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Community Events
March 20, 2019


7 P.M.
Open to the Public & Free Admission
Location:  Library, Keith House

N.C Writers Network West: The Literary Hour - Informal evening of Poetry and Prose

John C Campbell Folk School and N.C. Writers Network West are sponsoring The Literary Hour, an hour of poetry and prose reading. The reading is free of charge and open to the public.

Dates for 2019 Literary Hour Readings are as follows:

Wednesday, March 20
Wednesday, April 17
Wednesday, May 15
Wednesday, June 12
Thursday, August 15
Thursday, September 19
Thursday, October 17
Thursday, November 21

March 23, 2019


5-7 p.m
Tickets: $35 (cash or check only)
Tickets go on sale February 25 and will be available for purchase at the Craft Shop, Cherokee County Chamber and United Community Bank of Hayesville.

Location:  Olive Dame Campbell Dining Hall

Empty Bowls 2019

Help alleviate hunger in our community by joining us for our annual Empty Bowls fundraiser on March 23 from 5-7 p.m. We'll gather in the Olive Dame Campbell Dining Hall for a fun evening of good food prepared by the Folk School's dining hall staff, and lively musical entertainment. The popular Brown Bag Raffle returns this year with many opportunities to win one-of-a-kind pottery items.

Admission is $35 and includes a handmade bowl of your choice and a hearty meal of soup, bread, salad and dessert. Tickets go on sale February 25 at the Folk School's Craft Shop, Cherokee County Chamber in Murphy and United Community Bank in Hayesville. Cash or check only.

All proceeds will go to the Clay County Food Bank and the Sharing Center Food Bank in Cherokee County.

Special thanks to all the local potters for making and donating bowls for this important event!

May 11, 2019


10 am - 4 pm
Location:  Olive Dame Campbell Dining Hall

Friends and Family Day

Join us for a fun day in our studios!
Saturday, May 11, 2019, 10 am - 4 pm

Participate in hands-on craft, music, and dance activities. Tour our campus and learn more about the Folk School's programs. All ages welcome. Free admission.


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Brasstown, NC 28902

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