We are Creating Cultural Connections

Welcome to the Arts & Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County WV website. Learn more about our organization and upcoming events and activities here. The Voice (newsletter) was posted on 03/03/2011.

In 2008, AHA commissioned the development of a Cultural Plan Cultural Plan  which has become part of the Jefferson County Comprehensive Plan, and serves as a road map to the cultural life in our community. To read this document, click on . Also see the article in the AHA Voice Spring 2008

Upcoming events

Links for the Cultural Life - NEW

Jefferson County invites you to enjoy enjoy our rich heritage and a cultural life that is full to overflowing. Meet an astonishing range of creative talent in the arts, dance, music, theater, fine art and folk art. Special events take place every weekend. Visit artists’ studios, galleries, and museums, view indy films or see live stage productions. The arts and humanities play a dynamic role in our community. To find links to arts and historical organizations and events, click on the Cultural Links in the side bar.


Meetings are held at 7:00pm, usually the 3rd Monday of every month at the Fire Hall Gallery in Charles Town. 

Mission Statement

The mission of AHA is:

  • to preserve the rich history and culture of Jefferson County,
  • to encourage creative opportunity for all its citizens,
  • to facilitate communication between those involved in the arts and humanities and the community at large, and
  • to assist cultural groups and individuals in educational and developmental efforts.



Click here to Division of Culture and History

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Arts and Humanities Alliance  •  P.O. Box 2051  •  Shepherdstown, WV 25443  •