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February 2022

$240

Weekly Studio Art Class

February 9, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - February 2, 2023 @ 9:00 pm

Ongoing weekly impressionist oil painting classes by Mark Hierholzer, voted “Best Art Instructor for Adults” in 2017 by Richmond Magazine. All materials provided. Classes are offered on Mondays from 1:30 to 4pm in six-session cycles for $240.

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April 2022

$7 – $14

M&T Bank’s Butterflies LIVE! as part of Pollinator Power

April 16 @ 10:00 am - October 10 @ 5:00 pm

Butterflies LIVE! allows you to get up-close and personal with hundreds of fluttering beauties. This is an indoor exhibit filled with fun family activities for all ages. Hundreds of tropical butterflies feed, flutter and take flight all around you. Explore their origins, preferred habitats and lifecycles. Photos are permitted, but we ask those taking photos to be respectful of other guests. The exhibit is ever-changing, so every time you visit, you’re likely to see something new.

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September 2022

Free

CASA Fall Training

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - October 20 @ 9:00 pm

CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for children who have been abused or neglected. They make sure the child’s needs are heard – in the community and in the courtroom – and serve as a caring, consistent adult in a child’s life. The Fall training dates are as follows: Sept. 19/22 Sept. 24th Saturday Session Sept. 26/29 Oct. 3/6 Oct. 10/13 Swearing in: Oct. 20th Nov. 10th – Follow-up Training Session

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Free

Back to School Mentor Open House

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

With a new school year starting, it’s a great time to mentor youth at a school near you! Having a mentor can make a huge difference for a young person, including helping them achieve more in their academics and feel a sense of belonging in their school. WHAT: MENTOR Virginia is teaming up with 11 different mentoring programs in Central Virginia to virtually host a “Back to School Mentor Open House” this fall! WHO: The open house is an opportunity…

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Free

The Importance of Building Long-Lasting Relationships on the Road to Self-Sustainability

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

SCAN’s Tamika Daniel will lead a conversation on how Relationships are a vital part of Self-Sustainability. This event is in partnership with Peter Paul.

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October 2022

Free

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

October 4 @ 9:30 am - October 5 @ 11:30 am

At CAPUP, we’re all about making the lives of our community better through top-notch, human-centered programs and services. Ready to start your search for employment, but unsure of how to get started in this age of advancing technology? Join us for our Basic Computer Skills Workshop to learn the foundational skills that will enhance your experience as a jobseeker. For more information or to register, contact Stephanie Baccus at sbaccus@capup.org or (804) 788-0050, Extension 149.

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VCU Online Universal Design for Learning Regional Conference Call for Submissions

October 21

VCU Online and Continuing and Professional Education will host its inaugural regional conference on Universal Design for Learning at the Omni Richmond Hotel, 100 S. 12th St. The event will kick off with a pre-conference event on Monday, June 19, 2023, followed by the conference, Tuesday-Thursday, June 20-22, 2023. Join both higher education and P-12 faculty and staff colleagues to explore the intersection of UDL with the ideals of diversity, equity and inclusion. Submissions to present are invited through Oct.…

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$20 – $25

Genealogy Workshop | Newspaper Research at the Library of Virginia

October 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

From birth, graduation, and marriage announcements to general articles and obituaries, newspapers offer a rich supply of material for genealogical research. Discover how to access the Library of Virginia’s many newspaper resources. This in-person workshop will provide instruction on searching the Library’s collection of original and microfilmed newspapers, as well as the newspaper collections of other large libraries throughout Virginia. Explore how to search a broad array of digital newspaper databases, like Virginia Chronicle, Chronicling America, and the Library’s own…

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November 2022

Free

Basic Computer Skills Workshop

November 1 @ 9:30 am - November 2 @ 11:30 am

At CAPUP, we’re all about making the lives of our community better through top-notch, human-centered programs and services. Ready to start your search for employment, but unsure of how to get started in this age of advancing technology? Join us for our Basic Computer Skills Workshop to learn the foundational skills that will enhance your experience as a jobseeker. For more information or to register, contact Stephanie Baccus at sbaccus@capup.org or (804) 788-0050, Extension 149.

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Free

Northstar Academy & Career Center Open House

November 10 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Northstar provides instruction for students who have academic, physical or social challenges ages five through young adult. Northstar serves students from localities across Central Virginia including students from 16 different school systems. This informal open house is open to everyone! Discover if Northstar can be your student’s next educational home. Drop by our campus anytime between the hours of 4pm-7pm on November 10th and you will have the opportunity to: – Tour our NEW campus – Learn about our Academy…

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