Conference founder Ed Walker passes gauntlet to new leadership
by Brother Love and S. Hale
This year’s CityWorks Xpo held Oct. 1–3 at Charter Hall in the City Market Building drew strong attendance as in the past due to its exciting agenda that traditionally involves an extremely innovative approach to community building with additional focus on developing cross-cultural relationships.
Choreographer Ronald K. Brown and jazz pianist Jason Moran bring present collaborative project to VaTech
BLACKSBURG, VA, Oct. 6, 2015 – A fusion of African dance and contemporary choreography meets the musical energy of a live jazz trio performance when Ronald K. Brown’s Evidence, A Dance Company is joined onstage with Jason Moran and the Bandwagon at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 23.
You are encouraged to come on Thursday, Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m. to Talmadge Recital Hall at Hollins University for a concert presented by mezzo soprano, Helena Brown. In a program titled “Land and Sea: Traversing Song with Southern Women Writers,” Brown unifies songs of Eastern Europe with southern women writers on the commonality of land and sea. Continue reading Hollins University presents Helena Brown in concert→
The first meeting of the Roanoke Chapter Continental Societies, Inc. was held with Continental Angels Club members on Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Gainsboro Library from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. This is a group of girls (ages 7-18) mentored by the Continentals every fourth Saturday to incorporate various components of the organization’s HEER (Health, Education, Employment, Recreation) and Arts & Humanities program. Continue reading Continental Angels Club participates in “Steps Challenge”→
On Wednesday, Oct.14, Apple Ridge Farm will be presenting its major fundraiser, the Yokohama Tire Golf Classic! More golfers are needed, so please come and play. If you’re not a golfer, you can still help out by joining in at 6 p.m. at the Roanoke Country Club, for Dub at the Club featuring the Lazy Man Dub Band. It’s a reggae party with loads of fun and a party atmosphere like no other! Continue reading Apple Ridge Farm’s Yokohama Tire Golf Classic→