North Park Library to host ‘Appy Hour’
January 31 2015 - Learn about some helpful free apps for your tablets and smartphones, 3 p.m., Free
North Park Library, 8508 Franconia Rd., will host Appy Hour at 3 p.m. Too many apps, not enough time? Learn about some helpful free apps for your tablets and smartphones. For details, call 290-9700 or visit http://www.henricolibrary.org
UR Dept. of Music to present faculty pianist Richard Becker, in concert
February 01 2015 - , 3 p.m., Free
The University of Richmond’s Department of Music free concert series will present associate professor of music and head of piano study at University of Richmond, faculty pianist Richard Becker, at 3 p.m. in Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music. Becker will play a recital of classical, romantic and twentieth century styles of piano music and premiere some of his new piano music. For details, visit http://www.modlin.richmond.edu
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
The event will feature a full fashion show, oversized balloon sculptures and confetti cannons – all in the name of inner beauty, Biblical modesty and vibrant purity. > Read more.
Held at The Crossings Golf Club, the tournament will benefit placement of children from Virginia's foster care system into permanent families through Coordinators2. > Read more.
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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