March 2-April 27th - Horticulture Judging for ages 9 thru 18 - be part of the Henderson County team ! Participants will learn to reconize and identify some of the most important horticultural crops and be able to answer questions and solve problems relating to the art and science of horticulture. Practice will be on Mondays,March 2nd thru April 27th from 4 until 6 pm at the N C Cooperative Extension, Henderson County Center, across from the ball fields in Jackson Park. Cost is $25.00 which pays for book, snack and contribution toward travel to the state contest. The Henderson Colunty group will travel to Raleigh to compete in the N C 4-H Horticulture Contest on May 2nd.
Friday - March 6th - "The Dashboard Blue" Band will be playing tonite at Feed and Seed in Fletcher at 7:30 pm....no admission, but a donation will be taken for he band.
Saturday, March 7th -Saturday Morning breakfast from 9 am til 11 am at the Democratic Headquarters at 905 Greenville Highway in Hendersonville. Hot Breakfast with unlimited coffee. First timers FREE -- $8.00 thereafter. For more ifo call 692-6424.
Saturday, March 7th - "The Robertson Boys" will be playing music tonite at Feed and Seed in Fletcher at 7:30 pm....no admission - but a donation will be taken for the band.
Tuesday, March 10th - Women Democrats will have a social at 5:30 pm and meerting at 6 pm at Three Chopt Restaurant, 103 Third Avneue East in Hendersonville. Speaker is Ms. Mary Louise Corn, Vice Chairman of Henderso County Public School Board of Education.
Wednesday, Marcdh 11th - The Henderson County Retired School Personnel will meet today at 11:30 am at Lake Point Landing. Rita Hood, director of Lake Pointe Landing will be the guest speaker.
Wednesday, March 11th - A Blueberry Pruning workshop will be held at Cloud 9 Farm from 2 until 5 pm. The farm is located at 137 Bob Barnwell Road in Fletcher,. Registration is required - contact Megan Baker at 828-255-5522 or Craig Mauney at 828-697-4891.
March 13th - Support 4-H by purchasing healthy blueberry, raspberry, blackberry and asparagus plants at low prices. Order forms are due March 13th. Plants will be picked up on Saturday, April 11th at Henderson Farms, 705 Tracy Grove Road. All plants are bare root, and will need to be planted right away.
Saturday, March 14th - Flat Rock Playhouse will have a Toto Trot Costume contest with a prize pack for the best dressed dog! Wear a costume too....$10.00 suggested donation to benefit local animal shelters. 10 o'clock am sign up at 6th and Main Sreet....Parade will be at 11 am.....goodies for all pups....
Sunday, March 22nd - Captain Gilmer Christian School will hold their 8th international Food Fair at the Lela Patterson Center, 111 Howard Gap Road in Fletcher from 4 until 8 pm. Come dressed in an international costume and receive a free ice cream cone,Bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of international foods along with crafts from different countries.