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Creative Works Farm CornMaze~ 620x400 DL

Skeeter’s Maze Adventure!

Saturday, September 6th 2014 - 12:00 am at Creative Works Farm
107 Creative Works Lane

Corn Maze fun for the whole family every Saturday & Sunday!  All proceeds benefit Camp Light!

Walk With A Doc

Saturday, November 1st 2014 - 8:00 am - 9:00 am at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
Downtown Mall

Starts with a five minute talk on a medical topic and then a 30 minute walk in the Downtown area accompanied by a Medical Doctor to encourage healthy exercise for individuals and families. No charge. Sponsored by the Albemarle County Medical Society.

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Twizted Creationz Haunted Attractions

Saturday, November 1st 2014 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Creative Works Farm
107 Creative Works Lane

What began as a fun Halloween party for the kids has turned into an annual tradition of scaring away cancer at Twizted Creationz Haunted Forest! In addition to giving all that dare enter a good scare, we at Twizted Creationz are proud to donate our proceeds to Creative Works Farm’s Camp LIGHT, a project that will provide a week of camp fun every summer for special needs kids and at-risk kids, at no cost to their family. Come out and join us for a night of fun and clean scares! Help make the lines move faster by getting your tickets on line!

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Baby Basics Moms Club

Monday, November 3rd 2014 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm at Trinity Episcopal Church
1042 Preston Avenue

Do you have questions about your pregnancy? Come and meet other moms-to-be, enjoy snacks, and get free giveaways at Baby Basics Moms Club. The group covers everything you can expect when your’re expecting. UVA Children’s Hospital and Women’s service host a meeting at Trinity Episcopal on Preston Avenue: 1st & 3rd Mondays, 9:30-11:00 AM and 2nd & 4th Mondays, 5:30-7:00 PM.

VA Film Fest for DL 2014

27th Annual Virginia Film Festival

Thursday, November 6th 2014 - 12:00 am at Main Street Arena
230 West Main Street

Tickets go on-sale October 10!

The Virginia Film Festival at the University of Virginia has been celebrating the magic of the movies and inspiring audiences for over 25 years. Every autumn, the Festival showcases celebrated new features and documentaries, fresh perspectives on timeless classics, and local filmmakers from right here in Virginia. The Festival brings in a fascinating selection of guests, from internationally acclaimed directors and actors to professors and leading cultural experts who lead discussions that stimulate, educate, and engage. Today, the Festival stands as one of Virginia’s most important cultural landmarks, and one of the most respected regional destination film festivals in the United States.

Virginia Film Festival to return to Charlottesville November 6-9 with more than 100 films and stellar lineup of special guests including Hal Holbrook, Jenna Elfman, Barry Levinson, Frank Langella, Richard Roundtree, Katie Couric, Patrick Wilson, and Jasmine Guy

2014 Festival To Open with World Premiere of Virginia-Themed and Made Big Stone Gap And Feature Live Performance of Legendary Actor Hal Holbrook’s Enduring One-Man Show Mark Twain Tonight!

Wide-Ranging Program To Include Top Festival Circuit Titles Wild, Foxcatcher,The Imitation Game, and Mr. Turner – Plus Dynamic New Discoveries, Powerful Documentaries, Timeless Classics

Bake Sale Benefit for Toys for Tots

Saturday, November 8th 2014 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

There will be a bake sale on November 8th, beginning at 8am at Kmart in Waynesboro. Proceeds will benefit Toys for Tots. Anyone wishing to donate baked goods should contact Amy Smith at 540-294-8697.

Walk With A Doc

Saturday, November 8th 2014 - 8:00 am - 9:00 am at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
Downtown Mall

Starts with a five minute talk on a medical topic and then a 30 minute walk in the Downtown area accompanied by a Medical Doctor to encourage healthy exercise for individuals and families. No charge. Sponsored by the Albemarle County Medical Society.

Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

Saturday, November 8th 2014 - All Day at Gordon Ave. Library
1500 Gordon Ave.

Jump-start your holiday shopping at the Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale!  Books, CDs, videos, DVDs, LPs, puzzles and games for sale at great prices. All genres and categories represented. A significant number of “Valuable and Attractive” books will also be on sale. Proceeds benefit our public library system, the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library.

Call (434) 977-8467 or email info@jmrlfriends.org for more information. You can also visit the Friends on the Internet at www.jmrlfriends.org

Pancake Breakfasts!

Saturday, November 8th 2014 - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Chiles Orchard
1351 Greenwood Road

Who doesn’t love pancakes? Join us on the second weekend of each month for breakfast with family and friends at the Orchard! Breakfast includes all-you-can-eat pancakes with a seasonal fruit topping plus a side of sausage and coffee/milk/oj.

 

Cost:

$6.99 per person ages 12+, $3.99 per person under 12

Chocolate Festival

Saturday, November 8th 2014 - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Rockfish Valley Community Center
190 Rockfish School Lane

The Chocolate Festival, Saturday, Nov. 8,from 2-7 PM at Rockfish Valley Community Center is sponsored by the Literacy Volunteers of Nelson County. Admission is $5/person, families of four or more get in for $20.

Activities include The Wells Fargo Chocolate Fountain, a 2-hour truffle making workshop, cupcake decorating, a puppet show, candy making area, face-painting area, a Silent Auction, craftspeople and artist booths, and music by Gene and Gayle Mills. The
Festival closes with Laughter Yoga.

Rockfish Valley Community Center is located at Rt. 151 and Rockfish School Road in Nelson County. Call 434.263.6447 for festival information.

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