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February 14, 2013

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ASHLAND — 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.

‰Friday, 7 p.m. — A Night at the Apollo.

‰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.”

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

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

‰Sunday — 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.

‰Saturday, 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 ARTISAN CENTER

AT BEREA

Exhibits

‰Through Feb. 23 — “The Threads That Bind.” Textile works by Kentucky artisans.

Events

‰Saturday, 10:30a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Woodcarving Demonstration, Berea Welcome Center Carvers.

‰Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Painted Gourd Demonstration, Donna and Donnie Smith, Waco.

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.

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