TW May 2017 Calendar of Events

Welcome to Tidewater Women’s May 2017 calendar of events!

Monday     1

Bike Nights - 4-7 p.m. Nightly thru 10/15. ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

VB Bee Club - 6:30 p.m. Every 1st Mon. Learn about backyard beehives. Croc’s 19th St. Bistro This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (VB)

Monday Yoga Flow - 10-11:30 a.m. Every Mon. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

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)

Yoga/Functional Fitness - 5:30-6:50 p.m. Ages 50-80. Open level classes on alt. Mon. ($) Old Donation Episcopal Church 464-0250 (VB)

Sophisticated Steppers - 5:45-7:15 p.m. Every Mon. Seniors dance. ($) Cuffee Community Ctr., 2019 Windy Rd., 382-6411 (C)

Functional Forum - 6:30 p.m. 1st Mon. Get the latest health news. Holistic Family Practice 685-4325 (VB)

Peace Circle Group w/ Rev. Laura - 7-8:30 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, 3365 N. Military Hwy. 855-3280 (N)

Tuesday     2

Yoga in the Galleries - 8:45-9:45 a.m. Every Tues. RR ($) Chrysler Museum 664-6200 (N)

Women’s Leadership Forum - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Hear successful women discuss leadership + lunch. Spon. by Va. Pen. Chamber. RR ($) Tucanos Brazilian Grill 325-8165 (H)

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)

Student Visual Art Exhibit Reception - 5-6:30 p.m. Exhibit of Holocaust-themed art by students gr. 6-12 on display thru 5/31. ODU Va. Beach 368-4100 (VB)

Peppy Steppers - 5:45-7:15 p.m. Every Tues. Seniors dance. ($) Western Branch Community Center 382-6411 (C)

Mindful Living Workshop - 6:30-8 p.m. Also 5/9 RR ($) Wells Therapeutics, 319 Edwin Dr. #103 490-9488 (VB)

Magic of Harmony Show Chorus Rehearsals - 7-9 p.m. Every Tues. Visitors welcome. Tabb High School Chorus Rm., 4431 Big Bethel Rd. 566-8600 (Y)

In-Depth Study Program - 7-9:30 p.m. Every Tues. Meditation, chanted prayers & more. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Ctr. 504-4425 (VB)

Wednesday     3

Skippers Farm Market - 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Every Wed. thru Nov. 1. 748 Battlefield Blvd. N. 368-0355 (C)

Glad Helpers Healing Prayer Group - 9:30 a.m.-noon. A.R.E. 428-3588 (VB)

Harmony and Fitness Yoga - 9:30 a.m. Every Wed. ($) The Elizabethan Gardens 473-3234 (Manteo) 

Chesapeake Social & Newcomers Club - 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 1st Wed. RR ($) Traditions Grill, Chesapeake Golf Club 966-9000 (C)

Dolphin Discoveries - 2 p.m. Also Fri., Sat., Sun. Times vary. RR ($) Va. Aquarium 385-FISH (VB)

Food Truck Hump Days - 4 p.m.-dusk. 1st & 3rd Wed. thru 9/20. Gourmet fare + live entertainment. Battlefield Park 408-2245 (C)

Halo/Salt Yoga - 5:30 p.m. 1st & 3rd Wed. ($) Rejuvenations Salt Spa 227-6117 (C)

OBC Trivia Night – 6-8 p.m. 1st Wed. Beer, trivia, and prizes. ($) O’Connor Brewing Co. 623-2337 (N)

Crocheting - 10 a.m.-noon. Seniors. Every Wed. Bring supplies. South Norfolk Community Center 543-5721 (C)

Weekly Drop-In Meditation Class - 6:30-8 p.m. Most Wed. ($) Fred Heutte Center, 1000 Botetourt Gardens 504-4425 (N)

Thursday     4

Paint 4 Fun - 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Every Thurs. Seniors. Self-guided painting. River Crest Community Center 436-3100 (C)

Great Dismal Swamp Safari - 9:30 am.-1:30 p.m. Also 5/21 & 25. Learn about history and wildlife. RR ($) Great Dismal Swamp NWR 514-4130 (S)

American Red Cross Blood Drive - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. CRMC Lifestyle Ctr. Make appt. at www.redcrossblood.org (C)

Ask the Artist - 5:30 p.m. Every Thurs. Engage with works of art through artist talks. d’ART Center 625-4211 (N)

