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Art League Opens Summer Season

Beginning June 8, the Art League of Henderson County is opening its summer season with classes and workshops in watercolor, acrylic and scratchboard. Experienced teachers offer instruction for artists of all skill levels.... — Updated 5/12/2021


Family Is Focus Of Upcoming LOWCC Show-And-Tell

The Thursday, May 20, meeting of the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club will continue the time-honored photographic show-and-tell format first introduced in 1843 at the Edinburgh... — Updated 5/10/2021


What's New At The Library: Basketball Player Escapes Civil War In Sudan

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Dennis, Amanda. “Her Here.” Until recently, Elena has been doing well. She’s in grad school and is in a solid relationship, but a personal... — Updated 5/10/2021


Transylvania Art Guild To Meet On Thursday, May 6

The Transylvania Art Guild will meet at the Transylvania County Recreation Center at 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 6. The meeting will feature a presentation by Asheville artist Grace... — Updated 5/3/2021


What's New At The Library? More Than 15,000 Children Died From Gunfire

The following books are now available from the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Cantor, Jillian. “Half Life.” Marie Curie was engaged to an up-and-coming mathematician when she was 24 years old, but his mother didn’t... — Updated 5/3/2021


Authors Bragg, House, Rekdal To Read, Speak

The Transylvania County Library Foundation and Brevard College are once again serving as co-hosts and sponsors of the Looking Glass Rock Writers’ Conference, May 20-23. The conference takes place virtually this year and will... — Updated 5/3/2021


Transylvania Co. Celebrates Historic Preservation Month This May

In celebration of Historic Preservation Month, multiple local history organizations are hosting events and tours open to the public to promote awareness and advocacy of Transylvania County historic resources. Guided tours of histor... — Updated 4/28/2021


What's New At The Library? - Lack Of Energy Isn't Normal At Any Age

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Brooks, Elizabeth. “The Whispering House.” It’s been five years since Stella died and her sister Freya is still trying to come to terms with... — Updated 4/26/2021


Transylvania Arts Council To Host April 29 Concert

Transylvania Community Arts Council (TC Arts) announces the first in a series of performing arts concerts. The band, Derricks and the Domino, will perform on Thursday, April 29, fro... — Updated 4/26/2021


Local Art Guild Holds First In-Person Meeting

The Transylvania Art Guild (TAG) held its first in-person meeting in over a year on Thursday, April 8. The organization that supports local artists through collaboration has... — Updated 4/19/2021


What Is Life And When Does It Begin?

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Ackerman, Elliot and James Admiral Stavridis USN. “2034: A Novel of the Next World War.” This fictional story is written by two former military... — Updated 4/19/2021


Young Americans Face Downward Mobility

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Benjamin, Ali. “The Smash-Up.” Ethan and Zo have had a happy marriage, but now everything is unsteady in the nation, their small Massachusetts... — Updated 4/12/2021


Chamber To Show Art Guild Work

The Chamber of Commerce will be showing works from the Transylvania Art Guild at its office on Main Street from April 12-30.... — Updated 4/12/2021


Number 7 Arts Gallery Seeking Applications From New Artists

Number 7 Arts Gallery in Brevard is currently accepting applications for several new artists. The application process is open to any artist, but the gallery is specifically looking for artists who specialize in basket making,... — Updated 4/7/2021

 By Ken Williams    Arts

Artificial Intelligence Impacts Photography

In 1956 John McCarthy at Stanford University coined the phrase Artificial Intelligence (AI) to label the developing phenomenon of digital computer automation and the combination of... — Updated 4/7/2021


Camera Club Meeting Focuses On AI In Photography

The Thursday, April 15, meeting of the Land of Waterfalls Camera Club will explore "AI In Photography". An experienced panel will define AI (Artificial Intelligence), highlight... — Updated 4/5/2021


'Confident Women' Studying The Fascinating Allure Of Female Con Artists

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Brooks, Malcolm. “Cloud-maker.” Set during the Great Depression, Huck finds a dead body in a creek and decides it is a sign that he must move... — Updated 4/5/2021


Art Council Welcomes New Executive Director And Announces Board

The Transylvania Community Arts Council (TC Arts) has announced the appointment of Kathy King as executive director. "Throughout the interview process the committee found her to be... — Updated 3/29/2021


Government Plants Classified Information In People's Brains

FICTION Barry, Ava. “Windhall.” Eleanor Hayes was a 1940s Hollywood icon during the “era of decadence.” But when her body was found in a director’s flower garden mangled and bloodied, there were no solid clues and the... — Updated 3/29/2021


Transylvania Art Guild To Resume Monthly Meetings

The Transylvania Art Guild is resuming in-person meetings. These meetings occur monthly. The next meeting on April 7 at 1 p.m. will include a sculpting demonstration by Diane... — Updated 3/24/2021


New Arts Show And Demonstrations To Begin

Number 7 Arts will open the first in a series of members' shows as part of Arts in March on Saturday, March 27. The show is titled "Patterns" and it challenges member artists to... — Updated 3/24/2021


Brevard College To Host Virtual Fundraising Gala For The Arts

Brevard College will host its 11th Annual Fine Arts Gala on Saturday, March 27, at 7:30 p.m. This year’s gala will be a virtual event, broadcast on Vimeo. The program will include performances by students, faculty and guests,... — Updated 3/22/2021


The Best Parents Use Scaffolding Approach

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Doshi, Avni. “Burnt Sugar.” Antara’s life has been unconventional at best. Her mother, Tara, joined an ashram and Antara was left in the care o... — Updated 3/22/2021


Librarian Laura Gardner Publishes First Picture Book

Youth Services Librarian Laura Gardner has been delighting the children of Transylvania County with her engaging storytimes since 2013. With the publication of her picture book, ... — Updated 3/15/2021


'The Power Of Knowing What You Don't Know'

The following books are now available at the Transylvania County Library: FICTION Bush, Keisha. “No Heaven for Good Boys.” At only 6 years old, Ibrahimah is sent from his family and small village to study the Koran with a... — Updated 3/15/2021


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