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The Big Read with Jefferson-Madison Regional Library

Sunday, March 1st 2015 - 8:00 am - 11:30 pm at Jefferson-Madison Regional Library
201 East Market Street

 

The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to revitalize the role of literature in American culture. The Big Read brings together partners across the country to encourage citizens to read for pleasure and enlightenment. JMRL has received a grant from the NEA to provide a BIG READ throughout central Virginia during March 2015.

The Big Read provides citizens with the opportunity to read and discuss a single book within their community. JMRL invites all book lovers in Central Virginia to participate in this exciting program that will be held throughout March 2015. Read and discuss The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri and participate in programs.…learn more and see the schedule of events and locations!

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National Pancake Day @ IHOP

Tuesday, March 3rd 2015 - 12:00 am

On March 3, guests from around the country will celebrate a “Decade of Giving” with the 10th annual National Pancake Day at IHOP restaurants and enjoy a free short stack of Buttermilk pancakes*. In return for the free pancakes, guests will be asked to consider leaving a donation for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals© ** or other designated local charities.

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FREE Concussion Screenings

Tuesday, March 3rd 2015 - 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Connections Achievement & Therapy Center
375 Four Leaf Lane #202

Do you have a child gearing up for spring sports?  Get them checked for a concussion (for FREE) and start the season off on a safe foot!

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Sister Act – Discount Offer!

Thursday, March 5th 2015 - 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm at John Paul Jones Arena
295 Massie Road

Direct from Broadway, SISTER ACT, the hilarious, five-time Tony-nominated musical smash, is coming to Charlottesville. Called “In a word, DIVINE!” by the Associated Press, SISTER ACT opens at John Paul Jones Arena on Thursday, March 5 for a limited engagement!  Special discount – Get your tickets now using the codeword CHORUS and receive a discount on your tickets! 

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Civil War in Scottsville

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 12:00 am

On the weekend of March 6th- 8th, 2015, the Scottsville Museum invites you to walk our streets to see stories of the Civil War in rural Albemarle County.  All events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 434-286-2247.

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The Fantasticks

Friday, March 6th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Saturday, March 7th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Sunday, March 8th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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Harlem Globetrotters

Thursday, March 12th 2015 - 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm at John Paul Jones Arena
295 Massie Road

The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to town with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet. With incredible ball handling wizardry, amazing rim-rattling dunks and trick shots, side-splitting comedy and unequaled on-court fan interaction, this must-see event is guaranteed…learn more & buy tickets!

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The Fantasticks

Friday, March 13th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Saturday, March 14th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Sunday, March 15th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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Virginia Festival of the Book – March 18-22

Wednesday, March 18th 2015 - All Day

 

The Virginia Festival of the Book—the annual five-day hurrah for books, authors, and reading, is such a landmark in Virginia’s cultural landscape that it’s easy to forget it began with a few booklovers with a dream.  Get Festival details!

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The Fantasticks

Friday, March 20th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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Kids in the Kitchen

Saturday, March 21st 2015 - 9:00 am - 12:45 pm at Boys and Girls club
1000 B Cherry Avenue

This is A HEALTHY KIDS FAIR. Join the Junior League of
Charlottesville on Saturday, March 21st, for a day of fun and learning
with Kids in the Kitchen! It will be an exciting way for kids to learn
how to lead a healthy lifestyle in their day to day activities.

Free admission and Free Food!

Where: Boys & Girls Club, Cherry Avenue

When: Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 9:00am – 1:00pm”

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The Fantasticks

Saturday, March 21st 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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Fix A Leak Family 5K

Sunday, March 22nd 2015 - 12:00 am at Pen Park
1400 Pen Park Road

The Fix-A-Leak 5K will feature a running toilet (literally!). Participants who catch the running toilet and grabs a tag from the running toilet will receive an award at the end of the race for helping to “catch the leak”.  This family friendly event will wrap up Fix-a-Leak Week, a national campaign by the Environmental Protection Agency. Information on tackling water leaks in your home, as well as general water conservation tips, resources, and rebates, will be featured at the race.  

ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE AT 6:00PM ON FRIDAY, MARCH 20!

RACE-DAY REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE, BUT ONLY CASH OR CHECK WILL BE ACCEPTED!

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The Fantasticks

Sunday, March 22nd 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Friday, March 27th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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The Fantasticks

Saturday, March 28th 2015 - 8:00 pm at Four County Players
5256 Governor Barbour Street

THE FANTASTICKS at Four County Players! The world’s longest-running musical/show finally comes to Barboursville after 42 years! The show features a dynamite, all-star cast, terrific designers, and it’s a wonderful show for the whole family. We are thrilled to have local theater veterans Doug Schneider and Bill Rough on stage together again—they appeared as Tevye and Lazar Wolf in our production of Fiddler on the Roof in 1998. The Fantasticks opens March 6th and runs weekends through March 29th.

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