Featured Event: Appalachian Music & Poetry

Featured Event: Appalachian Music & Poetry

This week we are featuring a night of Appalachian music and poetry at The Arts Center in Elkins. This is your last opportunity to join them in celebrating National Poetry Month! Poet Laureate of WV, Marc Harshman will be at The Arts Center, along with Doug Van Gundy. The cost of the event is $10; seniors and students are $5. Event details at http://www.madwv.com/event/appalachian-music-poetry-week-4/

While I listen
they sing
over and over
echoing —
a thousand tiny, throaty bells
tuned each to the other
with non-stop stuttering –
so many, so close,
and yet not one
to be seen
where they sing
and sing
in the green dark
of spring.

March Peepers, Marc Harshman

About Mountain Arts District

The Mountain Arts District is a place, a network, a resource for artists, and on-line, it is a directory for all people and events in our mountain counties. Its purpose it to promote the unique arts and culture of north central West Virginia, spanning the counties of Barbour, Pocahontas, Randolph, Taylor, Tucker, and Upshur. MAD was formed by a collective group of volunteers to strengthen the arts economy, establish the area as an arts destination for tourists, and increase the development of public arts. Join us!