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‘Becoming Dr. Ruth’ on stage at Hanover Tavern beginning Sept. 12

Posted on August 28, 2014 at 1:08 pm

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of “Becoming Dr. Ruth” by Mark St. Germain Friday, Sept. 12 at Hanover Tavern, 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road. The show runs through Sunday, Oct. 19. This one-woman biographical account tells the incredible life story of Dr. Ruth Westheimer .

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  • Diversions week of Aug. 28, 2014

    Posted on August 28, 2014 at 12:25 pm

    Daryl Davis Boogie Woogie Band

    Bluemont’s fifth and last concert of the season is a Welcome Back Concert/Dance for Randolph-Macon students and staff featuring Daryl Davis Boogie Woogie Band Sunday, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. This concert will be held on the steps of Brock Commons.

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  • 3rd annual Pup Crawl set

    Posted on August 21, 2014 at 4:41 pm

    Gather up your favorite canine companion and join Hanover Humane for its third annual “Pup Crawl” to be held Saturday, Oct. 11. What better way to enjoy Autumn than with a 1.5-mile moonlight stroll in the Town of Ashland? Registration for the event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Municipal Building at 101 Thompson Street in Ashland with the walk beginning at 7:30 p.m. The registration fee of $25

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  • Parks & Rec sponsors Classic Car Cruise-In

    Posted on August 21, 2014 at 4:40 pm

    Saturday, Sept. 27, Hanover County Parks and Recreation will host a venue where beautiful classic automobiles (pre-1988) display their chrome, shine and era glory, while sounds of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s play in the background. The Classic Car Cruise In will run from 4-7 p.m. with concession items available for purchase throughout the event.ww This free event, open to the public and classic automobile owners is being held at

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  • CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation holding Art Auction Aug. 21

    Posted on August 21, 2014 at 3:55 pm

    When the gavel strikes for the first time Aug. 21, opening up the bids at the CJ’s Thumbs Up Foundation Art Auction at Blenheim Farm Winery in Charlottesville, a wide variety of artistic creation will grace the podium. “We have received donations of art and art services from all over the country,” says Director of Programs Roger Reynolds.  “It’s been astounding how generous these talented artists have been. We’re actually

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  • Ashland Harvest Run, Pumpkin Walk upcoming

    Posted on July 31, 2014 at 12:12 pm

    Fundraising is an important part of the non-profit world. Over the past few years, Hanover Safe Place has experienced great success in partnering with civic organizations for fundraising events. With that thought in mind, HSP has joined forces with the GFWC Ashcake Woman’s Club for a new event Oct. 18. Combining two established runs, they have formed the Ashland Harvest Run and Pumpkin Walk. The event will start at 8

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  • Ashland’s Masterworks Chorale to begin fall rehearsals

    Posted on July 25, 2014 at 10:48 am

    Have you sung in a chorus or choir in the past and miss the joy of learning music and creating harmony with other voices? If so, please plan to join Ashland’s Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale when rehearsals begin for their eighth year Sept. 8. Rehearsals are on Monday nights from 7 – 9:15 p.m., at Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church, 201 Henry St., Ashland. The first three rehearsals (Sept. 8,

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