Black Mountain / Swannanoa Calendar of Events

Feb. 27 to Apr. 23 - Moebius Wraps Trunk Show
By Sheryl Livingstone and Brenda Minnis from Prince Edward Island. One of a kind wraps at Black Mtn. Yarn Shop, 201-A West State St.
(828)669-7570
www.blackmountainyarnshop.com

Mar. 07 to Apr. 28 - Gallery Show
See this eclectic collection of innovative 2D & 3D moving art, assemblages, interactive works at Red House Studios and Gallery, 310 West Sate St.
(828)

Apr. 16 - Preschoolers, We STILL Love You
Free. 9:30am-10:45am at Black Mountain Library. A book inspired musical revue designed for preschoolers, with puppets, dancing and fun. Groups must pre-register.
(828)250-4729

Apr. 17 - After Hours
Chamber member networking event at The Old Depot.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

Apr. 17 - Dialogue on Race
Legacy of Civil Rights Pioneers (Panel discussion).Free. 6-7:30pm at Carver Center, 101 Carver Ave. Program followed by small group discussions and potluck dinner.
Contact: R. Madden
(828)419-0730
robertamadden@yahoo.com

Apr. 17 - Climate Change Presentation
By Brian T. Huber, PH.D., chair of the Dept. of Paleobiology at the Smithsonian Institution talk titled "Planktonic Foraminifera: Recording Climate Change for 120 Million Years". 7pm in Canon Lounge of Gladfelter Ctr. Warren Wilson College.
Contact: S. Cartier - Dept of Chemistry
(828)771-3786

Apr. 19 - Easter Egg Hunt
11:30-1pm at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 385 Tabernacle Rd. Event will include lunch, a story and crafts. Rain or shine.
(828)

Apr. 19 - Community Egg Hunt
Free. Starts at 10am at Black Mount Primary School campus. Bouncy house & slide, popcorn & cotton candy, face painting, kid craft area and live children's music.
Contact: Christ Community Church & Montreat Morning School
(828)

Apr. 19 - Birding Outing
Free. Call or email to reserve your spot. Meet 8am at Lake Tomahawk.
(828)669-8610
cyndy.kirkland@townofblackmountain.org

Apr. 21 - Epiphany Project - Music Ensemble
Suggested donation $15. 7pm in Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church and College Chapel.

Contact: N. Lantis
(828)
nlatis@warren-wilson.edu

Apr. 22 - History of Grovemont & Swannanoa Presentation
Free. 7pm at Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston in Grovemont. Historian Bill Alexander presenting. Bring your stories & Memorabilia to share.
Contact: Friends of Swannanoa Library
(828)250-6486

Apr. 24 - Dialogue on Race
We Shall Overcome (film about friendship).Free. 6-7:30pm at Carver Center, 101 Carver Ave. Program followed by small group discussions and potluck dinner.
Contact: R. Madden
(828)419-0730
robertamadden@yahoo.com

Apr. 24 to Apr. 26 - Owen High Spring Comedy "The Foreigner"
Comedy about a socially inept Englishman who claims to speak no English with some live southern music. Performances April 24,25,&26 at 7pm. Reserved seating $7 online or general adm at door $10 adults / $5 students.
(828)
www:cdowenhs.ticketleap.com/foreigner/

Apr. 25 - Pinhole Camera Brown Bag Workshop
Free. Noon. Bring your own lunch. Lynette Miller teaches about lens-less photography. Construct your own pinhole camera.
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

Apr. 25 - Pops Concert
$10 donation suggested. Montreat College's Choir, Chamber Orchestra, and Pop/Rock Bands will perform. Concert at 7:30pm / BBQ picnic for purchase at 5:30. Anderson Auditorium in Montreat.
Contact: Montreat College
(828)

Apr. 26 - Swannanoa Yard Sale
8am-1pm at the Swannanoa Ingles parking lot. Vendor space available. Call or email to reserve.
(828)581-9131
swannanoayardsale@gmail.com
www.swannanoafans.org

Apr. 26 - Montreat Landcare Native Plant Sale
10am-2pm at Pratt Park in Montreat. (Just inside the Montreat Gate).
(828)

Apr. 26 - Earth Day Flea Market & Recycle Collection
8-11am beside SunTrust Bank.
(828)
www.blackmountainrec.com

Apr. 27 - Worldwide Pinhole Camera Day
1-4pm. Be part of the WORLDWIDE event. Materials provided.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

May 01 - Rock the Taste
Food tasting event. 5:30-7pm. Admission Fee.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

