Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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October 11, 2012

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Entertainment in the Tri-State

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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.

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.

GUYANDOTTE CIVIL WAR DAYS

Schedule

‰Oct. 31, 7 p.m. — Lecture series: “General Albert G. Jenkins” at Guyandotte Baptist Church.

‰Nov. 1, 7 p.m. — Lecture series: “General Robert E. Lee” at Guyandotte Baptist Church.

‰Nov. 2, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. — School program; 7 p.m. — lecture series: “Soldiers in Gray” at Guyandotte Baptist Church; 7 to 10 p.m. — Haunted History tours at Guyandotte Library.

‰Nov. 3, 9:30 a.m. — Opening ceremonies, VFW Post 9738; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — camps open to public; 12:45 p.m. — merchant scenario; 1 p.m. — battle; 2 p.m. — San Clardy (Bobby Lee Opossum special for kids); 3 p.m. — meet the Generals at Keenan House; noon to 4 p.m. — Madie Carroll house open; 7 to 10 p.m. — Haunted History Tours at Guyandotte Library.

‰Nov. 4, 10 a.m. — Memorial service (VFW); 11 a.m. — Church service (VFW); 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — camps open to public; 1 p.m. — marching soldier scenario; 1:30 p.m. — court marshall scenario; 2 p.m. — battle; 3 p.m. — attempted burning of the Carroll house.

For more information, call (304) 617-6719 or email southernbelle1863@comcast.net or info@guyandottecivilwardays.com. guyandottecivilwardays.com.

HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

Shopping

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

Events

‰Saturday —”Dining With the Past.” tours are available at 3, 4, 5, and 6 p.m. For more information, call Matt (606) 329-8888 or email matt@highlandsmuseum.com.  

Exhibits

‰Through January — “Beauty and Extravagant Vanity.”

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

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.

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