WELCOMING WEEK 2022

Welcoming Week 2022 will take place from September 9-18.

2022-09-07

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Working with Refugee Populations: How Do We Optimize Their Welcome?

A panel discussion presented by UVA

LOCATION

408 Lane Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-07

12:00-1:00PM EDT

2022-09-09

Bollywood Dance Fitness Workout

A 45-minute dance-inspired cardio workout.

LOCATION

Northside Library, 705 Rio Road West, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-09

11am

2022-09-09

A Taste of Home Culinary Learning Kits

Learn to cook a new dish at home!

LOCATION

Virtual

DATE & TIME

2022-09-09

Ongoing event

2022-09-10

Bilingual Storytime with the Bookmobile

Festive storytime in English and Spanish

LOCATION

Jefferson-Madison Regional Library Central Branch, East Market Street, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-10

10am

2022-09-11

Welcoming Week Art Workshop

"What We Love About Home" in collaboration with McGuffey Art Center and the Cville Tulips Program

LOCATION

Jefferson-Madison Regional Library Central Branch, East Market Street, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-11

2-4pm

2022-09-12

Filipino Cooking Demo with Little Manila

Learn how to make Pansit (Filipino rice noodles with vegetables) and Lumpia (Filipino ground pork with vegetable rolls) and hear about the rich and diverse history of Filipino cuisine.

LOCATION

Northside Library, 705 Rio Road West, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-12

6:30-7:30pm

2022-09-15

Lion and Dragon Dance with Laughing Dragon Kung Fu

Traditional dance demonstration

LOCATION

Northside Library, Rio Road West, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-15

6:30pm

2022-09-15

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Voter Registration

Get registered in time to vote in November

LOCATION

Northside Library, 705 Rio Road West, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-15

3:30-6:30PM EDT

2022-09-17

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Iveliz Explains It All Reading

Reading and Signing with Local Children's Author Andrea Beatriz Arango

LOCATION

Northside Library, 705 Rio Road West, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-17

2pm

2022-09-17

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Cville Sabroso

A multi-faceted celebration of Latino culture

LOCATION

Washington Park, 1001 Preston Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-17

2-8pm

2022-09-18

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Cville Pride Street Fair and Fun Day

Family-friendly community celebration

LOCATION

Ix Art Park, 522 2nd St SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-18

11:00am - 3pm

2022-09-26

Refugee Simulation

An exercise for middle school students

LOCATION

Buford Middle School, 1000 Cherry Avenue, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-09-26

12-5pm

2022-10-08

Latino Health Initiative: Health Fair

Free health screenings and information

LOCATION

Church of the Incarnation, 1465 Incarnation Drive, Charlottesville, VA, USA

DATE & TIME

2022-10-08

10am-3pm