The last heavy timber beams were fitted this week into the roof structure to complete the framing of the recreated 1611 Church and Meeting Hall at Henricus Historical Park. The impressive building will soon complement the facilities of the open-air museum.
Fellowship at the Field. 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Goyne Park Football Field (Next to Ecoff Elementary School, Chester) Two-hand touch football games, free food (first come, first served), live band and speakers, free raffle.
Interest and passion brought more than 100 visitors to experience hints of civil war-era life in Chesterfield County. Life in 1864 was demonstrated and explained by costumed re-enactors and Chesterfield Historical Society volunteers at the Magnolia Grange museum estate.
As area swimming clubs begin the hazy, lazy, crazy days of summer, Chester Swimming Association, Beulah Swim Association and the YMCA’s Thunderbird pool are providing a cool splash and a social gathering place.
f you’re a county resident with a child who has been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder, consider signing up your child for an ADHD/ADD Skill-Building and Support Group.
Andrea Isabella Farag, of Chester, has been chosen as a State Finalist in the National American Miss Virginia.
With grant funding sources expiring in fall 2014, Substance Abuse Free Environment Inc. is actively seeking partnerships with private businesses, faith communities and individuals to secure funding, and to recruit board members and volunteers.