March 2018 Calendar of Events

Welcome to Tidewater Women’s March 2018 Calendar of Events

Thursday        1
Paint 4 Fun - 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Every Thurs. Seniors. River Crest Community Ctr. 436-3100 (C)
City Center Farmers’ Market - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Every Thurs. City Center at Oyster Point 873-2020 (NN)
Art Connections - 1 p.m. Every Thurs. Seniors. All mediums accepted. PrimePlus 7300 Newport Ave. 625-5857 (N)
Tidewater Arts Outreach: Singing for Elder Health & Wellness - 2-3:30 p.m. Create life-enhancing moments through song. RR Harbor’s Edge, One Colley Ave. 965-5155 (N)
Ask the Artist - 5:30 p.m. Every Thurs. Engage with works of art through artist talks. d’ART Center 625-4211 (N)
Book Signing - 6-7:30 p.m. Meet wellness expert Barbara Hannah Grufferman, author of “Love Your Age.” Barnes & Noble Town Center 671-2331 (VB)
HIIT IT Class - 6-7 p.m. Combine cardio, strength, core & sculpting for a total body workout. Donation. MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)
Governor’s School for the Arts: The Taming of the Shrew - 7 p.m. Times vary thru Sun. ($) Dalis Black Box Theatre, 254 Granby St. 451-4711 (N)
Va. Stage Company: The Hounds of Baskervilles - 7:30 p.m. Times vary thru 3/11. Enjoy this fast-paced comedic ride as Watson & Holmes debunk a family curse. ($) Wells Theatre 627-1234 (N)
Planetarium Show: Cosmic Symphony - 8 p.m. Every Thurs. in March. Let your imagination wander among the stars. RR ($) Chesapeake Planetarium 547-0153 (C)

Friday             2
2018 Hunger Summit -8 a.m.-1 p.m. Learn about hunger-relief efforts, followed by Pillars of Promise Awards Luncheon. RR ($) Old Dominion University 201-6295 (N)
Friendly Yoga Flow - 10-11:30 a.m. Every Fri. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)
Seasoned and Sassy - 2 p.m. Every Fri. Get active & socialize! Black Library 441-5806 (N)
First Friday Concert Series: Matt Thomas - 5-8 p.m. 1st Fri. thru Oct. Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center 393-8543 (P)
Meditation: Unwind the Mind - 5:30-6:15 p.m. Most Fri. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. #A2 504-4425 (VB)
Artist Reception & Paint Nite - 5:30-8:30 p.m. RR ($) Bearded Bird Brewery, 727 Granby St. 625-4211 (N)
ViBe Story Exchange: Music in Motion Dance Co. - 6-8 p.m. A choreographed poem by Susan Werby. 1701 Baltic Ave. 621-9469 (N)
Small Works Exhibition Opening Night - 6:30 p.m. Exhibition on view through 4/1. The Artists Gallery, 608 Norfolk Ave. 426-6671 (VB)
Paint Night - 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Every 1st Fri. ($) Downing Gross Ctr. 247-8950 (NN)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - 8 p.m. Times vary thru Sun. Enjoy powerful storytelling through movement. ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Saturday          3
Farmers’ Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Every Sat. Olde Towne Portsmouth 397-6395 (P)
Suffolk Farmers’ Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Every Sat. Suffolk Visitor Center 514-4130 (S)
Fly Fishing Basics 101 - 10 a.m. Learn to tie a fly and practice casting. RR Northwest River Park 421-7151 (C)
VBIANDS Speaker: PMH Atwater, L.H.D. - 10 a.m.-noon. Workshop 2-4 p.m. Learn about transformations of consciousness. Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. 457-7202 (VB)
Rose Pruning Workshop - 10 a.m.-noon. Demos & more. RR Huntington Rose Garden 9285 Warwick Blvd. 591-4838 (NN)
Old Towne Antiques to Flea Market - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Every 1st Sat. 70+ vendors. Middle Street Garage 339-1876 (P)
Family Day - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Discover S. American culture with activities, live animals + more. Chrysler Museum 664-6200 (N)
Civil War Weekend - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. thru Sun. Watch regiment drills, learn about the war’s impact, browse exhibits + more. Tryon Palace 252-639-3500 (New Bern)
Yoga Class - 10:30-11:30 a.m. Every Sat. Stretch your best in this vinyasa flow. Donations ($) MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)
Create Your Own Milk Chocolate Bar - 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Every 1st Sat. Choose your own toppings. ($) The Royal Chocolate 557-6925 (VB)
Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 12-3 p.m. Every Sat. thru April. MoMAC Brewing Co., 3228 Academy Ave. 383-9572 (P)
Norfolk Sister City Association: Experiencing Ghana - 4-6 p.m. Atumpan will perform. ($) The Murray Center, 455 Brambleton Ave. 627-0530 (N)
Night Under the Stars - 6-8 p.m. Enjoy campfires, s’mores, and constellation identification. Sleepy Hole Park 514-7281 (S)
The Blackpack - All Laughs Matter - 8 p.m. Celebrating our differences one joke at a time. ($) Suffolk Center 923-2900 (S)

