NCGR Richmond Chapter to present “Lines of Purpose: Astrology of Place”
April 30 2016 - Weinstein JCC, 1 p.m., $15 to $25
VA Department of Forestry to present workshop on tree science
April 30 2016 - Three Lakes Nature Center, 10 a.m., $10
To celebrate Arbor Day, the Virginia Department of Forestry will present a two-hour course on tree science, leaf identification, pests, tree care, how landscape position favors certain trees and more. Participants will receive tree seedlings and tree identification pamphlets to take home. Cost is $10. The class will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at Three Lakes Nature Center. To register, call 652-1418 or visit http://www.henrico.us/rec
SBA Offers Boots to Business: Reboot Trainings May 2-3
May 02 2016 - Small Business Startup Training for Veterans and Spouses, 9 a.m., Free
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Richmond District Office has announced an upcoming “Boots to Business: Reboot” training opportunity on May 2-3 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The entrepreneurship training, for veterans and their spouses, is a two-day course introducing business ownership fundamentals.
During the events, participants learn the key steps of evaluating business concepts and developing a business plan. The program introduces veterans and their spouses to a network of lifetime business support available through SBA’s network, including Veteran Business Outreach Centers, Small Business Development Centers and SCORE Counselors.
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.
Henrico's Division of Recreation & Parks will host FamFest from 1 p.m. 4 p.m. Saturday, April 9 at Deep Run Park.
The family event will begin with a giant ball drop and will feature colossal obstacle courses and mega-moon bounces as well as family "minute to win it" games and friendly competitions. Watch as the nationally-renowned Air Elite Dunkers leap their way into spring in the gym or get your groove on with music from Trademark or the dance troupe Future Shock. > Read more.
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