Richmond Christian Leadership Institute to hold open house at Richmond ARC
March 13 2014 - Application deadline is March 28, 6:30 p.m.,
The Richmond Christian Leadership Institute will hold an open house from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Richmond ARC, 3600 Saunders Ave. Application deadline is March 28. To learn more and to apply to join the RCLI ’15 Class, visit http://www.rcliweb.org
Man Church meets every Friday morning at Joey’s Hot Dogs in Innsbrook
March 14 2014 - A White Hot Ministries program, 7:15 a.m., Free
Man Church, a White Hot Ministries program, meets every Friday morning from 7:15 a.m. to 8 a.m. at Joey’s Hot Dogs in The Shoppes at Innsbrook. Man Church helps men be leaders of a Christian household, as well as provides an opportunity for men to worship with other men as they work toward strengthening their relationships with God. For details, call 912-6263 or visit http://www.godstrongmen.org/programs/man-church
Chabad of Virginia to host Purimfest
March 15 2014 - There will be local craft brews, sushi, hamentaschen, games and more, 8:30 p.m., $18
Chabad of Virginia, 212 N. Gaskins Rd., will host Purimfest, an adult Purim party, at 8:30 p.m. The night will begin with a sing-a-long havadalah ceremony followed by the Megillah reading. There will also be local craft brews, sushi, hamentaschen, games and more. Suggested donation is $18. Ages 21 and older. For details, call 740-2000 or visit http://www.chabadofva.org
The 20 public gardens nominated are:
• Bloedel Reserve, Bainbridge Island, Wash.
• Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn, New York
• Buthcart Gardens, Victoria, B.C.
• Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Ga. > Read more.
The National Society Daughters of American Colonists is a women’s genealogical and patriotic society whose members are descended from a man or woman who rendered civil or military service in any of the American colonies prior to July 4, 1776. > Read more.
The 387-gram “Manna Pack Rice” packs were shipped to the FMSC warehouse to be distributed to countries where children are malnourished or simply do not have enough food to survive. > Read more.
You might have seen something called Khumba while clicking through a Redbox recently (or perhaps it was nestled in some hidden corner of a DVD sale shelf). And chances are, you passed it by without much of a thought. Makes sense; that goggle-eyed cartoon zebra on the cover (a zebra that’s dangerously close to becoming Madagascar copyright infringement) doesn’t inspire much confidence.
But when Khumba starts up, it looks nothing like you’d expect. The camera gazes across the savannah and the soundtrack swells with triumphant South African vocals. > Read more.
If you’re looking for a date night with someone special, Henrico is the place to be! Check out a classic 90s movie, “My Girl,” at Henrico Theatre; Circa, an innovative circus from Australia, will dazzle at the University of Richmond; and celebrate TGIF at Keagan’s Restaurant where the PJ Bottoms Band is performing. For all our top picks this weekend, click here! > Read more.
“I am not attempting to abstract the physical world," she said. "I draw my subject matter from inside of myself hoping to create a constant conversation between the viewer and the painting, especially since abstracts do not seem to answer but ask.” > Read more.