July Events


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Pre-school Ballet Camp July 20-24

July 20th to July 24th • Ages 3 – 4 Mon – Thurs • 10:00am – 12:00pm

Exploring Ballet, taught by Sally Hart, explores basic ballet techniques in a playful, creative environment. Students will hear stories of the ballets and dance in their own ballet costumes that the make. Materials for costume supplied and included in price.

Price: $95

Attire: Pink tights, pink leotard, and ballet shoes.

Located at Albemarle Ballet Theatre, 5798 Three Notched Road, Crozet VA 22932
Email: [email protected] or call 434.823.8888

July Events at Humpback Rocks Mountain Farm

Humpback Rocks Mountain Farm, a re-created late 19th century Appalachian pioneer farm, is offering traditional musical events and cultural demonstrations every weekend in July.

Musical groups from the area will take the stage under the walnut tree on Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m. Scheduled to perform are:

July 5 – 12 to 2 p.m. Sunnyside with Carol Phillips performing old-time and Carter-style music, 2 to 4 p.m.; Blue Mountain Sunrise, a bluegrass group with a hint of gospel
July 12 – Deja Moo plays old-time mountain and bluegrass music
July 19 – Better Than Nothing performs modern bluegrass tunes
July 26 – Grassy Ridge with Pam Ward entertain with old and new bluegrass
August 2 – Harmony Hill performs

The Mountaintop Jam Sessions return on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays from 12 to 4 pm. For all ages, all levels.
New this year will be mini camp for children ages 8 – 12 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. July 22-24. Work and play on an l890s Appalachian homestead with National Park Rangers. Space is limited to 15. There is a fee of $15 for the session. Call (540) 943-4716 to register.