26th Annual AT&T Virginia Children's Festival
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Town Point Park, Downtown Norfolk, VA
Perfect festival for families, bring the kids to Town Point Park for a full day just for them.
Mike Epps at Hampton Coliseum on October 4th
Virginia Eye Foundation - Eye Ball
Virginia Eye Foundation is pleased to announce our 2nd annual Eye Ball on Saturday, October 4th at the beautiful Norfolk Waterside Marriott. Our guests will enjoy an evening of dinner, cocktails, dancing, casino, silent auction, and live entertainment by Strictly Bizzness. Help us continue the tradition here in Virginia, giving the gift of sight. Your support of the Virginia Eye Foundation is sincerely appreciated – by attending this event you’ll be helping make life better for individuals in need, right here in our community. To purchase tickets for our Eye Ball, or to secure a sponsorship, please contact Lexie Nanni at (757) 961-2968. The cost per ticket is $100 and all proceeds go directly to the Virginia Eye Foundation. We look forward to seeing you at the Eye Ball for a relaxing evening of fun and festivities for a great cause! Click here to download your invitation
Theresa Caputo, psychic medium and star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at the Constant Center in Norfolk on Saturday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m. Theresa will give interactive readings to audience members throughout the show and will also share personal stories about her life and her unique gifts.
Sesame Street Live - Let's Dance
Sesame Street Live: Let’s Dance! featuring characters from children’s television hit, Sesame Street, arrives at the Ted Constant Center Friday, Oct. 3 through Sunday, Oct. 5.
Tickets may be purchased online at www.YnotTix.com, by dialing 877-Ynot-Tix, or at the Constant Center Box Office. For more information on groups, senior, student and military discounts, contact our Group Sales department at 757-683-5000.
New Age and Spiritual
Mary Mary, Earl Bynum and Andra Cross come to Hampton University Convocation Center Friday October 10th. Doors open at 7 and the show starts at 8:30. Get tickets at all ticket master locations, Hampton University Convocation Center Box Office, online, or call 800-745-3000.
27th Annual AT&T Town Point Virginia Wine Festival
27th Annual AT&T Town Point Virginia
Saturday, October 18 & Sunday, October 19, 2014
Town Point Park, Downtown Norfolk, VA
The best festival in Hampton Roads to sample and buy great Virginia Wines.
Soul Music Festival
95-7 R&B at our 1st Annual Hampton Roads Soul Music Festival Saturday, November 1st at the Hampton Coliseum!
It’s an unforgettable night of incredible music....including The Whisper’s “Lady” and “Rock Steady”, Stephanie Mills “I Feel Good all Over” and “Feel the Fire”, Mint Condition’s “Pretty Brown Eyes” and “Breakin’ My Heart” plus hits from Chrisette Michele’s “A Couple of Forevers”, “Epiphany” and many more!
Teens With a Purpose
The Youth Movement (TWP) will host the 7th annual fundraiser gala and silent auction from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday, November 1st, at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott Hotel. Teens With a Purpose guests will enjoy a celebratory evening complete with an elegant sit-down dinner, dancing, and a silent auction led by Mistress of Ceremony Nicole Livas Anchor WAVY-TV 10. As always, there will be many civic, school, business and community leaders in attendance, along with our teen guests of honor.
Cirque du Soleil presents Varekai
Deep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, exists an extraordinary world where something else is possible. A world called Varekai at the Hampton Coliseum Wednesday, November 12th to Sunday, November 16th! Click here to get your ticket today!
Clean the Bay Day
Volunteers all over the state, from Hampton Roads to Northern Virginia, from the Eastern Shore to the Shenandoah Valley, work by land and boat to give the Bay a massive spring cleaning every year. Elected officials, their staffs, enlisted men and women, scout groups, churches, small businesses, large corporations and thousands of individuals and families will turn out for this year's Clean the Bay Day.Would you like to host a cleanup in your area in 2014? Becoming a partner and bringing Clean the Bay Day to your area has never been easier! Call or email: 757-622-1964
2014 Hampton Roads Youth Poetry Festival
As youth and families come to Teens With a Purpose for help, we give them hope, we highlight their strengths, we support and encourage, as they transform their lives and communities – impact their neighbors, classmates and schools, governments and congregations. Simply put, teens creatively cultivating the next generation of leaders.
RMHC- Norfolk Scholarship
1) How many scholarships and who is eligible?
One U.S. Scholars Scholarship
Four RMHC/African American Future Achievers Scholarship
Total – Five $4,500 scholarships funded by our local Hampton Roads McDonald’s owners of the Tidewater McDonald’s Association, Inc. and matching funds from RMHC Global
Scholarships must be designated for graduating high school seniors
Scholarship applicants* for all RMHC programs must:
• Live within a participating Chapter’s geographic boundaries.
• Be a legal U.S. resident.
• Be less than 21 years of age.
• Carry a minimum 2.7 GPA.
• Be eligible to enroll and attend an institution of higher education or a vocational/technical school.
• Disclose other scholarship programs for which he/she has applied.
• Plan to enroll at an accredited post-secondary education institution during the academic year following their graduation.
• Complete and submit a scholarship application online and send required supporting materials and documentation to ISTS postmarked no later than January 21, 2014.
• Be willing to provide additional verification of all information in the scholarship application, upon request.
2) When they can apply = October - January
3) When they are chosen = March - April
4) Where they can apply = www.RMHC.org
5) When they can apply for next year? = October
Tidewater High School Crew Member Scholarship
1) How many scholarships and who is eligible
Five scholarship winners
Total – Five $1,000 scholarships funded by our local Hampton Roads McDonald’s owners of the Tidewater McDonald’s Association, Inc.
The program is open to students who are currently high school juniors and seniors who demonstrate:
Leadership, by serving in leadership positions in school, church, or community organizations.
Community Service, by volunteering their spare time to help those in need and providing support to local groups, businesses, and neighborhood organizations.
Scholarship, by maintaining at least a “B” average (3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale), and by having applied or are planning to apply to an accredited college or university.
Character, by setting a good example for their peers, maintaining a positive attitude, and exhibiting qualities of good citizenship, high moral character, and ethical behavior.
Geographic Eligibility, by attending high school in one of the counties or independent cities served by the McDonald’s® of the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Those counties and independent cities include southeastern Virginia and northeast North Carolina.
Applicants Must Be:
· An hourly McDonald’s® restaurant employee working at least 15 hours per week.
· Employed at a Tidewater Co-op McDonald’s® restaurant for a minimum of six months.
· A high school junior or senior during the 2013 – 2014 academic year.
· Planning to attend a two or four-year accredited college, university, vocational or technical school or any other educational program designed to further their life skills during the 2014 – 2015 academic year.
· Employed by McDonald’s® at the time scholarship monies are awarded.
· Residents of the Tidewater area.
· 3.0 GPA or above
2) When they can apply
2014 March - April ; 2015 January - April
3) When they are chosen
March - April
4) Where they can apply
In-store, with high school guidance counselors
5) When they can apply for next year?