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Spring Events at the Folklife Center
March 31 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
One event on March 31, 2023 at 5:00 pm
One event on April 6, 2023 at 6:00 pm
One event on April 14, 2023 at 7:00 pm
One event on April 16, 2023 at 2:00 pm
The Frank & Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center is hosting a series of workshops, concerts, and events this spring.
The Folklife Center’s Spring 2023 event schedule is as follows:
- Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m., the Folklife Center presents Dr. Travis Stimeling and Mary Linscheid, who will share their lecture titled “Gravestones, Cemetery Plants, and the Upper Mon Valley Deathscape.”
- Friday, March 31, at 5 p.m., the Folklife Center hosts Kestrel’s Celebration.
- Thursday, April 6, at 6 p.m., the Folklife Center hosts Master Gardner Emily Reitz and her workshop “The 10 Herbs You Should Know.”
- Friday, April 14, the West Virginia Storytelling Guild presents their spring concert at the Folklife Center, which is titled “Tadpole Tales: We are Hatchin’ and Hoppin.’”
- Sunday, April 16, at 2 p.m., the Folklife Center hosts award-winning flatfoot dancer Lou Maiuri. Mr. Mairuri will provide a demonstration and flatfoot lesson along with the Kennedy Barn String Band.
All events are free except the April 14 event, which is free for students (with student ID) and a $10 suggestion donation for community members. In addition to events, the Folklife Center is open to visitors from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday.