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The Haywood County Public Library will hold its second annual Lego Extravaganza Contest on Jan. 28 at the Haywood County…
It took just moments for this roomful of 60 people with their varying musical backgrounds and abilities to unite in…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:44

Bryson City library to show ‘Cars 2’

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City presents Pixar’s “Cars 2” at 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 24. Owen Wilson once…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:43

‘100 Years of Broadway’ at WCU Jan. 27

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Broadway comes to Cullowhee for one night when composer and lyricist Neil Berg’s “100 Years of Broadway” hits the stage…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:42

WCU to perform ‘Dracula’ Jan. 24

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Western Carolina University’s original radio broadcast adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel “Dracula” will be staged at the John W. Bardo…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:40

WCU announces workshops for men, workshops for women

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WCU to host workshops for men ... Western Carolina University will host three workshops titled “Experienced Men Begin Re-Examining Reality”…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:40

Bryson City library continues its community music jam

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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, 18 January 2012 14:39

Concert to feature Ian Moore and the music of Charlie Pole

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Fiddler Ian Moore will perform at the Jackson County Public Library in Sylva at 7 p.m. on Jan. 26. Moore, who…
Wednesday, 18 January 2012 14:38

Music icon Diana Ross to perform at Harrah’s

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In a career spanning more than 40 years, Diana Ross has proven herself to be one of the most iconic…
The Liars Bench presents “Wild Mountain Music” at 7 p.m. on Jan. 19 at WCU’s Mountain Heritage Center auditorium. Member…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:08

Events commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday

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Prayer breakfast and activities to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Three events celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:07

Anime club announces movies

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Anime, or Japanese animation, returns to its regular schedule at the Marianna Black Library in Bryson City with two shows…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:06

Learn basket-weaving in Macon

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The Arts Council of Macon County will sponsor a one-day basket-weaving class from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21,…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:05

Fariello photography on display at art institute

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The Oconaluftee Institute for Cultural Arts will feature an exhibition of photographs by author Anna Fariello during the month of…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:05

Art and craft classes planned at Stecoah

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Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center is offering several classes this winter.  Interested participants can register online at or call…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:04

Feichter Studio starts winter season with ‘Oxymorons’

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Each winter the theater scene in Waynesville takes off with the opening of the Feichter Studio at Haywood Arts Regional…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:01

WCU to host retrospective by late painter Pat Passlof

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The work of late painter Pat Passlof will be the focus of a joint exhibition of the Fine Art Museum…
Catch the Spirit of Appalachia will hold a series of creative writing workshops on the second Saturday of each month…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 15:00

ARTSaturday planned for children in Macon

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Elementary school-aged children and their families are invited to the Macon County Art Council’s free ARTSaturday workshop from 10 a.m.…
Anne Lough, a nationally known traditional musician with 35 years experience who is also a shape-note singer, will lead the…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 14:59

Music faculty talent on display Jan. 17

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The Western Carolina University School of Music will present a “Faculty Showcase” concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, in…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 14:58

Arts council lines up blues musician and storyteller

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The Haywood County Arts Council will host blues musician Sleepy Ralow on Jan. 15 and storyteller Lloyd Arneach on Feb.…
Wednesday, 11 January 2012 14:57

My40 to air ‘Liars Bench’ television segment Jan. 15

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A segment of the Jackson County variety show “Liars Bench” will be shown on WMYA My40 at 2 p.m. on…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:32

Same youth event, new year at Bryson City library

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will host several youth events in the coming weeks. The library will resume…
The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will play the live-action adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater’s children’s book, “Mr.…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:31

Bryson City library puts on music jam

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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.,…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:30

Chippendales performers dance onto Harrah’s stage

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Tickets for two Chippendales shows at Harrah’s Casino will go on sale Jan. 6. The shirtless, bowtie-wearing performers will be…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:29

Sylva begins a new year of Contra dancing

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The next Second Sunday Contra Dance will be on Jan. 8. on the second floor of the old courthouse in…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:28

Educator named Maestro of Early Childhood Music Education

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Kindermusik International, a publisher of music and movement programs, has named Lori Richards a Maestro Producer for 2011-12. Richards is…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:27

B.B. King to perform in Asheville

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B.B. King will make a pit stop at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium in Asheville on Jan.14. All tickets must be…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:26

The Moody Blues to perform in March at Harrah’s Casino

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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.…
Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:25

Eve Haslam and Satin Steel Jazz come to Café 50

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Eve Haslam and Satin Steel Jazz will perform at Cafe 50 restaurant on Main Street in Waynesville at 7 p.m.,…
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”…