Governor’s School informational sessions planned next week

Three informational sessions about the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies will be held for prospective students and their parents.

The sessions will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.:

• Oct. 22 at Rolfe Middle School, 6901 Messer Rd.;

• Oct. 23 at Pocahontas Middle School, 12000 Three Chopt Rd.;

• Oct. 24 at Wilder Middle School, 6900 Wilkinson Rd.

Representatives will present information and explain the application process. Admission is free. For details, call 652-3600.

Reynolds CC to host sculptor Paul DiPasquale

Reynolds Community College will host Richmond sculptor Paul DiPasquale Sept. 28 as he shares his presentation “Art Talk, Why Art Matters” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Conference Center Gallery of the Workforce Development and Conference Center on the Parham Road Campus, located at 1651 E. Parham Road in Richmond. This event is free and open to the public. > Read more.

Free children’s clothing for those in need

The Children's Clothing Closet at Highland Springs United Methodist Church will be open Saturday, Aug. 27 and Tuesday, Aug. 30 to provide free new or nearly new children's clothing for families in need, prior to the start of the school year. The Clothing Closet will be open from 10 a.m. to noon both days. The church is located at 22 North Holly Avenue. > Read more.

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The Richmond West Breakfast Lions Club meets the second and fourth Mondays of each month from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. at the E. Bruce Heilman Dining Center at the University of Richmond. Each meeting features breakfast and an interesting speaker. For details, call Pete Sizemore at 288-0999. Full text

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