Oil Pastel Flower Party.10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Ettrick-Matoaca Library; 1 p.m. - 2 p.m., Enon Library; 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.
ChesterFest returns on Saturday, Sept. 27 to celebrate 13 years of fun; meeting neighbors you haven’t seen in years, shopping for some one-of-a-kind gifts or even something for yourself.
While the Chesterfield Board of Supervisors met last week and approved the Chesterfield Center for the Arts in Chester, that is not all that has to be done.
The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Free Ice Cream Social. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. Kick-off Adventures in Learning. Details: 706-6689 or www.shepctrchestefield.org.
The Battle of Chester goes beyond the field. Last Thursday, Thomas Dale hosted the game between their Knights and L.C. Bird’s Skyhawks. I was supposed to attend the game with my bosses, Jeff and Julia Bowman.
During last week’s Chesterfield Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board announced, without much fanfare, that the $6.9 million arts center proposed for Chester’s Village Green will be funded.
I did not necessarily recognize a rising R&B star when I sat down with the 2014 Matoaca high school graduate Diamond Greene and her father-manager to learn more about her activities as a singer, songwriter, and TV show host I had heard of.