Events

Welcome to the RDC Events page. Here you can:

 - find details about our events -  volunteer to help at an event - buy tickets for special events -

(All groups meet at the Roanoke Diversity Center 806 Jamison Ave S.E. Roanoke, VA. 24013 unless otherwise stated.) 

CLICK HERE to go to our event calendar!! 

GAY A.A. group meets each Sunday from 5:00-6:00 p.m

Star City Transgender Alliance Support Group. Meets the 4th Saturday of the month from 4-7:00 p.m. 

Nonbinary Alliance of the Blue Ridge Support Group. Meets the 3rd Saturday of each month from 7-9:00 p.m.

New! Roanoke Rainbow Families and Friends Support Group. Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Roanoke, 2015 Grandin Rd, Roanoke,VA  24015 from 7-8:30 p.m.

New! Youth S.A.G.A. of Roanoke (youth 12-18 yrs old) Counselor led youth support group! Locations TBA


 

  • Volunteer Training

    Love, care and help make a difference in our community. Even a small contribution becomes part of a bigger change.

    Our general volunteer orientation is a required class for all new volunteers.

    You will learn about The Roanoke Diversity Center as an organization as well as all of its programs that we offer.

    We look forward to going over all the general rules of the cetner and matching you up with the programs that fit your interests and skills the best!

    PLEASE RSVP so we know who's coming

    Pizza, snacks, and refreshments will be provided.

    Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Roanoke Diversity Center in Roanoke, VA
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  • Winter Fête Carnival

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    The Roanoke Diversity Center invites you to the Winter Fête Carvinal! Join us again at the beautiful Patrick Henry Ballroom for an unforgettable night. This year's theme is "Carnival"! Rio meets Mardis Gras in Roanoke! 

    We'll have some cocktails, dinner (vegetarian and meat options catered meal), unique entertainment, and a lot of dancing! 

    Check out the pictures from Winter Fete "Fire and Ice" last year! 

    Entertainment provided by:

    DJ Bobby Hash

    With his energetic mixing style and broad knowledge of music, he has established a brand that sees him working well over 150 gigs a year.  Bobby consistently fills dance floors all over the state including Blacksburg, Arlington, and Roanoke!

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    Grave Dancers Burlesque 

    These tattooed and pierced ladies all have a flair for the darker things in life. Whether performing neoburlesque with a horror twist or traditional burlesque, these girls can do it all!

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    Roanoke Capoeira

    Roanoke Capoeira is dedicated to bringing the rich Afro-Brazilian artistic tradition of Capoeira to the Roanoke Valley. Enjoy this Afro-Brazilian martial art that melds fighting techniques with dance and music.

    Cash Bar 

    Dress: Rio Carnival/Mardis Gras attire!

    Without our sponsors and generous donors, an event of this caliber simply would not be possible. Our sincere thanks go to: 

    The Patrick Henry Ballroom
    Curry Copy
    DJ Bobby Hash
    Grave Dancers
    Wild Card Graphics

    Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 06:00 PM · $40.00 USD · 7 rsvps
    Patrick Henry Ballroom in Roanoke, VA
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