Before you attend an in-person event, class, or tutoring session, please review our COVID-19 policies.

IMPORTANT NOTICE RE COVID-19: Please note any interaction with the general public poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19. We cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed while attending Carnegie Center classes and events.


We use air purifiers/scrubbers in our classrooms as well as fans to promote air circulation.

• On days when weather permits, we open our windows to allow the circulation of fresh air.

• We’ve installed touch-free hand sanitizer stations throughout our building.

• Employees who are not well are not working in the building.


For Non-Ticketed Events & "At The Door" Ticket Purchases – Attendees Must Register Upon Arrival:

STEP 1: Locate the Attendee Registration Table and Laptop.

STEP 2: Type your FULL NAME, PHONE NUMBER, & EMAIL ADDRESS into the Event Attendees Registration Spreadsheet. 

If you need assistance completing STEP 2, please ask a Carnegie Center Staff Member or Event Personnel for help.

This information will ONLY be used to contact you in the event of a communicable disease exposure. 

The Carnegie Center is home to writers, lifelong learners, & the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame. We hope to see you soon!

Contact Us

251 West Second Street
Lexington, KY 40507

(859) 254-4175

Monday – Friday: 10:00AM – 7:30PM
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED