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Agenda

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  1. May
    13
    Tue

    1. ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
      11:00 am – 5:00 pm

      This show will exhibit new works of the artists represented with Gallery Flux. The ‘Paw for a Cause’ Silent Auction and Exhibition, benefiting the Hanover Humane Society, will be held during the opening on May 1. There will also be a live demonstration of the casting process by Gallery Artist, Helene Roberts (June 5 at the second opening).

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      11:00 am
      ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
    2. Beyond the rainbow
      8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      A life in song

      Message: 

      With her legendary 1961 comeback concert as the backdrop, Judy Garland (played by Richmond phenom Grey Garrett) leads the audience through a whirlwind of memories starting with her childhood days in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, to the studios of MGM, marriages and divorces, and finally to Carnegie Hall. It’s a life packed with love, passion, courage, and resilience, featuring some of the greatest songs of the 20th century. A cast of fascinating characters helps her tell her story. Don’t miss it!

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      8:00 pm
      Beyond the rainbow
  2. May
    14
    Wed

    1. ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
      11:00 am – 5:00 pm

      This show will exhibit new works of the artists represented with Gallery Flux. The ‘Paw for a Cause’ Silent Auction and Exhibition, benefiting the Hanover Humane Society, will be held during the opening on May 1. There will also be a live demonstration of the casting process by Gallery Artist, Helene Roberts (June 5 at the second opening).

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      11:00 am
      ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
    2. Beyond the rainbow
      8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      A life in song

      Message: 

      With her legendary 1961 comeback concert as the backdrop, Judy Garland (played by Richmond phenom Grey Garrett) leads the audience through a whirlwind of memories starting with her childhood days in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, to the studios of MGM, marriages and divorces, and finally to Carnegie Hall. It’s a life packed with love, passion, courage, and resilience, featuring some of the greatest songs of the 20th century. A cast of fascinating characters helps her tell her story. Don’t miss it!

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      8:00 pm
      Beyond the rainbow
  3. May
    15
    Thu

    1. Historical Tour of Richmond
      9:00 am – 5:00 pm

      Join the Hanover Seniors as they head to the Capitol City – Historic Richmond. Take a leisurely boat trip down the canal while taking in the historic sites. As you travel along the canal, the narrator will fill you with interesting stories and facts about the canal and all the restorations taken place downtown. Next, enjoy a plated lunch at The Tobacco Company. Choose from entrees such as grilled chicken and spinach salad, Virginia crab sandwich, soup & sandwich, southern barbecue pork sandwich including a beverage and dessert. After lunch it off to a guided riding tour of historic Richmond. See some of the restored neighborhoods including Shockoe Slip, Church Hill, and Monument Avenue. Weather permitting, we’ll take a brief walk into the Confederate section of Hollywood Cemetery. The tour also includes the newly renovated State Capitol. Cost of trip is $99 which includes the following: Round trip Motorcoach Transportation, Canal Boat Ride & Guided Tour of Richmond, Lunch at The Tobacco Company, Tax and Gratuity for Lunch, Driver and Guide Gratuities. Deadline April 15 or as space permits. Limited spaces available.

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      9:00 am
      Historical Tour of Richmond
    2. ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
      11:00 am – 5:00 pm

      This show will exhibit new works of the artists represented with Gallery Flux. The ‘Paw for a Cause’ Silent Auction and Exhibition, benefiting the Hanover Humane Society, will be held during the opening on May 1. There will also be a live demonstration of the casting process by Gallery Artist, Helene Roberts (June 5 at the second opening).

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      11:00 am
      ‘Gallery Artist Groip Show’
    3. Antiques Appraisal Fair
      11:00 am – 3:00 pm

      Meet Ken Farmer and Matt Quinn from the PBS television show, Antiques Roadshow! Tickets are limited and offered on a first come first serve basis. $25.00 per person Your ticket price includes an appraisal by the experts from Antiques Roadshow and an interactive tour of Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown after 3:00 pm. (If you are unable to take a tour of Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown on March 17th, you may bring your ticket back at any other time we are open to redeem your tour) Each registrant is asked to bring ONE object to be appraised by the Antiques Road Show experts. We ask that a high quality digital photograph of your item be uploaded via this site two weeks prior to the show. Selected Items will be chosen beforehand to be featured and appraised live, in front of an audience. At the top of each hour, Ken Farmer of PBS’s Antiques Roadshow will highlight selected pieces and discuss the history and valuation of the objects. Ticket can be purchased in 30 minute time increments. This will save you from waiting in long lines and will enable you to spend the most quality time with our appraisal experts. Please do come prepared to wait in line and include accommodations for the object you plan to bring. The lines will be located under a tent and in the occasion of inclement weather, the tent will have sides attached. There will be food vendors on site.

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      11:00 am
      Antiques Appraisal Fair
    4. Dual Recovery Anonymous
      5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

      Dual Recovery Anonymous meets Thursdays at the Thomas Hale Education Center at Sunrise House.

      Dual Recovery Anonymous is for those seeking relief from an emotional or mental disorder & a co-occurring substance abuse problem.

      The group is peer run, meaning that it is run by people with a mental illness and substance abuse history.

      For more information see: http://www.draonline.org/

      This excellent group supports people with both mental illness and substance abuse history. Please join us for fellowship in the 12-step tradition. There are no fees, registration forms or advanced notice necessary! 

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      5:30 pm
      Dual Recovery Anonymous
    5. Presentation on using historic tax credits to revitalize historic Ashland properties
      6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      The Ashland Main Street Association, in conjunction with the Town of Ashland and Coldwell Banker Dew Realty will host a presentation on using historic tax credits to revitalize historic Ashland properties. The program will be held May 15th from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Ashland Town Council Chambers and is open to the public.

      Sonja Ingram from Preservation Virginia will speak on the basics of qualifying for historic credits: the process and requirements for both homeowners and commercial developers. Bob Adams from Virginia Community Capital will address the structuring of commercial credit-based transactions and how tax credits are used to generate equity in a project.
      Please come and learn how preservation can mean profit!

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      6:00 pm
      Presentation on using historic tax credits to revitalize historic Ashland properties
    6. Beyond the rainbow
      8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      A life in song

      Message: 

      With her legendary 1961 comeback concert as the backdrop, Judy Garland (played by Richmond phenom Grey Garrett) leads the audience through a whirlwind of memories starting with her childhood days in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, to the studios of MGM, marriages and divorces, and finally to Carnegie Hall. It’s a life packed with love, passion, courage, and resilience, featuring some of the greatest songs of the 20th century. A cast of fascinating characters helps her tell her story. Don’t miss it!

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      8:00 pm
      Beyond the rainbow

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