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When: September 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Big Bone Lick State Historic Site, 3380 Beaver Rd Union, Ky 41091

    Please join us at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site Saturday and Sunday, September 28,29, as Friends of Big Bone and Green Umbrella co-sponser the 16th annual Great[...]

Great Outdoor Weekend


When: June 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch, 8899 US 42 Union, Ky 41091

The Sixth Extinction- Elizabeth Kolbert Whether you are a believer or a denier regarding climate change, it is a controversial topic that needs discussion. For this reason, Friends of Big[...]

June 2019 Meeting Details Announcement


When: October 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch, 8899 US-42 Union Ky 41091

When did humans first explore the Americas? Join Jeannine Kreinbrink, local archaeologist, as she takes the audience on a journey that examines America’s first human explorers. Using archaeological, linguistic, and[...]

America’s First Human Explorers (Jeannine Kreinbrink)



When: August 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch, 8899 US-42 Union Ky 41091

Before Lewis and Clark made their infamous journey, the Mandan Indians were a thriving community along the upper Missouri River in North Dakota. Learn about these Native Americans who maintained[...]

The Mandan Indians and the Lewis and Clark Core of Discovery (Pat Fox)


When: April 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Boone County Public Library - Scheben Branch, 8899 US-42 Union Ky 41091

Discover what a bio blitz is at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site. Amelia Hulth, park manager, will describe what this activity does and how its findings improve the understanding[...]

Bio Blitz at Big Bone (Amelia Hulth)


When: February 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Sheben Library, 8899-US 42 Union, Ky 41091

The presentation will open with a brief overview of Daniel Boone’s early life. Discussion, however, will center on Daniel's exploits in Kentucky, including his involvement in the Transylvania scheme and[...]

Daniel Boone (Karl Lietzenmayer)