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Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest Open House, Forest: For the first time ever, take a tour of Jefferson's retreat between Christmas and New Year’s! Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest will be open to the public from December 26 through December 30. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with the last tour leaving at 3 p.m. daily. This is a wonderful opportunity to bring your friends and family to one of Virginia’s most unique and important historic homes and discover why Mr. Jefferson viewed the house as his personal retreat. Regular admission applies.
Operation Christmas Blessing, Vinton: November 26th through December 21st, 2012 the members of Grace Family Church at 2021 Hardy Road in Vinton, Virginia are celebrating “Operation Christmas Blessing.” They are collecting over 200 new baby items for local moms and babies at Blue Ridge Women’s Center! Last year this charity assisted 580 women in Roanoke with free pregnancy and STI tests, OB ultrasounds, pregnancy counseling, parenting and life skills classes, and items that can be earned in the Baby Boutique! Blue Ridge Women’s Center provides support according to each client’s individual needs. Women may receive free and confidential assistance from Blue Ridge Women’s Center until their baby is a year old. Please call the church office at (540)857-9750 Monday-Friday 9am-12 noon to donate!