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April 2015

Eco-ART Workshop for adults

April 11, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Free

ADULT participants are invited to register for this free experiential workshop of multi-disciplinary creative arts activities facilitated by Artist-in-Residence PHYLLIS FREE and Director MELANIE VAN HOUTEN at Josephine Sculpture Park, Saturday, April 11, 2015 (10:30am-5:30pm). Visual & media artists, musicians, dancers, writers, poets, spoken…

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Eco-ART Workshop for teens & tweens

April 12, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

Mature TEENS & TWEENS are invited to participate in this free experiential workshop of multi-disciplinary creative arts activities facilitated by Artist-in-Residence PHYLLIS FREE and Director MELANIE VAN HOUTEN at Josephine Sculpture Park, Sunday, April 12, 2015 (1:00-5:00 pm). Visual & media artists, musicians, dancers,…

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International Sculpture Day at JSP

April 24, 2015
Free

Josephine Sculpture Park will celebrate IS Day with a chainsaw carving demonstration by Andrew Marsh throughout the day, followed by an artist talk at 6pm and an evening bonfire to follow. This event is free and open to the public. Andrew will discuss his…

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May 2015

Children’s Choir Concert

May 16, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Enjoy the sweet sounds of children singing at JSP during this combined concert with Midway Children's Choir, directed by Melissa Langley Askew and SC3 (Shelby County Community Children's Choir), directed by James Ray Morgan.  Picnic tables are available, or bring your own comfy chairs.

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Memorial Day at JSP!

May 23, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

May 23 - This event is FREE! Pack a picnic and celebrate Memorial Day with your friends and family at JSP this year! Enjoy art activities for all ages and abilities from 1-4pm.

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June 2015

Community Drum Circle

June 6, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

June 6 - This is a FREE event and fun for the whole family! You can bring a drum, use one of ours or just come to enjoy the rhythmic sounds as they rumble through the park. Phyllis Free is based in Atlanta, GA…

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Shakespeare SummerStage

June 11, 2015 - June 13, 2015

Pack your picnic and plan for an amazing evening under the stars at JSP! 2015 marks the fifth anniversary of Josephine SummerStage by returning to its all-female roots (Macbeth, 2011) and, for the third consecutive year, commissions an original sculpture for the production, directed…

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Shakespeare SummerStage

June 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015

Planning to come to Henry V? Worried about the weather? Josephine SummerStage will perform rain or shine! While we are hoping for clear skies or a few sprinkles at the most, we are making plans to move the production into the intimate setting of…

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July 2015

New Sculpture Celebration and Despacho Collaboration

July 25, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

Explore 8 new sculptures created by UNF sculpture students (along with several others) and participate in DESPACHO! *** Guided tour of new works begins at 11:30 from Despacho. Despacho--literally meaning “dispatch”--describes the Andean practice of making offerings to the mountains, Mother Earth, and other…

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Paint for JSP!

July 26, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Painting with a Twist, 2573 Richmond Rd, Ste 385
Lexington, KY 40509 United States
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$35

Help support the Fall Arts Festival at JSP and have a BLAST painting this fun design "Fieflies at JSP"!!  You must register for this event and half of each registration will be donated to JSP and support the Fall Arts Festival on Sunday, September…

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August 2015

Sculpture Workshop

August 29, 2015
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

Youth must be ages 8-12 to participate. This is a 3 hour workshop at JSP and you can choose either the morning group from 9am-12pm or afternoon group from 1pm-4pm. Register your child for this FREE workshop with international sculptor, Heike Endemann. Participants will…

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September 2015

Fall Arts Festival

September 13, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

The JSP Fall Arts Festival connects the community with the arts & the land in the most experiential manner. This 1 day festival offers a host of artistic experiences to the public. The KECU music stage presents live local musicians while local artists &…

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October 2015

3K Dog Walk to benefit ACHS

October 11, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$35

Join the 3k Dog walk and "Strut your Mutt" to benefit the Anderson County Humane Society. The cost is $35 and all proceeds will benefit ACHS. Start time is 9:30am and registration opens at 9:00am on Oct. 11th. There will be plenty of door…

