The Watauga Leadership Institute's 2020 course offerings are filling fast.

The Boone Area Chamber of Commerce urges interested individuals to sign up as soon as possible for the Watauga Leadership Challenge, which focuses on leadership development and community immersion, and Watauga Leadership Development, with a detailed focus on leadership principles.

Only a few seats remain for each course. T

he classes kickoff with a day-long retreat at Appalachian Ski Mountain in late-January, and classes are held two days each month from early February through late April.

For additional information and to register online, visit