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March 30, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: March 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 4, 2015

Lin Stepp book signing at Joseph-Beth

  Zola Devon has always been a little different. Half Tahitian, with long black hair and dark eyes, she’s especially distinctive in the mountain town of Gatlinburg. She even stocks her gift shop, Nature’s Corner, with items that reflect her island heritage and tantalize tourists. But it’s her spot-on intuition that truly sets Zola apart. And when the surly photographer …

Start: April 4, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 4, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States

April 6, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: April 6, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 6, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 8, 2015

King John–Stratford Festival Screening at Fayette Mall Theater

The Cinemark Theater at Fayette Mall will be joining with Fathom Events and BY Experience for a special cinematic event: three screenings of Stratford Festival‘s Shakespearean performances. The screenings will start with King Lear on Wednesday, February 25, followed by King John on Wednesday, April 8 and Antony and Cleopatra on Thursday, May 21. For more showtimes and to purchase …

Start: April 8, 2015 5:00 pm
End: April 8, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Cinemark Fayette Mall
Address:
3800 Mall Rd. Plaza, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States

April 9, 2015

From Plows to Plates: A Journey Through Kentucky Foodways at the Margaret I. King Library

A panel discussion and exhibit about Kentucky foodways in the Great Hall of the Margaret I. King Library. A local foods reception, resource fair, and University Press of Kentucky authors book signing will follow.  Panel: Moderator – John van Willigan, author of Kentucky’s Cookbook Heritage: Two Hundred Years of Southern Cuisine, Culture and Food and Everyday Life on Kentucky Family …

Start: April 9, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 9, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Margaret I. King Library
Address:
179 Funkhouser Drive , Lexington, KY
Cost: Free

April 13, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: April 13, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 13, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 14, 2015

“Vincent Van Gogh: A New Way of Seeing” at the Grand Theatre

Vincent Van Gogh – A New Way of Seeing from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam to the Grand. Enjoy complete and unprecedented access to the treasures of Amsterdam’s Van Gogh Museum in a special re-showing of the gallery’s collection in celebration of the 125th anniversary of Van Gogh’s death. With exclusive new research revealing incredible recent discoveries, the Van …

Start: April 14, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 14, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Grand Theatre
Address:
308 Clair St. , Frankfort, KY, United States
Cost: $10 - $15

April 18, 2015

“Family Guy” writer and producer Kirker Butler Reads & Signs “Pretty Ugly” at Morris Book Shop

A Kentucky native, Kirker Butler is a two-time Emmy nominated writer and producer. He has written for “Family Guy,” “The Cleveland Show,” “The Neighbors,” and “Galavant,” as well as for The Academy Awards, “E! News Daily,” and the WB series “What I Like About You.” He lives in Lost Angeles with his family. His debut novel, “Pretty Ugly,” is a satirical comedy …

Start: April 18, 2015 4:00 pm
End: April 18, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: Free

April 19, 2015

A Thousand Cranes at EKU Center for The Arts

Hiroshima-born Sadako faces the battle of her life when she is told that she has leukemia, the “atom bomb disease.” Recalling a Japanese legend, Sadako sets to work folding paper cranes. According to the legend, if a person folds 1,000 cranes the gods will grant them a wish. Will Sadako finish making the cranes in time to have her health …

Start: April 19, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 19, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $10-$15

April 20, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: April 20, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 20, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 21, 2015

Larry Isenhour book signing at Joseph-Beth

The Houses of Richard B. Isenhour: Mid-Century Modern in Kentucky Kentucky’s Richard B. Isenhour focused on new design goals  simple lines, open living areas, connection to the outdoors, and use of natural materials. Fulfilling these goals resulted in houses that were attractive and livable. This book details 43 houses designed and built by Isenhour in the Lexington area from 1956 …

Start: April 21, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 21, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States

April 22, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: April 22, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 22, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

April 23, 2015

Readers and Rockers: An evening of poems and songs at the Farish Theatre

A night of poems and local music by writers by Eric Scott Sutherland, Katerina Stoykova-Klemer and Carrie Green. Music by underground indie rocker J. Marinelli and punk pop act Scott Whiddon.   

