Reading Skills and Speed Reading Programs for Children and Adults

Monday-Friday 8:00 am-10:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am-7:00 pm

Sunday 10:00 am-6:00 pm

for more information:call 1-800-570-8936


Norfolk Nighthawks Bring Late Night Hours to City Recreation Centers

For young adults ages 18-25

Enjoy a free late night hang out opportunity with basketball, fitness classes, music, online gaming & snacks/drinks. 

Will be ongoing every Friday and Saturday from 10pm-2am

Huntersville Community Center:  830 Goff St.

Berkley Rec Center:  121 W. Liberty St.

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Village Family Back 2 School Supply Giveaway!!!

Saturday, September 10th from 1pm-5pm

Military Circle Mall

880 N. Military Hwy

Norfolk, VA 23502

*For more information call (757) 656-9577


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Scholar, Arts & Youth (S.A.Y) Festival on 35th street

Saturday, September 10th from 11am-4pm

On the 500 and 600 blocks of 35th street in Norfolk, VA

*If you are interested in participating please fill out the form on this link:

For more information call (757) 627-7252

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Jae Sinnett's Zero to 60 Quartet presents:  Two Nights of Straight Up Jazz

September 9th and 10th at 7:30pm

Williamsburg Library Theater

515 Scotland street

Williamsburg, VA 23185

*For more information call (757) 259-4070

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Women's role in the Civil Rights movement photography exhibition

Daily through Ocotober 30, 2016

Chrysler Museum of Art

1 Memorial pl Norfolk, VA 23510

for more information call (757) 664-6200


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2016 Summer Concert Series

Ongoing to August 25, 2016

Fort Monroe

20 Ingalls rd. Fort Monroe, VA 23651

For Concert schedule call (757) 251-2754


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Food Detective Summer Camp

ongoing until September 2, 2016

NYC (Now You're Cooking) Culinary Studio

1128 Battlefield Blvd. N, Ste. 105 Chesapeake, VA 23320

To register or for more information call (757) 401-4400

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Paddle Boat Rentals

Daily through September 5, 2016

Mariner's Museum

100 Museum Drive Newport News Virginia, 23606


FREE Kids Summer Movies Series

Now-August 18, 2016

111810 Fountain Way Newport News Virginia, 23606

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Maritime Monday's 

Now-August 29

10:00-11 am

Mariner's Museum

100 Museum Drive Newport News Virginia, 23606

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Gallery Crawl

Saturday September 24 

6:30 pm-10:00 pm

Mariner's Museum

100 Museum Drive, Newport News Virginia, 23606



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Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture event:  Grand Opening

From September 23 at 12pm to September 25 at 9pm

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

600 Maryland Ave. SW #7048 Washington, DC 20024

for more information call (844) 750-3012 



Teens With a Purpose

Join TWP each Monday for this free gathering.

Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.        

Teens ages 12-19

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The Birth of a Nation

October, 7 2016

Fox searchlight has debuted a soul-stirring "living poster" for the highly-anticipated film, The Birth of a Nation.

Watch and download the living poster here:

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The Hurrah Players:  School of Rock

School of Rock is a brand new musical based on the famous Paramount written by Mike White, which starred Jack Black.

October, 14 2016 at 7pm and October 16, 2016 at 3pm

Tickets go on sale August, 23, 2016 and costs $25 with discounts of children, seniors, military, and Hurrah members.

For more information call (757) 627-5437

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A State of Many nations:  Immigration and the Changing Face of Virginia

September 2016: Book reading and discussion. Details TBA

*Event is free and open to the public

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FHR  presents Scholarship Gala and DRU Hill

September 10, 2016 from 6pm-11pm

Renaissance  hotel

425 Water St. Portsmouth, VA 23704

FHR will host the 28th Scholarship Gala with Dru hill as the guest entertainment

For more information please click on link:




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 


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

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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) / website