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Wednesday, 26 November 2014 00:00

Outdoors roundup

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Business talk for farmers

Two workshops to help farmers be more business-savvy are coming up in Jackson County, offered though Southwestern Community College’s Small Business Center.

• “The Triple Bottom Line of Farming and Agriculture” from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Dec. 4, will show farmers opportunities to improve the equity, environment and economy of their businesses.

• “Pricing and Promotion for Agriculture Businesses” from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Dec. 11, will help farmers identify factors that affect the price they charge while developing promotional strategies.

Free, but registration required. www.ncsbc.net or 828.339.4211 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Ski gear swap coming up at Cataloochee

Cataloochee Ski Area’s annual Ski and Snowboard Swap Shop will be held Dec. 6-7 in Cat’s Lair Building at the ski area in Maggie Valley.

Used skis, boards, boots and cold weather clothing will be available for sale 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7. All unsold items will be offered for 50 percent off 2:30-3:30 p.m. on Sunday. 

Those wishing to sell equipment can drop it off 3-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, or 7-9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. Unsold equipment can be picked up by 2:30 p.m. Dec. 7 but will be donated after that time. 

www.cataloochee.com/swap or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  

 

Tubing, skating trip planned at Scaly Mountain

A trip to Scaly Mountain Outdoor Center Saturday, Dec. 6, will provide three hours of tubing and ice skating through the Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department. It is located in Dillard, Georgia. 

$60 for tubing, skating, dinner and transportation. Register by Dec. 2 at the Cullowhee and Cashiers/Glenville recreation center, 828.293.3053 or 828.631.2020. Jennifer Bennett, 828.293.3053 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . 

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