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Tomorrow's Saturday SUN-Days has been canceled due to the anticipated cloud cover. Join us for the next scheduled event ...
03/18/2022

Tomorrow's Saturday SUN-Days has been canceled due to the anticipated cloud cover. Join us for the next scheduled event on April 16, 10 am - 1 pm at Elizabeth River Park.

All ages are welcome to join this Guided Nature Hike along the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail. A park naturalist will lead the...
03/18/2022

All ages are welcome to join this Guided Nature Hike along the Dismal Swamp Canal Trail. A park naturalist will lead the way while identifying wildlife, vegetation, and the significance of the land. This program is free, but spaces are limited and registration is required. Secure your spot by visiting https://bit.ly/3KPWJOs

03/17/2022

There are still hidden lucky leprechaun rocks to be found at Northwest River Park! Find one and claim your prize at the park's Ranger Station.

Funds from the City of Chesapeake License Plate Program are available for use on beautification projects throughout the ...
03/16/2022

Funds from the City of Chesapeake License Plate Program are available for use on beautification projects throughout the City. Residents may apply to use the funds on public property. To learn more, or apply, visit https://bit.ly/3tZPJI5

Chesapeake Environmental Improvement Council - CEIC

The Back Bay Amateur Astronomers return to Elizabeth River Park, this Saturday from 10 am - 1 pm, for Saturday SUN-Days!...
03/15/2022

The Back Bay Amateur Astronomers return to Elizabeth River Park, this Saturday from 10 am - 1 pm, for Saturday SUN-Days! Arrive any time during program hours to safely view the sun, sun spots, and solar flares through a variety of telescopes. This program is free and weather dependent. No registration is required.

The first Chesapeake Recycles Day of the year is this coming Saturday. Drop off your household hazardous waste, donation...
03/14/2022

The first Chesapeake Recycles Day of the year is this coming Saturday. Drop off your household hazardous waste, donations for Goodwill, sensitive documents for shredding, and general recyclables. For a complete list of accepted items, visit www.CityofChesapeake.net/recyclesday

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism.  To find out more and to apply, visit https...
03/14/2022

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism. To find out more and to apply, visit https://tinyurl.com/43xnvwu4.

03/13/2022

The mystery of Northwest River Park has returned! Watch this quick video to learn how you can help clean up the case and win a special prize!

Tomorrow's Battle Walk has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 16. While this Battle Walk program is full, there are mo...
03/11/2022

Tomorrow's Battle Walk has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 16. While this Battle Walk program is full, there are more opportunities to participate. The next Battle Walk tour will be held on Saturday, June 11 with registration opening Wednesday, May 11

Welcome spring with an outdoor adventure during this month's Trail Tots program! Tailored for ages 3 - 5, youth will enj...
03/11/2022

Welcome spring with an outdoor adventure during this month's Trail Tots program! Tailored for ages 3 - 5, youth will enjoy a short hike, story, and themed activity at Bells Mill Park. Spaces are limited and registration is required. To sign up visit https://bit.ly/3mocyCQ

Youth will learn cheers, chants, motions, jumps and dance during this energetic Cheerleading Skills class. The next sess...
03/10/2022

Youth will learn cheers, chants, motions, jumps and dance during this energetic Cheerleading Skills class. The next session begins March 17, registration is required. Sign up your child by visiting https://bit.ly/37loNuQ

Sign up today to participate in a Trash Can Painting Contest, at Bells Mill Park, on Saturday, March 26. Supplies will b...
03/09/2022

Sign up today to participate in a Trash Can Painting Contest, at Bells Mill Park, on Saturday, March 26. Supplies will be provided. Art will be voted on via Facebook and winners will receive a prize pack! All ages are invited to participate.

To RSVP e-mail [email protected] or [email protected]

@Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast

Only a few spaces remain for this month's Colonial Garden Tour at Battlefield Park. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the...
03/08/2022

Only a few spaces remain for this month's Colonial Garden Tour at Battlefield Park. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the gardens and urban forest while learning facts along the way. This program is free, but registration is required. Secure your spot by visiting https://bit.ly/3hSXhH7

This is the final week to register for Adult Spring Softball. To find out more, and register a team before Friday's dead...
03/07/2022

This is the final week to register for Adult Spring Softball. To find out more, and register a team before Friday's deadline, visit www.CityofChesapeake.net/athletics

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism.  To find out more and to apply, visit https...
03/07/2022

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism. To find out more and to apply, visit https://tinyurl.com/43xnvwu4.

