LOCAL EVENTS – April 2014
Grand Opening – Santeetlah Lake Trail on Saturday, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. at trail parking area at corner of Hwy. 143 and Snowbird Road. Call 479-6431 for more information.
Old-Timer’s Baseball Game TBA at the Baseball Field on Knight Street. The RHSBlack Knights will battle RHS alumni. All funds will be used to support the baseball team and to assist Dennis Crisp as he battle cancer.
Cheoah Release Dates – April – 12& 13; and 26th & 27th
Introduction to Computers – April 8 and 15 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at the Library. Learn how to create a document, cut, paste and email. Instructor is Charlene Tweed. The cost is $25.00. To register, call 828-735-2085.
Snowbird Bike Trail Grand Opening at 10:00 on Saturday, April 12 at the trail head.
Easter Egg Hunt activities start at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 12 at Stecoah Valley Center. There is also a deviled egg competition, duck race, bonnet contest, and crafts.Call the center at 479-3364 for more information.
Spaghetti Dinner and Raffle from 4:30 to 7:00 on April 12 at the Stecoah Valley Center Kitchen. The cost is $7 per plate. Proceeds go to Relay for Life.
Easter Egg Hunt and Soup Lunch on Sunday, April 13 at Noon at Robbinsville United Methodist Church. Lunch at Noon and Egg Hunt begins at 1:00 pm.
Office Closings – The Town of Robbinsville and Graham County Offices will be closed on Good Friday – April 18.
Community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19 at 11:00 am at Phillips and Jordan Field off Airport Road. Hunt is sponsored by Sweetgum and New Hope Baptist Churches.
Honeybee Keeping Seminar will be on Saturday, April 19 and April 26 from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at the Extension Center on South Main Street. Call 479-7979 to register. Cost is $5. Space is limited. This is a great class for those who have an interest in beginning to keep bees. If you are interested in keeping bees as a hobby or business, this is a great class for you!
Easter Sunrise Service on Sunday, April 20 at Stecoah Gap.
Kid’s Klub is an after-school activity for youth at Robbinsville United Methodist Church every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:30. Begins April 23. Call 479-8581 for more information.
Dance sponsored by Beta Sigma Phi to raise money for Relay for Life. Fast Gear will be providing the music at the Community Building on Friday, April 25 from 8:00 to 10:00 pm.
Kids Fishing and Outdoor Adventure Day will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 26 at Stanley Ballfield.
Ramp Dinner sponsored by Graham County Rescue Squad will be held on Sunday, April 27 beginning at 11:00 a.m. at the Squad Building on Moose Branch Road. You can choose between fish and chicken. Meal includes meat, vegetables, salads, ramps, hush puppies, dessert, and drink. The Squad needs your support! Please make plans to buy your lunch at the ramp dinner!
Stanley Employee Appreciation Dinner is being planned by Town of Robbinsville, Graham County Government and Graham County Teachers. If anyone would like to contribute to this event, please call Shari at 479-3250.
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
RHS Baseball (Varsity Home Games)
April 17 Cherokee
RHS Track and Field – Meets at Home
April 16 RHS hosts Cherokee and Swain
RHS Girls Softball – Home Games
April 15 Swain
April 17 Cherokee
April 22 Andrews
May 2 Rosman
May 8 Murphy
Final Flight an Easter play will be performed at Midway Baptist Church on Sunday, April 20 at 6:30 pm. May not be suitable for young children.
There is Hope – A Youth Rally will be held on April 25 at 7:00 pm at Grace Tabernacle Church.
|Mustangs to 50th Birthday Celebration Visit the Dragon INFO|
|April 17-20||Crazy Joe’s Friends present Bacon Run V at the Dragon|
|April 21||Northern Utah Mustang Owners Association NUMOA at the Dragon|
|April 24-27||Deals Gap Rotary Rally – INFO|
|April 24-27||5th Annual C30s Conquer the Dragon INFO|
|April 26||Tail of the Dragon Boxer Takeover INFO|
|April 28||Sunburst Corvette Club of Crystal Lake, Illinois will Slay the Dragon INFO|
|April 30-May 4||MINIs on the Dragon
- CHEOAH RELEASE DATES
- April 5th & 6th
- April 12th & 13th
- April 26th & 27th
- May 3rd & 4th
- May 17th & 18th
- May 24th & 25th
- June 28th & 29th
- Nov 1st
Free Soup on Thursdays from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Episcopal-Lutheran Church basement on South Main Street in Robbinsville. Donations to support the lunch program are appreciated.
Alcoholics Anonymous - Every Monday and Thursday at 8:00 pm at the Robbinsville United Methodist Church.
Free Clinic - Hilltop Clinic, Graham County Health Department, Wednesdays, 1:00 am to 5:00 pm. No appointments necessary. Call 479-7900 for more information.
Urgent Care Clinic - Closed for now, call 479-7900 for more information.
Dental Clinic - Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30. Call 479-7901 to make an appointment. Fees based on sliding scale.
Women’s Bible Study - Tuesdays at 10:00 am at the United Methodist Church.
Sugar Free: Diabetes Support Group - The first Monday of each month from 5:30-7:30 pm at the Graham County Cooperative Extension Center. For more more information, call 479-7979.
Free Tax Preparation will be offered at Robbinsville Library beginning in February. Call the library for more details.
SECU is having free or flat rate fee for tax preparation. Call the Credit Union for more information at 479-8576.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE FOLLOWING ORGANIZATIONS:
Hospice – Call 828-516-9475
Graham Health Care – Call 479-8421
LIBRARY ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR
4/11 NC Live (adult)
4/25 Pinterest Crafts (adult)
5/16 Craftermorn: Decoupage & Wreaths (adult)
6/20 Movie Morn (adult) 7/18 Social Networking & Search Engines (adult)
8/15 Craftermorn: Kitting – dish cloth (adult)
9/19 Craftermorn: Knitting – scarves (adult)
10/31 Movie Morn (adult) 11/21 A Game of Murder (adult)
11/22 International Games Day (adult)
12/19 Movie Morn