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September 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: September 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: September 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: September 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: September 30, 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 30, 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 30, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 30, 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 30, 2014 4:30 pm
End: September 30, 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 30, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 30, 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: September 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 30, 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 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 30, 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 30, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 30, 2014 6:15 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 30, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 30, 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

October 1, 2014

Wellness Wednesday at Good Foods Co-Op

On the first Wednesday of the month, all customers will receive discounts on all supplements, body care, and bulk herb & spice items. Customers …

Date: October 1, 2014
Venue: Good Foods Market & Cafe
Phone: (859) 278-1813
Address:
455 Southland Dr., Lexington, KY, United States

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 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: October 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: October 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: October 1, 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: October 1, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, 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 1, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 1, 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: October 1, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 1, 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

The First Draft Series: How to Write a Novel in 30 Days

Can you write 50,000 words toward a novel in one month? Yes you can! Four-time National Novel Writing Month winner Jennifer Mattox will share …

Start: October 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Scott County Public Library
Address:
104 S. Bradford Lane, Georgetown, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Meditation in Everyday Life

Meditation in Everyday Life  is open to everyone and introduces students to a deeper experience of peaceful abiding as the foundation for their path, …

Start: October 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Shambhala Center of Lexington
Phone: 859-225-4183
Address:
315 W. Maxwell St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $75.00

Chocolate Soiree with Business Babes Society

OUR FOURTH ANNUAL CHOCOLATE Soirée:  Come join us for a Women-in-Business networking event.  There will be door prizes, fun presentations, food & drinks and …

Start: October 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Russell Acton Folk Center
Phone: 859-985-5501
Address:
212 Jefferson St, Berea, KY, United States
Cost: Free

October 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: October 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: October 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: October 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: October 2, 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: October 2, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

Empowering Women in Business-Labors of Love and Leadership

REGISTRATION is required to attend this program. Cost $25.00 This is a program designed for leaders in corporate America from the CEO and senior …

Start: October 2, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 2, 2014 12:00 am
Cost: $25.00

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 2, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 2, 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 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

LiveGreenLexington Green Business Challenge Launch

Free, friendly, year-long sustainability competition open to all Lexington businesses and organizations.  Registration open now; sign up before 10/1 and earn 50 bonus points. …

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

Master Class in Poetry: Heart Like a Wheel

Thursdays, October 2-November 6. Submission deadline: Monday, September 22 If you’ve been writing poems for a while and want to take your poetry to …

Start: October 2, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $175 (pay upon acceptance)

Introduction to Illustrator

Thursdays, October 2 & 9. Start learning the basics of Vector artwork. Why is this different than a photo? Why do you need layers, …

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

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: October 2, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 2, 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

Discovery Night: Animal Kingdom Color

Come explore the world of color in the animal kingdom as we meet animals who use color to communicate, warn or hide from predators, …

Start: October 2, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 2, 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

The Carnegie Series at Joseph-Beth: How to Write a Novel in 30 Days

Can you write 50,000 words toward a novel in one month? Yes you can! Four-time National Novel Writing Month winner Jennifer Mattox will share …

Start: October 2, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 2, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Joseph Beth Book Sellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Circle, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $35

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: October 2, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 2, 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

October 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: October 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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 3, 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: October 3, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Interstruct at Pope Villa

International artist collective Expanded Draught dramatically re-imagine the Pope Villa in its multidisciplinary installation If Walls Could Talk. The Pope Villa is one of …

Start: October 3, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 3, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Pope Villa
Address:
326 Grosvenor Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40508, 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 3, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 3, 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 3, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 3, 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 3, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 3, 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 3, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 3, 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: October 3, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 3, 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

Homer Ledford Concert Series presents: Blind Ricky

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: October 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 3, 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

October 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: October 4, 2014
Venue: Kentucky Horse Park
Phone: (859) 257-6955
Address:
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY, 40511, United States

Trials and Joys of Collecting Kentucky Silver

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: October 4, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Headley-Whitney Museum
Phone: 8592556653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, 40510, United States
Cost: Free Lecture with admission to museum

Frontier Nursing University 75th Anniversary Gala

Celebrate 75 years of Frontier Nursing University’s graduates, couriers, staff & faculty serving as Pioneers for Healthcare. Enjoy dinner, cocktails, and dancing. This event …

Start: October 4, 2014 12:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 am
Venue: Lexington Convention Center
Phone: (859) 244-2221
Address:
430 West Vine Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $100.00

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 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: October 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: October 4, 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: October 4, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Interstruct at Pope Villa

International artist collective Expanded Draught dramatically re-imagine the Pope Villa in its multidisciplinary installation If Walls Could Talk. The Pope Villa is one of …

Start: October 4, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Pope Villa
Address:
326 Grosvenor Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Healthy Loving Leads to Healthy Minds

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THIS PROGRAM- Cost $35 This mental and physical health program is designed to empower your leadership in your profession for …

Start: October 4, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: The Plantory
Phone: 859.255.6999
Address:
560 East Third Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $35.00

