Events Calendar

Third Thursday at The Lodge

A tradition from the very beginning, Third Thursday events offer an eclectic variety of entertaining and educational presentations.  Local celebrities, musicians, area historians, authors, artists, vintners and a host of other accomplished professionals make up the list of speakers. You’ll want to invite your friends and family to join in the fun.

Swannanoa Palace:Jewel of the Blue Ridge

August 16

This month we welcome Airisun Wonderli. Ms. Wonderli is the author of Swannona Palace-A Pictorial History, It’s Past and Present. Her presentation will take us on a journey back in time to when Swannanoa Palace was built. You’ll learn about the lives of the builders, the people who called Swannanoa Palace home, it’s rich history, amazing architecture and everything there is to know about this remarkable historic home. Make your plans today. Seating is limited! RSVP to 434-823-9100 or  Seating is limited.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 Doors Open 5:30pm

The Mindful Day

September 20

This month the Lodge presents Laurie J. Cameron author of National Geographic’s, The Mindful Day: Practical Ways to Find Focus, Calm and Joy from Morning to Evening. Laurie is founder of the leadership consulting firm, Purpose Blue. In her presentation Laurie will discuss her new book and how you can cultivate a calm mind and how to fully savor your life with purpose and joy. The evening will surely be educational, powerful and inspirational. Make your plans today. Seating is limited! RSVP to 434-823-9100 or  Seating is limited.

Thursday, September 20, 2018 Doors open 5:30pm

Assembling Private Libraries

October 18

This month Kinsey Marable, founder and president of Kinsey Marable & Co., will be presenting Assembling Private Libraries. Kinsey is regarded as a premier American source for private libraries and his services include cataloging and organizing existing collections, providing conservation services and the procurement of entire libraries. He’ll be talking about his transition from Wall Street to starting his own company and what it takes to create a private library, as well as his work for such notable clients as Donna Karon and Oprah Winfrey. There’s a lot more to starting a private library than meets the eye and Kinsey will tell us all about it. Make your plans today. Seating is limited! RSVP to 434-823-9100 or Seating is limited.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 5:30pm