The Floyd Center for the Arts

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Staff & Palette is proud to bring the artistry of Rina Lucas - Voice, Poetry, Paint, and Maestro Arshak Sirunyan - Piano, to the Community Room at The Floyd Center for the Arts on June 18th, 2022 from 5pm - 7pm in their original multimedia performance of “Seasons: From Sea to Summit” which explores rising through the seasons of the year and of life. After the concert please enjoy an opening reception with the artists to celebrate Rina’s Visual Art Exhibit of the same title in the Falcon Gallery. Tickets will go on sale soon for $25 per person. Many thanks to our wonderful sponsors for their generous support: Virginia Commission for the Arts, Art Works, VCOM-Virginia - Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, Capital Door Inc., BOOTLEG BBQ, and Carilion Clinic.
Don't miss out on viewing these impressive exhibitions that are currently at The Floyd Center for the Arts until April 2nd! Swing by and check them out before they're gone. #visitfloydva
Talking a beautiful weekend of New River Valley fun live with Paul on ESPN Blacksburg.....

March 4-6, 2022 (35+ Events):

Friday:
1. Free Fitness Fling at Christiansburg Aquatic Center, 5:30-7:00PM. Sample the fitness classes the Aquatic Center offers in 10-12 minute segments & ask questions.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634638

2. LUSH Lounge #FloydVA hosts Gatsby Night, 5-10PM ft. Spring Menu Release, new cocktail debuts & live jazz music from Root Down from 6-9PM. 1902s attire encouraged. No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645127

3. Opening Photography Reception for new exhibit "We the Women: Portraits of Empowerment" ft. works of Alex Moral at Glencoe Mansion, Museum & Gallery #Radford, 5:00-6:30PM. Free.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645124

4. Free Beer Tasting ft. 6 brews from Moon Hollow Brewing at Vintage Cellar, 4-7PM, Must be 21 & older.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645617

5. Zarain will perform originals from his latest album, Buffalo Mountain Brewery And McDaniel's Tavern #FloydVA, 5-8PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645602

6. Terry Brown Ascension Project perform intricate blend of jazz, fusion, R&B & soul at Dogtown Roadhouse #FloydVA, 8-11PM, $5, All ages.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645146

7. Corey Lee McQuade performs finger pickin' country blues at Fatback Soul Shack #Christiansburg, 7-10PM, No Cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634704

Saturday:
1. Collegiate Baseball: Game #2 Wright State vs. Virginia Tech Baseball at English Field, 2PM, Free admission.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645597

2. Game #2, Maryland Eastern Shore vs. Radford Baseball at Carter Memorial Stadium, 2PM, Adults:$8, Kids 12-3:$5, Kids 2 & Under & RU Students:Free.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645164

3. Motor Mile Speedway #Pulaski kicks of 2022 racing season w/Ice Out Opener ft. 7 races in multiple classes starting at 2PM, Gates open at Noon. Adults:$15, Kids 6-12:$5, 5 & Under:Free
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645593

4. Jessie Peterman Memorial Library in Floyd hosts Free Oreo Taste Test w/new limited flavors at 1PM, Vote for your favorite, RSVP, All ages.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645175

5. Part 1 of Class: So You Want To Be a Beekeeper at Draper Mercantile and Trading Company #Pulaski, 10AM-Noon, $30 for 1st part, Learn what it takes to be a successful beekeeper.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634652

6. Blacksburg Yoga Collective hosts Yoga on Tap at Rising Silo Brewery #Blacksburg, 9:30AM, $15 & includes post-yoga, non-alcoholic beverage. Beginners welcome. Bring your own mat.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634713

7. The Floyd Center for the Arts hosts Serenade to Music Concert ft. classical music including Gershwin & Mozart performed by members of Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, 7PM, Adv:$25, Day:$30, Students:$15.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645142

8. March Edition of The Floyd Radio Show ft. guests Twin Creeks Stringband & Shay Martin Lovett performing music, radio plays, jingles & more at The Floyd Country Store, 7:30PM, Adv:$15, Day Of:$18.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=624016

9. Pulaski Theatre welcomes Virginia Hollow to the stage performing Americana, bluegrass, country & more, 7-9PM, $10.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645179

