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The Legend of Tommy Hodges: An Outdoor Drama   [Theater]

Event Date: 10/24/2014 (Today)  Event Time: 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM

Description:
A mystery over time becomes a legend, and a legend grows in the telling . . . It was Halloween night in 1906 when one of the students from the Biltmore Forest School disappeared. His name was Tommy Hodges. The Cradle of Forestry will present this outdoor drama along the paved, one-mile Biltmore Campus Trail. As the audience walks the trail from scene to scene it meets characters from the historic Pink Beds community and hears their stories, some based on the diaries of students who attended the Biltmore Forest School from 1903-1907. Warm clothing, walking shoes and flashlights are recommended. Check the website or call for show times. Show times will be 6:30pm, 7:45pm, and 9:00pm on Friday, October 24th and again on Saturday, October 25th. Admission to the show is $6.00 for ages 16 and up, $3.00 for ages 5-15, Federal Recreation Pass holders and Golden Age Passport holders. Hot cider and cookies are provided.

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11250 Pisgah Hwy, Pisgah Forest, 28768
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Phone: (828) 877-3130

One Night Pottery Class: Ready, Set, Throw!   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/24/2014 (Today)  Event Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Description:
Ever wanted to try your hand at the pottery wheel? Or maybe you and some friends are just looking for something different to do on a Friday night. Well, look no further. Ready, Set, Throw is here! We guarantee you'll make at least one pot on the wheel in this special one-night class. Even if you've never touched clay before, our highly skilled staff will guide you through the entire process. It's the perfect opportunity to get creative and have fun!

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Blue Ridge Birding Basics   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 10/25/2014  Event Time: 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Description:
If you’ve ever been interested in learning about birds and how to identify them but don’t known where to start, then this educational, introductory bird walk is just for you! It is designed to open people’s eyes to the birds around us here in Western North Carolina. Learn binocular basics, what field guides are best for beginning birding and take a walk with an expert birding guide. Pre-registration required Pace: Slow and easy

Contact Info:
Beaver Lake Bird Sanctuary, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 253-4247

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/25/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

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2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

2-Day Pottery Workshop: Exotic Color Raku With Mic   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/25/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Description:
2-Day Workshop. October 25- 26. Saturday & Sunday 9:30am- 4:30pm. This workshop will focus on the magic and depth of color possible when using copper matt glazes in the raku kiln. With the goal of achieving a variety of iridescent metallic colors, students will participate in group firings throughout the weekend. Glazing and masking techniques for creating designs on your work will be demonstrated. Students bring their own bisque ware to fire. Levels: Intermediate and advanced. $250 + $25 Lab Fee.

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/25/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

Contact Info:
133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Tryon Gallery Trot   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/25/2014  Event Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Description:
The Tryon Gallery Trots return this October 25th, 2014! Join us as we celebrate our wonderful downtown Tryon with artist receptions, new shops and restaurants to enjoy, free entertainment and great fun for the whole family!  Expect a wide variety of art by some of our areas top artists, as well as unique merchandise, live music, hors d’oeuvres and complimentary refreshments in a festive and fun atmosphere as visitors “Trot” with friends up, down, and all around the town.   Live entertainment will be located in the center of town at the newly completed St. Luke's Plaza. Join us in welcoming The Riyen Roots Duo featuring Kenny Dore (www.riyenroots.com), an original rock, soul, and blues group from Asheville NC. Riyen Roots is taking the blues genre to a new place, with unique rhythms, truly original song stylings, and  vocals that have been compared to the likes of Muddy Waters, Johnny Cash, Warren Haynes, and even Tom Waits. Local favorite juggler extraordinaire, Kevin Bradley will be delighting T

Contact Info:
Trade St. Tryon, NC, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/26/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/26/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

Contact Info:
133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Bird Call Workshop with Simon   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 10/26/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Description:
Take a walk outside and shut your eyes. A chorus of birds sing, twitter and cheep from the woodlands around you, but who are the mystery singers? Learning bird songs seems like an almost impossible task, but learning the basics is not that difficult at all. Join Simon Thompson from Asheville Wild Birds Unlimited and Ventures Birding Tours for an insight into why birds sing, the difference between songs and calls and how to start learning a little about the bird songs around us.

