Sep 13 2019 Louisville Metro Government issues request for proposals on public golf courses

LOUISVILLE, KY (September 13, 2019) - As Louisville Metro Government works to address budget constraints caused by the increasing state pension obligation and lack of new revenue, Louisville Parks and Recreation today issued a request for proposals (RFP) for management, operation, and maintenance of its 10 golf courses.

Sep 12 2019 Beechmont Community Center to host soccer skill clinics in conjunction with Louisville FC

The Beechmont Community Center and Louisville City FC will be hosting the second annual Soccer Skills Clinic at the outdoor futsal court on Saturday, September 21 and Saturday, September 28.

Beechmont is located just off Southern Parkway at  205 W. Wellington Avenue, 40214. The clinic, which is targeted for boys and girls 5-13 years of age, is free of charge. The clinic will begin at 10 a.m. sharp and end at noon each day.

Sep 11 2019 Public feedback to be presented on Eastern Parkway improvement study

The second public meeting on an Eastern Parkway improvement study will be held at 6 p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 24, where the project team will present feedback and input gathered from the first public meeting and online. The Eastern Parkway Transportation Study is aimed at updating the Eastern Parkway corridor between Cherokee Park and Crittenden Drive to make it more user friendly to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists while improving drainage and landscaping.

Aug 30 2019 Book Making and Fall Fun this September at Locust Grove

Afternoon Lecture Series
Kate Hesseldenz: Margaretta's Guest: Lafayette's Visit to Liberty Hall
Wednesday, September 4, 1:15 pm

Aug 13 2019 The Big Table: World’s Largest Potluck returns to Iroquois Park September 15 to celebrate city’s diversity

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that The Big Table, a welcoming event aimed at bringing people together to share food and conversation, is returning to Iroquois Park on Sunday, Sept. 15 from 5-7 p.m. Last year, more than 1,500 people participated in the event, and organizers this year will be setting up for 2,000 attendees. 

Aug 8 2019 Nature Play Comes to Russell Lee Park

In keeping with a play trend sweeping the nation, the Louisville Parks Foundation (LPF) has installed a “pop-up” nature play area in Russell Lee Park adjacent to the traditional play structure LPF funded

Aug 1 2019 The Slave Dwelling Project and the Used Book Sale are coming to Locust Grove this August

Afternoon Lecture Series
Sons of the American Revolution: Funding Freedom: Making Dollars & “Cents” of the American Revolution
Wednesday, August 7, 1:15 pm

Jul 25 2019 Living Green Wall Build in Park DuValle Enhances Quality of Life and Neighborhood Engagement

Help build the Living Green Wall to fight heat and pollution in Park Duvalle! 

Jul 18 2019 Victory Park $1.1 Million Revitalization Project is Complete


Jul 17 2019 The Slave Dwelling Project visits Locust Grove this August

Jul 16 2019 HistoriCorps Volunteers Work on Detached Kitchen at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing is excited to announce that the detached kitchen behind the historic Farnsley-Moremen House is getting some much-needed maintenance this summer thanks to HistoriCorps. Headquartered in Denver, CO, HistoriCorps engages volunteers from all over the country to save and sustain historic resources for the public’s benefit.

Jul 9 2019 Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social Sunday, July 14 from 1-5 PM At Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

The entire family is invited to enjoy a day of fun on the banks of the Ohio River as Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing hosts its 18th annual “Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social,” Sunday, July 14 from 1-5 p.m. 

The historic property is located at 7410 Moorman Road. 

Jul 8 2019 Olmsted Parks Conservancy offers FREE walking tours in July, exploring Iroquois Park’s 131-year history.



Jul 3 2019 The 11th Annual Jane Austen Festival will be on July 12 - 14.

Join us as we celebrate “Northanger Abbey: Adventure and Romance Unmasked”

Featured speakers:

Jun 28 2019 Celebrate Independence Day and the American Revolution this July at Locust Grove

Afternoon Lecture Series | Jason Hiner: The Burr-Hamilton Duel of 1804
Wednesday, July 3, 1:15 pm