April’s theme is #CMgame, and we’re thrilled to announce a local expert, Sean C. Duncan, is joining us on the 13th to drop some knowledge on games, learning, and play! 👾

Dr. Duncan is a scholar and teacher of games, gaming culture, and game design. You can find more information on his work at se4n.org and on Twitter at playcult.

Event details here: ➜ https://creativemornings.com/talks/sean-c-duncan

Huge shout out to Ting, WillowTree Inc., and UVA Arts for supporting us this month! 🙌👏🎉💕

Good news! We’re switching to a larger venue so we can get everyone off the waitlist and open up more tickets!!!! If you didn't get a ticket yesterday, register today! Our new venue is Light House Studio at Vinegar Hill Theatre on 220 West Market Street (across from Mcguffey Art Center). 🎉

March’s theme is Courage, and we’re proud to announce that our courageous first speaker is the incredibly talented performance artist, emcee, author, poet, activist, and professor of hip-hop, A.D. Carson (@aydeethegreat) 💥 To join us on Friday, March 9th, you’ll need to reserve your seat! 💺 Registration opens Monday, March 5th! ⏰

Event details here: ➜ https://creativemornings.com/talks/a-d-carson

Our local supporting partners this month are Ting Charlottesville, WillowTree, Inc., UVA Arts, The Bridge Progressive Arts Initiative, New City Arts Initiative, and Grit Coffee 🙌🎉🔥

Photo: Ken Scar/Courtesy of A.D. Carson.

CreativeMornings is a free, monthly breakfast lecture series for the creative community. It happens in 180 cities in 64 countries around the world. Charlottesville is the 180th chapter, and your local hosts are Lance Barrera, Emma Terry, and Maureen Brondyke. If you’re interested in getting involved as a volunteer, sponsor, host, and/or attendee, you’re invited to stop by Welcome Gallery on February 27 at 5:30PM to register for CreativeMornings and learn more about the event.

Can’t make it? You can still create your profile at CreativeMornings.com/Signup. Be sure to set your home chapter to Charlottesville and subscribe to our newsletter for updates on our first event in March!

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Special thanks to the Grace Ho for this lovely illustration! Check her out on Dribbble.