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  1. Nov
    3
    Sat

    1. Book Sale
      9:00 am – 1:00 pm

      Friends of the Montpelier Library Book Sale

      New and ”Gently Used” books and DVDs.

      All donations are tax deductible. Receipts happily given on request!!

      *Members Only Preview 11/2/2012,10AM-12PM.

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      9:00 am
      Book Sale
    2. Why Your Musical Background Matters: a college prep workshop
      9:00 am – 2:00 pm

      City Singers Children’s Choir is sponsoring an upcoming workshop aimed at assisting middle and high schoolers with a musical background in positioning themselves for college applications and auditions.  The lineup of speakers is unusually strong and this is a really great opportunity for Richmond music students.  The speakers include:

      Erin Freeman: Richmond Symphony Associate Conductor and James Erb Choral Chair

      Suzanne Mallory-Parker: Associate Director of Education at CenterStage Foundation, retired Instructional Specialist for the Performing Arts in Chesterfield County Schools

      Dr. Jeffrey Riehl: University of Richmond Associate Professor of Music, Director of University Choir and Schola Cantorum

      Russell Wilson: Richmond Symphony Principal, Quincy and Anne Owen Cole Chair, Piano & Celeste

      Tracia Austin: Musical Director & Vocal Coach, Christian Youth Theater; choral clinician and adjudicator, private voice instructor

      La Toya Draper: Henrico High School Center for the Arts Counseling Director

      Lee Hanchey: Project Coordinator for BrightLights Education Initiative Partnership with Richmond Symphony and Richmond CenterStage, Former Director of the Henrico Center for the Arts

      Rebecca Tyree, Director of Choral Activities and Assistant Professor of Choral Music Education at Virginia Commonwealth University

      The event will be Saturday, Nov. 3 from 9am-2pm at the Second Baptist Church (at the corner of River and Gaskins Rds. 23229).  The cost of the workshop is $100 and includes lunch.  100% of any profit benefits City Singers Choirs (a non-profit 501(c)3 organization) and its tuition assistance fund.  Contact Leslie Dripps with any questions at 657-7667 or citysingers@gmail.com.  The event page ishttps://www.facebook.com/events/430378920353931/  and registration information is available at www.citysingerschoir.org.

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      9:00 am
      Why Your Musical Background Matters: a college prep workshop
    3. 1st Annual Old Cold Harbor Days Benefit
      10:00 am – 4:00 pm

      For kids of all ages!!  The 1st Annual Old Cold Harbor Days Benefit will be held November 3 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on the grounds of Wade’s Produce and Seafood located at 5912 Cold Harbor Road.  All proceeds and donations will be given to the Black Creek Fire/EMT and Hanover County Sheriff’s Department.  There will be music by local artist Randy Cook and the Commonwealth Bluegrass Band, Fencing demonstrations, Cross Concessions Truck, BBQ, Smoked Turkey Legs, and a special feature Tug of War Competition between the Fire/EMT/Sheriff’s Depts with winner taking home the trophy and bragging rights for the year and a plaque displayed inside Wade’s Produce and Seafood showing the winning team!  Other attractions inclcude antique cars, corn hole games, ring toss and pick a duck for kids, yarn spinning and quilting demonstrations, face painting, small pumpkin painting, and hoola hoop games.  Crafts, Artisans and other vendors are welcome host a booth at no charge and need to contact Wade’s Produce and Seafood for vendor application and details.  Make plans to bring your whole family and come out to support this great cause!  See you there!

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      10:00 am
      1st Annual Old Cold Harbor Days Benefit
    4. Peninsula Artillery 11th annual Civil War Reenactment
      10:00 am – 5:00 pm

      Peninsula Artillery and the Locust Grove Farm are having their 11th annual Civil War Reenactment on Nov. 3-4, 2012.  Come out and enjoy the day on the bluffs of the Mattaponi River in Walkerton, VA.  Tickets are $5 for one day and $8 for a two day pass, children 12 and under are free.  We open at 10 AM and close at 5 PM (battles 2PM on Saturday and 1PM on Sunday).  Come and meet General Lee, General Grand and General Longstreet.  Experience what life was like back in 1864.  Locust Grove Farm address is Walkerton, VA 23177 Rt. 30 to Rt. 629.  Enquiries: www.peninsulaartillery.com or call 804-744-6224.

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      10:00 am
      Peninsula Artillery 11th annual Civil War Reenactment
  2. Nov
    8
    Thu

    1. 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
  3. Nov
    10
    Sat

    1. Lee Davis High School’s 31st Annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Show
      9:00 am – 3:00 pm

      Holiday Bazaar and Craft Show sponsored by the Lee Davis Band Boosters

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      9:00 am
      Lee Davis High School’s 31st Annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Show
  4. Nov
    11
    Sun

    1. GriefShare
      4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      A faith-based grief support group open to anyone grieving the death of someone close to them.

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      4:00 pm
      GriefShare
  5. Nov
    12
    Mon

    1. GriefShare
      4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

      A faith-based grief support group open to anyone grieving the death of someone close to them.

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      4:00 pm
      GriefShare
  6. Nov
    14
    Wed

    1. HBAR Leadership and Legacy Celebration
      5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

      The Home Building Association of Richmond (HBAR) will celebrate another successful year with its annual Leadership and Legacy dinner event on November 14, 2012 at Hermitage Country Club. Join HBAR for an exciting and fun-filled evening to honor the new home building industry’s leadership and preserve our legacy.

      The event begins at 5:30pm with a cocktail hour followed by dinner at 6:30pm.  The award presentations and inductions begin at 7:30pm.  The event will conclude by 8:30pm.  Tickets cost $50 per person and must be purchased before November 8, 2012.  Tickets can be reserved online at www.hbar.org/events or by contacting Victoria Moody at 804.282.0400, ext. 2 or vmoody@hbar.org.  The awards event will be held at the Hermitage Country Club, located at 1248 Hermitage Road, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103.

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      5:30 pm
      HBAR Leadership and Legacy Celebration
  7. Nov
    15
    Thu

    1. 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

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