The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will host a week of brown
bag concerts on Dec. 6 through 10, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Cultural Center,
State Capitol Complex in Charleston. Music lovers are invited to bring a lunch
and enjoy the music in the Great Hall. The concerts, part of the Holly-loo-ya!
Holiday Celebration, are free and open to the public.
On Monday, Dec. 6, visitors can hear the folk tunes of John Ross at noon, and Dave McCormick’s folk and original music at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7 will feature the band Bonzer which specializes in acoustic roots, soul and ambient music. The rock and roll, blues and soul music of the Soul Doctors will enliven the Wednesday, Dec. 8 lunch hour. The Almost Heaven Chorus, a female four-part harmony choir, will be showcased on Thursday, Dec. 9, and rounding out the week of concerts is the bluegrass band, Front Page, on Friday, Dec. 10.
Visitors also can see the “Choo Choo . . . Trains!” exhibit with the Greater Kanawha County Model Railroad Club in the Balcony Gallery of the Cultural Center. The train exhibit will be on display from Dec. 4 - 12.
For more information about the Brown Bag Concert Series or the Holly-loo-ya! Holiday Celebration, call (304) 558-0162.
The West Virginia Division of Culture and History, an agency of the West Virginia Department of Education and the Arts, brings together the state’s past, present and future through programs and services in the areas of archives and history, the arts, historic preservation and museums. Visit the Division’s website at www.wvculture.org for more information about programs of the Division. The Division of Culture and History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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