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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Teen Book Club
Wed. March 20 from 4-5pm. (Ages 11-18) Come share a book that is inspired by a mythological tale or retelling. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Wed 3/20/19 at 4pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Third Thursdays at Troy
Thu. March 21 at 9:30am at Troy Presbyterian Church. (Adults) Retired Agricultural Economists Harry Hall and Fred Justus will discuss the economics of the Red River Gorge dam that was first proposed in the 1960s. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Troy Presbyterian Church
Versailles, KY

Thu 3/21/19 at 9:30am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Val Schirmer, Three Toads Farm
Founders Lecture and Bur Oak Society
University of Kentucky – E.S. Good Barn
Lexington, KY

Thu 3/21/19 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friday Coffee Club
Fri. March 22 at 9:30am. (Adults) This week's speaker is novelist, musician, and teacher Frank Messina. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Fri 3/22/19 at 9:30am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friday Morning Book Club
Fri. March 22 at 9:30am. (Adults) Discuss Circling the Sun by Paula McClain. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Fri 3/22/19 at 9:30am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Women's Voices of Ashland Tour
This new tour features the women of Ashland who span a century of social, cultural and political evolution. It gives voice to the causes they championed, the challenges they faced and the heartache they suffered. The changing role of women in America from ...
Ashland – The Henry Clay Estate
Lexington, KY

Fri 3/22/19 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Sat 3/23/19 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Fri 3/29/19 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Sat 3/30/19 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Fri 4/5/19 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Cafe Shambhala
Join a gathering of old and new practitioners every Saturday from 10 a.m. until noon for free meditation instruction, practice, discussion, social time and refreshments. Instructors are available for meditation instruction and to answer questions about med...
Shambhala Meditation Center of Lexington
Lexington, KY

Sat 3/23/19 at 10am-12pm
Sat 3/30/19 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/6/19 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/13/19 at 10am-12pm
Sat 4/20/19 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Winter Tree I.D. Workshop
Learn the basics of winter tree identification including tips and tricks to identify common Kentucky trees by silhouette, bark, bud and leaf scar. Cost: $10. Pre-registration is required. Direct questions and registrations to arboretum@uky.edu or (859...
The Arboretum (State Botanical Garden of Kentucky)
Lexington, KY

Sat 3/23/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
“What Are You Reading?” Book Group
Mondays at 12pm. Broaden your reading horizons. Share your favorite new book and author. Enjoy coffee, a snack, and lively discussions. No assigned books! No sign up necessary.
Woodford County Library – Midway Branch
Midway, KY

Mon 3/25/19 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Midway Toastmasters Club Meetings
Are you looking to build your confidence? Grow as a leader? Improve your communication and public speaking skills? Visit Midway Toastmasters. It will change your life.
Midway University – Anne Hart Raymond Center
Midway, KY

Mon 3/25/19 at 6pm-7:25pm
Mon 4/1/19 at 6pm-7:25pm
Mon 4/8/19 at 6pm-7:25pm
Mon 4/15/19 at 6pm-7:25pm
Mon 4/22/19 at 6pm-7:25pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
How I Coped with Bullying
Tue. March 26 at 6:30pm. (Adults) Griffin Lilly will discuss his experiences with being bullied and ways he found to endure and heal. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Tue 3/26/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Tuesday Evening Book Club
Tue. March 26 at 6:30pm at Versailles Brewing Co. (Adults) Discuss Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Tue 3/26/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Fireside Chat: Teaching from Experience
Fri. March 29 at from 6-7pm. (Adults) Former WCHS engineering teacher Jean Porter will discuss her challenging experiences as a woman in engineering at IBM and NASA. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Fri 3/29/19 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Community Event, Signing/Readings
Elizabeth Rouse Fielder Book Signing
The Jack Jouett House will open its tour season with a book signing by Elizabeth Rouse Fielder, author of a new book, Kentucky's Joseph C.S. Blackburn Soldier, Statesman and a Friend of All. The book is the story of Joseph C.S. Blackburn, a young lawyer ...
Jack Jouett House Historic Site
Versailles, KY

Sat 3/30/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Lexington Ballet Company: Tales of Beatrix Potter Story Time
Lexington Ballet will bring the classic Tales of Beatrix Potter for a story time! Come meet some of the fun characters from the ballet. Perfect for all ages. *This event is FREE*
Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Lexington, KY

Sat 3/30/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Box Lunch Lecture
Terri Dolan, Executive Director of ASHA will speak about the primary mission of the American Saddlebred Horse Association and its strategic plan to promote this breed. This will include it’s historical reference and the versatility of the breed today. B...
American Saddlebred Museum
Lexington, KY

Thu 4/4/19 at 12:30pm-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
R.C. May Photography Lecture Series: Michael Flomen
Acclaimed photographer, Michael Flomen will discuss his work and his processes in another in the series of R.C. May Photography Lectures. In his monumental photographs, Michael Flomen connects to the pulse and substance of the natural world. He takes swath...
University of Kentucky – Bill Gatton Student Center
Lexington, KY

Fri 4/5/19 at 4pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Book signing: Time for Marriage: 50 Tips for Finding Mr. Right
Book signing - Time for Marriage: 50 Tips for Finding Mr. Right. This book is based on a romantic comedy movie that's currently being pitched to producers
Wild Fig Books and Coffee
Lexington, KY

Sat 4/6/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Kentucky Great Writers Series: Mary Ann Taylor-Hall, Christopher P. Collins, Constance Merritt
The Kentucky Great Writers Series connects readers to authors in an intimate setting. Please join us on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 for readings from Mary Ann Taylor-Hall’s Out of Nowhere: New and Selected Poems, Christopher P. Collins’ My American Night, and C...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Tue 4/9/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Authors @ Ashland
Our Authors @ Ashland Series kicks off with Foster Ockerman Jr. speaking about his new book, "Hidden History of Horse Racing in Kentucky." Guests will enjoy a choice of two lunch selections from the Ginkgo Tree Cafe, and signed books will be available for ...
Ashland – The Henry Clay Estate
Lexington, KY

Wed 4/24/19 at 12pm-1pm
    

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