Articles Archive for August 2011
6th September 2011 (12:00 PM to 2:00 PM)
Sara Hacala, author of “Saving Civility”
Politeness and respectful behavior is vanishing from our world today. Sara Hacala — a certified etiquette and protocol consultant, is trying to counter that by offering guidance that goes beyond hollow displays of manners and etiquette.
10th September 2011 (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
Bob Baber, author of “Pure Orange Sunshine”
“Pure Orange Sunshine” is a collection of true-to-life snippets from prison, back in the tumultuous days of the early 1970s.
17th September 2011 (1:00 PM to 3:00 …
Title: Taste of Home Cooking ShowLocation: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301Link out: Click hereDescription: Drop your whisks, grab your friends, and join us for a day of fun at the Taste Of Home Cooking School Show, presented live at the Charleston Civic Center in the Little Theater September 17, 2011 at 2:00pm.
During this interactive two-hour event, you’ll watch top culinary expert, Cheryl Cohen demonstrate ten new recipes you can easily recreate in your home. Everyone will go home with a goodie bag and new recipe ideas. …
Title: Capitol Conference Center Symphonic SeriesLocation: Capitol Center Theatre 123 Summers St., Charleston, WVLink out: Click hereDescription: Mahler 1: Titan
September 16 & 17, 2011, 8:00 p.m.
Domenico Codispoti, piano
W.A. Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D major
Sponsored in part by: BrickStreet Insurance
Guest artist appearance made possible by: DiTrapano, Barrett & DiPiero, PLLC
Start Date: 2011-09-16End Date: 2011-09-17
Title: Labor Day Concert at Haddad Location: Riverfront Park The Schoenbaum Stage at Haddad Riverfront ParkLink out: Click hereDescription: September 4, 2011, 8:00 p.m.
The Schoenbaum Stage at Haddad Riverfront Park
Free and open to the Public
Sponsored in part by: the City of Charleston.Date: 2011-09-04
Title: WV GamesLocation: 600 Kanawha Boulevard, Charleston, WVLink out: Click hereDescription: The Charleston Convention &Visitors Bureau is proud to present the third annual West Virginia Games, Sept. 2-3, 2011. WV Games is the largest collection of sanctioned sports and sporting events in the state, and is becoming the Labor Day event for the community and out-of-state visitors.
“If you’re staying close to home or want to visit Charleston during Labor Day weekend, WV Games will offer many opportunities to participate as well as many family-friendly activities,” said CVB President/CEO …
Title: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edeward AlbeeLocation: Capitol Center Theatre 123 Summers St., Charleston, WVLink out: Click hereDescription: September 2, 2011 – 7:30 PM
George, a professor at a small college, and his wife, Martha, have just returned home, drunk from a Saturday night party. Martha announces, amidst general profanity, that she has invited a young couple—an opportunistic new professor at the college and his shatteringly naïve new bride—to stop by for a nightcap. When they arrive the charade begins. The drinks flow and suddenly inhibitions melt. It becomes …
Charleston Fashion Week is accepting applications for the 2012 Emerging Designer Competition: East.
Taking place from 20th to 24th March 2012, the competition is open to residents of Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.
The 2012 Emerging Designer Competition; East will showcase fall collections from 20 aspiring semifinalists. Fashion experts will select the designers to move on to Saturday’s evening finale and the chance to walk away …
Title: Chemical Valley RollergirlsLocation: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301 Link out: Click hereDescription: Chemical Valley Rollergirls
Charleston Civic Center Coliseum
September 10, 2011
Tickets on sale Tuesday, August 16, 2011 @ 10:00am at the Charleston Civic Center Box Office, ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster at 1.800.745.3000.
Adults advance tickets = $12.00
Day of show adults = $15.00
Children 6 – 12 years = $5.00
Children under 6 = FREE
Title: Charleston Distance Run Pasta PartyLocation: 200 Civic Center Drive, Charleston, WV 25301 Link out: Click hereDescription: 15 MILE, 3-PERSON 15 MILE RELAY, 5K, Walks of 5K & 10K
and the Children’s Fun Run (Fun Run on Friday evening, 9/2/2011)
Friday, September 2, 2011(at Charleston Civic Center):
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm Final Registration
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Frontier Pasta Party
6:25 pm Childrens Fun Run
Saturday September 3, 2011 (at WV Capitol):
7:30 am Start of 15 Mile Race, 5K race, 5K & 10K walks
(at University of Charleston Stadium/Laidley Field):
8:30 am – …