Chesterfield County Public Schools were closed due to inclement weather on Jan. 29 and 30, and were delayed two hours on Jan. 31. Snowy and icy roads prevented buses from being able to pick up students in the morning and gave students snow days in two consecutive weeks.
Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia Winter Lecture Series. 7 p.m. The History of Forest Hill and Springhill with photos and history by Nancy Kraus. Community Hall, Lucy Corr Village, 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd. Free to members, $5 non-members. Details: 796-7121.
The second presentation in a series of Chesterfield Historical Society lectures “The Old Trolley Cars of Richmond,” local historian and book author, Kitty Snow, shared a unique set of photographs, which shows the public transportation system in Richmond and Manchester to Chesterfield in the early 20th century.
Pam and David Howell graciously opened their home, Historic Adventure Hill, for the 2009 Chester Garden Club Standard Flower Show and House Tour. Adventure Hill is one of two early houses in Chesterfield built on an original T-plan.
Applications are being accepted through April 14 for two three-week summer sessions of the Virginia State Parks Youth Conservation Corps (YCC). The Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation will notify selected participants via e-mail by May 1.
BANES, Alice C., 81, of Chesterfield, widow of Williams Thomas Banes Jr.
BEER, Mattie Rock, 89, of North Chesterfield, wife of Murray Beer.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Investor Education Foundation and the American Library Association (ALA) have again awarded Chesterfield County Public Library