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September 12, 2015 7:42 am by


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Libby Hill Mulch Day

Sat Sep 12 8:00 am
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/08/24/libby-hil-much-day-set-for-september-12_45028/

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25th Street Clean-up

Sat Sep 12 9:00 am
Join the New Vision Civic League & Church Hill Central for a clean-up of the 25th Street Corridor and surrounding blocks. Meet at 25th Street & Fairmount Avenue at 9AM. Bags and grabbers will be provided by the Clean City Commission.
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/09/02/sign-up-now-for-super-clean-up-saturday_45232/

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Chimborazo Park Beautification

Sat Sep 12 9:00 am
Volunteers will help beautify the entrance of the city parks along the UCI Bike Race route. Volunteers will be doing various garden activities like watering, planting, weeding, harvesting, and composting. MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/09/02/sign-up-now-for-super-clean-up-saturday_45232/

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Keep Jefferson Park Beautiful

Sat Sep 12 9:00 am
!Please join us for a morning of service in our neighborhood. We will meet at the Jefferson Park Bandstand. Bags and grabbers will be provided by the Clean City Commission. Please bring gloves, water bottle, closed shoes, and bright clothing. If you are interested in assisting with weeding, please lawn and garden tools.

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Sat Sep 12 9:00 am
!Big sidewalk/yard sale on Saturday, 9/12 from about 9am-2pm. Baby and kids stuff (books, clothes, toys), a Britax infant car seat base, lots of furniture (bookshelves, table and chairs set that would make a great craft/art/game table, vintage chair, checkerboard table), tons of craft supplies, kitchen items, and more. E. Broad St. between 22nd and 23rd. Look for us out front, more stuff in the backyard.

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Church Hill Reunion 2015

Sat Sep 12 12:00 pm
The Church Hill Reunion will take place on this Saturday, September 12, 2015 at George Mason Elementary School (Ethel Bailey Furman Park) from 12pm – 6pm.

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Armstrong @ John Marshall

Sat Sep 12 1:00 pm
Full schedule: http://chpn.net/news/2015/07/19/armstrong-football-kicks-off-august-29_44352/

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Church Hill Walking Tour

Sat Sep 12 3:30 pm
Church Hill is the oldest neighborhood in Richmond. You will meander through streets lined with beautiful late 18th and 19th century architecture; see St. John’s Episcopal Church where Patrick Henry proclaimed “Give me liberty, or give me death!” in 1775; and view stunning vistas of the City of Richmond. You will also hear about the eccentric cast of characters who make up the fabric of Colonial, Federal, and antebellum Richmond.

The tour lasts approximately 1.5 – 2 hours. It meets in front of St. Johns Church on 25th& Broad St. No need to reserve a spot, just show up!

$20/adults; $15/Seniors/Students; $5 for teens (12-17);$0 for kids

MORE: http://www.richmondtourguys.com/

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Shockoe On The Half-Shell

Sun Sep 13 12:00 pm
Virginia is for oyster lovers! Come celebrate one of Virginia’s most iconic foods at the 8th Annual Shockoe on the Half-Shell festival at the 17th Street Farmers’ Market. MORE: https://www.facebook.com/events/105097856490262/

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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Sun Sep 13 2:00 pm
A community organization dedicated to the proliferation of petanque. “We welcome everyone interested in learning and playing the game.” Les Boulefrogs play twice a week: Sunday afternoon at 2:00 PM and Thursday evening at 6:00 PM / MORE: http://boulefrogs.com

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Yoga @ chimborazo

Sun Sep 13 7:00 pm
Sunday evening slow flow with august bach

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Fairfield Community Walking Club

Mon Sep 14 9:00 am
Increase your metabolism with a 1 hour walk through the community. Be inspired to create a healthier you. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Meet at the Family Resource Center 2311 N 25th Street. http://rvapromise.org/ai1ec_event/fairfield-community-walking-club/

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Mosby Court Tenant Council

Mon Sep 14 5:00 pm
Every 2nd Mon at Community Center 1543 Coalter Street

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Creighton Tenant Council

Mon Sep 14 5:30 pm
Every 2nd Mon at 2101 Creighton Road

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Church Hill Rotary Club

Mon Sep 14 6:00 pm
We meet Mondays at Patrick Henry’s Pub upstairs. Happy Half 6:00, meeting at 6:30. Check us out on Facebook at The Formation of Church Hill Rotary. Come see what Rotary is all about and how we are helping our community!

