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The Chesterfield County Department of Parks and Recreation is offering a series of community classes and programs at the Mayes-Colbert Ettrick Community Building, 20621 Woodpecker Rd.
Bermuda District Community Meeting. Join Dorothy Jaeckle, Bermuda District Supervisor, and speakers Carl Schlaudt and Robert Eanes to discuss Chesterfield County’s Revitalization Plan. 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Thomas Dale High School. 3900 W. Hundred Rd.
When the Woman’s Club of Chester announces their annual fashion show and luncheon, you know spring is just around the corner. “Color Me Spring” is the headline for this year’s show with 10 ladies modeling fashions from Peebles Department Store.
Chesterfield CountyBoard of Supervisors Meeting. Chesterfield County Public Meeting Room, 10001 Iron Bridge Rd. Sessions typically begin at 3 p.m., break at 5 p.m. for dinner, and then resume at 6:30 p.m.
Oil paintings by local artist Linda Shields representing the beauty of nature along rivers and lakes will be shown in an exhibition that opens at the Chester Library in March.
The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia 7th Annual Winter Lecture Series. “The History and Future Plans for Chesterfield County Airport” presented by Thomas Trudeau, airport manager. 7 p.m. 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd. Free to members of CHSV, $5 for non-members. Details: 796-7121.
Chesterfield’s 25th Black History Month opened at the Fulghum Center last week with the R&B concert local sensations, Ordinary People.
In the era between the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement, the Rosenwald rural school building program provided critical educational opportunities to African Americans in the South. Through this initiative, pioneered by Booker T. Washington and Julius Rosenwald, more than 5,000 Rosenwald Schools were built, including 364 in Virginia.