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Old time fiddle and hammered dulcimer workshops offered by Ken Kolodner Clawhammer banjo workshops offered by Brad Kolodner Ken Kolodner is widely known as one of the foremost and most influential hammered dulcimer players in the U.S. and a fine old-time fiddler. Brad Kolodner has rapidly gained national recognition for his delicate touch and writing on the clawhammer and gourd banjo and banjola. Their 2011 release Otter Creek was the most played instrumental recording on The Folk Charts.
Frances Kegley Conference Room at the Bristol Public Library, 701 Goode Street, Bristol, VA 24201.
Mountain Empire Community College Center in Lee County. The address is 1542 West Morgan Avenue, Pennington Gap, VA 24277.
Castello Spannocchia, Tuscany, Italy
Shakti in the Mountains, 409 E Unaka, Johnson City, TN
Join Mary Finucane of First Tennessee Bank for a FREE seminar on creating a healthy relationship with your money. Learn how to build a nest egg, pay off debt, and plan for a vacation. Find out about investment opportunities, create a livable budget and understand financial lexicon. Mary gives you the tools to have a healthy relationship with money, so you can let go of a scarcity mindset. To register, contact Kim at: email@example.com. Men are welcome. shaktiinthemountains.com
You can learn the art of self-defense and survival through the Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D) course offered at the Northeast State Community College. The R.A.D. System is a comprehensive, women-only course that teaches awareness, prevention, risk reduction and risk avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands-on defense training. The course includes lecture, discussion and self-defense techniques, suitable for women of all ages and abilities. NSCC Elizabethton campus Feb-15, Feb-22, Feb-29 5:00-9:00pm NSCC Main campus March-13, March-20 , March-27 5:00-9:00pm The course is FREE to women ages 13 years and older. Registration is required. To register or learn more, contact course instructor Francis Canedo at 423.279.3694 or ffcanedo@NortheastState.edu.
Van Dyke Student Center, Board of Visitors Lounge
E&H students who have explored the world describe their experiences and the cultures they encountered. They share the personal and academic benefits of short-term travel for E&H courses, semesters abroad, and summer volunteer work. A question/answer period follows. This event is preceded by a study abroad fair from 6-7:30 pm.
Bank of America by Johnson City Mall
Protest against corporate greed. Banks got bailed out, we got sold out. For more information look this event up on Facebook.
Bristol Chamber of Commerce, 20 Volunteer Parkway, Bristol, TN
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area Elizabethton, Tennessee
Monthly workshop for shape note singing using William Walker's "The Christian Harmony" (1866). We meet every third Sunday ar the park, beginning at two o'clock. No experience is needed to learn and participate in learning to sing four part harmony ( a capella). Our website is www.oldfieldssingers.com My e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org