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Today is May 26, 2016 - Erwin, TN 37650  

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Thursday, May 26th, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - Storyteller and actress Dolores Hydock fills the stage with a swirl of characters in her funny, affectionate stories about family fireworks, true love, turnip greens, and other peculiarities of everyday life.

    In addition to her personal stories, her award-winning adaptations of medieval adventures, literary classics, and oral histories make literature and history come alive for 21st century story lovers. Hydock’s original, one-person plays have been featured at the Terrific New Theatre in Birmingham, and she is a frequent guest artist for the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Alabama Humanities Foundation.

    “Dolores’ stories are funny and touching, smart and insightful, personal and universal.” – The Birmingham News


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | 3:00pm - 5:00pm | Celebration, celebration, end of school, block party, Carver Recreation Center, grades K-12
    - Hey Kids! Join Carver to celebrate your school success! We will have outdoor games, music, field events, and Carver's famous hotdogs and hamburgers with all the fixins!
    Carver Recreation Center
    322 W. Watauga Ave. Johnson City TN 37604
    Herb Greenlee 423.461.8830 hgreenlee@johnsoncitytn.org
  • | 6:00pm - 7:00pm | Military, honor, veterans, serving, military, Carver Recreation Center, Thomas S. Wade,
    - Please join us as we honor Thomas S. Wade a Carver community veteran and others who have served our country. Refreshments will be served.
     
           
    Herb Greenlee 423.461.8830 hgreenlee@johnsoncitytn.org
  • - To encourage the public to adopt a healthier diet and lifestyle, this day celebrates the health, taste and convenience benefits of fruits & vegetables.
     
           

Friday, May 27th, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - Storyteller and actress Dolores Hydock fills the stage with a swirl of characters in her funny, affectionate stories about family fireworks, true love, turnip greens, and other peculiarities of everyday life.

    In addition to her personal stories, her award-winning adaptations of medieval adventures, literary classics, and oral histories make literature and history come alive for 21st century story lovers. Hydock’s original, one-person plays have been featured at the Terrific New Theatre in Birmingham, and she is a frequent guest artist for the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Alabama Humanities Foundation.

    “Dolores’ stories are funny and touching, smart and insightful, personal and universal.” – The Birmingham News


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | NATL - Historical
    - On the opening day in 1937, approximately 200,000 people crossed San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.
     
           

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - Storyteller and actress Dolores Hydock fills the stage with a swirl of characters in her funny, affectionate stories about family fireworks, true love, turnip greens, and other peculiarities of everyday life.

    In addition to her personal stories, her award-winning adaptations of medieval adventures, literary classics, and oral histories make literature and history come alive for 21st century story lovers. Hydock’s original, one-person plays have been featured at the Terrific New Theatre in Birmingham, and she is a frequent guest artist for the Birmingham Museum of Art and the Alabama Humanities Foundation.

    “Dolores’ stories are funny and touching, smart and insightful, personal and universal.” – The Birmingham News


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | 4:00pm - 5:30pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - From unknown wrestlers and tap dancers to the biggest names in show business, the thousands of performers who entertained our far-flung troops during World War II were part of a hilarious and inspiring story of volunteerism and service. Storyteller Dolores Hydock shares stories, pictures, and video excerpts from many of the lesser-known entertainers who brought music, laughter, and a touch of the familiar to US military personnel in the 1940s.

    –Includes a special preview from the Jonesborough Repertory Theater’s annual USO Show.

    Admission $10. Reservations Recommended
    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - On this date in 1961, this Nobel Prize- winning human rights organization was founded by London lawyer Peter Benenson after he read about two Portuguese students arrested for drinking a toast to freedom.
    A global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally and are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. For information go to http://www.amnesty.org.
     
           

Sunday, May 29th, 2016

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Founded on this day in 1892 by naturalist John Muir, promoting conservation of the natural environment by influencing public policy. It is especially important in the founding and protection of our national parks.
     
           
  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - The Indianapolis 500 is an automobile race held annually at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana, an enclave suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana. The event is held over Memorial Day weekend, which is typically the last weekend in May.
     
           

Monday, May 30th, 2016

  • | NATL - National Holidays, National Holidays, Patriotic, US Military
    - Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, holding family gatherings and participating in parades. Unofficially, at least, it marks the beginning of summer.
     
           
  • | NATL - Public Interest, Win, Cash, Lucky, Address, Number
    - On the 30th day of January, March, May, July, September, and November we are giving $30 to 30 Lucky Number winners. Check out TownPlanner.com at Noon Eastern Time for the winning numbers! The first 30 people to claim their address wins $30 each. Over $5,000 given away to Lucky Number winners in 2016.
     
           

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - A musician and storyteller since the early 1980s, Willy Claflin tells original and traditional stories, and is the speaking-mouth-person for Maynard Moose, the only quadruped on the storytelling circuit. He also sings traditional ballads from the British Isles and Appalachia, blues, and his own original tunes.

