Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Coming Up

March 1, 2012

Coming Up — 03/01/2012



‰Through April 7 — “Why Look at Animals?” photo exhibit.

‰Through April 7 — “Migrations,” fine art prints from six Native American artists.

‰Through April 7 — “It’s all Relative,” photography by WVU photography professor Michael Sherwin based on YouTube sources.

‰April 21 through July 1 — “The Curious World of Patent Models.”


April 24, 7:30 p.m. — Straight No Chaser, a male a cappella group.


‰May 15, 7:30 p.m. — Burn the Floor dance group.

All activities, unless noted, are included with gallery admission, which is free for members or $5.50 for children and $7 for adults.

One Clay Square, Charleston; (304) 561-3570. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Visit theclaycenter.com.


Upcoming exhibit

June 2 through Aug. 31 — The Bluegrass Biennial 2012: A Kentucky Juried Exhibition. Deadline for submission is March 9. Opening reception: June 2 from 3 to 5 p.m.

The gallery is on the campus of Morehead State University. For more information, call (606)


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 andis@zoominternet.net.



‰March 9 through April 1 — Gallipolis City Schools Art Show.

‰April 6 through 29 — The Gallia County Local Schools Art Show.


‰Saturday — “Everything’s Mardi Gras” annual dinner and silent auction.

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.

Child and adult class registration under way.

530 First Ave., Gallipolis; FACs family workshops require advance registration by calling (740) 446-3834. Visit frenchartcolony.org.



‰March 12, 2012, will be the 100th birthday of the Girl Scouts of America. On March 12, Girl Scouts of Carter County will display their exhibit, “100 Years of Girl Scouts — A Walk Down Memory Lane,” at the center. The exhibit will include pictures, games, cookies, patches and other memorabilia. Those who have pictures or memorabilia they’d like to donate or loan for the event or for the Girl Scout time capsule, call Bobbi Talbert at (606) 474-4067 or (606) 585-4443. Dropoff location will be at Edward Jones in the Town Mall in Grayson. Donations should be made by March 1.

Classes, a collaboration between the gallery and the Carter County Public Library, are under way, including:

‰Learning to Play Guitar — Noon to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Grayson branch, Carter County Public Library; Randy Satterfield, instructor. Free.

‰Creative Writing — 10 a.m. to noon, March 10, Grayson branch, Carter County Public Library; instructor James Shope.

The gallery is available for special showings by appointment.

The gallery is in the former Grayson Fire Station at Carole Malone Boulevard and Third Street in Grayson. For more information, e-mail Dan Click at graysongallery@gmail.com or call (606) 922-0927.

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