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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.…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:24

Phil Roy brings ‘Hope’ Dec. 1

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A guitarist who has written songs for Widespread Panic and Ray Charles will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1,…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:23

‘New Appalachia’ focus of program

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A special evening program featuring poets, musicians, songwriters and historians will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 8 in…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:23

Angela-Faye Martin to play Dec. 6

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Macon County singer/songwriter Angela-Faye Martin will perform at the Jackson County Public Library Complex in downtown Sylva on at 7…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:21

Student artists host annual craft sale

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Haywood Studio’s annual Holiday Craft Sale will be held Thursday and Friday, Dec. 1-2. The sale will be held in…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:20

Craft Guild members plan December sale

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The Southern Highland Craft Guild’s holiday sale at the Folk Art Center will be held Dec. 3 and Dec. 10.…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:19

Jackson craft festival has space available

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The second Annual Arts, Crafts & More Festival will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Dec. 10 at the…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:19

Wind ensemble to perform at WCU Dec. 6

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The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its final concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec.…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:18

Waynesville Art After Dark wraps up season

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The Waynesville Gallery Association will celebrate the holiday season during its final Art After Dark of 2011 from 6-9 p.m.…
Wednesday, 30 November 2011 19:16

Students to compete in Poetry Out Loud competition

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The Haywood County School District will hold its district competition of the Poetry Out Loud (POL) National Recitation Contest at…
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…