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Arthritis ExerciseArthritis Exercise
Monday, July 28th, 12:00pm - Sunday, August 31st
Arthritis foundation fitness Free exercise program on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12pm-1:15pm. This class is great for anyone with limited mobility or those who just need to begin a good exercise program.
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Community Care Clinic- Come Back Shack FundraiserCommunity Care Clinic- Come Back Shack Fundraiser
Tuesday, July 29th
The Community Care Clinic is excited to share this news with you! Next Tuesday, July 29th at the Come Back Shack, 25% of the proceeds will go to the clinic!! However, you must let them know that you are 'here for the fundraiser". Only those purchases will be included in the final tally.
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Hospitality House Hosting Ashe County Pig Pickin'Hospitality House Hosting Ashe County Pig Pickin'
Tuesday, July 29th
Hospitality House is rolling out the welcome mat for its Ashe County neighbors, friends and supporters on Tuesday July 29. Serving Ashe County for nearly twenty years, Hospitality House is hosting an Old-Fashioned Pig Pickin’ and Open House to thank the Ashe County community and Board of Commissioners for their support.
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Jewelry-Making Workshop for TwoJewelry-Making Workshop for Two
Tuesday, July 29th, 09:30am - 11:30am
Summer Jewelry Classes for parents, grandmothers or other guardians and kids. Each couple can choose from a variety of fun projects including friendship bracelets, dangle earrings, beaded and pendant necklaces. All supplies,tools and instruction are provided.
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Beginners Walking ClubBeginners Walking Club
Thursday, July 31st - Sunday, August 31st
Join us for a walk on the Greenway if you are a beginner!
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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 1st - Sunday, August 3rd
Beech Mountain Resort will be open every Friday through Sunday this summer and early fall, beginning June 6 and running through Oct. 19. This year, Beech Mountain Resort is offering several new features unique to the area, including revamped downhill mountain biking trails, a newly renovated brewery, mountain biking lessons, 18 holes of disc golf, and a sky bar, with observation deck, open to the public at the top of the chairlift.
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Inkalicious ContinuedInkalicious Continued
Friday, August 1st, 09:00am - Friday, December 19th, 12:00pm
Come join the fun as you explore the wonderful world of alcohol inks with folks who participated in the App Summer workshop led by Cathy Taylor
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 1st, 07:00pm
Rescue Jack (acoustic rock) performs
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Ashe County Bluegrass and Old Time Fiddlers ConventionAshe County Bluegrass and Old Time Fiddlers Convention
Friday, August 1st, 05:00pm - Saturday, August 2nd, 11:00pm
A bluegrass and old time music competition for adults and youth; categories include bands, guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, dobro, bass, folk songs, dulcimer, and dance. For information please call 336-846-2787 or visit www.ashefiddlersconvention.org
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Watauga GOP Summer GalaWatauga GOP Summer Gala
Friday, August 1st
The Watauga County Republican Party will hold their annual Summer Gala on Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Meadowbrook Inn ~ Blowing Rock. Paul Shanklin, “the man of many voices” with the Rush Limbaugh Show will be the featured entertainment.
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26th Annual Johnson County Campmeeting26th Annual Johnson County Campmeeting
Monday, August 4th - Friday, August 8th
The 26th Annual Johnson County Campmeeting will be held at 7:30 pm, August 4 - 8, 2014 at the Trade Community Park, Trade, TN, with Brother Charles Worley. Special singing: Aug 4 - The Joyful Sounds, Aug 5 - The Simple Faith Quartet, Aug 6 - The Tim Hughes Family, Aug 7 - The Edwards Family, and Aug 8 - The Joyaires.
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Arthritis ExerciseArthritis Exercise
Monday, August 4th, 12:00pm - Sunday, August 31st
Arthritis foundation fitness Free exercise program on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12pm-1:15pm. This class is great for anyone with limited mobility or those who just need to begin a good exercise program.
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Watauga Community Band rehearsal
Tuesday, August 5th, 07:00pm - 08:30pm
Woodwind/brass/percussion band playing many styles of music for fun and performance. Bring an instrument and join in or just come by and listen!
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Watauga County Public LibraryWatauga County Public Library
Tuesday, August 5th - Wednesday, August 27th
Watauga County Public Library will host many events this month for adults and youth. Start the school year off right with a library card and open up a whole new world for yourself!!! Don't forget about the Back to School Festival on August 9th from 10-3 at Watauga High School.
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The Extraordinaires- Banner Elk concerts in the parkThe Extraordinaires- Banner Elk concerts in the park
Thursday, August 7th, 06:30pm
Summer Concerts in the park is a series of great music and a lot of fun! Every Thursday night in Tate-Evans Park at 6:30pm.
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Beginners Walking ClubBeginners Walking Club
Thursday, August 7th - Sunday, August 31st
Join us for a walk on the Greenway if you are a beginner!
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Inkalicious ContinuedInkalicious Continued
Friday, August 8th, 09:00am - Friday, December 19th, 12:00pm
Come join the fun as you explore the wonderful world of alcohol inks with folks who participated in the App Summer workshop led by Cathy Taylor
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 8th, 07:00pm
The Major Sevens (early American) performs
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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 8th - Sunday, August 10th
Beech Mountain Resort will be open every Friday through Sunday this summer and early fall, beginning June 6 and running through Oct. 19. This year, Beech Mountain Resort is offering several new features unique to the area, including revamped downhill mountain biking trails, a newly renovated brewery, mountain biking lessons, 18 holes of disc golf, and a sky bar, with observation deck, open to the public at the top of the chairlift.
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VFW Annual Poker RunVFW Annual Poker Run
Saturday, August 9th, 08:30am
VFW Post 7031 of Boone is having their annual Poker Run, this Saturday, register at 8:30-9am, leave at 10:30, back by 4pm. $20 per rider, $35 for two. Proceeds go to National Home for Children, which serves military families. Live music by George Wilson and Friends following the Poker Run. If you don't want to ride, join them for dinner and music starting at 4:30!
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Yard SaleYard Sale
Saturday, August 9th, 08:00am - 12:00pm
Boone Advent Christian Church Ladies Mission Group yard sale this Saturday from 8am until noon. We have a little bit of everything!
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3rd Annual Jim Greene Memorial Concert3rd Annual Jim Greene Memorial Concert
Saturday, August 9th, 11:30am - 03:00pm
Free admission. Bbq plate $8, minimum donation. Darin and Brooke Aldridge, Ernie Penley, His Mercies, Purpose Quartet, Elvis(John Greene) and more! Bring your lawn chair and enjoy a great day of fellowship, food, gospel, and bluegrass. For information, call 828-733-0188
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Annual Groovy Nights ShowAnnual Groovy Nights Show
Sunday, August 10th
The Blowing Rock Community Foundation is putting on it's annual Groovy Nights show, a lip sync performance that helps raise funds for Blowing Rock non-profits and scholarships. The first show is this Sunday.
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Arthritis ExerciseArthritis Exercise
Monday, August 11th, 12:00pm - Sunday, August 31st
Arthritis foundation fitness Free exercise program on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12pm-1:15pm. This class is great for anyone with limited mobility or those who just need to begin a good exercise program.
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Western Watauga Community Center FundraiserWestern Watauga Community Center Fundraiser
Tuesday, August 12th
The Friends of the Western Watauga Branch Library will be holding a “unique” one-day book sale event featuring craft and fine art books, a silent auction of select art and gift certificates. Refreshments will be provided. The sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m to 8 p.m., on Friday, September 12th, at the Western Watauga Community Center, which is located at 1081 Old US Hwy 421
in Sugar Grove.
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