Historic society events

The following events will be taking place at Liberty Hall Historic Society, 218 Wilkinson Street, Frankfort, (502) 227-2560.

■ Hunger for History Lunches Series, noon Friday, Liberty Hall, 218 Wilkinson Street, Contact Melissa Jurgena.

■ Tour of Historic Homes and Gardens, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. The event,“ Living in History,“ will also feature a Saturday May Market with various vendors. The tour will begin at Liberty Hall, 218 Wilkinson Street.

Tickets, programs and maps may be purchased on site for $15 or reserved in advance for $13. Box lunches will be available for $10. Contact Jean Henry at (502) 875-2667 or call 1-888-516-5101.

Talking horses and coal at history center

The following events will be taking place at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, 100 West Broadway, Frankfort, (502) 564-1792:

■ KHS Museum Theatre, In the Veins: Conversations from a Coal Town, 2 p.m. today. Free with admission. Contact Greg Hardison, Ext. 4454.

■ KHS History Zone, ”Horsing Around,“ 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. Contact Annette Parde, Ext. 4461.