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Upcoming Events


The Board of Trustees/Directors meets monthly.

All meetings are open to the public, you are invited to join on the Third Wednesday of each Month -1:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall of Luther Memorial Church, 600 Prices Fork Rd., Blacksburg, VA 24060.

Next meeting: Wednesday, July 17, 2024, 1:30 pm.

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2024 Caregivers Conference: Roadmap to Caregiving

The New River Valley Agency on Aging exists to support and enhance the lives of older adults, their families, and caregivers through advocacy, information, and services. Register for the 2024 Caregivers Conference by 5 PM Friday, July 19, 2024. Visit for more information, including flyer and registration form. Free to family/volunteer caregivers, $35 for professionals.

Friday, August 9, 2024, 8:00am-3:45pm, Edwards Hall, New River Community College, 5251 College Dr, Dublin, VA 24084.


AARP Blacksburg Health and Wellness Fair

Sponsored by AARP Blacksburg, the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Christiansburg Recreation Center, the goal of the AARP Blacksburg Health and Wellness Fair is to spread health and wellness information for individuals ages 50+ and their caregivers, with special attention to our region's veterans. The fair is open to all. Besides information from a projected 100 sponsors and exhibitors, there will be service resources, immunizations and a variety of health screenings.

September 18, 2024, 10am to 2pm

Christiansburg Recreation Center, 1600 N Franklin St, Christiansburg, VA 24073

Professional Attending a Seminar

Host Your own Program

PowerPoint Presentations for Groups

We have Powerpoint presentations created for informing the community on the below listed subjects. These are suitable for viewing on an individual computer or for sharing with a group. Please contact us to request a Powerpoint presentation.

  • Alternative Funeral Practices

  • Dust to Diamonds: Non-traditional choices for body disposition

  • Going Out Green: Environmentally friendly burial

  • Death on a Dime: How to avoid getting stiffed

  • Cremation: From start to finish

  • Write Your Own Obituary: A workshop on how to write an obituary.

Contact Us to Request a PowerPoint Presentation

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