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*Main Calendar

  1. NekoCon 21

    November 2, 2018, 9:00 AM - November 4, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Hampton Convention Center

    The Hampton Roads Convention Center welcomes back Nov. 2-4 more than 3,000 otkau (fanboys and fangirls) to NekoCon, a Japanese anime convention featuring everything from cosplay to LARP (live-action-role-playing) in which attendees dress up as their favorite anime characters and become part of the action. Members are welcome to attend various panels and workshops, purchase merchandise in the dealers room, and be a part of main attractions like karaoke contests, art shows, and nightly dances.

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  2. Civil War Journey: The Maps and Sketches of Private Robert Sneden exhibit opens

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    "Civil War Journey" is an extraordinary touring exhibition organized by the Virginia Museum of History & Culture. Eyewitness accounts and images from the Civil War memoir of Union soldier, cartographer, and Confederate prisoner of war Robert Knox Sneden are showcased in an exhibition of 45 watercolor maps and drawings that provide a unique and mesmerizing perspective on the Civil War.

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  3. Health Insurance Marketplace Kickoff

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ West Hampton Community Center

    Residents are encouraged to come learn about the healthcare insurance marketplace, the expansion of Medicaid in Virginia, and how to enroll in the program at the 2019 Health Insurance Marketplace Kickoff. There will also be health screenings and other resources. The enrollment period is Nov. 1-Dec. 15. On Dec. 14 and 15, a "Mega Holiday Health Insurance Market Place & Medicaid Enrollfest" will be held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. For more information, call 757-287-0277 or visit www.celebratehealthcare.net.

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  4. Buckroe Beach Beer Festival

    November 3, 2018, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Buckroe Beach and Park

    In lieu of the farmers market, Hampton will hold a beer festival on Nov. 3. Sample more than 20 different craft beers, dig into some amazing BBQ and seafood, and listen as some of the best blues musicians in Hampton Roads take the stage at the Buckroe Beach Park Pavilion. At 12:30 p.m., Unleaded will deliver an entertaining performance. At 3 p.m., Bobby Blackhat and the Bobby Blackhat Band will take the mic to bring us home with some down home blues. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door.

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Community Centers - Fort Monroe

  1. Sitting Volleyball

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Fort Monroe Community Center

    Play volleyball sitting down! Everyone can Play! Able bodied and Disabled play together.

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  2. Boccia Indoor Play

    November 3, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Fort Monroe Gym

    Boccia is a precision ball sport. Able bodied and disabled compete to get closest to the “Jack”. Fun for all ages. Families welcomed. Time 10:30am-11:30am

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Community Centers - North Phoebus

  1. North Phoebus Select Basketball Camp & Mentoring

    November 3, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ North Phoebus Community Center

    North Phoebus Select Basketball Camp & Mentoring, Saturdays, September 8-November 17, 2pm-4pm, Free with PRLS Memberships

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Community Centers - West Hampton

  1. Kardio Kraz Xpress Fitness

    November 3, 2018, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Multipurpose Room

    Join us for this new fitness packed class and get on the Kardio Kraz Express train!! Attend Monday and Wednesday, 5:30pm; plus Saturday at 8:30am. NON-MEMBERS RATE • WALK-UP FEE $7 PER CLASS • MONTHLY RATE $50 UNLIMITED CLASSES MEMBERS RATE • CENTER YEARLY MEMBERSHIP FEE $20 • WALK-UP FEE $5 PER CLASS OR BECOME A KARDIO KRAZ XPRESS MEMBER: • CENTER YEARLY MEMBERSHIP FEE $20 • MONTHLY XPRESS MEMBER RATE $40 UNLIMITED CLASSES XPRESS MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES: • UNLIMITED CLASSES • SAT MORNING WEIGH IN • WEEKLY MEAL TRACKERS • MONTHLY BMI • BODY MEASUREMENTS & PICTURES AT THE START OF YOUR PROGRAM

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Economic Development - Events

  1. Start Peninsula

    November 2, 2018, 5:30 PM - November 4, 2018, 8:30 PM @ Applied Research Center

    Start Peninsula is a weekend-long event to stimulate entrepreneurial growth in the local community by connecting early stage businesses to validation, opportunities and resources. Start Peninsula is part pitch competition, part business education and part celebration of local businesses in Hampton Roads. Dozens of entrepreneurs connect with business leaders and mentors during this event that showcases early stage businesses. Start Peninsula has been held annually in different Peninsula localities since 2012. Jason Calacanis will be the keynote speaker on Friday. Calacanis is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, podcaster and writer and has written a best-selling book, "Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups." Calacanis has invested in 150 early-stage startups including six that have already achieved billion-dollar valuations. His investments include Uber and Thumbtack.

