ANNUAL EVENTS

  • October 20, 2014

    National Day on Writing

    National Day on Writing Monday, October 20 9:00 am-8:00 pm (writing stations around Lexington) FREE Join the Carnegie Center as we celebrate National Day on Writing, an initiative of the National Council of Teachers of English. Throughout the day, visit our writing tables at bookstores, coffe...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Monday, October 20
    • Time:
      8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Addl Info:
         

      <strong>9-11AM:</strong>
      Coffee Times
      A Cup of Commonwealth
      Third Street Stuff

      <strong>11AM-1PM:</strong>
      Good Foods
      Common Grounds
      North Lime Coffee & Donuts

      <strong>1-3PM:</strong>
      Morris Book Shop
      Joseph-Beth
      Barnes & Noble

      <strong>6-8PM:</strong>
      Natasha’s
      Coffea
      Sqecial Media

  • November 7, 2014

    Carnegie Classics: Catcher in the Rye

    Even though we hate such a phony word, you're in for a "grand" night at our third annual Carnegie Classics event featuring The Catcher in the Rye, Friday, November 7, 7:00 pm. Come clap for all the wrong reasons as we feature the Jessie Laine Powell Jazz Trio, local fi...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Friday, November 7
    • Time:
      7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, Kentucky, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      $15.00
    • Addl Info:
         

      $15 in advance/ $20 at the door

      *Open Bar and generous hors d’oeuvres

  • October 23, 2014

    International Eating and Reading Night

    Savor the international literary and culinary flavors of the Bluegrass region! Bring an ethnic dish to share, along with a poem in your native language to read (optional). We’ll enjoy the tastes and sounds of a variety of cuisines and languages. Join us as we celebrate Central Kentucky’s dive...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Thursday, October 23
    • Cost:
      FREE
    • Addl Info:
         

      6:00 pm – Dinner
      6:30 pm – Open-Mic
      (3-min limit per reader)
      7:00 pm – Featured Readers
      FREE

  • November 20, 2014

    The Houses Of Richard B. Isenhour

    Today the term "mid-century modern" designates a design movement in American housing that began after World War II. The postwar era was a time of new beginnings, with some designers creating a new look in housing for the modern age. Along with architects across Thursday, November 20 6:15 pm FREE ...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Thursday, November 20
    • Cost:
      FREE
    • Addl Info:
         

      6:15 PM