Please bring resumes and wear professional attire.
When: Wednesday, October 22, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Brittingham Midtown Community Center, 570 McLawhorne Drive, Newport News
Participating companies include: AAFES, APAC, Anheuser Busch, Branscome, Colonial Williamsburg, Domino's, Express Employment Pros, Farm Fresh, Fedex Ground, Frito Lay, HRT, IBEX Global, Lowes, McDonald's, NNFD, Oceaneering, Pizza Hut, Portfolio Recovery, Sears Holding Co., SEVHS, Stratford Univ., Top Guard Security, US Military, Walgreens, Wal-Mart, Wells Fargo, Wendy's, Zaxby's, Williamsburg Police Dept., and more.
The Hidden Voice Experience
Featuring Sisters Without Voices: Who Will Tell Their Stories?
Opening Night Celebration - 7:00 p.m.
Sister Without Voices Theatrical Production - 8:00 p.m.
Sisters Without Voices Theatrical Production - 7:00 p.m.
S.C.A.R.S presents Purple Pillow Talk - 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sisters Without Voices Theatrical Production - 8:30 p.m.
Sisters Without Voices Theatrical Production - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Beauty for Ashes Contemporary School of Dance, 5 W Queens Way Ste. A, Hampton (on Oct. 23, 24, and 26)
Mix Gallery, 12 W. Broad Street, Richmond (on Oct 25)
For more information: www.seedahope.com
First Annual Eastern Virginia Regional Diversity and Inclusion Conference
Professionals from Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities, Cox Communications, and others will discuss how to learn the best practices to aid progressive growth in organizations.
When: Thursday, October 23
Where: Chesapeake Marriott Conference Center, 725 Woodlake Drive, Chesapeake
Early registration and group rates are available at www.hrdic.com
Celebrate Healthcare Presents:
Hampton Roads Time to Gear Up for the 2014/15 Affortable Healthcare Enrollment Period!
(Free& Open to the Public)
Invoking Art as Business Seminar
Designed to stimulate creativity while allowing participants to make valuable business connections. The center requests that guests arrive early and bring one work of art for display with applicable easels and display props.
For more information: Register at www.invokingartasbusiness-oct.eventbrite.com. Advanced registration is required.
When: Thursday, October 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Tidewater Community College, Virginia Beach Campus, 1700 College Crescent, Student Center, 3rd Floor, Virginia Beach
Women Doing Business at the Beach
- This half-day workshop will feature sessions on mentoring.
- For more information: Register at www.women-doing-business-at-the-beach.eventbrtie.com
When: Tuesday, October 28, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: ODU Business Gateway Classroom, 4111 Monarch Way, Suite 106, Norfolk
Who's Buying? Business Research Workshop and Tools for Building Your Dream
- Learn how to access industry reports, market research, competitor analysis, company profiles, articles, trade publications, and industry profiles.
- For more information: Register at www.usresearch-oct.eventbrite.com
1st Annual Men Who Empower Tailgate Party and Cook-off
In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the YWCA South Hampton Roads is hosting an afternoon of music, raffles, prizes, vendors, and plenty of food and drinks. The ODU vs. Western Kentucky game will be televised live during the event, and they will honor men in the community who are making a difference.
When: Saturday, October 25th, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Old Dominion University, Ainslie Game Day Building, Norfolk
For more information: www.ywca-shr.org
Daughters of Life Corporation Fall Luncheon
The Daughters of Life Corporation fall luncheon to share their initiatives in the Hampton Roads community.
When: Saturday, October 25, at 12:00 p.m.
Where: New Life Providence Church (Kempsville Campus), 1244 Thompkins Ln, Virginia Beach
Seatack Community League Annual Gala and Image Awards
A ceremony honoring those of the past and present who've made major contributions to the betterment of the citizens of Seatack as well as the future "Young Leaders," the children of Seatack.
When: Saturday, October 25th, 6:00 p.m.
For more information: Latrese Carter (757) 943-9336
Day of Unity: A Night of Remembrance for Domestic Violence Awareness Month
A Love Does Not Hurt: Be Silent No More Campaign Series domestic violence awareness event.
The Be Silent No More Campaign Series: Love Does Not Hurt creates a forum for community members, advocates, and survivors to engage in dialogue around the issue of domestic abuse and work together to create community change.
