Calendar of Events

Check back regularly to see more detailed information. Our Craft Classes page has more info specifically about our classes.

Want to help teach a class, share a skill, or work an event? Call Jeanne at (304) 864-3959 or e-mail

 FALL 2016

>>> Fall Family Fun Fest<<<

Saturday, October 22  3 – 8 pm

Join AHI and celebrate an old fashioned fall on our historic grounds! There will be hay rides, pumpkin decorating, crafts and games for kids, face painting, s’more roasting, and spooky stories around a campfire! Have a chance to get some family photos with an autumn backdrop and enjoy a day with friends and family; maybe even pick up pumpkins to take home for pumpkin carving. Food will be available for purchase. Stay tuned for more information on admission price. All proceeds from the event will benefit Arthurdale Heritage.

>>> Weave a Basket in a Day! with Mary Mason <<<

Saturday, October 22 9 am

Come and join us Saturday, October 22 and learn to weave your own patriotic basket with Mary Mason! The festive basket includes holes on the ends so you can line it with a colorful bandanna! Don’t forget to bring your own sturdy scissors, a narrow screwdriver or ice pick, and hinged clothespins. Be sure to sign up before October 15 so that the reed can be ordered!

Cost is $60 for AHI members, $70 for others.

>>> AHI’s Annual Dinner <<<

Sunday, October 30

Join your old friends in the AHI family and maybe meet some new faces. The doors open at 4 for a social hour and dinner is served at 5. Have you returned your reservation form to the office? Reservations are needed by October 20th for a final headcount for the caterer. We can’t wait to see you there!

>>> Deck the Halls<<<

Saturday, November 5

check back for event times closer to the date

Visit historic Arthrudale and join in a holiday celebration and sale. Browse and buy vintage and handmade items including ornaments, wreaths, and decorated trees donated by friends of AHI and enjoy events for the whole family. Local artisans will be hosted in the annual Arts and Crafts show in Center Hall.

If you are interested in donating an item or sharing a few dollars to support the event, please contact us at the office for more details.

>>> Writing Workshop with Jo Ann Dadisman<<<

Five Tuesday evenings (probably 6pm!)

September 27 through October

Wanting to work on your writing but need some feedback? Jo Ann Dadisman will be back this fall to lead a series of five intensive writing sessions to help writers cultivate a collection of linked stories inspired by photos, songs, and much more. Assignments will be created by the writer’s group and facilitator. Bring an original piece of writing to get started with!

Cost is $70 for AHI members, $80 for others.

2016 Past Events:

  • Genealogy Class with Christy Venham
  • New Deal Festival
  • Turn Old Jewelry Into New with Amy Nedrow
  • Weave a Bean Pot Basket with Mary Mason
  • Beginning Paper Quilling Class with Reita Marks
  • Fly Fishing Class with Jack Bell
  • Arthurdale Community Yard Sale
  •  Elimination Raffle Dinner
  • Charm Lap Quilt with Judy Harder and Rhonda Braham
  • Writing Classes with Jo Ann Dadisman
  • Stained Glass Class with David Houser
  • Easter Egg Hunt