The Pocahontas County Opera House hosted guests and patrons Friday night at its third annual Season Preview Party. Attendees got a sneak peek of the 2018- 2019 performance series, enjoyed festive food and libations, drawings for great gifts and an exciting silent auction. L. D. Bennett photo

Laura Dean Bennett
Staff Writer

The third annual  Pocahontas County Opera House Season Preview Party was held June 15.

The black, white and gold decor lent an air of elegance to the gathering, as guests enjoyed buffet tables of food and festive libations while viewing a video presentation of the musical and dramatic presentations which the Opera House will be featuring in the upcoming season.

There was a silent auction, offering highly prized items, including artwork, handmade clocks, dining, gift and service certificates, stays at local inns, a week at a Snowshoe condo during ski season, gift baskets donated from several local individuals and organizations, coffee table books and much more.

Drawings were held throughout the evening for an assortment of great prizes, and Jud Worth showed photos of the process the Opera House underwent as it regained its historic…

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