National Day of Unplugging begins tonight at sundown and runs through tomorrow, Saturday, March 5. Chesapeake parks are ...
03/04/2022

National Day of Unplugging begins tonight at sundown and runs through tomorrow, Saturday, March 5. Chesapeake parks are the perfect way to celebrate the day, so unplug yourself from electronics and get outside! Parks help kids move more and stay healthy. How do your kids like to unplug and get active? Share your unplugged photos in the comments below #Parks4Health

Calling all Crafters! We are now accepting vendor applications for the 2022 Holiday Craft Show this November. Items must...
03/03/2022

Calling all Crafters! We are now accepting vendor applications for the 2022 Holiday Craft Show this November. Items must be handmade and of original design. Early bird applications close on March 31, so don't delay! Find out more information about the Craft Show and how to apply as a vendor by visiting https://bit.ly/36mxHVc

The Great American Cleanup is happening later this month! Sites are available in Chesapeake and you can sign up as an in...
03/03/2022
Great American Cleanup - askHRgreen.org

The Great American Cleanup is happening later this month! Sites are available in Chesapeake and you can sign up as an individual or group. Supplies will be available to assist in the cleanup, register through www.askHRgreen.org

The Great American CleanupTM is the largest grassroots community involvement program in the United States. Cleanup events will be taking place all across Hampton Roads, and we hope everyone—individuals, families, school groups, clubs and civic organizations—will pick a project and participate th...

Join the Back Bay Amateur Astronomers for March's Skywatch program, this Saturday, at Northwest River Park's Equestrian ...
03/02/2022

Join the Back Bay Amateur Astronomers for March's Skywatch program, this Saturday, at Northwest River Park's Equestrian area. The astronomers will provide a variety of telescopes to view the night sky through, but also offer assistance with troubleshooting personal scopes - arrive an hour before sunset for an informal Telescoping 101 introduction. This event is free and weather dependent. No registration is required.

We're looking for instructors to lead our 55 & Better Zumba Gold/Toning and Youth Gymnastics courses. Interested? Give u...
03/01/2022

We're looking for instructors to lead our 55 & Better Zumba Gold/Toning and Youth Gymnastics courses. Interested? Give us a call at 757-382-6411

It's back! A new season of Nature Academy in Nature's Classroom begins soon. Registration for the first class opens tomo...
02/28/2022

It's back! A new season of Nature Academy in Nature's Classroom begins soon. Registration for the first class opens tomorrow, March 1. Registration is required, spaces are limited and fill quickly. To sign your child up visit https://bit.ly/3K0OdMi

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism.  To find out more and to apply, visit https...
02/28/2022

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism. To find out more and to apply, visit https://tinyurl.com/43xnvwu4.

We're in need of Soccer Coaches for the upcoming spring season! Head coaches must be 18 or older and assistant coaches 1...
02/24/2022

We're in need of Soccer Coaches for the upcoming spring season! Head coaches must be 18 or older and assistant coaches 16 or older. This is a great opportunity to give back to the community, mentor youth, have fun, and build your resume! Think you're a good fit? Give us a call at 757-382-6411.

Battle Walk returns at Battlefield Park! The first guided tour will be on Saturday, March 12. This program is geared tow...
02/23/2022

Battle Walk returns at Battlefield Park! The first guided tour will be on Saturday, March 12. This program is geared towards teens and adults, but all ages are permitted to attend. Registration is required, to sign-up visit https://bit.ly/350kzYJ

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism.  To find out more and to apply, visit https...
02/21/2022

This week's job opportunities with Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism. To find out more and to apply, visit https://tinyurl.com/43xnvwu4.

