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

Winter Vitamin Salad
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2017/01 - Winter
Sunny, sweet and packed with goodness, this simple salad is the perfect tonic for listless winter days.  more
Working Daily For Scaly Scholars
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2015/01 - Winter
Those tireless women of the Scaly Mountain Women’s Club don’t slow down in their support for programs that benefit the entire community.   more
You Had Me at Champagne
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2016/01 - Winter
Old Edwards Inn offers an unforgettable evening of exquisite Laurent-Perrier Chapagne paired with Chef Chris Huerta’s masterful creations, Friday, January 22, at The Farm. For reservations call (828) 787-2625.  more
Young Artist
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2015/01 - Winter
Young artist Sophie Biaso's remarkable talent shines through at The Bascom.  more
Happy New Garden Year
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2017/01 - Winter
The Christmas Bird Count, a hemisphere-spanning tradition, provides a snapshot of the perils and promise facing our local avian flocks.  more