UR School of Professional and Continuing Studies to offer reading skills programs
June 19 2013 - Sessions beginning June 19, Times vary,
University of Richmond’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies will offer eight different reading skills programs for four year olds through adults with sessions beginning June 19. Reading programs for younger students build comprehension and phonics and fluency skills. Programs for adults are geared toward improving comprehension and study skills, vocabulary and speed reading. To register, call 888-201-2448.
Seminar on ‘Advanced Prostate Imaging’ to take place at Lewis Ginter
June 19 2013 - Presented by Dr. Jinxing Yu, from the VCU Department of Radiology, 5:30 p.m., Free
Alzheimer’s Association to present workshop for caregivers at A Grace Place
June 25 2013 - The topic will be 'What You Need to Plan For', 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Free
The Alzheimer’s Association will present a workshop on “Living with Alzheimer’s and Dementia: The Moderate Stage – for Caregivers” from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at A Grace Place Adult Day Center, 8030 Staples Mill Rd. The topic will be “What You Need to Plan For.” Admission is free. To register, call 967-2580.
QUEST! Lyceum to offer tour of its demonstration facility
June 26 2013 - , 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., $20 to $40
QUEST! Lyceum, located at 2545 Bellwood Rd. in Chesterfield, will offer a tour of its demonstration facility from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The founder of Quest! Lyceum, Rick Young, is the leading authority on the Wright Brothers. He will give a briefing on the Wright Brothers’ 1911 glider reproduction that is on display at the demonstration facility and how the Wright’s solved the problem of powered flight. Cost is $20 or $40 which includes lunch. For details, call 586-2209 or visit http://www.questlyceum.org
Seminar ‘Living Well into Old Age’ to be held at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
June 27 2013 - Presented by Dr. Peter Boling, a geriatric medicine specialist at VCU, 5:30 p.m., Free
Tony Turner has operated a business on Lakeside Avenue for nearly 20 years, beginning with Huckleberries Home & Garden for 10 years in The Hub Shopping Center and followed by Feathernesters across the street in the Lakeside Town Center. > Read more.
And so it was a thrill to find a modern version of a Kaffeehaus right here in Henrico County: The Daily Grind, near Short Pump Town Center. > Read more.
RVA Street Foodies, the organization behind the outdoor food truck courts at the Virginia Historical Society and Hardywood Brewery, debuted its new Henrico food truck court at All Saints Episcopal Church on River Road May 22. > Read more.
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