The following events are open to the public, although membership in the WCHS or special appointment to the Digital Watauga Project Committee is required for voting eligibility on action items at WCHS and Digital Watauga Project Committee meetings.


Congregation of the Friendship Methodist Church, Aho vicinity, circa 1900. Image from the Watauga County Historical Society Collection (Wat-His-2-49), Digital Watauga Project.

WCHS Annual Meeting
Watauga County
Public Library,
September 5, 2018 5:30-7:00pm

Join us for our annual WCHS Business Meeting. We will be holding elections for all officer positions, and Dr. Eric Plaag, Chairperson of the Digital Watauga Project, will present an update on and previews of the newest collections in Digital Watauga.

Light refreshments provided. New members and the innately curious are welcome!


Book Release Event:
Cheap Joe by Noyes Capehart Long
Jones House Cultural & Community Center
September 9, 2018
2:00 - 4:00pm

Join us as we host the book release party for Noyes Capehart Long's biography of noted Boone watercolor artist Joe Miller, who also happens to be the mastermind behind Cheap Joe's Art Stuff.

Admission is free, and light refreshments will be provided.

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Monday, September 19, 2018, 9:00am
Digital Watauga Project Committee

Watauga County Public Library, Community Room
The agenda for this meeting will be posted three to four days ahead of time and available on the link below.