building front with display
Jul 31 2018

Pembroke receives RALLY Grant

Town of Pembroke receives Rally Grant   If you happen to drive by the Pembroke Town Hall you can’t help but notice the new art display on the front of the building. It was made possible by the RALLY Southwest Virginia Grant. Several local Pembroke residents were involved in pulling it all together.     The drift wood in the fishing hole and the canoe...

Share Post
Read More

Top 10 Things To Do Before Summer Ends

Top 10 Things To Do Before Summer Ends Even though summer is coming to an end, there’s still several sunny days left for some summer fun! The time is NOW to find an adventure here in Giles County before the school bells start ringing and the colors of the leaves start changing. There is an abundance of fun activities that you...

Share Post
Read More
Painted rock from Giles
Nov 16 2017

Giles County Children’s Rock Project

Giles County Children's Rock Project Giles County, VA- The past two weeks in Giles County have been a flurry of fun, creative activity. The Giles Early Education Project (GEEP), Giles County School Board, and faculty and students have engaged in a massive and ambitious public art project. Lynn Hill of GEEP shared in an email that their plans are to have...

Share Post
Read More
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...

Share Post
Read More

Sept 17 – Art on the Lawn + Market

September 17 - Art on the Lawn + Market Mark it- September 17th from 10-4pm the annual Art on the Lawn and Kids Art Adventure in front of Pearisburg's Courthouse- rain or shine! Art on the Lawn is Giles Art Council's annual juried fine art show that has been selected as one of the top three Art Events in Southwest VA...

Share Post
Read More
May 13 2016

May 21- Newport Recreation Center Open House & Pig Roast

May 21- Newport Recreation Center Open House & Pig Roast Giles County, VA- Just off Route 460, 8 miles west of Blacksburg there sits the charming, historic, Village of Newport. While the Village is home to few; many enjoy using Route 42 as a bicycle route, stopping to see the century-old Sinking Creek Covered Bridge, or visiting the oldest continuous fair...

Share Post
Read More
Apr 28 2016

Giles County to be featured at the Moss Arts Center

May 19-July 3 Giles County to be featured at the Moss Arts Center Original article posted by Virginia Tech News: http://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2016/04/cfa-youngartists16.html    See the beautiful landscape of Giles County, Virginia, through the eyes of the county’s young artists during the new exhibition, “Young Artists: Home.” Presented by the Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech, the exhibition features a collection of elementary and middle...

Share Post
Read More