The 36th Annual ODPCC Postcard Show and Sale will take place Friday and Saturday, November 15 and 16, at Chester Campus of John Tyler Community College. “Spending the Night on the Pike: A Postcard History of Motels Along U.S. Highway 1 From Richmond to Petersburg 1920-1975,”author Tim O’Gorman will be available to sign copies of his new book.
The Chesterfield County Historical Society of Virginia (CCHS) held a Living History Day at the county’s newest Civil Ward park at Historic Point of Rocks last Saturday. The special event focused on Civil War’s medical stories, with re-enactors portraying surgeons, soldiers and Clara Barton, who served as superintendent of nursing at the Point of Rocks hospital.
Early Literacy Story Times. Chester Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Meadowdale Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. No registration required.
Even though it has been 50 years, most people know exactly where they were when they heard the news of the John F. Kennedy assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald on Friday, November 22, 1963.
As Halloween approaches, the Chesterfield County Police Department is encouraging residents to do their part to make Thursday, Oct. 31, a safe holiday for all.
The Chesterfield County Annual Veterans Day Memorial Ceremony, sponsored by the Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia, will be held on Monday, Nov. 11 at 2 p.m. at the Chesterfield County Historic 1917 Courthouse Green on Iron Bridge Rd.