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THIS WEEK'S EVENTS
May 22 - 29, 2017

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THE COMMUNITY STAGE

Friday, May 26 at 6:30 pm
The Marshall Depot
282 S. Main St.

Appearing this week (via the Depot on facebook ):
The Marshall Depot, May 26, 2017, MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND The Depot is pleased to announce the following schedule. 6:30 Jackie Davis and AJ Bridges; 7:00 Terry Hunter and Everett Boone; 7:30 Chester Jump; 8:00 VL Harding and his Outlaw Gang; 9:00 open. We will have cake walks, 50 50 tickets, dry weather, music and dancing. ALL WE NEED IS YOU TO COMPLETE THE PICTURE. No Admission FEE Refreshments for sale! Questions call 649 2332.

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MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE

Monday, May 29 at 9am
Madison County Courthouse
Downtown Marshall

Join the town of Marshall and the Downtown Marshall Association on the courthouse lawn for a ceremony honoring Americans who died in military service. For more information call 640-3031.

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POP UP PLANT SALE

Saturday, May 27 from 10am-3pm
Marshall Container Company
10 South Main Street

Plants from local growers Wildbud Natives, Our Friendly Allies, Ramble and Root, and others. Also have used books from the library of a local botanist. Do you have extra starts? Get in touch: info@marshallcontainer.com.
Facebook Event Page

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PIZZA NIGHT & LIVE MUSIC

Friday, May 26 at 5pm
Mad Co Brewing
45 North Main Street

An encore night of $3 a slice Sweet Monkey Bakery pizza. Music by "Chris Caruso and the $1.29 Band".
Facebook Event Page

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RY WARNER

Friday, May 26 at 7pm
Marshall container Company
10 South Main Street

Come out for all the heartfelt, honky-tonk ballads. Free in the workshop.
Facebook Event Page

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FREESTONE AUGUST

Thursday, May 25 at 6:30pm
Good Stuff
38 Bailey's Branch Road

Using insightful lyrics, upbeat strumming, and clever musicality, Freestone August writes simple songs about a wide array of complex and interesting subjects.
Good Stuff

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CAITLYN DEVINEY

Thursday, May 25 at 6:30pm
Good Stuff
38 Bailey's Branch Road

Caitlyn Deviney is a singer/songwriter/folk singer currently based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Good Stuff

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CAMERON SUTPHIN

Friday, May 26 at 8pm
Good Stuff
38 Bailey's Branch Road

Transcending the genre of folk Americana, Cameron's music combines simple melodies and a lyrical intensity to establish a unique sound of his own.
Good Stuff

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PLEASURE CHEST

Saturday, May 27 at 9pm
Good Stuff
38 Bailey's Branch Road

Blues, rock'n'roll, soul garageband duo.
Good Stuff




CHC fundraiser Marshall, North Carolina



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SPRING REVIVAL SERVICES

Sunday, May 21 - Thursday, May 25
First Baptist Church
53 South Main Street

Revival Services on May 21 at 11:00 am & 7:00 pm and May 22 - 25 at 7:00 pm. Guest pastors, Dr. Joe Hayes and Dr. Greg Mathis. Fellowship lunch on May 21 at 12:00 pm.
First Baptist Church

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SELF-CARE IN COMMUNITY

Monday, May 22 at 5:30pm
Magictown Movement Studio
Marshall High Studios, Blannahassett Island

90 minutes of gentle stretching / self-massage / ball rolling / supported postures / guided meditation / a mindfulness-based practice in community / all are welcome. Sliding scale / $5-15.
Facebook Evrent Page


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SHRED DAY

Friday, May 26 from 10am-1pm
Marshall Town Hall
180 South Main Street

Shred personal document. No business or commercial.


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SUMMER READING PROGRAM

Registration begins May 8
Madison County Library - Marshall
1335 North Main Street

Children will receive a reading log and a calendar of events. For every hour of reading, $1 is earned—up to $10. Special programs hill be held throughout the Summer. At all library branches.
Madison County Public Library

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4-H SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION

Through June 1
Madison County Cooperative Extension
258 Carolina Lane

Registration is open for the 2017 4-H Madison County Summer Camps. Information and registration forms are available here. Registration deadline is Thursday, June 1.




