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December 20, 2014

George Ella Lyon signs “What Forest Knows” at the Morris Book Shop

Meet George Ella Lyon as she signs her new children’s book What Forest Knows. Stunning illustrations and poetic text fill the pages of this enchanting picture book that celebrates nature and its evocative, peaceful beauty. www.morrisbookshop.com

Start: December 20, 2014 2:00 pm
End: December 20, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

December 22, 2014

Open Mic Night with Coralee

Each monday night through the month of January, Coralee of Coralee and the Townies will host an open mic night at Willie’s Locally Known.

Start: December 22, 2014 8:00 pm
End: December 22, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

December 29, 2014

Open Mic Night with Coralee

Each monday night through the month of January, Coralee of Coralee and the Townies will host an open mic night at Willie’s Locally Known.

Start: December 29, 2014 8:00 pm
End: December 29, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

January 5, 2015

Open Mic Night with Coralee

Each monday night through the month of January, Coralee of Coralee and the Townies will host an open mic night at Willie’s Locally Known.

Start: January 5, 2015 8:00 pm
End: January 5, 2015 11:55 pm
Venue: Willie's Locally Known
Address:
805 North Broadway Road , Lexington, KY, 40508 , United States

January 17, 2015

Jonathan Ashley signs “The Cost of Doing Business” at the Morris Book Shop

The Morris Book Shop welcomes Louisville author Jonathan Ashley as he reads from and signs his debut novel The Cost of Doing Business. In Ashley’s dark humor crime novel, a bookstore owner leaves his used volumes of Yeats to get into the drug trade. www.morrisbookshop.com    

Start: January 17, 2015 4:00 pm
End: January 17, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

January 20, 2015

‘Dwellings’ Artist Talk with Libby Rowe at Morlan Gallery

Texas artist Libby Rowe deconstructs notions of home, house, and neighborhood in this one-person exhibition that features photography and sculpture. In three major works, Inside/Out, (sub)Division, and Dwell, Rowe cleverly casts a fresh gaze on the façade- like quality of the American home, questions the success of the urban subdivision, and considers the philosophical meaning of “dwellings.”  

Start: January 20, 2015 12:30 pm
End: January 20, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery
Phone: (859) 233-8142
Address:
300 N Broadway, Lexington, 40508

March 5, 2015

Mike Daisey: ‘Life During Wartime’ at EKU Center for the Arts

Groundbreaking author, actor, and monologist Mike Daisey’s new work, “Life During Wartime” was inspired by his father, a veterans’ counselor, and focuses on the lives of veterans after they come home, and the changing face of our military. A captivating piece by an artist The New York Times calls “one of the finest solo performers of his generation.” www.ekucenter.com

Start: March 5, 2015 7:30 pm
End: March 5, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: EKU Center for the Arts
Phone: 859-622-7469
Address:
Hall Drive, Richmond, KY, United States
Cost: $20-$34