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Diversion week of July 17, 2014

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 3:01 pm

Crafters Wanted Ashland Volunteer Fire Department is looking for crafters for a craft show Saturday, Oct. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 for 8×8 space. Please contact Audrey Roberts for more information at (804) 349-5629.   Crafters wanted for the 24th annual Short Pump Ruritan Club Craft Show Saturday, Oct. 25. It will be held at short Pump Middle School – 4701 Pouncey Tract Road. For information, call

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  • ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ performances scheduled

    Posted on June 26, 2014 at 10:18 am

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    The Hanover Arts & Activities Center, in partnership with the Hanover Tavern, is sponsoring its eighth musical theatre production this summer. “Once Upon a Mattress” performances are scheduled for Friday, June 27 at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 28 at 2 and 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 29 at 2 p.m. at the historical Hanover Tavern. The Tavern is also home to Virginia Repertory Theatre (Va Rep). Come see talented Hanover

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  • Tomato Un-Cookoff set for July 11

    Posted on April 17, 2014 at 10:16 am

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    Hanover County Parks and Recreation will host the Tomato Un-Cookoff Friday, July 11. Competitors will un-cookoff head to head to transform the famous Hanover Tomato into tantalizing tomato recipes. All underground chefs (supper club, private/caterer, and competition chefs) and above ground chefs are welcome to compete. Suggestions for dishes could include: salsa, bruschetta, tabbouleh, caprese salad, tomato sauces or perhaps a delicious stuffed tomato. The tomato cuisine lineups are endless.

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Local libraries hold movie nights, storytimes

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 3:11 pm

Ashland Branch Library Alice in Wonderland: Presented by the Chesterfield Children’s Theatre at the Ashland Branch Library Saturday, July 26 at 2 p.m. Join Alice on a trip down the rabbit hole and visit a magical land of Mad Hatters, Smiling Cats, Rabbits, and Queens. Meet and greet your favorite characters after the show! Call (804) 798-4072 or visit the library at 201 S. Railroad Avenue for more information. How

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  • Diversion week of July 17, 2014

    Posted on July 17, 2014 at 3:01 pm

    Abstract paintings by Amy Harris

    Crafters Wanted Ashland Volunteer Fire Department is looking for crafters for a craft show Saturday, Oct. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 for 8×8 space. Please contact Audrey Roberts for more information at (804) 349-5629.   Crafters wanted for the 24th annual Short Pump Ruritan Club Craft Show Saturday, Oct. 25. It will be held at short Pump Middle School – 4701 Pouncey Tract Road. For information, call

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  • Humane Society hosts annual Critter Camp

    Posted on July 10, 2014 at 3:08 pm

    In July, the Hanover Humane Society will once again offer its “Loving Critter Camp” for animal-loving children during summer vacation. Hanover Humane has dedicated this educational program for children in honor of Diana Lynn Loving, one of Hanover Humane’s patrons. Through eyes of the children enrolled in “Loving Critter Camp,” Loving’s respect, love, and appreciation for animals will live on. “Loving Critter Camp” is the place where campers will learn

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