Events for October 2014
Wilkes Chamber of Commerce
Oct 22   Health Care Reform Seminar
LifeStore Insurance Invites you to attend a Health Care Reform Seminar presented by BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina. For the new enrollment year, Wade Brown with BCBS of NC will treturn to share information on health care reform, enrollment, and re-enrollment and how it will impact you. The presentation includes a Q & A.
Date:   October 22, 2014
Time:   11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Location:   Brushy Mountain Smokehouse 201 Wilkesboro Blvd, N Wilkesboro
Contact:   Please RSVP. 336.219.1087 or email Erin Carter Include your name & phone #.
Date/Time Details:   Wednesday, October 22 Check-in 11:30 Lunch & Learn 12 noon-1pm
Fees/Admission:   Free lunch provided to all.
Oct 22   Ribbon Cutting @ Wilkes County Detention Center
Ribbon Cutting @ The Wilkes County Detention Center

Date:   October 22, 2014
Time:   03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:   500 Courthouse Dr
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Contact:   Crissy Triplette 336-838-8662
Date/Time Details:   3 pm
Oct 23   Ribbon Cutting @ West Coast Wings & Pizza and Sugar Daddy's
Ribbon Cutting @ West Coast Wings & Pizza and Sugar Daddy's Candy and Ice Cream Shop
West Coast Wings and Pizza
Sugar Daddy's
Date:   October 23, 2014
Time:   12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Location:   2867 D Hwy 16
Millers Creek, NC 28651

Located in the shop plaza before Food Lion on the left
Contact:   Crissy Triplette
Date/Time Details:   12 noon
Oct 26   Artists Day
Raffaldini Vineyards is proud to support the work of North Carolina Artists! Visit the Villa for a true gallery experience, chat with artists and peruse their impressive collections in a variety of genres. You may even find the perfect piece for your home! Stop by the tasting room, visit our website, call 336.526.1078 or email us at for more information.
Date:   October 26, 2014
Time:   12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location:   Raffaldini Vineyards
Contact:   336-526-1078
Date/Time Details:   Sunday October 26, 2014 12pm-4pm
Fees/Admission:   Free
Oct 27   Wilkes Acoustic Folk Society-Monthly Meeting

Regular monthly meeting and jam session-including Old Time, Blue Grass, Acoustic Folk, song and dance.
Everyone is invited to attend and don't forget to bring your instruments!  

WAFS meets the fourth Monday of each month at the Watson Stage on the Campus of Wilkes Community College April thru September.

October thru March the meetings are held at the Wilkes Heritage Museum.

Date:   October 27, 2014
Time:   07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Location:   Watson Stage Wilkes Community College &
Wilkes Heritage Museum
Contact:   336.957.6442
Fees/Admission:   Free admission
Oct 29   Leadership Wilkes 2014 Session 7

Leadership Wilkes 2014
Session 7

"Today’s Leaders For Tomorrows Needs"
Leadership Wilkes is a program sponsored by the Wilkes Chamber of Commerce to develop a group of informed, committed, and qualified individuals capable of providing visionary and progressive leadership for Wilkes County.
Please meet at 8:30 am  in Chamber Boardroom

Date:   October 29, 2014
Time:   08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Location:   Wilkes Chamber of Commerce Boardroom
Contact:   Lynn Dyer 336.838.8662