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Kentucky Chautauqua: Jean Ritchie

March 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

(Adults) Join us as Kentucky Chautauqua actor Rachel Lee Rogers portrays musician Jean Ritchie, born in Perry County, Kentucky in 1922. Throughout her career she recorded more than 35 albums, which strongly reflected her Kentucky heritage and featured her playing the mountain dulcimer. Known as the “Mother of Folk,” Ritchie was a major contributor to the national revival of folk music across America during the mid to second half of the 20th century. Sponsored in part by Kentucky Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up.

Details

Date:
March 13
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.woodfordcountylibrary.org/event/13674

Venue

Woodford County Library
115 N. Main St.
Versailles, 40383
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Phone:
(859) 873-5191
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Organizer

Woodford County Library
Phone:
(859) 873-5191
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