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Wednesday, 07 November 2012 00:00

Madrigal Dinner tickets available

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Tickets for the Madrigal Dinners at Western Carolina University are now on sale. The event will be held at 6:30…
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 00:00

Upcoming movie events

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Documentary series continues Nov. 13 at WCU Western Carolina University’s next film in its series from the Southern Circuit Tour…
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 00:00

Poetry collective comes to WCU

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The Arts and Cultural Events Performance Series continues with The Strivers Row Poetry Show at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14,…
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 00:00

HCC grads win woodworking awards

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Haywood Community College Professional Crafts Wood graduate Samantha Mallard and current student Brandon Skupski won the Design Emphasis contest at…
Wednesday, 07 November 2012 00:00

SCC to host craft festival

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Mountain Shapes and Colors Art and Craft Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10,…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

WCU presents Hollywood satire

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“Once in a Lifetime,” a satiric look back at the Golden Age of Hollywood will hit the stage at 7:30…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Garden club to make wreaths, visit tree farm

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The November meeting of The Sylva Garden Club will be held at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 6 at The Tuckasegee Trading…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Silent auction to benefit K.A.R.E. House

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The newly formed Haywood Area Wholistic Integrative Practitioners group (known as HAWIP) is throwing a silent auction and reception at…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

K.A.R.E. to hold Festival of Trees fundraiser

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Kids Advocacy Resource Effort (K.A.R.E.) will host its 3rd annual Festival of Trees fundraiser and live auction at 5:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Album perfectly interprets ‘songs’ of Blake

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Apart from the fact that this is a remarkable recording, in terms of Martha Redbone’s liquid vocals and the harmonious…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Tae Kwon Do Expo planned in Waynesville

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The Blue Dragon Tae Kwon Do Expo will be held at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at the MedWest Health and…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

WCU director named to state art council

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Denise Drury, interim director of the Western Carolina University Fine Art Museum, was recently named to the North Carolina Museums…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Family movie at Bryson City library

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Nickelodeon’s favorite characters celebrate autumn and going back to school on the big screen during family movie at 3:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Parade updates for Franklin, Waynesville

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Franklin parade seeking applicants The Franklin Chamber of Commerce has entry forms available for the 2012 Christmas Parade. With “A…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Music notes

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‘Beethoven Project’ series continues The second performance in Western Carolina University’s “Beethoven Project” will be at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 5…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Album release party and benefit

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In conjunction with the choral music department of Tuscola High School, singer/songwriter Mackenzie Leigh Wilson will hold an album release…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

More A&E briefs

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Carvers to hold show on parkway Western North Carolina Carvers will hold its annual show Nov. 3/4 at the Folk…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Mountain music news

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Singer/songwriters series continues The next “Songwriters in the Round” event will take place Nov. 3 at the Balsam Mountain Inn.…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

WCU falls short in quest for jug

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Western Carolina University quarterback Troy Mitchell (#10) rushes in for a successful two-point conversion during the fourth quarter of the…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

S.C. band wins WCU marching band contest

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White Knoll High School marching band from Lexington, S.C. was named grand champion at the 12th annual Tournament of Champions,…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Tourism workshop to be offered

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Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership is sponsoring a workshop, “The ABC’s of Group Tours,” in two locations to support…
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 00:00

Poker tournament to benefit art council

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A Texas hold’em tournament will be held at 6 p.m. Nov. 1 at The Classic Wineseller in downtown Waynesville. All…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

WNC Pottery Festival hits Dillsboro

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The 8th annual Western North Carolina Pottery Festival takes place from 1-5 p.m. Nov. 2 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

NOCtoberfest takes over Nantahala Gorge

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Showcasing all the great things fall has to offer, NOCtoberfest will be an all-day event Oct. 27 at the Nantahala…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Cherokee loses art advocate

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Long-time Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual manager Betty Dupree has passed away. Dupree worked for 27 years as the manager…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

WCU to feature glass artists, demos

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The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host the exhibit “North Carolina Glass 2012: In Celebration of 50…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Gemboree returns to Franklin

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The 23rd annual Leaf Lookers Gemboree is Oct. 26-28, at the Macon County Community Building in Franklin. The Gemboree will…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

‘Dracula’ to air on WWNC

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Western Carolina University’s original radio broadcast adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel Dracula will hit the Western North Carolina airwaves…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

More A&E events

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Tavern of Terror at Tipping Point Oct. 31 The 2nd annual Tavern of Terror will occur at 7 p.m. Oct.…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Scary stories at Shelton House

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A Ghosts & Goblets storytelling event will occur at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Shelton House in Waynesville.
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Halloween comes to Jackson County

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Jackson County will be rounding out October with a week full of scary and fun activities taking place in Sylva,…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Waynesville goes trick-or-treating

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“Treats on the Street” for Halloween will go from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31 in downtown Waynesville. The event welcomes trick-or-treaters to…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

WCU to host percussion recital

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Mario Gaetano, professor in the School of Music at Western Carolina University, will present a percussion recital at 7:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Franklin welcomes multi-talented ventriloquist

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World-class ventriloquist and musician Taylor Mason will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the…
Wednesday, 24 October 2012 00:00

Upcoming music in Waynesville

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Jazz festival continues in Waynesville The Classic Wineseller and Satin Steel Jazz continue their month-long jazz series with the Michael…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:29

Film series to screen adult documentary

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Western Carolina University Sociology Club’s “A New Lens Film Series” will continue at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 with a screening…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:29

Author to read memoir

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Judy Goldman will read from and discuss her new memoir, Losing My Sister, at 1 p.m. Oct. 20 at City…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:28

Coalition launches craft recycling campaign

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Clean Slate Coalition has launched a fundraising campaign called “Sew Crafty” that will create a funding stream to help women…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:27

Talk to discuss art after atomic bomb

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Elin O’Hara Slavick, distinguished Professor of Art at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will give a public…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:26

Russian nutcracker hits Harrah’s

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Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker will be performed at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 24 at Harrah’s Cherokee Event…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:26

Introduction to Cherokee language

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A one-day “Introduction to Cherokee Language” class will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 19 in Western…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:25

Cherokee craft traditions to be featured, demonstrated

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Cherokee basket artist Betty Maney and Western Carolina University crafts scholar Anna Fariello will host a program entitled “From the…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:24

Come out to the barn dance

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REACH of Haywood County will be putting on a “barn dance” at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at a new barn…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:23

Bryson City Chili Cook-off is Oct. 20

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The Bryson City Chamber Chili Cook-off will take place 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Great Smoky…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:22

Liars Bench presents scary stories

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The Liars Bench will present “Appalachian Spook Tales” at 7 p.m. Oct. 18 at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:20

Movie briefs

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Christie mystery to be screened Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19-22 at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:19

Jubilee to showcase speakers, gospel music

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Western North Carolina Encouragement Jubilee will be held at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21 through Oct. 24 in the Beall Auditorium…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:18

Beer and pottery auction to support nonprofit

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The Community Table in Sylva has two fundraising events coming up. The Community Table is a nonprofit organization dedicated to…
Wednesday, 17 October 2012 12:18

Library to host community jam

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The next community music jam at the Marianna Black Library will be from 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 in downtown Bryson…