Henrico County VA

Threads’ Fall/Winter Children’s Consignment Sale planned May 13-15

May 13 2016 - Half-off designated items from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 15, 9 a.m.,
Threads’ Fall/Winter Children’s Consignment Sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 13-14 at Canterbury Shopping Center, 10616 Patterson Ave. Items for sale include maternity and children’s clothing (sizes newborn to junior), baby gear and equipment, toys, books and more. Cash, check and credit cards accepted. Half-off designated items from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 15. For details, visit http://www.ThreadsEvents.com

Henrico author Emily Kimball to discuss, sign copies of her book at Book People

May 13 2016 - “A Cotton Rat for Breakfast: Adventures in Midlife and Beyond”, 4 p.m., Free
Henrico author Emily Kimball will discuss and sign copies of her book “A Cotton Rat for Breakfast: Adventures in Midlife and Beyond” from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Book People, 536 Granite Ave. The book is a memoir about transitions in Kimball’s life from the ages of 45-84. For details, call 288-4346.

St. Anthony’s to host 32nd annual Lebanese Food Festival May 13-15

May 13 2016 - Live Lebanese music and traditional Lebanese folk dances in full costume, 10 a.m., Free
The 32nd annual Lebanese Food Festival, hosted by St. Anthony’s Maronite Catholic Church, will be held on the church grounds next to Innsbrook at 4611 Sadler Rd. Hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 13-14 and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. May 15. There will be food, desserts and beverages, as well as live Lebanese music and traditional Lebanese folk dances in full costume. Admission and parking are free. Rain or shine. For details, visit http://www.StAnthonyMaroniteChurch.org

Moody MS Athletic Golf Tournament to benefit PTA Raider Athletic Booster

May 21 2016 - Belmont Golf Course, 8 a.m., Fees vary
The Moody Middle School Athletic Golf Tournament, to benefit the Moody Middle School PTA Raider Athletic Booster, will start at 9 a.m. at Belmont Golf Course, 1600 Hilliard Rd. The cost is $75 for adults and $50 for students (under age 18) and includes 18 holes of golf and cart, light breakfast, goody bag, bag lunch and prizes for closest to pin and longest drive. The funds will help provide Moody’s thirteen athletic teams with new equipment, uniforms, first aid supplies, and field maintenance. Event will be held rain or shine unless Belmont closes the course. To register, visit http://tinyurl.com/MoodyGolfTournament

Henrico HS to host 1st annual Warrior Fund Golf Tournament in Glen Allen

June 11 2016 - In memory of Sheridan DeShawn Fuller, a 2015 graduate of HHS who died in October, 8 a.m., $75
Henrico High School will host the first-annual "Building the Dream Scholarship and Warrior Fund Golf Tournament" June 11 at The Crossings Golf Course in Glen Allen. The event will be held in memory of is a tax exempt 501 (c 3) foundation. The tournament is held in memory of Sheridan DeShawn Fuller, a 2015 graduate of Henrico High School, who died in October from leukemia.

Last year with the help of many contributors, the nonprofit foundation created to award the scholarships gave 14 scholarships worth $250 apiece to college- bound seniors who overcame major obstacles and challenges in their academic and personal lives.

After witnessing the success of this scholarship, school administrators sought to double the number and amount of the scholarships this year.

Registration for the golf tournament is $75 for an individual, $280 for a foursome or $25 per person for lunch only. Sponsorships are available at amounts ranging from $100 to $5,000. The event will begin at 8 a.m., June 11.

To register, or for details about sponsorships, send your name, email address, phone number and name(s) of golfers/lunch attendees to Coach Derick Vance at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or by mail to Vance at Henrico High School, 302 Azalea Avenue, Henrico VA 23227. For details, call Vance at (804) 393-6872.

Virginia Home for Boys & Girls Youth Triathlon planned Aug. 20

August 20 2016 - Race fee donation includes race, t-shirt and post-race snacks, 6:30 a.m., Fees vary
The Virginia Home for Boys & Girls Youth Triathlon will take place Aug. 20 at VHBG, 8716 W. Broad St. Registration opens at 6:30 a.m. with the first wave (for ages 5-9) kicking off at 8 a.m. Family Fun Day activities start at 9 a.m. and include pool, bounce house, dunk tank, DJ/karaoke, bubble soccer and food trucks. An optional four-day Youth Triathlon Camp will be held Monday, Aug. 15 to Thursday, Aug. 18. All proceeds benefit the children at VHBG. Race fee donation includes race, t-shirt and post-race snacks. Presented by Endorphin Fitness. For details, visit http://www.vhbg.org/events/fundraising-events/youth-triathlon

Page 3 of 3 pages  < 1 2 3

Community

Walking MADD


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.

FamFest planned for April 9


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.
Entertainment

Weekend Top 10


For our Top 10 calendar events this weekend, click here! > Read more.






 

Reader Survey | Advertising | Email updates

Classifieds

Tutoring in any public library, by professional tutor – English and language arts. Specializing in working with elementary school, middle school and high school students with learning disabilities or dyslexia.… Full text

Place an Ad | More Classifieds

Calendar

The Retail Merchants Association’s May First Friday Forum will start at 7:15 a.m. at The Westin Richmond, 6631 W. Broad St. The speaker will be Chris Bossola, founder and CEO… Full text

Your weather just got better.

Henricopedia

Henrico's Top Teachers

The Plate