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VISUAL ARTS

ALADDIN’S ART GALLERY

Tuesday, 3 to 8 p.m. — Open house featuring Christmas merchandise, jewelry and eco-friendly items. Refreshments and door prizes.

728 13th St., Ashland. (606) 325-2597.

BIRKE ART GALLERY

Through Nov. 8 — Opening reception for adjunct faculty and staff exhibition. Show to continue through Nov. 8.

Gallery is in Smith Hall on the Marshall University campus. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

CINCINNATI 

MUSEUM CENTER

Through Jan. 5 — “In the Audubon Tradition: Birds of a Feather.”

The museum is at Union Terminal. For more information, visit cincymuseum.org.

 

THE CLAY CENTER for the ARTS and SCIENCES

n We Are the Music Makers.

n “Haneul” by local artist Christybomb.

The Clay Center is at 1 Clay Square in Charleston.

The museums are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p .m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; closed Monday. For more information, call (304) 561-3570 or visit TheClayCenter.org.

GRAYSON GALLERY

AND ART CENTER

n  Saturday. 2, 6 to 9 p.m. — Carter County Metal.

n  Nov. 8, 6 to 8 p.m. — The annual Carter County Students' "What is Your Anti-Drug?" exhibition.

n  Nov. 9, 6 to 9 p.m. — The last of the seasonal Second Saturday shindigs, featuring Holler Down the Holler Poetry Slam.

n Nov. 29 — F!nal Fr!day reception for photographer Carol A. Shutt's "Southern Funeral Traditions," along with her solo photography exhibit and a visual presentation.

The gallery is at 301 E. Third St. in Grayson.

HIGHLANDS MUSEUM

AND DISCOVERY CENTER

Exhibits

n Through December — “The History of Sheet Music.”

Events

n Wednesdays, 1 to 2 p.m. — Storytime Fun for preschool children.

n Nov. 16, 6 to 11 p.m. — Bluegrass Bash.

n Dec. 7 — Christmas Open House.

n Dec. 7 and 8 — Christmas Tour of Homes.

n Feb. 1 — Seventh annual Dancing With Our Stars.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday; and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. Cost for adults: $6.50; seniors and children: $5; Members and those 2 and younger admitted free. Highlands Center rentals for wedding receptions or private parties are available. Call the museum for details.

Phone: (606) 329-8888; Fax: (606) 324-3218; email: Amber at marketingdirector@highlandsmuseum.com; Web address: Highlandsmuseum.com. The museum is at 1620 Winchester Ave. in Ashland.

HUNTINGTON

MUSEUM OF ART

Current exhibits

n Through Sunday — “From the Trang Family Collection: George Bellows Lithographs.”

n Through Nov. 10 — Walter Gropius Master Artist Series presents Doug Casebeer.

n Through Dec. 8 — “Thomas Handforth Prints presented by Garth’s Auctioneers and Appraisers.”

n Through Jan. 5 — “Mr. and Mrs. Sterling Hall present in Memory of Isabelle Gwynn Daine The Rivers: A Celebration of Life and Work on America’s Waterways,” watercolors by Daven Anderson.

n Nov. 16 through Feb. 9 — “Mamluk Revival: Metalwork from the Touma Collection presented by Community Trust Bank.”

Events

n Tuesuday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. — The Museum Gift Shop Holiday Preview.

n Dec. 8, 1 to 4 p .m. — The Pottery Place of Huntington and Charleston presents Holiday Open House.

Hours: 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. Admission is free on Tuesdays, courtesy of Macy’s; admission is $5 per adult on other days. HMA general admission also is free to children younger than 18; active duty military personnel and their immediate families; and veterans and their immediate families.  

For more information, call (304) 529-2701 or visit hmoa.org.

SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER

n Nov. 8, 7:30 p.m. — Art Adventure IV: The Trash Pageant.

The museum is at 825 Gallia St., Portsmouth. Call (740) 354-5629.

LITERATURE

CICADA BOOKS 

AND COFFEE

n Today, 6 p.m. — Halloween Party.

n Monday, 6:30 p.m. — Tasty Reads book club.

The venue is at 604 14th St. West, Huntington.