NAMI Family-to-Family - 6:30-9 p.m. Every Thurs. thru 6/1. Free 12-session class for family and friends of those living with mental illness. RR Norfolk Community Services Board, 225 W. Onley Rd. 581-9262 (N)

Weekly Drop-In Meditation Class - 7-8:30 p.m. Most Thurs. Guided meditation & discussion. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. #A2 504-4425 (VB)

Travis Scott and Khalid - 7 p.m. Hip-hop fans will enjoy this award-winning lineup. ($) Portsmouth Pavillion 393-8181 (P)

Va. Symphony: Music of Star Wars - 7:30 p.m. May the force be with you! ($) Chrysler Hall 664-6464 (N)

Friday     5         

Soul Journey Conference - Call for times. Thru Sun. RR ($) A.R.E. 428-3588 (VB)

Starting a Home Apothecary - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Learn about healing plants + lunch. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Friendly Friday Yoga Flow - 10-11:30 a.m. Every Fri. All levels. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Resume 101 - 10:30 a.m. 1st Fri. RR Little Creek Library 441-1751 (N)

Spring Home & Garden Tour - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tours homes & enjoy specialty foods and wines. RR Atlantic Shores 716-3000 (VB)

Senior Writing Class - 12 p.m. 1st and 3rd Fri. Larchmont Library 441-5335 (N)

Seasoned and Sassy - 2 p.m. Every Fri. Get active & socialize! Black Library 441-5806 (N)

Concert in the Courtyard - 5-8 p.m. 1st Fri. Portsmouth Art & Cultural Ctr. 393-8543 (P)

Cinco De Mayo - 5-8:30 p.m. Refreshments & music. MacArthur Center 627-6000 (N)

Meditation: Unwind the Mind - 5:30-6:15 p.m. Most Fri. A perfect way to end the week. ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. #A2 504-4425 (VB)

First Friday Street Party - 5-8:30 p.m. Music + food trucks. TCC Plaza, 300 Block of Granby St. 623-1757 (N)

Cinco in the City - 6-9 p.m. Mexican fiesta with music, food & fun. City Center at Oyster Point 926-1400 (NN)

Night of Gratitude - 6:30-9 p.m. An evening to support H.E.R. Shelter with TED speaker Leslie Morgan Steiner. RR ($) Hilton The Main, 100 East Main Street 485-1445 (N)

First Friday Healing Sanctuary - 7:25 p.m. Most first Fri. thru Nov. Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 5181 Singleton Way 932-5263 (VB)

Paint Night - 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. 1st Fri. ($) Downing Gross Cultural Art Ctr. 247-8950 (NN)

A Night of Hope with Joel Osteen - 7:30 p.m. Scope ($) 664-6464 (N)

Va. Arts Festival: Jazz at Lincoln Center - 8 p.m. With Wynton Marsalis. ($) Chrysler Hall 282-2822 (N)

Saturday     6

Old Beach Farmers Market - 8 a.m.-noon. Every Sat. Local produce, meat, baked goods & more. 19th & Cypress 428-5444 (VB)

Farmers’ Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Every Sat. Olde Towne Portsmouth 397-6395 (P)

Farmers’ Fare Market - 9 a.m.-noon. Every Sat. Fresh veggies + more. 4730 Hammock La. www.farmersfaremarket.com (N)

Suffolk Farmers’ Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Every Sat. Suffolk Visitor Center Pavilion 514-4130 (S)

Plant and Flower Sale - 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Spon. by Woman’s Club. Smithfield Auto and Truck Center, 928 S. Church St. 869-9028 (S)

Old Towne Flea Market - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 1st Sat. Middle St. Garage 339-1876 (P)

Atlantic Coast Kite Festival - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Best Kite contest, demos & more. 16th-18th St. 385-7873 (VB)

Fort Huger Civil War Walking Tour - 10-11 a.m. RR Fort Huger, 15080 Talcott Terrace 373-0115 (Smithfield)

Create Your Own Milk Chocolate Bar - 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 1st Sat. Choose fun toppings and decorate the box. ($) The Royal Chocolate 557-6925 (VB)

Tuner Fest Car Show -11 a.m.-4 p.m. Enjoy an auto show with live music. Portsmouth Pavilion Plaza 393-8181 (P)

Karma Workshop - 1-5 p.m. Learn how actions matter. RR ($) Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd., #A2 504-4425  (VB)

Cinco by the Sea - 2-10 p.m. Salute Mexico with music & food. 31st St. Park 385-7873 (VB)

