The wintertime series of old-time and bluegrass music jam sessions sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center will continue Thursday, March 1, with a performance by local bluegrass band the Stoney Creek Boys.
Western Carolina University will offer two sessions of youth swim review March 4-8 in the University’s Breese Gymnasium pool. A beginner class will be offered from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. and an advanced beginner class runs from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m.
An open house and reception will be held 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, for “Cherokee Baskets and Their Makers,” an exhibit currently on display at Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center.
Western Carolina University Chancellor John W. Bardo will deliver the Spring 2007 State of the University address today (Tuesday, Feb. 20) at 3 p.m. To watch from your web browser, please go to: (This video is no longer available).
About 200 students from Western North Carolina will get a chance to voice their opinions on a variety of local, state and federal government issues, while getting an interactive lesson on the legislative process when they convene in a youth assembly Saturday, March 24, in the Asheville Civic Center Banquet Hall.
Students and faculty members from the costume shop at Western Carolina University have been preparing all semester for the production “The Music Man,” set to open Thursday, Feb. 22, with the most costumes they have ever had to make for a single show.