What's Up: Upcoming Events


Lions start a new year

The Chester Lions Club started the 2015 year with high hopes and expectations. In 2014, the CLC celebrated 75 years of Lionism and service to the community. This year the club intends to continue and possibly expand aid to people with vision or hearing difficulties.

Why Health Insurance is Important

In 2015, there is a penalty if you’re not excluded for a particular reason. Wondering why health insurance is so important, we sat down with Doug Moyer, Chief Executive Officer of Southside Regional Medical Center, to find out.

Cooperative extension offers winter-spring seminars

Chesterfield Cooperative Extension Services is offering several seminars from January through April that will help residents prepare for spring. These seminars are free. Spaces are limited, so call 751-4401 or email to register.

Special Advocates for Children Needed

Nobody longs for a safe and loving family more than a child who has been abused or neglected. CASA volunteers are empowered by the courts to help make their dream a reality.

Behind-the-scenes: Kitty Belcher

Kitty Belcher, owner and founder of Belcher’s Trophies, has contributed more to the community than just being a business owner. She was recognized in 2005 by the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors for her exceptional volunteer work with Parks and Recreation.

Register for Chesterfield’s Citizens Academy

There is still time for residents to enroll in the Chesterfield County Police Department Citizens Academy that kicks off on Feb. 10, 2015. Participants will meet each Tuesday from Feb. 10 to April 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Clover Hill Police Support Facility, 2730 Hicks Road.

Weekly calendar

Central Library Brown Bag Book Discussion Group. Central Library. 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. “The Ghost Bride” by Yangsze Choo will be discussed.