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May 4, 2012


Friday, May 4, 2012

  • 32nd Annual Strawberry Festival (10am – 5:30pm) @ Elmwood Park www.communityschool.net/strawberry.html
  • First Fridays @ Five Featuring our own Media Geek, David McDonald! (5pm – 8pm) @ SunTrust Plaza – Franklin Road www.firstfridaysroanoke.com
  • Free Weekly Beer Tasting (5pm – 8pm) @ Wine Gourmet
  • West Side Story (7:30 p.m.) @ Patrick Henry High School (See more information below)
  • Fort Lewis Elementary School Spring BBQ and Auction @ 6:30 p.m. (See more information below)
  • Lands Sake 2012 (9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.) @ Floyd County High School (see more information below)
  • Neighborhood Cinco de Mayo Celebration (5 – 8 p.m.) @ Thrasher Park

Saturday, May 5, 2012

Upcoming Events

  • Monday Fun-Day! (6 p.m.) 5/7 @ Village Grill http://on.fb.me/IdeWTZ
  • West End Community Market 5/8 (3 – 6 p.m.) 5/1 @ West End Center
  • Salem Red Sox vs. Carolina Mud Cats 5/8 (4:05 p.m.) @ Lewis Gale Field www.salemredsox.com



Come see a Romeo and Juliet story set in New York in the 1960’s. Two gangs the Sharks and the Jets fighting and two lovers caught in the middle. Featuring classic songs such as America, I feel Pretty, and Maria.

Patrick Henry High School Auditorium

7:30 p.m. May 4 and May 5

Admission: Students $5; All others $10


THE ANNUAL FORT LEWIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PTA SPRING BBQ AND AUCTION -Bring your family and friends to an evening of great food, fun and the opportunity to bid on some fantastic items on Friday, May 4th.  Our live and silent auction will include such items as hot air balloon rides, VT football tickets, hand-crafted fine jewelry and more!  Dinner will be served!  For just $5.00 per person, get BBQ or a hot dog, cole slaw, potato salad, baked beans, chips and a drink.  Our bake sale will offer some of the tastiest, homemade treats around.  There will also be free, supervised kid activities.  The Dinner and Silent Auction begin at 5:30pm.  The Live Auction begins at 6:30pm.  Visit our Facebook Page for additional information.

LAND'S SAKE 2012!  A FREE educational event about fields, forests and farms in Floyd, Virginia with over 35 people presenting information, demonstration and conversation. Topics range from organic gardening and soil testing to bee keeping and mushroom hunting.  There will be a green machine expo with electric vehicles, a draft horse team and lots of good local food to eat. May 5, 2012, 9:30 - 3:00 at the Floyd County High School, 721 Baker Street, Floyd VA Come for an hour or a day.  Learn from people who live what they teach. For more information see   http://floyd-landsake.blogspot.com/   or email partnershipforfloyd@gmail.com

Support the STUDENTS AGAINST CANCER RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM on June 15th, 7 p.m. at Reserve Avenue Athletic Fields. The Students Against Cancer team was started by Beth Powell (bgarrison5001@email.vccs.edu).  Beth is a cancer survivor and she lost her husband to cancer. You can donate or join her cause at: http://tinyurl.com/ckqafqp

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