You are here

Upcoming Events

all Events

Beaumont Branch - Large Meeting Room
Wednesday, March 27th - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Long before Belle Brezing made her appearance in Gone With the Wind under the name Belle Watling, she had achieved the status of a local folk hero in her native Lexington (or perennial villain, depending on your viewpoint). She was a poor girl who made good, a queen of the underworld, a hooker with a heart of gold. A rough childhood helped put her on a path... More Info
Central Library
Saturday, April 6th - 11:30 AM to 12:15 PM
Age Group(s): families, adults, baby (0-18 months)
Event Type(s):
Everyone is invited to join us for an pop-up birthday celebration! We'll gather on the first floor to enjoy a slice of cake, don party hats, and bid Central Library a happy 30th birthday! We'll also have memorabilia from Central's earliest days from our special collection on display. While supplies last- no registration required.   
Central Library - Farish Theater
Wednesday, May 1st - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
Event Type(s):
Join us for a riveting discussion about some of Lexington's most famous unsolved murders.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Saturday, May 11th - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Age Group(s): , ,
Event Type(s):
Screen and stage presentations as part of History Day, with additional events in the second-floor atrium and third-floor Kentucky Room.
Central Library
Saturday, May 11th - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, families, high school
Event Type(s):
The public is invited to join 4th-12th grade students from across Kentucky as they display and share their National History Day projects! Students will discuss their projects featuring topics from local, national, and world history. Presented in partnership with the Kentucky Historic Society.