The Muse Write-In - 2:30-4 p.m. Every 2nd Sat. Join other writers for inspiration and practice. Slover Library 431-7462 (N)

Sunset & Moonlight Paddles - 6:15-8:15 p.m. & 8:30-10:30 p.m. RR ($) Hoffler Creek Wildlife Preserve 686-8684 (P)

Pete Seeger: The Storm King - 8 p.m. ($) The American Theater 722-2787 (H)

Sunday     7

Game Day - 7 a.m.-9 p.m. Every Sun. Whole Foods, 1800 Laskin Rd. 422-0444 (VB)

JFS Run, Roll or Stroll - Check-in @ 6:45-7:45 a.m. Race @ 8 a.m. + after-party. Proceeds benefit JFS. ($) 24th St. Park www.jfsrunrollorstroll.org (VB)

Atlantic Coast Kite Festival - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Demos & more. City Park 393-8543 (P)

Prayers for World Peace - 10:30 a.m.-noon. Every Sun. Keajra Kadampa Buddhist Center, 156 Newtown Rd. #A2 504-4425 (VB)

Dog Walk & Festival - 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Raise funds for Suffolk Humane Society + games/contests. Bennett’s Creek Park 538-3030 (S)

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)

Bike Fest at Dismal Swamp - 1-4 p.m. Bike 12+ miles of paved trails. 1200 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail 382-6411 (C)

History Program - 2 p.m. Learn about the wealthy Cocke family. ($) Isle of Wight County Museum 356-1223 (Smithfield)

Symphonicity in Concert - 3 p.m. Conducted by Theodore Kuchar. ($) Sandler Ctr. 671-8611 (VB)

Tuesday     9

Women’s Leadership Breakfast - 8 a.m. RR ($) TCC Chesapeake 822-5266 (C)

Cooperative Co-Parenting – 5-9 p.m. Every 2nd Tues. Prevent potential problems. RR ($) 424 W. 21st St., 624-6666 (N)

25 Mics: Spoken Word and Open Mic Night - 7-8:30 p.m. Every 2nd Tues. Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center 247-8950 (NN)

Wednesday    10

Croc’s Cooking Class - 6 p.m. 2nd Wed. Incl. tastings and wine. RR ($) Croc’s 19th Street Bistro 428-5444 (VB)

Healthcare Education for the Future - 7 p.m. Dr. James Young of Cleveland Clinic. Spon, by JFS. RR Chrysler Museum 321-2235 (N)

Thursday     11

ARBORIA - 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thru 5/14. An immersive labyrinth in which visitors encounter light, shapes, and design. Spon. by Nauticus. ($) Town Point Park 664-1000 (N)

City Center Farmers’ Market - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Every Thurs. City Center at Oyster Point 873-2020 (NN)

Waterside District Grand Opening - Thru Sun. Music & more. 333 Waterside Drive (N)

Pink Bag Lunch - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Spon. by Va. Pen. Chamber. RR ($) 21 Enterprise Parkway #100 325-8165 (H)

Chesapeake HeartChase - 5 p.m. Join a community adventure game for a good cause at Chesapeake City Park. Sign up and more info: www.heartchasechesapeake.org (C)

HR Writers: Show and Grow your Prose - 5:30-9 p.m. Registration for readers required. Audience welcome. Gus and George’s, 4312 Va. Beach Blvd. 639-6146 (VB)

Art After Dark - 6-8 p.m. 2nd Thurs. Enjoy food and drinks, music, and more. Peninsula Fine Arts Center 596-8175 (NN)

Summer Exhibit Opening - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Celebrate “Southern Routes,” meet artists & enjoy fine fare. ($) Va. MOCA 425-0000 (VB)

Living True to Your Nature - 7-8 p.m. Meditation, visualization, and more w/Carylanne. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Friday     12

Spiritual Wholeness Conference - Call for times. Thru Sun. RR ($) A.R.E. 428-3588 (VB)

Monsters on the Beach - Times vary. Thru Sun. See monster trucks battle for ultimate sand domination. ($) 5th-7th St. 385-7873 (VB)

Va. Arts Festival: Fringe Fest - 5 -10 p.m. Cont. Sat. Music, food trucks, craft beer & more. ($) ViBe Creative District 202-9533 (VB)

Va. Int’l PAN Fest - 6-10 p.m. Cont. Sat. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Enjoy steel pan music. 24th St. Park 385-7873 (VB)

