Upcoming Events

October 25, 2014

MisterE of Imagination: Tales of Edgar Allan Poe

Recommended for 9 yrs+ / 4 grade+ Don’t close your eyes, this isn’t a dream. The ghouls and ghosts here are not what they …

Start: October 25, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 31, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: 418 West Short Street
Phone: 859-233-4226
Address:
418 West Short Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: 15-18

October 31, 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: October 31, 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: October 31, 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: October 31, 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: October 31, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose 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: October 31, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 31, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Liquor Barn (Beaumont)
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington , KY, United States
Cost: Free

The Witch’s Brew – Halloween Party at Blue Stallion Brewing

We’re throwing down for Halloween this year. Don’t miss out! We’ll stay open late for the occasion. FOOD TRUCKS The Gastro Gnomes Food Truck …

Start: October 31, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 1:00 am
Venue: Blue Stallion Brewing Co.
Phone: 877-928-2337
Address:
610 W. Third St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

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: October 31, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 31, 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: October 31, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Wildside Winery’s Halloween Costume Dance Party

Join Wildside Winery’s fun Halloween costume party featuring a professional DJ and his dance and Halloween music selections, including lights and fog. Fun games, …

Start: October 31, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 31, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Wildside Winery
Phone: 859-879-3982
Address:
5500 Troy Pike, Versailles, KY 40383, Versailles, KY, United States
Cost: $15

SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET: THE LEGENDS OF SMACKOVER

BCTC Theatre will present the Kentucky premiere of “Scarecrows Will Never See the Sunset” by Darren Michael this weekend. The show will be held …

Start: October 31, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Arts Center
Phone: 859-225-0370
Address:
141 E. Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $14 for general admission; $12 for students

Granger Smith- Featuring Earl Dibbles Jr.

***Tickets On Sale 7/11*** Fri, October 31, 2014 9:00 PM (Doors open at: 8:00 PM) Granger Smith featuring Earl Dibbles Jr. Buster’s899 Manchester Street, Lexington, …

Start: October 31, 2014 9:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Buster's Billiard and Backroom
Phone: 859-368-8871
Address:
899 Manchester Street, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: $15.50- $18.80

November 1, 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: November 1, 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: November 1, 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: November 1, 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: November 1, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

2nd Annual Good shepherd Day School Tennis Fundraiser

Play for kids! Please join us for a fun night of tennis to help Good Shepherd Day School. We will have dinner, a silent …

Start: November 1, 2014 12:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Lexington Tennis Club
Phone: 859-255-9734
Address:
410 Redding Rd., Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: $40.00 per person

Café Shambhala Meditation and Social Gathering

Café Shambhala offers meditation and a social gathering every Saturday  morning. Free basic meditation instruction is available at 9 and 11 AM.  At 10 …

Start: November 1, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Shambhala Center of Lexington
Phone: 859-225-4183
Address:
315 W. Maxwell St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Walk for Down Syndrome

On Saturday, November 1, the Down Syndrome Association of Central Kentucky (DSACK) invites you to join the Walk for Down Syndrome in downtown Lexington, …

Start: November 1, 2014 9:30 am
End: November 1, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Heritage Hall
Phone: 8599068196
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $15

WRITING WORKSHOP

Enjoy a writing workshop with UK English professor, Julia Johnson.

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20 / $15 for UK students

Saturday Seminars: Writing for Your Kids

When your children or grandchildren ask for a story, give them a “real” story about your cherished memories of them. In this hands-on workshop, …

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $35

Travel the Art Trail

Open Art Studio(s) in Anderson & Mercer counties. From blacksmiths to potters, see & experience these professional artists working in their studios, buy hand …

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Maynard Studios
Phone: 5028593170
Address:
1986 Fox Creek Rd, Lawrenceburg, KY, 40342, United States
Cost: Free

Free Ice Skating Learn to Skate Class

Children are invited to participate in a free Learn to Skate class through the United States Figure Skating Association Program. Mondays 6-7 pm, Tuesdays …

