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Agenda

  1. Dec
    21
    Sun
    1. ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van Deren Coke, Wendy Ewald, Hand Haacke, Jenny Holtzer, Susan E, King, Barbara Kruger, Les Levine, Kay Rosen, Edwards Ruscha, Tad Savinar, Pat Steir, Catherine Wagner, Kara Walker offer a range of subjects and conditions, from poetics to politics. Exhibit dates: September 6 – December 23, 2014. Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct groups who are documented in similar ways. The “strangers” are part of Nakadate’s Star Portraits series, and feature individuals who she found through a process of asking friends to invite people to meet her, as well as by postings made on Facebook and community message boards. The “relatives” were found when Nakadate, whose paternal lineage is Japanese-American, took a DNA test in order to uncover data about her mother’s family history. Exhibit runs September 6 – December 23. Lecture with Nakadate on October 10 at 4 p.m. in Worhsam Theatre Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.  

    4. ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found that visual art offered him another space for creativity. This exhibition of his silkscreens, feature portraits that are both comic and surreal, defined by bolds line and carefully placed areas of color. It is organized by Art History graduate student Courtney Anich, and the works were printed in Lexington, Kentucky, by Joe Petro III. Exhibit dates: September 6 – December 23, 2014. Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.

    5. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    6. Lexington Ballet presents The Nutcracker
      Dec 21 (all-day)

      A perennial holiday favorite returns to the Lexington Opera House in an enchanting production that will be treasured by every member of the family. Presented by Lexington Ballet Company and set to the timeless music of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, THE NUTCRACKER tells the delightful story of a little girl named Clara who is given a magical nutcracker doll on Christmas Eve. She encounters the frightful rat king before embarking on a journey through the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Lexington Ballet Company performs this beautiful masterpiece under the artistic direction of Luis Dominguez. It’s a production sure to put you in the Christmas spirit! December 12    7:30pm December 13    2:00pm December 13    7:30pm December 14    2:00pm December 19    7:30pm December 20    2:00pm December 20    7:30pm December 21    2:00pm

    7. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train North Pole Express
      1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      Santa and Mrs. Claus invite you and your little ones to ride with them aboard the North Pole Express. On board you will enjoy a delicious meal, crafts, singing carols and the opportunity to visit and take pictures with Santa. Each guest will receive a special gift to remember this special journey. December 7, 14 & 21 @ 1:00 & 5:00.  Tickets are $45 per child (12 & under) & $60 for adults.

    8. Rapunzel
      2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      Recommended for 4 years +/ Grades Pre K + Growing up is hard. Just ask Rapunzel. She loves color and paint, birds and the sea, but all her Nan seems to love is being safe and safe isn’t very fun! As her hair grows longer, her tower grows higher, and her curiosity grows BIGGER. Find out what happens when our feisty friend Rapunzel decides it’s time for a little adventure! Sunday, December 14 at 2:00 Saturday, December 20 at 2:00 Saturday, December 20 at 7:00 Sunday, December 21 at 2:00

    9. Lexington Ballet presents The Nutcracker
      7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

      A perennial holiday favorite returns to the Lexington Opera House in an enchanting production that will be treasured by every member of the family. Presented by Lexington Ballet Company and set to the timeless music of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, THE NUTCRACKER tells the delightful story of a little girl named Clara who is given a magical nutcracker doll on Christmas Eve. She encounters the frightful rat king before embarking on a journey through the Land of Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Lexington Ballet Company performs this beautiful masterpiece under the artistic direction of Luis Dominguez. It’s a production sure to put you in the Christmas spirit!

  2. Dec
    22
    Mon
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 22 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 22 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Lexington
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      Offered in association with the Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation, this 90-minute guided walking tour includes historic churches, Victorian Square, the Lexington Opera House, Cheapside Park, the Carnegie Center, Patterson Cabin, Transylvania University’s campus, Gratz Park and more.

      Adults are $15 and children are $8. Tour starts and ends at the downtown Starbucks.

