$25 members of the KHS; $30 for others
Registration required by calling the Kentucky Historical Society at call 502-564-1792, ext. 4408
Gwen Thompson, executive director of the Mary Todd Lincoln House will present at the Kentucky Historical Society’s celebration of the 226th anniversary of Kentucky’s statehood. The talk titled “First Lady of Controversy” will be presented during the Food for Thought luncheon on Friday, June 1.
Food for Thought runs from noon to 2 p.m. Admission is $25 for members of the Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) and $30 for others. It includes a three-course catered lunch, the talk and admission to all KHS exhibits and sites. Reservations are required by May 25. To register, call 502-564-1792, ext. 4408. The KHS is located at 100 W. Broadway, Frankfort, KY 40601.
The Arboretum, 500 Alumni Drive, Lexington, KY 40503
Visit the Mary Todd Lincoln House table at the "Sizzling Summer" family event at the Arboretum, the State Botanical Garden of Kentucky. The event will feature activities for children and their families about plants, animals, weather, and summer. At the MTLH table, kids will make a fan to help them keep cool during the event! The cost for entire family event is $3 per person; $10 for a family of 4/5; Free for members of the Kentucky Children’s Garden. For details about the event, contact email@example.com
Discover Lexington as Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln would have known it. This one mile walking tour includes locations from Mrs. Lincoln's childhood and Abraham Lincoln's visits to Lexington. The walking tour is approximately one mile. Pick up a free copy at the museum or Download the Walking Tour Guide here.
Join us for special programs throughout the year! Annual programs include the Presidents' Day Family Event, Cemetery Walking Tours, Mrs. Lincoln's birthday commemoration, and special topic evening tours. To join our email list or for further information, please contact Gwen Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (859) 233-9999.