In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Weekend events in RVA: January 12-15

6th Annual Fine Art Benefit & Sale

The 6th Annual Fine Art Benefit & Sale will feature nationally renowned artist Woodrow Nash. The event will take place at the Hippodrome Theater on Friday, January 13th from 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM. REGISTER FOR THE EVENT HERE: http://www.megamentors.org/fabs-2017-silent-auction-registration 

Nash’s ceramic sculptures combine 15th Century Benin and 18th Century French Nouveau, creating what he has coined “African Nouveau”. He uses a variety of techniques to work with stoneware, earthenware, terracotta or porcelain.

The benefit will include a silent auction, live music, hors d’oeurves, and a wine tasting in partnership with Freedom Classic Festival.

The MEGA Mentors Fine Art Benefit and Sale is the annual fundraiser to support the organization’s mission to provide mentors and positive role models to under-represented students in Chesterfield County Public Schools.

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Meg's Miles Memorial Run

Thousands of runners are preparing to jog in memory of Meg Menzies. The Meg’s Miles run is set for Saturday, January 14th.

Meg Menzies was an accomplished runner, wife and mother of three young children.

Menzies was struck and killed by a drunk driver while out running with her police sergeant husband last January, in Ashland.

Wear your blue and/or your Meggers gear and come run anywhere from a one mile to a three mile loop! Family-friendly event.

When: Saturday at 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Where: 8400 Combs Drive, Mechanicsville, VA

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Cabin Fever Dance!

Wanna shake the cold? Come out to Visions this Saturday night. Premiere Band will be hot, hot hot playing all your favorite tunes. Get a drink, some food and dance the night away!

When: Saturday, January 14th 9pm-12am

Where: Visions Dance Club

1021 Koger Center Blvd, Richmond, Virginia 23235

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Snow Days Festival-CMoR Chesterfield

The 2017 Scholarship Snow Queen will be crowned at 12:00PM with storytimes to follow! The day is sure to be a blizzard of fun with visits from Anna and Elsa from 11:00AM-1:00PM, an Education Extravaganza featuring the science of snow at 10:00AM, 1:00PM, and 3:00PM, appearances by Olaf, winter art projects, and more! The Richmond Symphony will bring an instrument petting zoo from 10:00AM-12:00PM. Check out all the Snow Day Festival days below:Check out all the Snow Day Festival days below:

Saturday, January 21st – CMoR Short Pump

Saturday, January 28th – CMoR Fredericksburg

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Capital One Café Grand Opening

Capital One Café in the Short Pump Town Center  is an inviting, comfortable place to do some banking, enjoy a cup of Peet’s Coffee®, grab cash from our fee-free ATMs—or just hang out.

Join us for the grand opening on Saturday, January 14th.

We’ll have complimentary breakfast snacks from Zosaros Bakery in the morning, a hot chocolate bar in the afternoon, games, giveaways and a special appearance by Richmond Flying Squirrels team mascot, Nutzy.

Café Ambassadors are here, too, and can answer your questions, help you open and manage accounts and plenty more. Hope to see you at the grand opening—don’t forget to RSVP and bring your friends.

When: Saturday, January 14th 10am-9pm

Where: Short Pump Town Center

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January Paint Your Pet Night

January 14th 6:00-8:30pm
$45.00
Instructor: Tori Sprankle
Event Schedule:
5:45- Arrive early if you like, get to know your fellow pet owners. You are welcome to bring beverages of choice and snacks, we provide cups, napkin, plates.
6:00pm-9:00pm Pet Painting begins!
Important Notes:
Please send your pet’s photo to artfullywilliamsburg@gmail.com NO LATER THAN WEDNESDAY JANUARY 11th. This allows us time to prepare your “Pet Template” for painting.
PHOTOS MUST BE OF EXCELLENT QUALITY, NOT BLURRY AND SHOULD BE A CLOSE UP SHOT OF YOUR PET.
(I-Phone pictures okay, SEND FROM YOUR PHONE AND NOT FROM FACEBOOK PLEASE).

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