Category Archives: Events

Saturday September 16, 2017

Today is the Mountain Heritage Festival in downtown Sparta. I signed up to work in the museum from 10 – 1:30. We also had a tent on the sidewalk outside the museum where we were selling local history publications, cakes, … Continue reading

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Saturday August 12, 2017

I had some errands to run in town this morning. Update on the husky. JoAnne texted me yesterday afternoon that she had escaped through a window knocking out a window screen. They searched for her but never did find her. … Continue reading

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Friday August 11, 2017

Off to the gym this morning. My friend JoAnne is going by the shelter this morning to adopt our little husky friend I took to the shelter on Wednesday. They are going to name her Macey. Since they needed a … Continue reading

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Wednesday August 9, 2017

Yesterday morning when I was going over to the neighbor’s house a man in a pick up stopped and introduced himself. He asked if I knew about a stray dog running loose and described our little husky friend that has … Continue reading

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Sunday June 25, 2017

We, including Colin, spent yesterday afternoon and evening at local amateur radio club’s Field Day event. Colin behaved very well especially since he is not used to being on a leash. The weather was perfect with about 20 people attending. … Continue reading

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Tuesday June 13, 2017

The local paper ran an article last Wednesday about a company requesting to build an assisted living/memory care facility across highway 21 from our house. The 20 acres is currently being used as a cow pasture. Last night the Planning … Continue reading

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Sunday December 4 2016

Today marks the one year anniversary of our move to Sparta. While Frances and Al were here we had a belated birthday celebration. Among my gifts were several new additions to my Christmas village. Today we have rain and fog. … Continue reading

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Sunday August 7, 2016

I worked on chemistry kit small parts bags this morning while Bob was working on problems with his PC. Colin has been out for two play sessions between rain showers. Looks like we have more on the way. The grass … Continue reading

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Saturday May 28, 2016

I am back from my week at camp. The scenic route I took to get there last Sunday, highway 64 all the way to Brasstown, took me about 7.5 hours with a gas stop and 45 minutes to eat at Larkin’s … Continue reading

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Friday March 11, 2016

Gym, library, and grocery store this morning. A sort of mist turned into a light rain as I left the house. The National Park Service is doing a controlled burn on the part of the parkway just down the road … Continue reading

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