Ina Montgomery Memorial ~ July 6

A memorial and dedication service will be held Thursday, July 6, at 4 p.m. at McClintic Library. Through the efforts of Janice Hatfield, a flower and herb garden was established last year at the entrance...

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park Full Moon Hike ~ July 9

Cass Scenic Railroad State Park has monthly Full Moon Hikes scheduled for the summer months. This month’s will be held Sunday, July 9, beginning at 9 p.m. There is no charge, but the hike is limited...

Watoga State Park Mushroom Foray ~ July 22

A mushroom foray co-sponsored by Watoga State Park and the Pocahontas Nature Club will be held at Watoga State Park July 22. Saturday’s activities will commence with a presentation on edible mushrooms, and mushrooms...

Green Bank Observatory Star Quest XIV ~ July 19-22

The 14th annual Optical and radio Astronomy “Star Party” is set for July 19 – 22 at the Green Bank Observatory. The theme for 2017 is Solar ~ get informed and get ready for...

Treasure on the Mountain ~ August 5

This Treasure on the Mountain fundraiser event for Snowshoe Foundation is a month away, but now is the time to buy your tickets. What’s better than winning big? Winning big and helping the communities surrounding...

GBO SETI Tour ~ July 7, 14, 21 and 28

The three-hour SETI Tour at the Green Bank Observatory celebrates the observatory’s Search for ExtraTerrestrial Intelligence. Participants begin with an exclusive presentation right in the control room of the historic 85-1 Telescope where the...

USA Cycling Mountain Bike National Championships ~ July 17

Some of the country’s best mountain bikers will meet one of the most epic courses in the East during this year’s championship ride at Snowshoe Mountain. Riders of all ages will take on Cheat...