January, 2020

TJ Health Department Flu Shots

TJ Health Department Flu Shots

FLU SEASON IS HERE AND THE THOMAS JEFFERSON HEALTH DEPT IS OFFERING FLU SHOTS AT THEIR LOCATION ON ROSE HILL DRIVE. FLU SHOTS ARE AVAILABLE MONDAYS FROM 1-4PM AND THURSDAYS FROM 8:30AM-NOON…MOST HEALTH INSURANCES COVER THE FLU SHOT…FOR MORE INFO CALL THE THOMAS JEFFERSON HEALTH DEPT AT 434-972-6200.

Free Tours at Montpelier

Free Tours at Montpelier

As the holiday frenzy subsides, gather your family and friends and visit Montpelier. Between December 26 and January 1, all kids ages 14 and under get free admission for any House tour. The free tours make for an affordable and enriching winter experience. Admission to the House includes the opportunity to explore the exhibition The…

First Night Virginia 2020

First Night Virginia 2020

Come join First Night VA 2020 for the a festival of the arts in Downtown Charlottesville on December 31. For more information, visit https://www.firstnightva.org/

FREE Rabies Clinic

FREE Rabies Clinic

Rabies is PREVENTABLE and no one should ever have to lose their pet to this virus. This is a MAJOR issue in our area. Green Dogs Unleashed is partnering with other local rescues and Fluvanna County to provide FREE rabies vaccines this Saturday from 9-12. There are NO excuses. If your pet is not vaccinated…

Special Olympics (1/9 – 1/11)

Special Olympics (1/9 – 1/11)

Get in the Game at the Special Olympics Virginia Xperience Tennis Tournament, January 9-11 at Boar’s Head Sports Club. Three days of Special Olympics tennis at a first-class venue with top-notch players from around the world, including two of Charlottesville’s own. Fans are welcome throughout the event, from Thursday’s Opening Ceremony to Friday and Saturday’s tournament play. Your support…

Winter Farmers Market

Winter Farmers Market

You can still have fresh local produce even when it’s cold outside. Come browse Virginia-born fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and prepared foods, as well as arts and crafts from local makers. The market is FREE and open to the public on Saturday mornings from January 11 through March 21 at IX park from 9:00 –…

Volley in the Valley

Volley in the Valley

Its that time again for the 2nd annual VOLLEY IN THE VALLEY. Are you, your friends or family a first responder? Play volleyball on a league or rec team? Or does your company need a good team bonding activity? Well we got it all for you right here. Gather your friends and family and join…

Literacy Volunteers

Literacy Volunteers

Literacy Volunteers is seeking volunteer tutors to assist adults in learning how to read, write, or speak English. New Tutor Training is on Saturday, January 18th from 9:30am to 4:30pm at the Jefferson School City Center. Learn more at https://literacyforall.org/

To Prune or Not to Prune?

To Prune or Not to Prune?

Piedmont Master Gardeners FREE Garden Basics Workshop. Learn how to keep your trees and shrubs healthy and attractive with proper pruning techniques. January 18, 2020, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Trinity Episcopal Church, The workshop is free, but you must reserve a spot by emailing your name For more information go to piedmontmastergardeners.org/events  

Oakland School Open House

Oakland School Open House

Do you have a bright child struggling in school because of dyslexia or dysgraphia? Come check out the Oakland School and see what makes us different.  From small class sizes, one on one instruction and a nurturing environment, we empower children with learning differences. Learn more about the Oakland Way at our upcoming Winter Open House. Monday January 20th starting…

MLK Celebration

MLK Celebration

2020 Community MLK Celebration Keynote Speaker: Roxane Gay Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 6:30PM at the Paramount in Charlottesville. Please note that a free pre-event reception will begin at 5:30PM FREE (Registration Required) at theparamount.net