Teens in grades 6-12 invited to join the Teen Writers Guild
January 27 2015 - Twin Hickory Library, 6 p.m., Free
Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Writers Guild at 6 p.m. at Twin Hickory Library, 5001 Twin Hickory Rd. Learn about fiction writing and poetry through collaboration with other teen writers. Admission is free. For details, call 290-9100 or visit http://www.henricolibrary.org
Ages 11-18 invited to make a paper basket at Dumbarton Library
January 28 2015 - , 1 p.m., Free
Ages 11-18 are invited to use magazine pages to make a paper basket at 1 p.m. at Dumbarton Library, 6800 Staples Mill Rd. For details, call 290-9400 or visit http://www.henricolibrary.org
‘Glove Monster’ workshop for teens planned at Fairfield Library
January 28 2015 - Make your monster into a locker magnet or save it for a Valentine, 7 p.m., Free
Teens are invited to turn a winter glove into a monster pal at 7 p.m. at Fairfield Library, 1001 N. Laburnum Ave. Make your monster into a locker magnet or save it for a Valentine. For details, call 290-9300 or visit http://www.henricolibrary.org
Va-Rep to present ‘The Maggie Walker Story’ at Willow Lawn Jan. 30 to Feb. 15
January 30 2015 - Suggested for ages seven and up, Times vary,
The Virginia Repertory Theatre will present “The Maggie Walker Story” Jan. 30 to Feb. 15 at The Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn. This compelling drama is a tribute to the great American woman from Richmond, Va., who helped establish and organize the first civil rights strike by black students and became the nation’s first woman bank president. Suggested for ages seven and up. For details, call 282-2620 or visit http://www.va-rep.org
Eastern Henrico Rec Center to offer ‘Intro to Volleyball’ class for ages 11-13
February 01 2015 - Includes basic skills, as well as the rules of the game, positions and rotation, 1 p.m., Free
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It’s off to the theatre – this weekend in Henrico! “Two on Tap” at CACGA brings audiences back in time to an era when couples like Fred & Ginger and Mickey & Judy filled the silver screen. CAT Theatre’s production of “Book of Days” begins tonight and runs through Feb. 7. Fans of the Emmy Award-winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon “Schoolhouse Rock!” will love the live adaptation at the University of Richmond on Sunday. The Shanghai Quartet will also perform at the University of Richmond. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
Screenings include short films from the RVA Environmental Film Contest entries at 5 p.m., followed at 5:45 p.m. by Stripers: Quest for the Bite, a film for anglers. The main feature film, Slingshot, will begin at 6:50 p.m.
SlingShot focuses on Segway inventor Dean Kamen and his work to solve the world’s water crisis. SlingShot is about a man whose innovative thinking could create a solution for a crisis affecting billions – access to clean water. Kamen lives in a house with secret passages, a closet full of denim clothes and a helicopter garage. His latest passion: the SlingShot water purification system created to obliterate half of human illness on the planet. > Read more.
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