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BEV not vulnerable to the Heartbleed OpenSSL bug

You have probably seen news references to the "Heartbleed" vulnerability that has effected many secure web sites and other SSL-encrypted services. We have carefully reviewed our systems, and BEV services are not and have never been vulnerable to Heartbleed. has some helpful information and a status list for frequently-used sites here:

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VT Mainstage Theatre Series: Spring Awakening

April 13, 2014 - April 27, 2014 time: 7:30pm, 2pm only Sun 2/27, no performance Mon 4/14 and Sun 4/20
     location: Squires Studio Theatre
The Virginia Tech Department of Theatre and Cinema presents Spring Awakening with book and lyrics by Steven Sater, music by Duncan Sheik, directed by Susanna Rinehart. "A famously hot-blooded musical." Winner of eight Tony Awards (including Best Musical), Spring Awakening was described by critics as, “Like nothing that has ever been heard on a Broadway stage.” The score and lyrics of this groundbreaking rock musical capture the excruciating and transcendent yearning, fear and frustration of newfound adolescent sexuality and rebellion against the backdrop of 19th century Germany. For ticket information see VT Events & Tickets or call 540-231-5615.

Blacksburg Farmer's Market

April 19, 2014 time: 8am-2pm location: Blacksburg Market Square
The Blacksburg Farmer's Market happens every week in Blacksburg Market Square (Saturdays only January - March, Wednesdays and Saturdays April - December). Come see live music, sample fresh harvested produce, or spin a hula hoop in the sunshine. More than a market, it's a community gathering place, with a full calendar of entertainment and educational activities. See for lots more information.

VT Center for the Arts, Artist Lecture: Kehinde Wiley

April 21, 2014 time: 5:30pm location: Moss Arts Center
Among today’s most innovative and successful contemporary painters, Kehinde Wiley is known throughout the world for his vivid portraits of urban black male youth, recruiting his subjects from the metropolitan streets around the globe and portraying them in the heroic tradition of European old master paintings. In this first ever talk in Virginia, Wiley speaks about the scope and meaning of his work in what has been one of the most remarkable artistic careers of recent times. This free event is co-sponsored by the School of the Visual Arts with support from the Women and Minority Artists and Scholars Lecture series. See for more on this and many other events at the Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech.

VT Horticulture Spring Fling: Talks, Tours, and Plant Sale

April 23, 2014 - April 26, 2014 time: Varies by day- see website location: Hahn Horticulture Garden
The VT Department of Horticulture including the Horticulture Club and the Hahn Horticulture Garden, with help from the Friends of the Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library, bring you four fabulous days of gardening fun and education! Come for the Plant Sale Preview on Wednesday, Hort Club Plant Sale Thursday - Saturday, Gardening microTalks on Friday, and the Spring Fling Garden Tour on Saturday, featuring three of the most beautiful spring gardens in Blacksburg. Pick up your tickets at the Plant Sale. Held rain or shine, see for full details and pictures.

New River Stage presents "The Odd Couple" female version

April 25, 2014 - May 4, 2014 time: 2:30 PM, 6:30 PM, or 7:30 PM (depending on the performance)
     location: Warm Hearth Village Center
Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Neil Simon's hilarious contemporary comic classic: the female version of The Odd Couple. Instead of the poker party that begins the original version, Ms. Madison has invited the girls over for an evening of Trivial Pursuit. The Pidgeon sisters have been replaced by the two Constanzuela brothers. But the hilarity remains the same. Performance dates are April 25-27 and May 2-4. Both Saturday night performances are dinner theaters and will include a full catered meal before the show. All performances will take place at Warm Hearth's Village Center. Tickets for all performances can be purchased in advance online at

VT International Street Fair

April 27, 2014 time: Afternoon location: College Ave., Downtown Blacksburg
The VT Council of International Student Organizations [CISO] and Cranwell International Center invite you to participate in the 2014 International Street Fair! Held on College Avenue in Downtown Blacksburg, the International Street Fair is one of the most colorful and bustling events of the spring semester at Virginia Tech. This event is a great opportunity for adults and children of all ages to come and learn about different countries. See:

Spring Bazaar at Price's Fork Elementary School

May 3, 2014 time: 9:00am-3:00pm location: Price's Fork Elementary School
On May 3rd the Price's Fork Elementary School PTA will have a Spring Vendor Bazaar. We have filled over 75 vendor booths and look forward to having you with us to shop at this special event. Hethwood Market will be selling breakfast and lunch. Massages by Body Balance Spa for donations to the school and door prizes/raffles all day! Website: Facebook Page:

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