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May 2015

Albemarle County Public Schools Summer Offerings for Students

Friday, May 29, 2015

From coding to drama, music to leadership, Albemarle County Public Schools have a variety of summer offerings for students. Learn about our camps, academies, and programs for …

Three Sheets To The Wind + of Montreal Announced at The Jefferson

Thursday, May 28, 2015

         WHAT: Three Sheets To The Wind’s Summer Breeze – The Official Kickoff of Summer with The Lone Rangers WHERE: The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Friday, June 26, 2015 …

ACPS Becomes First School Division in Virginia to Enter into a Solar Power Purchase Agreement

Thursday, May 28, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Albemarle County Public Schools has become the first school division in Virginia to enter into a solar Power Purchase Agreement with …

Think Big Picture to Create a Big Impression – Office Depot Tech Solutions

Thursday, May 28, 2015

How to Start a Business…Get the Basics with SCORE!

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Thinking about starting a small business? Have you already started and realize you may have missed a few things? This seminar is for you! We review …

Foward/Adelante to Present This Year’s Celebration of Business Diversity June 3rd

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Forward/Adelante presents this year’s Celebration of Business Diversity at the Paramount on Wednesday, June 3 at 5:30. We invite you to join us for a …

Travinia to Host Alzheimer’s Association Fundraiser June 1

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Travinia will be hosting the Alzheimer’s Association on Monday, June 1.  10% of food sales all day will go toward research to eliminate this devastating …

Habitat for Humanity Invites You to Pope Francis House Blessing

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Pope Francis House Blessing HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF GREATER CHARLOTTESVILLE Cordially invites you to celebrate the blessing of a home that is being built in honor …

Academy Award Winning “Babette’s Feast” Coming to The Big Screen at The Paramount this June!

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

WHO: The Paramount Theater WHAT: Babette’s Feast WHEN: Sunday, June 28th, 2015 at 7PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA Tickets On Sale Now! $4 Youth (12 and Under), $6 Online: http://www.theparamount.net/2015/babettes-feast-1987/ Phone: …

County Tax Bills Are Due Friday, June 5th, 2015

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Albemarle County tax bills for personal property and real estate are due Friday June 5, 2015. If you have any questions or have not received …

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Recipients Announced for CBIC’s Annual Awards

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Central Virginia’s Leading Innovators Honored at 2015 CBIC Awards Gala Monticello High School Teacher, Katina Dudley, Wins $2,500 CBIC Tech in Education Grant May 22, 2015  (Charlottesville, …

NPR’s “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me” PAULA POUNDSTONE at The Paramount Theater this December 2015!

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Tickets on Sale This Week!WHO: Upfront, Inc. WHAT: Paula Poundstone WHEN: Friday, December 4th, 2015 at 8:00PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA $32.50, $36.50 Paramount Supporters Pre-Sale: Thursday, May 28 …

Just Announced: FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP FIRST MATCH Free on The Big Screen – June 8 at 7:30PM

Thursday, May 21, 2015

WHO: The Paramount Theater WHAT: FIFA Women’s World Cup First Match WHEN: Monday, June 8 at 7:30PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VAFREE! Online: http://www.theparamount.net/2015/2015-fifa-womens-world-cup-first-match/ Phone: 434-979-1333 In Person: Paramount Box Office, …

MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law Welcome Lisa S. Brook

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Charlottesville, Virginia (May 20, 2015) Lisa S. Brook, formerly the principal of Lisa Brook Law PLC, has joined MichieHamlett Attorneys at Law PLLC. She will …

Grammy-Award Winning “Chanticleer” to Perform on The Paramount’s Stage this October 2015!

