Cultural Links

Here are links to sites with information about cultural organizations and happenings in and around Jefferson County. Links are for websites or e-mail addresses when available. Otherwise there is an address or contact name. Arts related links are first, and then SCROLL DOWN for the Humanities related links.

Links to Arts Organizations, Galleries, and Venues

Arts & Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County www.ahajc.org
The Arts Centre www.theartcentre.org
Bookend Poets Group email: geeleemce@aol.com
Bridge Gallery www.bridgegalleryandframing.com
Contemporary American Theater Festival www.catf.org
CraftWorks at Cool Spring www.craftworksatcoolspring.org/
Dickinson & Wait Craft Gallery www.shepherdstownvisitorscenter.com/
Down the Alley Gallery www.shepherdstownvisitorscenter.com
Friends of Music www.sufom.org
Full Circle Theater www.fullcircletheaterco.org/
Goose Route Arts Collaborative www.gooseroute.org
Heritage Craft Center of the Eastern Panhandle www.heritagecraftcenter.org

Jefferson County Photography Club www.jcpcwv.org

Mountain Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival www.jeffersoncountywvchamber.org/festival
New Hopewell Center for the Arts www.newhopewellcenterforthearts.com
O’ Hurley’s General Store Musical Events www.ohurley.com
Old Opera House Theater Company www.oldoperahouse.org
Opera House www.OperaHouseMovies.com
Over the Mountain Studio Tour www.studiotourwv.org
Performing Arts Series at Shepherd www.shepherd.edu/passweb/
Poetry Shaharazade's Tea Room email: redross44@yahoo.com16
Potomac Valley Audubon Society www.potomacaudubon.org/
RiverHouse Productions email: riverhousemusic@frontiernet.net
Shepherdstown Music & Dance www.smad.us
Shepherd University Department of Music www.shepherd.edu/musicweb
South Jefferson Public Library Arts & Music www.whitehousefarmwv.org/SJPL/ArtInLibrary.html
Upper Potomac Music Weekends www.upperpotomacmusic.info

Washington Street Gallery & Gift www.WStreetGallery.com

Links to Historical Organizations, Sites and Museums

LOCAL COMMISSIONS
Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Commission www.jeffersoncountyhlc.org/
Charles Town Historic Landmarks Commission www.charlestownwv.us/section.asp?section_id=40
Shepherdstown Landmarks Commission www.shepherdstown.us/Historic%20Landmarks/
Historic Shepherdstown Commission www.historicshepherdstown.com/
Harpers Ferry Historic Landmarks Commission www.harpersferrywv.us/landmarks/
Berkeley County Landmarks Commission www.bchs.org/

LOCAL SOCIETIES & ASSOCIATIONS
Jefferson County Historical Society www.jeffersonhistoricalwv.org
Jefferson County Black History Preservation Society www.jeffctywvblackhistory.org/
Carter G. Woodson Historical Association, P.O Box 1865, Shepherdstown, WV 25443.
Harpers Ferry Historical Association www.harpersferryhistory.org/
Harpers Ferry Foundation www.harpersferryfoundation.org/
Morgan County Historical & Genealogical Society
Berkeley County Historical Society www.bchs.org/

NATIONAL ORGANIZATION CHAPTERS
Bee Line Chapter, Daughters of American Rev.(Charles Town), Virginia D. Tabb,
Pack Horse Ford Chapter, DAR (Shepherdstown) www.wvdar.org/PackHorseFord/
Henry Kyd Douglas Camp, Sons of Confederate Veterans, George Tabb
Ye Towne of Bath Chapter, DAR (Berkeley Springs), Julia Linaweaver
William Henshaw Chapter, DAR (Martinsburg), Julia Gates
Shenandoah Valley Chapter, DAR (Martinsburg), Suzanne Horner,
Berkeley Border Guards Camp, SCV, Martinsburg, Don Silvius

OTHER PRIVATE & SEMI-PUBLIC ORGANIZATIONS
George Tyler Moore Center for Study of Civil War (Shepherd U) www.shepherd.edu/gtmcweb/cwcenter.htm
The Rumseian Society (Shepherdstown) www.jamesrumsey.org/
The Old Station at Shepherdstown, Inc. www.stationatshepherdstown.org/history.htm
Save the Charles Town Jail Committee www.savethejail.org/
Civil War Round Tables www.hometown.aol.com/gordonkwok/cwrtlist.html
Friends of Happy Retreat, Inc. www.happyretreat.org
Middleway Conservancy Association, Linda Fricke
Shepherdstown Battlefield Preservation Association www.battleofshepherdstown.org/
Duffields Station, Inc., Joseph Snyder
Sons of Confederate Veterans of Jefferson County, George Tabb
George Washington Heritage Trail www.washingtonheritagetrail.org/
Civil War Discovery Trail (Martinsburg) www.bchs.org/civilwar.html
Friends of the Shepherdstown Riverfront www.shepherdstownriverfront.org/
The Station at Shepherdstown www.stationatshepherdstown.org/about.htm

PUBLIC HISTORIC SITES and MUSEUMS
General Adam Stephen House www.museumsofwv.org/museum.cfm?Museum=64
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park www.nps.gov/hafe/
Jefferson County Museum (Charles Town) www.jeffctywvmuseum.org/
James Rumsey Steamboat Museum (Shepherdstown) www.historicshepherdstown.com/rumsey_boat.htm
Historic Shepherdstown Museum www.historicshepherdstown.com/museum.htm
Rumsey Monument and Cullison Park (Shepherdstown) www.lib.shepherdstown.wv.us/sin/rumsey.html
The Martinsburg Roundhouse www.martinsburgroundhouse.com/
Belle Boyd House Museum (Martinsburg) www.bchs.org/museums.html
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park www.nps.gov/choh/
Sons of Confederate Veterans Jefferson County Civil War Markers, George Tabb
National Register Historic Districts in Berkeley County (26) Berkeley County Historical Society
National Register Historic Properties and Districts in Jefferson County (87) Jefferson County Historic Landmarks Comm

 

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