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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ACCE February Column- Muddy ACCE Race Equals Family Fun

Muddy ACCE Race Equals Family Fun While we recently celebrated Valentine’s Day and are spreading the love with those around us, the Access to Community College Education program-paired with New River Community College- wants to share some love with our local young people. Our program in Giles County is dedicated to helping students and families with every step of their journey....

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Mar 8th- Ribbon Cutting Event at Christian Mission

Ribbon Cutting Event at Giles County Christian Mission The Giles County Christian Service Mission will host a Ribbon-Cutting event to celebrate the expansion of its food pantry and to formally announce its new partnership with Feeding America Southwest Virginia Wednesday, March 8 at 9:00 a.m. Additionally, the Mission is excited to announce the expansion of its operating hours to include Saturdays...

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Giles Public Schools Kindergarten Registration

Giles County Public Schools Kindergarten Registration Registration is for Giles County children five years old on or before September 30, 2017    NARROWS ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE- March 29 http://nems.gilesk12.org 540-726-2391 9:00 - 10:30 (A-J) 10:00 - 11:30 (K-O) 1:00 - 2:15 (P-Z)   MACY McCLAUGHERTY- April 5 http://mms.gilesk12.org 540-921-1363 9:00 - 10:30 (A-J) 10:00 - 11:30 (K-O) 1:00 - 2:15 (P-Z)   EASTERN ELEMENTARY/MIDDLE- April 12 http://eems.gilesk12.org 540-626-7281 9:00 - 10:30 (A-J) 10:00 - 11:30 (K-O) 1:00 - 2:15 (P-Z) For more information or if you cannot...

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Narrows & Pearisburg Head Start Accepting Applications

Narrows & Pearisburg Head Start Accepting Applications New River Community Action, Head Start is now taking applications for the 2017-2018 school year. New River Community Action, Head Start is a FREE, family-based preschool program that prepares children, engages families and community partners for school readiness. The program serves income-eligible children ages 3-5. Head Start provides services: Monday-Friday, Full Day Classrooms Available   For registration information call: NRCA Administrative offices...

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Valentine’s Day Instagram Sweepstakes

Valentine's Day Instagram Sweepstakes Click HERE to learn more about Virginia Tourism Valentine's Day Instagram Sweepstakes.   Don't forget we have a LOVEWorks in Newport visible from Rt. 42, Blue Grass Trail....

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Show Your Love for Giles County

Show Your Love for Giles County  Giles County, VA- Those who live in or visit Giles County usually have one or multiple places or people that they have a connection with and love!   For some it may be a scenic overlook, others it may be the mountain biking path through the mountains, even some may have a relaxing cabin that is perfect...

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