What's Happening

February 26, 2004


"The Minnesota Pottery Collection: Selected Artists," featuring pieces of contemporary pottery given to the college in spring 2003, through March 17, AEGON Gallery, Jones Visual Arts Center, Centre College. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Reception: 4-5:30 p.m. Friday.

Paintings and drawings by Brenna Kihlman, through February, Boyle County Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.

Watercolors by Jim Underwood, through February, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.


"The Wonderful World of Tutu," artworks by Mary Ruth Maggard, through March 31, Chateau du Vieux Corbeau Winery, 471 Stanford Ave. Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Free. Information: (859) 236-1808 or 236-1775.


Donald Zent, piano, performing works by Haydn, Ellington, Bolcom, Granados and Chopine, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Gillespie Recital Hall, Centre College. Free. Public master class by Zent: 11:30 p.m. Tuesday in the recital hall.

Sound City, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday, Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5/adults, $1/under 9. Information: (606) 365-3417.

"Mancini at the Movies," with vocals by Monica Mancini, 8 p.m. March 4, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692 or (877) 448-7469.


"The Cemetery Club," comedy, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Ragged Edge Community Theater, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10/adults, $9/senior citizens, $7/children; VISA and MasterCard accepted. Tickets: (859) 734-2389.


For "Guys and Dolls," Ragged Edge Community Theater's spring musical, 2 p.m. March 7, 6:30 p.m. March 8, at the theater in Harrodsburg. Roles available: four main singing roles, two men and two women, ages 25-40; and supporting roles for up to 12 men and 10 women. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script and singing a musical selection, up to two minutes. Information: (859) 734-2389.

For "Anne of Green Gables," West T. Hill Community Theatre's late spring production, 2 p.m. March 13, 5 p.m. March 14, at the theater on Larrimore Lane. Roles available: four girls and four boys, ages 8-12; four older girls and four older boys, ages 13-18; four women and four men. Information: (859) 236-8607.


Contra dance, sponsored by Lexington Traditional Dance Association, 8-11 p.m. Friday, ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. Music by Atcher, Beck and Kahl. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $5/adults, $4/students and first-timers. Information: (859) 269-2713.

Contra dance, 7:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Russell Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson St., Berea. Music by Cornpone. Dress for energetic activity. Cost: $6/adults, $4/students and children. Information: (800) 598-5263.


"My Darling Clementine," 1946, directed by John Ford and starring Henry Fonda, Walter Brennan and Victor Mature, 7 p.m. today, Boyle County Public Library. Part of the Western Film Series, sponsored by Friends of the Library and led by Charles Vahlkamp. Next week: "Red River," 1948, directed by Howard Hawks and starring John Wayne and Montgomery Clift.

Heritage Festival XI, March 5-7, Danville High School. Information: (859) 238-6223.

Black History Banquet, sponsored by Harrodsburg Roots and Heritage Society, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Lions Park Community Center, East Factory Street. Speaker for the evening will be Ann Beard-Grundy, director of Bluegrass Aspendale Teen Center, Lexington. Cost: $12/adults, $8/students. Tickets: (859) 734-5282 or hburgrhsociety@hotmail. com.

Events for this column must be submitted to the Advocate by 5 p.m. Tuesday. Call (859) 236-2551 with complete information, including hours and admission price; or e-mail

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