2018 – 2019 Programs
Taste of History with Phi Beta Kappa
Old Forester Distilling Co.
Old Forester Distilling Co. is located at 119 West Main St in Louisville, Kentucky.
After the tour, PBK will host a happy hour at 6PM at the Corner located on the ground floor of Aloft Louisville Downtown, which is located at 102 West Main Street (corner of Main and First Streets). ** Open to all PBK members / not required to attend distillery tour. **
Time: Friday, September 7, 4:45
Phi Beta Kappa Association of Kentuckiana, Inc. will host a meet and greet for local Phi Beta Kappa members at the Old Forester Distillery Co. There will be a 60-minute guided immersion through the Old Forester Distillery that explains the history of the hometown bourbon of bourbon’s hometown, distilling, bottling process, and much more. At the end of the tour, guests of legal drinking age (21+) can taste Old Forester’s award-winning craft bourbon for themselves in the Old Forester Tasting Room.
Please note that the Old Forester Distillery is a fully functioning distillery operation.
Registration for this event ends at 1PM on Thursday, September 6th. To register for this event (event password = PBKBourbon) go to:
October 25 6:30 to 8:00 PM, Louisville Free Public Library, 301 Your Street.
Please call 502-574-1623 to reserve your seat.
The title of Professor Hale’s presentation is “Time Machine at Antikythera.” He will explain how the world’s oldest analog computer was discovered on an ancient Greek shipwreck.