Afternoon Tea with Artist Dawn Lancaster

May 23, 2017

By Donna Campbell Smith, Franklin County Arts Council Franklin County Arts Council invites the public to Afternoon Tea with Dawn Lancaster June 3, 2017, from noon to 2pm, at the Franklin County Arts Council in downtown Franklinton, […]




FCAC Hosts Afternoon Tea with Artist Marti King

March 7, 2017

By Donna Campbell Smith, FCAC Franklin County Arts Council invites the public to Afternoon Tea with Marti King on March 11, 2017, 3-5pm. Versatile and passionate about people and Life, Marti paints and creates with […]




From Railroads to Highways: The Bunn Story

January 25, 2017

By Kathy Cockrell, Contributing Author Bunn NC, located at the intersection of NC Highways 98 and 39 in southeastern Franklin County, is a small town with a fascinating history stretching over two centuries. Historical records […]




Afternoon Tea with Photographer Tammy Winkel is Dec. 10

November 29, 2016

The Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC) is hosting their monthly Afternoon Tea on Saturday, December 10, 2016, 3-5pm. This month’s guest is Photographer Tammy Winkel. Tammy Winkel’s photography show will premier during this afternoon tea. Tammy will give a short talk […]




FCAC to Hold Regional Artist Project Grants Workshop

November 3, 2016

By Donna Campbell Smith, Franklin County Arts Council Franklin County Arts Council is holding a workshop for artists who want to apply for upcoming grant, and is designed to help them with the application. The grants are funded […]




Rabies Clinics Planned in Franklin County NC

September 30, 2016

Tar River Veterinary Hospital is holding Walk-up Rabies Clinics in several Franklin County, North Carolina, locations. Rabies and other vaccines will be available. No Appointment needed, just grab your pet(s) and show up. The first clinic is […]




Franklin County NC Poetry Workshop Facilitated by Dasan Ahanu

August 18, 2016

By Donna Campbell Smith, Assistant Coordinator, Franklin County Arts Council Franklin County Arts Council’s Diversity Team will sponsor a poetry workshop titled “Finding the Words-Making Them Work” with facilitator, Dasan Ahanu. The workshop is scheduled for […]




Franklin County Arts Council Goes to Wake County

June 30, 2016

FCAC Artists Joined the Wendell Farms “Art at the Jam” Event Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, Assistant Coordinator, Franklin County Arts Council Wendell Falls Community, a member of Quilt Trails of the Tar and Roanoke Rivers, invited the […]




Pottery Workshop Offered in Franklinton NC

June 18, 2016

Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, FCAC Assistant Coordinator Leslie Martin will teach a two-part Hand Building Pottery Workshop at her studio and Franklin County Arts Council Center, 22 S Main Street, Franklinton NC on two Saturdays: […]




Juneteenth Celebration in Bunn NC on June 18

June 11, 2016

Franklin County Arts Council Sponsors Juneteenth Celebration Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, FCAC Franklin County Arts Council is hosting a free Juneteenth Celebration on Saturday, June 18, 2016, 1-4pm, at BROAD community center, 583 Bunn Elementary School Road, […]




Writers Guild Accepting Contest and Journal Entries

April 13, 2016

Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, FCAC The Franklin County Arts Council (FCAC) Writers’ Guild is accepting submissions for a writing contest and the yearly journal. Authors and artists are encouraged to submit entries for either, or […]




Franklin County Film Festival Draws Crowd

April 8, 2016

Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, Franklin County Arts Council The kick-off for the Second Annual Franklin County International Film Festival held at the Franklin County Arts Council center in Franklinton NC was a hit. FCAC volunteers […]




Franklin County International Film Festival 2016 Announced

March 6, 2016

Second Annual Eastern NC Event Includes Feature and Short Films Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith Once again, Franklin County North Carolina International Film Festival (FCIFF) opens its doors and returns to host screenings and discussions of a wide array of […]




Miracle Fling in the Spring Enrollment Begins

February 27, 2016

“Cows Helping Kids” Call For Participants is Open By Kay Whatley, Editor The second annual Fling in the Spring cow show for special needs children and their families is now accepting registrations. Children will be paired up with […]




Franklin County 4-H Open for New Members

December 29, 2015

The Dirt Club, a Franklin County 4H group that meets at Ray Family Farms, will have open enrollment in January and February 2016. The 4H is for children ages 5-17 as of January 1, 2016. Each […]




Arts Council Pulls off Two Events in One Week

December 10, 2015

Art Stroll and Christmas at Home Show Contributed by Donna Campbell Smith, Franklin County Arts Council The highlight of Franklin County Arts Council’s Art Stroll last Thursday night was the announcing of their 2015 Artist […]




A Little Bit of History: Lion’s Club Park

November 8, 2013

Lion’s Club Park Open in Franklin County Franklin County constructed a park starting in 2010 that is open and available for play. The park opened in 2012. It has plenty of space, and could certainly fit more […]




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