Community Programs

Community Conversations

Upcoming Conversations:

A free, two-part lecture series on composer Amy Beach and the “Gaelic Symphony,” the first symphony composed and published (1896) by an American woman.

With musicologist Dr. Elizabeth Keathley (School of Music, UNC Greensboro).


February 28, 2022, 6:00 p.m.

Patrick Beaver Memorial Library

375 3rd St NE, Hickory, NC 28601


March 1, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

Inspiring Women Luncheon Series

Women's Resource Center

125 3rd St NE, Hickory, NC 28601



Concerts on Campus

Performances on the free public concert series of several different colleges in the area. 

Upcoming Concert on Campus:


Pop-up Concerts

Spontaneous performances in various locations in our community, such as wine shops, breweries, and coffee shops.

Upcoming Pop-up Concert:

The Hickory Tree

Saturday, April 2, 2022, 1:00 pm

831 Old Lenoir Rd NW, Hickory, NC 28601


Silver Serenades

Our seniors are treated to Silver Serenades at local assisted-living, retirement and nursing facilities.

Open Rehearsals

The public has the opportunity to observe a rehearsal by the Western Piedmont Symphony

Upcoming Open Rehearsals: