This week’s calendar

08/28/2010 9:54 AM by

School supply give-a-way; 2010 St.John’s Reenactment Series; East End Fellowship Block Party; Pastor’s Installation at St. Stephen’s Church; Rachel’s Farmstand; RECYCLING WEEK; Open Mic @ Poe’s; Adopt-a-tree deadline; Adult Computer Class ; Beginner’s Yoga; New Visions Civic Association Special Meeting; MORE…

School supply give-a-way

Sat Aug 28 10:00 am
At the East End Family Resource Center located at 2405 Jefferson Ave

2010 St.John’s Reenactment Series

Sun Aug 29 1:00 pm
The Patrick Henry Committee invites you to bring your friends and family to a reenactment of the Second Virginia Convention of March 1775. In the presence of Washington, Jefferson, and other notable Virginians, Patrick Henry delivered his passionate call for liberty, uttering the immortal words, “Give me liberty or give me death!” These events are free and open to the public. Seating begins at 1:00pm on a first-come, first-served basis. Please call 804-648-5015 for more information.

East End Fellowship Block Party

Sun Aug 29 4:00 pm
At the corner of Q St. and Oakwood Ave

Pastor’s Installation at St. Stephen’s Church

Sun Aug 29 3:00 pm
Let the People of God Rejoice at the Installation of Benjamin W. Harris, Jr.
as Pastor of Saint Stephen’s Koinonia Church; Guest Speaker is Bishop Harold K. Browning of Faith Mission Ministries, Clarksville, TN.

Sunday, August 29, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.
Saint Stephen’s Koinonia Church
505 North 33rd Street
Richmond, Virginia 23223

Rachel’s Farmstand

Sun Aug 29 12:00 pm
Fresh Produce 12-2pm every Sunday. Fresh from my garden to your table. Grown the way nature intended
with NO harmful chemicals. Fresh Tomatoes & Tomato Plants, Peppers, Onions, Herbs, Zucchini, Cucumbers, Squash.

22nd and Carrington


Mon Aug 30 9:00 pm

Open Mic @ Poe’s

Tue Aug 31 8:15 pm
Weekly Open Mic every Tuesday at Poe’s Pub, hosted by Jim Daab. Sign up at 8:15, music at 9PM

Adopt-a-tree deadline

Wed Sep 1 4:00 pm
The city’s Adopt-a-Tree Program applications (PDF) has a new deadline of of September 1. From the Department of Urban Forestry website:
Residents may participate in the Adopt-A-Tree Program by making a tax-deductible contribution to the Parks & Recreation Foundation which will go toward planting a new tree or trees. Additionally, participants agree to water the tree for the first two years as outlined in the Tree Maintenance Agreement. Applications for the Adopt-A-Tree are due by [September 1]. Trees are planted late November through the end of February. For additional information please refer to Frequently Asked Questions and the Approved Tree Planting List.

Adult Computer Class

Wed Sep 1 10:00 am
At the East End Library – Meet the Mouse. Very basic instruction for the complete novice who doesn’t like computers, has to learn to use one, and is ready to have some fun. Class size is limited. First come, first serve.

Beginner’s Yoga

Wed Sep 1 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.

New Visions Civic Association Special Meeting

Sun Sep 5 10:00 am
Councilperson Newbille and Juanita Buster are requesting all of the civic league members and residents to have a dialogue on the draft of the East End Transformation plan that came out of the charrette. All new information, suggestions, changes, etc. are due to the above persons by the first part of September with hope of bringing some closure to the draft format by the end of September. Come prepared to give your input.

DRAFT PLAN: /2010/08/10/draft-of-the-east-end-revitalization-plan-released-for-feedback_14704/



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