Oglebay Institute was formed in 1930 when a group of like-minded citizens, armed with the vision and the philanthropy of the Oglebay family, came together to contribute to the joy of living by creating cultural, education and recreational programming in the city's newly acquire Oglebay Park.
Couples can enjoy an hour and a half, step-by-step session with an experienced glassworker in the Glass Museum Studio. Create at least two pieces of one-of-a-kind art glass including “kiss” charms, paperweights and more. Available 10:30am-4pm February 13 & 14 at Oglebay Institute’s Glass Museum.
$140/$119 OI members (per couple). Pre-registration is required. Call 304-242-7272 to schedule a session.
12 (Friday) 10:30 am - 15 (Monday) 4:00 pm
The Museums of Oglebay Institute
465 Lodge Dr. Wheeling WV 26003
The Museums of Oglebay Institute465 Lodge Dr. Wheeling WV 26003
A perfect beginning to a romantic evening! Learn about the lives and loves of three generations of the Oglebay Family – secret engagements, tragedy, young love, second chances and more. Includes the rare opportunity to go into the Mansion’s period rooms. Each couple receives sparkling wine, chocolates, a single rose and a glass “kiss” made in The Studio at the Glass Museum.
Meets 6-7:30pm February 12 or 13 at the Mansion Museum, Oglebay. $75/$64 OI members (per couple).
Programs and exhibits are made possible by the generous support of our members and sponsors and by financial assistance from the WV Division of Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the WV Commission on the Arts and are provided equally without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or disability.
Oglebay Institute facilities accommodate the mobility impaired.