Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

July 5, 2012

Coming Up — 07/05/2012


The Independent

ASHLAND — THE CLAY CENTER

Free activities at Capitol Market on the second Saturday of each month between 10 a.m. and noon.

Exhibits

‰Through July 29 — “Desire for Magic: Patrick Nagatani 1978-2008.”

‰July 14 through Sept. 16 — “The Edge of Vision: Abstraction in Contemporary Photograpy.”

‰July 14 through Sept. 16 — “Artist to Icon: Early Photographs of Elvis, Dylan and the Beatles.”

Concerts

‰Aug. 8, 7:30 p.m. — Daughtry.

‰Sept. 23, 8 p.m. — Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo.

‰Sept. 27, 8 p.m. — Earth, Wind and Fire.

‰Oct. 14, 8 p.m. — Wayne Brady.

Films

‰Through Friday — “Roar: Lions of the Kalahari.”

‰Through Saturday, 3 p.m. — “Mystery of the Nile.”

‰Saturday — Bears.

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

‰Through Aug. 31 — The Bluegrass Biennial 2012: A Kentucky Juried Exhibition.

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.



THE FRENCH ART COLONY

Exhibits

‰Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Youth Art Competition entries on display in the Gallipolis City Park.

‰Sunday through July 29 — Youth Art Cpompetition award winners on display at FAC.

‰Through July 29 — Summer Festival Competition Show.

‰Aug. 3 through 26 — "Scenes of Our River Communities"  Community Photography Exhibit.

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.

Shows

‰July 13 — “Stillwater Lite.”

‰July 27 through 29 — “Laura Ingalls Wilder: Voice of the Prairie” at Bob Evans Farm Amphitheater.

‰Aug. 10 — Joey D and the Dub-V’s.

‰Aug. 17, 7 p.m. and Aug. 18 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on the FAC Patio  — “Fairy Tale Courtroom.”

‰Sept. 29 and 30, on the FAC Patio — “The Ransom of Red Chief.”

Gates open at 5:30 p.m., music begins at 6 p.m.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students (K-College).  Food from local vendors, beer and wine will be available.  Attendees are asked to bring lawn chairs.

‰July 16 through 20: “Imagination on Stage” theater, fashion and more.

‰July 23 through 27: “Camp Creepenstien.”

‰Aug. 13 through 17: “Creative Castle” dragons, damsels and art.

‰Little Artists Day Camps: Open to youth, ages 5 to 7. Cost is $40 per camp. Tuesday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the following dates:

‰Aug. 7 through 9 — “Once Upon A Time.”

‰Aug. 13 through 17 — “Creative Castle” dragons, damsels and art!

530 First Ave., Gallipolis; FACs family workshops require advance registration by calling (740) 446-3834. Visit frenchartcolony.org.



GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

Events

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

Exhibits

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

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

Exhibits

‰Through July — “Remembering the TItanic: 100 Years Later.”

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

Permanent exhibits

‰”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: $5.50; seniors, students and children: $4.50; 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.



HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Exhibits

‰Through July 22 — “Fine Arf,” an exhibition of images of dogs from the permanent collection.

‰July 24, 7 p.m. — Tasting Tour of the Conservatory.

‰Through Aug. 5 — “Modern Mexico: Works from the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University.”

‰Through Aug. 26 — The work of Judy Pfaff.

‰Aug. 18 through Oct. 28 — Walter Gropius Master Artist Series Presents: Enrique Chagoya.

‰Through Oct. 7 — Visiting Inspiration: Twenty Years of Gropius Artists. Opening reception at 6 p.m. Saturday.

‰Through Oct. 7 — The Collection of Alex E. Booth Jr. Opening reception at 6 p.m. Saturday.

‰Through Nov. 18 — “Harvey Littleton: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Glass Studio Movement.”

‰Through April 7, 2013 — 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.

