Coloring time at Resource Center

The Botetourt Resource Center Inc. is offering time and a free place to adults 60 years and older who would like to come and color for an hour on June 5 at 10 a.m.

There is no charge for materials; however, the center asks that you call 254-1468 to leave a reservation by June 2 if you would like to attend.


Buchanan Dates To Remember

  • Buchanan Special Events Committee – Join in the planning of upcoming activities on Wednesday, June 14 at 7 p.m. in the meeting room of the Buchanan Town Hall.


Book talk at Blue Ridge Library

There will be a book talk and signing by George Smith at the Blue Ridge Library on Saturday, June 3, at 11a.m. Smith’s book, “Flying High:  From Pleiku to Chu Lai,” contains stories of his experience as a helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing. Military veterans will receive free copies of the book. The library is located at 28 Avery Row on US 460 about a half mile east of the Bonsack Walmart. Call 928-2900 for directions.


‘Gardening with Children’ at Buchanan Library

School is out for the summer and parents are looking for things to do with their children. The Friends of the Buchanan Library is welcoming Debbie Ray, Master Gardener Volunteer, to the Buchanan Library on June 9 at 10 a.m. She will present a program on “Gardening with Children.” Parents and children will learn about the joys of gardening with flowers and vegetables and being outside together. Adults and their children or grandchildren are invited to attend together to this free program. The Buchanan Library is located at 19795 Main Street, 928-3005.


‘Sundaes on Sunday’ coming back June 11

The Eagle Rock Fire and Rescue Department is having “Sundaes on Sunday” again this summer. The dates are June 11, July 9, August 13 and September 10 from 3-6 p.m. Twelve toppings, whipped cream and cherries will be available. The members will also be serving hot fudge brownies and banana splits. The first scoop for sundaes is $2, and additional scoops are $1; hot fudge brownies are $5 and banana splits, $6.