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Free Yoga at Macon County Public Library

Wed. 27 Oct, 2021 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The Macon County Public Library and Beyond Bending Yoga are teaming up to offer free yoga during the pandemic. All classes at the library are free to the public and will be held outdoors as weather permits. Please register to help ensure safe social distancing. This class is accessible to new and seasoned yogis.

"Shining Minds" at Waynesville Art School

Wed. 27 Oct, 2021 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Waynesville Art School offers “Shining Minds” for 10-12 year olds from 4:30 to 6 p.m.  on Wednesdays. To learn more and register call 828-246-9869 or visit 

East Fork Raffle for Pisgah Legal Services

All day

Pisgah Legal Services, in partnership with iconic ceramic studio East Fork, is offering a raffle to support the nonprofit’s free legal aid for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Starting Oct.14 through Oct. 31, folks can buy an unlimited number of $5 tickets to enter a drawing to win one of three vases. Winners will be announced Nov. 1. Find out more at

Free Yoga at Macon County Public Library

Wed. 27 Oct, 2021 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Beyond Bending Yoga will offer free, outdoor yoga at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27 at the Macon County Library. Register with Beyond Bending Yoga, to ensure safe numbers. Yoga is for everyone, so get your friends and family to sign up too!

Forum for WCU campus master plan

Wed. 27 Oct, 2021 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Two forums will be held to share WCU’S need for an update to its campus master plan, and allow for public feedback. The forums will be held from 6 to8 p.m. Oct. 26 at (Meeting ID: 870 8419 2045 ), and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 27, at (Meeting ID: 827 6241 6951). The lattes campus master plan can be seen by visiting Those who attend the forum will be able to access and provide feedback after the event via a link that will be provided.

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