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You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Diversions week of February 26, 2015

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 3:11 pm

Through Feb. 28 The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education will host an exhibit for Charlene Lehto “A Winter Break.” The artist is a Mechanicsville resident and will present her landscape interpretations on our west and north gallery walls through Feb. 28. On our east wall, we will present an exhibition on loan from our educational partner, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, “They Call It Stormy Weather,” also running

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  • Tickets now on sale for Ashland Musical Variety Show

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 1:59 pm

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    It’s time to get your tickets for “Ashland, Our Valentine Town,” sponsored by the Hanover Arts and Activities Center. This popular show will be held Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 19, 20 and 21—starting each night at 7:30 p.m.

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  • Ashland Theater announces film club lineup

    Posted on January 28, 2015 at 2:38 pm

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    Ashland’s landmark art-deco design movie theater has reopened to sell-out crowds and has plenty to offer movie buffs over the next two months. As part of ongoing programming, the theater will screen four classic award-winning films for the “Ashland Film Club” series.

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You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Diversions week of February 26, 2015

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 3:11 pm

Through Feb. 28 The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education will host an exhibit for Charlene Lehto “A Winter Break.” The artist is a Mechanicsville resident and will present her landscape interpretations on our west and north gallery walls through Feb. 28. On our east wall, we will present an exhibition on loan from our educational partner, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, “They Call It Stormy Weather,” also running

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  • Concord Baptist continues Cinderella’s Closet

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:31 am

    As hard as it is to believe, spring is on the way and so is prom season. Cinderella’s Closet, a ministry of Concord Baptist Church, will hold its annual “Shopping Day” Saturday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be held at the church. Concord is located at 15625 Concord Road, not far from the Frog Level Fire Department. All middle and high school-age girls are

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  • Program focuses on social lives of teens in the past

    Posted on February 18, 2015 at 11:24 am

    If you did not grow up in Ashland or Hanover County between 1940 and 1970 you may have no idea what life was like here in those days. The period between World War II and the waning days of the Vietnam War saw many changes to society, the educational system and everyday life, including desegregation, Rock ‘N’ Roll, fashion trends, employment opportunities, and war and civil rights protests. “Growing Up

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