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.
Join Dr. Rebecca Fahey, MD, PhD (c), MBA for an introduction to different modalities & techniques of meditation to find a style that most resonates with you. Thought-free consciousness is the goal with new methods explored each session.
Meets 6-7pm the first Sunday of each month through May at the School of Dance. $25 per class.
An introduction to Empire Style Decorating (1810-1840). Social history, lifestyles, furniture and the decorative arts will be highlighted. Participants will have the rare opportunity to go into the Mansion’s period rooms.
Meets 6:30-8pm Thursday, February 11 at the Mansion Museum, Oglebay. $15/$12.75 OI members.
Work together using a step-by-step process to create your own unique picture frame. Learn how to use pyrography (wood burning) to create your own design. Light hors d’oeuvres included. BYOB. Open to ages 21 & up.
Meets 6:30-8:30pm Thursday, February 11 at the Stifel Fine Arts Center. $35/$30 OI members
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.
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.