On Thursday, December 1, Chesterfield 4-H hosted its annual Achievement Night at L.C. Bird High School to celebrate the outstanding efforts and accomplishments of the 4-H’ers. It was a very special event for the youth and the dedicated adult volunteers who make 4-H possible.
On Saturday, Nov. 12, three hundred guests attended the fifth annual Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother auction at the Cultural Center of India. They were welcomed with the music of the Jack-Win-TET and the beautiful seasonal table decorations by Petals and Bows.
Wednesday, December 21
Cornerstone Business Builders Meeting. 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Salem Baptist Church. Details: 748-5533.
Al-Anon Family Group Meeting/Simultaneous AA Meeting. 8 p.m. Ivey Memorial Methodist Church, 17120 Jeff Davis Hwy. Details: 861-2620.
Future Alternatives Networking Group. 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Capital Region Workforce Center, 7333 White Pine Rd., Richmond. Details: 271-8510.
Thursday, December 22
No events scheduled.
Friday, December 23
Frank Williams has this advice for people of all ages: “You shouldn’t wait until you feel comfortable trying something new. That time may never come.”
The National Association of Town Watch has released its top award winners for participation in the 2011 National Night Out. Chesterfield County ranked seventh nationally and first in the state among localities with populations of 300,000 or more. Chesterfield County was ranked ninth nationally in 2010.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) last week announced the release of an environmental assessment for Presquile National Wildlife Refuge. The public will be able to review and comment on the assessment through Dec. 31.
It all started over a piece of rope, a simple little thing really.