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September 21, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 21, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 21, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 21, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 21, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 21, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

John van Willigen to sign, “Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and Culture”

The Morris Book Shop is happy to host John van Willigen as he signs, Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine and …

Start: September 21, 2014 2:00 am
End: September 21, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Miss Nelson is Missing!

Recommended for 5yrs+ / Pre-K Grade+ Geography! Spelling! Math! The students of room 207 are failing them all, and it’s time for drastic measures …

Start: September 21, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $15-18

2nd Annual Hard Putters & Fast Greens Miniature Golf Tournament

The 2nd Annual Hard Putters & Fast Greens Miniature Golf Tournament is taking place at the Lexington Ice Center on Sunday, September 21st at …

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Ice Center
Phone: 859-269-5686
Address:
560 Eureka Springs Dr, Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: $10.00

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 21, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 21, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

September 22, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 22, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 22, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 22, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 22, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

September 23, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 23, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 23, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 23, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 23, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 23, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 23, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 23, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Outstanding Writers League

Grades 3-5 Tuesdays, September 16-November 18 In the Outstanding Writers League (O.W.L.), you’ll hone your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll …

Start: September 23, 2014 4:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 23, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Memories with Recipes: Journal Writing

Tuesdays, September 23-November 11. Organize your beloved recipes into one cohesive book for yourself, friends, and family. In tribute to Maya Angelou’s book, Hallelujah! …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $96

Advanced Spanish

Tuesdays, September 16-November 18. Learn Spanish for the first time or brush up on old skills! Great professional development opportunity. If you have questions …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $120

English Camp; Literacy for Adults

Tuesdays, September 16-November 18. Would you like to improve your spoken or written English? Come to the Carnegie Center for free adult ESL classes. …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Math for Kids Camp; Parents (Lower Elementary)

Grades K-2 & parents/guardians Tuesdays, September 16-November 11 Work and play together! This class uses games and cooperative activities to introduce and reinforce math …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Just Enough Italian

Tuesdays, September 23-November 11. Get started on the way to communicating in Italian and appreciating Italian culture. In this 8-week course in conversational Italian, …

Start: September 23, 2014 5:45 pm
End: September 23, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $96

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 23, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 23, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Keeneland Library Lecture Series

The Keeneland Library Lecture Series returns Sept. 23-24 with presentations of recent works about Thoroughbred racing. On Tuesday, Sept. 23, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Paul …

Start: September 23, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 23, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Keeneland Library
Phone: 8592804223
Address:
4201 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY, 40588, United States
Cost: Free

September 24, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 24, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 24, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 24, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 24, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 24, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Yes We Can! Salsa Edition

On Wednesday, September 24th, Seedleaf will be hosting a canning and preserving workshop at New Beginnings Church of God (845 Bryan Ave) where we …

Start: September 24, 2014 12:00 am
End: September 24, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: New Beginnings Church of God
Address:
845 Bryan Ave, Lexington, KY, 40504, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 24, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 24, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Mary Newton: Contemplative Places

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 24, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 24, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 859.425.1188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Monthly Book Discussion

Fourth Wednesday of each month, September through November. Join us for discussion of contemporary and classic novels as well as nonfiction, plays, and poetry …

Start: September 24, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 24, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Intermediate Italian

Wednesdays, September 24-November 12. Build on your basic knowledge of Italian with this intermediate course. We will merge language and culture with constant references …

Start: September 24, 2014 5:45 pm
End: September 24, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $96

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Keeneland Library Lecture Series

The Keeneland Library Lecture Series returns Sept. 23-24 with presentations of recent works about Thoroughbred racing. On Tuesday, Sept. 23, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Paul …

Start: September 24, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 24, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Keeneland Library
Phone: 8592804223
Address:
4201 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY, 40588, United States
Cost: Free

September 25, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 25, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 25, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 25, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 25, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 25, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 25, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 25, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Brown Bag Book Discussion

Thursdays, September 18-November 6. An informal discussion group focusing on literature by and about women. Be prepared to buy or check out from the …

Start: September 25, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 25, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Happy Hour With The Writing Mentors

