Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

April 18, 2013

04/18/2013 — Coming up


The Independent

ASHLAND — VISUAL ARTS



ALADDIN’S ART GALLERY

The gallery is at the corner of 13th Street and Lexington Avenue in Ashland.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

For more information, call (606) 325-2597 or email aladdinsart@windstream.net. Visit us on Facebook at facebook.com/AladdinsArtGallery.



BLENKO GLASS COMPANY

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Free glass-making demonstrations; lunch break from noon to 12:30 p.m.

Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

9 Bill Blenko Drive, Milton. For more information or to confirm schedule, call (877) 425-3656. blenko.com.



CINCINNATI MUSEUM CENTER

‰Through mid-April —  “Dead Sea Scrolls.” Largest collection of artifacts ever to tour outside of Israel.

Omnimax Theater

‰Mondays through Thursdays, 2 and 4 p.m.; Fridays 2, 4, and 6 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m. — “Rocky Mountain Express.”

Cincinnati History

Museum

“Cincinnati in Motion.”

“Cincinnati Goes to War.”

“From Settlement to 1860.”

“Forming a New World.”

Duke Energy Children’s Museum

“Kids’ Town.”

“The Energy Zone.”

“Little Sprouts Farm.”

“The Woods.”

Duke Energy Cincinnati Convention Center

Museum of Natural

History and Science

“LITE Lab.”

“Nature’s Trading Post.”

“The Cave.”

“The Ice Age.”

“In Memory of Neil Armstrong.”

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati. For more information, call (513) 287-7000 or (800) 733-2077 or email information@cincymuseum.org. cincymuseum.org.



THE CLAY CENTER

‰Through Sunday — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at 50.”

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

Exhibits

‰Wednesday through May 8 — Annual MSU senior juried art exhibition. Opening reception on April 24, 5 to 7 p.m.

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.



COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART

Exhibits

‰Through May 26 — “Mark Rothko: The Decisive Decade 1940-1950.”

‰Through Aug. 25 — “Strings Attached: The Living Tradition of Czech Puppets”.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday; 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday; closed Monday.

480 East Broad St., Columbus. For more information call (614) 221-6801; 24-hour information at (614) 221-4848; or email info@cmaohio.org. columbusmuseum.org.



COSI

Exhibits

‰Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Week of the Young Child Family Day.

‰April 26, 5 to 9 p.m. — Family Friday Night.

‰April 27, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Backyard Science Day.

‰Classic — Exhibits include Space, Live Shows, Lab Spaces, Big Science Park, Ocean, WOSU@Cosi, Innovation Showcase, Life Body Mind Spirit, Gadgets, Progress and Little Kidspace.

Adventure in the Valley of the Unknown.

Extreme Screen Theater

‰Mondays through Saturdays, noon, 2 and 4 p.m.; and Sundays, 12:15, 2 and 4 p.m. — Sharks 3D.

‰Mondays through Saturdays, 11 a.m., 1 and 3 p.m.; and Sundays, 1, 3 and 5 p.m. — Meerkats 3D.

Some exhibits require additional ticket. Hours through Jan. 6 are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday; and evening hours for Body Worlds are 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

333 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH. For more information, call (614) 228-2674. cosi.org.



FAT CAT ART STUDIO

Featuring original oil paintings and drawings. Artists welcome to bring in works from every medium. All work is original and available for purchase.

Camayo Arcade Suite 24 on Winchester Avenue in Ashland. Open Monday through Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (606) 739-9296. Visit fatcatstudioashland.com or email fatcatstudio@zoominternet.net.



THE FRAME UP GALLERY

& CAFE ZEAL

Exhibits

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

Production

Exhibits

‰Through April 28 —Gallipolis City Schools Art Show (Public reception tba).

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.



GALLERY 842/MARSHALL

UNIVERSITY

Theatre

Wednesday, 8 p.m. — “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.”

842 Fourth Ave., Huntington. Open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. marshall.edu/cofa/art/?page_id=830.



GATEWAY REGIONAL ARTS

CENTER

Exhibits

"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood.

Events

‰Today, 7 p.m. —  Open Mic in the Cafe.

‰Friday and Saturday — Bluegrass Area Has Talent.

