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Wednesday June 22nd

Book talks in the library: Do you miss chatting about books with the library staff? 6 p.m. Waynesville.

Churchwide Ice Cream Social FH: 5:30-7:00 p.m. Canton First Baptist Church, 208 Academy St. Canton, NC. www.canton-fbc.org.

Get to Know Enka-Candler” Series Presents “Get to Know Sand Hill Kitchen: 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Your Meet Enka-Candler program series is the place to meet and say hello to the talented, smart, creative, and experienced people in the Enka-Candler community. 4-5 p.m. Library, Enka. www.buncombecounty.org.

Glass Bead Making (aka Lampworking) Demo: Stop by and see how glass beads are made using the traditional lampwork technique. 11:30am-1:30pm Crea828, 1283 Asheville Rd. Waynesville. cre828.com.

Greenies Wednesday Garden Club: Learn about plants and gardening in this hands-on monthly Greenies Garden Club meeting for adults with disabilities. 11-11:59 am Canton Library, 11 Pennsylvania Avenue. Canton. www.haywoodlibrary.org.

Healthy soil for a healthy garden: Sam Marshall, Extension Agriculture and Horticulture Agent, will discuss the components of soil – life in soil, soil nutrition, soil samples and how to read a soil test report. 2-3 p.m. Waynesville Auditorium, Waynesville.

Mother Goose Storytime: This story time focuses on rhymes, songs and simple stories to encourage early literacy. Target age 0-2. All storytelling sessions are held outdoors weather permitting, so bring a blanket to sit on. 10:30-11:00 a.m. Waynesville Library, 678 S. Haywood Street. Waynesville. www.haywoodlibrary.org.

Rehearsal for the church choir: 7-8:30 p.m. Canton First Baptist Church, 208 Academy St. Canton. www.canton-fbc.org.

Summer Ice Cream Social: The Summer Ice Cream Social is back. Starting June 1st, $1 Sundae will be available every Wednesday at the UC Lawn. If it rains they are on the 2nd floor of UC. It’s cash only. 2-4 p.m. UC Lawn, Cullowhee, NC. wcu.campuslabs.com.

Toddler Story Time: 10:30 – 11:15 Join them for a fun and interactive story designed for children aged 18 months – 3 years. Location: Enka-Candler Library – 1404 Sandhill Rd. 10:30-11:15 am Library, Enka. www.buncombecounty.org.

Wired Wednesday: Sign up for personal technology support. Staff is available by appointment only to assist with the use of computers, smartphones and tablets. 3-5 p.m. Canton Branch Library, Canton.

Thursday, 23.6

Blue Ridge Mountain Quilters Guild Mtgs Community Hall: Fellowship Hall & Goodson Class 5:30-8:30 Canton First Baptist Church, 208 Academy St. Canton. www.canton-fbc.org.

Cantonal Municipal Council: The regularly scheduled dates for the Mayor and Advisory Council meetings are on the second and fourth Thursdays at the new City Hall location at 85 Summer Street, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in Canton.

Law of Attraction – LOA, Second and Fourth Thursdays: The meeting now takes place every second and fourth Thursday of the month from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Call Kim May for directions: 828-734-0305. creativethoughtcenter.org.

Move & Groove Storytime: Move & Groove is an exciting, interactive music and movement story, ideal for children from 2 to 6 years. This program takes place every Thursday from 10:30am to 11:00am at the Canton Branch Library. Canton Branch Library, 11 Pennsylvania Ave. Canton. www.haywoodlibrary.org.

Smathers Farmers & Public Market: Smather’s Farmers & Public Market aims not only to offer local goods, but also to serve as a social meeting place in the heart of Papertown. 3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Hauptstr. 118 Canton.

Friday June 24th

Thunder 2022 at the Smokies Summer Motorcycle Rally: June 24 – June 26 Thunder in the Smokies Summer Motorcycle Rally – Largest and oldest rally in Maggie Valley. Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-3pm Festival Grounds, 3374 Soco Road. Maggie Valley. maggievalleync.gov.

Chess 101: Challenge and improve your chess skills with chess teacher Bruce Goodwin. Basic knowledge of chess moves is desirable. This program is ideal for children aged 8+. No registration is required. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Canton Branch Library, 11 Pennsylvania Ave. Canton. www.haywoodlibrary.org.

Indian Conference: The 2021 Lake Junaluska Indian Conference will address the theme of Healing the Sacred Hoop. JoAnn Chavis Lowery is the keynote speaker, Dr. David Lowry the Bible study director, Dr. Lambuth Inn at Lake Junaluska, Lake Junaluska. www.lakejunaluska.com.

Quilt art by the Shady Ladies: Quilt Art by the Shady Ladies, a popular Haywood County event, returns June 24-26 at the Folkmoot Center in Waynesville. Quilt Art by the Shady Ladies is open to the public from 10am to 5pm. 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Folkmoot Center in Waynesville.

Rewind house band: Concerts on the Creek’s 13th annual season continues when they welcome The Rewind House Band to the Bridge Park stage in Sylva. 7-9 p.m. Webster. www.facebook.com.

Sand Dollar Painting: Explore your creativity and create a unique piece of art on a sand dollar. Sand dollars are a flat type of sea urchin that regularly wash ashore and can be painted to make awesome jewelry. 1-2 p.m. Waynesville Branch Library, Waynesville.

