Yearlings Club 2014-15 Fall Schedule

The College of Arts and Sciences’ International, Diversity and Outreach Programs are offering the free, public discussions in partnership with the Yearlings Club. The events run usually from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. the Third Sunday of each month from September through April at the Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway, and include light refreshments. The lecture series seeks to bring university faculty members and the public together to share expertise, discuss issues and forge common bonds. This 12th Annual Forum Series  will focus on the plight of African American youth.


Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 6:00 – 7:30p.m.

Community Reception & Fireside Chat:Meet  Dr. Kimberly Kempf-Leonard, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences.  Moderator:  Mr. Ben Richmond, President – Louisville Urban League

Sunday, October 19, 2014, 4:00 – 6:00p.m.

Saving our Youth Part I: “Da Takeover”:  Understanding the relationship between poor urban communities and youth street culture.

Sunday, November 16, 2014, 4:00 – 6:00p.m.

Saving our Youth Part II: “The Last of a Dying Breed”:  The consequences urban youth psyche, behavior and violence

Sunday, December 14, 2014, 4:00 – 6:00p.m.

Join us for the annual Holiday Jazz Reception!  Join us in supporting the Yearlings Club Bicycle Drive!


All forums are held at the Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway.  Attendance is free and open to the public.  Light refreshments served.  For additional information contact:    Clest Lanier (502) 852-3042 or, or Marian Vasser, (502)852-2252,