Gardener extraordinaire, Ben Hunter, will be joining us to share his experiences & techniques for growing the garden of your dreams! Sponsored by the Northeast Tennessee Master Gardeners.
2 Overmountain Weavers Guild Fibers Show and Sale
Saturday, March 19 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Don’t miss this great opportunity to visit with some of the best fiber artists of our region! If you love fibers, this is the place for you! Demonstrations include weaving, spinning, knitting, natural dyeing, and more. A variety of handmade items will be offered for sale.
3. Arboretum Ramble - Spring Hike!
Saturday, March 19 at 10:00 am
Celebrate Spring at Sycamore Shoals State Park! Join retired forester Martin Miller, for a special guided tour of Sycamore Shoals' arboretum. Discover a variety of native trees and fun facts about their unique qualities, historical uses, and contributions to local culture. Dress appropriately for the weather as we will be taking a casual stroll on the park grounds adjacent to the front parking lot. Meet in the Visitor Center lobby, tour will begin at 10:00 am. Please no pets. Tour is by reservation only and subject to cancellation due to significantly inclement weather. Contact the park for more information at 423-543-5808.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
If you would like to find the new Pal's Sudden Service game devloped by ETSU click here.
Hands On! Regional Museum has developed some at home science projects for the kids. To find the experiment featered on News 5 at Noon, visit their website.
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
The Kingsport City School system is looking for nominations for the 2016 Hall of Fame. If you would like to nominate someone you can click here.
If you would like more information about our pet of the week from Black Jack Animal Rescue give them a call at 423-340-2138 or you can follow the link to their Facebook page.
Monday, February 29, 2016
If you would like to help send children to school in Haiti or learn more about the Foundation for the Education of Haiti which is working to make education possible in Haiti visit their website.
An organization that tries to help parents dealing with the loss of a baby is looking for photographers. If you would like to learn more about Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep, visit their website.
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
The Mountain Do Triathlon is a Relay for Life event in Marion, VA at Hungry Mother Lake State Park is set for May 7th, 206.
The event is a fun way to bring in extra money to the American Cancer Society.
Click here for their website.
Monday, February 22, 2016
Jennifer Davis started the We Lose, They Gain program to help your favorite causes by accomplishing your weight loss goals.
Here are some links to help with your wellness journey, as shared by Dr. Randy Jessee from Frontier Health:
1. Tri Cities, TN Health & Wellness magazine
2. Healthy Kingsport
3. East Tennessee Regional Health Office: email here, phone: (865) 546-9221
4. The Wellness Center at Mountain States Health Alliance
5. Behavioral health and wellness: ETSU and Frontier Health
6. Various fitness centers throughout the area
7. Wellmont Health Systems health and wellness page
Friday, February 19, 2016
To find out more about the artwork in display at A Work of Art Gallery visit the gallery online or call 423-797-0089. If you would like more information about Sullins Academy visit the school's website.