Category Archives: Events

Wednesday August 12, 2020

It’s been a busy day. Two guys came about 9:30 to look at the damage from the earthquake and take pictures. OT got here at 10:30 to help with my shower.  The guys checking the house said the propane tank … Continue reading

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Tuesday August 11, 2020

Sunday, Al noticed a drip in the downstairs area. I was surprised since we replaced all those pipes and fittings when we had the big flood in 2016. He pulled the ceiling tile and put down a bowl to catch … Continue reading

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Monday August 10, 2020

Al had all the mess cleaned up from the quake by late yesterday afternoon. Since I can’t help physically I went room to room including downstairs listing everything broken, damage beyond repair, etc. The worst damage was the chimney shifted … Continue reading

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Monday April 20, 2020

Happy Anniversary to Frances and Al. 44 degrees and raining this morning. No problem since I had to hang around here for a 10 am gym staff meeting on Zoom which lasted about 45 minutes. The sun came out a … Continue reading

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Tuesday March 24, 2020

44 degrees with mostly cloudy skies. Cool and damp with rain coming in this afternoon. Update from the gym. Closed until further notice. I ordered a set of 15 lb barbells from Amazon this morning. Today is my usual off … Continue reading

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Monday December 2, 2019

32 degrees with snow showers when I left for the gym. It’s snowed all day but no accumulation. Gusty winds; 25 to 35 mph with gusts over 40 all day. We had our Friends of the Library Christmas party this … Continue reading

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Saturday September 21, 2019

54 degrees, sunny, and calm this morning. We went into town around 10 for the Heritage Festival. While I helped Joyce at the Friends of the Parkway booth Frances and Al walked around looking at the vendor booths and going … Continue reading

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Saturday September 14, 2019

I am reading A Forgiving Place by Charles Todd. 69 degrees and sunny this morning. We had a thunderstorm last night around 9 that lasted about an hour dropping an inch and half of rain. This morning I drove up … Continue reading

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Saturday September 7, 2019

62 degrees, sunny, and breezy this morning. Yesterday afternoon after I left the gym I stopped by the library to pick up the table and books for the farmer’s market this morning. Joyce and I filled in for Joe and … Continue reading

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Saturday July 20, 2019

78 degrees, sunny, and humid I drove over to Galax, VA this morning to volunteer at the Friends of the Parkway booth set up at the Smoke On The Mountain BBQ contest in downtown Galax. I left here early enough … Continue reading

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