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August 3, 2012

COMMUNITY NEWS/EVENTS/FOR SALE

COMMUNITY NEWS

Valley View Mall will be extending its hours this weekend honor of Virginia tax holiday. Stores will be open Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information about tax free weekend  http://blogs.roanoke.com/shoptimist/2012/07/want-to-save-on-school-shopping-use-the-tax-holiday/  

Friday, August 3rd  

  • Free Weekly Beer Tasting (5pm – 8pm) @ Wine Gourmet
  • Friday Nights Under the Stars (5pm – 10pm) @ AmRhein’s Wines Enjoy a dinner, bottle of wine and entertainment. For more info - http://www.facebook.com/events/362450050492888/
  • First and 3rd Fridayson Franklin (5pm – 9pm) @ SunTrust Plaza – Franklin Road Music by Project 4 & The Kings. Proceeds benefit Roanoke-area charities. Entry, $5; beverages, $4. www.firstfridaysroanoke.com   
  • Peach Festival (10 am – 5 pm) @ Elmwood Park. Benefits the Northwest Child Development Center is Craft/Food Vendors, Freshly Made Peach Desserts, and a Peach Pageant. Admission is Free. For more details about this event please call Christie Jackson @ (540) 588-2104.
  • AKC Mountain Valley Cluster Dog Show (8 am) @ Salem Civic Center call 344-3647
  • "Migrant Voices" (6:30-7:30 pm) @ Taubman Museum of Art. The Roanoke Children's Theatre will perform this short play bringing to life the women depicted in Dorothea Lange's photographs of the Great Depression. 342-5760.
  • Art By Night (5-9 pm) @ Downtown Roanoke. Featuring exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, live music and interactions with local artists. More than 120 artists participate in conjunction with 10 downtown Roanoke galleries. www.roanokeartbynight.com

Saturday, August 4th  

  • Spectacular Saturdays at the Taubman@ Taubman Museum  Free admittance to the museum and more. For more info – www.taubmanmuseum.org
  • Physicians on Foot (8:30am) @ Roanoke River Greenway Numerous Carilion Clinic physicians are lacing up their walking shoes alongside the public in the "Physicians on Foot" weekly walking program. For info - www.carilionclinic.org/walking
  • City Market Saturdays (11am – 2:30pm) @ Downtown Roanoke For more info - www.downtownroanoke.org
  • Dancing Under the Stars (8pm – 11pm) @ Valhalla Vineyards Bring a picnic, grab some wine and listen to music under the stars. Reservations required - www.valhallawines.com
  • Peach Festival (10 am – 5 pm) @ Elmwood Park. Benefits the Northwest Child Development Center is Craft/Food Vendors, Freshly Made Peach Desserts, and a Peach Pageant. Admission is Free. For more details about this event please call Christie Jackson @ (540) 588-2104.
  • AKC Mountain Valley Cluster Dog Show (8 am) @ Salem Civic Center call 344-3647
  • RMHC-SWVA A McNight to Remember (6:30-11 pm) @ Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center. A summer beach bash and silent auction to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Southwest Virginia with dinner, drinks and dancing to live music by The Kings, plus silent and live auctions. $75, includes two drink tickets. www.rmhc-swva.org.

Sunday, August 5th

  • Peach Festival (10 am – 5 pm) @ Elmwood Park. Benefits the Northwest Child Development Center is Craft/Food Vendors, Freshly Made Peach Desserts, and a Peach Pageant. Admission is Free. For more details about this event please call Christie Jackson @ (540) 588-2104.
  • AKC Mountain Valley Cluster Dog Show (8 am) @ Salem Civic Center call 344-3647

FOR SALE/BUY/TRADE:

  • FOR SALE: I have 3 books I used in the Practical Nursing (LPN) program last semester. They are in great shape and have a few highlights.  $150.00 for all 3.. OBO..  I will also sell individually. Email me anytime. April Law, alaw6001@email.vccs.edu.

Fundamental Nursing Skills and Concepts by Barbara K. Timby (Edition 9) Includes CD.  $65

Journey Across the Life Span Human Development and Health Promotion by Elaine Polan, Daphne Taylor (Fourth Edition)   $35

Introduction to Clinical Pharmacology... Edmunds.. (Sixth Edition) Includes CD.  $50

Do you have a church bazaar, yard sale, or item for sale? Submit COMMUNITY NEWS items to publicrelations@virginiawestern.edu

 

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL TEAM TRYOUTS

Women's Volleyball team tryouts will be held August 6 and 7. Tryouts will go from 5:00 – 7:30 PM in the Humanities Gymnasium (H100).

Students are required to take at least 9 credit hours in the Fall Semester, have their physicals, and proof of registered classes after August 2. Students should bring indoor shoes (no-scuff) and ankle protection if necessary.

Physical and Consent Forms can be found at  http://www.virginiawestern.edu/studentlife/athleticsmain.php
If you registered for a class and payment structure has not been set by August 2, the system will drop your courses.
 
 
Nick Owens
Athletic and Activities Coordinator

MEN’S SOCCER TEAM TRYOUTS

Men's Soccer team tryouts will be held August 6, 7, and 9 at the following times and locations:

Mon. August 6 - River's Edge Sports Complex North Field #1, 1:00 – 3:00 PM. (If there is inclement weather, an indoor session will occur 2:30 – 5:00 PM in Humanities Gymnasium (H100) on campus.)

Tue. August 7 - Humanities Gym (Indoor session) from 2:30 – 5:00 PM.

Thu. August 9 - River's Edge - North Field #1, 1:00 – 3:00 PM.

Students are required to take at least 9 credit hours in the Fall Semester, have their physicals, and proof of registered classes after August 2. Students should bring cleats, indoor shoes (no-scuff), shin guards, and drinking water. Come in shape to play.

  
Nick Owens
Athletic and Activities Coordinator

BOOKSTORE FALL RUSH HOURS

The Bookstore will begin Fall Rush Hours on August 13th. The hours will be:

  • Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Friday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

Additional hours for August 22nd - 31st are:

  • August 22-23 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • August 24 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • August 27-30 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • August 31 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

The Bookstore will be closed on Monday, September 3rd in recognition of Labor Day and will resume regular hours September 4th.