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CHEOAH RIVER RELEASE DATE – April 25-26 – Cheoah River Kayaking
Rabies Clinic – Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sweetwater Farm and Garden.
Kid’s Fishing Day will be on Saturday, April 25 at Stanley Ball Field. Registration will begin at 8:30 am and fishing will be from 9:30 to 11:30 am. There will be three tagged prize fish. Lunch and drinks will be provided. Everything is free. The event is sponsored by the Town of Robbinsville, NC Wildlife Commission, McGill and Assoc., and Stillwell Enterprises. For more information about the event, call Teresa at 479-3250.
Spaghetti Dinner and Raffle at Stecoah Valley Center on Saturday, April 25 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Stecoah Valley Center. Proceeds will go to Relay for Life.
RAMP DINNER – The Graham County Rescue Squad will hold their annual ramp dinner on Sunday, April 26 beginning at 11:00 a.m. and lasting until the food is gone or about 2:00 pm. The event is held at the Rescue Squad Building on Moose Branch Road. There will be fried chicken, fried fish, hush puppies or cornbread, slaw, raw ramps, cooked ramps, baked beans, potato salad, dessert and drink. Cost will be $8 per plate. Help keep this Graham County tradition alive and come out to support a very worthy cause!
Foothills Quartet will perform on Sunday, April 26 at 6:30 p.m. at New Hope Church.
Blood Drive – The American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive on April 27 from 1:00 to 5:30 pm at the Veteran’s Building on Moose Branch Road.
USDA Home Ownership, Loans and Grants Meetings will be held on April 30 at the Community Building on Knight Street. The Home Ownership session will be at 11:00 a.m. and there will be three sessions of the Loans and Grants programs at 10 a.m. – Rural Development, 1 pm – Farm Service Agency and 2 pm – Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Pre-School Storytime with Miss Bridget on Thursday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m. at the library.
MOTORCYCLES & SPORTS CARS – Mini Coopers at Fontana – April 29-May 3
A Bake Sale for Relay for Life will be held on Friday, May 1 beginning at 8:00 a.m. The booth will be set-up between Ingles and the Post Office. Stop by for a sweet treat and a good cause.
Methodist Women’s Yard Sale will be on Saturday, May 2 in the RUMC Fellowship Hall from 8:00 to Noon.
Harrah’s will be holding a Job Fair in Robbinsville on May 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Snowbird Youth Center located on Massey Branch Road.
Robbinsville Alumni Softball Game will be held on May 11 at 6:00 p.m. Contact Billy Knight at RHS for more information.
NEW BUSINESS IN TOWN
Computer Resolutions – Computer tune-up, repair and virus removal. Call 479-0763 for more information
Free Soup on Thursdays from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Episcopal-Lutheran Church basement on South Main Street.
STARS – Stecoah Theater After-School Rising Stars Program at Stecoah Valley Center. Wednesday and Thursday. For more information call 479-3364. The Stecoah After-School Program operates M-F with bus transportation provided to children to Stecoah and back to RHS.
Junior Appalachian Musicians at Stecoah Valley Center on Mondays and Tuesdays after school. Transportation provided to Stecoah and back to Robbinsville. The Stecoah After-School Program operates M-F with bus transportation provided to children to Stecoah and back to RHS. For more information call 479-3364 and speak with Terri Jiang.
Kids Klub-After-School Program- Wednesdays from 3:30 to 5:30 at Robbinsville United Methodist Church. It is free.
Dental Clinic – Monday-Thursday 8:00-5:00. Medicaid, Health Choice and private pay. One free clinic per year.
Women’s Bible Study – Tuesdays at 10:00 am at the United Methodist Church from September through May.
Sugar Free: Diabetes Support Group – First and third Mondays of each month from 5:30-7:30 pm at Extension Center.
Pre-School Storytime at the Library at 10:00 am on Thursday mornings.
Knitting Group – First Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 pm at the Library.
Start 2015 helping others!
Here are a few places you could volunteer your time:
Tourism Ambassadors – Call 479-3790
Graham County Heritage Festival – Call 479-3250
Hospice – Call 828-516-9475
Graham Health Care – Call 479-8421
U.S. Forest Service Office Front Desk – Call 479-6431
4-H Volunteers – Call 479-7979
Stecoah Valley Center – Call 479-3364
Dolly’s Imagination Library – Contact Jim & Donna Mize
Girl Scouts & Boy Scouts