Posts Tagged ‘CHKD’

Friday, August 26: Art Show and Raffle to Benefit CHKD

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Dr. Miele’s eldest daughter, Alexandra Whiteside, will be exhibiting a large collection of her artwork, alongside that of her husband, James Whiteside — and you can win a piece of art for your home.

The art opening, silent auction, and raffle will be held at COBALT in Hampton, for the benefit of Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, on Friday, August 26th from 6 – 9 PM. Please join us for this special reception!

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Zoo Grooves returns to the Virginia Zoo this weekend with a performance by local music act, The Deloreans.

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Saturday, August 27: Ready to Groove?
Join us for a rockin’ good time with live music at the Zoo for one last time this summer! Bring your blanket and your lawn chairs, enjoy Asia after-hours, animal ambassadors, summer fare & local brews.

Gates open at 5:30 pm.

Performances begin at 6 pm featuring The Deloreans 80’s Band.

Free admission for Zoo members and general admission costs apply for non-members.

Refreshments, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase. No outside food or beverage permitted. Rain or shine!

We know how much you all LOVE The Deloreans and their 80’s vibe… Come to ZooGrooves dressed in all your 1980’s glory and we’ll be giving out prizes for the most rad outfits at the concert.
Big hair, neon and fitness wear encouraged!


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On Saturday, September 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., the Virginia Zoo will be partnering with doctors and nurses from Pediatric Specialists, a Children’s Medical Group Practice of CHKD, to host a special Teddy Bear Clinic.
Children are invited to bring their teddy bears and other stuffed friends to the Zoo for a “check-up” and stitches. Children will learn about doctor visits and healthcare in a comfortable and non-threatening environment.
Teddy Bear Clinic activities are included with regular Zoo admission. General Zoo admission applies for non-members – Adults: $11, Children: $9 and Seniors: $10 – but Zoo members get in FREE! 
Make sure you grab your bear’s rain boots–the Teddy Bear Clinic will take place rain or shine!

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