April 22, 2015
Earth Day broadens the base of support for environmental programs, rekindles public commitment and builds community activism around the world through a broad range of events and activities. Earth Day is the largest civic event in the world, celebrated simultaneously around the globe by people of all backgrounds, faiths and nationalities. More than a billion people participate in our campaigns every year.
AWWA National Drinking Water Week
May 3-9, 2015
National Drinking Water Week is sponsored by the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and is dedicated to increasing public awareness and involvement in drinking water issues. As a member of the AWWA, Erwin Utilities will recognize National Drinking Water Week the first week of May – come celebrate with us!
May 9, 2015
Join residents of Flag Pond and the people of Unicoi County, Tennessee at the annual Flag Pond Ramp Festival on Saturday May 9, 2015, in the Town of Flag Pond at the Flag Pond Community Center. There will be a variety of live Bluegrass, Country, and Gospel bands playing your favorite ‘Down Home’ songs. There will be crafts and events for children.
The Wayne Scott Strawberry Festival is held each May during the peak of our very own Scott’s strawberry season. At this local tradition you can satisfy your strawberry carvings with an abundance of strawberry desserts, take your “best shot” at the dunking booth – which has been known to occasionally be occupied by county officials, enjoy live music performed by local talent and much, much more! Consider making this Unicoi County tradition one of your own – and don’t forget the strawberries!