Last week for Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America

Posted on May 11, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Don’t miss out on the Smithsonian traveling exhibit at the Highlands Museum.

            Tuesday, May 15th through Saturday, May 19th

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“Concussions: Tackling Our Responsibility” May 10, 7:00PM

Posted on May 4, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Andy Gilliland, M.D., King’s Daughters Sports Medicine Physician

Lawrence County soccer player Sarah Lykins, who recently had a
concussion, will share her experience. Russell High School
athletic trainer Mark Hilburn will speak and answer questions. Click Here to Read More

“One & Done” Thursday 5/10 at 6PM

Posted on April 27, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

“One & Done” Arkell Bruce, Head Coach, Huntington Prep Basketball

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All Things Tennis – Jeff Morrison, Julie & Jack Ditty, Jim Fannin, Gerry Groce, and more!

Posted on April 27, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Join us on Tuesday 5/1 at 6PM – “All Things Tennis” – featuring round table discussions by tennis greats such as Jeff Morrison (Huntington to Wimbeldon) and Julie Ditty “Pro Tennis Circuit”, Jim Fannin “The Zone Coach”, and Jerry Groce (KY Tennis Hall of Fame) and more! Click Here to Read More

Jim Fannin “Americas Zone Coach” – Monday 4/30 @ 6:30PM

Posted on April 27, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Join us Monday 4/30 at 6:30PM for Jim Fannin “America’s Zone Coach” as he delivers his motivational and inspiring work which has been the renowned tool for pro athletes to incorporate into their regimen for overcoming mental blocks in their field. Click Here to Read More

Soc Clay & Sam Piatt Cast Fishin’ Tales Saturday April 28th @ 2PM

Posted on April 27, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Join us Saturday 4/28 at 2PM for “Anglers on the Hook” – Fishin’ with Soc Clay & Sam Piatt – an intimate conversation with America’s greatest outdoor photographer Soc Clay and renowned sports columnist and author G. Sam Piatt. Click Here to Read More

HomeTown Teams: Schedule of Events

Posted on April 12, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is proud to host a variety of day and evening events as part of the Smithsonian Travelling Exhibit: Hometown Teams – How Sports Shape America which is open now through May 19th. The next few weeks offer exceptional opportunities to meet and greet with sports legends who are also local and active members in the Ashland, KY community. Click Here to Read More

“Sports Tales” w/ Jim Host, K. K. Coleman, Vanhoose & Rupert

Posted on April 11, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Join Jim Host & Friends Friday, April 20th at 6PM at the Highlands Center for dinner and an evening of “Sports Tales” – featuring King Kelly Coleman (KY’s 1st Mr. Basketball who scored 75 points in a single game), also JR Vanhoose (Mr. Click Here to Read More

Now Accepting Hometown Teams Tour Requests 4/14-5/19

Posted on March 14, 2018 by Tia Rumbaugh

Opening April 14th with extended operational hours through May 19th, Highlands is pleased to host Hometown Teams: “How Sports Shaped America” a traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition. This once in a lifetime exhibit will features sports memorabilia from across our  nation, as well as exceptional pieces collected from local schools, colleges, athletes, and athletic organizations that exemplify the rich history of sports success and teamwork in our very own tri-state and the Ashland geo-metro area. Click Here to Read More