Wednesday, January 11
The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Winter Adventures in Learning classes begin. 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. School St. For more information call 706-6689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Downloadable Digital eBooks. Central Library. 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. To register visit library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.
Early Literacy Story Times – Winter/Spring 2012. Enon Library 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Chester Library – 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Pocahontas State Park welcomed hundreds of visitors on the first day of the New Year. With mild temperatures and lots of sunshine, individuals and families enjoyed casual walks and mountain biking through the various trails located in the park.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) will present its fifth annual “Winter Lecture Series” in Chesterfield, starting on Jan. 13 and continuing every second Friday evening at 7 p.m. through Mar. 23, 2012.
South Richmond Rotary Club hosted formerly conjoined twins Maria and Teresa Tapia and their mom and aunt during a meeting in December. The family attended the meeting to thank the club, which sponsored their travel to Richmond through the World Pediatric Project (WPP).
The Chesterfield County senior advocate recently announced the 19 graduates of its Senior Ambassadors program, an eight-week course that allows adults 55 and older to broaden their knowledge of the county and to learn how they can better the community through self-enrichment and volunteerism.
Nothing means more during this great holiday season than having families together to celebrate. And, while James and Joyce Dalton of Southern Chesterfield will be much like many ‘blended’ households scrambling to keep the word ‘happy’ in the phrase Happy Holidays, there will be new challenges for the Dalton family to embrace this Christmas.
The war officially ended in Iraq last week with most of the troops home for Christmas, but for the troops in Afghanistan, the war continues and deployment is longer than six months.