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The Newton Festival & Events Committee has scheduled the fifth annual Newton NC Citywide Yard Sale for Saturday, May 15, from 7 a.m. to noon at Southside Park on U.S. 321 Business South. The large-scale yard sale will provide a one-stop shopping destination for those looking for great deals. When the event first began, residents were encouraged to hold yard sales at their respective homes during the citywide event, but members of the Festival & Events Committee believe that hosting a centralized event at the park enhances both participation and sales.
Booths, available for $5 each, will be (0 comments)
Hickory Community Theatre hosts the sixth annual screening of the cinematic event "Dark Side of the Rainbow" Saturday, March 27, 2010 This event uses the music of Pink Floyd's classic album, "Dark Side of the Moon," to form a new soundtrack for the classic MGM film "Wizard of Oz." The concept comes from a "discovery" made during the early days of home video players, when it was found that one could find an eerie synchronicity watching the movie while listening to the album. This led to the rumor that Pink Floyd actually conceived "Dark Side of the Moon" (1 comments)
WHO: Catawba County Historical Association and the North Carolina Pottery Center WHAT: Catawba Valley Pottery and Antiques Festival WHERE: Hickory Metro Convention Center, I-40, Exit 125 in Hickory, NC WHEN: Saturday, March 27, 2010 from 9am - 5pm HOW: Tickets are $6.00 for adults and $2.00 for children 12 and under and are available at the door
Representatives from the North Carolina Pottery Collectors' Guild will be available to offer expert opinions on the possible background and history of individual collectors' pieces. In addition to the 110 pottery and antique vendors from all over the Southeast, this (0 comments)
Beatle Mania returns to Catawba Science Center If you and your family enjoy the fun-loving, classic hits of the “Fab Four,” then don’t miss daily showings of Laser Beatles in Catawba Science Center’s Millholland Planetarium during Spring Break, April 2-11. A laser light show for all ages, Laser Beatles features favorite songs like “Twist & Shout,” “I Wanna Hold Your Hand” and “Octopus’ Garden” in surround sound and set to mesmerizing laser lights on the planetarium dome.
Laser Beatles will show: Friday, April 2– 11 a.m. & 4 p.m. Saturday, April 3 – (0 comments)
Newton NC OPEN HOUSE - Sunday March 28, 2010 from 2 -4 pm 2983 Quail Drive Newton NC 28658 $259,900 ~ MLS # 9549863 Beautiful 4 bedroom and 2 1/2 bath home in the established neighborhood of Fairway Acres. Just inside the front door is a beautiful hardwood floor entry that opens to a generous living room. The formal dining room has hardwood floors, chair rail, a linen closet, and a beautiful swinging glass door into the kitchen. The kitchen has new granite and tile back splash (1 comments)
Hickory's 23rd Annual Children's Easter Egg Hunt - 03/22/10 07:30 PM
For 2011 Catawba County Easter Egg Huntinformation click here. Hickory's 23rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt Hickory's 23rd Annual Children's Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 27 2010 beginning at 10:00 a.m. for children ages 2 - 6 and 8:15 p.m. for children 7 - 12 years old (bring your flashlight!). Both hunts will be held at the Henry Fork River Regional Recreation Park. The Parks and Recreation Department with help from the Hickory Elk's Lodge, Hickory Jaycees, and Hickory Youth Council stuff more than 20,000 Easter Eggs. The park is located off I-40 Exit 121 and the (0 comments)
Hickory NC Home for Sale in Mountain View 1737 Piney Road Hickory NC 28602 MLS #9551673 $137,500 Wonderful ranch style home in a super neighborhood close to highways 127 and 321. This home has been totally updated on the inside featuring a new kitchen, huge master bedroom suite with large walk in closet, tile floor, double sink vanity, and luxurious jetted tub and shower. The home also has hardwood floors though out, a new heat pump (2007), and efficient tank less water heater. The yard features a nice deck and a large outbuilding for storage.
Carolina Yards & Neighborhood Workshop WHO: North Carolina Cooperative Extension WHAT: Carolina Yards and Neighborhoods WHERE: Patrick Beaver Memorial Library WHEN: March 11 and 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. WHY: How to create a healthy yard HOW MUCH: Free
Want to learn how to create an attractive and healthy yard by working with our North Carolina environment rather than against it? If so, the City of Hickory encourages citizens to attend the Carolina Yards and Neighborhoods program in March. North Carolina Cooperative Extension has developed a program called Carolina Yards and Neighborhoods to show citizens how (0 comments)
Residential Building Lots For Sale in Conover NC Partially wooded residential building lots in the lovely neighborhood of Forest Meadows in Conover. Minutes from the Shuford YMCA and minutes from Thornburg Drive, 1-40 and highway 16.
