Lecture: Native Songs of Southern Appalachia (at Vance Birthplace)

On Saturday, April 2, the Mountain History and Culture Group will present an annual lecture at the Vance Birthplace. This year's speaker, Dr. James Owen, will examine Cherokee Music Traditions during his talk entitled, Native Songs of Southern Appalachia: Social Change and Cherokee Music Traditions.

This program is free and open to the public and will be held at the Vance Birthplace State Historic Site at 911 Reems Creek Road, Weaverville NC, 28787, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am at the picnic shelter, in the Visitor Center in the case of inclement weather. Seating capacity is limited.

Sat, Apr 2, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina

The North Carolina State Capitol will host the traveling exhibit “Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina” from April 1st to May 31st, 2022.

Fri, Apr 1 - Tue, May 31, 2022, All day

157th Anniversary Living History

Living history demonstrations, informative talks, and family activities to commemorate the 157th anniversary of the battle of Bentonville

Sat, Mar 19, 2022, 10:00am - 4:00pm

NC African American Heritage Commission Virtual Talk

Learn about NCAAHC’s work preserving, protecting, and promoting North Carolina’s African American history, art, and culture. Hear about their initiatives, cultural trails, and the impact they are making across the state.

Sat, Feb 26, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

CSS Neuse Exclusive Exhibit Opening Preview

A special unveiling of the final set of permanent exhibits for the CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center will be held on March 11, 2022, by the CSS Neuse Gunboat Association.

The event costs $50 per person and is limited to 100 attendees.

Fri, Mar 11, 2022, 5:30 - 10:00pm

“Nebraska Crane”

Virtual Event - Thomas Wolfe Short Story discussion led by Ellen Brown, author of John Apperson’s Lake George

Thu, Apr 14, 2022, 7:00 - 8:00pm

“The Plumed Knight”

Virtual Event - Thomas Wolfe Short Story discussion led by Brandon Johnson, Program Manager, Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

Thu, Mar 10, 2022, 7:00 - 8:00pm

“Death the Proud Brother”

Virtual Event - Thomas Wolfe Short Story discussion led by Terry Roberts, Director, National Paideia Center

Thu, Feb 10, 2022, 7:00 - 8:00pm
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