The Mountain Eagle
Whitesburg KY

Community calendar

March 9 — Clogging classes begin each Thursday for six weeks, beginners at 6 p.m., intermediate at 7 p.m. at the Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. For information, call (276) 679-3541.

. March 9 — A discussion on soil science, composting and vermiculture (worm farms) will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Pine Mountain Settlement School. For more information, call (606) 558-3571. Register online at

. March 11 — The first Carcassonne Square Dance of 2017 will held from 7 to 9 p.m., at the Carcassonne Community Center. Admission is $5 adults, $3 students, children age 5 and under free. Music by Sunrise Ridge, Caller Randy Wilson. Concessions and souvenirs will be available. Proceeds benefit the Carcassonne Community Center. Follow on Facebook at “Carcassonne Community Center Activities.”

. March 11 — Bluegrass Circle will perform from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. Admission price is $5 for adults (12 years and over) and $1 for children 2 through 11 years. For information,

call (276) 679-3541.

. March 18 — An heirloom seed swap will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pine Mountain Settlement School. Lunch will be provided. The cost is $5. The workshop is free for Grow Appalachia participants and their families. March 18 — The Whitesburg Order of the Eastern Star will present The Deadly Derby Murder Mystery at 6 p.m. at the Mountain Shrine Club. The cost is $20 and tickets are limited. For tickets, call or text Karen Day at (606) 335-1003.

. March 30 — A free workshop on the care of chickens will take place at 5:30 p.m. at Pine Mountain Settlement School through Grow Appalachia. For more information, call (606) 558- 3571. Register online at

. March 30 — A free healthy baby workshop will be held at noon at the Letcher County Extension Office in Whitesburg. All women attending will receive free baby items. Lunch will be provided. Pregnant women in Letcher and surrounding counties up to two months postpartum are invited to attend. No registration required. For more information, call Phillis Combs at (606) 436-5761 ext. 5008.

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