Catawba Science Center - Science After Dark Presents "Laser U2" Celebrate St. Patty's Day at Catawba Science Center (CSC) in Hickory with U2, laser lights and beer. CSC will present Laser U2 on Friday, March 19 as part of its adult program series, Science After Dark. Experience the music of U2 set to mesmerizing laser lights projected on the planetarium dome. Song list includes classics like: "Sunday, Bloody Sunday," "Where the Streets Have No Name," "Desire" and "Beautiful Day."
Laser shows are at 7, 8:30 & 10 p.m. Show running time is 50 minutes. Admission is (0 comments)
Hickory NC is trying to Woo Google Communities join forces to "woo" Google - Government, academic, business and community leaders met Monday, March 1 to join forces in the Google Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) and Business initiative. The Hickory/Lenoir Google Fiber to the Home and Business Request for Information (RFI) application is a collective effort with support from municipalities and counties along the U.S. 321 data center corridor in Catawba and Caldwell Counties. The intent of the Google project is to eliminate the bandwidth bottleneck so that Google can develop and test high speed network applications, and Google will (0 comments)
The Carolina Home and Garden Show Spring Blast is set for March 12 through 14 at the Hickory Metro Convention Center. Adult tickets are $6. The show is open from 12 noon to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
Each day will bring new attractions to the Carolina Home and Garden Show. If you are in the market for a new home or service, and don't know (0 comments)
Hickory NC OPEN HOUSE - Sunday March 14 2010 Beautiful Home in NE Hickory with a Basement 741 41st Avenue Drive NE, Hickory NC 28601 MLS #9550769 $205,000
Come check out this super home in NE Hickory. The living room features gleaming hardwood floors and a gas fireplace. The dining room also has hardwood floors and opens to a screened in porch that is perfect for enjoying your morning coffee. The kitchen has stainless appliances and a breakfast bar. The master bedroom is on the main floor and features a large walk in closet, double sinks, (0 comments)
Catawba Science Center - Bring Back the Bluebird Learn about bluebird conservation and tips for attracting these beautiful, beneficial birds to your backyard during Bring Back the Bluebird on March 13 at Catawba Science Center (CSC) in Hickory. The day's program includes a bluebird house building workshop for families, 12 to 1:45 p.m. in the Inventor's Workshop. Teams of one adult and up to two children (ages 6+) can make their own bluebird house. Cost is $20/ CSC member teams and $30/ nonmember teams. Registration fee includes one bluebird house kit. Additional kits are $15 each and can be (0 comments)
Connelly Springs NC Home for Sale 1936 Emerson Court, Connelly Springs NC 28612 Only $73,000 MLS# 9551564
Nice home with an open floor plan and vaulted ceilings. The kitchen and bathroom have been recently updated. The interior has new windows, flooring, and light fixtures. The hot water heater and HVAC were just replaced. The home is surrounded by trees which offers nice shade on the huge deck. The neighborhood has a pool to enjoy during the heat of summer.
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Hickory NC FORECLOSURE For Sale WATERFORD HILLS 1910 Waterbury Court Hickory NC 28602 MLS# 9551523 Only $255,000
BANK OWNED home in the Waterford Hills neighborhood of Mountain View. Two story home with 4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and basement. Hardwood floors on the main floor. Gas fireplace in great room. Kitchen has granite counter tops, stainless appliances, and breakfast nook. Master bedroom has tray ceiling, sitting area, and large bath with walk-in closet, double sinks, jetted tub and separate shower. Two or the bedrooms upstairs also have walk-in closets. There is a deck off the great room that (0 comments)
Lecho Park Townhome for Sale in Conover NC 532 6th Street Circle NE Conover NC 28613 MLS #9551452 Only $125,000
Super Lecho Park townhouse close to I-40 and Thornburg Dr. This home has a very Zen like feel to it with refinished parquet floors on the main level new hardwood floors on upper level, and cork floors in the kitchen and half bath. The kitchen features mostly new appliances, new countertops and an eat in area. The living room has a fireplace, vaulted ceilings, and french doors leading to a nice deck with built in (0 comments)
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