Tag archive for ‘Culture Center’
By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Six sites to host traveling exhibit on life, legacy of Robert C. Byrd

The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education is announcing six new sites in early 2017 for its traveling exhibit, “Robert C. Byrd:  Senator, Statesman, West Virginian.” “This new year More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Culture Center to unveil USS West Virginia Exhibit

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will open a special exhibition to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The exhibit will honor the USS West Virginia and feature artifacts More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Governor and First Lady invite WV artists to create Christmas tree ornaments

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin and First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin invite West Virginia artists of all ages to create and submit ornaments to be displayed at the Governor’s Mansion during the 2016 holiday season as part More...

By Peggy MacKenzie On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Poetry Out Loud state champion to perform at National Book Festival in DC

Neely Seams, a freshman at Marshall University, has been chosen to recite two poems at the National Book Festival in Washington, DC, Saturday, Sept. 24. She will recite “Passing” by Toi Derricotte and “Degrees More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Letters About Literature writing contest underway

The West Virginia Center for the Book, an affiliate of the National Center for the Book in the Library of Congress, has launched its annual letter writing competition for students in grade 4 through 12 – Letters More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Poetry Out Loud registration deadline set for December 1

The 2017 West Virginia Poetry Out Loud state competition registration deadline is set for Dec. 1. All West Virginia public and private high schools and homeschool associations are encouraged to participate in the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Traveling Exhibit on Life, Legacy of Robert C. Byrd opens in Lewisburg

The Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education will open its traveling exhibit, Robert C. Byrd: Senator, Statesman, West Virginian, with a reception from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2, at More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, August 26th, 2016
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Historic preservation survey and planning grants available

The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History is accepting applications for historic preservation survey and planning grants. Applications must be postmarked More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, June 19th, 2016
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Main Street Ronceverte awards announced

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin joined more than 150 volunteers and officials from city, county and state government on May 31, at the Culture Center on the State Capitol Complex for “Spotlight on Main Street,” the Main More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, June 19th, 2016
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West Virginia Day celebration to be held at the Culture Center

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will celebrate West Virginia Day with activities at the Culture Center in Charleston on Monday, June 20. The Culture Center opens at 9 a.m., and all events are free More...