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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

Anne Shimojima – Storytelling LIVE!

June 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Known for her elegant, mesmerizing delivery, Anne Shimojima tells literary stories, folk tales from her Asian heritage and around the world, and the story of her Japanese American family’s incarceration in a WWII camp. A retired, award-winning school library media specialist, Shimojima has performed at venues nationwide for over 30 years, including the Smithsonian American […]

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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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