Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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February 6, 2014

02/06/2014 — Coming Up

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ASHLAND — HIGHLANDS MUSEUM

AND DISCOVERY CENTER

Exhibits

‰“Dancing Through the Decades: 1920 through 1950.”

‰Through February — “Away for the Weekend: A History of Travel and Leisure.”

Events

‰Saturday — Dancing with Our Stars.

‰May 10, 2 p.m — Victorian Tea.

Permanent exhibits

‰“Early Kentucky.”

‰“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.”

‰“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 those 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: christine@highlandsmuseum.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Current exhibits

‰Through March 30 — “Self-taught, Outsider, Visionary: Highlights from the Folk Art Collection.”

‰Through June 29 — “Barbizon Paintings.”

Upcoming exhibits

‰Through Sunday — “Visions of the Prophet: The Visual Art of Kahlil Gibarn.

Events

‰Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. — The film “The Sessions” will be shown with narrative description for those who are blind or visually impaired and those interested in learning more about narrative description. Free.

‰Feb. 22, 6 p.m. to midnight — “An Epic Night, Heroes and Villains Museum Ball 2014.”

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.

PAINTED COW GALLERY

Gallery hours are 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Gallery features a series of paintings called “Memories of Old Lawrence County” and works by artists who live in Lawrence County.

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.

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