Calendar of Events

Member Events


August 17
ASC Annual Picnic, WNC Nature Center, Gashes Creek Road, Pavilion #3.  Bring a covered dish.  Set up 4:PM, picnic 5:PM, storytelling 6 -7:45 PM.

August 18
No ASC monthly meeting.

August 21
David Joe Miller and Sarah Larson are among the tellers and  performers  at A Twist of Fate. Manheimer Room, Reuter Center on the campus of UNCA.
7:15 PM.  Admission $5.

August 23
Wallace Shealy tells stories on the porch of Smith McDowell House, Victoria Rd., Asheville.  4:PM.

August 23
Vixi Jil Glenn tells stories for Vanishing Wheelchair, Magic, Mirth and Meaning.   St. Mary’s Episcopal Church. 6:30 PM.

August 29
Stories & Music of Faith, Hope &/or Charity.  Fundraiser for St. John of Arc Catholic Church, 768 Asbury Road, Candler.  7:PM.  $12 Advance; $15 at the door.  Limited seating.  Info: 828-670-0051.

September 6
Kaleo Wheeler presents Hawaiian Musical Storytelling.  Fletcher Library, 120 Library Road, Fletcher.  11:AM.  Information: 866-581-4843;  Free and open to the public.

September 15
ASC monthly meeting. Asheville Terrace Community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. 7:PM. New members and guests welcome. 828-274-1123.

Regional Events



The Storytelling Festival of Carolina
Laurenburg, NC   (910) 291-0929.

Stone Soup Storytelling Festival
Woodruff, SC   (864) 476-8770.


Mountain Echoes Festival: A Homecoming
Clyde, NC.  (828) 627-4544.


Stories on Asheville's Front Porch
Asheville, NC (828) 450-5462
Saturdays, June–August


Toe River Storytelling Festival
Bakersville, NC.  (828) 467-9955,


National Storytelling Festival
Jonesborough, TN.  (800) 952-8392.


Brevard StoryFest
Brevard, NC   (828) 884-3151.
Sponsored by NC Storytelling Guild & Friends of Transylvania County Library System

Asheville Folk Art Center, Blue Ridge Parkway.
Sunday before Thanksgiving
Sponsored by Asheville Storytelling Circle, Southern Highlands Craft Guild, and the National Storytelling Network.
(828) 664-1429 or (828) 777-9177