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April 2017

VBS: Upcoming Charlottesville Area Blood Drives For May

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Virginia Blood Services       Upcoming Blood Drives CharlottesvilleMay, 2017Gold’s Gym of Charlottesville AlbemarleMonday, May 01, 20173:00PM – 7:00PMBloodmobile, Gold’s Gym of Charlottesville, 1801 Hydraulic Road, CharlottesvilleCrutchfield Corporation AlbemarleThursday, …

CACVB: CHARLOTTESVILLE & ALBEMARLE COUNTY FEATURES MANY FUN FESTIVALS & EVENTS IN LATE SPRING

Friday, April 28, 2017

PVCC student wins national Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

Friday, April 28, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College student Gina Edwards has been awarded the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, worth up to …

Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle CERT Holding Functional Exercise

Friday, April 28, 2017

City of Charlottesville: VA Energy Efficiency Council (VAEEC) to host a briefing about PACE Financing, June 15th

Friday, April 28, 2017

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Tom Tom Founders Festival Concludes Most Successful Year To Date

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Record Programmatic Attendance of 44,925, Unique Visitors over week Exceed 18,28067 bands, 334 speakers, 155 vendors and exhibitors, and 418 participating organizations showcase #AmericasFoundingCity  CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA …

Green Market at Stonefield: May – October 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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The Paramount Theater – LEAP Presents: Before the Flood Thursday, May 25 Doors 6:00PM | Film 7:00PM FREE Screening

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

WHO: LEAP WHAT: Before the Flood WHEN: Thursday, May 25, Doors 6:00PM | Film 7:00PMWHERE: The Paramount Theater, Charlottesville, VAFREE Online: http://www.theparamount.net/event/leap-presents-flood/ Phone: 434-979-1333 In Person: Paramount Box Office, 215 …

ACPS Media Advisory: WAHS Students Will Hold Art Sale May 3 – June 1

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

CBIC: Register for the Gala Before May 1!

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 201719th Annual CBIC Awards GalaBoar’s Head InnGet Your Tickets Today  Nearly sold out!! (Rates Increase Again on May 1)Click here to inquire about available gala …

CAAR: 2017 First Quarter Virginia Home Sales Report

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

March Surge Contributes to Significant Growth in First Quarter Residential Market Sales volume up 12.2 percent from prior year RICHMOND, Va. (April 24, 2017) – The …

PVCC: Community college philanthropists David and Betty Whitcomb honored with 2017 Chancellor’s Award for Leadership in Philanthropy

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.)– Piedmont Virginia Community College Educational Foundation Board Member David Whitcomb, of Charlottesville, and his late wife Betty, have received the 12th Annual Chancellor’s …

Virginia Business Systems Named A “Most Generous” Company

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

RICHMOND, VA – Virginia Business Systems (VBS), headquartered in Richmond, VA, was named one of the most Generous Companies. The list, compiled by Richmond BizSense, …

Jefferson School City Center: First Fridays

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Community Attention’s Youth Internship Program is seeking businesses/organizations to host interns for the 2017 summer program!

Monday, April 24, 2017

  Community Attention’s Youth Internship Program (CAYIP) is looking for businesses and organizations to host a teen intern (14-21 years old) for 20 hours a week …

Piedmont Housing Alliance, in partnership with the City’s Office of Human Rights and Legal Aid Justice Center, is offering a presentation with a Q&A session on Fair Housing

Monday, April 24, 2017

American Cancer Society: Fight Cancer Fest – May 7th, 12:00PM – 8:00PM

Monday, April 24, 2017

Fight Cancer Fest is Charlottesville’s opportunity to fight back against cancer by supporting the American Cancer Society in a fun festival environment. Featuring: – Live entertainment and …

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CNE’s Annual Celebration of Strong Nonprofits – 5.31 Ix Park

Sunday, April 23, 2017

As you know, CNE hosts a summer celebration of strong nonprofits each year. This year we’re celebrating with a special theme – 10 Good Things. We …

Albemarle High School: Mary Poppins Tickets on Sale NOW!

