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Shakori Hills

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1439 Henderson Tanyard Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
919-542-1746www.shakorihills.org

Upcoming Events

May 2018

Appalachian Bark Berry Basket Making

May 26 ~ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

May 26th, 2018: Appalachian Bark Berry Basket Making Class “How did you make that?” is what people say when they see them. The traditional Appalachian Bark Berry Basket is a beautiful and functional craft item made from tulip tree bark when the sap flows in the spring. In this hands-on class, you will make your own bark basket to take home and use. We’ll go through the process of harvesting the bark and lacing up the basket, with option for…

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June 2018

Didgeridoo Construction & Technique

June 9 ~ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Make your own didgeridoo, and then stick around learn how to play it! Class taught by Fuz Sanderson of Piedmont Earthskills Gathering. This fun and unique workshop will touch on the  cultural history of Australian original peoples and other uses of bamboo. The class will finish with playing techniques and circular breathing.   The workshop is free and open to the public, ages 13 and older. There is a $15 materials fee. Some scholarships are available for materials for those who…

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Acrylic Painting Class

June 16 ~ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Painting Shakori Hills & Photographs: June 16, 10am Come away with your own beautiful work of art! Join local artist, John Vanderheyden for this Acrylic painting class for beginners to intermediate level, ages 10 and older. Students may choose subject matter such as the coffee barn, tractors, buses, house, trees, and garden. We will discuss line, form, and composition of different objects and buildings at Shakori Hills.  However, if you have an image on your phone that you would like…

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August 2018

The Big What?

August 16 - August 18

Shakori Hills is delighted to partner with The Big What in holding their event here this year! Click HERE to visit their site for more information and to purchase tickets!

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September 2018
$12.00 - $25.00

12th Annual Hoppin’ John Old-Time & Bluegrass Fiddlers’ Convention

September 13 - September 15

Shakori Hills' take on the traditional fiddlers' convention! Three days of music, friends and fun: band & instrument contests, square dances, cajun dance, musician showcases, workshops, hayrides and crafts for the kids, food, camping and a hoppin' john cook-off! Tickets on sale June 1st!

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October 2018

REI Outessa

October 20
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