Start: April 23, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 23, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Farish Theatre (Central Library)
Address:
140 East Main St., Lexington, KY, United States

April 25, 2015

James C. Nicholson book signing at Joseph-Beth

Each year on the first Saturday in May, the world turns its attention to the twin spires of Churchill Downs for the high-stakes excitement of the “greatest two minutes in sports,” the Kentucky Derby. No American sporting event can claim the history, tradition, or pageantry that the Kentucky Derby holds. For more than 130 years, spectators have been fascinated by …

Start: April 25, 2015 2:00 pm
End: April 25, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States

April 27, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: April 27, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 27, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

April 28, 2015

Sarah Mlynowski book signing at Joseph-Beth

“Beauty Queen: Whatever After #7″ The magical seventh installment in this New York Times bestselling series! This time, the magic mirror sucks Abby and Jonah into the story of Beauty and the Beast. When Jonah angers the Beast by picking flowers from his garden, he becomes the Beast’s prisoner. Abby has to save her brother by finding Beauty, whom the …

Start: April 28, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 28, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States

April 29, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: April 29, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 29, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

April 30, 2015

Write Or Die Poetry Slam at The Raven House

As National Poetry Month comes to a close, celebrate local and regional poets who will compete for first, second, and third place cash prizes in an elimination-round poetry slam. Presented by Bianca Spriggs, this fast-paced event in a living room setting will offer spectators an opportunity to cheer on the spellbinding power of poetry delivered by seasoned spoken word artists.  …

Start: April 30, 2015 7:00 pm
End: April 30, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: The Raven House Show
Address:
3229 Raven Cir, 40502, KY, United States
Cost: $20

May 1, 2015

Juried Student Show Opening Reception at Morlan Gallery

Art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this joyful exploration of creativity.  

Start: May 1, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 1, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery
Phone: (859) 233-8142
Address:
300 N Broadway, Lexington, 40508

May 4, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: May 4, 2015 8:00 pm
End: May 4, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

May 6, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: May 6, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 6, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

May 11, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: May 11, 2015 8:00 pm
End: May 11, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

May 13, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: May 13, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 13, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

May 18, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: May 18, 2015 8:00 pm
End: May 18, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

May 20, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: May 20, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 20, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

May 21, 2015

Antony and Cleopatra–Stratford Festival Screening at Fayette Mall Theater

 The Cinemark Theater at Fayette Mall will be joining with Fathom Events and BY Experience for a special cinematic event: three screenings of Stratford Festival‘s Shakespearean performances. The screenings will start with King Lear on Wednesday, February 25, followed by King John on Wednesday, April 8 and Antony and Cleopatra on Thursday, May 21. For more showtimes and to purchase …

Start: May 21, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 21, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Cinemark Fayette Mall
Address:
3800 Mall Rd. Plaza, Lexington, KY, 40503, United States

May 25, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: May 25, 2015 8:00 pm
End: May 25, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

May 27, 2015

‘The Artist’s Way: Nurturing Our Creative Life’ class at Joseph-Beth

In this class will focus strengthening the roots of our creative life by working through Chapters 7-12 of Julia Cameron‘s book. Whether encountering it for the first time or the 50th, the insight into the creative process and exercises for stimulating creative work are an invaluable resource and guide.  Taught by Susan Christerson Brown. Class fee is $95.  www.josephbeth.com

Start: May 27, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 27, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: Joseph-Beth Booksellers
Address:
161 Lexington Green Cir #B, Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $95

June 1, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: June 1, 2015 8:00 pm
End: June 1, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free

June 8, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee at Willie’s Locally Known

Local songbird Coralee hosts an all-inclusive open mic night on the Willie’s stage. Sign ups start at 7. www.willieslex.com  

Start: June 8, 2015 8:00 pm
End: June 8, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States
Cost: Free