Calendar

Mar
28
Sat
Steam Works Exhibit @ Cynthia Bickey Art Gallery
Mar 28 – Apr 26 all-day

Steam Works Exhibit at the Cynthia Bickey Gallery. Open Wednesday through Saturday from 11am to 5pm.

Apr
1
Wed
Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine Open for Season @ Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine
Apr 1 – Nov 1 all-day

The Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine opens April 1st for the 2014 season (closes Nov 1).  Operating hours are from 10am to 6pm with last tour departing at 5:30pm.  Special arrangements can be made for group tours.  Adults $20, Children $12, Seniors $15, Military $14.  Group Tour rates available.

Apr
19
Sun
Sundays @ Two @ Tamarack - The Best of West Virginia
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am

Every Sunday at 2pm there is music, live music and it is free to attend.  Tamarack hosts all types of musicians playing all types of music.  Check their website events page for who will be performing. There is no admission fee for any Sunday @ Two performance. Tickets are required due to limited seating and are available after 10 a.m. on the morning of the performance at the Information Desk.

36th Annual International Dinner @ Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The YMCA International Dinner features multicultural cuisine from around the world prepared by community volunteers, local restaurants and Y staff and members who host food tables in a buffet style setting. All proceeds benefit the Y’s Open Doors Income-Based Membership Program, which annually provides over $150,000 to families and children in need to help them obtain memberships to the Y and access to our programs and services regardless of their economic situation, and the YMCA International Fund which helps provide support to Ys in other countries.

Apr
21
Tue
Vivace @ Woodrow Wilson High School Auditorium
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Vivace (pronounced vi-va-chay) is a modern and thrilling combination of four unique and exceptional pop and classical singers. Based primarily out of Vancouver, Melody Courage, Tiffany Desrosiers, Marc Devigne and DJ Calhoun first merged their talents in 2010 performing at the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games.

Apr
25
Sat
Healthy Kids Day @ The YMCA of Southern WV
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Healthy Kids Day is the nation’s largest health day for children and families. Y’s across the country host and celebrate this day dedicated to promoting education, activities and experiences that teach good health and foster connections through fitness, sports, fun and shared interests, so youth and families in 10,000 communities achieve greater health and well-being for their spirit, mind and body.

Souper Saturday Art Walk @ Uptown Beckley
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The 5th annual ‘Souper’ Saturday in uptown Beckley.  The event features soup tasting, art exhibits, music and activities. Tickets for soup tasting will be sold at booths located on Neville & Main Streets during the event (between 4 pm and 6 pm).  For $5.00, attendees will receive four soup sample tickets, a Peoples’ Choice voting coin, and a prize passport.

Apr
26
Sun
Earth Day – “It’s your world” Go for the Green! @ Woodrow Wilson High School Track
Apr 26 all-day

This 4th annual event features both 5K and 10K runs, a 5K walk, a festival and an Elementary School Fun Run.  There will be lot of booths and activities throughout the day. Registration begins at 10am.

Sundays @ Two @ Tamarack - The Best of West Virginia
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am

Every Sunday at 2pm there is music, live music and it is free to attend.  Tamarack hosts all types of musicians playing all types of music.  Check their website events page for who will be performing. There is no admission fee for any Sunday @ Two performance. Tickets are required due to limited seating and are available after 10 a.m. on the morning of the performance at the Information Desk.

May
2
Sat
5K Run for Arts Education @ Woodrow Wilson High School Field
May 2 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am

5K Run and Family Fun Run with arts activities for the whole family. 5K starts at 8:30 am. 5K is $25 for pre-registered runners and $30 day of. Fun run is free.  Proceeds benefit WV Dance Company’s arts education program that reaches thousands of WV children each year.