Annual Easter Egg Hunt to Take Place in Banner Elk on Sat., Apr. 8
The Banner Elk Cafe will have egg coloring from 9:30am to 10:30 and the Banner Elk Book Exchange will have Story Time at 10:30am.
The Egg Hunt will begin at 11am. Bring your baskets and your cameras! For more information call the Banner Elk Chamber at 828-898-8395 or visit bannerelk.org
Working Writers Workshop Series Brings Darnell Arnoult to Sparta, May 12-13
Darnell Arnoult, award-winning poet and novelist, will appear at the Alleghany County Public Library in Sparta, NC.,May 13, from 3-5 pm. The Library is now in its new location, 115 Atwood Street, adjacent to the Sparta campus of Wilkes Community College. Ms Arnoult will read from her recently published collection, GALAXIE WAGON, and also give short samples of her work in progress, followed by interview, Q&A and book signing. Books will be available for sale. Event is free and open to the public. For more information: 336-372-5573.
Arnoult will also teach a poetry workshop on Friday, May 12, 9am to noon, and a writer workshop on Saturday, May 13, 9am to noon. Workshops are free and open to the public. Donations will fund future writing programs. Registration is recommended. [email protected].
Caldwell Arts Council Calls for Artists and Crafters for the Hues and Brews
The Caldwell Arts Council is now accepting applications from artists and crafters to participate in the Hues and Brews Artist & Craft Beer Celebration, Saturday, May 20th. This will be a street festival that will run from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and will be located along Main Street in Historic Downtown Lenoir, NC.
Artist booths are $30 for 10×10, $60 for 10×20, and all artist and craft work will be juried for acceptance.
All booth sites are accessible, prime locations with access to electricity at additional cost. There will be food vendors, artists and brewery booths mingled together along Main Street. Live music and children’s activities will also be on site for the whole family to enjoy.
Applications are available at HuesAndBrews.org and by calling the Caldwell Arts Council at 828-754-2486. This is a fundraising event to benefit the Caldwell Arts Council.
Free Advance Care Planning Workshop at Watauga Medical Center, Apr. 8
Boone, NC (March 17, 2017) – In honor of National Healthcare Decision Day, Appalachian Regional Healthcare System will partner with the Watauga County Bar Association to offer a free Advance Care Planning Workshop on April 8, 2017 in the Watauga Medical Center auditorium from 10 am to 1 pm.
Weekly Events at Lost Province Brewing Company
movie is always free!
Wednesday, 3/22/17- Trivia at 7pm.
Thursday, 3/23/17-$3 Thirsty Thursday and College Night featuring Live Music with The Plate Scrapers.
Friday, 3/24/17-Live Music: Strictly Strings at 7:30pm.
Saturday, 3/25/17-Live Music: Redleg Husky at 7:30pm.
Tuesday, 3/28/17-Beer 101 featuring Belgian Beers, round 2.
Wednesday, 3/29/17-Trivia at 7pm.
Thursday, 3/30/17-$3 Thirsty Thursday and College Night featuring Stop Hunger Now Spirit Night with ASU Rotaract Club.
Friday, 3/31/17-Live Music: The Klee and Mike Show at 7:30pm.
Saturday, 4/01/17-Live Music: Dashboard Hula Boys at 7:30pm.