Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

June 14, 2012

Coming Up — 06/14/2012

The Independent


The gallery is at the corner of 13th Street and Lexington Avenue in Ashland.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

For more information call (606) 325-2597 or email aladdinsart@windstream.net. Visit us on Facebook at facebook.com/AladdinsArtGallery.


July 1 — The Transmissions.

Banshees is at 240 16th St. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 694-4079.


Free activities at Capitol Market on the second Saturday of each month between 10 a.m. and noon.


‰Through July 1 — “The Curious World of Patent Models.”

‰Through July 29 — “Desire for Magic: Patrick Nagatani 1978-2008.”


‰Sept. 23, 8 p.m. — Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo.

‰Sept. 27, 8 p.m. — Earth, Wind and Fire.


‰Through July 6 — “Roar: Lions of the Kalahari.”

‰Through July 6 — “Mystery of the Nile.”

Public Programs

‰June 25 through 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Nature Camp for grades 3 through 7. Registration Deadline is Monday. $115 members/$135 non-members.

‰Family Festival! Daily Family Workshops for all ages (one adult required per family). Registration deadline: June 25. $15 member family and $20 non-member family (four people/family).

‰July 2, 10 a.m. to noon — “Go Wild!” at Kanawha State Forest.

‰July 3, 10 a.m. to noon — “Kitchen Chemistry Plus!” Family-oriented workshop with hands-on activities for all ages.

‰July 5, 10 a.m. to noon — “Aquapalooza” provides experimentss with bubble technology,  water balloon sling-shots and painting with ice cubes.

‰July 6, 10 a.m. to noon — “Are You My Mummy?” Explore Egypt’s amazing past, discover the secrets of mummification,  making papyrus.



‰Through Aug. 31 — The Bluegrass Biennial 2012: A Kentucky Juried Exhibition.

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.


Featuring original oil paintings and drawings. Artists welcome to bring in works from every medium. All work is original and available for purchase.

Camayo Arcade Suite 24 on Winchester Avenue in Ashland. Open Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (606) 739-9296. Visit fatcatstudioashland.com or email fatcatstudio@zoominternet.net.



‰Through June 24 — The Paintings of Terry Norris.

‰June 29 through July 29 — Summer Festival Competition Show.

‰Aug. 3 through 26 — "Scenes of Our River Communities"  Community Photography Exhibit.

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.


‰July 13 — “Stillwater Lite.”

‰July 27 through 29 — “Laura Ingalls Wilder: Voice of the Prairie” at Bob Evans Farm Amphitheater.

‰Aug. 17, 7 p.m. and Aug. 18 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on the FAC Patio  — “Fairy Tale Courtroom.”

Gates open at 5:30 p.m., music begins at 6 p.m.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students (K-College).  Food from local vendors, beer and wine will be available.  Attendees are asked to bring lawn chairs.


‰Summer Arts Adventure Camps: Each day is filled with art, games, team activities, creative fun, guests artists and more!  Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Open to youth, ages 8 to 14. First week of attendance $80, additional weeks $75. 

‰Through Friday:  “Time Machine: Blast 2 the past and zoom 2 the future.”

‰June 25 through 29: “Pop! Goes Imagination” pop culture fun.

‰July 16 through 20: “Imagination on Stage” theater, fashion and more.

‰July 23 through 27: “Camp Creepenstien.”

‰Aug. 13 through 17: “Creative Castle” dragons, damsels and art.

‰Little Artists Day Camps: Open to youth, ages 5 to 7. Cost is $40 per camp. Tuesday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the following dates:

‰July 10 through 12 “Bark! Meow! Tweet!”

‰Aug. 7 through 9 — “Once Upon A Time.”

‰Aug. 13 through 17 — “Creative Castle” dragons, damsels and art!

530 First Ave., Gallipolis; FACs family workshops require advance registration by calling (740) 446-3834. Visit frenchartcolony.org.



Free classes, a collaboration between the gallery and the Carter County Public Library as part of the Heart of the Park project, are under way, including:

‰Creative Writing — 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Grayson branch, Carter County Public Library; instructor James Shope.

‰Book Illustrating — 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Grayson Gallery and Art Center, 301 E. Third St., Grayson.

‰Learning to Play Guitar — Noon to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Grayson branch, Carter County Public Library; Randy Satterfield, instructor. Free.


