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Open Mic Night

September 7, 2023 by Maggie Ronan

With so much tragedy in the world, why not take a little time to spend on a night of comedy?! more

The 2nd Annual Cold Brew Classic

July 17, 2023 by Haley Thomas

Get ready for the Second Annual Cold Brew Classic! Join Merge Coffee Company at their Mt. Clinton Pike location on Saturday, August 12th for a super fun event where you can show off your incredible cold brew skills! more

Indigo And So On | First Fridays with Rachel Herr

July 5, 2023 by Haley Thomas

Join The Frame Factory & Gallery for beautiful artwork by Rachel Herr, conversation and community, and light refreshments. The show will remain up through the end of August. more

First Friday: ‘Celebrating Independence’ Art Opening

July 5, 2023 by Andrea Dono

Join Horizon Gifts and The Arc of Harrisonburg and Rockingham this First Friday for an art opening “Celebrating Independence” -- a showcase of a brand new collection of stunning works created by participants and staff at The Arc of Harrisonburg and Rockingham. Meet the artists and enjoy light refreshments too! more

A Reading of The Declaration of Independence

June 28, 2023 by Andrea Dono

For the 28th consecutive year, the Fort Harrison Chapter of Sons of the American Revolution presents a reading of The Declaration of Independence. This event will be held on the Rockingham County Courthouse steps on the 4th of July. more

Hot Dog Days of Summer

June 27, 2023 by Andrea Dono

The Dog Days of Summer are usually the hottest and most unbearable days of the season. Make them more bearable with a celebration of summer and, of course, hot dogs! more

Sitting with your Thoughts: A play in One Act Benefitting Community Counseling Center

June 14, 2023 by Andrea Dono

Sitting with Your Thoughts is an original one-act play tackling issues of mental health and recovery from trauma in an engaging 30-minute performance. The play is written by Harrisonburg resident Elizabeth Eby and is based on evidence from trauma and mental health research. Each performance includes opening music by a duo of local jazz musicians, the 30 minute play performance and ends with an optional talkback featuring actors,  the director, and local mental health practitioners. more

Sitting with your Thoughts: A play in One Act Benefitting Community Counseling Center

June 14, 2023 by Andrea Dono

Sitting with Your Thoughts is an original one-act play tackling issues of mental health and recovery from trauma in an engaging 30-minute performance. The play is written by Harrisonburg resident Elizabeth Eby and is based on evidence from trauma and mental health research. Each performance includes opening music by a duo of local jazz musicians, the 30 minute play performance and ends with an optional talkback featuring actors,  the director, and local mental health practitioners. more

Sitting with your Thoughts: A play in One Act Benefitting Community Counseling Center

June 14, 2023 by Andrea Dono

Sitting with Your Thoughts is an original one-act play tackling issues of mental health and recovery from trauma in an engaging 30-minute performance. The play is written by Harrisonburg resident Elizabeth Eby and is based on evidence from trauma and mental health research. Each performance includes opening music by a duo of local jazz musicians, the 30 minute play performance and ends with an optional talkback featuring actors,  the director, and local mental health practitioners. more

Board Game Night

June 12, 2023 by Haley Thomas

Bring your friends and family in to play fun board games at Central Library! Games will be provided by Massanutten Regional Library. more