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Tuesday, 29 November 2011 19:25

Mountain Heritage Center jams continue

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The First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Jam Series will continue at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center on Thursday, Dec.…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:54

Holiday events

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• A Traditional Thanksgiving & Tree Trimming will be held from Thursday, Nov. 24, through Sunday, Nov. 27, at the…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:54

WCU Jazz Ensemble to perform Nov. 29

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The Western Carolina University Jazz Ensemble will present its annual fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29. Under the…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:53

Stillwell returns to SMHS for homecoming concert

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Popular Nashville recording artist Matt Stillwell returns home to the mountains of Western North Carolina on Saturday, Dec. 3, for…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:51

Museum to take Cherokee story to wider audience in 2012

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The Museum of the Cherokee Indian will take its story on the road in 2012, holding a series of new…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:50

Holiday craft show returns to Cullowhee

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A popular post-Thanksgiving arts and crafts tradition will once again fill Western Carolina University’s Ramsey Center for two days of…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:49

Barbara Bates Smith play to be performed at Jackson library

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The Jackson County Public Library will host a performance of “Deck the Halls with Southern Writers,” the new one-woman Christmas…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:49

Tickets available for Balsam Range/John Wiggins show

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There are still limited tickets available for $25 for the Balsam Range concert with John Wiggins at 7:30 p.m. on…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:48

Polar Express now boarding in Bryson

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In 1985, Chris Van Allsburg wrote The Polar Express, a story of a magical train ride on Christmas Eve. The…
Wednesday, 23 November 2011 14:45

Roller derby divas

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Judy Lau is a mom and detective with the Macon County Sheriff’s Office; Miss Demeanor is a tough-looking roller derby…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 21:01

WCU chorus, symphony combine talents for Nov. 20 performance

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The Western Carolina University Concert Choir will team up with the Asheville Symphony Orchestra and Asheville Symphony Chorus for a…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 21:00

Penrod, Randle to perform in Franklin

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Guy Penrod and Lynda Randle will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 21:00

Singer Charley Pride coming to Harrah’s

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Tickets go on sale Nov. 18 for a Jan. 14 concert by country music star Charley Pride at Harrah’s Cherokee…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:59

Sunday Concert Series presents One Leg Up

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One Leg Up will perform in concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, in the Haywood County Library in…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:58

Broadway on parade at Tuscola

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The Tuscola High School Chamber Choir and The Summit Choir will present a musical review of some of Broadway’s greatest…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:57

Fundraiser planned for Community Table

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A fundraising event for the Community Table soup kitchen in Sylva will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov.…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:56

Canton library to celebrate Native American Heritage Month

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Haywood County native Charlie Rhodarmer, director and manager of the Sequoyah Birthplace Museum, will give a presentation on 18th century…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:55

A firm grasp on history

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Students from Oconaluftee Institute of Cultural Arts recently visited the Museum of the Cherokee Indian and got to put their…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:54

Holiday workshop planned

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The Jackson County Extension and Community Association Craft Club will hold a workshop for participants to make holiday potpourri and…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:53

SCC presents Cherokee Baskets Show

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Southwestern Community College’s Oconaluftee Institute for Cultural Arts is hosting a Cherokee Baskets Show in its gallery on Tribal Bingo…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:52

Holiday workshop for kids is Nov. 19

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Elementary school-age children and their families are invited to Holiday ARTSaturday, the Macon County Arts Council’s free monthly crafts and…
Wednesday, 16 November 2011 20:50

Great, small artwork for sale at Haywood’s Gallery 86

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The Haywood County Arts Council’s Gallery 86 will hold its fourth annual small works show titled, “It’s a Small, Small…
Western Carolina University’s original radio broadcast adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel “Dracula” will be staged at the John W.…
Canton library to celebrate Native American Heritage Month with a program on Cherokee history and culture Haywood County native Charlie…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:26