Sunday                        4
Sunday Brunch -11 a.m.-3 p.m. 1st & 3rd Sun. RR ($) Sweetwater Cuisine 403-7073 (VB)
Prayers for World Peace - 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Most Sun. Adults. Two guided meditations on how to apply Buddhist teachings. Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Ctr. 504-4425 (VB)
Fellowship of the Inner Light Service - 10:45 a.m. with Dr. PMH Atwater. 620 14th St. 428-5782 (VB)
Drag Yourself to Brunch - 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Every Sun. Age 18+ High-energy entertainment from female impersonators. RR ($) Croc’s 19th Street Bistro 428-5444 (VB)
Group Life Coaching & Hypnosis - 1-3 p.m. Every Sun. Manifest your dreams. RR ($) 101 N. Lynnhaven Rd. #205 729-2716 (VB)

Monday                      5
Monday Yoga Flow - 10-11:30 a.m. Every Mon. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)
Cardio Quick Class - 12-12:30 p.m. Every Mon., Wed. & Fri. ($) Seven Cities Dance Studio 362-4973 (H)
Lunchtime Meditation - 12:15-12:45 p.m. Most Mon. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. #A2 504-4425 (VB)
Saints Alive Senior Chorus - 12:30 p.m. Every Mon. St. Paul’s UMC, 437 Providence Rd. 543-5721 (C)
Yoga for Special Needs - 4:30-5:45 p.m. Every Mon. A class for those w/physical challenges. RR ($) Wells Therapeutics 313-4962 (VB)
Dine for a Cause - 5-10:30 p.m. Spon. by Lynnhaven River Now. Il Giardino Ristorante, 910 Atlantic Ave. 962-5398 (VB)
Wellness Class: How to Eat Healthy - 5:30-6:30 p.m. Make healthy choices on the go. RR ($) Holistic Family Practice, 1213 Laskin Rd. 685-4325 (VB)
Sophisticated Steppers - 5:45-7:15 p.m. Every Mon. Seniors dance. ($) Cuffee Community Ctr., 2019 Windy Rd., 382-6411 (C)
Manic Monday Bike Rides - 6-8 p.m. Every Mon. Gain confidence & navigation knowledge. MacArthur Center Green 627-6000 (N)
Mineral Monday w/ Detox Dandy - 6-9 p.m. Also 3/19. Detox, massage, aromatherapy + more. Good Vibes Wellness, 233 16th St. 563-3567 (VB)
VB Bee Club - 6:30 p.m. Every 1st Mon. Learn about backyard beehives. Croc’s 19th St. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (VB)
Functional Forum - 6:30 p.m. 1st Mon. Health news. Holistic Family Practice 685-4325 (VB)
Peace Circle Group w/ Rev. Laura - 6:30-8 p.m. 1st Mon. Unity Church of Tidewater, 5580 Shell Rd. 804-818-6084 (VB)
Drum Circle - 7-10 p.m. Every Mon. Donations accepted. Mystic Moon 855-3280 (N)

