Highlands seeking performers

Published 10:23 am Tuesday, January 6, 2009

ASHLAND, Ky. — The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is now accepting entries for performers for Apollo Night 2009.

This event, in cooperation with the museum’s Black History Month celebration, will be at 7 p.m., Feb. 7, at the Paramount Arts Center in downtown Ashland.

There is an entry fee of $5 per act and those wishing to participate should fill out an entry form at the museum.

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Participants should register early as only the first 20 paid entries will be accepted. The last day to turn in a registration is at 5 p.m., Feb. 3.

Entry forms and a complete list of rules are available at the museum.

Housed in the former Parsons Department Store, the Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is located at 1620 Winchester Avenue. The museum is open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Admission is $5.50 for adults, $4.50 for children 2 and older and seniors.

Members and children under 2 are admitted free.

For more information, call (606) 329-8888, e-mail at highlandsmuseum@yahoo.com or visit our website at www.highlandsmuseum.com.