april 19 > AMERICAN RED CROSS KNIT/CROCHET CLASSES – 10 a.m. Chester Baptist Church, 4317 School St. Details, Vee Hancock, (804) 276-2891.
april 20 > COMPANION SUPPER – 6 p.m. Chester Baptist Church, 4317 School St. For more information contact Deanie Clements, 790-1115 or Sarah Allen, 768-8602.
april 22 > EARTH DAY
CHESTER FARMERS MARKET – 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Chester Village Green.
FALLING CREEK IRONWORKS ANNUAL EVENT – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Falling Creek Ironworks Park, 6908 Jeff Davis Hwy. Activities include guided tours, exhibits, costumed interpretation, living history, period demonstrations, Native American dancing and children’s activities. See page 10 for more information. Details: Bryan Truzzie 804-751-4946 or www.fallingcreekironworks.org.
MEADOWDALE Earth Day Celebration – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meadowdale Library. Go green with activities for kids and adults, including a puppet show, Splash the Recycling Dolphin, container gardening and composting.
SPRING INTO MUSIC – 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Chester Library. CCPL partners with the Chesterfield Cultural Arts Foundation to offer free, family-friendly concerts and educational music programs. One Voice Ensemble will perform at the library.
BATTLE AT OSBORNE’S LANDING – REVOLUTIONALY WAR RE-ENACTMENT – 10 p.m. to 5 p.m. Henricus Historical Park, 251 Henricus Park Rd. Visitors will experience militia drills and artillery demos.
april 23 > GARDEN WALK – 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Visit five gardens in Chester on the Chester Garden Club’s garden walk. Tickets $10. Purchase tickets at any of the five walk locations. St. John’s Episcopal Church on Richmond Street would be a good starting location for listing and map. $
BATTLE AT OSBORNE’S LANDING – REVOLUTIONALY WAR RE-ENACTMENT – 10 p.m. to 2 p.m. Henricus Historical Park, 251 Henricus Park Rd. Visitors will experience militia drills and artillery demos. $
april 24 > BETWEEN THE COVERS BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP – 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Chester Library. “Mercy Snow” by Tiffany Baker will be discussed. No registration required.
april 25 >LUNCHTIME JAM SESSIONS – Noon to 1:30 p.m. Chester Library. Beginner-friendly, informal old-time music jam. Bring your instrument and play along.
CCPL CHESS CLUB – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Meadowdale Library. Learn to play the beautiful game of chess in a relaxed, stress-free environment. Join our club and meet others who enjoy the game. All ages are welcome.
GRACE CAFE – 5:30 until 7 p.m. Free weekly dinners, open to everyone at Chester Presbyterian Church 3424 W. Hundred Road, Details: 748-4636.
april 26 >CHESTERFIELD NEEDLEWORK FRIENDS – 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Chester Library. Knit, crochet, socialize, and share your techniques with others as you work on your own or group projects. All skill levels are welcome. Bring your own supplies.
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING – Budget Work Session, Noon to 5 p.m. Public Meeting 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Road, Chesterfield.