July 27, 2012 - 2:07pm
Historic Kentucky Landmarks
Kentucky Author, Robert Powell, establishes a new landmark with his book, “Historic Kentucky Landmarks”.
Author, artist, and historian, Robert Powell has released more than 35 books mostly with regards to Kentucky. In his new release, “Historic Kentucky Landmarks,” he has more than 100 beautiful pen-ink drawings depicting Kentucky’s heritage with wonderful narratives. Some of the...
June 1, 2012 - 11:50am
The Little Loomhouse presents the 4th annual Spin-a-Yarn Storytelling Festival t
Storytime doesn’t need to end with kindergarten. Get in on the tradition as The Little Loomhouse presents music, demonstrations and storytelling from eleven talented locals this Saturday, June 2nd, at 11am.
As much as I treasure the soft and supple physical skin of my beloved books, their prominence in our human history is a relatively newfangled innovation.  Before every plebeian on the planet was hip to the literacy jive – and long before reading became vogue (did this actually happen...
October 31, 2011 - 2:08pm
Travel back in time to the founding of our fair city at Locust Grove, where their annual Eighteenth Century Market Fair boasts period-correct entertainers, goods for sale, and a thrilling Revolutionary War reenactment on the stunning grounds.
After founding a city like Louisville, where might one retire? On the wild frontier of the eighteenth-century Ohio River Valley, it's difficult to imagine an easy retirement for anyone, but George Rogers Clark, father of River City, was one of the lucky ones. The historic home of Locust Grove,...
July 22, 2011 - 11:02pm
Everyone is invited to celebrate 50 years of public ownership of Locust Grove with food, drinks, games of the era, and fun. All afternoon there will be free admission for all, great food, and the music of 1961.
Just off River Road, on Blankenbaker Lane, is wonderful Locust Grove; one of the brightest jewels in ante bellum Louisville’s crown.  The home was visited by presidents James Monroe, Andrew Jackson, and Zachary Taylor, and was a stopping point for famed explorers Meriwether Lewis and...
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