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Community News


We are always looking for new information. Give us a call or e-mail anytime, or just stop by. Our doors are always open.
**Curbside Garbage Pickup--New Time**

Garbage pickup will begin at 7:00am
beginning on Friday, May 5th.

2016 Town Decals are now past due.
**Personal Property Taxes Must Be Paid Before Purchasing Decals.**


Fries Christmas Parade
Sponsored by the Fries Fire Department
Saturday, Dec. 3rd


Helicopter Golf Ball Drop Fundraiser
sponsored by Fries Public Park Fund & Bill's Helicopter Service
December 3, 2016
3pm in the Big Bottom behind Fries School
Bill Bryant will have golf balls numbered 1--500 and will hover above a bulls eye painted on the big bottom the day of the event. The golf balls will be dropped from the helicopter at about 75 feet and the golf ball that lands closet to the golf pin in the center will win $1,000.
Second and Third Prizes will be $500 and $250.
To participate purchase a golf ball drop raffle ticket for a $100 donation. Each ticket carries a 1 and 500 chance of winning the grand prize.
All proceeds benefit the Fries Public Park Fund and will go towards the purchase of new playground equipment for the town park.
For more information contact:
Kim Mallory
PO Box 3
Fries, VA 24330

Fries Theatre Presents
A Cricket County Colorado Christmas
By: Eddie McPherson
Dinner & Show
Benefits the Y Restoration Fund
November 19, 2016

Dinner @ 6pm; Show starts @ 7pm
$10.00 Adults, $5.00 Children
Menu includes: Soup, Salad, Baked Potato, Dessert and Drink

rooked Road Thursday Night Jam Sessions

Fries Community Center Theatre 
Every Thursday Night 
6:30 - 9pm.

Join us for an enjoyable evening of old-time and bluegrass music, food and fellowship!
For more information contact Karen Snyder at (276) 744-0158
Click on the link below for a sampling of the great music at the Fries Theatre and on the Crooked Road.

Mobile Food Pantry

Individuals & Families who need food assistance and reside in or near the Providence area are welcome to come and receive a box of food.

Please Bring: Form of Identification & A Sturdy Container

Where: The Old Providence Elementary School
1st Thursday of Every Month.

In Partnership with The United Company Foundation and Feeding America Southwest Virginia


For Sale Now in the Fries Town Hall
& Historic Fries Theater

Fries Jam Session CD's
"Every Thursday evening in Fries, VA, local musicians and visitors come to listen and play old time traditional music. Recorded during the spring of 2011 the Thursday Night Jam Sessions brings together traditional fiddle tunes, folk songs, Anglo-Irish ballads and original compositions. Included in this CD are interviews from local musicians, Eddie Bond and Jesse Lovell."
Mountains and Music DVD's
Proceeds to benefit The Fries Recreation Center Restoration Fund

The proceeds from your purchase of the DVDs will go toward the repair and renovation of this 100 year old Recreation Building.  It was built by the owner of Washington Mills to meet the recreational and civic needs of their employees and their families everything under one roof.  This MAJESTIC  building houses the Historic Theater, Gym, Duck Pin Bowling, Library, Dining Room with Kitchen, Space for Offices and Swimming Pool. 


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