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Montpelier Center board member Wayne Galbraith (far left) and artist David Turner (far right), with help from others, place Turner’s “Spilling the Wind” statue in front of the center. (H-P photos by Paige Baxter)

Art, music land in Montpelier April 25

Posted on April 22, 2015 at 11:10 am

It’s a bird, it’s a plane—no, really, it is a bird, just not an organic one. It’s a sculpture of an eagle that is temporarily situated outside of the Montpelier Center for Arts and Education. This eagle, which was sculpted by artist David Turner, is one of many outdoor and wildlife-themed works of art that will be exhibited at the center’s April 25 event, Art and Music on the Green.

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  • Diversions, week of April 23, 2015

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 10:25 am

    Art Is On Fire

    The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education 18th annual Celebration of the Arts – Art Is On Fire! featuring the second annual South-Atlantic Juried Exhibition taking place Saturday, April 25 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

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  • Ashland Chalk Walk returns May 2

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 11:56 am

    Ashland is about to get more colorful, at least until the next rainfall.

    The Ashland Main Street Association is calling for artists of all ages to claim their squares of concrete canvas at the 2015 Ashland Chalk Walk. The sixth annual celebration of temporal fine art will be held Saturday, May 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the plaza of the Ashland Branch Library. The goal of the Chalk Walk is to raise awareness of the Ashland Cultural Arts District by

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Events

Old Church Garden Fair features plants, bees, music and BBQ May 2

Posted on April 22, 2015 at 10:31 am

Shop for deals on garden plants and homemade baked goods, discover beekeeping and enjoy live music, homemade pulled chicken barbeque, historic church tours, and kids’ activities from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 2, at Immanuel Episcopal Church, 3263 Old Church Road, Mechanicsville. You’ll find old fashioned perennials and cuttings from the gardens of parishioners as well as a variety of bedding plants, herbs, shrubs and trees at the

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  • 41st annual Festival of Arts and Sciences set April 25

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 10:29 am

    Hanover County Public Schools’ 41st annual Festival of the Arts and Sciences will be held Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Patrick Henry High School located at 12449 West Patrick Henry Road. Admission is free, and food will be available for purchase. Over 2,000 students will participate in this community event that highlights their accomplishments during the school year. It will feature exhibits and live performances

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  • Diversions, week of April 23, 2015

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 10:25 am

    Art Is On Fire

    The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education 18th annual Celebration of the Arts – Art Is On Fire! featuring the second annual South-Atlantic Juried Exhibition taking place Saturday, April 25 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

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