Calendar

Dec
10
Sun
Mountain Soul Music Festival @ Christ Episcopal Church
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm


Puddingstone Christmas Concert (Celtic and Folk) Hickory, NC will be performing. The Mountain Soul Music Festival will be held on every last Sunday of the month starting in April until December. Admission is free but donations are appreciated.

Dec
12
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Dec
19
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Dec 19 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Dec
22
Fri
Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse @ Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Robby Danison & Scott Mays Live
Friday, December 22nd
Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse
Music starts at 7pm 
Dec
24
Sun
Christmas Eve Candlelight & Communion Service @ Sparta Presbyterian Church
Dec 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sparta Presbyterian Church will provide a special Christmas Eve candlelight and communion service at 6:00 pm on Sunday, December 24. All are welcome.

Dec
26
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Dec 26 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jan
26
Fri
Live Music at Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse @ Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm
Feb
1
Thu
Rotary: Tim Stamper @ Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
Feb 1 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Tim Stamper – speaking on his recent travels

Alleghany County Republican Party Meeting @ VFW Post 7034
Feb 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Alleghany Co. Republican Party will hold its monthly meeting on Thurs., Feb 1 at 6 pm. Located at the VFW Post 7034, Hwy 21 S. in Sparta. Meals are $10 each. Our guest speakers are Representative Sara Stevens & challenger Allen Poindexter for the N.C House of Representative seat..
Those planning to attend are asked to contact Diana Hubbard @ 336-363-9598 or Susan Murphy @ 336-657-1887.
Feb
5
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Feb 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Feb
6
Tue
Studio Redwood Art Class! @ Studio Redwood
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Create a beautiful canvas with Vintage Paper Flowers (that you make!) and Heart Design.
Feb
8
Thu
Rotary: Chad Beasley & Brent Long @ Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
Feb 8 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Mr. Chad Beasley and Mr. Brent Long – Alleghany Co Superintendent and Asst. Superintendent

Studio Redwood: Heart Collage Class @ Studio Redwood
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Heart Collage Class. Mixed Media using various papers, ink, stamps, stencils & paint.
Bring own beverage, all supplies & dessert furnished. Each class $35.
Deadline to register for each class Jan. 26th.
Class sizes limited to 10 spaces.
Withdrawal/Cancellation policy: In case of student withdrawal, tuition less 20% is refundable up to two weeks prior to class.
Feb
12
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Feb 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Feb
15
Thu
Rotary: Tony League @ Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
Feb 15 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am

Tony League – Veterans Memorial Brick Program

Feb
16
Fri
Music on Main Winter Edition! @ Mustard Seed Cafe
Feb 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Come to Sparta to enjoy FREE live music the 3rd Friday of each month! February will be featuring the band Urban Soil.

Feb
19
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Feb 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Feb
20
Tue
WCC- Alleghany Center: Photography @ Wilkes Community College Alleghany Center
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm
Feb
22
Thu
Rotary: Mayor Wes Brinegar @ Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
Feb 22 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Feb
26
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Feb 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Mar
5
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Mar 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Mar
12
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Mar 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Mar
15
Thu
Glade Creek Art Reception @ Blue Ridge Business Development Center
Mar 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Mar
16
Fri
Music on Main: Winter Series @ Mustard Seed Cafe
Mar 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Main Street Pizzeria @ Main Street Pizzeria & Tap House
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm
Mar
17
Sat
Main Street Pizzeria @ Main Street Pizzeria & Tap House
Mar 17 all-day

 

Get your green on!

6th Annual Alleghany Special Olympics Polar Plunge @ Alleghany Wellness Center
Mar 17 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Fun filled day with lots of laughs, good food, and musical entertainment!

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration @ St. Frances of Rome Catholic Church
Mar 17 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Fellowship and fun!

Mar
19
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Mar 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Open Mic Night
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Third Thursday Night of Each Month – 7:00 pm-8:30 pm –‘Open Mic Night’  (Writers are invited to share their original writing with those attending.)  This event takes place the third Thursday night of each month.

Mar
26
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Mar 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Mar
28
Wed
Sparta Plays: The Un Princess @ Sparta School Cafeteria
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Mar
29
Thu
Sparta Presbyterian Church: Maundy Thursday Service @ Sparta Presbyterian Church
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sparta Presbyterian Church will have a Maundy Thursday Service, with Communion, at 6:00 pm on March 29. All are welcome.

