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HCPS seeking public input on Fiscal Year 2017-18 budget

December 05 2016 - Meeting to be held at Fairfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Free

HCPS to hold town hall meeting at Varina HS

December 05 2016 - Officials will discuss how the division is working towards full accreditation, 6:30 p.m., Free

Kids invited to read stories, make crafts during literacy-themed event at GardenFest of Lights

December 05 2016 - Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Included with Garden admission

McShin Foundation to screen reunion showing of “Heroin The Hardest Hit”

December 05 2016 - Attorney General Mark Herring will participate in panel discussion, 6 p.m., Free

Alzheimer’s Association to hold support group meeting for caregivers

December 05 2016 - Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 10 a.m., Free

Goochland Chapter of Virginia Oath Keepers to meet at Goochland Library

December 05 2016 - The meeting is open to the public, 7 p.m., Free

Richmond Concert Band to perform “A Christmas in Great Britain”

December 06 2016 - Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 7 p.m., Free

Lavender Fields Herb Farm to offer the class “Fresh Herbal Wreath”

December 06 2016 - Learn easy design techniques along with care tips, 10 a.m., $30

Weinstein JCC to host Book Fair event with author Bill Lascher

December 06 2016 - He will discuss his book “Eve of a Hundred Midnights", 11 a.m., Free

Richmond Country Club to host 2016 Jingle Bell Bazaar Dec. 6-7

December 06 2016 - Proceeds benefit Goochland Free Clinic & Family Services, Hours vary, Free

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Community

project:HOMES’ ‘Renew Crew’ helps Henrico citizen


The project:HOMES "Renew Crew" (above) recently assisted an elderly member of the Laurel Presbyterian Church in Henrico by clearing brush, trimming hedges and raking leaves in her yard.

The Renew Crew serves low-income, disabled and elderly homeowners in need of small-scale home repairs such as porch, railing and step repairs, exterior painting, clearing overgrown yards, tearing down outbuildings, wheelchair ramps and other critical repairs and accessibility modifications. > Read more.

Alzheimer’s Walk raises $436,000


More than 2,000 people participated in the the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter's annual Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s Nov. 5 at Markel Plaza in Innsbrook. The event raised more than $436,000 for Alzheimer’s care, support programs and research.

The event is one of three walks that benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Richmond and is held in celebration of National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month.

Donations to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s will be accepted through the end of the year and can be made at http://www.alz.org/walk. In total, the three walks this year have raised more than $644,344. > Read more.
Entertainment

Weekend Top 10


The past couple of days haven’t felt like it, but it’s finally December and this weekend is packed with holiday events. Kicking the weekend off is Glorious Christmas Nights’ production of “Finding Christmas” at West End Assembly of God. Gayton Baptist Church’s annual Jazz Nativity starts tonight. Another annual favorite is tomorrow – the tree lighting at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. In search of Christmas concerts? The Virginians Barbershop Chorus will present its annual Christmas Show tomorrow at the Collegiate School and the Richmond Choral Society will perform Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.

 

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Girlology will present “Puberty: Something New About You” for fourth- and fifth-grade girls and a parent from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital-Forest, Williamsburg Conference Room. When girls learn about puberty before it happens, they face it with greater confidence and even excitement. The group will have healthy, factual conversations on topics such as growth and development, hygiene, menstruation, moods and emotions, internet safety and more. Cost is $50 per pair. For details, visit http://tinyurl.com/Girlology. Full text

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