Bristol Crisis Center Charity Ride
Motorcycle Charity Ride Fundraiser April 30, 2016
Event will start at Black Wolf Harley-Davidson in Bristol, VA and conclude at Quaker Steak & Lube.
Registration can be done at Black Wolf Harley-Davidson on April 30th from 1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Registration form can also be downloaded at
“Blessing of the Bikes” will be from 2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
and kick stands up at 3:00 p.m. for a 2 1/2 hr. ride

A Night in Unity
presented by LampLight Theatre
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Ross N. Robinson Middle School
1517 Jessee St. Kingsport, TN
doors open at 6:00 p.m. Service starts at 7:00 p.m.
for more information go to

Austin Springs United Methodist Church
726 South Austin Springs Road
Johnson City, TN
is hosting a Barbeque Fundraiser
When:  Saturday, April 30, 2016
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Menu consists of
Barbeque, baked beans, slaw, dessert and drink
for more information contact 423-483-1242

Singers Needed for “Liberty Celebration”
Rehearsals begin April 30, 2016
Adults and Children Choirs
For Information or Enrollment visit or call 423-276-1276

32rd Spring Garden Fair
Exchange Place Living History Farm
located at 4812 Orebank Road in Kingsport, TN
Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 12:00 noon until 5:00 p.m.
for more information call 423-288-6071
or visit their website:

The Landmarks Quartet
from Unicoi will be presenting a worship service in songs
Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Mercy Seat Ministries Church
located at I-26 Eastern Star Exit

ETSU Classes of 1996 and Golden 50’s Club members
meet at Centre at Millennium Park
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Registration and brunch
for more information contact
ETSU Alumni Office 423-439-4218
Saturday, May 7, 2016  at 8:00 a.m.
ETSU Class of 1966 will have breakfast
at Reece Museum before leading the
Class of 2016 at Commencement.
for more information contact the Registrar’s Office
at 423-439-4230

The Haven of Rest Rescue Mission
A Magical Banquet
Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Bristol Train Station
Reservations Only – Limited Seating
for more information go to:
or call 423-968-2011

Marriage Restored Weekend in Charleston, SC
May 13-15
For more information you may go to our web site at
Don & Lynn Wynn, 859-608-0493 or Email:

The Autism Society of East Tennessee is excited to announce the launch of a fully-featured autism directory through
The new site has over 300 different autism-related listings for families and individuals to view, with more to be added over the coming months.
There are many ways to search the directory, making ASDhub a simple and accessible site to use not only for those families and individuals affected by autism,
but also for businesses who have an autism related service to provide.

Volunteer Opportunities

Remote Area Medical (RAM) Massive Health Care Outreaches
RAM is in need of volunteers, church and civic organizations, dentists, and donations to help make these events successful. To register as a volunteer please apply at

Trail Life USA
A new organization in the Tri-Cities seeking leaders and participants.

Most guys want exciting outdoor adventure with their friends. We’ve got that! Trips and travel? That, too. Camping. Check. Physical and mental challenge? Yep. And awards? Of course! Trail Life USA is a Christian adventure, character, and leadership program for young men. The K-12 program centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow on a personal level and as a role model and leader for his peers. Living the Trail Life is a journey established on timeless values derived from the Bible.

International Student Exchange
Seeking caring families to host international high school students.
(844) 556-6688

CASA (Court-Appointed Special Advocates)
Seeking volunteers to work with abused and neglected children.

The Oasis of Kingsport
The Oasis is a Christ-centered women’s day center where women are considered “guests.” Guests can do 2 loads of laundry (including the laundry products), get free haircuts,  take free hot showers with towels and toiletries provided, and utilize free WIFI and computer access for job searching and college applications. The Oasis is looking for volunteers. If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Dianne Scott at (423) 392-1137.

Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN
Holston Valley Medical Center has several volunteer opportunities: Main Lobby/Reception, CCU Waiting Area, Waterfall Lobby, Guest Services, Same Day Surgery, Outpatient Radiology, Beverage Cart, Mail/Magazine Delivery. Volunteers are also needed at Kingsport Hematology/Oncology and Johnson City Cancer Center. Hours vary. If interested, contact Karen Fox
at 423-224-6041 or email

Heavenly Homes (aka The Big Black Bus)
Heavenly Homes (aka The Big Black Bus) parks near Munsey Memorial Presbyterian in downtown Johnson City every Sunday morning at 8:30am. Bus Director, Tom Campbell, and volunteers provide a place to warm up, get a cup of hot coffee, a fresh doughnut, and other needed items such as winter wear, blankets and health and beauty aids. They also minister to the people one on one as well as have a time of worship and Bible study. If you know someone in need of hope or you would like to volunteer, please come or contact Tom Campbell, Assistant Pastor, The Vineyard

Welcomes volunteer physicians, nurses, dentists, care technicians, and maintenance help.
(423) 256-2408 visit the web site

Welcomes volunteers to help with weekly food distributions, which take place at the church every Monday from 8 – 11 a.m.,
and with monthly food deliveries, which are made every second Saturday and begin at 8:30 a.m. 
Canned food donations are also accepted.  For more information please visit

Lamp Light Theatre
Welcomes volunteers for parking attendants, ushers, and concession workers. Call (423) 348-7610

First Priority Blue Ridge
Welcomes volunteers for events such as concerts, Pledge 2 Purity and Campus Ministry Training.  If you wish to volunteer for these events, and/or want to be informed on what events are coming to our community, please email at

Small Miracles Therapeutic Equestrian Center
Small Miracles needs leaders, sidewalkers, program support, and barn help. Volunteers needed for entire sessions or one a hour a month. Please contact Linda McBride at 423-349-1111 for more information.

You may mail your church and community news to us (two weeks in advance, if possible) to:
 WHCB 91.5 FM Church/Community News
PO Box 2061
Bristol, TN 37621-2061
or “Connect with WHCB”