Ballroom Dance classes offered

The Ballroom Dancers of Lewisburg, Chapter 6073 of USA Dance, (a nonprofit organization promoting the benefits of ballroom dancing) will be offering classes in ballroom dances. If you have ever wanted to learn how to Waltz, Fox Trot, Rumba, Swing, Cha Cha Cha or Tango, now is your chance starting on Monday, Oct. 6. Two levels of dance instruction will More...

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By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Celebrate Autumn splendor at Highland County’s Hands & Harvest Fall Foliage Festival

Highland County, “Virginia’s Switzerland”, invites visitors to celebrate a spectacular show of autumn colors in this rural community in the mountains of Virginia’s Western Highlands. The annual Hands and More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Tamarack’s upcoming events

When fall swings into high gear in West Virginia; Tamarack’s schedule also turns especially colorful. According to Events Director Kelly Elkins, September and October are especially hectic with holiday preparations More...

By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg – October 3

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, Oct. 3. Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg … live music, art events and tasty treats … all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Washington More...

Voices From the Dead at NorthHouse
By admin On Friday, September 26th, 2014

‘Voices from the Dead’ at North House

Join the Greenbrier Historical Society on October’s First Friday in Downtown Lewisburg, Oct. 3 for a night of haunted history at our “Voices from the Dead: Historic Tragedies” program. Visitors will stop to More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Wine, Beer, Music & Food Festival kicks off fall season

On Saturday, Sept. 20, New Language Art will host their 3rd Annual Wine, Beer, Food and Art Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Old Sulphur Springs Resort, Union. Salt Sulphur Springs Historic District is a national More...

Mark Plotkin in the field (Courtesy photo)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Amazon Conservation Team President to speak at GVT

Building on the success of last year’s speaking events, Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT) is excited to invite audiences once again to hear internationally known conservationist Mark Plotkin, Ph.D., share his experience More...

2014 Hidden History Photo Contest awarded Best in Show - Adult to Linda Treadway of Beckley for her image “Gospel Echoes Through Time.” Her entry shows the historic spirit of New Salem Baptist Church in Tams, WV.
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

2014 Hidden History Photo Contest exhibit at Tamarack

Explore the history of the local area through the lens of a camera! See an exhibit of the winning entries to the 2014 Hidden History Photo Contest at Tamarack this September. With 21 heritage-based images on display More...

Styled wigs for Tammy Wynette  (Photo courtesy of Greenbrier Valley Theatre)
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Whopping wigs for Wynette

Greenbrier Valley Theatre (GVT), the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia, continues the run of the musical biography of Tammy Wynette with “Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story.” The country star’s More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 5th, 2014

Carnegie Hall’s Fall Film Series

Carnegie Hall’s Fall Film Series begins with the showing of Ida on Monday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. From acclaimed director Pawel Pawlikowski (Last Resort, My Summer of Love) comes Ida, a moving and intimate drama about More...