COFFEETREE BOOKS

n Tuesdays, 6 p.m. — Sit and Knit.

n Dec. 19, 6 p.m. — Elizabeth Bowman in concert.

The store, at 159 E. Main St. in Morehead, is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. For more information, call (606) 784-8364.

THE INNER GEEK/

EMPIRE BOOKS

n Dec. 7, 2 p.m. — Cocoa with Santa, Little Tennessee Event Farm, Chesapeake, Ohio.

The store is at Pullman Plaza in Huntington. For more information, call (304) 529-7323.

JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

n The Regional Readers book discussion group will meet on the last Tuesday of the month in the conference room. Coffee and conversation will be at 4:45 p.m. and book discussion at 5:15 p.m. The November selection is “True Christmas Stories from the Heart of Appalachia,” compiled and edited by James M. Gifford, Judith F. Kidwell and Wayne Onkst.

The group is open to all and new members are welcome.

n The Jesse Stuart Room features Stuart memorabilia, rare cooks and collectible items.

n The Young Readers’ Corner features Jesse Stuart’s junior books as well as books for children by Billy C. Clark and other regional authors; books in the “Childhood of Famous Americans” series; and resources for teachers of reading.

The foundation, at 4440 13th St., Ashland, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call (606) 326-1667 or visit jsfbooks.com or the Facebook page.

CLUBS & SHOWS

AMERICAN LEGION POST 23

Wednesdays, 5 p.m. — Hamburger fry.

Thursdays, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke.

Fourth Monday of the month, 7 p.m. — American Legion Riders meeting.

705 Court St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 353-3030. americanlegion23ohio.org.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 43

Fridays from 8 to 12 p.m. — Karaoke.

The club is at U.S. 23 and Legion Drive in Raceland. For more information, call (606) 836-8355.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 76

First Sunday of each month, 2 p.m. — Members’ meeting at the post, 405 20th St., Ashland.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 93

Mondays — Bingo. Early birds at 5 p.m. Games at 6 p.m. All packs are $5.

For more information, call (304) 453-6722.

302 Eighth St. in Kenova.

AMERICAN LEGION

POST 325

Fridays, 4:30 p.m. — Bingo.

Saturdays, 7 p.m. — Karaoke.

The legion is in Flatwoods. (606) 836-7184.

AMVETS POST 14

Monday through Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m. — Happy hour.

Mondays all day $1.50 bottle beer.

Every second Monday, 7 p.m. — Post meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every third Monday, 7 p.m. — Ladies auxiliary meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

Every fourth Monday, 7 p.m. — Sons of the AMVETS squad meeting. Call (304) 453-3086 for more information.

No cover charge.

1425 Chestnut St. in Kenova. (304) 453-3086.

AMVETS POST 95

Wednesdays and Fridays — Ladies and sons of AMVETS serving food.

Saturdays and Sundays — Bingo.

New members welcome.

The club is off Ky. 2 in Greenup. For more information, call (606) 473-7805.

ASHLAND EAGLES

First and third Mondays, 7 p.m. — Men’s meeting.

Second and fourth Tuesdays, 6 p.m. — Women’s meeting.

Mondays — A League darts.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — Dart Association.

Wednesdays — Karaoke with Honey.

Sundays, 9 p.m. — Cash drawing. 6:30 p.m. — Free food.

Daily, 5 to 7 p.m. — Happy Hour.

Kitchen is open Fridays and Saturdays from 7:30 to 11 p.m.

701 Carter Ave. in Ashland. For more information, call (606) 324-7644.

ASHLAND ELKS 350

Dec. 7, 7 p.m. — Sideline bluegrass band.

First and third Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m. — Lodge meetings.

Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Lunch served. Daily specials.

Thursday through Saturday: 6 to 9 p.m. — Dinner served.

Clubroom hours 10 a.m. to midnight Monday through Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Thursday; 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

900 Carter Ave. Call (606) 325-3557 for lunch specials and carryout orders. elks.org/lodges/home.cfm?lodge=350.

ASHLAND MOOSE 892

Saturday, noon to 2 p.m. — Free meal on parking lot; open to all.

Saturday, 7 to 11 p.m. — Larry Whitt. Members and guests.

Tuesdays, 1 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — Darts tournament.

Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursdays, 1 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Doors open daily at 11 a.m. For more information, call (606) 324-4644.

B&B JAMBOREE

HIGHWAY 140

Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission: $6.

2.5 miles off U.S. 52 on Highway 140 North off South Webster exit.

For more information, call (740) 285-2183 or (740) 574-2991.

BEECHY CREEK

MUSIC CENTER

n Saturdays, 8 p.m. — Live music by TLH and the Beechy Creek Boys. Admission is $5 and free for children younger than 11.

n Second Sunday of the month, 1:30 p.m. — Gospel music. Free admission, free food; attendees may bring a dish. Donations accepted.

There are door prizes, 50-50, a restaurant area and a wooden dance floor.

The center is seven miles west of the Greenup Locks and Dam, off the A-A Highway on Beechy Creek, Greenup. For more information, call (606) 932- 2011.

BLACK SHEEP BURRITO AND BREWS

n Nov. 7, 8 p.m. — Cordovas.

Pullman Square, Huntington.

BOOTS & BUCKLES DANCE BARN AND RESTAURANT

Fridays and Saturdays, 5 to 11 p.m. — Dance Hall, music starts at 8 p.m.

Family oriented. No alcohol. Old Fort Falls building in Olive Hill on Carter Caves Road.

CALLIHAN’S AMERICAN PUB AND GRILL

n Wednesdays, 6 to 10 p.m. — Acoustic Jam Session with featured artist Larry Whitt.

The venue is at the Kyova Mall on U.S. 60. Visit callihanspub.com or Facebook at facebook.com/callihans.

DOUBLE A MUSIC            

Fridays and Saturdays — Doors open at 5 p.m., music starts at 8 p.m. Food is available.

Admission: $6.

The venue, which is available for rental events, is on the A-A Highway nine miles west of Grayson.

For more information, call Roy Green at (606) 316-7408.

IRONTON ELKS LODGE 177

Friday, 7 p.m. — Sideline bluegrass band.

The lodge is at 416 Park Ave. For more information, call (740) 532-1262.

KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

n Friday — His Own, Lifted and HeartSong.

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m. Friday nights at KYOVA are at the Princess Chapel New Life Center at the intersection of Ky. 5 and old U.S. 60.

For more information, call Arnold Sexton at (606) 836-5582; visit kyova.org or email Arnold@kyova.org.

MARSHALL 

ARTISTS SERIES

n Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m. — Best-selling author Sarah Vowell will discuss her book “Lafayette in the Somewhat United States,” Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center, Huntington.

For tickets, call the MAS box office at (304) 696-3326.

MOUNTAINEER OPRY

n Nov. 22 — Jim and Valerie Gabehart.

n Dec. 20 — Katie Penn and Newtown.

Admission: $15, adults; $12 seniors; children 12 and younger admitted free.

Bluegrass shows are at Cabell County 4-H Camp Conference Center, 6040 Booten Creek Road, Barboursville.

PORT CITY CAFE AND PUB

n Wednesdays, 7 p.m. — Open Mic Poetry.

Hours: Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Sunday, closed.

424 Chillicothe St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 355-9015. Visit theportcitycafeandpub.com.

RED BARN

n Every Thursday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Karaoke with Walt and Missy.

n Live music every Friday and Saturday from 8 to 11 p.m.

The Red Barn is on Ky. 7 in Greenup County. Now serving hamburgers, fries and onion rings.

Admission is $5; 10 and younger admitted free. No alcohol.

ROWAN COUNTY

ARTS CENTER

n Mondays, 5:30 p.m. — Yoga. Cost: $5.

n Tuesdays, 5:15 p.m. — Piloxing. Cost: $5.

n Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. — Be Free art enrichment class.

n Thursdays, 5:15 p.m. — Piloxing. Cost: $5.

n Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. —Yoga. Cost: $5.

205 E. Main St., Morehead. (606) 783-9857.

TIMBO’S BAR

n Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.

THE V CLUB

n Today, 8 p.m. — Scroungehound, The Settlement, Friendly Fire.

n Friday, 8 p.m. — Beggars Clan, The Tangled Roots, Shelem, Hannah Spurlock.

n Saturday, 7 p.m. — Crobot with Zero Dark Third, Signals, Rattail.

n Nov. 7, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. — The Retinas, Shenanagram, Routine Days, Corey Zornes.

