Upcoming Events

October 20, 2014

Farmland, Food, & Livable Communities

Join American Farmland Trust for our first-of-its-kind national conference in Lexington October 20-22.  Be part of our discussion about: conserving farmland and growing smart; …

Start: October 20, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 22, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hilton Downtown Lexington
Address:
369 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: 450

October 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: October 21, 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 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: October 21, 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 21, 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: October 21, 2014 4:30 pm
End: October 21, 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: October 21, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, 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: October 21, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 21, 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: October 21, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 21, 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: October 21, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 21, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Grief Support Group at Milward Funeral Home

Every human being experiences the emotional feeling of loss after the death of a loved one. Milward Support Groups are based on “The Ten …

Start: October 21, 2014 6:30 pm
End: October 21, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Milward Funeral Directors-Man O' War
Phone: 859-272-3414
Address:
1509 Trent Boulevard, Lexington, KY, 40515, United States
Cost: Free

October 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: October 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Aviation Museum of Kentucky Free Community Lecture

Former Kentucky Congressman Larry Hopkins reveals just what it took to get the SR-71 Blackbird program off the ground. The Blackbird was and remains …

Start: October 22, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 22, 2014 12:00 am
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 22, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 22, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

PAJAMA PARTY

Museum Members are encouraged to wear their pajamas (or other stylish loungewear), drink prosecco, eat prosciutto, and see provocative portraits in our galleries. $25 …

Start: October 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $25/$15

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

Certified Horsemanship Association Convention

Open to the Public! See great presentations from top horse trainers, instructors, veterinarians, farriers and equine behaviorists.  This unique conference provides horses so participants can …

Start: October 23, 2014
End: October 26, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States
Cost: Full conference and day rates available

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 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: October 23, 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 23, 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: October 23, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 23, 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: October 23, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 23, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Introduction to InDesign

Thursdays, October 23 & 30. Learn to use the industry’s top production tool. Adobe InDesign can help you gather all your individual pieces to …

Start: October 23, 2014 5:45 pm
End: October 23, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40

International Eating and Reading Night

Savor the international literary and culinary avors of the Bluegrass region! Bring an ethnic dish to share, along with a poem in your native …

Start: October 23, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 23, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

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

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: October 24, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 24, 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: October 24, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 24, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Liquor Barn (Beaumont)
Address:
921 Beaumont Centre Pkwy, Lexington , KY, 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 24, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Run of the Living Dead: A Zombie Infested 5k Run

Run of the Living Dead is presented by Harmony Day Montessori School located near Hamburg in Southeast Lexington. HDS is a non-profit school that …

Start: October 24, 2014 4:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Wildside Winery
Phone: 8593215046
Address:
5500 Troy Pike, Versailles, 40383, 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 24, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Fall CSA Harvest Party

The fall crop is in! Pick up your share of Kentucky’s first Community Supported Art program, which features 9 works of limited-edition art, or …

Start: October 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 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: $5

CMA Rocks the House!

The Central Music Academy is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a fantastic evening of fun, food, music, and art at the historic Bodley-Bullock House! …

Start: October 24, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Bodley Bullock House
Phone: 859-221-2190
Address:
200 Market St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $50

“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: October 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

Bluegrass Youth Ballet presents The Nightingale

New, original ballet by Bluegrass Youth Ballet Director, Adalhi Aranda Corn. The Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale is brought to life through dance! The …

Start: October 24, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: UK Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-257-4523
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, Kentucky, 40508, United States
Cost: $12

Contra Dance

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

Start: October 24, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 24, 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

October 25, 2014

2014 Monster’s Ball and Silent Auction

The Race For Education for the 2014 Monster’s Ball and Silent Auction will benefit the Starting Gate Afterschool Literacy Program. Presented by Great American Insurance, …

Date: October 25, 2014
Venue: The Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Drive, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: $100/person

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

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

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: October 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 25, 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

Treat or Treat!

Join the fun of Treat or Treat on Saturday, October 25th from 9:00AM – 2:00PM at Pax Christi Church!  The day will feature:  “Treat …

Start: October 25, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Pax Christi Catholic Church
Phone: 859-278-0894
Address:
4001 Victoria Way, Lexington, KY, 40515, United States
Cost: "Treat or Treating" is free! Attractions have minimal cost.

