Calling All Gardeners

Local gardeners can boost the fortunes of The Food Pantry of Highlands and the larders of their neighbors.
Photo by Peter Ray

Billowing Azaleas

The showy azalea is a natural for a landscaped yard, but it really shines in the wild forest.

Candid Critters

Cashiers Library offers a chance to get to know your shy, furry neighbors.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

2017 Solar Eclipse Community Forum
Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library
On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 The Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce will host a Community Forum at the Albert Carlton-Cashiers Community Library at 5 pm.  more
25 Years of Carpe Diem
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2017/03 - March
A crazy dream and an unshakeable faith led to the formation of Carpe Diem Farms 25 years ago.  more
30 Years in the Fur Trade
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2016/05 - May
The luxurious creations at Highlands Furs are the fruits of owner/designer Alex Neymark’s imagination and carefully honed skills.   more
30 Years of Saving Lives
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2017/04 - April
Thanks to a dedicated army of supporters, volunteers and staff members, Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society has saved the lives of thousands of animals over the course of 30 years.  more
300 Cyclists, 10,000 Feet
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2016/04 - April
Serious and not-so-serious bikers can test their endurance and enjoy the wild local scenery at the 24th Annual Tour de Cashiers, May 14.  more
35 Years of Masterful Music
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2016/05 - May
Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival’s 2016 season blends exciting new talents with internationally recognized favorites. For tickets or more information, call (828) 526-9060.  more
4 Seasons’ Heart Songs
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2016/06 - June
Grief is like the ocean, it comes in waves, ebbing and flowing. Sometimes the water is calm, and sometimes it is overwhelming. All we can do is learn to swim. – Vicki Harrison  more
40 Pounds of Spitfire
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2016/10 - October
The majestic Bobcat still maintains his ghostly presence in the forests all around us.  more
49th Annual Undergraduate Exhibition
4th Annual Author’s Tea at Highlands United Methodist Church
Highlands United Methodist Church
Enjoy delicious finger sandwiches & petit fours while kibitzing with friends around beautifully decorated tables featuring fine china and lovely flowers.   more