'ROUND MADISON


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DANA AND SUSAN ROBINSON

Saturday, May 27 at 6pm
Honeyfolk House
950 Bailey Street, Mars Hill, NC

Dana and Susan's music bring to their performances a deep understanding of Americas musical heritage. Suggested donation $15. Limited seating. Reservation required at HHC@HONEYFOLK.ORG.
Facebook Event page

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STEAK & GRAVY FUNDRAISER

Sunday, May 28 from noon-2pm
Center Community Center
1300 Grapevine Road

$8 for adults over 11, $5 for children 5-11, under 5 free. For more information call 689-9021

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FRIENDS OF THE HOT SPRINGS LIBRARY

Tuesday, May 23 at 5pm
Madison County Library - Hot Springs
170 Bridge Street

The friends of the Hot Springs Library meet the fourth Tuesday of each month and new members are always welcome.
Madison County Public Library

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IRON HORSE STATION

24 South Andrew Avenue
Hot Springs, NC

Tuesday, May 23     Open Mic     6-9pm
Wednesday, May 24     Kevin Reese     6-9pm
Friday, May 26     Luke Wood     7-10pm
Saturday, May 27     Mark Shane     7-10pm
Sunday, May 28     Mark Shane     6-9pm
The Iron Horse Station



For more information about events in Madison County go to the
Visit Madison County web page.



UPCOMING EVENTS


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10TH ANNUAL MERMAID PARADE & FESTIVAL

Saturday, June 3 from 10am-10pm
Downtown Marshall

Select craft and art vendors and live entertainment along Back Street. Splash Island for the beer garden, fish fry, hot dog cook out, snow cones, dunk tank and the FREE for 12 and under water slide, bounce house and games! Vendor information here.
Facebook Event Page

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22ND ANNUAL BLUFF MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL

Saturday, June 10 from 10-6pm
Hot Springs Resort & Spa
315 Bridge Street

The best of the best in traditional music and Americana. Artist vendors, food, family fun, fabulous silent auction, and it's all absolutely free!
Madison County Arts Council

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LILLIAN CHASE IN CONCERT

Saturday, June 17 at 3pm
Madison County Arts Center
90 South Main Street

This fantastic young fiddler wowed the crowd at the Fiddlers of Madison County show this year, and now she is celebrating the release of her first CD! She'll bring her band and special guests. Tickets $15+tax. Call 828-649-1301 or order online here
Madison County Arts Council

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MARK KUYKENDALL - BOBBY HICKS
& ASHEVILLE BLUEGRASS

Saturday, June 17 at 3pm
Ebbs Chapel Performing Arts Center
271 Laurel Valley Road, Mars Hill

Both veterans of Bill Monroe's band, Kuykendall and Hicks bring their ace band to Ebb's Chapel for a special afternoon show. Tickets are only $20. Call 828-649-1301 or order online at the link below. Madison County Arts Council

Weekly Events Section



ZUMA COFFEE

Bluegrass Jam

Bluegrass Jam
Thursday 7 - 9pm
Featuring Bobby Hicks and a changing group of local talent.


Zuma Open Mic Night

Zuma Open Mic
Wednesday 6:30 - 9pm
Featuring talent from near and far.


THE DEPOT

The Marshall Depot

Community Stage
Opens 6:30pm every Friday.
Music, Dancing, and a Fun Cake Walk. Beside the Railroad Tracks.



GOOD STUFF

Good Stuff

Songwriters Open Mic Night
Every Monday at 7pm

Old Timey Jam
Every Tuesday at 6:30pm
Traditional music open jam

Jim Jam
Every Wednesday at 7pm
Jim Hampton and friends perform original country music


HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO

Happy Cinco De Mayo Restaurant

Karaoke with Bradley Griffin
Every Thursday at 7pm


FARMERS AND ARTISAN
MARKET

Marshall Island Farmers Market

Blannahassett Island
Sunday 10am-4pm
Every Sunday through October. Browse fresh produce and other farm products, crafts, and MORE while relaxing by the French Broad River.

No admission is charged for these
GREAT WEEKLY EVENTS.
Food and Refreshments are available!


MADISON COUNTY LIBRARY
Madison County Public Library Logo


Kith & Kin
Tues:10:00am - 11:30am &
12:30pm - 2:00pm
Wed: 10:00am -11:30am &
12:30pm - 2:00pm

Sit & Stitch: Sewing Group
Mon: 5:00pm

Sticks & Strings: Afternoon Knitting Group
Tues: 2:00pm

Read with Me: Reading with therapy dogs
Wed: After school - call the Library to schedule

Yoga at the Library
Tues: 6:00pm

Lobby Book Shop
Gently Used Fiction

NEIGHBORS IN NEED
Tues: 1:00-3:00pm
Marshall Presbyterian Church

ZUMBA CLASS
Mon: 10am
First Baptist Church

OPEN GYM
Tues - Thurs: 6-9pm
Wellness Center


Link to This Week in Marshall facebook page

Art on Display section


Barn Month Exhibit Marshall, North Carolina

Barn Month Exhibit
May 5-27
Madison County Arts Center



Cecil Sharp Exhibit - Marshall, North Carolina

Cecil Sharp Photograph Exhibit
April 3 - May 31
Madison County Arts Center



Barn Month Exhibit - Marshall, North Carolina

Barn Month Photo Exhibit
Zuma Coffee



Join the Madison County Arts Council


Upcoming Events section


Good Stuff

June 2   8:30pm - Karma Mechanics
June 3   9pm - Dirty Dead


May 30
Adult Summer Reading Program Begins
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

May 30
Book Discussion Group
"A Man Called Ove" by Fredrik Backman
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 1,2,3
US 25/70 Yard Sale
Facebook Event Page

June 3
10th Annual Mermaid Parade and Festival
Facebook Event Page

June 3
1st Annual Buccaneer's Ball
Mad Co Brewing


Saturday used book bag sale at the Marshall Library

The Saturday Bag Sale will be closed for the month of May.
The Lobby Book Shop will be open daily during library hours.


June 4
"Blast Off for Bible School" Event
Blannahassett Island
First Baptist Church

June 5
Madison County Genealogical Society
Madison County Public Library - Marshall www.echoesofmadison.com

June 7
ecoExplore: Herpetology
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 8
Pinterest: Summer Ideas for You and the Kids
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 10
Bluff Mountain Festival
Hot Springs Spa & Resort
Madison County Arts Council

June 10
Open Studios
Marshall High Studios
Facebook Event Page

June 10
Grapevine Training Workshop
Jewel of the Blue Ridge Vineyard
JeweloftheBlueRidge.com

June 10
Walnut Creek Community Flea Market
Walnut Creek Community Center Site

June 10
2017 Safe Summer Kick Off
Madison County Sheriff's Office

June 14
KidSenses Presents Retiles Live!
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 15
Friends of the Madison County Library
Madison County Public Library - Marshall
Friends of the Madison County Library

June 15
Beyond Books: Using the E-Library
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 17
Lillian Chase in Concert
Madison County Arts Center

June 19
Madison County Beekeepers Association
Beekeeping Data with Charles Chesnick
Madison County Beekeepers Association

June 20
Food Fears and Misunderstandings
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 21
Professor Whizzpop
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 22
Bird-Friendly Gardening
Make your yard a haven for birds.
Madison County Public Library - Marshall

June 23
Live Music by Heirlüm
Mad Co Brewing

June 28
Balsam Mtn. Trust presents Birds of Prey
Madison County Public Library - Marshall



More Information links section


Madison County Arts Council
Madison County Library
Visit Madison County
Downtown Marshall Association


Links to More Videos


Mermaids in Marshall

Mermaids in Marshall 2015 video


Lady Justice Statue Raising

Lady Justice Statue Raising video