THE CLAY CENTER
‰Through March 30 — “American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940.”
‰Through April 21 — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty.”
‰Through March 8 — “Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventure.”
Second Saturday of each month, noon to 4 p.m. — Fun Lab.
‰Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. — “Discover Engineering.”
‰March 23, noon to 4 p.m. — “Eggstravaganza.”
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
‰March 6 through 13 — Annual burley-coal art exhibition and competition.
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.
HE FRAME UP GALLERY
& CAFE ZEAL
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
Through March 3 — Main Street Studio, Past and Present (multi-media).
March 8 through March 31 — Gallia County Local Schools Art Show (Public Reception, March 8, 5 to 7 p.m.).
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.
Through February — 3-D exhibit by Rick Wolhoy and Anthony Smith.
842 Fourth Ave., Huntington. Open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. marshall.edu/cofa/art/?page_id=830.
GATEWAY REGIONAL ARTS
"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood.
‰March 15 — Irish Party.
Mondays and Fridays, 9 to 10:15 a.m. — Yoga with instructor Rena Hauck.
The center will be closed in January and will open in February with the annual Gateway Camera Club Exhibition.
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 email@example.com. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.
GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER
‰Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. — Opening recepation for “Peace & Love” exhibit. Music by The Whipps.
301 E. Third St. (Corner of Carol Malone and Third Street).
For more information, email Dan Click at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (606) 922-0927. graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.
HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND
‰The gift shop has handmade Kentucky jewelry, Esther Price Candy and Ashland and Kentucky souvenirs.
Black History Month
‰Feb. 28, 7 p.m. — Gospel Night, “Let Your Voices Sing.”
‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”
New Exhibits for February
“African-American Posts Heroes,” a private collection from John Carpenter’s sports memorabilia.
“The Victorian Era: The Queen’s Way.”
“Votes for Women: From Seneca Falls to the 19th Amendment.”
“Civil War Sesquicentennial.”
‰”Country Music Heritage Hall.”
‰“C.I. Haeberle Medical Exhibit.”
‰“William E. Martin Military Exhibit.”
‰“The Legacy of Jean Thomas.”
‰”Treehouse of My Own.”
‰“The Aqua Zone.”
‰“Interactive dig pit.”
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: email@example.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.
‰Saturday through Oct. 20 — “Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.”
‰Through April 7 — “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.
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
‰Saturday — “The Threads That Bind.” Textile works by Kentucky artisans.
‰Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. —Painted Gourd Demonstration, Donna & Donnie Smith, Waco, KY.
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 MUSEUM OF ART AND CRAFT
‰Through March 3 — 2013 Scholastic Art Awards.
‰Through March 24, — Matthew Ronay.
‰Through March 24 — Aegis third biennial Symposium on Art History and Visual Culture “Taking the ‘S’ out of Craft” exhibit.
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.
‰Today, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. — Featured artist/artisan reception.
‰March 21, 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.
PAINTED COW GALLERY
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.
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. Open Tuesday through Thursday 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 for February is Sylvia Jackson.
‰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. New class scheduled to begin Monday.
‰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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Melanie Osborne (606) 615-0022 or email email@example.com.
For more information, call (606) 920-9863 or visit pendletonartcenter.com.
‰Through March 11 — Tony Hamilton, “Existence Over All” exhibit, Ohio University Proctorville Center. Open to the public at no charge. For more information and hours contact the Proctorville Center (740) 886-7655.
Pamela Wise, marketing and public information officer, 1804 Liberty Ave., Ironton, Ohio 45638. (740) 533-4656 or email, ohio.edu/southern, facebook.com/ohiouniversitysouthern.
RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY
The gallery has a new fall fashion show of autumn themed art. This includes abstracts, watercolor and photography.
‰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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
‰Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. — Muse Makers Reception.
Spring Art Show
‰March 1 and 2 — Competitive art show. Registration will be 5 to 8 p.m. March 1 and 8 to 10 a.m. March 2; awards ceremony at 1:30 p.m. March 2. Entry fee is $20 per artist, limit of three pieces per artist. Fine art, photography, folk art and sculpture divisions. This is an art show and sale. Purchase awards and door prizes available. Trophy, ribbon and money awards to be presented. Size limitation to pieces: 3’x4’.
205 E. Main St., 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 email firstname.lastname@example.org. rcartscenter.org.
SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM
‰The Anna Louise Stanton Doll Collection offers 18th, 19th and very early 20th century in bisque, china, papier mache and tin.
