Calling all pirates, princesses and children of all ages! The Town of Boone, the Downtown Boone Development Association the Watauga County Library and the Jones House Community Center are delighted to host the 14th annual Downtown Boone BOO! , a Halloween family friendly event on Friday, Oct. 31, from 4-6 p.m.
This weekend, Beech Mountain Resort will host the third race in the 2014 High Country Junior Race Series. On Sunday, Jan. 26, the athletes ranging in age from 4-18 will compete for the fastest times on the mountain in hopes of making the podium and earning the most points for their team.
BY MADISON V. FISLER
May 16, 2013. Bring your preschoolers to take the ride of their lives! Seen on the pages of favorite storybooks, in playrooms, and on the television screen, Thomas the Tank Engine® is adored by little engineers everywhere. Along with his engine friends, Thomas captivates children in more than 145 countries and 30 languages.
April 24, 2013. The Watauga County Arts Council is currently accepting registrations for its annual Summer Arts Camp, featuring Missoula Children’s Theatre, which will take place June 17-22. It will be held this year at Watauga High School Auditorium.
June 19, 2012. Includes photo gallery! The Watauga County Library kicked off its “Dream Big Read” summer series for kids with an ice cream social and concert by children’s band Big Bang Boom Tuesday afternoon.
BY GREG HINCE
June 14, 2012. This Saturday the Watauga County Firefighters Assocication will offer activities, demonstrations and safety displays for children and adults of all ages when it holds its annual EmergencyFest at the Raley Lot on Appalachian State’s campus.
BY GREG HINCE
Feb. 20, 2012. BEECH MOUNTAIN — On Tuesday, Jan. 31, Beech Mountain Resort staff judged the Learn to Ski Poster Design Contest which included over 200 posters designed by 3rd-5th grade students from all over the Southeast.