Saturday Seminars: Writing & Marketing a 10-Minute Play

The 10-minute play is everywhere! Festivals and showcases of this short form take place in venues across Kentucky and beyond. To learn more about …

Start: October 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $35

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: October 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 25, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Lexington Ice Center
Phone: 859 619-6228
Address:
560 Eureka Springs Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: Free

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: October 25, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40

Civil War Cemetery Walking Tour

The Mary Todd Lincoln House will host walking tours of Lexington Cemetery at 2PM every Sunday in October (October 5, 12, 19, & 26). …

Start: October 25, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Cemetery
Phone: 859-233-9999
Address:
833 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

Bluegrass Youth Ballet presents The Nightingale

New, original ballet by Bluegrass Youth Ballet Director, Adalhi Aranda Corn. The Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale is brought to life through dance! The …

Start: October 25, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: UK Singletary Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-257-4523
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, Kentucky, 40508, United States
Cost: $12

Bark For Life of Scott County

Put those paws to work for less cancer and more BARKdays! In partnership with the Scott County 4-H Dog Club, the Relay For Life …

Start: October 25, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Scott County Park
Phone: 859-391-1227
Address:
1130 Cincinnati Rd, Georgetown, KY, 40324, United States
Cost: $15 per dog/$10 for each additional dog

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

Ghosts in the Garden at Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall will host a fun Halloween season event with the showing of two movies sure to please families and those of us looking …

Start: October 25, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Liberty Hall Historic Site
Phone: 502-227-2560
Address:
218 Wilkinson St., Frankfort, KY, 40601, United States
Cost: $10

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: October 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 25, 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: October 25, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 25, 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

The Bluegrass Opera presents the world premiere of Kelpie

The Bluegrass Opera presents the world premiere of Kelpie: a play with songs by British playwright Neil Harris. The Kelpie is the most beautiful …

Start: October 25, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 25, 2014 10:30 pm
Venue: Adath Israel Temple, Multi Purpose Room
Phone: 859-420-2426
Address:
124 N. Ashland Ave., Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: $20/$15/$10

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: October 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 25, 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 Joe Wilkie and band Illegal Contraband (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: October 25, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 25, 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

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

LECTURE – Strangers and Relations: Genetics and the Nature of Relationships and Family Structure

Enjoy a lecture on genetics and relationships by Dr. Brett Spear.

Start: October 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Sunday Session – Protecting Seniors against Financial Predators

 Roberta Bottoms, US Postal Inspector, will discuss the emotional and financial harm caused by financial predators and tells us the warning signs of financial fraud …

Start: October 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Woman's Club of Central Kentucky
Address:
210 N. Broadway, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

The Bluegrass Opera presents a world premiere musical: Kelpie

The Bluegrass Opera presents the world premiere of Kelpie: a play with songs by British playwright Neil Harris. The Kelpie is the most beautiful …

Start: October 26, 2014 2:30 pm
End: October 26, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: Adath Israel Temple, Multi Purpose Room
Phone: 859-420-2426
Address:
124 N. Ashland Ave., Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: $10/$15/$20

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

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

October 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: October 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: October 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: October 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: October 28, 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: October 28, 2014 4:30 pm
End: October 28, 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: October 28, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, 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: October 28, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 28, 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: October 28, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 28, 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: October 28, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 28, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

October 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 2014
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP – Containing Culture: Art of the Middle East

$20, register by October 22, call 859.257.6199

Start: October 29, 2014 4:30 pm
End: October 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20

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 29, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Lexington Catholic Open House

Join us for student-led tours of the school and see all that LCHS has to offer! Any interested students and their families are welcome …

Start: October 29, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 29, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Lexington Catholic High School
Phone: 859-277-7183
Address:
2250 Clays Mill Road, Lexington, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

October 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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 30, 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: October 30, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 30, 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: October 30, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 30, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Introduction to InDesign

Thursdays, October 23 & 30. Learn to use the industry’s top production tool. Adobe InDesign can help you gather all your individual pieces to …

Start: October 30, 2014 5:45 pm
End: October 30, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $40

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

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