September 6, 2013 - 1:42pm
Stimulate your children's mind, introduce them to technology and build their confidence with these six DIY Maker workshops that incorporate creativity and technology.
The Maker movement is spreading across the globe, and people across America are jumping on board. Makers are Do-it-yourselfers: folks who recylce parts to make cool new things.
January 14, 2013 - 6:30pm
Visit the Planetarium this winter to learn about Louisville's night sky, watch a movie, or have a stellar birthday party.
On Friday night, my eight year-old son attended a free workshop at the Louisville Planetarium (officially Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium) called "Using your Telescope," an event intended to teach folks--kids and grown-ups alike--how to use that cool, fancy piece of equipment...
June 23, 2012 - 12:17am
AmericanStyle magazine ranks Louisville 23rd favorite destination for art.
Louisville’s celebration for art has been no secret to anyone that has lived in, or visited the area. With abundant visual art museums, theatres such as The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, and ample festivals that celebrate art ranging from music, dance, and theatre, it is no...
July 29, 2012 - 8:08pm
Ready to bond over book-making? Sign up and try out a number of book and paper making sessions tomorrow, Saturday, June 23rd, at Historic Locust Grove.
Books are sensuous creatures. While stereotypically associated with the “nerd persona” – a generally asexual and reserved aura – these innocently-cloaked and unobtrusive paper animals have a rich flesh experience that I, personally, find intoxicating (probably because...
July 29, 2012 - 8:02pm
Eric Carle, creator of beloved children's books for nearly half a century, is celebrating his 83rd birthday this month. The Louisville Visual Art Association and the Louisville Free Public Library are teaming up for the June 'Art Buffet' to honor his life and achievements in children's literature, and the whole family is invited to join the party.
For the past forty years, Eric Carle has been one of the biggest names in children’s literature, and for good reason. Ask any parents today what they remember best about their own childhoods and they are guaranteed to mention reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar, a classic that has topped best...