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March 2019

$5

Join Us: Hawthorn

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

7:00pm-8:30pm

Hawthorn

Come see Hawthorn on Tuesday, March 26, from 7:00pm-8:30pm! Doors open at 6:30pm with access to the museum exhibits. The concert is free for members, all others $5. Cash bar will be available. Click here to purchase tickets! The women of Hawthorn craft songs with “a weight that sits with you long after their audible presence fades” (Red Line Roots). Working from the belief that tradition is made to evolve, Heather and Taylor chart a creative course through Appalachian and Celtic…

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April 2019

Join Us: Southern Delights Night with Darin & Brooke

Saturday, April 6, 2019

6:00pm-8:00pm

Southern Delights Night with Darin & Brooke

Saturday, April 6th, 2019 6:00pm-8:00pm   Enjoy a night out at the Earl Scruggs Center with dinner and a show!  Join us for a concert with Darin and Brooke Aldridge and a three-course dinner by the chefs at Bleu Barn Bistro. Each ticket for the evening includes: One specialty cocktail Three-course dinner with your choice of entree One drink ticket to use at dinner (cash bar will be available for additional beverages) Intimate concert with Darin and Brooke Aldridge Click…

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Join Us: Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

10:30am-11:30am

Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 10:30am-11:30am Click here to register!  Do you enjoy local history? Join us for this fun and casual monthly event in the Great Hall. Our curator, Meredith Nichter, will present an item from the Cleveland County collection and facilitate discussion about the history of the object. Come have a cup of coffee, join the conversation or just sit back and learn. Members and Cleveland County residents are free. Program is free to non-members with museum admission. Pre-registration…

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$150

Join Us: Mini-Mon-Camp

Friday, April 19, 2019

April 19-20, 2019

Mini-Mon-Camp

April 19-20, 2019 The “Mini-Mon-Camp” at the The Earl Scruggs Center in Shelby, NC, on April 19-20, 2019 is now OPEN for registration! Open for a total of 30 for instruction on mandolin and banjo. Alan O’Bryant and Mike Compton will be the instructors for this inaugural Mini-Mon-Camp! Friday night jam, classes on Saturday, tour of the museum, Saturday lunch provided, community Saturday night jam with special guests….and lots more. It is wonderful to have these two organizations, the Monroe…

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Join Us: Lunch N Learn - Behind ‘Comic Stripped’ with Dr. Tom Hanchett

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch N Learn: Behind ‘Comic Stripped’ with Dr. Tom Hanchett

Wednesday, April 24 12:00PM – 1:00PM   Join curator Tom Hanchett for a walk through the Comic Stripped exhibit. Explore the origins of Pogo, Snuffy Smith, Lil’ Abner and more. Consider how the funny pages may have shaped your own mental image of the South. Click here to reserve your seat! Bring a lunch or pre-order $10 boxed lunch and we will have it waiting for you! Lunch Options Include: Chef Salad 6″ Grilled Chicken Sub 6″ Grilled Steak Sub…

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May 2019

Join Us: Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

10:30am-11:30am

Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 10:30am-11:30am Click here to register!  Do you enjoy local history? Join us for this fun and casual monthly event in the Great Hall. Our curator, Meredith Nichter, will present an item from the Cleveland County collection and facilitate discussion about the history of the object. Come have a cup of coffee, join the conversation or just sit back and learn. Members and Cleveland County residents are free. Program is free to non-members with museum admission. Pre-registration…

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June 2019

FREE

Join Us: June Pickin' on the Square

Saturday, June 8, 2019

5:00pm-8:00pm

June Pickin’ on the Square

Join us Saturday, June 8th from 5:00pm – 8:00pm for our 6th Annual Pickin’ on the Square Series! Pickers, come jam informally around the square!  All playing levels welcome.  Secure instrument check is available. Not a picker?  Come and bring your family and friends and sit back and enjoy as we celebrate the tradition of bluegrass music.  Take part in complimentary kids crafts, yard games, and more! In case of inclement weather, we will move indoors.  

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Join Us: Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

10:30am-11:30am

Coffee with the Curator

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 10:30am-11:30am Click here to register!  Do you enjoy local history? Join us for this fun and casual monthly event in the Great Hall. Our curator, Meredith Nichter, will present an item from the Cleveland County collection and facilitate discussion about the history of the object. Come have a cup of coffee, join the conversation or just sit back and learn. Members and Cleveland County residents are free. Program is free to non-members with museum admission. Pre-registration…

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Join Us: Chatham Rabbits

Friday, June 21, 2019

7:00pm-8:30pm

Doors Open at 6:30pm

Chatham Rabbits

Friday, June 21, 2019 Show Begins at 7:00pm Doors Open at 6:30pm Click here to purchase tickets! All I Want From You, the shining debut album from traditional folk and bluegrass duo Chatham Rabbits, tells you to listen. Produced by Jerry Brown (Carolina Chocolate Drops, Doc Watson) at the famed Rubber Room Studio in Chapel Hill and featuring fiddle from Libby Rodenbough of Mipso and mandolin from Andrew Marlin of Mandolin Orange, All I Want From You blooms with hand-me-down…

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July 2019

FREE

Join Us: July Pickin' on the Square

Saturday, July 13, 2019

5:00pm-8:00pm

July Pickin’ on the Square

Join us Saturday, July 13th from 5:00pm – 8:00pm for our 6th Annual Pickin’ on the Square Series! Pickers, come jam informally around the square! All playing levels welcome. Secure instrument check is available. Not a picker? Come and bring your family and friends and sit back and enjoy as we celebrate the tradition of bluegrass music. Take part in complimentary kids crafts, yard games, and more! In case of inclement weather, we will move indoors.  

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