February 7, 2013 - 11:40am
"Jackie and Me" pays tribute to American legend Jackie Robinson. It's a must-see for history buffs and baseball fans. One day only--February 23 at 2 and 5 pm at The Kentucky Center.
The only negative thing I can report about StageOne's latest play, a baseball story turned history and humanity lesson about #42 Jackie Robinson titled "Jackie and Me," is that you only have one day to see it—February 23 at 2:00 or 5:00 pm at The Kentucky Center. Of course, if...
July 29, 2012 - 7:55pm
Bellarmine University marks Black History Month with free lecture
The writings of the noted Trappist monk Thomas Merton will be celebrated with the annual Thomas Merton Black History Month Lecture this coming Wednesday, February 29 at Bellarmine University.
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
In conjunction with Black History Month, local historian and former Filson staffer, Peg Bogert, will explore the history of slavery in Kentucky this Thursday, February 16th at 12pm at The Filson Historical Society.
February is Black History Month, a time to reflect on both the struggles of race and the tremendous achievements in the African American community. While the issues of race, color and equal rights still continue to affect communities worldwide, the history of black and white relations in our own...
July 29, 2012 - 8:05pm
On Saturday February 4, 2012, after four years of collaborating with historians and research, the Carnegie Center for Art and History is unveiled “Remembered: the Life of Lucy Higgs Nichols.”
Lucy Higgs Nichols, a nurse with the 23rd Indiana Regiment during the Civil War and The Spanish American War, was also a brave female who escaped from slavery in 1862. After the Civil War, Nichols moved New Albany, Indiana and worked with the men of the 23rd Division Volunteers. She was...
July 29, 2012 - 8:01pm
Co-authors Kenneth Clay and Mervin Aubespin share their memories of life in Louisville’s bustling Walnut Street neighborhood tomorrow evening, Tuesday February 7th at 6pm.
Louisville loves its boroughs. Ask any Louisvillian well-settled into the beat of the city and they will readily identify their geographical roots within the realms of River City’s myriad and vibrantly-varied neighborhood communities. I cut my teeth in the East End, a safe – albeit...