Apr 29- Kairos Open Trail Day

Your Chance to Check Out Kairos Wilderness Resort   Giles County, VA- Kairos Wilderness Resort, home to the recent New River 500, is opening its gates and trails for one-day only, this Saturday for all who want to experience the motorsports destination. This time for one-day only, guests are invited to the Open Trail Day. Saturday, April 29th from 9am until 6pm...

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Apr 28 & May 5- Newport Cares Free Lunch Fridays

Newport Cares Free Lunch Fridays   Newport Cares Free Lunch Fridays is coming to the Newport Community Center April 28th and May 5th.  Individuals and groups will be needed to help prepare and deliver lunches for the needy and elderly of the community.   A free lunch will be served at the Newport Community Center each Friday from 11:30 a.m.—1:00 p.m. with lunch deliveries...

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Memories Made at the Muddy ACCE Race

ACCE April Column Memories Made at the Muddy ACCE Race Giles County, VA- The weather is warming up and participants of the Muddy ACCE Race are reflecting back on the fun times at the inaugural event. Well over 300 participants made lasting memories at the 5k, obstacle course mud run, held on the banks of the New River Water Trail in Glen...

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Muddy ACCE Race Event is Fun!

ACCE March Column Muddy ACCE Race Event is Fun!   Giles County- The unseasonably warm weather has students looking forward to summer and the school years beyond. Access to Community College Education program students look forward to their next year in the program, and seniors in high school are making big decisions about their future. The Access to Community College program in Giles...

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Apr 22- VIRGINIA’S OUTDOOR LOVERS EXPO

  VIRGINIA’S OUTDOOR LOVERS EXPO The 2017 Virginia’s Outdoor Lovers Expo to be held April 22nd at Bisset Park in Radford, Virginia. From our friends at the New River Valley Regional Commission. Radford, VA – The Virginia’s Outdoor Lovers Expo is coming to the New River Valley, April 22nd. This free, family-friendly event will be held at Bisset Park in Radford from 10:00am to...

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Rally Southwest Virginia Arrives in Narrows

Rally Southwest Virginia Arrives in Narrows   Giles County, VA- Rally Southwest Virginia is building community leadership capacity and reinforcing collaborative communities across the region of Southwest Virginia. The region consisting of 19 counties from Giles to the far southwest counties in Virginia, has embraced this program and others to find creative outlets for suppressed economies and the revitalization for downtown areas.   The...

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Free Workshop- Social Media How To’s for Business & Civic Organizations

Social Media  How-To’s       FREE WORKSHOP   Date: Wednesday, March 29   Time: 9:30am-11am   Doors will open at 9:15am. Come early to enjoy networking and breakfast treats & coffee sponsored by Pemtel.   Location: 19th Hole at Castle Rock, 900 Castle Rock Drive, Pembroke, VA   RSVP: Tourism@GilesCounty.org or (540) 921-2079 by Tuesday, March 28th.   Who Should Attend? Any business, attraction, civic or community organization that utilizes or wishes to utilize Facebook,...

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Pearisburg Woman’s Club Soup and Sandwich Luncheon

March 17th Soup & Sandwich Luncheon Download FORM to place your order for the 2017 Soup & Sandwich Luncheon. Orders must be placed by March 14th. Pick up on March 17th from the Pearisburg United Methodist Church from 11am-1pm. Businesses can request delivery. (See details on form.)   Learn more about the Pearisburg Junior Woman's Club on FACEBOOK.   ...

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March 24 and 25th Celebrity Chef Dinner

Palisades Restaurant to host annual Celebrity Chef Dinner The 8th Annual Celebrity Chef Dinner is happening on March 24 & 25 at The Palisades Restaurant. Don't miss out on this amazing 6 courses, 6 wines, & 6 chefs experience. Click HERE to purchase tickets online. You are also welcome to call the restaurant at 540-626-2828. From our friends at The Palisades Restaurant: This will...

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Who Knew- Giles County a Spring Break Destination!

Spring Break Immersion Program Students Visit & Work in Narrows, VA Students from the College of the Holy Cross are visiting multiple locations in Giles County this week. Arriving on Saturday and staying until Friday evening, these students are supporting multiple community projects through their alternative spring break vacation.   This morning we visited with Narrows High School teacher, Mr. Dennis Kidd, & Narrows...

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