The Commonwealth Book Club began its sixth year last Saturday, when eight members gathered at the Meadowdale Library to discuss the U.S. Supreme Court. The book club, which began with a 2005 op-ed column in the Village News, has consistently devoted itself to the discussion of serious non-fiction, including books, current events, science, politics, social issues, the environment, and history.
Wednesday, January 18
American Red Cross Web of Hope Knit/Crochet classes. 10 a.m. Chester Baptist Church. School St. For more information call Angela Guastella at 530-0871 or Linda Southward at 779-3453.
The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Winter Adventures in Learning classes continue. 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. School St. For more information call 706-6689 or email email@example.com
Dignified, astute, persevering; words that describe Mary Arline McGuire who spent 43 years serving Chesterfield County government. Beginning her career as deputy treasurer, Ms. McGuire worked hard to reach chief treasurer and in 1979 broke the glass ceiling by being the first woman elected to a Constitutional office - Treasurer.
Old dogs may resist learning new tricks, but starting this Wednesday, humans of “a certain age” will gather at the Chester Baptist Church for the latest session of Adventures in Learning (AIL), the educational program of the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield.
The Chesterfield County Police Department is seeking volunteers to serve as auxiliary police officers and motorist assistants.
Wednesday, January 11
The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Winter Adventures in Learning classes begin. 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. School St. For more information call 706-6689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Downloadable Digital eBooks. Central Library. 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. To register visit library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.
Early Literacy Story Times – Winter/Spring 2012. Enon Library 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Chester Library – 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Pocahontas State Park welcomed hundreds of visitors on the first day of the New Year. With mild temperatures and lots of sunshine, individuals and families enjoyed casual walks and mountain biking through the various trails located in the park.