September 3, 2013
7 a.m - 2 p.m. Toys for Tots Benefit Fundraiser . Will be held rain or shine at the VFW Building on Ashe Park Road. Silent Auction, Art Auction, hot dogs, drinks, baked goods and doughnuts will be available. For more information, call Detachment #1389 at 336-982-3743.
10:30 a.m. River Run Trail Hike. Meet the New River State Park ranger at the 221 Access Visitor Center for a 2.5 mile loop so bring water and wear appropriate shoes.
2 p.m. Trees and Tee's - Paint your own Tee-Shirt. Meet at the Mt. Jefferson State Park picnic area to make your very own shirt design using leaves and fabric medium. Tee-shirts will be provided as long as supplies last.
4 p.m. Pinto Bean Supper, Bake Sale and Silent Auction sponsored by the Grace Community Church of Fleetwood. The menu includes: pinto beans, slaw, macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, corn bread, tea and dessert. The cost is $6 a plate. The event will be held at the Fleetwood Fire Department. All proceeds will go toward the building of a new church. Donations will be accepted and appreciated. For more information, call Jim Wood at 620-260, Kirk Houck at 877-0250, or Steve Brown at 877-0405.
7:30 p.m. Tickling the Ivories sponsored by the Ashe County Arts Council at the Ashe Civic Center. The guest pianists include Michael Bell, Connie Hardison, Marc Hoffman, Bair Shagdaron, Betty Upchurch and David Wilson. The repertoire will include classical to traditional to sacred and secular music. Tickers are $12 adults and $5 students. For more information, call 336-846-2787.