Do you need help writing an article? What about a writing coach to help you revise that manuscript? Or a professional editor? The Carnegie …

Start: September 25, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Country ham dinner pairs AZUR Restaurant & Patio chef with author Steve Coomes Sept. 25

Author Steve Coomes will bring stories of the timeless Southern tradition of country ham to a special dining event at AZUR Restaurant & Patio …

Start: September 25, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Azur restaurant and patio
Phone: 859-296-1007
Address:
3070 Lakecrest Circle, Lexington, KY, 40513, United States
Cost: $60 per person plus tax and gratuity, but includes a copy of Coomes' book

Randy Rogers Band

***Tickets On Sale Now*** Thu, September 25, 2014 8:00 PM (Doors open at: 7:00 PM) Randy Rogers Band Buster’s 899 Manchester Street, Lexington, KY 40505(859 368-8871) …

Start: September 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 25, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: 8594201770
Address:
899 Manchester St, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $14.00-$17.00

September 26, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 26, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Seniors Writing Group

With  Sarah Combs // Fridays, June 20-August 22 // FREE If you’ve reached that golden age, join this writing group, which meets at the Lexington …

Start: September 26, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 26, 2014 11:30 am
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Food Trucks For A Cause (new location)

Now in a new location,  The Bluegrass Food Truck Association presents Food Trucks For A Cause — a “food truck court” featuring several local …

Start: September 26, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 26, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Liquor Barn (Beaumont)
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

Gourmet Learning Series: Grantwriting

In our Gourmet Learning Series you’ll eat lunch while you learn! Join us for a great professional development opportunity. Pre-registration required. Lunches are provided …

Start: September 26, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $45

Free Writing Practice

Fridays, September 12-December 5 (no class November 28). This is an opportunity to write without rules, editing, or judgment—the best way to start! Freewriting …

Start: September 26, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 26, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 26, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

“Date Night” Wheelthrowing

Bring a loved one or just yourself for a fun evening of wheelthrowing with a Mudworks’ instructor.  Clay and tools provided.  Firing available for …

Start: September 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Homer Ledford Concert Series presents: Stone Cold Grass

The Homer Ledford Concert Series celebrates the life and legacy of a Central Kentucky cultural icon through a series of 8 bluegrass, folk and …

Start: September 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Leeds Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
37 North Main Street, Wincester, KY, 40391, United States
Cost: 7.00

Contra Dance

Contra Dance with caller Bradley Smith and open band (pick-up musicians welcome) 8:00-11:00 PM (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $7.00 adults; $5.00 students and first-timers

Corey Smith

Corey Smith All Ages. $20.00 Advance. $25.00 Day Of Show. Tickets available from TicketFly.

Start: September 26, 2014 9:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiards & Backroom
Phone: 8594201770
Address:
899 Manchester St, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $20.00-$25.00

September 27, 2014

2014 Thin Mint Sprint 5K/10K

The Girl Scouts of Kentucky’s Wilderness Road Council will hold it’s annual Thin Mint Sprint to raise support and awareness for the anti-bullying programs …

Start: September 27, 2014 12:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Unnamed Venue
Phone: 859-293-2621 ext- 240
Address:
101 RJ Corman Drive, Nicholasville, KY, 40356, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 27, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 27, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 27, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 27, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 27, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

24th Annual Gem mineral Jewelry Show

Sponsored by Rockhounds of Central Kentucky (ROCK), Sept 27-28, Sat 10AM-6PM, Sun 12PM-5PM, Kentucky National Guard Armory, 4301 Airport Road, Lexington, KY. Contact: 859-277-2469, …

Start: September 27, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky National Guard Armory
Address:
4301 Airport Road, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States
Cost: $2 Adult, $1 , Max Family Charge $5, Scouts in uniform free.

