Richmond Volleyball Club to present a JumpStart Volleyball Clinic Jan. 17 to Feb. 21
January 17 2016 - Eastern Henrico Recreation Center, 1:30 p.m., Free
The Richmond Volleyball Club will present a JumpStart Volleyball Clinic on Sundays from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 17 to Feb. 21 at the Eastern Henrico Recreation Center. Learn volleyball in an active and fun environment. Ages 9-14. No charge. For details, call 652-1421.
CAT Theatre, 5th Wall Theatre to co-produce ‘Unexpected Tenderness’ Jan. 22 to Feb. 13
January 22 2016 - “Unexpected Tenderness” is the story of a dysfunctional Jewish family in Massachusetts, Times vary,
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
VCU Health continues its series of educational seminars at Lewis Ginter
February 04 2016 - “New Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation” – the new procedure, hybrid ablation, will be discussed, 5:30 p.m., Free
VCU Health will continue its series of educational seminars on current health care topics at 5:30 p.m. at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave. The topic is “New Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation” – the new procedure, hybrid ablation, will be discussed. The seminar is free and open to the public. Register online at http://www.vcuhealth.org/seminars or call 828-2357.
American Legion Post 125 to hold a dance with live band every Friday, Saturday
February 05 2016 - All dances are open to the public, 8 p.m., $7 to $8
American Legion Post 125, located at 1401 Hilliard Rd., will hold a dance with a live band every Friday and Saturday from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Snacks and coffee are provided; drinks are available for purchase. All dances are open to the public. Cost is $7 on Fridays and $8 on Saturdays and benefits American Legion Post 125, a nonprofit veterans organization. For details, call 716-0800.
The film “The Lego Movie” to play at Henrico Theatre Feb. 5-6
February 05 2016 - Tickets are $1 and can be purchased at the door, Multiple times, $1
The film “The Lego Movie” (PG) will play at 7 p.m. Feb. 5 and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at Henrico Theatre, 305 E. Nine Mile Rd. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased at the door. For details, call 328-4491.
UR to continue its 27th annual International Film Series with “Ida” Feb. 5, 7
February 05 2016 - Each film is played in its original language with English subtitles, Multiple times, Free
The University of Richmond will continue its 27th annual International Film Series with “Ida” (Poland, 2013) on Feb. 5 (3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.) and Feb. 7 (7:30 p.m.). A pre-film discussion led by a UR faculty member will take place at the 3 p.m. screening on Feb. 5. Each film is played in its original language with English subtitles. The series is free and open to the public. For details and film trailers, visit http://www.richmond.edu/international-film
CACGA to host 30th annual One Act Showcase Feb. 5-14
February 05 2016 - Reservations are required, Times vary, Free
The Henrico County Division of Recreation and Parks will present its 30th annual One Act Showcase Feb. 5-14 at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, 2880 Mountain Rd. The area’s oldest one act festival will once again feature the winners of the annual Henrico Theatre Company One Act Playwriting Competition. Evening performances are at 8 p.m. and matinees begin at 2:30 p.m. Reservations are required. Admission is free. For details, call 501-5859.
Knights of Columbus Council 395 to hold a Brunswick Stew sale at Columbian Center
February 06 2016 - Proceeds will benefit the Council’s charitable projects, 12 p.m.,
The Knights of Columbus Council 395 will hold a Brunswick Stew sale from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Columbian Center, 2324 Pump Rd. The proceeds will benefit the Council’s charitable projects. To preorder, call Tom Giannasi at 355-3866.
Home Improvement Seminar planned at Harvie Elementary School
February 06 2016 - Discussions led by local experts, hands-on demonstrations and activities, exhibits and more, 9 a.m., Free
Henrico County Community Revitalization in partnership with Richmond Metropolitan Habitat for Humanity will sponsor a Home Improvement Seminar at 9 a.m. at Harvie Elementary School, 3401 Harvie Rd. Get tips on sheetrock repair, grout removal and more, plus learn how to protect yourself when hiring a contractor to complete the jobs you can’t. There will be discussions led by local experts, practical hands-on demonstrations and activities, exhibits, door prizes, and light refreshments. Admission is free and open to the public. No registration required. For details, call 501-7640 or visit http://www.henrico.us/revit
Shady Grove Coffeehouse continues its 15th season with Robin and Linda Williams
February 06 2016 - Net proceeds benefit Unitarian Universalist Community Church, 8 p.m., $15 to $20
The Shady Grove Coffeehouse at the Unitarian Universalist Community Church, 11105 Cauthorne Rd., continues its 15th season with Robin and Linda Williams. Tickets are $15 to $20; teens are admitted at half price. Net proceeds benefit UUCC. For details, call 323-4288 or visit http://www.shadygrovecoffeehouse.com
Michael Arad, the architect of the World Trade Center Memorial, will be the keynote speaker for The 2016 Adolf-Adams JCC Forum on Sat., Jan. 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., at the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center in Henrico.
Arad’s “Reflecting Absence” architectural design was selected from more than 5,000 competitive entries as the template for the Memorial’s construction in New York City. During the forum, Arad will discuss the significance and symbolism of the design, as well as his inspiration. The event, which is a highlight of the Weinstein JCC’s Patron of the Arts series, is open to the public > Read more.
Members of the Western Henrico Rotary Club (WHRC) celebrated Thanksgiving a few days early on Nov. 23, making their annual donation of turkey dinners to 28 Coal Pit Learning Center families.
Among the WHRC members who visited Coal Pit for the giveway were Clint Ray and Lila Marcela Waggoner, pictured with 3-year-old Emily and 4-year-old Jaeda. > Read more.
Start celebrating Valentine’s Day a little early with Susan Greenbaum at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. She will present “An Evening of Love Songs.” Other fun events this weekend include Henrico Rec & Parks’ 30th annual One Act Showcase; “The Lego Movie” playing at the Henrico Theatre (tickets are only $!); and Robin and Linda Williams who will be performing at the Shady Grove Coffeehouse. And homeowners will really appreciate the free Home Improvement Seminar taking place at Harvie ES. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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