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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 5/20/18 - 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

Sun 5/20/18 - 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

Sun 5/20/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Sports: Equestrian
Kentucky Spring Classic
This event draws local riders, international riders and even former Olympians, with cash prizes from $10,000 to the $131,000 Mary Rena Murphy Grand Prix, and the Show Jumping Hall of Fame Classics!
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 8am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Jan Mullaney
The John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank is now partnering with the LexArts Gallery Hop! The next Gallery Hop reception, which will feature artist Jan Mullaney, is Friday, May18 from 4:30-6:00pm at the John G. Irvin Gallery at Central Bank, 300 W. Vin...
John G. Irvin Art Gallery at Central Bank
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 - Fri 6/29/18 at 4:30pm-6pm
Art: Museum
50 Years of the Headley - Whitney
An unforgettable exhibition illustrating the history of the Headley-Whitney Museum of Art, its founders, and the incredible art and events we have had since opening in 1968. Museum hours are 10 Am - 5 PM M-F; 12 PM - 5 PM S and S; last admission at 4 PM...
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/23/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum
Art of the Theft
The Art of the Theft will feature information about our Museum's famous 1994 heist, and a variety of other famous art thefts throughout history. Museum hours 10 AM - 5 PM W-F; 12 PM - 5 PM S and S; Last admission at 4 PM
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/23/18 - Fri 5/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Family Storytime
The whole family is invited to this interactive story time featuring books, songs, and rhymes followed by a hands-on craft or activity.
Lexington Public Library - Northside Branch
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 1:30pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 1:30pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 1:30pm
Sun 6/10/18 at 1:30pm
Sun 6/17/18 at 1:30pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Family Yoga
This is a family-centered practice with partner poses, time to connect, kid-friendly meditation, games, and lots of play! All ages and levels of experience are welcome to join. And, the definition of "family" is whatever that means to you: could be moms, d...
Source on High
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 10am
Sun 5/27/18 at 10am
Sun 6/3/18 at 10am
Sun 6/10/18 at 10am
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

Sun 5/20/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/22/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 5/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Religious
Free Public Lectures at the Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research
Your Bible - Fact or Fiction? Examine the facts about religion at free public lectures given by the Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research, a nonprofit, nondenominational, religious and scientific research organization. Lectures are held Sunday morni...
Institute of Divine Metaphysical Research
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 11am-1pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 11am-1pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Dance: Ballet, Classical Dance
Kentucky Ballet Theatre: The Little Mermaid
Kentucky Ballet Theatre, Central Kentucky’s premier professional ballet company will close their 20th anniversary season with bright colors and fantastic dancing—under the sea! “The Little Mermaid” will return to Lexington at the Lexington Opera House May ...
Lexington Opera House
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Children
Lexington Area Yoyo Club
Hands-on learning and help for people of all skill levels. Meets every Sunday.
Lexington Public Library - Village Branch
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 1pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 1pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 1pm
Sun 6/10/18 at 1pm
Sun 6/17/18 at 1pm
Music: Americana/Roots
The Lonely Heartstring Band
Rooted in the tradition of bluegrass, The Lonely Heartstring Band is a Boston based acoustic quintet that creates a unique blend of old and new styles.
Willie's Locally Known
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 8:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
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 5/20/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sun 6/10/18 at 1pm-2pm
Sun 6/17/18 at 1pm-2pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Qi Gong
EXPERIENCE PURE 'Qi', or 'ENERGY OF LIFE' Qi Gong Sundays 4:30 pm This practice allows us to go further, deeper into the practice of 5 Element Wu Xing Qigong. Bringing awareness to the yin and yang, using color visualization and sound vibration, qi...
Source on High
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 4:30pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 4:30pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 4:30pm
Sun 6/10/18 at 4:30pm
Sun 6/17/18 at 4:30pm
Art: Art Show
Reuben Kadish: Witness
An American artist whose provocative sculptures, drawings, and prints are infused with a deep sense of world culture and personal passion.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/22/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 5/23/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 5/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 5/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Tai Chi
COME EXPERIENCE MEDITATION IN MOTION Traditional Yang Family Tai Chi Sundays 2:00 pm Tai Chi is an old Chinese martial art Qigong system that was created either in the 1600’s by Chen Wang-ting in the Chen Village, or by Chang San Feng in the 1200...
Source on High
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 2pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 2pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 2pm
Sun 6/10/18 at 2pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery, Museum, Painting, Prints
The Art of Pastel: Two Artists / Two Visions
Landscapes by Marianna McDonald and Anne Kindl April 6 - June 3, 2018 Tuesday-Thursday 11-5; Friday-Saturday 11-8pm; Sunday 10-2pm Marianna McDonald and Anne Kindl are exhibiting their pastel landscapes together in the City Gallery. Come share not onl...
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Sun 5/20/18 at 10am-2pm
Tue 5/22/18 - Thu 5/24/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 5/25/18 - Sat 5/26/18 at 11am-8pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-2pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Thu 5/31/18 at 11am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Baby Jam
Energetic babies are invited to this lively story time. We'll share stories, songs, and activities to promote early learning, foster friendship, and have fun!
Lexington Public Library - Central Library
Lexington, KY

Mon 5/21/18 at 10am
Mon 5/28/18 at 10am
Mon 6/4/18 at 10am
Mon 6/11/18 at 10am
Mon 6/18/18 at 10am
    

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