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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

Sun 7/21/19 - Tue 12/31/19 at 12am-12pm
Special Event: Children, Education, Summer Camp
Summer Enrichment Program
Summer learning loss can be prevented! Students entering first through sixth grade this fall can attend the CBC Summer Enrichment Program in two sessions, June 10 through July 3 and July 8 through August 2. Registration is $345 per session, or your child c...
Consolidated Baptist Church
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 - Fri 8/2/19
Art: Prints, Gallery
"Where the Good Things Grow" an exhibit of prints at The Plantory
An exhibition of prints curated by Bluegrass Printmakers in collaboration with Sisohpromatem Art Foundation, Inc. Exhibit dates July 2 - 31. Reception concurrent with Gallery Hop, Friday, July 19, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
The Plantory
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 - Wed 7/31/19
Art: Gallery
I Don't Remember That: Tom Cannady on Nostalgia Americana
A Louisville native, Tom Cannady was the first born grandson of both parents’ families. He developed strong relationships with his grandparents and loved the stories of their families. Both grandmothers introduced him to their respective family “picture bo...
Arts Place
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 - Sat 8/31/19 at 10am-5am
Dance: Ballroom
Wednesday Pass (Mini Salsa Workshops in July)
Join us for Salsa Wednesdays in July! LEARN MORE: Learn new patterns in Intermediate & Improver Mini Workshops, then stay for a SOCIAL hour to practice with more dancers. Intermediate dancers will work on patterns that include tricky techniques like addin...
The Salsa Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 - Wed 7/31/19 at 6:15pm-9:15pm
Art: Art Show
July-August Art Exhibition
This Exhibition includes works from Martin Beck and Brandon C. Smith: The Present of Past Things; Crimson Duvall: In Darkness She Blossoms; Mia Cinelli: This Being Said ;Ben LaFever: Spirit Shadow; Allison May and Cara Cecil: The Archive, a Document of Co...
Loudoun House
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 - Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-6pm
Art: Jewelry/Gems
Unexpected Jewels
Para 1: When we think of jewelry we often think of precious metals, and complicated techniques. Additionally, if you make non-metal jewelry, beads are likely your main material. However, there is a world of alternative material and construction options tha...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19
Special Event: Tour
Bourbon Barons: Colonel Taylor
The focus of this historical tour is the man who modernized the bourbon industry, Colonel Edmund Haynes Taylor Jr. Taylor was a man who traveled Europe and brought those distilling techniques back to his distilleries. We will discuss how he used this know...
Lexington Visitors Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 at 10am-5:30pm
Art: Art Show
The Good Earth
Julian Dupré's In the Pasture takes center stage in this exhibition that looks at the power of the land—as a source of nourishment as well as a marker of place and history.
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19
Tue 7/23/19
Wed 7/24/19
Thu 7/25/19
Fri 7/26/19
Special Event: Social Event, Tour
Grand Tour of Homes 2019
JULY 19-21 & JULY 26-28. Open: Friday 5-8pm, Saturday & Sunday 12-5pm, BIACentralKY.com. The Grand Tour of Homes is the BIA's Annual scattered site showcase of new homes. This event features homes built by BIA Professional Builder Members and provide...
Grand Tour of Homes
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 5pm-8pm
Sat 7/27/19 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 7/28/19 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Illumination
Drawn from the Museum's permanent collection, an exhibition that explores literal and metaphoric meanings of illumination. It includes sun-shot landscapes, a gold-leafed Russian icon, a Tiffany lamp, and a curious painting commissioned by the Bituminous Co...
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19
Tue 7/23/19
Wed 7/24/19
Thu 7/25/19
Fri 7/26/19
Theater: Children's Theatre, Dance Play, Play
LCT’s 18th Annual Summer Family Musical: Annie!
“When I’m stuck with a day that’s gray and lonely, I just stick up my chin and grin and say…” It’s time for LCT’s 18th Annual Summer Family Musical – Annie! Our heroine might be small – but don’t let her stature fool you, she’s got might and moxie to spare...
Lexington Children's Theatre
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 at 2pm-4:30pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
Fri 7/26/19 at 7:30pm-10pm
Sat 7/27/19 at 2pm-4:30pm
Sun 7/28/19 at 2pm till 4:30pm, 6:30pm till 9pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Mindfulness Meditation Class
When sensations of feeling hurried create a life that is passing us by, meditation is a useful skill to enable us to stop and smell the roses. Through our 5-week course in Mindfulness, we can collect ourselves with focus to set intentions and open to the ...
Yoga Meditation & Therapy Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19 at 2pm-3pm
Sun 7/28/19 at 2pm-3pm
Sun 8/4/19 at 2pm-3pm
Sun 8/11/19 at 2pm-3pm
Sun 8/18/19 at 2pm-3pm
Special Event: For the Family
Monkey Joe's Lexington Celebrates National Ice Cream Day
In honor of National Ice Cream Day, all Monkey Joe’s locations will be hosting Ice Cream Day Celebrations on Sunday, July 21st. All guests will receive free ice cream, while supplies last! Monkey Joe’s is a children’s entertainment center filled with in...
Monkey Joe's
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19
Art: Art Show, Painting
Off the Menu: Looking at Food
Featuring work from the Museum’s permanent collection, as well as art borrowed from galleries and studios in Lexington and beyond, to reveal how food can be used to investigate notions of nourishment, ritual, desire, and popular culture. Works by Steve ...
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Lexington, KY

Sun 7/21/19
Tue 7/23/19
Wed 7/24/19
Thu 7/25/19
Fri 7/26/19
Special Event: Children, Summer Camp
Camp Carnegie: Junior Journalists
Calling all reporters! Learn all about the field of journalism, find credible sources, and work with your fellow campers to create a digital news blog that will be posted online by the end of the week. Whether it’s writing a sports column or filming a vide...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Mon 7/22/19 - Fri 7/26/19 at 8:30am-12:30pm
Special Event: Children, Summer Camp
Camp Carnegie: Rock Star University
Learn everything you need to know about being a musician that they don’t teach you in music school! We’ll visit a recording studio, learn to use professional lighting and sound gear, develop our stage personalities, and meet professionals in the music indu...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Mon 7/22/19 - Fri 7/26/19 at 1pm-5pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Foundational Portrait Drawing with Thomas Baker
In this course, participants will be drawing the portrait from life. This will be a foundation course in portrait drawing, and will include drawing studies related to contour, gesture, anatomy and proportion, modeling the effects of light, and choosing sca...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Mon 7/22/19
Mon 7/29/19
Mon 8/5/19
Mon 8/12/19
Mon 8/19/19
Dance: World Dance
Intro to Belly Dance
Intro to Bellydance Class. Mondays 5:30 PM In this class we will be working on all the Basic Belly Dance Techniques and Drills and concepts to help students build a strong foundation for their dance. Taught by award winning performer and instructor Safi...
Arabesque World Dance
Lexington, KY

Mon 7/22/19 at 5:30pm-6:15pm
Mon 7/29/19 at 5:30pm-6:15pm
Mon 8/5/19 at 5:30pm-6:15pm
Mon 8/12/19 at 5:30pm-6:15pm
Mon 8/19/19 at 5:30pm-6:15pm
Sports: Running, Walking
Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club
The popular Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club returns to the park on Monday nights this summer, May 6 through July 29 but not Memorial Day May 27. Each event night is free and open to people of all ages who would like to run or walk the park’s scenic groun...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Mon 7/22/19 at 5pm-8pm
Mon 7/29/19 at 5pm-8pm
    

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