Michael Reno Harrell performs at the Purple Onion in Saluda, NC, 7:30 to 9:30 PM.
Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch, Rhino Courtyard of Pack Place in Downtown Asheville, 10:30 to 11:45 AM, featuring Tim Lowry and Shanita Jackson. Free admission and free parking at the Police Station by Pack Tavern.
Toe River Festival in Bakersville, NC, 10:AM to 5:PM. Workshop 10 to 11:30 AM with Connie Regan-Blake. Other featured tellers include Michael Reno Harrell, Kim Weitkamp, Lloyd Arneach, and Chuck Brodsky.
Michael Reno Harrell performs at Blowing Rock Art and History Museum, Blowing Rock, NC. 5:30 PM. Wine and light refreshments served after the concert. $20. Reservations: 828-295-9099, ext. 3006.
Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch, Rhino Courtyard of Pack Place in Downtown Asheville, 10:30 to 11:45 AM, featuring Howard Hangar. Free admission and free parking at the Police Station by Pack Tavern.
ASC monthly meeting. Asheville Terrace community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. 7:PM. New members and guests welcome. 828-274-1123
Stories on Asheville’s Front Porch, Rhino Courtyard of Pack Place in Downtown Asheville. 10:30 to 11:45 AM. ASC storytellers Sherry Lovett, Kaleo Wheeler, Pete Koschnick, Zane Chait, Larry Kakenowash, Kathy Gordon, with Wallace Shealy as MC. Free admission.
Jane & Wayne Sims perform A Storytelling Dinner Theatre fund-raiser for St. Johns Episcopal Church at 290 Old Haw Creek Road, Asheville. Italian dinner with all the fixings will be served in the parish hall at 6:PM followed by the concert in the church at 7:PM. Tickets: $20 dinner and concert; $15 concert only. Reservations Required for Dinner. Information / Reservations / Confirmation available from the church at 298-3553 or Sara Davis at 298-1330. (Voice mail at either number assures reservation.) Or firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 3 – 9
Connie Regan-Blake presents the Ninth Annual StoryWindow Summer Retreat, seven days of telling, coaching, and fun in Asheville. email@example.com
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.
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
Toe River Storytelling Festival
Bakersville, NC. (828) 467-9955,
National Storytelling Festival
Jonesborough, TN. (800) 952-8392.
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