10. The Lyric Theatre, Blacksburg continues Live at the Lyric series w/longtime veteran band Southern Culture on the Skids who's appeared on Conan O'Brien & The Tonight Show. Legendary live shows ft. foot stomping, butt shaking rock & roll, 8-11PM, Tickets:$18-$28 depending on location. Vax card or negative COVID test w/in 48 hours is required to attend.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645150

11. Classic rock band Roxburg performs mix of 60s-90s music at Bt's Radford, 9PM, $3 cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645131

12. World touring boogie collective Awen Family Band performs at Dogtown Roadhouse #FloydVA, 8-11PM, $5 cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645147

13. DoRightDaddies perform roots rock & roll, old blues & vintage country at Rising Silo Brewery #Blacksburg, 6-9PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634583

14. Zan Armentrout performs jazz & blues guitar at Long Way Brewing #RadfordVA, 5:30-8:30PM, Free.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634532

15. West Virginia's Thomas Taylor Band performs traditional country music at Fatback Soul Shack #Christiansburg, 7-10PM, $5.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634705

Bonus Event: Four Band Rock and Roll Show ft. Pathway with guests Caleb Carpenter Music, Whistler Music and Chad Nickell & The Loose Change at The Milk Parlor, 9PM, $5
(Didn't get a chance to put this on the radio)
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645622

Sunday:
1. Collegiate Baseball - Final game of 3 game series: Wright State vs VT at English Field, 1PM, Maryland Eastern Shore vs RU at Carter Memorial Stadium, 1PM.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/mobile/?Date=3/4/22&c=&t=4&ft=1

2. Wilderness Road Regional Museum #Newbern/Pulaski hosts annual Founder's Day Celebration 2-4PM ft. dancing, music, historic legends, storytelling and a wine, chocolate & cheese tasting, Free admission, kid friendly, Tasting is $10 per person, $18 per couple.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645180

3. JBR Vineyards LLC #GilesCoVa is open for tours, tastings & sales w/event "Spring Is On the Way" from 1:00-4:30PM, Free admission, $1 per taste, $5 glasses & bottles $10-$25, Kids & dogs welcome.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645166

4. The Artful Lawyer, A Fine Gallery Inc. #Blacksburg hosts their March Monthly Makers Market w/15 local craft vendors inside from 12-5PM, Free admission.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645570

5. Good Shepherd Baptist Church #Christiansburg free screening of 2020 film "My Brothers' Crossing" about tragic accident in rural SWVA, 3PM, RSVP so have enough seating & free refreshments available.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645123

6. Hacksburg #VTCRC #Blacksburg offers class "Seed Starting & Gardening Basics", 1-4PM, $20, reservations required, Fee includes starter kit & seeds.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645591

7. The Cosmic Porch Pickers perform mix of blues, folk & jazz at Buffalo Mountain Brewery And McDaniel's Tavern #FloydVA, 1-4PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=645604

8. The Palisades Restaurant #GilesCoVa hosts Sunday Funday w/live jazz & blues music from Marc Baskind:1-3PM & traditional Irish Music from Mist on the Mountain:5:00-7:30PM, No cover for either show.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/VenueEventListing.cfm?V=365

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Check out our latest blog post for a list of 10 calls for entry currently open on CaFÉ that seek artwork in these uncommon mediums!

Featuring calls from Yeiser Art Center, Dart Gallery Denver , Indianapolis Art Center, The Floyd Center for the Arts, Site:Brooklyn, Carnegie Center for Art and History, South Haven Center for the Arts, BJ Spoke Gallery, & Fine Line Creative Arts Center
Talking Valentine's, Super Bowl and More Weekend Fun across the New River Valley live on ESPN Blacksburg.....