‰April 27, 7 p.m. —  Kentucky Bach Choir. Tickets, $15 Adults, $10 Youth.

‰April 27, 8 a.m. — Regional Student Art Competition.

‰April 28, 1 to 3 p.m. —  Regional Student Art Show and Awards.

Mondays and Fridays, 9 to 10:15 a.m. — Yoga with instructor Rena Hauck.

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 r.prindle@moreheadstate.edu. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.



GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

‰April 26, 6 to 9 p.m. — Final Friday event, “Celebrate the Earth.”Live music from the Hung Jury.

‰Last Friday of each month, 6 to 9 p.m. — “Women in the Arts.” Bluegrass group, Hazel Holler Girls.

301 E. Third St. (Corner of Carol Malone and Third Street).

For more information, email Dan Click at graysongallery@gmail.com or call (606) 922-0927 or visit graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.



HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

‰Through May — “The Ballantyne Collection.”

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.”

Events

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



HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

‰Through Oct. 20 — “Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.”

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

AT BEREA

‰Through Aug. 24 — Gallery Exhibit, The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea: Celebrating Ten Years.

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 FOLK ART CENTER

‰Through May 25, 5 p.m. — “The Things We Made: Decorative Works from Lee Clay Products.”

The center is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 102 W. First St., Morehead. (606) 783-2204. kyfolkart.org.



KENTUCKY MUSEUM OF ART AND CRAFT

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.



MiAPPA

‰Today, 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.



OUR HOUSE MUSEUM

Opens July 2013 —1950s: Building the American Dream.

Through December 2013 — “Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert J. Ewing.”

Tour of the Federal style tavern, and view the taproom, dining room, and other usual facilities. Tour admission: adults $4; children/students $1; seniors $3; Ohio Historical Society members free; adult bus tours $50/bus.

432 First Ave., Gallipolis, OH 45631. (740) 446-0586. ohiohistory.org.



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

Cardinal Valley Exhibit continues through April. The Pendleton Art Center at 1537-1539 Winchester Ave., Ashland, will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Contact information for artists is available in the lobby.

Art classes

‰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 for our next six week session.

‰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 dspaulding_fineart@yahoo.com or Melanie Osborne (606) 615-0022 or email melsartworks@aol.com.

For more information, call (606) 920-9863 or visit pendletonartcenter.com.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

The gallery has a new fall fashion show of autumn themed art. This includes abstracts, watercolor and photography.

Classes

‰Through Sunday — “Earth, Wind, and Fire — Class Acts.”

Works from Leona Mackey, Vernon Howell, and Robert Fulks.

‰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 pati.payne@yahoo.com.

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 gallerywv@yahoo.com.



ROWAN COUNTY

ARTS CENTER

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 info@rcartscenter.org. rcartscenter.org.



SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM

Collections

‰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 info@somacc.com. somacc.com.



THE SPEED ART MUSEUM

Through Sunday — “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

Featured Artist for April is Laura Moul, nationally certified master craftsman photographer, “A Photographic Journey”.

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.



LITERATURE



COFFEETREE BOOKS

Today, 11 a.m. — Morning reading group

April 25, 7 p.m. — Evening reading group.

April 30, 6:45 p.m. — Mystery reading group.

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.



JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

Jesse Stuart Foundation preserves the human and literary legacy of Jesse Stuart and other Kentucky and Appalachian writers.

‰The JSF Regional Readers will meet at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday to discuss “Timmy and Susie and the Bootleggers’ Revenge” by Tim Callahan.

‰What’s New at the JSF?  “A Guest on Earth: The Life and Poetry of Joy Bale Boone, Kentucky Poet Laureate 1997-1999” by Loretta Martin Murrey. The hardback edition is available for $30 and the softback for $25.  

‰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.

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

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 April, 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail.

Saturday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Silver Strings Band with Ted and Gail.

The club is at U.S. 23 and Legion Drive in Raceland. For more information, call (606) 836-8355.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Split Decision Band.

Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. — Open Mic Night; bring guitar, keyboard as sound system is available.

Wednesday — Karaoke with Honey Brown.

Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Front-line grill open for lunch and dinner Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. For carryout, call (606) 329-2162.