Camps/Classes

‰Monday through July 13, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Art Camp Week 1. Grades 4 and 5. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 16 through 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Art Camp Week 2. Grades K through 5. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 16 through 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Nature Camp Week 1. Grades 3 through 6. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

‰July 23 through 27,  9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Nature Camp Week 2. Grades 3 through 6. $100 Members; $120 Non-Members.

For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.



JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

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

‰The JSF will be open on July 6 for First Friday Art Walk from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

‰The SF Regional Readers book group meets the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 pm.  July’s selection is “Blood Feud – The Hatfields & McCoys:  The Epic Story of Murder and Vengeance” by Lisa Alther.  The book group is open to all and new members are always welcome.  The complete reading list for 2012 is available at the JSF website at jsfbooks.com.

‰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 book store offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books, fine art prints, pottery, gift items and Ruth Hunt’s Blue Monday candy bars, Derbies, assorted chocolates, bourbon balls and mint julep 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 foundation, at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland, 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.



THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰July 12 through 14, 8 p.m. — Circus Circus. Tickets start at $16.

‰July 15, 7 p.m. — Diane Krall. Tickets start at $45.

‰July 19 through 21, 8 p.m. — Circus Circus. Tickets start at $16.

‰July 27, 7 p.m. — Mount Zion Evening of Elegance. Admission $30.

‰Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m. — Jackson Browne. Tickets start at $44.50.

‰Sept. 6, 7, 8 14 and 15, 8 p.m. — The Vagina Monologues. Tickets start at $15.

‰Sept. 16, 2 p.m. — The Vagina Monologues. Tickets start at $15.

‰Sept. 7, 7:30 p.m. — Johnnty Mathis. Tickets start at $43.50.

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



KENTUCKY FOLK ART CENTER

Exhibits

“Outside in Ohio: A Century of Unexpected Genius.”

Opens July 19 — “Linvel Barker: Works from the Collection of Rita Biesiot.”

102 W. First St., Morehead. (606) 783-2204. kyfolkart.org.



KENTUCKY MUSEUM OF ART AND CRAFT

During June, KMAC will highlight artist Kathleen O’Brien, who uses watercolors, pencils, botanicals, mica, copper leaves and ink on handmade paper to make three-dimensional mixed media collages.

Exhibits

‰Through July 29 — “50 Years of Studio Glass.”

‰Friday through Aug. 31 — “Swimming Hole.”

‰Friday through Aug. 31 — “Holler’s and Harvest.”

‰Sept. 7 through Nov. 11 — “Storytelling as Craft.”

Events

‰Friday, 5 to 9 p.m. — Trolley Hop and Opening Reception for Swimming Hole and Holler’s and Harvest.

Camps

‰Monday through July 13 — KidArt Camp. Morning session (9 a.m. to noon). Grades 3 through 5. Afternoon session (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Printmaking and Graphic Arts Focus. Grades 1 through 6.

‰July 23 through 27, 9:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. — BlackAcre Art Week.

‰July 30 through Aug. 3 — KidArt Camp. Morning session (9 a.m. to noon) . Grades 3 through 5. Afternoon session (1 p.m. to 4 p.m.) – Clay Focus . Grades 1 through 6.

Call or visit websites for more information about camps.

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.



L STYLE

Potters’ Loft

New classes starting Monday and Tuesday: A eight-week, wheel-thrown pottery class will be either Mondays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. or Tuesdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. in the upstairs of the L Style Salon’s Potter's Loft, 1516 Winchester Ave., Ashland. Bill Meadows is the instructor. All skills levels are accepted; students work on their own wheel. For registration information, call (304) 654-9948 or e-mail wmmeadows63@gmail.com.



PAINTED COW GALLERY

‰July 23 through 26 — Art summer camp for kids. From 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for ages 6 to 12; and from 1:30 to 4 p.m. for ages 13 to 18. $60 per child or $100 for two from the same family. Scholarship available.

The gallery will celebrate spring and summer with new and exciting original artwork from local artists in a wide variety of styles, colors and sizes, in time for gift giving Father’s Day and graduations.

