BECKLEY, W.Va. -- Tamarack welcomed visitor number 7 million on May 21. Roy and Marlene Powers of Elberton, Ga., received free dining and a $1,000 Tamarack gift certificate from West Virginia Secretary of Commerce Keith Burdette, Tamarack general manager Cheryl Hartley and West Virginia Tourism Commissioner Betty Carver.
The Best of West Virginia Juried Exhibition will open with a reception and awards ceremony, sponsored by Tamarack, the Tamarack Foundation and private donors, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. June 17. The exhibit runs through Aug. 18.
Upcoming live artist demonstrations can be seen from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the dates below:
June 10: Charlie Brown, wood turner; Pamela Gatens, fine art/painter.
June 15-16: Earl Gray, stone carver; Stephanie Danz, stained glass; Tatiana Rakhmanina, milliner.
June 17: Stephanie Danz, stained glass; Tatiana Rakhmanina, milliner.
June 22-24: Jeff Davis, painter; Marty Schearer, jewelry; V.E. Lilly, jewelry.
June 29-30: Andy Sheetz, woodworker/toys; Connie McColley, jewelry.
Tamarack: The Best of West Virginia, exit 45 off Interstate 77, Beckley. 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. daily. Contact www.tamarackwv.com or 888-262-7225.
Artist at WesBanco
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. -- WesBanco, 415 Market St., will display the artwork of Jean G. Farmer through June.
Farmer is a graduate of the University of Charleston, majoring in interior design.
She works in metal, mild steel, acrylic on canvas, mosaics and fiber.
Her exhibit may be viewed at the bank from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.
ETHEL will perform at 7:30 p.m. at Carnegie Hall. This performance is a ticketed event and tickets can be purchased at www.carnegiehallwv.org or at their box office.
Visit www.lewisburgliteraryfestival.com or call 800-833-2068.