Books may be the main event, but a Library’s got to look and feel its best too, yo. Louisville’s West branch will swing open its shiny, new doors this Saturday, September 8th following renovations of the historic space.
Feeling the call of your inner soothsayer? Get a heads up on the near future with the new Louisville Library series ‘What’s Next’. Join University of Louisville professor Dr. Keith Mountain for a look at the landscape of climate change this Thursday, September 6th, at 7pm at the Library’s Main branch.
Ok, so perhaps the “books” might be a mere backdrop to the music here, but who doesn’t love a mash-up between art forms? Loudon Wainwright III plays Sunday, August 26th, at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch at 7pm.
The newest and greenest member of the Louisville Library introduces an environmentally-minded lecture and workshop series, ‘A Sense of Place: The Natural Areas of Jefferson County’. Join National Weather Service representatives Mike Callahan tonight at 7pm at the Fairdale branch and Mike Crow at Jefferson Memorial Forest on Saturday as the duo discusses weather of the Ohio Valley.
Canning vegetables isn’t just for Grandma. With the presentation ‘Preserving Food the Old-Fashioned Way’ local writer and foodie Jeneen Whiche shares a hosts of food-saving secrets this Saturday, August 4th at the Louisville Free Public Library at 1pm.
Polish your lucky cat, break out the chopsticks and get ready to get your Cosplay on. The Louisville Free Public Library is hosting AnimeCon 9 for teens this Friday, August 3rd, at the Main branch.
This documentary tells the story of Houda al-Habash, a Muslim woman who founded a religious school for girls.
In conjunction with the new African-American baseball exhibition, UofL professor Bruce Tyler explores the societal effects of segregation with the presentation ‘Separate, Not Equal: The Ideology of Racial Segregation in America’. Catch him tonight at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch at 7pm.
America's pastime includes a rich history of challenges for African Americans. Join Dr. Bruce Tyler from the University of Louisville as he presents " Separate, Not Equal: The Ideology of Racial Segregation in America" at the Louisville Free Public Library main branch.
The reporter and author brings the social viewpoint of middle-agedness to the table with her new book, ‘In Our Prime’. Join Patricia Cohen at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch tomorrow, Wednesday, July 18th, at 7pm.
America's pastime includes a rich history of challenges for African Americans. Join P.J. Shelley from the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory as he presents "Louisville Slugger and the African American Baseball Experience" at the Louisville Free Public Library main branch.
Think you have what it takes to survive an evening at the library? Find out at a teen-only after-hours party filled with challenging activities based on some of your favorite books from this year’s Teen Summer Reading list.