October 13, 2011 - 10:00am
Saturday events around the city welcome all sorts of patrons who are looking for family and city friendly fun.
Three notable “healthy Louisville” events will be occurring Saturday morning. One for a good cause, one for the city as a whole, and one just for fun these three civic minded events provide ways for families to get out and do something good for themselves and the city as a whole this...
July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
by Eve Lee
Highlands day camp offered in late June for kids K-6
Registration is now open for the Camp Odyssey summer program, which will take place this June at the Passionist Earth & Spirit Center in the Highlands. The fun and educational program is designed to help children connect with the Earth, awakening a sense of awe and wonder about the planet we...
January 19, 2011 - 10:15am
What is Up for Idiots and Down for Dummies? Find out at Winter Adventure Weekend at Carter Caves.
Winter Adventure Weekend at Carter Caves State Resort Park is January 28 to 30. It's hard to believe, but $25 is all it costs for access to events such as cave trips, a fire building workshop, rappelling off a bridge (aka Down for Dummies), an archaeological study, birding, guided hikes, and a...
January 11, 2011 - 10:30am
Sometimes I forget that hiking in the winter has its unique joys....
With snow on the ground this past weekend, I thought it would be nice to hike at Jefferson Memorial Forest. Temperatures being in the twenties, I wasn't looking for a long hike, so I took the Yost Ridge Trail from the Welcome Center, merged with the Mitchell Hill Lake trail, and hiked up to the...
December 20, 2010 - 2:00pm
Hidden amidst an industrial park, Lexington's McConnell Springs provides a history lesson and hiking for visitors.
McConnell Springs in Lexington, Kentucky offers a fascinating blend of history and natural wonder. In 1775, William McConnell camped at this spring and named the area "Lexington" in honor of the first battle of the American Revolution. Over the years, this reliable spring was the site of a...