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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…
Though perhaps it’s not exactly the moveable feast Ernest Hemingway discovered in the cafés of Paris, the ambiance of The…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:26

Overlook Theatre to stage ‘Wizard’

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The Overlook Theatre Company will present the “Wizard of Oz” Nov. 3-6 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:26

Brass quintet to offer free concert Nov. 1

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The Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet will perform a free concert Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the recital hall of the Coulter…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:25

Cruise the Smokies Nov. 4-6

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The Cherokee Rodders are hosting the popular “Cruise the Smokies” Rod Run Nov. 4-6 at the Acquoni Expo Center (the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:23

Guitar and cello duo perform at Jackson, Macon libraries

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Two award-winning, classically trained artists — guitarist Brad Richter and cellist Viktor Uzur — will perform this weekend at the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:21

Low Tech to perform gamelan concert Nov. 3

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The Low Tech Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Coulter Building recital hall on the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:20

WCU Percussion Ensemble to perform Nov. 2

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The Western Carolina University Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Mario Gaetano, will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday,…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:19

Potters show their skills at Dillsboro Pottery Fest

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A talented lineup of potters is coming to Dillsboro for the seventh annual Western North Carolina Pottery Festival on Nov.…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:16

Mixed Media workshop to be held at Leapin’ Frog

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A two-hour workshop in mixed media techniques will be taught at Leapin’ Frog Gallery on Friday, Nov. 4, by local…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:15

Peggy Duncan presents ‘Fleeting Images’

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Artist and gallery owner Peggy Duncan has 31 of her paintings in pastel, acrylic, oil and mixed media on exhibit…
Smoky Mountain Living magazine prominently features images from across the southern Appalachians in each edition. Photo essays adhere to the…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:25

Fine Art Museum to showcase lithographs, Latin-American art

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The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host a reception for an exhibit from the collection of Rob…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:24

Artists sought for garden art exhibit

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The Haywood County Arts Council is joining with the Haywood County Master Gardener Volunteer Association for an exhibit in April…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:24

WCU, Green Energy Park offer blacksmithing classes

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Western Carolina University’s Office of Continuing Education will offer adult (18 years and older) blacksmithing classes this fall and winter…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:23

Crowe presents his first childrens’ book

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The Jackson County Public Library will host a special evening storytime for children at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, in…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:23

Learn the papermaking process Oct. 25

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Hendersonville resident Stefanie Kompathoum will offer a workshop on how to make handmade paper at the Jackson County Public Library…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:22

Ready for a night of terror?

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Starting on Oct. 21, a spooky Haunted Trail will be set up at the Oconaluftee Indian Village in Cherokee. The…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:21

Chinese acrobatic troupe to perform in Asheville

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The National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China will perform at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at 4 p.m. on…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:19

‘Arc’toberfest fundraiser scheduled

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The Arc of Haywood County’s third annual “Arc”toberfest will be held from 7-11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29, at the…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:19

WCU brings fast-rising comic Bo Burnham to campus Oct. 26

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Comedian Bo Burnham will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:17

Guild craft fair returns to WNC Oct. 20-23

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The Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands has set the standard for fine craft shows across the country since its…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:16

Pumpkinfest serves up fall variety Oct. 22

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Historic Downtown Franklin is gearing up for the 15th Annual Pumpkinfest to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:14

Artists ready to paint the town during ColorFest

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The vibrant hues of autumn come to life Saturday, Oct. 22, at the third annual “ColorFest, Art of the Blue…
Western Carolina University will host a screening of the movie “The King’s Speech” followed by a discussion focusing on stuttering,…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:54

Revisit the Ingalls family with SMCT play

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Smoky Mountain Community Theatre in Bryson City will stage “Little House: By The Shores of Silver Lake” at 7:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:53

Fariello to speak as part of Craft Week

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Anna Fariello, associate research professor at Hunter Library at Western Carolina University, will speak about the identity of American craft…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:51

‘Liars Bench’ Halloween show to be presented Oct. 20

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Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center will host a free Halloween-flavored performance of “The Liars Bench” Southern Appalachian variety show…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:51

Stecoah welcomes Harvest Festival

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Mountain traditions come alive at the annual Harvest Festival on Oct. 14-16 at the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center on…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:50

North Hominy celebrates all things apple

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The North Hominy Apple Festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15, at the North Hominy Community Center on Newfound…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:49

Big wheels roll into Cherokee Oct. 14-16

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Big rigs and antique trucks rumble into Cherokee Oct. 14-16 for the sixth Annual Big Rigs and Antique Trucks Show, where…