The registration deadline for Spring Coed Soccer has been extended until next Friday, February 25. To learn more and reg...
02/18/2022

The registration deadline for Spring Coed Soccer has been extended until next Friday, February 25. To learn more and register visit www.CityofChesapeake.net/Athletics

02/18/2022
Time is running out to register for the Chesapeake Clean and Green Poster Contest! The contest is open to all Chesapeake...
02/17/2022

Time is running out to register for the Chesapeake Clean and Green Poster Contest! The contest is open to all Chesapeake students, public, private and homeschool, in grades K - 12. The registration deadline is March 1; posters must be completed by March 25. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each grade category. For contest rules and to register a child or classroom, visit https://bit.ly/3yxhFFa

Spaces remain for this Saturday's Guided Nature Hike - Backyard Bird Count at Deep Creek Lock Park! A park naturalist wi...
02/16/2022

Spaces remain for this Saturday's Guided Nature Hike - Backyard Bird Count at Deep Creek Lock Park! A park naturalist will guide you through the park as you identify and record birds sighted along the way. All ages are welcome, registration is required. Sign up for this free program by visiting https://bit.ly/3HFB0Ia

There are only a couple days left to register for the upcoming Eating Well on a Budget class, taught by a registered die...
02/16/2022

There are only a couple days left to register for the upcoming Eating Well on a Budget class, taught by a registered dietician from Nuleeu Nutrition And Wellness, LLC. Learn how your unique nutrition needs can align with easy, budget-friendly meal planning and eating patterns. Registration is required, sign up by this Friday, February 18, at https://bit.ly/3r7fm8m

The Back Bay Amateur Astronomers will be at Northwest River Park's equestrian area, this Saturday, February 19, for Skyw...
02/15/2022

The Back Bay Amateur Astronomers will be at Northwest River Park's equestrian area, this Saturday, February 19, for Skywatch! View planets, nebula and more through an assortment of telescopes. This program is free and weather dependent. No registration is required.

02/15/2022
There's only one week left to register your child for Spring Coed Soccer in Chesapeake! Sign your child up before the re...
02/14/2022

There's only one week left to register your child for Spring Coed Soccer in Chesapeake! Sign your child up before the registration deadline on Monday, February 21. Volunteer coaches are also needed. To register your child, and learn more about becoming a coach or assistant coach, visit www.CityofChesapeake.net/Athletics

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Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
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Aurelia Hammack had a great time searching for Easter Eggs this morning, She even found a Golden Egg!
Would anyone like to add to this list? ❤️🎄
Attention CNAs in the Barco, NC area (local, per diem - not travel) How about some extra CA$H for the holiday season with per diem shifts? New Hire bonus for per diem CNAS in NC / Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Per Diem - Barco, NC Location: Barco, NC Base Pay: Up to $19/hr + COVID differential Shifts Available: 3:00pm-11:00pm & 11:00pm-7:00am (2nd and 3rd sh*ts) Setting: Long Term Care MUST BE LICENSED IN NORTH CAROLINA, 1 yr. LTC EXPERIENCE. MAS Medical Staffing is looking to add to its per diem team for upcoming assignments in Barco, NC - Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA). The ideal candidate will hold a current nursing assistant license and possess 1-3 years of experience. This individual will work with patients in a long term care setting. To apply: https://tinyurl.com/y2j8b7eb
My name is Andi Mabry and I am conducting research related to COVID-19 and the Tourism Industry for a class at ODU. If you work in the tourism industry would you please take a few minutes to fill out this anonymous questionnaire or feel free to share it with friends and family who work in the tourism sector. Thank you!!
The Lagoon at Oak Grove Park. About the most beautiful, hidden in plain sight spot that I know.
Is the sk8park open
Please keep an eye out for this young lady and her red car as well as her two dogs. https://www.facebook.com/100000063352598/posts/3555477241131019/
An update with what’s going on with the parks would be nice.
My name is Toby and I am a disable veteran who had an accident in the military and now have a service dog who is up for the hero dog award in the service category. You see I suffer from PTSD, Seizures and TBi along with a broken back. and my Sasha is a rescue and was trained to replace my first service dog who just passed away. So I am asking if you will please go to www.herodogawards.org and vote for my Sasha she is the Tan Sasha in the Service Category and thank you for voting
Dogs came up to my family and others growling and these ladies won’t put them back on the leash. 
Is it ok to go kayaking in the locks?
Does your High school student know what college they'd like to attend? Check out my personal message. And check out the trip I've organized on Eventbrite. https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10221503612085865&id=1418297485