Calling all runners and walkers! The Roosevelt Run is back and we hope you will be too!
Roosevelt Run -Â 5k Run/Walk: Run or walk a measured, timed course through Arthurdale’s beautiful historic district that is still dotted with original homestead houses. Make sure to wear your best 1930’s garb like aprons, hats, and ties to fit with the antique cars parked in the driveways! Also, you’ll want to be dressed appropriately to meet Eleanor Roosevelt and wander the living history museums after the race.
Fala’s Flee – 1 mile Kid’s Run: For those 10 years of age and younger, this 1 mile, untimed course will start shortly after the 5k. Everyone is a winner! Participants must be 10 years of age and under.
Pre-registration -Â byÂ 7/19/2015: $20 (includes race t-shirt!)
Registration – after 7/19: $25
Fala’s Flee: $3
For more information and the answers to all of your questions, check out the official race website.
Win exciting prizes, including cash, gift certificates, artisan crafts, jewelry and the $1000 grand prize, in the annual Arthurdale Heritage Elimination Dinner to benefit the New Deal Homestead Museum in Arhurdale, WV. Join us for wine, food and the fun and suspense of a prize drawing every five minutes. Tickets are on sale now for $35 each, and only 250 tickets are available!
Admission includes catered dinner, access to numerous raffles, prizes and a chance to win $1000!
We are also thrilled to announce that Jonas Knotts will once again emcee our event. It will be a fun night!
Tickets are only $35 which admits one (1) for dinner and a chance to win up to $1,000. Additional tickets for “dinner only” can be purchased for $15.00. Doors open at 5:00 p.m., Dinner at 6:00 p.m. Followed by prize drawings.
Silent Auction and Raffle Prize Donations:Tickets
Single Dinner and Chance to win: $35.00
Additional tickets for dinner only are $15.00 each.
Tickets can be purchased online (below) or from any AHI Board Member or through the AHI office. If you have questions, please email email@example.com or by call (304) 864-3959.
Tickets ordered online will be mailed to the purchaser or can be picked up at the door.
You are invited to this year’s Easter Egg Hunt for ages pre-school to fourth grade. The event will be held at the Arthurdale Center Hall on Sunday, April 1 at 2:00 pm. This event will include an Easter Bonnet Contest. Children can wear their most festive bonnet/hat for a chance to win a prize!
In the event of inclement weather, the Easter Egg Hunt will be moved indoors.
For more information, contact AHI at 304-864-3959.
Arthurdale Heritageâ€™s Annual Dinner and Meeting will be held on Sunday, October 23 at 5:00 in the historic Center Hall along Rt. 92 in Preston County. A program will follow about the past yearâ€™s events and progress with projects. Volunteer awards will be given. Cost is $16 for choice of baked steak or baked chicken dinner, including dessert.
To attend, mail your check payable to Arthurdale Heritage by October 18 to P. O. Box 850, Arthurdale, WV 26520 or call 304-864-3959 to charge it to your credit card.
Proceeds benefit the historic preservation efforts for the nationâ€™s first New Deal homestead subsistence community project championed by First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.