Tag archive for ‘Culture Center’
By Mountain Messenger On Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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State’s Annual Vandalia Gathering set for May 27-29 in Charleston

On Memorial Day weekend, May 27-29, the Culture Center and State Capitol grounds will set the stage for the 40th annual Vandalia Gathering – the state’s annual celebration of the traditional arts, music, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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WV Division of Culture offers quilt workshop

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History is offering a quilt workshop with Priscilla Godfrey, National Quilting Association (NQA) certified judge, on Friday, May 6, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Culture Center, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, April 17th, 2016
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Heroes Wanted – Nominate a local hero in honor of National Volunteer Week

West Virginians are encouraged to pay-it-forward this National Volunteer week by nominating a local hero for a Governor’s Service Award. The Governor’s Service Awards, the state’s most prestigious volunteer More...

By Mountain Messenger On Sunday, April 17th, 2016
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‘The Published Works of Huey Perry’ to be discussed April 21 in Archives and History Library

Huey Perry, a nationally recognized native of Gilbert, Mingo County, will discuss his published works in the Archives and History Library at the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex in Charleston, on Thursday, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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WVSOM professor honored as Professor of the Year finalist

A West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine professor was announced as a finalist as the Faculty Merit Foundation of West Virginia’s Professor of the Year. WVSOM clinical science Professor Jill D. Cochran, More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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Area students compete in WV Poetry Out Loud

Two Greenbrier County students are be among the 38 students from across West Virginia will recite poems by Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, C.K. Williams, Charleston native Rita Mae Reese, and many others during More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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Entry deadline set for Quilts and Wall Hangings Juried Exhibition

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History invites West Virginia quilters to enter the annual Quilts and Wall Hangings Juried Exhibition. This year’s exhibition will open Friday, May 27, with an awards More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 15th, 2016
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West Virginia Division of Culture and History installs new quilt exhibit at Culture Center

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History has installed a new quilt exhibit in the Great Hall of the Culture Center. “The State Museum Quilt Collection” features 30 quilts dating from the 1950s to the More...

By Mountain Messenger On Monday, February 1st, 2016
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Secretary of State’s Office open Saturday for candidate filing

As the candidate filing period for the 2016 election draws to a close, Secretary of State Natalie E. Tennant is letting West Virginians know that the Secretary of State’s Office will have extended hours this weekend More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 1st, 2016
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Directed public access at WV State Capitol begins January 8

Starting Jan. 8, all visitors to the West Virginia State Capitol building must enter through a screening checkpoint, the Division of Protective Services has announced. The main public access point for the State More...