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ali Scheinfeld as Mary Poppins and Doug Kulow as Bert in Albemarle High School’s “Mary Poppins” April 27-30, 2017 Tickets for all shows are available at http://ahspresents.seatyourself.bizGet …

Registration now open for PVCC KidsCollege Summer STEM and Technical Academies at CATEC for middle school and high school students

Friday, April 21, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Registration is now open for Piedmont Virginia Community College’s KidsCollege at Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center (CATEC). PVCC’s summer STEM (science, technology, …

James Monroe’s Highland announces Annual Girl Scout Day

Thursday, April 20, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— James Monroe’s Highland will host its annual Girl Scout Day on Saturday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Participants will experience …

VALLEY ROAD VINEYARDS TO HOST BENEFIT CONCERT IN THE VINEYARD Will Overman Band Returns as Headliner to Support Blue Ridge Area Food Bank

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Afton, Virginia – Valley Road Vineyards, located on Route 151, will host Will Overman Band, inaddition to three local acts on Saturday, May 6 as …

UVA Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service: Virginia Local Tax Rates

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service at the University of Virginia is pleased to announce that the publication “Virginia Local Tax Rates: 2016,” 35th …

A MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND COMEDY CELEBRATION – AS SEEN ON SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO AND TV ONE, COMEDIAN ANTOINE SCOTT RETURNS TO CHARLOTTESVILLE

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The United Nations of Comedy Series presents the MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND COMEDY BASH starring hysterical national comedian, Antoine Scott, on Saturday, May 13th at the …

James Monroe’s Highland to Host Birthday Lunch with James Monroe

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— In honor of James Monroe’s 259th birthday, Highland will host a birthday lunch with James Monroe on Friday, April 28, from 12:00 noon …

CBIC: Register for the Gala Before May 1! Prices Really Change After That.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017 19th Annual CBIC Awards Gala Boar’s Head Inn Get Your Tickets Today  Here’s a secret just for you: This thing is nearly sold out!! Rates Increase Again …

Piedmont Housing Alliance hiring Housing Counselor

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Housing Counselor Piedmont Housing Alliance is seeking a full-time Housing Counselor to join our award-winning team.  Piedmont Housing Alliance is a successful and innovative non-profit organization …

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Governor McAuliffe Announces New Jobs, Investment in Albemarle County

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

~ Ragged Branch Distillery to Open Craft Spirits Production, Creating Four New Jobs ~   RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Ragged Branch Distillery will …

James Monroe’s Highland to Host 3rd Annual Tuesday Tunes

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Sunset Concert Series in partnership with The Front Porch     CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.— James Monroe’s Highland, in partnership with The Front Porch, will host the 3rd annual …

PVCC professor receives teaching excellence award

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College Sociology Professor Kim Hoosier, of Orange County, was awarded the Susan S. Wood Professorship for Teaching Excellence at …

58 ACPS Students From Nine Teams Are Headed to Destination Imagination’s Global Competition; Seven Teams Are State Champions

Monday, April 17, 2017

(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Nine teams and 58 students from Albemarle County Public Schools are headed to Destination Imagination’s Global Finals at the University of …

UVA Community Credit Union Lends a Hand to the Community

Monday, April 17, 2017

Contact Janine Williams, VP Marketing 434-964-2008 For immediate releaseUVA Community Credit Union Lends a Hand to the Community Helping Hand Mortgage Program for Community Support Workers to Provide Down Payments and Closing-Cost …

COMCAST CARES FOR CAMP HOLIDAY TRAILS! Join us on April 22nd

Monday, April 17, 2017

Together in partnership with Comcast employees we will spring clean our facilities, paint fences, clear trails, repair stairs all to make our facility safe and …

Virginia Department of Small Business & Supplier Diversity (SBSD): Entrepreneur Express Training, April 26

Monday, April 17, 2017

Charlottesville City Schools: Book Buddies Volunteer Tutoring Program Celebrates 25 Years

Friday, April 14, 2017

Book Buddies, a tutoring program created in Charlottesville City Schools which has since spread across the state and nation, is turning 25 this spring. Organizers will …

Shenandoah National Park Announces 2017 Seminar Series

Friday, April 14, 2017

Luray, Virginia: The Shenandoah National Park Association is sponsoring the 2017 Resource Seminars in Shenandoah National Park. These seminars provide participants with the opportunity to …

RSWA: Spring 2017 Special Waste Collection Days Begin

Friday, April 14, 2017

Charlottesville, VA—April 14, 2017.  Rivanna Solid Waste Authority will host its spring special collections dates for household hazardous waste, commercial hazardous waste, and bulky waste …

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John McCutcheon returns to PVCC for an evening of old favorites and new works April 22

