The Laurel of Asheville‘s Community Events Calendar
If you would like to submit an event to appear in our online Community Events Calendar, please visit our submission page.
The Laurel of Asheville is a lifestyle magazine focused on the arts, culture, and communities of Western North Carolina, and submitted events should fall within this context. If your event occurs over several days, please submit multiple events. Events extending beyond a month will not be accepted. All submissions are subject to editorial approval and edits for clarity and style before being published online. If you are going to include a photograph, please be certain that you have the rights to utilize that image. If there is a question about image rights, we may remove the image. Also, images should be no larger than 2000 pixels wide. Large images will prevent the event from being submitted. Please allow up to 5 days for your even to be posted. If you encounter difficulties submitting an event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Connie Regan-Blake’s 14th Annual Summer Storytelling Retreat & Adventure in Asheville, NC
June 21 @ 10:00 am - June 27 @ 4:00 pm$790,
Come to the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville for 7 days of story-listening & story-telling along with coaching, community & supportive exploration. This 14th annual workshop welcomes all levels of expertise, from beginner to experienced teller. Participants discover ways of being in the world that nurture your creative flow while developing skills to:
• Find, create, learn, and polish stories
• Effectively integrate voice with image, gesture, and emotion
• Embody a story and break free of memorization
• Engage in companion listening and learn to give self and partner appreciations
• Activate your body as a key component of a well-told tale
• Use your voice, breath, and silence to support the audience’s listening journey