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ASHLAND — 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

‰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 ages 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 — “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

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.

HUNTINGTON SYMPHONY

ORCHESTRA

‰Thursday, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. — Composer Series Fundraiser Event a “Tribute to the March Master-John Philip Sousa”. The event will be at the Touma Medical Museum at 314 Ninth St. in Huntington. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the administration office at 763 Third Ave. or call (304) 781-8343.

‰Dec. 14 — A Winters Delight. Tickets start at $37.50.

‰Jan.9 — Composer Series Fundraiser. Tickets $25.

‰March 8 — First Night, An Evening of Symphonic Debuts. Tickets start at $37.50.

‰April 5 — Symphonic Tales. Tickets start $37.50.

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