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ASHLAND — GREENUP EXTENSION

ARTS COUNCIL

HIGHLANDS MUSEUM

AND DISCOVERY CENTER

Exhibits

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

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

Events

‰Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. — Pickin’ At the Highlands.

‰Saturday, 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.

HUNTINGTON MUSEUM

OF ART

Current exhibits

‰Through Sunday —  Work of ceramic artist Lisa Orr.

‰Through Sunday — 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

Saturday 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.

MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY

ARTS AND HUMANITIES

Through Dec. 31 — Opening reception will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today. Folk Art, Rough Road-The Kentucky Documentary Photography Project. Photos were taken in 1975 by, Ted Wathen, Bob Hower and Bill Burke.

Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information on tours and educational programs call (606) 783-2204 or kyfolkart.org.

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