Collect the papers you want to have
shredded, pack them in your car or truck and bring them to the parking lot
behind First Citizens Bank!
FREE! No limit!
Small Business Workshop
Sales & Use Tax
Thursday, August 17th at 11:30 am
Catawba Valley Community College
This FREE workshop will
cover the basics of tax compliance ranging from registering for a sales and
use tax account, learning about the most common types of sales and use
taxes collected, and preparing and filing a sales and use tax return.
Meet us on Main Street at Tweetsie
Railroad for a fun evening of networking, nibbles, refreshments and
giveaways! Don't forget your business card!
Double the fun . .
. our friends from the Boone Chamber will be joining us!
Business After Hours events are free to
members of the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce.
Questions? Not a member, but want to
Call Loni Miller, Director of Membership
Services at 828.295.7851
Welcome New Member:
Your Music. Your Memories. Your Life.
If you’ve been looking for a theatrical
concert that will transport you back to the days of your youth with the
passionate, beautiful songs of the past, Decades Rewind™ is an incredibly
memorable & nostalgic show that you’ve been dreaming of! Featuring the
top hits of the golden age of music (from the 60’s to the 80’s), Decades
Rewind™ is a veritable time machine of amazing music that will never fade
Click on the image above to watch a video!
Catch an upcoming show!
Decades Rewind will be in Raleigh on
August 25th & 26th and in Winston Salem on August 27th. For a list of
dates, venues and ticket information, visit: www.decadesrewind.com or follow them on Facebook.
Member Events & News
Shagging at the Rock
Saturday, August 12th at 1 pm
(gates open at 10 am)
The Blowing Rock
Shagging at the Rock will feature live
performances from legendary beach music pioneers The Tams and The Original
Drifters plus shag-o-riffic sets by Eric & The Chill Tones and The
Zip for a great cause! Proceeds will
benefit Life Village, a residential community
being built in the High Country where adults with autism and related
disorders can live, develop a trade and build lasting friendships!
Reservations required! Please call 855.475.9947 and mention Life
Nashville Songwriters Association
International Meeting and Concert
Saturday, August 13th at 2 pm
Watauga County Public Library
The Appalachian chapter
of the Nashville Songwriters Association International meets on the second
Saturday of each month at the Watauga County Library. It is free and open
to all aspiring songwriters and often features special guests and
workshops. Bring your instrument and share your songs with other
Concert in the Park: NSAI
will be performing this Sunday, August 13th at 4pm in the gazebo at
Memorial Park, Downtown Blowing Rock.
A Weaverly Path offers an intimate, visually
stunning portrait of Swiss-born tapestry weaver Silvia Heyden and captures
the inner dialogue and meditations of an extraordinary artist in the moments
of creation. The film follows Heyden during a year of weaving and
reflection. Learn More
A Starry Night
Saturday, August 19th at 5:30 pm
The evening begins
with A Moveable Feast featuring dinners in private
homes, from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.
Then, the party moves to
BRAHM for All That Jazz, an after party of cocktails, dessert,
jazz and more, from 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm. Learn More
Saturday, August 19th at 3 pm
Fun, food and wine!
Doors open at 3 pm, silent auction ends at
5:30 pm. Live auction at 5 pm.
All proceeds are returned to High Country
charities. Over the last 4 years over $105,000 has been given to benefit
For more information, call 828.295.7851
Monday, August 21st
View one of nature’s most
The Nature Museum
will host arts and crafts activities for kids, solar-themed snacks and
face-painting. At 1:30 pm, pick up your solar eclipse glasses and head to
the Mile High Swinging Bridge for an unabated view of the partial solar