Saturday, May 23, 2015

Hendersonville Photo of the Day


WTZQ's 2nd Annual Barq In The Parq this weekend a huge success! Thanks to sponsors: BMW of Asheville and Morris Broadband... supporting sponsors: Cason Companies, Diamond Pet Foods and Animals R Us.

Send us your favorite snapshot and we will include it on our website. Just email it to and look for it right here at our daily photo page.

Blue Ridge Literacy Council Upcoming Tutor Orientation


BRLC Tutor Orientation – May 13

(Hendersonville, NC): Blue Ridge Literacy Council (BRLC) is seeking adult volunteers interested in becoming tutors and helping Henderson County adults learn or enhance their reading, writing and spoken English skills. Teaching experience or knowledge of another language is not required. There are over 50 students on our waiting list and a special need for tutors willing to work in the early evenings with students not available for daytime instruction because of work conflicts. However; you can select a schedule most appropriate for you.

Tutors are matched with students and meet twice a week for 1½ hours.  Volunteer tutors must also complete a 10-hour training workshop and be at least 18 years of age.

An orientation for potential volunteers will be held on Wednesday, May 13 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at the BRLC offices on the campus of Blue Ridge Community College. For more information or to register, please call 696-3811 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Blue Ridge Literacy Council is a United Way funded program whose mission is dedicated to transforming lives through improved literacy and English communication skills for adult learners. To volunteer, become a student or to donate call 828-696-3811; write BRLC at PO Box 1728, Hendersonville, NC 28793; or visit online at