What's Up: Upcoming Events

July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014 - 7:00pm


Chester Lions celebrate 75 years of operation

The Chester Lions Club celebrates its 75th year of operation and service to this community. The club was originally organized on January 16, 1939 at Chester High School. The Chester Lions became part of the largest service organization in the world.

Changes to the Midlothian Library branch due to celebration of the Vine Wine Festival, April 12

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 donates 11.5 acres to Chesterfield for Howlett Line Park addition

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.

YMCA executive director supports healthy living, social responsibility and education

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?

Stop Hunger Now at Chester Presbyterian

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.

Woman’s Club releases cookbook full of their favorite recipes

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.”

Weekly calendar

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.