Upcoming Events

Here at Crossnore School & Children’s Home, we host a variety of events for our children as well as events open to the public. Learn more about upcoming events below, we hope to see you soon!

For any events below that require tickets, visit our Tickets & Sponsorships page HERE to make your purchase.

If you want to host an event at one of our locations, please contact:
On our Crossnore campus:
Kathy Dellinger, Executive Assistant
On our Winston-Salem campus:
Tammy Smith, Executive Assistant

Weaving Classes

Call (828) 733-4660 to reserve your spot in the class or register via email.

Weaving Classes are offered to the public three times per year. These classes are dedicated to teaching traditional Appalachian Mountain Weaving to all who are interested in learning! [READ MORE]

2019 Class Dates: June 3-7 | September 9-13 | November 4-8

(828) 733-4660

For a secure online class purchase, please visit Tickets & Sponsorships HERE.

WNC Foster Care & Adoptive Parent Conference 2019

Hosted in conjunction with MAHEC and the YMCA of WNC
November 16, 2019
Mountain Area Health Education Center
121 Hendersonville Rd., Asheville, NC
Join us on November 16th for the 2019 WNC Foster & Adoptive Parent Conference. Hosted by MAHEC, in conjunction with Crossnore School & Children’s Home Fostering Communities, and the YMCA of Western NC.
Crossnore is pleased to invited any and all foster & adoptive parents to join us for our Growth & Renewal conference. This one day conference will be an opportunity for foster and adoptive parents across western NC to be poured into and re-equipped for the challenging and unique roles you play in our community.
Speakers are Shenandoah Chefalo, former foster youth and author of award winning memoir Garbage Bag Suitcase, Pete Smith, Adoption Excellence Award winning foster father, Judge Emily Cowan, former GAL Attorney and Assistant District Attorney, Dr. Nick Ladd, and Dr. Sheritta Carmichael. There will be several breakout sessions to choose from.
Cost is $15, which includes lunch, refreshments and awesome door prizes. Continuing Education certificates provided. Child care will be provided at a cost of $15 for 1 child, $20 for 2 children, $25 for 3 or more children.
For full details, visit
Questions? Contact the MAHEC Registration Team at 828-257-4475 or

Whimsical Women

Whimsical Women features local artisans and crafts persons, along with live music and food trucks.

November 23, 2019
Crossnore School & Children's Home - Winston-Salem Campus