What's Up: Upcoming Events


Adult continuing education can expand your world

earn something — or teach something you know well — through Adult Continuing Education.

Sport tourism alive and well in Chesterfield

County Administrator James J.L. “Jay” Stegmaier announced that the county remains busy hosting several key sporting events in July and August generating revenue for local businesses. The events include the IWLCA Capital Cup, Softball Nation Fast Pitch Nationals, CBC World Series and the 2012 USA Swimming Eastern Zone Long Course Age Group Championship.

Chester historical park and conservation area voted Richmond’s best

Readers of voted to select Henricus Historical Park and the Dutch Gap Conservation Area as the best local park for a 2012 “Bestie” award. “Besties” feature reader-favorite local venues in a variety of categories with the nominees selected by the editorial staff.

NEVER ALONE: 30 years in the making

The idea for her new book, Never Alone, came to author Christine Phillips when she was a mere 17-year-old girl.

Weekly calendar

Summer Reading Program 2012: Teen Studio - Sculptural Wire Bookmarks. Central Library. 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Register online at or call the library at 748-1603.

ALL ABOARD! Railroad chapter preserves the past for the future

Chesterfield resident, Kim Young, had a chance meeting one day with a member of a small railroad club back in 2008 that has made him a devotee of the Richmond Railroad Museum.

HHOT Group Welcomed to Charter

In a charter celebration held in June LaSertoma International welcomed their newest chapter into the organization, Helping Hands of Tomorrow (HHOT), a youth volunteer service organization out of Chester.