DECEMBER 9 ANCESTRY.COM – GET STARTED AT CCPL – 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Central Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov. DECEMBER 10 CHESTER PICKLEBALL...

DECEMBER 9

ANCESTRY.COM – GET STARTED AT CCPL – 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Central Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov.

DECEMBER 10

CHESTER PICKLEBALL – Goyne Park. Ecoff Ave. Each Thursday. 9 until 11 a.m. 6 until 8 p.m. Play will be at the tennis courts located behind the baseball field. Questions or info, call 804-712-8113.

SUSTAIN OUR COMMUNITIES COMMIITTEE – 9a.m. until 10 a.m. To study and analyze blight prevention techniques and programs; then advise business organizations, Chesterfield County Airport, Conference Room B (2nd Floor), 7511 Airfield Drive, North Chesterfield

DECEMBER 11

“DARK DAYS” WITH D. RANDALL BLYTHE – 7 p.m. Meadowdale Library, 4301 Meadowdale Blvd. Lead singer and lyricist for rock band Lamb of God, D. Randall Blythe, will talk about his recently published memoir. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov.

DECEMBER 12

WINTER ARTISANS’ BAZAAR – 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. LaPrade Library.

NEWBORNS IN NEED Tri-Cities Chapter – 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Chester Christian Church, 4330 Curtis St. Details: Mary or James at 804-681-0131.

NINETYNINE TOY AIRLIFT – 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Chesterfield County Airport.

CHESTER PICKLEBALL – Goyne Park. Ecoff Ave. Each Saturday. 9 until 11 a.m. Play will be at the tennis courts located behind the baseball field. Questions or info, call 804-712-8113.

JRAC 23RD ANNUAL JAMES RIVER PARADE OF LIGHTS – 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Enjoy this unique holiday event. The lighted boat parade floats down the James River. Viewing areas are Dutch Gap Boat Landing, 501 Coxendale Rd., and The Bluff at Henricus Historical Park, 601 Coxendale Rd.

DECEMBER 13

KIWANIS CLUB OF CHESTER CHRISTMAS PARADE – 2 p.m. Rain or Shine. Start of parade at the Chester YMCA and ending at the Chester Village Green.

DECEMBER 15

DEPRESSION BIPOLAR SUPPORT ALLIANCE CHESTERFIELD COUNTY – 7 P.M. UNTIL 8 P.M. Iron Bridge Baptist Church, 10900 Ironbridge Rd. Details: Tim Glover, 412-5910 or glovertw@msn.com

CCPL CHESS CLUB – All ages, all skill levels are welcome. 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Meadowdale Library.

INTRODUCTION TO 3-D PRINTING – 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Central Library. Learn to use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create just about anything. Open to all ages. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov

GRACE CAFÉ – Free weekly dinners 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. Open to everyone. Chester Presbyterian Church, 3424 W. Hundred Rd. Details: 748-4636.

CHESTER PICKLEBALL – Goyne Park. Ecoff Ave. Each Tuesday. 6p.m. until 8 p.m. Play will be at the tennis courts located behind the baseball field. Questions or info, call 804-712-8113.

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING – 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. Chesterfield County Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd.

DECEMBER 16

AMERICAN RED CROSS WEB OF HOPE Knit/Crochet classes -10 a.m. Chester Baptist Church, 4317 School St. Details: Linda Southward, 779-3453.

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING – 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd.,