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Category Archives: History
Kentucky is home to many prolific and accomplished poets. Since April is National Poetry Month, there’s no better time to enjoy works from Kentucky writers.
Celebrate Women’s History Month this March by testing your women’s history knowledge.
Women’s History Month (2022)
What’s the proper way to fold, raise, lower and retire an American flag? Local Eagle Scouts have partnered with the library to teach just that. Read more
January is National Hobby Month and the perfect time to indulge in your favorite interests and activities. Read more
Explore regional history with our Spotlight Series, which brings three authors to our Newport Branch this August. Read more
Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the United States of America on June 19, 1865. Read more
Learn the history of the Shakers in our region and their surprising innovations in marketing and growth that became more widespread later in American history.
June is officially underway, and so are the Pride Month celebrations!
How will we tell the history of the COVID-19 pandemic?