February 11-13, 2022 (50+ Events):

Friday:
1. Friday Night Duals: #7 Virginia Tech Wrestling hosts #21 UNC inside in Cassell Coliseum, 7PM, Free, Senior Night (starts at 6:40 PM) & last home match of season, No more proof of vax card or negative test required at VT sporting events.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623904

2. Free Screening of "Vertical Life 2" ft. 4 films focused on climbing, mountaineering & life on the mountains at Crimper's Climbing Gym #Christiansburg, 7PM, Brugh Coffee will provide free non-alcoholic beer. Films are family friendly.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634614

3. Virginia Tech School of Performing Arts hosts a 3-day art exhibit "Transformation + Abundance: An Interactive Multimedia Installation" at XYZ Gallery created by VT students in downtown Blacksburg, Fri-Sun, 6-8PM, Free, Masks required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634610

4. Play: WCC Theatre wraps up "Love Letter" at Synder Auditorium at Wytheville Community College, Drama follows a couple's relationship from childhood for nearly 50 years, Performances on Friday & Saturday at 7PM. Play is by donation, Masks Required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634231

5. The Military Women's Memorial in partnership w/VT Corps of Cadets, presents special traveling history exhibit "The Color of Freedom: Honoring the Diversity of America's Servicewomen" on display on 4th floor of Newman Library #VT, Open 24 hours a day. Free.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634011

6. Seph Custer performs American & handmade tunes at Buffalo Mountain Brewery And McDaniel's Tavern #FloydVA, 5-8 PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634540

7. Becki & Willis of Becki and The Boom Booms perform eclectic cocktail of blues, jazz rock at Rising Silo Brewery #Blacksburg, 5:30-8:30 PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634446

8. The Great Dying performs dark country musings at Long Way Brewing #RadfordVA, 6-9 PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634529

9. Raleigh, NC band Urban Soil performs fresh take on Americana, rock & soul at Dogtown Roadhouse #FloydVA, 8-11PM, $5, All ages.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634441

Saturday:
1. ACC Men's Basketball: Syracuse vs. Virginia Tech Men’s Basketball, 6 PM. Tickets Sold Out, Available on StubHub starting at ~$91 w/fees.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623583

2. 37th Annual Blacksburg Classic 10 Miler, 5k & One Mile Fun Run starting/ending at Margaret Beeks Elementary, Fun Run is free & starts at 12:30PM, 5K & 10 Miler start at 1PM, 10 Milers receive Finishers Medal, 10 Milers & 5k:Longsleeve t-shirt & fun run kids get a medal. 5K:$28 on Friday, Race Day:$30, 10 Mile:$42, Race Day:$45. Organized by RunAbout Sports Blacksburg
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634613

3. Blue Ridge Story Space hosts their February event titled "A Curious Encounter" at The June Bug Center for Arts & Education #FloydVA, 5:30-7:00PM, Get up & tell a story or just listen, Free. Concessions available.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623573

4. Free Wine Tasting ft. 6 wines from Italy, France, CA & Washington at Vintage Cellar #Blacksburg, 11AM-7PM, Must be 21 or older.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634620

5. P Buckley Moss Gallery of Blacksburg hosts Valentine's Open House, Sat:11AM-4PM, Sun:12-3PM, Meet artist, get her to sign her artwork & see newest artwork depicting Pandapas Pond, Free drawing for Valentine Gift Basket. Free admission.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634589

6. Blacksburg New School hosts 2022 Chocolate Party Sale at University Mall #Blacksburg ft. assortment of fudge, cookies, brownies & truffles along with local artisans wares, 10AM-4PM. Masks required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623918

7. Christiansburg Institute hosts Community History Harvest at Blacksburg Library, Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library, Va, 1:30-4:00 PM, Community is asked to stop by with any historical artifacts (documents, newspaper clippings) and stories for Christiansburg Institute's Digital Archive. They will scan and/or record what you share.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634616

8. Wild ArtRidge Academy #RadfordVa hosts a virtual art class for ages 8-13 titled "Mini Mardi Gras Floats" starting at 11AM. $10 per student.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634574

9. The Floyd Country Store hosts an Old Time Dance ft. music from The New Ballards Branch Bogtrotters, 7:30-10PM, $8 cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634208

10. New River Community College Fiddle, Banjo & Dance Club welcomes NC bluegrass band Sassafras to the stage at Edwards Hall on Dublin campus, 6:00-8:30PM, No cover, Tips to help w/musicians travel are welcome.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634430

11. Psychedelic blues-rock band Parker's Pillbox performs special Valentine's show at Bt's Radford #RadfordVA, 7-10 PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634228

