Past events

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 9:00am to Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
Western Piedmont Council of Governments, 1880 2nd Ave. NW, Hickory, NC 28601

Trainer Information

Training lead by TCHI Master Trainer, Meghan Bryant with assistance from Nicole Hiegl, TCHI Senior Trainer (IT)

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Lois E. Harrill Senior Center, Boone, NC

Tai Chi for Arthritis for Fall Prevention is an evidence-based fall prevention program recognized by the CDC, National Council on Aging (NCOA), and U.S. Administration for Community Living. Developed by Dr. Paul Lam at the Tai Chi for Health Institute (TCHI), the program utilizes Tai Chi’s Sun style for its ability to improve relaxation, balance and its ease of use for older adults.

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:45am to 2:45pm
Grandfather Golf and Country Club (2120 US Highway 105 South, Linville, NC 28646)

Thank you for joining us at the 2018 High Country Care Transitions Summit!

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
High Country Council of Governments (468 New Market Blvd. Boone, NC 28607)

Space is limited! RSVP by Monday, August 6 to Stevie John (sjohn@regiond.org; 828-265-5434 x126)

Discover the legislative processes of passing a bill. Learn how to get involved and communicate with your legislators. Discover tips for finding information including specific bills and representatives.

Speaker: Kelly Tornow, Director of NC Policy for the Center for Responsible Lending. 

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
High Country Council of Governments, 468 New Market Blvd. Boone, NC 28607

Trainer Information

Training lead by TCHI Master Trainer, Meghan Bryant with assistance from Nicole Hiegl, TCHI Senior Trainer

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
Boone United Methodist Church: Boone, NC

Tai Chi for Beginners offers a great introduction to Yang Style tai chi, principles of tai chi, and meditation. Tai Chi has been proven to help reduce pain, improve physical and mental function, and help reduce the risk of falls.  Pre-registration is highly suggested.

Monday, March 26, 2018 - 9:00am to Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
401 Laurel Circle Dr. Black Mountain, NC 28711

Trainer Information

Training lead by TCHI Master Trainer, Meghan Bryant with assistance from Nicole Hiegl, TCHI Senior Trainer

Friday, December 29, 2017 - 10:00am
Boone United Methodist Church (M/F) & Deerfield Ridge (W): Boone, NC

Day Break is a social model, group respite program for caregivers and their care recipiants. This program is designed to provide care recipiants with opportunities to enjoy social and recreational activities in a safe and secure environment.   Day Break meets three times a week: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am-2pm.  Day Break meeting locations are at the Boone United Methodist Church on Mondays and Fridays and Deerfield Ridge Assissted Living on Wednesdays.