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February 2022

$320

Mindful Self-Compassion

February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Susan Wilkes Learn to motivate yourself and cope with emotional challenges, cultivate compassionate self-talk and savor the good moments in your life. Class will be held on Zoom on Wednesdays from Feb. 16 – April 6 (6 – 8pm). There is also a retreat on March 19 (10am – 2pm). More information or register here: https://htru.io/RUpj www.innerworkcenter.org

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Free

Northstar Academy Open House

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northstar Academy provides instruction for students who have academic, physical or social challenges ages 5-21. We serve students from localities across Central Virginia including students from 16 different school systems. This informal open house is open to everyone! Priority enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year is quickly approaching. Discover if Northstar can be your child’s next educational home. Drop by our campus anytime between the hours of 9am-12pm on February 19th and you will have the opportunity to: -Tour our…

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Free

Northstar Career Academy Open House

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northstar Career Academy builds pathways to employment for young adults with academic, physical or social challenges ages 16-24 by empowering them to gain industry experience, increase productivity at work and boost confidence through work-based learning and onsite coaching. We serve students from localities across Central Virginia including students from 16 different school systems. This informal open house is open to everyone! Come see if Northstar Career Academy is right for your young adult. Drop by our campus between the hours…

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Free

Virtual Information Session: Be a Child Advocate

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

YOU can change a child’s story. Learn more about volunteering to be a voice for vulnerable children experiencing abuse or neglect. Volunteers advocate for children aged from newborn to eighteen. Advocates come from all walks of life including a variety of professional and educational backgrounds. No special experience is required. This virtual information session is the first step in learning more about volunteering as a CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) on behalf of a vulnerable child. Prospective volunteers must apply…

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$582

True Belonging: Meditation Retreat

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - February 27 @ 1:00 pm

Friday 2.25-Sunday 2.27 In person at Roslyn Retreat Center Take a break from endless to-do lists and constant connectivity to enter a place of both reflective solitude and supportive community. At this weekend-long meditation retreat at RVA’s beautiful Roslyn Retreat Center, you’ll receive gentle guidance from some of the city’s most respected mindfulness teachers: Philip Davidson, Amanda Lynch, John Taylor and Susan Wilkes. Enjoy dedicated time in silence through guided meditation practices, teacher talks, and techniques to take home with…

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March 2022

$38

Enneagram Travels with Odysseus

March 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Logan Jones Find insight and guidance for your spiritual journey using your Enneagram type and theme’s from Homer’s epic poem, The Odyssey. Class will be held on Zoom Thursday March 3 & 10 from 6:30 – 8pm. More information or to register: https://htru.io/RUqE www.innerworkcenter.org

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$40

Effortless Mindfulness

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

John Taylor Cultivate calm, patience and intentional loving kindness with this unique approach to mindfulness practice Class will be held on Zoom. More information or to register: https://htru.io/RUr4 www.innerworkcenter.org

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$19

The Grief Journey

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Shelby Kirillin Gain understanding and support the complex experience of the many facets of grief with an end of life Doula. More information or register here: https://htru.io/RUqu www.innerworkcenter.org

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RVA Career Expo

March 11 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Richmond’s Premier Professional Job Fair

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$38

Intuitive Tarot: Another Tool in Your Toolbox

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Carrington Brown, Mattie Coll Add another tool to your toolbox to gain access to the subconscious mind through a Jungian lens. Class will be held on Zoom. More information or register here: https://htru.io/RUqG www.innerworkcenter.org

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Free

Down to the Details: Transportation and other Logistics when Adults with Disabilities Prepare to Enter the Workforce

March 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn about: – A Multiprong Approach to Transportation Planning – Safety Unsupervised: Learn From Parents Past – Getting the Details Lined Up: Emails, IDs, Online Applications Keynote Speakers: Kelsey Chalder -Travel Trainer at GRTC & Kathy Matthews – VP of Family Support & Services Planning Co-Director at Eli’s Village