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

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




‰Through July — “Remembering the TItanic: 100 Years Later.”

‰Sept. 7 through Sept. 29 — “A River Runs Through It.”

Permanent exhibits

‰”Country Music Heritage Hall”

‰”River Expedition”

‰“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.”

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: $5.50; seniors, students and children: $4.50; Members and children 2 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.




‰The Daywood Collection. This collection contains important American artists from the mid-19th century up to 1940.

‰The Folk Art Collection. This collection includes more than 200 examples of paintings, drawings, sculpture, textiles and “eccentric” furniture by nationally known and self-taught artists.

‰The Touma Near Eastern Collection catalog. The catalog highlights selected art and artifacts from HMA’s Touma collection, which features 400 objects.

‰The Herman P. Dean Firearms Collection. This collection is the result of a lifetime of collecting. Dean was known internationally for his collection and expertise on the subject of firearms.


‰Saturday, 6 p.m. — Judy Pfaff will speak about her work. Admission is free and a reception follows.


‰Through June 26 — Doodle 4 Google™ WV Finalists Exhibition.

‰Through July 22 — “Fine Arf,” an exhibition of images of dogs from the permanent collection.

‰Saturday through Aug. 26 — The work of Judy Pfaff.

‰July 24, 7 p.m. — Tasting Tour of the Conservatory.

‰Through Aug. 5 — “Modern Mexico: Works from the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University.”

‰Aug. 18 through Oct. 28 — Walter Gropius Master Artist Series Presents: Enrique Chagoya.

‰Through Oct. 7 — Visiting Inspiration: Twenty Years of Gropius Artists. Opening reception at 6 p.m. Saturday.

‰Through Oct. 7 — The Collection of Alex E. Booth Jr. Opening reception at 6 p.m. Saturday.

‰Through Nov. 18 — “Harvey Littleton: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Glass Studio Movement.”

‰Through April 7, 2013 — 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.


‰Monday through June 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — West African Music and Art Camp. Grades 5 through 9. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰Monday through June 29, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Middle School/High School Clay Camp. THIS CAMP IS FULL.

‰July 09 through 13, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Art Camp Week 1. Grades 4 and 5. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 16 through 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Art Camp Week 2. Grades K through 5. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 9 through 13, 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. — Pitter Patter Art. Ages 18 months to Pre K. THIS CAMP IS FULL.

‰July 16 through 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Nature Camp Week 1. Grades 3 through 6. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 23 through 27,  9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Nature Camp Week 2. Grades 3 through 6. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

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



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

‰The JFS Regional Readers book group will meets the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. June’s selection is “At the Breakers” by Mary Ann Taylor-Hall.  The book group is open to all and new members are always welcome.  The complete reading list for 2012 is available at the JSF website at jsfbooks.com.

‰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 book store offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books, fine art prints, pottery, gift items and Ruth Hunt’s Blue Monday candy bars, Derbies, assorted chocolates, bourbon balls and mint julep 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 foundation, at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland, 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.


‰Through Sunday, 7 p.m. — “Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat.” Tickets start at $24.75.

‰Today through Saturday, 8 p.m. — “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Tickets start at $16.

‰Saturday, 1:30 p.m. — “Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat.” Tickets start at $24.75.

‰Sunday, 2 p.m. — “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Tickets start at $16.

‰June 24, 4 p.m. — Open mic. Admission is free.

‰June 26 through 28, 7:30 p.m. — “Billy Elliot.” Tickets start at $22.75.

‰June 29, 8 p.m. — “Billy Elliott.” Tickets start at $22.75.

‰June 30, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — “Billy Elliot.” Tickets start at $22.75.

‰July 1, 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. — “Billy Elliot.” Tickets start at $22.75.

‰July 15, 7 p.m. — Diane Krall. Tickets start at $45.

‰Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m. — Jackson Browne. Tickets start at $44.50.

‰Sept. 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26 and 27, 7:30 p.m. — Wicked. Tickets start at $32.75.

‰Sept. 13, 16, 23 and 30, 1 p.m. — Wicked. Tickets start at $32.75.

‰Sept. 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 and 29, 8 p.m. — Wicked. Tickets start at $32.75.

‰Sept. 15, 22 and 29, 2 p.m. — Wicked. Tickets start at $32.75.

‰Sept. 16, 23 and 30, 6:30 p.m. — Wicked. Tickets start at $32.75.

