Southern Season to offer the class “A Tour of the Coastal South”
August 26 2015 - Learn how to prepare some beloved classics, 6 p.m., $45
Southern Season, 2250 Staples Mill Rd., will offer the class “A Tour of the Coastal South” at 6 p.m. In this class, Kendra Bailey Morris, a Richmond-based cookbook author, personal chef, culinary instructor and cooking show host, will teach participants how to prepare some beloved classics. Cost is $45. To register, call 855-592-3446 or visit http://www.southernseason.com/events/richmond
Southern Season to offer the class “Italian Wine and Cheese Pairing”
August 29 2015 - Instructor: Dany Schutte, certified cheese professional, 2 p.m., $35
Southern Season, 2250 Staples Mill Rd., will offer the class “Italian Wine and Cheese Pairing” at 2 p.m. Dany Schutte, certified cheese professional, will cover whites, reds and a sparkling wine, and various types of cheeses will be paired specifically to each wine. Cost is $35. To register, call 855-592-3446 or visit http://www.southernseason.com/events/richmond
Young Chefs Academy to host open house
August 29 2015 - Create back-to-school snack recipes, learn kitchen safety tips, enjoy samples and more, 12:30 p.m.,
Young Chefs Academy, located at 2230 John Rolfe Pkwy., will host an open house with Food Network Magazine on Saturday, Aug. 29 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Attendees will explore their creative culinary sides and participate in unique cooking experiences during the open house event. Sponsored by the California Grape Board, Sara Lee and Horizon Organic Milk, the event will allow children to create back-to-school snack recipes, learn kitchen safety tips, enjoy samples and win fun prizes. Young Chefs Academy is a place of discovery, learning, creativity and fun for children ages 3-18 who enjoy cooking. They offer camps, birthday parties, and a year-round culinary curriculum. For details, visit http://www.youngchefsacademy.com
Chick-fil-A at White Oak Village to host spirit night for Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition
August 31 2015 - Ten percent of all sales will be donated to the organization, 5 p.m.,
The Chick-fil-A at White Oak Village will host a spirit night to benefit the Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition. Ten percent of all sales from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. will be donated to the organization. Tell the cashier that you are with Henrico Too Smart 2 Start Coalition.
Buz and Ned’s “Helping Hams for Charity” program to benefit ASCV every Monday in August
August 31 2015 - Buz and Ned’s will donate 10 percent of sales to ASCV, 6 p.m.,
The Autism Society of Central Virginia will be the beneficiary of Buz and Ned’s “Helping Hams for Charity” program every Monday in August from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Buz and Ned’s will donate 10 percent of sales to ASCV. For details, visit http://www.buzandneds.com/helpinghams
For the third consecutive year, the Canterbury Recreation Association in Short Pump donated the most meals to the fourth-annual "Dunk Hunger" campaign, which raises money and food donations for FeedMore's Central Virginia Food Bank. Swim teams and community pools throughout the region combined to raise the equivalent of 77,404 meals this year, with the Canterbury group earning the Gold Medal, with 17,454 meals contributed.
CRA will earn a winners’ bash Aug. 24 from 3 to 5 p.m. at its pool on Pump Road.
“Our pool has adopted Dunk Hunger into its culture with fun ways to raise food and funds," said Canterbury’s Dunk Hunger chairman Jack McSorley, a Freeman High School junior. > Read more.
The last Rock ‘n’ Roll Summer outdoor concert at West Broad Village, scheduled Saturday, Aug. 22 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Short Pump, will feature a salute to the upcoming UCI Road World Cycling Championships, coming to the Richmond region next month. As an all-girl band entertains the public with an AC/DC and Foreigner tribute, representatives from West Broad Village will accept donations of children’s new and lightly used bicycles for redistribution to youngsters at the Virginia Homes for Boys and Girls. > Read more.
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ClassifiedsExperienced Childcare Professional – Infant/ Toddler CDA. CPR and First Aid certified. 15+ years experience. Over 7 years with Army childcare. Located near Staples Mill and Hermitage intersection. Amanda Cobb… Full text
CalendarThe Henrico County Community Author Showcase, a program that connects writers and readers in the community, will begin at 7 p.m. and continue on Thursdays at various libraries. Alice O’Hanlon… Full text