Library to hold Résumé-a-Thon Sept. 17

Résumé-A-Thon Sept. 17The Chesapeake Public Library will host a “Résumé-a-thon” from noon to 7 p.m. on Sept. 17 at the South Norfolk Memorial Library. Call 757-410-7048 to schedule an appoint to review your résume, cover letter, job application or mock interview.

There will be open workshops at 2 p.m. (Temp Agency Tips, presented by Trade Team), 4 p.m. (Application Tips for a City Job, presented by City of Chesapeake Human Resources), and at 6 p.m. (Teens — So You Think You Want to Work, presented by the Youth Career Center of Hampton Roads).

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Volunteers & Vendors sought for Fall & Heritage Festival to be held Oct. 4

SNNWG fall festival banner

The South Norfolk Neighborhood Watch Group is seeking volunteers and craft vendors for the community celebration to be held from 3:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at Lakeside Park, 1441 Bainbridge Blvd., Chesapeake, VA.

Craft vendor registrations are $25 (not $35 as it says on the form). No food vendors are needed at this time. For more information, please CLICK to download the application. Send payment (made payable to South Norfolk Neighborhood Watch) with applications to PO Box 5723, Chesapeake, VA 23324. Applications are due Sept. 15. You can also find more information on the event Facebook page, here.

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The ORIGINAL Amazing Race is back!

Amazing Race Chesapeake 2014 Logo

It’s back Bigger & Better! Now in its 4th year, the Original Amazing Race Chesapeake 2014 will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014.

You’ve probably seen it on TV. Can you make it? Can you hack it? Prove It! You’ll have the time of your life during this wild and wacky adventure as you conquer the common and celebrate the quirky side of our community. Teams of four will race from destination to destination throughout the city of Chesapeake to complete surprise challenges and make it to the finish line! This event is more FUN than physical!

Click the link below for the flier.

2014 Amazing Race Chesapeake Participant Flyer v3

Entry fee is $110.00 for a team of four participants. Includes: The Amazing Race Chesapeake 2014 T-shirt, Lunch at a Fabulous Restaurant, A Wild and Wacky Adventure, Post-race Party, Bragging Rights.

Must be 16 years or older to participate.

All Proceeds from the event will benefit CHIP of South Hampton Roads – a local charity helping children in our community.

CLICK for online registration.

CHIP of South Hampton Roads
1302 Jefferson St.
Chesapeake, VA 23324
(757) 543-9100


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4th of July Parade and Picnic Cancelled

We are so disappointed to report that the parade and picnic have been cancelled due to Hurricane Arthur.

Please visit for information on the 2015 celebration or call 232-2727.

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Volunteer shirts ready for pick up

Volunteers who registered in advance to help with the South Norfolk Civic League’s 4th of July Parade and Picnic in the Park can pick up their shirts tonight, July 2, between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. under one of the shelters at Lakeside Park.


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