Henrico County VA

12th annual Gallmeyer Farms Strawberry Fields Festival set for May 28-30

May 28 2016 - Coolers, chairs and picnics welcome, 10 a.m., Free
The 12th annual Gallmeyer Farms Strawberry Fields Festival will take place May 28-30 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Berry Patch, 3622 Darbytown Ct. in Varina. The festival features pick-your-own strawberries for sale, live music every day, food and craft vendors, play area for children with a bounce house, hay rides, pony rides and more. Spring vegetables and pre-picked strawberries for sale, as well. Coolers, chairs and picnics welcome. Admission and parking are free. No pets. For details, visit http://www.gallmeyerfarms.com

Applebee’s at Westpark Shopping Center to hold ‘Flapjack Fundraiser’

June 04 2016 - Proceeds will benefit the children of the Coal Pit Learning Center, 8 a.m., $10
Applebee’s at Westpark Shopping Center, 9601 W. Broad St., will host a Flapjack Fundraiser to benefit the Coal Pit Learning Center from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tickets are $10 each and include a meal of pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs and beverage (coffee, juice, soda or tea). Tickets can be obtained from any CPLC board member or by visiting Stevens Jewelers at 10877 W. Broad St. in Parkside Marketplace. Proceeds will benefit the children of the Coal Pit Learning Center, a preschool for low-income families. For details, contact Sarah Perkins at (804) 314-6794 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center to host annual spaghetti dinner, concert

June 25 2016 - Country/gospel music provided by the Barker Family Band, 4:30 p.m., $7
The Scottish Rite Childhood Language Center will host its annual Spaghetti Dinner and Benefit Concert from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Scottish Rite Temple, 4204 Hermitage Rd. Meal includes hearty spaghetti and meat sauce, fresh salad, bakery bread, homemade dessert and choice of beverage. Country/gospel music provided by the Barker Family Band. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds benefit the SRCLC, a nonprofit speech and hearing clinic for children with communication disorders. For details, call 266-6699 or visit http://www.srclc.org

Community

Sandston Founders Club honors Sydnor


The Founders Club of Sandston presented lifetime membership to Charles W. Sydnor at its 12th annual meeting last month.

Sydnor, who grew up in Sandston and later served as president of Emory and Henry College for eight years, was honored by Founder Club President Alice Taylor Baldwin at the April 23 event at Sandston Memorial Recreation Center. > Read more.

Walking MADD


Mothers Against Drunk Driving will present its annual Walk Like MADD 5k Dash/Walk on Apr. 16 at Dorey Park, 2999 Darbytown Road. Check-in starts at 8 a.m. with the walk beginning at 9 a.m. Walk Like MADD honors those killed or injured in impaired driving crashes. Funds raised support victim services and educational events in Virginia. > Read more.
Entertainment

CAT’s 53rd season opens with new directors


The Chamberlayne Actors Theatre recently announced its director picks for the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Three of the four directors chosen will be working with CAT for the first time.

Steven W. Ryan will be making his first professional directorial debut with his production of “I’ll Be Back Before Midnight” (Oct. 14-29). Ryan has been a locally known actor since the late 1990s.

Zachary Owen will direct “Wishing Well” (Jan. 20-Feb. 4, 2017). Owen is currently assistant director and head of sound for CAT’s summer offering, “Don’t Cry For Me Margaret Mitchell.” > Read more.






 

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