Fairmount United Methodist Church to host annual Yard Sale and Baked Goods
October 04 2014 - Proceeds support church missions, 7 a.m.,
Fairmount United Methodist Church will host their annual Yard Sale and Baked Goods from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds support church missions. For details, call 737-5416.
Modlin Center for the Arts at UR to present Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer
October 04 2014 - Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music, 7:30 p.m., $22 to $45
The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond will present Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer, two of contemporary music’s most commanding and creative instrumentalists, at 7:30 p.m. at Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music. Tickets are $22 to $45. For details, call 289-8980 or visit http://www.modlin.richmond.edu
Foundation Fighting Blindness to present 7th annual Vision Walk in Innsbrook
October 04 2014 - Team and individual prizes, snacks and refreshments, kid’s activities, music and more, 10 a.m.,
The Foundation Fighting Blindness will present the 7th annual Vision Walk at 10 a.m. in Innsbrook. There will be team and individual prizes, snacks and refreshments, kid’s activities, music and more. Rain or shine. For details, visit http://tinyurl.com/oa6h53p
Richmond Rose Society Show to take place at Lewis Ginter Oct. 4-5
October 04 2014 - Enjoy displays of spectacular specimen roses, Times vary,
The Richmond Rose Society Show will take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 4 and 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave. Enjoy displays of spectacular specimen roses. Consulting experts will be on hand to answer rose-related questions. Included with regular Garden admission. For details, visit http://www.lewisginter.org
5th annual Mill House Pig Out BBQ planned Oct. 10 - pre-orders due Oct. 8
October 10 2014 - Proceeds benefit The Mill House, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Prices vary
The fifth annual Mill House Pig Out BBQ will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Mill House, 7812 Shrader Rd. Award-winning pulled pork BBQ will be smoked by Chef Elliott Buckner and sides prepared by The Mill House Kitchen Unit. All proceeds raised benefit The Mill House, a Clubhouse model vocational rehabilitation program serving survivors of brain injury in the Metro Richmond area. The deadline for pre-orders is Oct. 8. For details, visit http://www.communitybraininjury.org/858
Short Pump Ruritan Club to host 24th annual Craft Show at Short Pump MS
October 25 2014 - More than 70 crafters will be participating, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Free
Above, club members display some of the backpacks prior to their distribution. > Read more.
At the first-place winners recital in Weill Hall, Matija will perform Giacomo Puccini’s opera aria, “Chi il bel sogna di doretta.” She will perform with other vocalists from around the world and have the opportunity to win other awards and scholarships.
Locally, Thomas has performed with Richmond’s renowned Glorious Christmas Nights, Christian Youth Theatre, and WEAG’s Urban Gospel Youth Choir. > Read more.
The John Rolfe YMCA and Gayton Baptist Church have partnered in an effort to bring greater health and wellness opportunities to the community.
Through this partnership, the John Rolfe Y will run Youth Winter Sports programs, including basketball and indoor soccer, in Gayton’s newly renovated $5.5 million outreach center that features a new gymnasium, youth and teen space, social space with café, meeting space and full service commercial kitchen. > Read more.
The training will be taught by Gary Romolo Fiorelli, an accomplished assistant director for film and television projects, which include the television series Sons of Anarchy and ABC’s current drama Mistresses. > Read more.
“People have asked us to come to the West End for years,” said owner Kevin Healy. “When the opportunity arose, we knew had to jump on it.”
The new restaurant will be located in a 5,800-square-foot space under the Hyatt House Hotel at the town center and will include a large outdoor patio. > Read more.
Would the food lose its zest if I wasn’t enjoying it in the great outdoors? Would it seem pedestrian served from an ordinary kitchen instead of a truck?
Would the tacos be less satisfying as an antidote to normal lunch hunger – instead of being ingested to stave off desperate hunger after a long afternoon of crowds, sun, and tedious lines? > Read more.
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