LIVING Picks: Week of June 27-July 3

LIVING Picks: Week of June 27-July 3

Food & Drink

Murder in the Vineyards

Saturday, June 30

DuCard Vineyards is hosting a catered dinner and a show, during which guests will have to solve a mystery before the night is over. $79, 6:30pm. DuCard Vineyards, 40 Gibson Hollow Ln., Etlan. (540) 923-4206.


Crozet Independence Day celebration

Saturday, June 30

The Crozet Volunteer Fire Department leads the way with a parade, followed by festivities in the park that include live music, food and a fireworks show. $4 per person (kids 12 and under free) for park entry, 5-10pm. Claudius Crozet Park, 1075 Claudius Crozet Park, Crozet. crozet

Health & Wellness

Newborn care class

Thursday, June 28

The UVA Hospital is holding a class that covers everything from how to care for a newborn, to behavior habits and the basics of baby care, along with other resources. Free, 6:30-8:30pm. UVA Hospital, 1215 Lee St. 924-0000.


Chickens at Jefferson’s Monticello

Thursday, June 28

Pat Foreman, known as “The Chicken Whisperer,” will demonstrate how integral poultry was as a source of food and income for the enslaved community at Monticello. $55, 6- 8pm. 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy. 984-9880.

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