Why Celebrate Today? Oct 6, 2009

Btms^ for Tuesday October 6, 2009
 
Drink Forecast for Today (DF 4 2day): Korbel Brut 2 toast to KY Governor’s 9 Arts Award winners for ’09…Liquor Barn, George Clooney & others!
 

You are cordially invited to the public ceremony and celebration of the 2009 Governor’s Awards in the Arts today, Tuesday October 6.  Liquor Barn will receive the 2009 Business Award, one of nine different awards being presented. The Awards Presentation begins at 10 a.m., with a Reception to follow at 11 a.m., in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort, Kentucky.
For more information, please go to www.artscouncil.ky.gov

 
 
Complimentary Sip & Samples Wines this week @ all the Barns, weekdays from 5 to 7 pm, Saturday from 3 to 6 pm:
 
 – Cortenova Pinot Grigio 2008 Venezia
 – Busi Chianti 2007 Rufina
 

  

Special: KY Wine Sip & Sample, Meet & Greet: Acres of Land Winery, with winery owner Lowell Land!
 – Friday, October 9, 5-7 pm @ Beaumont, Lexington
 – Saturday, October 10, 3-6 pm @ Springhurst, Louisville
 
On this date in…
 
1683 – William Penn brought 13 German families to the colony of Pennsylvania, the first German immigration to America.
1820 – Soprano Jenny Lind born…the “Swedish Nightingale”.
1846 – Engineer and inventor George Westinghouse born…to be current!
1887 – Swiss architect and designer Le Corbusier born…to be Modern!
1889 – Thomas Alva Edison showed his 1st motion picture…thumbs up!
1903 – The High Court of Australia was seated for the 1st time…Here Ye!
1908 – Actress Carole Lombard born…”To Be or Not To Be”.
1927 – “The Jazz Singer” opened, the 1st prominent “talking” movie.
1955 – Tony Dungy born…ready to coach some football!
1963 – Actress Elisabeth Shue born…”Leaving Las Vegas”?
1974 – Actor Jeremy Sisto born…to instill some “Law & Order”?
1979 – Pope John Paul II became the 1st Pontiff to visit the White House.
Btms^ 

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