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

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. Pendleton Studios are open on the first Friday of the month from 5 to 9 p.m. for the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Ashland and the next day for Second Look Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Some studios are open daily; some are open by appointment with the artist.

‰Friday — The Pendleton Art Center will be open for first Friday and there will be no car show on Winchester.

Stop in and see our new look and new artists.

Artist of the Month

Jennifer Hamilton, potter.

Art classes

The following classes are offered at the Pendleton:

‰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.

‰Tuesdays: 10 a.m. to noon. Watercolor class with Janice LeBrun. Children’s art classes at 4 p.m. with LeBrun. (606) 329-0048. Beginning watercolor 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.

‰Thursdays: 3 to 5 p.m. — Craft classes with Angy Hall (606) 831-3592 and Amy Litteral (828) 713-5862.

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 about the center, call (606) 920-9863 or visit pendletonartcenter.com.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

Classes

‰Mondays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting (adult) with F. Christian.

‰Wednesdays, 1 to 3 p.m. — Painting and Fine Arts (adult-high school) with S. Tschantz.

‰Wednesdays, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. — Junior drawing with S. Tschantz.

‰Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. — Drawing fundamentals with S. Tschantz.

‰Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon — Painting and Fine Arts with F. Christian.

Unless otherwise noted, classes are taught at the gallery at the old high school, ground floor.

The gallery is open 12 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.

The gallery is at 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.



THE SPEED ART MUSEUM

Exhibits

‰Through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. — Doodle 4 Google™ Contest Winners on View!

‰Through July 15 — “The Declaration of Independence: The Stone Copy and the Kent Bicentennial Portfolio.”

‰July 21 through Aug. 26 — “Going for the Gold: Selections from the Kebric Olympic Collection.”

‰Through Sept. 2 — Blue Star Museums. By showing a military ID, Blue Star Families will have access to the Museum’s permanent collection and the award winning Art Sparks interactive family gallery.

‰Through Sept. 23 — “Unveiling the New Speed: A Model of the Future.”

‰Through Sept. 23 — “Inside/Out.”

‰Through Fall — Quick Start Story Gallery.

‰Through Fall — “Souvenirs of Europe: An Early Kentucky Artist Collects.”

The museum is at 2035 S. Third St., Louisville. Call (502) 634-2700 or visit speedmuseum.org.



TSHD ARCHITECTS/1414 GALLERY

‰Through July 27 — Photography by Tom Worden.

‰Dec. 7 through Jan. 25, 2013 — Art by MiAppa (Made in appalachia) Artists.

1414 WInchester Ave., Ashland. (606) 393-5190. tshdarchitects.com/the-1414-gallery-at-tshd-architects-p_12.html.



THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

‰Aug. 3 through 28 — “Drawing Expressions.” In the Thoroughbred Gallery, 1430 Winchester Ave. in Ashland. Opening reception Aug. 3 from 6 to 9 p.m.

‰Seventh annual photography show in the Thoroughbred Agency office at 1430 Winchester Avenue, Ashland. Tradition black and white photography show. Receiving Aug. 27 through 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 :30 p.m. Closed jury date is Sept. 1. Opening reception during First Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. with awards at 7 p.m.

July’s featured artists are Michal Perrine Adams and Rob Caines. Michal paints in watercolors and Rob displays all of his wood creations for your home.

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.

August’s featured artist will be Derek Holston of Greenup with his multi media; live violin music by Ann Adkins of Ashland.

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.

The gallery is at 1428 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

For more information, call Barbara at (606) 325-2470 or (304) 633-4401.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 23

705 Court St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 353-3030.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 43

Fridays, 7:30 p.m. — Karaoke with Honey B.

Saturdays in July — 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

Monday to Thursday, 4 to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Thursdays — Karaoke with Stacy.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Happy Hour.

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

Kitchen has new hours, call for operating hours or to place an order (606) 329-2162.

Banquet room available.