‰Art of the Ancients: The Ohio Valley, collection of 10,000 ancient objects ranging in age from 1,500 to 8,000 years old.
‰The Clarence Carter Collection, largest collection of American Scene paintings created by the important 20th century American artist born in Portsmouth in 1904.
‰The Carl Ackerman Collection of Historic Photographs. More than 10,000 historic local photographs archived at the museum.
825 Gallia St., Portsmouth. Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, call (740) 354-5629, or email email@example.com. somacc.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
Thoroughbred Gallery will have an art showing of all sorts. “Breath of Legend” by Jessica Brooks, Sharon Shmutz, Renee Schmutz-Sowards, and Courtney Thompson.
Fridays — Back for FFAWalk.
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.
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.
‰March 2, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., March 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — JSF will have a booth at Kentucky Crafted — The Market. The event will be at the Lexington Convention Center. Tickets $10 per person. For more information, visit kycraft.ky.gov.
Jesse Stuart Foundation preserves the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart and other Kentucky and Appalachian writers.
‰The JSF Regional Readers book discussion groups will meet the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. Feb. selection is “Velva Jean Learns to Fly” by Jennifer Nien. New members welcome.
‰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 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.
‰What’s new at the Jesse Stuart Foundation? “Changing Lives in Appalachia: The new Opportunity School for Women” by Jane B. Stephenson. The softcover book is available for $15 per copy.
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
‰Fridays in February and Saturday, 8 p.m. — Flynt Band.
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 Feb., 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail along with harmonica great, Donnie Williams from Olive Hill.
The club is at U.S. 23 and Legion Drive in Raceland. For more information, call (606) 836-8355.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 76
Wednesdays — Karaoke with Honey Brown.
Thursdays — Karaoke with Stacy.
Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 1 p.m. — Split Decision Band.
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
Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Bobbi.
Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote with Butch Caldwell, Tom Cripple and David McCoy. Beer $1 and free hot dogs from 4 p.m. to close.
Monday through Saturday, Noon, 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.
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.
Saturday, Noon — Josh Barton Benefit.
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.
Thursdays in Feb., 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.
Fridays and Saturdays in Feb., 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.— Gypzy Roze.
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.
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.
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.
BLUE RIBBON FOX HUNTERS
‰Saturday — Bottom Line and Broad Hollow. Tickets: $10.
‰March 9 — Tommy Webb Band and Moron Brothers. Tickets: $10.
‰March 23 — Stillwater and Firing Line. Tickets: $10.
4643 Blue Ribbon Road, Catlettsburg.
All shows start at 7 p.m. and are $12 unless otherwise noted.
For more information, call (304) 634-8232. blueribbonfoxhunters.com.
CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL
Friday, 8 p.m. — Traci Ann Stanley
Saturday, — Jason Mays, Rodney Crisp & Tom Berry.
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).
The venue is at Kyova Mall on U.S. 60. Visit callihanspub.com or Facebook at facebook.com/callihans.
‰March 17, 3 p.m. — “From Galway to Broadway,” St. Patrick's Day concert.
University of Charleston's Geary Auditorium in Riggleman Hall. For more information, call (304) 744-1400. communitymusicassociation.com.
Fridays, 7 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke and open mic.
Saturdays, 5:30 p.m. — Line dance class.
Fridays and Saturdays, 7 p.m. to midnight — DJ Rodney Stanley.
Reservations are being taken for weddings, receptions and parties; call (606) 369-1335.
Admission is $5 for adults; $3 for ages 3 to 12; and children younger than 3 admitted free. Family atmosphere and no alcohol permitted. Concessions available.
The club is at 5405 Roberts Drive in Ashland. For more information, call Roy Hicks at (606) 369-1335.
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.
Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Beer drinkers and hell raisers open mic night. Must be 21 years of age.
Sundays through Feb., 6 to 10 p.m. — Live Bluegrass with PB&J.
‰Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m — Better Day Parade.
2515 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-8337.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. fuzzyduckironton.com.
GREENUP DANCE CLUB
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).
1305 S. Third St. Guests welcome. (740) 532-4847.
Thursdays karaoke 8 to 12 p.m. with Dave and Christina.
Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 to 12:30 p.m. Dennis Smith Band.
Sunday — NFL specials.
Fridays through Feb., 7 to 11 p.m. — Legacy Band will be playing.
3028 S. Third St., (740) 532-3000.
KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC
‰Friday — His Own, Blind Faith, All 4 Him, Jim Edens.
