Not to be Missed: Upcoming Events!

Even though we are stuck in the final, dark days of winter, The University Press of Kentucky has plenty of great events happening to sustain you until that first day of spring. For more information check out our official calendar of events.

Friday, February 18 @ 5:30 pm

Lexington Downtown Public Library- Central Library Gallery

Join us for February Gallery Hop, Presented by LexArts! The Central Library Gallery is exhibiting photos and memorabilia in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps and Kentucky’s Volunteers. Maybe you haven’t heard? We have a new book Available Now: Voices From the Peace Corps: 50 Years of Kentucky Volunteers. Stop by the gallery to learn about the book, pick up your invitation for the big launch event, and meet the authors!

Saturday, February 19 @ 6:30 pm

Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill

This one’s for all the Bourbon lovers out there! Spend a toasty, winter evening enjoying delicious bourbon cocktails prepared by master mixologist, Joy Perrine and learn why bourbon and food are a natural team from author and culinary authority, Susan Reigler. The Shaker Village culinary team will prepare a four course, bourbon inspired dinner. $85 per person. Reservations – (800) 734-5611 x1545 Click here for more information on Perrine and Reigler’s book: The Kentucky Bourbon Cocktail Book

Saturday, February 25 @ 5:30 pm

Lexington Downtown Public Library- Central Library Gallery

Join us for the launch of Voices from the Peace Corps: 50 Years of Kentucky Volunteers by Angene and Jack Wilson. We’ll be celebrating with Kentucky-Ecuador Partners and the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History. Come by to see the exhibit in the Central Library Gallery featuring photos and memorabilia from 50 years of Kentucky volunteers, buy the book and have it signed, and sample foods from around the globe!

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized on by .

About University Press of Kentucky

The University Press of Kentucky has a dual mission—the publication of books of high scholarly merit in a variety of fields for a largely academic audience and the publication of books about the history and culture of Kentucky, the Ohio Valley region, the Upper South, and Appalachia. The Press is the statewide mandated nonprofit scholarly publisher for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, operated as an agency of the University of Kentucky and serving all state institutions of higher learning, plus five private colleges and Kentucky's two major historical societies.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s