This week’s calendar

10/09/2010 6:20 AM by

Cyclocross at Chimborazo Park; Meeting on struggle to reclaim Richmond’s African Burial Ground; Rachel’s Farmstand; City Council Formal Meeting; Creighton Tenant Council ; Friends of Chimborazo Park Playground; Mosby Court Tenant Council; RECYCLING WEEK; Oakwood-Chimborazo Association; Open Mic @ Poe’s; RPS Community Idea Summit; Adult Computer Class ; Beginner’s Yoga; CAPS Meeting; ZUMBA; Farm to Family bus @ Bon Secours; Praise Dance Class; Unity Civic League; Armstrong at Midlothian High; Church Hill Yard Sale; Rocketts Landing Run to the River 5K/10K; MORE…

Cyclocross at Chimborazo Park

Sun Oct 10
The Virginia Cyclocross Series returns to Chimborazo Park on Sunday October 10 (and Northside’s Bryan Park on that Saturday).


Meeting on struggle to reclaim Richmond’s African Burial Ground

Sun Oct 10 4:00 pm
There will be a public meeting “to report to the community on the struggle to reclaim Richmond’s African Burial Ground” this Sunday, October 10, from 4-6PM at the Family Resource Center on Jefferson Avenue.


Rachel’s Farmstand

Sun Oct 10 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

City Council Formal Meeting

Mon Oct 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.

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

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

Creighton Tenant Council

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

Friends of Chimborazo Park Playground

Mon Oct 11 7:00 pm
Every 2nd Monday at EDI

Mosby Court Tenant Council

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


Mon Oct 11 5:00 pm

Oakwood-Chimborazo Association

Tue Oct 12 6:00 pm
At the Boys and Girls Club – 3701 R Street

Open Mic @ Poe’s

Tue Oct 12 8:15 pm
Weekly Open Mic every Tuesday at Poe’s Pub, hosted by Jim Daab. Sign up at 8:15, music at 9PM

RPS Community Idea Summit

Tue Oct 12 6:00 pm
at Franklin Military Academy

Adult Computer Class

Wed Oct 13 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 Oct 13 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.

CAPS Meeting

Wed Oct 13 6:00 pm
Every 2nd Wed – 701 N 25th St. 2nd Floor


Wed Oct 13 5:00 pm
Come check out the new Zumba class provided at the Robinson Theater (29th & Q) this fall. Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythm and easy-to-follow moves to create a great workout for all ages and genders. Open for ages 13-adult.
$10 for 6-week session

Farm to Family bus @ Bon Secours

Thu Oct 14 3:00 pm
The Farm to Family bus will be set up outside of Bon Secours selling fresh local produce, dairy, eggs, and more every Thursday.

Praise Dance Class

Thu Oct 14 4:00 pm
Robinson Theater (29th & Q) will be providing another 8-week Praise Dance Class this fall for ages 10-adult with instructor Yolanda McDuffy.

Unity Civic League

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

Armstrong at Midlothian High

Fri Oct 15 7:30 pm
Armstrong High School 2010 Football Schedule
Fri 09/10/10 5:00PM @ Thomas Jefferson High
Fri 09/17/10 5:00PM John Marshall High School
Fri 09/24/10 7:30PM @ Colonial Heights High School
Fri 10/01/10 5:00PM Henrico High School
Fri 10/08/10 7:00PM @ Lee-Davis High School
Fri 10/15/10 7:30PM @ Midlothian High School
Fri 10/22/10 7:00PM @ Atlee High School
Fri 10/29/10 7:00PM @ Highland Springs High School
Fri 11/05/10 7:00PM @ Varina High School
Fri 11/12/10 5:00PM Hanover High School

Church Hill Yard Sale

Sat Oct 16 9:00 am
Libby Hill Park – /2010/09/02/libby-hill-yard-sale-set-for-october-16_15162/

Rocketts Landing Run to the River 5K/10K

Sat Oct 16 7:30 pm
The Rocketts Landing Run to the River is a challenging 10K run presented by Rocketts Landing. Runners will tackle three hills as they dash over cobblestone streets, through historic neighborhoods, and along the banks of the James River. Others will explore Richmond’s scenic East End on the 5K family walk or dash in the 1K Fun Run.



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