Events

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Five Ways to Squeeze the Pulp out of the Chesterfield County Fair

People wait for it each year-- that Pepe Le Pew moment when the scent of funnel cake makes you lose yourself in the colorful lights and sounds of the Chesterfield County Fair. Well, it’s finally here. Experience the magic this Friday, August 22 through Saturday, August 30.

Chesterfield Historical Society new Museum Exhibit featuring Genealogy Research

The Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia (CHSV) opened a new exhibit at the County Museum on Saturday, August 16, featuring the research of family history in Chesterfield County.

An evening of politics

Last Saturday, I attended a campaign fundraiser for Elliott Fausz who is challenging incumbent Randy Forbes for Virginia’s 4th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Weekly calendar

Wood’s United Methodist Church Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m. – 12 noon. Church’s pavilion, 7200 Hickory Rd. South Chesterfield. Vendors are welcome. For information call 590-9231.

Django Tango to play Chester Village Green Aug. 21

The Chester Community Association presents a concert on August 21 that will take you way back and bringing you a style of music that represents jazz as in Gypsy Jazz, through the Gypsy Jazz band “Django Tango.”

Girls night out

Recently, I spent Girls Night Out (GNO) on the Hickory Dickory Dock. Our hostess, Mechele Halder, along with her husband, Paul, share their boat house, dock, beautiful view and boat with many friends.

Weekly calendar

The Depression Bipolar Support Group. 7 p.m. Chester Library, Meeting Room A. Open to anyone who suffers from mental illness. Literature available. Details: Tim Glover, 804-370-9308.

Recognition of Veterans on the Village Green

The Kiwanis Club of Chester and the Village News sponsored and hosted the 12th Annual Fort Lee Army Concert on the Chester Village Green. Over 500 people attended to listen to Big Band, popular, country and patriotic music.

National Night Out is Tuesday

Get involved in your community and participate in National Night Out. National Night Out is designed to bring neighbors together, increase safety awareness and strengthen our community for a safer future for our children.