Take Part in CERT Program

Learn to be prepared in the event of an emergency.  The Charlottesville-UVA-Albemarle County of Emergency Management is offering free preparedness training in September.  Orientation will be held September 10th from 6-9pm and will offer education on regional hazards, personal preparedness, elements of fire safety and basic medical operations.  The 7 week course will be held Sept 17th through Oct. 29th at the Albermarle County Office Building in Charlottesville.  Email to register.


Go Nuts for Girl Scouts this Fall!

Just in time for the holidays, Virginia Skyline Girl Scout Troops are selling nuts, chocolates, magazines and photo keepsakes Sept. 19th through December 1st to help fund service projects and activities.  Dark chocolate penguins, butter toasted peanuts, subscriptions to your favorite magazines and more are available for you or to donate to military units overseas through their Share Program.  To find a troop near you, call 540-777-5105 or visit


October Organ Concert Series

Each Thursday in October, join Christ Episcopal Church of Charlottesville for their 2nd Annual October Organ Concert Series at noon.  The concerts are free and open to the public and a wonderful opportunity to enjoy lunch while listening to the concert.  Bring a lunch or boxed lunches will be available for purchase from Baggby’s.  For more information, visit

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Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson

The U.Va. Department of Drama presents Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson, book by Alex Timbers, music & lyrics by Michael Friedman, and directed by David Dalton. This production will be playing in the Culbreth Theatre, October 1-3 & October 7-10 2015 at 8pm.

History rocks in this fast-moving, satirical musical that careens between fact and fiction to present our seventh President as history’s ultimate rock star. Powered by a dynamic score and live on-stage band, this contemporary show takes audiences on a rock musical thrill ride that chronicles Old Hickory’s legendary life and times from humble beginnings, to ruthless military strategist, to populist agitator, to Commander-in-Chief.

Tickets are on sale now and may be acquired at the U.Va. Arts Box Office Mon-Fri from noon-5pm, by phone at (434) 924-3376, or online at Tickets are $16.00 for adults, $14.00 for seniors, U.Va. faculty and staff, members of the U.Va. Alumni Association, and $10.00 for students of all ages. Tickets are free in advance for full-time U.Va. Students. Tickets must be acquired 24 hours or more before the performance date.




Domestic Violence Awareness Month


“Shelter for Help in Emergency” – an organization that provides comprehensive services to women and children who are victims of domestic violence – will be hosting a series of events through October to bring awareness and honor those whose lives have been affected by domestic violence.

Each Wednesday from noon to 1, join in their Brown Bag Lunch Series at their Community Outreach Center for educational presentations on a series of topics.  Bring your lunch and take part.

Their 5K Run for Shelter will be held on the first Saturday in November on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville and begins at 8am. All runners are welcome to stay for a chance to win one of many grab bag prizes donated by area businesses. This is always a fun and successful event thanks to many generous businesses and volunteers.

For more information, visit


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