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June 25, 2016 7:48 am by


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Community Yard Sale and Fish Fry

Sat Jun 25 7:00 am
There will be Community Yard Sale and Fish Fry on Saturday, June 25, from 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM at the Neighborhood Resource Center :

The Neighborhood Resource Center will be holding its First Annual Community Yard Sale and Fish Fry on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 7:00 am until 2:00 pm. The event will take place in the parking lot located at 1519 Williamsburg Rd. We welcome the donation of items to sell (children’s toys, home goods, yard goods, tools, furniture, and books); as proceeds from the yard sale will benefit programs at the NRC. We will not be collecting shoes or clothing for the sale.

Interested in selling? We are offering vendor spots for only $25. Vendors will be responsible for supplying their own tables and cash bank. Please contact Sarah for more information at 804-864-5797 or sarah.orr@nrccafe.org

In the event of rain, the yard sale will be rescheduled for the following day; Sunday, June 26, 2016 from 7:00 am until 2:00 pm.

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Social ride and some frisbee golf

Sat Jun 25 10:00 am
Meet at Shift Bicycles for a social ride on the Capital Trail to Dorey Park for a round of Frisbee Golf. On the return there are options for a BBQ break and a pitstop at Stone Brewery.
MORE: http://chpn.net/2016/06/22/shift-bicycles-invites-everyone-out-for-a-social-ride-and-some-frisbee-golf/

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Yoga @ CrossfitPrelude

Sun Jun 26 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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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Sun Jun 26 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 Jun 27 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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Youth Taekwondo w/ Drew

Mon Jun 27 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 8-12! Walk-ins welcome!
7th District Residents:
$50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class
Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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“Dig-in” Snack Attack @ the Robinson

Mon Jun 27 5:00 pm
Nutrition class from Sequoia with Tricycle Gardens tackling healthier snacking, knowing what you eat, eating right & having fun!! (YOUTH class, FOOD INCLUDED!)
Primarily provided to youth of Zumba participants.
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Zumba with Kim @ the Robinson

Mon Jun 27 5:00 pm
Zumba class with Kim is an excellent chance to dance, exercise, and have fun with a wonderful community of people! Come learn some excellent moves and work out at the same time!! (Ages 16 & up)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Church Hill Rotary Club

Mon Jun 27 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 Jun 27 6:00 pm
Every 2nd and 4th Monday – 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 Jun 27 6:00 pm
Nutrition class: 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!)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Church Hill Running Club (Mon&Thurs)

Mon Jun 27 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 Jun 27 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 Jun 27 7:00 pm
Warrior fitness classes are for everyone!
– 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)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
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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Beginner Hip Hop & Nutrition @ the Robinson

Tue Jun 28 1:30 pm
Join us for some fun hip hop with Mandy, joined by some excellent nutrition tidbits! (K-8th)
Beginner Hip Hop: 1:30-2:30
Nutrition: 2:30-3:00
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | 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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CAR Meeting

Tue Jun 28 3:30 pm
Every 4th Tues at 5th floor conference room at City Hall. RELATED: http://chpn.net/news/tag/car/

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Teen/Adult Taekwondo @ the Robinson

Tue Jun 28 5:00 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 13-adult!
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Double Dutch @ the Robinson

Tue Jun 28 5:30 pm
End your day with some FUN! Learn new jump rope tricks and get a creative work out all at the same time!
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Painting group

Tue Jun 28 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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Zumba with Kim @ the Robinson

Tue Jun 28 6:30 pm
Zumba class with Kim is an excellent chance to dance, exercise, and have fun with a wonderful community of people! Come learn some excellent moves and work out at the same time!! (Ages 16 & up)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Beginner Master Hip Hop @ the Robinson

Tue Jun 28 7:30 pm
Want to be that dancer you have always dreamed of being? Looking for a fun workout? Learn how to master all your favorite hip hop moves in our Beginner Master Hip Hop class. We take the essence and culture of urban dance, and bring it into the studio to create new platforms to showcase this raw art form of dance. This class is similar to your line dance classes, where each move is broken down and made easy to catch on to. Don’t think this class is any less intense though. We will work you out physically and then test your mental strength by putting it all together in the end with a super sweet hip hop routine. New choreography each week. For ages 8 to adult.
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass |$30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | For non-residents (of 7th District of RVA), 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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Open Mic Night @ Poe’s Pub