405 20th St. at Carter Avenue in Ashland.



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

Monday through Saturday — Open at noon.

Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Bobbi.

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote with Butch Caldwell, Tom Cripple and David McCoy. Free hot dogs every Saturday night.

Monday through Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m. — Happy hour.

Every second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every third Monday, 7 p.m. — Ladies auxiliary meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every fourth Monday, 7 p.m. — Sons of the Avets squad meeting. Please call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

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.



ASHLAND EAGLES

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.

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.



B&B JAMBOREE

HIGHWAY 140

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.



BEECHY CREEK

MUSIC CENTER

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.



BLACK SHEEP BURRITO & BREWS

‰Sunday, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.

‰April 28, 9:13 to 11:13 p.m. — Black Sheep Comedy Open Mic Night.   

1555 Third Ave., Huntington. For more information, call (304) 523-1555 or visit blacksheepwv.com.



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

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.



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.



FROGTOWN USA

‰Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Beer drinkers and hell raisers open mic night. Must be 21 years of age.

‰Thursdays, 7 to 11 p.m. — live music.

‰Today, 8:30 p.m. — Midget Mania. Tickets in advance $10, at the door $15.

‰Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Against the Grain.

‰April 26 and 27, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

‰April 27 — Rally Roast and Raffle with The Return. Hillbilly Clan No. 1, Outhouse 8. Tickets $10 per person, $15 per couple. Poker Run Signups at 11 a.m., run begins at 1 p.m., eating at 4 p.m., and raffle at 5 p.m.. Poker run best hand $500.

2515 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call (740) 532-8337.



FUZZY DUCK

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.

April 19 and 20, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Gypzy Roze.

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 info@fuzzyduckironton.com. fuzzyduckironton.com.



GREENUP DANCE CLUB

Saturdays, 5 to 6 p.m. — singles or couples ballroom dance classes, admission: $5 per person. For more information contact, Gayle Riggs (304) 453-1250 or email at rigg1209@zoominternet.net. Classes are at Greenup Senior Center, 1617 Ashland Road, Greenup (Applegate Shopping Center).



IRONTON EAGLES

Thursdays karaoke 8 to 12 p.m. with Dave and Christina.

Fridays and Saturdays 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — May Day Band.

1305 S. Third St. Guests welcome. (740) 532-4847.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Spiritual Echoes, The Couch Family, Rita Broyles.

‰April 26 — His Own, Fellowship Trio, The Jenkins Family, Tammy Vickers.

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m.

Friday nights at KYOVA are  at the New Life Center of Princess Chapel. It is at the intersection of Ky. 5 and old U.S. 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

For tickets, call (800) 775-7777 or visit kentuckycenter.org.



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Comedian Eric Baker, The Ohio Furnace Youth Group, Isaiah’s Cry.

‰April 26, 7:30 p.m. — Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison 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 — Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time.

‰April 27 — Eddie and Martha Adcock.

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 12 and younger.

Mountaineer Opry House off the Milton exit of Interstate 64. For more information, call (304) 743-5749. mountaineeropry.com.



PORT CITY CAFE AND PUB

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.



RATTLESNAKE RIDGE

COMMUNITY CENTER

‰Saturday — Evans Brothers Band (Dave Evans may appear with band).

‰May 4 — Velvet Blue Band (Bryan Cooper).

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.



RED BARN

‰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 in Greenup County. Now serving hamburgers, fries and onion rings.

Admission is $5. Children 10 and younger admitted free.

No alcohol allowed.

Follow the Red Barn on Facebook at facebook.com/kyredbarn.

For more information, call (606) 922-9346.



STUART’S OPERA HOUSE

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Rhonda Vincent and the Rage. Tickets start at $25.

52 Public Square, Nelsonville, Ohio. For more information, call (740) 753-1924 or visit stuartsoperahouse.org.



TIMBO’S BAR

Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



VALLEY MUSIC

‰Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Lundy Wright, The Ravens.

‰Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Get ‘er Done Band.

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

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Cumberland River, B.R.A.T.C.A.M.B., The Modock Rounders and Harlan County  bluegrass band Cumberland River, whose music is featured on FX network’s TV show “Justified.” Tickets are $8.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



VFW POST 1064

Tuesdays through Thursdays — Karaoke with Pam.

