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  1. Chrysler Museum – Tuan Andrew Nguyen: The Boat People

    August 6, 2021 - January 2, 2022 @ Chrysler Museum of Art, The Box

    Experience the work of Vietnamese artist Tuan Andrew Nguyen with his 2020 film, The Boat People in the Chrysler Museum’s video space, The Box, and one of his sculptures on view in the Museum’s Asian galleries.

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  2. Chrysler Museum's Perry Glass Studio – Hot Glass: Christmas in August

    August 7, 2021, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Perry Glass Studio

    It’s never too early to start planning for the holidays, right? Get a head start on the festivities by creating a colorful blown-glass ornament this summer! Go with traditional colors of the season or select something different and fun. Learn to hold and turn a hollow blowpipe, apply glass color, melt the color in, and inflate the ornament with a special compressed air device. Your finished product will be the perfect match for your holiday decor or make a wonderful gift. - Ages 5+ - Groups should select timeslots that are sequential to avoid overlapping experiences. - Glass objects must cool slowly in a kiln and will be available at a later date. We will contact you when your art is ready for pick up or shipment.

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  3. Chrysler Museum – Painted Meditations with Poetry Jackson

    August 7, 2021, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Chrysler Museum of Art

    Find inspiration in Alma Thomas‘s beautiful abstract paintings and join us for a no-experience-required workshop with local artist and educator Poetry Jackson. Explore color theory, visual depth, and perception while you create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Learn to use creativity as a stress reliever and form of meditation as you find beauty in the world around you.

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  4. ODU presents "Market on Monarch: Dustin Furlow and Matt Thomas"

    August 7, 2021, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brock Commons

    Dustin Furlow and Matt Thomas bring a unique showcase that is both dynamically diverse and thought-provoking with their seamless mixture of virtuoso acoustic guitar playing and warm, homespun lyrics. With elements of storytelling sprinkled throughout the set and a mix of genres ranging from folk to funk, every show is unique and special, with an emphasis on improv.

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  5. Seven Venues presents "Summerfest 757"

    August 7, 2021, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Scope Arena

    Summertime is here and the festival season has returned! Come party with Moneybagg Yo, Polo G, Est Gee and BIG30 live in concert at Summerfest 757 - the biggest concert of the summer - on Saturday, August 7 at the Scope Arena. Doors open at 5 p.m., and the show starts at 6 p.m. All ages are welcome.

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Community/Neighborhood Event

  1. Rec N' Roll Mobile Tour

    July 7, 2021 - August 11, 2021

    Parents! Are you looking for FREE outdoor activities for your children this summer? Norfolk Recreation, Parks and Open Space is offering a Rec N' Roll mobile tour this summer. Children ages 5 though 12, can enjoy kickball, ultimate frisbee, soccer, crafts and more at select Norfolk parks! Register your child today! Locations & Dates: Ingleside Park 7/7 Lafayette Park 7/14 Park Place 7/21 Shoop Park 7/28 Tarrallton Park 8/4 Barraud Park 8/11 Visit https://www.norfolk.gov/3443/Recreation-Parks-Open-Space to register.

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  2. Parks and Recreation Fortnite Summer League

    July 14, 2021, 7:00 PM - August 18, 2021, 9:00 PM

    Gamers! You don't want to miss the Parks and Recreation Fortnite Summer League. Youth, ages 9-17, can register by logging in or creating an account at Norfolkfun.norfolk.gov today! Tournament details will be sent once registered. For more information, email rposevents@norfolk.gov. Parks and Recreation Fortnite Summer League League dates: July 14th- August 18th Games: Wednesdays at 7pm. (Postseason Tournament August 21st) Ages:9-17. Team of 5-9 players. Registration Closes: June 25th

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