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Crozet Arts & Crafts Festival

Saturday, October 10th 2015 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Claudius Crozet Park
1075 Claudius Crozet Park

Celebrating 35 years in 2015, the Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival is an award-winning bi-annual event at Claudius Crozet Park in historic Crozet, VA. Nestled at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Crozet is a small community located just minutes from Charlottesville and the University of Virginia. The Autumn Festival features over 100 juried Fine Art and Craft Exhibitors in a wide range of media and styles, food and beverages — including Virginia beer and wine, and live entertainment.

2nd Annual Pibble Palooza

Saturday, October 10th 2015 - 11:00 am
at Heritage Park
145 Turner Ave.

Fundraiser and adoption drive for Virginia Paws for Pits.  This is a dog friendly event.  We will have music, food trucks, vendors, pet photography, raffles, silent auction, kid’s activities,  doggie games, supply collection for VPFP and much more!  Visit us on Facebook at:


Spaghetti Dinner Benefit

Saturday, October 10th 2015 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Lake Monticello Fire House
10 Slice Rd

Lake Monticello Volunteer Fire Dept. will host a spaghetti dinner to benefit one of our Firefighters recently diagnosed with MS.

Please join us Saturday October 10th for one of 2 seating’s – or pick up your order to go.

1st seating- 5:00 pm

2nd seating 7:00 pm.

Adults $10.00 – children 8 & under are $5.00

Get your tickets in advance

Call 540-850-4328 for more information.


Ashton’s Birthday Wish Coat Drive

Sunday, October 11th 2015 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Seminole Square Shopping Center
240 Zan Road

Don’t throw out that old coat!  Give it new life by giving it to someone who needs it!  Ashton’s Birthday Wish Coat drive at Seminole Square Shopping Center, Sunday, Oct 11th from 11 to 5, is collecting new and gently worn coats for needy children and Toy Lift Cville will also be collecting toys!  This free event includes lots of fun for the whole family with face painting, inflatables, popcorn, live music and a Poker Run with the Minutemen Motorcycle Club starting at 9am.  For more information or to volunteer, email

Ashton’s Birthday Wish….a coat drive!

Sunday, October 11th 2015 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
at Seminole Square Shopping Center
240 Zan Rd

Ashton’s Birthday Wish… a coat drive, is in it’s 4th year!!! Ashton started this at 11 years of age! Please come out on Sunday October 11 to the Seminole Square Shopping Center and bring a NEW or GENTLY worn coat to donate for a family who could use a helping hand this winter! Ashton’s wish is that everyone has a warm coat!!! Kids and their family members included! This free event will take place at 11 am until 5 pm with music, face painting and lots of fun for the whole family! If you have any questions, know of anyone in need, or are in need of a coat please email us at


Farming in the Valley Festival

Sunday, October 11th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Creative Works Farm
107 Creative Works Lane

The Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce invites you to Creative Works Farm in Waynesboro Sunday, Oct. 11th for their Annual ‘Farming in the Valley’ Festival from noon to 5.  This family friendly event is designed to promote agriculture and agritourism in our community and provide educational and hands on activities for families along with good old-fashioned fun!  Designed to benefit Camp Light – a summer camp for kids with special needs. For information about sponsorship or becoming a vendor for just $25 please call 540-324-1133.


Kappa Delta Sorority “Corner Crawl”

Wednesday, October 14th 2015 - All Day

UVA’s Chapter of Kappa Delta Sorority will be holding their “Corner Crawl” Wednesday October 14th to benefit “Prevent Child Abuse America”.  A portion of all sales from certain restaurants on the corner that day will got to PCAA and help children both locally and nationally.  Don’t miss your opportunity to enjoy a great meal out and help Prevent Child Abuse.

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People’s Climate Action Charlottesville, VA

Wednesday, October 14th 2015 - 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
at Free Speech Wall
605 East Main Street

Join us for a rally that carries forward Central Virginia’s engagement in the fight for climate protection and clean energy solutions! As area residents organize to resist fracked gas transmission projects, the time is now to join the call for solar, wind, and efficiency and say Stop the Pipelines!

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Get It Together: Organize Your Financial Records Free Seminar

Thursday, October 15th 2015 - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

When your home files are bulging at the seams, you waste time trying to find things. You may pay bills late. You have more stress. We want to give you the tools to de-clutter your files. At this seminar, you’ll learn the benefits of getting organized, why some record-keeping systems fail, how to develop an efficient bill-pay system, what records to keep and for how long, how to take a home inventory, what to have handy in case of a natural disaster, and where to go for help. Register online at or call 434-964-2001 today. Seating is limited.


UVA Football Weekend – UVA vs Syracuse

Saturday, October 17th 2015 - All Day
at UVA Alumni Hall
211 Emmet Street

Looking for a place to tailgate for Virginia Football games? Join the party at Alumni Hall before kickoff as The Cavaliers take on Syracuse October 17th! All fans are welcome!  The tailgate party begins 3 hours before kickoff and this party features live music from Affirmative Groove, tap takeovers from local breweries, kids’ activities, food, drinks and more.  Bus shuttle service will be provided from Alumni Hall to Observatory Hill Dining Hall for our tailgate patrons. For more information on events scheduled for each home game, call 434-243-6540.

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