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September 2018

Alexandria Moulenbelt Art Exhibit at Arts On Main

September 1 @ 6:30 pm - September 30 @ 6:30 pm
Free

“Pictures of You” Art Exhibit at Arts on Main September 1 @ 6:30 pm - September 30 @ 5:00 pm Free Alexandria Moulenbelt is an emerging artist known for creating visual dreamscapes using a unique combination of monoprint, collage, and acrylic paint. Subjects include architecture, landscape, and figures, all translated with a strong feminist voice. Her work is expressionist with an abstract lean and includes striking use of color and texture. Outside of the studio, Alexandria is a special education…

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Art Exhibit of “Images of Rosewell” at Arts on Main

September 1 @ 6:30 pm - September 30 @ 6:30 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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Free

September 1 @ 6:30 pm - September 30 @ 5:00 pm Free During the month of September, Arts on Main will hosting a special exhibition “Images of Rosewell”, featuring work in a variety of mediums including watercolor, oil, drawings and more. Artist included are Jane King, John Gill, Maynard Nichols, and Agnes Johnson. The opening is Sept 7 from 6:00pm-8:00pm and is free and open to the public, with beer, wine and paninis available. The exhibition runs for the month…

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Marine Life Day at VIMS Eastern Shore Lab

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VIMS Eastern Shore Laboratory, 40 Atlantic Avenue
Wachapreague, VA 23480 United States
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Visitors of all ages are invited to experience a fun and educational day exploring marine life found on Virginia’s Eastern Shore! Marine Life Day will showcase research being conducted at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science's Eastern Shore Laboratory. Guests will have the opportunity to interact with a variety of marine plants and animals in touch tanks and live displays, study creatures under microscopes, learn about marine science through activities and crafts, and discuss current research projects with scientists. Featured…

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Unobjective Abstracts in Acrylic @ Arts On Main

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Every Saturday in September starting Sept. 8
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$28.00

Unobjective Abstracts in Acrylic with Rose Nygaard September 8 @ 1:00 pm - September 22 @ 4:00 pm |Recurring Event (See all) Here is your chance to work with award-winning acrylic painter, Rose Nygaard, whose goal is to help you bring out your own creativeness! Rose was graduated with a BA in Studio Art and a Master of Fine Arts by The American University in Washington, DC. During her schooling and since graduation, her work has been shown in several…

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“Moving and Shaking in Abstraction” art class with Eileen Olson @ Arts on Main

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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“Moving and Shaking in Abstraction” September 26 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm |Recurring Event (See all) You will learn how to let loose and paint like you mean it! Taught by Eileen Olson, in this expressive abstract workshop you will use instinct, and passion as your guide. Using different media, you will move beyond your fears and begin to trust your artistic intuition once again. Learn the concepts of simplicity, constraint & predominance while painting with expressive vigor. Understand…

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Concerts on the Green- JNM Solo

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Gloucester Court House Green, 6501 main street
Gloucester, VA United States
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Free

  Free concerts held on the beautiful grassy, Court Green (6509 Main Street). Bring a chair or blanket (no seating provided) and even a picnic! Bring the kids and the grandparents, everyone will enjoy this music. Alcohol is not permitted on County Property. In case of rain call our PlayLine 804-693-5811 for updates on performances. Most concerts will move into the Colonial Courthouse during inclement weather. For more information call 804-693-2355 or email

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VIMS Public Tour – September 28, 2018

September 28 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Virginia Institute of Marine Science, 1375 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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This 1.5 hour guided tour is most interesting for adults and older children (9 and up welcome). Learn about household pollutants, and see the equipment used to detect toxins; get an up-close view of live animals in VIMS' Visitors Center; and tour the Nunnally Ichthyology Collection (preserved fisheries collection) with over 300,000 specimens.

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Guinea Jubilee Car and Truck Show

September 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$15 - $20

Come celebrate the Guinea Jubilee at the Middle Peninsula Classic Cruisers annual Guinea Jubilee Car & Truck Show at 8784 Guinea Road, Hayes VA 23072 on September 29, 2018 (no rain date) from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Trophies include Best in Show, Top 3 in GM, Ford, Mopar, Truck, Import, Other and more for a total of over 50 awards. We will also have raffle items, 50/50 & a DJ. Dash plaques presented to the first 75 Registrants. Registration…

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October 2018

FLOW ART PAINT NIGHT @ Arts on Main

October 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until October 2, 2018

Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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$35.00

COLOR YOUR CANVAS ADULT August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm |Recurring Event (See all) $35 FLOW ART WITH PATRIZIA GIOVANNI SMITH Join us for a fun paint-in night taught by professional artist Patrizia Giovanna Smith. Patrizia brings over 25 years experience as a painter & teacher to help you create your own masterpiece! In July, Smith will demonstrate how to create joyous colors and freely flowing paint in a process known as “Flow Art”, or Acrylic Pouring. Class…

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FIRST FRIDAY at ARTS ON MAIN

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Arts On Main, 6580 Main Street
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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Free

Gloria Coker: “Poetry, Music & Motion” Art Opening on October 5 from 6-8 PM. "Poetry, Music & Motion” – An Exhibition by Gloria Coker Gloria was always the kid in elementary and high school who was prodded by her classmates to draw the teacher. A good way to get into trouble. But she never planned an art career- too much insecurity. So no art school, but rather a major in psychology and employment in the mental health field which thrives…

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Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck Walk to End Alzheimer’s

October 6 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Free

The Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.

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VIMS Public Tour – October 12, 2018

October 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Virginia Institute of Marine Science, 1375 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062 United States
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Free

This 1.5 hour guided tour is most interesting for adults and older children (9 and up welcome). See how scientists use CSI techniques to understand clam and oyster diseases in the Shellfish Pathology Lab; watch live animals in VIMS’ Visitors Center; and tour the Oyster Hatchery to learn about the breeding and feeding of oyster brood stock.

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