Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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November 15, 2012

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ASHLAND — JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

Jesse Stuart Foundation preserves the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart and other Kentucky and Appalachian writers.

‰The JSF Regional Readers book group meets the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. November’s selection is Christmas at Harrington’s by Melody Carlson. The book group is open to all and new members are always welcome.

‰The Jesse Stuart Room features Stuart memorabilia, rare books and collectible items.

‰The Leming Art Gallery features works by area artists and photographs by William “Pictureman” Mullins.

‰The JSF Bookstore offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; pottery; gift items; Mom Blakeman’s Creamed Pull Candy; and Ruth Hunt’s “Blue Monday” candy bars; assorted and sugar-free chocolates; and bourbon balls. Also featured are books in the “Images of America” series of local pictorial histories.

‰The Young Readers’ Corner features Jesse Stuart’s junior books as well as books for children by Billy C. Clark and other regional authors; books in the “Childhood of Famous Americans” series; and resources for teachers of reading.

The Jesse Stuart Foundation is at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call (606) 326-1667, visit jsfbooks.com, or friend us on Facebook.

KENTUCKY ARTISAN CENTER

AT BEREA

Exhibits

‰Through Feb. 23 — “The Threads That Bind.” Textile works by Kentucky artisans.

Events

‰Saturday, 10:30 a,m. to 3:30 p.m. — Woodcarving demonstration.

‰Nov. 22 — Closed for Thanksgiving.

‰Nov. 24, 10:30 a,m. to 3:30 p.m. — Oil painting demonstration, Louie Northern.

Open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free admission. Cafe open daily 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

200 Artisan Way, Berea, KY 40403. Phone (859) 985-5448; Fax (859) 985-5449. kentuckyartisancenter.ky.gov.

THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Today, 10:30 a.m. and Friday, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “Britten Serenade.” Tickets start at $17.

‰Friday, Saturday, Nov. 23 and 24, 8 p.m., and Sunday and Nov. 25, 2:30 p.m. — The Light in the Piazza. Tickets $16.

‰Saturday, 5 p.m. — “Tis the Season.” Tickets start at $15.

‰Sunday, 4 p.m. — Louisville Youth Orchestra “Finding Freedom.” Tickets $15.

‰Tuesday, Wednesday, Nov. 27, 28 and 29, 7:30 p.m. — Jersey Boys. Tickets start at $50.

‰Nov. 23, 25 and Dec. 2, 1 p.m. — Jersey Boys. Tickets start at $50.

‰Nov. 23, 24, 30 and Dec. 1, 8 p.m. — Jersey Boys. Tickets start at $50.

‰Nov. 24, Dec. 8 and 15, 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. — “Best Christmas Pageant Ever.” Tickets start at $19.75.

‰Nov. 25, 7 p.m. — National Circus of the People's Republic of China. Tickets start at $15.

‰Nov. 25 and Dec. 2, 6:30 p.m. — Jersey Boys. Tickets start at $50.

‰Nov. 26, 6 p.m. — Ray Kurzwell. Tickets start at $20.

‰Nov. 30, 8 p.m. — “The Ultimate Doo Wop Show.” Tickets start at $37.75.

501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 562-0100. kentuckycenter.org. 

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