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ART IN THE PARK RAIN DATE

ART IN THE PARK RAIN DATE

This is the rain date for the September 26th, 2020 Art in the Park. If September 26th was rained out, the event will be held on this date, October 3, 2020. Art in the Park is sponsored by the Connestee Art League of Brevard. The festival was scheduled for Saturday, September 26, 2020 and is on Route 276, on the property of Brevard Elementary School. The address is 399 Greenville Hwy, Brevard, NC 28712. Art in the Park benefits arts programs for children and programs for adults in the Brevard Community. It is one of the League’s annual fundraisers. The outstanding lineup includes two-dimensional artists such as painters, illustrators and photographers, etc. We also have three-dimensional artists such as potters, woodworkers, jewelry makers, stained glass artists and many, many more. Many of the artists are also featured in local stores and galleries. Food will be available on site as well. The public is invited to come and enjoy the day, shop for original artistic creations, taste some wonderful food and join in the fun. Bring the kids, bring the grandparents, and have a day of fun. Enjoy art and nature, because so much of the art is about our beautiful surroundings here in Transylvania County. After you enjoy the fair, you can also visit local landmarks such as Pretty Place and Caesar’s Head State Park. Take a hike in DuPont State Forest or Pisgah Forest and take in some of the most magnificent views in the area. We look forward to seeing all of you there! In case of rain, the event will be held on Saturday, October 3... Read More
Art in the Park, Brevard, NC, Route 276 at Brevard Elementary School

Art in the Park, Brevard, NC, Route 276 at Brevard Elementary School

ART IN THE PARK Art in the Park is sponsored by the Connestee Art League of Brevard. This is the 2nd annual Autumn]festival. The festival will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2020 and is on Route 276, on the property of Brevard Elementary School. The address is 399 Greenville Hwy, Brevard, NC 28712. Art in the Park benefits arts programs for children and programs for adults in the Brevard Community. It is one of the League’s annual fundraisers. The outstanding lineup includes two-dimensional artists such as painters, illustrators and photographers, etc. We also have three-dimensional artists such as potters, woodworkers, jewelry makers, stained glass artists and many, many more. Many of the artists are also featured in local stores and galleries. Food will be available on site as well. The public is invited to come and enjoy the day, shop for original artistic creations, taste some wonderful food and join in the fun. Bring the kids, bring the grandparents, and have a day of fun. Enjoy art and nature, because so much of the art is about our beautiful surroundings here in Transylvania County. After you enjoy the fair, you can also visit local landmarks such as Pretty Place and Caesar’s Head State Park. Take a hike in DuPont State Forest or Pisgah Forest and take in some of the most magnificent views in the area. We look forward to seeing all of you there! In case of rain, the event will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020. This event is contingent upon whatever Covid19 restrictions are in place at the time. ABOUT THE CONNESTEE ART LEAGUE... Read More
Blue Zones Project Kickoff Event

Blue Zones Project Kickoff Event

How can you live a longer, healthier life? On Saturday, August 22 Brevard’s Blue Zones Project, powered by Pisgah Health Foundation, will show you how – all for free. Don’t miss the Blue Zones Project Kickoff Event on Saturday, August 22 from 10 am to 1 pm at 191 West Main Street near the Transylvania Heritage Museum. Learn how the Blue Zones focuses on People, Places and Policy in each community. Blue Zones Project invites you to learn the secrets to making healthy choices easier. This block party, outdoor style of event, will be set up with social distancing in mind at each booth. Please wear a mask and practice social distancing. Learn more about the Blue Zones Project at www.brevard.bluezonesproject.com or https://www.facebook.com/bzpbrevard/. The Blue Zones Project was brought to Brevard by the Pisgah Health... Read More
Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. The Transylvania County Library will have drop-in activities all week long in the youth area of the Library. Stop by and tell us about your favorite children’s books and join us for all the fun! Available Every Day (Monday May 4-Saturday May 9): *Pete the Cat Flannel Board – Recreate your favorite stories or make up new ones. *“Books We Love” Interactive Book Display – Select your favorite children’s book from our shelves and put it on display for others to check out. *Book Character Scavenger Hunt – Search out different book characters hidden in the youth area of the Library (two levels available). Book Character Dress-up Day & Where’s Spot? Craft (Tuesday May 5) *Come see your librarians dressed up as book characters. You can dress-up as your favorite character, too! *It’s Spot’s 40th anniversary! 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of Eric Hill’s book, Where’s Spot? Drop-in on May 5 to create a Spot party hat to... Read More
Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week

Children’s Book Week originated in 1919 with the belief that children’s books and literacy are life-changers. The Transylvania County Library will have drop-in activities all week long in the youth area of the Library. Stop by and tell us about your favorite children’s books and join us for all the fun! Available Every Day (Monday May 4-Saturday May 9): *Pete the Cat Flannel Board – Recreate your favorite stories or make up new ones. *“Books We Love” Interactive Book Display – Select your favorite children’s book from our shelves and put it on display for others to check out. *Book Character Scavenger Hunt – Search out different book characters hidden in the youth area of the Library (two levels available). Book Character Dress-up Day & Where’s Spot? Craft (Tuesday May 5) *Come see your librarians dressed up as book characters. You can dress-up as your favorite character, too! *It’s Spot’s 40th anniversary! 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of Eric Hill’s book, Where’s Spot? Drop-in on May 5 to create a Spot party hat to... Read More