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Your Next Romantic Getaway is in Almost Heaven

With its pristine natural beauty, picturesque mountainous terrain and unique small towns, West Virginia has plenty of amazing locations for

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for this weekly an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us

Drum Circle

Drumming isn’t just a fun activity. Drumming is a link to healing for the body, soul and Earth. Join us

Our Guide to Spending 48 Hours in Morgantown, WV

Spend a weekend in Morgantown and find yourself right in the heart of Mountaineer Country. Home to West Virginia University,

Cody’s Restaurant

Aaron Lewis and the Stateliners at Clarksburg Amphitheater

Friday, June 1, 2022: The Clarksburg AMP is excited to present Aaron Lewis as their first concert of their Summer

5 Weekend Getaways To Take In 2022

The colder months in Almost Heaven are some of the best times to explore quaint mountain towns and their charming

Dinger Derby Baseball Tournament

Dinger Derby Baseball Tournament will be back in West Virginia in May 2022. Guest room discounts for this event are

Road Trips from Pittsburgh: Mountaineer Country

The Mountaineer Country Region of West Virginia is a lively and beautiful area filled with scenic attractions, fine dining, ample

Fourth Annual Hops On The Mon

What do you get when you combine a first-class beer festival with live music, great food, friendly competition, and a

Come Home to Clarksburg: West Virginia Birthday Bash

Join the Clarksburg Visitor’s Buerau at the Harrison County Courthouse Plaza for West Virginia’s Birthday Bash. Performances will feature History

Come Home to Clarkburg

West Virginia native and winner of America’s Got Talent, Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. will be the featured artist at the

2021 Doddridge County Fair

Take a stroll through horticulture, arts, and crafts exhibits. Enjoy the variety of family-style entertainment at the EQT Main Stage,

Forest Therapy Walk

Charlie Yuill, a certified nature and forest therapy guide, invites you to participate in “Shinrin-yoku,” or “Forest Bathing” which refers

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Pollination Power

Pollinating insects (and sometimes bats and birds) play an important role in nature and agriculture. They also help our home

Friday Family walk

Join a WVBG Educator on the first Friday of each month from April to September for a short story followed

Photographing Nature’s Minature Marvels

The beauty of nature can be found everywhere, including the smallest scenes. However, the simple, intricate beauty and designs found

Botanic Garden Observations: Field Journaling

Learn to draw near and far with Kellie Cole, architect and field educator, at the WVBG. Look at nature up

Forest Therapy Walk

Join Charlie Yuill, a certified nature and forest therapy guide, invites you to participate in “Shinrin-yoku,” or “Forest Bathing” at

Forest Therapy Walk

Join Charlie Yuill, a certified nature and forest therapy guide, invites you to participate in “Shinrin-yoku,” or “Forest Bathing” at

Medicinal Plant Walk

Join Clinical Herbalist and WVU adjunct instructor Heather Wetzel and WVU professor Dr. Jim Anderson for an easy medicinal plant

Friday Family Walk

Join a WVBG Educator on the first Friday of each month from April to September for a short story followed

Be A Rock Artist: Rock Painting for Kids

Be a rock artist! Learn about the rock-painting trend. Paint rocks to keep or to drop in your community, spread

Friday Family Walk

Join a WVBG Educator on the first Friday of each month from April to September for a short story followed

Spring Bird Walk

Join local birder Derek Courtney as we bird by eye and ear in the many habitats of the WVBG. Bring

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join the West Virginia Botanic Garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join the West Virginia Botanic Garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join the West Virginia Botanic Garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join the West Virginia Botanic Garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as

Black Gold: Home Composting Basics

Small-scale composting is a great way to keep a variety of household wastes out of the landfill, but how to

Teaching Garden Workshop

Please join Laura VanHorn and AmeriCorps and VISTA members from North Elementary School as they share different methods of incorporating

Cast Pewter Ornament Workshop

In this workshop hosted by the West Virginia Botanic Garden, participants will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the

Salamander Walk

The Appalachian mountains are a global hotspot for salamander biodiversity and West Virginia alone has 35 species of salamanders. Join

Grow Ahead: Starting Seeds Indoors

Learn how to germinate seeds and raise seedlings indoors that you can later transplant into your spring garden at the

Community Coalition for Social Justice – Main Street Morgantown 15th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Celebration: West Virginia Civil Rights Leaders

The Community Coalition for Social Justice invites everyone to explore the theme of “West Virginia Civil Rights Leaders” on Monday,

Rock Painting for Kids

Be a rock artist! Learn about the rock-painting trend. Paint rocks to keep or to drop in your community, spread

Drawing Flowers in Graphite

Join artist/illustrator Linda S. Gribko to learn to draw expressive and realistic flowers using simple graphite drawing techniques. You’ll learn

Finding Highlights: Positive Living Skills Workshop

Learning to have a positive perspective and finding what gives us joy every day is key for a positive and

Insect Walk

Join Sue Olcott, West Virginia Division of Natural Resources wildlife diversity biologist, as we go in search of winged wonders.