405 20th St. at Carter Ave. in Ashland.



AMERICAN LEGION POST 276

The post is in South Shore.



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, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke with Bobbi.

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Kyote. Beer $1 and free hot dogs from 4 p.m. to close.

Saturdays, 7 p.m. — All-you-can-eat fish fry, $7. No takeouts.

Monday through Saturday, 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.

The club is at 1425 Chestnut St. in Kenova. (304) 453-3086.



AMVETS POST 95

Saturdays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Beth.

Fridays and Wednesdays — Ladies and sons of AMVETS serving food.

Saturdays and Sundays — Bingo.

New members welcome.

The club is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. Call (606) 473-7805 for more information.



ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — The Dukes of Dixieland/The OhioValley Symphony in the Gallipolis City Park.

‰Through Oct. 6, 8 p.m. — Ohio Valley Symphony.

The center is at 426 Second Ave., Gallipolis. (740) 446-2787 or visit arieltheatre.org.



ARTS RESOURCES

FOR THE TRI-STATE

‰Aug. 17 through 19 and 24 through 26 — “Crimes of the Heart.”

900 8th St., Huntington, W.Va. For reservations and more information call (304) 733-ARTS. Visit 733arts.org.



ASHLAND EAGLES

‰Friday and Saturday and July 13 and 14, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Steel Horse.

‰July 20, 21, 27 and 28, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Mayday.

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.

Wednesdays, 6 to 10 p.m. — Bike Night. Members and guests welcome.

Thursdays, 8:15 p.m. — Blind-draw darts; open mic night and cornhole tournament.

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.

The club is at 701 Carter Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-7644.



ASHLAND ELKS 350

Fridays and Saturdays in July, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Karaoke.

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.

900 Carter Ave. Call (606) 325-3557 for lunch specials and carryout orders.



ASHLAND MOOSE 892

Daily drink specials from 3 to 7 p.m.

Activities for Moose members and guests only.

The club is at 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 North 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 children younger than 11 free.

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.



BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE

ARENA

‰Saturday, 8 a.m. — Huntington Kennel Club All Breed Show. Free and open to the public.

‰June 16, July 21 and Aug. 18 at Harris Riverfront Park — Picnic with the Pops.

‰July 20, noon — Discover the Dinosaurs. Tickets start at $10. Children under two are free.

‰July 28, 8 p.m. — Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson. Tickets start at $29.75.

‰Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m. — George Jones. Tickets start at $25.

‰Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m. — The Fresh Beat Band at Keith Albee Performing Arts Center. Tickets start at $32.50.

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



CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. are jam night hosted by Eddie Riffe.

The venue is at Kyova Mall on U.S. 60.



CARTER CAVES

‰First Monday of each month, 7 to 9 p.m. — Pickin’ at the Caves.

‰July 23 through 29 — Pioneer Life Week.

‰Sept. 5 through 8 — Fraley Festival of Traditional Music.

344 Caveland Drive, Olive Hill. Phone (606) 286-4411 or (800) 325-0059.

For more information and reservations, call the park at (800) 325-0059. For a list of the weekend's activities, visit parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/carter-caves/events.aspx.



CHARLESTON CIVIC CENTER

‰July 27, 7:30 p.m. — WWE Presents Raw World Tour.

‰July 27 and 28, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰July 29, 3 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 3 and 4, 7:30 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 5, 3 p.m. — Charleston Light Opera Guild presents "Legally Blonde."

‰Aug. 26, 4 p.m. — Disney's Phineas and Ferb Live! Tickets start at $20.

To purchase tickets, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.

200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301. (304) 345-1500. Visit charlestonwvciviccenter.com.



THE CHATTER BOX

Tuesdays — Open Mic.

$7 cover charge on band nights.

Homecooked meals.

1404 Poplar St. in Kenova. To place orders or more information, call (304) 453-5007.



COSMOPOLITAN

Wednesdays, 7 to 9:30 p.m. — Sister Redden Hair, duo playing classic rock.

