Tag archive for ‘Culture Center’
By admin On Friday, May 1st, 2015

Archives and History Library to present Lecture ‘Outlaws in West Virginia War, Whiskey and Wonder – and Not a Robin Hood in Sight’ on May 5

Dr. Melissa Sartore will present “Outlaws in West Virginia: War, Whiskey and Wonder – and not a Robin Hood in Sight” on Tuesday, May 5, in the Archives and History Library at the Culture Center, State More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Greenbrier East High School student to represent WV at Poetry Out Loud Contest in Washington, DC, April 28-29

Greenbrier East High School’s Neely Seams will represent West Virginia at the Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest in Washington, DC, on Apr. 28-29. Seams won the state competition hosted by the West Virginia More...

By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Lewisburg historian receives recognition

By David Esteppe The sponsors of West Virginia History Day at the Legislature, along with the West Virginia Archives and History Commission, have announced that JoLynn Ball of Lewisburg will be one of 33 people More...

By admin On Friday, February 13th, 2015

‘West Virginians Answering the Call’ new exhibition opens at Culture Center

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will unveil a new exhibition, West Virginians Answering the Call, with an opening reception from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 13, at the Culture Center, State More...

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...

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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...