Tuesday                      6
Yoga in the Galleries - 8:45-9:45 a.m. Every Tues. RR ($) Chrysler Museum 664-6200 (N)
Yin Yoga - 10:45 a.m. Every Tues. Seniors. Improve flexibility and strengthen muscles. RR ($) PrimePlus, 7300 Newport Ave.  625-5857 (N)
Crochet Class - 11 a.m. Also 3/20. Learn new skills. Black Library 441-5806 (N)
Keep Me in Stitches - 2-5 p.m. Every Tues. Knit & crochet for cancer patients. Grace Comm. Church, 1725 Salem Rd. 404-6593 (VB)
Cooperative Co-Parenting - 4-8 p.m. Every 1st Tues. Prevent problems related to divorce. RR ($) 135 Hall Ave., 624-6666 (S)
Peppy Steppers - 5:45-7:15 p.m. Every Tues. Seniors. ($) Western Branch Comm. Ctr. 382-6411 (C)
Life 101 - 6-7:15 p.m. Every Tues. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)
Wellness Class: Finding Balance in my Life - 6-8 p.m. Live in the center of tranquility. RR ($) Holistic Family Practice, 1213 Laskin Rd. 685-4325 (VB)
YMCA MixxedFit Class - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Every Tues. Enjoy dance-inspired fitness. Donation ($) MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)
Magic of Harmony Show Chorus Rehearsals - 7-9 p.m. Every Tues. Visitors welcome. Tabb H.S. Chorus Rm. 566-8600 (Y)
Spontaneous Theater Troupe Training - 7-9 p.m. Every Tues. RR ($) Fellowship Center, 620 14th St. 472-0662 (VB)
In-Depth Study Program - 7-9:30 p.m. Every Tues. Meditation, chanted prayers & more. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Ctr. 504-4425 (VB)
The Chieftains with Paddy Moloney - 7:30 p.m. ($) Sandler Center 385-2787 (VB)

Wednesday     7
Harmony & Fitness Yoga - 9:30 a.m. Every Wed. ($) Eliz. Gardens 473-3234 (Manteo)
Moms in Prayer International - 9:30-10:30 a.m. Every Wed. Pray for children and schools. Suffolk Family YMCA, 2769 Godwin Blvd. 809-0985 (S)
Crocheting - 10 a.m.-noon. Seniors. Every Wed. Bring supplies. South Norfolk Community Center 543-5721 (C)
Chesapeake Social & Newcomers Club - 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Every 1st Wed. RSVP by preceding Friday. RR ($) Traditions Grill, Chesapeake Golf Club 966-9000 (C)
OBC Trivia Night - 6-8 p.m. Every 1st Wed. ($) O’Connor Brewing Co. 623-2337 (N)
Weekly Meditation Class - 6:30-8 p.m. Most Wed. ($) Fred Heutte Ctr. 504-4425 (N)
Wednesday Night Encouragement w/ Rev. Ruth - 7:30-8:15 p.m. Via Zoom. See website for meeting number: www.hamptonroadscsl.org (remote)

Thursday        8
Bioidentical HRT Seminar - Call for times. Discuss functional medicine, menopause, andropause, + more. RR Synergy Integrative Medical Ctr., 1036 Volvo Pkwy. 410-5462 (C)
Making the Most of Digital Advertising - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Spon. by AMA Hampton Roads. RR ($) Slover Library, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (N)
Alzheimer’s Support Group - 1-2:30 p.m. 2nd Thurs. Beth Sholom Village 420-2512 (VB)
LanternAsia Opening Party - 6-9 p.m. Entertainment, local Asian fare & exclusive preview. Exhibition on view thru 5/13. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Friday             9         
Battle of Hampton Roads Weekend - 9 a.m. thru Sun. Family activities, living history encampments + more. ($) Mariners’ Museum 596-2222 (NN)
Food as Medicine Class: Brain Health - 5:30-7:30 p.m. Also 3/19. Discover the gut-brain connection. RR ($) Holistic Family Practice, 1213 Laskin Rd. 685-4325 (VB)
Friends & Family Game Night - 6-7:45 p.m. Basketball, ping pong, board games + more. ($) Ft. Monroe Community Center 727-6831 (Ft. Monroe)
Shamrockin’ in Ghent - 6-10 p.m. Block party featuring musical performances + more to benefit Hope House Foundation. Shirley Ave. & Gates Ave. 625-6161 (N)
The Voice in the Dark - 7-8 p.m. Spon. by Suffolk Parks & Rec. Hike and listen for the sounds of local animals. RR ($) Lone Star Lakes, 401 Kings Hwy. 514-7281 (S)
Muse Jam - 7-10 p.m. Every 2nd Fri. Read your work, play music, or just listen. Muse Writers Center, 2200 Colonial Ave. 818-9880 (N)

