Category Archives: Events

Job Posting: Head Chef for Inn

The Highland Center is looking for a chef to work with us on reopening the Black Sheep Tavern and Monterey Dining Room at the Highland Inn- to start immediately. We will be opening the restaurant this summer with a Farm to … Continue reading

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Revitalizing a Main Street Icon

Last fall, the future of the Highland Inn was unclear.  The 111 year-old hotel, a National Landmark building that is the county’s largest lodging facility, closed its doors due to financial constraints and the need for major upgrades.  The Highland … Continue reading

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Local Foods for Young and Old

It has been another great year for the Highland Farmers’ Market, with neighbors coming together to purchase the freshest local produce, meat, dairy and more.  The Market, which runs every Friday afternoon through September, saw record-breaking sales this summer as … Continue reading

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Thank You Ethan!

This summer The Highland Center welcomed intern Ethan Strickler, a graduate student at the University of Virginia School of Urban and Environmental Planning.  Ethan helped the Center create a strategic plan for moving into the new renovated building with ramped-up … Continue reading

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Renovation Making Progress

After many years of planning and fundraising, The Highland Center broke ground on its historic renovation project in March, led by Lantz Construction Company of Broadway, VA with several local subcontractors.  Many improvements are already underway. Demolition is almost complete, including … Continue reading

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