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Arts in March

    On March 22 & 23, 2019, businesses in the Heart of Brevard will once again host this new and growing annual event celebrating local arts & culture in downtown Brevard, North Carolina. ”Arts in March” will begin on Friday evening, March 22nd, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m
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Brevard Old Time Street Dances

Brevard’s Old Time Street Dance returns to Brevard’s downtown Tuesday, June 18, and will run every Tuesday through Aug. 6. Free dance instruction starts at 6:30, and authentic Appalachian dance runs from 7 until 9 p.m. Carolina Blue is back with live music. There will be a children’s
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White Squirrel Festival Applications

2017 White Squirrel Festival applications are available!! Click HERE to visit the White Squirrel Festival website, OR find them on this website HERE.
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Halloweenfest is almost here!!

These few days of cooler weather remind everyone that fall is just around the corner – and that means Halloweenfest is closing in on us! As you may have guessed, Heart of Brevard begins planning its festivals months in advance, and this one is no exception. We have been having convers
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4th Friday Gallery Walk

Brevard’s 4th Friday Gallery Walk July 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm | FREE Brevard’s 4th Friday Gallery Walk Enjoy an evening stroll in downtown Brevard, NC as you explore the art galleries, art stores, retail stores and restaurants that are staying open late from 5 pm -8 pm on the 4t
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Downtown businesses hold events that help Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club

Two downtown businesses held events last month to benefit the Cindy Platt Boys and Girls Club of Transylvania County  The Falls Landing held its annual St. Patrick’s Dinner on March 17th. A four-course dinner was served, with all proceeds going to the club. Theophilus held a spe
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Relationship between Squirrel Abundance and Mast

  Relationship Between Eastern Gray Squirrel Abundance and Mast in Western North Carolina Robert R. Glesener Heart of Brevard Community volunteers from the city of Brevard, North Carolina have conducted an annual fall squirrel count for the past 15 years (1997-2011). Although the prim
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Evidence for Dominant Inheritance

  Indirect Evidence for a Dominant Inheritance of Brevard, North Carolina’s White Squirrel Variant. Robert R. Glesener, Heart of Brevard. Abstract: From a pair released in 1951, Brevard, North Carolina’s white variants have increased to over 1,000 squirrels, currently making up 40.3%
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2009 Rank Order of Sectors

Rank Ordering of Sectors for 2009 by (1) % White, (2) White Squirrels/Acre, & (3) Total Squirrels/Acre The rankings below are intended to allow interested persons to identify areas within the city of Brevard where they are most likely to encounter white squirrels. Percentage by it
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