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Celebrate at the “Red Hot 4th”

Red Hot Chili Peppers Red Hot 4th
The Red Hot 4th celebration will pay tribute to the legendary funk rock quartet The Red Hot Chili Peppers. This band that has stood the test of time for three very productive decades, and they have a career full of chart-topping songs. The tribute comes at the hands of their biggest... [read more]

Most Iconic Clips of Donald Duck for Donald Duck Day

White duck for Donald Duck Day
83 Years ago, Donald Duck graced the screen for the first time in a film called The Wise Little Hen, at this early introduction of the character audiences did not yet know how iconic he was going to be, or that he was going to be one of Mickey Mouse’s... [read more]

Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day in Roanoke

Earth Day Roanoke
There is a lot that you can do to celebrate Earth Day & Arbor Day if you live in or around Roanoke and Salem, Virginia, and you are sure to have a very good time when you celebrate at the Earth Day Roanoke Festival. There, you will have an excellent... [read more]

Roanoke Symphony Orchestra Presents “Beatle Mania”

roanoke symphony
Get ready to hear the greatest tribute to the Beatles you’ve ever experienced (and may never again). On April 7, 2017, the Salem Civic Center will be hosting a presentation of "Music of the Beatles" performed by the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra. Why You Need to Act Now This is not a venue... [read more]

Catch the ODAC College Basketball Finals in Salem

ODAC College Basketball Finals in Salem
  If you have been following the Old Dominion Athletic Conference basketball season, then you want to make sure that you catch the ODAC college basketball finals at the Salem Civic Center. If you have missed the rest of the season, get caught up and cheer on local teams as they... [read more]

Adorable Animal Videos to Make You Smile

Adorable Animal Videos to Make You Smile Salem
It is time to take a break from your hectic day and just take a brief moment to smile, or even giggle a little. One way to do this is to check out some of the most adorable animal videos that the internet has to offer. Animal Sneezing Adorableness We are not... [read more]

Read from Your Smart Device for Free!

Read from Your Smart Device Salem.
Did you know that you can download books for free to read on your smart device such as a phone or a tablet? All you need is a library card to access hundreds of free books, magazines and newspapers. Some libraries also have audio books, music or movies that you... [read more]

Ever Thought About Learning ASL? There’s an App for That!

ASL, or American Sign Language, is not only only interesting to learn but valuable in many situations as well. If you've ever considering learning ASL, doing so is easier than ever before thanks to the availability of ASL apps. Yes, you, too, can learn American Sign Language with the help... [read more]