‰Oct. 6, 8 p.m. — An evening with Ira Glass. Tickets start at $30.

‰Oct. 13 and 20, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. — Wiley and the Hairy Man. Tickets start at $14.75.

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

‰Dec. 20, 10 a.m. and noon, Best Christmas Pageant Ever. Tickets start at $19.75.

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



“Outside in Ohio: A Century of Unexpected Genius.”

Opens July 19 — “Linvel Barker: Works from the Collection of Rita Biesiot.”

102 W. First St., Morehead. (606) 783-2204. kyfolkart.org.


During June, KMAC will highlight artist Kathleen O’Brien, who uses watercolors, pencils, botanicals, mica, copper leaves and ink on handmade paper to make three-dimensional mixed media collages.


‰Through July 1 — “50 Years of Studio Glass.”

‰Sept. 7 through Nov. 11 — Storytelling as Craft.


‰June 25 through 29 — KidArt Camp. Morning session (9 a.m. to noon). Grades K through 2. Afternoon session (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Fiber Focus. Grades 1 through 6.

‰July 9 through 13 — KidArt Camp. Morning session (9 a.m. to noon) . Grades 3 through 5. Afternoon session (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Printmaking and Graphic Arts Focus. Grades 1 through 6.

‰July 23 through 27, 9:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. — BlackAcre Art Week.

‰July 30 through Aug. 3 — KidArt Camp. Morning session (9 a.m. to noon) . Grades 3 through 5. Afternoon session (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Clay Focus . Grades 1 through 6.

Call or visit websites for more information about camps.


‰Saturday, 1 to 3 p.m. — Wooden boats and floats. Family workshop. For parents and children 4 and older. $28 for members, $33 for nonmembers.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Admission is free for members; $6 for adults; $5 for seniors and military members. Family admission is (two adults and all children) $12. Children younger than 12 and students with ID are admitted free.

The museum is at 715 W. Main St., Louisville. For more information, call (502) 589-0102 or visit kentuckyarts.org.


Potters’ Loft

New classes starting Monday and Tuesday: A eight-week, wheel-thrown pottery class will be either Mondays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. or Tuesdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the upstairs of the L Style Salon’s Potter's Loft, 1516 Winchester Ave., Ashland. Bill Meadows is the instructor. All skills levels are accepted; students work on their own wheel. For registration information, call (304) 654-9948 or e-mail wmmeadows63@gmail.com.


The gallery will celebrate spring and summer with new and exciting original artwork from local artists in a wide variety of styles, colors and sizes, in time for gift giving Father’s Day and graduations.

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Each Tuesday, the gallery turns into a studio home for an assortment of artists to work on their artwork. Watercolor instructions are also offered by appointment each Tuesday. Call Maureen for prices and times.

Studio home for the Lawrence County Arts Council, 103 S. Main Cross St., Louisa (across the street from the Lawrence County Courthouse).

For more information, call the gallery at (606) 638-1313 or visit paintedcowgallery.com. Also visit the site on Facebook.



The Pendleton Art Center at 1537-1539 Winchester Ave., Ashland, houses the working and retail sale studios of the Tri-State's premier artists with a wide range of talents. Pendleton Studios are open on the first Friday of the month from 5 to 9 p.m. for the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Ashland and the next day for Second Look Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Some studios are open daily; some are open by appointment with the artist. Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.

Artist of the Month

Jennifer Hamilton, potter.

Now open

The Angry Frenchman Cafe open for lunch 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday.

Art classes

The following classes are offered at the Pendleton:

‰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.

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

‰Thursdays: 3 to 5 p.m. — Craft classes with Angy Hall (606) 831-3592 and Amy Litteral (828) 713-5862.

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.

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



In the visitors center at Heritage Station in Huntington, W.Va. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more informaiton, call (304) 525-7333. wvvisit.org.



‰Mondays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting (adult) with F. Christian.

‰Wednesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Painting and Fine Arts (adult-high school) with S. Tschantz.

‰Wednesdays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Junior drawing with S. Tschantz.

‰Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. — Drawing fundamentals with S. Tschantz.

‰Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting and Fine Arts with F. Christian.

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

The gallery is open 12 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.

The gallery is at 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.



At 205 E. Main St. in Morehead; open from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (606) 783-9857 or e-mail info@rcartscenter.org. rcartscenter.org.



