What's Up: Upcoming Events


New officers for the Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield

New officers of the board of The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield are: president, Dr. Tony Yankowsky; vice president, Debbie Leidheiser; secretary, Ted Ukrop

Chesterfield resident named Emergency Vehicle Technician of the Year

David Cottingham Jr., shop supervisor at the Chesterfield County, Va., Heavy Vehicle Maintenance Shop, was recently named Emergency Vehicle Technician of the Year by the Fire Department Safety Officers Association.

Recently deceased

BAILEY, William Troy, 52, of Chesterfield, husband of Diane Bower Bailey.
BAKER, Eleanor, 54, of Chesterfield, wife of Bill Baker.

Weekly calendar

Southern Community cooking. Book sale and signing from Sheri Castle, author of “The Southern Living Community Cookbook: Celebrating Food and Fellowship in the American South.” Central Library. 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Chesterfield Center For The Arts Foundation announces new board

The Chesterfield Center for the Arts Foundation has selected new board members and officers for 2015. The new board members are Hugh A. Cline, Amanda King, Lane Ramsey, Gail Letts, Sam West, George Emerson, Elizabeth Matthews, P.C. Amin, C.F. (Sonny) Currin, H. Clem Carlisle, James Jacobs and Brennen Keene as legal representative.

Henricus Historical Park Receives Education Grant from The CarMax Foundation

Henricus Historical Park announced today that it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from The CarMax Foundation to assist in the execution of SOL- and STEM-aligned, multi-curricular programming for students enrolled in the After School Program for Richmond City Public Schools for grades K-5.

Watercolor exhibit at Chester Library

The artist that will be exhibiting at the Chester Library in January and February is Gene Berry. His collection of watercolors, Inspirations Everywhere, is an exploration of people, animals, architecture and the things of everyday life.