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2013 Archive of Norfolk Perspectives Episodes
2013 Norfolk Perspectives with Bob Batcher Episodes

Norfolk Perspectives 2013 YouTube playlist

 Dec 11, 2013
 Show 1 

Court Appointed Special Advocates in Norfolk

Toastmasters 25th Anniversary

Stage to school

Hope House helping hand

Show 2 Relay for Life cancer fighting kickoff event coming

Show 3
Short history of mermaids in the city

Show 4

Saint Mary's Hospital makes toys for those with disabilities

Winners of the 2013 COOL awards

Toe to Toe Dance

 Nov 20, 2013
 Show 1 

Foodbank holiday help, Arts Festival preview, Holidays at Primeplus, d'Art gifts

Show 2

Animal Hospital, New Chameleons at The Virginia Zoo

Show 3

2014 Norfolk Historical Calendar

Show 4

Blood & platelets needed, Sentara Leigh Hospital's new tower, Virginia Symphony Pops, Hurrah for the Holidays

 Nov 06, 2013
 Show 1 

Women owned biz, VA Stage latest, Botanical adult classes and more, keep grease out of the pipes

Show 2

Holidays in the City 2013 plans are looking good

Show 3
Meet the new director of the MacArthur Memorial

Show 4

Shop safely with NPD, Santa at MacArthur and ice skating, recycling downtown, farewell to John

 October 16, 2013
 Show 1 

Berkley Spay and Neuter, VSO honors Cooper Gala, Philanthropy Day, Botanical Fitness with Fido

Show 2

Norfolk's rules and regulations on purchasing and what it means for residents

Show 3
United for Children with the United Way

Show 4

Shredding event for Foodbank, Richmond Ballet presents Nutcracker, CHKD Moonlight and Mistletoe, Admirals

 October 5, 2013
 Show 1 

The Future of Old Dominion University & the ODU Football Program

Show 2

Norfolk Neighborhood Expo 2013 - Norfolk Perspectives

Show 3
Slice of History - Norfolk's trolley lines and cars

Show 4

Domestic violence and the YWCA, Norfolk Cares Call Center, Virgina Symphony new season,
Masquerade in Ghent is going to be shrouded in fun!

 September 18, 2013
 Show 1 
00:03 Norfolk Crimeline Oyster Roast - October 12, 2013
05:50 Hampton Roads Mini-Maker Faire - October 19, 2013
13:45 Saint Mary's Fall Mile For Movement Festival - October 5th
20:30 Free in-classroom field trips about our environment / waterways available now
Show 2

Norfolk Cemeteries Spirited 5K Run/Walk

Show 3
Mayor's Commission on Poverty Reduction
Show 4

Dominion Power and Red Cross discuss preparedness month, Norfolk Crime Prevention Awards Dinner, Composer James Hosey

 September 1, 2013
 Show 1 
00:38 Kroc Center in Broad Creek update
12:55 Recycle Norfolk Day
20:18 Sickle Cell Anemia in Hampton Roads
Show 2

Superintendent Samuel T. King sits down with host Bob Batcher on this edition of Norfolk Perspectives to get a glimpse of new plans and efforts to make NPS a success.

Show 3
Be part of Norfolk Play Day on September 21st
Show 4

00:33 Your block can get a grant
07:57 St. Mary's new adult wing
15:39 Norfolk Veteran Services latest
22:06 FunQuest Norfolk

   August 14, 2013
 Show 1 
Slover Library progress report on this beautiful meld of old and new architecture
The 21st Annal Crime Prevention Awards is accepting nominations now
d'Art Center @ Selden Arcade has fall classes signing up now, and Family Dog & Cat photo contest
The Norfolk Animal Care Center's Dogs Gone Swimming event is coming up & Kitties are half price now
Show 2

Norfolk Hurricane Forecast Update - August 2013

Show 3
FUSE Teen Fest is coming Sept. 14

Show 4 NPS AP scores soar, Norview Community Policing, Interns and Ingleside Kids build garden, Ham Radio Ops

   August 1, 2013
 Show 1 
00:36 Gospel Jazz Coming with the Virginia Arts Festival
07:30 Swimming Advisory 411 with the Norfolk Health Department Director
14:50 Bees at the Botanical
22:20 After School sign-up
Show 2 Senator Kenny Alexander Discusses Virginia Education Issues
Show 3
A Slice of History - August 1933 Hurricane in Norfolk with the City Historian
Show 4 Downtown Norfolk Council impact & Rolling Stone says The NorVa is best venue in USA

   July 17, 2013
 Show 1 
00:41 Fun Thursdays at MacArthur Center
08:26 Walk Out of the Darkness with Officer Chris Amos
15:57 Recycling tours with TFC and Keep Norfolk Beautiful
22:52 Trimming Crape Myrtle trees with the City of Norfolk Forester
 Show 2 Norfolk Public Library new e-book service makes check-outs on your digital device way easy
Show 3
The Hurrah Players present The Wiz
 Show 4 00:42 Tidewater Opera Initiative
09:30 Norfolk Historical Society
17:40 Blood and Platelets needed in Norfolk

