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Arthurdale CoOp Store Farmers Market, Every Thursday Noon-4pm

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You can now purchase all your healthy needs for the week at our new Farmers Market! It will be running throughout the summer, so stop by the Esso Gas Station each week to see what fresh new items you can add to your menu. The CoOp store will also be open for your shopping pleasure. Hope to see you there!

United Way Volunteers Pitch in to Help Arthurdale Heritage

Front Row (left to right): Helen Nikirk, United Way coordinator Martha White. Back Row (left to right): Nick Taylor, Chris Hudson II, Brandon Hudson, Chris Hudson Not Pictured: Lora Quince

Volunteers from the United Way of Monongalia and Preston Counties rolled up their sleeves to help Arthurdale Heritage (AHI). It was all part of the United Way’s Day of Caring. Six United Way volunteers from WesBanco’s Kingwood branch and Allegheny Energy’s Albright Power Station teamed up with AHI volunteers to clean and organize storage facilities at its Center Hall Complex.

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Ice Cream Social: Join us for an afternoon of Family Fun, August 28!

Bring the kids and join in the fun at the annual Arthurdale Ice Cream Social and Community Fun Day, Saturday, Aug. 28. from 4-7 p.m.

Some of the highlights of the event*:

  • Community “anything on wheels” parade where participants decorate anything on wheels and join in the procession from M Road to the Center Hall. Register here: Anything on Wheels Parade
  • Great food featuring Roger Day’s Special Sloppy Joes and ice cream (of course!)
  • Pie contest! Participants can enter their homemade pie in the contest and we’ll serve up samples for judges to vote on. (email ahi@arthurdaleheritage.org to enter your pie!)
  • Contests such as ice cream eating contest, bubble gum blowing contest, cake walk.
  • Games like horseshoes, musical chairs,  dime toss, bean bag toss, fish pond, etc.

*Note that the details of the activities may change.

NDF 2010 Photos

FDR and Eleanor

FDR and Eleanor

Many many thanks to Maria Af Rolén for taking these wonderful photos of the New Deal Festival. Maria is a professional photographer based in Morgantown, WV. She volunteered her services for the NDF and got some beautiful shots!

FDR and Eleanor

FDR and Eleanor

FDR and Eleanor

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FDR (Bill Donogan) at the 2010 New Deal Festival

FDR (Bill Donogan) at the 2010 New Deal Festival

FDR (Bill Donogan) at the 2010 New Deal Festival – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Stained Glass by David Houser

Stained Glass by David Houser

Stained Glass by David Houser – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper) at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper) at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper) at the 2010 New Deal Festival – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show at the 2010 New Deal Festival – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Kid's Area at E-15 Homestead

Kid’s Area at E-15 Homestead

Kid’s Area at E-15 Homestead – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Dan Baker Trio at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Dan Baker Trio at the 2010 New Deal Festival

Dan Baker Trio at the 2010 New Deal Festival – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Elsie Clapp (Linda Donogan) (right) and friend (left)

Elsie Clapp (Linda Donogan) (right) and friend (left)

Elsie Clapp (Linda Donogan) (right) and friend (left) – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Face Painting

Face Painting

Face Painting – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper)

Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper)

Eleanor Roosevelt (Patty Cooper) – Taken by Maria af Rolen – All rights reserved

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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New Deal Festival Hayride

New Deal Festival Hayride

New Deal Festival Hayride

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Verena Mullins of Charleston, WV in period dress

Verena Mullins of Charleston, WV in period dress

Verena Mullins of Charleston, WV in period dress

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FDR (Bill Donogan) and Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes)

FDR (Bill Donogan) and Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes)

FDR (Bill Donogan) and Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes)

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David Houser demonstrates stained glass making

David Houser demonstrates stained glass making

David Houser demonstrates stained glass making

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Center Hall banner

Center Hall banner

Center Hall banner

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Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes) assists FDR (Bill Donogan)

Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes) assists FDR (Bill Donogan)

Josephus Daniels (Jim Barnes) assists FDR (Bill Donogan)

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P.U.R.R. kitten

P.U.R.R. kitten

P.U.R.R. kitten

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Horse-drawn wagon tours

Horse-drawn wagon tours

Horse-drawn wagon tours

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Volunteer Button

Volunteer Button

Volunteer Button

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Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show

Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show

Antique Car, Truck and Tractor Show

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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Arts and Crafts vendors

Arts and Crafts vendors

Arts and Crafts vendors

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Arts and Crafts vendors

Arts and Crafts vendors

Arts and Crafts vendors

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Hay ride

Hay ride

Hay ride

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Hay ride

Hay ride

Hay ride

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Fiber guild

Fiber guild

Fiber guild

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Horse-Drawn Wagon tours

Horse-Drawn Wagon tours

Horse-Drawn Wagon tours

Taken by Maria af Rolen
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