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.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) will present its fifth annual “Winter Lecture Series” in Chesterfield, starting on Jan. 13 and continuing every second Friday evening at 7 p.m. through Mar. 23, 2012.
South Richmond Rotary Club hosted formerly conjoined twins Maria and Teresa Tapia and their mom and aunt during a meeting in December. The family attended the meeting to thank the club, which sponsored their travel to Richmond through the World Pediatric Project (WPP).