Saturday          10
QiRevolution QiGong Event - times vary thru Mon. Meditation in Motion, breath empowerment, and food healing. RR ($) VB Convention Center 800-298-8970 (VB)
Fishing Flea Market - 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Seminars, vendors, demos + family activities. ($) Chesapeake Conference Center 287-0330 (C)
Volunteer Day - 9-11 a.m. Be a river hero. RR Paradise Creek Nature Park 399-7487 (P)
River Cleanup - 9 a.m.-noon. Every 2nd Sat. All ages. Locations vary. Spon. by Lynnhaven River Now. 962-5398 (VB)
HR Writers: Traveling Pen Workshop - 9:30 a.m.-noon. Let’s Create Song Lyrics. RR ($) TCC Blackwater Bldg. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 639-6146 (VB)
Garden Origami: Dragon Workshop - 10 a.m.-noon. Create a LanternAsia-inspired work of art. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
SOULCollage - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Create focused cards that represent yourself. RR ($) American Theatre 722-2787 (H)
National Council of Negro Women, Inc. Meeting - 11 a.m. Every 2nd Sat. Stanhope House, 2715 Stanhope Ave. 264-1748 (N)
Beekeeping - 11 a.m. Learn about the importance of bees with Norfolk Beekeepers. Van Wyck Library 441-2844 (N)
Executive Leadership Series: Get Out of Line - 12 p.m. Spon. by Regent University. Learn how to step up, stand out, and succeed. RR ($) The Founders Inn 888-372-1006 (VB)
ViBe Story Exchange: Christopher Revels - 12-2 p.m. Artistic dialogue on climate change. Wave Riding Vehicles, 1900 Cypress Ave. 621-9469 (VB)
Family Game Night - 1-8 p.m. Also 4/21 & 5/9. Play over 50 board games. Food donations accepted. MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)
Seal Spotting Boat Trip - 2-4:30 p.m. Learn about these frequent visitors. RR ($) Va. Aquarium 385-3474 (VB)
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery - 8 p.m. Enjoy this classic mystery full of intrigue & laughs. ($) American Theatre 722-2787 (H)
SkyWatch - 6-10 p.m. See planets, star clusters, nebulae & galaxies! Northwest River Park 421-7151 (C)
Festival of Laughs - 8 p.m. Featuring comedians Sommore, Earthquake, Bruce Bruce, and Arnez J. ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)
Attucks Jazz Club: Veronica Swift, Vocalist - 8 p.m. ($) Attucks Theatre 622-4763 (N)

Sunday                        11
Eco Images: Wilderness Survival Skills - 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Develop basic survival skills while exploring the forest, dunes & marshes. RR ($) False Cape State Park 421-3929 (VB)
The Light & Sound Service - 11 a.m.-noon. Tidewater Eckankar Center, 1500 E. Little Creek Rd. 588-5683 (N)
Second Sundays Williamsburg - 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Enjoy living history, various artisans, and more. Merchants Square 879-3029 (W)
Wisdom Workshop: 25 Ways to Increase Your Intuition - 1-3 p.m. Develop your intuitive perceptions. RR ($) Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. 457-7231 (VB)
Young Artist Competition Showcase Performance - 2:30 p.m. Young soloists compete to perform a concerto with the orchestra. ($) The American Theatre 722-2787 (H)
Faith Inclusion Network: Gifts of the Heart Gala Celebration - 5-8 p.m. Enjoy food, raffles/silent auction + more. RR ($) Congregation Beth El, 422 Shirley Ave. faithinclusionnetwork.org (N)

Monday                      12
Dancing w/ the Seniors - 10:30 a.m.-noon. Bi-weekly thru 5/21. Ages 55+. Learn ballroom, Latin, line dances + more. RR Sandler Ctr. Miller Studio Theatre 385-2787 (VB)
Job Search and Career Exploration - 5 p.m. Every 2nd Mon. Learn about various topics. Jordan-Newby Library 441-2843 (N)
Women’s Voices Book Club - 7:30 p.m. Every 2nd Mon. New members welcome. Barnes & Noble, 4485 Va. Beach Blvd. 671-7929 (VB)

