In the tradition of campfire ghost stories, multiple locales in the Louisville area are celebrating this Halloween with scary storytelling events. Find out when and where.
Former ‘GQ’ editor turned novelist, Thomas Mallon brings his newest release, ‘Watergate’ to the Louisville Free Public Library this Monday, June 18th at 7pm.
Get your early spring on with some free poetry at the Louisville Free Public Library! Maureen Morehead and Kathleen Driskell will read from their latest releases tonight, Wednesday, March 14th, at the Main branch starting at 7pm.
Quick! Have you used a computer in the last 5 seconds? (If you answered “no” then we seriously need to talk about your grip on reality…). Come and learn the true tall tale about the creation of the device that changed our world; author and science historian, George Dyson, will present his book ‘Turing’s Cathedral’ at 7pm tonight, Monday, March 12th, at the Library.
Building model airplanes? That is so 1950 (not that 1950 wasn’t a good year for those who may have been there). Find a creative match for your life with help from some locals as part of the Library’s Boom Time Series this Wednesday, February 22nd at 6pm.
The need to provide care for an ill or aging family increases as we round the corners of maturity. Let the Library’s Boom Time Series provide some options, ideas and personal experiences about care-giving for your life this Wednesday, February 15th at 6pm.
Seventy-five years ago the Ohio flooded our River City in Louisville’s worst natural disaster of the 20th century. Join a team of local historians, authors and journalists this Tuesday, February 7th at 7pm, as the Library explores the extraordinary measures taken during The Great Flood.
Join restaurateur and NY Times bestselling author Gabrielle Hamilton as she shares her memoir, ‘Blood, Bones & Butter’, at the Library’s Main branch this Saturday, January 28th at 2pm.
Learn the best ways to keep your noggin healthy, wealthy and wise from UofL chair of Neurology, Dr. Robert Friedland. Join him as part of the Boom Time Series at the Library’s Main branch tomorrow, Wednesday, January 18th, at 6pm
As Baby Boomers begin that graceful swan dive into the golden years, the Library presents a discussion about physical wellbeing with Dr. Bryant Stamford on Wednesday, January 11th, as part of the special health and wellness series, Boom Time
The beloved author and illustrator of more than 100 children’s books comes to life with the exhibition "In a Nutshell: The Worlds of Maurice Sendak" opening tomorrow, January 4th, at the Main branch
There’s always room for a little more Holiday spirit! Join in the discussion tomorrow, December 21st, at the Louisville Library’s Main branch as the Mayor’s Book Club revisits this seasonal classic.