Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

April 11, 2013

04/11/2013 — Coming Up


For The Independent

ASHLAND — VISUAL ARTS

THE CLAY CENTER

‰Through April 21 — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at 50.”

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

Exhibits

‰April 24 through May 8 — Annual MSU senior juried art exhibition. Opening reception on April 24, 5 to 7 p.m.

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 FRAME UP GALLERY

& CAFE ZEAL

Exhibits

The art of Al Cornet.

Hours: Monday, noon to 3 p.m.; Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday by appointment.

Hard-to-find gift items and custom framing design.

Gallery is at 1436 Winchester Ave. in Ashland, across from the Ashland Plaza Hotel. (606) 324-8565. Visit theframeupgallery.com.



THE FRENCH ART COLONY

Production

Exhibits

‰Through April 28 —Gallipolis City Schools Art Show (Public reception tba).

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.



GALLERY 842/MARSHALL

UNIVERSITY

Theatre

‰Today, 5 to 8 p.m. — Opening reception, Rick Silva exhibit of multimedia digital works and photos.

‰April 24, 8 p.m. — “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.”

842 Fourth Ave., Huntington. Open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. marshall.edu/cofa/art/?page_id=830.



GATEWAY REGIONAL ARTS

CENTER

Exhibits

"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood.

Events

‰April 18, 7 p.m. —  Open Mic in the Cafe.

‰April 19 and 20 — Bluegrass Area Has Talent.

‰April 27, 7 p.m. —  Kentucky Bach Choir. Tickets, $15 Adults, $10 Youth.

‰April 27, 8 a.m. — Regional Student Art Competition.

‰April 28, 1 to 3 p.m. —  Regional Student Art Show and Awards.

Classes

Mondays and Fridays, 9 to 10:15 a.m. — Yoga with instructor Rena Hauck.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Gateway Arts Center is at 101 E. Main St. in Mount Sterling. For more information, call (606) 783-2481 or email to r.prindle@moreheadstate.edu. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.



GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

‰Last Friday of each month, 6 to 9 p.m. — “Women in the Arts.” Bluegrass group Hazel Holler.

301 E. Third St. (Corner of Carol Malone and Third Street).

For more information, email Dan Click at graysongallery@gmail.com or call (606) 922-0927 or visit graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.



HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

‰Through June — “Civil War Sesquicentennial.”

‰Through July — “The Victorian Era: The Queen’s Way” and “Votes for Women: From Seneca Falls to the 19th Amendment.”

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



HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

‰Through Oct. 20 — “Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.”

Open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. 2033 McCoy Road, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.



KENTUCKY ARTISAN CENTER

AT BEREA

‰Through Aug. 24 — Gallery Exhibit, The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea: Celebrating Ten Years.

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.



KENTUCKY FOLK ART CENTER

‰Through May 25, 5 p.m. — “The Things We Made: Decorative Works from Lee Clay Products.”

The center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 102 W. First St., Morehead. (606) 783-2204. kyfolkart.org.



MiAPPA

‰April 18, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Featured artist/artisan reception.

In the Uniquely Huntington Antiques Mall at 926 Fourth Ave., Huntington, across from the Keith-Albee Theater. For more information, call (740) 464-3559 or visit miappa.com.



OUR HOUSE MUSEUM

Opens July 2013 —1950s: Building the American Dream.

Through December 2013 — “Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert J. Ewing.”

432 First Ave., Gallipolis, OH 45631. (740) 446-0586. ohiohistory.org.



THE PENDLETON

ART CENTER

Cardinal Valley Exhibit continues through April. The Pendleton Art Center at 1537-1539 Winchester Ave., Ashland, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.

Classes

‰Mondays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.: Watercolor class with Janet Lester (606) 928-8965 and Sylvia Jackson (606) 928-0257. Call to preregister and get a supply list. Enroll now for our next six week session.

‰Tuesdays: 10 a.m. to noon. Watercolor class with Janice LeBrun. Children’s art classes at 4 p.m. with LeBrun. (606) 329-0048. Watercolor class from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with LeBrun (606) 329-0048.

‰Wednesdays: 10 a.m. to noon. — Learn to Draw/Sharpen Your Skills/Learn the Art of Using Color with Sylvia Jackson. (606) 928-0257.

‰Fine art graphics and printing, call Denise Spaulding (606) 465-5589. For more information about renting a studio, call Denise Spaulding at (606) 465-5589 or email dspaulding_fineart@yahoo.com or Melanie Osborne (606) 615-0022 or email melsartworks@aol.com.

