Programs

calendarRoanoke Valley Branch Meetings are held in the community room at Tanglewood Mall (next to the elevators on 2nd floor) from 10am – noon.

Please note time and location changes are marked in blue.

Our committee chairs devise for us interesting and fun programs to educate us on women’s or community issues, domestic and abroad. Program calendar for the 2017-2018 year is as follows:

August 26: Fall Kick-Off Brunch!
10 am – 12 noon, Richfield Retirement Community

September 8-10: Fall Book Sale
Tanglewood Mall, upper level
Friday & Saturday 10 am to 9 pm; Sunday 1pm – 6pm

September 14: Picnic/Social
Heddie Sumner’s
11:30 am

October 7: The Women’s Peace and Freedom Movement in NC
Branch Member Caitlin Lilley will share her thesis on the Chapel Hill, NC branch of Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Headquarters
10 am – 12 noon

November 4: Title IX in the Roanoke Valley – Cancelled
Tanglewood Mall Community Room
10 am -12 noon

December 2: Winter Social
Potluck. Guests welcome.
Richfield Retirement Community, Shenandoah Room, 3737 West Main Street, Salem
12 noon – 2 pm


January 13: Diversity Program
“Creating Diverse and Welcoming College Communities”

Idella Glenn, Special Advisor on Inclusion and Diversity, Hollins University, will acquaint us with her work using the National Coalition Building Institute’s leadership development model, focused on elimination of racism and other forms of oppression.
Salem Museum, 801 East Main Street, Salem

February 2-4: Winter Book Sale
Tanglewood Mall, upper level
Friday & Saturday 10 am to 9 pm; Sunday 1 pm to 6 pm

March 17: International Women’s Day Program
“Strong Women in History: Susannah Preston”

April Danner, Museum Administrator, Smithfield Plantation
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Headquarters
10 am – 12 noon

April 7: Annual Business Meeting
Discussion and sharing from this year’s Diversity Interest Group

Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Headquarters
10 am – 12 noon

May 19: Scholarship and Member Awards Reception
Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline Headquarters
10 am – 12 noon

All meeting are held at in the Community Room at Tanglewood Mall unless otherwise noted. The Community Room is located on the upper level, next to the elevators near Belk.

For further program information, contact Pat Hales at 540-529-3756 or lwlady71@gmail.com.