Tri-Cities TN/VA: Scattered clouds, 64.4 °F
Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN, and Vardy Community Historical Society Museum, Vardy, TN
For over two centuries, the mysterious people known as Melungeons have been a part of Appalachian folklore. They’ve also presented a puzzle for researchers and families with connections to the group. “Claiming Kin: Mapping Melungeons and Related Groups” is the theme of the 14th annual gathering of the Melungeon Heritage Association. MHA, researchers, and interested individuals will meet on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee and in Vardy, Tennessee on June 23 through 26.
Johnson City Public Library Jones Meeting Center 100 West Millard St. Johnson City, TN Corner of Roan & Millard St.
Open to the public: Educational Forum on Passive Solar Design, Solar Thermal, and Solar Electric (Photovoltaics-PV) Information on incentives for renewable energy systems such as: Federal Tax Credits, Utility Rebate Program, Solar Installation Grants. Sponsored by LightWave Solar Electric LLC, & Rothe Architecture/Land Planner Visit www.LightWaveSolar.com to learn more about Solar Day 2010 events in Tennessee. Call (423) 737-0151 for additional event details