‰March 1 — The New Vision Trio, The Tignors, Clear Voice, Kay Baden.
‰March 8 — The Artrip Family, Providence, The Kidds, Tony Wilson.
‰March 15 — The Heavenbound James Gang, Cornerstone Gospel, The Trinity Heirs, Nancy Banfield.
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.
THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
‰March 1, 8 p.m. & 2, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. — “Romeo & Juliet,” Louisville Ballet. Kentucky Center, Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $30.
‰March 2, 11 a.m. — “Take Me Out To the Ball Game,æ The Louisville Orchestra. Brown Theatre, 315 W Broadway. Tickets $15.
‰March 8, 8 p.m. — Frankie Vallie & The Four Seasons at Whitney Hall. Tickets start at $45.
For tickets, call (800) 775-7777 or visit kentuckycenter.org.
LIVING WITH A CAUSE
“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:
‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Country Junction Variety Night, Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.
‰Saturday, 7:30 — SONGS, Kendall and Debbie Woodard, Foundation, The Jones's.
‰Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m. — NSAI Meeting.
‰March 1, 7:30 p.m. — SONGS, Fishing Auction.
‰March 8, 7:30 p.m. — Country Junction Variety Night, The Joe Freeman Bluegrass 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 — Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out.
‰March 2 — American Drive.
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 is off the Milton exit of Interstate 64, 10 minutes east of Huntington or 20 minutes west of Charleston. For more information, call (304) 743-5749. mountaineeropry.com.
PORT CITY CAFE AND PUB
February — Dart league is scheduled to start.
Hours of operation: Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Sunday, Closed.
424 Chillicothe St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 355-9015. theportcitycafeandpub.com.
‰March 2 — Mountain Melody Band (Wayne Taylor).
‰March 16 — Bluegrass Strangers Band.
‰March 30 — Rowan County Ramblers Band.
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.
‰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 at Warnock in Greenup County.
Cake and admission ticket giveaway each night.
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.
STUART’S OPERA HOUSE
‰March 8, 9, 15, 16, and 17 — ABC Players present “Is There Life After High School?”
‰March 23, 8 p.m. — An Evening with Dwight Icenhower. Tickets start at $20.
52 Public Square, Nelsonville, Ohio. For more information, call (740) 753-1924 or visit stuartsoperahouse.org.
Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.
719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.
‰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
‰Today, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — This Ain't No Disco! Presents Antique Scream / Warzawa, $10 Domestic Buckets and $3 Bomb specials.
‰Friday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Hudson Falcons / Station(s) / The Nakeds. Tickets $8.
‰Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Byzantine (CD Release) / Dead Face Down / Nation / Among The Dead. Tickets $12.
‰Monday, 9 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. — Ladies ’80s And All That.
‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Thirsty Ear Open Mic Night.
‰Feb. 28, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. —This Ain't No Disco! Presents Sir-Boy,$10 Domestic Buckets and $3 Bomb specials!
‰March 8, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Chamomile And Whiskey/Tribe Of The Elk/Sasha Colette. Tickets $7.
‰March 9, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. — Sly Roosevelt / Recovery Council. Tickets $5.
Most tickets are available online at etix.com.
741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.
VFW POST 1168
Friday — Evans Brothers and Highway 52 bluegrass band.
Wednesday and Thursday — Bingo.
Call for times. (606) 473-6333.
The post is off Rt. 3 in Greenup. All veterans welcome.
VFW POST 8850
Ladies auxiliary meetings are at 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month.
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.
In the Grandview Inn, County Road 450, South Point. For more information and tickets, call (740) 377-9077. Kitchen open until 2 a.m.
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
‰Sunday, 2 p.m. — IIIrd Tyme Out. Opening band: The Velvet Blue. Tickets, $15. Reserved seating is available. Contact Paula Hinton.
The venue is at Simons Middle School Auditorium, 242 W. Water St., Flemingsburg. For more information, call Paula Hinton at (606) 748-0798 or email email@example.com.
THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER
PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE
‰March 2, 12 p.m. — Annual Ariel Bridal Fair. All ages.
‰March 9, 8 p.m. — The Voices, John and Nancy Shuffle, The Ohio Valley Symphony.
For more information, call (740) 446-2787.
426 2nd Ave. Gallipolis, Ohio.
FOR THE TRI-STATE
‰March 15, 16, 22 and 23, 8 p.m. — “Julius Caesar.” General admission $10; dinner and show $25.
