October 15 2015 - Henrico Theatre, 7 p.m., Free
October 15 2015 - “Raising Healthy Eaters in an Unhealthy World”, 6:30 p.m., $30
October 15 2015 - Speakers are from Bon Secours Medical Group and Senior Connections, 4:30 p.m., Free
October 15 2015 - Find out what to expect with your newborn and into the first year of life, 6:30 p.m., Free
October 17 2015 - Short Pump Middle School, ,
October 17 2015 - Table rental is $10 each, 8 a.m.,
October 17 2015 - , 10 a.m., Free
October 17 2015 - Jefferson Lakeside Country Club, 5:30 p.m., $59
October 19 2015 - Godwin High School, 6:30 p.m., Free
November 20 2015 - Over 40 local vendors will be selling items including wreaths, jewelry, scarves, baby clothes and more, Hours vary,
Virginians who want to plant beneficial plants for bees, butterflies and hummingbirds have a new resource at their fingertips. The online Virginia Native Plant Finder now lets users search for native plant species that benefit pollinators. The tool, which is managed by the Virginia Natural Heritage Program, is free and easy to use; searches can be completed on desktops, tablets or smartphones.
Native plants are those that grow where they evolved; they have traits that enable them to adapt to local conditions. The Virginia Native Plant Finder lets users create their own custom native plant lists by selecting from dropdown menus. > Read more.
Henrico County Recreation and Parks is hosting a concert by The Volunteers of the United States Army Field Band on Thursday, Oct. 15 at Henrico Theatre, 305 East Nine Mile Road in Highland Springs. This free concert will be held at 7 p.m. and will feature Soldier-Musicians from the U.S. Army Field Band.
Since its inception in 1981, The Volunteers has been telling the Army story through rock, pop, country, and patriotic music. Its members have performed for millions of listeners in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Kuwait, and Iraq. This group tours more than 100 days each year, bringing a powerful message of patriotism and support to communities large and small. > Read more.
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