December 12, 2011 - 10:58am
This is not Pottery Barn. Join Warren and Julie Payne as they present their new book, "Clear as Mud: Early 20th Century Kentucky Art Pottery", at The Filson Historical Society tomorrow at noon.
The art of sculpting clay into usable form by hand is perhaps one of our oldest human traditions. Buried underneath the top layer of our concrete and technological modern detritus are the collected shards of our hand-formed story, hidden in the dirt. We make things well; we are a breed...
July 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
The InKY Reading Series is this Friday at the Bard's Town and features Heather Summers, Sarah Gorham, and Michael Griffin after a short open mic session.
December 6, 2011 - 11:30am
Prepare to be amazed with the grandeur and the glow of our Earth at night. Douglas Keeney will present Lights of Mankind: The Earth at Night as Seen from Space at the Library's St. Matthew's branch tomorrow, December 7th, at 7pm
It has been said that the night belongs to lovers. I suppose “said” is a subtle term – wailed as a raw and sexual anthem is perhaps more appropriate. Being the diurnal creatures that we are biologically meant to be, the nighttime has forever held an intoxicating allure...
December 6, 2011 - 11:00am
Now truly ask yourself: does Dad really need another scarf this year? Give the gift of erudition! Shop local and buy books; Carmichael's has got you covered with their 2011 Holiday Catalog.
It’s that most wonderful time of the year. Have you retrieved your boxes from the basement, yet? For ‘tis now when garlands slither around banisters, lights glow from the boughs of bushes and the ugly ornaments are placed at the back of the tree. Ah…Christmas...
April 4, 2012 - 4:38pm
Revisit this classic Holiday story with some special guests from the Louisville Ballet! Family storytime at the Library just got a little more magical.
For many adults, the Holiday season can be a time of hair-raising stress. There are relatives to be wrangled, pies to be baked, trees to be trimmed and endless rounds of wondering if Santa will be able to afford all the right presents. Let’s not even talk about the shopping...