Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Coming Up

October 24, 2013

10/24/2013 — Coming Up






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

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


Saturday, 6:30 p.m. — A Night at the Museum.

Nov. 1, 4 to 8 p.m. — Pickin’ At the Highlands.

Nov. 2, 4 to 7 p.m. — Pickin’ At the Highlands.

Nov. 23, 2 to 4 p.m. — “Holidays at the Highlands” Christmas Open House.

Dec. 7 and 8 — Christmas Tour of Homes.

Feb. 8 — Dancing with Our Stars.

May 10, 2 p.m — Victorian Tea.

Permanent exhibits

‰“Early Kentucky.”

‰“Digging Deeper.”

‰“Country Music Heritage Hall.”

‰“School Daze.”

‰“C.I. Haeberle Medical Exhibit.”

‰“William E. Martin Military Exhibit.”

‰“The Legacy of Jean Thomas.”

Children’s exhibits

‰”Treehouse of My Own.”

‰“Discovery Cavern.”

‰“The Aqua Zone.”

‰“River Expedition.”

‰“Interactive dig pit.”

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Cost for adults: $6.50; seniors and children: $5; Members and 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.


Saturday, 7 to 9 p.m. — Hindman Digital Photography Workshop exhibit opens with public reception.

For more information, call (606) 785-5475 or email info@hindmansettlement.org.



Current exhibits

‰Through Nov. 3 —  Work of ceramic artist Lisa Orr.

‰Through Nov. 3 — Work of Buzz Spector.

‰Through Nov. 10 — “Population” by Ray Turner.

 ‰Through Nov. 17 — “Pilgrim Cameo Glass from the Touma Collection.”

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

‰Through June 29 — “Barbizon Paintings.”

Upcoming exhibits

Nov. 2 through Feb. 9 — “Visions of the Prophet: The Visual Art of Kahlil Gibarn.

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.

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