Kentucky Events


Live @ Your Library: The Caudills of the Cumberlands

Anne Caudill, wife of the late Harry Caudill, and biographer Terry Cummins will recount the legendary life of Harry Caudill and the important history created by Night Comes to the Cumberlands. Appalachian activist Harry Caudill investigated the historical poverty of the Appalachian region and focused nationwide attention on the plight of Appalachia's residents.
DATE: Oct. 7, 5:30-7:30 pm
LOCATION: Grand Reading Room, John Grant Crabbe Main Library, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond

At Home in Kentucky: An Evening with Dave Shuffett

Sponsored by the Friends of EKU Libraries. Reservations are $35 per person and can be made by calling 859-622-1072 before Nov. 7. The Annual Celebration features Dave Shuffett, host of KET's Kentucky Life, and flute music by the Appalachian Aires. Shuffett will take guests on a virtual journey to Kentucky's iconic locations. A buffet-style meal will be provided and copies of Shuffett's My Kentucky Life will be available for sale.
DATE: Nov. 13, reception at 5:30 pm, dinner and presentation at 6:30 pm
LOCATION: Keen Johnson Building, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond