Current Announcements

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  • Watauga Cooperative Extension to Sell Quality Fruit Plants Including Heirloom Apples

    12 Heirloom Apple varieties will be available. Trees will be 2-year-old bare root plants, about 4-5 feet tall on semi-dwarf rootstocks maturing to 15-20 ft. Four different varieties of 3-year blueberry plants will be sold in 1 gallon containers. Strawberry, blackberry, raspberry, and asparagus plants will be sold as bare root plants.
    Supplies are limited. Orders must be prepaid no later than Friday March 25th, 2016. Pickup will be on Friday April 15th and Saturday April 16th For an order form and description of varieties, come by the Watauga Cooperative Extension office at 971 West King Street, call 828-264-3061 or download from our website at www.watauga.ces.ncsu.edu

    01/27/2016 - 8:17pm
  • Watauga County Republican Women's Club

    The Watauga County Republican Women’s Club (WCRWC) will have its first meeting of the year on Wednesday, January 27th at the Sagebrush Steakhouse in Boone, NC. The meeting will begin at noon. All interested in furthering the Republican cause in The High Country are welcome to attend and are invited to join. Call 828-295-9020 for more information. The WCRWC meets the last Wednesday of each month. There is no meeting if schools are cancelled due to weather.

    01/13/2016 - 6:50pm
  • Maha Yoga: An Introduction & Initiation Through Your Enlightened Reality with Adam Saylor

    Cost:$15 (A portion of the preceeds of this event will be donated to the Sri Sri Sri Shivabalayogi Charitable Trust)

    Four Part Workshop:
    -A brief discussion of yogic consciousness and brief initiation into the technique
    -The recitation of mantras
    -A practice of the meditation technique
    -Aarti ceremony- to attract blessings from The Divine and have a deeper level of devotion with The Divine

    This workshop will open up the community to helpful practices that can be done alone to enhance a sense of PEACE, health and well-being, and spirituality.

    11/02/2015 - 11:41am
  • Peewee Basketball Registration (Oct 31 - Nov 13)

    Cost: $40.00 - includes a team t-shirt and a momento for each participant. Payment can be made by cash, check or credit card (online).

    Register Online at www.greenwaybaptist.com or come by the church office Monday-Friday 9-12 and 1-3pm.

    Teams will play on Saturday mornings with games beginning at 8:30am & Thursday nights with games beginning at 5:30pm from early January until early March.

    Eligibility: 1st-4th graders—Boys & Girls.

    Practices in December.

    www.greenwaybaptist.com
    greenwayyouth@gmail.com
    (828) 264-7750

    10/29/2015 - 10:09pm
  • Christmas Expo

    Your one stop shop! Come join us on Friday, November 20th 3-7pm and Saturday, November 21st from 8am-2pm at Greenway Baptist Gymnasium.

    Vendors include: Avon, Arbonne, Thirty-one gifts, Matilda Jane clothing, Doterra essential oils, Clever Container, Origami Owl, recycled art with glass and many, many more!

    Admission: Canned item for Greenway Baptist Food Pantry

    Proceeds benefit Greenway Baptist Child Development Center.

    Come enjoy shopping, food, raffles, gift baskets, pictures with Santa and a whole lot of fun!

    For more info please contact Celeste at celeste.halcomb@gmail.com.

    10/14/2015 - 11:16am
  • Michaelmas in Todd!

    We are excited to announce a new fall celebration of the feast of St. Michael happening in Todd. It will happen on October 24 starting at 2pm and will include food and a reenactment of St. Michael slaying the dragon. Blackburn House and Elkland Art Center are excited to collaborate on this. Contact us at 336-877-3317 or visit our website theblackburnhouse.com with any questions. We're excited to host this family friendly event! The schedule is:
    2pm- Historical Todd Puppet Tour
    4pm- Historical Todd Puppet Tour
    4:30pm- Silent Auction for Elkland Art Center and Blackburn House, Kid's Games, and music at the Mercantile
    6pm- Potluck Dinner with turkey provided
    7:30pm- Parade of Lights with the slaying of the Dragon

    10/13/2015 - 12:52pm
  • S.N.I.P.S. "Kitchen Sink Sale" is September 19

    S.N.I.P.S. "Kitchen Sink Sale" Is September 19
    S.N.I.P.S. Annual End-of-Summer Sale will feature not only a variety of perennials, seeds and bulbs, but an array of beautiful vintage pieces, a craft show, and a whole section of items at yard sale prices. You might even find a kitchen sink! Come shop for your garden, your patio, your home, and your friends in the Precision Printing parking lot at 1302 Blowing Rock Rd. in Boone, NC, from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, 2015. All proceeds will benefit the low-cost spay neuter programs of Watauga Humane Society. Spay Neuter Is a Positive Solution. For more information, contact silvaney07@bellsouth.net.

    09/03/2015 - 4:35pm
  • Concert at St. John's

    Sunday, September 6, St John's presents its final concert of the season with a repeat performance by the ever popular Trinity Cathedral Choir The a cappella choir is anxious to return to St. John's where according to them,it is "one of their very favorite places to sing" If you have not yet heard them, it is something you will not soon forget. The concert is at 5:00 pm and free to all (donations are gratefully accepted to assist in deferring some of the costs). St. John's is located on Herb Thomas Road - off Mast Gap Road in Valle Crucis. signs are always posted. Bring along a pot luck dish to share on the lawn after the concert for more information www.holycrossvallecrucis.net or 828-963-4609

    08/30/2015 - 1:24am
  • Watauga County Republican Women's Club

    The Watauga County Republican Women's Club (WCRWC) will have its next monthly meeting on Wednesday, August 26th, at The Sagebrush Steakhouse, 111 NC-105 in Boone, NC. The meeting will begin at noon. All interested in furthering the Republican cause in The High Country are welcome to attend and are invited to join. Call 828-295-9020 for more information. The WCRWC meets the last Wednesday of each month.

    08/10/2015 - 4:40pm
  • Now accepting Client Applications for the Therapeutic Riding Program

    SPIRIT RIDE Inc., a licensed SpiritHorse Therapeutic Center is now accepting Client Applications for the Therapeutic Riding Program.
    The Fall Session will be held August 31st – October 19th at the Spirit Ride facility in Banner Elk, NC.

    Website
    https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1v9SYpeEO6aLWpjY2VZUlFGeGs/view
    Contact
    Email: spiritRideNC@gmail.com

    08/05/2015 - 9:23pm
  • Concert at St. John's

    Sunday, August 2nd., Concert at St. John's presenting the Atlanta Guitar Trio. Come enjoy an evening of classical guitar with a program of music ranging from Bach to the Beatles. Concert begins at 5:00 pm and is free to all (donations are gratefully accepted). Bring along a picnic to share as we gather on the lawn after the concert. St. John's is located on Herb Thomas Road (off Mast Gap Road) in Valle Crucis - signs are posted. For more information go to www.holycrossvallecrucis.net and click on St. John's or call 828-963-4609

    07/26/2015 - 8:40pm
  • Local bands at the Uptown this Thursday

    Live Music at the Uptown
    Hear local bands Hooligan's Parade (funk/jazz) and The Blue Turnip Band (Beatles covers & original rock) at The Uptown (across from The Local and Chai da Thai) on Howard Street.
    It is Phil-the-bass-player's bachelor party! All band tips will go toward the honeymoon fund. Haven't you always wanted to go to a bachelor-party-gig?
    Stop in and hear some great music from 8 - 11 p.m. This is a family-friendly event, but it might be loud. There will be some rock hits and some original tunes thrown down.

    07/06/2015 - 10:33am
  • Concert at St. John's, Sunday July 5

    Sunday, July 5 - Concert at St. John's. The Whitetop Mountain Band will be featured in the second concert at St. John's. Just back from their Australian tour, this well know family group of true Appalachian Mountain musicians will have your hands clapping and your toes tapping. The free concerts are at 5:00 pm, followed by a picnic on the lawn. St. John's is located on Herb Thomas Road, off Mast Gap Road in Valle Crucis - signs will be posted. For further information go to www.holycrossvallecrucis.net and click on St, John's, or call 828-963-4609.

