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Highlights for Friday, February 2nd, 2018
Don’t miss a minute of what’s going on this Weekend in and around the Frankfort Area!
Capital Living Covers Frankfort’s Social Scene…BE SEEN By Capital Living!!!
Friday, February 2, 2018
6:00 am – OPEN! Start your day at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway. Now open earlier for your caffeine, muffin, scone or egg-baby fix! Info: 875-3009.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to have your credit reviewed by our team of credit specialists to find out your true credit score and how you could be saving money, improving your credit and your financial best-self – all for FREE.Membership isn’t required. Take advantage of this free service we offer. Call to schedule your appointment today at 502-564-5597 or email email@example.com
9:00 am – 5:00 pm – Shop for the Animals, at New Leash on Life Thrift Store, 415 W Broadway. Unique modern and vintage items for sale. All proceeds benefit the Franklin County Humane Society. 352-2229.
(Adults) Join us every other week to meet interesting personalities and discuss intriguing topics. Refreshments provided. Free *Call 873-5191 to sign up.
February 2: Lenny Schulman, writer for Blood Horse magazine
February 16: Victor Hazard, former Dean of Student Affairs at UK
March 2: Ray Corns, judge and storyteller
March 16: Erin Chandler, author of June Bug Versus Hurricane
March 30: John Van Willigen, anthropologist
Inclement weather: If Woodford County Library schools are closed, Coffee Club will not meet.
10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Capital City Museum, 325 Ann Street, Open Monday through Saturday, Free Admission
Telling the big story of Kentucky’s small-town capital city
In November of 2004, the Capital City Museum opened its doors to the public. Housed in a 150 year old building that represents all that is left of the Capital Hotel, which burned in 1917, the museum is a large room filled with history and character. There are plenty of details to explore, with exhibits painting a vivid picture of both political and personal life in Kentucky over the past 200 years.
The Capital City Museum is open from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Saturday
Admission to the museum is free.
Featuring the exhibit
Frankfort’s Fishing Reels: Jewels of the Bluegrass
Frankfort has a very unique place in history as being the town where the bait casting fishing reel was perfected and first produced. Every place has its historic event or figure, but only we have this distinction. It was a Frankfort industry for over 100 years. Local craftsmen handmade these gems to fish the renowned streams of central Kentucky. Their reputation for quality and beauty was recognized around the world.
10:00 am – 5:00 pm – Kentucky Historical Society, 100 West Broadway, Open Tuesday through Saturday
(Includes all sites open at the time of visit.)
Adults: $8 | Youth (6-18): $6 | Veterans: $6
Children (5 and under), KHS and KJHS members: FREE
Get 30 minutes of walking in every Friday. Follow the DVD to keep in shape.
Certified yoga instructor Karen Smither will lead seniors in chair hatha yoga with modifications for an easy and light workout. Please wear comfortable clothing.
Please register at http://bit.ly/YogaforSeniorsFeb2.
For more information, contact Diane at firstname.lastname@example.org or 352-2665 x108.
Check out our other sessions! (register for each)
Friday, February 2 • 10:00am
Friday, March 16 • 10:00am
Join yoga instructor, Debby Angel, as she guides the yoga practice. Appropriate for all skill levels.
Improve your balance, endurance, strength, and flexibility at our weekly yoga sessions. Come follow various yoga DVDs that are appropriate for all skill levels.
Wear comfortable clothing and bring a beach towel
or exercise mat. Everyone is welcome!
Live music, drink specials and buffalo chicken fajitas, at Mi Fiesta, 334 St. Clair St.
We will be discussing
The Tower the Zoo and the Tortoise by Julia Stuart
Next month’s read-Three Weeks to Say Goodbye by C.J. Box
Help plan upcoming programs and give book recommendations. All students in grades 5-12 are invited to attend.
Great leadership opportunity!
5:00 – 6:00 pm – Happy Hour Yoga at MOKO, at My Old Kentucky Om, 214 W 2nd St
“My Old Kentucky Om” Yoga Studio is set to officially open in March. During renovations, a few classes will be offered, to keep the Frankfort yoga community’s momentum going.
Join Shari Thompson RYT, for her increasingly popular “Happy Hour” yoga class.
