“Snapshot: Climate” Opening Reception 

In 2023, Southern Cultures, a quarterly journal based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, asked contributors to document the impacts of a changing climate on communities across the South.

June 13, 2024 | 4PM – 6PM | Machipongo

2024 Legends of Grayson Old-Time Weekend

Celebrate Grayson County’s old-time music heritage, honoring E.C. & Orna Ball and Jessie Lovell & Evelyn Farmer.

April 5–6, 2024 | Independence

Southwest Virginia Artisan Conference

Presented by Round the Mountain Artisan Network, this three-day event will immerse you in a unique gathering that pays homage to the craftsmanship deeply rooted in the Appalachian region.

April 25–27, 2024 | Abingdon

Affrolachian Music with Dr. Dena Jennings

Join us at Carysbrook Performing Arts Center for an evening with Dr. Dena Jennings, mentor artist in our 2023–24 Folklife Apprenticeship Program.

February 24, 2024 | 7PM | Fluvanna County