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08 / 17 / 2017

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Innsbrook Executives’ Breakfast Series to present "Bringing the PGA to RVA"

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 7:15 a.m.

Price: $25 to $30

Description: The Innsbrook Executives’ Breakfast Series continues at 7:15 a.m. at the Richmond Marriott Short Pump, 4240 Dominion Blvd. Jeff Fitch, sales manager for the PGA Tour and the Dominion Energy Charity Classic, will give a behind-the-scenes look of the PGA Tour Champions Tournament, returning in its second year to the Country Club of Virginia and Richmond. Cost is $25 to $30. The series continues on the third Thursday of every month. The meeting is open to all – you don’t have to be an executive or work in Innsbrook to attend. For details, visit www.innsbrook.com.

Innsbrook Executives’ Breakfast Series

Rotary Club of Innsbrook meets every Thursday at The Place at Innsbrook

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m.

Price: Free

Description: The Rotary Club of Innsbrook meets every Thursday at 7:30 a.m. at The Place at Innsbrook. For details, visit www.innsbrookrotary.org.

Rotary Club of Innsbrook meeting

Henricus Historical Park to offer James River Camp for ages 9-12 Aug. 15-17

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Description: Henricus Historical Park will offer James River Camp for children aged 9-12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 15-17. Campers will explore the environmental features of the historic James River as 17th-century Virginia Indians and the Colonial settlers would have encountered it. Paddle a kayak and identify how the plants and animals of the river were hunted, gathered and used throughout history. Understand the course changes made at Dutch Gap during the Civil War and see how it is used today. Registration is required by Aug. 11 by calling 318-8797.

James River Camp at Henricus Historical Park

Regency Square’s Kids Club meets on the third Thursday of every month

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Price: Free

Description: Regency Square’s Kids Club meets on the third Thursday of every month from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Enjoy entertainment and crafts for kids eight and under. Admission is free. For details, call 740-7467 or visit www.shopregencysqmall.com.

Regency Square’s Kids Club

Lewis Ginter to present Flowers After 5 on Thursday evenings through September

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 5 p.m.

Price: $8 to $13

Description: Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will present Flowers After 5 on Thursday evenings through September. Stroll through the gardens and enjoy live music from the Jason Jenkins Quartet, as well as family activities, wine and beer, dining and shopping. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. The Garden partners with the Richmond SPCA on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month for Fidos After 5 where leashed pets are allowed. Admission is $8 to $13 or free for members. For details, visit www.lewisginter.org.

Flowers After 5 at Lewis Ginter

Innsbrook After Hours to present Dark Star Orchestra

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 6 p.m.

Price: $15+

Description: Innsbrook After Hours continues its 32nd year with Dark Star Orchestra. Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 19 years and over 2,600 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Gates open at 5 p.m. Show begins at 6 p.m. Tickets start at $15. Net proceeds from the concert series benefit the American Constitution Spirit Foundation and the Innsbrook Foundation. Rain or shine. For tickets and more information, call the IAH Hotline at 423-1779 or visit www.innsbrookafterhours.com.

Dark Star Orchestra at Innsbrook After Hours

Sandston Library to host interactive magic show by M+M Magic

Date: August 17, 2017

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Price: Free

Description: Celebrate the end of Summer Reading with treats and an interactive magic show by M+M Magic from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. at Sandston Library. Sponsored by Friends of the Sandston Library. For details, call 501-1990 or visit www.henricolibrary.org.

Magic show by M+M Magic at Sandston Library

Community Author Showcase continues at Libbie Mill Library

Date: August 17, 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. Lawrence Bolar will share his book “The Non-Negotiable: Educating African American Males K-12” at Libbie Mill Library. For details, visit www.henricolibrary.org/authors.

Community Author Showcase at Libbie Mill Library

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The Varina Lions Club will host the 2017 Health Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Nelson Funeral Home Reception Center at 4660 S. Laburnum Ave. There will be dental checkups, diabetes screenings, blood pressure readings, light refreshments and more. Eyeglasses and hearing aids will be collected. Admission is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Varina Lions Club, Nelson Funeral Home, Dr. Marcel Lambrechts and Dr. John Peroutka, and New Market Medical Center. For details, call Lorraine Dupont at 222-8601. Full text

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