Press Releases

October 2022


Library Hosts Breast Cancer Walk and Workshop

High Point Public Library to Host Author Event

High Point Museum Recruiting Docents

High Point Museum Plans Ghost Stories Event

High Point Fire Department Marks Fire Prevention Week at The Farmers Market

High Point Public Services Gives Storm Debris Instructions


September 2022 


Trash to Treasure Community Art Project Postponed

Ingleside Compost Facility Closed For Potential Severe Weather

Trash to Treasure Community Art Project Comes to High Point Farmers Market

City to Lower Piedmont Lake Water Level for Dredging

Library Presents Integrative Health Workshop

High Point Farmers Market Celebrates Constitution Day

High Point Museum Plans BBQ Bash

High Point Public Library To Host Bestselling Author Charlie Lovett

Sensory Garden Receives Major Gift From the Lenny Peters Foundation

High Point Museum Holds Ceremony for Eagle Scout Project Community Benches

Keep High Point Beautiful Youth Advisory Council Accepting Applications

The Story of Barbecue in N.C. Exhibit Opening at High Point Museum


August 2022


City of High Point and CivicBrand Host Community Branding Pop-up Event Series

Library Hosts Fall Vegetable Gardens Class

Historic Preservation Commission Accepting Applications

Tyler Berrier to Become Electric Utilities Director

Library Presents Integrative Health Workshop

Library to Host Virtual Author Event 

High Point Historical Society Completes Grant Project for Museum Digital Collection

High Point Public Library Hosts Sign Language Story Time


July 2022


HCG to Build its First New Affordable Home in High Point

City of High Point Human Relations To Host Annual Summer Jubilee

Library Hosts Fall Gardening Class

Domestic Art Exhibit Showing Community Quilt at The High Point Museum

Household Hazardous Waste disposal event on August 6


June 2022


Wastewater Spill Near Glyn Water Lane

Library Hosts Beekeeping Demonstration

High Point Museum Launches App

High Point Public Library to Host Annual Health Fair

Friends of High Point Public Library Plan Summer Book Sale

High Point Human Relations Department Provides Washington Terrace Park Pool Passes to Qualifying Children

City Hosts Drop-in Session on Public Review Draft of the Sign Ordinance

Historical Society Hosts Two Summer Interns at Museum

High Point Museum Plans English Country Dances

High Point Public Library Introduces Power of Produce Club


May 2022


COHP Hires New Assistant City Manager and New Planning Director

Human Relations Commission to Host Interest Meetings for Subcommittee Volunteers

Library to Host Community Festival

Library to Host Mini Teaching Garden Demonstration

Historical Society Tours Bienenstock Furniture Library

City Offers Sign Regulation Draft for Review


April 2022


City Partners to Host Operation Inasmuch April 30, 2022

High Point Public Library Offers New Entertaining And Educational Digital Content

High Point Public Library to Host Virtual Tai Chi Sessions

High Point Public Library Named Finalist for 2022 IMLS National Medal for Museum and Library Service

High Point Public Library Eliminates Non-Resident Fees for Library Cards

Lions Club Mobile Vision Screening Unit to Visit High Point Public Library

Library to Host Virtual Author Event

Water Quality Preventative Maintenance Program


March 2022


Robby Stone to Become Public Services Director

Domestic Art Exhibit Showing Two New Quilts at the High Point Museum

Friends of High Point Public Library Plan Spring Book Sale

One High Point Commission Now Accepting Applications

Library Community Festival Postponed

Sensory Garden Project Receives Matching Gift From Congdon Family Foundation

High Point Museum Celebrates National Quilting Day with Three Programs

DATE CHANGE - City to Host Public Meetings for Input on Annual Action Plan Funding

Library Hosts Community Festival

Library to Host Bystander Intervention Workshop


February 2022


City to Host Public Meetings for Input on Annual Action Plan Funding

High Point Public Services Hosts Same-Day Hiring Event

Domestic Art Exhibit to Open at the High Point Museum

High Point Selected for Bloomberg Harvard Collaboration Track

Museum Hosts Virtual Genealogy Series

High Point Public Library to Host Free Health Screening


January 2022

February Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

Winter Wipeout 2022

Public Service Grant Funds Available to High Point Nonprofit Organizations

Museum Hosts Virtual Genealogy Series

Chase Clark Receives Human Relations Humanitarian Award

Environmental Services Collections Canceled

City to Operate on Two-Hour Delay

City Prepares for Inclement Winter Weather

Jeremy Coble to Become Customer Service Director

Message From the Mayor on Covid-19 Omicron Variant Transmission