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March for Pits

Sat Apr 9 12:00 pm
@Chimborazo Park – http://chpn.net/news/2016/03/09/march-for-pits-at-chimborazo-park_49211/

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Yoga @ CrossfitPrelude

Sun Apr 10 11:00 am
CrossFit Prelude is now offering yoga classes, starting this Sunday. Classes are open everyone, no need to be a member of the gym, and will be every Sunday at 11 AM ($15.00 per session)
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/11/13/yoga-now-at-crossfit-prelude_46865/

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Chatham Vineyards Wine Dinner @ The Roosevelt

Sun Apr 10 12:00 pm
Four-course dinner with wine pairings celebrating Virginia’s Eastern Shore. Tickets $65.00, “We will only sell 40 tickets.” Tickets can be purchased by emailing michael@rooseveltrva.com or by calling the restaurant at (804)-658-1935. Please include a contact telephone number in the body of your email when requesting tickets.

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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Sun Apr 10 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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Fairfield Community Walking Club

Mon Apr 11 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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Beginner Hip Hop @ the Robinson

Mon Apr 11 4:00 pm
Come join this Hip Hop class targeted for elementary age students (ages 5-10) with Kelli Ortiz. Nutrition Nuggets infused during the class for topics covering basic healthy lifestyles.
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Robinson Art Class: Mixed Media

Mon Apr 11 4:00 pm
Mixed Media: Explore how different art materials can be combined to result in stunning combinations! Explore combinations of collage, paint, markers, colored pencils and text in this very exciting class!! (Ages 8 & up)
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Mosby Court Tenant Council

Mon Apr 11 5:00 pm
Every 2nd Mon at Community Center 1543 Coalter Street

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Zumba @ the Robinson

Mon Apr 11 5:00 pm
Church Hill Residents (7th District) are welcome to sign-up for a FREE Zumba fitness class. All you need is proof of residency to register! Once registered, feel free to attend any or ALL of our Zumba classes throughout the week. We only ask for weekly commitment to keep your spot in this popular class. (Ages 16 & up)
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Creighton Tenant Council

Mon Apr 11 5:30 pm
Every 2nd Mon at 2101 Creighton Road

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Church Hill Rotary Club

Mon Apr 11 6:00 pm
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!
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Formation-of-Church-Hill-Rotary/479272425521007?fref=ts

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City Council Formal Meeting

Mon Apr 11 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.

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

Frequency
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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Nutrition @ the Robinson: “Dig-in” w/ Sequoia & Tabitha

Mon Apr 11 6:00 pm
Nutrition education from Sequoia with Tricycle Gardens tackling healthier eating choices, knowing what you eat, eating right and staying on budget along with some tasty seasonal samples weekly. Great class for families. (Ages 16-adults or families, FOOD INCLUDED!)
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Church Hill Running Club (Mon&Thurs)

Mon Apr 11 6:30 pm
Church Hill Running Club meets twice a week: 6:30 PM Monday nights at the corner of 32nd and Grace street, and 6:00 AM on Thursday mornings in front of Urban Farmhouse on 33rd and Marshall street.
MORE: https://www.facebook.com/CHRunningClub

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Group Instruction in Tai Chi

Mon Apr 11 6:30 pm
The holistic art of Tai Chi (Taijiquan) emphasizes relaxing the body and calming and focusing the mind through a series of movements which attend to nuances of balance, flexibility and coordination.
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2015/10/31/tai-chi-at-st-johns-parish-house_46591/

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Terrica Strength/Conditioning @ the Robinson

Mon Apr 11 7:00 pm
Warrior fitness classes are for everyone: FREE
– all fitness levels, all ages, and all Richmonders. We mix it up, combining our routines to include relaxation, cardio, strength, and flexibility exercises. (ALL ages)
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
Contact Terrica Woolridge: 476-8516 or cp3smom@gmail.com
*For more info from the Robinson, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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RECYCLING WEEK

Tue Apr 12 6:00 am
Every other Thursday

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Taekwondo @ the Robinson

Tue Apr 12 4:00 pm
Martial arts training is a great way to get in better shape, boost self-confidence, learn self-defense, and earn that black belt you’ve always wanted! Try Olympic Taekwondo at the Robinson, ages 8-adult! Walk-ins welcome!
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Hula Hoop & Double Dutch @ the Robinson

Tue Apr 12 5:30 pm
End your day with some FUN! Learn new tricks and get a creative work out all at the same time. Enjoy some Hula Hoop OR some Double Dutch! Walk-ins welcome (ALL ages)
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Church Hill: A Changing Neighborhood

Tue Apr 12 6:00 pm
Church Hill: A Changing Neighborhood is a documentary drama that draws on archival research, oral history interviews with Church Hill residents, and contemporary newspaper sources to highlight the impact of redevelopment on Church Hill residents.
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2016/03/25/church-hill-a-changing-neighborhood_49539/

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Painting group

Tue Apr 12 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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Open Mic Night @ Poe’s Pub

Tue Apr 12 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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Zumba @ the Robinson

Wed Apr 13 6:00 am
Church Hill Residents (7th District) are welcome to sign-up for a FREE Zumba fitness class. All you need is proof of residency to register! Once registered, feel free to attend any or ALL of our Zumba classes throughout the week. We only ask for weekly commitment to keep your spot in this popular class. (Ages 16 & up)
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Tours of Chimborazo Elementary School

Wed Apr 13 9:00 am
Are you curious about our local elementary school? Do you have a rising preschooler or kindergartner? Join us for a tour of Chimborazo Elementary. Dr. Martin, the principal, will join us on the tour. Please RSVP so we can tell the school how many people will attend.
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2016/04/09/tours-of-chimborazo-elementary-school-this-coming-wednesday_50070/

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Toddler Movement @ the Robinson

