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Rooftops Newsletter: Getting the Right Seniors in the Room

The title above has become something of a mantra for us at NFESH in recent months because we realize how essential accomplishing that is– if this nation is serious about significantly reducing, and u…
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Earth Talk: Suitable biodegradable materials

Dear EarthTalk: What are suitable materials for making biodegradable plastic besides corn and sugarcane? Is pineapple or peanut suitable? -- Y.H.Y   Biodegradable plastic is defined …
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16th Annual Hickory Hops Beer Festival 2018

A great way to celebrate North Carolina Beer Month, this popular event, which attracts festgoers from throughout the eastern seaboard, is staged across the railroad tracks from Union Square in Downto…
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Call for Artists Full Circle Arts' 'Tiny Art Show'

The entry dates for Full Circle Arts' "Tiny Art Show" are fast approaching. We are looking for artists from the greater Hickory area to enter this widely acclaimed exhibition. Small works can be put …
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Rooftops Newsletter: The Truth That Lies Beneath The Surface

Our last blog post entitled “In the Numbers” took a hard look at demographics and speculated about how the aging of the Millennials and Gen Xers might impact senior hunger rates in the future. Today …
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Catawba Valley Pottery and Antiques Festival 2018

There will be more than 115 potters and vendors showcasing their wares and antiques including historical pottery, textiles, baskets, furniture and miniature items. Contemporary potters will be sellin…
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33rd Annual Oktoberfest Juried Arts and Crafts Applications Being Accepted

Hickory, NC -- Hickory’s Oktoberfest 2018 is now accepting applications for Arts and Crafts vendors. Celebrating its 33rd year, this annual festival will be held October 12, 13, and 14, 2018 in Downt…
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Call for Artists for Downtown Hickory Art Crawl 2018

Hickory, NC -- The Hickory Downtown Development Association is seeking artists interested in participating in the upcoming 2018 Downtown Hickory Art Crawls. Art in most disciplines will be accepted, …
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Rooftops Newsletter: Somebody's Grandmother Is Hungry

Here at NFESH it is not unusual to answer the phone and find a reporter with questions about our senior hunger research on the other end of the line. Typically, those callers cover news beats focused…
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Hickory Downtown Development Association Elects 2018 Board of Directors

HICKORY - The General Membership of Hickory Downtown Development Association (HDDA) recognized retiring members of the Board of Directors and elected new members and officers of the Board of Director…
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Call for Artists - Intake For Our Spring Competition

Full Circle Arts of Hickory is looking for artists in the greater Hickory area to enter work for a new themed exhibition entitled "My North Carolina: Personal Views of Life in our State". For our spr…
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Call for Artists Full Circle Arts Altered States: Digitally Enhanced Photography

Hickory, NC: Full Circle Arts is offering a photography competition/exhibition. FCA is looking for photographs that have been digitally manipulated, in print format, framed and ready to hang on the w…
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HCS Forty Years of Glorious Music

The Hickory Choral Society began almost by accident, kindled by a group of kindred souls who met to perform Handel's Messiah.  Hosted by a local church, the 1977 'ya'll come' Christmas performance le…
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J. Don Coleman Endowment Fund Music Education Grants

In 1984, the J. Don Coleman Endowment Fund was established to honor the Hickory Choral Society’s founding director and help promote and expand choral music in Catawba County School systems.  The prog…
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Hickory Choral Society Sponsoring 40th Anniversary Membership Drive

By Donald W. MottThe Hickory Choral Society is sponsoring its annual membership drive and hopes to have a record-breaking membership year to help celebrate its 40th anniversary. Memberships in the Hi…
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