The Chesterfield County Public Library, or CCPL, Read 2 Feed program received hundreds of dollars’ worth of pet food and other items to help feed and care for dogs and cats at the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter, thanks to the efforts of area readers.
On September 13, Chester Baptist Church held an Operation Inasmuch event. Operation Inasmuch is a nonprofit organization that encourages churches to join a “Compassion Revolution.” Over 1,600 churches in 21 states have joined the Revolution.
The Chamber held their inaugural Craft Beer Festival at Westchester Commons on Saturday, September 13. In spite of the on-again off-again rain showers, there were a decent amount of beer lovers present. The VIP tent was hosted by Sedona Tap House.
More than 725 volunteers braved Saturday morning’s threatening skies and occasional showers to collect 458 garbage bags full of trash and 280 bags full of recyclable materials.
Oil Pastel Flower Party.10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Ettrick-Matoaca Library; 1 p.m. - 2 p.m., Enon Library; 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.
ChesterFest returns on Saturday, Sept. 27 to celebrate 13 years of fun; meeting neighbors you haven’t seen in years, shopping for some one-of-a-kind gifts or even something for yourself.