Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 10.17.19
Oct
17
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 10.17.19

Come write with us on Thursday, October 17th 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.

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Spalted Word Open Mic 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY // Sunnyside Mercantile Winston-Salem, NC  10.17.19
Oct
17
7:00 PM19:00

Spalted Word Open Mic 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY // Sunnyside Mercantile Winston-Salem, NC 10.17.19

OUR WINSTON-SALEM OPEN MIC IS TURNING ONE YEAR OLD! Join us for this special event with featured performer, Tripp Lott, who will be telling animated spooky stories from the South! This Spalted Word Open Mic is just down the mountain in Winston-Salem, NC! 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 week. 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.

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Group Hike // Summit Trail, Elk Knob State Park 10.26.19
Oct
26
2:00 PM14:00

Group Hike // Summit Trail, Elk Knob State Park 10.26.19

It is leaf peeping season!! Join us Saturday, October 26th from 2:00-5:00 PM for one of our FAVORITE hikes on the Summit Trail at Elk Knob State Park. This moderate 4 mile (roundtrip) hike offers picturesque views of North Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. Join us at the top of the world! We hope to see you there!

WHAT TO BRING: Please wear comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing (no harm in bringing a winter hat, just in case!). Please bring your own water bottle. Apples will be provided!

WHERE TO MEET: 5564 Meat Camp Rd, Todd, NC 28684. Follow the driveway straight until you reach a dead end in the Summit Trail Head parking lot.

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Character Building Writing Workshop // Foggy Pine Books, Boone NC 10.30.19
Oct
30
5:30 PM17:30

Character Building Writing Workshop // Foggy Pine Books, Boone NC 10.30.19

NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is just around the corner! As November approaches, OYM is here to help you make your characters believable and bring your story to life! Come out to Foggy Pine Books on Wednesday, October 30th from 5:30-7:00 PM for a character building writing workshop lead by local poet and writer, Kat Dolan. Get ready to challenge your pen this November and write with us October 30th!

WHAT TO BRING: All supplies will be provided! Simply bring yourself and a friend!

WHERE TO MEET: Foggy Pine Books, 471 W King St, Boone, NC 28607

$5 is the suggested donation for this event. All proceeds go to helping us curate more events like this!

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Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 10.14.19
Oct
14
5:30 PM17:30

Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 10.14.19

Join us Monday, September 9th 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.

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Passion Talk with Makeup Artist and Drag Queen, Andrew Donohue // The Greenhouse, Boone NC 9.29.19
Sep
29
4:00 PM16:00

Passion Talk with Makeup Artist and Drag Queen, Andrew Donohue // The Greenhouse, Boone NC 9.29.19

We are incredibly excited to be collaborating with the talented Asheville-based makeup artist & drag queen, Andrew Donohue. Andrew will be speaking about how he found his passion while giving make-overs to volunteers at the event! Join us Sunday, September 29th from 4:00-6:00 PM for this very special event!

WHERE TO MEET: The Greenhouse 164 South Depot Street, Boone, NC

WHAT TO BRING: Bring a friend! Light snacks will be provided.

$5 donation is suggested for this event to help support OYM and future artists collaborations!

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Remembering Mental Opportunity Yoga Class with Noelle Austin // Avery Community Yoga, Banner Elk, NC 9.26.19
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Remembering Mental Opportunity Yoga Class with Noelle Austin // Avery Community Yoga, Banner Elk, NC 9.26.19

This yoga class honoring Suicide Prevention month will be an emotionally moving experience. Noelle Austin, owner of Avery Community Yoga, will be leading us in a mindful practice dedicated to the loved ones we have lost to suicide. Join us Thursday, September 26th from 7:00-8:30 PM as we remember loved ones and take the time to honor their spirits by taking the time to care for our mental health.

WHAT TO BRING: Please bring your own water bottle and wear comfortable yoga attire. If possible, please bring your own yoga mat.

WHERE TO MEET: Avery Community Yoga, 185 Azalea Circle Southwest Banner Elk, NC 28604, Located in the Historic Banner Elk School

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

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.26.19
Sep
26
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.26.19

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.