Contact Info:
Gerber Village
10 Crispin Court, Asheville / Biltmore Forest, 28803
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Phone: (828) 687-9433

Free Spaghetti Dinner and Concert   [Community]

Event Date: 10/26/2014  Event Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Description:
Join us for a great night of music with Zoe Seed http://www.zoeseed.org and a delicious catered dinner of spaghetti and salad. There will be fun and games for the kids! A great evening for the entire family! We are excited to open our new Biltmore UMC Events Center to our community and hope you will come join us for this night of family entertainment, fun and food!

Contact Info:
376 Hendersonville Rd., Asheville, 28802
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Phone: (828) 274-2379

TV Star of Jackass, Steve O, to Perform in Ashevil   [Music]

Event Date: 10/26/2014  Event Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Description:
Steve-O has become a household name, best known for his stunt-work on JACKASS, the TV show and movies.

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66 Asheland Ave., Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (888) 593-7387

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/27/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/27/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

Contact Info:
133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/28/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/28/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

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133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Kids Pottery Class: Advanced Wheel Throwing For Ki   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/28/2014  Event Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Description:
With Kelsey Sickmeyer. Tuesdays 4- 6pm. October 28- December 2. A continuation of our incredibly popular wheel throwing summer camps, this class will build on skills kids have already learned as well as adding larger and more advanced projects. We'll break down some familiar techniques and really hone in on making excellent pots. New projects will include pitchers, batter bowls, and bird-houses. Level: Some wheel experience required. Tuition: $150.

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/29/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/29/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

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133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Sculpture Class: The Dynamic Figure With Susannah   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/29/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Description:
Wednesdays 3- 5:30pm. October 29- December 17. This class will cover hand-building techniques for creating figurative sculptural work with an emphasis on personal expression. We will examine the challenges of creating mystery and power in artworks that spring from life experiences. Technical and aesthetic concerns will be addressed, as well as assistance translating complex ideas to the medium. In addition to technical demonstrations, basic anatomy, and an opportunity to work with a figure model, the class will incorporate image presentation and discussion on major figurative artists in the field. Level: Beginner, intermediate and advanced. $295 + $70 Lab & Model Fee.

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/30/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/30/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

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133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Clay Class: Honing In With Heather Hietala   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/30/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Description:
Honing In Heather Hietala Thursdays 3- 6 pm. October 30- December 18. No Class on Thanksgiving, November 27. This class is about slowing down and honing in on an aspect of your work that you want to develop. We will make a journal that will parallel our creative explorations. The class will include demos and discussions with group and individual critiques. Bring ideas and techniques you want the time and focus to explore. Levels: Intermediate and Advanced. Tuition: $295 + 45 Lab Fee.

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Ministry Workers’ Retreat: A Time of Refreshing   [Spiritual & Religious]

Event Date: 10/30/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Description:
Do you need spiritual refreshment? This retreat is designed for those involved in active ministry to be renewed as you dig deeper into God’s Word and draw near to Him in worship.  Interactive workshops and Bible teaching will refresh, refocus and rejuvenate you.  

This retreat is open to men and women who minister to others through a church or para church organization, including youth workers, Sunday school teachers, outreach/youth/shelter volunteers, church staff, etc. 

Contact Info:
Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove
1 Porters Cove Rd, Asheville, 28805
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Phone: (828) 298-2092

Night Zip At Navitat   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 10/30/2014  Event Time: 6:10 PM to 11:59 PM

Description:
Experience "Navitat at Night!" Exclusive nighttime zipline adventures on our newest tour - the Blue Ridge Experience! Suitable for first-time zippers and experienced thrill seekers alike, zipping "Navitat at Night" will be an adventure to remember! "Navitat at Night" is available on select dates this fall with limited spaces each evening. Book early to secure your spot! $89 per person Tours available: September 27 October 11, 30 and 31 November 1 and 8 Tours beginning after 5:00pm are "Navitat at Night" departures.