The venue is in Blue Ribbon Lanes in Ashland.



COUNTRY CLUB

Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — The Almost Country Club Band.

Reservations are being taken for weddings and receptions.

Admission is $6 for adults; 13 to 18 years, $4; 12 and younger admitted free. Family atmosphere and no alcohol permitted. Concessions available. Open Fridays and Saturdays from 8 to 11 p.m. Cover charge at the door, children 12 and younger admitted free.

The club is at 5405 Roberts Drive in Ashland.



EASTERN KENTUCKY

EXPO CENTER

‰July 13, 8 p.m. — Sundy Best.

‰July 27, 7:30 p.m. — The Bob & Tom Show presents Bob Zaney and Donnie Baker.

‰July 29, 5 p.m. — WWE.

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



FORT FALLS AND FRIENDS

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.



THE FRAME UP GALLERY

& CAFE ZEAL

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.

Exhibit

The art of Al Cornet.

Gallery is at 1436 Winchester Ave. in Ashland, across from the Ashland Plaza Hotel. (606) 324-8565. Visit theframeupgallery.com.



FROGTOWN USA

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — River Cities Dart Club.

Wednesdays, 9 p.m. to close — “Beer Drinkers and Hell Raisers Jam Night” with Hurricane Hager. All musicians welcome.

Live music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night.

Sundays — Bike Day.

2515 S. Third St., Ironton. (740) 532-8337.



GATEWAY REGIONAL ARTS

CENTER

Exhibits

"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood

‰Friday, 4:30 to 7 p.m. - Artists in Retrospect Gallery Exhibit Opening Reception. Free

Events

‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Coffee House Sampler, Jopline Rice. Admission $5.

‰July 12 — Mt. Sterling Main Event, Courthouse Square, (rain location is arts center).

‰July 13, 20 and 27, 6 to 8 p.m. — Bring Your Beat to the Street!; Summer Drum Circle in the Courthouse Square. Bring Your Drum, free, all ages.

‰July 17, 5 to 7 p.m. — Art After Hours Open House. Free.

‰July 19, 6:30 p.m. — Open Mic Night. Free.

Classes

‰Saturdays through July 21, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. — “Saturdays at the Arts Center.” Grades K-5. $50 (6 classes).

‰Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 12, noon to 2:45 p.m. — “Around the World Summer Art Camp.” Grades K through 5.

‰July 30 through Aug. 4 — Playhouse and Summer Stock Theatre Camps. Ages 7 through 9 years (9 a.m. to noon daily) and ages 10 through 12 (1 to 4 p.m. daily). $45.

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

Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. — Mommie and Me Class.

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 e-mail to r.prindle@moreheadstate.edu. Visit gatewayartscenter.com.



GRANNY’S COUNTRY KITCHEN

Fridays — Live gospel music.

Serving breakfast 7 to 11 a.m. and lunch 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Saturday and after 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday.

The venue is in Willard. For more information, call (606) 474-8186. graysonmealsonwheels.com.



GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK

‰Aug. 24 and 25 – Summer Scrapbooking Weekend.

965 Lodge Road in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7324 or email greenbolake@ky.gov.

Various packages of lodging and food available. Call (800) 325-0008. http://parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/greenbo-lake/default.aspx.



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).



HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM AND VILLAGE

‰July 14 — Ice Cream Social.

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



HUNTINGTON’S KITCHEN

‰Wednesday through July 13, 9 a.m. to noon — KID’s Camp (for 10 to 12 year olds).

‰July 20, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — KID’s Camp (for 6 to 8 year olds).

911 Third Ave., Huntington. (304) 522-0877 or huntingtons-kitchen.org.



IRONTON EAGLES

Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursdays and Fridays, 8 p.m. to midnight — Karaoke with Dave and Christina.

Fridays, 8 p.m. — Euchre tournament.

Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. — Steel Horse Band.

