THE CLAY CENTER
Free activities at Capitol Market on the second Saturday of each month between 10 a.m. and noon.
‰Through Dec. 9 — “Associated American Artists: Art by Subscription.”
‰Nov. 23 through Dec. 30 — “Traditions: A Celebration of Heritage.”
‰Dec. 21 through- March 30 — “American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940.”
‰Dec. 9, 7 p.m. — “Cirque Dreams Holidaze.”
‰Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m. — “Shrek the Musical.”
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
‰Through Tuesday — “New Country: Contemporary Depictions of Ruralism.”
‰Nov. 29 and 30, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Craft bizarre: Annual MSU student art and craft fair.
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.
THE FRENCH ART COLONY
‰Through Nov. 25 — Textile art of Sue King.
‰Nov. 30 through Dec. 22 — Christmas show.
‰Nov. 30, 6 to 10 p.m. and Dec. 1, 12:30 to 4 p.m. — Annual holiday tour.
‰Dec. 8 and 15, 7 p.m. — “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.”
Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
530 First Ave., Gallipolis; FACs family workshops require advance registration by calling (740) 446-3834. Visit frenchartcolony.org.
GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER
‰Saturday and Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Receiving submissions of up to 3 pieces per artist for the second annual Heart of the Parks Juried Art Competition. $15 entry fee. Juror Nathan Zamarron, Community Arts Manager for LexArts will choose accepted works and awards.
‰Nov. 30, 6 to 9 p.m. — Opening reception, free to all participating artists and the public, with an awards ceremony at 7:30 p.m. Live music featuring guitarists, Mark Fosson and Daniel Bachmann with refreshments by Catering By Laura.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call (606) 922-0927. graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.