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Out

Of Your

Mind

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events

FOGGY MINDS OPEN MIC // FOGGY PINE BOOKS 8.12.19

Join us Monday, August 12th from 5:30-7:00 PM for Foggy Minds Open Mic at Foggy Pine Books on King Street in downtown Boone! This will be a reoccurring event so mark your calendars for the 2nd Monday of every month! Musicians, Poets, Comedians and Magicians WELCOME! Sets are 15 mins. Questions? Email us at info@outofyourmind.us

This is a FREE event.

Flower Picking & Bouquet Arranging at Springhouse Farm // Springhouse Farm, Vilas NC 8.15.19

Springhouse Farms has graciously offered to donate half of their proceeds from bouquets to OYM for the month of August! We are OVERJOYED to be the recipient of their Flowers for a Cause and are EVEN MORE excited to be gathering flowers with Springhouse Farm owner, Amy Fielder, to help stock her booth at Boone’s Saturday farmers market! Join us Thursday, August 15th from 1:30-2:30 PM for an afternoon of flower picking on the farm. We cannot wait to see you there!

WHAT TO BRING: Yourself and a friend! This is a perfect summer afternoon activity!

WHERE TO MEET: Springhouse Farm 433 Silverstone Rd, Vilas, NC 28692

This is a FREE event.

Open Mic // Spalted Word, Winston-Salem NC 8.15.19

We love Open Mic so much we’ve decided to host not one, but TWO Open Mics each month! This Spalted Word Open Mic is just down the mountain in Winston-Salem, NC and takes place every 3rd Thursday of the month! Join us at Sunnyside Mercantile on Trade Street in downtown Winston-Salem from 7:00-9:00 PM for a wonderful open mic event with a different feature performer each month. Show up an hour early at 6:00PM for a FREE creative writing workshop with Sean Townsend, the curator of Daybreak writing workshop!

WHERE TO MEET: Sunnyside Mercantile 724 N Trade St NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27127

This is a FREE event.

POETIC FORMS WRITING WORKSHOP WITH KAT DOLAN // BALD GUY BREW, BLOWING ROCK, NC 8.26.19

Brush off your notebook and grab a pen—We are exploring poetic forms together this month with local performance poet & OYM Founder, Kat Dolan! Join us Monday, August 26th from 5:30-6:45 PM at Bald Guy Brew on Main Street in Blowing Rock, NC for a poetic forms writing workshop. All writers are welcome, beginners are adored!

WHAT TO BRING: Yourself and a friend! All supplies will be provided.

WHERE TO MEET: Bald Guys Brew 1116-2 Main St, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

A $5 donation is suggested for this event. All proceeds go to supporting more Out of Your Mind events!

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC

*EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT!*

Every Thursday evening from 6:00-7:00 PM, Sean Townsend, Language Artist and OYM’s Creative Director, leads a writing workshop at Sunnyside Mercantile in downtown Winston-Salem, NC. Sean focuses his craft in The Rhyme Spectrum Theory, a theory he developed himself. while also leading workshops on a wide range of topics, including poetic form and performance.

WHERE TO MEET: Sunnyside Mercantile, 724 N Trade St NW, Winston-Salem, NC 27127

This is a FREE event.


 

OUR

MISSION

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M I S S I O N:

Out of Your Mind combats social isolation through creative peer support & reframes mental illness as a mental opportunity.

 

V I S I O N:

Through local, social events and mental engagement, Out of Your Mind fosters a creative space for participants to feel and grow in emotional intelligence. With the support of the community, Out of Your Mind inspires self-care, self-confidence, self-love, communication & resilience.


who have we reached?

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Success for us means building a community that supports each other’s mental opportunity
— Kat Dolan, Founder & Executive Director

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