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Special Event: Horse Racing, History/Science
Man O' War: The Mostest Horse That Ever Was
He is an American icon, born in Kentucky, who would go on to capture the country's imagination as well as 20 of 21 starts in his racing career. To celebrate his 100th anniversary, the Kentucky Horse Park is creating a yearlong Man o' War celebration. There...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 - Wed 11/1/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Equestrian
Legends of the Saddlebred World: The Lives & Times of Tom & Donna Moore
Tom and Donna Moore were innovators and game changers in the Saddlebred industry, both as a team and separately. They put together several dynasties of show horses never before matched by a public training stable, and their names are synonymous with world’...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology
Final Cut Pro X Basics
Learn how to use the professional film and television industry standard software to create your own video project. This class will cover basic video and audio editing, as well as adding audio and video effects. Prerequisite: iMovie.
Lexington Public Library – Northside Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 at 10am
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Community Event
Health Chats about Diabetes
Health Chats about Diabetes, 4-5 p.m., Nathaniel Mission, 1109 Versailles Rd, Suite 400. Free. Sponsored by the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department. For more information, call 859-288-2446.
Nathaniel United Methodist Mission
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 at 4pm-5pm
Special Event: Education, Social Event, Seminar
Lunch with excelerate and Google
Excelerate Digital invites you to a lunch and learn featuring a speaker from Google. We'll bring insight about the latest trends in digital marketing that can help grow your business
Signature Club
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 at 11am
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Mindfulness Meditation Class
When sensations of feeling hurried create a life that is passing us by, meditation is a useful skill to enable us to stop and smell the roses. Through our 5-week course in Mindfulness, we can collect ourselves with focus to set intentions and open to the ...
Yoga Meditation & Therapy Center
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 at 6pm-7pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Tue 5/30/17 at 6pm-7pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Tue 6/6/17 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Film
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid Screening, introduced by Kris Kristofferson
We are thrilled to announce that Kris Kristofferson, frequent collaborator and longtime friend of Harry Dean Stanton, will join us for a Harry Dean Stanton Fest fundraising event on Tuesday, May 23. To raise money for the annual non-profit festival (schedu...
The Kentucky Theatre
Lexington, KY

Tue 5/23/17 at 7pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Community Event
Gestational Diabetes Class
Gestational Diabetes Class, 1 – 2 pm, Lexington-Fayette Co. Health Department PH Clinic South, 2433 Regency Road. Free class for pregnant women diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes to learn about controlling blood sugar to have a healthy pregnancy. For more...
Lexington-Fayette County Health Department
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 at 1pm-2pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family
Memorial Day Celebration (Campers Only)
Come visit the Kentucky Horse Park Campground to enjoy the kick off of Summer. The junior-sized Olympic pool will open Friday May 26th at 10:00 a.m. During the five night stay, campers will be treated to an ice cream social, crafts for the kids, live music...
Kentucky Horse Park Campground
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 11am-9pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Special Event
Mindfulness Meditation Course for School Teachers
School teachers can learn to quiet the mind, cope well with stress, and deepen resilience through Mindfulness in Awareness meditation practice. Meditation practice helps create a pause before we act, which enables us to connect with inner calm and patience...
Yoga Meditation & Therapy Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 6/7/17 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 6/14/17 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 6/21/17 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Special Event: Folk Art/Crafts
Wednesday Quilting Friends
Bring your project, supplies, and sewing machine and join us for creative fun. We love to share ideas and help each other along the way. All skill levels are welcome.
Lexington Public Library – Eastside Branch
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 at 9:30am-2pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 9:30am-2pm
Wed 6/7/17 at 9:30am
Wed 6/14/17 at 9:30am
Wed 6/21/17 at 9:30am
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Parents/Parenting, Seminar
Workshop: How to Create More Love & Joy in the Parent/Child Relationship
Have you found it a struggle sometimes to really connect with your children on an emotional level? If so, this 90-minute workshop may help. You will first discover how your emotional brain influences the connections you have with your children on both an...
Facilitative Healing Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 at 6pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi
Yoga Classes for Beginners
Learn the yoga basics of slow stretch, breathing awareness, and relaxation training in small classes at a gentle pace. Designed for those with no previous Yoga training. Class-size is limited, so preregistration is necessary. A new-student discount is avai...
Yoga Meditation & Therapy Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 5/24/17 at 6pm-7:10pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 6pm-7:10pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 6pm-7:10pm
Mon 6/5/17 at 6pm-7:10pm
Wed 6/7/17 at 6pm-7:10pm
Special Event: Community Event
Alzheimer's/Dementia Caregiver Support Group
This support group, sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, is available to all family and friend caregivers of a person with Alzheimer’s disease or any other form of dementia. The group provides a safe space to share frustrations and successes, learn f...
Richmond Place
Lexington, KY

Thu 5/25/17 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Thu 7/27/17 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Tour
Ghost Hunt at Waveland
Ghost Hunt – Is Waveland Haunted? Come find out on Friday, May 26th, 2017 The Lexington Paranormal Research Society will conduct a ghost hunt at Waveland. Tickets are $20 at the gate. No reservations required. All interested, meet at the cabin at 8:00 p.m...
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY

Fri 5/26/17 at 8pm-12am
Special Event: Fair/Festival
Salt Works Appalachian Homecoming
Celebration of all things Appalachian, Bluegrass music, food, crafts, storytelling, kids entertainment, etc. On Friday night a production of Monkey Dumplins Community Theater, Coal: the heart, the lifeblood,the burden of the mountains. Featuring Steve Gull...
Salt Works Pioneer Village
Manchester, KY

Fri 5/26/17 at 5pm-10pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 12pm-10pm
Special Event: Community Event, Running, 5k, For the Family, Night, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Benefit/Fundraiser
The Glo Run - Chip Timed - Lexington
The Glo Run is a night time 5K thru a Neon Luau themed glowing wonderworld of a course. You will be taking selfies galore in front of huge glowing pineapples, giant glowing luau dancers, light shows and more.
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Fri 5/26/17 at 9pm
Special Event: Antiques, Fair/Festival, Flea Market
Vintage Market Days presents Home Sweet Home
Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor/outdoor market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and a little more.
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Fri 5/26/17 - Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Volunteer Event, Social Event
Dress for Success Lexington's Memorial Day Sale!
Dress for Success Lexington Memorial Day sale will feature bargains in sizes ranging from 0 to 4X, designer and vintage items, dresses, suits, handbags, shoes, jewelry, and more - and it's all for ladies! Grab bag specials, along with drawings and hourly s...
Dress for Success Lexington
Lexington, KY

Sat 5/27/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Tour, Food/Tasting, Social Event
Kentucky Proud Tasting
Join us Saturdays from 10 – 2 for a Kentucky Proud Tasting at Boone Creek Creamery. Every Saturday we sample many KY Proud products made right here in the bluegrass. We also sample our unique, delicious artisan cheese varieties made by our Master Cheesemak...
Boone Creek Creamery
Lexington, KY

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 6/10/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 6/17/17 at 10am-2pm
Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-2pm

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