5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk planned at Deep Run Park
September 13 2014 - Proceeds will benefit local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs, ,
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will host the 5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk at Deep Run Park, 9900 Ridgefield Pkwy. Proceeds will benefit local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs. Rain or shine. For details, visit http://www.outofthedarkness.org
18th annual JDRF Richmond Walk to Cure Diabetes planned at Byrd Park
September 14 2014 - Charity 5K raises money for critically needed type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, 12 p.m.,
The 18th annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Richmond Walk to Cure Diabetes will start at 12 p.m. at Byrd Park. Participants will enjoy complimentary t-shirts, snacks and beverages, a Kids Zone play area, live entertainment, local mascots, outdoor games and more. The charity 5K raises money for critically needed type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. For details, visit http://www.centralvirginia.jdrf.org
Dog walk planned at Deep Run Park on Tuesdays, Dorey Park on Wednesdays through Oct.
September 16 2014 - Complimentary water will be provided for both dogs and their people., Times vary, Free
Take a one-hour power walk and make new friends, both furry and human, at Deep Run Park at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays through Oct. 21 and at Dorey Park at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays through Oct. 22. Complimentary water will be provided for both dogs and their people. Trail maps and fitness tips will be shared. Dogs must be leashed and up-to-date on vaccinations. No charge. For details, call 652-3407 or visit http://www.henrico.us/rec
Working professionals invited to Brown Bag Fitness at Twin Hickory Park
September 17 2014 - The series continues through November, 12 p.m., Free
Working professionals are invited to break away from the office and stretch their legs at Brown Bag Fitness from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. at Twin Hickory Park, 5011 Twin Hickory Rd. Bring a bagged lunch to a series of sessions on healthy living and learn some fitness tips and exercises that you can use at home or at the office. The series continues through November. No charge. For details, call 501-5121 or visit http://www.henrico.us/rec
Parenting experts and family educators will tackle topics ranging from bullying to alcohol, sex to divorce, and technology and stress. Parents will learn how to identify potential problems.
"We're excited about bringing this much-needed forum series to parents in central Virginia. Through our valuable partnership with Commonwealth Parenting, we can have a deeper impact in the community through parent and caregiver education," said Karen Coltrane, president and CEO of the Children's Museum of Richmond. > Read more.
Check out these three B’s in Henrico this weekend: books, bluegrass and “Born Yesterday.” Other activities to participate in – and feel good about – are the 15th annual James River Regional Cleanup and the 5th annual Richmond Out of the Darkness Community Walk. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
It’s a film about Bob Ladouceur, coach of the De La Salle High Spartans, a California high school football team with 12 consecutive undefeated seasons (a staggering 151 games won in a row).
Along the way, Ladouceur (played by Jim Caviezel) faced the kind of hardship most football coaches (thankfully) can only imagine – suffering a near-fatal heart attack, the death of a star player, and rebuilding the team after that 151-game streak came to a humiliating end. > Read more.
Enjoy political comedy at its finest with The Capitol Steps at The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. Methodist and Baptist churches unite for the fourth annual Mission Footprint 5K, taking place at Trinity UMC. Or in honor of Grandparent’s Day on Sunday, treat them to A Grand Family Affair or maybe a movie – the 1978 film “Superman” is at the Henrico Theatre. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
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CalendarTuckahoe District Supervisor Patricia S. O’Bannon will hold a town meeting to discuss Henrico County’s park system, including its history and plans for improvements. The meeting will include sessions at… Full text