|Tech||Tech Nite 13 Awards Gala: May 1, 2013
Tech Nite 13 Awards Gala, May 1, 2013, 5:30pm, JMU Festival & Student Center. Hosted by the Shenandoah Valley Technology Council, this event highlights the successes of technology firms, organizations and programs in the region and the entrepreneurs, innovators, leaders and educators behind those successes. Prestigious awards in 7 categories will be presented. Reception is followed by dinner and presentation of awards. Keynote speaker will be Michael Stoltzfus, President & CEO of Dynamic Aviation. $75pp. Reservations required. www.svtc-va.org.
|General||Going With The Grain
http://loudountimes.com/index.php/entertainment/calendar/ Calendar items must be received by 7 p.m. Tuesday for the following week's publication. Saturday, April 20 from 5 – 8 PM Opening Reception for "Going with The Grain" hosted by Live An Artful Life® Gallery. A wood carving demonstration by Sarah Angle will begin at 6 PM. The show celebrates the natural artistic medium of wood. For thousands of years wood has been used for both fuel and tools, but art? You bet and this show will introduce you to six gifted artisans all working in a broad spectrum of wood: Sarah Angle, Bruce Cameron, Linda Deardorff, Barbara Dill, Kyle England, and Nathan Hawkes. Included works will be hand carved sculptures, unusual serving/cutting boards and trays, alder wood vessels, boxes and napkin rings, multi axis wood turned sculpture, hand crafted furniture, wood turned bowls and creative functional items. Free, age limit 18 and over. Show runs through May 19, Wed – Sat 11 – 6 PM, Sun 11 – 4 PM.
|4/20/13 - 5/19/13