      Reservations are required and can be made at (859) 321-5897. Group and private tours are available by appointment.

    5. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

  3. Dec
    23
    Tue
    1. ART EXHIBIT: “Take My Word for It” at the UK Art Museum
      Dec 23 (all-day)

      This exhibition examines ways in which artists use language to directly engage the viewer. Drawings, prints, and books by Clifford Amyx, Luis Camnitzer, Van Deren Coke, Wendy Ewald, Hand Haacke, Jenny Holtzer, Susan E, King, Barbara Kruger, Les Levine, Kay Rosen, Edwards Ruscha, Tad Savinar, Pat Steir, Catherine Wagner, Kara Walker offer a range of subjects and conditions, from poetics to politics. Exhibit dates: September 6 – December 23, 2014. Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 23 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Laurel Nakadate, “Strangers and Relations”
      Dec 23 (all-day)

      Photographer Laurel Nakadate will visit Lexington as part of the Robert C. May Photography Lecture Series. Her exhibition, Strangers & Relations, features two distinct groups who are documented in similar ways. The “strangers” are part of Nakadate’s Star Portraits series, and feature individuals who she found through a process of asking friends to invite people to meet her, as well as by postings made on Facebook and community message boards. The “relatives” were found when Nakadate, whose paternal lineage is Japanese-American, took a DNA test in order to uncover data about her mother’s family history. Exhibit runs September 6 – December 23. Lecture with Nakadate on October 10 at 4 p.m. in Worhsam Theatre Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.  

    4. ART EXHIBIT: Madmen and Moonbeams – Fanciful Faces by Kurt Vonnegut
      Dec 23 (all-day)

      Novelist Kurt Vonnegut made drawings throughout his life, and like writers and musicians including Norman Mailer, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, and John Lennon, found that visual art offered him another space for creativity. This exhibition of his silkscreens, feature portraits that are both comic and surreal, defined by bolds line and carefully placed areas of color. It is organized by Art History graduate student Courtney Anich, and the works were printed in Lexington, Kentucky, by Joe Petro III. Exhibit dates: September 6 – December 23, 2014. Gallery hours: Tues. – Sun., noon – 5 p.m. // Fridays, noon-8.

    5. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 23 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    6. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    7. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

  4. Dec
    24
    Wed
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 24 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 24 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Lexington
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      Offered in association with the Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation, this 90-minute guided walking tour includes historic churches, Victorian Square, the Lexington Opera House, Cheapside Park, the Carnegie Center, Patterson Cabin, Transylvania University’s campus, Gratz Park and more.

      Adults are $15 and children are $8. Tour starts and ends at the downtown Starbucks.

      Reservations are required and can be made at (859) 321-5897. Group and private tours are available by appointment.

    5. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

  5. Dec
    25
    Thu
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 25 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 25 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

  6. Dec
    26
    Fri
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 26 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 26 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Lexington
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      Offered in association with the Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation, this 90-minute guided walking tour includes historic churches, Victorian Square, the Lexington Opera House, Cheapside Park, the Carnegie Center, Patterson Cabin, Transylvania University’s campus, Gratz Park and more.

      Adults are $15 and children are $8. Tour starts and ends at the downtown Starbucks.

      Reservations are required and can be made at (859) 321-5897. Group and private tours are available by appointment.

    5. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

  7. Dec
    27
    Sat
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 27 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 27 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. Café Shambhala Meditation and Social Gathering
      9:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Café Shambhala offers meditation and a social gathering every Saturday  morning. Free basic meditation instruction is available at 9 and 11 AM.  At 10 we gather for refreshments and chat. If you are interested in learning to meditate, drop by and join us on Saturday!

