March Presentation- Intervening on Normal: Trauma, Substance Use, and Counseling in Appalachia

Intervening on Normal: Trauma, Substance Use, and Counselling in Appalachia will be presented by Darlene Vaughn at the Landcare meeting on Monday, March 18th, 7 pm at the LandCare office. Darlene has provided substance abuse counseling for twenty-five years, specializing in adolescent substance use, most recently, in Appalachia. Currently employed in rural community mental health,[…]

IFM Selling Seeds fromSouthern Exposure Seed Exchange

The Independence Farmer Market is thrilled to be able to offer seeds this year! Southern Exposure is known for their locally adapted seeds and promotion of regional heirlooms.  In addition, all seeds are USDA Organically certified. Each packet is $2.50 and all proceeds benefit the Market. Jen Cavey and Michelle Pridgen picked their favorite varieties,[…]

2019 First Friday Film Series Begins April 5th!

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. April 5th Symbiotic Earth Symbiotic Earth explores the life and ideas of scientific rebel[…]