Aug. 7, 2012. The choir of St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church will present a special choral evensong to celebrate the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary (the parish’s patron saint) on Sunday, Aug. 19, at 5 p.m. in the nave of the church. The choir of St. Mary’s sings Evensong one Sunday every month from March through Oct., and everyone is welcome.
May 25, 2012. The 54th annual Tour of Homes sponsored by St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Parish in Blowing Rock is held on Friday, July 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., beginning at the church at Main and Chestnut Streets. Featured this year are homes of Tony and Debbie di Santi, Dr. Cynthia Payne, Anne Smart, Susie Greene, and Richard and Carrie Malloy.