91.7 Lynchburg  93.9 Roanoke   105.3 Farmville & Fluvanna

91.7   Lynchburg    93.9   Roanoke   105.3    Farmville & Fluvanna 

Hunters For The Hungry "Outdoor Event" - August 22

The Hunters for the Hungry "Outdoors Night" with the Lynchburg Hillcats will be held Wednesday, August 22 at 6:30pm. Gates open at 5:30pm. General admission is $8; anyone wearing any camouflage apparel will get in for $7. Proceeds will benefit Hunters for the Hungry. Learn more at www.h4hungry.org.

CASA of Central Virginia Quarterbacks Draft Party - August 23

CASA of Central Virginia is drafting new volunteer advocates! Join CASA on Thursday, August 23 from 5:30-6:30 at City Stadium in Lynchburg for CASA Quarterbacks and then stay to watch the Hillcats battle the Potomac Nationals. Complimentary food and soda is provided. Learn more and sign up by going to www.cvcasa.org.

Dr. David Eckman Seminar at Calvary Chapel Fluvanna - Head2Heart - August 25

Calvary Chapel Fluvanna presents the one-day, Head2Heart Seminar on August 25 from 9-4:30! Join Calvary Chapel Fluvanna as they host a one-day seminar with worship and seminars with Dr. David Eckman as he discusses how to deal with our family background, emotions, addictions, and more!

This event is $10 online or $15 at the door! Click here to register.

Learn more about Calvary Chapel Fluvanna and register at www.ccfluvanna.com.

Izaak Walton Park Open House - August 25

Izaak Walton Park will host an Open House Saturday August 25 from 10am-4pm. The public is invited tp tour the 325 acre park and enjoy its many amenities. Activities include a fishing contest for kids, boating, and swimming; also shooting at the trap & skeet ranges, the rifle & pistol ranges, and the archery range. Food is available for purchase, but the first 50 guests eat free! There will be drawings for a free membership and other fun prizes for all ages. The park is at 210 Conservation Lane in Amherst, just off Izaak Walton Rd. For more information, go to www.IWLL.org.

Maysville Baptist Water Works and Wonders August 26

Maysville Baptist Church in Buckingham is hosting Water Works and Wonders on Sunday, August 26 from 3-6pm in Buckingham. Join their Ignite Children's Ministry for a fun day of water games, food, and fellowship! Children from toddlers to 6th grade are ALL welcome! All participants must bring a t-shirt, shorts, and tennis/water shoes! The church is located in  Buckingham Courthouse at 11327 West James Anderson Highway.

2018 Pastor Summit-Ministry in the age of Gender Confusion - September 11

The Family Foundation of Virginia presents the 2018 Pastor Summit: Ministry in the age of Gender Confusion, Tuesday September 11 from 9am-3pm in Richmond, Join hundreds of pastors as they address what it looks like to live out the gospel in an age of gender confusion. Hear speakers talk about the biblical approach to loving those struggling with gender confusion or same sex attraction and enjoy the opportunity to discuss these issues with other ministry leaders. 

This event is free for pastors and pastoral staff; a complimentary lunch will be included. Click here to register. Learn more about the Family Foundation at www.familyfoundation.org.

Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center's Annual Banquet - September 20

The Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center's Annual Banquet will be held on Thursday, September 20 at 6pm in the Blue Ridge COmmunity Church. Join them for an evening of food and fellowship, with the Barrick Family with Hope Out Loud Ministries. To RSVP and find out more information, go to www.brpcfriends.org/annual-banquet.

12th Annual Roanoke Valley Hunters for the Hungry Sportsmen's Banquet - Sept 22

The Hunters for the Hungry "Sportsmen's Banquet" will be held Saturday, September 22 at 5:30pm in the Roanoke Moose Lodge #284. Gates open at 5:00pm. General admission is $25 for singles and $40 for couples; children under 12 are FREE. Come help them celebrate 12  years with an evening of food, fun, and fellowship while making a difference in the lives of many less fortunate in our community. Learn more at www.h4hungry.org.

Blue Ridge Women's Center Celebrating Stories of Lives Changed - Sept 27

The Blue Ridge Women's Center is hosting a night of "Celebrating Stories of Lives Changed" on Thursday, September 27 at 7:00pm at Hotel Roanoke. Join them for dinner and a fun evening at their annual fundraising banquet as they celebrate changed lives! Click here to RSVP and learn more!

Pregnancy Support Center's Walk For Life - September 29

The Pregnancy Support Center of Southside Virginia presents the 2018 Walk for Life on Saturday, September 29 at the High Bridge Trail in Farmville, VA! Registration begins at 8am and the walk begins shortly after, at 8:30. Show support of LIFE in our community by gathering donations and participation in their main fundraiser.

 

Click here to register. Learn more about the Family Foundation at www.pscfarmville.org.

Hunters for the Hungry Annual Golf Tournament - October 3

The Hunters for the Hungry "Annual Golf Tournament" will be held Saturday, October 3 at 1:30pm on the London Downs Golf Course. This will be the 17th year for the tournament and your participation helps to make a difference in the lives of many less fortunate in our community. Learn more and register here, at www.h4hungry.org.

Patrick Henry's "Do It for the Kids Day" - October 13

Patrick Henry Family Services presents this Fall's Do It for the Kids Day on Saturday, October 13 at Brookville High School in Lynchburg. The event is 9:00 am - noon and will include a fun-filled morning of activities from their sponsors! All the funds raised will enrich the lives of countless children that this organization serves. 

 

Click here to learn more and donate. Learn more about Patrick Henry Family Services at www.patrickhenry.org.

Blue Ridge Women's Center "Your Story"

How has the Blue Ridge Women's Center impacted your life, or the life of someone you know? The BRWC has been around for 30 years and would love to hear YOUR story. 

 

Click here to submit your story anonymously.

Click here to read REAL stories from those impacted by the BRWC.

Clifford Baptist Church DivorceCare

Clifford Baptist Church is offering DivorceCare, a 13 week seminar/support group that will help you heal from the hurt. It’s a warm, caring environment led by people who understand what you are going through. Gain hope for your future. Contact Liz Alcock (434-665-4025 or 21dancingfeet@gmail.com) for more information. The group meets Wednesdays from 5-7pm at the church). You may join the group at any time. It is free and open to the community. Learn more about this and other groups atwww.cliffordbaptist.org/support-groups.

Campbell County Library Job Search Assistance.

Beginning Tuesday, August 7, a representative from the Region 2000 Workforce Center will offe job search help at two branches of the Campbell County Public Library System each Tuesday.The representative will be at Patrick Henry Memorial Library from 10 am to 12 pm and at Timbrook Library from 1 pm to 3 pm.

Patrick Henry is located at 204 Lynchburg Avenue in  Brookneal; Timbrook is located at 18891 Leesville Road in Lynchburg.

The representative will no longer be at the Altavista branch or at the main library in Rustburg.

This is a free service. The representative will offer help with job searching, creating resumes, and filling out applications.

Appointments are required. To make an appointment at Patrick Henry, call 434-376-3363. To make an appointment at Timbrook, call 434-592-9551.

For more information, contact Jordan Welborn, library director, at 434-332-9560 or ljwelborn@co.campbell.va.us.

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.