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January 2018

Art on Main: Children’s After School Art Program

January 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 30, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$17

Children's After School Art Program Our After School Art Program is now available to ALL students, taught by Ellen Walter, the head of the very popular 5 year old program. When: Beginning January 3, 2018 and every following Wednesday Hours: 4:15 - 5:15 Where: Arts on Main What: Students will learn elements and principles of design and art techniques while studying American artists such as: Edward Hicks, Mary Cassatt, George Caleb Bingham, Norman Rockwell, Grandma Moses, Alexander Calder, Georgia O’Keefe,…

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Art Opening: STEAMPUNK EXTRAVAGANZA

January 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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Free

This Month in the Gallery “Hatton Cross Steampunk” opening January 5th (postponed until 1/12), is a collective of makers, artists, authors, entertainers and fashion aficionados that have come to realize just how dependent our limited grasp on sanity is based on our involvement with the Steampunk movement.

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Open Studio

January 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday, repeating until June 29, 2018

Gloucester Arts On Main, Inc., 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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Free
painting classes & workshop

If you enjoy painting with company, bring your stuff and paint with us every Friday morning. Free, 9 to 12 am. (Note – this is a good way to make time to paint, so come along!)

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February 2018

Arts @ Abingdon Concert Series

February 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Memorial Highway
White Marsh, VA 23183 United States
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This unique collaborative effort between two uniquely gifted musicians is bound to be a revelation to traditional music fans on several counts. Rob Ickes is a longtime, wellestablished instrumental giant, and Trey Hensley is newly arrived in Music City, bursting with talent both as a vocalist and guitarist. From his powerful yet sympathetic vocal interpretations of traditional and contemporary material to his jaw-dropping instrumental skills on both acoustic and electric guitar and considerable songwriting talents, Trey Hensley is bursting at…

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Arts on Main: Paint with Renate Bumgarner

February 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 12, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$35

Arts on Main Color Your Canvas, Paint Like a Pro – Join us the 2nd Tuesday of every month for a fun paint-in night taught by professional artist Renate Bumgarner. Renate brings over 50 years experience as a painter & teacher to help you create your own masterpiece! Renate is an award-winning artist who studied art in Frankfurt and Wurzburg, Germany and at Thomas Nelson Community College. While working for the US Military in Germany she was an instructor at…

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Discovery Lab on Predatory Fishes at VIMS

February 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a scientist from VIMS. The February installment of the Discovery Lab series…

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Arts on Main: Felting Classes

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day 24 of the month, repeating until March 24, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$40

Felting with Janet Griffin |Recurring Event (See all) $50 A series of felting classes taught by Janet Griffin, available singly or all three. Our gifted weaver, Janet, will be here showing us how to felt with fluffy wool. She will be giving several classes this Fall on felting. Each class will improve our skills in this little-known craft. You may have seen her felted paintings in the Gallery. Class dates: February 24, 1-5pm Amazing painterly technique! Create a unique textured…

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March 2018

Art @ Abingdon Concert Series: Isabelle Demers, organ

March 10 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Memorial Highway
White Marsh, VA 23183 United States
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Saturday, March 10, 2018, 5:00 PM Canadian born organist Isabelle Demers will return to Abingdon for her second appearance to capture the beauty and sounds of the Abingdon organ. Her virtuosity, registration of the organ, and command of the instruments on which she performs excite audiences around the world. The “fever” has continued unabated and with playing described as having “bracing virtuosity” (Chicago Classical Review) and being “fearless and extraordinary” (Amarillo-Globe News), Isabelle Demers continues to enrapture critics, presenters, and…

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Discovery Lab at VIMS – Marsh Madness

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a VIMS scientist. On March 20th, Marsh Madness will take over the…

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April 2018

Discovery Lab at VIMS – Be a Bay Buddy!

April 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a scientist from VIMS. Celebrate Earth Day at the April 17th Discovery…

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Arts @ Abingdon Concert Series: Rastrelli, 4 Cellists

April 22 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Memorial Highway
White Marsh, VA 23183 United States
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Sunday, April 22, 2018, 5:00 PM A singularly unique ensemble, the Rastrelli Cello Quartet has been thrilling audiences with their renderings of non-traditional programming since 2002. Kira Kraftzoff - founder and artistic director, Kirill Timofeev, Misha Degtjareff and Sergio Drabkin formed the ensemble with a mission to perform music “between the genres,” and their widely varied programs mix comfortably works by Bach, Saint-Saens and Tchaikovsky with that of George Gershwin, Dave Brubeck and Leroy Anderson. The name of the Quartet…

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June 2018

Discovery Lab at VIMS on Animal and Plant Collections

June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
VIMS – Catlett-Burress Research and Education Teaching lab, 1208 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

Discovery Labs are free, family-friendly programs provided each month by the Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (CBNERR) at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point. Designed with elementary-aged youth and their parents in mind, each lab focuses on a different topic related to the Chesapeake Bay and our local environment and includes exhibits, demonstrations, and hands-on activities as well as a short presentation by a VIMS scientist. The June installment of the Discovery Lab series takes…

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