Virginia Tech Women’s Club

Post Office Box 10252
Blacksburg, Virginia 24062-0252

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2016 - 2017 VTWC Events

Welcome Reception

The Grove
The Home of our Honorary President Dr. Laura Sands

Thursday, September 15, 2016
Tea Invitation

Travel & Tours

Thursday, September 29

Bus trip to tour Rock Churches, built by Rev. Childress
followed by lunch at the scenic Chateau Morrisette and
a visit to Nancy's Candy Company in the Meadows of Dan.

rock church #1 rock chuches #3
rock church #2 rock churches #4

Friday Forum: October 7, 2016

Michael Abrahams, author
Leslie Gregg, artist

Topic: Keepers of the Tradition

Friday Forum: November 4, 2016

Sherry Spradlin, Director of Programming Blue Ridge PBS
Sally Pfeifer, Traffic Manager Blue Ridge PBS

Topic: A Private Look at Public Broadcasting

Fall Luncheon

October 11, 2016

Featured Speaker:
Dan Casey, The Roanoke Times, Public Interest columnist

Dan Casey

Travel & Tours

November 9, 2016

Tour of the new Virginia Tech Dairy Science Complex at Kentland Farms
followed by lunch at 622 North.

dairy farm sign cow! more cows

Friday Forum: December 2, 2016

Kelly Eurb
Owner of The Invisible Chef

Topic: Holiday Party Appetizers!

Travel & Tours

December 16, 2016

"A Christmas Carol" at the Wohlfahrt Haus Theater.

lunch theater

Friday Forums February 3, 2017

Dr. Myra Blanco, director
VT Transportation Institute's
Center for Public Policy Partnerships and Outreach

Topic: Leave the Driving to....?

February Luncheon

February 8, 2017
Featured Speaker: Winnie Meyers

Topic: A Virtual tour of India

Travel & Tours

March 30, 2017

Tour of the D-Day Memorial in Bedford in the morning
Lunch at the Liberty Station restaurant in Bedford.
Afternoon visit to Mr. Jefferson's Poplar Forest house and grounds.

Friday Forum: April 7, 2017

Dr. Richard (Rick) Masters
concert pianist & instructor
VT Department of Music

Topic: Encore!

April Luncheon

April 11, 2017 Lunch with the choral quartet "Capriccio"

Travel & Tours

June 15, 2017

Drove to Big Walker Lookout to enjoy the magnificent view.
Lunch in Wytheville for lunch folowed by a tour of the Beagle Ridge Herb Farm.
Visit to the Edith Bolling Wilson Museum.