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April 19, 2013

TODAY! Spring Fling!

Virginia Western’s Spring Fling 2013 has been moved to the first floor of the Business Science Building!

Relax and enjoy Virginia Western's Annual Spring Event!

Friday, April 19
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Court of Four Seasons (in front of Brown Library) Business Science Building
Everything is Free!

Make Your Own License Plates
Wax Hands
Spin Art
Frisbees Zumba Demo at 11:30 am
Live Music!

Picnic Lunch and Homestead Creamery Ice Cream

Student Organizations & Campus Departments

Businesses/Community Organizations
Special giveaways and promotions for students!

Spring Fling Art Show
Juried Student Art Show on the Pedestrian Bridge from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Opportunity to win cash prizes! Pick up an entry form in the Art Gallery!

For more information - contact Natasha Lee, Student Activities Coordinator at 857-6326 or nlee@virginiawestern.edu

It’s Time to Play Ball!

Cheer on the Salem Red Sox on April 27th at 6 p.m. as they take on the Lynchburg Hillcats. Come early and watch Dr. Sandel throw out the first pitch. Employees and students get in free with a current Virginia Western ID.

Staff Senate Meeting – April 25th

The next Staff Senate Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 25th at 10 a.m. in the HR Training Room. Please advise Amy Maiolo or Tara Nepper of any additional agenda items. Don’t forget that the following items will be discussed at the meeting:

  • Co-Chair nominations (2 year term)
  • Summer meeting date
  • Fall In-Service training topics (please be specific)
  • QEP update
  • Strategic planning update
  • New building grand opening update


 EVERY WEDNESDAY ULTIMATE FRISBEE Roanoke Ultimate (Frisbee) Weekly Pickup - Every Wednesday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm @ River's Edge Sport Complex South - Field 4.   For info - www.roanokeultimate.com.

VENDOR BLENDER- An evening of shopping and mingling. Representatives from popular brands and homemade items will be displaying their wares at Valley Word Church 1928 Loch Haven Dr. Roanoke. Friday April 19th 6:30-8:30pm. Vendors include: Paparazzi $5 accessories, Thirty One, Tracy Lynn, Mary Kay, and many more. For additional info call  540-589-3476

ANNUAL RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE FOR MISSIONS Saturday, April 20th, 8am-2pm, Colonial Presbyterian Church will have their. Lots of items - clothes, books, household goods, furniture, and yummy homemade baked goods! We will have both breakfast and lunch items for sale. The Church is located at 3550 Poplar Drive, off Colonial Avenue, between Ogden Road and Route 419. If you have any questions email Melissa at mwilliams@virginiawestern.edu.

GLOBAL YOUTH SERVICE DAY is the largest volunteer event in the world. Serve and Celebrate on April 26 and 27, 2013 First 200 volunteers will receive a GYSD T-shirt!  We also invite you to join fellow GYSD volunteers for the Post-Service Celebration. For a list of all volunteer opportunities, please visit our website at: www.fsrv.org/gysd

RED SOX BASEBALL GAME FREE WITH VIRGINIA WESTERN ID! Salem Red Sox versus Lynchburg Hillcats at 6 p.m. Arrive early and watch Dr. Sandel throw out the first pitch.

FORT LEWIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PTA CARNIVAL AND AUCTION is on Friday, May 3, 2013.  There will both a silent and live auction.  Live music will be provided by TRU GRIT.  The festivities will begin at 5:30PM until ??.  Dinner is $5 per person and activities are 4 tickets for $1.  “All Inclusive” wristbands are also available.  For additional information, and to see a listing of items being auctioned off, please visit (and like) the following Facebook page:   https://www.facebook.com/hjhm514#!/flescarnivalandauction

DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT May 4th at Cave Spring High School. $5 per player (8 min on team), $3 admission. All proceeds support Knights Booster Foundation Scholarships. Contact Karin Colozza (dkcolozza@cox.net) to sign up. 

WOODBRIDGE NEIGHBORHOOD COMMUNITY YARD SALE is on Saturday, May 4, 2013.  If you have not stopped by this MASSIVE neighborhood yard sale in the past, you will not want to miss it this year.  Take Main Street in Salem, to Mill Lane (by Sheetz, across from Salem High School), and then follow the signs (or the cars) to this impressive event.  The sale is from 8am until ????.

“MMMOVE” My Motivation Movement (MMMOVE) - It's about helping people connect with others in the Community, find joy in Fitness, and improve their Health. 3 Miles • You vs. You • Free. This is an event you won't want to miss. With live music, food and activities, there really is something for everyone. You can walk, jog, run, or be a cheerleader! It's not a race; you compete against a goal you set for yourself at registration. Join us on June 1, 2013 on the Roanoke River Greenway. Learn more at www.mmmove.org, and register at http://bit.ly/MMMOVE2013.

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