Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

February 7, 2013

02/07/2013 — Coming Up


The Independent

ASHLAND — VISUAL ARTS

BLENKO GLASS COMPANY

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Glass making demonstrations on view for the public. Lunch break from noon to 12:30 p.m. Free.

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 questions or to confirm the schedule, call (877) 425-3656. blenko.com.



THE CLAY CENTER

Exhibits

‰Through March 30 — “American Quilts in the Modern Age, 1870-1940.”

‰Through April 21 — “Tamarind Touchstones: Fabulous at Fifty.”

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

‰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.



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

Saturday and Feb. 16, 7 p.m. — “The Fourposter”, at Bob Evans Farm Event Barn in Rio Grande. Tickets $12. For reservations call, 740-446-3834.

Exhibits

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.



GALLERY 842/MARSHALL

UNIVERSITY

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

CENTER

Exhibits

"Colored Memories" paintings by Ruth Hunt Wood.

Events

‰March 15 — Irish Party.

Classes

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



GRAYSON GALLERY and ART CENTER

GRAYSON GALLERY’S

‰Feb. 16, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Works will be received.

‰Feb. 18, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Works will be received.

‰Feb. 22 — “Peace & Love” exhibit.

‰Feb. 22, 6 to 9 p.m. — Art walk with live music and refreshments.

 ‰6 to 9 p.m., last fridays of each month.  Art walk with live music and refreshments.

Artists (18+) may submit up to three pieces in any media that will meet the theme of the exhibit. A “People’s Choice” Award of $100 will be chosen by the public and $75 prize will be awarded by the GGAC & Grayson Rotary for the piece that best represents the theme. There is no entry fee. For more information look for us on facebook: facebook.com/#!/GraysonGalleryArtCenter or call (606) 922-0927 leave message.

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. graysongalleryartcenter.weebly.com.



HIGHLANDS MUSEUM AND 

DISCOVERY CENTER

Shopping

‰The gift shop has beautiful handmade Kentucky jewelry, Esther Price Candy, and Ashland and Kentucky souvenirs.

Exhibits

Black History Month Celebration.

‰Feb. 15, 7 p.m. — A Night at the Apololo.

‰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.”

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

‰Feb. 23 through Oct. 20 — Huntington Federal Savings Bank presents: Mr. Fitz: Celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Huntington Museum of Art.

‰Through Feb. 17 — Selected paintings from “The Daywood Collection.”

‰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.

Events

‰Tuesday, 7 p.m. — Tuesday Tour.

‰Feb. 16, 6 p.m. to midnight — 2013 Museum ball. For tickets, call (304) 529-2701, Ext. 327.

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 FOLK ART CENTER

Exhibits

‰Today, 6 to 9 p.m. — Works from the Lee Clay Plant of Clearfield.

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.



L STYLE   

Potters’ Loft

New classes starting either Mondays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. or Tuesdays from 6:30 to 9 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.



MiAPPA

‰Feb. 21, 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.



OUR HOUSE MUSEUM

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

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

Tour of the Federal style tavern, and view the taproom, dining room, and other usual facilities. The tavern boasts a large ballroom for social functions. A summer kitchen and beautifully landscaped courtyard make Our House a favorite for weddings. Each spring, Gallipolis celebrates General Lafayette’s visit to the Old House.

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

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.

Events

Friday, 5 to 9 p.m. — Ashland’s Downtown Art Walk. Special paintings for your Valentine ideas/gifts. Cafe will be open. Music by Time Preston and Company. Most artist will be in their studios.

Saturday, open at 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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. 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 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.



PROCTORVILLE

CENTER/VISUAL ARTS

‰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 oOfficer, 1804 Liberty Ave., Ironton, Ohio 45638. (740) 533-4656 or email, ohio.edu/southern, facebook.com/ohiouniversitysouthern.



RENAISSANCE ART GALLERY

Exhibits

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

Classes

‰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

Classes

‰Feb.16, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Painting in black and white: $20 and all materials are provided. Call or email for more info or to register. Class is limited to 12 students (age 10 and up).

‰February 22, 5 to 7 p.m. Muse Makers Reception — Join all the Muse Maker artists as they talk about their project and inspiration. It will be an evening of fun, food and art.

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 3 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 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 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.



TSHD ARCHITECTS/1414 GALLERY

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



THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

Events

Thoroughbred Gallery will have an art showing of all sorts. “Breath of Legend” by Jessica Brooks, Sharon Shmutz, Renee Shmutz-Sowards, and Courtney Thompson.

 Friday — Back for FFAWalk.

Classes

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.



WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Exhibits

‰Through April 7 — “More American Photographs.”

‰Through April 7 — Christian Marclay: “The Clock.”

‰Through April 7 — “Josiah McElheny: Towards a Light Club.”

‰Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m. — “Double Take: Aesthetics and the Economy.”

Film/Video

‰Today, 7 p.m. — “Covenant.”

Public Programs

‰Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Wex Lab: Experimental video shorts with Rashana Smith.

