IF University Swings into Spring

Two events have passed but please take note of the rest of the events.

Don’t miss these exciting new offerings from IF University.

THIS WEEK
"The History of the World in Six Glasses"
UK’s Rita Basuray discusses the six drinks that have helped shape human history, from Coca-Cola to beer.
When: Wednesday, May 15, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Where: West Sixth Brewery, 501 West Sixth Street, Lexington, KY 40508
New price: $11.99
Register now.

NEXT WEEK
"Humans, Design + Nature"
Explore innovation outdoors with designer and landscape specialist
Katrina Kelly.
When: Thursday, May 23, 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Where: The Arboretum and State Botanical Garden of Kentucky, 500 Alumni Drive, Lexington, KY 40503
Register now.

COMING THIS SUMMER:
"Demystifying Quilts: Why Quilts Matter"
Louisville’s Shelly Zegart discusses the art, history, creativity, and
business of quilts.
When: Thursday, June 6, 5:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Where: Frazier History Museum, 829 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202
Register now.

"Snout to Tail: The Whole Pig"
Carve out time to learn about food innovation at this hands-on workshop presented by Winston Industries and Louisville Farm to Table.
When: Wednesday, June 19, 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Winston Idea Innovation Center, 2345 Carton Drive, Louisville KY, 40299
Register now.

"Lights Out Dinner at Mayan Cafe"
A sensory dining experience at Louisville’s Mayan Cafe .
When: Wednesday, July 3, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mayan Cafe, 813 East Market Street, Louisville, KY 40206
Register now.

"Four Billion Year in Sixty Minutes: A Crash Course in Evolution"
UofL’s Lee Dugatkin presents a fascinating journey through life on earth.
When: Friday, July 12, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium, University of Louisville, 40292
Free admission. Only few tickets remaining.
Register now.

More classes forming for June and July. Stay tuned … Stay curious.

Mark your calendar for IdeaFestival 2013, September 25-27, at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts in Louisville, Kentucky.
Passes now on sale.

From the IF Blog:
This week’s IF Blog, "David Foster Wallace’s ‘This is Water’ Remixed," reminds us that we how we think is often just as important as what we know. The author’s moving commencement address, remixed in video form, is just as powerful today as it was in 2005.

From the IF University Bulletin Board:
May 14-19 – Festival of Faiths: Sacred Silence-Pathway to Compassion Learn more.

June 14-16 – The Louisville International Festival of Magic, Illusion and the Unusual.
Learn more.

IF University
Seeks Proposals

IF University seeks proposals for spring classes. If you would like to teach/facilitate a class/event click here or have a class that you’d like to suggest/take click here

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IdeaFestival 200 W. Vine St. Ste. 420 Lexington, KY 40507

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