Bob Plott to visit Liars Bench

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“Legendary Hunters and Hounds of the Great Smokies” will be the subject of the next Liars Bench at 7 p.m.…
The Western North Carolina AIDS Project (WNCAP) will show the award-winning film “Life Above All” at 7 p.m. on Nov.…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:24

Ron Rash to receive NC’s civilian award

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A group of distinguished North Carolinians — including WCU’s Ron Rash — will receive the North Carolina Award, the highest…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:23

Exhibit presents student experience as art

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Students in Western Carolina University’s Creative Life Living-Learning Community will present an exhibit titled “Transitions” in Gallery 130 at the…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:22

Fine Art Museum to host Family Fun Day, handmade item sale

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The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host a holiday sale of handmade items and a Fall Family…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:20

Glass artist to show work at Leapin’ Frog Gallery

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Glass artist Rebecca Hellman will show her works in jewelry and fused glass at Leapin’ Frog Gallery in Waynesville on…
Wednesday, 09 November 2011 17:19

Dinner and silent auction to benefit KARE

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Haywood County’s Kids Advocacy Resource Effort will host its second annual Fall Festival of Trees fundraiser and live auction on…
The Jackson County Green Energy Park was featured on the Facebook page of the National Endowment for the Arts [NEA]…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:32

HCC to offer digital photography certificate

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Haywood Community College will offer a new community education certificate in Media Arts: Photography. The course begins Nov. 11 and…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:31

Cinema festival debuts in Asheville Nov. 3-6

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A new film festival that will be held from Thursday through Sunday (Nov. 3-6) in Asheville will feature 39 films…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:30

Jam series to begin with concert by Blue Eyed Girl

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The First Thursday Old-Time and Bluegrass Jam Series for 2011-12 will get under way at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:29

Voices in the Laurel concert celebrates patriotism

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Voices in the Laurel will perform at 3 p.m. on Nov. 6 at the First United Methodist Church in Waynesville.…
Western Carolina University’s Division of Educational Outreach will sponsor the seventh annual Dulcimer Winter Weekend beginning Thursday, Jan. 5, and…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:25

Colonial Theatre concert to benefit Meals on Wheels

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Bluegrass group Balsam Range will feature award-winning Nashville musician and songwriter John Wiggins in the first show of its Winter…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:24

Madrigal Dinner tickets on sale in November

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Tickets for the 2011 Madrigal Dinner at Western Carolina University went on sale Tuesday, Nov. 1. The event will be…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:24

‘Day of Mindfulness’ to be held Nov. 5

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St. David’s Episcopal Church in Cullowhee will host a “Day of Mindfulness: Practices to Support a Global Spirituality and Ethic”…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:23

Community Table hosts Fall Festival, BBQ dinner

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The Community Table’s fourth annual Fall Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12,…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:22

Jackson library offers daytime music

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The Jackson County Public Library will host a daytime music program on the first Friday of every month from 11…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:22

‘Nance Dude’ stages Nov. 4 at the Rickman Store

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A performance of Gary Carden’s play “Nance Dude” at the Rickman Store in Macon County will serve as a fundraiser…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:21

HART closes season with ‘Wilderness!’

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Haywood Arts Regional Theater will close the 2011 season with Eugene O’Neill’s comedy “Ah, Wilderness!” on its main stage. The…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:18

‘Sweeney Todd’ to hit WCU stage Nov. 10-13

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“Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street,” a story of revenge and greed and how they can crush the…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:16

It’s by Nature to host artist Susan Ling Nov. 4

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It’s by Nature will host well known Cullowhee painter, Susan Ling this Friday, Nov. 4, during Sylva’s After Dark. Ling…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:16

Get a head start on handmade holiday shopping

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The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host a holiday sale of handmade items and a Fall Family…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:15

Waynesville Art After Dark is November 4

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The Waynesville Gallery Association will hold its monthly Art After Dark from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4. Art After…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:13

Wilderness-themed art on display in Sylva

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A collection of Catherine Stinson Yellowroot’s paintings titled “Return to the Wild” will be on display during the month of…