‰Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m. — “Double Take: Aesthetics and the Economy.”

‰March 9, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. — “Off the Grid.”

‰May 3 — “Terrapin Puppet Theatre Boats.”

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.



LITERATURE



COFFEETREE BOOKS

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 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. The book group is open to all and new members are always 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. — Harmonica Great with Donnie Williams from Olive Hill.

Feb. 14, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. — Harmonica Great with Donnie Williams from Olive Hill.

Feb. 14, — Sweet Heart Dance, King and Queen to be crowned, prizes given away throughout the evening.

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. Beer $1 and free hot dogs from 4 p.m. to close.

Saturdays, Free Hot Dogs.

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.

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.

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.



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 AA Highway on Beechy Creek, Greenup. For more information, call (606) 932- 2011.



BLUE RIBBON FOX HUNTERS

‰Saturday — Republik Steele and Night Flyers. Tickets: $10.

‰Feb. 23 — 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.

‰April 6 — Sammy Adkins and the Sandy Hook Mountain Boys. 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

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.



COMMUNITY MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰March 17, 3 p.m. — “From Galway to Broadway,” St. Patrick's Day concert.

‰April 14, 3 p.m. — Saxton's Cornet Band.

University of Charleston's Geary Auditorium in Riggleman Hall. For more information, call (304) 744-1400. communitymusicassociation.com.



COUNTRY CLUB

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.



FROGTOWN USA

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. — Against The Grain.

‰Feb. 15 and 16, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m — The Return.

‰Feb. 22 and 23, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m — Better Day Parade.

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.

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

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).



IRONTON EAGLES

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.



IRONTON VFW

Fridays through Feb., 7 to 11 p.m. — Legacy Band will be playing.

3028 S. Third St., (740) 532-3000.



KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

‰Friday — The Artrip Family, Genesis, East to West Trio, David Smith.

‰Feb. 15 — The Heavenbound James Gang, The Common Bond Quartet, The Journeymen, Edith Lykins.

‰Feb. 22 — 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.

‰March 22 — His Own, Face to Face, The Waymarks, Joy Dillow.

‰March 29 — KYOVA Gospel Gathering.

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.



LIVING WITH A CAUSE

“TG” entertainment’s upcoming events:

‰Friday, 7:30 p.m. —Country Junction Variety Night. The Joe Freeman Bluegrass Band, and JIMMY!

‰Saturday, 7:30 — SONGS,  JIMMY, Cody Massie, Lisa Blevins.

‰Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. — The Dave Morrison Band.

‰Feb. 17, 3 p.m. — Pure American Girl Pageant.

‰Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m. — Country Junction Variety Night, Terry Hall and the Dave Morrison Band.

‰Feb. 23, 7:30 — SONGS, Kendall and Debbie Woodard, Foundation, The Jones's.

‰Feb. 28, 6:30 p.m. — NSAI Meeting.

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, 7:30 p.m. — Ralph Stanley II.

‰Feb. 16 — Rob McNurlin & The Beatnik Cowboys.

‰Feb. 23 — Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out.

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 the local hot spot for bluegrass music in the Huntington/Charleston area. At the Milton exit of I-64. Ten 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.



RATTLESNAKE RIDGE

COMMUNITY CENTER

‰Feb. 16 — Broad Hollow Band (Tyler Stevens).

‰March 2 — Mountain Melody Band (Wayne Taylor).

‰March 16 — Bluegrass Strangers 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.



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 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.



TIMBO’S BAR

Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.



UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

SINGLETARY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. — Christine Brewer, soprano with the UK Symphony Orchestra.

Shows by the Studio Players are at the Carriage House Theatre, Lexington.

405 Rose St., Lexintgon. Main office (859) 257-1706; for tickets, call (859) 257-4929. finearts.uky.edu/singletary-center.



VALLEY MUSIC

‰Fridays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Lundy Wright, The Ravens.

‰Saturdays, 7 to 10 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

Shows

‰Saturday, 10 p.m. to  2 a.m. —Larry Keel & Natural Bridge / Hillbilly Carnival.

‰Feb. 22, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Hudson Falcons / Station(s) / The Nakeds.

‰Feb. 23, 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. — Byzantine (CD Release) / Dead Face Down / Nation / Among The Dead.

Most tickets are available online at etix.com.

741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.



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. — Marty Raybon and Full Circle. Tickets $12.50.

‰Feb. 24,  2 p.m. — IIIrd Tyme Out.

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 paulahinton2000@yahoo.com.



THEATERS



THE ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

‰March 2, 12 p.m. — Annual Ariel Bridal Fair. All ages.

‰March 16, 8 p.m. — Comedy show with Tim Cavanagh and Bob Zany.  Tickets $20. Age restrictions: No minors.

For more information, call (740) 446-2787.

428 2nd Ave. Gallipolis, Ohio.



ARTS RESOURCES

FOR THE TRI-STATE

Shows

‰Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. — “Cabaret.” General admission $15; dinner and show $30.

