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Dogwood Benefit Breakfast

Friday, April 25th 2014 - 7:00 am

Doubletree Hotel

Doors open for Silent Auction at 7:00am

Buffet opens at 8:00am

Dogwood Vietnam Memorial Rededication

Friday, April 25th 2014 - 11:00 am

Guest Speaker

McIntire Park East

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Friday’s After Five – 2014 Season

Friday, April 25th 2014 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Join us every Friday for these FREE concerts! 

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A Literary Salon with Jane Alison

Friday, April 25th 2014 - 7:00 pm at WriterHouse
508 Dale Avenue

“If the Truth Hurts: The Risks of Writing Memoir”
Author Jane Alison will discuss what happens when what you need to write is the truth—but you know that the truth will be painful, for you or for others. Alison will explore the risks you take when writing from personal experience and will share her own slow journey from fiction to memoir. Free and open to the public.

Free and open to the public. WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA (behind the Preston Avenue Bodo’s), www.writerhouse.org, 434-296-1922, events@writerhouse.org

The 3rd Annual Snap-on Golf Benefit in Loving Memory of Callie May Jones

Saturday, April 26th 2014 - 9:00 am at INGLESIDE GOLF RESORT
1410 Commerce Road

On January 27th, 2014 Callie, 15 months, gained her angel wings and went to be with the Lord. She was the daughter of Michael & Sharon Jones and little sister to Landon Jones of Stuarts Draft. Sweet Callie touched so many lives with her vibrant personality, beautiful smile and contagious giggle. Please help support Michael, Sharon & Landon and honor the beautiful life of sweet Callie.

Saturday April 26th 2014 Ingleside Golf Resort 9:00am Shotgun Start                     $300.00 Per Team
100% of proceeds go to: Michael, Sharon & Landon Jones

For registration, questions or to make a donation, please contact: Hunter Reed at 540-578-1434 or hunter.reed@snapon.com

There will also be door prizes and a raffle for a tool box worth $4895. Tickets are $10.

Dogwood Parade

Saturday, April 26th 2014 - 10:45 am

Downtown Charlottesville

Dogwood Queen’s Ball

Saturday, April 26th 2014 - 8:00 pm

Doubletree Hotel

Tickets: $20.00, Table sponsors: $200

Cash Bar

Heavy Hor d’oeuvres included

Music by: Playback DJ Service

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Charlottesville March for Babies 2014

Sunday, April 27th 2014 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm at nTelos Wireless Pavilion
700 East Water Street

The March of Dimes Charlottesville March for Babies event, presented by UVA Children’s Hospital, is coming up, and companies and families are registering for the walk that saves babies! On Sunday, April 27th @ 1pm, come out to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion on the downtown mall and join our walk to be a hero for babies. Participate in Charlottesville March for Babies 2014 and help give every baby the best chance for a healthy start in life. Get together with your family, co-workers, or friends and join the fun!

To sign up for the walk that saves babies, go to www.marchforbabies.org or call 434-566-2931.

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Baby Basics Moms Club

Monday, April 28th 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.

The Blue & The Gray in Orange: Mayhurst Christening

Friday, May 2nd 2014 - 2:00 pm at Mayhurst Inn
12460 Mayhurst Lane

On May 1st, 1864, the Generals A.P. Hill & Robert E. Lee came together at Colonel John Willis’ 20 room mansion to welcome Lucy Lee Hill into the world. General Lee served as Lucy’s godfather, and she was named in his honor. Register now to commemorate the 150th Anniversay of this event and learn more of the human side of one of our nation’s greatest struggles. This commemoration will feature a re-enactment of this historic Christening. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. The registration form is available at www.visitorangevirginia.com. A $5 registration fee is required, which benefits the Love Outreach Food Pantry.

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