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Stories on the Front Porch.... Free Family Fun!

21 Jul 2012

The North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement Stories on Asheville's Front Porch Saturday, July 21 with the performance of internationally reknowned storyteller Michael Reno Harrell taking center stage at PACK PLACE (off Biltmore Av part of Diana Wortham Theatre) in the Rhino Courtyard from 10:30-11:45, rain or shine, FREE OPEN TO PUBLIC. This year's theme is "Stories Whispered by a Mountain Breeze" honoring the memory of Ray Hicks, for his contribution to preserving our Moutain storytelling tradition.

Director Sarah Larson says, "All stories are true, and some of them happened." This program joins efforts of the center such as Apalachian Studies, mountain dulcimer, clogging, and storytelling to "celebrate the place we call home." (Catherine Frank Dir NCCCR) For information call 828.450.5462