‰CCC Trail Cafe will be open Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and on First Friday from 5 to 9 p.m.

For more information, call (606) 920-9863 or visit pendletonartcenter.com.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

‰Through April 21 — Earth, Wind, and Fire-Class Acts. Works from Leona Mackey, Vernon Howell, and Robert Fulks.

‰Mondays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting with Fern Christian, (304) 453-3187.

‰Wednesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Adult drawing with Susan Tschantz, (304) 552-2006.

‰Wednesdays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Junior art with Susan Tschantz, (304) 552-2006.

‰Wednesdays, 6 to 7:30 p.m. — Adult drawing with Susan Tschantz (304) 552-2006.

‰Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting with Fern Christian, (304) 453-3187.

‰Saturdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Watercolor with Pati Payne, (740) 533-1516 or pati.payne@yahoo.com.

Unless otherwise noted, classes are taught at the gallery at the old high school, ground floor.

The gallery is open noon to 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Studio hours are  10 a.m. to noon, Monday; 1 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday; and 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday.

900 Eighth St., Suite 20, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 453-3187 or (304) 525-3235. Visit orgsites.com/wv/renaissance or email gallerywv@yahoo.com.



THE SPEED ART MUSEUM

Through April 21 — “The Speed Art Museum at the Mansion” at the Governor’s mansion in Frankfort. Visit governorsmansion.ky.gov/visiting for information.

2035 S. Third St., Louisville. Call (502) 634-2700 or visit speedmuseum.org.



THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

Featured Artist for the Month of April Laura Moul, nationally certified master craftsman photographer, “A Photographic Journey”.

Thursdays, noon to 3 p.m. — Watercolor classes for beginners and intermediate painters. Call ahead to join. First class is free. Barbara Delligatti, instructor. Cost is $20.

Gallery and framing hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and by appointment.

The Upstairs Gallery has new art and gifts available from its 25 Tri-State artists.

1428 Winchester Ave., Ashland. The Thoroughbred Gallery is at 1430 Winchester Ave., Ashland.

Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call Barbara at (606) 325-2470 or (304) 633-4401 or visit yessy.com/TUG.





LITERATURE



COFFEETREE BOOKS

‰Today, 6 p.m. — Open Mic Night.

April 18, 11 a.m. — Morning reading group

April 25, 7 p.m. — Evening reading group.

April 30, 6:45 p.m. — Mystery reading group.

Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 159 E. Main St., Morehead. For more information, call (606) 784-8364 or visit coffeetreebooks.com.



JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

Friday 5 to 8 p.m. — First Friday Art Walk.

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

‰The JSF Regional Readers will meet at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday to discuss “Timmy and Susie and the Bootleggers’ Revenge” by Tim Callahan.

‰What’s New at the JSF?  “A Guest on Earth: The Life and Poetry of Joy Bale Boone, Kentucky Poet Laureate 1997-1999” by Loretta Martin Murrey. The hardback edition is available for $30 and the softback for $25.  

‰The JSF Bookstore offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; Granville 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.





CLUBS & SHOWS



AMERICAN LEGION POST 23

Wednesdays, 5 p.m. — Hamburger fry.

Fourth Monday of the month, 7 p.m. — American Legion Riders meeting.

705 Court St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 353-3030. americanlegion23ohio.org.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 43

Wednesdays, 5 to 8 p.m. — Acoustic Jam.

Fridays in April, 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail.

Saturday, 7 to 10 p.m — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail.

April 20, 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail.

The club is at U.S. 23 and Legion Drive in Raceland. For more information, call (606) 836-8355.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Mondays and Wednesdays — Karaoke with Honey Brown.

Thursdays — Karaoke with Stacy.

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 1 p.m. — Split Decision Band.

The Front Line Grill is now open for lunch and dinner from 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. Closed Tuesday and Thursday. Great food and prices.

Call for operating hours or to place an order (606) 329-2162.

Banquet room available.

405 20th St. at Carter Avenue in Ashland. (606) 329-2162.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 93

Mondays — Bingo. Early birds at 5 p.m. Games at 6 p.m. All packs are $5.

For more information, call (304) 453-6722.

302 Eighth St. in Kenova.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 325

Fridays, 4:30 p.m. — Bingo.

Wednesdays — Euchre tournament. Register before 7 p.m.

Saturdays, 7 p.m. — Karaoke.

