Archive for July, 2013

Virginia Tech Summer Academy

Posted: 5th July 2013 by 130jackson in Local Interests

Being only a few blocks from the university makes Virginia Tech an important entity to 130 Jackson and its users. Virginia Tech Summer Academy begins today. This program is designed to help incoming freshmen transition into their college experience with greater success.  From the VTSA website: The Virginia Tech Summer Academy (VTSA) is designed to […]

Independence Day in Blacksburg

Posted: 1st July 2013 by 130jackson in Local Interests

This year’s Independence Day events start on July 4 at 2 pm with a parade followed by a free movie, An American Tail, at The Lyric Theatre, both sponsored by the Mt. Tabor Ruritan Club. At 6 pm, come over to Municipal Park to enjoy music from the Blacksburg Community Band and stay for the […]