Charity Golf Tournament

Mountain Harbour Golf Club 1665 Mountain Harbour Dr, Hayesville, NC

Swing for Hinton, Swing for Hope -- limited spots; check availability with jim@hintoncenter.org or call Jim at 828-389-8336 What started as part of Hinton’s 60th anniversary celebration in 2021, the “Swing for Hinton, Swing for Hope” tourney is becoming a much-anticipated event for both golfers and community members in our rural mountain area. Not only...

Rural Clergy Renewal Retreat

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest.” — Jesus (Matthew 11:29, MSG) This Monday through Wednesday renewal retreat for United Methodist clergy serving rural appointments offers opportunities to breathe deep, exhale, commune with...

$300

Tom Conlon Concert

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

Enjoy an evening of music and reflection with singer-songwriter and gifted guitarist Tom Conlon, in the Chapel at Hinton Rural Life Center. For the past two decades, Tom has endeared himself to audiences across the U.S. and Europe with a unique delivery of story and song that's both transporting and intimate. There's no charge for...

Free

Youth Mental Health First Aid Virtual Training, Oct 1

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches adults how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adolescents ages 12-18. You’ll build skills and the confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to young people who are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them...

$30

Life in the Garden Retreat

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

This Monday through Wednesday retreat is for those who experience, or those who long to experience, the Power of Pause. Highlights include indoor and outdoor workshops, exploring and enjoying "sanctuary" trails and gardens on campus, and time for walks, prayer, rocking chairs, and reflection. The retreat is led by writer, speaker, humorist, and avid gardener...

Mental Health First Aid Virtual Training — Monday, Oct 24

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adults. You’ll build skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to those who are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support. WHO...

$30

Mental Health First Aid Virtual Training — Saturday, Dec. 3

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adults. You’ll build skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to those who are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support. WHO...

$30

Longest Night Service — Wednesday, Dec. 21.

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

For some people, it is hard to be joyful at Christmas. For those who are grieving a loss, dealing with trauma, or struggling with mental health challenges, traditional Christmas services and the holiday spirit of others may be difficult to participate in. The Longest Night Service is for those who need a different type of...

“Mission Reframed” Staffers-in-Training Event

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

For high school juniors/seniors and college freshmen/sophomores who may be interested in learning leadership skills, serving others to help make a difference, and possibly serving on Hinton's summer staff. This FREE WEEKEND EVENT at Hinton Rural Life Center starts with dinner Friday, Jan 13, and goes through lunch on Monday, Jan 16. Sessions include dynamic...

Free

Seeking Shalom: Justice, Community, and the Church’s Mission, In-Person

Hinton Rural Life Center 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville, NC

Saturday, January 14, 9:30 - 11am, in person or online Hinton Rural Life Center, located at 2330 Hinton Center Rd, Hayesville NC,  will host the opening in-person class for this 7-week study taught by Dr. Ryan Bonfiglio, director of The Candler Foundry and professor of Old Testament at the Candler School of Theology. This first...

Free