2018 – 2019 Programs
Annual Awards Luncheon
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at noon, Bristol Bar and Grill in downtown Louisville (614 West Main Street)
We hope you will be able to join other members of the Association for our final program of this academic year, our annual Awards Luncheon at the Bristol Bar and Grill in downtown Louisville (614 West Main Street). You’ll have the chance to meet three outstanding college students—our award winners from Bellarmine, IU Southeast, and the University of Louisville–and network with other members of the Association. We are honored that our luncheon speaker will be Dr. Fred Lawrence, Secretary and CEO of the Phi Beta Kappa Society in Washington, D.C. Dr. Lawrence is a Distinguished Lecturer at the Georgetown Law Center, and has previously served as President of Brandeis University, Dean of the George Washington University Law School, and Visiting Professor and Senior Research Scholar at Yale Law School. His topic will be of interest to all of us and is titled, “Phi Beta Kappa’s Mission in the 21st Century.”
The cost of the luncheon is $20.00. Please make your reservations using the form below We would appreciate having your reservations by Friday, May 3.
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 7,2018 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, 2018 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.