artwork by Mary A. Melton from READ 2012



Friday, February 22, 2013 from 7-10pm 

Special early preview for Sponsors & READ Patrons from 6-7pm



The New Community School 
4211 Hermitage Road
Richmond, VA 23227

Driving Directions 


April Eddleton 
The New Community School 
(804) 266-2494 ext 29


5th Annual READ Art Show Opening Reception


Are you ready to be a part of The New Community School's 5th Annual Art Show & Sale?  Featuring local & regional artists.

RED HOT OPENING RECEPTION - Friday, February 22, 2013, 7-10pm

$35 per ticket ($40 at the door); *or become a READ Patron for $125 (includes 2 tickets, recognition in the program and a special preview at 6pm)

Jazz entertainment by the Conley/Dowd Duo.  Proceeds to benefit The New Community School

The READ Art Show & Sale will also be open free to the public on Saturday, February 23, 10am-4pm. Entertainment by Alicia Romeo Grebe, Harpist. Select artwork marked down from 2-4pm.


Virginia Wine Country Raffle

Tickets $20 each or 6 for $100

For a chance to win: 5-hour chauffeured Ultimate Wine Tour for 2; $1,000 gift certificate to the Boars Head Inn, Charlottesville, to use toward: first class lodging, fine dining in the AAA Four Diamond rated Old Mill Room, or a wide variety of activities.

Drawing to take place Friday, February 22 at the READ Art Show & Sale Opening Reception. Do not need to be present to win; winner will be notified. Package details will vary, depending upon winner's preferences and hotel availability.


READ Art Show & Sale Sponsors: Agincourt Capital Management  |  AquaLaw, PLC  |  B&B Printing  |  Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation  |  George Cumming,, RE/MAX Commonwealth  |  DeSoi Consulting  |  Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc.  |  Educational Enterprises, Inc.  |  Franklin Federal Foundation  |   Gumenick Properties  |  JBR Advisors  |  Markel Corporation  |  NewMarket Corporation  |  Northwestern Mutual  |  Raymond James  |  Richmond Family Magazine  |  Rutherfoord  |  Straus, Itzkowitz & LeCompte  |  Strickler Medical, Inc.  |  SunTrust Endowments & Foundations  |  Union First Market Bank  |  Westbury Pharmacy  |  The Wine Group  |  Yoga Source

Founded in 1974, The New Community School provides a program of college preparation for dyslexic (specific language learning disabled) students, grades 6-12. Through remediation of reading and writing skills, challenging academic courses, and activities that foster character development, students achieve academic independence and increased self-esteem. The school is an independent, non-sectarian and non-profit day school accessible to students of all races, creeds, ethnic origins and socio-economic backgrounds. Learn more at