Events

70 years later

VJ Day Anniversary Reception

Posted on July 28, 2015 by Emily Roush

Please join us at the museum for a special reception commemorating the anniversary of VJ Day. Click Here to Read More

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First Friday Animal Show

Posted on July 28, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center will be participating in downtown Ashland’s First Friday festivities.  Join us on Friday, August 7. Click Here to Read More

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Attic Sale Donations

Posted on June 19, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum is now accepting donations for our annual Attic Sale.  This fundraiser takes place each year during downtown Ashland’s Poage Landing Days festival.  We can accept a range of items to sell including books, DVDs, CDs, and home goods.   Click Here to Read More

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Annual Meeting

Posted on June 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center’s annual meeting will be held on Thursday, July 16 at 5:00.  All members of the museum are welcome and encouraged to attend and vote on changes to the Museum’s bylaws as well as appointees to the Advisory Committee.   Click Here to Read More

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Rocketry Summer Program

Posted on May 22, 2015 by Emily Roush

Looking for a great educational opportunity for the kids this summer?  Check out the Highlands Museum & Discovery Center’s summer programs on  July 8 and 9.  Children will not only learn about the science behind rocketry, but build and launch their own rocket ships.   Click Here to Read More

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Highlanders HeroCon

Posted on May 5, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum is excited to host the first annual Highlanders HeroCon on Saturday, September 5, 2015.  The event will run from 10 am to 7 pm and will feature local vendors, special guests and a costume Contest with cash prizes. Click Here to Read More

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WWII Walking Tour

Posted on April 24, 2015 by Emily Roush

For the second year, the Highlands Museum & Discovery Center and Eastern Kentucky Military Historical Society are partnering to host the WWII Walking Tour of Downtown Ashland on June 13.  Click Here to Read More

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Dancing with Our Stars Photographs

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

Photographs from Dancing with Our Stars courtesy of KayMag Photography are ready to view and download.   Click Here to Read More

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Dancing with Our Stars Winners

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

Thank you to all of the celebrities and professional dancers who made Dancing with Our Stars such a success and congratulations to our winners: Click Here to Read More

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Dancing with Our Stars: Sold Out

Posted on January 23, 2015 by Emily Roush

Due to an overwhelming response, Dancing with Our Stars is sold out.  The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is fortunate to be a part of such a supportive community.  Thank you to all the individuals and businesses who purchased reservations.  We look forward to seeing everyone there.   Click Here to Read More