This week’s calendar

04/09/2011 6:27 AM by

Jazsmine’s Bake Sale; ARCHITECTURE and the PARKS I; City Council Formal Meeting; Creighton Tenant Council ; Mosby Court Tenant Council; RECYCLING WEEK; Open Mic @ Poe’s; Tricycle Gardens Farm Stand; Adult Computer Class ; CAPS Meeting; Chimborazo Elementary School PTA Meeting; Eco-Hero Competition ; Farm to Family bus @ Bon Secours; Unity Civic League; MORE…

Jazsmine’s Bake Sale

Sat Apr 9 12:00 pm
This Saturday, Jazsmine, a 6th-grade student at MLK Middle School, will be holding a bake sale to raise money to go on a special field trip to Washington, D.C. in Patrick Henry Park at 25th and Broad.

Deserts provided and baked by Betsy of Cafe Ole, David of Garnett’s Cafe, Karen of I COULD GO ON AND ON, and Nicole from Dollop. Cash only. Bake sale lasts until we are sold out or 4PM!!



Mon Apr 11 11:00 am
The Storefront is facilitating this first of two looks at our parks. Gillie’s Creek Park founders Carl Otto and Wyatt Kingston will tell the story of the park’s founding and growth into one of the East End’s great public recreational spaces. To be followed by a facilitated public design charrette for Horseshoe Pit Shelters.

Lunch provided by A Sharper Palate Catering Company.

Space is limited. RSVP to or 804 322 9556)

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.

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

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)

Creighton Tenant Council

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

Mosby Court Tenant Council

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


Mon Apr 11 4:00 pm

Open Mic @ Poe’s

Tue Apr 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

Tricycle Gardens Farm Stand

Tue Apr 12 4:00 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4-6 PM.
2107 Jefferson Ave, 23223

Farm Stand Opens March 22, 2011.
Fresh Veggies from our Farm, Veggie Seedlings & More! (located in Manchester District at West 9th and Bainbridge Sts).

Adult Computer Class

Wed Apr 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.

CAPS Meeting

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

Chimborazo Elementary School PTA Meeting

Wed Apr 13 4:00 pm
Come find out what is happening at Chimborazo! 3000 East Marshall St.

Eco-Hero Competition

Wed Apr 13 11:00 am
No green act is too small! Nominate an Eco-Hero you know.
Enter a nomination on Twitter or Facebook
Your Eco-Hero could win an Amazon Kindle!

For Instructions go to

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Deadline for entry is 5pm Wednesday, April 6

Farm to Family bus @ Bon Secours

Thu Apr 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.

Unity Civic League

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



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