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The Luthier’s Craft: Instrument Making Traditions of the Blue Ridge

April 29 @ 10:00 am - June 9 @ 5:00 pm
117 Boone St, Jonesborough, TN 37659, USA, 117 Boone St United States

How much do you know about the dulcimer? How about its construction? The Jonesborough Washington County History Museum will be hosting a traveling exhibit about Dulcimers through early June. Coinciding with Jonesborough’s Dulcimer Days (May 13-19), this exhibit looks at the history of the instrument while focusing on the craft of dulcimer making. It features […]

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2:00 pm

Milbre Burch – Storytelling LIVE!

May 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A Grammy-nominated recording artist and internationally-known performer, educator, published poet and produced playwright, Milbre Burch is a storyteller in every sense of the word. She has been featured at events and festivals in 36 states and in fifteen European cities. Burch is known for the versatility of her repertoire from folktales to fantasy, fiction and […]

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6:30 pm

History Happy Hour: Samuel Doak Lectures on Human Nature and the Doak House

Have you ever wondered why people like the architecture of early American houses? That is the topic of conversation at this month’s History Happy Hour! This month’s speaker, Dr. Peter Noll, will be talking about architecture and focusing on the Doak House on Tusculum’s campus. The program is on May 16th at 6:30 pm at […]

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7:00 pm

Town Tour

Take a stroll down Main Street Jonesborough in the evening hours. Available at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings through August, these tours depart from the Chester Inn Museum. Costumed guides will discuss the history of the town, its people, and the lives they built as you stroll down Main Street. Tickets are $5.00 per person […]

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7:30 pm

Harvey

May 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Elwood P. Dowd insists on including his friend Harvey in all of his sister Veta’s social gatherings. Trouble is, Harvey is an imaginary six-and-a-half-foot-tall rabbit. To avoid future embarassment for her family—and especially for her daughter, Myrtle Mae—Veta decides to have Elwood committed to a sanitarium. At the sanitarium, a frantic Veta explains to the […]

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