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Stone Carving Workshop

October 17, 2015 @ 10:30 am - October 18, 2015 @ 4:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

Registration required. Learn the basics of stone carving from design to tool techniques from master stone carver Antoinette Schultze. High speed diamond tools and stone splitting with wedges and shims will be demonstrated on soft stone (alabaster) and hard stone (granite and marble). Small…

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Private Wedding

October 24, 2015
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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JSP is a great place to hold your next special event! A private wedding is reserved on Oct. 24. The park will still be open, but we ask that you respect the privacy of the special event guests. Thanks! If you would like more…

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November 2015

Good Giving and Good Times at Buddy’s Pizza

November 27, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Buddy’s Pizza, 212 W Broadway St
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

Come spend the evening with us at Buddy's Pizza in Frankfort. Listen to live music, hang out and give thanks to the Josephine Sculpture Park from 5:00 - 10:00 pm. Live music by Jeri Katherine Howell & Nat Colten and Native Invaders featuring Jaret…

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December 2015

Make and Take Ornaments

December 5, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kentucky Employees Credit Union, 100 Moore Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

Join us at the Kentucky Employees Credit Union for some holiday fun on Saturday, December 5 from 10am-12pm. You can get your photo taken with Santa and make your own holiday ornament to take home. Happy Holidays!

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Holiday Paint Party

December 16, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$35

Join us at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe for a fun evening to celebrate and support JSP featuring a holiday themed paint party led by Full Circle Studio. Great fun for all abilities, Jennifer Zingg will show you how to paint like a pro! Registration…

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February 2016

The End of the Line Film Screening

February 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10

Join us for a film screening at The Grand Theatre in downtown Frankfort as local filmmaker Sellus Wilder reveals the "true story of the bluegrass pipeline" in this award winning documentary. A community discussion will follow at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe with Sellus and…

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March 2016

BEE Artful with JSP at KY Crafted Market

March 5, 2016 @ 10:00 am - March 6, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Lexington Convention Center, 430 West Vine St.
Lexington, KY 40507 United States
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$10

Join JSP artists along with Joanne Price of Starpointe Studios to create your own kinetic bee sculpture using paper folding and printmaking techniques. Learn about the artistic processes and about how bees play a vital role in our environment. Once your bee is ready…

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April 2016

ReForest Frankfort

April 2, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Kentucky State University, Young Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free

ReForest Frankfort is a community-wide event to bring people together to learn about the benefits of trees and protecting our valuable natural resources. We plant trees, educate, celebrate Arbor Day and HAVE FUN! This year it is at Kentucky State University April 2 from…

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June 2016

King Lear June 9-11

June 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - June 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10 – $20

JSP Shakespeare SummerStage presents King Lear, featuring sculpture by Aaron Dysart June 9-11 and 16-18 at JSP. Tickets are on sale NOW and prices range from $10-20. Sign up for our newsletter and special event information below for email updates and special ticket offers. …

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King Lear June 16-18

June 16, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - June 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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JSP Shakespeare SummerStage presents King Lear, featuring sculpture by Aaron Dysart June 9-11 and 16-18 at JSP. Tickets are on sale NOW and prices range from $10-20. Sign up for our newsletter and special event information below for email updates and special ticket offers. …

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Workshop: You, Me and The DeVille Makes Three: Vision Quest 2016

June 28, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
ART Car workshop at JSP

You, Me and The DeVille Makes Three: Vision Quest 2016 ART CAR WORKSHOP – led by Christopher Olszewski Registration is REQUIRED.  Click the button below for more information or to register. This is a 3 hr workshop on June 28 from 9:30am-12:30pm. This workshop…

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July 2016

Nature Drawing Class

July 13, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$30
Nature Drawing Class at Josephine Sculpture Park

Date: July 13 from 4pm-6pm Instructor: Jody Jaques Price: $30 Age levels: kids (6 and up) and adults, all abilities welcome! Nature Drawing is for students (adults and kids ages 6 and up) of all skill levels. We will grab a drawing board, paper…

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Painting LARGE Class – canceled

July 18, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$130
Painting LARGE Class at Josephine Sculpture Park