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Lexington Ice Center
Phone: 859 619-6228
Address:
560 Eureka Springs Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: Free

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Open Studio Hours Every Saturday

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Cooperative BPC c/o LexArts 161 North Mill St. Lexington, KY 40508 Open Studio First Saturday – Salt Etching with Paul Adanick Second …

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8.00

Martial Arts for Women

This is a 6-week class that is FREE for women in the Lexington community. The women’s class focuses on empowering women’s inherent strengths as …

Start: November 1, 2014 10:30 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Artworks (Carver Center)
Phone: 859-288-2935
Address:
522 Patterson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Program on bald eagle & peregrine falcon conservation

Kate Heyden from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources (KDFWR) will give a presentation on bald eagles and peregrine falcons and the …

Start: November 1, 2014 11:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Wild Birds Unlimited
Phone: 859-268-0114
Address:
152 N. Locust Hill Dr., Lexington, KY, 40509, United States
Cost: Free

Panagia Pantovasilissa Cultural Day

Panagia Pantovasillisa Greek Orthodox Church will host a Greek cultural day filled with Greek food and pastries from Athenian Grill, music, dancing and other cultural …

Start: November 1, 2014 11:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Panagia Pantovasilissa Greek Orthodox Church
Phone: 859-266-1921
Address:
3001 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

Try It! Wheelthrowing

Take advantage of this opportunity to try wheelthrowing with the help of a Mudwork’s instructor.  Clay and tools provided.  Firing available for an additional …

Start: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Introduction to HTML & CSS

Saturdays, October 18-November 8. Whether you’re designing your own blog and want more freedom or you’re just curious how the internet works, this class …

Start: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40

Beadweaving Basics

Participants will learn the fundamental beadweaving technique, brick stitch, and how to use it in a number of applications. Participants will leave this workshop …

Start: November 1, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: $40

Mark Wahlgren Summers signs “The Ordeal of the Reunion; A New History of Reconstruction”

The Morris Book Shop is happy to host Mark Wahlgren Summers as he signs his new book, The Ordeal of the Reunion: A New …

Start: November 1, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 1, 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: November 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, 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: November 1, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 1, 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

2014 Aviation Hall of Fame

Mark your calendar now for The Annual Enshrinement Ceremonies of the Kentucky Aviation Hall of Fame Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 6 o’clock in …

Start: November 1, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Aviation Museum of Kentucky
Phone: 8592311219
Address:
4029 Airport Rd., Lexington, KY, 40510, United States
Cost: $120.00

BOOk-tacular Halloween Party

The Lexington Public Library Foundation is hosting its first BOOK-tacular Halloween Party, featuring live music by Jordan English Band, a costume contest, open bar, …

Start: November 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Public Library Eastside Branch
Phone: (859) 231-5557
Address:
3000 Blake James Drive, Lexington, KY, 40509, United States
Cost: $75

Lexington Ballet presents Giselle

A romantic ghost story, perfect for a fall evening! Giselle is a beautiful and innocent village girl who dies of a broken heart after …

Start: November 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States

Lexington Ballet presents Giselle

A romantic ghost story, perfect for a fall evening! Giselle is a beautiful and innocent village girl who dies of a broken heart after …

Start: November 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Opera House
Address:
430 W Vine , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $20.75 - US $40.75

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: November 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

SCARECROWS WILL NEVER SEE THE SUNSET: THE LEGENDS OF SMACKOVER

BCTC Theatre will present the Kentucky premiere of “Scarecrows Will Never See the Sunset” by Darren Michael this weekend. The show will be held …

Start: November 1, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Arts Center
Phone: 859-225-0370
Address:
141 E. Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $14 for general admission; $12 for students

November 2, 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: November 2, 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: November 2, 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: November 2, 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: November 2, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Plymale Art Gallery Open House and Art Sale

Plymale Art Gallery is hosting it’s annual Open House and Art Sale on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 from 3-6 P.M. Oil paintings and pastels …

Start: November 2, 2014 12:00 am
End: November 2, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Plymale Art Gallery and Studio
Phone: 859-254-7835
Address:
401 W. Main ST.,Ste. 204, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

The Construction & Conservation of Early Kentucky Furniture

The Collecting Kentucky Lecture series features expert talks by Kentucky Collectors. Lectures are free with admission, but space is limited to 20 participants for …

Start: November 2, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 2, 2014 3:00 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

FAMILY PROGRAM: Curator Tour of Take My Word For It

Come enjoy a Curator Tour with Museum Director Stuart Horodner and Curator, Janie Welker. Exhibition tour and an art activity.

