On March 30, 2012, Governor McDonnell signed into law legislation from the 2012 session of the Virginia General Assembly that created the Beehive Grant Fund. Grants from the fund, which will be administered by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS), will be available after January 1, 2013.
Wednesday, June 27
The Shepherd Center of Chesterfield Summer Adventures in Learning classes continue. 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. For more information call 706-6689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Metro Richmond Zoo – Our Zoo to You. Meadowdale Library. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or by calling the library.
Create Your Own Story Book. Central Library. 10:30 a.m. – Noon. Register online at lbrary.chesterfiel.gov or call the library.
During the weekend of June 22-24, Virginia Conservation Police with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) will be conducting intensive patrols on the James River, Appomattox River, Lake Anna, Lake Chesdin, Tidewater area and across the state waterways in an effort to deter boating under the influence (BUI).
It sits atop a knoll like a grand ol’ dame. A few creases in her face but soon enough she’ll be back to her old glory. Many remember her fine, portico wrapping her façade.
The Fort Lee Army Band wowed area residents at a concert held a week ago on Monday, June 11.
With the help of generous friends and family members, Mike Melnyk, a Chester resident, was able to raise more than $4,200 in his recent participation and successful completion of the 150 Mile Central Virginia Bike MS Ride.
The 34th Annual Central Virginia Dart Association (CVDA) Dart Classic was held June 8-10, at the Holiday Inn - Koger Center, as a fund raiser for Children’s Hospital in Richmond. As an American Dart Organization sanctioned event, nearly 200 darters participated in the event, some traveling from as far away as Massachusetts and New York.