Thursday, February 28, 2013

Dismal winter day

Still cold and some snow flurries, but this snow was from a few days ago.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Church of God

The weekly lenten ecumenical  program was at the Church of God this evening.  Several congregations share a meal and devotions about this season.  A different community hosts it each week.

Monday, February 25, 2013

First and Main

The shopping center has plans for an imax theatre to draw larger numbers of shoppers into the center.

Sunday, February 24, 2013


Gillies, a restaurant with wonderful special dishes, is located across from Theatre 101 in the arts district.  The Theatre is reflected in the windows.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Still winter

'Twas a cold winter day.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Work on College Ave.

Work on the College Ave. promenade.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Wine shop

The Beliveau Estates Wine shop has finished the remodeling. 

Tuesday, February 19, 2013


Vines along the trunks.

Monday, February 18, 2013

Art as part of fence

This blue barrier is part of the protection to keep people from the stream. 

Sunday, February 17, 2013

A wall being created

The wall going up on the new College Ave. promenade looks as if it is Hokie Stone.

Saturday, February 16, 2013


The mural is a work-in-progress

Friday, February 15, 2013

Extra Main St.

Seemed a grand winter day downtown.

Thursday, February 14, 2013


Restaurant that is out of the downtown and still on Main St.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

My vacation photo

I was fortunate to vacation where the mountains are high.

Monday, February 11, 2013

clothing shop

another clothing shop

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Remodeling storefront

Beliveau winery's Blacksburg store, was remodeling today. 

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Pine tree

A pine tree

Friday, February 8, 2013

Music and Math

Barbershop style music is based on mathematics.  Sweet Adelines sing this style.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Crimper's Climbing Gym

This is a good time of year to enjoy indoor climbing at a gym.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

In the snow

Just some footprints in the snow.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013


Weather has moderated; some rain, some cold, but not ice or snow.

Monday, February 4, 2013

Again, the Writers Conference

Well, I had to put another Writers Conference photo because I am still thinking about the event.  The conference had so many good sessions, I have not been able to absorb it all yet. (And a blogger I follow posted a pix from the event too.)

Friday, February 1, 2013

Roanoke Regional Writers Conference

Two of the speakers at the annual Roanoke Regional Writers Conference, the keynote and the scholarship award winner.  Both had inspirational messages for those attending the conference.