Wed Apr 13 4:30 pm
Lets get movin’ with the youngins too! This class is for ages 18 months-3 years. Bring your kiddos to this FREE interactive, energy packed 30-minute movement class. There will be games, balls, music and more! Partnered with Stretch-N-Grow
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Zumba & Weight Resistance @ the Robinson

Wed Apr 13 5:00 pm
Church Hill Residents (7th District) are welcome to sign-up for a FREE Zumba fitness class. All you need is proof of residency to register! Once registered, feel free to attend any or ALL of our Zumba classes throughout the week. We only ask for weekly commitment to keep your spot in this popular class. (Ages 16 & up)
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Master Hip Hop w/ RUD @ the Robinson

Wed Apr 13 6:00 pm
Come out and get your hip-hop on with Mandy! Ages 8-adult are welcome to join. FREE for Church Hill residents.
For non-residents, find out more or register on the Richmond Urban Dance (RUD) website: http://richmondurbandance.com/welcome/classes/hip-hop/
*For more info from the Robinson, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Keep It Moving with Montina

Wed Apr 13 6:15 pm
Free exercise class on Wednesdays at 6:15 PM, St. Stephen’s Koinonia Church, 505 North 33rd Street

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Yoga @ Libby Hill

Wed Apr 13 6:30 pm
Join Shockoe Slip Yoga instructor Michelle Lee Landon every Wednesday night in April and May at 6:30pm, for a donation based class at Libby Hill Park in [Union Hill], RVA. Enjoy your practice while breathing in the beauty of the sunset over RVA. Class is open to all levels of experience. Please bring your own mat. For more information go to www.shockoeslip.com

MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2016/03/30/yoga-at-jefferson-park-returns-in-april_49760/

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Yoga @ the Robinson

Wed Apr 13 7:30 pm
Free Adult yoga class (16 & up) Children under that age must be accompanied by an adult. Great for beginners and experienced students alike. Walk-ins welcome
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Kindergarten Registration 2016

Thu Apr 14 9:00 am
Kindergarten registration is Thursday, April 14, 2016, for all public schools in the Church Hill area. Children who will be 5 years old by September 30 are eligible to enter kindergarten in the fall. But first, they need to be registered. On-time registration for kindergarten helps the school systems plan for attendance, but more importantly helps your child enter school ready to succeed. Visit www.SmartBeginningsRVA.org or dial “211” to learn what documentation and health forms you need to bring to register your child on April 14th. Plus, read about activities and routines to help prepare your child for school.

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Taekwondo @ the Robinson

Thu Apr 14 4:00 pm
Martial arts training is a great way to get in better shape, boost self-confidence, learn self-defense, and earn that black belt you’ve always wanted! Try Olympic Taekwondo at the Robinson, ages 8-adult! Walk-ins welcome!
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Thirty-First Street Farm Stand

Thu Apr 14 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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Ballet & Tumble @ the Robinson

Thu Apr 14 5:30 pm
Come out for our brand NEW ballet & tumble class, provided in partnership with Stretch-n-Grow. Enjoy ballet technique and choreography for the first 30 minutes followed by 15 minutes at the end of tumbling with mats! (Ages 3-6)
Free for Church Hill Residents/7th District of Richmond
$20/session for non-residents

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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Thu Apr 14 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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Proposed Schools Closing Town Hall Meeting

Thu Apr 14 6:00 pm
Proposed Schools Closing Town Hall meeting on 4/14/16 at 6PM at the Mt. Olivet Church located 1223 North 25th St. For more information call 677-7340

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Town hall meeting on proposed Armstrong Closing

Thu Apr 14 6:00 pm
at Mt. Olivet Church (1223 North 25th St.) on Thursday, April 14 at 6 PM. For more information call (804)677-7340
MORE: https://www.facebook.com/jayjay1675/posts/10208372340446969

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Yoga with Kelly Trask @ St.John’s

Thu Apr 14 6:15 pm
Thursdays at 6:30 PM in the Parish Hall

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Zumba @ the Robinson

Thu Apr 14 6:30 pm
Church Hill Residents (7th District) are welcome to sign-up for a FREE Zumba fitness class. All you need is proof of residency to register! Once registered, feel free to attend any or ALL of our Zumba classes throughout the week. We only ask for weekly commitment to keep your spot in this popular class. (Ages 16 & up)
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Unity Civic League

Thu Apr 14 7:30 pm
@ St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
22nd and X Street
Call 643-9353 or willieand@aol.com for more information.

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New Work by Tim Harriss at Schindler Gallery

Fri Apr 15 7:00 pm
New Work by Tim Harriss at Schindler Gallery
MORE: http://chpn.net/news/2016/04/07/new-work-by-tim-harriss-at-schindler-gallery_50010/

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Jefferson Park and Chimborazo Park Clean-Up Day

Sat Apr 16 8:00 am
Jefferson Park and Chimborazo Park will be hosting clean-up days on Saturday, April 16th from 8:00 AM to noon. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED. More at: http://chpn.net/news/2016/04/01/jefferson-park-spring-clean-set-for-april-16_49414/

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Citadel of Hope Mural Project

Sat Apr 16 10:00 am
“Art on Wheels is partnering with Better Housing Coalition and artist group “The Muralista’s” to revitalize the former Citadel of Hope building on Venable Street and the surrounding parcels of land which have been neglected for decades and a source of neighborhood blight. To honor the neighbors and the vibrancy of Church Hill, we are creating a large-scale mural project on the building’s shuttered windows.” MORE: http://www.handsonrva.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Details_Page?id=a0CA000000lBmjoMAC

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Pastries & Paperbacks at WPA Bakery

Sat Apr 16 6:00 pm
Book club every 3rd Saturday. Contact Sarah at semerryman@gmail.com for more info.


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