Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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August 30, 2012

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ASHLAND — GALLERY 842/ MARSHALL

UNIVERSITY

Exhibits

Through Sept. 7 — On Desire, artwork by Kate Shannon.

842 4th Ave., Huntington. Open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

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

‰Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. — Opening reception for “Patriotic-Themed Art and Memorabilia” Exhibit. Free to the artists and public. Live music by Larry Whitt and Brent Jack. Refreshments provided by Catering by Laura.

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

Exhibits

‰Today through Monday — Vietnam War Memorial Exhibit.

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 Tuesday — Nightscapes Photo Exhibit.

‰Sept. 6, 6 to 8 p.m. — Opening night for "A River Runs Through It" art exhibit featuring Kentucky wine-tasting and hot hors d'oeuvrres. $25 reservations - $30 at the door. For reservations call 606-329-8888.

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

‰Through Jan. 2013 — “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.

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