12. Zan Armentrout perform jazz & blues guitar at Brick House Pizza Radford, 6-9PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634605

13. Mist on the Mountain performs traditional Irish music at Rising Silo Brewery #Blacksburg, 6-9PM, No cover.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634447

14. Dogtown Roadhouse presents The Dead Reckoning, a Southwest VA music collective performing songs celebrating The Grateful Dead, 8-11PM, Adv:$8, Day of:$10.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623566

Sunday:
1. ACC Women's Basketball: #23 UNC at Virginia Tech Women's Basketball at Cassell Coliseum, 1PM, Adults:$10, Youth:$5.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=623909

2. NRV Superbowl hosts Super Bowl Celebration from 1-10 PM, Enjoy $20 lanes per hour w/up to 8 people and $1.00 wings.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634617

3. GraceLife Baptist Church #Christiansburg hosts its annual 2022 Big Game Party for the whole family, enjoy wings & sides, fun for the kids, halftime giveaways, wing competition & more. Starts at 6PM, Free, RSVP required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634615

4. Beliveau Farm Winery #Blacksburg offers Valentine's Wine and Chocolate ft. wine paired w/artisan chocolate w/seating at 1 PM & 3 PM. $25pp. Reservations required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634437

5. Blue Ridge Axe Throwing & Arcade - Blacksburg offers Valentine's Axe Throwing Date Night for Two on Sunday & Monday, 12-10PM, Enjoy 1-hour axe throwing time slot for you and your special someone, $35 per couple.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634602

6. The Floyd Center for the Arts w/VA's Blue Ridge Music Festival hosts Valentine's Piano Concert w/acclaimed musician Mark Valenti at 3 PM, Enjoy classical music followed by reception. Adv:$25, Door:$30, Students:$15. Masks required.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634435

7. Bobby Parker performs cozy folk, blues & ragtime at The Palisades Restaurant from 1-3 PM. No cover. No evening show due to the Big Game.
http://www.nextthreedays.com/FeaturedEventDetails.cfm?E=634567

Have a great weekend and thanks for watching!

The Floyd Center for the Arts seeks to educate, showcase and facilitate artisan creativity in our community and region. Visit us online at floydartcenter.org

The Floyd Center for the Arts is a community arts center in Floyd, Virginia, just miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. We celebrate and facilitate regional arts through classes, exhibits, community receptions and more.

Operating as usual

04/19/2022

This Thursday, April 21, 4-5pm there will be a 🌟FREE🌟 Earth Month activity at FCA! 🌳🍃🌼

Bring your kids or come with friends and learn to make seed bombs with NRV Master Gardeners!

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/19/2022

Have an artistic kiddo in your life who needs some plans for this summer?
FCA Summer Camps are back!
We'll be learning pottery, drawing, book and paper arts, art in nature & gardening, collage, painting, tie-dye, and more!

🌱 June 13-17: Mixed Media Designer Camp with Becca Imbur. Ages 7-10
🌱 June 27 - July 1: Outside the Lines - Ages 6-10
🌱 July 11-15: Outside the Lines - Ages 11-14
Outside the Lines will be taught by various artist instructors.

Early Bird Registration ends April 25!!
Email us at [email protected] with any questions 😁

Photos from Floyd Artisan Trail's post 04/15/2022

Follow the Floyd Artisan Trail page for Artisan Trail 2022 updates and spotlights!
We hope everyone's getting excited 😊

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/14/2022

Happy Earth Month from FCA!
🌿🌳🍄🌻🌞
In celebration, we have 2 free events scheduled to honor Mother Earth.

Thursday, April 21, 4-5pm - a Master Gardener will be coming to FCA to guide you through making seed bombs! Perfect for spreading native plants in your area 😊

Saturday, April 23, 4-5pm - Bryan Fritts will be at our forge doing 2 free public demos on how to blacksmith with recycled materials. Bryan is a talented blacksmith, eager to share his knowledge of how to reclaim and repurpose our everyday items at the forge!

Please email us at [email protected] with any questions.

