This week’s calendar

04/16/2011 6:15 AM by

Long Arms at Poe’s Pub; Porch sale & african art sale; Church Hill Central Civic Association; Free Food, Inc. Film Screening for VCU Earth Week; Church Hill Association; Green Lunch Discussion and Urban Farm Tour with Tricycle Gardens for VCU Earth Week; Nathaniel Bacon Civic Association; Open Mic @ Poe’s; Tricycle Gardens Farm Stand; Adult Computer Class ; Alternative Transportation Fair ft. Segway Tours for VCU Earth Week; Union Hill Civic Association; Whitcomb Court Tenant Council; Free Food, Prizes & Entertainment at MCV Campus Earth Day; MORE…

Long Arms at Poe’s Pub

Sat Apr 16 10:00 pm
with special guest Pantherburn

Porch sale & african art sale

Sun Apr 17 !8:00 am
710 N 24th African art and jewelry from Uganda for sale, benefiting orphans in Uganda. J&B are new to the area, getting rid of old ties, cowboy boots (size 6 womens), vintage button downs (size 15), lots of jeans womens (size 1-3), size 6 ladies heels!! Size 11 mens cleats….lots of random awesome stuff! This sale is to mingle with the locals & network. All items will be negotiable! Bennette is an artist, check out & Jes picks up the goods from Uganda! Hope to see you here

Church Hill Central Civic Association

Mon Apr 18 7:00 pm
Every third Monday of each month

Free Food, Inc. Film Screening for VCU Earth Week

Mon Apr 18 12:00 pm
Join MCV Green Unity, VCU Office of Sustainability, and MCV SGA for
our kick-off event for VCU Earth Week! We will be screening the documentary,
Food, Inc. on Monday, April 18, from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the Jackson Ward
Room at the Larrick Student Center, 900 Turpin St. Food, Inc. exposes surprising
truths about the food we eat and how it’s produced. Door prizes, free snacks
and beverages provided. Sign up to attend at

For more information please visit

Church Hill Association

Tue Apr 19 7:00 pm
Every 3rd Tues

Green Lunch Discussion and Urban Farm Tour with Tricycle Gardens for VCU Earth Week

Tue Apr 19 12:00 pm
VCU Office of Sustainability, MCV Green Unity and MCV SGA
are proud to continue our Green Lunch Discussion series with William Snyder
from Tricycle Gardens on April 19th. From 12pm-1pm at Courtend Ballroom,
Larrick Center, 900 Turpin St. Come and learn more about urban agriculture and enjoy a free
vegetarian meal. From 1pm-3pm, tour Tricycle Gardens urban farm, with free
round-trip transportation from Larrick provided by To the Bottom and Back Bus.
Space is limited, sign up at

Nathaniel Bacon Civic Association

Tue Apr 19 5:30 pm
3rd Tues at Nathaniel Bacon

Open Mic @ Poe’s

Tue Apr 19 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 19 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 20 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.

Alternative Transportation Fair ft. Segway Tours for VCU Earth Week

Wed Apr 20 11:00 am
VCU Office of Sustainability and MCV Green Unity present the
first ever Alternative Transportation Fair at VCU, Wednesday, April 20, from
11am-3pm, at Bear Hall Lawn (across from Larrick Center, 900 Turpin St.). Our exhibits include:
free bike tune-ups by Carytown Bike Co., free bike registration by
VCU police, Zipcar, Biotaxi, GRTC, and more. Many prizes are available to be
won, and free snacks and beverages will be provided. We are also featuring
free, one hour Segway tours, sign up at

Union Hill Civic Association

Wed Apr 20 7:00 pm
Every 3rd Wednesday

Whitcomb Court Tenant Council

Wed Apr 20 5:30 pm
Every 3rd Wed at Whitcomb Court Rec Center

Free Food, Prizes & Entertainment at MCV Campus Earth Day

Thu Apr 21 11:00 am
VCU Office of Sustainability, VCU Medical Center, MCV Green
Unity, VCU and MCV Alumni Associations, and MCV SGA are proud to present the
2nd annual MCV Campus Earth Day, 11am-3pm on Thursday, April 21. This year we
are holding VCUs first ever Farmers Market during this event which will also
feature prizes and give-aways, free plants, free food, a recycling relay
competition, live music from 12pm-1pm, live entertainment with RVA Hoop Lovers,
bike repair by Cyclus Bike Shop, and much more!

For more information, please visit


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