Friday, April 14, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College will host singer-songwriter John McCutcheon on Saturday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will take place in …

James Monroe’s Highland to Hold Annual Sheep Shearing Event on April 22

Thursday, April 13, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.—James Monroe’s Highland will host the annual sheep shearing on Saturday, April 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, with additional activities to follow. …

County of Albemarle: Tax Rate Public Hearing to Be Reheld May 15

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Board of Supervisors held public hearings on the Calendar Year 17 Tax Rate and the Board’s Proposed FY 18 Budget on Tuesday evening, April …

Virginia Center for the Book Announces 2017 Letters About Literature Contest Winners

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Charlottesville, VA—The Virginia Center for the Book, a program of Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, announces the 2017 winners of the Letters About Literature contest …

Building Goodness Foundation: 2017 Builders’ Society Luncheon

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Charlottesville City Schools: Student-Led Ideation Challenge State Winners Announced

Thursday, April 13, 2017

RICHMOND, Va. — Teams of students from Appomattox County, Loudoun County and Roanoke County earned first-place honors during the inaugural Student-Led Ideation Challenge state championship …

Leadership Charlottesville Team Pretty Tough and SARA

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Leadership Charlottesville team Pretty Tough participated in the C’Ville Walk a Mile for The Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA). Team Pretty Tough was instrumental …

Leadership Charlottesville Class of 2017 Final Work Session

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Leadership Charlottesville Class of 2017 completed their final work session on Wednesday, April 12. The class has been working in four teams for the …

RSWA: Spring 2017 Commercial Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Albemarle County and City of Charlottesville Businesses* are invited to Rivanna Solid Waste Authority’s Spring 2017 Commercial Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Thursday, April 27th …

Easter Brunch at the Graduate Hotel Heirloom Rooftop + Bar

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle Emergency Communications Center: National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week and ECC Employee Recognition Reception

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

8th Annual Choose Clean Water Conference May 23-24

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Join us for the 8th Annual Choose Clean Water Conference May 23-24 in Charlottesville, Virginia. This year, the conference will focus on ways that we …

Virginia High School League Golf Tournament takes place Monday, June 26th at Spring Creek Golf Course.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

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Sigora Solar: Grand Opening, April 19

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Our Neighborhood Child Development Center: Week of the Young Child, April 24 – 28

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

April 24th-28th Our Neighborhood Child Development Center wants you to play The Brain Architecture Game to celebrate the Week of the Young Child. Week of …

Chamber Take Away Tuesday: Getting Your Message to the Media

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

NBC29’s Matt Talhelm and CBS19’s Talya Cunningham helped our business and nonprofit members do better at telling their stories to the community when both presented …

OneVirginia2021: Virginians for Fair Redistricting

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Red Shoe Downtown Chili Showdown April 15th!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

We are ready for a Downtown Chili Showdown! This Saturday, April 15th, at the Main Street Arena! We’re still looking for volunteers!  Sign up here:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050b49a4a62fa02-downtown1 Buy your tickets …

Montpelier Wine Festival, May 6-7

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Spring 2017 Commercial Hazardous Waste Collection Day

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Albemarle County and City of Charlottesville Businesses* are invited to Rivanna Solid Waste Authority’s Spring 2017 Commercial Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Thursday, April 27th …

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Charlottesville Area Association of REALTORS® Publishes 2017 First Quarter Home Sales

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Charlottesville Area 2017 First Quarter Highlights:Home sales climbed 3.5% (595) over Q1 2016 (575), led by an increase of 6.8% in attached home sales. Greater Charlottesville …

Free arts events at PVCC on Friday, April 21

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

(Charlottesville, Va.) – Piedmont Virginia Community College continues its 2016-17 Fine Arts and Performance season with two free events on Friday, April 21. PVCC Theater’s “Improv …

Affiliate of Resort Operator Merges Top Two Firms in Wintergreen Resort Market

Monday, April 10, 2017

  Wintergreen Real Estate Firms Combine Affiliate of Resort Operator Merges Top Two Firms in Wintergreen Resort Market NELLYSFORD, VA – Wintergreen Real Estate Company, the largest real …

Albemarle County Seeks Feedback on County Executive Search

Friday, April 7, 2017

Community invited to participate in a survey   As Albemarle County recruits for its next County Executive, the Board of Supervisors is seeking community input. The …