04/14/2022

There's still a few days left to register for Beginning Hand-Building Ceramics with Brandi Phillips!
If you've ever seen all the beautiful pottery in Floyd and wanted to try creating some yourself, this is the class for you. Brandi will walk students through the techniques to create a variety of projects and build a knowledge base of handbuilding.

Tuesdays and Thursdays, April 19-May 5, 6-9pm.
Register via our website:
https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/course_catalog

Scholarships are available! Please email us at [email protected] to find out more 😁

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/13/2022

A BIG Congratulations to the winners of our Youth Art Contest! 🥳. 🤩. 👏
We received so many amazing pieces of art from children at Floyd Elementary, Willis Elementary, Check Elementary, and Indian Valley Elementary, grades 1, 3, 5, and 7!
Our themes were
1st Grade - Underwater Adventure
3rd Grade - Self Portrait
5th Grade - Fantasy Animal
7th Grade - Habitats of the World
Here are a few of the winning pieces, now on display in our library until May 9 - come check them all out for yourself 😊

Thank you to all the amazing art teachers at these schools who are doing a great job teaching children!

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/13/2022

Calling all art enthusiasts 🗣🗣🗣

Have you taken a look at our available classes? Registration is still up for several including these cool ones:
🌟 Simple Stone Setting with Nell Fredericksen - Saturday and Sunday, April 23 & 24, 9am-5pm
🌟 Card Making with Crystal Wood - Tuesday, April 26, 10am-12:30pm
🌟. Bookmaking Bonanza with Becca Imbur - Saturday, April 23, 10am-3pm
🌟. Candle Dipping with Jessica Yamamoto - Tuesday, May 3, 3:30-5pm

You can sign up on our website at https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/course_catalog

We have scholarships available! Please email us at [email protected] with any questions 😊

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/12/2022

Last week at After School Arts was a blast 🥳
The kids had a great time learning how to weave and make a wall hanging from a recycled CD!

This week, Alicia will be teaching everyone how to make a birdhouse out of a gourd and paint it 🤩

Wednesdays, 4-5pm, $5 a session

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/11/2022

Summer Camps are HERE!! 🌞😁🏃‍♀️🏃

Check out our 3 camps for this summer
- Mixed Media Designer Camp for ages 7-10, June 13-17, instructed by book & paper artist, Becca Imbur.
Half and Full day options!

- Outside the Lines for ages 6-10, June 27 - July 1, and ages 11-14, July 11-15. We'll be doing pottery, drawing, nature art, book arts, tie dye, painting, and so much more!

Early Bird registration is open until April 25! Scholarship options are available, please email [email protected] to find out more 🥳

Registration can be done via our website at https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/course_catalog

04/11/2022

We're getting so excited for Mayfaire! Come by for a day of live music, local artist vendors, delicious food, and springtime activities for the kids - including weaving the maypole and a performance by the Mystical Witches!

Our live music lineup is as follows:
Cave Man Jones - 11am
Lester Weddle - 11:45am
Paul LeMay - 12:30pm
Brad Collier - 1:15pm
Stella Trudel - 2:00pm
Virginia Hollow - 2:45pm

We hope to see you there! 🌞💐🌿

04/09/2022

We hope you'll be joining us this evening from 5 to 7pm for our opening reception for our new exhibitions!
- Opening in the Hayloft Gallery...Elemental: Clay and Glass - a group show of regional clay and glass artists featuring a wide variety of works
- Cheng Fen Yeh is featured in our Falcon Gallery as a solo exhibition of exquisite watercolor paintings
- The Breezeway Gallery is hosting an amazing group show of printmakers working with different printing processes.

Please come by to see the work, meet the artists, and enjoy our Mediterranean themed reception sponsored by New Mountain Mercantile of Floyd, Inc and the Mystical Witches!

Featured work is Kotaro Dragon by Tim Burke

04/08/2022

😲😍 Wow! What an incredible photograph.
Contentment-Containment by Zoe Zimmerman is one of the featured photographs in the Appalachian Center for Photography's current exhibition.
Zoe Zimmerman lives in Taos, New Mexico and has created a renowned photography career for herself over the span of years.

ACP is open to the public Friday - Sunday 10am-2pm, or by appointment. The current exhibition will be on display until June 10. ACP is located next to FCA.

