Call for artists to teach at PAAL

The Petersburg Area Art League is seeking qualified artists to design and teach art classes at PAAL. PAAL is currently accepting teaching proposals for any visual art class to be taught to any age range. PAAL’s class schedule runs quarterly: fall (Sept. – Nov.), winter (Dec. – Feb.), spring (March – May) and summer (camps in July and August).

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Chesterfield County Farmer’s Market. 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Mimms Loop at the Chesterfield County Government Complex. For information check out the market on Facebook/CFitFarmersMarket.

11th Annual Taste Of India Event is June 21-22

The Cultural Center of India or CCI, a nonprofit organization, will hold its 11th Annual Taste of India event on Saturday, June 21, and Sunday, June 22, noon-9 p.m. This free, family event will be held at the Cultural Center of India, 6641 Iron Bridge Pkwy., Chesterfield. For directions, visit

Free pet adoption event May 31, June 1

Several animal welfare agencies in Central Virginia, including the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter, will participate in Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days on Saturday, May 31, and Sunday, June 1.

It’s not too late to get your garden going

It’s the perfect time to get your garden ready for summer. The Chesterfield County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension offers several programs for residents to learn more about their lawn and garden, and get solutions and suggestions for problem areas.

Outstanding Youth Award winners announced

The winners of the Outstanding Youth Awards were announced recently at a ceremony at Meadowbrook High School. Sarah Gregory, was presented the adult award for more than 40 years of volunteer service with Chesterfield County 4-H.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting. Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd. 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. Break at 5 p.m. for dinner, and then resume at 6:30 p.m.