Leaf-lookers, stay tuned. The quality of the fall colors in Western North Carolina’s mountains this year will depend on the temperatures recorded from September through the typical peak color weeks of October.
The Smoky Mountain Quilters Guild will hold its biennial quilt show at Western Carolina University’s Ramsey Regional Activity Center beginning Thursday, Sept. 22, and concluding on Mountain Heritage Day, set for Saturday, Sept. 24.
The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University is presenting an exhibition of paintings, miscellaneous art and memorabilia by the late Joel Morris, a WCU alumnus and an iconic character who was fond of Cullowhee. The “Artist and Friend” exhibit will be on display beginning Thursday, Sept. 8, with an opening reception scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. The showing ends Friday, Sept. 16.