Try It! Handbuilding

Take advantage of this opportunity to work with soft clay with the help of a Mudworks’ instructor.  Students will be shown how to use …

Start: September 27, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

24th Annual Heritage Festival of St. Andrew Orthodox Church

The 24th Annual Heritage Festival, sponsored by St. Andrew Orthodox Church, celebrates the cultural heritage of the Middle East and Eastern Europe with food, …

Start: September 27, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: St. Andrew Orthodox Church
Phone: 859-223-5091
Address:
1136 Higbee Mill Road, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States

Introduction to Blogging

Saturdays, September 27-October 11. If you need a blog but have no experience creating content for the web (or maybe you don’t know what …

Start: September 27, 2014 12:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40

Torch Fired Enameling

In this introductory workshop, participants will learn how to fuse glass enamel to metal without using a kiln! Students will learn the basic skills …

Start: September 27, 2014 1:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40508, United States
Cost: $80

Jin Shin Jyutsu® Self Help Workshop

Jin Shin Jyutsu® Self Help workshop Sept. 27, 2014 1:00 – 5:30 p.m. Phoenix Institute  655 Lima Dr. This hands on practice facilitates balance …

Start: September 27, 2014 1:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Phoenix Institute
Phone: 859-231-8449
Address:
655 Lima Drive, Lexington, KY, 40583, United States
Cost: $50.00

Robert A. Powell to sign “Lexington-Fayette County Sketchbook,” At the Morris Book Shop

The Morris Book Shop is happy to host Robert A. Powell as he signs his new book: Lexington-Fayette County Sketchbook. Mr. Powell will also be …

Start: September 27, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 27, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 27, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “The Grand Tour”

Discover the history of Lexington, Queen of the Bluegrass.  From horses to heroes, First Ladies to phantoms, our Grand Tour takes you through 200 …

Start: September 27, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Departs from the street outside
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, 40508, United States
Cost: 10.00 per person, $5 for kids (ages 6-12

“The Grand Tour” presented by Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks

Sat @ 6:00pm Departs outside the Lexington Visitors Center (401 West Main Street) Discover the history of Lexington, Queen of the Bluegrass.  From horses …

Start: September 27, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Departs from the street outside
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

Dr. Coleman’s Lexington History Walks Presents “Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets!”

Spirits! Scandals! Sordid Secrets! Genteel Lexington has its dark side!  Uncover why Lexington was called “the wicked city.”  Learn of the duelists, gamblers, and …

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

Contra Dance

Contra Dance with caller TBA and band Berea Cast-offs 8:00-11:00 PM (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 pm
End: September 27, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Russell Acton Folk Center
Phone: 859-985-5501
Address:
212 Jefferson St, Berea, KY, United States
Cost: $8.00 adults; $5.00 students and seniors

September 28, 2014

ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass

The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”

Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut

Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum

This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Victory without Fanfare at the Loudoun House

A shark made out of old quits, a pile of dirty dishes in the sink–these darkly playful twists on retro Americana themes are the …

Date: September 28, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Sunday Session – AARP Life Reimagined

Deborah Turner, AARP Volunteer Trainer, will lead guests through AARP’s program titled Life Reimagined.  The program is a powerful approach to help discover what …

Start: September 28, 2014 12:00 am
End: September 28, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Woman's Club of Central Kentucky
Address:
210 N. Broadway, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

On the Verge presents “Much Ado” at Central Christian Church

What happens when you take twelve stellar actors, one beloved Shakespeare script and a Verge point of view, shake them up and turn them …

Start: September 28, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Central Christian Church
Address:
205 E Short St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Henry Clay, Architecture, and the Decorative Arts Lecture

The Collecting Kentucky Lecture series features expert talks by Kentucky Collectors. Lectures are free with admission, but space is limited. RSVP and pre-pay to …

Start: September 28, 2014 2:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: Lectures are free with the cost of admission

Banned Books Week Party

Over 11,300 books have been banned across the United States since the creation of Banned Books Week in 1982. This year the Morris Book …

Start: September 28, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Mary Newton: Contemplative Places at Ann Tower

The Ann Tower Gallery is pleased to present Contemplative Places: New Paintings by Mary Newton opening with a Gallery Hop reception from 5 to …

Start: September 28, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: In Residence Exhibition at Lexington Art League

Explore new bodies of work created via a three month summer artist residency by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist  Melissa Vandenberg. FREE Opening …

Start: September 28, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 28, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington , KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free