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

WHO: The Paramount Theater WHAT: Chanticleer WHEN: Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 8PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VATICKETS ON SALE THIS WEEK! $29.50, $34.50, $39.50 ON SALE SCHEDULE:Star Circle …

Escaping Zombie Debt with Legal Aid Justice Center & Monticello Area Community Action Agency

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

CAAR, BRHBA & Several Charlottesville City Council Members Volunteer with AHIP to Keep Local Family Safe at Home

Monday, May 18, 2015

Charlottesville, VA — Beginning on Tuesday, May 19th and continuing through Thursday, May 21st, over 35 members from Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® (CAAR) and …

MEMBER: CAAR

Learn what is needed to get a bank loan! Learn about micro lending! SCORE Seminar

Monday, May 18, 2015

What is needed for a bank loan? What is a Micro-loan? Seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, July 7 from 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM at …

Virginia Blood Services Needs Your Help Increasing Inventory Levels to Meet Hospital Demand – Help Your Community, Save a Life

Monday, May 18, 2015

Summer is a difficult time of year for blood collections.  We work to increase inventory levels before the start of summer to meet hospital demand …

Rt. 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts – Scheduled Activities: Week of May 18-22, 2015

Monday, May 18, 2015

CHARLOTTESVILLE — The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the City of Charlottesville during the upcoming …

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London’s National Theatre Live Presents “The Audience” On the Big Screen at The Paramount Theater

Friday, May 15, 2015

Tickets On Sale Now! WHO: London’s National Theatre Live WHAT: The Audience WHEN: June 25, 2015 at 7PM WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VA Tickets on Sale Now! $10.50 Student, $12.50 …

28 Albemarle County Public Schools Teachers Receive Golden Apple Awards and Grants for Classroom Excellence

Friday, May 15, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – At the 14th annual Golden Apple celebration last evening, 28 Albemarle County Public Schools teachers received awards and grants as part …

The Business of Food Conferece: Growing Our Culinary Region with the Right Ingredients

Friday, May 15, 2015

Fight with barre.[d] June 13th – First Annual Barre and Brunch Fundraiser. Raising the Awareness of Cancer in Young Women

Thursday, May 14, 2015

First Community Meeting on Redistricting Scenarios Involving All Three Feeder Patterns Is Monday, May 18, at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – A community information meeting hosted by the school division’s Redistricting Advisory Committee will be held this Monday evening, May 18, in …

Introducing Act-21 Wholeness Challenge at barre.[d] Studio

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Introducing act-21. our studio’s signature jump-start to great, a challenge for mind and body. To be you. Just, be. what is act-21.? act-21 was created as barre.[d] studio’s go …

Travinia to Host Jefferson Area CHiP for Fundraiser

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Travinia is hosting the Jefferson Area CHIP on Monday, May 18.  all day, 10% of food sales will go toward ensuring Charlottesville and the surrounding …

Clifton Inn Nominated for US Today’s ‘Best Southern Fine Dining’ Poll for Best Southern Food – Vote Today!

Monday, May 11, 2015

US Today is conducting a poll for best Southern Food. Their panel of Southern travel experts have picked their favorite 20 restaurants -including Clifton Inn! …

MEMBER: The Clifton Inn

Boy Scouts to Host Recruiting Event May 29th featuring Free Screening of ‘Troop 491: The Adventures of the Muddy Lions’

Monday, May 11, 2015

MEMBER: Boy Scouts of America SJAC

Albemarle High School Alumni Celebrate Five Community Leaders in Hall of Fame on Friday, May 15

Monday, May 11, 2015

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – A retired Brigadier General, a former Teacher of the Year, the past president of an international honor society, a longtime school …

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Upcoming events with Building Goodness Foundation

Monday, May 11, 2015

Local nonprofit Building Goodness Foundation (BGF) is proud to announce a series of upcoming events in the Charlottesville area: BGF Days at Open Heart Yoga Center Monday, …

Susan Stewart receives the CAAR “Good Neighbor Award”

Monday, May 11, 2015

(Charlottesville, VA) – (5/11/15) – (Roy Wheeler Realty Co) Susan Stewart from Roy Wheeler Realty Co.  was recognized as the Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors’ …

Jersey Mike’s Subs to Open New Pantops Location with Ribbon Cutting May 13th

Friday, May 8, 2015

Join us for our ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday May 13th at 9:15am. Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, will open in the Pantops …

