Willow Lawn’s “Mommy & Me and Daddies Too” continues with Kurt Stemhagen
September 09 2015 - The program continues on the second Wednesday of each month, 10 a.m., Free
The Shops at Willow Lawn’s community event Mommy & Me and Daddies Too continues with Kurt Stemhagen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Enjoy a morning out with live entertainment, crafts, games and programs designed to enhance parent's interaction with their children. The program continues on the second Wednesday of each month. Admission is free. For details, visit http://www.willowlawn.com
Medicare Assistance & Counseling, Inc. to make presentation at Dumbarton Library
September 09 2015 - The program will include a Q&A session, 7 p.m., Free
Medicare Assistance & Counseling, Inc., a nonprofit organization that began operation in Henrico in early September, will hold its first presentation at Dumbarton Library from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. MACI’s primary mission is to educate and provide Medicare beneficiaries and their families free counseling on their rights, benefits and health care options. The program will include a Q&A session. Admission is free and open to the public. For details, call 540-288-3114 or visit http://www.medicarecounseling.org
Modlin Center for the Arts at UR to present Catalyst Quartet
September 09 2015 - Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, 7:30 p.m., $32
The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond will present Catalyst Quartet at 7:30 p.m. at Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music. Catalyst Quartet, prize winners of the Gianni Bergamo Classical Music Award 2012 (Switzerland), is comprised of top laureates and alumni of the internationally acclaimed Sphinx Competition. Tickets are $32. For details, call 289-8980 or visit http://www.modlin.richmond.edu
Innsbrook After Hours to present Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson
September 09 2015 - Gates open at 5 p.m., 6 p.m., $10 to $25
Innsbrook After Hours will present Jamey Johnson at 6 p.m. Eleven-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson is one of only a few people in the history of country music to win two Song of the Year Awards from both the CMA and ACMs. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $10 to $25. All proceeds from the concert series benefit two nonprofit foundations – The National Constitution Plaque Initiative of the American Constitution Spirit Foundation and the Innsbrook Foundation. For tickets and more information, visit http://www.innsbrookafterhours.com
Popular artist P. Buckley Moss to sign prints, books at CACGA
September 10 2015 - Enjoy refreshments and her newest exhibit at the Center’s Slantwall Gallery, 4 p.m., Free
Popular artist P. Buckley Moss will be at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Moss will meet with fans old and new, and sign prints and books. Enjoy refreshments and her newest exhibit at the Center’s Slantwall Gallery. Admission is free. For details, call 261-ARTS or visit http://www.artsglenallen.com
Alzheimer’s Assoc. to present “Aging with Grace” at CACGA
September 10 2015 - Program is designed for clergy and other faith leaders that provide outreach to senior citizens, 9 a.m., $15
The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter will present “Aging with Grace: Equipping Churches for Senior Ministry in the Age of the Baby Boomer” from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. This program is designed for clergy and other faith leaders that provide outreach to senior citizens. The Reverend Dr. Patricia A. Gould-Champ will be the keynote speaker. Cost is $15 and includes lunch. To register, call 321-3300.
Henricus Historical Park invites home schooled children ages 4-14
September 10 2015 - Advance registration is required, 10 a.m.,
Henricus Historical Park invites home schooled children ages 4-14, parents and educators to the Henricus Home School Day – James River Watershed program, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Divided by age level, the students will work on a variety of activities and curriculum. Advance registration is required. For details, call 748-1611 or visit http://www.henricus.org
5th Wall Theatre to present “Uncanny Valley” at HATTheatre Sept. 10 to Oct. 3
September 10 2015 - Talkbacks will follow select performances, Times vary,
5th Wall Theatre will present “Uncanny Valley” by Thomas Gibbons at HATTheatre, 1124 Westbriar Dr., Sept. 10 through Oct. 3. Starring award-winning actors Jacqueline Jones and Alexander Sapp, and directed by Morrie Piersol. Talkbacks will follow select performances. For details, visit http://www.5thwalltheatre.org
Short Pump Ruritan Club seeking crafters for its 25th annual craft show on Oct. 17
October 17 2015 - Short Pump Middle School, ,
CAT Theatre, 5th Wall Theatre to co-produce ‘Unexpected Tenderness’ Jan. 22 - Feb. 13
January 22 2016 - Written by Israel Horovitz, ,
CAT Theatre and 5th Wall Theatre will co-produce “Unexpected Tenderness” Jan. 22 through Feb. 13 at CAT Theatre, 319 N. Wilkinson Rd. Written by Israel Horovitz, “Unexpected Tenderness” is the story of a dysfunctional Jewish family in Massachusetts. Told through the memory of Roddy Stern, this gripping play tells the story of a father who is a loving man yet, at the same time, paranoid and pathologically jealous. For details, visit http://www.cattheatre.com
For the third consecutive year, the Canterbury Recreation Association in Short Pump donated the most meals to the fourth-annual "Dunk Hunger" campaign, which raises money and food donations for FeedMore's Central Virginia Food Bank. Swim teams and community pools throughout the region combined to raise the equivalent of 77,404 meals this year, with the Canterbury group earning the Gold Medal, with 17,454 meals contributed.
CRA will earn a winners’ bash Aug. 24 from 3 to 5 p.m. at its pool on Pump Road.
“Our pool has adopted Dunk Hunger into its culture with fun ways to raise food and funds," said Canterbury’s Dunk Hunger chairman Jack McSorley, a Freeman High School junior. > Read more.
The last Rock ‘n’ Roll Summer outdoor concert at West Broad Village, scheduled Saturday, Aug. 22 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Short Pump, will feature a salute to the upcoming UCI Road World Cycling Championships, coming to the Richmond region next month. As an all-girl band entertains the public with an AC/DC and Foreigner tribute, representatives from West Broad Village will accept donations of children’s new and lightly used bicycles for redistribution to youngsters at the Virginia Homes for Boys and Girls. > Read more.
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