Catawba FARM Fest is coming this weekend!
Check out this video
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and then check out the details for the event on their facebook page at
Roanoke Times author Mike Allen posted details about an upcoming event for families in our of our favorite local parks, Highland Park.
Here is the beginning of the article:
“King George Inn owner Lynn Hunt has killed two birds with one stone.Highland’s Art in the Park.
She wanted to found an arts event in Roanoke that [...]
Ralph Berrier does it once again!
This is an excellent resource for families in the Roanoke Valley. Berrier’s insight to the joys, struggles and excitement of parenting here in the Roanoke Valley.
His most recent article has the kids heading back to school and the parents getting back on track of their routines.
Read the article here:
SummerSplash CANCELLED TODAY.
Loch Haven Lake
Loch Haven Lake
Sunday, August 19, 2012
We regret that Nature chose this day to rain out the last splash of summer: SummerSplash! While a rainy Sunday offers much in the way of relaxation, it won’t help the fun in the sun at Loch Haven. Our thanks to Carilion Clinic, for their efforts [...]
Safety First Day–FREE ADMISSION!!
Saturday, August 18
Safety Exhibits 10-3; Museum open 10-5
Sponsored by BB&T, Grand Home Furnishings, and The Hotel Roanoke
A day designed to encourage children and adults to stay safe and alive! Scheduled before the start of the school year, the day will feature child, traffic, pedestrian, fire and rail safety.
Check out Peer Awareness’ texting-and-driving [...]
Sunday, August 19th is 101.5 the music place’s (www.1015themusicplace.com) 2nd Annual SummerSplash, at Loch Haven Lake! Carilion Clinic is partnering to bring you even more enjoyment at SummerSplash! Bring your friends and family to one of the best events of the year! Or just enjoy the beauty of Loch Haven on their sandy beach.
Who will win [...]
2012 marks the 75th anniversary of the completion of the Appalachian Trail, the longest hiking-only footpath in the world. The original trail, roughly 2,181 miles long, took 15 years to build, and was finished on Aug. 14, 1937, when a Civilian Conservation Corps crew completed a two-mile section of the A.T. on Sugarloaf Mountain in [...]
Lately, I’ve been finding little cards promoting an upcoming local magazine called “Growing Up in the Valley” and I have been meaning to take some time to look it up.
A google search took me to their facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/growingupinthevalley) , but the only name I found attached was a Ms. Tracy Fisher. Following that link lead [...]
The Donahues are looking forward to cupcakes at Walkabout Outfitter at Valley View Mall tomorrow! They are having a grand celebration for the AT’s 75th birthday!
2012 marks the 75th anniversary of the completion of the Appalachian Trail, the longest hiking-only footpath in the world. The original trail, roughly 2,181 miles long, took 15 years to [...]