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City Council Formal Meeting

Mon Sep 14 6:00 pm
Every 2nd and 4th Mon – Responsible for deciding official Council action, which includes discussing, adopting, rejecting, and amending laws and approving the budget. Formal meetings include a time for pubic comment and are televised live on the local PBS station and are replayed in Richmond on Government Access Channel 17, beginning at Noon and 7:00 p.m. daily.

Richmond Council Chambers, Richmond City Hall, 2nd floor; 900 E. Broad Street

Typically the second and fourth Monday of each month; 6:00-8:30 p.m. (With the exception of August, when no Formal meetings are held, and holidays)

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Church Hill Running Club (Mon&Thurs)

Mon Sep 14 7:15 pm
Neighborhood running club. Early morning and evening runs Mondays and Thursdays at Chimborazo Park.


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Painting group

Tue Sep 15 6:00 pm
A free, casual painting group. Bring your own project and a snack to share. Tea and good company shall be provided. Contact Nadya at waxwinged@gmail.com for more information.

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Church Hill Association

Tue Sep 15 7:00 pm
Meets every 3rd Tuesday at St.John’s. MORE: http://www.churchhill.org/cha/

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Open Mic Night @ Poe’s Pub

Tue Sep 15 8:00 pm
Join in on the weekly Open Mic Night every Tuesday. Sign-ups at 8pm the show starts at 9pm.

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Whitcomb Court Tenant Council

Wed Sep 16 5:30 pm
Every 3rd Wed at Whitcomb Court Rec Center

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Thirty-First Street Farm Stand

Thu Sep 17 4:00 pm
A rotating variety of locally grown seasonal produce from RVA’s Urban Farm and a selection of local food and beverage vendors. We accept and welcome EBT/SNAP benefits, cash, check and credit/debit. EBT/SNAP dollars will be matched $1 for $1.

11AM-1PM @ 31st Street Baptist Church, 823 North 31st Street. Enter the basement door to the right side.

MORE: http://tricyclegardens.org/farmers-market/

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NRC Farm Stand

Thu Sep 17 4:30 pm
Veggies and plants, every Thursday
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/05/14/nrc-farm-stand-opens-today-in-fulton_42964/

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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Thu Sep 17 6:00 pm
A community organization dedicated to the proliferation of petanque. “We welcome everyone interested in learning and playing the game.” Les Boulefrogs play twice a week: Sunday afternoon at 2:00 PM and Thursday evening at 6:00 PM / MORE: http://boulefrogs.com

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RVA Street Foodies at The Robinson

Fri Sep 18 5:30 pm
Come join us for our annual Food Truck Court event presented by RVA Street Foodies. Trucks included in this year’s line-up:
RVA Street Foodies Taco Cart,
Croaker Spot Food Truck,
Jerome the Hot Dog Man and

Plenty of items for $10 or less. Grab yourself something to eat and hang out with some friends and neighbors. Some tables and chairs provided or feel free to bring your own lawn chair.

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(Title coming soon) A Group Invitational @ Schindler Gallery

Fri Sep 18 7:00 pm
(Title coming soon) A Group Invitational opens at the Eric Schindler Gallery. Artists include Jennifer Holloway Bopst, Seth Ganz, Chris Chase, Tim Harriss, Bob Scott, Nicholas Cossitt, Andy Farkas, Alex Johnson, David Rohrer, Matt Flowers, Susann Whittier and guests.

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World Road Cycling Championships begin

Sat Sep 19 7:00 pm
Schedule and course maps: http://chpn.net/news/2015/02/27/uci-road-world-championships-maps-and-schedule-released-today_40711/



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