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Open Mic // Spalted Word Winston-Salem, NC  8.19.19
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic // Spalted Word Winston-Salem, NC 8.19.19

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! 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 week. 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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.19.19
Sep
19
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.19.19

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.

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Unlocking Your Syllables' Rhythm with Kat Dolan // Foggy Pine Books PINE, Boone, NC 9.16.19
Sep
16
5:30 PM17:30

Unlocking Your Syllables' Rhythm with Kat Dolan // Foggy Pine Books PINE, Boone, NC 9.16.19

Join us Monday, August 16th from 5:30-7:00 PM for ‘Unlocking Your Syllables’ Rhythm’, a writing workshop lead by local performance poet & OYM Founder, Kat Dolan. Kat will be illustrating how music can provide and maintain a unique rhythm and feel when writing, followed by a writing prompt. All writers are welcome, beginners are adored!

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

WHERE TO MEET: Foggy Pine Books, 471 W King St, Boone, NC 28607

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

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App State Out of Your Mind Club Interest Meeting // Sanford Mall, ASU Campus Boone, NC 9.15.19
Sep
15
6:00 PM18:00

App State Out of Your Mind Club Interest Meeting // Sanford Mall, ASU Campus Boone, NC 9.15.19

We are expanding onto college campuses!! OYM is very excited to announce that we will be holding an interest meeting on Sunday, September 15th from 6:00-7:00 PM on the Sanford Mall! Founder & Executive Director, Kat Dolan, will be talking to students who are interested in being a part of the very FIRST Out of Your Mind college club and asking for ten students to sign up to help establish the club! If you or someone you know would be interested in being apart of this exciting, please come to Sanford Mall Sunday, September 15th! We can’t wait to start this journey with you and help prevent social isolation and suicide right here in Boone!

WHERE TO MEET: Sanford Mall, ASU Campus 400 Locust Street, Boone NC. Please meet us on the Mall in front of Dougherty Hall.

WHAT TO BRING: Yourself and a friend!

This is a FREE event.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.12.19
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.12.19

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.

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Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 9.9.19
Sep
9
5:30 PM17:30

Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 9.9.19

Join us Monday, September 9th 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.

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Group Hike // Tanawha trail Via Beacon Heights, NC 9.7.19
Sep
7
2:00 PM14:00

Group Hike // Tanawha trail Via Beacon Heights, NC 9.7.19

Start off Suicide Prevention Month right with a beautiful hike on one of best trails in the High Country! This 5 mile round-trip hike along the Tanawha Trail will start and end at the breathtaking Beacon Heights bald and lead us through late summer’s gorgeous flora and fauna. Join us Saturday, September 7th from 2:00-4:30 PM. Snacks will be provided!

WHAT TO BRING: Please bring your own water bottle and wear comfortable hiking clothes and footwear with a good grip.

WHERE TO MEET: Beacon Heights Parking Lot, Milepost 305.2 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Please click here for directions.

This is a FREE event.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.5.19
Sep
5
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 9.5.19

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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.29.19
Aug
29
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.29.19

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.

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Poetic Forms Writing Workshop with Kat Dolan // Bald Guy Brew, Blowing Rock, NC 8.26.19
Aug
26
5:30 PM17:30

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!

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.22.19
Aug
22
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.22.19

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.

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Open Mic // Spalted Word Winston-Salem, NC  8.15.19
Aug
15
7:00 PM19:00

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! 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 week. 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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.15.19
Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.15.19

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.

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Flower Picking & Bouquet Arranging at Springhouse Farm //  Springhouse Farm, Vilas NC 8.15.19
Aug
15
1:30 PM13:30

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.

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Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 8.12.219
Aug
12
5:30 PM17:30

Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 8.12.219

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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.8.19
Aug
8
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.8.19

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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.1.19
Aug
1
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 8.1.19

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.

