March 2018 Events

 

March 2, 2018

March 3, 2018 

  • Bluegrass at the Rock: Nu Blu & Unbridled Strings, at the Old Rock School Auditorium, 7:30pm.  Nu Blu: Hailing from Siler City, NC, the textbook definition of a picturesque small southern town, Nu-Blu’s heart and soul is husband-and-wife duo Daniel and Carolyn Routh.  Tickets $18 advance and $20 at the door.

March 6, 2018

  • "Lunch & Learn" for Crafters and Demonstrators at the Barn at Tall Oaks in Hendersonville, NC, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, https://www.facebook.com/events/164291804193594/  The Cradle of Forestry in America Heritage Site is reaching out to our regional community to recruit crafters and demonstrators to recreate living history. Your commitment is based around your schedule.  This free lunch offers you the chance to speak with Cradle staff, ask questions, and learn more about the facility.  If you are interested in learning more then please RSVP to this date or the alternative date on March 9th located in Brevard, by contacting Courtney by email (courtney@cfaia.org) or by phone (828) 877-3130

March 10, 2018

  • Cherokee Heritage Day: Anvyi (Strawberry Moon), at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian. 10:00 am-5:00 pm. The Museum of the Cherokee Indian offers a family-friendly fun day of free cultural activities including traditional dancing, storytelling, cultural arts demonstrations, genealogy workshops, hands-on craft workshops and more. Traditional food is available on-site, weather permitting.  Hands-on workshops are taught by members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and often include making a clay medallion or a traditional Cherokee pot stamped with wooden paddles carved with designs.

March 15-17, 2018

  • National Quilting Day at the Folk Art Center.  Lovers of Irish culture and St. Patrick's celebrations will have the opportunity to quilt their own luck at the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway, Southern Highland Craft Guild member Connie Brown will be showcasing a “Top of the Morning” quilt-themed exhibit, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. daily.

March 16, 2018

March 23, 2018

March 24, 2018

  • Easter Egg Hunt at Stecoah Valley CenterStarts promptly at 10:00 am. Several hunts by age groups with prizes in each category. Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy punch and Easter cupcakes, taste the deviled egg contest entries and vote for your favorite. Prizes for boy and girls in the best decorated Easter bonnet contest. "Peeps on the Creek" duck race. Sponsor your own duckie and help raise funds for the Stecoah Valley Center.

March 25, 2018

March 30, 2018

  • Tina and Her Pony, John C. Campbell Folk School, Community Room, Keith House, 7:00 pm.  Classically trained musician. Donations are appreciated.

 

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