Start: November 2, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 2, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Melissa Estes Blair reads from and signs “Revolutionizing Expectations: Women’s Organizations, Feminism, and American Politics 1965-1980″

Exploring feminist activism at the local level during a critical period of social transformation. The Morris Book Shop is happy to host Melissa Estes …

Start: November 2, 2014 2:00 pm
End: November 2, 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

Charlie Hughes reads from and signs “Salt River Anthology,” at the Morris Book Shop

The Morris Book Shop is happy to host local poet Charlie Hughes as he reads from and signs his new collection Salt River Anthology. …

Start: November 2, 2014 3:00 pm
End: November 2, 2014 4:30 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: November 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

First Sunday with Samuel

Spiritual or religious?  Open minds lead to open hearts.  Experience the difference that leads to a life of living love, self-empowerment and vitality at …

Start: November 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 2, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: Phoenix Institute
Phone: 859-231-8449
Address:
655 Lima Drive, Lexington, KY, 40583, United States
Cost: Free

November 3, 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: November 3, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Cooperative Open Studio Sessions

Know how to print and want to use our press? We provide the press and inks, you bring plates and paper. Participants must have …

Start: November 3, 2014 11:00 am
End: November 3, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $20 per session

Independent Film Networking Group

Mondays, September 8, October 6, November 3, and December 1. This group will meet at the Carnegie Center each month for those interested in …

Start: November 3, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 3, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Children’s Martial Arts Class

This is a 4-week class that is FREE for children ages 6–14 in the Lexington community. The kids’ class focuses on games that promote …

Start: November 3, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 3, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Artworks (Carver Center)
Phone: 859-288-2935
Address:
522 Patterson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

November 4, 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: November 4, 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: November 4, 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: November 4, 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: November 4, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 4, 2014 4:30 pm
End: November 4, 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: November 4, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 4, 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: November 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 4, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 4, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $120

November 5, 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: November 5, 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: November 5, 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: November 5, 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: November 5, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Fall Classes Color Woodcut with Elizabeth Foley

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Cooperative Fall 2014 Classes http://www.bgprintmakers.org/#!classes Fall 2014 Color Woodcut Instructor: Elizabeth Foley Wednesdays, October 29, November 5, 12 6-8pm Class fee $100 …

Date: November 5, 2014
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $100 ($80 for members)

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Fall Classes Linocut cards and t-shirts with Stephen Wiggins

Bluegrass Printmaker’s Cooperative Fall 2014 Classes http://www.bgprintmakers.org/#!classes Lino–Cut Cards and T-Shirts Sunday, November 9 & 16 1-5pm Instructor: Stephen Wiggins Class fee: $100 ($80 …

Start: November 5, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 5, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $100 ($80 for members)

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

November 6, 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: November 6, 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: November 6, 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: November 6, 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: November 6, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 6, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Johnny Carino’s Hoops for Hope

Shoot Hoops and Save Lives at the 2014 Johnny Carino’s Hoops for Hope to benefit the Hope Center! Your team of four will compete …

Start: November 6, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Rupp Arena
Phone: (859) 233-4567
Address:
430 Vine St., Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Community Teams are $200. Slam Dunk (corporate) sponsorship available!

