Anne Chesky Smith, Special to Black Mountain News Published 9:06 a.m. ET Oct. 23, 2019 In this 1930 Thanksgiving Day 1930 photograph, friends, family, and guests gather at the 109 …
November 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Free
To celebrate Begley’s great contributions to the Museum over the last two decades, the Museum’s staff and volunteers are inviting the community to a celebration on Friday, November 8 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm.
The event will begin at the Swannanoa Valley Museum & History Center at 223 West State Street with a meet-and-greet with Begley. Light refreshments will be served. At 6:00pm, there will be a short program honoring Begley in the theatre at the Black Mountain Center for the Arts next door.
November 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Free – $10
Tonight we’re celebrating all those who finished the Rim Hike and Valley History Explorer Hike Series in 2019 and thanking all those who volunteered their time in support of the Museum. All volunteers and past and present finishers and their families are welcome. We’ll provide the pizza, salad, dessert, and soft drinks. Alcohol is available for purchase at the White Horse.
FREE for ALL hike series finishers and volunteers in honor of the 10th anniversary of the Rim Hike Series! $10 donation recommended at the door for everyone else