‰Through July 15 — “The Declaration of Independence: The Stone Copy and the Kent Bicentennial Portfolio.”

‰July 21 through Aug. 26 — “Going for the Gold: Selections from the Kebric Olympic Collection.”

‰Through Sept. 2 — Blue Star Museums. By showing a military ID, Blue Star Families will have access to the Museum’s permanent collection and the award winning Art Sparks interactive family gallery.

‰Through Sept. 23 — “Unveiling the New Speed: A Model of the Future.”

‰Through Sept. 23 — “Inside/Out.”

‰Through Fall — Quick Start Story Gallery.

‰July 6 through Fall — “Souvenirs of Europe: An Early Kentucky Artist Collects.”


‰Friday, 10:30 a.m. to noon — In-Gallery Adventure: Burnt Pine and Danuta.

‰Saturday and Sunday, June 23, 24, 30 and July 1, 1 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. — Best of the Collection Tours.

‰June 29, 7 p.m. — Best of the Collection Tours.

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


‰Through July 27 — Photography by Tom Worden.

‰Dec. 7 through Jan. 25, 2013 — Art by MiAppa (Made in appalachia) Artists.

1414 WInchester Ave., Ashland. (606) 393-5190. tshdarchitects.com/the-1414-gallery-at-tshd-architects-p_12.html.


June’s featured artists are: Michal Perrine Adams of Louisa with her transparent watercolor paintings; Rob Caines of Ashland with his wood designs.

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.

‰Through June 29, 6 p.m. — 8”x10” Photography Show in the Thoroughbred Gallery, 1430 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

July’s featured artists are Michal Perrine Adams of Louisa with her transparent watercolor paintings; and Rob Caines of Ashland with his wood designs.

August’s featured artist is Derek Holston of Greenup with his multi media; live violin music by Ann Adkins of Ashland.

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.

The gallery is at 1428 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

For more information, call Barbara at (606) 325-2470 or (304) 633-4401 or visit yessy.com/TUG.



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


Fridays, 7:30 p.m. — Karaoke with Honey B.

Saturdays in June — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail with guest guitarist Dale Crabtree.

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


Monday to Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Thursdays — Karaoke with Stacy.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Happy Hour.

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

Kitchen has new hours, call for operating hours or to place an order (606) 329-2162.

Banquet room available.

405 20th St. at Carter Ave. in Ashland.


The post is in South Shore.


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.


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.


Fridays, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke with Bobbi.

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote. Beer $1 and free hot dogs from 4 p.m. to close.

Saturdays, 7 p.m. — All-you-can-eat fish fry, $7. No takeouts.

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

Every Second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting.

Every Third Monday, 7 p.m. — Ladies auxiliary meeting.

Every Fourth Monday, 7 p.m. — Sons of the AmVets squad meeting.

No cover charge.

The club is at 1425 Chestnut St. in Kenova. (304) 453-3086.


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

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

Saturdays and Sundays — Bingo.

New members welcome.

The club is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. Call (606) 473-7805 for more information.



‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Midnight Cloggers’ 25th anniversary spectacular. Tickets start at $6.

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Midnight Cloggers’ 25th anniversary spectacular. Tickets start at $6.

‰Wednesday through Oct. 6, 8 p.m. — Ohio Valley Symphony.

‰Oct. 20, 8 p.m. — The Dukes of Dixieland, OVS opening concert.

‰Nov. 3, 8 p.m. — Ohio Valley Symphony “Hobgoblins.”

‰Dec. 1, 8 p.m. — Ohio Valley Symphony “The Christmas Show.” 

The center is at 426 Second Ave., Gallipolis. (740) 446-2787 or visit arieltheatre.org.



‰Friday and Saturday, June 22 and 23, 8 p.m. — Stepping Out. Tickets $10.

‰Sunday and June 24, 2 p.m. — “Stepping Out.” Tickets $10.

‰Aug. 17 through 19 and 24 through 26 — “Crimes of the Heart.”

‰Sept. 7 through 9 and 14 through 16 — “Songs for a New World.”

‰Oct. 12 through 14 and 19 through 21 — “Macbeth.”

900 8th St., Huntington, W.Va. For reservations and more information call (304) 733-ARTS. Visit 733arts.org.


Fridays and Saturdays in June, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. —  Average Joe.

