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Christmas Wreaths

The Blue Ridge Partnership for Children is once again selling locally handmade Fraser Fir Christmas wreaths. Proceeds benefit Imagination Library in Avery, MItchell & Yancey counties. Wreaths are $20 each and we begin taking orders on November 22, 2019. Pick up is available at the BRPFC office in Newland, at Pack & Ship in Spruce Pine, and at the BRPFC office in Burnsville. To order your wreath or for more information, contact the Blue Ridge Partnership for Children at 828.682.0717 or 828.733.2899 or email or



BLOCK Fest is a research-based, interactive exhibit that promotes early math and science learning for young children through block play. Our next BLOCK Fest is at First Presbyterian Church in Spruce Pine and the public sessions are on Thursday, November 14th, 1:30pm – 6:30pm and Saturday, November 16th, 9am – 12pm.

AMY Wee Trade Spring & Summer Consignment Sale

The AMY Wee Trade Consignment Sale, at 31 Cross Street, Spruce Pine, features the very best in “gently used” and new Spring/Summer children’s items. Thursday, March 26th is our preview day. The $5.00 admission lets you shop early for the best deals. Hours of the sale are Thursday, 8am – 6pm, Friday, March 27th, 8am – 6pm, and Saturday, March 28th, 8am – 2pm. Many items will be half price on Saturday.