Carter Co. Animal Shelter Adoptathon, Sat. & Sun., Sept. 13 & 14, PetSense, Elizabethton. (Ingles shopping center) PetSense in Elizabethton is sponsoring an Adoptathon for some terrific pets from the Carter County Animal Shelter. ETSN will be there to provide spay-neuter vouchers, plus info about pet ownership responsibilities, pet behavior problems & solutions, and lots of other great stuff! 776 W. Elk Ave., Eliz.; 423-518-1055 Volunteers needed.
PADDLEBOARD FOR PETS, Sat., September 27, NOON,
Fish Springs Marina, Watauga Lake. We had a GREAT time at Paddleboard for Pets last year--
and this year will be even better! Come on out and bring your pup for a splashing good time!
Minimum donation of $10 covers human & canine life jackets, board, & paddles for 2; special family rates available. If you register early, you can get a discounted rate to practice before the races! Volunteers needed.
Entries are now
being accepted for the 6th Annual Fine Art in the Park held on the
International Storytelling Center grounds Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18 and 19.
nearly 50 artists located inside the International Storytelling Center and the
surrounding Storytelling Park, the juried and judged event accepts unique fine
arts and crafts from around the region.
works offered to the public by regional artisans in the past have included
eclectic pottery, woodwork created by hand, statement jewelry, inspirational
paintings, multipurpose textiles and much more as some artists exhibit their
craft through demonstrations during the festival.
popular aspect of Fine Art in the Park includes the tasting area complete with
wine samples, mouthwatering chocolates, tempting sauces and savory bread
samples complete with the area’s own marketplace where folks can sample before
ever popular Best of Show honor will be given amongst the regional artists that
includes $1,000, second place will be awarded $500 and third place $300. Two
Honorable Mention certificates will be awarded and one Best of Tasting
6th Annual Fine Art in the Park will take place Sat., Oct. 18 from
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 19 from noon to 5 p.m. For additional
information and to apply as an artist, visit www.jonesboroughtn.org or contact
McKinney Center Director Theresa Hammons at 423-753-0562, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Elizabethton/CarterCounty Animal Shelter is running a "Sweet Fixed 15" campaign. All spayed or neutered dogs and cats are only $15 to adopt. We have about 17 fixed dogs and cats right now. This is an effort to make space for incoming animals so that no healthy and social pet gets put down.
Unfixed dogs and cats are available for only $35 and this covers the surgery to be fixed.
We are at 135 Sycamore Shoals Drive, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Hours are 12-4p weekdays and 11-2p Saturday. Phone number is 423-547-6359. We are on Facebook at ElizabethtonCarterCountyAnimalShelter.
Robertson 2014 FABulousy Funny Tour Live at Memorial Park Community Center,
Johnson City, Tennessee. November 11th at 6:00pm is Veterans
November 12th at noon is Laughter is Medicine
Lunch (lunch will be provided). All tickets are $25.00, you can purchase
tickets now at Memorial Park Community Center or online at http://apm.activecommunities.com/jcparks