By: Martha SparksSociety Editor
October 14, 2012
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – First Lady Joanne Jaeger Tomblin will unveil the 2012 limited-edition West Virginia Governor’s Mansion holiday ornament at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex, Charleston.
The first lady and the artist will sign cards that accompany the ornaments during and after the event, which is free and open to the public. This year’s ornament is the third in a series of four ornaments hand-painted by Logan native and Alum Creek resident Shelley Goodman.
The ornament will be available in the West Virginia State Museum Gift Shop for $24, with proceeds going toward the Governor’s Mansion preservation fund.
For more information contact Caryn Gresham, deputy commissioner, Division of Culture and History, at 304-558-0220.