Close to Home: Climate Change Impacts at WVBG

Most people know that the consequences of climate change include rising oceans, hungry polar bears, and massive wildfires, but do

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Friday Family Walk

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the first Friday of each month for a short story followed by a

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Friday Family Walk

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the first Friday of each month for a short story followed by a

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Nature Photography for Teens

Look beyond the smartphone and learn how to take photos with a real digital camera (cameras provided or bring your

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Friday Family Walk

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the first Friday of each month for a short story followed by a

Morning Yoga in the Garden

Join yoga instructor Heidi Sherwin to connect with nature, rejuvenate energy, and experience relaxation through yoga. The beauty and serenity

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Takeout Dinner and a Movie Ideas

Whether you’re looking for stay-at-home date night ideas or just need inspiration for delivery, takeout or curbside pick-up, these pairings

10 must-see stops on your virtual family road trip

Discover West Virginia on a virtual road trip and hop online for a tour of museums, historic sites and remote

WV Themed Crafts To Do With Your Kids: Turn Simple Rocks into Works of Art

Painting rocks is a fun activity for kids of all ages. It’s a simple way to get outside and use

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

BOTANIC GARDEN OBSERVATIONS: FIELD JOURNALING*

Learn to draw near and far with Kellie Cole, architect and field educator, at the WVBG. Look at nature up

Friday Family Walk

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the first Friday of each month for a short story followed by a

Outdoor Portrait Photography

Would you like to learn how to take amazing outdoor portraits of your family and friends? Learn the basics with

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Tour of the West Virginia Botanic Garden

Celebrate National Public Gardens Day with a free one-hour site tour led by Executive Director Philip Smith. Learn about the

Pulp & Plants: Homemade Papermaking

When we think of paper, the image that appears is bleached, mass produced, and unrecognizable from the plants that went

Rock Painting for Kids

Be a rock artist! Learn about the rock-painting trend. Paint rocks to keep or to drop in your community, spread

Friday Family Walk

Join WVBG Education Director Erin Smaldone on the first Friday of each month for a short story followed by a

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Top 5 Places to Breathe In That Fresh Mountain Air

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Discover a newfound adventure in the outdoors. Find wide open spaces to

Discover the natural wonder of Almost Heaven at these destinations

Exploring new and beautiful places is always an incredible adventure. Home to some of the most impressive parks and public

March Events You Won’t Want to Miss

It’s official, spring is right around the corner. Indulge in some springtime cheer and check out these unique events from

Cheers to Spring! Check Out These 5 Almost Heaven Breweries

1. Big Timber Brewing Company Elkins With a name that pays homage to the surrounding forests and the industry that

Easy Home Composting

Small-scale composting is a great way to keep a variety of household wastes out of the landfill, but how to

Build Your Own Container Garden

Celebrate Earth Day at the WVBG by constructing your very own container garden to take home. Join gardeners Miranda Talkington

Nature Art Creating Patterns

Led by professional interior designer and artist Shari Lynn Bennett, we will start with a quick slide show of custom

Salamander Walk

The Appalachian mountains are a global hotspot for salamander biodiversity and West Virginia alone has 35 species of salamanders. Join

Spring Bird Walk

Join local birder Derek Courtney as we bird by eye and ear in the many habitats of the WVBG. Bring

Teaching Garden Workshop

Please join Natalie Webb and Laura VanHorn from North Elementary School as they share different methods of incorporating garden-based learning

Wood Relief Art Workshop

Using found and recycled wood, participants will construct small (8 x 10-inch) mixed media relief tiles using cordless drills (provided).

Grow Ahead Starting Seeds Indoors

Learn how to germinate seeds and raise seedlings indoors that you can later transplant into your spring garden. WVU Professor

Operation Bluebird

Beautiful eastern bluebirds are cavity nesting birds, but are often out competed for nesting sites by house sparrows or starlings.

Evening Yoga in the Garden

Join us in the garden for an all-levels vinyasa flow class incorporating the inspirations of nature surrounding us as we

Everything You Need for a Valentine’s Date Night In

This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday. Instead of hustling around to get ready to go out on the

WV Fishing, Hunting & Outdoor Sports Show

Come join us at Mylan Park for the 19th Annual West Virginia Fishing, Hunting & Outdoor Sports Show. Over 53,000

Irish Road Bowling

Bowling begins at 1:00 p.m. About Irish Road Bowling Irish Road Bowling is primarily played in County Armagh in Northern

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