Mar
30
Fri
Whitehead Community Building: Spring Fundraiser @ Whitehead Community Building
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Whitehead Community Building in Whitehead will be having their Annual Spring Fundraiser on Friday, March 30th starting at 5 PM. There will be hot dogs, hanburgers, chips, drinks & desserts available for purchase. At 6 PM there will be Bluegrass music, auction & cake walk. At 8 PM there will be a quilt raffle.

All proceeds will go to the Alleghany County Rescue Squad.

Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse: Invaders @ Main Street Pizzeria & Taphouse
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Call for more information

Mar
31
Sat
Make it Take it: ‘Collages with Shelly Williams’ @ Alleghany County Library
Mar 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call for more information

Apr
2
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Apr
5
Thu
Alleghany County Library Hometown & Heritage: Kay Bodeen @ Alleghany County Libray
Apr 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Studio Redwood: Water Color Class @ Studio Redwood
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Water Color Class!

Landscape, Soft Washes, Negative Painting.

Thurs., April 5, 6p.-8p.

All Supplies and Dessert Furnished $35.

Deadline to Register, April 2

Apr
9
Mon
Empty Bowls @ Sparta United Methodist Church
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm


Date: April 9 from 11-2p

Place: Sparta United Methodist Church

Cost: $30 per ticket

 

Four varieties of soup with vegan and gluten free offered  (kinds of soup to be determined)

Tickets available at the Chamber of Commerce and another location (not yet determined)

Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573
Wilkes Community College: American Sign Language @ Wilkes Community College Alleghany Center
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
10
Tue
Wilkes Community College: Photo Editing @ Wilkes Community College Alleghany Center
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apr
11
Wed
ASTA Monthly Meeting @ BDC
Apr 11 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

Friends of ASTA,

Please join us for our monthly meeting this Wednesday, April 11 @5:15pm at the BDC, 115 Atwood Street.

We will discuss our upcoming Trail Marking Celebration on May 12. Come help us in make this event a great one. Good weather is just around the corner and ASTA is ready to go!

Apr
12
Thu
Rotary: Mike James, County Manager @ Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium
Apr 12 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
The Club meets every
Thursday at 7 am in the
Alleghany Memorial Hospital Solarium for a buffet breakfast and program. Visitors are welcome.
Apr
14
Sat
Make it Take it: TYPOGRAPHY with Lisa Underwood @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call for more information.

Alleghany Writers Presents Ron Houchin @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An Afternoon of Appalachian Poetry and Stories featuring Poet and Author Poetry Ron Houchin and the writers and poets of Alleghany .  (Books available for sale and signing.  Program is free and open to the public.)

An Afternoon of Poetry & Stories with Ron Houchin @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Award-winning poet & author Ron Houchin reads from his current works, followed by discussion on Appalachian literature and mountain culture, Saturday, April 14, 2018, 3 p.m. Books available for sale and signing.

Readings by local students and adults at 5 p.m. Duncan Meeting Room, Alleghany County Library, 115 Atwood St., Sparta, N.C. The program is free and open to the public. Donations appreciated. Organized by the Alleghany Writers creative writing group, Houchin’s visit is funded through a grant from the North Carolina Arts Council administered by the Arts Guild of Alleghany. For more information contact Ginger Collins, 770-309-3611 Email:

ALLWRITE2017@gmail.com

Sparta Presbyterian Church: Suzanne Zak @ Sparta Presbyterian Church
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Suzanne Zak to Perform at Sparta Presbyterian Church

April 14, 2018, 7:00 pm

 

Suzanne-Zak

Suzanne Zak, a pianist and music educator, will present a concert on Saturday, April 14, at

7:00 pm at Sparta Presbyterian Church. Suzanne received her doctorate in Music and Music Education at Columbia University in 2015. As an educator, Suzanne specializes in higher education, music e-learning, teaching online music at Adelphi University in New York and Montgomery County Community College in Pennsylvania. The concert will feature works of Sergei Rachmaninoff and George Gershwin.

 

The concert is free but donations will be accepted to benefit a community organization. Everyone is welcome.

Apr
16
Mon
Alleghany Library: Game Day! @ Alleghany County Library
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
The Alleghany County Library is looking for youth 12 years old and older to participate in Game Day (note attachment).  Game Day will be held on Mondays from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Youth must be picked up by a parent by 5:30 pm and a permission sheet must be signed by the parent, which will also include foods that the youth might be allergic to.  Light refreshments will be served at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to sign your young person up, contact the Alleghany County Library at 336-372-5573