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04 / 06 / 2017

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EngAGE in Henrico County to hold Spring Community Volunteer Fair

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: EngAGE in Henrico County will hold “Spring Recharged: Community Volunteer Fair” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Belmont Recreation Center. Learn about ways to strengthen your community and meet with local organizations that need volunteer help. Registration is not required. For details, call 501-5065 or email tur060@henrico.us.

Community Volunteer Fair at Belmont

Richmond Spring Carnival in Midlothian planned Mar. 30 to Apr. 9

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. M-F and 12 p.m. to 11 p.m. S-S

Price: Free; ride cost varies

Description: The Richmond Spring Carnival will take place Mar. 30 to Apr. 9 at 6807 Midlothian Tnpk. This family-friendly event features favorite fair food, games, and rides for all ages, from fun kiddie rides to state-of-the-art thrill rides, all along a colorful midway. Admission is free; ride cost varies. Unlimited ride wristbands are $25 Monday-Thursday and $30 Friday-Sunday. Ride tickets are also available onsite for $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus one free ride. Hours are 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 12 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For details, including coupon savings on rides and food, visit www.dreamlandamusements.com or call 866-666-3247.

Richmond Spring Carnival

Varina AL Post 233 to host Bluegrass Show and Open Mic

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: The American Legion Post 233, 8088 Recreation Rd. in Varina, will host a Bluegrass Show and Open Mic at 6:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month. Featuring The Front Porch Pickers. Anyone is welcome to play or sing. Admission is free. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Doors open at 5 p.m. For details, call Wayne Gilbert at 572-3124.

Bluegrass Show/Open Mic at Varina AL

Weinstein JCC to host “An Evening of Multi-Cultural Dance"

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 7 p.m.

Price: $18 to $27

Description: The Weinstein Jewish Community Center’s Patrons of the Arts Season Finale, “An Evening of Multi-Cultural Dance,” will start at 7 p.m. The Latin Ballet of Virginia and Ezibu Muntu African Dance Company will perform. Admission is $18 for members and $27 for nonmembers. For details, visit www.weinsteinjcc.org.

An Evening of Multi-Cultural Dance at WJCC

VNPS Pocahontas Chapter to meet at Lewis Ginter

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 7 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: The Pocahontas Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society will meet at 7 p.m. at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. The speaker will be Robert Wright, an environmental scientist who loves the animal and plant life of the Richmond region, and is fortunate enough to make a living exploring it. His talk, “Married to the Job: What's Not to LOVE About Environmental Science?” will provide a visual feast featuring Virginia flora and fauna found on projects that require environmental solutions. A short business meeting will follow the presentation. Admission is free and open to the public. For details, visit www.vnps.org/pocahontas.

VNPS-Pocahontas meeting

Community Author Showcase continues at Tuckahoe Library

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 7 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: The Henrico County Community Author Showcase, a program that connects writers and readers in the community, will begin at 7 p.m. and continue on the second Monday and every Thursday of the month at various libraries. Jill Harrington will share her book “The Lupus Recovery Diet” at Tuckahoe Library. For details, visit www.henricolibrary.org/authors.

Author Showcase at Tuckahoe Library

Henrico Community Band to perform at CACGA

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: The Henrico Community Band, now celebrating its 25th anniversary, will perform at 7:30 p.m. at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. Under the direction of Archer Johnson, this free concert will feature a variety of music and fun for the entire family. For details and reservations, call 501-5859.

Henrico Community Band at CACGA

Richard Shindell to perform at The Tin Pan

Date: April 6, 2017

Time: 8 p.m.

Price: $25 to $30

Description: Richard Shindell will perform at 8 p.m. at The Tin Pan, 8982 Quioccasin Rd. An expatriate New Yorker now living in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Shindell’s eight studio albums and two live recordings have been revered by critics and fans alike. His songwriting is truly eclectic, ranging from lighthearted ballads and adulterous love songs, to dirges and diatribes that skillfully skewer politics, prejudice, war and religion. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. For details, call 447-8189 or visit www.tinpanrva.com.

Richard Shindell at The Tin Pan

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Jamie McLean Band will perform at 8 p.m. at The Tin Pan, 8982 Quioccasin Rd. For the last five years, Jamie McLean has been relentlessly touring and recording with Jamie McLean Band. The band, which also features Brian Griffin on drums and Ben Mars on bass, has released five albums: “Sunday Morning” (2011), “Time Of My Life” (2011), “Completely” (2010), “American Heartache” (2008) and “This Time Around” (2006). They have toured with Blues Traveler, Drive by Truckers, Gov’t Mule, Aaron Neville, The Black Crowes and many others. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For details, call 447-8189 or visit http://www.tinpanrva.com. Full text

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