Events for this column must be submitted to the Advocate by noon Tuesday to be in the Thursday newspaper. Call (859) 236-2551, ext. 135, with complete information, including hours and admission price, or e-mail email@example.com.
“Images of Paint Lick,” opening reception, 5:30-7 p.m. Feb. 7, Paint Lick Community Arts Center. Dulcimer music provided by Adrian Dotson and friends. Refreshments served. Free. Information: (859) 925-2741.
Tony Mills and Rhyme for Reason, 8 p.m.-midnight Friday and Saturday, Mae Johnson’s White Barn, Waynesburg. Cost: $5. Pool room opens at 7 p.m. Information: (606) 365-3417.
Live country music by Kentucky Strangers, 7-10 p.m. every Friday night, The Barn, 345 Buster Pike, Burgin. Cost: $8. Food served at 6 p.m.; doors open at 5 p.m. Information: Tommy Hurst, (859) 748-9689.
Broken Dreams, beginning at 8 p.m. Friday; and The Suitcases, beginning at 8 p.m. Saturday, 303W, 303 W. Main St. Information: (859) 236-2159.
Acoustic Jam, 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, Masonic Lodge at North Fourth and Smith streets; use Smith Street entrance. Information: (859) 236-4861.
Open mic, 7-10 p.m. every Friday through April, First Southern Community Arts Center, Stanford. Information: (207) 239-4766.
Spring Soiree Social Dance, sponsored by Community Arts Center, 6-8 p.m. Feb. 10, Danville Independent Methodist Church. Lesson, 6 p.m.; open dance, 7 p.m. Free for first-timers; $5 for regulars.
Square dance, 7-10 p.m. Feb. 16, Harrodsburg Baptist Christian Activities Center, 150 Chiles St., Harrodsburg. Line dancing included between tips. Caller: Samuel Mestel. Cost: $5.
Contra Dance, with caller Darlene Underwood and band DaNada, 8-11 p.m. Saturday, ArtsPlace, 161 N. Mill St., Lexington. Beginner lesson: 7:30-8 p.m. Cost: $8/adults, $5/students and first-timers. Information: 859-552-5433 or http://ltda.ws/.
“Why Mosquitoes Buzz,” based on the African folk tale, 2 p.m. Feb. 2-3, 7 p.m. Feb. 2, Lexington Children’s Theatre Main Stage, 418 W. Short St., Lexington. Cost: $14/adults, $12/children. Information: (859) 254-4546. Website: www.lctonstage.org.
“Showtime at First Baptist,” Feb. 8-10 and 15-17, West T. Hill Community Theatre. Showtimes: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $12. Tickets: (859) 319-0205 or tickets.westthill.com.
Bluegrass Mystery Dinner Theatre, Friday, Equus Run Vineyard, Midway. Wine tastings, for $3, begin at 6:15 p.m.; show begins at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $48 plus tax; includes three-course meal and show. Reservations: (859) 846-9463.