Richmond Coin Club’s Coin and Currency Show to take place Oct. 17-19
October 17 2014 - Appraisals are free, 10 a.m., Free
The Richmond Coin Club’s Coin and Currency Show will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 17-18 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Clarion Hotel, 3207 N. Boulevard. Appraisals are free. Admission and parking are free. For details, visit http://www.richmondcoinclub.com
‘Wine, Women & Shoes’ to be held at Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa at Short Pump
October 19 2014 - A portion of the proceeds will benefit Bon Secours for Women, 2 p.m., $100
“Wine, Women & Shoes” will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa at Short Pump. Sample wines from Virginia and shop for the hottest designer shoes and other glitzy accessories. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Bon Secours for Women, including the Forensic Nursing program at St. Mary’s Hospital, which offers compassionate health care services to victims of abuse. General admission is $100. For details, visit http://www.winewomenandshoes.com/richmond
Short Pump Ruritan Club to host 24th annual Craft Show at Short Pump MS
October 25 2014 - More than 70 crafters will be participating, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Free
Above, club members display some of the backpacks prior to their distribution. > Read more.
At the first-place winners recital in Weill Hall, Matija will perform Giacomo Puccini’s opera aria, “Chi il bel sogna di doretta.” She will perform with other vocalists from around the world and have the opportunity to win other awards and scholarships.
Locally, Thomas has performed with Richmond’s renowned Glorious Christmas Nights, Christian Youth Theatre, and WEAG’s Urban Gospel Youth Choir. > Read more.
The John Rolfe YMCA and Gayton Baptist Church have partnered in an effort to bring greater health and wellness opportunities to the community.
Through this partnership, the John Rolfe Y will run Youth Winter Sports programs, including basketball and indoor soccer, in Gayton’s newly renovated $5.5 million outreach center that features a new gymnasium, youth and teen space, social space with café, meeting space and full service commercial kitchen. > Read more.
CAT Theatre’s 51st season will open with Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, which will run Oct. 24 through Nov. 8. The play is based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and adapted by Steven Dietz, and was the winner of the 2007 Edgar Award for Best Mystery Play.
The story follows Holmes, whose career as the world’s greatest detective seems to have reached its end until he is confronted with a case far too tempting to ignore. When the King of Bohemia faces blackmail by famed opera singer, Irene Adler, Holmes and his companion Dr. Watson find themselves falling into the trap of evil genius Professor Moriarty. > Read more.
If you’re in the mood for a little music this weekend, you won’t be disappointed! Pete Peterkin, a finalist on America’s Got Talent, will present a musical tribute to the legendary Ray Charles at CACGA tomorrow. Fans of gospel music can head to Sandston Baptist Church for an Eastern Henrico FISH benefit concert. Richmond native and American Idol Season 5 finalist Elliott Yamin will perform at the Weinstein JCC. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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