Norfolk Notable Cemetery Tour - 6-8 p.m. Tour the graveyard to learn about Elmwood’s most notable residents. Donations accepted.  Elmwood Cemetery 621-3710 (N) 

Muse Jam - 7-10 p.m. Every 2nd Fri. Read your work, play music, or just listen. Muse Writers Center 818-9880 (N)

Sound Empowerment Circle - 7-8:30 p.m. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Calendar Girls - 8 p.m. Thru June 4. Dates & times vary. Heartwarming play about friendship. ($) Little Theatre of VB 428-9233 (VB)

Saturday     13

Divorce Seminar - 8:30-10 a.m. 2nd Sat. Legal, financial, & emotional aspects of divorce. ($) 2 locations: Hilton Garden Inn, 180 Regal Way (NN) & VB Friends Mtg. House, 1537 Laskin Rd. (VB) RR 456-1574

River Cleanup - 9 a.m.-noon. 2nd Sat. Locations vary. Spon. by LRN. 962-5398 (VB)

Ocean Collection - 9-10:15 a.m. Cruise with educators & collect local fish and invertebrates. RR ($) Va. Aquarium 385-FISH (VB)

Boater Safety Course - 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Ages 13+. RR S. Norfolk Comm. Ctr. 382-1359 (C)

4 Arts Festival - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Celebrate visual, performing, literary, and musical arts. Olde Towne 405-3500 (P)

Strawberry JAMboree - 10 a.m.-4 p.m. U-pick berries, hayrides, more. Hickory Ridge Farm, 2928 S. Battlefield Blvd. 560-6763 (C)

Mother’s Day Celebration - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. City Center at Oyster Point 873-2020 (NN)

SUN-days - 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Observe the heart of our solar system with Back Bay Astronomers. Elizabeth River Park 382-6411 (C)

Market Music & Art - 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Hear music and watch glass lamp-work demos. Portsmouth Art & Cultural Ctr. 393-8543 (P)

Halo/Salt Yoga - 10:15 a.m. 2nd Sat. ($) Rejuvenations Salt Spa 227-6117 (C)

Chesapeake Romance Writers Meeting - 10:30 a.m. 2nd Sat. Russell Memorial Library 410-7020 (C)

National Council of Negro Women - 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 2nd Sat. Stanhope House, 2715 Stanhope Ave. 409-3342 (N)

Street Fair - 12-7 p.m. Carnival games, music, and beer. Kids, dogs, and grandmas welcome. Smartmouth Brewing Co. 624-3939 (N)

Evening with The Reckless Maybes - 7-9 p.m. Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Storyweavers - 7-9 p.m. Enjoy the downtown scene. Starving Artist Café 305-9290 (N)

Virginia Symphony: The British Isles - 8 p.m. A colorful collection of music with roots in the British Isles. ($) Regent U. 466-3060 (VB)

Va. Arts Festival: Dido and Aeneas - 8 p.m. A provocative story told with music and dance. ($) Sandler Center 282-2822 (VB)

Sunday     14

Second Sundays Williamsburg - 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Enjoy living history, artisans & more. Merchant’s Square 879-3029 (W)

Mother’s Day Special - Noon-5 p.m. Moms get in free w/a paying adult or child. ($) Nauticus 664-1000 (N)

The Temptations and The Four Tops - 6:30 p.m. Motown legends perform their hits. ($) Portsmouth Pavilion 800-745-3000 (P)

Monday     15

Military Women of Tidewater, Unit 152 - 6-8 p.m. Monthly support & volunteer activities. Open to all branches: active, retired, veterans. VFW 4809, 5728 Bartee St. 472-5799 (N)

Tuesday     16

Psychic Lecture - 10 a.m.-noon. A.R.E. 428-3588 (VB)

C’Mon Get Happy Luncheon - 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. 3rd Tues. RR Uno’s Pizzeria & Grill, 5900 VB Blvd. 635-5379 (VB)

Movie Night - 4:30 p.m. 3rd Tues. Enjoy movie snacks! Black Library 441-5806 (N)

MOCA Nights - 5-9 p.m. 3rd Tues. Open-mic performances, tours, art-making, and cash bar. ($) Va. MOCA 425-0000 (VB)

Family and Friends Support Group - 6 p.m. 3rd Tues. Learn how to support a loved one in an abusive relationship. Perry Safe Harbor Ctr., 2620 Southern Blvd. 631-0710 (VB)

HRCAP Awards Banquet - 7-10 p.m. Celebrate our mission to help area low-income neighborhoods. RR ($) NN Marriott at City Center 247-0379 (NN)

