Plug Aways

Plug Aways

Every Monday morning on WINA’s Morning News we turn over the radio station to any and all Charlottesville-area non profit groups to help you let everyone know what you have coming up.  We open up the WINA studio lines at 6:40am, 7:40am and 8:40am and we’ll give you a minute to tell everyone about your event.  The spots fill up quickly so you can take your chances and call in (at 977-1070) at those times or you can email Jane Foy to schedule a plug away ahead of time.

Want more info on the Plug Aways you heard on WINA’s Morning News with Rick & Jane? Just click the links below.

Plug Aways for Monday March 2nd:

The League of Women Voter’s annual Lunch with the Legislators is March 12th at the Boar’s Head Inn Pavilion. TODAY is the deadline to register at 970-1707.

Western Albemarle High School presents Beauty and the Beast March 13th-15th and they’ll also have a Storybook Tea for youngsters on 3/7.  Tickets are available at 823-8700 or at ticketriver.

Aldersgate Church hosts their annual corn beef and cabbage St. Patty’s dinner on Saturday March 21st.

Virginia Organizing is celebrating their 20th Anniversary on 3/13 at The Paramount.


Plug Aways for Monday February 16th:

The Charlottesville Municipal Band’s Winter Ensemble performs Sunday at 3pm at their Municipal Arts Center on 5th Street.

The Bridge Ministry has begun a campaign to raise funds for a new educational center.


Plug Aways for Monday February 9th:

Christ Episcopal Church presents “Gloria” Thursday night at 7pm.

The Charlottesville Astronomical Society has their Heidi Memorial Lecture this Wednesday at 7pm in the NARO auditorium.

The 8U Tennis Academy starts classes on the QuickStart Tennis courts behind Jack Jouett Middle School on 3/14.

The Paramount Theater hosts a film/discussion, “I’m Not Racist… Am I?” on 2/26.

Montpelier has a Black History Month program this Wednesday at 4pm.

Relay For Life of Charlottesville/Albemarle is 5/16.

PVCC’s Annual Job Fair is 3/25 but the early bird discount for job providers ends 2/16.


Plug Aways for Monday February 2nd:

Central Virginia Restorative Justice has many volunteer opportunities and they’re having a one hour orientation lunch this Wednesday.

JMRL starts their Winter Reading Program for children – called “Snuggle with a Book” – today.


Plug Aways for Monday January 12th:

The CHS Orchestra performs Peter and the Wolf this Saturday at the MLK Performing Arts Center.

The Madison-Greene Humane Society hosts their annual fundraiser dinner, Cause for Paws, Saturday January 24th at Blue Ridge Café. Reservations are required (434-985-8386).

The Jefferson Madison Regional Library hosts a documentary discussion series called “Created Equal” beginning this Thursday.

The Grace Tinsley Scholarship Dinner is this Saturday night at 7pm at the Elk’s Lodge.

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