Louisville Events: What's happening May 31

Louisville Events: What's happening May 31

Louisville Events: What's happening May 31


by Katherine Faust


Posted on May 31, 2014 at 8:24 AM

Updated Saturday, May 31 at 10:17 AM

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Here's what's happening in Louisville!


Civic Hacking Day

It's one of the few times that hacking is actually encouraged.

On May 31, people are encouraged to be a part of the National Day of Civic Hacking.

Whether you're a techy or just a curious civilian, you're asked to participate in discussions on how technology can be used to improve your life.

Louisville is one of 100 cities across the country participating.

The hackathon will be from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. at Nucleus at 300 E. Market Street.


55K Signing Day

Louisville is celebrating all local high school seniors who pledge to go to college.

Mayor Fischer has declared May 31 College Spirit Day, and he's encouraging everyone to come out and support local college-bound teens who may not believe they have the support  to attend a university.

The mayor has joined forces with community partners and local celebrities like Russ Smith.

I'm Going to College 55-K Signing Day will run from 2 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage.


Men's Health Fair

A health fair tailored specifically to the needs of men begins May 31 and runs until June 8.

Clark Memorial Hospital hosting its 16th annual men's health fair and car show today.

The event is free from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

It offers health screenings, information, giveaways and a hot rod car show.

The goal is to promote wellness among a part of the population that doesn't usually pay as much attention to their health.


Jefferson Aquatic Center

The Jeffersonville Aquatic Center has officially open for the season!

The center features a six-lane 50-meter outdoor competition pool, a smaller competition and lap pool, a family play pool, a new sprayground, water slides and an area for sunbathing.

If swimming isn't your thing-- there's also a skate park and walking trail.

Admission ranges from $5 to $10, and the center is open daily from May 31 until Labor Day.


Double Divas

The Double Divas are coming to the rescue!

The two women have a show on Lifetime about their store outside of Atlanta that is known for their bras.

They say ill-fitting bras can lead to a lifetime of problems for women, and they address with issue with humor.

If you would like to meet the Double Divas, they will be at Falls of Goshen Event Center on May 31 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

You do need to make an appointment for a bra fitting.


City Services

New Albany will hold its first City Services Network event on May 31 from  8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Volunteers are needed to help spruce up a new building donated to the New Albany - Floyd County Animal Shelter.

The city also seeks volunteers to assist in future efforts of the City Services Network.