Weekly calendar

Wednesday, August 18
Chester Chillin’. 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Ironbridge Sports Park, 11400 Ironbridge Road. The event includes bands, food and family fun. Admission is $5 and includes the choice of one round of miniature golf, a bucket of balls or batting tokens. The money raised will benefit Crater Community Hospice. Details: 318-1760.

In the Good Old Summer Time Tea. 2 p.m. Magnolia Grange, 10020 Iron Bridge Road. Milton Burke will speak on Sara Sue Hats. Admission is $25; reservations required. Details: 796-1479.

Enon Book Discussion Group. 11 a.m. – Noon. Enon Library. Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Love in the Time of Cholera will be discussed. Details: 530-3403.

Chester Rotary Club Meeting. 7:30 a.m. Wild Rose Café, Chester Square.

Cornerstone Business Builders Meeting. 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Salem Baptist Church. Details: 748-5533.

Al-Anon Family Group Meeting/Simultaneous AA Meeting. 8 p.m. Ivey Memorial Methodist Church, 17120 Jeff Davis Hwy. Details: 861-2620.

Future Alternatives Networking Group. 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Capital Region Workforce Center, 7333 White Pine Road, Richmond. Job search and support group. Details: 271-8510.

Thursday, August 19
Game On! 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Central Library. Visit the library to relax and unwind, play Wii games and hang out with friends. Details: 748-1603.

AARP Chapter 2864 Meeting. 11:30 a.m. Chester Baptist Church. Details: 748-0183.

Tai Chi and Yoga Workshop. 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Won Buddhism of Richmond, 13821 Happy Hill Road. Free. All are welcome to attend. Details: Keasung Kim, 778-4779 or 757-609-5722.

Swift Creek Cloggers Clogging Class. 6 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. Details: Charlotte Panther, 748-7913.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting. 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Educational Bldg. 17111 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

Al-Anon Meeting. 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11975 Beach Rd. Details: 790-1211.

emPOWERment LUNCH for Job Seekers. 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival St. Details: associate@chesterumc.org or 748-6006.

Friday, August 20
Full of It. 7 p.m. Life Church, 16801 Harrowgate Road. Youth from the Tri-Cities and surrounding area are invited. Unspoken will perform and Bryan Briggs, former youth pastor at Life Church, will be the guest speaker. After the concert, attendees can hang out with the band; food will be available for purchase. Tickets are $8. Details/tickets: Ben Spencer, youth pastor, 898-2444 or 526-7000.

Bingo. Opens 4 p.m., starts 7 p.m. Colonial Heights American Legion Post 284, 505 Springdale Rd. Details: Harold Green, 530-2811.

Beach Community Grange Bingo. Doors open 6 p.m.; games begin 7 p.m. Beach Community Grange, 11401 Bundle Rd.

Saturday, August 21
Chester Village Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Village Green, Center Street and Village Green Dr. Details: 748-9650.

Yard Sale and Car Wash Fundraiser for the Parker Sisters. 8 a.m. – Noon. Elizabeth Davis Middle School, 601 Corvus Court. Yard sale will be in the cafeteria; car wash will be in the bus loop. There will also be a bake sale. Details: www.parkerfamilyfund.com.

Meadowbrook Band Booster Carnival. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Meadowbrook High School, 4901 Cogbill Road. The carnival will help raise money for band uniforms, the maintenance of instruments and anything else the band needs. Details: Kesha, 218-8652, or Arica, 971-2613.

Red Cross Blood Drive. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 501 Compton Drive, Colonial Heights. All donors automatically register to win two Redskin tickets. Bring a photo ID. To schedule an appointment, visit www.redcrossblood and enter zip code 23834, or call Tina, 681-0546.

Summer Reading Program: Pirates for Sail. 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Central Library. Pirates for Sail has been lured by the promise of prizes and crew, to make port in the great county of Chesterfield. Recommended for middle- and high-school-students. Registration recommended. Details/registration: library.chesterfield.gov or 748-1603.

Southern Knights Cruisers Cruise-in. 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Hardees at Rt. 10 and Old Stage Road. Over 150 antique cars, street rods, classics, muscle cars, and custom cars and trucks can be seen, weather permitting. Details: John Ronkartz, 586-5827, or www.southernknightscruisers.com.

Bingo. Doors open 5 p.m., games begin 7 p.m. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2239, 14705 Jefferson Davis Hwy. Details: 748-4896.

Farmers Market. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Woods United Methodist Church, 7200 Hickory Road, Petersburg. Garden vegetables, fruits, herbs, etc. Details: 590-9231.