When: Wednesday, October 29, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Norfolk State University, Student Center Room 138, 700 Park Avenue, Norfolk
For more information: Call Cathy Staton at (757) 541-8043. RSVP by calling (757) 823-2650
When: October 30th, 2014 Reception & Silent Auction begins at 5:30 pm
Program and Dinner begins at 6:30 pm
Where: Half Moone Cruise & Celebration Center One Waterside Drive Norfolk, VA 23510
Guidelines for Interacting with Law Enforcement: A Community Forum for Youth Family Reunion Conference
This workshop will offer procedures to follow if you are stopped by a police officer or law enforcement official, regardless of the reason and your basic rights.
When: Saturday, November 1, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Norfolk State University, G.W.C. Brown Memorial Hall, 700 Park Avenue, Norfolk
For additional information: Dr. Tyrone Davis at (757) 409-9044 or Ms. Deirdre W. Sanderlin, Founding Director, at (757) 823-2650
2014 Teens With Purpose Masquerade Gala: The Future Unveiled
As part of TWP's 7th annual fundraiser, this gala will include an elegant sit-down dinner, dancing, and a silent auction led by Nicole Livas, Anchor at WAVY-TV 10. All of the funds raised will be to help Teens with a Purpose provide year-round free creative youth development programs.
When: Saturday, November 1, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where: Norfolk Waterside Marriot Hotel, 235 E Main Street,Norfolk
UVA presents The 2014 Virginia Film Festival
The Virginia Film festival returns to Chlottesville with more than 100 films and a stellar lineup of special guests including Hal Holbrook, Jenna Elfman, Barry Levinson, Frank Langella, Richard Roundtree, katie Couric, Patrick Wilson, and Jasmine Guy.
When: November 6-9.
For a full schedule and complete information regarding the Virginia Film festival: www.virginiafilmfestival.org
2014 Opening Night Gala
When: Thursday, November 6, 9:00 p.m.
Where: The Jefferson Theater, Downtown Mall
Late Night Wrap Party
When: Saturday, November 8, 10:00 p.m.
Where: Main Street Arena, Downtown Mall
Celebrity Black Tie Benefit Gala
Presented by the Sickle Cell Association HR Inc. Entertainment includes comedian Alex Scott, music provided by RA Jazz, and special guest speaker Kiki Shepard.
When: Saturday, November 8, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Oceanfront Hilton, 3001 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach
For more information: Call (757) 466-0332 or visit www.sicklecellhrva.net
Holiday Hair Hydration: Nature Hair Event
A natural and healthy hair holiday sponsored by MANE Event. Meet master mixologist Pat Moore as she presents a live demo of her TVO Hydration Method featuring Terra Veda Organix, her all natural care line.
When: Sunday, November 9, 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Spence Crossing Clubhouse, 3900 Spence Crossing Way, Virginia Beach
Virginia Women's Conference 2014
When: Saturday, November 15, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Where: Old Dominion University, Norfolk
To register, visit the conference website at www.odu.edu/conference/vawomenconf2014
As part of a Hampton Roads tobacco cessation campaign, local teenagers can participate in a poster contest for 12 to 15 year-olds, a television public service announcement competition for 16 to 18 year-olds, and a lyric performance challenge for both age groups. Winners will be featured on a special edition of HealthWatch and at a 757smokefreeteens special event.
When: Sunday, November 16, 3 pm; Deadline to apply: Friday, October 24, 11:59 pm
Where: Tidewater Community College Roper Performing Arts Center, 340 Granby Street, Norfolk
For more information: 757smokefreeteans.com or (757)-683-8836
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. 41st Annual Education Foundation Black & Gold Scholarship Banquet Ball
When: Saturday, November 29, beginning at 6 pm
Where: Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 3001 Atlantic Avenue,Virginia Beach
Hearts and Strings
Music Education Program
-Fall Sessions (Begins the week of September 29, 2014 and runs through December 17, 2014)
-Winter/Spring Sessions (Begins the week of January 5, 2015 and runs through June 4, 2015)
Classes meet Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
WHERE: Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center of Hampton Roads
AND: Transportation TO the center will be provided. Parents/guardians are responsible for picking up their students at 6:30 p.m. on the days the classes are held.
(The cost of the HeartStrings Program may be covered through Kroc Center Scholarship. Please contact the Kroc Center for information regarding scholarships at 622-KROC).
(Additional information concerning the HeartStrings Program will be provided at the orientation sessions and throughout the term of the Program.)
Red Cross Call For Blood and Platelet Donations
When: On going.
Where: Various locations.
For More Information (and Appointments): Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.