URBAN LEAGUE OF HAMPTON ROADS YOUNG PROFESSIONALSRecognizing local leaders who have made a difference in their communities

Ceremony  will be March 26, 2015  6:30 PM

Tidewater Community College Roper Performing Arts Center

340 Granby St. Norfolk, VA





"What Hurts My Brotther Hurts Me" Discussions on the Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace.

March 26, 2015 9AM-3:30PM   Ogden Hall on the Hampton Univeresity Campus.






Senator Mark Warner invites High School, and Middle School Students, their parents, and guidance counselors.

March 28, 2015 10am-1:00pm Doors open at 9:30am  

215 East Main Street Charlottesville VA 22902    To RSVP or Find more information got to http://www.warner.senate.gov




Applications are currently being accepted to serve on:

Newport News Art commission, Human Rights Commission, Public Library Board of Trustees, Mayor's Youth Commission, Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Youth Advisory Board.

Students selected will serve during 2015-2016 school year.

for more info to recieve an application contact Shawn O'Keefe, at 757.369.6813 Application deadline March 31,2015ail info








The 5th Annual Lemon Project Spring Symposium

GHOSTS OF SLAVERY:  The Afterlives of Racial Bondage

April 10-11, 2015




Urban League of Hampton Roads Incorporated Is seeking nominations for the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards.

The Whitney M. Young Jr. Awards recognize area citizens, businesses and institutions that have significantly contributed to the Hampton roads community.

(Awards will presented at the signature event dinner held on April 24, 2015)



Portsmouth Department of 

Social Services Fatherhood-Mentoring Initiative Program                       

The program will include recruitment, orientation, educational assistance,

health and wellness support, parenting, child support advice, referral services, career counseling, and an opportunity to dialogue and connect with other men

with a desire to create a better life for themselves and their families.

Now thru -June 9th, 2015      Department of Social Services, 1701 High Street, Portsmouth,  VA 23704

For more infirmation contact Dr. Tyrone Davis at ( 757) 409-9044





Hearts and Strings

Music Education Program

Fall/Winter/Spring Program:

Winter/Spring Sessions (Now 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.

APPLICATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE:  Online ( www.virginiasymphony.org or www.hamptonroadskroc.org) or request one by calling (757) 622.KROC OR (757) 213-1403

(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.) 



 Hampton's Healthy Families Partnership

LAMB Workshop- When: ALWAYS! 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


          January 17, 2015

          March 21, 2015

          May 16, 2015

          July 18, 2015

 Healthy Families Partnership, 100 Old Hampton Lane

For more information OR to register: (757) 727- 1300 ext. 0




Weekly Events at the Vivian C. Mason Arts and Technology Center for Teens 

The Gathering

Make new friends, develop your talents, become a leader.

Join TWP each Monday for this free gathering.

 Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.         Teens ages 12-19




Just AART & Move Makers Steppers

Just AART is a new arts and technology component of TWP. Learn to create positive music, rap, poetry and videos as both a performer and the engineer behind the technology that makes it all happen. Move Makers step and dance team have fun through self-expression.

Tuesdays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.     Teens ages 12-19.




Breakti Yoga & How's it Growing?

Breakti is a challenging, motivating yoga form with articulate poses inspired by simple movements and transitions from break (dance). Help grow the TWP garden by weeding, planting and harvesting vegetables, fruits and herbs. Activities include reflection through writing and journaling sessions.

 Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m.   Teens ages 12-19.



 Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!)

YEA! VA Peninsula is now accepting applications for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) fall of 2015 class

When: Now thru - May 7, 2015, Deadline to apply: September 18, 2014

Where: Thomas Nelson Community College, Tuesdays, 4:00 pm-7:00 pm

Who: Students Grade 6-12

Business leaders and interested community volunteers

 For more information contact Jemal Harris at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or (757) 325-815










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.