March 20, 2013 - 10:00am
Dig a little little deeper for your family roots at Genealogy Day at the Louisvi
Dig a little little deeper for your family roots at Genealogy Day at the Louisville Free Public Library-Main Branch this Saturday, March 23rd.
Who among us hasn’t heard, “You have your grandma’s eyes” or “You get that stubborn streak from your Uncle Joe” or even “Your laugh sounds just like your great-aunt Rose’s.” Sure, when children we tend to roll our eyes at stuff like this but...
March 19, 2013 - 12:00pm
If you’re planning on being in the Louisville Area during your child’s spring break, you may be interested in a variety of spring break camps or touring the city yourself during April 1-5.
After a busy summer vacation spent in Michigan last year, and putting down a nice chunk of pocket change at the Sugar Bowl in Lou’Orleans over NYE, my family and I have decided to take a break this spring break. Isn’t it ironic that families need a break during their breaks?If you...
March 18, 2013 - 5:53pm
“Lifelong learning should always look this cool and be this fun,” Fischer said.
"This is what a 21st century library should look like and we have it right here at Bon Air.”
Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, Library Director Craig Buthod and a group of eager young teens were on hand this morning to officially launch the Bon Air Library’s new Teen Computer Center. Known as the “The Loft,” the teen center features ten new computers, contemporary seating...
March 11, 2013 - 12:28pm
Make-It-Yourself at the Library with ‘Make Magazine’ founder Dale Dougherty
Spotlighted tonight as part of the Louisville Free Public Library’s ‘What’s Next’ Series, Make-It-Yourself pioneer Dale Dougherty will present on the rise of DIY in today’s culture starting at 7pm.
My hands are very small.  Like, the wrap-around-your-finger kind that little kids can do.  It wasn’t always this way.  The proportions were normal in 1996 – a frozen and documented moment that I can prove with a cement cast of my palms.  And that’s it. ...
March 6, 2013 - 3:22pm
Author Jon Gertner discusses the story of technology and innovation at the Libra
Tinkering, toying and maybe some puffs of smoke – author Jon Gertner brings his new book, ‘The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation’, to the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch tonight, March 6th, at 7pm.
One side.  That is the absolute best that I can do.  Give me a dark corner, some time alone, an idle mind and yes – I will reach for that Rubik’s cube.  I will squeeze – delightfully so – all the little squares together, spongy and springy the way that they...