Tue Jun 28 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 with Nikki @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 6:00 am
Nikki’s morning Zumba class is an excellent change to dance, exercise, and have fun with a wonderful community of people! Come learn some excellent moves and work out at the same time!! (Ages 16 & up)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Farm Stand w/ Shalom Farms @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 4:00 pm
Come and buy some fresh produce at affordable prices from our weekly farm stand with Shalom Farms

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Toddler & Pre-K Movement @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 4:30 pm
Lets get those youngsters movin’!! This class is for ages 18 months-5 years. Bring your kiddos to this interactive & energy packed 30-minute movement class. There will be games, balls, music and more! Partnered with Stretch-N-Grow
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Zumba & Weight Resistance @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 5:00 pm
Zumba & Weight Resistance class with Kelli is an excellent chance to dance, exercise, and have fun with a wonderful community of people! First half designed to tone muscles with weights and resistance routines. Second half full of high intensity Zumba! A combo ready to burn MORE calories than your average class. (Ages 16 & up)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Book talk and signing

Wed Jun 29 6:00 pm
Book talk and signing at at Patrick Henry Pub: Josh LeHuray’s Virginians Will Dance or Die! – The Importance of Music in Pre-Revolutionary Williamsburg http://www.mcfarlandbooks.com/2016/06/newly-published-virginians-will-dance-die/

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Master Hip Hop w/ RUD @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 6:00 pm
What happens when you bring the street into the studio? You get a mixture of rawness and passion, reality and creativity, instinct and innovation, the actual and the abstract. This is where the realist meets the artist. We take the essence and culture of urban dance, and bring it into the studio to create new platforms to showcase this raw art form of dance. Ages 8-adult are welcome to join.
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | 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 Jun 29 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 @ the Robinson

Wed Jun 29 7:30 pm
Adult yoga class (16 & up) with Alec. Children under that age must be accompanied by an adult. Great for beginners and experienced students alike! In partnership with Project Yoga Richmond.
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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Thirty-First Street Farm Stand

Thu Jun 30 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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Fulton Hill Farm Stand

Thu Jun 30 4:30 pm
At the NRC on Williamsburg Road from 4:30 – 6:30 pm

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Ballet & Tumble @ the Robinson

Thu Jun 30 5:30 pm
Come out for our excellent ballet & tumble class. Enjoy ballet technique and choreography with the last 10 minutes for tumbling time!
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10 (Except for Weekly 30-min rate) (Ages 3-6)

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Ballet & Tumble @ the Robinson

Thu Jun 30 5:30 pm
Come out for our excellent ballet & tumble class. Enjoy ballet technique and choreography with the last 10 minutes for tumbling time!
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10 (Except for Weekly 30-min rate) (Ages 3-6)

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Les Boulefrogs @ Chimborazo Playground

Thu Jun 30 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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Yoga with Kelly Trask @ St.John’s

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

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BreakwayRVA’s June bicycle ride

Thu Jun 30 6:30 pm
This month’s theme will celebrate the upcoming 4th of July weekend! Wear your red, white, and blue! Bring flags! Probably leave the fireworks at home! The East End Route will cover roughly 7 miles, including some moderate hills, and there will be beer for purchase at our final destination.
MORE: http://chpn.net/2016/06/20/sign-up-now-for-breakwayrvas-june-ride/

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Zumba with Kim @ the Robinson

Thu Jun 30 6:30 pm
Zumba class with Kim is an excellent chance to dance, exercise, and have fun with a wonderful community of people! Come learn some excellent moves and work out at the same time!! (Ages 16 & up)
7th District Residents: $50 Family All Class Pass | $40 Individual All Class Pass | $30 Weekly 1-hour class | $20 Weekly 30-min class | Non-Residents: Add $10
*For more info, call 562-9133 or email bhart@robinsontheater.org*

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New Vision Civic League of East End

Sat Jul 2 10:00 am
POSTPONED UNTIL JULY 9. Contact Mary Thompson at (804)648-7915 for more info. Follow New Visions on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NewVisionsCivicLeague/


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