5 ways to make the most of your week in Louisville

5 ways to make the most of your week in Louisville
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By Hoodline - Published on October 14, 2019.

There's a little something for everyone coming up on the events calendar this week. From a lecture about dyslexia to a whiskey workshop, here are the best options to help you get off the couch and out into the world.

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Langsford Lecture Series: Dyslexia Facts & Fiction

From the event description:

The term dyslexia is frequently misunderstood in the field of education. However, the research is very clear about what it is and what it is not. Stephen McCrocklin, Langsford's executive director, will present the most current information about dyslexia and how this impacts a child's reading.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 16, noon-2 p.m.
Where: Langsford Learning Acceleration Center, 2520 Bardstown Road
Admission: Free
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Wine & Exploration

From the event description:

Join us for a night of wine and exploration at Work the Metal, an 8,000-square-foot space packed with a diverse and ever-changing inventory of must-have clothes, jewelry, home accessories and more. Admission includes one free raffle ticket for a chance to win a wine basket, which includes a $100 gift certificate to Italian restaurant Porcini, two wine glasses and a bottle of wine. The raffle and proceeds will support Braille Tales, a program in Louisville that provides free books to children, who are blind or visually impaired.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 16, 5-7 p.m.
Where: Work the Metal, 1201 Story Ave.
Admission: $5
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Introductory Voice-Over Class

From the event description:

This two-hour class will show you how you can utilize your speaking voice for commercials, films, videos and more. Voice-overs can be managed on your own terms and with minimal overhead. Whether you choose to pursue voice-overs part time or full time, this could be the game changer you’ve been looking for.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Muhammad Ali Center, 144 N. Sixth St.
Admission: $40
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October Beer Dinner 

From the event description:

Join us for an October beer dinner paired with fall-inspired dishes. On the menu, expect to find a spinach salad, black bean and pumpkin soup and meatloaf topped with a smoky tomato puree. On the dessert list, look for a chocolate cheesecake tart. 

When: Wednesday, Oct. 16, 7-9 p.m.
Where: HopCat Louisville, 1064 Bardstown Road
Admission: $31.80
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Bourbon Women: Marvelous Malts with Susan Reigler

From the event description:

Join bourbon author and former president of the Bourbon Women Association Susan Reigler as she leads you through a tasting of Irish, Scotch and American malt whiskeys and more. Enjoy lite bites paired with each tasting. 

When: Thursday, Oct. 17, 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: Oxmoor Farm Library, 720 Oxmoor Ave.
Admission: $65
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