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Wheeling Heritage Launches Remote Worker InitiativePress Release | Wheeling, WV | April 6, 2021
Wheeling Heritage’s 25th Annual Celtic Celebration is Going VirtualPress Release | Wheeling, WV | February 24, 2021
Wheeling Heritage Awards 34 COVID-19 Grants to Wheeling Small BusinessesPress Release | Wheeling, WV | February 18, 2021
Wheeling Heritage Announces Small Business COVID Support GrantPress Release | Wheeling, WV | January 28, 2021
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January 2019

Show of Hands

January 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Show of Hands is a community-supported crowd-funding event. Community members are presented with projects that would positively impact Wheeling and vote on the project they want to support with donations from the door and generous support of our community partners. HOW SHOW OF HANDS WORKS: Attendees make a donation of at least $5 for a vote. Four pre-selected proposals for projects that benefit the community are presented.  Attendees cast their vote for the project they want to help fund. The project with…

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February 2019

Exhibit Opening: Hip-Hop, A Black Tie Affair

February 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Wheeling Heritage will host an opening reception for Hip Hop: A Black Tie Affair, on Feb. 1, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street. The exhibit will feature more than a dozen artists displaying photos, graffiti, and mixed-media pieces, as well as a video featuring area hip-hop artists performing a capella. The project, a partnership between the YWCA Wheeling and Wheeling Heritage, seeks to break down stereotypes and assumptions. The exhibit will run until Friday,…

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March 2019

Wheeling Celtic Celebration

March 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Featuring live continuous entertainment, a Celtic marketplace, children's activity area, and authentic Celtic foods.

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April 2019

Exhibit Opening: Jes Reger’s A Walk Through Wheeling

April 4, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Join us Thursday, April 4, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for the opening reception of "A Walk Through Wheeling," works by Jes Reger. Her watercolor pieces are based on architecture throughout Wheeling. If you can't make it to the reception, be sure to stop by and browse the show. It will run through April 25, on the third floor of the Wheeling Artisan Center. Gallery Hours: Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. ‐ 5 p.m.

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May 2019

Show of Hands

May 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Show of Hands is a community-supported crowd-funding event. Community members are presented with projects that would positively impact Wheeling and vote on the project they want to support with donations from the door and generous support of our community partners. HOW SHOW OF HANDS WORKS: Attendees make a donation of at least $5 for a vote. Four pre-selected proposals for projects that benefit the community are presented.  Attendees cast their vote for the project they want to help fund. The project with…

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June 2019

Wheeling Heritage 25th Anniversary Celebration

June 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Capitol Theatre, 1015 Main Street
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Please join Wheeling Heritage for our 25th Anniversary Celebration at the Capitol Theatre in downtown Wheeling on Thursday, June 13. The evening will include drinks and appetizers, meet & greet with community partners and Wheeling Heritage staff, special music and presentations. Tickets are $50.00 per person. Please RSVP by June 6th.

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October 2019

Show of Hands

October 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 23, 2019 at 6:00pm

Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Show of Hands is a community-supported crowd-funding event. Community members are presented with projects that would positively impact Wheeling and vote on the project they want to support with donations from the door and generous support of our community partners. HOW SHOW OF HANDS WORKS: Attendees make a donation of at least $5 for a vote. Four pre-selected proposals for projects that benefit the community are presented.  Attendees cast their vote for the project they want to help fund. The project with…

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December 2019

Handmade Holiday

December 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, 3rd Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003 United States
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Handmade Holiday is a new event that invites shoppers to buy local, shop small and discover one-of-a-kind gifts for the holiday season. The event will take place Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main Street, Wheeling.  Inspired by the independent craft fair movement throughout the country, Handmade Holiday strives to establish a marketplace of unique and creative handmade goods that support local artists and increases awareness about handmade, locally produced craft goods and…

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March 2020

Wheeling Celtic Celebration

March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 8:30 pm

Join us for the 24th Wheeling Celtic Celebration! This year's event will feature educational opportunities, as well as Celtic music, food and drinks! Agenda: 10 - 11 a.m. – Panel Discussion on Celtic traditions. Breakfast Buffet provided. FREE. First floor. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. – Mini genealogy sessions with Jeanne Finstein from the Wheeling Genealogical Society. Second floor. 2-3 p.m. Whiskey tastings and discussion on the history of Irish whiskey. Second floor. Entertainment - Third floor - Admission $5…

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December 2020

The Art of Giving – Online Auction

December 4, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - December 7, 2020 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for Wheeling Heritage’s first online art auction. Your support will help us raise funds that are needed for Wheeling Heritage to continue its mission of being a catalyst for the revitalization of Wheeling, while also supporting our talented, local artists and makers. The auction will run from 12 pm EST on Friday, Dec. 4 until 8 pm on Monday, Dec. 7. Access to the online auction is free of cost. Visit https://wheelingheritage.org/artofgiving/ to register.

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