Rassawek Spring Jubilee June 6 & 7 – Program Advertisement Opportunities

Thursday, May 7, 2015

The Rassawek Spring Jubilee celebrates the local, the handmade and the homegrown. We spotlight those people and their passion for craftsmanship and creativity, which contribute …

MEMBER: Rassawek Vineyard

Albemarle County to Host Community Meeting on Broadband

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Supervisors Jane Dittmar (Scottsville District) and Liz Palmer (Samuel Miller District) will be hosting a community meeting on broadband (high speed internet)  in Albemarle County …

MEMBER: Albemarle County

Fluvanna Habitat for Humanity Groundbreaking Ceremony May 16th

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Palmyra, VA- Please join Fluvanna County Habitat for Humanity in celebrating the start of a new chapter in their organization. A Groundbreaking Ceremony for the …

MEMBER: Fluvanna County Habitat for Humanity

Matisyahu Announced at The Jefferson, 4 New Shows At The Southern

Thursday, May 7, 2015

        WHAT: Matisyahu WHERE: The Jefferson Theater WHEN: Sunday, July 19, 2015 – Doors 7:00 PM, Show 8:00 PM TICKET PRICE: $25 Advance / $28 Day of Show ON SALE: Friday, …

MEMBER: Jefferson Theater

Goodwill Annual Report: Your Community … Your Goodwill

Thursday, May 7, 2015

MEMBER: Goodwill Industries of the Valleys Inc

Building Goodness Foundation & Open Heart Yoga Center Partnering to Host Week-Long Fundraiser

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Charlottesville, VA – Thursday, May 7, 2015 – Local nonprofit Building Goodness Foundation (BGF) and Open Heart Yoga Center will partner to host a weeklong fundraiser …

MEMBER: Building Goodness Foundation

“Busted Gutter” Project Brings Awareness to Local Non-Profit Facility Needs

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

A milestone for Leadership Charlottesville partnership with Building Goodness Foundation May 5, 2015—Charlottesville, VA—Feeling handy? The “Busted Gutter Project” is a new, local database to help local …

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HAWT barre.[d] – Summer Ready Fast

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

getting summer fit. barre.[d] okay #cville. summer is coming and we’re turning up the heat with a new barre -inspired class to you the fast shaping results …

Birdwood Golf Course at Boar’s Head to Host the 17th Annual Bill Howard Golf Tournament to Benefit The Central & Western VA Chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Birdwood’s Longest Running Consecutive Tournament has Raised Over $1 Million  Charlottesville, Virginia (April 28, 2015) – Even if you are a newcomer to Charlottesville, you’ve probably …

Ash Lawn Opera Presents: Madama Butterfly and My Fair Lady Tickets On Sale Now!

Monday, May 4, 2015

WHO: Ash Lawn Opera WHAT: Madama Butterfly and My Fair Lady WHEN: Madama Butterfly, beginning July 10 at 7:30PM / My Fair Lady, beginning August 1 at 7:30PM WHERE: …

MEMBER: The Paramount Theater

SCORE is Seeking Volunteers! Become a SCORE Mentor

Friday, May 1, 2015

SCORE is Seeking Volunteers! As you know, SCORE provides free mentoring for as long as a client would like to use the service.   Most of you …

MEMBER: SCORE

Community Attention Foster Families (CAFF) to Celebrate National Foster Care Month in May

Friday, May 1, 2015

Community Attention Foster Families (CAFF) will be celebrating National Foster Care Month in May. Each May, National Foster Care Month provides a nation-wide opportunity to focus …

MEMBER: Albemarle County

ParadeRest Presents: Taking Chance FREE Memorial Day Event!

Friday, May 1, 2015

WHO: ParadeRest WHAT: Taking Chance WHEN: Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 2PM (Doors open at 1:30PM) WHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VAFREE! Online: http://www.theparamount.net/2015/paraderest-presents-taking-chance/ Phone: 434-979-1333 In Person: Paramount Box Office, 215 East …

MEMBER: The Paramount Theater

Come Help JABA Celebrate Turning 40 with a Celebratory Bar-B-Que

Friday, May 1, 2015

MEMBER: JABA (Jefferson Area Board For Aging)

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