This year's three-part series explores the topic of education reform and will start by creating a foundation of understanding around the science of learning and development research.  The second session will then focus on advocacy at the local and state levels, building up to the final session which will address policy change at the national level.  Join us for this dynamic series that will bring together the leading ideas and best practices in education reform from around the nation.

April 25, 2017 - Lindsay Hill at University of Richmond
May 25, 2017 - Derrell Bradford at Randolph-Macon College
June 6, 2017 - John King Jr. at Virginia Union University
All sessions are  8:00AM - 11:30AM

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MEMBERS ONLY EVENT

Formerly the Philip Morris Tobacco Storage Complex, Clopton Siteworks is a 25-acre site that includes 520,000 sq ft of historic timber-frame warehouses. The complex is being transformed through adaptive re-use into a creative community for small businesses, with the goal of bringing 500 jobs to the Jeff Davis Corridor.

This members only event will include a tour of Clopton SiteWorks followed by commentary and Q&A with John Gregory (VP of Development, Fountainhead Properties) and Lee Downey (Director of the Department of Economic & Community Development, City of Richmond).

DATE: Tuesday, May 9, 2017
TIME:  12:00PM - 1:00PM
LOCATION: Clopton SiteWorks - 2601 Maury Street

Email pbradby@lmronline.org for registration information

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MEMBERS ONLY EVENT

Join us for a conversation with Rhu Harris, Hanover County Administrator.  Learn more about Hanover County, its role in our region and ways you can engage to move Hanover forward.

DATE: Thursday, May 18, 2017
TIME:  5:30PM - 7:30PM
LOCATION: Richmond Times-Dispatch Hanover Plant
8460 Times-Dispatch Blvd., Mechanicsville

Email pbradby@lmronline.org for registration information