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242 Poverty Branch Rd, Barnardsville, 28709
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Phone: (855) 628-4828

Halloween Anniversary Celebration at the Asheville   [Community]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 09:00 AM

Description:
The Asheville Wild Birds Unlimited shop owners are thrilled to celebrate the first year in the shop's new location in Gerber Village! Please drop by to celebrate and take advantage of all the great specials! Come in full costume and get 10% off the total sale! Count the candy in the feeder and win! It is also Seed Sale all month, so be sure to come in for the last day to get seed for those weary fall migratory birds.

Contact Info:
Gerber Village
10 Crispin Court, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 687-9433

Youth Creative Performance Lab   [Children]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 09:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Description:
The NYS3 Youth Lab will engage participants in an innovative theatrical learning experience utilizing The Voices United Process to create a comfortable, empowering, supportive and safe environment that enables personal growth, heightened awareness of others and a deeper connection to theater and the arts. The Voices United Process is an uplifting and transformational method that engages participants in a creative process, culminating in their own original artistic productions about the issues that are most important to youth. Students will take part in traditional acting training as well as youth-directed issue discussions exploring the challenges in their daily lives. Working from the topics discussed and experiences shared, the participants will use theater, film, poetry, improvisation, movement, dance, visual art and music to create and build an original, collaborative piece that speaks on behalf of the entire group. The end result is a message of hope and courage in the face of serious difficulties and a

Contact Info:
2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, 28804
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Phone: (828) 276-1212

Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Skyuka Fine Art is pleased to announce their next exhibit; "Gary Cooley-Seven Days in Provence". The opening reception will be on Saturday, October 25th from 5-8pm with a wine and cheese reception and entertainment. Downtown Tryon will host its first "Tryon Gallery Trot" of the year as well, with live music in the center of town, a juggler roaming the streets, and free horse drawn carriage rides to enjoy. Please join in the fun!

Gary Cooley hails from Detroit, MI and he earned his BFA from Center for Creative Studies (now College of Creative Studies). Cooley studied illustration and worked as an illustrator for years; producing art for books, magazines and even the occasional Broadway poster. He has recently retired and he and his wife are relocating to the Hendersonville, NC area after living in Atlanta for decades. A retirement gift from his coworkers was a trip to Provence to take a workshop from a much admired artist of Cooley's; Julian Merrow-Smith. Julian is most known for his "Postcard from Proven

Contact Info:
133 N. Trade St, Tryon, 28782
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Phone: (828) 817-3783

Fall Family Festival   [Fairs & Festivals]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Description:
Fun for the whole family! Free community event at First Baptist Church of Asheville - everyone welcome! Activities include games, face painting, magic show, inflatables, pony rides, candy, and music by Whitewater Bluegrass Company. Concessions available for purchase. Enjoy the fun rain or shine!

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5 Oak St., Asheville, 28806
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Phone: (828) 252-4781

Night Zip At Navitat   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 6:10 PM to 11:59 PM

Description:
Experience "Navitat at Night!" Exclusive nighttime zipline adventures on our newest tour - the Blue Ridge Experience! Suitable for first-time zippers and experienced thrill seekers alike, zipping "Navitat at Night" will be an adventure to remember! "Navitat at Night" is available on select dates this fall with limited spaces each evening. Book early to secure your spot! $89 per person Tours available: September 27 October 11, 30 and 31 November 1 and 8 Tours beginning after 5:00pm are "Navitat at Night" departures.

