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Apr 27, 2012Women in Basketball
“Women in Basketball” is presented in conjunction with the Frankfort Convention Center in honor of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Women’s Basketball Tournament
, held this year in Frankfort.
The exhibition features stories of women who influenced the game of basketball from its start in 1891 to today. Visitors will have a chance to shoot some hoops as women did in 1900, then compare that to modern rules and equipment!
This exhibit is a “Let’s Move: Museums and Gardens” event, an initiative of First Lady Michelle Obama and the Institute for Museums and Libraries. For more information on “Let’s Move,” visit www.letsmove.gov
Read more about "Women in Basketball on History Burgoo
, the KHS blog.
Location: Keeneland Changing Exhibits Gallery
Runs through May 5, 2012
Kentucky Junior Historical Society Conference
The Kentucky Junior Historical Society Conference combines the KJHS convention and Kentucky History Day state contest. It includes a quick recall tournament, tours and activities, election of officers to the KJHS student board, workshops and a Friday night dance.
for details and registration information.
Location: Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
For more information contact Cheryl Caskey at 502-564-1792, ext. 4461 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Runs through Apr 28, 2012