Take a cooking class at Cooking at the Cottage in St. Matthews with "Louisville Life." Also, visit Sunergos Coffee, the winner of "America's Best Espresso" competition at CoffeeFest and sample Kentucky's signature dish, the Hot Brown, at the place where it originated 80 years ago - Louisville's Brown Hotel.
Kim Baker recalls watching the gala grand opening of the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts when she was a child. Her television flashed pictures of Charlton Heston, Jessye Norman, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., and other celebrities walking the red carpet into the shiny new performing arts complex that opened in downtown Louisville in 1983. The venue is known as the Kentucky Center, or Kentucky Center for the Arts, or simply, KCA.
In this KET Special Report, we examine the unique challenges facing teenagers in today's society and explore strategies that ensure every adolescent arrives at adulthood protected and prepared.
"Louisville Life" explores the Thomas Merton story, including a visit to Bellarmine University, the official repository of his archives. Also Part 4 of the ongoing series on the city's Olmsted Parks, the Little Loomhouse, and Mark Wourms, executive director of Bernheim Forest, talks about YES! Fest, (a Year of Environment and Sustainability).
Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame Ceremony 2015
As the first living author to be inducted into the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame, Wendell Berry has the privilege to celebrate the wealth of literary talent the state has been able to offer.
Take in the sights and sounds of the Kentucky Science Center in downtown Louisville; visit the Louisville Free Public Library's latest branch, the Southwest Regional Library; ThrowBack Louisville looks at former Mayor Charles Farnsley, the city leader who helped promote the Louisville Orchestra worldwide; an interview with Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer; and Operation Parent in Oldham County helps parents with teens.
The folks at the Distilled Spirits Epicenter take distilling so seriously they've created Moonshine University. "Louisville Life" pays a visit. Also on the program, we travel with City Taste Tours; meet Kevin Wardell, chief administrative officer with Norton Cancer Institute and president of Rotary Club of Louisville; and visit Roundhouse Electric Trains.