Calendar of Events

Young Birders Walk

West Virginia Botanic Garden

May 29, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

It's never too early to become a birder! This walk will introduce children of all ages and their parents to the wonder and joy of birds and bird watching. Bring binoculars and a bird guide if you have them. This walk is offered in conjunction with the Avian Conservation Center's Young Birders Club and will be led by ACCA Director Katie Fallon. All ages. Free. Register online at www.wvbg.org...

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28th Annual Blue & Gray Reunion

Philippi downtown

Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

A weekend commemorating the First Land Battle of the Civil War fought June 3, 1861 in Philippi, VA...family friendly events including reenactments, skirmishes, Confederate and Union camps open to the public, Grand and Horse and Buggy Parades, Community Choir Concert, Kids' Day/Walking History, live entertainment, visit with Gen. Stonewall Jackson, Chili CookOff, 5K race, kayak and SUP...

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28th Annual Blue & Gray Reunion

Philippi downtown

Jun 01, 2017 - Jun 04, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

A weekend commemorating the First Land Battle of the Civil War fought June 3, 1861 in Philippi, VA...family friendly events including reenactments, skirmishes, Confederate and Union camps open to the public, Grand and Horse and Buggy Parades, Community Choir Concert, Kids' Day/Walking History, live entertainment, visit with Gen. Stonewall Jackson, Chili CookOff, 5K race, kayak and SUP...

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Bluegrass Preserves

Audrey's Restaurant

Jun 01, 2017 - Nov 16, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Thursday.

Live music by the Bluegrass Preserves every Thursday Night from 7-9 PM at Audrey's Restaurant in Buckhannon! Several years ago Lewis Anderson, at the time a county deputy, began the first bluegrass gathering at the county jail. From there over a period of a few years it moved around. From the jailhouse it moved to Lester Kendrick's music store on main street, to an industrial building...

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Morning Yoga in the Garden

West Virginia Botanic Garden

Jun 02, 2017 - Sep 01, 2017 @ 9:30 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Friday of April, May, June, July, August and September.

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity of the garden setting provides the perfect environment to stretch, strengthen, center, breathe, and relax. All skill levels are welcome. Bring a yoga mat, water, sunscreen, sunglasses, and small hand towel. $12/class for WVBG members; $15 for non-members....

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Festival Fridays

Jawbone Park

Jun 02, 2017 - Sep 08, 2017 @ 5:00 PM

This event occurs weekly, on Friday.

Buckhannon is the 'place to be' on Friday nights all summer long and into the fall. Every Friday from June through September, people from all over the state can come to enjoy music, entertainment, demonstrations, food, West Virginia-grown produce, and handmade products. Children's activities will range from face painting to learning to juggle. Some of the items for sale will include...

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Natural Water Systems of the WVBG

West Virginia Botanic Garden

Jun 04, 2017 @ 01:00 PM

Led by Janet Paladino, Director of Environmental Science at Waynesburg University, this class will explore the physical, chemical and biological parameters of the surface waters of the Botanic Garden, and how the water is impacted by the surrounding watershed. Bring your wellies and your magnifying glasses if you have them, and be prepared to get wet! Most appropriate for adults. Free....

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Friday Family Walks

West Virginia Botanic Garden

Jun 09, 2017 - Nov 10, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the second Friday of March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November.

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the second Friday of each month for a short story followed by a walk around the Garden. This easy, casual walk is a great way for children and their caretakers to get outside and enjoy nature and the company of others. The trail will accommodate “off road” strollers. All ages. Register online at www.wvbg.org * Registration for free programs is...

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Spring Bird Walk

West Virginia Botanic Garden

Jun 10, 2017 @ 07:30 AM

Join local birder LeJay Graffious on an early morning bird walk. We will be birding by eye and ear to search in the bushes and boughs for our feathered friends. Bring binoculars if you have them. All ages. Free. Please Register online at www.wvbg.org by Friday, June 9th.

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Beginners Guide to Plant Identification

West Virginia Botanic Garden

Jun 11, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

On this walk with Research Botanist Cindy Huebner, participants will be introduced to the basics of plant identification and learn to identify several plant species with a focus on trees and shrubs. The walk will be followed by a short slide presentation reviewing what was seen in the field. Most appropriate for adults and older children. Free. Register online at www.wvbg.org by Friday, June...

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