What's Happening In The Area

November 18, 2004


Works by Jack Kaiser, through November, Boyle County Public Library. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 332-7046.

"Assignment: Turkey," exhibition of photographs by Advocate-Messenger chief photographer Clay Jackson, through Dec. 31, Centenary Christian Life Center, Perryville Road. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m.-noon Sunday. Free. Information: (859) 236-4800. Reception: 5-8 p.m. Nov. 12.

Humanities exhibit of 19th-century French bronze sculptures, through Dec. 3, AEGON Gallery, Centre College. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information: Judith Pointer Jia, (859) 238-5469.


All-member exhibit, through November, McDowell Wellness Center. Sponsored by Gathering Artists. Open to the public during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6627.

Christmas-themed exhibit and craft show, by Wilderness Trace Art League, through December, Constitution Square. Facility also includes two floors of members' arts and crafts. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: (859) 236-6561.

Paintings by Jack Carey, for sale and on display, Cutter's Buffet, Hustonville Road.

Paintings and photography by Gathering Artist members, through December, Commonwealth Cancer Center, Danville bypass. Open during regular business hours. Free. Information: (859) 236-6561.


Handel's "Messiah," by Centre College Choir and Orchestra, 8 p.m. Saturday, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.

Troy Cook, baritone, 3 p.m. Sunday, Weisiger Theatre, Centre College. Tickets: (85) 236-4692.

Stardust, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday, Mae Johnson's White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5/adults, $1/under 9. Auction: 7 p.m. Mondays, led by Waynesburg Auction. Information: (606) 365-3417.

Boomerang, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Fraternal Order of Eagles 4394, Junction City. Cost: $5/members and guests.

Josh Logan, country music, 8 p.m.-midnight Saturday, Crossroads, intersection of Ky. 27 and Ky. 34 outside Danville. Cost: $5. Auctions held 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays.


Sesame Street Live's "1-2-3 ... Imagine!" 7 p.m. Dec. 16 and 17, 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 and 18, 1 p.m. Dec. 19, 2 p.m. Dec. 18, 4:30 p.m. Dec. 19, Rupp Arena, Lexington. Cost: $12 and $15. Tickets: (859) 233-3535.

"Greetings!," holiday comedy, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Ragged Edge Community Theater, Main Street, Harrodsburg. Cost: $10/adults, $9/seniors, $7/children. Tickets: (859) 734-2389 or

"Fiddler on the Roof," 8 p.m. Dec. 1, Newlin Hall, Centre College. Tickets: (859) 236-4692.


For "On Golden Pond," West T. Hill Community Theatre's mid-winter production, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14, at the theater on Larrimore Lane. Roles available: one 12-year-old boy; one woman, 35-45; one woman, 55-70; one man, 55-70; and two men, 35-45. Production dates: Feb. 4-6 and 11-13. Information: (859) 236-3481.

For "The Diary of Anne Frank," Ragged Edge Community Theater's mid-winter production, 10 a.m. Saturday, 6:30 p.m. Monday, at the theater on Main Street, Harrodsburg. Roles available: three women, any age; seven men, any age; and several youths, ages 12-18. Production dates: Feb. 11-13 and 18-20. Information: (859) 734-2389.


"The Nutcracker," by Kentucky Ballet Theatre, today through Saturday, Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington. Cost: $15-25. Call: (859) 257-4929.


Bad 2 the Bone Wrestling, featuring seven matches, 8 p.m. Saturday, Harrodsburg High School, 371 E. Lexington St. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Event is a fund-raiser for HHS baseball team. Advance cost: $6/students K-12, $7/adults. At-door cost: $8. Information: (859) 734-4380.

"Poetry as Prayer: Appalachian Women Speak," readings from an anthology, 2 p.m. Saturday, Community Arts Center, Main Street. Free. Local writers Norma Buchanan and Yolantha Harrison-Pace contributed to the volume.

"A Journey through Christmas Past," featuring entertainment, gift shop, refreshments and historical holiday decorations, noon-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, William Whitley House State Historic Site. Cost: $4/adults, $2.50/students 6 and up. Information: (606) 355-2881.

"Easy Rider," directed by Dennis Hopper and starring Hopper, Peter Fonda and Jack Nicholson, 7 p.m. today, Boyle County Public Library. Part of the American Film Classics series. Free; discussion follows.

Fort Harrod Holiday Gala, 6-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Old Fort Harrod State Park. Cost: $3/adults, $2/children. Tickets: (859) 734-9614 or 734-3314.

Clementsville Annual Variety Show, 7 p.m. Nov. 27, Casey County. Information: (606) 787-0842.

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