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.

Wednesdays, 6 to 10 p.m. — Bike Night. Members and guests welcome.

Thursdays, 8:15 p.m. — Blind-draw darts; open mic night and cornhole tournament.

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.

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


Fridays and Saturdays in June, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Karaoke.

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.

900 Carter Ave. Call (606) 325-3557 for lunch specials and carryout orders.


June 24 — Kids’ Camp, sponsored by Women of the Moose. All children welcome.

Daily drink specials from 3 to 7 p.m.

Activities for Moose members and guests only.

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



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

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

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



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

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.



‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — The Temptations.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Picnic with the Pops.

‰June 24, 5 p.m. — WWE Presents Raw World Tour. CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho. Last Man Standing Match for the WWE Championship.

‰July 28, 8 p.m. — Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson.

‰Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m. — George Jones.

‰Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m. — The Fresh Beat Band at Keith Albee Performing Arts Center.

‰Dec. 1, 8 p.m. — Eric Church: The Blood, Sweat and Beers Tour.

‰Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m. — Holiday Memories 2012 featuring The Lettermen.

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


4643 Blue Ribbon Road, Catlettsburg.

All shows start at 7 p.m. and are $12 unless otherwise noted.


Friday — TBA.

Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Thrillbillys.

June 22, 7:30 p.m. — Traci Ann Stanley.

June 23, 7:30 p.m. — Sasha Collette.

June 29, 7:30 p.m. — Jason Mayes and Brian Henderson of Split Nixon.

June 30, 7:30 p.m. — Carrier.

Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. are jam night hosted by Eddie Riffe.

The venue is at Kyova Mall on U.S. 60.


Season passes are available for $59.99 per person. Parking passes are $14.99 each. To order, call (866) 8CAMDEN or visit camdenpark.com.

The park is off Exit 6, Interstate 64, Huntington.


First Monday of each month, 7 to 9 p.m. — Pickin’ at the Caves.

‰Saturday — Tygart Gorge and Arches Hike.

‰July 23 through 29 — Pioneer Life Week.

‰Sept. 5 through 8 — Fraley Festival of Traditional Music.

344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill. Phone (606) 286-4411 or (800) 325-0059.

For more information and reservations, call the park at (800) 325-0059. For a list of the weekend's activities, visit parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/carter-caves/events.aspx.


‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Ring of Honor Wrestling.

‰Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Next to Normal."

‰Saturday, 6 p.m. — Chemical Valley Roller Girls: Festibrawl.

‰Sunday, 5 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Next to Normal."

‰Sunday — Taste of All.

‰June 22 and 23, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Next to Normal."

‰June 24, 5 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Next to Normal."

‰July 5 through 8 — Battered But Not Broken.

‰July 27, 7:30 p.m. — WWE Presents Raw World Tour.

‰July 27 and 28, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰July 29, 3 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 3 and 4, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 5, 3 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 26, 4 p.m. — Disney's Phineas and Ferb Live! Tickets start at $20.

‰Sept. 12 through 16 — Cirque Du Soleil Presents Dralion.

To purchase tickets, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.

200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301. (304) 345-1500. Visit charlestonwvciviccenter.com.


Tuesdays — Open Mic.

$7 cover charge on band nights.

Homecooked meals.

1404 Poplar St. in Kenova. To place orders or more information, call (304) 453-5007.


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


Wednesdays, 7 to 9:30 p.m. — Sister Redden Hair, duo playing classic rock.

Friday, 7 p.m. — “Post Time for Murder!” is an interactive murder-mystery party presented by Murder and Merriment. Tickets are $47. For tickets, call (606) 329-0746.

The venue is in Blue Ribbon Lanes in Ashland.


Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — The Almost Country Club Band.

Reservations are being taken for weddings and receptions.

Admission is $6 for adults; 13 to 18 years, $4; 12 and younger admitted free. Family atmosphere and no alcohol permitted. Concessions available. Open Fridays and Saturdays from 8 to 11 p.m. Cover charge at the door, children 12 and younger admitted free.

The club is at 5405 Roberts Drive in Ashland.


Watch for information about upcoming talent show.

The venue is on U.S. 60, Salt Lick. For more information, call (606) 683-2299 or (606) 776-6780. Visit debbiewilsonmusic.com or debbiesmusicshowhouse.com.



