Tag archive for ‘Culture Center’
The Bob Thompson Unit will present their annual holiday concert, Joy to the World, on Sunday, Dec. 14 at The Asylum in Lewisburg
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Asylum and Casasanta bring some swing to the holidays with the Bob Thompson Unit

By Sarah Mansheim On Sunday, Dec. 14, The Asylum in downtown Lewisburg will present its first live music event, celebrating the season with Bob Thompson’s Joy to the World annual holiday concert. The jazz concert, More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Four Lewisburg residents honored at Governors’ Arts Awards Ceremony

In celebrating some of West Virginia’s best artists and art supporters, the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards ceremony, held at the Culture Center in Charleston on Mar. 13, included the Arts in Education Award; the More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 14th, 2014

26 students to compete in WV Poetry Out Loud Competition March 14-15

Twenty-six students from across West Virginia will recite poems by Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson and others during the 2014 state Poetry Out Loud competition set for Mar. 14-15 at the Culture Center More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 7th, 2014

2014 Quilt and Wall Hanging Juried Exhibition entries deadline set

vero1234 / Pixabay The West Virginia Division of Culture and History invites all West Virginia quilters to enter the 2014 Quilt and Wall Hanging Exhibition. Entries for the 2014 quilt exhibition will be accepted More...

History Bowl
By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

Schedule set for 5th Annual WV History Bowl competition

The dates are set for the 5th annual West Virginia History Bowl Competitions. Sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, all eighth grade history buffs are invited to showcase their knowledge More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 31st, 2014

February Highlights at Culture Center, Grave Creek Mound and West Virginia Independence Hall

Two Archives Lectures, History Day, Arts Day at the Capitol, kids’ activities, a film and Fossil ID Day, and a Celtic concert are among the West Virginia Division of Culture and History’s lineup of special events More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Nominations sought for Governor’s Arts Awards

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History and the West Virginia Commission on the Arts are seeking nominations for the 2014 Governor’s Arts Awards, which honor exceptional artists and arts organizations More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 20th, 2013

Culture Center to present free Holiday movies December 26-28

Top off the holiday season with a visit to the West Virginia State Museum. And three days of children’s activities and family movies that will air Dec. 26-28 on the big screen of the Norman L. Fagan West Virginia More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, December 20th, 2013

New Culture Center exhibit featuring 51 railroad photos by J.J. Young Jr. on display through January

A new exhibit at the Culture Center in Charleston features a collection of photographs taken by a Wheeling native whose passion for trains began as a toddler when he would pull himself up on the window sill of his More...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

State Historic Preservation Office publishes 13-month calendar

The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History has published “Historic Recreation,” a 13-month calendar highlighting the Mountain State’s sports and recreation More...