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Apr
26
Thu
Brevard: 150 Years of Fashion @ Transylvania Heritage Museum
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

In celebration of Brevard’s Sesquicentennial, the Museum will look at the way fads and fashions have changed over the years.

Eco Explorers: Birdwatching @ Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Learn to identify common bird species found in the is area. This class is designed for the beginner birder. Bring water and good hiking shoes. Ages 8-13. Registration required. http://ncwildlife.org/Learning/Education-Centers/Pisgah/Event-Registration

Brewery Tours with Pura Vida
Apr 26 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The tours will consist of visits to the Oskar Blues BreweryBrevard Brewing Company, and Ecusta Brewing.
Tours will start with participants being picked up from their Brevard accommodations and brought to Oskar Blues Brewery, where they can grab a flight or have a pint from Oskar Blues, while getting a formal tour of the brewery and the brewing process .
The second stop will be Brevard Brewing Company, located in downtown Brevard.  Here participants will have an opportunity to see and hear about what makes Brevard Brewing Company unique, while enjoying a pint on us.
The final stop on the tour is Ecusta Brewery located at the gates of Pisgah National Forest.  Feel free to grab a flight or pint from Ecusta while we talk a little about Ecusta brewery and the history of the Pisgah National Forest.
The tour will end with participants being provided with a ride back to their local accommodations.
Trips include tours of the breweries, a pint on us at Brevard Brewery, and transportation. Pints and Flights can be purchased separately while at the bar or tasting rooms.  Cost is $40 a person. Tours run daily starting at 3:30p.m. and end between 7 and 7:30 p.m.  Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Email contact@pvadventures.com or call 772-579-0005 for more information or to book a tour.
ecoEXPLORE @ TCL Kick-Off Event @ Transylvania County Library
Apr 26 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join the Transylvania County Library staff as we celebrate the kick-off of a new ecoEXPLORE HotSpot at the Library with The North Carolina Arboretum! We will have hands-on crafts and activities, a live animal demonstration, and all kinds of nature fun! You can also learn about and join a crew of ecoEXPLORERS – kids who submit observations of plants and animals for scientists to study and earn prizes while they do it.

This drop-in program is for kids in grades K-8, but all ages are invited. Who’s ready to become a citizen scientist?

Sounds of Silvermont @ Silvermont Mansion
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Pickers and grinners of all skill levels are invited to join in this weekly jam session.

Apr
27
Fri
Brevard: 150 Years of Fashion @ Transylvania Heritage Museum
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

In celebration of Brevard’s Sesquicentennial, the Museum will look at the way fads and fashions have changed over the years.

The Blue Ridge Bakery Boys @ Blue Ridge Bakery
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Sit back and relax while the Blue Ridge Bakery Boys (John Carter, Don Burger, John Rollins) play old time and folk songs.

Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga @ DuPont State Forest Lake Julia
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga @ DuPont State Forest Lake Julia | Cedar Mountain | North Carolina | United States

Connect to nature on a paddleboard!

Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga on Lake Julia in DuPont State Forest!   Connect with nature and take yourself back to your mat on a stand up paddleboard.  Breathe in bliss!   SUP Yoga class includes yoga and a paddle around the beautiful Lake Julia.  Board and gear provided! No experience necessary.

Charmaine is a Level 2 instructor with the ACA and is one of the ACA’s leaders that can endorse SUP Yoga Instructors. She has worked with other SUP Yogi’s to professionalize SUP yoga. With those accreditations, classes include focusing on the development of paddling skills and honoring the practice of yoga.

Silvermont House Museum @ Silvermont Mansion
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Silvermont mansion, built in 1917 and now on the National Register of Historic Places, was the home of industrialist and philanthropist Joseph Silversteen and his family.

In 1902, The Silversteen family came to Transylvania County, where Silversteen started tanning and lumber companies. The mansion and 8 acres that surround it were willed to the county in 1972. It has been a county park since and a hub of regular activity ever since.

This year, the Transylvania Heritage Museum will be operating the Mansion’s Second Floor House Museum. This museum allows visitors to step back in time and imagine how the Silversteen family lived.  It is open each Friday afternoon from 2 to 5 p.m March through October. Special tours can be requested by contacting the Heritage Museum at 828 884-2347 or by an email to curator@transylvaniaheritage.org.

 

 

 

Brewery Tours with Pura Vida
Apr 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The tours will consist of visits to the Oskar Blues BreweryBrevard Brewing Company, and Ecusta Brewing.
Tours will start with participants being picked up from their Brevard accommodations and brought to Oskar Blues Brewery, where they can grab a flight or have a pint from Oskar Blues, while getting a formal tour of the brewery and the brewing process .
The second stop will be Brevard Brewing Company, located in downtown Brevard.  Here participants will have an opportunity to see and hear about what makes Brevard Brewing Company unique, while enjoying a pint on us.
The final stop on the tour is Ecusta Brewery located at the gates of Pisgah National Forest.  Feel free to grab a flight or pint from Ecusta while we talk a little about Ecusta brewery and the history of the Pisgah National Forest.
The tour will end with participants being provided with a ride back to their local accommodations.
Trips include tours of the breweries, a pint on us at Brevard Brewery, and transportation. Pints and Flights can be purchased separately while at the bar or tasting rooms.  Cost is $40 a person. Tours run daily starting at 3:30p.m. and end between 7 and 7:30 p.m.  Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Email contact@pvadventures.com or call 772-579-0005 for more information or to book a tour.