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


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

A Victorian Tea

A Victorian Tea

Posted on April 9, 2013 by christine


May 11th @ 2p.m.: “A Victorian Tea”- this event will be featuring a Victorian Fashion Show and “Tea in the Drawing Room” presentation by Jean Fraley. Delicious delicacies and tea will be served by notable gentlemen! Click Here to Read More

An American Turning Point: The Civil War

Posted on April 5, 2013 by christine

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


Ruby Tuesday GiveBack Program

Posted on April 5, 2013 by christine

Enjoy a Meal with us and we’ll give back.
Ruby Tuesday
Community GiveBack Program
100% of the giveback amount is donated directly to the organization
Ruby Tuesday is extremely proud to be part of your hometown and believes in giving back. Click Here to Read More

National Quilt Month “Century of Quilts”

Posted on March 9, 2013 by christine


Update! This event is now over. I want to thank everyone that made this years quit display so wonderful. And a special thanks to Nancy Osborne, for all her hard work and dedication.

Century of Quilts” exhibit will be on display for the whole month of March. Click Here to Read More

Love Your Library 5K

Posted on February 9, 2013 by christine


Love Your Library 5K

April 26 is the date of first ever BCPL-sponsored event

ASHLAND       Believing that a healthy body and healthy mind go together, Boyd County Public Library is sponsoring the inaugural Love Your Library 5K run/walk on Friday, April 26. Click Here to Read More

Celebrate Black History

Posted on January 18, 2013 by christine

Update: This event is over. Join us in the celebration next year!

A special thanks to all who made our celebration so wonderful.

Our theme for this year is Voices from the Past to the Future. The dates, times and topics are as follows:

- Reverend Newton Bush- Freedom at a Terrible Price, February 7, 2013 at 7 pm. Click Here to Read More


Esther Price Candy!

Posted on January 18, 2013 by christine

esther-price-candies-21300523 Our gift shop now has Esther Price Candy.

Show you loved ones how much you care with a box of delicious Esther Price candy. Also featured in our gift shop is hand blown glass jewelry, KY souvenirs, hemp bracelets, owl jewelry, and  mustache rings. Click Here to Read More

Votes for Women: From Seneca Falls to the 19th Amendment

Posted on January 18, 2013 by christine

Update: This exhibit is now closed.

The exhibit will study the history of the suffrage movement, from the 1840s to 1920. It will include clothing, jewelry and other artifacts from the time period. The exhibit will run untill July 2013.

Click Here to Read More