Shenandoah National Park Celebrates National Park Week with Special Events

Friday, April 7, 2017

Shenandoah National Park Celebrates National Park Week with Special Events Luray, Virginia:  Shenandoah National Park will host special events to celebrate National Park Week from April …

2017 CHAMBER CHRISTOPHER LEE SMALL BUSINESS PERSON AWARD TO BE AWARDED TO CHUCK LEBO, LEBO COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES, AT THE 2017 CHAMBER SPRING LUNCHEON – DOUBLETREE HOTEL – TUESDAY, APRIL 18th

Thursday, April 6, 2017

A New Century – “dedicated to representing private enterprise, promoting business and enhancing the quality of life in our Greater Charlottesville communities.”cvillechamber.com • 209 5th Street …

Downtown Chili Showdown – charity chili cook-off benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Charlottesville in conjunction with the Tom Tom Festival

Thursday, April 6, 2017

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VFH’s BackStory at 2017’s Tom Tom Founders Festival

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Catch Members of Team BackStory at 2017’s Tom Tom Founders Festival Charlottesville, VA— Hosts of Virginia Foundation for the Humanities’ popular American history podcast, BackStory, join …

TheatreCHS Presents A Raisin in the Sun April 13-14

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Charlottesville High School presents Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun at the CHS Black Box Theater on Thursday and Friday, April 13-14. The play …

Uncle Maddio’s partners with Arc of the Piedmont

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Uncle Maddio’s is partnering with Arc of the Piedmont from April 1st-June 30th. Donation amounts of $1, $3, or $5, with a $5 donation receiving a $5 …

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Registration Now Open for CBIC’s May 18 Annual Awards Gala: Get Tickets Before Rates Increase 4/11

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017 19th Annual CBIC Awards Gala Boar’s Head InnSnag Early-Bird Tickets Today Rates Increase April 11 and Again on May 1Click here to inquire about available …

Tom Tom Founders Festival: Innovations in Education – Early Childhood Opportunities

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Brooks Family YMCA Now Hiring for 100+ Positions!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Jefferson School City Center hosts Grand Opening of Pearl Island Catering, April 7th

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Jefferson School City Center – Day Soiree: Remembering Vinegar Hill, April 8th

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Lindt Chocolate: 50% off ENTIRE Store – Friday, April 7th, 10AM – 9PM

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Tom Tom & Virginia Festival of the Book Writer-in-Residence to Lead Workshop at Boys & Girls Club

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Acclaimed Graphic Novelist, Roye Okupe, leads workshop on creating Black Superheroes   Charlottesville, VA— As part of his writer residency with the Tom Tom Founders Festival and …

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities: Virginia Folklife Program Announces Apprenticeship Class of 2017-2018

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Charlottesville, VA – The Virginia Folklife Program at Virginia Foundation for the Humanities (VFH) announces the 2017-2018 class of Master Artists in the Virginia Folklife …

Kindergarten Open House at Charlottesville City Elementary Schools on Thursday, April 20, 3:30-6

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

K is for kindergarten! Kindergarten open houses and registration for Charlottesville City Schools will be Thursday, April 20, from 3:30– 6pm. If your child will be 5 by …

The Lodge at Old Trail: Don’t Forget to RSVP to A Century-or-so of Crozet History With Phil James, Thursday April 20th at 5:30pm

Monday, April 3, 2017

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Sprint Pavilion, Fridays After Five: 2017 FIRST HALF SCHEDULE ANNOUNCEMENT

Monday, April 3, 2017

EVERY FRIDAY from 5:30PM – 8:30PM April 14 – September 8 Sprint Pavilion u Charlottesville, VA   2017 FIRST HALF SCHEDULE ANNOUNCEMENT   CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (April 3, 2017 / 7:00AM) …

Great Harvest Bread Company donates portion of Honey Bunny sales to University of Virginia Childrens Hospital

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Contact: Aileen Magnotto Charlottesville Great Harvest 434-202-7813 724-699-5098 (cell )   Hundreds of made-from-scratch Honey Bunnies seek loving homes Bakery donates portion of Honey Bunny sales to University of Virginia Childrens Hospital Charlottesville, …

Thirteenth Annual Kiwanis Dogwood Pancake Breakfast to Support The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia

Sunday, April 2, 2017

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — April 2, 2017   The first three years of a child’s life are critical to all areas of their development, and our program gives …

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