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



JENNY WILEY THEATER

‰Today through Sunday, Tuesday, July 18, 19, 21, 22, 24, 26, 28, 29, 31, 8:15 p.m. — “Grease.”

‰Wednesday and July 21, 1 p.m. — “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

‰July 12 and 28, noon — “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

‰July 13, 15, 20, 25, and 27, 8:15 p.m. — “Honk.”

‰July 17, 8:15 p.m. — “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

‰July 19, 1 p.m. — “Honk.”

‰Aug. 1, 5 and 8, 8:15 p.m. — “Honk.”

‰Aug. 2, 8:15 p.m. — “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

‰Aug. 3 and 10, noon — “The Marvelous Wonderettes.”

Proceeds will benefit the theater’s operational budget. (606) 886-9274. jwtheatre.com.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The New Vision Trio, The Singing Shafers, Ronnie Kinser and John Thornsberry & Friends

‰Oct. 12 — The Artrip Family, The East To West Trio, Chuck Compton and The Gospel Tide.

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

For more information, call Arnold Sexton at (606) 836-5582; visit kyova.org or email Arnold@kyova.org.



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“G” — entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. — Jax Theatre — Steel Magnolias.

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Jax Theatre — Steel Magnolias.

‰July 13, 7:30 p.m. — The Joe Freeman Bluegrass Band.

‰July 14, 7:30 p.m. — SONGS with Jerico Road, Andy McGinnis and Foresta Shope.

‰July 20, 7:30 p.m. — Country show with Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

‰July 21, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. — Comedian Sammy Sawyer, Soulshine Drive and Joy Jones and the Jones Boys.

‰July 26, 7:30 p.m. — Country/Classic Rock Show with Crossroad Station.

‰July 28, 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. — Ohio Express.

‰July 29, 4 p.m.  — Michael Combs.

 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 to check updates, go to songs23.com or gentertainmentlive.com.



MOREHEAD THEATRE GUILD

‰July 27 through 29 — “A Little Princess.”

‰Aug. 3 through 5 — “A Little Princess.”

‰Oct. 5 through 7 — “Bloody Rowan!”

‰Oct. 12 through 14 — “Bloody Rowan!”

Audience advisory: Bloody Rowan! depicts violent historical events - not recommended for young children.

Suitable for 10 and older, unless otherwise noted. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students (with student I.D.). Purchase tickets st moreheadtheatre.org (Paypal), Coffee Tree Books or at the door.

Rowan County Arts Center (Old Courthouse Square), 205 East Main St., Morehead. For more information, call (606) 776-4447 or (606) 784-5669. Visit moreheadtheatre.org.



MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

‰Friday, July 13, 20 and 27, 7 p.m. — Front Porch Pickin’.

‰Saturday, July 7, 14, 21 and 28, 8 p.m. — Billie Jean Osborne’s Kentucky Opry Summer 2012.

To order tickets or for more information, call (888) MAC-ARTS or (606) 886-2623 or visit macarts.com. The venue is at 50 Hall Rogers Drive in Prestonsburg.



MOUNTAINEER OPRY HOUSE

‰Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Mike Lilly/Wendy Miller and Country Grass.

‰July 14, 7:30 p.m. — Hominy Falls Bluegrass Band.

‰July 21, 7:30 p.m. — No show. Carter County Shriners Club Festival.

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, W.Va. is the local hot spot for Bluegrass music in the Huntington/Charleston area. Located at the Milton exit of I-64. Ten minutes east of Huntington or 20 minutes west of Charleston. mountaineeropry.com.



PARAMOUNT ARTS CENTER

Events

‰July 13, 8 p.m. — Sweet Lipzz Dixieland Band.

‰July 18 — Guilty. Admission is free to this movie

‰Aug. 2 and 3, 7 p.m. and Aug. 4, 3 p.m. — Disney’s Camp Rock, The Musical.

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



PIONEER PLAYHOUSE

‰Through Saturday — “Picasso at the Lapin Agile.”

‰Tuesday through July 21 — “Bottoms Up!”

