CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- "For Love" chorale concert
The Charleston Gay Men's Chorale and Covenant House will present a special "For Love" benefit concert at 4 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Culture Center, state Capitol complex.
A portion of the proceeds from "For Love" will help Covenant House provide nutritional support for persons living with HIV/AIDS and to provide free, rapid HIV testing.
The music is dedicated to the memory of George L. Bartlett, aka Elizabeth, a longtime Charleston resident whose family Covenant House helped to reunite in 2009. Bartlett died earlier this year at the age of 59. Her sisters will attend the event.
Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased online at forloveconcert.eventbrite.com or by calling 304-344-8053, ext. 22. For more information, contact Billy Burdette at 304-380-5779 or charlestongaymenschor...@gmail.com.
Maple Hills Farm art fair
SPENCER -- Tamarack Foundation is holding an art fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct.5 at Maple Hills Farm, 929 Charleston Road, Spencer. Suzanne and David Freshwater, owners of the farm, are hosts for the day of art, music and food celebration.
Artisan vendors from the region will have demonstrations and handmade products for sale. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Sherri Walker at the Tamarack Foundation by calling 304-926-3770 or email she...@tamarackfoundation.org.
Mountain Weavers Guild
The Mountain Weavers Guild's annual exhibit at the Mountain State Forest Festival features antique, vintage and modern spinning wheels, 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, noon to 9 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday Oct. 2-5.
Members of the guild will demonstrate weaving, spinning, basketry and needle felting. A selection of member-made items will be for sale.
The exhibit is downstairs at the Elkins-Randolph County Library. Within walking distance are a photography exhibit, juried art exhibit, juried craft show and numerous other exhibits and activities. For additional information, contact Joan Terry at 304-637-3020 or farmers...@msn.com.
Greenbrier fine art week