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December 2017

Red Kettle Bell Ringers Needed

December 23, 2017 @ 10:00 am - January 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 23, 2017

Free

IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN, RED KETTLE BELL RINGING VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Christmas is rapidly approaching and this time of year is one of our busiest. We are in need of volunteers to help with our red kettle campaign. We have several locations to choose from and various time slots. We ring in 2-hour shifts. The ringing starts at 10:00 am and ends at 6:00 pm. Please contact the Salvation Army Gloucester Service Center to inquire about times and locations for…

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January 2018

FREE Disposable & Cloth Diaper Event by BridgePoint Diaper Ministry

January 3 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day 3 of the month, repeating until January 3, 2018

Gloucester Moose Lodge, 6565 Moose Drive
Gloucester, VA 23061 United States
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BridgePoint Diaper Ministry hosts a free diaper event the first Monday of every month from 1 pm- 6 pm.

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Discovery Lab on Marine Technology at VIMS

January 16 @ 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. The January installment of the Discovery Lab series…

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Discovery Lab at VIMS – Marine Careers

January 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 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. The final Discovery Lab for 2018 will take place…

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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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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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Free

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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Art on Main: Children’s After School Art Program

February 21 @ 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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Arts on Main: Children’s After School Art Program

February 21 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 27, 2018

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

January 24 @ 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm |Recurring Event (See all) 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. 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, Andrew Wyeth, Joseph Cornell, Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Faith Ringgold, Roy…

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Open Studio

February 23 @ 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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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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