    06/29/2015 - 9:19am
  • "Todd Wright and Friends" Opens 2015 Summer Concerts at St. John's

    St. John’s Episcopal Church, a Summer Mission of Holy Cross Church, will kick off it’s 2015 Summer Concert Series on June 7th., with a Jazz performance by well know jazz artist and ASU’s Head of Jazz Studies, Todd Wright and 4 of his Friends. The quintet of musicians will present an evening of jazz favorites ranging from old time gospel to the likes of Duke Ellington. Concert begins at 5:00 pm

    For further information, contact Holy Cross Episcopal Church 828-963-4609 or visit our web site www.holycrossvallecrucis.net.

    05/14/2015 - 11:35am
  • Relay For Life Pinto Bean Supper May 20 5:45 at Grace Lutheran Church

    Grace Lutheran Church is hosting a Pinto Bean supper on Wednesday, May 20 at 5:45 in our Fellowship Hall. Proceeds from the supper will go to support the American Cancer Society and our Watauga County Relay For Life. Please join us as we continue in our effort to support research against this horrible disease. We look forward to seeing you at Grace Lutheran 115 East King Street, Boone, NC
    Call our church office if you have questions: 828-264-2206

    05/14/2015 - 10:08am
  • Spring Basic Fermentation Class!

    Thursday, April 30th, 2015 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Bring culture into your gut with this ancient form of food preservation with significant health benefits.

    Discover the benefits of fermentation for optimum health.
    Explore different types of easy fermentation that you can begin doing immediately.
    Be sure to bring a few small jars or containers for take home samples.
    At our home in Deep Gap. Suggested $10 per person for materials (pay at class).

    To sign up, call us at (828)265-1890 or reply to info@GoodHealthToYou.org.

    04/22/2015 - 8:16pm
  • Spring Basic Fermentation Class!

    Bring culture into your gut with this ancient form of food preservation with significant health benefits.

    Discover the benefits of fermentation for optimum health.
    Explore different types of easy fermentation that you can begin doing immediately.
    Be sure to bring a few small jars or containers for take home samples.
    At our home in Deep Gap. Suggested $10 per person for materials (pay at class).

    To sign up, call us at (828)265-1890 or reply.

    04/22/2015 - 7:59pm
  • de la Cruz Farm

    The farm exist to provide safe interactive experiences for children and families to know God and Jesus Christ in a horse and farm environment. We are a 501C3 non-profit ministry that uses horses, bee keeping, and gardening to share The Gospel of Jesus Christ to children and families that may be experiencing difficult life situations, living in high risk environments, or facing a challenging need.

    BENEFIT FOR THE LORD'S MINISTRY AT de la Cruz Farms
    6696 Old 421S
    Deep Gap, NC 28618

    Chicken Dinner $20 for one or $35 for two (dine in or carry out)
    Live Blue Grass Music
    Silent Auction-bidding ends at 5:30
    828-964-8152 or info@delacruzfarms.com
    May 2, 2015
    4pm-6pm
    www.delacruzfarms.com

    04/01/2015 - 4:11pm
  • Screening: I AM A GIRL

    I AM A GIRL is an inspirational documentary that shows what it means to be a girl in the 21st century. In the movie we meet 6 girls from different countries. As they come of age in the way their culture dictates, we see remarkable stories of resilience, bravery and humor.
    When: April 23rd (Thu), 7:30 pm.
    Where: Boone Cinema 7, 210 New Market Street Centre
    The screening can only happen if a minimum number of people reserve tickets before a request expires. If you are interested, please, reserve a ticket by April 12th following this link: http://gathr.us/screening/11611. You will be charged only if the reservation quota is met. If it's not, the screening won't happen and, therefore, you won't be charged.

    04/01/2015 - 11:26am
  • Classical Conversations of Boone and Lenoir now accepting registrations for K4-12 for the 2015/2016 school year

    Our mission is to know God and make Him known. Join us in our weekly home school community gathering where our children learn a love of learning with rich, classical literature and curriculum and Parents are equipped to educate with passion and confidence. Contact Kelli Symer: ksymer@classicalconversations.com

    03/26/2015 - 11:22pm

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