This Vinyasa style class is fun, lighthearted and sure to get your blood pumping. An excellent way to start your weekend!
$10 drop-in or buy a 12 class package for $100
Every Friday Jeptha Creed Distillery will be jammin’ with great live music playing in the clubhouse, buffet available, and craft cocktails at the bar! Music will be from 6-9pm. Buffet will be available from 5-9pm. The bar will be open until 10pm.
Buffet – $12
Menu: Grilled pork tenderloin served with sweet pineapple haberno sauce or bbq, Hash Brown casserole, and steamed veggies including carrots, broccoli and cauliflower.
Friday February 2nd from 6-8pm we will have a 70’s theme trivia night with prizes and drink specials! Bring your friends, it will be a blast!
Singer/Songwriter Mike Hicks will be playing from 6:00-9:00.
Chef Craig will also be serving a variety of appetizers, entrees, and desserts from the Verona Vineyards Kitchen designed specifically to go with our award winning wines.
Great Wine, Cold Beer, Delicious Food, and Good Friends.
6:30 – 8:30 pm – “Sip & Savor” Friday, at Prodigy Vineyards and Winery, 4686 Versailles Rd
Wine-down the week at Prodigy Vineyards & Winery with “Sip & Savor” Friday! Enjoy FREE, live music 6:30–8:30 pm featuring local artists! We have a food menu with delicious selections from our grill and deli to compliment your wine tasting experience. Seating is available at the onyx bar and tables. Browse our gift boutique for unique fashion and wine accessories.
The man, the myth, the legend, hometown hero Patrick Brumback returns toBird Dogs Coffee with his band Wicked Peace for a Groundhog Day Celebration! Bring your friends and loved ones, enjoy some food and drinks, and watch a stripped down set of foot-tappin’, head-bobbin’, pop-rockin’ delight!
2018 TOUR: Wicked Peace is on the road 2018! We’ll have new songs, new merch, and new shows added yearlong. Join us for a show or two. We guarantee you a GREAT time or your money back!* LET THERE BE ROCK! (*We cannot guarantee your money back, but come out anyway.)
A new theme and on a Friday! Magazine owner, Lou Heffner, is hosting a party for the new James Blonde spy movie, “Inspectre” at the Bunny Tail Mansion. This mystery is filled with murder, plenty of laughs and sexy surprises.
7:00 pm – Ghost Tour at Buffalo Trace Distillery, It’s rumored that there are more spirits at the Distillery than those aging in barrels. You will hear legendary stories and get a look at some of the Distillery’s most haunted areas, including Stony Point Mansion, where it’s been said that the ghost of Col. Blanton still resides. FREE. Reservations are required for this tour. 113 Great Buffalo Trace, Reservations: 696-5926 or click HERE to check availability.
Multi-Grammy award winner Delbert McClinton is a legend among Texas roots music aficionados, not only for his amazing longevity, but for his ability to combine country, blues, soul, and rock & roll as if there were no distinctions between any of them in the best time-honored Texas tradition. McClinton is at the top of his game with his 19th studio album, Prick Of The Litter (Hot Shot Records/Thirty Tigers). The new offering captures the balance of soulful energy and restraint that the legendary performer has been delivering in his live performances for decades all over the world.
Live music, at Bourbon on Main, 103 West Main (KY 420), Frankfort
by Matthew Barber, adapted from Elizabeth von Arnim’s 1922 novel, THE ENCHANTED APRIL
February 2-4 | February 9-11 | February 15-18
$22 Adults | $15 Students
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm | Sundays at 2pm |
NEW! Thursday performances before the last weekend only 7:30 pm
When two frustrated London housewives decide to rent a villa in Italy for a holiday away from their bleak marriages, they recruit two very different English women to share the cost and the experience. There, among the wisteria blossoms and Mediterranean sunshine, all four bloom again – rediscovering themselves in ways that they – and we – could never have expected.
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Lotty – Lisa Thomas
Rose – Holly Brady
Mellersh – Carmen Geraci
Frederick – Tim Hull
Costanza – Patti Heying
Mrs. Graves – Gina Scott-Lynaugh
Caroline – Courtney Waltermire
Wilding – Ian Scott
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