National Trails Day events at Troutville, Virginia!!!
Stolen from www.roanokeoutside.com
“Be one of 300,000 people hiking his weekend as part of National Trails Day.
The annual event began in 1993 and includes hiking events from all 50 states, including this year’s Troutville Trail Days in the Troutville Town Park on Friday and Saturday. The Troutville event, in [...]
Taking a break to take a break from the craziness at the end of the school year.
Wishing you all well. Just a few days left of school and I plan to use every possible moment settling into a great summer with the rest of the Wild Donahues.
See you in a couple of days.
EventZone.Org, a non-profit organization and Downtown Roanoke’s “Event and Festival Connection,” proudly presents Roanoke’s 43rd Anniversary Celebration of Art, Music and Family!
Downtown Roanoke, VA
Memorial Day Weekend
Friday, May 25 –
Monday, May 28, 2012
Saturday 10am – 5pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm
Monday 10am – 5pm
All daytime activities are FREE!
6:30 - 10:00pm - Friday, [...]
Take a moment to watch this Dr. Drew clip, featuring Lenore Skenazy, author of Free-Range Kids, which presents thoughts about letting kids visit their local parks on their own for what she is encouraging: Take Your Kids to the Park… and Leave Them There Saturday.
This is well worth the discussion. The Donahues are taking from [...]
This comes from new Western Virginia Land Trust staffer Diana Hackenburg. The event is fun and easy and of course goes to support a great cause.
PLEASE REPLY DIRECTLY TO DIANA HACKENBURG IF YOU CAN HELP. email@example.com
Can you help with the Western Virginia Land Trust’s Race for Open Space on June 2nd in Green Hill Park? [...]
Here are some details from the National Wildlife Federation concerning their “Certified Wildlife Habitat” program. We registered our yard a few years back and have been so pleased with the results… interesting insects, bird species and other fun critters have visited our yard and brought much joy to our family.
Did you know that May has [...]
Support the Cultural Arts For Excellence by participating in the SECOND annual CAFE 5K Family Fun Run/Walk. Whether you participate in the 5K run, make a donation, or become a corporate sponsor, all money raised will benefit the Cultural Arts For Excellence that provides tutoring, and after school cultural art experiences for all students.
1616 19th Street, NW
Roanoke, VA 24017
Ashley found this wonderful blog, Hands Free Mama and posted a few of her recent blogs around on social media. We are considering it a must read… just a simple reminder of the special time with our families. Time we won’t get back.
Here’s an excerpt…
“Each minute of every day, we are presented with a choice [...]
Ashley and I have been taking turns with our copy of Jennifer Pharr Davis‘ book, Becoming Odyssa. We have really enjoyed chatting about the book and considering our future hikes together on the AT.
Particularly, we have enjoyed the stories of her connections with folks that she meets along the more than 2,100 miles of the [...]
The Roanoke Valley Greenway Commission Invites You to Join Us in the City of Roanoke for the GRAND OPENING CEREMONY for
ROANOKE RIVER GREENWAY
Memorial Avenue to Bridge Street Section
… Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 11:45 AM
Following the ribbon-cutting, sponsors of the “Bridge the Gap” campaign will present a big check, representing private donations and pledges to extend [...]