United Way of Franklin County Receives $1,000 From After 5 Jive

The United Way of Franklin County was presented with a $1,000 check for proceeds from the first After 5 Jive concert held earlier this month.

The next outdoor event is scheduled for Thursday, July 7 featuring “The Embers” performing at Westlake Towne Center, next to Kroger. Gates open at 5 p.m. with live music getting underway at 5:30 p.m. through 8:30 p.m. Admissions for Adults is $5, children 10 and under are admitted free. Valid ID required for 21 and older. There will be a children’s play area with an inflatable slide and other activities.

After 5 Jive at Smith Mountain Lake is sponsored by Prudential Waterfront Properties, Carilion Clinic, Appalachian Power, Western Virginia Water Authority, Smith Mountain Building Supply, Kroger, Ferguson Kitchen & Bath, Laker Media, WDBJ-7, Budweiser, and Coca-Cola. Participating food and drink vendors include Homestead Creamery, Hot Shots, Brooks Mill Winery, Budweiser and Coca-Cola. Lawn chairs welcome. No coolers, outside food or drinks, rollerblades, skateboards or pets are allowed on the premises. Events are subject to cancellation and possible rescheduling due to inclement weather.

For additional information visit www.After5Jive.com or contact (540) 721-5288.

Photo: United Way of Franklin County After 5 Jive check presentation. (Back row: left to right) Brian D. Muelenaer, Vice President Operation Smith Mountain Building Supply, Cathie Daniel, Broker Prudential Waterfront Properties, Ron Willard II Vice President The Willard Companies. (Front) Deborah Stone, Branch Manager Ferguson Kitchen and Bath, Pat Koger, Executive Director United Way of Franklin County.