A programs schedule and brief descriptions are displayed below. Programs are free,
unless otherwise noted, and open to the public. For more information, call 828.227.7129.
For information about exhibit dates: view exhibition dates
17 The Braided Path: The Real Crafts Behind the Fantasy
Presentation by Donna Glee Williams with Jeff Gottlieb and Susan Leveille7:00 - 8:30 pm
21 - 25 Mountain Mysteries Summer Camp8:30 am - 12:00 pm $80 Registration information here
24 Mountain Arts and Heritage event: hands on craft activities, music and dancing3:00 - 6:00 pm Free
28 Merikay Waldvogel quilt analysis program. Have your old quilt analyzed and possibly dated.7:00 - 9:00 pm Free program, $5 per quilt please call (828) 227-7129 for more information
4 Presentation by Michael Beadle on the history of Canton, NC.7:00 - 8:30 pm Free
2 First Thursday Old Time and Bluegrass Concert/Jam7:00 - 9:00 pm Free
Liars Bench programs are offered off and on throughout the year. Public presentations emphasize Appalachian people, music, stories, and places.
First Thursdays Old-Time Music and Bluegrass Jams. Musicians get together monthly to share tunes. Concert/ Jams are held on the first Thursdays, October through April in the Mountain Heritage Center Auditorium.
Arti-Facts! is an occasional cultural arts program for families that links old-time traditions of the past to the present.
Crafts at the Center is an occasional series of demonstrations and hands-on activities by regional artists.