Events

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Read 2 Feed programs receives hundreds

The Chesterfield County Public Library, or CCPL, Read 2 Feed program received hundreds of dollars’ worth of pet food and other items to help feed and care for dogs and cats at the Chesterfield County Animal Shelter, thanks to the efforts of area readers.

Chester Baptist Church joins ‘Compassion Revolution’

On September 13, Chester Baptist Church held an Operation Inasmuch event. Operation Inasmuch is a nonprofit organization that encourages churches to join a “Compassion Revolution.” Over 1,600 churches in 21 states have joined the Revolution.

Chesterfield Chamber Craft Beer Festival

The Chamber held their inaugural Craft Beer Festival at Westchester Commons on Saturday, September 13. In spite of the on-again off-again rain showers, there were a decent amount of beer lovers present. The VIP tent was hosted by Sedona Tap House.

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Oil Pastel Flower Party.10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., Ettrick-Matoaca Library; 1 p.m. - 2 p.m., Enon Library; 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Library. Register online at library.chesterfield.gov or call 751-CCPL.

CHESTERFEST IS SEPT. 27

ChesterFest returns on Saturday, Sept. 27 to celebrate 13 years of fun; meeting neighbors you haven’t seen in years, shopping for some one-of-a-kind gifts or even something for yourself.

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The Shepherd’s Center of Chesterfield Free Ice Cream Social. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. 4317 School St. Kick-off Adventures in Learning. Details: 706-6689 or www.shepctrchestefield.org.

Fundraiser to support Matoaca High School Parent Teacher Organization

Crossroads Ford and Matoaca High School are partnering to help raise up to $6,000 in support of the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) as part of Ford Motor Company’s Drive 4 UR School program.

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Depression Bipolar Support Group. 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Chester Library Meeting Room A. This is an open discussion meeting and everyone is invited to attend. Details: Tim Glover at 804-661-3940.

Free gardening seminars offered by Cooperative Extension

The Chesterfield County office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is offering a series of free gardening seminars this fall. To learn more, or to register, call 804-751-4401.