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Walkie Talkies @ 11

Get Moving with the Walkie Talkies

Walkie Talkies Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. Walking is a great and simple exercise that’s good for nearly everyone. Walking is easy …

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2022 Smokies Fall Ski Walking

The roots of Nordic Walking go back to Scandinavia in the 1930s/40s when competitive cross-country skiers began experimenting with ways of staying …

2022 Bee School Flyer

Beginning Beekeepers School

Topics that will be covered: The Biology of the Bee The Honey Bee Colony and Their Annual Lite Cycle The Langstroth Hive Locating …

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Native Tree ID Walk

Identify native trees, shrubs and invasive plants while enjoying a nice leisurely stroll as we walk the wooded trails …

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Swain 4-H Club Gets Into Growing

Written by: Hannah Styles, hstyles@thesmokymountaintimes.com The Smoky Mountain Times Swain County’s 4-H club offers many unique opportunities for youth in our community. Whether …

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What Can You Do About Kudzu?

The hills are alive with the sound of….kudzu growing. Sorry, this is no Rogers and Hammerstein musical, and I …

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2022 Swain County Agricultural Fair

A County Fair-style festival, complete with judging of vegetables, eggs, and flowers; agricultural demos; craft vendors; food vendors and …

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