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    UPCOMING TROUBADOUR SHOWS AT THE LYRIC THEATRE:

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    December 2014

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    Sunday, December 14 – 11:00AM

    The Kingdom Center Service

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    Join us Sunday at 11AM as we worship together.  Pastor Brent Ireland preaches the powerful Word of God.  Kingdom Kids hosts childcare at all services from birth through 5th grade.

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    Monday, December 15 – 6:45PM

    Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour

    FINAL SHOW OF THE YEAR!

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    The Music Maker Relief Foundation was founded in 1994 to preserve the musical traditions of the South by directly supporting the musicians who make it. Celebrating their 20th year, they have assisted and partnered with over 300 artists, issued over 150 CDs and reached over a million people with live performance in over 40 states and 17 countries around the globe. The foundation just released a new book and double CD ‘We Are the Music Makers’ showcasing the work they have done with artists over their 20-year history. Appearing on this Special Event Broadcast will be Tim Duffy, who co-founded the foundation with his wife Denise, plus three legacy Music Maker artists! musicmaker.org

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    IRONING BOARD SAM has been playing the blues for more than 55 years and is a true musical treasure. He has amassed a staggering repertoire of both originals and classic blues songs. A truly gifted and engaging performer, Sam’s powerful, soulful voice and remarkable piano prowess remain undiminished. In 2012, he was named “Comeback Artist of the Year” by Living Blues Magazine, Most Outstanding Musician by Living Blues in 2013 and made a triumphant return to a packed tent at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. He just released a new album new album ‘Ironing Board Sam With The Sticks’. musicmaker.org/artists/ironing-board-sam/

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    Tuesday, December 16 – 6:00PM

    Steam Academy: Winter’s Eve

    Winters Eve Final

    STEAM Academy is hosting an event called Winter’s Eve on December 16, 2014 at The Lyric Theatre. This festive holiday event will also serve as a Presentation of Learning for the Advanced Freshman English classes. This public event will feature food, documentaries, skits, poetry, and live music. Partnering with The University of Kentucky, STEAM Academy is pushing the boundaries of what education looks like in the 21st Century. This event will actually serve as the student’s final grade for the Semester. Come out and see the exciting things happening in education today!

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    Sunday, December 21 – 11:00AM

    The Kingdom Center Service

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    Join us Sunday at 11AM as we worship together.  Pastor Brent Ireland preaches the powerful Word of God.  Kingdom Kids hosts childcare at all services from birth through 5th grade.

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    Monday, December 22 

    WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR WILL NOT BE OCCURRING ON THIS DATE.

    For more on Woodsongs schedule, check www.woodsongs.com

     

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    Wednesday, December 24 & Thursday, December 25

    The Lyric will be CLOSED in observance of Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.

    Happy Holidays Everyone!

     

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    Sunday, December 28 – 11:00AM

    The Kingdom Center Service

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    Join us Sunday at 11AM as we worship together.  Pastor Brent Ireland preaches the powerful Word of God.  Kingdom Kids hosts childcare at all services from birth through 5th grade.

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    Monday, December 29 

    WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR WILL NOT BE OCCURRING ON THIS DATE.

    For more on Woodsongs schedule, check www.woodsongs.com

     

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    Monday, December 29 – 6:00PM

    3rd Annual Kwanzaa Celebration!

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    The Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center will be hosting our 3rd Annual Kwanzaa Celebration on Monday, December 29. This event is FREE and open to the general public; all families are encouraged to attend. Light snacks and youth activities will be provided.

    Our Kwanzaa Celebration will serve as a program that will educate and enlighten the community about the history and celebration rituals of Kwanzaa.  Artist Albert Shumake will be the key note speaker.

    The celebration includes a FREE showing of the film ‘The Black Candle’. Narrated by beloved poet Maya Angelou, ‘The Black Candle’ is an inspirational story about the struggle and triumph of family, community and culture – themes which are all honored and celebrated by the Kwanzaa Holiday.

    For more information contact The Lyric Theatre & Cultural Arts Center at (859) 280-2218 or visit our website at www.lexingtonlyric.com.

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    January 2015

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    Thursday, January 1

    The Lyric will be CLOSED in observance of New Years Day.

    Happy New Years Everyone!

     

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    Sunday, January 4 – 11:00AM

    The Kingdom Center Service

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    Join us Sunday at 11AM as we worship together.  Pastor Brent Ireland preaches the powerful Word of God.  Kingdom Kids hosts childcare at all services from birth through 5th grade.

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    Monday, January 5 

    WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR WILL NOT BE OCCURRING ON THIS DATE.

    For more on Woodsongs schedule, check www.woodsongs.com

     

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    Sunday, January 11 – 11:00AM

    The Kingdom Center Service

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    Join us Sunday at 11AM as we worship together.  Pastor Brent Ireland preaches the powerful Word of God.  Kingdom Kids hosts childcare at all services from birth through 5th grade.

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    Monday, January 12 

    WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR WILL NOT BE OCCURRING ON THIS DATE.

    For more on Woodsongs schedule, check www.woodsongs.com

     

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    Tuesday – Friday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

    Saturday- 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    Group Tours available by appointment, to schedule call (859) 280-2201 or email at officeassistant@lexingtonlyric.com

     

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    October 30, 2014 – January 15, 2015
    “Garry R Bibbs Featuring 25 Years of UK Sculpture Excellence – Past, Present and Future”

    Garry R. Bibbs is an African-American tenured professor at University of Kentucky and has taught graduate and undergraduate students for the past 12 years. Through his encouragement and endorsement, many of his students have gone on to create public art displayed throughout the nation.

    In this exhibit, Bibbs will feature sculptures from students he has taught in his tenure at UK, including alumni, current BFA and MFA students, as well as rising students in his 355 Sculpture I course.

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    September 6, 2014 – January 3, 2015
    “We Wear the Mask: Black Superheroes Through the Ages”

    This exhibit features a comprehensive timeline highlighting the history of black superheroes illustrated with framed posters, original art, comic books and action figures from the private collection of Frank X Walker & his son Taajwar D’Van Howard.