LIVING IN MORGAN COUNTY
Museum of the Berkeley Springs - Exhibits celebrating history and geology of springs. Special history events. Located on the second floor of the Roman Bath House in Berkeley Springs State Park. open daily Memorial-Labor Days, weekends only Sept -May.
Morgan Arts Council (MAC) offers programs based in the Ice House art & community center. Programs range from concerts, art workshops, craft studio tours, professional art shows, storytellers, theater, writing seminars, video festivals and more. Contact: 304-258-2300 or online at: macicehouse.org
Berkeley Springs Community Choir - Sing ancient and classical music fostered by sacred entities. Weekly rehearsals and seasonal concerts. Professional musical director. 304-258-7792
Delectable Mountain Quilters meet regularly to learn from each other. May is Quilt month with the annual Quilt Show at the Ice House; Yard Square Quilts hanging in offices and businesses throughout town and are auctioned on Memorial Day weekend. Contact: 304-258-8119 or online at delectablemountainsquiltguild.com/
Morgan Community Concert Band More than 30 local musicians perform in seasonal concerts. Weekly practice. Experienced conductor. 304-258-3139
Libraries: Morgan County Public Library - 105 Congress Street. Books, periodicals, Internet access and special childrens' programs. Hours: Sunday closed; Monday, Thursday & Friday 9-6; Tuesday 9-8 and Wednesday & Saturday 9-Noon. 304-258-3350 or online at: mocolibrary.com There is also a library in Paw Paw will similar offerings. Hours: Monday 12-5; Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9-12 and 1-5; Thursday 11-2 and 3-7; Saturday 8-12; closed Sunday. 304-947-7013 or online at: pawpawpubliclibrary.com
Morgan County Historical & Geneological Society -
Local records, microfilm newspapers and volunteer assistance for geneology searches. Located at Morgan County Public Library in Berkeley Springs. Contact: 304-258-0181
There is a vibrant local music scene with almost weekly performances at Fairfax Coffee House and Earth Dog Cafe. Panorama at the Peak often features music during Sunday brunch and Ambrae House has music on their outdoor deck. The Troubadour has music on most Saturday nights as well as being the location for the WV Country Music Hall of Fame.
Star Theatre A vintage mom and pop neighborhood movie house where films have been shown since 1928. First-run films every weekend year 'round. 304-258-1404
For a calendar of arts & culture activities check berkeleysprings.com or call 800-447- 8797.