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7th Annual Bids & Blues

7th Annual Bids & Blues Fundraiser on Oct. 15

Eric Congdon Blues Revue and Peggy Ratusz with Daddy Longlegs will headline Thrive’s 7th Annual Bids & Blues fundraiser on Monday, Oct. 15 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Hendersonville Country Club.

An empty school bus in front of a school.

This Week is School Bus Ridership Week

This week is Bus Ridership Week in North Carolina. Each year, the state determines transportation funding for school districts by how many students ride the bus both to and from school.

A steaming bowl of fish soup on a wooden table.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

What does comfort food mean to you? Is it indulgent, like macaroni and cheese or ice cream? Or is it healthy and wholesome, perhaps chicken soup? Or nostalgic, a family recipe you ate throughout childhood?

Brevard College Theatre Presents All in the Timing

Come out for a night of monkeys, cafe patrons, and French impersonators as Brevard College Theatre opens their first production of the 2018-2019 season with All in the Timing by playwright David Ives.

Hard of hearing student participates in an activity in Moroccan classroom.

September is Deaf Awareness Month

Between normal hearing and profound hearing loss there are varying degrees of hearing loss, usually classified as mild, moderate, moderately severe, and severe.

Turkey Trot participants in the annual 5k event.

6th Annual 5K Turkey Trot

The City of Hendersonville’s Wellness Committee will host the annual Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 22. The Trot is a run-walk event open to all ages, all fitness levels, and all family members!

A person at a desk writing on a notepad.

NC State Fiction Contest is Accepting Entries Through Oct. 8

The NC State Fiction Contest is accepting entries for its 2018 competition. Drawing more than 300 entrants last year, this free literary contest is open to North Carolina residents and is one of the largest free-to-enter writing contests in the South.