Valentines Day is just around the corner!
We want to encourage folks to show their sweetheart and our local
businesses love by shopping and dining locally.
Watch your inbox and social media for our
local Valentine's guide. Members, do you want your special menu, gift
items, etc. included? Of course you do! Email Loni a graphic, short
description and a link (website or Facebook).
TAC Talk: Black Mountain College: "There's
no end to the story -
her flag flies."
Thursday, February 1st at 6 pm
Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
In conjunction with our exhibit Arts at the Center: A History of Black Mountain
speaker Joseph Bathanti's talk on Black Mountain College (BMC) is not
only a nice overview and primer on BMC, but it also deeply contemplates
Bathanti's own personal engagement with BMC.
Working professionals MBA program in
Hickory. Ready for that promotion? Thinking about pursuing your MBA? Join
us for this information session. Refreshments will be provided.
Brew and Business
Wednesday, February 7th at 5:30 pm
Appalachian State University, Peacock Hall
It's one hour for the rest of your life.
Join us for coffee and an information session to learn how you can benefit
from either a MBA or a Master of Science in Applied Data Analytics.
CareerFest Table Registration Deadline:
Wednesday, February 21st at 1 pm
Appalachian State University, Holmes
CareerFest is Appalachian State
University's largest and most comprehensive career event. Serving students
and alumni of all majors and skills, the event is host to many
companies, non-profits, healthcare and government agencies that are ready
to network with students and introduce them to valuable internship and job
We would love to have businesses and/or
organizations from the Boone and Blowing Rock area host a table at
CareerFest. Chamber members receive a discount! Read More
In the film, we witness M.C. Richards
engaging in contemplative questioning regarding the nature of art,
imagination, wholeness, community, and our place in the cosmos. She
inspires us to live creatively, to believe in ourselves, to experience the
sensuality of existence. This is a film not just about M.C. It’s about all
of our quests to become authentic creators of art and community.
$5 students/seniors/active military, $7
general admission. Learn More
Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo
Friday, February 9th at 7 pm
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
Last seen in Boone in 2000, Les Ballets
Trockadero de Monte Carlo return to present their playful, entertaining
view of traditional, classical ballet in parody form. For more than 40 years,
the Trocks, as they are affectionately known, have been delighting
audiences of all ages with a company of professional male dancers
performing the full range of the ballet and modern dance repertoire,
including classical and original works. Read More
Tickets: $35 adults, $25 faculty/staff,
$15 students/children. For more information, call the box offce at
800-841-ARTS (2787) or 828-262-4046, or visit the website.
Be a Sweetheart, Feed the Hungry
Wednesday & Thursday, February 10th
Mast General Stores
The Mast General Stores in Valle Crucis
and Boone are partnering with the Hunger and Health Coalition (HHC) to
restock the HHC food pantry. The annual Be a Sweetheart, Feed the Hungry
campaign matches each pound of candy purchased at Mast Store with a $1 donation,
which will provide five meals for someone in our community who is
hungry. Read More
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