We are sorry for any inconvenience, this class had to be canceled due to low enrollment. Date: This class meets 4 times: Monday - Thursday, July 18-21 from 9am-11am each day Instructor: Jody Jaques Price: $130 Supplies Included (come with some ideas in mind)…

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Workshop for Teachers: Air Quality, Climate & Forestry – canceled

July 19, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$20

We are sorry this class had to be canceled due to low enrollment. Workshop for Teachers - Air Quality, Climate, and Forestry: Systems as a Theme for Teaching and Learning Enjoy a morning tour of the Josephine Sculpture Park and an afternoon tour of…

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Nature Photo Club for kids

July 27, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - August 31, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Kids Photo Club at Josephine Sculpture Park

Dates: The Photo Club will meet every Wednesday from July 27 -August 31 from 6pm-8pm (6 meetings). Instructor: Karen Lanier Price: Free Age levels: 11-17, beginner and intermediate level. No photography experience is required, just an interest and a curiosity to explore. Play with…

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August 2016

New Mex Hex – ceramic tile painting & botanical printmaking

August 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - August 5, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Explore native plants and pollinators at this multi media workshop

Dates:  Aug. 3 & 5 from 10am-4pm (plan to be present both days) Instructors: Faith Gelvin and Katya Crawford Price:  This is a FREE workshop, supported by KY Foundation for Women Age levels:  Appropriate for all ages and abilities, perfect for the whole family!…

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Monday Makers Series (meets 4 times)

August 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$4 – $50
Monday Makers Series at Josephine Sculpture Park

This series will meet 4 times: Monday nights Aug. 8-29 from 5pm-6pm. Learn how to work with reusable Gelli Plates. You will draw, press, blotch, splatter, paint and roll onto these soft plates to create amazing textures, images and prints. We will be using…

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American Expressions

August 15, 2016 @ 8:00 am - August 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
American Expressions is coming to Josephine Sculpture Park

This is a super exciting project traveling across the country, scheduled to stop in Frankfort!! JSP will be hosting artist Ira Hill on Aug. 15 and 16. He is bringing a work across the country, on tour visiting various cities and asking the communities…

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Beginning Photo Workshop for Adults

August 20, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
beginner photo workshops for adults at Josephine Sculpture park

Dates: This workshop consists of 3 sessions: July 23: 10am-1pm Aug. 6: 6am-9am Aug. 20: 7pm-10pm Instructor: Karen Lanier Price: Free Age levels: 16 and up *Please note these sessions meet at different times of day to explore a variety of light conditions including…

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September 2016

Monday Makers – Hot Metal Pour

September 5, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
create your own awesome cast aluminum relief sculpture

This series will meet 2 times: Monday night Sept. 5 from 5pm-7pm and again on Sunday Sep. 11 during the Fall Arts Festival at JSP (anytime between 11am-6pm). Fun for all skill levels, no experience needed. All materials provided as part of the class…

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Fall Arts Festival

September 11, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
Fall Arts Festival at Josephine Sculpture Park

This event is free. Parking is $5 per car, truck, van, or even a bus!! This is an experiential arts festival – our focus is providing you, your friends and family with opportunities to make art or experience & watch demonstrations of exciting new…

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October 2016

Monday Makers Series – Wood Sculpture

October 3, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - October 24, 2016 @ 5:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$4 – $50
Kids Adventure Day at Josephine Sculpture Park

This series will meet 4 times: Monday nights Oct. 3, 10, 17 & 24 from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Come on out to drill, saw, glue, and sand to create your own sculpture out of wood. You will learn about other wood artists, experiment and learn about…

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Pokemon-Go Round-up Event

October 15, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10

Kentucky Harvest House will be holding a special Pokemon Go Round-Up event on Saturday, October 15 from 5-8 PM at Josephine Sculpture Park.  The cost of the event is $10 (payable at the gate), and all proceeds will go to the Kentucky Harvest House.…

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December 2016

Sculpture, Sparks & Spirits

December 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
You're Invited to experience JSP after DARK!

