October 25 2014 - Learn easy design techniques along with care tips to get the most out of your wreath, 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., $30
October 25 2014 - 2015 Staples Mill Rd., 10:30 a.m.,
October 25 2014 - More than 70 crafters will be participating, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Free
October 26 2014 - Richmond Indigenous Gourd Orchestra, pumpkin painting, seasonal food tasting and more, 1 p.m., $8 to $12
October 26 2014 - Pumpkin decorating, fall crafting, cider and roasted marshmallows, spooky tales and more, 4 p.m., Free
October 26 2014 - One-mile walk with furry friends to raise awareness about pet cancer, 1 p.m., $20 to $30
October 28 2014 - Zombies will perform the famous Thriller dance before the movie, 7 p.m., $1
October 28 2014 - Lisa A. Bennett, an attorney with the JustChildren Program, will speak, 6:30 p.m., Free
October 29 2014 - For middle and high school students, 6:30 p.m., Free
October 29 2014 - Fairfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Free
Above, club members display some of the backpacks prior to their distribution. > Read more.
At the first-place winners recital in Weill Hall, Matija will perform Giacomo Puccini’s opera aria, “Chi il bel sogna di doretta.” She will perform with other vocalists from around the world and have the opportunity to win other awards and scholarships.
Locally, Thomas has performed with Richmond’s renowned Glorious Christmas Nights, Christian Youth Theatre, and WEAG’s Urban Gospel Youth Choir. > Read more.
The John Rolfe YMCA and Gayton Baptist Church have partnered in an effort to bring greater health and wellness opportunities to the community.
Through this partnership, the John Rolfe Y will run Youth Winter Sports programs, including basketball and indoor soccer, in Gayton’s newly renovated $5.5 million outreach center that features a new gymnasium, youth and teen space, social space with café, meeting space and full service commercial kitchen. > Read more.
Book of Days, by Pulitzer Prize winner Lanford Wilson is an exploration of faith, justice, and corruption, amidst the backdrop of murder – and community theatre – in small town America. Book of Days was first written for and produced by Jeff Daniels Purple Rose Theatre Company of Michigan.
Director Leslie Cline is seeking five females between the ages of 20-65 and seven males between the ages of 24-65. > Read more.
CAT Theatre’s 51st season will open with Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, which will run Oct. 24 through Nov. 8. The play is based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and adapted by Steven Dietz, and was the winner of the 2007 Edgar Award for Best Mystery Play.
The story follows Holmes, whose career as the world’s greatest detective seems to have reached its end until he is confronted with a case far too tempting to ignore. When the King of Bohemia faces blackmail by famed opera singer, Irene Adler, Holmes and his companion Dr. Watson find themselves falling into the trap of evil genius Professor Moriarty. > Read more.
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CalendarFetch a Cure’s fourth annual Mutt Strutt will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy. The day begins with a one-mile walk… Full text