RVA Tour de Cure Family Fun Ride, Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes planned in Innsbrook

September 24 2016 - Event also features a wellness expo, food, live entertainment, kid’s activities and more, 6 a.m.,
The 2016 RVA Tour de Cure Family Fun Ride and Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes will be held at the Innsbrook Pavilion starting at 6 a.m. The RVA Tour de Cure Family Fun Ride is a 10 mile route through Innsbrook and nearby neighborhoods with the option to do a loop to get to 20 miles. There is also a 5K Step Out Walk, wellness expo, food, live entertainment, kid’s activities and more. The event raises funds for education, programs, research and advocacy, and to recognize, highlight and empower those living every day with diabetes while raising awareness surrounding diabetes. For details, visit http://tinyurl.com/diabetes-innsbrook2016.

Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center to host Yin Yoga/Hot Stone Retreat

September 25 2016 - , 2 p.m., $75
Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center, 10442 Ridgefield Pkwy., will host a Yin Yoga/Hot Stone Retreat from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The retreat includes a yin yoga practice with new poses, extended deep relaxation with warm stones on and around the body, and spa-inspired snack. Cost is $75. To register, call 741-5267 or visit http://www.glenmoreyoga.com.

Alzheimer’s Association to hold support group meeting for caregivers

September 27 2016 - Location: St. Mary’s Hospital, 5801 Bremo Rd., Room 163, 6 p.m., Free
Each month, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter conducts support group meetings to provide the community with an opportunity to meet for mutual support and to exchange coping skills. A group for caregivers will meet at 6 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital, 5801 Bremo Rd., Room 163. For details, call 967-2580.

MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center to offer appointments for seniors

September 29 2016 - Today’s session features Dr. Vivek Sharma, orthopedic surgeon at Colonial Orthopedics, 11 a.m., Free
MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center is educating the senior community regarding their overall health and giving them the opportunity to make a doctor’s appointment. The fall health sessions are on Thursdays through Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to noon at First Presbyterian Church, 4602 Cary Street Road. Today’s session features Dr. Vivek Sharma, orthopedic surgeon at Colonial Orthopedics.

Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center to host “Yoga and the Pelvic Floor” workshop

October 01 2016 - , 1 p.m., $50
Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center, 10442 Ridgefield Pkwy., will host a “Yoga and the Pelvic Floor” workshop from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The workshop will feature a presentation and practice to focus on strengthening the pelvic floor muscles. Cost is $50. To register, call 741-5267 or visit http://www.glenmoreyoga.com.

Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center to host “Intro to Healing Touch” workshop

October 02 2016 - , 1 p.m., $10
Glenmore Yoga and Wellness Center, 10442 Ridgefield Pkwy., will host an “Introduction to Healing Touch” workshop from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Healing touch is a form of energy where practitioners use their hands to support physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health. Cost is $10. To register, call 741-5267 or visit http://www.glenmoreyoga.com.

MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center to offer appointments for seniors

October 06 2016 - Today’s session features Dr. William Benson, ophthalmologist, 11 a.m., Free
MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center is educating the senior community regarding their overall health and giving them the opportunity to make a doctor’s appointment. The fall health sessions are on Thursdays through Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to noon at First Presbyterian Church, 4602 Cary Street Road. Today’s session features Dr. William Benson, ophthalmologist.

Richmond Fertility Workshop 2016 planned at the University of Richmond

October 08 2016 - An educational workshop for couples and individuals faced with the challenges of infertility, 8:30 a.m., $10
The Richmond Fertility Workshop 2016, an educational workshop for couples and individuals faced with the challenges of infertility, will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Jepson Alumni Center at the University of Richmond. Speakers and breakout sessions will cover topics such as assisted reproductive technologies, third party reproduction, funding fertility treatments, finding support, male-factor infertility, pregnancy loss and more. Cost is $10 per person and includes coffee and lunch. To register, visit http://www.richmondfertilityworkshop.com.

MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center to offer appointments for seniors

October 13 2016 - Today’s session features Dr. Bimal Sandhu from Richmond Gastrointestinal Associates, 11 a.m., Free
MEDARVA Stony Point Surgery Center is educating the senior community regarding their overall health and giving them the opportunity to make a doctor’s appointment. The fall health sessions are on Thursdays through Nov. 10 from 11 a.m. to noon at First Presbyterian Church, 4602 Cary Street Road. Today’s session features Dr. Bimal Sandhu from Richmond Gastrointestinal Associates.

Community

Reynolds CC to host sculptor Paul DiPasquale


Reynolds Community College will host Richmond sculptor Paul DiPasquale Sept. 28 as he shares his presentation “Art Talk, Why Art Matters” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Conference Center Gallery of the Workforce Development and Conference Center on the Parham Road Campus, located at 1651 E. Parham Road in Richmond. This event is free and open to the public. > Read more.

Free children’s clothing for those in need

The Children's Clothing Closet at Highland Springs United Methodist Church will be open Saturday, Aug. 27 and Tuesday, Aug. 30 to provide free new or nearly new children's clothing for families in need, prior to the start of the school year. The Clothing Closet will be open from 10 a.m. to noon both days. The church is located at 22 North Holly Avenue. > Read more.
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Weekend Top 10


Three local churches are holding events on Saturday: A Fall Veterans and Community Health Fair and Blood Drive at Antioch Baptist Church in Varina; a Fall Children’s Consignment Sale at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church in the West End; and a Community Day event at Fair Oaks Baptist Church in Highland Springs. Two events are also planned in Henrico for history buffs: A tour of New Market Heights and a commemoration of the battle for Fort Harrison. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.

 

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