‰July 24 through Aug. 4 — “High Strangeness.”

‰Aug. 7 through 18 — “Tuna Does Vegas.”

Performances nightly Tuesday through Saturday. Indoors in case of rain. Every two weeks, a different show! Dinner and show at 7:30 p.m. Show only at 8:30 p.m. 840 Stanford Road, Danville. For more information, call (866) 597-5297 or (859) 236-2747. pioneerplayhouse.com.



PORT CITY CAFE AND PUB

‰Today, 8 p.m. — Poetry open mic with Neil Carpathios.

‰Friday, 9 p.m. — The Todd Martin and Ryan Ervin Experience.

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Jeff Valentine’s first Saturday open mic.

‰July 13, 9 p.m. — Karaoke.

‰July 14, 9 p.m. — The Interns.

424 Chillicothe St., Portsmouth. For more information, (740) 355-9015. theportcitycafeandpub.com.



RED BARN

Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Lundy Wright and the Ravens.

The “Red Barn” on Ky. 7 at Warnock.

Dance every Friday and Saturday night.

Live music from 8 to 11 p.m.

Fridays and Saturdays — The Red Barn House Band featuring Paul McWain, Larry Evans, Mike Moore, Chris Hayes, Robin Hayes and George Hayes.

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.



ROCK SPRINGS WINERY

All dinners are from 6 to 9 p.m. and include wine tasting (5 wines) at 6 p.m. and a four course meal starting at 6:30 p.m.

The cost is $35 unless other wise stated. 1081 Rock Springs Road, Grayson, Ky. For reservations call (606) 923-9085 or (606) 474-2315. Visit rockspringswinery.biz.



STUART’S OPERA HOUSE

‰Saturday, 8 p.m. — Steven Moore and Friends. Tickets start at $12.

Stuart’s is at 52 Public Square in Nelsonville, Ohio. For more information, call (740) 753-1924 or visit stuartsoperahouse.org.



SUNDAY IN THE PARK

‰July 15, 2 p.m. — Gospel Harmony Boys.

Performances at the Jeremy Shoemaker Amphitheater in the Paul T. Billups Park, adjacent to the Ceredo-Kenova Middle School.

Sunday in the Park is a free, family enrichment program funded by the town of Ceredo. For more information, call (304) 453-6814 or email at nprice@zoominternet.net.



TIMBO’S BAR

Friday and Saturday — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



VALLEY MUSIC

‰Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Country Strong with Kenny Lee.

‰Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m. — Git-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 6 p.m.

The venue is at 28 Grahn Road, Olive Hill. For more information, call (606) 286-1420 or (606) 474-8485.



THE V CLUB

Shows

‰Today, 10 p.m. — Tofujitsu.

‰Sunday, 7:00 p.m. — Michale Graves, The Cheats, The Transmissions and more.

‰July 13, 10 p.m. — John Lancaster and Dream the Electric Sheep.

‰July 14,  7 p.m. — Bobaflex, Devil by Design, Zeroking and more.

‰July 25, 7 p.m. — Corrosion of Conformity, Prong, Horseburner.

‰July 28, 7 p.m. — ElDorado, Eldoradorockband.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



WHISKEY RIVER SALOON

Saturdays — Line dancing and dance music.

First Friday of every month 9 p.m. — Comedy show.

Mondays and Tuesdays, 8 p.m. — Karaoke Idol performances; Grand prize for the 12-week contest is $1,000.

Tuesdays at 9 p.m. — Karaoke with Melinda.

Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. — Advanced line dancing class. Free; 8 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursdays, 6 p.m. — Singles night with DJ T playing 1980s music.  7:30 p.m. — Beginners line dancing class. Free.

Fridays, 5 to 8 p.m. — Party on the Patio. 7 to 10 p.m. — Ladies night with DJ T. 9 p.m. — Registration for Sexy and You Know it, a 12-week contest with a grand prize of $500. Contest starts at 11 p.m.