The Legion is in Flatwoods. (606) 836-4141.



AMVETS POST 14

Monday through Saturday — Open at noon.

Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Bobbi.

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote with Butch Caldwell, Tom Cripple and David McCoy. Free hot dogs every Saturday night.

Monday through Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m. — Happy hour.

Every second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every third Monday, 7 p.m. — Ladies auxiliary meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every fourth Monday, 7 p.m. — Sons of the Avets squad meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

No cover charge.

1425 Chestnut St. in Kenova. (304) 453-3086.



AMVETS POST 95

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Beth.

Wednesdays and Fridays — Ladies and sons of AMVETS serving food.

Saturdays and Sundays — Bingo.

New members welcome.

The club is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7805.



ASHLAND EAGLES

First and third Mondays, 7 p.m. — Men’s meeting

Mondays — A League darts.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — Dart Association; 8 p.m. to midnight — karaoke. Ladies auxiliary will operate the kitchen.

Fridays and Saturdays, 9:15 p.m. — Blind draw darts.

Kitchen is open Mondays from 7 p.m. to close; Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 6 p.m. to close. Pickup orders are available.

701 Carter Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-7644.



ASHLAND ELKS 350

First and third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. — Lodge meetings.

Monday through Friday: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Lunch served. Daily specials.

Thursday through Saturday: 6 to 9 p.m. — Dinner served.

Clubroom hours 10 a.m. to midnight Monday through Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

900 Carter Ave. Call (606) 325-3557 for lunch specials and carryout orders. elks.org/lodges/home.cfm?lodge=350.



ASHLAND MOOSE 892

Every Monday is A Dart League.

Every Tuesday is B Dart League.

New electronic bowling game.

Daily drink specials from 3 to 7 p.m.

Activities for Moose members and guests only.

2314 Winchester Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-4644.



B&B JAMBOREE

HIGHWAY 140

Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission: $6.

No drugs or alcohol permitted. 2.5 miles off U.S. 52 on Highway 140 N. off South Webster, Ohio exit.

For more information, call (740) 285-2183 or (740) 574-2991.



BEECHY CREEK

MUSIC CENTER

Saturdays, 8 p.m. — Live music by TLH and the Beechy Creek Boys. Admission is $5 and free for children younger than 11.

Second Sunday of the month, 1:30 p.m. — Gospel music. Free admission, free food; bring a dish if you like. Donations accepted at the door.

There will be door prizes, 50-50, a restaurant area and a wooden dance floor.

The center is seven miles west of the Greenup Locks and Dam off the A-A Highway on Beechy Creek, Greenup. For more information, call (606) 932- 2011.



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. — Jam Night hosted by Tim Holmes.

Thursdays 7:30 p.m. — Thursday Nights FM (Corbin Fitzpatrick and Louie McNeal).

Friday, 8 p.m. — Ward Davis, member of The Beagles, touring in support of his new album “No Bridges.”

Saturday, 8 p.m. — Nashville singer/songwriter Ricky Lynn Gregg. Tickets: $10.

The venue is at Kyova Mall on U.S. 60. Visit callihanspub.com or Facebook at facebook.com/callihans.



FORT FALLS AND FRIENDS

Fridays and Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Paid In Full.

Owner is Audrey Blevins. Doors open at 6 p.m. Adults, $6 and children younger than 12 admitted free.

At Junction 182 on Carter Caves State Park Road. Half-and-half drawings, cash drawings on every break. Concessions served; no alcohol.

For more information, call (606) 474-6400 or (606) 475-3664.



FROGTOWN USA

‰Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Beer drinkers and hell raisers open mic night. Must be 21 years of age.

‰Thursdays, 7 to 11 p.m. — live music.

‰Friday and Saturday 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

‰Saturday, noon to 10 p.m. — Voice for Dax Benefit. Bands will be, Gypzy Roze, Zero King, May Day, Against the Grain, Angie Fletcher, Jason and Amy, Under Social, Southern Thunder and more.

‰April 18, 8:30 p.m. — Midget Mania. Tickets in advance $10, at the door $15.

‰April 19 and 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Against the Grain.

‰April 26 and 27, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

‰April 27 — Rally Roast and Raffle with The Return. Hillbilly Clan #1, Outhouse 8. Tickets $10 per person, $15 per couple. Poker Run Signups at 11 a.m., run begins at 1 p.m., eating at 4 p.m., and raffle at 5 p.m.. Poker run best hand $500.

2515 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-8337.