Join us for a special night under the stars at JSP, Friday, Dec. 2 from 5pm-10pm. This is a family friendly FUNdraiser to support JSP in the GoodGiving Challenge and it is a FREE event! Please dress warm, as most activities are outside and…

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January 2017

Night Sky Tour

January 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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February 2017

Night Sky Tour

February 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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March 2017

Night Sky Tour

March 4, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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Monday Makers Series: Drawing with Color

March 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$4 – $50
Monday Makers Series at Josephine Sculpture Park with Jody Jaques

Meet at JSP on Monday nights (4 each month) to explore hands-on art making! Each month features a new theme ranging from color, materials, sculptors, styles, content and more! These intro level workshops are great for ages 8 to adult & require no previous…

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Pokemon Roundup

March 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10

Kentucky Harvest House will be holding a special Pokemon Go Round-Up event on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 4-7 PM at the Josephine Sculpture Park.  The cost of the event is $10 (payable at the gate), and all proceeds will go to the Kentucky Harvest House.…

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April 2017

Night Sky Tour

April 1, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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Mindful Nature Photography Workshop

April 8, 2017 @ 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
register for JSP workshop

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop - April 8 from 1-4pm Age groups: for Teens and Adults Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera as…

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FREE Monday Makers Series: Making Sculpture Work

April 10, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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FREE this month!
Monday Makers at Josephine Sculpture Park

Meet at JSP on Monday nights (4 each month) to explore hands-on art making! Each month features a new theme ranging from color, materials, sculptors, styles, content and more! These intro level workshops are great for ages 8 to adult & require no previous…

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FREE Monday Makers Series: Making Sculpture Work

April 17, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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FREE this month!
Monday Makers at Josephine Sculpture Park

Meet at JSP on Monday nights (4 each month) to explore hands-on art making! Each month features a new theme ranging from color, materials, sculptors, styles, content and more! These intro level workshops are great for ages 8 to adult & require no previous…

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International Sculpture Day FREE WORKSHOP

April 24, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Celebrate with us!

Celebrate International Sculpture Day with us at JSP! This is an event held worldwide on April 24th each year to further the International Sculpture Center's mission of advancing the creation and understanding of sculpture and its unique, vital contribution to society. Join a FREE Sculpture Making…

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Peter & the Wolf PB&J Concert

April 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
LexPhil at Josephine Sculpture Park

Lexington Philharmonic’s Peanut Butter & Jelly Concerts are the perfect first-concert experience for your little listeners! Join LexPhil in the JSP ARTBARN for an engaging half-hour concert, followed by time for play and discovery at the Instrument Petting Zoo and, of course, PB&J sandwiches! JSP artists will conduct a…

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May 2017

Monday Makers Series: Slugs, Bugs & Natural Found Objects

May 1, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$4 – $50
Monday Makers Series at Josephine Sculpture Park

Meet at JSP on Monday nights (4 each month) to explore hands-on art making! Each month features a new theme ranging from color, materials, sculptors, styles, content and more! These intro level workshops are great for ages 8 to adult & require no previous…

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Mindful Nature Photography Workshop

May 13, 2017 @ 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
register for JSP workshop

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop - May 13 from 1-4pm Age groups: for Teens and Adults Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera as…

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Night Sky Tour

May 27, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 11:55 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

Rain date: May 20 event has been rescheduled to May 27 due to the yucky forecast. See you next Saturday!! You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out.…

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June 2017

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop

June 10, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
register for JSP workshop

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop - June 10 from 5-8pm Age groups: for Teens and Adults Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera…

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Sculpture Camp June 12-15

June 12, 2017 @ 10:00 am - June 15, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$100
Visiting artist Chakaia Booker

Dates: June 12-15 from 10am-12pm 2 age group levels: all abilities welcome, no experience needed Little Sculptors: entering 2nd grade - 5th grade Big Sculptors: entering 6th grade - 12th grade Description: Ever wanted to know more about the Sculptors of Josephine Sculpture Park?…

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Yoga in the park

June 12, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
yoga at Josephine Sculpture Park

Join us for a relaxing hour of yoga in the beauty of JSP; the perfect place where your *kiddos can explore the park while you explore your yoga practice in nature. All levels welcome. Please bring your own mat or blanket if you have…

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SoundScape!

