Happy Hour and Motown with Richard Mekdeci

First Colonial Inn 845 First Colonial Road, Virginia Beach, Virginia

Richard Mekdeci is an award-winning songwriter and musician and a 22-year veteran of the Nashville songwriting community. He has produced, written and recorded with such artists as Roseanne Cash, Kathy Mattea, Patty Loveless, and others.

Flower Arranging

Harbor's Edge Retirement Community 1 Colley AveNorfolk,

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Motown, Memories, and More with Richard Mekdeci

Ability Center of Virginia 5825 Arrowhead Dr, Suite 201, Virginia Beach, VA

Richard Mekdeci  is an award-winning songwriter and musician and a 22 year veteran of the Nashville songwriting community. He has produced, written and recorded with such artists as Roseanne Cash, Kathy Mattea, Patty Loveless, and others.

Violin with Alexandra Marlins

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Virginia Beach,

Alexandra is a member of Symphonicity, and teaches strings at Streilitz International Academy, Young Musicians of Virginia, and the Academy of Music’s Suzuki program.

Visual Arts

VersAbility Resources Newport News,

Amanda Wallace is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, where she majored in painting and printmaking before earning her Masters of Fine Arts from Goddard College.

Years Gone by featuring Richard Mekdeci

Richard Mekdeci (mek-dee-see) is an award-winning songwriter and musician and a 22 year veteran of the Nashville songwriting community. He has produced, written and recorded with such artists as Roseanne Cash, Kathy Mattea, Patty Loveless, and others.

Pumpkin Paint with Kerri Caldwell and Creative Celiac

A Note from the Artist: I discovered my passion for using creative outlets when I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease in 2015 and was unable to work because I was in and out of hospitals so much. Being creative with my hands was the outlet I needed to process this life change.

Origami 101 with Rich Gray

Harbor's Edge Retirement Community 1 Colley AveNorfolk,

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Public Event Alert! Drumming Circle with Arthur Lopez

City of Chesapeake TBD

After studying with top drum circle facilitators (Arthur Hull, Jana Broder, Jim Donovan, Christine Stevenson) he started Drum Your Dream. He facilitates rhythm-based events and celebrates the human spirit through rhythm with people from all walks of life. No experience necessary, just the desire to HAVE FUN!   You can register here at "55 & Better" Programs (cityofchesapeake.net)