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FREE

FREE! Queer Richmond Sangha

March 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Third Wednesday of each month (2.16, 3.16, 4.20, 5.18, 6.15, 7.20, 8.17, 9.21, 10.19, 11.16, 12.21) 6:30-8pm Facilitator: Anne Carle Carson Please see registration confirmation email for zoom link (it may be in your spam folder) The Queer Richmond Sangha (QRS) welcomes and serves people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual or otherwise gender or sexuality non-conforming. QRS offers a community for exploring topics of dharma and meditation from and for the LGBTQIA+ perspective. Rumi said:…

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Free

FREE! Coming HOME: Begin Within (A Sacred Space for Black & Brown People)

March 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

FREE Drop-in Date: 3rd Saturday of each month, starting February 19, 2022 Time: Noon – 1:30pm & Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, starting March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Location: Virtually on zoom Facilitators: rotating Innerwork Center facilitators This space will focus on RE-member-ing who we are as beautiful black and brown people. Together we will engage in self-care tools, returning to our breath and sharing in the foundations of our culture. You will feel: Connected and at…

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Free

Virtual Information Session: Be a Child Advocate

March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Henrico CASA activates trained volunteers to help our county’s most vulnerable children thrive in safe, loving homes. Will you join us in our mission to ensure every child that has experienced abuse or neglect has a voice? Volunteers advocate for children aged from newborn to eighteen. Advocates come from all walks of life including a variety of professional and educational backgrounds. No special experience is required. This virtual information session is the first step in learning more about volunteering as…

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$25

Interfaith Panel: Spirituality & Mindfulness

March 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Korantema Pierce Williams, Lisa Halberstadt, Sheila Battle, Amal Damaj Explore how mindfulness shows up in the world’s faith traditions and how you can use the practice to deepen your own spiritual journey. Class will be held on Zoom. More information or register here: https://htru.io/RUs0 www.innerworkcenter.org

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$25

SoulCollage

March 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Cheryl Groce-Wright Gain insights into this time in your life and tell your own individual story working with collage and journaling. Class will be held in person at the Innerwork Center. More information or register here: https://htru.io/RUqF www.innerworkcenter.org

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Free

Spring Board Connector

March 29 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

LMR’s bi-annual networking event bringing nonprofits together with community leaders in search of board service.

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April 2022

Free

FREE! Coming HOME: Begin Within (A Sacred Space for Black & Brown People)

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

FREE Drop-in Date: 3rd Saturday of each month, starting February 19, 2022 Time: Noon – 1:30pm Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, starting March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Location: Virtually on zoom Facilitators: rotating Innerwork Center facilitators This space will focus on RE-member-ing who we are as beautiful black and brown people. Together we will engage in self-care tools, returning to our breath and sharing in the foundations of our culture. You will feel: Connected and at HOME…

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Free

FREE! Coming HOME: Begin Within (A Sacred Space for Black & Brown People)

April 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

FREE Drop-in Date: 3rd Saturday of each month, starting February 19, 2022 Time: Noon – 1:30pm & Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, starting March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Location: Virtually on zoom Facilitators: rotating Innerwork Center facilitators This space will focus on RE-member-ing who we are as beautiful black and brown people. Together we will engage in self-care tools, returning to our breath and sharing in the foundations of our culture. You will feel: Connected and at…

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FREE

FREE! Queer Richmond Sangha

April 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Third Wednesday of each month (2.16, 3.16, 4.20, 5.18, 6.15, 7.20, 8.17, 9.21, 10.19, 11.16, 12.21) 6:30-8pm Facilitator: Anne Carle Carson Please see registration confirmation email for zoom link (it may be in your spam folder) The Queer Richmond Sangha (QRS) welcomes and serves people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual or otherwise gender or sexuality non-conforming. QRS offers a community for exploring topics of dharma and meditation from and for the LGBTQIA+ perspective. Rumi said:…

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Free

Northstar Academy Open House

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northstar Academy provides instruction for students who have academic, physical or social challenges ages 5-21. We serve students from localities across Central Virginia including students from 16 different school systems. This informal open house is open to everyone! Priority enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year is currently happening. Discover if Northstar can be your child’s next educational home. Drop by our campus anytime between the hours of 9am-12pm on April 23rd and you will have the opportunity to: – Tour…