Bourbon, Burgers & Bingo - 6-9 p.m. 3rd Tues. RR ($) Croc’s 19th St. Bistro 428-5444 (VB)

Oneness Blessing - 7-8 p.m. 3rd Tues. Move into a higher state of consciousness. Donation. Wells Therapeutics 225-1496 (VB)

Todd Rundgren in Concert - 7 p.m. ($) Sandler Ctr. 385-2787 (VB)

Wednesday     17

Senior Advocate Round Table - 12-1 p.m. 3rd Wed. RR Va. Peninsula Chamber of Commerce 262-2000 (H)

Protect Your Assets - 2 p.m. & 6 p.m. RR Central Library 490-3500 (VB)

Senior Advocate Round Table - 4-6 p.m. 3rd Wed. Learn about services for seniors. HR Chamber 645-6364 (N)

Spiritual Conversations w/Rose Malone - 7-8:30 p.m. ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Thursday     18

Greek Festival - Times vary thru Sun. Fabulous food, drive-thru, arts, crafts and entertainment. Annunciation Cathedral, 7220 Granby St. 440-0500 (N)

Chesapeake Jubilee - Times vary thru Sun. Rides, music, fireworks, food vendors, etc. ($) City Park 482-4848 (C)

Beyond Words: Using Poetry - 12:30-3:30 p.m. Workshop for artists and caregivers of elderly. Spon. by TW Arts Outreach. RR ($) Riverside PACE 965-5155 (NN)

Sunset Paddle - 6-8 p.m. Equip. provided. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Prosper’s Poker Party - 6-11 p.m. Up the ante and raise money for Hope House during this poker tournament. RR ($) The Signature at West Neck 625-6161 (VB)

Family Health 101 - 6-7 p.m. Dr. Beth Jaklic, colorectal surgeon, discusses hemorrhoids. RR Ches. Regional Lifestyle Ctr. 312-5144 (C)

Conscious Dance - 7-8:15 p.m. Listen to your heart and let the music inspire you! ($) Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Friday     19

Caregiver Support Group - 12-1 p.m. 3rd Fri. For caregivers of the elderly. Nimmo UMC 422-1292 (VB)

Suds and Buds - 6-9 p.m. Enjoy a garden party with music, food & craft beer. ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Beach Music Cruise-In - 7:30 p.m. Times vary thru Sun. Hot rods on display + cool beach music. 30th St. 385-7873 (VB)

Night Hike - 8-9 p.m. Closed toed shoes and flashlight req’d. RR ($) Sandy Bottom Nature Ctr. 825-4657 (H)

Saturday     20

Volunteer Service Day - 9-11 a.m. Help clean up the park and improve plantings. Paradise Creek Nature Park 399-7487 (P)

Old Beach Green Market - 9 a.m.-noon. 3rd Sat. Featuring produce, earth-friendly art & products. 19th & Cypress 428-5444 (VB)

HR Writers: Traveling Pen Series Workshop - 9:15 a.m.-noon. Learn about online marketing. ($) TCC Blackwater Bldg., Room CW-134 639-6146 (VB)

Elite Fleet Demo - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Watch radio-controlled boats. Nauticus 664-1000 (N)

33rd Annual Stockley Gardens Spring Arts Festival - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Cont. Sun. 120+ artists, music, kids’ activities and food vendors. Supports Hope House Foundation. Stockley Gardens 625-6161 (N)

6th Annual Pungo Wine Festival - 12-6 p.m. Wine tastings, craft beer, live music, and food. Proceeds benefit Connect With a Wish. ($) Back Bay Farms, 1833 Princess Anne Rd. www.connectwithawish.org 337-2657 (VB)

Pirate Party on the Beach - Call for times. Cont. Sun. Costume contests, games, and pirate re-enactors. 17th St. Park 385-7873 (VB)

Black & White Gala - 1-3 p.m. Get dressed up to raise money for Crusading Outreach programs. ($) Travinia’s Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar www.CrusadingOutreach.org (NN)

Virginia Beer Festival - 2-6 p.m. Also Sun. 100+ beers, music, great food. ($) Town Point Park 282-2822 (N)

World Arts Celebration - 4-9 p.m. Music and exhibits depicting cultures around the world. City Center at Oyster Point 926-1400 (NN)

Genealogical Society Meeting - 6-9 p.m. 3rd Sat. Sept.-Jun. Central Lib. 385-0120 (VB)

