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LouisvilleKY’s Zoo giving dads a break for Father’s Day

    Louisville, Ky., – Fathers get FREE Louisville Zoo admission on Father’s Day — Sunday, June 19 — courtesy of Ford Motor Company as part of June at the Zoo presented by Ford Motor Company. Father’s Day will include Zoo keeper talks about fathers in the wild. Other events for June at the Zoo include: Friday, June 17 Great Clips Friday Night Movie Night Featuring: Marvel’s “The Avengers” Field opens at 5 p.m.; movie begins at sundown in the Oasis Field Enjoy a movie under the stars at the wildest theater in town. Watch your favorite movies on our giant inflatable screen….

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Louisville Ky family literacy program continues to expand

Toyota, NCFL expand national learning program to five new cities Grants boost literacy and work skills, strengthen families, improve communities LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — A national two-generation family learning program that aims to provide a solution to the educational challenges facing low-income and ethnically diverse families has expanded from 10 to 15 communities. The following organizations were each awarded a $175,000grant from Toyota and the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) to launch Toyota Family Learning: Village of Promise, Huntsville, Ala. Broward County Public Schools, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Public Education Foundation, Las Vegas Louisville Free Public Library…