This week’s calendar

03/27/2010 8:37 AM by

7th District Meeting; Beginning-ish Gardeners Workshop @ Chimbo Community Garden; Saturday Matinee at the Robinson Theater; Open Mic @ Poe’s; Veggie Bus; Renovator’s Open House on Marshall Street; Beginner’s Yoga; Frog Bottom Farm CSA Info Session; New Vision Civic League; MORE…

7th District Meeting

Sat Mar 27 10:00 am
@Peter Paul Development Center
1708 North 22nd Street

Beginning-ish Gardeners Workshop @ Chimbo Community Garden

Sat Mar 27 2:00 pm
Backyard Farmers will be conducting a workshop covering soil health and amendments, planting, watering, bed management, row cover, cold frames, and other tips for successful gardening at the new Tricycle Community Garden @ Chimbo Playground Park. Cost: $20 plus optional materials (you can build a cold frame or hoop house, get seeds or seedlings, etc.)

Saturday Matinee at the Robinson Theater

Sat Mar 27 2:00 pm
A showing of Little Rascals (1994 version; 84 minutes) for all ages to attend. Family, friends, neighbors are all welcomed and encouraged to come relax with a bag of popcorn together. Admission $1. Snack bar open.

Open Mic @ Poe’s

Tue Mar 30 8:15 pm
Weekly Open Mic every Tuesday at Poe’s Pub, hosted by Jim Daab. Sign up at 8:15, music at 9PM

Veggie Bus

Tue Mar 30 10:00 am / Wed Mar 31 11:00 am
The veggie bus will be parked at 25th and Broad on Tuesdays from 10AM untill 2:30PM and then the NRC on Williamsburg Road in Fulton from 3PM until 6PM, and on Wednesdays at 25th and Broad again from 11am till 7pm starting Jan 6th.

We will always be at Libby Hill Park each Thursday from 4-6pm for our CSA drop off.

We have collards kale creasy greens apples potatoes winter squash sausage BBQ chicken eggs milk cheese butter yogurt cider maple syrup apple butterand more so come support local farmers and get healthy goods, too.

You can always call us at (540)872-6528 if you have questions or want to find us. Follow us on facebook or check out our web site

Renovator’s Open House on Marshall Street

Wed Mar 31 5:30 pm
The Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods will host another Renovator’s Open House event at the newly renovated, no longer leaning, 2200 East Marshall Street on Wednesday, March 31st from 5:30-7PM. RBVa President David Cooley will be on hand to answer questions about the restoration of this 19th-century Queen Anne style house. PLEASE RSVP. Send an e-mail to or call 804-644-5040. Suggested donation: $5.

Beginner’s Yoga

Wed Mar 31 7:00 pm
@ Neighborhood Resource Center – 1519 Williamsburg Road – Relax, renew and do something great for the community! All proceeds benefit the Neighborhood Resource Center. Suggested $10 donation. Call (804)864-5797 or visit for more information.

Frog Bottom Farm CSA Info Session

Thu Apr 1 !4:30 pm
Come on over to Central Montessori School (323 N 20th St near E Broad) for a Q&A with Frog Bottom Farm farmers Ali & Lisa Moussalli. We’ll talk about the Community Supported Agriculture model of eating fresh local vegetables and have lots of details about our farm’s CSA program, which runs from June through Thanksgiving. You can also register for our CSA at this event. Give us a call at 434-248-5525 or visit us at for more details

New Vision Civic League

Sat Apr 3 10:00 am
Every 1st Saturday at the East End Library. Contact Mary Thompson at (804)648-7915 for more info.



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