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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

Tue 9/25/18 - 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

Tue 9/25/18 - 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

Tue 9/25/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 9am-4pm
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

Tue 9/25/18 - Wed 10/31/18 at 7am-8pm
Tue 9/25/18 - Wed 10/31/18 at 8am-8pm
Art: Art Show
REIMAGINE Exhibit
Creative Alliance for Arts Education wants you to join us for our annual REIMAGINE Exhibit An Exhibition of Art Inspired by Grade School Children August 10 - September 30, 2018 Downtown Arts Center, 141 Main St., Lexington, KY Open Bidding: August 10 ...
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 - Sun 9/30/18
Art: Art Show, Painting, Photography
Continuums
Continuums features the works of Marco Logsdon, painter and Michael Wayne, photographer. Both artists work within their respective mediums to create the idea of sequence in any given piece. Each creates a continuum in time and form. Logsdon’s abstract w...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 - Sat 10/6/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Tour, Design
Designer Showcase 2018
Twenty-five of Central Kentucky's finest interior and landscape designers and design teams put their creativity and talents on display at the historic estate five miles from downtown Lexington. The original structure was built in 1902 by Charles Clay, a g...
The White House
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 - Sun 10/7/18 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
National Mounted Police Colloquium
Sworn mounted officers receive instruction on flatwork, jumping, crowd control, tactics and search techniques. Guest instructors scheduled include Megan Lau, Maryland National Capital Park Police, as well as Toronto, Canada, and U.S. Border Patrol Mounted...
Kentucky Horse Park
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 - Fri 9/28/18 at 7am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Alix Pearlstein: GRASS
Alix Pearlstein is a New York-based artist whose videos and performances bring together groups of actors to explore both scripted and improvised movements and dialogue. The results possess a sense of purpose and restraint as the camera and participating bo...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 9/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 9/29/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts
Art Start: Apple Prints
Budding preschool artists and their parents or caregivers can explore art using a variety of materials and styles. Please dress for mess. Recommended for age 3-5 years.
Lexington Public Library - Northside Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 6pm
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 - Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 10:30am
Tue 10/2/18 at 10:30am
Tue 10/9/18 at 10:30am
Tue 10/16/18 at 10:30am
Tue 10/23/18 at 10:30am
Music: Jazz, Swing
BAJA presents The Glenn Miller Orchestra
The Bluegrass Area Jazz Association (BAJA) will present the Glenn Miller Orchestra for one performance beginning 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 25, at the Lexington Opera House. With its unique sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of...
Lexington Opera House
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 7pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Gaming
Board Game Night
Join us for a drop-in game night! Classic games like Scrabble, Sorry, and Jenga will be available in the Adult Wing. Bring a friend or make a new one!
Lexington Public Library - Eastside Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Art: Art Show
Carlos Gamez de Francisco: An Uncommon Vision: Equines, Archetypes and Allegories
Born in Cuba and formally trained at the finest art schools in the country, Carlos Gamez de Francisco is already in collections at 21C Hotel and around the world. Obsessed with the past, but uniquely grounded in the present, this exhibit explores our prodi...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 - Sat 9/29/18 at 11am-5:30pm
Tue 10/2/18 - Sat 10/6/18 at 11am-5:30pm
Tue 10/9/18 - Sat 10/13/18 at 11am-5:30pm
Tue 10/16/18 - Sat 10/20/18 at 11am-5:30pm
Tue 10/23/18 - Sat 10/27/18 at 11am-5:30pm
Art: Art Show
Downstage from Meatyard
This exhibition presents a range of artists whose diverse works can be linked to aspects of Ralph Eugene Meatyard’s creative principles and methods. Exhibiting artists include Roger Ballen, Mia Cinelli, Mara Eagle, Robert C. May, Guy Mendes, Didier and Fra...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 9/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 9/29/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Children
Imagination Station: Construction
Play is the work of the child. Preschoolers explore different settings as they play and pretend in a child centered environment. Today: Construction Work Playtime. Registration is recommended.
Lexington Public Library - Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 1:30pm
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 - Beaumont Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 11am
Tue 10/2/18 at 11am
Tue 10/9/18 at 11am
Tue 10/16/18 at 11am
Tue 10/23/18 at 11am
Special Event: Gaming
Pictionary For Grownups
Pictionary that is a little Rated R. Free to play.
Broomwagon Coffee + Bikes
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts
Pre-K Art Day
FREE (donations welcomed) Class size is limited to 20 students + their parent or caregiver. Additional self-guided activities will be provided should we have more than 20 guests arrive for the class. First come first serve. Space is limited for strollers.
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 10am-10:45am
Tue 10/2/18 at 10am-10:45am
Tue 10/9/18 at 10am-10:45am
Tue 10/16/18 at 10am-10:45am
Tue 10/23/18 at 10am-10:45am
Art: Art Show, Photography
Ralph Eugene Meatyard: Stages for Being
Ralph Eugene Meatyard (1925 – 1972) moved to Lexington in 1950 and developed a passion for photography along with his career as an optician. Over the next two decades, he would craft the enigmatic images that would assure him a place in the history of the ...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 9/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Fri 9/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 9/29/18 at 12pm-5pm
    

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