Contact Info:
242 Poverty Branch Rd, Barnardsville, 28709
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Phone: (855) 628-4828

Zansa at Isis: A Celebration of Masks   [Music]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 9:00 PM to 12:30 AM

Description:
Zansa takes the stage at Isis this Halloween with a Celebration of Masks. While West Africa does not celebrate Halloween in the traditional sense, the evening is inspired by the Festival of Masks (Fêtes des Masques) that happens November 1st in Ivory Coast. There are many types of masked dances in Ivory Coast, and this festival brings different villages together to compete for best masked dance. Zansa invites you to wear a masked costume inspired by this theme of the spirit world, ancient legends, and human-animal amalgamations. Or simply put your best mask forward. There will be a BEST MASK CONTEST! Winner will receive a $50 bar tab from Isis Restaurant & Music Hall. Bruckshot opens the show.

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743 Haywood Rd., Asheville, 28806
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Haunted GROVE HOUSE Inferno   [Music]

Event Date: 10/31/2014  Event Time: 9:00 PM

Description:
HAUNTED GROVE HOUSE INFERNO 2014 FRIDAY 10/31 & SATURDAY 11/01 #1 HALLOWEEN DANCE PARTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA 8-DJ’s ~ 4-BARS ~ 3-DANCE FLOORS COSTUME CONTESTS WITH $1,400 IN CASH PRIZES THREE VENUES / ONE PRICE The GROVE HOUSE Entertainment Complex is famous for the scariest and BEST annual Halloween costume and dance party in WNC! This year will be the most frightening and fun to-date! You’ll be terrified by monsters lurking around every corner… beware as you walk through each themed-area dripping with creepy décor. You will succumb to your fears as you migrate throughout the HAUNTED GROVE HOUSE INFERNO's three levels - themed to Dante's Nine Circles of Hell. REMEMBER!!! – TWO NIGHTS OF COSTUME CONTESTS… so deck-out in your most terrifying best (or worst), and you may end the night with a fist-full of cash! Gates open at 9pm and ONE price gives you access to the ENTIRE complex (Club Eleven On Grove, Scandals Nightclub, and BOILER ROOM.) 9am-3am (18 & over) Only $25 each ni

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11 Grove Street, Asheville, 28801
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Weaverville Art Safari   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Enjoy a self-guided tour of local artists' studios in and around Weaverville, NC. 47 artists participate in this unique event that includes art sales, art demonstrations, and door prizes.  An online auction to raise funds for the non-profit will be hosted at www.uglymonkeyauctions.com from Oct 24-Nov. 2. For more information, visit http://www.weavervilleartsafari.com

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Weaverville and surrounding communities, Weaverville, 28787
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Public Exhibition of The Historical Buddha's Relic   [Spiritual & Religious]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Description:
Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour, a free public exhibition of the historical Buddha's relics will be on display at The Venue in Asheville October 31, November 1 & 2. Most of the Relics in this collection resemble beautiful multi-colored pearl-like crystals and are over 2,600 years old. Many of the relics are from the 14th Dalai Lama’s own collection. Relics embody the master’s spiritual qualities of wisdom and loving kindness. This free exhibition provides a chance for people to connect directly with some of the greatest spiritual Masters of all time and to reflect on their own potential for a kinder and more loving heart. Hours: Friday Oct. 31: 6pm to 8pm Saturday Nov. 1: 10am to 7pm Sunday Nov. 2: 10am to 5pm

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The Venue
21 North Market St, Asheville, 28801
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Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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2nd Annual Odyssey ClayWorks Auction   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM

Description:
On November 1st 2014, we are hosting the 2nd Annual Auction at Odyssey ClayWorks. The Auction will benefit the Veteran's Program and the Children's Program, including work with the Special Education Program at Asheville Middle School. It will also benefit the Odyssey Scholarship fund, which provides scholarships for adults and children, in the hopes of making our classes available to all members of our community, regardless of income level. The night will be fueled by live music, organic, local cuisine and beer and a lively after party at the studio. Doors Open & Silent Auction Begins 6pm. Live Auction Begins 7pm. Followed by a lively after party until late.

