COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Community Calendar

Dec 5th 2019

 

Red Cross in need of Blood Platelets & ALL types of Blood, Especially Blood Type                     “O Negative”

Blood Drives:

 

Ashe County:

 

12-19-2019: @ Jefferson UMC from 11 – 3:30. Walk-Ins are WELCOME! To schedule an appointment or info call Wanda Gervasi @.................................................................384-4108

 

12-28-2019: @ Ashe County Library from 10 – 2:30. Walk-Ins are WELCOME! To schedule an appointment or info call the Library @.......................................................................846-2041

 

12-31-2019: @ Lowes Hardware in West Jefferson from 12 - 4:30. Walk-Ins are WELCOME! To schedule an appointment or info call April Steel @.....................................................846-1829

_____________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Ashe Services is in NEED of “Home Delivered Meal Volunteers” Call Ashe Services for information @...........................................................................................................246-2461

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Ashe County Wildlife Hunters for the Hungry is in need of Harvested Deer for needy families in the county. Hunters may take the deer to “Joe’s Place” for processing @ No Cost to the hunter. For info call Bill Burkett @ 977-3888  or  E.T. Weaver @ 977-2490

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

“Project Star” A Christmas Project for Senior Citizens, is underway! Take a Star (with a list of suggested items needed), from a tree located at Food Lion, Harvest Café, Ingles & Wendy’s. The gift must be dropped off by TODAY Dec 5th to the Appalachian Senior Programs located next to Jefferson Drug. Monetary gifts are also accepted! Call.....................................846-4898

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Ashe County Humane Society is holding a “Cat’s Meow Chili BenefitTODAY Dec 5th @ Jefferson UMC til 2. Meal is $7 & include (choice of Beef, Turkey or Vegetarian Chili), Cornbread, Crackers & Cookie. Delivery available with a minimum of 3 orders. Proceeds will go to the Ashe Humane Society

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Ashe County Children's Christmas Project is in need of Volunteers to help Wrap Gifts @ Family Central this week through Friday Dec 6th Call the office for more info @..........846-5631

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Ashe County Volunteer Initiative Program is having a “Canned Food DriveNOW through Dec 6th Canned Food Donations may be dropped off @ All Lifestore Banks, 5th Third, First Citizens, Jefferson Drug, Medi-Home Health (next to Bantam Chef) & Ingles. Monetary Donations may be dropped off at Ashe Services for Aging. For info call.......................246-4347

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Stroll the streets of D’Town WJ for the “Christmas Gallery Crawl on Dec 6th from 5 -7 pm with all the Galleries & Shops all Decked out for Christmas

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Ashe County Arts Council Holiday Open House will be held Saturday Dec 7th beginning with a visit from Santa from 8:30 – 11:30 am & following with the “Tree Fest” from 11:30 – 4 pm

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Rock Creek Baptist Church will have their 1st Saturday Singing Dec 7th @ 6 pm featuring      “The Master’s Touch” Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Liberty Baptist Church on Silas Creek Road in Lansing will have their “Christmas Play” on Saturday, Dec 7th @ 6 pm. Non-perishable food items will be accepted for donation to Ashe Really Cares. Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Ashe Shrine Club will hold the “7th Annual Christmas Expo” Saturday Dec 7th from 9 -4. Have pictures taken with Santa. All proceeds go to the Ashe Shrine Club. For info call Keshea Roland @...................................................................................................................977-1275

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Peak Creek Ruritan Club will hold their Annual Christmas Party Saturday, Dec 7th @ 6 pm at the Peak Creek Ruritan Community Center in Laurel Springs.  Christmas Caroling, Lots of Food & Fun. Everyone is welcome. For info call...........................................................982-9538

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The 1986 Class of Ashe Central High School is having a “Chili Dinner Rundraiser” for Lisa Colvard on Saturday Dec 7th from 4 – 6 pm @ Bristol Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Dine-In or Take Out available. Proceeds will go to Medical Expenses

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Joyous Sounds of Christmas Concert will be held Dec 8th @ 3 pm in the sanctuary of the West Jefferson UMC.  Admission is free with a freewill offering being taken for the Ashe County Sharing Center. Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Ashe Ministerial Association (AMA) will hold Special Advent Services, Wednesday, Dec 11th @ 12 noon @ First Baptist Church in WJ  / Wednesday, Dec 18th @ WJ UMC @ 12 noon. Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Friendship Baptist Church will hold a “Pinto Bean Supper Benefit” for Justin McNeill on        Dec 13th @ 5 pm with all proceeds going to help with medical expenses

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Women’s Fund of the Blue Ridge is seeking Donations of Non-Perishable Food Items to support local Women & Girls, through Dec 14th with the Drop-Off location @ First National Bank on Mt Jefferson Rd (at Walmart)

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

A Free Meal & Entertainment will be provided for those in need on Saturday Dec 14th from     5 -7 pm @ Family Central Dining Hall. Transportation may be provided by calling 846-3795 or 877-1657 by Dec 12th

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Black Cat Station Railroad Club will have Open House on Saturday Dec 14th from 10 – 2. There will be a large “HO Scale Model Railroad” operating 10 + trains at the same time. Thomas The Tank trains will be there for the little tykes to enjoy. For info visit blackcatstation.com _____________________________________________________________________________

 

Midway Baptist Church (behind Walmart) will have their “Christmas PlayDec 15th from 5 – 7 pm with Refreshments served from 6 – 7 pm

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Bethany Methodist Church will hold their “Christmas Ding-A Ling Concert” on Dec 15th @        7 pm in the Church Sanctuary

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Calvary Free Will Baptist Church in Glendale Springs will have their Children’s Christmas Musical Dec 15th @ 6 pm followed by the Teen’s Ministry Christmas Play. Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Wagoner Baptist Church will have their Christmas Play Dec 15th @ 6 pm. Refreshments will be served after the program. Everyone is welcome

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Tartan Woolly in D’Town WJ is a Drop-Off location this year for the “Toys for Tots” promotion, NOW through Dec 15th. Stop by their store for details or call....................846-3917

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Mt Jefferson State Park will have a “Climate Tower HikeDec 21st @ 2 pm beginning @ the Picnic Area. Hike will end at the summit where the climate data sensors and tower will be examined. Dress warmly

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Join Park Rangers of Mt Jefferson State Park Dec 21st @ 8 pm around the fire for an evening of stories & science to observe “Winter Solstice” (the longest night of the year). Bring a chair & wear warm clothing

____________________________________________________________________________

 

The Ashe County Arts Center will host the “Wordkeepers” Event on Saturday Dec 21st @ 4 pm.

If you would like to read, please contact Diana Renfro at renfrodiana@msn.com to reserve your slot. Refreshments will be provided

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

A Christmas Tree & Miniatures Exibit is now open for viewing at the Arts Council through

Dec 27th

_____________________________________________________________________________

 

Midway Baptist Church (behind Walmart) is taking Donations for the NEW Ebenezer Christian Children’s Home, opening in Siler City “NOW” through Dec 31st 2019. Accepting non-perishable Foods, Kitchen & Bathroom essentials, Cleaning & Laundry Products, Bibles & more. Donations may be dropped off @ the Church, M-F, from 8 :30 – 5

_____________________________________________________________________________


HAVE A REQUEST? CALL OR TEXT OUR STUDIO LINE!

336-846-WINS (9467)

Main Office Number - 336-846-WKSK (9575)
Join WKSK on Social Media