This year’s Christmas House has ended but celebrations will continue into 2020. To help us celebrate our 40th Anniversary, here’s a bit of history: In 1977, a group of dedicated and forward thinking individuals who called themselves Friends of Weymouth became incorporated with the intent to save Weymouth, home of James and Katharine Boyd. Admiral […]
The 2019 Young Musicians Festival at Weymouth Center for the Arts and Humanities was held Saturday and Sunday, February 23 and 24. Judges for the audition on Saturday were David Heid, Duke University, and Pamela Howland, Winston-Salem. Twelve students were chosen from eighteen entries to perform at the Finalists Recital on Sunday. The finalists chosen […]
(May 1 2019.) We will have another in 2020! Check back in the Spring!
January 30 deadline for all entries for LiteraryEXPRESS! Elementary through Adult with prizes for all categories. Digital format, please!
An afternoon of Vanderbilt glamour with New York Times best-selling novelist, Therese Ann Fowler, celebrating the power and strength of women, was the highlight of the season at Weymouth. This Fall Fundraiser was held on Saturday, November 17, 2018. Many enjoyed a reception with the author featuring wine, beverages and hors d’oervres, a reading and […]
Due to the hurricane the Weymouth Center house and grounds will be closed to the public from Thursday through Monday, Sept 13-17, possibly farther on if there is extensive cleanup. | Supper on the Grounds event has been moved to Friday, September 21. | NC Poetry Society event will be rescheduled. Check back next week. | Women […]
Sorry! The Write-On Camp may be postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus. Please keep writing and practicing! The Write On Camp at Weymouth Center will be fully redesigned to engage young writers in daily tours of the Boyd House and writer’s work areas, practice writing skills development, and introduce them to writers of different […]
April is National Poetry Month and Weymouth Center celebrated with Writer-In-Residence, John Amen in 2018 The author of five collections of poetry, his poems have been translated into Spanish, French, Hungarian, Korean and Hebrew. In addition to his poetry, Amen has two new collections strange theater and Illusion of an Overwhelm. Founder and editor of […]
On the morning of April , there will be a lot of activity at Weymouth Center as gardeners throughout the region know to be ready before the gates open for the annual Dirt Gardener’s Plant and White Elephant Sale! The Dirt Gardeners are the dedicated volunteers who maintain the beautiful grounds at Weymouth and many […]