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Starting May 9th, there will be Story Time held at the Prince George Farmers’ Market every Saturday morning at 10:30am through the summer.
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Historic Hopewell Foundation’s
Lunch & Lecture Series 2015
All programs start at noon and are free and open to the public
Programs are held at the ARLS Hopewell Library from 12:00 to 1:00pm
Bring a bag lunch and HHF will supply drink and dessert!
For more information please contact HHF at 804-458-4682 or www.historichopewell.org
*Please note that the opinions expressed by the presenters do not necessarily reflect those of HHF
May 20 – Jean Langford: The Wild Blue Yonder: The Story of the Hopewell Airport
May 27 – George Fickett: The History of Civil War Site Preservation in Chesterfield County, Virginia 1888-2015
June 3 – Bill Young: Wanted: Dead or Alive–John P. Boone, U.S. Army (costumed interpreter)
June 10 – Chris Durham: Turning a Boxwood Shrub into a Topiary Plant
June 17 – Chip Mann: The Influence of the British Monarchy on the Commonwealth of Virginia
June 24th – Pat Hamrick: Rolling Thunder, Inc. –Vietnam Vets
July 1 – Paula McDonough: Dolly Madison: Her Life and Legacy (costumed interpreter)
July 8 – Charles Wissinger: Frances Scott Key (costumed interpreter)
July 15 – Barclay DuPriest: Peter Francisco–After the Revolutionary War
July 22 – Chris Calkins: The Final Bloodshed: The Battles at Appomattox, April 8-9, 1865
July 29 – Mike Schoenenberger: Reminiscences of a Historian
August 5 – Johnny Jones: Music from Hank Williams to Bob Dylan, etc.
August 12 – Marie Pearson: New Bohemia, Virginia
August 19 – Richard Cordle: Do You Know Your Local Tax Collector?
August 26 – Jon Hatfield: The Virginia War Memorial, 60 Years
September 2 – Jean Langford: Two Brothers and a Dream: Celebrating the 100th Year of Hospital Care in Hopewell
September 9 – Ed Hatch: An Artist at Work: A Demo in Oil
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Interested in sign language? Do you want to learn how to communicate with a friend or loved one? Well, we have the perfect class for you.
Come learn beginning sign language for free at the Appomattox Regional Library at Hopewell. Classes will be taught by Mr. Darrell Avery, a graduate of Galluadet University in Deaf Education. Galluadet University located in Washington DC, was the first university in America to offer programs specifically designed for deaf and hard of hearing students.
The classes will also be co-taught by Ms. Connie Pierett, a Hearing Specialist and Teacher of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for the Hopewell Public Schools.
Location: Hopewell Library
Dates: April 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30
May 5, 7, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28
Time: 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
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Upcoming classes are as follows:
Transitioning into Kindergarten
Mon. May 4 – after 10:30 Story Time at Hopewell
Thurs. May 7 – after 10:30 Story Time at Prince George
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ARLS will commence fitness classes at its Prince George and Hopewell locations this spring. The classes will be taught by instructor Terri Spicer. Ms. Spicer has been a fitness instructor for over 30 years. The classes will be one hour in length.
Yoga for Beginners
Thursdays 3/5-5/28 – 12:00-1:00. There will be no class on April 9 and May 7
Receive the abundant benefits of yoga. This gentle class offers flowing movements at a gentle pace with attention to breathing and postures. You will see improvement in muscle strength, circulation, flexibility, and balance. It is suitable to people of all fitness levels. Please bring a yoga mat to class.
Sit and Be Fit
Tuesdays 3/3-5/26 – 10:30-11:30
This full-body workout is designed to be done from both a seated chair and a standing position. The class will emphasize exercises to improve flexibility, muscle and bone strength, circulation, and balance. It is fun and easy and suitable to people of all fitness abilities.
For further information please call us at 804-458-6320.
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Evening Story Time begins again!
Join us Monday evenings at 7pm at the Hopewell Library for stories, songs, rhymes and more, to get your little ones ready for bedtime!
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Saturday June 6 at 10:30am at the Prince George Library
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