Tuesday                      13
Unstuck: Making You Marketable - 8-10 a.m. Build your personal brand. RR Troy University, 100 Volvo Pkwy. 513-8633 (C)
Senior Thesis Art Exhibit Opening Reception - 5-7 p.m. Celebrate artwork by high school seniors. ODU, 1881 University Dr. 368-4100 (VB)
25 Mics: Spoken Word and Open Mic Night - 7-8:30 p.m. Every 2nd Tues. Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center 247-8950 (NN)
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical - 7:30 p.m. The true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom. ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Wednesday     14
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training - 9-11 a.m. thru Thurs. Learn how to provide interventions. RR W. Tidewater Comm. Services Board, 5268 Godwin Blvd. 925-2484 (S)
Emotional Management - 1-3 p.m. Learn to cope with strong emotions. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Croc’s Cooking Class - 6 p.m. Every 2nd Wed. Incl. tastings and wine. RR ($) Croc’s 19th Street Bistro 428-5444 (VB)
Lecture: Bridging Cultural Gaps in America - 6 p.m. The Intersection of Race, Violence & Medicine. Mills Godwin Bldg., ODU, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 683-4004 (N)

Thursday        15
Beginning Digital Photography - 9:30-11:30 a.m. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Social Security and You - 10 a.m.-noon. Get answers from a Social Security Administration specialist. Bayside Library 385-2680 (VB)
Women’s History Month: Remica Bingham-Risher - 12:30-1:30 p.m. Author of Starlight & Error presents a reading. ODU, 1881 University Dr. 368-4100 (VB)
HR Writers: Show and Grow Your Prose - 5:30-8:30 p.m. Readings and professional critique. RR Gus & George’s Spaghetti and Steak House, 4312 Va. Beach Blvd. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 639-6146 (VB)

Friday             16
Garden Tracks - 9:30-10:30 a.m. Get health tips on an energetic fitness walk. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Caregiver Support Group - 12-1 p.m. Every 3rd Fri. For caregivers of the elderly. Nimmo UMC 422-1292 (VB)
Opening Reception - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Celebrate the opening of Inka Essenhigh and New Waves 2018. ($) Virginia MOCA 425-0000 (VB)
Hurrah Players: Peter Pan - 7 p.m. Times vary thru Sun. Enjoy this soaring musical fantasy for the child in all of us. ($) Sandler Center 627-5437 (VB)
The Sound of Soul - 7-8 p.m. Tidewater Eckankar Center, 1500 E. Little Creek Rd. 588-5683 (N)

Saturday          17
Old Beach Art Market - 9 a.m.-noon. Every 3rd Sat. Browse an array of mixed media artwork. 19th St. & Cypress Ave. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (VB)
Songwriters Collaborative - 12 p.m. Work on your skills or try something new. Donations accepted. The American Theatre 722-2787 (H)
Spring Eggs - 12 p.m. Also 3/24, 3/25 & 3/31. Ages 5+. Create a sculpted or blown glass egg. RR ($) Chrysler Museum 664-6200 (N)
Social Cycle Norfolk Bike Education Class - 12-1 p.m. Every 3rd Sat. How to prepare a bike camp kit + more. MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)
Food as Medicine Class: Brain Health - 2-4 p.m. Discover the gut-brain connection. RR ($) Holistic Family Practice, 1213 Laskin Rd. 685-4325 (VB)
Samoa Soiree - 5-9 p.m. Top chefs create unique appetizers and desserts using Girl Scout cookies. ($) Sheraton Waterside-Norfolk 547-4405 www.gsccc.org (N)
Suffolk Restaurant Week - 5-11 p.m. thru 3/24. Enjoy fixed-price, three-course meals. See www.restaurantweeksuffolk.com for participating restaurants. 514-4130 (S)
Genealogical Society Meeting - 6-9 p.m. Every 3rd Sat. Sept.-Jun. Central Lib. 385-0120 (VB)
Church Street Jazz Series: Vincent Ingala - 8 p.m. Enjoy contemporary jazz with playful spirit and old soul. ($) Attucks Theatre 622-4763 (N)
St. Patty’s Dance Featuring Little Country - 8-11 p.m. ($) Suffolk Center 923-2900 (S)
The Revelers in Concert - 8 p.m. Roots music and swamp pop. ($) American Theatre 722-2787 (H)

