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Richmond Poe Film Festival Saturday Night “Evening with Victoria Price @ The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Richmond Poe Film Festival “An Evening with Victoria Price” Join us at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen for an evening with the lovely Victoria Price, daughter of screen legend, Vincent Price. Ms. Price will give a talk followed by a screening of Tales of Terror (1962). Heavy hors d’oeuvres and bar provided. Tickets are $75 and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/poefilmfest or by calling (804) 648-5523.

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Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser @ Hanover High School
Oct 1 @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm

Hanover High School Orchestra Fundraiser

 

Come grab your bargains at the yard sale hosted by the Hanover High School Orchestra. There will be great deals on furniture, small novelty items, toys, sporting equipment, books, games, shoes, and more! The funds will help support the orchestra’s trip to Atlanta, GA. This yard sale is rain or shine!

Junior League of Richmond 11th Annual Touch a Truck @ Richmond International Raceway
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore vehicles of all types including public service, emergency, utility, construction, landscaping, transportation, delivery, and just plain cool – all in one place! Children will be allowed to touch their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel, and meet the people who help to build, protect, and serve our community. Crafts, games, and food trucks will also be part of the day’s entertainment.

The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

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The 65th Annual Parade of Homes @ Home Building Association of Richmond
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-3The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

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Pathways to Awakening Opening Reception @ Gallery Flux
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

for-calendarsGallery Flux invites you to attend the Opening Reception for our new three artist show, Pathways to Awakening, featuring mixed media and oil paintings, collaborative works, cut stainless steel and wood installations, and found object sculptures. On exhibit will be new works by Heidi Lewis Coleman, Stephanie Joyce, and Susan Newbold. At the reception, all three artists will be speaking about the specific body of work and process. The exhibition will run from October 6 – November 26, 2016.

Oct
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Messiah Lutheran Creationfest @ Messiah Lutheran Church
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Fall festival, craft fair, bake sale, and pet blessing

 

MESSIAH LUTHERAN CHURCH IN MECHANICSVILLE PRESENTS CREATION-FEST, SATURDAY OCTOBER EIGHTH FROM NINE A-M TO 2 PM AT THE CORNER OF ATLEE AND MEADOWBRIDGE! CELEBRATE GOD’S LOVE AROUND US, IN US, AND THROUGH US. ACTIVITIES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY- FREE EXOTIC ANIMAL SHOW BY WILD EARTH ENCOUNTERS AT 11 AM, BOUNCE HOUSE, LOCAL ARTS AND CRAFTS, BAKE SALE, AND MORE! BRING YOUR FURRY, FEATHERED, SCALED OR FINNED FAMILY MEMBERS FOR A PET BLESSING AT 1 PM.

Yoga and Meditation for Creativity Workshop and Gong Relaxation @ Gallery Flux
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

yoga-event9:00-10:30am | Yoga and Meditation 10:30-11am | Gong Bath Yoga will be used as a way to open up to the creative process. We will deepen our awareness and reach new heights through meditation alongside her paintings and two other artists works: Susan Newbold and Heidi Lewis Coleman. The experience will be integrated with a healing gong bath at the end of the session. All ages and levels of experience are welcome. Please bring a yoga mat or towel to the session. Ashland First Thursday Reception | Thursday, November 3rd from 5:30-8pm

The 65th Annual Parade of Homes
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-2The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

Oct
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The 65th Annual Parade of Homes
Oct 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

48-CraftMaster-Homes-6707-Stafford-Park-Drive-1-2The Home Building Association of Richmond’s 65th Annual Parade of Homes event will return to the Greater Richmond area on October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, and 22-23 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is the premier program showcasing the best new homes in the region and is free for the public. There will be 90 new homes built by 36 builder members in this year’s show. This is the best opportunity to see every type of new home imaginable in the area, showcasing the latest in innovative ideas, spectacular design features and floor plans, and master craftsmanship, at prices ranging from the $200s to over $1,200,000.