Fridays and Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Eddie and The Cougars.

Wednesday, 7 to 11 p.m. — Bike Night.

Kitchen open late, new menu.

Seventh Avenue and 10th Street, Huntington.



VFW POST 1168

Mondays, 7:30 — pool tournament.

Wednesdays and Thursdays — Bingo.

Thursday, 8:30 p.m. — Queen of Hearts drawing, bingo hall. ATMs available at post and bingo hall.

Friday — Karoke with Allen Grubb.

April 27, 8 p.m. — Keybo Cyrus and Bluegrass Revolver. Admission: $10.

The post is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. (606) 473-6333.



VFW POST 8850

Ladies auxiliary meetings are at 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Memberships accepted.

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.

Come in and try out our dart board, pool tables and large dance floor.

In the Grandview Inn, County Road 450, South Point. For more information and tickets, call (740) 377-9077. Kitchen open until 2 a.m.



WHISKEY ROCKS

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

BLUEGRASS

‰Sunday, 2 p.m. — Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time.

The venue is at Double S Entertainment (Bowling Alley) 150 Foster St. in Flemingsburg. For more information, call Paula Hinton at (606) 748-0798 or email paulahinton2000@yahoo.com.



THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰Saturday,  8 p.m. — Comedy show with Pat Dixon and Mike Armstrong. 18 years or older.

‰April 27,  8 p.m. —  Ohio Valley Symphony: The Amazing Cello with Efe Baltacigil. All ages.

For more information, call (740) 446-2787, visit at arieltheatre.org. Tickets available online or at the box office.

426 2nd Ave. Gallipolis, Ohio.



THE CLAY CENTER

Shows

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Jack Hanna’s “Into The Wild Live,” presented by Nationwide Insurance. Tickets start at $20.

‰Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. — Experience the Beatles with “Rain.”

Workshops

Second Saturday of each month, noon to 4 p.m. — Fun Lab.

 ‰April 25 — Figure it Out. Use your mind and body to navigate puzzles and timed challenges.

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.



KEITH-ALBEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

‰April 28, 7 p.m. — “The Addams Family” 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.



THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Today, 7:30 p.m. — David Sedaris. Tickets start at $39.50.

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — Josh Ritter. Tickets start at $25.

‰April 25, 10:30 a.m. and April 26, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “Pictures and Paintings.” Tickets start at $17.

‰April 25, 7:30 p.m. — Brian Regan. Tickets start at $38.50.

‰April 27, 8 p.m. — Louisville Orchestra “The Music of the Who.” Tickets start at $26.

‰April 30 and May 1, 7:30 p.m. — Shen Yun. Tickets start at $62.75.

501 W. Main St., Louisville. (502) 562-0100. kentuckycenter.org. 



LEXINGTON CHILDREN’S

THEATRE

Shows

‰Saturday and Sunday and 28, 2 p.m. and Saturday, 7 p.m. — “The Hundred Dresses.” Tickets $17 for adults and $14 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

‰Friday, 8 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. — “Dreamgirls.” Rated PG-13.

430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (859) 233-4567. lexingtonoperahouse.com.



MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC

‰Today, 8 p.m. — MU percussion ensemble.

‰Friday, 8 p.m. — MU university chorus.

‰Saturday, all day — MU trombone day.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Graduate recital: Andrew Tilley, percussion.

‰Sunday, 8 p.m. — Belle and Lynum Jackson winner recital.

‰Monday, 8 p.m. — MU jazz 12.1.

‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. — MU orchestra.

‰April 25, 8 p.m. — MU wind symphony and symphonic band.

‰April 27, 8 p.m. — MU choral union.

‰April 28, 3 p.m. — MU choral union.

‰April 28, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Tim Fererston, viola.

‰April 30, 8 p.m. — MU jazz 12.1.

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

Events

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — The Temptations. Tickets start at $29.

‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. — Mike Tracy Brazilian Ensemble. Tickets $25 adult, $15 student.

‰April 25, 7:30 p.m. — STOMP. Tickets start at $25.

‰April 26, 8 p.m. — Loretta Lynn. Tickets start at $35.

