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Christmas Tour of Homes

Posted on November 14, 2013 by Christy Martin

The Ladies of the Highlands presents: “Christmas Tour of Homes” The event we all look forward to is the Christmas Tour of Homes, an annual event presented each year by the Ladies of the Highlands. The event is December 7 from 11-5 and December 8 from 1-. Click Here to Read More

Reduced Rates for New Members!

Posted on November 13, 2013 by Christy Martin

To begin our Celebration, we are offering a $50.00 family membership rate for NEW members until December 31, 2013. What better present to your family or a deserving family in your life to give a membership which last all year long. Click Here to Read More

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Dining with the Past

Posted on October 3, 2013 by Christy Martin

Dinner and a guided historical cemetery tour. Tours are available at 2, 4, & 5:30pm. Tickets can purchase tickets at the museum. Tickets are $15.00 for the 4pm & 5:30pm tours (includes dinner) and $10.00 for the 2pm tour (No dinner). Click Here to Read More

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2013 Gingerbread House Contest

Posted on October 3, 2013 by Christy Martin

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Holiday at the Highlands

 

Gingerbread House Guidelines

  1. An individual or a group may prepare each entry.
  2. Family and Consumer Science classes may submit several entries, each entry done by a different individual or group of students.
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Annual Meeting

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Christy Martin

Cast Your Vote! July 24, 2013 at 5pm

It time once again for our Annual Meeting of the Membership of Organization. All members are encouraged to attend.

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Joyce Williams’ Original Watercolor Paintings

Posted on May 22, 2013 by bob

Area artist Joyce Williams’ original watercolor paintings are now on display for sale in the Main Hall. The paintings will be available for purchase during regular museum hours. 

About The Artist: Alice Joyce Williams

Joyce Williams December 1, 1930 – December 18, 2009

Alice Joyce Williams was born in 1930 in Lynch, Kentucky. Click Here to Read More

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A River Runs Through It: National Juried Art Exhibit 2012 Winners

Posted on April 30, 2013 by bob

2012- This years prospectus can be found above in the 2013 National Juries Art Show post!

Update: A list of the winners and sponsors of last years show are listed below. Congratulations to all the winners! We are very excited to see who will win this year. Click Here to Read More

An American Turning Point: The Civil War

Posted on April 5, 2013 by Christy Martin

The Highlands Museum is proud to announce the opening of “An American Turning Point: The Civil War” This is the latest exhibit in our five year series commemorating the 150th anniversary of the conflict. The exhibit is located in the William E. Click Here to Read More

Rentals of Main Hall

Posted on September 26, 2012 by bob

Rentals of Main Hall for wedding receptions or private parties are now available. Call the Museum for details, or click on the blue button “Rental Space and Birthday Parties” for rates and terms of rentals.

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Banners and Plaques Continuing Sponsor Campaign

Posted on September 4, 2012 by bob

The Banners and Plaques Continuing Sponsor Campaign is a major fund-raising effort that appeals to area businesses and individuals to become a continuing sponsor of the Museum. Personalized banners with company logos or message are currently displayed in the Main Hall by those organizations who have contributed $ 2000 per year over a 5-year commitment for a full banner, or $1000/year for a half-banner for the 5-year display period. Click Here to Read More