The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV), in partnership with the Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation, presents merit badge workshops for Boy...

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV), in partnership with the Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation, presents merit badge workshops for Boy Scouts in June.

The Boy Scout “American Heritage” Merit Badge Workshop will be held on Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. until noon at the Historic Trinity Church, 10111 Iron Bridge Rd., Chesterfield. This workshop fulfills merit badge requirements concerning history and cultural heritage. The price of admission is $10; and registration is through the CHSV website at www.chesterfieldhistory.com.

There are prerequisites for this workshop. Call 751-4946 for details.

The “Citizenship in the Nation” merit badge workshop will be held on Saturday, June 18, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Historic Trinity Church. This workshop is for boys ages 11-17 and will address citizens’ rights, liberties ,and freedoms by discussing historical documents, the branches of government and historical speeches. Admission is $10 and does not include badge. Call for prerequisites for this merit badge. A merit badge counselor certified by the Heart of Virginia Council offers these workshops and space is limited.

For details contact Bryan Truzzie, 751-4946 or truzzieb@chesterfield.gov.