Browsing Archive: May, 2014

Mural on Bridge Street in Elkin NC

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Downtown Elkin 

The Main Street Advisory Board's mural on Twenty One & Main is now complete!! The Main Street Advisory Board, the Elkin TDA, Surry Wineries group, Chris Mahon of ACM Agency, L Payne, and Jeff and Erika (owners of the building) contributed to the costs to make this work!!  Also, Mr John Kennedy offered housing for the mural artist while he did the work, and Welborn Electric donated the lift for the artist to extend the clouds high on the wall. Thanks so much to everyone who contributed to the ...
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Cruise! Elkin shirts are now available!

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Downtown Elkin 
Look for the tent in the Wells Fargo parking lot - that is where the t-shirts are being sold!

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Elkin High School Environmental Club's hard work pays off!

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 26, 2014, In : Elkin School Events 

Have you noticed along Front Street, a beautiful display of colorful wildflowers?  That is the due to the efforts of EHS Environmental Club, and the hard work they did last winter clearing, planting and mulching wildflower seeds along Big Elkin Creek's Front Street border.  Next time you drive by, take a look!
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Elkin Trails offer a fabulous walk filled with beautiful scenery

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Sunday, May 18, 2014, In : Elkin Trails News 

Elkin's trails are now open for enjoying walks along Big Elkin Creek. The Elkin Valley Trails Association has been working hard to get these trails open to the pubic. Last Friday, a new bridge was installed to carry hikers over Big Elkin Creek and extend the trail closer to their goal.  You can start at Elkin's Municipal Park and walk along this trail up to a gong which you can ring to sound to the world, you have conquered the trail. 

This is one fun and fabulous feature of the trail, and uni...
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SRM Paintwerks will be featured on #BikerLive!

Posted by Laura Gaylord c/o Town of Elkin on Monday, May 5, 2014, In : Elkin residents make news 
The gang at SRM Paintwerks will be featured on the new Discover Channel show #BikerLive! on May 19th. They'll need your votes to win and will be competing against 2 other businesses in the country on that episode where bike shops compete to build their dream bike. Tune in and vote!  The display for their shop is on N Bridge Street, but the body  work is done in State Road. 


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