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Ashland Chalk Walk returns May 2

Posted on April 15, 2015 at 11:56 am

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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  • K-9 Heroes Day featuring Pooch Pursuit April 18

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 10:05 am

    K-9 Heroes Pooch Pursuit

    Start the morning off with the Pooch Pursuit 5K/1-mile walk fun run. The start time is 9 a.m., with all registered participants receiving a human and dog-friendly treat bag. Immediately following the pursuit, the K-9 Heroes Day kicks off at 10 a.m. This free event, open to the public, honors our K-9 Veterans.

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  • Diversions, week of April 16, 2015

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 9:51 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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K-9 Heroes Pooch Pursuit

K-9 Heroes Day featuring Pooch Pursuit April 18

Posted on April 15, 2015 at 10:05 am

Start the morning off with the Pooch Pursuit 5K/1-mile walk fun run. The start time is 9 a.m., with all registered participants receiving a human and dog-friendly treat bag. Immediately following the pursuit, the K-9 Heroes Day kicks off at 10 a.m. This free event, open to the public, honors our K-9 Veterans.

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  • Classic Car Cruise In is May 2

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 10:02 am

    Hanover County Parks and Recreation will host a venue on Saturday, May 2, where beautiful classic automobiles (pre-1990) display their chrome, shine, and era glory while sounds of the 50s, 60s and 70s play in the background. The Classic Car Cruise In runs 4 to 7 p.m. with concession items available for purchase throughout the event. This free event, sponsored by Retallick’s Auto Parts, is open to the public and

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  • Paws for a Cause costume film event takes place May 1

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 10:01 am

    Gather your friends and favorite pet and join the Hanover Humane Society May 1 for its first annual “Paws for a Cause”  Costume Film Event. The costume film event will be held at the Historic Ashland Theater at 205 England Street. Doors open to the public at 7 p.m. with the film “Mars Attacks” beginning at 7:30 p.m.; tickets will be available at the door. Dress yourself (and your pet)

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