Clay Center – Trains, Trees & Treasures

Title: Clay Center – Trains, Trees & Treasures
Location: Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences of West Virginia One Clay Square, Charleston, WV 25301
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Description: This annual family favorite takes place on Friday, Nov. 28 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests can get in on the fun with ornament making, holiday stories, a visit with Santa and more. Schedule: Ornament making ($2 per ornament)- 12pm to 4pm. Reindeer hats- 11am to 4pm. Special story time- 11:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Shivering Science Demo- 1pm, 2pm, 3pm. Visits with Santa- 12pm, 2pm, 4pm. Trains, Trees and Treasures exhibit- all day. From Nov. 28 – Dec.31, Trains, Trees & Treasures will showcase model railroads and train artifacts from the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Historical Society, the St. Albans C&O Depot Museum and noted collector Tom Clay. Among the items on display will be working train parts, authentic railroad uniforms, an original sign from the Charleston C&O Depot, and a complete collection of vintage Chessie calendars from 1934 through 1959. Trains, Trees & Treasures is sponsored by BB&T. Holly Day is sponsored by Shammaa Orthodontics. Please not that the Clay Center will offer additional holiday hours in December and will be open on Mondays and Tuesdays, Dec. 22, 23, 29, and 30 from 10am to 5pm. The galleries and box office will close early at 3pm on Wednesday, Dec. 24 and 31 and will be closed Thursday, Nov. 27 and Thursday, Dec. 25. All activities for Holly Day , with the exception of ornament-making workshops, are included with gallery admission, which is free for Clay Center members, $5.50 for children and $7 for adults.
Start Date: 2008-11-28
End Date: 2008-12-31