Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts at the McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington School will be accepting registrations for all ages now through August 13, for its fall visual & performing arts classes that will begin August 20 and continue through November, 2016.
The fall series will include nearly 40 classes and workshops as part of the growing arts program in Jonesborough. Due to popularity and high demand, a maximum number of students have been placed in numerous classes to ensure the faculty are able to provide the individual attention Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts is known for.
Early registration secures a spot in classes as well as a $10 discount through August 13. Individual class costs vary. A Fall Expo will be held at the McKinney Center on August 13 form 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This will be an opportunity for the public to see what the spring classes have to offer. Teachers will be present for questions and demonstrations. Light refreshments will also be served. The last day to register for classes is January 20.
To register, or for additional information, contact McKinney Center Director Theresa Hammons at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 423-753-0562. A full class schedule will also be available at http://www.jonesboroughtn.org/images/MBM_Fall2016_8.pdf.
The Friends of Roan Mountain are sponsoring a kid’s outdoor nature day called the Xtreme Roan Adventures on Saturday – July 30 – at Roan Mountain State Park
It is going to be a great outdoor exploration day for kids. There are twenty-one outdoor Adventures and Activities for children ages 3 to 15 years of age. Parents are required to accompany their children on these Adventures.
The Adventures start at 9:00 a.m. and go until mid afternoon.
You can pre-register by going to Xtreme Roan Adventures .org or you can register onSaturday (July 30) at the Roan Mountain State Park amphitheater.
For complete schedule and registration information visit the website: XtremeRoanAdventures.org
Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts is excited to kick off another fall semester with its Fall Expo on August 13, 10am – 2pm, at the McKinney Center at 103 Franklin Avenue in Jonesborough. This event is free and open to the public. Visitors will be able to tour the building and classrooms and get information on the fall classes. Class instructors will be conducting live demonstrations and will be on hand to answer your questions about specific classes.
The fall classes include Art Adventures, Creative Construction, and Homeschool Art-Time for grades K-5th grade, Young Potters, The Potter’s Wheel Series, Earthen Art, Hand-building with Clay, Studio Art, Watercolors, Charcoal Portraits, Adventures in Drawing, Bucket Drums, and The Radiant Musical Performer. Other class topics include, Mosaics, Printing, Beading, After School Drama, Drama classes for grades 1 – 12, Tap Dance, Hip Hop, and several workshops including, Glass Fusion, Painting, Digital Photography, Mosaics, Rhythm and Movement, and DIY Wedding Workshops. Light refreshments will be served.
For a full program and more information, visit http://www.jonesboroughtn.org/images/MBM_Fall2016_8.pdf or contact email@example.com or 423.753.0562
Friends In Need presents the upcoming dates and locations for Appalachian Miles for Smiles, the mobile dental unit that provides free dental services to individuals in need.
August 25-26: A two-day event in coordination with Providence Clinic in Kingsport. Patients will need to contact Providence Clinic to arrange an appointment.
September 10-11-Lee County Virginia RAM Event- Patients will need to be present to register and treated on a first come-first serve basis
September 22-23- In coordination with Sullivan Baptist Church in Kingsport -Appointments to be made by contacting the Church
October 7-Homeless Veterans Clinic in Johnson City-No openings available
October 14-15-RAM Event at Bristol Motor Speedway-Patients will need to be present to register and treated on a first come-first serve basis
October 20-In coordination with Crossroads Medical and Celebration Church in Kingsport-Patient appointments made by contacting Celebration Church
October 23-24-West Virginia RAM Event for Flood Victims-No local patient appointments available
For more information contact Bruce Sites at firstname.lastname@example.org