Sunday                        18
The Wheel of Incarnation - 9:30 a.m.-noon. RR ($) Island Oasis Chiropractic, 620 Village Dr. 363-0925 (VB)
Starting Your Own Home Apothecary - 12-4 p.m. Learn to identify, store, and utilize the most beneficial plants. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Eco Images: Teas & Tonics - 2-4 p.m. Identify wild herbs and learn about their health benefits. RR ($) Whitehurst Buffington House, 2441 N. Landing Rd. 421-3929 (VB)
SevenVenues & Va. Arts Festival: Fisk Jubilee Singers - 3 p.m. Enjoy these traveling vocal artists and students from Fisk University. ($) Attucks Theatre 622-4763 (N)

Monday                      19
Writer’s Block - 7 p.m. Every 3rd Mon. New members welcome. Barnes & Noble, 4485 Va. Beach Blvd. 671-7929 (VB)

Tuesday                      20
Mixed Media: Mini Zen Garden - 9:30-11:30 a.m. All supplies included. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Movie Night - 4:30 p.m. Every 3rd Tues. Enjoy movie snacks! Black Library 441-5806 (N)
Family and Friends Support Group - 6 p.m. Every 3rd Tues. Learn how to support a loved one in an abusive relationship. Perry Safe Harbor Ctr., 2620 Southern Blvd. 631-0710 (VB) 
Bourbon, Burgers & Bingo - 6-9 p.m. Every 3rd Tues. RR ($) Croc’s 19th St. Bistro 428-5444 (VB)
Oneness Blessing - 7-8 p.m. Every 3rd Tues. Move into a higher state of consciousness. Donation. Wells Therapeutics 225-1496 (VB)

Wednesday     21
Employment Workshop - 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Rev. Ruth Littlejohn offers coaching on resumes, elevator speeches, and mock interviews. RR ($) For details, visit www.hamptonroadscsl.org.
Cringe Storytelling - 6-8 p.m. Read from your old diaries and letters with Hampton Roads NOW. ($) Mermaid Winery 741-5097 (N)
Explore the World of Foster Care - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Learn more about becoming a foster parent. Human Services Dept., 3432 Va. Beach Blvd. 385-3272 (VB)
The Writer’s Shelf - 7 p.m. Every 3rd Wed. New members welcome. RR Barnes & Noble, 4485 Va. Beach Blvd. 671-7929 (VB)

Thursday        22
Hardy Ferns for the Southeast - 9:30-11:30 a.m. Learn the best ferns to use in your home landscape. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival - 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thru Sun. Browse the quilts, garments, and fiber arts exhibition. ($) HR Convention Center 305-594-0059 (H)
William & Mary: An Evening of Dance - 7:30 p.m. Times vary thru Sun. See original student choreography. ($) PBK Memorial Hall 221-4000 (W)

