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PHONE:  (540) 375-4112   |  ADDRESS:  City Hall, 114 North Broad Street, Salem, VA 24153

News in Salem

14

Mar

2019

Job Fair for US 2020 Census takers

We will be hosting a job fair!  The US Census 2020 is now hiring census takers!

14

Mar

2019

DMV 2 Go

This full-service office-on-wheels is ready to help with all of your Virginia DMV needs! Just come on in to the DMV's mobile unit (located in our parking lot) and take care of the following:

  • Apply/renew your ID card (adults & children)
  • Apply/renew your driver's license - take road and knowledge tests; get your picture taken; reinstate driving privileges.
  • Apply for a Veteran ID card.
  • Get a copy of your driving record.
  • Obtain vehicle titles, license plates, decals, transcripts.
  • Order disabled parking placards or plates.
  • Get fishing and hunting licenses.
  • And much more!

14

Mar

2019

Women's Health with Qigong and Tai Chi

A free weekly facilitated practice with 3 women who would like to share their knowledge.  Previous experience in meditation, tai chi or yoga would be helpful, but not required.  Please sign up at the front desk.  Program is free; wear comfortable clothing.

14

Mar

2019

Word Basics

This class is an introduction to Microsoft Word 2016.  Topics to be discussed include how to create and open documents, save, edit and print documents.

14

Mar

2019

Barks & Books

Read with a therapy dog! (ages 6+) 

14

Mar

2019

ALABAMA's 50th Anniversary Tour

It has been 50 years since Randy Owen, Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry, left the cotton farms of Fort Payne, Alabama, to spend the summer playing music in a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina bar called The Bowery. It is a classic American tale of rags to riches. The band members somehow rose from their humble beginning of picking cotton to become international stars. Alabama has sold 80 million albums and changed the face and sound of country music in the process and are now coming to Salem for a special show on Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 pm.

Reserved Seat: $35.00, $59.50, $79.50, $129.50

Preferred Parking: $5.00

Tickets for this show are on sale at the Salem Civic Center Box Office (Monday – Friday: 10 am – 6 pm and Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm), by phone at 800-745-3000 or at www.ticketmaster.com/event/01005574E7F6A773  All ticket sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.

 

Additional Information About The Artists:

Alabama's music continues to stand the test of time and their numbers and stats are beyond compare.  In five decades, Alabama has charted 43 #1 singles including 21 #1 singles in a row.  The band has won over 179 CMA Awards, Grammy Awards and ACM Awards. They members are enshrined at the Country Music Hall of Fame and they have their own star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. They are also world-class philanthropists, who have raised over $250 million for charity.

The Oak Ridge Boys are both Country and Gospel Music Royalty. The group has charted more than a dozen #1 singles and over 30 Top 10 albums during its more than 50 years of recording a performing.  The Oaks are members of both the Country Music and Gospel Music Hall of Fames.