Tag archive for ‘Culture Center’
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...

Grave Creek Mound
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...

By Mountain Messenger On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

2014 West Virginia State Dance Festival sign-up deadline January 7

Directors from dance companies and schools across West Virginia are invited to enroll students in the West Virginia Division of Culture and History’s 2014 statewide dance festival. Directors have until Jan. 7 More...

By Mountain Messenger On Saturday, October 26th, 2013

Wanted: Yearbooks for State Archives

The State Archives and History Section of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History is expanding its collection of yearbooks from West Virginia colleges and universities, high schools, middle and junior More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, October 25th, 2013

Wanted: Yearbooks for State Archives

The State Archives and History Section of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History is expanding its collection of yearbooks from West Virginia colleges and universities, high schools, middle and junior More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, September 20th, 2013

Art exhibit featuring WV painters, sculptors, photographers, glass artisans, potters opens September 22 at Culture Center

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will open a special sesquicentennial art exhibit at the Culture Center in Charleston featuring West Virginia painters, sculptors, photographers, glass artisans and More...