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VISUAL ARTS

GRAYSON GALLERY

AND ART CENTER

• Friday, 6 to 9 p.m. — “Elvis Art,” a solo show by Greg Damron.

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

HIGHLANDS MUSEUM

AND DISCOVERY CENTER

Exhibits

Through May — “Pioneers: The Poage Family and the Founding of Ashland.”

Events

• 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

• Through Feb. 9 — “Mamluk Revival: Metalwork from the Touma Collection presented by Community Trust Bank.”

• Through Feb. 9 — “E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation presents The Forty-Seven Ronin: Prints by Utagawa Kunisada II.”

• Through April 5 — “Beauty of the Familiar: Realism and Naturalism in France and the United States.”

• Through April 26 — “Sansom Foundation presents The Daywood Collection.”

• Through March 29 — “Pastels and Drawings from the HMA Collection.”

Upcoming exhibits

• March 7 through June 7 — “Strong Melodious Songs: Artistic Images of Work.”

• March 7 through July 5 — “American Impressionism.”

Upcoming Events

• Feb. 22, 6 p.m. to midnight — “The Emerald City of Oz” fundraising ball.

• Fourth Tuesday of each month, 7 to 9 p.m. — Free guided tour.

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

Permanent collections

• “Erika Bourguignon Charitable Trust Collection” — The paintings of Paul-Henri Bourguignon.

• “Art of the Ancients: Wertz Collection.”

• Clarence Holbrook Carter collection.

• “The Carl Ackerman Collection of Historic Photographs.”

The museum is at 825 Gallia St., Portsmouth. For more information, call (740) 354-5629.

LITERATURE

CICADA BOOKS 

AND COFFEE

Feb. 3, 6:30 p.m. — Tasty Reads Book Club.

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

COFFEETREE BOOKS

• Today, 7 p.m. — Evening reading group.

• Feb. 8, 10:30 a.m. — Unicorn Day.

• Feb. 11, 5 p.m. — Cave Run Ukulele Club inaugural meeting.

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

Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. — Visions from the Upside Down signing with Justin Castaneda, Jamie Filer and Justin Stewart.

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

JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

• The Regional Readers book discussion group will meet on the last Tuesday of the month from March through November in the conference room. Coffee and conversation will be at 4:45 p.m. and book discussion at 5:15 p.m. The group is open to all and new members are welcome and JSF is seeking suggestions for the 2020 reading list.

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

• The store offers a wide variety of new and collectible books; bargain books; Alessandro Morretti glass paperweights; fine art prints; vintage linens; JSF T-shirts; Granville Pottery; jewelry from the Gastineau Studio in Berea; Mom Blakeman’s Cream Pulled Candy; and Ruth Hunt’s “Blue Monday” candy bars and bourbon balls; hand-crafted candles, quilts, soaps and walking sticks. Also featured are books in the “Images of America” series of local pictorial histories.

• 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

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

Thursdays, 1 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Thursdays, 7:30 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke.

Fridays, 7 to 10 p.m. — Ladies Night.

Saturday, 7 to 10 p.m. — Bad Karma.

Mondays, 7 to 11 p.m. — Karaoke.

Tuesdays, 1 p.m. — Pool tournament.

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. — Darts tournament.

Wednesdays, 7 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.

No drugs or alcohol permitted. 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

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

• 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.

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

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.

KYOVA GOSPEL MUSIC

ASSOCIATION

Friday — Open mic.

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

• Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m. — “The Simon and Garfunkel Story,” Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center, Huntington.

• Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m. — “Madame Butterfly,” Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center, Huntington.

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

MOUNTAINEER OPRY

• Saturday — Ralph Stanley II and the Clinch Mountain Boys.

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

• 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

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

• 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. facebook.com/kyredbarn.

ROWAN COUNTY

ARTS CENTER

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

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

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

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

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

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

TIMBO’S BAR

• Fridays and Saturdays — Karaoke with Honey Boggs.

719 Oak St., Kenova. (304) 453-4320.

THE V CLUB

• Today, 8 p.m. — Lost Dog Street Band with Casper Allen.

The venue is at 741 Sixth Ave. in Huntington. For more information, visit 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.

WESTWOOD DANCE CLUB

Fridays, 6 to 10 p.m. — Dancing, concessions, door prizes, line dancing and couples dancing.

216 Iowa St., Westwood, Ashland.

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.

THE WINCHESTER

• Friday — Joe McIntyre.

• Saturday — Cole Chaney.

Music is from 6 to 9 p.m.

The Winchester is at 1441 Winchester Ave., Ashland.

THEATERS & ARENAS

APPALACHIAN WIRELESS ARENA

• Feb. 15, 3 p.m. — Bourbonfest.

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

MOUNTAIN HEALTH ARENA

• Friday and Saturday — Tri-State Arena Cross.

• Feb. 9 — KEY100 Bridal Expo.

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

THE CLAY CENTER

• Saturday — Carnaval X 2020.

