You’re Invited to a West Virginia Birthday Bash

WVStatehood-Forever-single-BGv1Wild and wonderful West Virginia will celebrate its 150th birthday on Thursday, June 20, and we’re all invited to the party.

Mountaineers and West Virginia lovers of all kinds, please come join us for the official dedication of the brand-new West Virginia Statehood Forever® stamp. Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and U.S. Senators John D. (“Jay”) Rockefeller and Joe Manchin will offer remarks. Stamp photographer Roger Spencer will be among the honored guests.

The ceremony, which begins at 1:50 p.m. and is part of the state’s sesquicentennial celebration, will take place on the steps of the state capitol building in Charleston (1900 Kanawha Boulevard East). The event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!