Here are some upcoming events and other note-worthy items. You may also check http://www.oldtownepetersburg.com/events.html any time for up to the minute information on Old Towne happenings. SALES/SPECIALS Utopia Spa Utopia announces “Facial Fridays”! Schedule your facial for a Friday and Save $10 off your service Plus a FREE Soyaffin treatment for your hands […]
Here are some upcoming events and other note-worthy items. You may also check http://www.oldtownepetersburg.com/events.html any time for up to the minute information on Old Towne happenings.
Utopia announces “Facial Fridays”! Schedule your facial for a Friday and Save $10 off your service Plus a FREE Soyaffin treatment for your hands or feet! That’s a $25.00 savings!
And… Yoga sessions will be starting on Tuesday, September 8th at 5:30 & 7:15pm and Thursday September 10th at 9:00am. Six week sessions are $55.00, and include 1 class per week (60 minutes of Yoga & 15 minutes of deep, guided relaxation!) Please pre-register. The classes are limited in size and are on a first come, first served basis. If you have any questions about sign up, or if you’d like to see us provide a “Beginners” class, please contact denise at 804.732.1234 l… any questions concerning the Yoga, please contact Debbie Clayton, Om Mani Yoga at 804.721.3468 or at OmManiYoga.vpweb.com Please join Utopia Spas email list (from their website) to get exciting news on upcoming services and features, and first notice of discounts! Utopia Spa LLC / 115 N. Sycamore St., Historic “Uptowne” Petersburg / 804.732.1234 / www.TheUtopiaSpa.com
The Pizza Shop
featuring skateboards and apparel is now open at 9 E Bank St. (enter behind the Cockade City Grill on Bank). Hours are M-F 2-8 pm, Sat 12-8. This is a fun, trendy, safe and stylish store with a unique dcor. You must come in (and bring your kids and your kids friends with you) and check out the hot look! Call 358.1423 or email email@example.com for more details.
Signature Style Polish Pottery Shop
30% OFF ALL POLISH POTTERY FOR MILITARY ID CARD HOLDERS through the end of August in the Old Towne Store!!! (mention this email and show ID card for discount / no other discounts apply / prior purchases not eligible for discount) Open Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun, Mon 11-5 pm / CLOSED Tues & Wed – OPEN LATER for Friday for the Arts! 13 W Old St, 804.733.4495 / http://polishpotteryshop.com
Old Towne Market Place
10% OFF Tuesday. This special discount is only for mailing list members, and regulars. ASK FOR the Tuesday discount to get 10% off all items in stock. 124 W Bank St., 733.4955.
Therapeutic Massage Center & Boutique
Just arrived!! Exciting display of freshwater pearl necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. Special orders gladly accepted for length and bridal party gifts. Stop in for Friday Night at the Arts August 14 and see the pearl collection along with our handcrafted jewelry and one-of-a kind handbags. Gift certificates always available for gifts and services. Hours M-F 10 am – 6 pm, Sat 10 am – 5 pm. , www.tmc-and-boutique.com. 27 Bollingbrook Street, 2nd Floor. (804)722-1720.
Start or Expand your Antiques & Collectibles business with The Oak! We’ve got great space available for you! Please contact Mikey Fuller, manager at 804-861-6111 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
Also–great sales currently up to 50% off! Hurry in for the best deals in Old Towne! Sales subject to change without notice.
400 N. Sycamore Street, (804) 861-6111, www.theoakantiques.com
HIGH STREET LOFTS
Beautiful, luxury condos feature open and airy floor plans, hardwood floors, ceramic baths, exposed beams, granite countertops, large closets in the renovated Seward Luggage Factory. The High Street Lofts are located at 422 High St in historic Old Towne. NOW OFFERING rent to own options and $5,000 paid in closing costs (for a limited time only). Act now and also take advantage of the first time homebuyers $8,000 Federal Tax Credit. For more info or arrange a showing, contact Brenda Atkins, 804.874.3398 / highstreetloftsva.com / office is OPEN Thurs thru Mon 1-6 pm.
Cockade City Camera Club
2nd meeting THURSDAY, AUG 27 7-9 pm, At the Globe, 201 N Sycamore St.
The meeting agenda includes: organizational discussion; presentation on studio lighting; Q&A period; show and tell (bring and discuss your monthly photo challenge photo this months subject is the color red.
For more info call John Rooney at 833.4977 or email email@example.com.
The Thursday in Old Towne concerts
continue until September 24. Admission is $10, doors open 6:30, Rain or Shine. Get the schedule and info at http://petersburgarea.org .
Antiques Jamboree & 2nd Annual Appraisal Fair – Saturday, September 19
Hosted by the Battersea Foundation at Battersea, an Anglo-Palladian villa built in 1768 by a founding father, Colonel John Banister, one of the signers of the Articles of Confederation.
30 40 selected antique dealers will bring items for sale Antique appraisers of note will be at Battersea to identify, authenticate, explain and appraise your collectibles including: furniture, dolls, art work, militaria, glassware, porcelain, silver, sports collectibles and items from many other genres.
There will be a $5.00 admission fee to the jamboree. The jamboree will be open from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm with a $10.00 early bird fee for admission at 8:00 am. Antique appraisals will be given between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm at no charge. Contributions are always welcomed! For additional information contact the Battersea, Inc. office (804 732-9882).
Did you know Petersburgs cemeteries were once segregated by race and religion? A walking tour entitled Peoples Memorial Cemetery: African American Heritage will be conducted Saturday, September 19, 2009 at 7:00pm.
The tour will begin at the cemetery itself. Please park on Mingea or St. Andrews Streets. The forty-five minute tour will explore the history of the cemetery and will feature interesting stories of some of the burial grounds permanent residents. Tour participants will be encouraged to share family histories as well.
Admission is free. This event is sponsored by the City of Petersburg and the Petersburg Museums. For further information, please call 733-2396.
The First Annual Festival of Grapes and Hops
Sat., Sept. 26, 2009 in Old Towne. Sponsored by the Petersburg Chamber of Commerce. Get more on Chamber events at petersburgvachamber.com .
Fall Family Festival – Oct. 17. Get details HERE.
For those who are interested in Dinwiddie history, check out this blog , owned by Ronald Seagrave of Dinwiddie, a noted public speaker, historical researcher and author.