Seminar Thursday on Domestic Violence in Roanoke

Roanoke, VA - A Roanoke City Councilman hopes a community event Thursday night will really make a difference on the issue of domestic violence.

Sherman Lea is hosting the event at the Roanoke Civic Center, called: Strengthening Families, A Community Conversation about Family and Intimate Partner Violence. It's designed to bring government agencies, service providers and the community together to talk about domestic violence issues. The event is free and open to the public.

That's from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.