Take Your Teen to Chess Club November 20
The Teen Chess Club at Highlands-Shelby Park Library is meeting in the Highlands this month and players of all skill levels are welcome. This club goes over the basics of the game, strategy and more. Everyone will get to play chess.
Teen Chess ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 19, 2023 in Louisville Events
Go on a Fall Hike This November
Hiking in the summer can turn into a bit of a nightmare. The weather gets hot, the bugs come out, you end up running out of water. It's a whole thing. But hiking in fall means kicking leaves around and walking against crisp, refreshing breezes. And ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 14, 2023 in Louisville Events
Make a Stained Glass Holiday Tree November 12
There are many different symbols associated with the winter holiday season. Candy canes, reindeer, Santa Claus, there are plenty to choose from. But one of the most iconic of them all is the holiday tree. So this November, learn how to make one out ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on November 10, 2023 in Louisville Events
Shop for Halloween Candy at the Sweet Spot This October
Halloween has its own thing going on. This holiday has its own decorations, its own color scheme, pumpkin-spiced coffee treats, costumes. But what’s the main thing about Halloween that really matters? Candy, of course! The entire holiday is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on October 29, 2023 in Louisville Events
Watch a Drink Contest September 28
The Bourbon Women Not Your Pink Drink Contest is coming to Louisville and you can be a judge. Anyone can be a judge, which means you can get a chance to try lots of specially made bourbon cocktails. Now, that’s just a good time.
Posted by Joe Hayden on September 25, 2023 in Louisville Events
Visit an Art Gallery This August
You might think of art galleries as quiet, stuffy places where you feel like you have to dress kind of fancy. Maybe some of them are like that. But the one you’ll find at Edenside Avenue isn’t, the Edenside Gallery. Located in the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 30, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take Some Pictures in the Park This August
What do you usually take pictures of to post on social media? Good food, maybe, nice outfits you're wearing, your pet? This August, take some fun pictures in a different location. This is one of the city's truly standout locations and it's gorgeous ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 28, 2023 in Louisville Events
See the LEGO Animals at the Louisville Zoo This August
The Louisville Zoo is full of exotic and interesting animals all through the year, not to mention all the landscaping you can find all over the zoo grounds. But this August, something a little different is here. This August, the Louisville Zoo is ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 26, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn to Love the Art of Mapmaking August 13
The Earth is surrounded by satellites and there are websites where you can actually look at any spot in the world to see what it really looks like. But for most of human history, people had to go out and see for themselves what the world looks like. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 9, 2023 in Louisville Events
Hear Live Music at the Seven Sense Festival August 4 and 5
Louisville is known among music lovers as a great place for up-and-coming acts. Many famous recording artists have come from Louisville, or performed here in the beginning of their career. This August, you have a chance to see some new and ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 4, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take the Teens to the Mid City Mall August 1
This August, take your middle or high school-aged student to a special teens meetup at Mid-City Mall. There will be snacks and games and opportunities for them to socialize with other teens before school begins.
The teens will gather ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on August 1, 2023 in Louisville Events
Watch Volleyball July 15 and 16
Operation Brightside has been helping to keep Louisville clean for over 30 years. The annual Brightside Volleyball Classic raises funds to support litter collection and lots of other cleanup activities in the city. That means you can help the ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 16, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Make Watercolors July 15
Art is one of the oldest human inventions. Even before writing existed, ancient humans put handprints and symbols of animals on cave walls. People have a long fascination with art and maybe one day, historians will carefully study the art that ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on July 11, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take Your Pup to a Dog Park Bar This June
Louisville is full of many beautiful parks. You can find many places where you can walk by a lake, look at gorgeous grass, enjoy the scenery. These parks are made for people. But PG&J's Dog Park Bar is made for dogs. This is an amazing ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 13, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Create a Home Portrait June 11
Throughout history, the greatest artists have learned how to use ink and watercolor to bring vivid scenes to life. Wouldn’t you like to learn how to do the same thing? Even if you’re just a beginner it’s no big deal. The subject ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on June 8, 2023 in Louisville Events
Sit and Sip Some Coffee This May
This May, head to the quirky, cool Frankfort Avenue area to visit Please and Thank You. This is an interesting little coffee shop with a menu chock-full of tasty things to drink. Sit and sip for a while and give yourself a little break this May. ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 31, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn the Skill of Book Making May 27
The modern world is pretty amazing with all its technology and all the things people can do now with just one device. But some things are becoming lost due to all this progress. Book making is becoming one of those lost skills. Books are even ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 22, 2023 in Louisville Events
Take Your Teen to the Craft Club May 23
Teens spend so much time on social media these days, they forget how to connect with each other in the real world. This May, take them to Teen Craft Club where they can socialize with each other and get a little bit creative, too. All the materials ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 20, 2023 in Louisville Events
Eat at the Annual Derby Breakfast May 6
Shouldn’t Derby Day, of all days, start with an elegant brunch? Before you go to the track or to a party or to your home to watch the race, go to a historic Louisville location for a bourbon-infused brunch at the 44th Annual Derby Breakfast....
Posted by Joe Hayden on May 5, 2023 in Louisville Events
Learn How to Make Art April 23
There are all kinds of ways to make art. Some people paint pictures and do sculpting, weave baskets or create incredible rugs. But nature creates its own art. This April, learn the art of Flower Steaming on Silk at the Preston Art Center. You can ...
Posted by Joe Hayden on April 22, 2023 in Louisville Events