Leesburg Ruritan Turkey Shoot
February 23, 2015 & Every Saturday Until April 25, 2015
The Leesburg Ruritan Club Turkey Shoot Event is from 5-7PM every Saturday until April 25th. The club is located at 1429 Old Stagecoach Road, Jonesborough. Cost of each round is $2.50 to participate and will include a concession and prizes. Contact person: Carl at 423-753-6854.
Fundraiser for Scott County Humane Society (SCHS)
March 6, 2015 Friday, 6-9pm
On December 3rd in the early morning hours a fire destroyed the Scott County Animal Shelter, The county is currently leasing a boarding facility in Yuma, Va., while SCHS and the county raise funds to build a new shelter. A temporary shelter opened Jan 5th. Leaping Lizards, 1065 Wilcox Ct, Kingsport, TN, has been kind enough to host a fundraiser for SCHS to help raise money so we can continue saving dogs. On Friday March 6th, from 6pm to 9pm Leaping Lizards will donate 50% of each ticket sold to the SCHS!! All they have to do is tell Leaping Lizards they are there to jump for the SCHS! For more information go Go to www.scotthumane.org.
The Crumley House Joggin For The Noggin 5K RUN/WALK Benefit
March 7, 2015 Saturday, Starting @ 10:00am
Joggin For The Noggin 5K Run/Walk to Benefit The Crumley House will be held on Saturday, 3/7/2015 at 10:00am at The Crumley House, 300 Urbana Rd, Limestone, TN. The event will be starting and finishing at The Crumley House. Very nice shirt and post-race pancake breakfast. Registration and more information can be found online at We Run Events, Joggin for the Noggin. 423-257-3644.
Happenings @ Natural Tunnel
March 8, 2015 Sunday, 2-4pm
Natural Tunnel State Park, 1420 Natural Tunnel Pkwy, Duffield, Va. invites you to Wilderness Environment in 1775 @ Blockhouse Visitor Center on Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2-4pm. Free Program and open to everyone. Trail Talks are scheduled once a month focusing on different topics about Wilderness Trail. Go to: www.danielboonetrail.com. NO PETS ALLOWED. All hiking trails open from 8am-dusk.
2015 Northeast Tennessee Forage Workshop
March 9, 2015 Monday
The Northeast Forage Workshop will be held Monday, March 9, 2015 @ the Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray Tn. This workshop will be an excellent opportunity for livestock and forage producers to gain knowledge on pasture and hay production. There will be a guest speaker and dinner starts @ 6pm, (Hamburgers & Hotdogs). There is no registration fee or sign-up to attend the event. For more information, call the Washington County Extension Office @ 423-753-1680.
Memorial Park Community Ctr, JC Parks & Rec Events
February 27, 2015 Thru 4/3/2015
Memorial Park Community Center, JC Parks & Recreation invite you to the following events: 3/27/2015--Flashlight Egg Scramble @ Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert Street, Johnson City, Tn., 3/28/2015--FootGolf FUNanza @ Buffalo Valley Golf Course, Free 10am-12pm. 50% Soccer & 50% Golf. 3/9-3/13/2015, Spring Break Camp with JC Schools & 3/30-4/3/2015--Washington County Schools. Please call 423-434-5749 for more information.
Rescheduled VA Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner at the Abingdon Senior Ctr
March 12, 2015 Thursday, 6:30pm-9pm
The Abingdon Senior Center, 3 Senior Drive, Abingdon, VA., is pleased to announce an Appreciation Dinner for the men and women in law enforcement, who serve to protect the Washington County, VA and Abingdon, VA communities. The event will be held in the Virginia Ballroom on March 12, 2015. Dinner will be from 5:45pm-6:30pm, with live music jam following from 6:30pm-9:00pm. RSVPs are requested no later than 4pm on March 9th. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact the Abingdon Senior Center at 276-628-3911.
