Community Calendar

Snow Bird Report
February 2, 2018
Saturday, February 3rd
February 2, 2018
Community Calendar

 Communities in Schools will be hosting an information and training session TONIGHT February 1st, for our Friends of Youth mentoring program.  The meeting will be held at the Ashe County Schools Administrative building beginning at 5:30 PM.  This is the training we had set previously in January on the 4th and 18th that were both postponed due to weather concerns.


Boone’s Winter Farmers Market open 9am to noon every first and third Saturday, December through April, at the Watauga County Agricultural Conference Center, located at 252 Poplar Grove Rd. in Downtown Boone. Next upcoming market in this Saturday February 3rd.


New River Volunteer Fire Department will be having rook tournaments this Saturday February 3rd Food will be served starting at 6:00 PM and tournament starts at 7:00 PM


Harmonia Baroque will be performing in the intimate atmosphere of the Gallery in the Ashe Arts Center Saturday, Feb 3rd 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Admission is $14 adults for adults and $5 for students. Tickets are available in advance by calling the Ashe County Arts Center or at the door.


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 The Peak Creek Ruritan Club is sponsoring a Community Appreciation Potluck Supper on Monday, February 5th at 6:30 p.m. at the Peak Creek Ruritan Community Center, 7062 Highway 88 East, Laurel Springs.   John and Jane Maddocks, from Wilkes County, will present a program of folk music with flute, guitar, and singing.  For more information, call 336-452-9985



Teen Mental Health Awareness Day Tuesday, February 6th at The Ashe County Library, from 4-5pm. This day will kick start several upcoming events focused on mental health as part of the Good Neighbor Project. The teens will be playing a game focused on building self-esteem. There will also be goodie bags filled with different ways to combat stress and snacks will be provided. For more information call 846.2041



The Ashe County Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet on Thursday, February 8th at 2:00 p.m. at the Ashe County Senior Center.  For more information, go to



Open House” at the Black Cat Station Railroad Club, Saturday, February 10th from 10:00 am. till 2:00 PM. at: 800 Elizabeth Street, North Wilkesboro. NO Admission Charge!



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It’s the 12th Annual High Country Ice Bowl Sat Feb 10th, 9 AM-5 PM at Ashe County Park Disc Golf Course Ashe Park Rd., Jefferson, Registration is from 9:00 am to 9:45 am. Entry fee is $25 and includes lunch and players pack. All proceeds will be going to the local food bank at Ashe Outreach. Come out and show your support!



Rock Creek Missionary Baptist Church will be having revival beginning Thursday, February 15th at 7 pm nightly including services on Sunday morning at 10 am and Sunday night with Brother Josh Jones. For more info, Pastor Anthony Roark at 977-6663.



New River Volunteer Fire Department will be having rook tournaments on Saturday February 17th, Food will be served starting at 6:00 PM and tournament starts at 7:00 PM



Ashe County Senior Center will have a presentation on Crisis Prevention and De-escalation Monday February 19th from 2-3pm. for more info call 246-4347