Traditional and folk musicians from across the state will share the stage with the North Carolina Symphony in a performance Wednesday, May 23, in Western Carolina University’s Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Western Carolina University’s annual spring fling will take place on Friday, April 27, in the form of a carnival complete with rides, midway games and festival food. The event, open to the general public, will be held at the Ramsey Regional Activity Center from 4 until 8 p.m.
“The Connoisseurship of Collecting: Cherokee Baskets,” a program offering an in-depth look at Cherokee basket-collecting, will be held at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29.
Western Carolina University’s Symphony Band, directed by Philip Morgan, and Wind Ensemble, directed by John T. West, will present a joint concert featuring student conductors and soloists at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 26, in the recital hall of WCU’s Coulter Building.
The Western Carolina University student group Eco CATS (Conservation Awareness Team for Sustainability) will sponsor an Earth Day celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 20, on the lawn of WCU’s A.K. Hinds University Center.