Bus trip to NYC
PARKERSBURG, W.Va. -- A red-eye bus trip to New York City is scheduled for the weekend of Oct. 26-28.
The bus will depart from the south Parkersburg Kmart at 9 p.m. Oct. 26. The bus travels all night and arrives in New York at about 7 a.m. on Oct. 27 and departs again at 11:30 p.m. arriving back in Parkersburg on the morning of Oct. 28.
One seat on the bus costs $110. A $55 deposit is required with registration and the balance is to be paid no later than Sept. 15.
Details and registration forms can be obtained by contacting the trip coordinator R.J. Lowe by leaving a message at 304-488-7047 or emailing him at broadway_bobl...@yahoo.com (put "NYC Bus Trip" in the heading).
Tamarack road trip
BECKLEY, W.Va. -- The Tamarack Foundation is taking a WV Living magazine road trip Aug. 25 that begins with an 8 a.m. breakfast at Tamarack and travels by bus to Mercer County to tour mines, old houses and an art gallery. The return trip will take place by 9 p.m.
Tickets are $125 a person and $120 for each additional guest.
Each ticket includes breakfast and a cooking demonstration at Tamarack; tours of the Pocahontas Exhibition Mine and the historic mansions in Bramwell, with lunch at an old-fashioned soda shop in Bramwell; town and garden tours in Bluefield, a visit to Gary Bowling's House of Art in Bluefield, followed by a dinner reception at the Bluefield Arts Center.
Space is limited. RSVP by Aug. 20 to Nikki Bowman at 304-413-0104 or by email to edi...@wvlivingmagazine.com.