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September RMH Dinner
Sep
23
5:30 PM17:30

September RMH Dinner

Join the DPA in making dinner for the residents of Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House. Volunteers can either contribute by donating ingredients for the meal, joining other DPA members in cooking in the evening, or both! Student partners are always welcome. No training/experience needed.

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King Family Polo Meetup
Sep
29
1:00 PM13:00

King Family Polo Meetup

Let's meet up and watch the Sunday polo match at King Family Vineyard. There is no seating, so bring a blanket or fold out chair. There is wine & water for sale but limited food - picnics are encouraged. Students and children also encouraged. Message the DPA Groupme when you arrive and we can find a location to setup.

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DPA Private Megaformer Class @ M3
Oct
2
6:30 PM18:30

DPA Private Megaformer Class @ M3

  • M3 Core Training Charlottesville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come try out the signature Megaformer machine for a 45 minute private class with other DPA members. Space is limited to 10 spots - be sure to reserve yours before they're gone!

DIRECTIONS TO SIGN UP:

To Register please follow the directions below:

Go to this link: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254716 & create an account or log in with your account info if you already have an M3 account.

Go to the class schedule, find the DARDEN PARTNERS PRIVATE CLASS October 2 at 6:45PM and select "Sign Up Now"

At checkout, enter the promo code “DardenPartners". Once entered it will zero out. Click checkout and place the order! You're done and ready to sweat it out!

Never tried a megaformer before? No worries! This class is open to all activity levels and experience levels and will be taught by fellow DPA member Kiki.

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DPA Private FHIT Class at M3
Oct
9
6:30 PM18:30

DPA Private FHIT Class at M3

  • M3 Core Training Charlottesville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come try out M3 Core Training's functional hit class! This class brings high intensity to the next level through their signature strength, endurance, and resistance based training methods.

Space is limited to 20 spots - be sure to reserve yours before they're gone!

DIRECTIONS TO SIGN UP:

To Register please follow the directions below:

Go to this link: https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=254716 & create an account or log in with your account info if you already have an M3 account.

Go to the class schedule, find the DARDEN PARTNERS PRIVATE CLASS October 9 at 6:45PM and select "Sign Up Now"

At checkout, enter the promo code “DardenPartners". Once entered it will zero out. Click checkout and place the order! You're done and ready to sweat it out!

This class is open to all activity levels and experience levels!

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Halloween Walking Tour
Oct
29
6:30 PM18:30

Halloween Walking Tour

  • Meet outside the Violet Crown - 200 W Main St (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Get in the Halloween spirit with a spooky walking tour of downtown Charlottesville. Rob from Tell Me About it Tours will be leading us on a whodunnit murder mystery tour based on historical events - we'll walk by the house where it happened, the old jail, the court house, etc. Post-ghost happy hour to follow.

The tour cost $7 a person - students welcome. Kids aged 9+ are also welcome as some details may upset the little ones (babies in strollers are fine). Please sign up using the following link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18ZzW-aTt3WuOziefTntI1whxjCE5Ne3Wa9xJyNdtq-c/edit?usp=sharing https://tellmeaboutittours.com/


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Best of Cville
Sep
17
7:00 PM19:00

Best of Cville

We can't wait to share (and enjoy) some of our favorite places to eat, drink, and have fun! Come join us to talk all things C-ville! Need a new hairdresser or dentist? Let's discuss over drinks and snacks to help you all our new partners get acquainted with Charlottesville. Already familiar with Charlottesville? Come eat, drink, and socialize!

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TreadHappy Class
Sep
10
6:30 PM18:30

TreadHappy Class

Come join us for the first DPA workout class of the year. TreadHappy is hosting us for a private group class - you will spend half the class on a treadmill and half on the weight floor. There are 24 spots available - sign up using the link below!

https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=251215&stype=-7&sTG=53&sView=day&sLoc=1&date=09/10/19

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DPA Family Splash Pad Welcome Party
Sep
7
10:00 AM10:00

DPA Family Splash Pad Welcome Party

Come meet your fellow DPA members and their families for a fun morning at the Greenleaf Park Splash Pad! Our fun welcome event will take place on September 7 from 10 am to 12 pm. All ages are welcome, and you don't have to have a child to attend! Snacks and beverages will be provided. Greenleaf Park is located at 1598 Rose Hill Dr.

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DPA Football Tailgate
Sep
6
5:00 PM17:00

DPA Football Tailgate

  • Corner of Alderman and Pratt (UVA Columbarium Parking Lot) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come out to one of the first DPA sponsored events of the year! There will be food and drinks and all students and families are welcome! Tailgate starts at 5pm and kickoff is at 8pm. Hope to see you all there! *please note- there will not be any available parking in the lot

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DPA Family Picnic
Aug
31
12:30 PM12:30

DPA Family Picnic

Every year we have a DPA Family Picnic and everyone is encouraged to attend. All First Years and Second Years, partners, students, and children are welcome! There will be lunch and beverage options. Lunch will immediately follow DPA Orientation for our new partners. We look forward to bringing together the entire partner community!

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DPA Orientation
Aug
31
9:00 AM09:00

DPA Orientation

Hello Incoming Partners!

RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc47RRQrRhtyiUFRWB9iXjBb0IoGN9obvMWMk9P7Ky0i87_6g/viewform

Please RSVP by Wednesday, August 28. Use this sign up form to let us know that you are coming!

We are so excited to have you join our community this year. Your student receives a lot of information from the Darden Orientation and the DPA hopes to provide a similar experience at an Orientation for the partners. The DPA Orientation has two main parts; what life looks like for your student and what your life will be like as a partner. Administration from Darden will lead discussions around academics, careers and recruiting, social activities, and self care resources offered by Darden. The DPA will provide content around partner life and social events, a Second Year panel with a variety of students and partners, and key information to help you transition this fall. There will be a DPA Family Picnic that will follow on Flagler Court. All first and second year partners, students, and children are encouraged to attend! Details: DPA Orientation Saturday, August 31 9:00 - 12:30 Classroom 280 Dress Code is casual DPA Family Picnic to follow 12:30 - 2:00 Flagler Court Note to partners with children Yes, you can bring your child(ren) to our orientation. We also have Classroom 180 reserved for the entire day. If you need a break, this room is available. If your student wants to study at Darden during orientation with your child, we can play a movie in that room as well. (Please reach out to me if you would like this option. I will have my husband will be there for support.) Please note, we are using the room from 12:00 - 12:30 for a DPA Breakout Session.

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August RMH Dinner
Aug
26
5:30 PM17:30

August RMH Dinner

Join the DPA in making dinner for the residents of Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House. The DPA has provided meals every month for the past 10 years! Volunteers can either contribute by donating ingredients for the meal, joining other DPA members in cooking in the evening at the Ronald McDonald House kitchen, or both! Student partners are always welcome. No training/experience needed. This month, we are making Chicken Enchiladas!

Click here to sign up: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1c75HepUJUmwF8gmhf7gt_KvwK51U8JX1upekEzE3hHs/edit#gid=942202877

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Apr
22
5:30 PM17:30

April RMH

Join the DPA in making dinner for the residents of Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House. Volunteers can either contribute by donating ingredients for the meal, joining other DPA members in cooking in the evening at the Ronald McDonald House kitchen, or both! Student partners are always welcome. This month, we are making Chicken Enchiladas! Click here to sign up.

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Apr
13
3:00 PM15:00

Annual DPA Easter Egg Hunt

Get ready for the Easter Bunny at the DPA's Annual Easter Egg Hunt! We will provide fun family activities before the main event on the lawn at Flagler Court. Come enjoy the festivities even if you don't have a little one, as we are hoping to have some adult events as well! Light snacks will be provided.

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Mar
25
5:30 PM17:30

March RMH

  • Ronald McDonald House of Charlottesville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join the DPA in making dinner for the residents of Charlottesville’s Ronald McDonald House. Volunteers can either contribute by donating ingredients for the meal, joining other DPA members in cooking in the evening at the Ronald McDonald House kitchen, or both! Student partners are always welcome. This month, we are making Poppyseed Chicken Casserole!

Sign up here to contribute ingredients: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1c75HepUJUmwF8gmhf7gt_KvwK51U8JX1upekEzE3hHs/edit#gid=815905288

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Mar
24
8:45 AM08:45

Barre at the Bar

Meet up with the DPA at Barre at the Bar! Boars Head and Three Notch'd Brewing Company are teaming up to bring you barre at the bar! Tickets are $20 (does not include tax and gratuity) upon arrival, which include a barre class, a brunch entree, and a complimentary beverage. 

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Mar
21
7:00 PM19:00

March Madness Watch Party

Come join the DPA for a March Madness watch party to celebrate the first day of the tournament. Even if you're not that into "sports", there will be snacks, great company, and an opportunity for free drinks before TNDC. Bring your school spirit, student, child, and any sports knowledge you may have (we'll need it). Let the madness begin!

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Mar
10
1:00 PM13:00

NOWyoga Slow Flow Private Class

  • NOWyoga (614 Forest St, Charlottesville, VA 22903) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

NOWyoga is offering the DPA a private class! Arrive 10-15 minutes early for set-up. Mats, towels, and water are provided by the studio. Each slot is $5, please Venmo @Lyndsay-West upon sign-up. We have 15 slots available here:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1xXRDW-GKzCICdlFN7mwhui7pS672y6hSUw1a_4V9Dfo/edit?usp=sharing. No need to sign up on the studio website--simply sign up on our Google spreadsheet!

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Mar
1
5:00 PM17:00

First Fridays on the Downtown Mall

  • Citizen Burger Bar (212 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come check out the Charlottesville art scene! The downtown galleries have a new exhibit that they introduce on the first Friday of each month. Some galleries offer free/cheap drinks, snacks, and live music. We will be meeting at Citizen Burger Bar from 5-6 PM for happy hour on the DPA dime! Then, we will make our way through 4-5 galleries depending on how long we want to stay at each one. If you cannot meet at Citizen before, feel free to send us a message on GroupMe to find out which gallery to go to. Students are welcome to join-- please RSVP and comment with your +1 if you can so that we have a general headcount.

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Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

Single Baked Sweets

  • The Pavilion Apartments kitchen (2101 Arlington Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22903) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The founder of Single Baked Sweets will be doing a demo of her single-serve, bake-at-home dessert kits! She would like our feedback and will have products for sale. Your sweet tooth will thank you!

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