Christmas Open House

Christmas Open House

The Eddie Mae Herron Museum/Center will participate in the Pocahontas Chamber of Commerce 2011 Tour of Homes on December 11 and the Center will remain open throughout the Christmas Holidays for tours.  The Center’s Christmas Committee invites everyone to stop by the Museum for a step back in time where the decorations will represent simpler times with the use of variety of dried and natural products. The Center hopes everyone will drop by and enjoy the old-fashioned Christmas festivities this holiday...
2008 Martin Luther King Day March

2008 Martin Luther King Day March

Marchers sang spirituals as they marched the nine blocks from the Randolph County Courthouse, north on Marr Street to the Pocahontas Community Center, where they heard speeches on the significance of Dr. King and the Martin Luther King federal holiday. Following the gathering at the Community Center the crowd moved to the warmth of the Eddie Mae Herron Center for a lunch of hot...
Pocahontas Heritage Festival

Pocahontas Heritage Festival

The Herron Center had a concession stand at Pocahontas’ Riverfront Park Saturday June 30 as part of the National Canoe Races being held on the Black and Current Rivers. Barbeque sandwiches, hamburgers, Polish sausage with sautéed onions and green peppers. Yum! We had an open house and quilting demonstration September 29, 2007 as part of the Pocahontas Heritage...
Annual 4th On The Black

Annual 4th On The Black

The Herron Center is preparing for our annual participation in the local “4th On The Black” celebration of Independence Day. Be sure to visit the Herron Center booth at Riverside Park July 4 for delicious food and refreshments!