ANCESTRY.COM – Get Started at CCPL – Central Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Register at library.chesterfield.gov
FROM A RICHMOND STREETCAR: THE HARRIS STILSON PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTION. Streetcar driver Harris Stilson’s great-granddaughter, Kitty Snow, will share some of Harry’s photos and stories. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Central Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS AND SCHOOL BOARD LIAISON COMMITTEE. 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Lane B. Ramsey Administration Building, Room 502, 9901 Lori Road, Chesterfield
THE ACOUSTIC CONCERT SERIES – North Sea Gas is a traditional music trio from Scotland. This concert is one of the Acoustic Concert Series held this fall that will feature folk and traditional music from Richmond and the surrounding region. 7 p.m. Central Library, 9501 Lori Road, Chesterfield, Va. Contact: 804-751-CCPL or library.chesterfield.gov
CHESTERFIELD COUNCIL ON AGING, CHESTERFIELD’S AGE WAVE READINESS PLAN – 9 a.m. Come learn about and join in the dialogue on the Coalition’s Age Wave Readiness Plan. Learn about the various action committees and ways you can get involved. The program will be presented by Scott Gilchrist, facilitator of Chesterfield’s Age Wave Coalition, and Debbie Leidheiser, Senior Advocate. Lucy Corr Village, multi-purpose room, 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd., Chesterfield, Va. Information: http://chesterfield.gov/seniorevents
CHESTER PICKLEBALL. Goyne Park. Ecoff Ave. Each Thursday. 9 – 11 a.m. Play will be at the tennis courts located behind the baseball field. Questions or info, call 804-712-8113.
SOUTHLAND BAND – Pre-Chesterfest show. 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. 11801 Centre St.
FAMILY FAERIE TALE WEEKEND WORKSHOP – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Central Library. Explore storytelling, writing and creativity in two days of fun for the whole family. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov
FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS – 7 p.m. Local high schools
14th ANNUAL CHESTERFEST – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Presented by the Chester Community Asociation. Events, Pie Eating Contest, Dog Show, Street Performers, Huge Kids Zone, Vendors. Entertainment and Food. Chester Village Green. Details: chesterfest.org
LITTLE HOUSE DAY – festival highlighting the pioneer lifestyle featured in the Little House series books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Enon Library, 1801 Enon Church Rd.
“FIELD DAY” at PRESQUILE WILDLIFE REFUGE – Reserve your seat by calling 804-829-9020. For more information visit www.fws.gov/refuge/presquile
FOLAR 2015 ANNUAL OF THE PADDLE. Hopewell City Marina. 8 a.m. – 2p.m. Details – email@example.com or 504-1165.
FAMILY FAERIE TALE WEEKEND WORKSHOP – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Central Library. Explore storytelling, writing and creativity in two days of fun for the whole family. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov
WONKA JR. AUDITIONS – 7 p.m. Central Library 9501 Lori Rd. Please prepare a 1min. song & Read from Script provided. Every Kid Cast 18 & under. Info Email: ChesterfieldChildrensTheatre@hotmail.com. Rehearsal begin late Oct with performances Dec.13th weekend.
BABY BASICS MOM’S CLUB – 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. This club is open to all moms-to-be regardless of where they are receiving prenatal care. Learn about your growing baby. Chesterfield Health Department, 9501 Lucy Corr Circle. For more information contact Jessica Garayua-Johnson, Jessica.firstname.lastname@example.org or call 748-1639 or Karla Davila, email@example.com or call 748-1063.
CHESTERFIELD MASTER GARDENER OPEN HOUSE – Do you have an interest in gardening? Would you like to help educate the public about environmentally-sound gardening practices? If so, the Chesterfield Master Gardener Program may be for you! Every spring, the Chesterfield Cooperative Extension Office trains a new class of Master Gardeners, teaching them about the basics of horticulture and gardening. An open house is being held where those interested can learn more about the program and speak to current Master Gardener volunteers. Light refreshments provided. 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Central Library Meeting Room, 9501 Lori Road, Chesterfield, Va.
AGE WAVE – VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FAIR – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Chesterfield County Fairgrounds – 10300 Courthouse Rd. Be a volunteer, bring a canned or boxed item for the food bank. Visit with dozens of local organizations that are in need of volunteers. Light refreshments will be served. For more information or to be a vendor, call 804-768-7878 or email Leidheiserd@chesterfield.gov Sponsored by : Chesterfield Council on Aging, Senior Advocate and AARP