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October-May, Saturdays
ROLLER SKATING
Albemarle County Parks and Recreation.
Greenwood Community Center is open every Saturday night for roller skating. Disco light, too! Greenwood Community Center.  Directions: 865 Greenwood Road, Crozet. From Charlottesville: Take 64 West to Crozet, Exit 107 250 West, take a right onto Rt. 690, take a right Rt. 691 - Jarmans Gap Road. The center is on the right.  6-9pm.  $skate rental $3, bring your own skates $2, entrance fee for non-skaters $2.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-5844. 
 
May 27, Wednesday
MAKE IT & TAKE IT: KEY CREATE
JMRL - Gordon Avenue Library.
The key to a great summer vacation? A unique, handcrafted keychain. Drop in to make one or give to someone you love. No registration required. Gordon Avenue Library.  3-5pm.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 296-5544. 
 
May 28, Thursday
MOVIE NIGHT AT SIPS & CINEMA: JURASSIC PARK
Early Mountain Vineyards.
Break out your picnic blankets and lawn chairs for an outdoor movie. Tickets include a bag of popcorn! Food trucks, Early Mountain Vineyard wine, and movie snacks for sale. Early Mountain Vineyards, 6109 Wolftown-Hood Road, Madison.  8pm.  $6, children 3 and under are free.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 540-948-9005 . 
 
May 30, Saturday
ANNUAL WVPT KIDS' BOOK FESTIVAL
WVPT.
Fun for the whole family, including storytellers, snacks, free books for the little ones, crafts and activities that promote health and safety. Rockingham Fairgrounds.  11am-2pm.  $Free.  All ages welcome.  Contact: Barbara Roadcap.  Email: broadcap@wvpt.net. For details, please click this link.  For more info call: (800) 345-9878. . 
 
May 30, Saturday
CURED: BACON FESTIVAL
A celebration of bacon. nTelos Wireless Pavilion.  1-5pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
February-May, Saturdays
GLASS CUTTING SEMINAR
Blue Ridge Beads & Glass.
Crozet Artist, Jerry O'Dell, will teach the art of cutting glass in a free seminar at our new location. For all ages, reservation required, space limited to 4. Blue Ridge Beads & Glass 5730A Three Notch'd Rd, Crozet.  3pm.  $ Free.  All ages welcome.  Contact: Jerry O'Dell.  Email: jerry.odell@blueridgebeads-glass.com. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 823-4237. 
 
May 30, Saturday
GRAND OPENING SPRING CREEK PEDIATRIC DENTIST & ORTHODONTIST
Charlottesville Pediatric Dentistry and Charlottesville Orthodontics.
Tour the new Spring Creek office plus fun activities, SPCA puppies, tie-dyeing t-shirts, raffles and more. Zion Crossroads.  12-4pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
May 30, Saturday
KESWICK HUNT CLUB 5K
Keswick Hunt Club.
Pre-registered kids under 12 run FREE in either the Kids' Mile or the Kids' Scramble. The first 25 entries get free t-shirts. Great prizes for both events. Parents and older siblings can run in the 5K trail race. Food, drink and a wine tasting follow the races. Castalia Farm, Keswick.  5pm.  $See website for details.  For details, please click this link. 
 
May 30, Saturday
RAMBLIN' RABBIT 5K
Blue Ridge Rotary Club.
Walkers and runners of all abilities are encouraged to sign up. There will be fun activities for the whole family after the race, such as food trucks, live music and more! This year the race benefits Live Arts assisted listening program. PVCC.  6:30 am registration and check-in, 5k starts at 8 am.  $35.  For details, please click this link. 
 
May 30, Saturday
STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
Stanardsville United Methodist Church.
The event features the famous Strawberry Breakfast, as well as strawberry cakes, pies, slushies, and desserts. Lunch will be served as well. Enjoy your strawberries while listening to great gospel music, having your face painted, browsing craft booths, or watching local cloggers and square dancers. For the car enthusiast there is an antique car show. Sign up to participate in the 5k run/ walk. Proceeds will benefit Stanardsville United Methodist Church and local missions. Stanardsville United Methodist Church.  7am-3pm.  All ages welcome.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 985-3888. 
 
May 29-31, Friday-Sunday
"HOPE FLOATS" SIDEWALK SALE
The Fresh Market.
Sale to benefit JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. The Fresh Market will offer picnic-style items including signature root beer floats (regular and sugar-free), each for a $2 donation. The Fresh Market, Rio Rd..  11am-6pm.  For details, please click this link. 
 
May 31, Sunday
MINI RHUBARB PIE WORKSHOP
Mudhouse Crozet.
This workshop is geared towards adults and young adults with supervision as it will be held in a professional kitchen. Make (and eat) treats for your family and friends. Space is limited. Reserve online. Mudhouse Crozet.  2-4pm.  $20.  Recommended for ages 13 to 108.  Contact: Margot Diaz.  Email: margot@mudhouse.com. Reservations are required.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 823-2240. 
 
June 1, Monday
ROMP DANCE DAY
JMRL - Central Library.
Drop in and jump and wiggle. Dance with scarves, shakers and rhythm instruments. For ages 2-5 with an adult. No registration is required. Central Library.  Directions: 201 E. Market Street.  10:30am.  $Free.  For details, please click this link.  For more info call: 979-7151. 
 

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