Black Mountain College presents a May writing workshop centered on The Poetics of Audience
March 16, 2014 WRITING WORKSHOP - Friday night through Sunday, May 2, 3 & 4 The Poetics of Audience: Experimenting with Points of Address in Poetry Jaye Bartell, Eric Gelsigner, Nathanael Roney & Bridget Elmer The Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center announces a weekend workshop consisting of lectures, writing exercises, book making & panel ... (more)
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Full Moon Farm to host first 'Howl In' open house and potluck of 2014 on April 12
Full Moon Farm is an organization dedicated to the well-being of the wolfdog . A wolfdog is a dog that has a pure wolf ancestor within the last 5 generations.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Indigo Girls, symphony, St. Paddy's fun
Asheville has a musical love affair with the Indigo Girls, and it continues this weekend as the popular singing duo returns for another show.
Goldstein plays, speaks for Piano Forum
Prior to his Saturday performance with the Asheville Symphony, renowned concert pianist Alon Goldstein will present a master class this morning featuring local advanced piano students and a presentation under the auspices of the Asheville Area Piano Forum, in partnership with the symphony.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Asheville's Kim to perform Saturday at Thomas Wolfe
ASHEVILLE - Asheville High sophomore Kristie Kim will perform Sarasate's "Zigeunerweisen " at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at U.S. Cellular Center as the winner of the Asheville-Buncombe Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition.
The Report Card for March 14
Got an idea that makes the grade? Send it to JBuchanan@CITIZEN-TIMES.com A to Jim Buchanan's great column Saturday.
Dulcimer champ moves to Black Mountain, will perform there
With simple mallet strikes, Joshua Messick takes you back centuries. You're in Persia in the earliest known times of the hammered dulcimer.
Hot Picks: St. Paddy's parties, Bike of the Irish
Jamie Laval knows a thing or two about Irish music. This remarkable Celtic fiddler -- who lives in Asheville but tours playing music from Scotland, Ireland and Quebec year round -- will again celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a concert at the downtown Altamont Theatre, 18 Church St. Joined by David Brown on guitar and banjo, the duo will present a ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Seriously injured rock climber thanks responders
A Black Mountain man who suffered serious injuries in a rock climbing accident earlier this week faces months of recovery, but his overriding emotion Wednesday was gratitude.
Learning Community School presents 'Annie' on May 2-3
The Learning Community School will present Annie, the classic Broadway musical featuring popular songs such as "Hard Knock Life," "Easy Street," and "Tomorrow."
The Mountain Times
A Conversation with Jay Brown
For the better part of two decades, Jay Brown has been filling the air with music.
Chamber's job push hits mark early
Well done. The goal was to bring 5,000 new well-paying jobs to town within five years.
The Asheville Citizen-Times
Legacy of Love
Western North Carolina was a very different place in 1941. The entire country was still feeling the effects of the Great Depression and Jim Crow laws in the south made it extraordinarily tough for black citizens to realize the American dream.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The Asheville Citizen-Times
The Call of the Valley: Gale Jackson
Gale Jackson moved to Black Mountain in 2000 to become the director of the Black Mountain Center for the Arts.
Pisgah Brewing Company announces 2014 outdoor stage lineup
Pisgah Brewing Company of Black Mountain, NC is well known for its many fine craft brews that have graced the WNC region for going on 9 years now.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
New jobs hit WNC faster than expected
Kit Cramer's tweet arrived earlier than anticipated. The Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce president hit social media last week with good news for the local economy: "Over 5,000 jobs created since the inception of AVL 5X5!" In 2010, the Asheville economy was hurting.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Gallery talk, closing reception at Asheville Art Museum
Asheville Art Museum is hosting a gallery talk and closing reception for the exhibit "Cityscapes" by Ben Aronson at 3 p.m. today, with the artist present.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Jamie Laval performs at W. Asheville church service
ASHEVILLE - The internationally acclaimed Irish fiddle performer Jamie Laval will provide special music at the 11 a.m. service Sunday at West Asheville Presbyterian Church, 690 Haywood Road.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Weekend planner: Music, comedy, movies
Basketball is the big attraction this weekend in downtown Asheville as the Southern Conference tournament settles in at the U.S. Cellular Center.