• Feb. 12, 7:30 p.m. — “Waitress.”

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

KFC YUM! CENTER

• Saturday, 7 p.m. — Chance the Rapper.

• Feb. 14, 7 p.m. — Brantley Gilbert: Fire’t Up 2020 Tour with Brandon Scott and Dylan Lay.

• Feb. 29, 8 p.m. — The Millennium Tour 2020 with Omarion, Bow Wow, Ashanti, Pretty Rick, Ying Yang Twins, Lloyd and Sammie.

• March 10, 7 p.m. — The Lumineers III: The World Tour.

• March 14, 12:30 and 7: 30 p.m. — Hot Wheels Monster Trucks.

• March 27, 7 p.m. — Dan + Shay The Arena Tour.

• March 28, 8 p.m. — An Evening with Michael Bublé.

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

• Feb. 7, 8 p.m. — The Beach Boys.

• Feb. 8, 7 p.m. — Rodney Carrington Live.

• Feb. 15, 8 p.m. — Dancing With the Stars Live.

• Feb. 21, 7 p.m. — Nate Bargatze.

• Feb. 23, 7:30 p.m. — Diana Ross.

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

MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER

• Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m. — Tyler Booth.

• Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m. — Tedeschi Trucks Band: Signs 2020 Tour.

• Feb. 28, 7 p.m. — John Conlee.

ª• March 19, 7 p.m. — Mystery Meat Blues Band, at the Gearheart.

• April 3, 7:30 p.m. — Nitro Comedy Tour.

• April 25, 6:45 p.m. — Spring Gospel Concert.

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

PARAMOUNT

ARTS CENTER

• Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m. — Rodney Carrington Live.

• Feb. 8, 6 p.m. — The Inspirations, Primitive Quartet and the Perrys.

• Feb. 9, 2 p.m. — Movie: Forrest Gump.

• Feb. 11 — Paramount Kids present “Junie B. Jones The Musical Junior.”

• Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m. — The SteelDrivers with Nickel and Rose.

• Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m. — Rick Springfield.

• March 13. 7:30 p.m. — Paramount Players present “Mamma Mia!”

• March 14, 3 p.m. — Paramount Players present “Mamma Mia!”

• March 14, 7:30 p.m. — Paramount Players present “Mamma Mia!”

• March 24 — “Llama, Llama Red Pajama Live!”

• March 25, 7:30 p.m. — Menopause The Musical.

• March 26, 7:30 p.m. — That Golden Girls Show: A Puppet Parody.

• March 31, 7:30 p.m. — Buddy Guy.

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

RO-NA THEATER

• Feb. 8, 7 p.m. — Mad Dog Mike Adams.

• Feb. 22, 7 p.m. — Day of the Sun.

• March 7, 8 p.m. — Josh Brown and The Hard Living Legends, Charlie Woods and The Deep Hollow, Brandon Whitt.

• March 14, 7 p.m. — Larry Keel Experience.

312 Third St., Ironton. (740) 533-9797. ro-na.net.

STUART’S OPERA HOUSE

• Saturday, 7 p.m. — Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest for schools featuring poet Deni Naffziger.

• Feb. 27, 7 p.m. — David Harris.

• Feb. 28, 8 p.m. — Town Mountain.

• March 2, 7:30 p.m. — Indigo Girls.

• March 6, 8 p.m. — Jonathan Richman and Bonnie “Prince” Billy.

• March 7, 7 — Elvis tribute performer Dwight Icenhower.

• March 13, 1 p.m. — Melted 2020.

• March 14, 11 p.m. — Melted 2020.

• March 20, 7:30 p.m. — “Sister Act.”

52 Public Square, Nelsonville, Ohio. For more information, call (740) 753-1924 or visit stuartsoperahouse.org.

VERN RIFFE CENTER

FOR THE ARTS

• Friday through Sunday — Global Game Jam 2020.

• Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m. — Three Redneck Tenors.

• March 17, 7:30 p.m. — “Finding Neverland.”

• March 21, 7:30 p.m. — “Million Dollar Reunion.”

• April 4, 7 p.m. — Portsmouth Wind Symphony Presents “The Sounds of the East and West.”

• April 25, 8 p.m. — Tribute to Clyde McCoy and his Sugar Blues Band.

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

MUSIC

MARSHALL UNIVERSITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

March 3, 7:30p .m. — Young People’s Concert, Smith Recital Hall, Marshall University, Huntington.

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

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

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

For more information, visit stevefree.com.

OTHER FUN

HERITAGE FARM MUSEUM AND VILLAGE

April 11, 7 to 10 p.m. — Square dancing hosted by Huntington Old Time Dance and Music, with music by Bobby Taylor and the Kanawha Sound. Caller Abby Huggins will teach the steps; no partner necessary and beginners are welcome. Suggested donation: $7 for adults and $5 for students.

The venue is at 3300 Harvey Road, Huntington,

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