What's Up: Upcoming Events


Cooperative Extension offers Winter-Spring seminars

Chesterfield Cooperative Extension Services is offering several seminars from January through April that will help residents prepare for spring. These seminars are free. Spaces are limited, so call 804-751-4401 or email to register.

Weekly calendar

Bingo. Opens 5 p.m., starts 7 p.m. Colonial Heights American Legion Post 284, 505 Springdale Rd. Details: Charles Medeiros, 896-1488.

Centenarian’s recipe for a long life

Centenarian, Ruth McDaniel Garst Showalter, danced, laughed, bowled and always found time to have fun.

Christmas On The Green

On Saturday, December 20 at 6 p.m., a free Christmas concert will be presented on the outdoor stage at Chester Village Green on Centre Street.

The Pavilion of Joy hosts packing party for Operation Christmas Child

Through donations from various individuals, businesses and establishments, The Pavilion of Joy was able to collect enough clothing, toys, school supplies, and candy to assist in providing children from impoverished families throughout the world with presents for Christmas.

Recently deceased

BROOKS, Nannie Mawyer, 85, of Chester, widow of Andrew J. Brooks.
CAMERON, Rhonda Sue, 48, of Chesterfield, wife of Emil E. Cameron.

Chester Presbyterian Church names new director of music

Chester Presbyterian Church announces the appointment of Dr. Kevin Smith as its Director of Music as of December 1. Dr. Smith holds Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in conducting from the Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University.