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January 2015
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Category: CraftsNEW YEARS EVE CELEBRATION

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Category: CraftsHAPPY NEW YEAR!

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4 5

Category: RecreationHIKE

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Category: RecreationHIKE

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11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19

Category: GeneralMartin Luther King Day

20 21 22 23 24

Category: RecreationICYCLE MOUNTAIN BIKE EVENT

Category: RecreationHIKE

25 26 27 28 29 30 31

 

AROUND TOWN – JANUARY 2015

Leisure at the Library – Mystery Book Club Discussion and Book Share on Art’s Blood (set in Asheville, NC) by author Vicki Lane on Friday, January 23 at 10 AM for adults & teens 16 and up.  Registration is required.

Leisure at the Library – Native Plant Workshop with Randy Collins on Friday, January 23 at 10:30 AM. Registration is required through the library.

Leisure at the Library – GCPL will close on Friday, Jan 23rd at 12 PM

Winter Walk in Joyce Kilmer on Memorial Loop Trail on Saturday, January 24.  Join PJKSR for this 2 miles easy to moderate difficulty walk. Learn tips to identifying dormant trees by bark patterns. Meet at Cheoah Ranger Station parking lot @ 1:00 pm. to car pool to JK. Contact Joe Bonnette jbbonnette@frontier.com).

Fontana Village Resort -The Icycle Mountain Bike Event returns to Fontana Village Resort on January 24, 2015.  The first race begins at 11:00 a.m. This mountain biking event is not to be missed! Cross country races in various categories, a night downhill event for the most daring riders, and more. Keep the fun going on Sunday with a Disc Golf Tournament. Special room rates are available at the Lodge. Call 828-498-2211.

BINGO will be on January 24 from 6-9 p.m. at the Snowbird Community Club.  Money raised will support the Snowbird Community Emergency Fund.  Everyone is invited.

Do you have questions about “Obama Care”?   Get free Health Insurance Information. Contact Linda Fitzsimmons.  Linda is a certified marketplace navigator and is available from 10-4 on Mondays and Tuesdays at the Extension Center.

Kick-Off for Relay for Life will be held at the Robbinsville High School Auditorium at 6:00 p.m.

 

RHS ATHLETICS – Go Black Knights!!!

RHS WRESTLING

Jan 24                    Rosman

Jan. 27                 Murphy

Jan 31                    SMC Tournament at Murphy

 

RHS BASKETBALL

Jan 23                    Rosman

Jan 27                    at Swain

Jan 29                    at Blue Ridge

Jan 30                    Nantahala

Jan 31                    at Rosman

Feb 3                     at Andrews

Feb 6                     Cherokee

Feb 10                   at Hayesville

Feb 12-20             SMC Tournament at Andrews High School

 

 RECURRING EVENTS

Pre-School Storytime with Miss Bridget – Thursday mornings at 10:00 am at the public library.

Alcoholics Anonymous – Every Monday and Thursday at 8:00 pm at the United Methodist Church.

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.

 

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