Programs and Events

2019 Summer Catalog of Programs and Events

High Country Lifelong Learners


Our speaker presentations, writing workshops, Lifelong Painters, and book talks are held at the Lois E. Harrill Senior Center, 132 Poplar Grove Connector in Boone. Please note room location and time. This year we have been given access to the upstairs conference room on Mondays and to the dining room on the ground level on Fridays.

Monday Movies at the Library (second Monday of the month) are held at the Watauga County Public Library, 140 Queen St., Boone.


LIFELONG PAINTERS WATERCOLOR STUDIO with local artist JoAnn Pippin meets weekly on Fridays from 10:00 to 3:30 at the Harrill Senior Center. No fee. Come any time during these hours to be inspired by local artists who are wild about watercolor. Bring your paints and maybe your lunch. For more information, contact JoAnn Pippin at


The following organizations offer programs that members of High Country Lifelong Learners enjoy:

Lois E. Harrill Senior Center –

Blue Ridge Hiking Club –

Watauga County Public Library –

High Country Audubon Society –

Watauga County Arts Council –

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum (BRAHM) –

Mountain Friends –

Blue Ridge Chapter Native Plant Society –