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236 Clingman Ave, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 285-0210

Night Zip At Navitat   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 6:10 PM to 11:59 PM

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Experience "Navitat at Night!" Exclusive nighttime zipline adventures on our newest tour - the Blue Ridge Experience! Suitable for first-time zippers and experienced thrill seekers alike, zipping "Navitat at Night" will be an adventure to remember! "Navitat at Night" is available on select dates this fall with limited spaces each evening. Book early to secure your spot! $89 per person Tours available: September 27 October 11, 30 and 31 November 1 and 8 Tours beginning after 5:00pm are "Navitat at Night" departures.

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242 Poverty Branch Rd, Barnardsville, 28709
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Phone: (855) 628-4828

Geocaching Day at the NC Arboretum   [Outdoors]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 8:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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Join us for a high-tech treasure hunt! Geocaching combines hiking, outdoor exploration and GPS technology as participants seek "caches" along the Arboretum's trails. This event will delight families just learning about the activity as well as seasoned geocaching veterans. Activities will include: - Family-friendly geocaching demonstrations and guided programs with loaner equipment. - Special first-to-find geocoins in new geocaches. - Make-your-own geocaching trade item stations. - New traditional, micro and virtual caches that challenge visitors to explore our gardens, trails and natural areas. All activities are available free of charge. Standard parking rates for non-members apply. Guided programs run from 10:00 am to 11:30 am and 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm in the Education Center EcoLab. Self-guided geocachers may begin seeking caches when the property opens at 8:00 a.m.

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100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, 28806
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Phone: (828) 665-2492

Haunted GROVE HOUSE Inferno   [Music]

Event Date: 11/01/2014  Event Time: 9:00 PM

Description:
HAUNTED GROVE HOUSE INFERNO 2014 FRIDAY 10/31 & SATURDAY 11/01 #1 HALLOWEEN DANCE PARTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA 8-DJ’s ~ 4-BARS ~ 3-DANCE FLOORS COSTUME CONTESTS WITH $1,400 IN CASH PRIZES THREE VENUES / ONE PRICE The GROVE HOUSE Entertainment Complex is famous for the scariest and BEST annual Halloween costume and dance party in WNC! This year will be the most frightening and fun to-date! You’ll be terrified by monsters lurking around every corner… beware as you walk through each themed-area dripping with creepy décor. You will succumb to your fears as you migrate throughout the HAUNTED GROVE HOUSE INFERNO's three levels - themed to Dante's Nine Circles of Hell. REMEMBER!!! – TWO NIGHTS OF COSTUME CONTESTS… so deck-out in your most terrifying best (or worst), and you may end the night with a fist-full of cash! Gates open at 9pm and ONE price gives you access to the ENTIRE complex (Club Eleven On Grove, Scandals Nightclub, and BOILER ROOM.) 9am-3am (18 & over) Only $25 each ni

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11 Grove Street, Asheville, 28801
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Weaverville Art Safari   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/02/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Enjoy a self-guided tour of local artists' studios in and around Weaverville, NC. 47 artists participate in this unique event that includes art sales, art demonstrations, and door prizes.  An online auction to raise funds for the non-profit will be hosted at www.uglymonkeyauctions.com from Oct 24-Nov. 2. For more information, visit http://www.weavervilleartsafari.com

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Weaverville and surrounding communities, Weaverville, 28787
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Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/02/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 251-5796

Public Exhibition of The Historical Buddha's Relic   [Spiritual & Religious]

Event Date: 11/02/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
Maitreya Loving Kindness Tour, a free public exhibition of the historical Buddha's relics will be on display at The Venue in Asheville October 31, November 1 & 2. Most of the Relics in this collection resemble beautiful multi-colored pearl-like crystals and are over 2,600 years old. Many of the relics are from the 14th Dalai Lama’s own collection. Relics embody the master’s spiritual qualities of wisdom and loving kindness. This free exhibition provides a chance for people to connect directly with some of the greatest spiritual Masters of all time and to reflect on their own potential for a kinder and more loving heart. Hours: Friday Oct. 31: 6pm to 8pm Saturday Nov. 1: 10am to 7pm Sunday Nov. 2: 10am to 5pm