Friday             23
The Empath’s Survival Guide - Times vary thru Sun. Learn life strategies for intuitive and highly sensitive people. RR ($) Edgar Cayce’s A.R.E. 457-7247 (VB)
Explore the World of Foster Care - 10 a.m.-noon. Learn more about becoming a foster parent. Human Services Dept., 3432 Va. Beach Blvd. 385-3272 (VB)
Craft Hope - 10:30 a.m. Every 4th Fri. Knit and crochet for charity. RR Little Creek Library 441-1751 (N)
Celtic Woman - 7:30 p.m. Celebrate Ireland’s rich heritage! ($) Constant Convocation Center 683-5762 (N)
Va. Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor - 8 p.m. This opera paints a sensitive portrait of a woman at the breaking point. ($) Harrison Opera House 664-6464 (N)
Generic Theater: The Little Dog Laughed - 8 p.m. Times vary thru 4/8. What happens when a comedy of manners meets modern Hollywood? ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Saturday          24
Children’s Museum: Bunny Hop 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run - 8-11 a.m. Family fun, music, face painting & balloon animals. RR ($) Portsmouth Pavilion 393-5258 (P)
Giant Flea Market - 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Spon. by The Woman’s Club of Smithfield. Smithfield Center, 220 N. Church St. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Smithfield)
Dentistry from the Heart - 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free extractions, fillings, or cleanings. RR Norge Dental Care, 7450 Richmond Rd. 564-0804 (W)
2018 Daffodil Festival - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Cont. Sun. 12-5 p.m. Enjoy this celebration of spring: parades, rides, games, kids’ activities & more. Main Street www.daffodilfestivalva.org (Gloucester)
Beginning Soap Making Workshop - 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Craft homemade natural soaps. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Saturday SUN-days - 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Look at the sun up close. Elizabeth River Park 382-6411 (C)
VB Farmers Market: Celebrate Agriculture - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 3640 Dam Neck Rd. 385-4388 (VB)
Freedom From Anxiety, Worry & Fear - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. with American Buddhist Nun, Gen Leksang Chogden. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. 504-4425 (VB)
Women in STEM Day - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Activities, meet-n-greet career professionals + more. RR ($) Nauticus 664-1017 (N)
Rain Barrel Workshop - 11 a.m. Learn about the benefits of a rain barrel and build your own. RR ($) CNU Garden Symposium 594-7000 (NN)
The Art of Coffee & Tea Expo - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Speakers, samples, prizes + more. ($) Strome Entrepreneurial Center, 1006 Visual Arts Bldg. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (N)
Sockburning & Membership Drive - 12-4 p.m. Sock burning ceremony, Mariners’ Olympics + children’s activities. ($) Sail Nauticus 664-1017 (N)
Cherry Blossom Festival - 12-4 p.m. Creative programs featuring traditional Japanese music, arts & culture. Red Wing Park 385-2990 (VB)
30th Anniversary GSA Gala - 6:30 p.m. A fun evening of celebration to benefit The Governor’s School for the Arts! Cocktails, seated dinner, silent auction, dancing & more. RR ($) The Main Hilton Hotel, 100 E. Main St. 451-4711 (N) 
TBMA Monthly Bluegrass Concert: Hard Knox - 7 p.m. See the best in bluegrass talent. Donations ($) Hickory Ruritan Club, 2752 S. Battlefield Blvd. 421-0297 (C)
Va. Symphony Orchestra: The Music of John Williams - 8 p.m. Enjoy some of the greatest American film scores of all time. ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Sunday                        25
Healthy Treats for Easter Baskets - 10 a.m.-noon. Healthier, happier alternatives. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
The Book Discussion - 11 a.m.-noon. Tidewater Eckankar Center, 1500 E. Little Creek Rd. 588-5683 (N)
Self Care & Sustainability Series - 12:30-2 p.m. Protecting our soil & ecosystems. Good Vibes Wellness, 233 16th St. 563-3567 (VB)
Scope on Ice: Neon Skate - 1-4 p.m. Glow sticks, skates, and sweet tunes. ($) Scope Arena 664-6464 (N)
Symphonicity: Ode to Spring - 3 p.m. Soothe your senses with sounds of the season. ($) Sandler Center 671-8611 (VB)

Monday                      26
Movie Night - 5 p.m. Every last Mon. Call for titles. Larchmont Library 441-5335 (N)

Tuesday                      27
Worm Composting - 9:30-11:30 a.m. Learn to make a compost bin. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
Rockin’ Road to Dublin - 7 p.m. Powerful combo of Irish dance, rock music, and Broadway theatrics. ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Wednesday     28
Springtime Meditation Hour - 6-7:30 p.m. Help ease daily stress. RR Central Library 385-0150 (VB)

Thursday        29
Coffee & Conversation: Gardens of Japan - 9:30-11 a.m. Learn to incorporate Japanese style gardening in your yard. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)
YWCA of South HR: Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon - 12-1:30 p.m. Celebrate the achievements of outstanding women. RR ($) Norfolk Waterside Marriott 625-4248 (N)
Wellness Class - 5:30-7:30 p.m. Learn about chakras and how to balance them. RR ($) Holistic Family Practice, 1213 Laskin Rd. 685-4325 (VB)
Governor’s School for the Arts: Student Directed One Acts - 7 p.m. ($) Dalis Black Box Theatre, 254 Granby St. 451-4711 (N)

Saturday          31
Legends of Main Street: A Suffolk Ghost Walk - 7-8:30 p.m. Discover stories, legends, and “unexplained occurrences” by lantern light. RR ($) Suffolk Visitor Center 514-4130 (S)

Please call to confirm.

($) Fee; RR - Reservations required.

(C) Chesapeake (H) Hampton  (N) Norfolk

(NN) Newport News  (P) Portsmouth

(S) Suffolk  (VB) Va. Beach  (W) W’burg

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