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January 3, 2013

Coming Up — 01/03/2012

ASHLAND — THE CLAY CENTER

Free activities at Capitol Market on the second Saturday of each month between 10 a.m. and noon.

Exhibits

‰Through March 30 — “American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940.”

‰Jan. 11 through April 21 — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty.”

Films

‰Through March 8 — “Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventure.”

‰Saturday — “Dinosaurs” opens.

Planetarium Shows

‰Through Sunday — “Reason for the Season.”

‰Wednesday — “The Planets” opens.

Concerts

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Michael Johnson.

‰Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m. — Kristy Jackson.

‰March 9,  7:30 p.m. — Cheryl Wheeler.

Stage shows

‰April 4, 7:30 p.m. — “Fiddler on the Roof.”

‰April 23, 7:30 p.m. — Experience the Beatles with “Rain.”

For ticket information, call or visit the website.

One Clay Square, Charleston; (304) 561-3570. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Visit theclaycenter.org.

CLAYPOOL-YOUNG ART GALLERY

Exhibits

‰Jan. 23 through Feb. 20 — Annual MSU art faculty exhibition. Closing reception on Feb. 20, 5 to 7 p.m.

‰March 6 through 13 — Annual burley-coal art exhibition and competition.

‰April 3 through April 10 — Annual MSU sophomore art exhibition. Opening reception on April 3, 5 to 7 p.m.

The gallery is on the campus of Morehead State University. For more information, call (606) 783-5446. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. moreheadstate.edu/content_template.aspx?id=5271.

GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

Final Friday Art and Antiques Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. on the last Friday of the month.

The gallery is available for special showings by appointment.

The gallery is in the former Grayson Fire Station at Carole Malone Boulevard and Third Street and is seeking volunteers for all programs and operations (artists and advocates). For more information, email Dan Click at graysongallery@gmail.com or call (606) 922-0927. graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.

HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

Shopping

‰The gift shop has beautiful handmade Kentucky jewelry, Kentucky Proud food products and Ashland and Kentucky souvenirs.

Exhibits

‰Through January — “Beauty and Extravagant Vanity.”

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

Events

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Cost for adults: $6.50; seniors and children: $5; Members and children two years old and younger admitted free. Rentals of Main Hall for wedding receptions or private parties are available. Call the museum for details.

Phone: (606) 329-8888; Fax: (606) 324-3218; email: christine@highlandsmuseum.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

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