Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Coming Up

September 6, 2012

Coming Up — 09/06/2012


Friday, 8 p.m. — Tinderbox and Deadly Sins Burlesque Bigtop Night.

Banshees is at 240 16th St. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 694-4079. Visit us on Facebook facebook.com/Bansheesplace.



‰Wednesday through Oct. 11 — “Family Portraits: Works by Stafford Smith, Nicole McCormick Santiago, Leslie

Shiels and Dale Inglett.”

‰Oct. 20 — “New Country: Contemporary Depictions of Ruralism.”

‰Oct. 24, 5 to 7 p.m. — Opening Reception.


‰Oct. 31, 6 to 9 p.m. — Annual Halloween Costume Contest and Rocky Horror Picture Show. Sponsored by ALLYance, Art and Design, CCHSS.

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.




‰Through Friday — On Desire, artwork by Kate Shannon.

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


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

‰Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. — Second viewing of the “Patriotic Art and Americana Exhibit,” with  special invitation to area veterans. Friends of the Carter County Public Library also will have a book sale in the gallery on Saturday and Sunday. 


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

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.




‰Gift shop: The museum carries a variety of jewelry for men and women, Candleberry candles and more.


‰Today, 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.

‰Friday 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 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.

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