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Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:20

A small farm in photos

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Photographer Rachael Bliss will showcase photos at Rosetta’s on Broadway in Asheville. The photos tell the story of a small…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:19

Groovy Movie Club to feature ‘Buck’

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The Groovy Movie Club will host its first screening of the new year at 7 p.m. on Jan. 6. The…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:18

Voices in the Laurel holding auditions

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Voices in the Laurel auditions for the 2012 winter season continue at the First Baptist Church, 100 S. Main St.,…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:17

Macon potter cuts ribbon on new studio

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Hank Shuler has opened a new clay studio in Oak Grove. Having retired from Southwestern Community College two years ago,…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 20:01

Jack Stern demos his oil painting techniques

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Landscape painter Jack Stern will demonstrate oil painting techniques at 6:15 p.m. on Jan. 5 at the Swain County Center…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 20:00

Sylva library offers monthly music performances

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The Jackson County Public Library in downtown Sylva hosts a daytime music program on the first Friday of every month…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:59

‘Memories’ with Barbara Bates Smith

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Actress Barbara Bates Smith will perform her adaptation of the Lee Smith short story, “The Happy Memories Club,” at 2…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:58

Fiber artist to give rug hooking demo in Jackson

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The Jackson County Public Library in Sylva will host fiber artist Jerry Spears for a demonstration of traditional rug hooking…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:57

Bryson City library to show family classic

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will show another family classic at 3:30 p.m., Jan. 3. The 2011 movie…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:56

Gateway Club to host New Year party

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The Gateway Club in Waynesville will hold a New Year’s Eve party on Dec. 31 in its dining room. The…
The First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Jam Series will continue at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center on Jan. 5…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:55

N.C. Humanities Council invests in cultural projects statewide

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The North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, has awarded $57,486…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:54

Fireworks in the mountains on New Year’s Eve

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Fontana Village Resort is planning its annual New Year’s Eve celebration in the Smokies. The 2011 New Year’s Eve Bash…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 19:52

HCC goes high-tech for the holidays

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At Haywood Community College’s Regional High Technology Center, students created a Christmas tree like no other — a high-tech tree. All…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:52

Art classes offered at Old Armory Recreation Center

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The Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department will offer art classes at the Old Armory Recreation Center beginning in January. There…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:52

Casino to host New Year’s Eve gala

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Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Hotel will celebrate the New Year with a burlesque show. The evening will feature live entertainment at…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:51

HCC names winners in first-ever photo contest

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Haywood Community College recently announced the winners of the school’s first photo contest. HCC student Samantha Faust’s “Learning to Swim”…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:51

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad hosts New Year’s Eve bash

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The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad will ring in the New Year with a dinner and dance Dec. 31. As the…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:50

The Moody Blues to perform at Harrah’s in March

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The Moody Blues will perform at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Hotel on March 31 as part of their 32-city U.S.…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:50

Freight Hoppers to appear at Jack of the Wood

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The Freight Hoppers, a nationally known string band, will play at Jack of the Wood in Asheville at 11 p.m.,…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:49

Grammy-winning Soweto Gospel Choir comes to Asheville

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The Soweto Gospel Choir will fill the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium with music at 4 p.m. on Jan. 29. Part of…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:49

Sylva resident to teach art of bookbinding

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Phyllis Jarvinen of Sylva will demonstrate and teach a mini-workshop on book arts and book binding at the Art League…
Wednesday, 21 December 2011 14:48

WCU to offer stained glass course beginning Jan. 12

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Western Carolina University will hold a stained glass course every Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. from Jan. 12 through…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:50

Waynesville artist to teach painting class

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Waynesville artist and teacher Nick DePaolo will help people create an oil painting with his follow-along technique. The two-hour class…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:49

Skaggs Family to release album, perform Dec. 17

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The Skaggs Family will perform songs from its new, 10-song holiday album, A Skaggs Family Christmas Volume Two, at the…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:48

Community caroling and holiday crafts in Macon

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The Macon County Public Library is hosting an old-time carol-along at 5 p.m. on Dec. 20. The song list will…
The Overlook Theatre Company will present Disney’s “Aladdin” at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin on…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:47

Replay of parades to run on Haywood TV station

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WNC Television will air the Christmas Parade Special, a compilation of this year’s Waynesville and Canton parades, beginning Dec. 19.…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:47

Brewery to put on Nanta Claus Christmas benefit

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The Nantahala Brewing Company in Bryson City is hosting its first Nanta Claus party and benefit Dec. 17. The event…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:46

Holiday community music jam planned for Dec. 15

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will hold its next community music jam 6 to 7:30 p.m., Dec. 15,…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:46

Brasstown Ringers present ‘Christmas Bells’ concert

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The Brasstown Ringers will perform their 2011 concert program “Christmas Bells” at 6 p.m., Dec. 16, at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:45

Free family flicks in Macon throughout December

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City is showing family-oriented Christmas movies each Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in December. The…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:44

Church groups offer a double helping of holiday events

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Rockwood United Methodist Church in Canton will host two holiday programs Dec. 18. The Chancel Choir will present “One Small…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:44

National Park hosts holiday homecoming

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park will host a Holiday Homecoming at the new Oconaluftee Visitor Center Dec. 17. Park staff…
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 20:44

Teen library supporters to meet at the Marianna Black Library

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will have a teen Friends of the Library meeting at 3:30 p.m. on Dec 15.…
With a Billie Holiday-style microphone, an Apple computer camera and her two bandmates on either side, Maggie Tobias transforms from…
Tuesday, 13 December 2011 20:43

WCU Catamount statue receives a cozy holiday sweater

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The Catamount statue at the main entrance of Western Carolina University is now sporting a red and green holiday sweater…
Join in holiday caroling and a concert by the strings section of the Western Carolina Civic Orchestra on Dec. 15.…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:22

Dust off your dancing shoes

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The next Second Sunday Contra Dance will take place on Dec. 11 in the Community Room on the second floor…
The Western Carolina University School of Music will present the Christmas portion of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio “Messiah” at 3…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:21

Musician and folklorist Lee Knight to perform in Sylva Dec. 13

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Lee Knight, a folklorist and musician, will perform holiday folk music in the community room of the Jackson County Public…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:19

Join the Oconaluftee Old-Time Music Jam

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A monthly old-time music jam in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is bringing together musicians from across the region.…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:18

T’was the night before Christmas in Downtown Waynesville

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Take a trip to downtown Waynesville for its “A Night Before Christmas” celebration from 6-9 p.m. on Dec. 10. “This…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:18

A festive celebration at the Rickman Store

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The T.M. Rickman Store in Cowee will host a full day of arts events on Dec. 9 with crafters and…
The Jackson County’s Green Energy Park will hold its holiday open house on Dec. 11, inviting the public to visit…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:15

Local singer/songwriter gives concert for a cause Dec. 21

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Local songwriter Mackenzie Leigh Wilson, fresh off of performances at the Curb Café and the Hard Rock Café in Nashville,…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:14

Spring pottery classes planned at SCC

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Southwestern Community College’s Heritage Arts Program is pleased to announce clay classes for spring 2012. Students taking these classes have…
Wednesday, 07 December 2011 21:12

Annie Moses Band to present Christmas show

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The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin has added another show to its holiday lineup. The Annie…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:26

Come jam at Marianna Black Dec. 1

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The next community music jam at the Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m.…