3 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND
“Let’s Chalk About it”
PETERSBURG — James House is hosting “Let’s Chalk About It” as part of Friday for the Arts! on Oct. 12, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at James House Petersburg office, 229 N. Sycamore St. Come out and join with other community members to create fun, compelling, exciting sidewalk art celebrating healthy relationships of all kinds. For questions or additional information, contact Jane at 804-458-2704 or jane@ thejameshouse.org. James House provides support, advocacy, and education for people in the Greater Tri-Cities Region affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. All services are trauma-informed, cost-free, confidential, and available in both English and Spanish. The 24-hour crisis line is 804-458-2840. For more information, visit www.thejameshouse.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wise Produktionz, Street Dreams Acting Camp acting workshop
PETERSBURG — Wise Produktionz, Street Dreams Acting Camp is conducting an acting workshop for ages 15 – adults taught by Mia Speight, actress and acting coach on HBO, TV One and ID. Mia has her BFA in theater from Shenandoah University in Winchester. She’s also had training in industrial, classical scene study and Shakespeare festival. Her experience in the industry ranges from voiceover, television, commercial, feature/short films, theater, and stock.
The workshop will be conducted at Virginia State University in Foster Hall room 200 on Oct. 27 from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Bring your monologue if you want it to be critiqued. Lunch will be provided. The event is sponsored by Most Amaze Entertainment. The special guest will be Cicely Carter of CcMe Health & Beauty Bar to discuss skincare. The cost of the workshop is $80 until Oct. 20. After Oct. 20 the price jumps to $100; get your discount during early registration at www.wiseproduktionzllc. bigcartel.com.
If you are interested in boosting your acting skills or it’s something you’ve always wanted to do but couldn’t, here is your opportunity. Bring 3 paid people and your attendance is free. Space is limited. For more information, contact Chica Casey at 661-241-3410.
Classic Movie Saturdays
HOPEWELL — The Appomattox Regional Library System, ARLS, presents a program for all ages: Classic Movie Saturdays at the Hopewell Library. The events will take place at the Hopewell Library, 209 E. Cawson St. at 11 a.m. for a classic film and snacks on the following dates: Oct. 20: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Nov. 3: Toy Story
Nov. 17: The Wizard of Oz For additional information on events and resources at the Appomattox Regional Library System, please visit www.arls.org or call 804-458-6329.