Twice each year members of the Chester Lions Club hand out white canes for a small donation. The white canes represent eye sight and the donation goes toward providing eye exams and glasses for people in need.
The Christmas season is underway for the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother program. Last Tuesday, Chesterfield County declared the day, Christmas Mother Day.
Wednesday, October 17
Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Adventures in Learning Fall classes. 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. Details: 706-6689.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia will present a themed tea, Scents & Sensibility – Herbs & Jane Austen’s Girls, 1 p.m. at historic Magnolia Grange Plantation House Museum, 10020 Iron Bridge Road.
Govergo Akoi, after enduring a 14-year war of war lords, government oppression and life in a refugee camp in Liberia, has found a home in America.
The Retail Merchants Association, or RMA held its 23rd Annual Valor Awards Breakfast and Ceremony on Friday Oct. 5, at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.
Life isn’t normal when you live with a chronic disease. Some days are bad, but some days are really good. Faith Miller has been living with a chronic disease since she was first diagnose in the fourth grade. She has Cystic Fibrosis.
Wednesday, October 10
Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Adventures in Learning Fall classes. 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St.
Technology Class: MS Excel. Central Library. 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Register by calling 748-1603.
Early Literacy Story Times. Enon Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
No registration required.
Bilingual Spanish-English Story Times. Meadowdale Library. 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. No registration required.
Thursday, October 11