Asheville Wordslam: Middle school poets have something to say

  PRESS RELEASE: Poetry is cool—just ask the young spoken word poets who will weave metaphors, imagery, slant rhymes and their personal truths into your heart at the 8th annual Asheville Wordslam, Friday April 29, 6:30-8:30pm at the Dr. Wesley Grant, Southside center, 285 Livingston Street. Reigning champion Francine Delaney New School For Children will be challenged by Asheville Middle School, […]

Public assistance requested in identifying credit card fraud suspects

PRESS RELEASE:   City of Asheville Asheville Police Department Public Assistance Requested in Identifying Credit Card Fraud Suspects Asheville, NC (April 19, 2016): The Asheville Police Department is requesting public assistance to identify two suspects involved in credit card fraud. On April 8th the two suspects broke into a vehicle parked at the YMCA on […]

Break the Mold: Rick Bayless shares seven steps to ensure your home environment is healthy

PRESS RELEASE:  What does it take to make your home environment healthy? Expert environmental home health specialist Rick Bayless of A Healthier Home, Hendersonville, serving western North Carolina, reviews the National Environmental Health Association’s guidelines. Learn the 7 key steps it takes to ensure a home environment is healthy. Free and open to the public. […]

Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers to perform “Watching and Waiting”

PRESS RELEASE:  BREVARD – On Thursday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m. the Brevard College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will perform in their spring concert, “Watching and Waiting.” The concert is free to the public. The choirs include students of a variety of experience levels, and include students from several different majors across campus. Using […]

Friday Gallery Walk in Brevard begins April 22

PRESS RELEASE:    Brevard 4th Friday Gallery Walks Kick-Off April 22 Enjoy an evening stroll in downtown Brevard, NC as you explore art, music, wine, and beer.  Twenty five downtown art galleries, retail stores and restaurants will be participating in the 2016 Gallery Walks from 5pm– 8pm on the 4th Friday’s from April- November. The December Gallery […]

World Peas Animation announces six weeks of summer camps in West Asheville

  PRESS RELEASE:  World Peas Animation is excited to announce six weeks of Summer Camps in West Asheville around three exciting subjects: Minecraft Animation, Baking Adventures and Movie Making! Minecraft Animation Camp will enable students to build their own Minecraft themed set, with characters and props, which they will then use to photograph a stop […]

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Spellbound Children’s Bookshop

PRESS RELEASE:  Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day at Spellbound Children’s Bookshop on Saturday April 30, 2016. Bookstore Day marks its second year of celebrating independent bookstores nationwide on April 30th, with literary parties around the country. Spellbound Children’s Bookshop at 640 Merrimon Avenue will be celebrating with free refreshments and gifts for customers throughout the day, including stickers, […]

‘Get Your Hands Dirty, Junior’ at The Village Potters

PRESS RELEASE:   Contact: The Village Potters 191 Lyman Street #180 Asheville, NC 28801 Phone: 828-253-2424 GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY, JUNIOR EDITION, DEBUTS AT THE VILLAGE POTTERS One day workshops and three-week camps developed just for kids this Spring and Summer. The Village Potters is pleased to announce the return of children’s […]

Adventure abounds in Parkway Playhouse summer performing arts camps and classes

PRESS RELEASE:  Burnsville, NC: This summer Parkway Playhouse Junior Students will be busy! They will be breaking evil spells, serving exquisite cuisine, and sharing an incredible adventure with Disney’s Beauty and the the Beast Jr ; which will be a two week summer production camp experience that will lead up to two public performances of […]

Author Talk and Book Signing at the Asheville Art Museum

PRESS RELEASE:  Stephanie Storey: Oil & Marble Saturday, April 16, 2:00 p.m. The Asheville Art Museum is thrilled to welcome author Stephanie Storey on her tour for her just-published debut novel Oil and Marble that the New York Times calls “richly imagined… tremendously entertaining.” The book is the fictional account of the rivalry that drove […]

The Geezer Gallery

PRESS RELEASE:  An Artful Life at the Asheville Area Arts Council Gallery This April we invite you to a fantastic show sponsored by The Council on Aging of Buncombe County’s program The Geezer Gallery. The exhibition will showcase the work of lifelong master artists and we invite you to the reception April 15th from 5-8pm. […]

Bailey Mountain Cloggers Bring the Wonder of OZ to Mars Hill University

PRESS RELEASE:  NEWS FROM MARS HILL UNIVERSITY The land of OZ is coming to Mars Hill University, through the talents of the Bailey Mountain Cloggers. The cloggers’ spring concert, called “The Wicked Dancer of OZ,” will take place in Moore Auditorium, April 15-17. Performances will take place at 7 pm on Friday and Saturday, April […]