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Free

Northstar Career Academy Open House

April 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northstar Career Academy builds pathways to employment for young adults with academic, physical or social challenges ages 16-24 by empowering them to gain industry experience, increase productivity at work and boost confidence through work-based learning and onsite coaching. We serve students from localities across Central Virginia including students from 16 different school systems. This informal open house is open to everyone! Come see if Northstar Career Academy is right for your young adult. Drop by our campus between the hours…

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May 2022

Free

FREE! Coming HOME: Begin Within (A Sacred Space for Black & Brown People)

May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

FREE Drop-in Date: 3rd Saturday of each month, starting February 19, 2022 Time: Noon – 1:30pm Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, starting March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Location: Virtually on zoom Facilitators: rotating Innerwork Center facilitators This space will focus on RE-member-ing who we are as beautiful black and brown people. Together we will engage in self-care tools, returning to our breath and sharing in the foundations of our culture. You will feel: Connected and at HOME…

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FREE

Affordable Housing Bike Tour

May 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Better Housing Coalition’s Young Professionals’ Board on, Wednesday, May 18th from 6-8PM for a 3 mile, mostly flat bike tour of Church Hill to see first-hand how BHC is serving the historic neighborhood by transforming blighted properties and preserving housing affordability. The ride will be followed by an optional networking happy hour in the Goodwyn at Union Hill Community Room. Bring your own bike, utilize the nearby bike share station, or we will have a small number of bikes…

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Free

SOAR365’s Annual Leadership Workshop

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join SOAR365’s Next Generation Council for their Annual Leadership Workshop! This free and virtual event will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2022, from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. Connect with accomplished leaders in the Richmond area to delve into topics that will enhance your leadership perspective. We will discuss the importance of nonprofits serving children, introduce you to civic engagement, and explore how to help your favorite nonprofit – no matter your life stage. The workshop is free for all…

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Free

$1600/month – Join a Literacy Lab info session!

May 10 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

The Literacy Lab is hiring for 15 full-time Literacy Tutors to serve students in Greater Richmond starting in August 2022.

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$35

The History of Virginia Craft Beer (Virtual)

May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Virginia’s craft beer scene is alive and well with more than 300 breweries and brewpubs around the state. Learn how this vibrant scene evolved-from the earliest days of settlers in Jamestown to the aftermath of Prohibition and the passage of game-changing legislation in 2012. Relax at home and sample suggested beers from some of Virginia’s iconic craft breweries as we follow the path of creative brewing in the Old Dominion. [

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FREE

FREE! Queer Richmond Sangha

May 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Third Wednesday of each month (2.16, 3.16, 4.20, 5.18, 6.15, 7.20, 8.17, 9.21, 10.19, 11.16, 12.21) 6:30-8pm Facilitator: Anne Carle Carson Please see registration confirmation email for zoom link (it may be in your spam folder) The Queer Richmond Sangha (QRS) welcomes and serves people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual or otherwise gender or sexuality non-conforming. QRS offers a community for exploring topics of dharma and meditation from and for the LGBTQIA+ perspective. Rumi said:…

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Free

Playtime for Mental Health

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Take a break for Mental Health Awareness Month and join us on Saturday, May 21st any time between 11:00 and 3:00 at Harry Daniel Park in Chesterfield.⁠ ⁠ Bring the family! Join us for games, food, giveaways, screen printing, live music, corn hole and even an ice cream truck! Plus tips for staying healthy mentally and physically!⁠ ⁠

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Free

FREE! Coming HOME: Begin Within (A Sacred Space for Black & Brown People)

May 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

FREE Drop-in Date: 3rd Saturday of each month, starting February 19, 2022 Time: Noon – 1:30pm & Date: 1st Tuesday of each month, starting March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30pm Location: Virtually on zoom Facilitators: rotating Innerwork Center facilitators This space will focus on RE-member-ing who we are as beautiful black and brown people. Together we will engage in self-care tools, returning to our breath and sharing in the foundations of our culture. You will feel: Connected and at…

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