Getting Frisky on the Wiskey - 7-11 p.m. Enjoy this fundraiser aboard the Battleship Wisconsin. ($) Nauticus 664-1000 (N)

SkyWatch - 7 p.m. View the galaxy with Back Bay Amateur Astronomers. Weather permitting. Northwest River Park 382-1359 (C)

Va. Arts Festival: Berlioz Requiem - 8 p.m. A towering masterwork of orchestral music + 140 singers. Conducted by JoAnn Falletta. ($) Chrysler Hall 282-2822 (N)

Sunday     21

Tour de Fort - 2-5 p.m. Explore the Fort by bike. Guided rides from 3-20 miles. Kids under 14 need helmets. RR Ft. Monroe 727-8311 (H)

Girls on the Run 5K Celebration - Festivities begin at noon. Race: 2 p.m. Support girls who run! RR ($) Va. Wesleyan 965-9040 (VB)

Sunset Cruise - 7-8:30 p.m. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Monday     22

Caregiver Support Group - 5:30 p.m. 4th Mon. RR Prime Plus, 7300 Newport Ave. 800-272-3900 (N)

Tuesday     23

Gardening for Wildlife - 9:30-11:30 a.m. RR ($) Norfolk Botanical Garden 441-5830 (N)

Wednesday     24

League of Women Voters Annual Meeting - 5:30 p.m. RR ($) Holiday Inn, 5655 Greenwich Rd. Visit www.lwvshr.org for info. (VB)

Summer Concert Series - 6-9 p.m. Every Wed. thru 8/30. Enjoy a variety of music. Port Warwick 223-0284 (NN)

Awakenings: An Ecstatic Dance Journey - 7-8:15 p.m. Wells Therapeutics 490-9488 (VB)

Thursday     25

Spirit Message Circle - 6-8 p.m. With psychic medium J. Marie. RR A.R.E. 457-7231 (VB)

Sensible Seafood Fest - 7-10 p.m. Sample sustainable seafood created by talented local chefs. ($) Va. Aquarium 385-FISH (VB)

Friday     26

Flavor Fest - All day thru Mon. Get juicy deals on fruits and veggies. McDonald Garden Centers. Call 722-7463 for location nearest you.

27th Annual Umoja Festival - 5:15 p.m. Thru Sun. Times vary. Harbor Center Pavilion 393-5111 (P)

Food & Wine Festival - All day. Every Fri., Sat., Sun. thru 7/2. Enjoy authentic tastes from around the world while strolling through the world’s most beautiful theme park. ($) Busch Gardens 229-4386 (W)

Salute to Summer - Thru Sun. Times vary. Star-spangled salute to the military with music, fun in the sun & more. 17th, 24th & 31st St. Parks. 385-7873 (VB)

Craft Hope - 10:30 a.m. Every 4th Fri. Knit and crochet for charity. RR Little Creek Library 441-1751 (N)

Strange Happenings - 6:30-8 p.m. Victorian mourning and burial practices. Donations accepted. Elmwood Cemetery 621-3710 (N)

Saturday     27

Water Ways Exhibit Opening - 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Learn about our relationship with water at this Smithsonian traveling exhibit on view thru 7/9. ($) Virginia Living Museum 595-1900 (NN)

Cooperative Co-Parenting – 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 4th Sat. Recognize effects of divorce and prevent potential problems. RR ($) 424 W. 21st St., 624-6666 (N)

Mental Health Fair - 11 a.m.-5 p.m. To celebrate National Mental Health Month, join us for book discussions, youth empowerment groups, educational opportunities and more. Slover Library Rm. 650 664-7323 (N)

Bluegrass Concert - 7 p.m. Featuring Old Dogs New Tricks. Donations welcome. Hickory Ruritan Club, 2752 S. Battlefield Blvd. www.tidewaterbluegrass.org (C)

Va. Arts Fest: Joey Alexander Trio - 8 p.m. Be amazed by this talented 13-year-old pianist. ($) Roper Performing Arts Ctr.  282-2822 (N)

Sunday     28

Big Bands on the Bay - 7-9 p.m. Every Sun. thru 9/3. Ocean View Beach Park 441-2345 (N)

Monday     29

133rd Annual Memorial Day Parade - 10 a.m. Enjoy this Portsmouth tradition with floats, marching bands. High St. 393-5143 (P)

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

Va. Arts Fest: Memorial Day Concert - 7:30 p.m. City Center at Oyster Point 873-2020 (NN)

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