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Innovator Leah Buechley to visit The Steward School for 'Beautiful Technology' program

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 3:15 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: As part of the 2016-17 Bryan Innovation Lab Visiting Innovators Program, The Steward School is hosting Leah Buechley, an inventor and educator in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) movement. The program is “Beautiful Technology: Blending high tech with traditional craft to bring programming off of our screens and into our hands.” While on campus, Ms. Buechley will participate in activities that are free and open to the Richmond community, including an afternoon Maker Fair and an evening lecture and discussion. Participants will learn about cutting-edge tools and future trends of interactive wearable technology. Buechley will share her insights as a female entrepreneur developing products that are accessible to anyone interested in designing and building their own inventions. The Maker Fair, a family-friendly event with hands-on activities and guest exhibitors, will start at 3:15 p.m. The lecture and discussion will start at 5:30 p.m. Registration is recommended for all events at https://stewardschool.org/beautiful-technology.

'Beautiful Technology' at The Steward School

Short Pump Park to host 'Weekend on Wednesday' every Wednesday in April

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: Kickstart your “Weekend on Wednesday” at Short Pump Park’s W.O.W. every Wednesday in April from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by Out on a Limb (Apr. 5), Tom Devil and the Wizard (Apr. 12), Stonebrook (Apr. 19) and Jonathan Austin (Apr. 26). Local food trucks will offer dinner while kids explore the new playground and four-legged friends run in the dog park. For details, email eng061@henrico.us.

Short Pump Park’s W.O.W.

Eleone Dance Theatre to perform at CACGA Apr. 19-20

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 7 p.m. (Apr. 19) and 10 a.m. (Apr. 20)

Price: $20 (Apr. 19) and $10 (Apr. 20)

Description: Eleone Dance Theatre will perform at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen at 7 p.m. Apr. 19 and at 10 a.m. Apr. 20. Hailing from Philadelphia, the company has a diverse repertoire of works that are contemporary, modern, spiritual, rhythm and blues, African and hip-hop in theme. Tickets are $20 Apr. 19 and $10 Apr. 20. For details, call 261-ARTS or visit www.artsglenallen.com.

Eleone Dance Theatre at CACGA

Ostomy Association meeting to highlight Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: The Ostomy Association of Greater Richmond, a support group for individuals who have had or are anticipating an ostomy, meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital-Forest Campus, Williamsburg-A Room. The topic will be Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The speaker will be Jamie Pugh who oversees this year’s Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis Walk Apr. 30 in Innsbrook. Guests are always welcome. For details, contact Mike Rollston at 232-1916 or agriva@comcast.net.

Ostomy Association support group

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Crossroads Art Center, 2016 Staples Mill Rd., will host an Open House & Artist Reception and the 11th annual Silent Auction from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Exhibits include Virginia Collage Society’s “American Evolution: Virginia to America,” The Forest Project, BuyRVAart.com’s “Into the Woods” and more. Music will be provided by Whiskey Django Foxtrot and Quiet Step Ensemble. While strolling through the art, bid on experiences at Kingsmill Resort, the MGM Grand Casino and Keswick Hall, or a cake decorating class, limousine tour of wineries, yoga or massage. For details, visit http://www.crossroadsartcenter.com. Full text

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