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What are the Blue Ridge Music Trails?

What are the Blue Ridge Music Trails?

This is your chance to view the hundred year old photographs of Cecil Sharp, noted songcatcher. He came to the Southern Mountains over one hundred years ago searching for the English ballads that had were no longer widely sung in England but were still vibrant and lively in the Southern mountains.

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Asheville Vaudeville presents their final show of 2017 and their final show at Toy Boat!

Asheville Vaudeville presents their final show of 2017 and their final show at Toy Boat!

Asheville Vaudeville welcomes one and all to a night of wonders, presented by some of the most amazing performers in Asheville!  Our beloved home, Toy Boat Community Art Space, will be closing at the end of December due to a brewery expansion, and so we are giving the Toy Boat a big send off!

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ORGANIC GROWERS SCHOOL – Apprentice Link helps aspiring farmers gain on-the-ground experience in WNC

ORGANIC GROWERS SCHOOL – Apprentice Link helps aspiring farmers gain on-the-ground experience in WNC

Organic Growers School’s (OGS) Apprentice Link, the online matching service and directory to connect regional farms and aspiring farm apprentices, has grown to list over 25 local farms in Western NC and connected at least 10 aspiring farmers with farm apprenticeships over the past growing season. They are currently accepting new applications to be listed on the site. Apprentice Link has easy-to-use search functions and features organic and sustainable farms in Western NC. Farms that are included in this list are vetted by OGS through the following criteria:

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REWRITING LIFE STORIES – Donate to Help Asheville Children Read To Succeed!

REWRITING LIFE STORIES – Donate to Help Asheville Children Read To Succeed!

The stories for many children born into poverty share a common outcome: a lifetime cycle of hardship. We believe that a single powerful factor – literacy – can help break that cycle. 

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KAREN CRAGNOLIN PARK – reclaiming the riverfront

KAREN CRAGNOLIN PARK – reclaiming the riverfront

RiverLink signed the first Brownfield agreement in the Wilma Dykeman RiverWay at its historic Cotton Mill Property.  We signed our second Brownfield agreement in the RiverWay at the old EDACO junk yard location on Amboy Rd, adjacent to Carrier Park.

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Take Advantage of the SHEVILLE COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR

Take Advantage of the SHEVILLE COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR

ADD IN EVENTS YOURSELF
To find the CALENDAR, go to the top menu above ^ and click the drop down for Add an Event. Registration is necessary.  Once you register you will stay registered as long as you have that email address you used to register.  
 
Fill out the form for your event. We have loads of readers who might be interested in the event you’re recommending.  **Should you have any difficulty registering please request a password reset one time or contact info@sheville.org for assistance**
 
N.B. If you have A SPECIAL EVENT you want to run on the Front Page, the News Page and the Calendar, we can do that for a fee of $50.00.  We send you an invoice and you send us the info with the pictures and links you want and we’ll make it happen. Write to info@sheville.org for “Special Event Advertising”.
 

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November 7 – STANDING STRONG with Planned Parenthood

November 7 – STANDING STRONG with Planned Parenthood

On Tuesday, November 7, join other Planned Parenthood supporters in welcoming reproductive justice champion, Dr. Willie J. Parker, to Asheville for a special evening! 

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DANCE FOR LIFE – We Teach People How to Dance

DANCE FOR LIFE – We Teach People How to Dance

 

 

Do you want to enjoy dancing with your partner? How about having some fun dancing at a downtown pub? Maybe you want to learn a dance for your wedding, or dance at someone else’s wedding? What about dancing the night away on your next Cruise?  How about a dance event for your organization or a group class for your employees to enhance Teamwork and Morale?

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ASHEVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

ASHEVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Concerts and Masterworks Series

The Asheville Symphony Orchestra performs and promotes symphonic music for the benefit, enjoyment and education of the people of Western North Carolina. The Asheville Symphony was established in 1960. At that time, all musicians performed on a volunteer basis and the Symphony was without a resident conductor or manager.

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LIVEWIRE – Performing Arts Asheville

LIVEWIRE – Performing Arts Asheville

Asheville’s artists and entertainers shape the soul of this community. Our stage is expansive, spilling out the stage doors and onto sidewalks, into verdant parks and summer meadows, and large enough to accommodate a regular cast of all ages all year long. No matter what sparks your interest—be it Shakespeare or Sketch Comedy, Gershwin or Garage Rock, Ballet or Bluegrass—our spotlights and streetlamps will ignite your passion no matter what form it takes. There’s a show about to start. Discover the power of performance. Let LiveWire light the way.

Find out who’s playing and what’s playing where and when at LiveWire,Asheville’s source for performing arts schedules and information.  Click here for performing arts schedule and times

 

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