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Here is the schedule for monthly member meetings in 2016.
June 17 (Annual Picnic)
September 14 (Health and Wellness Fair)
December TBD (Holiday Celebration Luncheon)
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If the Montgomery County Public Schools are closed on the day of a monthly public meeting, the event is cancelled.
If the Montgomery County Public Schools delay school opening for 1-2 hours, the event will be held.
The Health and Wellness Fair is to be the big event for 2016. Watch this site for details.
With the LivingWell@50+ conference behind us, we look forward to continuing that concept as our programming focus for 2016; however, the next big event is the Health and Wellness Fair. Make your plans to be a part of it.
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Invitation to Case Studies in Terrorism LLI Class
A flyer from LLI contains the information about this class. The public is invited.
Social/Fundraising Event Planned at White Barrel Winery
Here is another first for AARP Blacksburg. We are teaming with the Lifelong Learning Institute at Virginia Tech (LLI) to conduct an event at the White Barrel Winery meant to help us get to know one another better and to raise a little money for special projects and to support LLI. Here is what you need to put on your calendar:
AARP Blacksburg/LLI Social
White Barrel Winery
4025 Childress Road Christiansburg, VA 24073
October 27, 4:00-7:00 pm
$25 per person (one glass of wine paired with appetizers)
"Health fair draws big crowds," according the Roanoke Times New River Valley on Thursday, September 15. One hundred thirty exhibitors displayed community resources for healthy living in the New River Valley. See the story in the Roanoke Times New River Valley section for more information about this event. http://tinyurl.com/j2o2o8s