900 Eighth St., Huntington. For reservations and more information, call (304) 733-ARTS. Visit 733arts.org or Facebook at facebook.com/artstristate.
THE CLAY CENTER
‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Scotty McCreery. Tickets start at $30.
‰March 6, 7:30 p.m. — Kenny Rogers. Ticket start at $30.
‰March 9, 7:30 p.m. — Cheryl Wheeler.
‰March 23, 8 p.m. — Ben Williams and Sound Effect. Tickets $25.
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.
CURTAINS UP PLAYERS
‰March 1, 6, 7, 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.; March 1, 2, 7, 8. 9, 8 p.m.; and March 3 and 10, 2:30 p.m. — “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” Tickets $15 for adults and $12 for students.
At the Jeslyn Performing Arts Center, 1030 Fourth Ave., Huntington. For more information, call (304) 942-8576. curtainsupplayers.org.
JENNY WILEY THEATER
‰Today through Saturday, Feb. 28, March 1 and 2, 7:30 p.m. — “The Taming of the Shrew” at Pikeville location on Second Street. Tickets start at $5.
Proceeds will benefit the theater’s operational budget.
121 Theatre Court, Prestonsburg. 606) 886-9274. jwtheatre.com.
‰March 2, 4 to 8 p.m. — Appalachian Wild Game Dinner.
‰March 2, 5:30 to Noon — Elk Viewing Tours.
‰March 9, 5:30 to Noon — Elk Viewing Tours.
Contact Park Manager Julian Slone, Jenny Wiley State Resort Park, 75 Theatre Ct., Prestonsburg, KY 41653
Phone: (606) 889-1790, Toll Free: (800) 325-0142, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEITH-ALBEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
‰Friday through 28 — Spring International Film Festival at Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.
‰March 7, 7:30 p.m. — “Hair” 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.
‰Sunday, March 2 and 3, 2 p.m. and March 2, 7 p.m. — “Pinkalicious.” $14 for adults and $12 for children. Recommended for ages 3 and older.
418 W. Short St., Lexington. For more information call (859) 254-4546 or visit lctonstage.org.
LEXINGTON OPERA HOUSE
‰Saturday, 2 and 8 p.m. and Sunday, 2 p.m. — Kentucky Ballet Theatre, “Wizard of Oz.” Tickets start at $16.
‰March 8 and 9, 8 p.m.; March 9, 2 p.m. — Dance SCAPA. Tickets start at $12.
‰March 15, 8 p.m., March 16, 2 and 8 p.m. and March 17, 7 p.m. — The Addams Family. Rated PG-13.
‰March 28, 7 p.m.; March 29 and 30, 8 p.m.; March 30, 2 p.m. — “Les Miserables” school edition. Tickets start at $12.
430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567. lexingtonoperahouse.com.
MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC
‰Today, all day — High school band festival.
‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Regional jazz festival at Jomie Jazz Center.
‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Belle and Lynum Jackson competition.
‰Monday, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Amanda Young, percussion.
‰Feb. 28, 8 p.m. — Guest recital: Sarasuati Piano Trio.
‰Feb. 28, 8 p.m. — New music festival concert one.
‰March 1, noon — MUsic Alive Series: Chamber Music in Current Times with Dr. Mark Zanter at First Presbyterian Church, 1015 Fifth Ave.
‰March 1, noon — New music festival concert two.
‰March 1, 8 p.m. — New music festival concert three.
‰March 2, 8 a.m. — Festival of trumpets at Jomie Jazz Center.
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
‰Today, 7 p.m. — Ritch Collins 3-0. Tickets $5.
‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Hillcrest Bruce Choir festival. Free general admission.
‰Sunday, — Third annual Red Carpet Party and The Oscar Pre-Show on The Big Screen, 3 to 6 p.m.; visit with exhibitors, door prize drawing at 6:30 p.m. and fashion show at 7 p.m. Admission is $10 or get a VIP Pass with access to the Leopard Lounge, food, and beverages for $30. Exibitor opportunities are available at $100 or $300 for VIP Leopard Lounge. To set up an exibit email email@example.com. To purchase a ticket call, 606-324-3175.
‰March 5, 7:30 p.m. — “Celtic Nights.” Tickets start at $20.
‰March 14 and 15, 7 p.m. and March 16, 3 and 7 p.m. — “Wizard of Oz.” Adults $14; Students $10; Lap seats $5 added to adult ticket.
‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Ritch Collins 3-0. Tickets $5.
‰March 26, 7:30 p.m. — Elvis Lives. Tickets start at $30.
For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-3175.
‰Today, 23 and 28, 1 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”
‰Friday, 7 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”
Saturday, 7 p.m. — “Footloose.”
‰Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”
840 Stanford Road Danville. For more information, call (866) 597-5297 or (859) 236-2747. pioneerplayhouse.com.
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
SINGLETARY CENTER FOR THE ARTS
‰Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. — “Southern Comforts” by the Studio Players.
‰March 2, 7:30 p.m. — Celtic Nights: Journey of Hope.
‰March 7 through 9, March 15, 16, 17, 22 and 23, 8 p.m., and March 10 and 24, 2:30 p.m. — “The Hound of the Baskervilles” by the Studio Players.
Shows by the Studio Players are at the Carriage House Theatre, Lexington.
405 Rose St., Lexington. Main office (859) 257-1706; for tickets, call (859) 257-4929. finearts.uky.edu/singletary-center.
WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS
‰March 2, 8 p.m. — “Mostly Other People Do the Killing.”
‰March 16, 8 p.m. — Naseer Shamma and Al-Oyoun Ensemble.
‰March 21 through 23 — Faye Driscoll: “You're Me.”
‰Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. — “Double Take: Aesthetics and the Economy.”
‰March 9, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — “Off the Grid.”
Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday; and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; closed Monday.
1871 N. High St. at the corner of 15th Avenue on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus. For more information, call (614) 292-0330 or (614) 292-3535. wexarts.org
BETTER DAY PARADE
‰Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.
‰Sunday, 5 p.m. — Pre-Mountain Stage show with Kelley McRae at the Empty Glass. Charleston, West Virginia
‰Monday, 7 a.m. — Bob Evans Community Days, Bob Evans Restaurant Ashland.
‰Tuesday, 5 p.m. — Fundraiser for Boyd County Addiction Resource Center. Texas Roadhouse, Ashland.
‰Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. — Benefit for “Bucket” Recovery and Healing! The Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰Thursday, 10 p.m. — Justin Johnson with Matt McGuire and PD Bird at the Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰March 1, 10 p.m. — Tim Browning and the Widowmakers & The Dead Leaves. The Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰March 2, 9 p.m. — Miniature Giant, The Renfields, Calenders and Kerosene at Sound Factory.
‰March 3, 10 p.m. — The Kickback with Farnsworth and 600 Lbs of Sin Acoustic at the Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰March 8, 10 p.m. — The Heliotropes with John Lancaster and Beliefs, The Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰March 9, — Hybrid Soul Project at Sound Factory, Charleston.
‰March 9, 7 p.m. — Ray Lawrence Jr. And Friends, The Empty Glass, Charleston.
‰March 9, 10 p.m. — "Silence The Ocean" with "I Come Alive," "Within This Empire" and "Anansi" by The Iron Gate's Upper Level. Point Pleasant, W.Va.
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.
Friday — The Thirsty Whale in Huntington with Zeroking.
Band members are Kyle Baldridge, drums; Clint Adkins, vocals, guitar, piano; Morton Counts, bass, vocals; and Brad Stewart, lead guitar.
EDDIE AND THE COUGARS
‰March 1 and 2, 8:30 p.m. — VFW Post 1064 in Huntington, W.Va.
‰Today, 8 p.m. — Black Sheep Burrito & Brews, Huntington.
‰Saturday, 6 p.m. — Main Street Cafe, Berea.
‰March 1, 9 p.m. — Where's My Money 2 (Feat. DJ Aphrodite/Candyland/AFK/2RIP), Club Zoo. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
‰March 8, 8 p.m. — Idiot Fun Club at Crosskeys Tavern, By Idiotfunclub. Chillicothe, Ohio.
‰March 14, 7:30 a.m. — Go Green, Save Green Workshop. Transylvania University, William T. Young Campus Center.
‰March 16, 10 p.m. — The Recipe at The V Club. Huntington, West Virginia.
Original funky, jazzy, groove music performed by the Gillum brothers, Andrew and Nathan Gillum. Visit facebook.com/gillgumesh.
Saturday, Noon — Josh Barton Benefit. Ashland Eagles
Thursdays through Feb., 8p.m. to 12 a.m. — Ashland Eagles
Fridays and Saturdays through Feb., 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Ashland Eagles.
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.
‰March 16, 8 p.m. — A Celtic Celebration featuring flutist Wendell Dobbs. Tickets start at $20. Keith Albee Performing Arts Center.
Tickets on sale. For more information, call (304) 781-8343 or visit huntingtonsymphony.org.
Saturdays in Feb. 8 to 11 p.m. — American Legion Post 43 in Raceland.
April 20, 8 p.m. to midnight — The End Zone, Ironton.
Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Greg Combs, Ernie Davis and John Bobo.
Band members are Mike Fitzpatrick, guitar, keyboards, vocals; Gary Kesling, drums, keyboards, vocals; Dave Copley, bass, keyboards, backing vocals.
Visit thereturnlive.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. (606) 324-5545 or (606) 324-1439.
Band members are John Sharp, rhythm, vocals; Wayne Neal, lead guitar; Jason Neal, bass and keyboard; and Jim Rice, drummer.
‰March 30, 7 a.m. — Coal Grove Lions Harold Haney Pancake Breakfast. Dawson-Bryant High School. Coal Grove.
Visit the band at facebook.com/southern.thunder.16?fref=ts or myspace.com/thesouthernthunderband01.
SPLIT DECISION BAND
Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. — American Legion Post 76, 405 20th St. at Carter Ave. in 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 email@example.com or visit facebook.com/pages/The-Split-Decision-Band/493658340243.
Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m, Market Street Cafe, Portsmouth Ohio.
For more information, visit stevefree.com.
BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE
‰March 1, 8 p.m. — Little Big Town. Tickets start at $27.50.
‰March 6, 7 p.m. — Harlem Globetrotters. Tickets start at $19.
‰March 10, 6 p.m. — Higher Learning Tour 2013, Dee-1, Propoganda and Comedian Bone Hampton, Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. Tickets on sale now. $24, General Admission, $18, with College ID, $18, for groups of 15+ (two free tickets with order).
‰March 15 and 16, 7:30 p.m. — Monster Truck Tour.
To place ticket orders or charge by phone, go to Ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000. Visit bigsandyarena.com.
CARTER CAVES STATE RESORT PARK
‰March 1 through 3 — “Tracking and Woods Lore Weekend.”
‰March 23 through May 11, 10 a.m. — “BYOK” Tygart Creek Kayak Float.
‰March 30 and 31 — Carter Caves Easter Weekend Getaway.
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.
CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER
‰Today through Saturday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday, 1 and 5 p.m. — Disney on Ice: “Worlds of Fantasy.”
‰March 5, 7 p.m. — Harlem Globetrotters.
‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Third Day-The Miracle Tour.
To purchase tickets, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.
200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301. (304) 345-1500. Visit charlestonwvciviccenter.com.
COLLIS P. HUNTINGTON
Shows and Events
‰March 16 and 17 — 30th Annual Greenbo Model Railroad Show, Greenbo Lake State Park, Argillite.
March 24 through 27 —Washington DC Trip.
For tickets or more information, call (304) 523-0364 or 866-639-7487; email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit newrivertrain.com.
‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Rascal Flatts with The Band Perry and Kristen Kelly. Tickets start at $49.75.
‰March 21, 7 p.m. — Harlem Globetrotters.
126 Main St., Pikeville. Tickets may be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Visit eastkyexpo.com.
GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK
965 Lodge Road in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7324 or email email@example.com.
Various packages of lodging and food available. Call (800) 325-0008. http://parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/greenbo-lake/default.aspx.
HAWKS NEST STATE PARK
‰Saturday — Dinner theater: “Bessie Smith: Empress of the Blues.” Theater package includes one night lodging, dinner, express breakfast, and evening program for two. Dinner and show only option is available.
March 16, 7:30 p.m.— A St. Patrick's Evening with Mick Souter. Reservations: (304) 658-5212.
49 Hawks Nest Park Road, Ansted, W.Va. For more information, call (304) 658-5212 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. hawksnestsp.com.
MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER
‰March 1, 7 p.m. — Southern Gospel Gathering.
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.
NORTH BEND STATE PARK
‰March 15 through 17 — Women’s getaway weekend. Event includes facials, crafts, exercise programs, meals and more. Overnight package available.
202 North Bend Park Road, Cairo, W.Va. For more information, call (304) 643-2931 or email email@example.com. northbendsp.com.
‰March 2, 7:30 p.m. — George Strait with Martina McBride. Tickets start at $71.50.
‰March 16 — Winter Jam 2013 Tour Spectacular. Tickets $10.
430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567. rupparena.com.