Steel Magnolias: 2-4 p.m. Hart Theater, 250 Pigeon St. Waynesville. visitncsmokies.com.

Movie nights in summer: Join them for summer movies. There’s popcorn and drinks. Be sure to visit their social media for updates, Facebook or Instagram. 7-9pm UC Theatre, Cullowhee. wcu.campuslabs.com.

Thunder at the Smokies Motorcycle Rally: Tour rides, vendors, bike show, bike games, prizes, concerts, fire dancers, the latest bikes and products on display, worship and more…$20. 11am-11pm Maggie Valley Festival Grounds, 3422 Soco Road. Maggie Valley. www.thunderinthesmokies.com.

Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park: The Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park will be open to the public beginning June 24 on Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park, Waynesville.

Saturday June 25th

Thunder 2022 at the Smokies Summer Motorcycle Rally: June 24 – June 26 Thunder in the Smokies Summer Motorcycle Rally – Largest and oldest rally in the Maggie Valley. Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-3pm Festival Grounds, 3374 Soco Road. Maggie Valley. maggievalleync.gov.

Author event for Lisa Waggoner: Asheville-based Lisa Wagoner is a pagan priestess and blogger for the Patheos Pagan channel and manager of the metaphysical Shops Of Wand & Earth. 1-3 p.m. Blue Ridge Books, Waynesville.

Fur’s 5th fundraiser “Wet your Whiskers”: The fundraiser will be held on Saturday, June 25 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Wells Event Center in downtown Waynesville. 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Wells Event Center, Waynesville. www.furofwnc.org.

Haywood Baptist Church Auto Show: The Hazelwood Baptist Church will host a car show. Entry by car is at 9:25 am. The show starts from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Entry fee is $20. If interested please contact Rusty Moore at (828) 452-3265. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Haywood Baptist Church, 265 Hazelwood Ave. Waynesville.

Steel Magnolias: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Hart Theater, 250 Pigeon Street. Waynesville. visitncsmokies.com.

Haywood’s Historic Farmers’ Market: Find local produce, eggs, meat, baked goods, honey, plants, flowers, natural products, traditional crafts and more in a festive setting. 9am-12pm Haywood’s Historic Farmers Market, 250 Pigeon Street. Waynesville.

Introduction to Weaving: Kids Camp: Students explore the journey of wool, from sheep to woven fabric. The workshop takes place at the picturesque fiber farm Delle Donne Farm in Leicester. 10am-2pm Delle Donne Farm, 34 Little Bo Lane. leicester www.artwithgolda.com.

Introduction to weaving for children: Art with Golda: On a picturesque fiber farm in Leicester, students are introduced to the art of weaving. The journey of wool from sheep to fabric is explored. 11am-2pm Delle Donne Farm, 34 Little Bo Lane. leicester www.artwithgolda.com.

Kansas: 7:30 p.m. Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center, 777 Casino Dr. Cherokee.

Indian Conference: The 2021 Lake Junaluska Indian Conference will address the theme of Healing the Sacred Hoop. JoAnn Chavis Lowery is the keynote speaker, Dr. David Lowry the Bible study director, Dr. Lambuth Inn at Lake Junaluska, Lake Junaluska. www.lakejunaluska.com.

Quilt art by the Shady Ladies: Quilt Art by the Shady Ladies, a popular Haywood County event, returns June 24-26 at the Folkmoot Center in Waynesville. Quilt Art by the Shady Ladies is open to the public from 10am to 5pm. 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Folkmoot Center in Waynesville.

Salsa Dance Party and Classes: Cost: $10-20. Learn to dance salsa tonight at Canton’s Dance Club. Beginner courses start at 8pm, Intermediate courses start at 9pm. There is a ballroom dance from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. 8:00pm-2:00am Dance Club Tonight, 61 1/2 Main St. Canton.

Second Annual Summer Stun: Welcome to the second annual Summer Daze Market. With a wide range of craft vendors, bouncy castles, gelly ball, music and food truck. 10am-4pm Soul Sisters Markets, 758 Crabtree Rd. Waynesville.

Small animal sale: Delivery of the animals from 9.00 a.m. The auction starts at 2 p.m. 2:00 p.m. WNC Regional Livestock Center, Canton. facebook.com.

Steel Magnolias: 7-9 p.m. Hart Theatre, 250 Pigeon St. Waynesville. visitncsmokies.com.

Summer Mountain Street Dances: The Haywood Rambler String Band will open the Summer Street Dance series on June 24th with the J Creek Cloggers. The Darren Nicholson Band will lead a Summer Mountain Street Dance on July 8th from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Main Street in front of the historic Waynesville Courthouse.

Thunder at the Smokies Motorcycle Rally: Tour rides, dealers, bike show, bike games, awards, concerts, fire dancers, the latest bikes and products on display, worship and more at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. $20. 09:00-23:00 Maggie Valley Festival Grounds, 3422 Soco Road. Maggie Valley, NC. www.thunderinthesmokies.com.

Waynesville Fiber Friends: A social gathering for fiber artists of all kinds – crochet, knit, cross stitch, weave, felt, etc. 10am Panacea Coffee House, Waynesville.

Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park: The Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park will be open to the public beginning June 24 on Fridays from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Waynesville Recreation Center Water Park, Waynesville.

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