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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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Watauga Community Band rehearsal
Tuesday, August 12th, 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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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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Watauga Youth ChoraleWatauga Youth Chorale
Wednesday, August 13th
Registration for the Watauga Youth Chorale will open Wednesday Aug. 13 for one week on the ASU Community School website. The Watauga Youth Chorale is a newly formed chorus consisting of youth, grades 3-8. This chorus will be directed by Lisa Combs, a career music educator in Watauga County, and accompanied by Laurie Nicholson. Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays at 4 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church. The choir will sing a variety of styles of music. There are no auditions; each child just needs to love to sing. For more information, please go to the ASU Community Schools website or contact Lisa Combs.
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The Sharkadelics- Banner Elk concerts in the parkThe Sharkadelics- Banner Elk concerts in the park
Thursday, August 14th, 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 14th - Sunday, August 31st
Join us for a walk on the Greenway if you are a beginner!
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 15th, 07:00pm
Dashboard Hula Boys (eclectic acoustic) performs
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Inkalicious ContinuedInkalicious Continued
Friday, August 15th, 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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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 15th - Sunday, August 17th
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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Tickling the IvoriesTickling the Ivories
Saturday, August 16th
The sounds of piano music will fill the Ashe Civic Center on Saturday, August 16 with the Tickling the Ivories concert.
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Cruise-InCruise-In
Saturday, August 16th, 02:00pm - 06:00pm
Classics, Custom, Cars, Trucks, and Motorcycles.
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Vintage Valle MusicVintage Valle Music
Sunday, August 17th, 04:00pm - 06:00pm
Come hear Turkey Tracks Trio, Kraut Creek Ramblers and the Pineola Bell Ringers
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Middle Fork Baptist Church HomecomingMiddle Fork Baptist Church Homecoming
Sunday, August 17th, 11:00am
Middle Fork Baptist Church Homecoming August 11th. 11a.m. service and 12:30 lunch. 321 from Tweetsie.
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Arthritis ExerciseArthritis Exercise
Monday, August 18th, 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 19th, 07:30pm - Tuesday, December 2nd
Watauga Community Band meets every Tuesday from 7:30-9 pm in rehearsal hall 119 of Broyhill Music Ctr. at ASU. The band performs several concerts of various styles of music throughout the year, and is open to community members who play a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument. ASU and CCC students may earn class credit if desired. Get that instrument out of the closet and come play with us!
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Watauga Community Band rehearsal
Tuesday, August 19th, 07:30pm - 09:00pm
The Watauga Community Band begins rehearsals for its fall/winter session on Tues. Aug. 19 at 7:30 pm in rm 119, Broyhill Music bldg, ASU. Anyone who plays a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument is invited.
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Beginners Walking ClubBeginners Walking Club
Thursday, August 21st - Sunday, August 31st
Join us for a walk on the Greenway if you are a beginner!
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 22nd, 07:00pm
JP3 (reggae) performs
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Hospitality House to Hold 30th Anniversary LuncheonHospitality House to Hold 30th Anniversary Luncheon
Friday, August 22nd, 11:00am
Event to Honor Six Founding Churches. The Hospitality House Board of Directors and Hearts of Hospitality Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting its annual Hope Luncheon August 22 at 11:00AM. Being held for the third consecutive year at the picturesque Watson Gap Pavilion at Blue Ridge Mountain Club; this year’s luncheon, 30 Years of Hope, will celebrate thirty-years of Hospitality House providing a safety net for people in need while honoring the six founding churches for their leadership, vision and dedication.
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Youth Tent Revival 2014 Worship ExperienceYouth Tent Revival 2014 Worship Experience
Friday, August 22nd, 06:00pm - Saturday, August 23rd
Speaker Rev. Jeff Blackburn. Music by John Lewis and Forward Motion. Free food and free admission.
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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 22nd - Sunday, August 24th
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 22nd, 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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TubeFest at Green Valley ParkTubeFest at Green Valley Park
Saturday, August 23rd
This is an opportunity for members of the community and visitors to enjoy floating down the scenic New River and help support Green Valley Park, which has been developed my a local nonprofit with assistance from Watauga County and many other wonderful donors and sponsors over the years.
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Second Annual Charity AuctionSecond Annual Charity Auction
Saturday, August 23rd
Once again we will be auctioning all kinds of items like vacations, fishing trips, art by local artists, and much more interesting merchandise donated by Rotarians and local merchants. We’ll be serving delicious food and beverages, so you don’t have to go hungry or thirsty. All proceeds will go to local charities in the High Country.
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