Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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October 18, 2012

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ASHLAND — HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

Shopping

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

Exhibits

‰Through January — “Beauty and Extravagant Vanity.”

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

Events

‰Saturday — Registration deadline to enter “Gingerbread  House Competition.” For more information, visit our website or contact Kathy Hill kathrynhill@windstream.net or call (606) 325-4038, (859) 327-6487 or (606) 329-8888.

‰Nov. 14, 15, 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or Nov. 17, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Gingerbread houses need to be turned in at the museum.

‰Nov. 21 through Jan. 4 — Gingerbread houses on display.

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.

HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Exhibits

‰Saturday through Feb. 3 — Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art .

‰Through Sunday — Tri-State Arts Association, promotes the work of artists living and working in West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio.

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

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

‰Nov. 3 through Jan. 27 — “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad” from the George Eastman House Collection.

‰ Nov. 10 through Feb. 3 — Curator’s choice: Barrie Kaufman.

Events

‰Sunday, 2 p.m. —  Author discussion and book signing. Dr. Jean Edward Smith speaks about his latest book titled "Eisenhower in War and Peace."

‰Nov. 1, 7 p.m.—  Katherine Ross public presentation.

‰Nov. 6, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. —  The museum shop holiday preview.

‰Nov. 9, 5:30 p.m. —  Opening reception and 60th anniversary celebration of the Huntington Museum of Art and curator's choice: Barrie Kaufman.

‰Nov. 27, 7 p.m. —  Opening reception for “Tracks: Photography and the Railroad from the George Eastman House Collection” and Tuesday Tour.

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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