FUZZY DUCK

Mondays — Pool tournament and open mic.

Tuesdays — Karaoke.

Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays — Live music.

Thursdays — Ladies night with DJ Slim from The Planet.

Sundays — Live bluegrass.

April 19 and 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

Bar opens at 10 a.m. Kitchen is open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. 100 Center St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-3223 or email info@fuzzyduckironton.com. fuzzyduckironton.com.



GREENUP DANCE CLUB

Saturdays, 5 to 6 p.m. — singles or couples ballroom dance classes, admission: $5 per person. For more information contact, Gayle Riggs (304) 453-1250 or email at rigg1209@zoominternet.net. Classes are at Greenup Senior Center, 1617 Ashland Road, Greenup (Applegate Shopping Center).



IRONTON EAGLES

Thursdays karaoke 8 to 12 p.m. with Dave and Christina.

Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — May Day Band.

1305 S. Third St. Guests welcome. (740) 532-4847.



KENTUCKY CHRISTIAN

UNIVERSITY

Sunday, 7:30 p.m. — Music show by student who have been part of the Contemporary Music Center in Nashville. Show includes local band Holden and Finch and a variety of genres will be performed. Nash Chapel. Visit thecontemporarymusiccenter.com.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Artrip Family, The Waugh Family, The Homelighters Quartet, Ronnie Kinser.

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m.

Friday night's at KYOVA are  at the New Life Center of Princess Chapel. It is at the intersection of Ky. 5 and old US 60.

For more information, call Arnold Sexton at (606) 836-5582; visit kyova.org or email Arnold@kyova.org.



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — JIMMY (TG Entertainments new House Comedian and MC), Andy McGinnis, Foundation, SoulShine Drive.

‰April 20, 7:30 p.m. — Comedian Eric Baker, The Ohio Furnace Youth Group, Isaiah’s Cry.

‰April 26, 7:30 p.m. — Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

Unless otherwise noted, all shows start at 7:30 p.m. and are always “G” rated.

The venue is at 8805 Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg. Call (740) 574-6000.

For more information and updates, go to songs23.com or tgentertainmentlive.com.



MOUNTAINEER OPRY HOUSE

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — The Hart Brothers.

Concessions are available in a friendly family atmosphere where there is no smoking or alcohol.

Doors and concessions open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $15; $12 for seniors; and $5 for children 12 and younger.

Mountaineer Opry House off the Milton exit of Interstate 64. For more information, call (304) 743-5749. mountaineeropry.com.



OHIO UNIVERSITY SOUTHERN

Friday, 7 p.m. — Jazz Alive. Ohio University Southern-Ironton, Riffe Rotunda. For more information, call Robert Pleasant at (740) 533-4600 or email pleasanr@ohio.edu or call Michelle Dotts at (740) 547-3874 or email md175310@ohioedu.



RATTLESNAKE RIDGE

COMMUNITY CENTER

‰Saturday — Relay for Life.

All shows are $8 and start at 7 p.m., but subject to change. The community center is on Ky. 3295, 3.8 miles west of Grayson Lake.

For more information, call Bill Gilbert at (606) 286-5124 or Larry Carroll at (606) 286-5788.



RED BARN

‰Every Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Karaoke with Walt and Missy.

‰Live music every Friday and Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m.

The Red Barn is on Ky. 7 in Greenup County. Now serving hamburgers, fries and onion rings.

Admission is $5. Children 10 and younger admitted free.

No alcohol allowed.

Follow the Red Barn on Facebook at facebook.com/kyredbarn.

For more information, call (606) 922-9346.



TIMBO’S BAR

Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



VALLEY MUSIC

‰Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Lundy Wright, The Ravens.

‰Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Get ‘er Done Band.

Free drawing for a free pass to the show and half and half drawing. Admission is $6; those  younger than 12 admitted free. Family oriented. No alcohol. Concessions are available. Free parking.

Doors open at 7 p.m.

28 Grahn Road, Olive Hill. For more information, call (606) 286-1420 or (606) 474-8485.



THE V CLUB

Shows

‰April 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Cumberland River / B.R.A.T.C.A.M.B / The Modock Rounders, Harlan County, Kentucky Bluegrass band Cumberland River's music is featured on FX Network’s TV show JUSTIFIED. Tickets $8.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



VFW POST 1064

Tuesdays through Thursdays — Karaoke with Pam.

Fridays and Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Eddie and The Cougars.

Friday, 7 p.m. — Ricky Lynn Gregg with Eddie and the Cougars.

