Latest Past Events

Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award Celebration

Manheimer Room, UNC-Asheville Reuter Center 300 Campus View Rd, Asheville

The Western North Carolina Historical Association presents the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award Tuesday, December 13 from 5:00-6:30PM. This event will be held live and in person at the Reuter Center at UNC Asheville. It will also be livestreamed via Zoom and recorded for those who cannot attend in person. Originated by the Louis Lipinsky […]

WNCHA History Hour – Discovering Carl Sandburg

Manheimer Room, UNC-Asheville Reuter Center 300 Campus View Rd, Asheville

Join the Western North Carolina Historical Association (WNCHA) and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) Friday, Nov 18 at 5pm for a special History Hour event exploring the life and legacy of Carl Sandburg. This event will be held in person at the Reuter Center at UNC Asheville. It will also be livestreamed and recorded […]

Free

WNCHA History Hour — From the Balsams and Beyond: Cherokees in WNC

Zoom Webinar 283 Victoria Road, Asheville

Join the Western North Carolina Historical Association (WNCHA) Tuesday, November 1 at 6pm via Zoom for this program exploring Cherokee history and celebrating Native American Heritage Month. This event airs live and will be recorded. For thousands of years and hundreds of generations, Cherokee people have lived in the southern Appalachians, and they are still […]