    Claflin has authored multiple award-winning recordings and has performed across the globe, including at the International Storytelling Festival in Ireland. He is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.

    “Claflin’s performances reflect an astute ear for the incongruous and a blithe love of the absurd. This is an irreverent folkie who kicks the stuffing out of museum pieces.” – The Boston Phoenix


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - A musician and storyteller since the early 1980s, Willy Claflin tells original and traditional stories, and is the speaking-mouth-person for Maynard Moose, the only quadruped on the storytelling circuit. He also sings traditional ballads from the British Isles and Appalachia, blues, and his own original tunes.

    Claflin has authored multiple award-winning recordings and has performed across the globe, including at the International Storytelling Festival in Ireland. He is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.

    “Claflin’s performances reflect an astute ear for the incongruous and a blithe love of the absurd. This is an irreverent folkie who kicks the stuffing out of museum pieces.” – The Boston Phoenix


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | NATL - Seasonal
    - June 1-30. The ASPCA sponsors this important observance to promote adopting cats from local shelters. For information visit http://www.spca.org
     
           
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - On this date in 2009, the 100-year-old automaker filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. In response the US federal government invested $57 billion in the company, making the US Treasury GM's majority shareholder, owning a 60 percent stake.
     
           

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - A musician and storyteller since the early 1980s, Willy Claflin tells original and traditional stories, and is the speaking-mouth-person for Maynard Moose, the only quadruped on the storytelling circuit. He also sings traditional ballads from the British Isles and Appalachia, blues, and his own original tunes.

    Claflin has authored multiple award-winning recordings and has performed across the globe, including at the International Storytelling Festival in Ireland. He is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.

    “Claflin’s performances reflect an astute ear for the incongruous and a blithe love of the absurd. This is an irreverent folkie who kicks the stuffing out of museum pieces.” – The Boston Phoenix


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net

Friday, June 3rd, 2016

  • | 12:00pm - 9:00pm | Sports and Recreation, swimming, diving, bike riding, kids triathlon, race, Johnson City, TN
    - Johnson City Parks and Recreation will offer a special discounted price for the Dive, Ride & Stride Kids Triathlon scheduled for Aug 20. A ONE-DAY FLASH SALE on June 3 from noon-9 p.m. at Memorial Park Community Center will give participants a price of $15/child registration fee. Don't miss this sale!
    Memorial Park Community Center
    510 Bert St. Johnson City TN 37601
    Kelly Finney 423.434.5749 kfinney@johnsoncitytn.org
  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - A musician and storyteller since the early 1980s, Willy Claflin tells original and traditional stories, and is the speaking-mouth-person for Maynard Moose, the only quadruped on the storytelling circuit. He also sings traditional ballads from the British Isles and Appalachia, blues, and his own original tunes.

    Claflin has authored multiple award-winning recordings and has performed across the globe, including at the International Storytelling Festival in Ireland. He is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.

    “Claflin’s performances reflect an astute ear for the incongruous and a blithe love of the absurd. This is an irreverent folkie who kicks the stuffing out of museum pieces.” – The Boston Phoenix


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Founded in 1938 by the Salvation Army for fundraising during the Great Depression. During WWI, doughnuts were served to doughboys by the Salvation Army. This day now celebrates the donut itself annually the first Friday in June. For information visit donutdayusa.com
     
           

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

  • | 10:30am - 11:30am | Kids, Storytelling
    - Willy Claflin lends a hand -literally- to puppets Maynard Moose and Gorf the Frog for this fractured fairy tale extravaganza.

    Admission $5 (All Seats)
    Recommended for Children 6-10
    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | 2:00pm - 3:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Storytelling
    - A musician and storyteller since the early 1980s, Willy Claflin tells original and traditional stories, and is the speaking-mouth-person for Maynard Moose, the only quadruped on the storytelling circuit. He also sings traditional ballads from the British Isles and Appalachia, blues, and his own original tunes.

    Claflin has authored multiple award-winning recordings and has performed across the globe, including at the International Storytelling Festival in Ireland. He is an NSN ORACLE Circle of Excellence award recipient.

    “Claflin’s performances reflect an astute ear for the incongruous and a blithe love of the absurd. This is an irreverent folkie who kicks the stuffing out of museum pieces.” – The Boston Phoenix


    Cost: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors, students, and children under 18

    International Storytelling Center
    100 W. Main Street Jonesborough TN 37659
    Customer Service 18009528392 customerservice@storytellingcenter.net
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters New Moon phase at 11PM, EDT.
     
           
  • | NATL - Historical
    - World War II naval battle, fought almost entirely with aircraft, in which the United States destroyed Japan’s first-line carrier strength and most of its best trained naval pilots. Together with the Battle of Guadalcanal, the Battle of Midway ended the threat of further Japanese invasion in the Pacific.
     
           

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