5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk planned at Deep Run Park
September 13 2014 - Proceeds will benefit local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs, ,
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will host the 5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk at Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy. Proceeds will benefit local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs. Rain or shine. For details, visit http://www.outofthedarkness.org
18th annual JDRF Richmond Walk to Cure Diabetes planned at Byrd Park
September 14 2014 - Charity 5K raises money for critically needed type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, 12 p.m.,
The 18th annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Richmond Walk to Cure Diabetes will start at 12 p.m. at Byrd Park. Participants will enjoy complimentary t-shirts, snacks and beverages, a Kids Zone play area, live entertainment, local mascots, outdoor games and more. The charity 5K raises money for critically needed type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. For details, visit http://www.centralvirginia.jdrf.org
Greater Richmond Multiple Myeloma Support Group to meet at HDH Forest
September 15 2014 - Group meets the third Monday of each month, 7 p.m.,
The Greater Richmond Multiple Myeloma Support Group meets the third Monday of each month (except July and August) from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital Forest Campus, 1620 Skipwith Rd. Patients, caregivers and friends share their knowledge and experiences and provide mutual support and encouragement. For details, visit http://www.richmond.myeloma.org
UnitedHealthcare to host educational event on medicare at St. Mary’s Hospital
September 15 2014 - Registration is required, 6 p.m., Free
As part of National Medicare Education Week, UnitedHealthcare will host an educational event at 6 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital, 5801 Bremo Rd. At the event local representatives will address people’s top Medicare questions and will be available to speak with them one-on-one. Admission is free but registration is required. For details, call 877-228-4557 or visit http://www.nmew.com
Parenting experts and family educators will tackle topics ranging from bullying to alcohol, sex to divorce, and technology and stress. Parents will learn how to identify potential problems.
"We're excited about bringing this much-needed forum series to parents in central Virginia. Through our valuable partnership with Commonwealth Parenting, we can have a deeper impact in the community through parent and caregiver education," said Karen Coltrane, president and CEO of the Children's Museum of Richmond. > Read more.
Check out these three B’s in Henrico this weekend: books, bluegrass and “Born Yesterday.” Other activities to participate in – and feel good about – are the 15th annual James River Regional Cleanup and the 5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
It’s a film about Bob Ladouceur, coach of the De La Salle High Spartans, a California high school football team with 12 consecutive undefeated seasons (a staggering 151 games won in a row).
Along the way, Ladouceur (played by Jim Caviezel) faced the kind of hardship most football coaches (thankfully) can only imagine – suffering a near-fatal heart attack, the death of a star player, and rebuilding the team after that 151-game streak came to a humiliating end. > Read more.
Enjoy political comedy at its finest with The Capitol Steps at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. Methodist and Baptist churches unite for the fourth annual Mission Footprint 5K, taking place at Trinity UMC. Or in honor of Grandparent’s Day on Sunday, treat them to A Grand Family Affair or maybe a movie – the 1978 film “Superman” is at the Henrico Theatre. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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CalendarEnjoy a spectacular magic show with Henrico’s own magician, Mr. B, at 6:30 p.m. at Dumbarton Library, 6800 Staples Mill Rd. Learn a magic trick at the end of the… Full text