Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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November 15, 2012

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ASHLAND — HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

‰Through January — “Beauty and Extravagant Vanity.”

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

‰Wednesday through Jan. 4 — “Holidays at the Highlands.”

Events

‰Today and Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Gingerbread houses need to be turned in at the museum.

‰Wednesday through Jan. 4 — Gingerbread houses on display.

‰Nov. 24, 10 a.m. through 2 p.m. — Pottery ornament making. $10 per person. Call the museum for reservation.

‰Nov. 29, 6 to 8 p.m. — Opening night for “Holidays at the Highlands.” $15 per person. Call the museum for reservation.

‰Dec. 1 and 2 — “The Ladies of Highlands Christmas Tour of Homes.” Tickets $20 in advance, and $25 the day of the event.

‰Dec. 8 and 15, 1 to 3 p.m. — Holiday cookie decorating class. $10 per person. Call the museum for reservation.

‰Dec. 8, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Pictures with Santa.

‰Dec. 8, 12:30 to 1 p.m. — Performance by the International Folklanders.

Reservations may be made by calling (606) 329-8888 or email christine@highlandsmuseum.com.

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: info@highlandsmuseum.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Exhibits

‰Through Sunday — “Harvey Littleton: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Glass Studio Movement.”

‰Through Sunday — “Ghosts.” Work by Katherine Ross.

‰Through Jan. 27 — “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad” from the George Eastman House Collection.

‰Through Feb. 3 and Feb. 23 through Oct. 20 — Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.

‰Through Feb. 17 — Selected paintings from “The Daywood Collection.”

‰Through April 7 — “American Impressionism.” American Impressionists within the permanent collection include: Childe Hassam, J. Alden Weir, John Singer Sargent, Frank Benson, W. Elmer Schofield and Arthur Meltzer, to name a few.

‰Saturday through Feb. 3 — Curator’s choice: Barrie Kaufman.

Events

‰Nov. 27, 7 p.m. —  Opening reception for “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad from the George Eastman House Collection” and Tuesday Tour.

‰Dec. 2, 1 to 4 p.m. —  Holiday open house.

Camps/Classes

‰Saturdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — KidsArt Club. Free.

For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.

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