Lap seats are for children 12 months and younger.

For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-3175.





MUSIC



BETTER DAY PARADE

‰May 4, 6 p.m. — Win 2 Tickets to Soilwork, Jeff Loomis, Blackguard, The Browning, Wretched, Alrosa Villa, Columbus, Ohio.

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.



EDDIE AND THE COUGARS

Fridays and Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — VFW Post 1064 in Huntington.

Wednesday, 7 to 11 p.m. — Bike Night at VFW Post 1064, Huntington.



GILLGUMESH

‰May 30, 2 p.m. — 12th annual Appalachian Uprising.

Original funky, jazzy, groove music performed by the Gillum brothers, Andrew and Nathan Gillum. Visit facebook.com/gillgumesh.



GYPZY ROZE

Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Fuzzy Duck.

April 26 an 27, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Frogtown.

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.



LEGACY

Saturdays in April, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Portsmouth Moose.

Members are Dale Kelley, bass and vocals; Mary Grooms, lead vocals; Raymond Mills, lead guitar and vocals; Keith Wilson, percussion; Lonnie Castle, keys.



OACEOUS

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. to Midnight — End Zone in Ironton.

‰April 27, 8 to 11 p.m. — American Legion Post 43 in Raceland.

Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Greg Combs, Ernie Davis and John Bobo.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Poaceous/90377488472. (606) 923-7232.



RICK HUCKABY

May 2 and 3 — CD release paty for “Pistols and Diamonds,” Third and Lindsely, Nashville.

May 31, 10 p.m. — The V Club, Huntington.

For more information, visit rickhuckaby.com.



SILVER STRINGS BAND

‰Fridays in April, 7 to 10 p.m. — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.

‰Saturday, 7 to 10 p.m. — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.



SPLIT DECISION BAND

Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. — American Legion Post 76, 405 20th St., 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 sdband2007@yahoo.com or visit facebook.com/pages/The-Split-Decision-Band/493658340243.



STEVE FREE

Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m, Market Street Cafe, Portsmouth Ohio.

For more information, visit stevefree.com.



OTHER FUN



BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Friday, 4 to 9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. — 43rd annual Dogwood Festival.

To place ticket orders or charge by phone, go to Ticketmaster.com or (800) 745-3000. Visit bigsandyarena.com.



CARTER CAVES STATE RESORT PARK

‰Through May 11, 10 a.m. — “BYOK” Tygart Creek Kayak Float.

‰Friday through Sunday, — Carter Caves Wildflower Pilgrimage.

‰April 26 through 28, — Campers Appreciation Weekend.

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

‰Wednesday, 25 and 26, 7:30 p.m, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey presents “Dragons.”

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

RAILROAD HISTORICAL

SOCIETY

‰Through Sunday — Chicago trip.

For tickets or more information, call (304) 523-0364 or 866-639-7487; email newrivertrain@aol.com or visit newrivertrain.com.



EASTERN KENTUCKY

EXPO CENTER

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Brantley Gilbert “Hell on Wheels Tour!” with Kip Moore.

126 Main St., Pikeville. Tickets may be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Visit eastkyexpo.com.



HAWKS NEST STATE PARK

‰Friday through Sunday — Tenth annual New River Gorge Wildflower Weekend.

49 Hawks Nest Park Road, Ansted, W.Va. For more information, call (304) 658-5212 or email hawksnestinfo@wv.gov. hawksnestsp.com.



HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM AND VILLAGE

May 4 — Annual spring festival.

Heritage Farm Museum and Village offers tour of its Museum of Progress, Museum of Transportation and the Country Store Museum all year, Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The last tour begins at 2 p.m. (Except for major holidays and in the months of December, January and February, tours are available, weather permitting). Guests may tour the other Heritage Farm exhibits by advance reservation.

3300 Harvey Road, Huntington. For more information, call (304) 522-1244. heritagefarmmuseum.com.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

April 27, 6:50 p.m. — Spring Gospel Concert.

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

‰April 27, 7 p.m. — Taylor Swift: The Red Tour. Tickets start at $32.

202 North Bend Park Road, Cairo, WV 26337. (304) 643-2931. northbendsp.com.