June 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:55 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
SoundScape at JSP

Explore the park... after dark!   June 16 from 6pm-midnight An evening of sculpture, sparks and spirits to support JSP! This is a FREE event for the whole family featuring live music, activities, food & drinks and a donation station! This event is sponsored by…

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Circle of Pride

June 19, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Phyllis Free at Josephine Sculpture Park

Join our Circle of Pride event sponsored by PFLAG Frankfort on Monday June 19th at Josephine Sculpture Park 6-9. Food available or bring your own picnic, music, guest artist Phyllis Free, drum circle (bring your own or we'll have plenty of extras), The Kentucky…

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July 2017

Night Sky Tour

July 1, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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Mindful Nature Photography Workshop

July 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
register for JSP workshop

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop -July 8 from 5-8pm Age groups: for Teens and Adults Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera as…

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Scott Ross – visiting artist

July 19, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - July 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Bower by Scott Ross at Josephine Sculpture Park

Scott Ross will be returning to JSP to construct a new sculpture which will be installed in River View Park as part of the Arts20 exhibit. Stop by to see this large work being built at JSP. Scott's visit is made possible by a…

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Festival to Rock Democracy with Ben Sollee and Jordon Ellis

July 28, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$29
Rockin' for Democracy!

Please join us for a rocking evening with Ben Sollee and Jordon Ellis at Josephine Sculpture Park. Proceeds support the grassroots organizing work of the Kentucky Democratic Party. A homemade BBQ dinner is available for purchase at the event. To skip the line, include it in…

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Night Sky Tour

July 29, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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August 2017

Night Sky Tour

August 26, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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September 2017

Fall Arts Festival featuring Chakaia Booker

September 10, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
Fall Arts Festival at Josephine Sculpture Park

This event is free. Parking is $5 per car, truck, van, or even a bus!! This is an experiential arts festival – our focus is providing you, your friends and family with opportunities to make art or experience & watch demonstrations of exciting new…

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Chakaia Booker artist talk at The Grand Theatre

September 11, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Brick House in progress by Chakaia Booker

Join us for an inspiring evening of images and ideas presented by Chakaia Booker, followed by a question and answer session and a reception. This is a free event, open to the public and is supported by a grant from the National Endowment for…

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Night Sky Tour

September 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to register, just come on out. Handouts will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You may…

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October 2017

Mindful Nature Photography Workshop – October

October 14, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$50
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Mindful Nature Photography Workshop – October 14 from 4:30-7:30pm Age groups: for Teens and Adults Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera as…

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November 2017

Night Sky Tour

November 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Night Sky Tour at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don’t want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There’s no need to register, just come on out. Expert guidance will be provided to help you identify all the magic you’ll see through the large telescopes provided. You…

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December 2017

DJ Dance Party to benefit JSP!

December 9, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe, 235 W Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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donation only
JSP is the place to be!

Join us for a spectacular night of dancing at the Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe featuring DJ Hi-Definition Saturday, Dec. 9 from 6-11:30pm. This is a family friendly FUNdraiser to support JSP in the GoodGiving Challenge. Donations accepted at the door. Kentucky Coffeetree Cafe will donate 10%…

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Paint like van Gogh

December 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Painting with a Twist, 2573 Richmond Rd, Ste 385
Lexington, KY 40509 United States
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$45
Paint like Van Gogh

Join us at Painting with a Twist in Lexington for some great family FUN that supports JSP at the same time! We will be "Painting with a Purpose" and 50% of your registration will support JSP Kids Make Arts Workshops! This is a double canvas,…

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KECU Music Stage at Josephine Sculpture Park

JSP GiveBIG Friday!

December 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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JSP GiveBIG FRIDAY is this Friday, DEC. 29 from 8am-6pm! Your donation will be DOUBLED & will help JSP WIN $5000!! Donations this Friday will help us win an additional $1000! Mark your calendars!! Tell your friends!! Just $10 supports JSP in the BIGGEST…

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January 2018

Night Sky Tour Jan.

