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Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Children's Arts/Crafts
Be a BLUEGRASS Printmaker
Register online at: https://www.lexingtonky.gov/artworks-carver-school Or call 859 425 2057 and use the class code and pay over the phone using a credit or debit card! Or stop by the office at Artworks at the Carver Center, 522 Patterson Street, Lexingt...
Lexington Parks and Recreation Artworks Cultural Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Tue 12/31/19 at 12am-12pm
Special Event: Museum, Equestrian, Horse Racing
The Journey Continues: Preston Dyer’s Bedouin Experience
The International Museum of the Horse follows the journey of Preston Dyer as he embarks on the second leg of his trip to the Middle East to seek out Arabian bloodstock to bring back to America. Come see the dramatic photo-documentation of Preston Dyer and ...
Kentucky Horse Park – International Museum of the Horse
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Wed 10/31/18 at 9am-5pm
Sports: Equestrian, Horse Racing
Black Horseman of the Kentucky Turf
The IMH’s latest exhibit celebrates the influential contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky. The African American contribution to the rise of Thoroughbred racing as the nation’s most popular sport of the 19th century is undeni...
Kentucky Horse Park – International Museum of the Horse
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Art: Gallery, Art Show, Mixed Media
“Tightly Bound”- A Fiber Invitational
Asking six fiber artists to interpret “Tightly Bound” as technique or narrative has resulted in a vastly diverse body of contemporary and traditional fiber artworks. There are the technical explorations of binding fibers into felt and of tightly wrapped sh...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Sat 7/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Gardening
Ashland Terrace Public Cutting Garden
Ric's Garden, the public cutting garden at Ashland Terrace is open for business! See pricing below; all proceeds go to the maintenance of the garden and to feed the critters! Roses and vegetables are reserved for residents only.
Ashland Terrace
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Wed 10/31/18 at 7am-8pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, Animals, For the Family, Pageant
Lexington Lions Club Bluegrass Fair
Presented by the Lexington Lions Club, the 57th annual Bluegrass Fair returns to Masterson Station Park July 12-22, featuring more than 100 state fair-type amusement rides, carnival games, live music, exhibits and attractions—and all your Fair food favorit...
Masterson Station Park
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Sun 7/22/18
Special Event: Computers/Technology
Camp Digital
Hands-on, project-driven workshops with STEAM-based principles that utilize and introduce the power of technology to tweens and teens. Each session is two hours long. Registration required.
Lexington Public Library - Central Library
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Fri 7/20/18
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Children's Arts/Crafts
Kids' Clay Camp: Knights, Castles, and Quests - Teen Wheelthrowing
July 16-July 20 Morning, 9AM-12PM: Knights, Castles, and Quests, 6-11 y/o, $160 Campers will use handbuilding and wheelthrowing techniques to transport themselves into Medieval times. We’ll make castles, wizards, and medieval inspired dishes colored wit...
Kentucky Mudworks
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 9am till 12pm, 1pm till 4pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery, Mixed Media, Multimedia, Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Pangaea presented by City Gallery
Sculptor Robert Morgan and painter Patrick Smith have teamed up in City Gallery! Experience Morgan's found object assemblages and Smith's photo realistic portraits through August 5th.
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 - Thu 7/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 7/20/18 - Sat 7/21/18 at 11am-8pm
Sun 7/22/18 at 10am-2pm
Tue 7/24/18 - Thu 7/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 7/27/18 - Sat 7/28/18 at 11am-8pm
Special Event: Meeting, Talks/Lectures
Book Brunch Discussion Group
If you're an early bird, please join us for a lively discussion on the third Wednesday of the month. Each month we'll pick a new book, fiction or nonfiction. Bring your opinions, ideas and perhaps a mug of coffee.
Lexington Public Library - Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 9:30am
Wed 8/15/18 at 9:30am
Art: Jewelry/Gems, Art Show, Gallery
Convergence
The Headley-Whitney Museum of Art is pleased to announce an exhibition in partnership with the American Jewelry Design Council is now open. Convergence: The American Jewelry Design Council at the Headley-Whitney Museum of Art will be on display through ...
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 7/19/18 at 10am-5pm
Fri 7/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 7/21/18 - Sun 7/22/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Diabetes Support Group
Diabetes Support Group, Free. Sponsored by KentuckyOne Health Diabetes and Nutrition Care outpatient education program at 1594 Harrodsburg Rd, Lexington, KY. (859)313-2595
KentuckyOne Health St. Joseph Hospital Diabetes & Nutrition Care
Lexington, ky

Wed 7/18/18 at 11am-12pm
Wed 8/15/18 at 11am-12pm
Wed 9/19/18 at 11am-12pm
Art: Art Show
Frankensteinian
Presenting a range of artworks, literary documents, models, and pop culture items that celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s novel “Frankenstein”
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 7/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 7/20/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 7/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 7/22/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Parents/Parenting
Hip Home Economics: Cloth Diapering 101
No more pins and wet pails! Fresh Fannies Diaper Service will explain the different options available with modern cloth diapers. Also bring your gently used cloth diapers for an informal exchange.
Lexington Public Library - Beaumont Branch
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Education
Intro to Handlettering
Do you dream of creating unique hand lettered artwork but are not sure how to begin? In this intro course, we will cover materials, walk through the basic hand lettered alphabet together, and learn techniques and strokes to achieve a gorgeous look with you...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Wed 7/25/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Wed 8/1/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Little Listeners
Learn through listening and play in this interactive story time with books, songs, and rhymes.
Lexington Public Library - Beaumont Branch
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 11am
Wed 7/25/18 at 11am
Wed 8/1/18 at 11am
Wed 8/8/18 at 11am
Wed 8/15/18 at 11am
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Little Listeners
Learn through listening and play in this interactive story time with books, songs, and rhymes.
Lexington Public Library - Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 10:30am
Wed 7/25/18 at 10:30am
Wed 8/1/18 at 10:30am
Wed 8/8/18 at 10:30am
Wed 8/15/18 at 10:30am
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Education
Looking Inward: How to Mine Your Own Stories
Looking inward is a mindful writing process that guides writers to tell the truth to themselves about themselves. This process supports the development of short works, such as personal essays and stories, and longer works, such as memoirs. This class incor...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Wed 7/25/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Wed 8/1/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Wed 8/8/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Wed 8/15/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Mindfulness Meditation Course for School Teachers
Learn to quiet the mind, cope well with stress, and deepen resilience through Mindfulness Meditation practice. This 5-week course, which meets on Wednesdays at 4:45 pm, provides step-by-step guidance in the practice of meditation and in how to increase min...
Yoga Meditation & Therapy Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 7/25/18 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 8/1/18 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 8/8/18 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Wed 8/15/18 at 4:45pm-5:45pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Movers & Shakers
Move, sing, play, and read in this story time for active toddlers! We'll share finger plays, music, and stories with many opportunities to share our sillies out!
Lexington Public Library - Central Library
Lexington, KY

Wed 7/18/18 at 10am
Wed 7/25/18 at 10am
Wed 8/1/18 at 10am
Wed 8/8/18 at 10am
Wed 8/15/18 at 10am
    

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