The venue is at 741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. vclublive.com.

VFW POST 8850

Ladies auxiliary meetings are at 6:30 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of the month.

Memberships accepted.

3028 S. Third St., Ironton. For more information, call Walt Butler at (740) 532-3000.

WHITEY’S MUSIC BARN

Fridays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Country music and dancing with Whitey’s Band.

Cost: $6. Children younger than 10: free.

Snack bar on Fridays and Saturdays. No alcoholic beverages or drugs permitted.

Exit Ohio 522 onto Park Street in Wheelersburg.

THEATERS & ARENAS

APPALACHIAN WIRELESS ARENA

n Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. — Chris Janson.

n Nov. 24 — Black Stone Cherry.

n Dec. 13 — Harlem Globetrotters.

n Dec. 27, 28 and 31, 8 p.m. — Tyler Childers.

126 Main St., Pikeville. (606) 444-5500.

ARIEL-ANN CARSON DATER THEATER

n Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m. — Ohio Valley Symphony: Salute to Our Veterans.

The theater is at 426 Second Ave. in Gallipolis. Visit arieloperahouse.org.

BIG SANDY SUPERSTORE ARENA

n Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. — 2019 Wing Fling, featuring wings and beer.

n Nov. 16 — Chris Young: Raised on Country tour.

1 Civic Center Plaza, Huntington. (304) 696-5990.

THE CLAY CENTER

n Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m. — “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.”

n Nov. 17, 7 p.m. — Little River Band.

The Clay Center is at 1 Clay Square in Charleston. For more information, call (304) 561-3570 or visit TheClayCenter.org.

KFC YUM! CENTER

n Saturday — Chris Stapleton: All-American Road Show.

n Wednesday — The Chainsmokers: World War Joy Tour with 5 Seconds of Summer and Lennon Stella.

Tickets available at LiveNation.com, Ticketmaster and the KFC YUM! Center box office at (800) 745-3000. The venue is at 1 Arena Plaza, Louisville.

LOUISVILLE PALACE

n Nov. 8, 7:30 p.m. — Nick Offerman.

n Nov. 11, 8 p.m. — World of Dance Live! Tour.

n Nov. 12, 8 p.m. — Goo Goo Dolls: The Miracle Pill Tour.

n Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m. — Wilco.

625 S. Fourth St. For more information, visit louisvillepalace.com.

MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

n Friday, 7 p.m. — Dancing for Shelter.

n Nov. 30, 7 p.m. — Kentucky Opry Christmas.

The venue is at 50 Hal Rogers Drive in Prestonsburg. (606) 886-2623.

PARAMOUNT

ARTS CENTER

n Today, 7:30 p.m. — Paramount Players present “Carrie: The Musical.”

n Friday, 7:30 p.m. — Paramount Players present “Carrie: The Musical.”

n Saturday, 7:30 p.m. — Rodney Atkins.

n Nov. 7, 7 p.m. — Chonda Pierce: “Still Laughing.”

n Nov. 8 and 9, 3 to 9 p.m. — Kentucky Dream Night Talent Search.

For more information, visit paramountartscenter.com or call (606) 324-0007.

VERN RIFFE CENTER

FOR THE ARTS

n Nov. 8, 7 p.m. — “Frozen Jr.”

n Nov. 9, 7 p.m. — “Frozen Jr.”

n Nov. 12, 7 p.m. — “The Nightmare Before Christmas.”

n Nov. 13, 6 to 9 p.m. — Vern Riffe After Dark art show.

940 Second St., Portsmouth. For more information, call the McKinley Box Office at (740) 351-3600 or email peejhunt@hotmail.com.

MUSIC

RODNEY CRISP AND FRIENDS

Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. — Traditional country music from the 1940s, ’50s, ’60s and ’70s, Crisp Dairy Treat, 1606 Argillite Road, Flatwoods.

STEVE FREE

n First Thursday of each month from 6 to 9 p.m. — The River House in Portsmouth.

n Wednesdays, noon to 2 p.m. — Market Street Café, Portsmouth.

Visit stevefree.com.

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