Ronnie Pepper presents Living in a Multicultural Community at Feed and Seed in Fletcher, NC. Elena Diana Miller, MC. Free admission but donations appreciated. Info: http://www.feedandseednc.com/
Lloyd Arneach featured at the National Folk Life Festival, Greensboro, NC. http://nationalfolkfestival.com/
Jackson Gillman Concert. BeBe Theater, 20 Commerce Street, Asheville. 2:PM. General admission $12.
High Performance Coaching Workshop with Jackson Gillman. 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM. Lenoir Rhyne University, Room 316, 36 Montford Avenue. $25. Information: 623-491-7351.
Hook ‘Em or Lose ‘Em Workshop with Jackson Gillman. 7–9:PM. Asheville Terrace Community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. Free to ASC members. No ASC meeting.
September 25 - 26
The Heart of North Carolina Storytelling Festival @ Greensboro, NC. Sponsored in part by the North Carolina Storytelling Guild. Features ASC teller Michael Reno Harrell @ 7:PM on the 25th. Other performers include Donna Washington, Linda Goodman, Vicky Town, Ray Mendenhall and Naomi Faw. Info: 828-274-1123 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 1 – 4
Michael Reno Harrell: Appalachian Hideaway Songwriters Workshop @ Wildacres Retreat. 1565 Wildacres Road, Little Switzerland, NC. www.wildacres.org/workshops/octoberevents.html
October 2 – 4
National Storytelling Festival, Jonesborough, TN.
Wayne & Jane Sims, The Storytelling Sims, perform A Trip Back in Time with America’s First Travel Writers: William Bartram & Constance Fenimore Woolson. Our 15th year: St. Johns Riverkeeper Eco Heritage Cruises on the St. Johns River. Information: http://www.stjohnsriverkeeper.org/events/2-day-eco-heritage-boat-trip-42/
ASC Monthly Meeting. 7:PM. Hall Fletcher School. Info: 828-275-8183 or email@example.com
November 12 & 13
Wayne & Jane Sims, The Storytelling Sims, perform All’s Fair in Love and War concerning the Civil War romance of CSA General Edmund Kirby-Smith and his bride Cassie Selden. Friday: Suwannee River Regional Library, 6:30 PM; Saturday: Suwannee County Historical Museum Luncheon, Noon. Live Oak, FL. Info: http://liveoakfestivals.com/raid-on-the-suwannee/
ASC Monthly Meeting. 7:PM. Asheville Terrace Community Room, 200 Tunnel Road. New members welcome. Info: 274-1123
ASC 20th Anniversary Tellabration! Celebration featuring Lloyd Arneach, Marvin Cole, Rose Lynn Katz, Gwenda Ledbetter, Sherry Lovett, David Novak, Wayne & Jane Sims, and Donna Marie Todd. ASC Founder, Sandra Gudger, will introduce the program with a short History of ASC. 3:PM. Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. General Admission: $10
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.
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