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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 school student work showcasing the landscapes of their home. Running from May 19-July 3 in the Ruth C. Horton Gallery,  the exhibition will open with a reception on Thursday, May 19,...

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Narrows Gift Shop Mother’s Day Special

Narrows Gift Shop Mother's Day Special NARROWS GIFT SHOP HAS A SPECIAL FOR ALL MOMS and LIKE-A-MOMS~   SURPRISE! "A Surprise for Mom” Drawing Register your Mom at Narrows Gift Shop for a chance to win a $25 Gift Certificate to NGS. $1 donation to register. Multiple registrations allowed. Drawing to be held Friday, May 6. (And we'll throw in a Mother's Day card and phone call to let the winning Mom know!) HOURS: Wed 11-5pm Thur 11-9pm Fri 11-5pm Gift Shop Gals  ...

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April 23, 2016- Sustainable Viticulture at JBR Vineyards

April 23, 2016- Sustainable Viticulture at JBR Vineyards 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. JBR Vineyards, 1251 Springdale Road (Not GPS-able. Go 1.8 miles up Springdale Road from Trigg. No facilities.)   Learn about sustainable viticulture practices Site selection Erosion control Water usage How to minimize use of pesticides Fertilizer usage Composting Animal control More See a working wine grape vineyard Observe planting techniques Other related topics: trellising, vine pruning, vine density Ask questions Here are driving directions to the vineyard: From I81 exit 98, take Rt. 100 North. Go through Dublin, past the airport, over Cloyd's Mountain, through Poplar Hill. At the Staffordsville bridge, turn right on Eggleston Road (sign says "To 730"). Go 1.9...

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Free Marketing Workshop for Local Food Producers and Artisans on April 28

April 21-How to Grow Food Products For Sale Local growers and producers are invited to a free workshop on growing produce for direct sales on April 21,  9 to noon, at the Giles Lifesaving and Rescue Squad Building in Pearisburg. Speaker Allen Straw, Area Specialist in horticulture, small fruit and specialty crops will provide the latest information on new production management techniques and possibilities of marketing crops in surrounding areas. He is one of the research faculty at the Southwest Virginia Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Virginia Tech charged with making  agricultural improvements in production management of  vegetable, berry and specialty...

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May 7- Spring Up Wolf Creek Bike Ride Event

May 7- Spring Up Wolf Creek Bike Ride Event Held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Narrows, VA Take your pick of approximately a 20 mile, 32 mile or a 42 mile round trip ride, or you can ride as much of the course that you want. Enjoy the Spring foliage and the serene ride along Wolf Creek nestled in the Alleghany Mountains. Sponsored by the Narrows Lions Club. Proceeds from the ride will go to support sight conservation, provide glasses for the needy, and help our community. Visit their WEBSITE for more information...

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2016 Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention

2016 Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention The Fourteenth Annual Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention will be held at the Newport Recreation Center in Newport, VA on June 10-11, 2016. This festival honors the life and music of local old-time fiddler Henry Reed and is proud to have grown into it's fourteenth year! The Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention is an official Crooked Road Affiliated Festival. Friday's activities begin at 5 PM. The Reed Family Band with Alan Jabbour kicks things off, followed by 2 sets each from the featured bluegrass and old-time...

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Pearisburg Festival in the Park

June 17th & 18th- Pearisburg Festival in the Park Come out the weekend of June 17th & 18th to the Pearisburg Festival in the Park. This year, we celebrate 32 years of this fun festival at the Pearisburg Community Center on Wenonah Avenue. We welcome the LOVE to Giles County! Come & have your picture taken!   There are rides & games for the whole family. Friday night is "wristband" night where you can ride from 6pm till 10pm for only $15. Craftors offering homemade items & food vendors with all our favorite...

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