January 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Night Sky Tours at Josephine Sculpture Park

Looks like the clouds are rolling in for the night, so we will reconvene the Night Sky Tour on FEB. 24, see you all then! You don't want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price. There's no need to…

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February 2018

Night Sky Tour Feb.

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
$10
Night Sky Tours at Josephine Sculpture Park

Unfortunately, due to the continued rain and cloudy skies, we have to cancel the Night Sky Tour in Feb. Please plan to join us Mar. 24 for March MOON MADNESS!!   You don’t want to miss this! Explore the night sky with guidance from…

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March 2018

Night Sky Tour March MOON Madness

March 31 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Night Sky Tours at Josephine Sculpture Park

DATE CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER: NOW MARCH 31 You don’t want to miss this! March MOON Madness includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that trace the history of our exploration of the Moon. Then, explore the night sky with guidance from Dan Price…

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April 2018

ReForest Frankfort at JSP – NOW APRIL 14

April 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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ReForest Frankfort 2018 at Josephine Sculpture Park

Frankfort's annual Reforestation event. Fun for the whole family. Please be prepared to have fun digging in the dirt and bring a shovel if you have one. Enjoy visiting with vendors, live music, tree planting and take home a tree of your own for…

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Night Sky Tour

April 21 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Night Sky Tours at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don’t want to miss this! April MOON Madness includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that trace the history of our exploration of the Moon. Then, explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, outside through our large…

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STEAM Festival & International Sculpture Day!

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
STEAM at Josephine Sculpture Park

Celebrate International Sculpture Day at the STEAM Festival at JSP! On Saturday, April 28, 2018 the world will join in celebration of sculpture during the 4th annual International Sculpture Day, or IS Day.  With artists, organizations and institutions worldwide expected to celebrate the day…

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May 2018

Kids Adventure Day presented by KECU

May 19 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
YOur donation support JSP art and nature programs, thank you!

Explore JSP in a whole new way at the KECU Kids Adventure Day! A free day of FUN for the whole family. Free Activities Live entertainment Pony rides Petting zoo Rolling arcade Face painting Games and prizes Sculpture scavenger hunts Snocones and popcorn Giveaways…

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Night Sky Tour Jupiter

May 19 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Jupiter exploration at Josephine Sculpture Park

Jupiter: from Galileo to Juno You don’t want to miss this! Includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that explore Jupiter, starting at 8:30. Observation begins at 9pm. Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, outside through our…

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June 2018

SoundScape Music Festival

June 9 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
SoundScape music fest at Josephine Sculpture Park

An evening of sculpture, sparks and spirits to support JSP! This is a free event for the whole family featuring live music, activities, food & drinks and a donation station! This event is sponsored by Kentucky Employees Credit Union and West Sixth Brewing. This is…

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Jeffest at Josephine

June 23 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Ben Sollee and Jordon Ellis at Jeffest at Josephine

Stirfry Musette Presents: Musicians for Jeff (5- 6:15) Jeri K. and Nat (6:15 - 7:30) Ben Sollee and Jordon Ellis (7:30-9:00) Native Invaders (9-10) Lions of Mercury (10-11) IT’S A MUSIC PARTY FOR JEFF!  (All Jeff’s get in FREE!!) In late 2017, Jeff Ellis suffered…

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July 2018

Miguel Angel Velit Artist Talk, Exhibition & Dinner

July 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Miguel Angel Velit at Josephine Sculpture Park

Join us for dinner and an artist talk with Miguel! The artist talk and exhibition are FREE and begin at 7:30! Artist in Residence, Miguel Angel Velit is living and working at JSP through July 11. Originally from Lima, Peru he has exhibited sculpture, paintings…

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Blacksmith Hammer In

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
blacksmithing hammer in at Josephine Sculpture Park

Saturday July 28: Josephine Sculpture Park will be hosting a Blacksmith hammer in. Enjoy demonstrations by several different smiths, gain hands on experience at the forge, explore tool and craft sales, win door prizes and participate in the hammer throwing competition! Amazing Gracie's Food Truck…

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Night Sky Tour RESCHEDULED

July 28 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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star clusters at Josephine Sculpture Park

