A few hundred people gathered around the Mill Pond at Haywood Community College for the first Mountain Echoes Jammin' event. Young and old alike enjoyed the music, dancing and fun. The second free bluegrass jammin' session will be held on the main campus on Tuesday, August 21. The Hominy Valley Boys will kick off the event joined by other local musicians. Kim Ross will demonstrate traditional flat foot buck dancing. All area musicians are encouraged to bring their instruments and join the fun. Participants should bring their lawn chairs and blankets. Refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information on this event, please call 627-4580 or 564-5106.