What's Up: Upcoming Events


Adventures in Learning classes begin January 14

The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield kicks off its Adventures in Learning Winter 2015 Session on Wednesday, January 14 at 9 a.m. Classes will be held on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through March 4.

Don’t just landscape – landscape for life!

Are you a homeowner who wants to create and maintain your own healthy, sustainable landscape? The Chesterfield County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension will be offering a six-week course, “Landscape for Life,” in which participants will learn how to save money and improve their landscapes.

Weekly calendar

Richmond Symphony Performance.The annual winter orchestral performance. Southside Church of the Nazarene, 6851 Courthouse Rd. 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. No fee.

Cooperative Extension offers Winter-Spring seminars

Chesterfield Cooperative Extension Services is offering several seminars from January through April that will help residents prepare for spring. These seminars are free. Spaces are limited, call 804-751-4401 or email to register.

Start the New Year off with a hike at Pocahontas State Park

Let the beginning of 2015 be a breath of fresh air. Join staff at Pocahontas State Park on January 1 for a chance to start the year with some healthy, wholesome fun for the whole family.

Christmas Light Fest: It’s a community affair

There are more than 200,000 lights within feet of each other on the Brenspark Road and the Husting Street neighborhood all because of the “friendly competition” that started some years back in one Chesterfield neighborhood.

Flagstop donates over $1,000 to local families for Christmas

Recently, Flagstop Car Wash gathered together all the gifts they had prepared for their annual Christmas Mother contribution. In November, they had managed to raise $567 during a fundraising event for a family chosen by the Chesterfield/Colonial Heights Christmas Mother Program.