Butterflies LIVE runs through Oct. 13 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
May 24 2013 - Tropical butterflies will transform the Conservatory’s North Wing, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., $7 to $11
Butterflies LIVE begins at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., and continues through Oct. 13. Tropical butterflies will transform the Conservatory’s North Wing. They tend to be most active on sunny days and in the morning and early afternoon. Exhibit hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Garden admission is $7 to $11. For details, visit http://www.lewisginter.org
Lewis Ginter to present Flowers After 5 on Thursdays through August
June 20 2013 - , 5 p.m., $7 to $11
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., will present Flowers After 5 on Thursday evenings through August. Enjoy outside dining, shopping and children’s activities. Garden admission is $11 for adults, $10 for seniors and $7 for children ages 3-12. For details, call 262-9887 or visit http://www.lewisginter.org
Learn about pest management in 1860 at Meadow Farm Museum
June 22 2013 - , 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Free
Learn how Mrs. Sheppard handled pest management in 1860 at Meadow Farm Museum, 3400 Mountain Rd., from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. She purchased netting from Chiles & Chennery in Richmond. Find out how this netting and other means were used to manage pests and keep furniture looking new. Admission is free. For details, call 501-2130 or visit http://www.henricorecandparks.com
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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