More than 30 Kentuckiana students from grades K-12 were honored tonight at The Henry Clay for their artistic achievement in the Kentucky Derby Festival Student Art Contest. For the sixth year in a row, the event was held in conjunction with the Festival's annual Poster Premiere. The students' winning artworks were also displayed at the poster unveiling event, held prior to the Student Art Contest Awards.
Forty-four community leaders were selected to participate in the Bingham Fellows Class of 2012. They will use their skills, broad knowledge base and range of experience to explore how to maximize the family’s role in each child’s academic life and what role the community can play. As the community rallies around the goal of 55,000 Degrees and creating a college-going culture, the 2012 Bingham Fellows will continue the program’s over 20-year legacy of tackling the most timely and impactful challenges of our region.
Locust Grove hosts its first Historical Ball on January 21, 2012, from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m, in the Audubon Room auditorium in the Visitors Center.
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday are all great times to shop local for everyone on your holiday shopping list.
Join Brooklawn Child and Family Services for their Bright Lights of Brooklawn Holiday Event on Sunday, December 4, 2011 from 5:30 p.m.to 7:30 p.m.
Shop at Work the Metal today, November 17, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and 20% of all sales during the event benefit the Neighborhood Place Families R Us Store.
Tomorrow night is set to be a fun filled night with champagne, carats and cupcakes at Merkley Kendrick Jewelers; hosted by former Southern Belles cast member Hadley Hartz.
Barry Wooley Designs (BWD) and Xstreme Media had their ribbon cutting event yesterday at their new renovated warehouse space at 835 East Main Street which is located in the NuLu District of Downtown Louisville.
The 2011 Salute to the Legends is a fun kick-off to the basketball tournament season. Former University of Louisville, University of Kentucky and Bellarmine coaches and players, along with other sports celebrities will sign autographs and answer questions. Featured Legends at this time include Coach Denny Crum; Rick Robey; Jack Givens; Kyle Macy; Billy Reed; Paul Rogers and Tony Stallings. New this year, in celebration of our commitment to the female youths we serve, we are pleased to welcome Female Legends Patti Cooksey and Tori Murden McClure.
The historic Belle of Louisville will host Thanksgiving Riverside, an upscale buffet dinner served dockside on Thursday, November 24th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Legendary Lady will be transformed into a holiday wonderland, with live harp and strings music and traditional holiday decorations.
The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft (KMAC), located at 715 West Main Street, will host the 10th Annual Martinis & Mistletoe party on Thursday, December 8th from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. This popular holiday event will include Finlandia martinis, appetizers, live seasonal music by John Austin Clark and friends, and special trunk shows by Kea Carpets and Kilims, and jewelry designer Summer Eliason. Guests can also shop from a huge selection of artwork in the Museum's award-winning Gallery Shop and Holidazzle exhibit.
Join The Voice-Tribune for our Breeders' Cup Fascinator & Fedora contest tonight at Churchill Downs. The fashion contest will reward two race fans with $5,000 each; one wearing a fascinator and one wearing a fedora. All attendees are invited to participate. The contest takes place in the Aristides Garden located in the paddock area at Churchill Downs