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Ed Dabney Western Dressage Clinic April 12-14 at SunCatcher Farm, Green Creek, N.C. Contact: Diane Cotter 828-2730003. Pacolet Area Conservancy (PAC) Hike at Table Rock State Park. A 6-mile, moderate/ strenuous out and back hike to Bald Rock Overlook, $2 park fee. Contact PAC at 828-859-5060 or landprotection@pacolet,org, or visit the website, www.pacolet. org, for more information. Saluda Center Friday events: chair exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Trash Train, 10 a.m.; NA Meeting, 8 p.m. For more activities, email or visit The Meeting Place Senior Center Friday activities include movie matinee or drumming at 10 a.m. (every third Friday) and bingo or movie at 12:30 p.m. 828-894-0001. Free Saluda architecture workshop A free workshop will be held on “The Saluda Style” of architecture on April 12 at 10:30 a.m. upstairs at the Saluda Library. PCHS varsity softball at Madison, Friday, April 12, 4 p.m. Polk girls soccer at Thomas Jefferson, JV at 5 p.m. / Varsity at 7 p.m. American Legion Post 250 weekly bingo games, Fridays, 7

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p.m., 43 Depot St., Tryon. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Smoke-free. PCHS varsity baseball at Madison Friday, April 12, 6 p.m. Narcotics Anon. Friday, April 12, 8 p.m.


The Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) horse trials April 12-14. Info: Margo Savage at redgate@windstream. net or KC Betzel at betzelfarm@ For FENCE call 828-859-9021 or visit www. Liberty UMC yard and bake sale Liberty UMC will hold a spring yard and bake sale on April 13 from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. The church is in the Gowensville community and is located at 4276 Highway 414, just a 1/4 mile off of Highway 14. Democratic Party Annual County Convention will be held on Saturday, April 13 at the Steps to Hope Community Room in Columbus. (please use the entrance across for the post office) A free full pancake breakfast will begin at 9 a.m. and the convention meeting will start at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome. 828-894-3219. Green Creek Community Center Zumba class, Saturdays, 9 a.m. Grassroots Art Project holds art classes to benefit Lennie’s Fund and the Humane Society, Saturdays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. There is no fee for the class and all materials will be provided. Classes are held at the Holy Cross Episcopal Church on Melrose Ave. in Tryon. Call 828-899-0673 for more information. Green Blades Garden Club Tour of Homes will be held Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at PJs Fashions, Expressions Florist in Landrum, Down to Earth Garden Center, The Garden Patch, the Flower Cottage and Kathleen’s in Saluda. For more information, call 828-859-2048. Holy Cross spring sale Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Parish Hall. All profits go to Holy Cross outreach projects. Info: 828-859-9741. Kindermusik classes be-

Friday, April 12, 2013




Moon Phase

Today: Partly cloudy, with 20 percent chance of rain. High 77, low 46. Saturday: Sunny, with no chance of rain. High 73, low 45.

Partly cloudy


Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with no chance of rain. High 76, low 53. Monday: Isolated thunderstorms, with 30 percent chance of rain. High 71, low 58. Wednesday’s weather was: High 84, low 62, no rain.

gin Saturday, April 6 through Saturday, May 4 at Tryon Fine Arts Center. The “Family Time” curriculum is geared towards preschool children and families. Call 828-859-8322 or visit www. House of Flags Museum Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 33 Gibson Street, Columbus. Polk County Historical Association Museum, open Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., 60 Walker St., Columbus, lower level. Free. Spring Migration of Songbirds, The Pacolet Area Conservancy’s (PAC) land protection specialist, Pam Torlina, will be presenting “Spring Migration of Songbirds through the Southeast” at the Anne Elizabeth Suratt Nature Center at Walnut Creek Preserve (WCP) at 10:30 a.m. A bird hike will be offered before the presentation. Meet at WCP nature center at 8:30 a.m. Bring binoculars. Info: 828-859-5060,, or visit Child abuse awareness day, The Polk County Sheriff’s Office will host the first Child Abuse Awareness Day at the recreation center next to Polk County Middle School. Second Saturday Gallery Trots, invite art enthusiasts to peruse through the town’s various art galleries and shops where local, regional and national artists will be featured from 5-8 p.m. The evenings will also include live entertainment and refreshments. The Sculpture of Stoney Lamar, “A Sense of Balance: The

Sculpture of Stoney Lamar” at Asheville Art Museum; opening reception on Saturday, April 13 from 5 - 7 p.m. The exhibit runs from April 12 – Sept. 1. TRHC Equine Art Show Reception, April 13 TRHC Equine Art Show Reception at Tryon Fine Arts Center. Contact: Kim Nelson 828-817-3783 Lecture by Austin Brown, Sat, April 13, 7 p.m., on Steeplechase History at Tryon Fine Arts Center, Tryon. Contact: events@


Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) horse trials, April 12-14. Info: Margo Savage at or KC Betzel at For FENCE call 828859-9021 or visit Slow Food potluck gathering at the historic Melrose Inn in Tryon on Sunday, April 14, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Guests will learn about upcoming Slow Food Foothills events and will be offered a chance to volunteer at our Gigi Dover fundraiser in May. Please RSVP to info@slowfoodfoothills. org.


Polk County Mobile Recycling Unit, Mondays, Harmon Field/Tryon, 7 a.m. - noon. Saluda Center, Mondays, chair exercise, 9:30 a.m.; line dance, 12:30 p.m.; Saluda Duplicate Bridge, 1:30 p.m. 828-7499245. For more activities, email (Continued on page 31)

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