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Evening Potluck & Live Music! // Valle Crucis Park, Valle Crucis, NC 7.26.19
Jul
26
6:30 PM18:30

Evening Potluck & Live Music! // Valle Crucis Park, Valle Crucis, NC 7.26.19

There is nothing better than music here in the mountains! Join us Friday, July 26th at 6:30-9:00 PM as we spend the evening sharing a delicious potluck and listening to The Lucky Strikes Orchestra with the grace of the Valle Crucis hollar as our evening landscape. Click here for more information about Valle Crucis Community Park and Music in the Valle!

WHAT TO BRING: A potluck dish to share! Please bring your own plate & drinking cup to reduce waste!! Silverware and blankets to sit on will be provided! BYO Chair if you would like!

WHERE TO MEET: We will be meeting at Valle Crusic Community Park towards the back in line with center stage!

Donations to Valle Crucis Park are suggested for this event! Help support our loving, local non-profit organizations!

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.25.19
Jul
25
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.25.19

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.

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Mind-Body Yoga & Potluck // Zion Valley Farm Zionville, NC 7.20.2019
Jul
20
4:00 PM16:00

Mind-Body Yoga & Potluck // Zion Valley Farm Zionville, NC 7.20.2019

ASU student, Ginna Martineau, has kindly chosen to collaborate with OYM for her Recreation Management class, bringing us a special mid-summer treat! Join us Saturday, July 20th from 4:00-7:00 PM at Zion Valley Farm in Zionville, NC for a 45 minute yoga class/15 minute meditation lead by Kelsi Butler of Wilderness Yoga Co. followed by an outdoor potluck with views of Snake Mountain! This is truly not to be missed!

WHERE TO MEET: 2641 NC-88, Zionville, NC. From Boone, head North on King Street/US 421 towards Mountain City, TN. Cross the state line into Tennessee. Turn right onto Hwy 67. Follow this road for approx. 2.5 miles (crossing back into North Carolina). Zion Valley Farm will be on your left hand side…look for the white picket fence and white house!

WHAT TO BRING: Please bring a yoga mat and potluck dish to share! Please also bring your own plate & drinking cup to reduce waste!! Silverware and blankets to sit on will be provided!

$10 is the suggested donation for this event.

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Open Mic // Spalted Word Winston-Salem, NC  7.18.19
Jul
18
7:00 PM19:00

Open Mic // Spalted Word Winston-Salem, NC 7.18.19

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! 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 week. 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.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.18.19
Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.18.19

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.

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After Hours Museum Tour & Watercolor Workshop // BRAHM Museum, Blowing Rock, NC  7.16.19
Jul
16
6:00 PM18:00

After Hours Museum Tour & Watercolor Workshop // BRAHM Museum, Blowing Rock, NC 7.16.19

Out of Your Mind is collaborating with our friends at BRAHM in Blowing Rock, NC for a special after hours tour of the current watercolor paintings and incredible fibers exhibit followed by an outdoor watercolor workshop lead by local artist, Kayla Reische! Join us from 6:00-8:00 PM on Tuesday, July 16th in beautiful Blowing Rock for a creative summer evening in the mountains!

WHERE TO MEET: 159 Ginny Stevens Lane, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

This is a FREE event.

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Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.11.19
Jul
11
6:00 PM18:00

Daybreak Writing Workshop with Sean Townsend // Winston-Salem, NC 7.11.19

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.

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Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 7.8.219
Jul
8
5:30 PM17:30

Open Mic // Foggy Minds at Foggy Pine Books 7.8.219

Join us Monday, July 8th 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.

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Evening Potluck & Live Music! // Valle Crucis Park, Valle Crucis, NC
Jun
28
6:30 PM18:30

Evening Potluck & Live Music! // Valle Crucis Park, Valle Crucis, NC

There is nothing better than music here in the mountains! Join us as we spend the evening sharing a delicious potluck and listening to the Blues tunes of Roots & Dore with the grace of the Valle Crucis hollar as our evening landscape. Click here for more information about Valle Crucis Community Park and Music in the Valle!

WHAT TO BRING: A potluck dish to share! Please bring your own plate & drinking cup to reduce waste!! Silverware and blankets to sit on will be provided! BYO Chair if you would like!

WHERE TO MEET: We will be meeting at Valle Crusic Community Park towards the back in line with center stage!

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