Sunday, August 22
No events scheduled.

Monday, August 23

Central Brown Bag Page Turners. 1 p.m. Central Library. Mary Ann Shaffer’s The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society will be discussed. Details: 748-1603.

Read 2 Rover. 6 p.m. Chester Library. Details: 748-6314 or library.chesterfield.gov.

Central Chesterfield Kiwanis Club Meeting. 12:30 p.m. Gulliver’s Crossflite Restaurant, 11931 Centre St. Details: 796-3221.

Kiwanis Club of Chester Meeting. 6:30 p.m. Rite Aid. Details: chesterkiwanis.org.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). 6 p.m. Cornerstone Assembly of God, 10551 Chalkley Rd. Details: 743-1353.

Chester Knights Fencing Club Meeting. 6:30 p.m. Salem Middle School. Details: 275-0539.

Chesterfield Community Band Practice. 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. Brandermill Church. Details: 213-9118.

Free Seated & Standing Tai-Chi. 6:30 p.m. Grace Lutheran Church. Details: 366-3333 or 796-2031.

Bingo. 7 p.m. Mid-Cities Civic Association, 9010 Quinnford Blvd. Details: 275-2913.

Bingo. Opens 4 p.m., starts 7 p.m. Colonial Heights American Legion Post 284, 505 Springdale Rd. Details: Mr. Harold Green, 530-2811.

Square Dancing. Classes starting September. Colonial Heights High School, 3600 Conduit Rd. Details: Bob Henderson, 796-9760 or colonialsquares@yahoogroups.com.

Tuesday, August 24

Chester Lions Club Meeting. 6:30 p.m. Chester Masonic Lodge. Details: 748-0003, 909-2500 or chesterlions.com.

Read 2 Rover. 4:30 p.m. Central Library. Details: 748-1603 or library.chesterfield.gov.

Chester Community Chorus Meeting. 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival St. Details: Joshua Wortham, 748-6006.

Al-Anon and Alateen. 8 p.m. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 12201 Richmond Street.

The Civil Air Patrol, Southside Composite Squadron. 6:50 p.m. Civil Air Patrol hangar at the Chesterfield Co. Airport. Details: Keith West, 644-1084 or capnhq.gov.

Tai Chi and Yoga Workshop. 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Won Buddhism of Richmond, 13821 Happy Hill Road. Free. All are welcome to attend. Details: Keasung Kim, 778-4779 or 757-609-5722.

Wednesday, August 25
Chester Chillin’. 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Ironbridge Sports Park, 11400 Ironbridge Road. The event includes bands, food and family fun. Admission is $5 and includes the choice of one round of miniature golf, a bucket of balls or batting tokens. The money raised will benefit Beacon Tree Foundation. Details: 318-1760.

Game On! 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. Ettrick-Matoaca Library. Visit the library to relax and unwind this summer, play Wii games and hang out with friends. Details: 526-8087.

Chester Rotary Club Meeting. 7:30 a.m. Wild Rose Café, Chester Square.

Cornerstone Business Builders Meeting. 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Salem Baptist Church. Details: 748-5533.

Al-Anon Family Group Meeting/Simultaneous AA Meeting. 8 p.m. Ivey Memorial Methodist Church, 17120 Jeff Davis Hwy. Details: 861-2620.

Future Alternatives Networking Group. 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Capital Region Workforce Center, 7333 White Pine Road, Richmond. Job search and support group. Details: 271-8510.

Thursday, August 26
Chesterfield Council on Aging: The Other Dementias. 9 a.m. Multi Purpose Room, Lucy Corr Village, 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd. After a brief introduction to basic brain functioning, participants will learn about less common non-Alzheimer’s dementia syndromes. Details/reservations: 768-7878.

Swift Creek Cloggers Clogging Class. 6 p.m. Chester Baptist Church. Details: Charlotte Panther, 748-7913.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting. 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Educational Bldg. 17111 Jefferson Davis Hwy.

Al-Anon Meeting. 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11975 Beach Rd. Details: 790-1211.

emPOWERment LUNCH for Job Seekers. 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Chester United Methodist Church, 12132 Percival St. Details: associate@chesterumc.org or 748-6006.

Motivators Toastmasters: Improve Your Communication Skills. 7:15 – 8:30 p.m. Chester Library. Details: info@motivators.freetoasthost.com.

Tai Chi and Yoga Workshop. 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Won Buddhism of Richmond, 13821 Happy Hill Road. Free. All are welcome to attend. Details: Keasung Kim, 778-4779 or 757-609-5722.

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