Eleanor Roosevelt's Little Village, Arthurdale, WV

Latest News

Subscribe RSS or Email

Deck the Halls & Craft Show November 14 and 15

Santa with giftsCome to our wine & cheese opening on the 14th from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. to check out a great variety of donated wreaths, creative ornaments and other decorations, the Arthurdale Craft Shop’s special items, and the Craft Show’s many gift choices in the Center Hall.

The 15th is family day from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. See all the joyous decorations and craft items for your home and holiday giving. Bring along the family to make ornaments with our happy elves. Weather permitting, there will be hayrides and a small petting zoo too.


Plan Your Event or Meeting at the Unique Historic Center Hall

Summer meeting and event rentals for Arthurdale Heritage’s historic Center Hall are now being scheduled for weekday/weekend use. Discounted rates for weekday use are offered. Capacity is 100 for a meal service (with on-site catering kitchen) and larger for meetings. Call the office at 304-864-3959 or check here for availability.

Picture of the Center Hall

Arthurdale’s Historic Center Hall

Great Gifts for Last Minute Shopping

This Saturday, December 21 is the last open house of the season for our wonderful Craft Shop. Eleanor Roosevelt thought it was a good place to get Christmas presents and we do, too! In fact, we’d be happy to open it up for you anytime this week that you want to drop by, just stop by the office and ask!

‘Deck the Halls’ Holiday Event

Deck the Halls

Join our holiday fundraising celebration on Friday and Saturday, December 6 – 7. Beautifully decorated trees, wreaths, ornaments, etc. – some handmade, some vintage, some classic – are offered to you to enhance your home. Thanks to our friends and businesses for the beautiful donations.

Enjoy the reception Friday evening with friends. Return with the kids on Saturday for some family fun!

Deck the Halls Schedule

Friday Dec. 6 from 5 to 8pm
Wine & Cheese Reception

  • Decorations are for sale & bid in the stone Administration Building and in the Forge.
  • Craft Shop is open

Saturday Dec. 7 from noon to 4pm
Family Day

  • Elves help children make cinnamon ornaments
  • Hay rides (weather permitting)
  • Last chance to buy a lovely decoration
  • Craft Shop is open

The Craft Shop’s unique and unusual gifts for everyone on your list:

  • Pottery
  • Treenware
  • Baby afghans & sweaters
  • WV glass
  • Cookbooks
  • Stained Glass
  • Marion Eiermann’s local landmarks art
  • Mary Walker candies
  • Soaps
  • Lotions
  • Arthurdale Christmas cards
  • Jams & jellies
  • Antique & retro jewelry
  • Baskets
  • Hand knit scarves
  • Arthurdale Cats Meows

Dec 3 1936
I visited the craft shop and bought some Christmas presents…. Eleanor Roosevelt

See the craft shop’s holiday hours.