Upcoming Events

Please contact us if you are interested in scheduling an event for your group or in talking about hosting a public event.

COMING UP IN OCTOBER

TALK SAVES LIVES on Sunday, October 1 at 4:00 at Ebenezer Methodist Church in Suffolk.

TALK SAVES LIVES on Monday, October 2 at 6:00 at these 5 locations in Norfolk: Slover Library, Pretlow Library, Southside Aquatic Center, Lamberts Point Community Center, O’Connor Brewing Company

FUNDRAISER FOR SMPF on Friday, October 13 at the Good Life Kitchen in Gloucester organized by Kenneth Lovett.  Come out for a delicious spaghetti supper! Donation $10

OUT OF THE DARKNESS WALK on Saturday, October 14 at 10:00 (registration 9:00) at MacArthur Green in NORFOLK.  Supports American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

OUT OF THE DARKNESS WALK on Sunday, October 15 at 10:00 (registration 9:00) at the Sportsplex in Virginia Beach.  Supports American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

IT’S REAL: College Students and Mental Health on Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 7:00 at the ADPi House at UVA.  This is part of the Inter-Sorority Council’s Wellness Week.

Mind, Body, Spirit Fair Presentation and Resource Table Presentation is 3:00-3:45 on Saturday, October 21 at the Christ and St. Luke’s Church Green in Norfolk. Concurrent with the Stockley Garden Art Festival. The table will be there 10:00-5:00

Talk Saves Lives on Wed. Oct. 25 at 1:15 for Seniors at the Chesapeake Police Senior Citizens Seminar. Harvest Assembly of God, 525 Kempsville Rd., Chesapeake

More Than Sad for educators on October 26, 8:00-9:00am at the Chesapeake Alternative School.

Out of the Darkness Benefit Thursday, Oct. 26, 7:00-9:00 at Fairgrounds Coffee House, 806 Baldwin Ave., Norfolk. Enjoy music while we continue to raise money for AFSP. Donations appreciated.

NOVEMBER EVENTS

MORE THAN SAD Sunday, Nov. 5, 5:00 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 1279 N. Greatneck Rd., Virginia Beach. Concurrent programs for teens and parents with discussions led by our facilitators.

SOUL SHOP Minstering to Suicidal Desperation  Thursday, November 9, 8:30-4:00 Sponsored by Tidewater Pastoral Counseling Services. Great Bridge United Methodist Church, 201 Stadium Dr., Chesapeake. $40 fee includes program, materials, breakfast, lunch, snacks & coffee. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/soul-shop-suicide-prevention-training-tickets-37890647948

safeTALK from 3:00-5:00 at ODU Webb Center. Open to students, staff, and public.

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day (ISOSL) Saturday, Nov. 18. Gather with other survivors of suicide loss to find comfort, understanding, healing and hope. FREE. Sponsored by AFSP. Find a program here:  www.afsp.org/survivorday