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Arts & Culture Events

  1. Offsite Gallery exhibition: "Portuguese Playground" by local artist Marlowe Emerson on view through 01/08/21

    November 13, 2020, 5:00 PM - January 8, 2021, 7:00 PM @ Norfolk Arts' Offsite Gallery at MacArthur Center

    Join us for an opening reception, Friday, 11/13/20, 5-7pm. Masks & social distancing required. Safety measures are in place throughout MacArthur Center. On view through 01/08/21: M-Sat. 11am-7pm & Sun. 12-6pm. Marlowe Emerson uses acrylic & collage techniques to create large, abstract paintings. “Portuguese Playground” features work in a variety of media created in 2019 at the Buinho Creative Residency. The exhibition takes its title from an actual playground in Portugal, as well as the artist’s experience of playing with a variety of new materials & techniques. It also references the high tech “playground” Buinho has created. Marlowe holds a degree in French & Art History from Georgetown University. Her work has been shown in museums & galleries internationally, including the Art in Embassies program. Emerson teaches abstract painting at MOCA & works out of her home studio in Va. Beach. Visit marloweemerson.com for virtual viewing options.

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  2. Speaker Series: The China Mission

    November 19, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ MacArthur Memorial

    Author Daniel Kurtz-Phelan will visit the MacArthur Memorial to discuss his book The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945-1947. The China Mission traces a forgotten interlude in George Marshall’s career?a story of not just diplomatic wrangling and guerrilla warfare, but also intricate spycraft and charismatic personalities. Drawing on eyewitness accounts both personal and official, it offers a richly detailed, gripping, close-up, and often surprising view of the central figures of the time?from Marshall, Mao, and Chiang to Eisenhower, Truman, and MacArthur?as they stood face-to-face and struggled to make history, with consequences and lessons that echo today.

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Community/Neighborhood Event

  1. Free Drive-Thru Flu Clinic

    November 19, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Shiloh Baptist Church

    Norfolk Public Health is offering a drive-thru clinic for seasonal flu shots for anyone ages 3 and older while supplies last. Wear your mask, roll up your sleeve, stay in your car or walk right up and get a free flu shot.

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  2. Rent Ready Norfolk - Good Landlord Track: 2-hour Series Workshop

    November 19, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ via WebEx Cisco: Meeting Link: https://convoice.webex.com/convoice/j.php?MTID=med9435902d38945bedf91157569bd085 Meeting number (access code): 172 638 3787 Meeting password: 3vvBTs24nJ@

    Rent Ready Norfolk's RentingSmart Academy is hosting a  workshop for landlords and property managers to learn about the following: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. - New Housing Legislation Updates 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - General District Court: Mediation Program REGISTER TODAY!

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