   June 26, 2013
 Show 1 
000:35 Norfolk wins a 2013 All-America City Award
09:20 Nauticus introduces their new Spy Ship -
15:56 Norfolk Fire and Rescue gives tips on grilling and bonfires
25:16 RPOS national Park and Recreational Month & and meet "Artie Hearty"!
 Show 2 Lou Gehrig's disease - C9 ID Project ALS is making strides towards a cure
Show 3
NSU - A Mountain Worth the Climb" is the title of the upcoming State of NSU address by Dr. Tony Atwater
 Show 4 00:32 Inside the Lakewood Dance & Music Center
08:04 Norfolk's National Night Out is ramping up now
14:47 Virginia Zoo's new giraffe and flip-flop animals
22:25 MacArthur Memorial's special exhibit - Under the Rainbow
    June 1, 2013
 Show 1 00:36 Jazz Festival is coming - more info
09:14 Hurricane Season - more  info
16:14 Campostella Seaperch Champions
23:08 Botanical Garden art and summer camp - more info
 Show 2 Investing in Yourself Through Higher Education on June 22 - more info
 Show 3 Swingtime Salute is back at Nauticus - more info 
 Show 4 00:30 Summer swimming plunge and beach safety
8:20 Copper and auto larcenies
17:07 Meet "Pops" Rosenlieb of TRD - Todd Rosenlieb Dance on Granby St. 
  May 15, 2013
Show 1 
00:44 Sailing Center at Nauticus is open -
07:09 11th Annual Day for People with disABILITIES on June 1 -
14:00 Sheriff McCabe's Summer & Sports Camps -  http://www.sheriffbobmccabefoundation 
22:06 Hermitage Museum and Gardens Summer Camp opportunities -
Show 2

If you like wild animals, trains, trails, water, food and adventure, then you gotta get down to the Virginia Zoo 
Show 3

Blowing glass at the Chrysler museum this summer
Show 4
00:45 Dancing and music making for your family at Lakewood
07:05 EVMS personal training study
14:03 Dressing for your next best job and how to make the most of the experience with Dress for success and TCC
21:52 Digging into summer reading at Norfolk Public Libraries
  May 1, 2013
 Show 1 Utilities Celebrates 140th anniversary
Norfolk Collegiate offers Summer Classes
Botanical Garden celebrates 75th Anniversary
RPOS talks about registration for the Hershey Track and Field 
 Show 2

Virginia Arts Festival Celebrates the " Rite of Spring" 
 Show 3

Relay for Life
 Show 4

Cooking Healthy in Norfolk
RPOS and NPS combine for Summer School
New happenings with the Norfolk Police Department
Summer Codes and Violations 

  Apr 17, 2013
 Show 1  00:34 Girl Scouts raise funds for Foodbank of Southeastern VA -
09:04 Miracles in Art - Therapeutic Rec exhibit with Parks and Rec
18:14 Apprentice Expo - Scope Your Future
Show 2

The Virginia International Tattoo and NATO Fest 2013 in Norfolk

Show 3
Travel and Tourism Celebration with the Decker Boys

Show 4
00:34 Senior Olympics
07:32 Better Blocked on Granby and Olney
15:45 Norfolk Antique and Flea Market
23:10 Bike Month - Norfolk Perspectives

   Apr 3, 2013
Show 1  00:35 MEAC Basketball recap of success
08:40 Badges for Baseball opps for youth
15:08 Young Audiences of Virginia
22:13 900 Men Strong Prayer Breakfast 
Show 2

Norfolk Riverfest 2013 - See all the fun and educational things lined up for Saturday, April 27th in Colonial Place.

Show 3

Discover New Area Information Resource (AIR) 2.0
Show 4  00:32 Girls on the Run 2013
08:00 The Great American Clean Up
14:40 A Special sneak peek at some great summer camps including RPOS, d'ART Center, The Virginia Zoo and Nauticus 
Mar 2013
The Odd Couple at VA Stage, Touch a Truck, Getting Fit part 1
Governor’s School for the Arts 25th Anniversary Gala Show
2013 Virginia Arts Festival Part 1
Hatch Norfolk latest, Men Who Cook, Red Cross Month, Youth Month and Teens with a Purpose
Inner-city baseball and softball registration, Summer Internships and jobs, Industrial sized energy saving efforts, 46th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade preview
Senior Tax Relief changes you need to know about
Big news at the Virginia Symphony
Tree touring at Forest Lawn, St. Mary’s mega auction, 2013 Summer Camp options
Feb 2013
Tuskegee Airmen visit the studio, Rhythms of Africa, Bad weather preparation, Texting the Crime line
“Creators inc” fight government oppression
Joseph N. Green, Jr. Lecture Series coming to the Attucks on March 8th
Energyshare program pays heat bills, Scorpion and Armadillo from the Virginia Zoo, Tarzan and Jane with Hurrah sing for you
Sustainable Living Fair, Botanical classes to consider, Tae Kwon Do classes for the family, Learning unique things on your schedule during “Evenings at Saint Patrick’s”
Married coaches spark success at Lake Taylor High
Get the inside scoop on the hot shows coming to Seven Venues in early 2013
City flood plane management, Senior Olympics is coming, Faith Inclusion Network helping the disabled
Jan 2013
Meet the new NAACP President, Norfolk Public Libraries Celebrates African-American history month, The Hurrah "Freedom Train" and a historical cemetery that honors African Americans
Meet the most important persons in Norfolk, Rhonda and you
Inspiring Philanthropy, Changing Lives with Hampton Roads Community Foundation
Keep Norfolk Beautiful turns 15, MacArthur Center Wedding Walk, The Chrysler Museum Road Show takes exhibits and events into the Community in 2013, and catch the heat on the ice with the Norfolk Admirals