RESCHEDULED for July 28! You don’t want to miss this! Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, through our large telescopes.  You may even capture a photo of the moon through a telescope on your smart phone!  JSP…

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August 2018

Peyton Scott Russell Artist Talk

August 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Peyton Scott Russell artist talk at Grand Theatre

Meet 2018 Fall Arts Festival guest artist, Peyton Scott Russell during his artist talk at The Grand Theatre in historic downtown Frankfort. This is a FREE event! Dinner will follow at Mi Fiesta, join us there if you'd like. Russell will show images of…

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Nature Photography Workshop

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Free
Nature Photography Workshop at Josephine Sculpture Park

¨ Learn to create beautiful nature photos with your smartphone or digital camera. ¨ Taught by JSP artist in residence, Lucy Azubuike. ¨ Class meets 4 Tuesdays in August from 10-11am (Aug. 7,14,21,28) ¨ Limited to 15 participants ¨ Meet at Senior Activity Center for transportation at 9:45am ¨ Or…

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Night Sky Tour Saturn

August 18 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Saturn at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don’t want to miss this! Includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that explore Saturn, starting at 8:30. Observation begins at 9pm. Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, outside through our large telescopes.  You may even…

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September 2018

Fall Arts Festival

September 9 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$5
KECU Music Stage at Josephine Sculpture Park

Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 11am-6pm Featuring guest artist Peyton Scott Russell This event is rain or shine, so get your boots on and come on out for a wonderful day of creative fun! This event is free. Parking is $5 per car, truck,…

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Night Sky Tour

September 15 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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galaxy at Josephine Sculpture Park

You don’t want to miss this! Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, through our large telescopes.  You may even capture a photo of the moon through a telescope on your smart phone!  JSP is now part of…

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Tie Dye Workshop

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Tie Dye Workshop at Josephine Sculpture Park

SUNDAY Sep. 16 2pm-4pm $10 workshop fee includes your choice of a tshirt, tote bag or onesie to dye, all supplies and personal instruction. additional items may be purchased at the workshop for $10 each All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an…

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October 2018

Tie Dye Workshop

October 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10

SUNDAY Oct. 7 2pm-4pm $10 workshop fee (pre-pay or pay at event) Includes your choice of a tshirt, tote bag or onesie to dye, all supplies and personal instruction. Additional items may be purchased at the workshop for $10 each. All ages welcome, children…

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Lucy Azubuike Artist Talk, Exhibition and Dinner

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10
Lucy Azubuike at Josephine Sculpture Park

**DINNER RESERVATION DEADLINE EXTENDED** Purchase your dinner ticket by tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 11 at 5 PM.   Join us for dinner and an artist talk with Lucy! The artist talk and exhibition are FREE and begin at 7:30! Dinner is just $10 and starts at 6:30.…

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Night Sky Tour Mars

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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Mars at Josephine Sculpture Park - Getty image

You don’t want to miss this! Includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that explore Mars, starting at 7:30. Observation begins at 8pm. Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, outside through our large telescopes.  You may even…

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November 2018

Tie Dye Workshop + Art Trail

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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$10

Saturday, Nov 3 (Rain or Shine inside the Art Barn)  1-4 pm Join us at Josephine Sculpture Park as part of the Art Trail and tie dye your own shirt, tote or onesie! $10 workshop fee (pre-pay or pay at event) Includes your choice of a…

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Night Sky Tour: Mars Exploration

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Josephine Sculpture Park, 3355 Lawrenceburg Rd
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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You don’t want to miss this! Includes multimedia presentations in the Art Barn that explore Mars, starting at 6pm. Observation begins at 7pm. Explore the night sky with expert guidance from Dan Price, NASA Solar System Ambassador, outside through our large telescopes. You may…

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JSP 7 Days of Giving - GoodGiving Challenge Week

JSP 7 Days of Giving

November 27 @ 9:00 am - December 3 @ 11:59 pm

Please donate to JSP online November 27 - December 3 Your online donations during this one special week of JSP 7 Days of Giving will support art and nature programs. Join in the fun at 7 locations in downtown Frankfort (see schedule of locations…

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