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Exhibits

  1. ‘NASA: Hampton Takes Flight’ exhibit

    March 17, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 1, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    The story of Hampton’s leading role in aeronautics and space exploration is presented in the exhibit “NASA: Hampton Takes Flight.” In this update to the museum’s Hampton History Galleries, visitors can experience 100 years of NASA history from its early days as NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics) to the Space Race. The exhibit celebrates the NACA and NASA’s singular history and immeasurable contribution to the Hampton community. This installation features artifacts and images recently acquired from NASA Langley Research Center. This will be the first step in refreshing the museum’s 20th Century Galleries, and accompanies “When the Computer Wore a Skirt: NASA’s Human Computers,” that opened in January 2017.

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  2. Civil War Journey: The Maps and Sketches of Private Robert Sneden exhibit opens

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - May 2, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    "Civil War Journey" is an extraordinary touring exhibition organized by the Virginia Museum of History & Culture. Eyewitness accounts and images from the Civil War memoir of Union soldier, cartographer, and Confederate prisoner of war Robert Knox Sneden are showcased in an exhibition of 45 watercolor maps and drawings that provide a unique and mesmerizing perspective on the Civil War. The exhibit opens Nov. 3, 2018.

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  3. Virginia Glass Guild Juried Exhibition 2018

    November 3, 2018, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Charles Taylor Visual Arts Center

    Tuesday-Friday, 10am-6pm and Saturday-Sunday, 1pm-5pm, through Dec. 2.

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Hampton History Museum

  1. Civil War Journey: The Maps and Sketches of Private Robert Sneden exhibit opens

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Hampton History Museum

    "Civil War Journey" is an extraordinary touring exhibition organized by the Virginia Museum of History & Culture. Eyewitness accounts and images from the Civil War memoir of Union soldier, cartographer, and Confederate prisoner of war Robert Knox Sneden are showcased in an exhibition of 45 watercolor maps and drawings that provide a unique and mesmerizing perspective on the Civil War.

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  2. Haunted Horse Rides on Hampton Carousel

    November 3, 2018, 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Carousel Park & Hampton Carousel

    Trick or Treating with the Headless Horseman and free candy are part of the fun of Haunted Horse Rides at the historic Hampton Carousel this Halloween season. Rides are Tuesdays through Sundays, Oct. 9-Nov. 4. The carousel and its finely carved and painted horses will be decorated, and carousel staff will be in costume for a frightfully good time. But beware — one of the carousel horses will be occupied by the infamous Headless Horseman. Rides only $1. Built in 1920, the carousel is completely restored to its original beauty and housed in its own weather-protected pavilion on the city’s downtown waterfront. Call 757-727-1102 for more information.

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Libraries

  1. "Come Write In" National Novel Writing Month @ Main Library

    November 1, 2018, 10:00 AM - November 30, 2018, 12:00 PM @ Main Library - Special Collections Room (2nd Floor)

    As a special favor to our writing friends, for November only, our Special Collections Department during their hours open, graciously opens its doors to NaNoWriMo participants. Write or research your novels—or any creative writing projects—in this peaceful, inspiring setting. When you sign in, be sure to write “Come Write In” next to your name.

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  2. Harold & the Purple Crayon Craft @ Willow Oaks Branch Library

    November 3, 2018, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Willow Oaks Branch Library

    Stop by the library during the first three Saturdays in November to enjoy crafts based on popular picture books. Celebrate Picture Book Month by checking out your favorite book after you finish the craft. All supplies will be provided. These crafts will take place in the children's area but all ages are welcome to participate.

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Parks & Recreation - Community Gardens

  1. Year Round Gardening Class

    November 3, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ North Phoebus Community Center

    Join us and discuss how crop selection and season extenders can help you achieve successful year round gardening in our climate.

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