    5. Free Ice Skating Learn to Skate Class
      10:00 am – 11:00 am

      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 1:30-2:30pm, Wednesdays 6-7 pm or Saturday 10-11am. This class focuses on the FUNdamentals of skating at every level. Students will be placed in an appropriate level class and taught in a group setting with a professional coach. Bring a Buddy and enjoy the fun! Class runs through June 2015, skates provided. Call June Warta (859) 619-6228

    6. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

    7. Kentucky Ballet Theatre presents the Night Before Christmas
      2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      Kentucky Ballet Theatre will bring its fan favorite “The Night Before Christmas” to the stage on December 27th at 2 pm and 8 pm and the 28th at 2 pm. The premiere professional ballet company in Lexington takes its audience through the classic poem bringing to life its story on stage. Santa, dancing reindeer, a little mouse, elves, students dancing as toys, and elegant fairies complete this holiday classic! Purchase your tickets today: kyballet.com or 859.252.5245. It makes a great holiday gift and family outing!!

    8. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train Murder Mystery ‘Rudolph the DEAD Nosed Reindeer’
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Rudolph the DEAD Nosed Reindeer December 27th @ 5:00 pm The North Pole is all a-twinkle as the annual Deer of the Year awards banquet is about to honor one of its best. What happens when the winner of this year’s award to everyone’s wondering eyes doesn’t appear? Come join Donner, Dasher, Prancer, Blitzen and Vixen in a hoof-pointing adventure to figure out where the guest of honor really is. See who has been naughty or nice in Bluegrass Mystery Theatre’s Rudolph the Dead-Nosed Reindeer! Tickets are $109.95 per person plus tax & gratuity.

  8. Dec
    28
    Sun
    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 28 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 28 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Holiday Revels at M.S. Rezny Gallery / Studio
      11:00 am – 4:00 pm

      Throughout 2014, the gallery has been filled with the innovative work of many contemporary artists. Holiday Revels will be your chance to review the work of our featured artists. A wide variety of media and subject matter will offer an abundance visual stimulation for the festive season. Register to win a gift box with artwork from each of the 8 artists…no purchase necessary. Artist Reception and Open House, Sunday December 7th 2-4 pm

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    1. ART EXHIBIT: Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-Op Group Exhibition
      Dec 29 (all-day)

      Demographics: A Bluegrass Printmakers’ Co-op Exhibition at the Lexington Central Library Gallery. December 6th-January 25th Gallery Hop & Reception: January 16th, 5-8 PM Featuring: Sarah Madison Brown Marta Dorton Elizabeth Foley Todd Herzberg Pattie Hood Natalia Ilieva Erica Meuser Holli Schulz Stephen Wiggins Cathy Vigor

    2. ART EXHIBIT: Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass
      Dec 29 (all-day)

      The Showplace for Saddlebreds celebrates the breeding program at the late Jean McLean Davis’ Oak Hill Farm in Harrodsburg, KY, which has long been synonymous with World’s Champion Saddlebred performance horses and the 2014 exhibit will focus on the tradition of excellence the farm represents. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner, Jean McLean Davis. The exhibition runs February 14, 2014 to January 31, 2015, and admission to the American Saddlebred Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds and Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass exhibition is included with admission to the Kentucky Horse Park. For further information contact 859-259-2746 or museum@asbmusuem.org or visit www.ASBMuseum.org.

    3. ART EXHIBIT: Pattern, Color, and Form: The Art of Marco Logsdon and Nicole Hand
      8:30 am – 2:00 pm

      This exhibition will feature the beautiful pattern works of Lexington painter and former Chicago gallery owner Marco Logsdon with printmaker and Murray State University Art Professor Nicole Hand as the LASC presents their distinctive works of art produced on paper and wood.  Experience the unique ways these two Kentucky artists combined color, form, and pattern to create pieces developed using non-traditional art materials. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m

    4. Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown Lexington
      10:00 am – 11:30 am

      Offered in association with the Blue Grass Trust for Historic Preservation, this 90-minute guided walking tour includes historic churches, Victorian Square, the Lexington Opera House, Cheapside Park, the Carnegie Center, Patterson Cabin, Transylvania University’s campus, Gratz Park and more.

      Adults are $15 and children are $8. Tour starts and ends at the downtown Starbucks.

      Reservations are required and can be made at (859) 321-5897. Group and private tours are available by appointment.