Franklin County Arts Council to Observe Native American Heritage Month

The Franklin County Arts Council will be Honoring National Native American Heritage Month with presentations and Art Exhibits by Artists Pamela Wyrick Andrejev and Linda Wade Saturday, November 5th at 3pm at the FCAC headquarters; 22 S Main Street,  Franklinton, NC .
Pamela Wyrick Andrejev will speak about her Cherokee Heritage and share how it influences her art. Linda Wade will present a slide presentation on Black Indians.Wade’s Mustee (African-Native American Heritage) Folk Art Collection, art, books and artifacts from Andrejev’s collection will be on exhibit through whole month of November.
For more information, please email fcacarts@gmail or call 919-497-6910.

Afternoon Tea with Journalist Jane Falkner on November 12th
Franklin County Arts Council(FCAC) will host its November tea with writer and journalist Jane Falkner on Saturday, November 12 at 3 pm at the FCAC Headquarters located at 22 S. Main Street in Fraklinton. Falkner, recently honored as a recipient of a United Arts Council Regional Artist Award, is the first woman sports writer in Virginia and one of the first in the Southeast. She has won awards in both sports journalism and public relations writing.

Falkner’s informal discussion will include a brief excerpt from her current project, a memoir entitled In Search of Cesar Chavez and a discussion of the author’s recent cross-country adventure. She will be introduced by long-time friend, Raleigh native, Debbie Durham. Sponsors of the event, which includes refreshments, include the Franklin County Arts Council and members of Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Oxford, North Carolina. For more information, please email fcacarts@gmail or call 919-497-6910.

Franklin County Arts Council Annual Christmas at Home Art Show - December 17, 10-2PM Christmas at Home at historic home of Elic Senter and Ed Cottle, 12 Vine St, Franklinton, NC. Shop for one of a kind gifts by local artists. Free refreshments.

Franklin County Arts Council Heart for Art Gala and Fund Raiser – February 9th 6pm until 10pm at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Whitaker on 210 Winston Street, Franklinton, NC. Silent auction, raffles, free refreshments.

For more information about Franklin County Arts Council’s events go to their website at The UpFront and Back Galleries, 22 S. Main St., Franklinton, are open Thursday, Friday, and Saturdays from 10:30am until 5pm.