91.7 [ Lynchburg ]  93.9 [ Roanoke ] 105.3  [ Farmville & Fluvanna]

91.7   Lynchburg    93.9   Roanoke   105.3    Farmville & Fluvanna 

Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia's Charlottesville Walk4Life April 28 

The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia's annual Charlottesville Walk4Life is scheduled for Saturday, April 28 at First Baptist on Park Street in Charlottesville. This year's theme is “Together We Thrive!” Come and show your support for every life in our community, big and especially small. This family-friendly event is free! Visit iWalk4Life.org to register as a fundraising walker or to donate today!

 

CASA of Central Virginia Shoe Sale April 28

CASA of Central Virginia's 19th Annual Shoe Sale will be held April 28 at Heritage United Methodist Church on Leesville Road from 8am-12pm.  Consolidated Shoe Company, the presenting sponsor, is donating 3,000 pairs of brand new shoes for this event. All shoes are only $10 per pair!  There will also be a raffle as well as fragrances and make-up donated by Elizabeth Arden. Learn more about CASA of Central Virginia at www.cvcasa.org.

Blue Sunday April 29

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and churches can play an important role in the protection and nurturing of children. There are tons of ways your congregation can honor Child Abuse Prevention Month, but it can be overwhelming knowing where to start. An easy way to start is just to ask your church to participate in Blue Sunday on April 29, where faith communities commit to praying during the service for victims of child abuse and those who rescue them.  Click here to learn more about Blue Sunday and other ways your church can raise awareness and show support for child protection.

 

 

 

Blue Ridge Autism & Achievement Center Autism Awareness Month Activities

April is Autism Awareness Month and the Blue Ridge Autism & Achievement Center has a number of activities scheduled to raise awareness and support for their efforts in the community. To learn more about the organization and this months's activities visit www.braacroanoke.org.

National Day of Prayer May 3

May 3 is the National Day of Prayer and the Lynchburg Prayer Commitee invites believers to gather to pray at Phase 2 at 4009 Murray Place in Lynchburg at 12pm. Special music will be provided by the Temple Christian School Choir. A box lunch will be available for a $5 donation (water, club wrap, chips & cookie). Admission is free and all are welcome! Learn more about the Lynchburg Prayer Commitee at www.lynchburgprayer.com.

 

 

 

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! at Timberlake Christian Schools May 4 & 5

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! Start your engines and take an incredible ride with one of the most wonderful musicals of all time! This musical is lots of fun and simply “toot sweet” to pass up! Come see the amazing car that not only drives but flies!

See Timberlake Christian Schools choirs perform on May 4th and 5th at 7:30pm at TCS, as they continue the rich tradition of the musicals presented by Music Director, Lori Wood and Drama Director, Doris Hunter.

May 4, Friday |  7:30pm
May 5, Saturday  |  7:30pm

Doors & Concessions: Open at 7:00pm

Tickets:
General Admission - $10 per person
 
Note: Tickets are on sale now and will be available online through May 4. Tickets will need to be purchased at the door using cash, check, or credit card after Thursday, May 3.  

 

  Blue Ridge Women's Center Walk for Life May 5

The Walk for Life 2018 to benefit the Blue Ridge Women's Center will be held May 5 on the Greenway in Roanoke. This is one of their major fundraisers and now's the time to get involved! To register and learn more click here. Lerarn more about the Blue Ridge Women's Center at www.supportblueridge.org.

 

Small Business Development Center Lunch To Learn Series  May 8 & 22

The Small Business Development Center at CVCC has teamed up with Lynchburg RMA to bring you the following topics for the Spring 2018 Lunch To Learn series at CVCC.  These sessions have something for you, even  if you've been in business for years, are a new start-up, or a non-profit organization. Lunch to Learn is always FREE and begins at noon.
Registration is required.

 

 

May 8 | Entrepreneurship Q&A
A panel of local entrepreneurs will answer your questions about the victories and pitfalls of being a small business owner.

 

May 22 | Cooperative Marketing and Tourism
Speakers from Virginia Tourism Corporation and local tourism organizations will be on hand to discuss how your business can get involved in marketing to visitors to our area.

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Campbell County Department of Social Services Help with Benefits

The Campbell County Department of Social Services will begin having a representative on site at Patrick Henry Memorial Library in Brookneal once a month to help residents with benefits.

A benefit program specialist will be at the library every second Tuesday of the month from 9 a.m. to 12 noon to help with the benefit programs SNAP, TANF, and Medicaid.

The specialist will be there to help residents in the area who have questions about benefits, who want to apply for or renew benefits, or drop off information.

The library is located at 204 Lynchburg Avenue, Brookneal.

If you have any questions, please contact Social Services at 434-332-9585.

Farmville United Methodist Church Fitness Group

Farmville United Methodist Church invites you to join The Methodizer's, a women’s only small group fitness program that meets on Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays from 9 AM to 10 AM in the Social Hall.  There is also a Thursday evening PiYo class at 6 PM, held in the Social Hall and open to the community.  For more information, call 434-392-4686

LITERACY VOLUNTEERS AVAILABLE TO SERVE ADULT LEARNERS

Campbell County Public Library currently has volunteer tutors trained and waiting to serve adult learners who struggle with basic reading, writing, and/or English language skills (ESL). Classes are FREE.

Class times can be arranged to suit almost any schedule. Meetings are held once per week at:

Staunton River Memorial Library, 500 Washington St., Altavista,

Patrick Henry Memorial Library, 204 Lynchburg Avenue, Brookneal.

Free classes for development of workplace skills are also available.

For more information, please call the Literacy Volunteers office at 434-592-9534 or 434-332-9561 or email Lynne Wheeler, program director, at lpwheeler@campbellcountyva.gov.

LYNCHBURG DAILY BREAD

For 33 years, Lynchburg Daily Bread has provided a hot meal in a Christian environment to the needy of the Lynchburg area.


Our office hours are 8am-1:30pm, 7 days a week. We serve a free, nutritious lunch from 10:50am to 12:20pm, 365 days a year. Everyone is welcome and guests may have as many servings as they wish. More than 98% of our food is donated from local colleges, grocery stores, restaurants, etc.


Volunteers are the lifeline of Lynchburg Daily Bread. Each day, 10-12 volunteers prepare, cook and serve the meal to the homeless and hungry of our community. If you would like to help, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator.