More than 725 volunteers braved Saturday morning’s threatening skies and occasional showers to collect 458 garbage bags full of trash and 280 bags full of recyclable materials.
Oil Pastel Flower Party.10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Ettrick-Matoaca Library; 1 p.m. - 2 p.m., Enon Library; 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.
ChesterFest returns on Saturday, Sept. 27 to celebrate 13 years of fun; meeting neighbors you haven’t seen in years, shopping for some one-of-a-kind gifts or even something for yourself.
While the Chesterfield Board of Supervisors met last week and approved the Chesterfield Center for the Arts in Chester, that is not all that has to be done.
The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Free Ice Cream Social. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. Kick-off Adventures in Learning. Details: 706-6689 or www.shepctrchestefield.org.
The Battle of Chester goes beyond the field. Last Thursday, Thomas Dale hosted the game between their Knights and L.C. Bird’s Skyhawks. I was supposed to attend the game with my bosses, Jeff and Julia Bowman.