Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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September 13, 2012

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ASHLAND — GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

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

Exhibits

‰Sept. 28, 6 to 9 p.m. — Opening reception for “Art Cars/Car Art Show.” Live music by Carrier and refreshments will be served. Free.

Events

Through Summer — Partnering with the Cruisin’ Grayson Car Show and featuring collectible, vintage and various show cars nearby.

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

‰Gift shop: The museum carries a variety of jewelry for men and women, Candleberry candles and more.

Exhibits

‰Through Sept. 29 — “A River Runs Through It.”

‰Through January — “Beauty and Extravagant Vanity.”

Permanent exhibits

‰“Early Kentucky.”

‰“The Ballantyne Collection.”

‰“Digging Deeper.”

‰”Country Music Heritage Hall.”

‰“School Daze.”

‰“C.I. Haeberle Medical Exhibit.”

‰“William E. Martin Military Exhibit.”

‰“The Legacy of Jean Thomas.”

Children’s Exhibits

‰”Treehouse of My Own.”

‰”Discovery Cavern.”

‰“The Aqua Zone.”

‰“River Expedition.”

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 and younger admitted free.

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 Oct. 7 — Visiting Inspiration: Twenty Years of Gropius Artists.

‰Through Oct. 7 — The Collection of Alex E. Booth Jr.

‰Through Oct. 21 — Tri-State Arts Association.

‰Through Oct. 28 — Walter Gropius Master Artist Series Presents: Enrique Chagoya.

Events

‰Sept. 25, 7 p.m. — Tuesday Tour. Free. Refreshments served.

‰Feb. 16, 6 p.m. — 2013 Museum Ball. For tickets, call (304) 529-2701, Ext. 327.

‰Oct. 21, 2 p.m. —  Author Discussion and Book Signing. Dr. Jean Edward Smith speaks about his latest book titled "Eisenhower in War and Peace."

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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