May 02 to May 03 - Play - Annie
Musical presented by The Learning Community School. Friday - 5/2 6pm and Saturday 5/3 4pm at Owen High School's Auditorium. $12 general admissions. $6 for children five & under.
(828)
www.thelearningcommuinty.org

May 03 - Museum - Hike All Seven Sisters in One Day
10-mile, strenuous hike. Reservations required.
(828)669-9566

May 03 to Oct. 31 - Black Mountain Tailgate Market
Saturdays 9am-noon. 130 Montreat Rd.
(828)

May 05 - Poetry Brown Bag
Free. Noon. Poet Tina Barr celebrates local folk ballads and poems on rural life.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

May 08 to May 11 - L.E.A.F.
Lake Eden Arts Festival at Camp Rockmont. Tickets on-line in advance.
(828)
www.theleaf.org

May 15 to May 17 - Play - Greater Tuna
By The Front Porch Theatre at Black Mountain Center for the Arts. Tickets $15
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

May 16 - Poetry Seminar and Workshop
"Fighting for Your Writing' with Tina Barr.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

May 17 - 9th Annual Plant Sale & Silent Auction
9am-4pm in Monte Vista parking lot.
Contact: Beautification Committee- Maggie Krogh
(828)460-7970

May 17 - Howl In
Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary. Tours begin at 3:15pm. Potluck dinner for $5 per plate (you bring side dish). Call or email for directions and details.
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

May 17 - Warren Wilson College Commencement
Address by Peter Sagal. 10am on Sunderland Lawn.
(828)

May 17 - Red House - Clothes-line Art Sale & Fair
8am-4pm at Red House Gallery & Studio beside Monte Vista Hotel. Great opportunity to buy original art by Swannanoa Valley Fine Art League Artists.
(828)

May 22 to May 24 - Play - Greater Tuna
By The Front Porch Theatre at Black Mountain Center for the Arts. Tickets $15
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

May 31 to June 01 - 17th Annual Black Mountain Arts & Crafts Show
Free, 9-5 downtown Vendor applications online.
Contact: M. Greene
(828)669-7626
www.olddepot.org

June 12 to June 14 - 8th Annual Art in Bloom
Gala Preview Party 6/12, $40, Floral designs in Upper Gallery 6/13 & 14, $5, Cottage Garden Tour 6/13 & 14, $20.
(828)669-0930
www.blackmountainarts.org

June 14 - Howl In
Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary. Tours begin at 3:15pm. Potluck dinner for $5 per plate (you bring side dish). Call or email for directions and details.
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

June 19 - After Hours
Chamber member networking event hosted by the Community Foundation.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

July 04 - Downtown Street Dance & Fireworks
4pm. Sutton Ave.
(828)
www.townofblackmountain.org

July 12 - Howl In
Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary. Tours begin at 3:15pm. Potluck dinner for $5 per plate (you bring side dish). Call or email for directions and details.
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Aug. 08 - Sourwood IDOL Contest
Individual singers compete for cash prizes. Free. 7pm
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Aug. 09 to Aug. 10 - Sourwood Festival
Free. 9am-8pm Sat. 9am-5pm Sun. Vendor applications online.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.sourwoodfestival.com

Aug. 09 - Howl In
Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary. Tours begin at 3:15pm. Potluck dinner for $5 per plate (you bring side dish). Call or email for directions and details.
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Aug. 30 - Pawty
Event at Full Moon Farm Wolfdog Sanctuary. Call or email for directions and details.
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Oct. 11 - Fall by the Tracks Festival and 5K Fun Run
Downtown festival and run.
Contact: The Old Depot Association
(828)
www.olddepot.org

Oct. 16 to Oct. 19 - L.E.A.F.
Lake Eden Arts Festival at Camp Rockmont. Tickets on-line in advance.
(828)
www.theleaf.org

Dec. 04 to Dec. 31 - Deck the Trees
24 beautiful Christmas Trees on display (result of decorating competition). Free at Monte Vista Hotel.
(828)669-8870

Dec. 06 - Chamber Open House with Santa
12-2pm in Visitor Center.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Dec. 06 - Christmas Parade
Free 4pm downtown. Application fee for participants.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

Dec. 06 - Circle of Lights at Lake Tomahawk
6pm
Contact: Recreation and Parks
(828)
www.townofblackmountain.org

Dec. 13 to Dec. 14 - Visions of Sugar Plums
4th Annual B&B and Country Inn Cookie Tour. Admission fee.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

 

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