‰July 27, 7:30 p.m. — The Bob & Tom Show presents Bob Zaney and Donnie Baker.

‰July 29, 5 p.m. — WWE.

‰Oct. 12 through 14 — “Sesame Street Live: Can't Stop Singing. “

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


9 a.m. until dark — Visitors can pick their own strawberries and raspberries.

On Little Cat Fork Road in Louisa off Rt. 3 south from Ashland, north from Louisa.

For more information, call (606) 686-3307.


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.



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.


The art of Al Cornet.

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


Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — River Cities Dart Club.

Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to close — “Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers Jam Night” with Hurricane Hager. All musicians welcome.

Live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.

Sundays — Bike Day.

2515 S. Third St., Ironton. (740) 532-8337.




"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood


‰Third Thursday of the month, 7 p.m. — Open Mic Night!  Free admission.

‰Today, 6:30 p.m. — Gateway Camera Club. Guest speaker is Tim Webb.

‰Friday, June 22, and June 29, 7 p.m. — Coffee House Sampler.

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Motown, featuring The Soul Shakers. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door.

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Author Visit by Anne Marshall.

‰June 21 and June 28, 6:30 p.m. — Open mic.


‰Saturdays through July 21, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. — “Saturdays at the Arts Center.” Grades K-5. $50 (6 classes).

‰Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 12, noon to 2:45 p.m. — “Around the World Summer Art Camp.” Grades K-5.

‰July 30 through Aug. 4 — Playhouse and Summer Stock Theatre Camps. Ages 7 through 9 years (9 a.m. to noon daily) and ages 10 through 12 (1 to 4 p.m. daily). $45.

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

Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. — Mommie and Me Class.

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 e-mail to r.prindle@moreheadstate.edu. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.


Fridays — Live gospel music.

Serving breakfast 7 to 11 a.m. and lunch 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Saturday and after 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

The venue is in Willard. For more information, call (606) 474-8186. graysonmealsonwheels.com.


‰June 28, 8 a.m. to noon — Jr. Fishing Tournament.

‰Aug. 24 and 25 – Summer Scrapbooking Weekend.

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.


Fridays, 6 to 10 p.m. —  Dancing. Admission: $5. Music by Jazz R Us. Concessions for sale. Dances are at Greenup Senior Center, 1617 Ashland Road, Greenup, (Applegate Shopping Center).


‰July 14 — Ice Cream Social.

‰Aug. 4 — Engines, Tractors, Cars.

‰Sept. 1 — Fall Harvest Festival.

‰Oct. 13 — Metal Works.

‰Nov. 3 — Hot Glass and Pottery.

‰Dec. 1 — Holiday Market.

3300 Harvey Road, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 522-1244. heritagefarmmuseum.com.


Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursdays and Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Dave and Christina.

Fridays, 8 p.m. — Euchre tournament.

Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Steel Horse Band.

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


‰Friday, 6:30 p.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

‰Saturday, 8:15 p.m. — “The Marvelous Wonderettes” musical will be presented at the Wilkinson Stumbo Convention Center during the season-opening event “Marvelous Dreams.” Heavy hors d’oeuvres and punch will be served with “prom” photos by Clark Photography; a silent auction and a raffle are planned. Cocktail attire is suggested.

‰Sunday and June 24, 3 p.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

‰Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

‰June 21, 27 and 28, 1 p.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

‰June 22, 8:15 p.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

‰June 23, 6:30 p.m. — The Marvelous Wonderettes.

Proceeds will benefit the theater’s operational budget. (606) 886-9274. jwtheatre.com.



‰Friday — Heavenbound James Gang, Crimson River and Juanita Phillips.

‰June 22, — His Own, The Couch Family, Violet Maynard and Family, and Sam Sampson.

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

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


“G” — entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Today — Gospel and Classic Country Show with The Dove Brothers.

‰Friday — Country Junction Variety Night with Crossroad Station.

‰Saturday — Kendall and Debbie Woodard and The Jones Trio.

‰June 22 — Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

‰June 23, 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. — Ivan Parker, SoulShine Drive, and Joy Jones and the Jones Boys.

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 to check updates, go to songs23.com or gentertainmentlive.com.


‰July 27 through 29 — “A Little Princess.”

‰Aug. 3 through 5 — “A Little Princess.”

‰Oct. 5 through 7 — “Bloody Rowan!”

