How-To Festival http://wfpl.org en How-To Festival Preview: A Life By The Books http://wfpl.org/post/how-festival-preview-life-books <p>For more than 40 &nbsp;years, I’ve been reading books professionally, as a frequent critic and later as book editor of the state’s largest newspaper. In those roles, I have had a ringside seat to observe some of the best books to be published in the last half of the 20th&nbsp;century—as well as a lot of the less-than-great books during that period. When you comb through thousands of books every year, you have a challenge. What, if any, of these shall I read? How will I find the time?</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Keith Runyon 5311 at http://wfpl.org How-To Festival Preview: A Life By The Books From Bollywood Dancing to Backyard Chickens: The How-To Festival http://wfpl.org/post/bollywood-dancing-backyard-chickens-how-festival <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Challenging the out-of-date idea that libraries are only quiet places for reading and research, the Louisville Free Public Library brings its <a href="http://www.lfpl.org/how-to/">How-To Festival</a> back for a second year. The library will present experts on everything from Bollywood dancing to gardening Saturday at this popular community learning event.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 09 May 2013 20:14:37 +0000 Erin Keane 5330 at http://wfpl.org From Bollywood Dancing to Backyard Chickens: The How-To Festival