March 18, 2013 - 10:00am
Spring is going to happen. Like – almost tomorrow (Wednesday, actually). Rediscover the outside world and traipse the trails with the nature nuts and writers, Sean Patrick Hill and Valerie Askren today, Monday, March 18th, at 7pm.
They tell you not to look at the sun, but when it’s this bright and this everywhere you are going to break the rules by simply opening your eyes. And so you do. And you were right: it’s everywhere. It’s golden hair in between the branches of trees. It...
September 26, 2012 - 12:02pm
Take in the colors of Fall at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens.
Having lived on the surface of the sun in New Orleans for the past six years, I haven’t really experienced Fall in a while. I’m looking forward to seeing those bright colors and crunching through dry leaves with my son. With the panoramic woodland views and beautiful gardens...
September 20, 2012 - 9:37am
Support the Louisville Children’s Museum by playing at the park this Friday, September 21
Have you heard the buzz about the awesome women who are working diligently to bring a children’s museum to Louisville? Well consider yourself in the know. The Louisville Children’s Museum project is moving along expediently and you can meet some of its founders Friday, ...
August 29, 2012 - 5:02pm
Jefferson Memorial Forest is offering a course designed to help everyone feel comfortable and confident in exploring the beauty of the forest and other natural areas in the region.
Perhaps you love nature and want to feel more comfortable out in the elements by yourself. Maybe you want to share a fun experience with your family or friends. You might even be one of the growing subset of people afraid of being left behind in the inevitable zombie apocalypse. Whatever your...
July 29, 2012 - 7:59pm
The Great Steamboat Race has only been rescheduled a few times since racing began in 1963.
This evening, the historic Belle of Louisville will be racing the Belle of Cincinnati on the mighty Ohio River beginning at 6 p.m.Traditionally, the race is held during the Kentucky Derby Festival, but high water on the river forced KDF officials to postpone the race.