Carvers to hold show on parkway

Western North Carolina Carvers will hold its annual show Nov. 3/4 at the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway (Milepost 385) in Asheville.

Registration for competitors will be form 8:30-10:30 a.m. Nov. 3. The show is open to the public 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 3 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 4. Competitors will pick up their entries from 4-5 p.m. Nov. 4.

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Pottery workshop at SCC

Heritage Arts Institute will be holding a pottery workshop from 5:30-9 p.m. Nov. 5 at Southwestern Community College-Swain Center on Almond Road in Bryson City. The event is held in conjunction with the WNC Pottery Festival.

Travis Berning, Alysha Baier and David Long will be demonstrating their pottery making and glazing techniques at the workshop. Anyone may participate in the workshop. There is no cost to attend, but please bring a potluck dish to share (Dinner is at 5:30 p.m.).

WNC Pottery Festival will be held from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 3 on Front Street in Dillsboro. More than 40 artists from 14 states will be selling both functional and decorative pottery. There will also be raku demonstrations and a wood kiln opening at Tree House Pottery. Admission is $3.



Tony Award-winning play hits HART

Critically acclaimed “August Osage County” will be performed on select dates in November at the HART Theatre in Waynesville. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17 and 3 p.m. Nov. 11, 18.

“August Osage County” tells the story of a family coming together under extreme conditions when someone has gone missing. As you meet each member, they present one image. As is true with most people, the longer you spend the more you know and, in this case, the darker it gets. It received the 2008 Tony Award for “Best Play”.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and $8 for students. There will be special $6 discounted tickets for students during the Sunday matinees.

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