COOL JAZZ & ICED TEA A GARDEN PARTY WITH A TWIST SATURDAY, AUGUST 3rd at 2:00PM

We’ve got a “twist” on the average garden party waiting for you at Dream Rock Silo & Suites in Independence!  On Saturday, August 3rd, you are invited to an informal, country-chic garden party with the Arts Council of the Twin Counties.  Featuring the cool jazz of the Crooked Road Jazz Trio and delicious appetizers and[…]

Earth Box Presentation

In April, Liza Dobson, Masters Candidate in Horticulture at Virginia Tech, presented her assessment of a Tech-supported gardening project in Grayson County. Recipients of Feeding America food assistance were given growing containers, seeds and starts to grow food at their homes in 2014 and 2015. Liza visited the participants in their homes and did an[…]

First Friday Film Series: Numen

Friday, June 3rd, The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & The Church of the Good Shepherd will screen Numen: The Healing Power of Plants, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterwards. Numen, defined as the animating force in nature, is a 75-minute documentary film focusing on the healing power of plants and the natural[…]