December 15 2016 - Ward Howarth will share his book “River City Blues”, 7 p.m., Free
December 15 2016 - Speaker: William A. Hazel, Jr., MD, Virginia secretary of health and human resources, 7:15 a.m., $25 to $30
December 16 2016 - Citizens 60+ years of age are invited to have their voices heard, 9:30 a.m., Free
December 17 2016 - In the food court, 1 p.m., Free
December 17 2016 - Suitable for all ages, 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., $12
December 18 2016 - , , Free
December 20 2016 - All ages, 7:30 p.m., Free
December 24 2016 - Last updated 12/07/16, Times vary, Free
St. Joseph's Villa’s Flagler Housing & Homeless Services was one of three entities to earn the National Alliance to End Homelessness' Champion of Change Award. The awards were presented Nov. 17 during a ceremony at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.
NAEH annually recognizes proven programs and significant achievements in ending child and family homelessness.
Flagler completed its transition from an on-campus shelter to the community-based model of rapid rehousing in 2013, and it was one of the nation's first rapid re-housing service providers to be certified by NAEH. > Read more.
Richmond International Raceway's 13th annual Community Christmas tree lighting has been rescheduled from Dec. 6 to Monday, Dec. 12, at 6:30 p.m., due to inclement weather expected on the original date.
Entertainment Dec. 12 will be provided by the Laburnum Elementary School choir and the Henrico High School Mighty Marching Warriors band. Tree decorations crafted by students from Laburnum Elementary School and L. Douglas Wilder Middle School will be on display. Hot chocolate and cookies will be supplied by the Henrico High School football boosters. > Read more.
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CalendarLavender Fields Herb Farm, 11300 Winfrey Rd. in Glen Allen, will offer “Fresh Herbal Wreath,” the farm’s most popular class, at 10:30 a.m. Learn easy design techniques along with care tips to get the most out of your wreath. Glean useful information as you peruse the gardens to cut additional material to make your wreath pop. Cost is $30. To register, call 262-7167 or visit http://www.lavenderfieldsfarm.com. Full text