Outreach Group Programs


 The Center's outreach programs provide students, teachers, and groups with an exciting way to extend classroom learning and enrich adult programming.   
  • Programs are offered free of charge although assistance with travel is gratefully accepted.
  • Help us provide a great program by sharing what your class is studying, any special needs your group has, and what you would like emphasized.
  • Programs are developed in accordance with the North Carolina Essential Standards. These include Arts Education, English Language Arts, and Social Studies. A complete list is available for each program according to grade level.

Please click on a title below for more information. Contact us to set up a program.

Please Note: We have a new school programs on Native Americans in western NC

Audience Program
Grade 3-5 Native Americans in western NC - Traveling Trunk
Grade 4 A Day in the Life - Traveling Trunk
Grade 4 Reading A Quilt - Traveling Trunk
Grade 3 Apppalachian Gardens - Traveling Trunk
Grades K-8 Appalachian Pastimes
Grades K-8 Covering Up
Grades K-12 Native Americans in WNC
Grades K-12 Hoeing and Harvesting 
Grades 2-8 New Light on Old Times
Grades 4-12 A Visit from a Civil War Soldier
Grades 9-12 Cataloochee: Mountain Town to National Park

If you have visited the Mountain Heritage Center recently or had one of our programs in your school and would like to comment on what you observed and experienced, please fill out this evaluation.

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