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The Venue
21 North Market St, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 712-5788

An Evening at The Cove with Fernando Ortega   [Music]

Event Date: 11/02/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Description:
Come for a worshipful evening of music and fellowship. Enjoy friendly conversation over a fine buffet dinner, followed by an uplifting concert program. Overnight lodging is available at applicable rates and includes breakfast the following morning. Concert-only registration may be available for select programs.

Contact Info:
Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove
1 Porters Cove Rd, Asheville, 28805
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Phone: (828) 298-2092

Danny Ellis in Concert   [Music]

Event Date: 11/02/2014  Event Time: 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Description:
Sunday, Nov 2nd @ 4 pm The Music Academy – Asheville 1408 Patton Avenue, Asheville, 28806 In the rear of the building that houses Music City. Enter through rear doors. Potluck before show at 3pm. Bring a small dish to share, Hor dourves because of the early hour. BYOB. Tickets $20, Reservations required To RSVP for this event, call us at (828) 658-9795. For more information, please visit his website: http://www.dannyellismusic.com/

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1408 Patton Avenue, Asheville, 28806, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 658-9795

Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/03/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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Glorious Impossibility: The Sermon on the Mount fo   [Spiritual & Religious]

Event Date: 11/03/2014  Event Time: 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Description:
We naturally treat the Sermon on the Mount like we typically treat the rest of the Bible–like it’s a divine self-help manual, a blueprint for having your best life now. But actually the Sermon on the Mount is intended to show that the Christian life is a glorious impossibility. In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus wants to set us free by showing us our need for a righteousness we can never attain on our own–an impossible righteousness that’s always out of our reach. The purpose of the Sermon on the Mount is to demolish all notions that we can reach the righteousness required by God–it’s about exterminating all attempts at self-sufficient moral endeavors. In the deepest sense, the Sermon on the Mount is not a goal, but a wall we crash into so that we finally cry out, “I can’t do it!” For, it’s only when we come to the end of ourselves that we come to the beginning of God’s grace.

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Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove
1 Porters Cove Rd, Asheville, 28805
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Phone: (828) 298-2092

Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/04/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 251-5796

Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/05/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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Pastors' Institute: Inexhaustible Grace for the Ex   [Spiritual & Religious]

Event Date: 11/06/2014  Event Time: 08:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Description:
Life in public ministry is long on law and short on grace—the demands never stop and the weight is heavy. We are all in need of some relief. Come refocus on the heart of our faith and reconnect with the radical nature of God's grace—grace that transforms our relationships on the ground and transforms our perspectives on life, on work, on everything.

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Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove
1 Porters Cove Rd, Asheville, 28805
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Phone: (828) 298-2092

Jane Desonier featured artist of the month   [Arts & Crafts]

Event Date: 11/06/2014  Event Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Description:
For Immediate Dissemination Contact: Sandi Anton (734-968-3458) or [email protected] Jane Desonier Featured Artist of the Month “Skies over Appalachia” Western North Carolina landscape painter Jane Desonier is Asheville Gallery of Art featured artist for November 2014. Her show, “Skies over Appalachia,” will run November 1-30. The public is cordially invited to her reception Friday, November 7, 2014, 5-8 pm. “In a departure from my usual landscape paintings,” writes Jane, “this new show focuses on the vagaries of color and design in the mountain skies, with the terrain playing a secondary role. It has been a wonderful opportunity for me to explore new shapes and color combinations not readily available in the traditional landscape.” The gallery is located at 16 College Street in downtown Asheville, across from Pritchard Park. Regular hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 251-5796 or visit www.ashe

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16 College Street Asheville, NC 28801, Asheville, 28801
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Phone: (828) 251-5796