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



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.



BETTER DAY PARADE

‰Sept. 29, 8 p.m. — Brothers of the Wheel, Ashland.

Band members are Andy Mayo, lead vocals, guitar; Bill Byerley, lead vocals, bass; Jamie Cain, guitar, harmonica, back up vocals; and Chuck Burke, drums, back up vocals.



BRONSON BUSH

‰July 13, 8 p.m. — Hard Rock Cafe, Nashville, Tenn.

‰Aug. 16, 6 p.m. — Tennessee Sounds halftime show, Nashville, Tenn.

‰Sept. 7, 7 p.m. — Kyova Mall, Cannonsburg.

‰Sept. 14 — Poage Landing Days with Head South Band, Ashland.

‰Sept. 15, 1 p.m. — Fallsburg Campground/Garner Baptist Church.

‰Oct. 5, 7 p.m. — Greenup Old Fashion Days with Head South Band.

For more information call (606) 831-7595 or visit facebook.com/bronsonbushmusic.

The Head South band members are Phil Osborne, lead guitar; Larry Deerfield, drums; Tom Hall, bass; and Tom Stephens, keyboards.



EDDIE RIFFE

Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Hosting Callihan’s Wednesday night Jam Sessions.



HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

July 21 and Aug. 18 — Picnic with the Pops, Harris Riverfront Park, Huntington.

Tickets on sale. For more information call (304) 781-8343 or visit huntingtonsymphony.org.



LARRY PANCAKE

‰Sept. 14, 8:30 p.m. — Poage Landing Days, 16th Street Main Stage, Ashland.

Visit larrypancake.com.



THE ORIGINAL FUGITIVES

The Fugitives are Todd Smith, lead vocals and comedy; Tim Kleinman, drums; Terry Childers, bass; David Panchott, guitar and horns; and Danny Young, B3 and keyboards. Visit the “Original Fugitives” on FACEBOOK.



POACEOUS

Members are Dennis Page, Sheree Page, Bill Riffe, Greg Combs, Allen Dunaway and Johnny Brown.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Poaceous/90377488472.



THE RETURN

‰July 13 through 15, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Frogtown, Ironton.

‰July 27 and 28, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. — Riverside Cafe, Winfield, W.Va.

‰Sept. 14 through 16, 9 p.m. — Frogtown, Ironton.

‰Sept. 21, 9 p.m. — Port City Pub, Portsmouth.

Band members are Mike Fitzpatrick, guitar, keyboards, vocals; Gary Kesling, drums, keyboards, vocals; Dave Copley, bass, keyboards, backing vocals.

Visit thereturnlive.com and facebook.com/thereturnlive or email thereturn2000@hotmail.com. (606) 324-5545 or (606) 324-1439.



SILVER STRINGS BAND

Saturdays in July — American Legion Post 43, Raceland.



SISTER REDDEN HAIR

Every Wednesday from 7 to 9:30 p.m. — Blue Ribbon Lanes, Cosmopolitan rear entrance, Ashland.

Playing classic rock. Band members are Angy Hall and Danny Craig. Visit the band on facebook or email sisredhair@gmail.com for more information.



SOUTHERN THUNDER

Band members are John Sharp, rhythm, vocals; Wayne Neal, lead guitar; Jason Neal, bass and keyboard; and Jim Rice, drummer.

Visit 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 Tim Holmes, 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.

Visit splitdecisionband.net or email sdband2007@yahoo.com.



STEVE FREE

July 19, 7:30 p.m. — Port City Cafe and Pub, Portsmouth.

Aug. 16, 7:30 p.m. — Port City Cafe and Pub, Portsmouth.

For more information, visit stevefree.com.



The TRANSMISSIONS

Today — Muncheez, Beckley, W.Va.

Sunday — V Club, Huntington, W.Va.

July 13 — The Blue Parrot, Charleston, W.Va.



YG

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit facebook.com/whoyg or facebook.com/thatkid beezy.