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: November 6, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Let’s Play Drums, Lexington!: Children’s Drumming Workshop

An exploration of rhythms from West Africa, South America and the Caribbean. You will gain new skills, techniques, grooves and rhythms with immediate practical …

Start: November 6, 2014 5:30 pm
End: November 6, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Lexington Artworks (Carver Center)
Phone: 859-288-2935
Address:
522 Patterson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Discovery Night: Fizz, Boom, Color Concoction

Join us for an evening of hands-on chemistry as we discover chemical interactions that create fizzy reactions, small eruptions, and colorful concoctions! Put on …

Start: November 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Living Arts and Science Center
Phone: 859-252-5222
Address:
362 N Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Teen Howl Poetry Series

First Thursday of each month. Come and share your words! Open mic for poets under 21. Each month also features a teen poet, a …

Start: November 6, 2014 6:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

Teen Drumming Workshop

An exploration of rhythms from West Africa, South America and the Caribbean. You will gain new skills, techniques, grooves and rhythms with immediate practical …

Start: November 6, 2014 6:15 pm
End: November 6, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Lexington Artworks (Carver Center)
Phone: 859-288-2935
Address:
522 Patterson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Adult Drumming Workshop

An exploration of rhythms from West Africa, South America and the Caribbean. You will gain new skills, techniques, grooves and rhythms with immediate practical …

Start: November 6, 2014 7:15 pm
End: November 6, 2014 8:15 pm
Venue: Lexington Artworks (Carver Center)
Phone: 859-288-2935
Address:
522 Patterson Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

November 7, 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: November 7, 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: November 7, 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: November 7, 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: November 7, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Jubilee Jobs of Lexington Celebrates Five Years in Lexington and Kicks off “Year of Dignity and Hope”

Since it’s inception five years ago, Jubilee Jobs of Lexington has affected the lives of over 1500 unemployed people offering many the chance at …

Start: November 7, 2014 11:30 am
End: November 7, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Malone’s Banquets
Phone: 859-977-0136
Address:
3373 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: Free

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: November 7, 2014 12:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

“Unbridled Service”: A Panel Discussion in Celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the Frontier Nursing University

For 86 years, young people have volunteered as couriers in service learning internships with the Frontier Nursing Service in Appalachian Kentucky, working in collaboration …

Start: November 7, 2014 3:30 pm
End: November 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: UK Worsham Theater
Address:
UK Student Center, Lexington, United States
Cost: Free

LECTURE – Marvin Heiferman: Robert C. May Photography Endowment Lecture Series

Marvin Heiferman is a curator and writer who has organized numerous exhibitions for institutions including the New Museum, International Center for Photography, the Whitney Museum …

Start: November 7, 2014 4:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose 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: November 7, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Thanksgiving Sampling Event

Enjoy generous, FREE samples and live music.

Start: November 7, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Good Foods Market & Cafe
Phone: (859) 278-1813
Address:
455 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Carnegie Classics: Catcher in the Rye

Carnegie Classics: Catcher in the Rye 7:00 pm $15 in advance; $20 at the door Step into mid-century New York City. Spend an evening …

Start: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $15

Interstruct at Night Market

Explore art in non-art spaces in the North Limestone corridor! Walk to multiple residential and business spaces which serve as pop-up exhibition sites to …

Start: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 7, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Night Market
Address:
Bryan Avenue, between Limestone and Loudoun, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

November 8, 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: November 8, 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: November 8, 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: November 8, 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: November 8, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Romanian Dinner Night at Panagia Pantovasillisa Greek Orthodox Church

Romanian Dinner Night, featuring delicious sides and meal from Romania (various pricing) At the new location of the Panagia Pantovasillisa Greek Orthodox Church 3001 …

Start: November 8, 2014 8:00 am
End: November 8, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Panagia Pantovasilissa Greek Orthodox Church
Phone: 859-266-1921
Address:
3001 Tates Creek Road, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States

Café Shambhala Meditation and Social Gathering

Café Shambhala offers meditation and a social gathering every Saturday  morning. Free basic meditation instruction is available at 9 and 11 AM.  At 10 …

Start: November 8, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 8, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Shambhala Center of Lexington
Phone: 859-225-4183
Address:
315 W. Maxwell St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free