Healing Hands Health Center Dental Outreach
March 2, 2015
Healing Hands Health Center, 210 Memorial Drive, Bristol, Tn., has a pediatric dental outreach program, Giving Kids A Smile. Giving Kids A Smile is dedicated to educating children about dental and nutritional health. This program is presented in schools, organizations, clubs, missions, fairs, and community events. At each location we hand out pre-packed dental kits to each child. For more information call Brittany (Pediatric Dental Outreach Coordinator) @ 423-573-0696 or go to: wwwhealinghandshealthcenter.org.
Ninth Annual Savvy SCRABBLE Social Game Night Fundraiser
March 13, 2015 Friday, Check In/Social @ 6pm
YOU ARE INVITED to Our Ninth Annual Savvy SCRABBLE Social. It will be held Friday, March 13, 2015 at: South View Community Center, 401 Rock Springs Road, Kingsport, TN 37663. Registration begins at 6:00 pm, tournament play begins at 6:30. Form a team of four, join the individual tournament, or gaze and graze while supporting literacy in our community! Go to: www.literacycouncilofkingsport.org to register or If you are interested in providing a silent auction item, please contact our office: 423-392-4643. All PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE LITERACY COUNCIL OF KINGSPORT.
START SAVING YOUR POCKET CHANGE!!
March 14, 2015 Saturday, 10am-2pm
START SAVING YOUR POCKET CHANGE!! Pot O Gold for Pets is coming up March 14, 2015, and the HEAVIEST donation wins a gift basket! Bring your change collection to the end of the rainbow @ Tractor Supply Company, Elizabethton on Saturday, March 14th, 10am-2pm. All proceeds benefit ETSNs local programs. Go to www.etnspay-neuter.org or call 423-289-5548 for more information.
Mountain States Health Alliance Events
March 18, 2015 & 3/23/2015
Two upcoming events at the Health Resources Center in March: -Hearing Screening- Wednesday, March 18 from 1pm-4pm. Appointment required. Call 1-800-888-5551 to schedule an appointment & on Monday, March 23 from 8am-11am--Diabetes Toolkit Giveaway and Free Blood Glucose Screening- Free!. No registration required. The Health Resources Center is sponsored by Indian Path Medical Center and is located on the upper level of the Kingsport Town Center near JCPenney.
Honor Flight Northeast Tn Fundraiser
March 27, 2015 Friday, 11am-Close
Bellagios, 3732 Bristol Hwy, Johnson City, Tn will be hosting the Honor Flight Northeast TN Fundraiser on Friday, March 27th, 11:00am to close. Bellagios will give 15% of money raised from ticket sales to the Honor Flight Northeast TN to help take our Veterans to Washington DC. Come out and share this day with us. Call 423-330-6189 for more information.
Muddy Creek Raceway Races
March 28, 2015 Thru 3/29/2015
Muddy Creek Raceway March 28-29 -Thor United States Mega series motocross racing. Muddy Creek Raceway is located beside the Tri-Cities Regional Airport at 450 Ridgeway Drive, Blountville, Tenn.. Follow the signs from Exit #63 off of I-81. For more information contact Victory Sports www.victory-sports.com
Easter in the Park in Damascus Va
April 3, 2015 & 4/4/2015
One Way Ministries Presents Easter in the Park at the Damascus Town Park, Damascus, Va, on Friday, April 3rd & Saturday, April 4th, from 7-9 pm. For more information please contact Pastor Gary Ritchie @ 276-475-3464. Hope to see you there!
Appalachian Feral Cat Allies needs your help for just one week!
March 28, 2015 & 4/25/2015
Appalachian Feral Cat Allies will be trapping & transporting 65-70 feral cats to UT-Knoxville for spay-neuter surgery on March 28, and again on April 25. Volunteer during the week of March 22 to 29 or April 19 to 26 to help with trapping, cat care, laundry, cleaning, and transporting. Some jobs take just an hour or two. Download list at www.etnspay-neuter.org. AFCA can also use: empty, clean Cesar brand dog food containers, small stainless steel pet food bowl, Arm & Hammer Liquid Plus Oxiclean Stain Fighters Fresh Scent Laundry Detergent (Items can be dropped off at Big Johnís Closeouts, 238 E. Elk Ave., Elizabethton, TN 37643 (www.bigjohnscloseouts.com)