‰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.



JENNY WILEY THEATER

‰Feb. 21, 22, 23, 28, March 1 and 2, 7:30 p.m. — “The Taming of the Shrew” at new 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.



KEITH-ALBEE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

‰Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m. — Smokey Robinson at Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.

‰Feb. 22 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.



MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC

‰Today, 8 p.m. — Guest recital: Jacob Eric, piano.

‰Sunday, 3 p.m. — Junior recital: Tyler Davis, tuba.

‰Wednesday, 8 p.m. — Guest recital: Braulio Bosi, guitar.

‰Feb. 14, 8 p.m. — Guest recital: Henning Vauth, piano.

‰Feb. 15, noon — MUsic Alive Series: Three for Trios Dr. Julio Alves and the MU Guitar Trio at First Presbyterian Church, 1015 Fifth Ave.

‰Feb. 15, 8 p.m. — Senior recital: Joshua Sharp, tuba.

‰Feb. 16, 10 a.m. — Single reed day at Jomie Jazz Center.

‰Feb. 16, 8 p.m. — MU opera.

‰Feb. 17, 3 p.m. — Faculty recital: Michael Stroeher, trombone.

‰Feb. 18, 8 p.m. — Brazilian exchange student recital.

‰Feb. 20, 8 p.m. — Jomie Jazz visiting artist: Michael Stryker, piano.

‰Feb. 21, all day — High school band festival.

‰Feb. 23, 8 p.m. — Regional jazz festival at Jomie Jazz Center.

‰Feb. 24, 3 p.m. — Belle and Lynum Jackson competition.

‰Feb. 25, 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.

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. — “Hooray for Hollywood.” Tickets start at $20.

‰Feb. 14, — An Evening of Romance,— 5:30 p.m. Romantic dinner, three romantic one act plays. Tickets, $100 per couple, includes, dinner by Texas Road House, wine/beer, dessert and the plays. Seating is limited so reserve your tickets now. The Ashland Youth Ballet is giving child care services for children five and up, $15.

‰Feb. 14, 7 p.m. — An Evening of Romance. Adults and students $10; Lap seats $5 added to adult ticket.

‰Feb. 20, 7 p.m. — “Drumline Live.” Tickets start at $20.

‰Feb. 21, 7 p.m. — Ritch Collins 3-0. Tickets $5.

‰Feb. 23, 7 p.m. — Hillcrest Bruce Choir festival. Free general admission.

‰Feb. 24, — 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. Exhibitor opportunities are available at $100 or $300 for VIP Leopard Lounge. To set up an exhibit email jenny@paramountartscenter.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.

Lap seats are for children 12 months and younger.

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



PIONEER PLAYHOUSE

‰Friday and Tuesday, 21, 23 and 28, 1 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”

‰Sunday, 17 and 24, 2:30 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”

‰Feb. 23, 7 p.m. — “Footloose.”

‰Today, 10:30 a.m. — “Footloose.”

‰Saturday, 14 and 16, 1 p.m. — “Footloose.

‰Feb. 15, 7 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”

‰Feb. 22, 7 p.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”

‰Feb. 26, 10:30 a.m. — “Steel Magnolias.”

840 Stanford Road Danville. For more information, call (866) 597-5297 or (859) 236-2747. pioneerplayhouse.com.



THE RED CABOOSE REGIONAL ARTISAN CENTER

Today, 2 to 6 p.m. — “Love Is An Art That Comes From The Heart.”

At the Visitors Center at Heritage Station, 210 11th St., Huntington, W.Va. For more information call, (800) 635-6329 or (304) 525-7333 or visit, wvvisit.org.



UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

SINGLETARY CENTER FOR THE ARTS

‰Feb. 27, 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.



MUSIC



BETTER DAY PARADE

‰Feb. 22 and 23, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

‰March 22 and 23, 10 p.m. — Frogtown USA, Ironton.

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.



DREAMCULT

Feb. 22 — 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.

Visit facebook.com/pages/Dreamcult/139670446043905?ref=ts&fref=ts.



GILLGUMESH

‰Feb. 21, 8 p.m. — Black Sheep Burrito & Brews, Huntington.

‰Feb. 23, 6 p.m. — Main Street Cafe, Berea.

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



GYPZY ROZE

Thursday 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.



HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

‰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.



THE RETURN

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

‰Feb. 15, Frogtown, Ironton, Ohio.

‰Feb. 16, Frogtown, Ironton, Ohio.

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



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 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

‰Saturday, 7 p.m. — Three Days Grace, Shinedown and P.O.D. Tickets start at $25.

‰Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. —  TNA Impact Wrestling. Tickets start at $15.

‰Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m. — Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley “Locked and Reloaded Tour 2013” with special guest, Thomas Rhett. Tickets start at $27.

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



CARTER CAVES STATE RESORT PARK

‰Feb. 15 and 16, 6:45 p.m. — Valentine dinner theater.

‰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.



GREENBO LAKE STATE RESORT PARK

Valentine’s Day package available.

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