The New River Valley Regional Commission 2018 Annual Dinner will be held Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 6 pm at Sinkland Farms in Riner. Heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available 6:00 – 7:30. The Java Brothers, a Radford based bluegrass band, will perform until 7:30. At 7:30 there will be an awards program to recognize our award recipients:
Champion of the Valley – Ms. Susan Kidd
Citizens of the Valley – Ms. P. Buckley Moss and Mr. David Hagan
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Mobile Workshop Details
Sinkland Farms Agribusiness Tour
Come take a guided tour of Sinkland Farms and hear the history of this family-owned operation and the changes it has experienced to become what it is today. From a working dairy farm, to pumpkin patch, to event space and brewery, the Sink family will share their role in local agritourism and their thoughts on where they see the future of the industry going.
Meet at Sinkland Farms, 3020 Riner Rd., Christiansburg, VA 24073. For more information visit https://sinklandfarms.com/
*This tour will start at 4:30
Montgomery County Animal Care & Adoption Center Tour
Join us for a Tour of the Montgomery County Animal Care and Adoption Center (ACAC). The ACAC provides shelter for lost pets, adoption services, and volunteer opportunities. the new facility can house 68 dogs and 64 cats, replacing a ‘70’s era facility that only housed dogs. Join us to learn more about the ACAC’s facility and programs, and meet some of the charming four-legged residents!
Meet at the ACAC, 480 Cinnabar Road, Christiansburg, VA 24073.
Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Tour
Take a ride with us on the Smart Road at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)! Located in Blacksburg and Montgomery County, VA, VTTI is the premier transportation research institution in the Commonwealth, exploring transportation safety, technology, and vehicle automation. Join us to learn more about the work of VTTI happening here in Montgomery County!
Meet at the VTTI campus, 3500 Transportation Research Plaza, Blacksburg, VA, 24061.