West Virginia Glass in the Spotlight at the State Museum

The West Virginia State Museum will highlight West Virginia’s rich history of glass production in the Archives and History Library at the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex, in Charleston. The program is free and open to the public.

The State Museum houses a multitude of glass pieces with the work of more than 175 glass companies and craftsmen. Chief Curator James R. Mitchel will provide a video tour of the collection.

Advance registration for the workshop is not required, but is encouraged. To register, contact Robert Taylor, archives library manager, at 304-558-0230, Ext. 163, or by email at Bobby.L.Taylor@wv.gov.

The seminar will be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12. The Archives and History Library is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday through Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday. The library is closed on Sunday.