Visiting Presquile National Wildlife Refuge last Saturday could have been identified as an early Earth Day celebration (April 22). For the 300-plus visitors who waited their turn to climb aboard a pontoon to cross the James River and embark on the island, it was a day for the young and young at heart to search for critters, discover wetlands, study plankton
During last Monday’s meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Chester, past president John Howsman, left, receives a distinguished club certificate and award for leading the club during 2011 and 2012. Tom Sokol, current president, is making the presentation.
The GFWC Worthington Woman’s Club recognizes April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month by planting a “Pinwheel Garden” at the Chesterfield County Government Complex.
Chesterfield has gained another gem in its crown of historic sites. About 50 gathered in front of the Strachan House at Point of Rocks, last week, for a presentation of the deed ceremony.
Early Literacy Story Times. Central Library. 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Chester Library. 11 a.m.– 11:45 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.
She has graced the pages of Glamour (Feb. 2013) and the LA Times and been interviewed by Carson Daly for of all things…beer! Chester native Meg Gill lived her childhood in the little town, starting out at Salem Elementary and graduating from Bird High School almost 10 years ago. With some years in between, she made her way to the craft brewing scene in California.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) headquarters and research library in historic Castlewood, located at 10201 Iron Bridge Rd. is closed for internal and external restoration. The Historical Society continues its operations for members, volunteers, and community.