Harvest time is truly memorable experience at Stonewall Creek Vineyards in Tiger, GA. Since 2011, the winery has been producing wine from it's own estate-grown grapes, with a few exceptions. This fun, educational tour will introduce you to the process and the harvesting, including a wine tasting, of course.
Presenter: Introduced to wine making in 1979 by wife Sandi's grandmother, Mark and Sandi Diehl then went on to pursue medical careers in Atlanta. They continued their exploration of wine-making, traveling to Italy numerous times and learning the family secrets dating back to 1922, when Sandi's grandfather began producing wine during the Prohibition.
Cost: $55 members/ $65 non members
Meet at CLE at 9:30am then carpool to Stonewall Creek Vineyards
Hors d'oeuvres, a little bubbly, friends and THE best bear shadow experience. A perfect fall evening in Highlands. View the Bear Shadow as never before, from the deck f a private residence offering a spectacular panorama of Whiteside Mountain and the Shadow of the Bear.
$40 members/$50 non-members
Just in time for Halloween, learn a bit of paranormal terminology and about the ghosts of Asheville and our region. What is an orb? How is that different from an apparition? What is ectoplasmic mist? What is the difference between a ghost and a demon? What is the difference between a vortex and a portal? How do you know if your photographs contain images of real ghosts, or is it just lint, moisture or bad lighting? Why is it dangerous to use a Ouija board in Asheville and Black Mountain?
Presenter: Pepper Paris had her first encounter with the paranormal at age 4, after her father began experiencing the sighting of early-war veterans. She owns Ghost Hunters of Asheville, Montford and Black Mountain,
Lecture Hall at the Peggy Crosby Center
$35 members/$45 non-members