Photos from The Floyd Center for the Arts's post 04/08/2022

It's the absolute best time at FCA! We have new exhibitions installed and ready to debut tomorrow, April 9, at our opening reception!
Join us from 5 to 7pm to take in all this beautiful work and meet some incredibly talented artists.

Featured works:
💫 Oceana Series Nested Forms by Parker Stafford in Elemental: Clay and Glass in the Hayloft Gallery
💫 Trees Power by Cheng Fen Yeh in her solo exhibition in the Falcon Gallery
💫 Tarnished Beauty #1 by Pat Carr in Printmaking Exhibition in the Breezeway Gallery

04/07/2022

🤩🤩 Bookmaking Bonanza with @Becca Imbur is back!
This is always a crowd favorite - come learn how to make your own books with a variety of folds and bindings!
Saturday, April 23 10am-3pm

Registration is available on our website:
https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/products/bookmaking-bonanza-fib-042322

Interested in scholarship opportunities? Please email us at [email protected]. We'd love to help!

04/07/2022

Have you signed up for Beginner Baskets yet?
Kathy Dulaney is a local basketry master who is back for another session of instructing basket weaving! Learn this traditional art and come away with your own basket 😊

Tuesday and Thursday, April 19 and 21, 1-4pm.

Registration is available on our website:
https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/products/beginning-basket-weaving-fib-041922-2

04/06/2022

We're back again with After School Arts!
This week, we'll be learning how to weave and create a cool wall hanging 😍
Come by today 4:00-5:00pm, $5 a session.

04/06/2022

Every Wednesday, 5-8pm, we have open studio for ceramics!
Our studio features 6 wheels, several hand building stations, a slab roller, and a variety of glazes and tools. It's the perfect space to connect with other potters and to work on your own projects.

Email us at [email protected] with any questions.

04/05/2022

There's still time to sign up for our Beginner's Blacksmithing course with Bryan Fritts!
Saturday and Sunday, April 23 & 24 - 9am-5pm.

Students will be introduced to the tools in the shop, useful techniques, making nails, hooks, and other useful items, and learn how to apply finishes!

Registration is available on our website:
https://www.floydartcenter.org/stores/products/beginner-s-blacksmithing-blk-042322

Interested in scholarship opportunities? Please email us at [email protected] 😃

04/05/2022

Old Dominion Blacksmith Association will be back at our forge this Saturday, April 9, 9:00-4:00pm!
Come out and watch these talented blacksmiths make their own tools.

There are 2 open spots!! For $50 to cover material and instruction, you can register to learn to make a handled punch, handled chisel, and a flatter.
Please email us at [email protected] if you'd like to register 😊

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Beaver Creek Virtual Learning Center Beaver Creek Virtual Learning Center
187 Wills Ridge Road
Floyd, 24091

We are a temporary school-age Virtual Learning Center that aids families in accomodating their students change in school schedule. We are able to help students, ages Kindergarten - 9th grades.

Little River Outdoor School Little River Outdoor School
3368 Bethlehem Church Rd
Floyd

Outdoor Elementary School

Floyd County High School Floyd County High School
Floyd, 24091-2184

Floyd Beauty Shop Floyd Beauty Shop
180 S Locust St
Floyd, 24091

Open for over 30 years the best place in floyd for your hair and tanning needs WALK-INS ARE WELCOME Or call 540-745-4525 for a apointment today! "Come For a Deal and you'll comeback for life"

Little Homestead Montessori Little Homestead Montessori
2239 Bethlehem Church Rd
Floyd, 24091

Blue Mountain School Blue Mountain School
470 Christiansburg Pike NE
Floyd, 24091-3737

Blue Mountain School is a contemplative progressive educational community located in Floyd, Virginia.

The Handmade Music School The Handmade Music School
206 S Locust St
Floyd, 24091

The Handmade Music School is dedicated to teaching old-time, bluegrass and traditional music and dances from Floyd County and throughout the Appalachians.

Floyd County High School Band Floyd County High School Band
721 Baker St
Floyd, 24091

information and events regarding the marching band program at Floyd Co. High School