The amazing and lovely Katharine Winship of Black Mountain Pilates will be teaching Essential Oil Classes at Sassafras starting in May. They will be held the second Tuesday of the month at 1:30 pm and will last approximately 90 minutes. There is no charge to attend but space for each class will be limited to 15. You can reserve your spot here for the May class. Each class will cover a different essential oil. Katharine will talk about the following topics in each class: what is an essential ... Read More about Essential Oil Classes Coming To Sassafras
The store is undergoing the transformation from empty space to a bookstore/cafe and it is time to stock the books and the staff. We are looking for smiling faces, happy hearts and strong work ethics. Our current needs include full-time and part-time booksellers, a full-time barista and part-time baristas. If you are interested in becoming part of our Sassafras family, please apply online here. We will review your application and be in touch if we want to set up an interview. Our opening ... Read More about Sassafras Is Hiring!
A huge thank you to everyone who came out to see us Friday night during Holly Jolly! We handed out hundreds of cookies, poured gallons of hot cider, signed lots of books and met so many amazing people. Excitement for the store filled our hearts (and our empty space). Cole and I cannot wait to move permanently to Black Mountain and start putting the store together. Answers to questions everyone asked: We hope to open February 17 with a "soft" (practice) opening on Saturday, February 3, ... Read More about Holly Jolly Fun
To say I'm excited about Sassafras on Sutton opening up is a huge understatement! I beyond excited, nervous, happy, thrilled, excited. Did I say I was excited? I am! Our farm here in South Carolina is for sale and we are packing up the kids and moving up to Black Mountain right after Christmas. Our children will start the new year at a new school. We will be living in a new state and in a new house. We will no longer have a farm full of animals to look after, but I will have a new baby to ... Read More about Grand Opening February 17, 2018