Kitchen open late, new menu.

7th Avenue and 10th Street, Huntington, W.Va.



VFW POST 1168

Mondays — pool tournament.

Wednesdays and Thursdays — Bingo

April 20, 8 p.m. — Keybo Cyrus and Bluegrass Revolvers. Cover charge: $10.

Thursday, 8:30 p.m. — Queen of Hearts drawing, bingo hall. ATMs available at post and bingo hall.

The post is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. (606) 473-6333.



VFW POST 8850

Ladies auxiliary meetings are at 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Memberships accepted.

3028 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call Walt Butler at (740) 532-3000.



WHISKEY RIVER SALOON

Tuesdays — Karaoke.

Wednesdays — Advanced line dance class. Free.

Thursdays — Beginner line dance class. Free.

Fridays — DJ Tinia.

Come in and try out our dart board, pool tables and large dance floor.

In the Grandview Inn, County Road 450, South Point. For more information and tickets, call (740) 377-9077. Kitchen open until 2 a.m.



WHISKEY ROCKS

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. — Music.

Food, beverages and entertainment; features will be 25 cent wings; 99 cent draft beer; and DJ Atom Bomb nightly from 10 p.m. to close. Free parking across from the Holiday Inn.

The club is at 809 Third Ave., Huntington. For more information, call (304) 697-2789.



WHITEY’S MUSIC BARN

‰Fridays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Country Junction Band, open mic.

‰Saturdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — New Sounds Band and guest.

Cost: $6. Children younger than 10: $3. New performers are welcome and needed. Guitar lessons are available.

Hot food on Fridays and Saturdays. No alcoholic beverages or drugs permitted.

Exit Ohio 522 onto Park Street in Wheelersburg.

Call (740) 357-3571 for more information or directions. whiteys-music-barn.webs.com.



YEARS OF FARMING

BLUEGRASS

‰April 21, 2 p.m. — Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time.

The venue is at Double S Entertainment (Bowling Alley) 150 Foster Street in Flemingsburg. For more information, call Paula Hinton at (606) 748-0798 or email paulahinton2000@yahoo.com.





THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰April 20,  8 p.m. — Comedy show with Pat Dixon and Mike Armstrong. 18 years or older.

For more information, call (740) 446-2787, visit at arieltheatre.org. Tickets available online or at the box office.

426 2nd Ave. Gallipolis, Ohio.



THE CLAY CENTER

‰April 19, 8 p.m. — Jack Hanna’s “Into The Wild Live,” presented by Nationwide Insurance. Tickets start at $20.

‰April 23, 7:30 p.m. — Experience the Beatles with “Rain.”

‰May 7, 7:30 p.m. — “Rock of Ages.”

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.



KEITH-ALBEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

‰April 28, 7 p.m. — “The Addams Family” at Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.

Tickets can be purchased at the Marshall Artists Performing Arts Center. For more information, call (304) 696-3326 or visit marshallartistsseries.org.



MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC

‰Today, 8 p.m. — MU trombone and euphonium studio recital.

‰Saturday, all day — MU chamber choir festival.

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — MU chamber choir.

‰Monday, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Ryan Striker, clarinet.

‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. — MU guitar ensemble.

‰April 18, 8 p.m. — MU percussion ensemble.

‰April 19, 8 p.m. — MU university chorus.

‰April 20, all day — MU trombone day.

‰April 20, 8 p.m. — Graduate recital: Andrew Tilley, percussion.

All events in Smith Recital Hall, unless noted otherwise.

The Department of Music, Marshall University, One John Marshall Drive, Huntington. (304) 696-3117. marshall.edu/cofa/music.



PARAMOUNT ARTS CENTER

‰April 20, 7:30 p.m. — The Temptations. Tickets start at $29.

‰April 24, 8 p.m. — Mike Tracy Brazilian Ensemble. Tickets $25 adult, $15 student.

Lap seats are for children 12 months and younger.

For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-3175.





MUSIC



BETTER DAY PARADE

‰Friday, 10 p.m. —  Meuwlfest 2013, The Empty Glass,  Charleston.

Band members are Andy Mayo, lead vocals, guitar; Bill Byerley, lead vocals, bass; Jamie Cain, guitar, harmonica, backup vocals; and Chuck Burke, drums, back up vocals. Visit facebook.com/betterdayparadeband.



DREAMCULT

Saturday, 8 p.m. — Whiskey Rocks with The Panic Bar.

Band members are Kyle Baldridge, drums; Clint Adkins, vocals, guitar, piano; Morton Counts, bass, vocals; and Brad Stewart, lead guitar.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Dreamcult/139670446043905?ref=ts&fref=ts.



EDDIE AND THE COUGARS

Fridays and Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — VFW Post 1064 in Huntington.



GILLGUMESH

‰May 30, 2 p.m. — 12th annual Appalachian Uprising.

Original funky, jazzy, groove music performed by the Gillum brothers, Andrew and Nathan Gillum. Visit facebook.com/gillgumesh.



GYPZY ROZE

Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Frogtown.

April 19 and 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Fuzzy Duck.

April 26 an 27, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Frogtown.

Band members are Robin Fraley, lead vocals, Jason Fields, bass and lead vocals, Donnie Stacy, guitars and sound, Mike Boggs, guitars and Josh Kitchen, drums and lead vocals. Visit myspace/gypzyroze06 or facebook.com/pages/Gypzy-Roze/205022341087.



LEGACY

Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Portsmouth Moose.

Members are Dale Kelley, bass and vocals; Mary Grooms, lead vocals; Raymond Mills, lead guitar and vocals; Keith Wilson, percussion; Lonnie Castle, keys.



POACEOUS

‰Saturday, 8 to 11 p.m. — VFW in Ironton.

‰April 20, 8 p.m. to Midnight — End Zone in Ironton.

‰April 27, 8 to 11 p.m. — American Legion Post 43 in Raceland.

Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Greg Combs, Ernie Davis and John Bobo.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Poaceous/90377488472. (606) 923-7232.



ROB MCNURLIN

Saturday, 7 p.m.  — Callihan’s American Pub and Grill, Kyova Mall on U.S. 60 in Cannonsburg.

Visit robmcnurlin.com.



SILVER STRINGS BAND

‰Fridays in April, 7 to 10 p.m. — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.

‰Saturday, 7 to 10 p.m. — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.

‰April 20, 7 to 10 p.m. — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.



SPLIT DECISION BAND

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. — American Legion Post 76, 405 20th St., Ashland.

Band members are Ray Hale, lead vocals, guitar and percussion; Mike Allen, lead guitar and vocals; Gary Higginbotham, keyboard and vocals; Tony Thomas, bass and vocals; and Steve Wurts, drums and DJ.

Email sdband2007@yahoo.com or visit facebook.com/pages/The-Split-Decision-Band/493658340243.



STEVE FREE

Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m, Market Street Cafe, Portsmouth Ohio.

For more information, visit stevefree.com.





OTHER FUN



BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. — P-U-L-S 2013, The Pink Floyd Ultimate Light and Sound Experience. Tickets on sale March 23, 10 a.m. starting at $32.50, more information visit, britfloyd.com.

‰Tuesday, 7 p.m. — “Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music.”

‰Wednesday, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. —  “Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music.”

‰April 19, 4 to 9 p.m., April 20, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and April 21, noon to 5 p.m. — 43rd annual Dogwood Festival.

To place ticket orders or charge by phone, go to Ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000. Visit bigsandyarena.com.



CARTER CAVES STATE RESORT PARK

‰Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. — Tygart Creek Regretta Canoe Excursion.

‰April 19 through 21, — Carter Caves Wildflower Pilgrimage.

344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill. For more information and reservations, call the park at (606) 286-4411 or (800) 325-0059. For a list of the weekend's activities, visit parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/carter-caves/events.aspx.



EASTERN KENTUCKY

EXPO CENTER

‰April 20, 7:30 p.m. — Brantley Gilbert “Hell on Wheels Tour!” With Kip Moore.

126 Main St., Pikeville. Tickets may be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Visit eastkyexpo.com.



GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK

‰Aug. 17 — Eight hour Adventure Race. (Registrastion closes Aug. 3). $75 registration fee. For more information contact Diane Bonfert at (502) 564-8110.

965 Lodge Road in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7324 or email greenbolake@ky.gov.

Various packages of lodging and food available. Call (800) 325-0008. http://parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/greenbo-lake/default.aspx.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

April 27, 6:50 p.m. — Spring Gospel Concert.

May 4, 6 p.m. — Qualifying Round.

To order tickets or for more information, call (888) MAC-ARTS or (606) 886-2623 or visit macarts.com. The venue is at 50 Hal Rogers Drive in Prestonsburg.



RUPP ARENA

April 18 through 21 — Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream.

April 27, 7 p.m. — Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran.

430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567.