Middle School LEGO® &Books

Grades 6-8 Dinosaurs may be gone, but they are not forgotten! Dinosaur bones were first uncovered in 1824 and these huge, prehistoric creatures were …

Start: October 4, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

GRE Prep

This affordable review will help you begin studying for the GRE and hold you accountable. We’ll work sample math problems, review test-taking strategies, and …

Start: October 4, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $60

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 4, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 4, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Lexington Ice Center
Phone: 859 619-6228
Address:
560 Eureka Springs Drive, Lexington, KY, 40517, United States
Cost: Free

Saturday Seminars: How to Write a Novel in 30 Days

Can you write 50,000 words toward a novel in one month? Yes you can! Four-time National Novel Writing Month winner Jennifer Mattox will share …

Start: October 4, 2014 10:30 am
End: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $30

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: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Kentucky Mudworks
Phone: 859/389-9681
Address:
825 National Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40502, United States
Cost: $25

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

Gwenda Bond Book Release Party

The Morris Book Shop is thrilled to host Gwenda Bond as she releases her new book, Girl on a Wire. Join us as we celebrate …

Start: October 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 4, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: 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: October 4, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 4, 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: October 4, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 4, 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 4, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 4, 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

Contra Dance

Contra Dance with caller Barbara Ramlow and band Footbridge (Beginner lesson 7:30-8:00 PM)

Start: October 4, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: ArtsPlace
Address:
161 North Mill St. , Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: $8 adults; $5 students/first-timers

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 4, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Downtown Lexington
Phone: 8593214728
Address:
401 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $10 per person

October 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: October 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: October 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: October 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: October 5, 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: October 5, 2014
Venue: Lexington Art League @ Loudoun House
Phone: 859-254-7024
Address:
209 Castlewood Dr, Lexington, KY, 40505, United States
Cost: Free

ART EXHIBIT: Interstruct at Pope Villa

International artist collective Expanded Draught dramatically re-imagine the Pope Villa in its multidisciplinary installation If Walls Could Talk. The Pope Villa is one of …

Start: October 5, 2014 8:00 am
End: October 5, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Pope Villa
Address:
326 Grosvenor Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: Free

Maryjean Wall signs “Madam Belle: Sex, Money, and Influence in a Southern Brothel”

The Morris Book Shop is happy to host Maryjean Wall as she signs her new book “Madam Belle: Sex, Money, and Influence in a Southern …

Start: October 5, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 5, 2014 1:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States
Cost: Free

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 5, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 5, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Lexington Cemetery
Phone: 859-233-9999
Address:
833 West Main Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $10

FAMILY PROGRAM: Strangers and Relations

Guided exhibition tour and an art activity.

Start: October 5, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 5, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Art Museum at UK
Address:
405 Rose Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Terry Foody, RN, MSN signs: “The Pie Seller, The Drunk, and The Lady: Heroes of The 1833 Cholera Epidemic in Lexington, Kentucky”

The Morris Book Shop is excited to host Terry Foody, RN, MSN as she signs her new book The Pie Seller, The Drunk, and The …

Start: October 5, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 5, 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: October 5, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 5, 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: October 5, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 5, 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

October 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: October 6, 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: October 6, 2014 11:00 am
End: October 6, 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: October 6, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 6, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

Writing Horror: From Start to Finish

Mondays, October 6-27. Join three-time Hugo Award-nominated editor and writer Jason Sizemore as he takes you through the process of writing a horror short …

Start: October 6, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 6, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $48

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

Click, Clack, Moo: Fun With Sounds

Babies/Toddlers (birth-2 year olds & parents/guardians): Tuesdays, October 7-28, 10:15-11:00 am Preschool (3-5 year olds & parents/guardians): Tuesdays, October 7-28, 2:15-3:15 pm This fun …

Start: October 7, 2014 10:15 am
End: October 7, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

“Recycle the Runway” is back at the Grand Reserve!

On behalf of Dress for Success Lexington, we invite you to mark your calendar for October 7th, when “Recycle the Runway”, a unique fashion …

Start: October 7, 2014 11:30 am
End: October 7, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: The Grand Reserve
Phone: 859.608.5069
Address:
903 Manchester St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $100

Empowering Men in Business-Labors of Love and Leadership

REGISTRATION is required to attend this program. Cost $25.00 This is a program designed for leaders in corporate America from the CEO and senior …

Start: October 7, 2014 1:00 pm
End: October 7, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: The Plantory
Phone: 859.255.6999
Address:
560 East Third Street, Lexington, KY, 40508, United States
Cost: $25.00

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 7, 2014 4:30 pm
End: October 7, 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 7, 2014 5:00 pm
End: October 7, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Ann Tower Gallery
Phone: 8594251188
Address:
141 East Main St, Lexington, KY, 40507, United States
Cost: Free

Using Your iPad/iPhone

Tuesdays, October 7-28. Learn the basics of setting up, maintaining and enjoying your new iPhone or iPad in this class. We will focus on …

Start: October 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 7, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $70

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 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 7, 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 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 7, 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 7, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 7, 2014 6:15 pm
Venue: Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Address:
251 West 2nd Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free