Features http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/features/todaysfeatures en Nature Reliance School provides local survival training, preparedness opportunities http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/nature-reliance-school-provides-local-survival-training-preparedness-opportunities <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44847030_0.jpg" alt="Photos by Kyle Hodges, Fort Knox PAO \ Craig Caudill instructs students attending a Bushcraft class in May how to properly identify trees. He also discusses benefits and drawbacks of each species as it pertains to creating tools, furniture and structures as well as building fires. " title="Photos by Kyle Hodges, Fort Knox PAO \ Craig Caudill instructs students attending a Bushcraft class in May how to properly identify trees. He also discusses benefits and drawbacks of each species as it pertains to creating tools, furniture and structures as well as building fires. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p class="Byline1TGS">By KYLE HODGES</p> NRS Course Offerings http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/nrs-course-offerings <p class="Body_CopyTGS">Wilderness Safety and Survival - Levels 1-3: How to spend more time outside and to do so safely. All the basics are here, including wilderness first aid, signaling, shelter, water, food and adding in the human dynamic. Participants will be placed in scenario-based training situations as much as possible and under safe amounts of stress. Meaning they will be out their comfort zones so they can work through problems under pressure. In levels two or three, less gear will be allowed and differing and harder scenarios are added.</p> NOW SHOWING http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/now-showing-244 <p class="Body_TextTGS">Starts Friday, June 16</p> Newport Aquarium offers special kids admission http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/newport-aquarium-offers-special-kids-admission <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44819639_0.jpg" alt="Photo by Cara Owsley, The Cincinnati Enquirer / Yellow stingrays are part of the Newport Aquarium’s new mobile stingray outreach cart through the WAVE foundation, the aquarium’s conservation, education and volunteer wing. The traveling exhibit will have the ability to serve more than 100,000 community learners annually, youth and others in the community. " title="Photo by Cara Owsley, The Cincinnati Enquirer / Yellow stingrays are part of the Newport Aquarium’s new mobile stingray outreach cart through the WAVE foundation, the aquarium’s conservation, education and volunteer wing. The traveling exhibit will have the ability to serve more than 100,000 community learners annually, youth and others in the community. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p class="Body_CopyTGS">Newport Aquarium is offering free kid’s admission during summer family hours. Sundays through Fridays, one child (age 2-12) get in free after 4 p.m. with the purchase of one full-priced adult ticket. This offer is available through Sept. 1 online only at https://www.newportaquarium.com/Visitor-Tips/Aquarium-Events/Summer-Family-Hours. </p> ‘Fancy Nancy’ opens at Derby Dinner Playhouse, childrens theatre http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/%E2%80%98fancy-nancy%E2%80%99-opens-derby-dinner-playhouse-childrens-theatre <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44822176_0.jpg" alt="Photo courtesy of Derby Dinner Playhouse / Derby Dinner Playhouse opened “Fancy Nancy-the Musical” June 3 as part of their Children’s Musical Theatre Series. Public performances run Saturday and June 24 and July 1 and 8. " title="Photo courtesy of Derby Dinner Playhouse / Derby Dinner Playhouse opened “Fancy Nancy-the Musical” June 3 as part of their Children’s Musical Theatre Series. Public performances run Saturday and June 24 and July 1 and 8. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p class="Body_CopyTGS">Derby Dinner Play-house opened “Fancy Nancy-the Musical” June 3 as part of their Children’s Musical Theatre Series. Public performances run Sat-urday and June 24 and July 1 and 8. </p> Elizabethtown schedules historic walking tour through September http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/elizabethtown-schedules-historic-walking-tour-through-september <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44822182_0.jpg" alt="Photo courtesy of kentuckytourism.com / Elizabethtown Historic Costumed Walking Tour, recurring weekly 7 p.m. every Thursday through Sept. 28 “on the square.” " title="Photo courtesy of kentuckytourism.com / Elizabethtown Historic Costumed Walking Tour, recurring weekly 7 p.m. every Thursday through Sept. 28 “on the square.” " align="left" hspace="6" width="132" height="85" /><p class="Body_CopyTGS">Elizabethtown Historic Costumed Walking Tour, recurring weekly 7 p.m. every Thursday through Sept. 28 “on the square.” The tours are free and open to the public.</p> ‘Empty Nest’ runs until July 9 at Derby Dinner Playhouse http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/%E2%80%98empty-nest%E2%80%99-runs-until-july-9-derby-dinner-playhouse <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44822197_0.jpg" alt="Photo courtesy of Derby Dinner Playhouse / Derby Dinner Playhouse kicks off their 2017-2018 season with the comedy “Empty Nest” which runs through July 9. " title="Photo courtesy of Derby Dinner Playhouse / Derby Dinner Playhouse kicks off their 2017-2018 season with the comedy “Empty Nest” which runs through July 9. " align="left" hspace="6" /><p class="Body_CopyTGS">Derby Dinner Playhouse kicks off their 2017-2018 season with the comedy “Empty Nest” which runs through July 9. </p> Bernheim summer programs include night hikes, wild edible plant samples with recipes http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/content/bernheim-summer-programs-include-night-hikes-wild-edible-plant-samples-recipes-0 <img src="http://www.fkgoldstandard.com/sites/www.fkgoldstandard.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/44847103_0.jpg" alt="Photo courtesy of Bernheim Forest \ The summer has finally arrived and Bernheim’s June calendar is full of events and activities. " title="Photo courtesy of Bernheim Forest \ The summer has finally arrived and Bernheim’s June calendar is full of events and activities. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p class="Body_CopyTGS">The summer has arrived and Bernheim’s June calendar is full of events and activities. Cele-brate the Visitor Center’s recent renovations with great food, music and children’s activities. </p>