Calendar of Events
November 14, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. Henderson County Development Council annual awards dinner in Edneyville. Meet at UHNGCC to carpool at 6 p.m.
New Moon Marketplace Christmas Open House
Friday, December 8, 5-8 p.m. Come join us for some finger foods, hot cider, or a glass of wine. Santa Clause & live music
Come and do some shopping!! Hope you will join us!
The ECHO is published bi-monthly throughout the year by the Upper Hickory Nut Gorge Community Club. You can access the online blog at: www.gertonecho.blogspot.com or pick up a paper copy at the Gerton Post Office. News is welcome; pictures, too. Please send to editor Margaret Whitt at email@example.com. Photographers this issue: Margaret Whitt, Michelle Perry, and Sylvia Sane
GertonFest IX: Big Success
The evening ended with delicious BBQ prepared by Billy Gaines, with help in the kitchen from Ted Roberts, Claudia Freeman, Linda Gaines, and Lana Roberts helping at the money table. While Bob Stepp and Friends played music, we enjoyed the BBQ and then Jack Bancer announced the winners of the silent auction. We made $592 on the BBQ and served over 50 plates.
New Health Clinic Opens at Bearwallow Baptist
- Brief health history
- Blood pressure, pulse, oxygen level
- screening as appropriate
- confidential record of visit
- home viist upon request and appointment
- Height and weight
- blood sugar screening
- A1C screening
- cholesterol screening
- triglyceride screening
- medication review
Henderson County Development Council
Takes Second Place in Fair Booth Category
Wedding on Chestnut Hills Commons
At our October 17 meeting, about 40 neighbors gathered outside to dedicate the walking track and the picnic pavilion to long-time community members. Jim Earnhardt made the attractive named signs and placed them appropriately where they belong. Here is the content of that dedication ceremony:
Back inside, the sun went down and we enjoyed our food in the midst of good company.
New board members were presented and elected to serve UHNGCC for 2018. The slate includes:
Jack Bancer, President; Jim Earnhardt, Vice President; Susie Bancer, Secretary; Sylvia Sane, Treasurer; Margaret Whitt, immediate past president; board members: Karen Owensby and Jean Bradley.
From Chimney Rock State Park:
Shutterbugs Nature Photography Workshop
Capture the dramatic hues of fall during our Shutterbug Nature Photography Workshop led by professional photographer Chuck Hill. This workshop is tailored to individual experience and will benefit novices and advanced photographers alike. Topics include wide-angle, telephoto, macro and intimate landscapes, composition inspiration, post-processing, critique and photo sharing.
Class is limited to 10, so register today to reserve your spot.
Date: Sunday, November 5
$100 fee includes an Annual Pass and lunch
$75 for passholder, includes lunch
Register with Amber White by calling (828) 625-9611