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Design House 2014

Tuesday, May 13th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Design House 2014

Wednesday, May 14th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Design House 2014

Thursday, May 15th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Design House 2014

Friday, May 16th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Friday’s After Five – 2014 Season

Friday, May 16th 2014 - 4:14 pm - 4:14 pm at Ntelos Wireless Pavilion
700 E Main Street

Join us every Friday for these FREE concerts! 

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Design House 2014

Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Literacy Volunteers New Tutor Training

Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Literacy Volunteers is seeking compassionate and enthusiastic volunteers to tutor adults in reading, writing, or speaking English. Our students come from a variety of backgrounds, and they are hoping to acquire the skills they need to independently pursue life goals, support their families, and contribute to their communities. Help our students achieve their goals by calling 434-977-3838 to register for our New Tutor Training on Saturday, May 17, 2014, 9:30am-4:00pm. No teaching experience is necessary—only a desire to make a difference in someone else’s life. Learn more at www.literacyforall.org.

Folk Life Festival at Pharsalia

Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm at Pharsalia
2333 Pharsalia Road

Pharsalia will be celebrating our bicentennial this entire year, but on the weekend of May 17 – 18th, 2014 we will be hosting a Folk Life festival.  Trades people will be here demonstrating and teaching about the trades of the early 1800′s as well as selling their 21st century good and wares.  We will have meat smoking, stone cutting, cider pressing, wagon building, hearth and open fire cooking, childrens games, house and grounds tours, food, music and more.

Visit our website for tickets and more information www.pharsaliaevents.com

Field Day & James Monroe 5K

Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Ash Lawn-Highland
2050 James Monroe Parkway

From 2 to 7 pm, families and “kids” of all ages are invited to join us at the Hilltop Pavilion for relay races, games and activities, face painting and balloon twisting, food truck eats, sweet treats, wine tastings, a bounce house, and live bluegrass and country music by local favorite Rockfish Gap.

As part of the American Heritage Race Series, the event will feature the 2nd Annual James Monroe 5k at the historic estate, including a cross-country race and team challenge at 4 p.m. and children’s 800-meter dash at 5 p.m.

Tickets for Field Day are $10 or $5 for children 12 and under. Families pay no more than $25.

To register for the race, visit jamesmonroe5k.com. Registration includes a complimentary ticket for a tour of the historic house as well as two complimentary tickets to Ash Lawn-Highland’s Field Day.

For more information, visit ashlawnhighland.org or call (434) 293-8000.

This family-friendly, community event is sponsored by CharlottesvilleFamily.

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Design House 2014

Sunday, May 18th 2014 - 12:00 am at Farmington Community
P.O. Box 1013

Each year, a Charlottesville area homeowner generously extends the use of their home for this exciting event allowing designers and vendors to showcase their skills and talents highlighting the latest interior design trends in a complete transformation of the home.  After completion, the home is opened up to the public for tours and a chance to meet each designer.

This year we are excited to announce the 2014 Design House will be in Farmington.  Tours are available May 3 – May 18; closed to the public on Tuesdays.  For more information visit the Design House Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CharlottesvilleDesignHouse.

Design House, the Shelter for Help in Emergency’s signature fundraising event, helps to sustain programs and services designed to help victims of domestic violence and their children.

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