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Camp Artyfact: Printing the Past

July 16 | 9:00 am - July 20 | 12:00 pm

Don’t throw away those take-out containers! You can use Styrofoam to make all kinds of cool prints to stamp and…

REGISTRATION CLOSED. Camp Artyfact: Let’s Make a Magazine!

July 16 | 9:00 am - July 20 | 12:00 pm

Calling all future journalists! Publish articles, drawings and more in this camp, where you will get the chance to create…

Camp Artyfact: Grab Your Partner, Do-Si-Do!

July 16 | 1:00 pm - July 20 | 4:00 pm

Do-si-do your way down to our Camp Artyfact square dance extravaganza! Campers will explore the history behind traditional Eastern Kentucky…

REGISTRATION CLOSED. Camp Artyfact: Lights! Camera! Action!

July 16 | 1:00 pm - July 20 | 4:00 pm

And…Action! In this camp, become an all-in-one film director, actor, scriptwriter and production manager for a short video project inspired…

Food For Thought: Stonetown Haven

July 18 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A small Scott County house, now called Stonetown Haven, has a new life interpreting the history of a former African…

KHS at the Frankfort Market

July 20 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Families—join KHS and a professional archaeologist from the Kentucky Heritage Council during the Frankfort Market. Take part in a 1-hour…

Kentucky Ancestors Town Hall

July 21 | 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Join us for a full day of Kentucky genealogy adventures: Watch guest host Renee Shaw reveal the research findings surrounding…

Glove Up! Behind the Scenes at KHS

July 21 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Go into our collections storage areas to see and touch documents and artifacts the public rarely sees, and hear the…

REGISTRATION CLOSED. Camp Artyfact: Life-Sized Board Game Developers

July 23 | 9:00 am - July 27 | 12:00 pm

From 5,000-year-old board games in Ancient Egypt to modern video games, get prepared to experience a new kind of interactive…

REGISTRATION CLOSED. Camp Artyfact: Wonder Women & Super Guys

July 23 | 9:00 am - July 27 | 12:00 pm

Who are your favorite superheroes? In this class, campers use art, hands-on projects, and history exploration to discover the superheroes…

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