WAYNESVILLE — The WNC Button Club will host the Appalachian Button Jamboree from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, at the Waynesville Inn Golf Resort and Spa.

The free event will feature buttons for collectors, military enthusiasts, quilters, fiber artists, jewelers and crafters — along with a variety of other vintage sewing items.

There will also be a display of antique and vintage buttons through the ages and other accessories for sale. Kids can buy from a 'poke' of fun buttons.

Button collecting has a long history and was recognized as an organized hobby through the founding of the National Button Society in 1938. The WNC Button Club has 15 members.

Located at 176 Country Club Drive, Waynesville. 616-634-8823 or jmcmahon8@hotmail.com.