‰Oct. 12 through 14 — “Bloody Rowan!”

Audience advisory: Bloody Rowan! depicts violent historical events not recommended for young children.

Suitable for 10 and older, unless otherwise noted. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students (with student I.D.). Purchase tickets st moreheadtheatre.org (Paypal), Coffee Tree Books or at the door.

Rowan County Arts Center (Old Courthouse Square), 205 East Main St., Morehead, Ky. For more information call (606) 776-4447 or (606) 784-5669. Visit moreheadtheatre.org.


Friday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Greater Cincinnati Area Alumni Chapter Event. A causal, fun-filled evening at the Florence Freedom ballpark! Cost is $23 per person (includes 1 game ticket along with a dinner buffet of pulled pork BBQ, hamburgers, hotdogs and much more! Kids will receive a wristband for the Kids Zone). Gates open at 6 p.m. and first pitch is at 7:05 p.m.

Call (606) 783-2033 or (877) 690-4483 or visit alumni.moreheadstate.edu/midoriconcert.


‰Friday, June 22 and June 29, 7 p.m. — Front Porch Pickin’.

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Road to Fame.

‰June 23 and 30, 8 p.m. — Billie Jean Osborne’s Kentucky Opry Summer 2012.

To order tickets or for more information, call (888) MAC-ARTS or (606) 886-2623 or visit macarts.com. The venue is at 50 Hall Rogers Drive in Prestonsburg. For more information, call (888) 622-2787 or visit macarts.com.


‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — The Larry Gillis Band.

‰June 23 — No Show: Rudy Fest and Summersville Festivals.

‰June 30, 7:30 p.m. — Junior Blankenship Band.

‰July 7, 7:30 p.m. — Mike Lilly/Wendy Miller and Country Grass.

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.

Mountaineer Opry House in Milton, W.Va. is the local hot spot for Bluegrass music in the Huntington/Charleston area. Located at the Milton exit of I-64. Ten minutes east of Huntington or 20 minutes west of Charleston.



‰June 22, 8 p.m. — Clint Black.

‰July 13, 8 p.m. — Sweet Lipzz Dixieland Band.

‰Aug. 2 and 3, 7 p.m. and Aug. 4, 3 p.m. — Disney’s Camp Rock, The Musical.

‰Aug. 11, 8 p.m. — Wynonna and the Big Noise.

‰Aug. 23, 7 p.m. — Guy Penrod.

‰Aug. 31, 8 p.m. — Sean Parsons Quintet.

‰Sept. 14, 8 p.m. — Greg Abate Quartet.

‰Oct. 12, 8 p.m. — The Bob Thompson Unit.

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


‰Friday, 9 p.m. — The Return.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — 3rd Saturday Acoustic Music Jam Session.

‰June 20, 7 p.m. — Justin Bell.

‰June 21, 7:30 p.m. — Steve Free.

‰June 22, 9 p.m. — Karoke.

‰June 23, 8 p.m. — Dale Kulchar.

‰June 27, 7 p.m. — Jack Vetter.

424 Chillicothe St., Portsmouth. For more information, (740) 355-9015. theportcitycafeandpub.com.


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

Friday, 8 to 11 p.m. — Lundy Wright and the Ravens.

Saturday, 8 to 11 p.m. — Paul McWain and Larry Evans with the Red Barn House Band featuring Paul McWain, Larry Evans, Mike Moore, Chris Hayes, Robin Hayes and George Hayes.

The “Red Barn” on Ky. 7 at Warnock.

Dance every Friday and Saturday night.

Live music from 8 to 11 p.m.

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

Flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi available.

Available to rent for individual or company occasions.

No alcohol allowed.

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

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


‰Friday — The Gospel Harmony Boys.

All performances begin at 2 p.m. and are held at the Jeremy Shoemaker Amphitheater in the Paul T. Billups Park, adjacent to the Ceredo-Kenova Middle School.

Sunday in the Park is a family enrichment program funded entirely by the town of Ceredo and offered free of charge. For more information call (304) 453-6814 or email at nprice@zoominternet.net.


Friday and Saturday — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.


‰Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Country Strong with Kenny Lee.

‰Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Git-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 6 p.m.

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



‰Friday, 9:30 p.m. — Hail!Hornet, The Gates Of Slumber, Sangoma.

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. — Ten Carp Lie, Kara Clark, Nick Autry.

‰Tuesday, 10 p.m. — The Parasites, The Hairlips, The Promdates, The Putz.

‰June 23, 8 p.m. — Grown Ass Folks.

‰June 26, 9:30 p.m. — Lucero, Robert Ellis.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.


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.


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

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

‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Bronson Bush.

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.


‰June 15, 7 p.m. — Giovanni's Pizza Bike NIte, Catlettsburg.

‰June 23, 8 p.m. — Columbia Music Hall, Portsmouth.

‰Sept. 29, 8 p.m. — Brothers of the Wheel, Ashland.

Band members are Andy Mayo, lead vocals, guitar; Bill Byerley, lead vocals, bass; Jamie Cain, guitar, harmonica, back up vocals; and Chuck Burke, drums, back up vocals.


‰June 21, 6 p.m. — Tennessee Sounds halftime show, Nashville, Tenn.

‰June 30, 6 p.m. — Lebanon Premium Outlet Mall, Lebanon, Tenn.

For more information call (606) 831-7595 or visit facebook.com/bronsonbushmusic.

The Head South band members are Phil Osborne, lead guitar; Larry Deerfield, drums; Tom Hall, bass; and Tom Stephens, keyboards.


June 30, 7:30 p.m. — Callihan’s American Pub and Grill, Kyova Mall.


Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Hosting Callihan’s Wednesday night Jam Sessions.


‰June 30, 7 p.m. — Summer Motion, Central Park, Ashland.

‰Sept. 14, 8:30 p.m. — Poage Landing Days, 16th Street Main Stage, Ashland.

Visit larrypancake.com.


Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Bill Riffe, Greg Combs, Allen Dunaway and Johnny Brown.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Poaceous/90377488472.


‰Friday, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Port City Pub, Portsmouth.

‰Tuesday, 6 to 9 p.m. — Texas Road House, Ashland.

‰June 22, 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Rivers Edge Cafe, St. Albans, W.Va.

‰June 29 and 30, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Riverside Cafe, Winfield, W.Va.

Band members are Mike Fitzpatrick, guitar, keyboards, vocals; Gary Kesling, drums, keyboards, vocals; Dave Copley, bass, keyboards, backing vocals.

Visit thereturnlive.com and facebook.com/thereturnlive or email thereturn2000@hotmail.com. (606) 324-5545 or (606) 324-1439.


Fridays in June — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.


Every Wednesday from 7 to 9:30 p.m. — Blue Ribbon Lanes, Cosmopolitan rear entrance, Ashland.

Thursday, 5 to 8:30 p.m. — Chimney Corner, Ashland.

Playing classic rock. Band members are Angy Hall and Danny Craig. Visit the band on facebook or email sisredhair@gmail.com for more information.


Band members are John Sharp, rhythm, vocals; Wayne Neal, lead guitar; Jason Neal, bass and keyboard; and Jim Rice, drummer.

Visit myspace.com/thesouthernthunderband01.


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

Band members are Tim Holmes, 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.

Visit splitdecisionband.net or email sdband2007@yahoo.com.


‰Saturday, noon — Community of Christ Church, Lucasville, Ohio.

‰Sunday, 2 p.m. — Camden Park.

‰Tuesday, 1 p.m. — Camden Park.

‰Wednesday, 11 a.m. — Summer Soltice Celebration, Serpent Mound Memorial, Peebles, Ohio.

For more information visit stevefree.com.


‰Wednesdays — Jam Night at Callihan’s American Pub and Grill.

Members are Eddie Riffe, vocals and guitar; Tony “Country Boy” Maynard, vocals and lead guitar; Jerry Jeff Lewis, bass; Kentucky John Hall, drums.


Saturday — The Birdhouse, Knoxville, Tenn.

June 23 — Skatopia, Rutland, Ohio.

June 30 — The Bethel Pub, Columbus, Ohio.

July 1 — Banshees, Ashland.


June 29, 8 to 11 p.m. — Summer Blowout at the Ashland Armory, with performances by YG, BeeZy, Mac Carter and TK. Admission: $5 in advance, $10 at door. Event is alcohol free.

Photos available by Tom Worden for $5 or $7 with favorite artist. Security provided by Ashland Police Department.

 For more information or to purchase tickets, visit facebook.com/whoyg or facebook.com/thatkid beezy.