• OHCAH debuts youth choir in new partnership with West Carter High School

    OHCAH debuts youth choir in new partnership with West Carter High School

    On Friday, Feb. 9, the new OHCAH/WCHS Student Choir held their debut performance during the annual Valentines on the Hill event at the Olive Hill Center for Arts & Heritage. OHCAH is located in the historic Olive Hill High School.

  • Valentines on the Hill – Feb. 9, 2024

    Valentines on the Hill – Feb. 9, 2024

             The Olive Hill Center for Arts & Heritage is hosting its annual “Valentines on the Hill” event on Friday, Feb. 9, 2024. Dinner will be served and includes spaghetti, alfredo, breadsticks, salad, and a dessert. Drinks include water, tea, and coffee. Doors open at 6 p.m. for dinner, the show starts at 7 p.m….

  • The first recital

    The first recital

    The venue was prepared. Months of practice, lessons, and rehearsals all pointed to this singular event. The doors opened, the attendees arrived, excitement was mounting, and everyone was anticipating the ‘first ever’ presentation. This wasn’t a musical premier. These weren’t professional soloists. The setting wasn’t a world-class auditorium. Rather, it was your Olive Hill Center…

  • Student Violin Recital – Nov. 12, 2023

    Student Violin Recital – Nov. 12, 2023

    Our dedicated violin students have been diligently honing their skills since the launch of our Music Education department in February 2023. Under the expert guidance of Elaine Brunelle, these accomplished students will showcase their acquired talents at a complimentary and open-to-all recital on Sunday, November 12th at 3 p.m. in the main auditorium. We warmly…

  • A Christmas Carol – Dec. 9, 2023

    A Christmas Carol – Dec. 9, 2023

    You’re invited to join us for our first public full theatrical production since 2013. Partnering with Ohio Valley Theater Group, we will perform A Christmas Carol on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2023 – the last day of Winter Wonderland of Trees.

  • The Founding: A Celtic Christmas – Dec. 15, 2023

    The Founding: A Celtic Christmas – Dec. 15, 2023

    We are so excited to host this world class touring ensemble here at Olive Hill Center for Arts & Heritage on Dec. 15th at 7 PM. A definite MUST SEE! And….they have agreed to work with students to prepare a couple of tunes so they can perform live with them on stage! What an exciting…

  • Christmas on the Hill – Dec 1 & 2, 2023

    Christmas on the Hill – Dec 1 & 2, 2023

    Adult Dinner & Show – $40 per personChild Dinner & Show – $15 per childShow-Only – $10 donation requested

  • Winter Wonderland of Trees – Dec. 7-10, 2023

    Winter Wonderland of Trees – Dec. 7-10, 2023

    The 1st Annual Winter Wonderland at Olive Hill Center for Arts & Heritage (former Olive Hill High School) will be held Dec. 7th-10th. Groups/classes/persons can enter more than one entry if desired. More the merrier! There is no entry fee. The hours for our Winter Wonderland of Trees event have been updated and expanded. Please…

  • American Indian History and Culture in Northeast Kentucky

    American Indian History and Culture in Northeast Kentucky

    The Carter County Historical Society is tremendously excited to announce their next public event, featuring one of the experts on native history and culture in our region. This also happens to dovetail nicely with the fact that November is Native American Heritage Month! The seminar will take place at the Olive Hill Branch of the…

  • Coming soon: violin lessons!

    Coming soon: violin lessons!

    The Olive Hill Center for Arts and Education will soon be offering one-on-one violin lessons. Elaine Swinney with E Studio Violin will be offering private violin lessons at the Olive Hill Center for Arts and Education. Swinney has played with symphonies all up and down the east coast, as well as several nationally renowned groups,…