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Agenda

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  1. Oct
    9
    Tue

    1. Better Breathers Club
      12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

      The Better Breathers Club is a free support group for people living with COPD or other chronic lung diseases, their family members and caregivers. The Better Breathers Club meets the 2nd Tuesday of every other month at noon. Provided by a partnership between Bon Secours Memorial Regional Hospital and the American Lung Association. Contact Cynthia Claude or Suzi Poe at 804-764-7632 for more information.

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      12:00 pm
      Better Breathers Club
    2. I.B. and MLWGS Information Session
      6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Parents and students interested in learning about the application process for the International Baccalaureate (IB) program or the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies (MLWGS) may attend informational sessions at the following schools:
      Stonewall Jackson Middle School, October 4, 2012
      Chickahominy Middle School, October 9, 2012
      Oak Knoll Middle School, October 11, 2012
      Liberty Middle School, October 16, 2012

      Meetings will start at 6:00 p.m. with the I.B. program. The MLWGS program will start at 7:00 p.m.  For more information, please contact the guidance department of your child’s middle school.  

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      6:00 pm
      I.B. and MLWGS Information Session
  2. Oct
    11
    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
    2. I.B. and MLWGS Information Session
      6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Parents and students interested in learning about the application process for the International Baccalaureate (IB) program or the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies (MLWGS) may attend informational sessions at the following schools:
      Stonewall Jackson Middle School, October 4, 2012
      Chickahominy Middle School, October 9, 2012
      Oak Knoll Middle School, October 11, 2012
      Liberty Middle School, October 16, 2012

      Meetings will start at 6:00 p.m. with the I.B. program. The MLWGS program will start at 7:00 p.m.  For more information, please contact the guidance department of your child’s middle school.  

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      6:00 pm
      I.B. and MLWGS Information Session
    3. SJ Live Acoustic Show at Lulus Creamery
      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      As part of his U.S. ”Coffee Tour,” SJ will perform at Lulus Creamery in Ashland on October 11th from 7-9pm.

      SJ is an international award-winning and U.S. Top 10 radio charting acoustic singer-songwriter, and business/entertainment lawyer. In 2009, SJ left his law career to pursue his music passion.

      Independently launched through his self-started music companies (acousticsoulgroup.com), SJ’s first commercial releases over 2011-12 either won or were nominated for 15 independent music awards in the U.S. and U.K., and SJ was nominated by Sirius XM The Coffeehouse satellite radio as a “Discovery of the Year”.

      In 2012, SJ released his first commercial LP, “Coffee: Strong Brew Edition,” whose first single “Let Me Be” is climbing the Mediabase A/C and Hot A/C radio charts (top 40) and spinning in over 20 AAA & Americana radio stations.

      More details at www.sjacoustic.com.

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      7:00 pm
      SJ Live Acoustic Show at Lulus Creamery
  3. Oct
    13
    Sat

    1. Hanover Hawk Marching Invitational
      10:00 am – 5:00 pm

      The 8th annual Hanover Hawk Marching Invitational will be presented from 10am-5pm on Saturday, October 13, at the Hanover High School Stadium, rain or shine.  Sponsored by the Hanover High Band Boosters, the event will feature 20 marching bands from across the state performing in competition and including brass, woodwinds, percussion and color guard.  Concessions will be available.

      Hanover Hawks Marching Band

      Hanover Hawks Marching Band

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      10:00 am
      Hanover Hawk Marching Invitational
    2. Music & Food Festival @ Salem Christian School (Goochland County, VA)
      10:00 am – 2:00 pm

      Come out to Goochland County, VA for the eighth annual Fall Food & Music Festival on Saturday, October 13th at Salem Christian School, Crozier, VA. Join us for great Christian music, delicious food, fun family activities, and fellowship. There will be free music, a bake sale, children’s games, hay rides, fruit of the Spirit train rides, face painting, activities, and more. We will be serving single-breaded oysters, BBQ, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, and hot dogs. Meal tickets may be purchased ahead of time through the school office or the day of the event. The activities will start at 10 am and end at 2 pm. We will also have an indoor YARD SALE from 8 am to 2 pm. For more information go to www.salemchristianschool.com or contact Salem Christian School at 804-784-4174. Salem Christian School is located just twelve miles west of Short Pump.

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      10:00 am
      Music & Food Festival @ Salem Christian School (Goochland County, VA)
    3. YARD SALE @ Salem Christian School
      10:00 am – 2:00 pm

      Join us rain or shine for our annual INDOOR YARD SALE at Salem Christian School on Saturday, Oct. 13th, 8:00 am – 2:00pm. Something for everyone. 1700 Cardwell Road, Crozier, VA. We will also be having our Fall Food & Music Festival from 10am-2pm.
      For more information go to www.salemchristianschool.com or contact Salem Christian School at 804-784-4174.
      Salem Christian School is located just twelve miles west of Short Pump.

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      10:00 am
      YARD SALE @ Salem Christian School
    4. Works by Charles Jos Biviano, Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong, & Stephanie Joyce
      3:00 pm – 7:30 pm

      With a focus on forms that appear in the natural, mythical and imaginary world, this exhibition showcases multi dimensional, luminiscent works by all three artists.
      Join us for an afternoon talk on the techniques of the Hudson River School led by Jos Biviano, Saturday, Oct. 13 3-4pm
      Opening reception for the artists Saturday evening, Oct. 13 4:30-7:30pm.  

      For more information:  www.galleryflux.com or (804)752-3540

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      3:00 pm
      Works by Charles Jos Biviano, Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong, & Stephanie Joyce
    5. Ashland Firehouse Theater showing of Crash
      7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

      Ashland Firehouse Theater starts their Second Run Saturday series with a showing of Academy Award winner, Crash  The Second Run series will feature more recent movies that you might have missed seeing in the theater.  Show starts at 7:30 p.m., and it’s FREE!  Please note this movie is Rated R and is not suitable for children.

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      7:30 pm
      Ashland Firehouse Theater showing of Crash

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