- The program will include a range of dance styles, from ballet to contemporary, and live music provided by renowned percussionist Jeff Sipe of Aquarium Rescue Unit.Asheville Baroque Concerts' next iteration features violinist Jeanne Johnson and takes place at Oakley United Methodist Church on Sunday, Sept. 25.The Asheville Juggling Festival is a free, supportive gathering where those who Johnson calls the “juggling family” can share new skills and connect to other jugglers.Analog Moon songwriter/musician Todd Britton. He thought that futurist Ray Kurzweil's ideas about the future would make a fun concept for an album, especially if he could “take it in…The roster includes Ben Fountain who reads on Thursday, Sept. 22, at the Reuter Center.Enjoy sounds, tastes, dances and artistry from about 20 Latin American countries at Hendersonville's Main Street on Sunday, Sept. 25.Isis Restaurant & Music Hall hosts The Revelers plus Dirty Bourbon River Show on Friday, Sept. 23.More than 40 garments by regional artists and designers will be on showcase at Local Cloth's Project Handmade fashion show. The Folk Art Center hosts the event on Thursday, Sept.…
- Enjoying Asheville's restaurant scene can be cost-prohibitive, but a number of local eateries make it a point to keep menu prices affordable.Feasting for FEAST benefits school cooking and gardening classes, a benefit for Louisiana flood victims features Cajun cuisine, Sierra Nevada takes over the bar at The Market Place and the…San Diego-based yeast producer White Labs is now hiring for its Asheville facility, and local breweries focus on supporting environmental sustainability and conservation efforts.
- With numbers of sexually transmitted illnesses rising across the nation, local and state public health officials are particularly worried about the impact of a new and unique illness: the Zika virus.…MADabolic gym is bringing fitness equipment to Green Man Brewery for a high energy benefit event on Friday, Sept. 23. Proceeds go to Girls on the Run of WNC.
- Grail Moviehouse celebrates Art House Theater Day, the Fine Arts Theatre hosts a benefit screening for the LGBT Elder Advocates of WNC and Flat Rock Cinema screens Manhattan Short Film…
- Through information sessions, a helpline and a day-long symposium on Oct. 12, the Extension Master Gardeners of Buncombe County continue their mission of educating the public on good gardening practices…Death is inevitable, yet many people are caught off guard for it. Planning for your death can help survivors save time and money while allowing them to focus on more…The task of establishing and/or re-establishing trust between vulnerable communities — especially people of color — and the Asheville Police Department will be a challenging one. And especially in the…Sponsored by the Pisgah Conservancy, with support from trail clubs, businesses, nonprofits and individuals dedicated to maintaining the vitality of Pisgah National Forest, Pisgah Pride Day is a large-scale volunteer…
- "We need programs like JAM in our community.""A 68/78 campaign could easily be started in government offices, schools and through Leadership Asheville."Related story"If I could say one thing about Jerry that people need to know — he had a giving heart, he had a giving soul," says special friend Ervinia Petty. "He…"Someday we will look back on this and wonder how on earth did humans do this?"