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8:00 am
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am
September 1- 27, Tanya Broderick presents her exquisite oil paintings that capture the minute details of a given scene in a solo exhibit titled The Ever-Changing Beauty of the Seasons at The Montpelier Center for
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Matthew Scott Myers 11:00 am
Matthew Scott Myers
Sep 7 @ 11:00 am
Join Gallery Flux for our solo show featuring North Carolina artist Matthew Scott Myers. He describes his paintings as Saturated Realism, or sometimes Acidism, and then sometimes impressionism. Scott is a self-taught artist, looking to
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Family Fun Day and Drew Goodman Memorial Blood Drive 11:00 am
Family Fun Day and Drew Goodman Memorial Blood Drive
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am
Please join us for the 5th Annual Family Fun Day and Drew Goodman Memorial Blood Drive on September 9, to raise awareness for childhood cancer. We will be raising money for local childhood charities like
Brew Jam 6:00 pm
Brew Jam
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Noon- 6p.m. The B’dam Brew JAM Craft Beer Festival at the Beaverdam Ruritan Club located at 18002 Teman Road. Eclectic Vendors, 2 bands, Craft Beer and Ciders. Beer garden, corn hole and large Jenga –
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Family Fun Day 11:00 am
Family Fun Day
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Beaverdam Volunteer Fire Company will host a Family Fun Day Sunday, September 10, from 11-3 p.m. at Station Two, 16150 Trainham Road, Beaverdam. All ages welcome. Chicken dinners available for purchase at $7.  The
Jennifer Young 1:00 pm
Jennifer Young
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Join us at Gallery Flux on September 10, from 1-2:30p.m., where you will have the opportunity view Jennifer Young’s new body of work while listening to her talk about her experience visiting Maine for the
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Hanover County’s 9/11 Memorial Ceremony 9:00 am
Hanover County’s 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am
The public is invited to attend Hanover County’s 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on Monday, September 11 at 9 a.m. This event will be held in front of the new Hanover County Court Complex in the Rt.
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Mechanicsville Chapter 5407 of AARP 10:00 am
Mechanicsville Chapter 5407 of AARP
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Mechanicsville Chapter 5407 of AARP will meet at our new sponsoring organization, the First Union Baptist Church at Pole Green Road in Mechanicsville from 10 to Noon.  Our featured speaker will be Mrs. Patricia
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Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes 6:30 pm
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm
This fall, basic Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes will be held at the Hanover Fire/EMS Administration building at 13326 Hanover Courthouse Road just north of the Courthouse. These classes are free. Sessions will be
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presentation by a certified crime specialist 1:30 pm
presentation by a certified crime specialist
Sep 14 @ 1:30 pm
The Hanover TRIAD invites anyone and everyone concerned about their safety in meeting places to come and hear a presentation by a certified crime specialist.  September 14, 1:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 800 Thompson
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All you can eat Salt Fish Breakfast 6:00 am
All you can eat Salt Fish Breakfast
Sep 16 @ 6:00 am
All you can eat Salt Fish Breakfast to include scrambled eggs, bacon, potatoes, spiced apples, biscuits, cornbread, coffee, and juice. Take-outs available. Doswell Ruritan Club, 16433 N. Washington Hwy. Saturday September 16, 6 – 9
Salt Fish Breakfast 6:00 am
Salt Fish Breakfast
Sep 16 @ 6:00 am
All you can eat Salt Fish Breakfast to include scrambled eggs, bacon, potatoes, spiced apples, biscuits, cornbread, coffee, and juice. Take-outs available. Doswell Ruritan Club, 16433 N. Washington Hwy. Saturday September 16, 6 – 9
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Pamunkey Woman’s Club 7:00 pm
Pamunkey Woman’s Club
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The September meeting of the Pamunkey Woman’s Club will be Monday, September 18, 7 p.m., at the Mechanicsville Baptist Church. The speaker for the evening will be Ms. Debbie Boykin from the International Mission Board
Pamunkey Woman’s Club 7:00 pm
Pamunkey Woman’s Club
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm
The September meeting of the Pamunkey Woman’s Club will be Monday, September 18, 7 p.m., at the Mechanicsville Baptist Church. The speaker for the evening will be Ms. Debbie Boykin from the International Mission Board
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Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest 10:00 am
Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn how to search for information to build your family tree using Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest, on Monday September 19, 10-noon, (Basic computer experience is preferred). You must call 804-798-4072 or visit the Richard S. Gillis,
Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest 10:00 am
Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am
Learn how to search for information to build your family tree using Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest, on Monday September 19, 10-noon, (Basic computer experience is preferred). You must call 804-798-4072 or visit the Richard S. Gillis,
Hanover Republican Women’s Club 6:00 pm
Hanover Republican Women’s Club
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm
The Hanover Republican Women’s Club will hold its monthly meeting at Anna’s Italian Kitchen, 7009 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, VA on Tuesday, September 19 at 6 p.m.  Our guest speaker will be Craig DiSesa, President, The
Join Scouts! 7:00 pm
Join Scouts!
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm
Join Scouts! Kenwood United Methodist Church is hosting a meet and greet on September 19 at 7 p.m. for anyone interested in joining Cub Scouts or Boy Scouts. Additional information can be found at BSAElmont.org
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Men’s Health Forum 9:00 am
Men’s Health Forum
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join us for a men’s health forum Saturday, September 23, 9-2p.m. for breakfast, a healthy lunch, active demonstrations, health screenings, ID’s & fingerprinting for children, collaborated resources and special guests. For pre-registration call 804-357-7342 or
FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE 12:00 pm
FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE! Saturday, September 23. Orders can be picked up noon – 2 p.m. Hand Pulled, Smoked Pork BBQ. $10 for a pint container. To order in advance, please call 804-883-7321.
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STRIKERS Social Bowling Group 7:00 pm
STRIKERS Social Bowling Group
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm
The STRIKERS Social Bowling Group (21+) meets every Sunday evening at 7p.m. at AMF Hanover Lanes in Mechanicsville. Primarily a social group filled with men and women bowling enthusiasts with an average age of 50,
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Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting 3:30 pm
Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm
Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m., September 26 in the conference room, Hanover County Social Services, 12304 Washington Highway, Ashland, VA. This meeting is open to the
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Brunswick Stew sale 11:00 am
Brunswick Stew sale
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale on Saturday, September 30, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland).  The
Hanover AutumnFest 11:00 am
Hanover AutumnFest
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am
Hanover Tavern Foundation invites you and your family to the second annual Hanover AutumnFest, Saturday, September 30, starting at 11 a.m. This daylong community event features a 5K race and Kids’ 1K Fun Run followed
Spaghetti Dinner 5:00 pm
Spaghetti Dinner
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Spaghetti Dinner offering homemade Meat and Vegetarian Sauces, Garlic Bread, Tossed Salad, Dessert, and Beverages.  Take-outs available. Doswell Ruritan Club –  16433 N. Washington Hwy. Saturday, September 30, 5 – 7 p.m. $9 for adults.
steak dinner 5:00 pm
steak dinner
Sep 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Please join us for a steak dinner to help your neighbors! Saturday, September 30, dinner will be from 5-7 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Alexander Home Fund. The cost is $17 for an