Aug 01 2017

Hollow and Home: A History of Self and Place

Hollow and Home: A History of Self and Place Fred Carlisle's book, "Hollow and Home: A History of Self and Place", set to be released August 1,2017, explores the ways the primary places in our lives shape the individuals we become and how vibrant, supportive communities can form in unexpected places. "Clover Hollow and Newport did far more than simply accept me," Carlisle...

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Jul 14 2017

September 16-Art on the Lawn

September 16-Art on the Lawn Dear patron of the arts,       In Virginia Living Magazine's "BEST OF" issue, released in June, Art on the Lawn was named the BEST ART EVENT in its Southwestern Virginia region.  This is the 6th year in a row that Art on the Lawn has placed in its TOP THREE.  The success of Art on the Lawn is due in part to people...

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July is National Hotdog Month

July is National Hot Dog Month   Who knew that July is National Hot Dog Month? We certainly didn't for awhile, but now we do and we're letting everyone know! Whether you like naked dogs, chili dogs, or more condiments on your hot dog than actual hot dog, you'll be happy to know that Giles County has more places to satisfy your hot...

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Jun 24 2017

July 15-Mountain Lake Biological Station Open House

July 15-Mountain Lake Biological Station Open House Mountain Lake Biological Station will hold its annual open house on July 15th from 1:30-5:00pm.This family-friend event is a unique opportunity to meet MLBS biologists, explore historic facilities and hiking trails, learn first hand about Station research, and understand how this research advances science and benefits the natural world. Come experience open labs, exhibits,...

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Jun 23 2017

July 1-Fireworks Celebration

July 1-Fireworks Celebration Come out to Mountain Lake Lodge on July 1 for our Fireworks Celebration! Sit back, relax and enjoy a fireworks show like no other, in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Before the show, starting at 5:3opm, is live music by Eric Gress and an outdoor all you can eat buffet! See you there!...

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Jun 23 2017

July 17- Bridge Closing

July 17- Bridge Closing (Rte. 730) In order to make necessary bridge repairs, Rte. 730 in Giles County will be closed to thru traffic beginning the morning of July 17 at 8:00am till late afternoon of August 17. The section to be closed is 0.85 miles from Route 622 and 1.25 Miles from Route 663. If you have any questions, you may...

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Oct 1st- Tour de Wolf Creek

October 1st- Tour de Wolf Creek A cycling event that spans from Narrows, VA to East River Mountain near Bluefield, WV! On Saturday, October 1st starting at noon at Ragsdale Field in Narrows, VA is the scenic Tour de Wolf Creek! You can ride as much or as little of the 53-mile course as you wish. This event helps support glasses...

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Oct 29- Narrows Fall Festival

October 29- Narrows Fall Festival From noon-9pm all are invited to come down to the Narrows Fall Festival! Join a day of fun, music, and a growing list of activities that includes:crafts & food, watercraft & paddleboards at Mill Pond, Mill Creek guided hikes, knockerball, hayrides, a photo booth, carriage rides, a car show, pumpkin painting, BINGO, a corn hole tournament, children's...

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Aug 12 2016

Oct 22 – Pembroke Heritage Festival

October 22 - Pembroke Heritage Festival It's time again for the annual Pembroke Heritage Festival! Come out for a day filled with music, vendors,  a pet show, or maybe try your hand in a round of bingo, and more! We will be located on Snidow Street to Ellen Street from 9am to 5pm. Have questions or are interested in becoming a...

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Aug 12 2016

Oct 20 – Music at the Market

October 20 - Music at the Market Music at the Market is bringing us Hot Jazz or Traditional Jazz Night at the Market! Live Dixie Land Band performance from 6-8pm will be paried with a "New Orleans style" food menu by the Farm Table! Come out to enjoy a night of great music and the opportunity to check out all our vendors...

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