On Saturday, April 12, the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce will hold its Celebration of the Vine wine festival at the MillWorks, 13872 Coalfield Commons Place, Midlothian. Midlothian Library branch patrons should note the following information on how their visit will be affected that day:
The Civil War Trust, America’s largest Civil War nonprofit preservation organization with over 55,000 members donated to Chesterfield County 11.5 acres of additional land for Howlett Line Park.
The Chester YMCA’s relatively new executive director is anything but inexperienced. He looks young, but wouldn’t we all if we stayed in shape?
The Stop Hunger Now campaign stopped in Chester recently and Chester Presbyterian Church went to work. They took 10,000 pounds of raw grains such as rice, soy, dehydrated vegetables and a flavoring mix including 21 essential vitamins and minerals into small meal packages.
If you love to cook and are always looking for unique recipes to try, then the latest fundraiser cookbook that has been released from The Woman’s Club of Chester. With “Celebrations from Our Kitchen to Yours,” you could begin your dinner party with an appetizer from one of Arline McGuire’s favorites, “Bacon Water Chestnuts.”
Early Literacy Story Times. Chester Library. 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Central Library 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Meadowdale Library 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Ettrick-Matoaca Library. 11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. No registration required.
In May 1864, Union and Confederate soldiers across the country changed the way fighting a war in the field would be fought. Instead of fighting in nice rows and shooting each other down, they began digging earthen fortifications to fight behind. They had learned the hard lesson and began to learn to save themselves from further danger.