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Events in Chesterfield
COMPILED BY ANNE DALTON


Thursday, Nov. 23

Thanksgiving – County offices and libraries are closed.

Turkey Waddle 5K Run and Walk, 9 a.m., Salisbury Presbyterian Church, 13621 Salisbury Road. This 5K run and 1.6K walk benefits Central Virginia Food Bank and Shalom Farms. Canned food donations accepted. $10, $5/kids. thesalisburychurch.org

Friday, Nov. 24

Thanksgiving holiday – County offices and libraries are closed.

Christmas Tree Sale, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church, 1100 Mt. Pisgah Drive. Sponsored by the Midlothian Ruritan Club. Continues weekends through Dec. 16. 307-1116, midlothianruritanclub.com

"The Andrews Brothers" at Swift Creek Mill Theatre ASH DANIEL"The Andrews Brothers" at Swift Creek Mill Theatre ASH DANIEL“The Andrews Brothers, 8 p.m., Swift Creek Mill Theatre, 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway. A musical comedy about three hapless stagehands who save a USO performance for their brothers at arms. Continues through Dec. 31. $38 plus fees/theater, $55 plus fees/buffet and theater. 748-5203, swiftcreekmill.com

Saturday, Nov. 25

Friendship, Trade & Feast, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Henricus Historical Park, 251 Henricus Park Road. Come join the English and Virginia Indian historical interpreters for the autumn harvest feasts and fun common to all people in 17th-century Virginia. $8, $6/ages 6-12, free/under age 6, Henricus patrons. 748-1611, henricus.org

Monday, Nov. 27

Chester Kiwanis weekly meeting, 6:30-8 p.m., Chester #94 Masonic Lodge, 4111 Dodomeade St. Potential members welcome. chesterkiwanis.org  

“Drifty’s Holiday Follies, 10:15 a.m., Swift Creek Mill Theatre, 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway. This play follows Drifty and all Santa’s workshop friends during preparation for the North Pole Follies. Continues through Dec. 19. $9.75. 748-5203, swiftcreekmill.com

Nifty Knitters, 11 a.m.-noon, Clover Hill Library, 6701 Deer Run Drive. Bring your own project and meet others who enjoy knitting or crocheting. All skill levels welcome. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

Between the Covers Book Discussion Group, 1-2 p.m., Chester Library, 11800 Centre St. Discuss “Fates and Furies” by Lauren Groff. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

Meadowdale Meditation Hour, 3-4 p.m., Meadowdale Library, 4301 Meadowdale Blvd. Stop in for an hour of uninterrupted quiet time and some peace of mind. Space, mats and ambiance provided. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

Bilingual Spanish-English Family Story Time, 6:30-7 p.m., Meadowdale Library, 4301 Meadowdale Blvd. Parents and children can enjoy this read-aloud program, which will enhance language and literacy skills. 318-8778, library.chesterfield.gov

Tuesday, Nov. 28

Bingo Zone, 10-11 a.m., Chesterfield County Fairgrounds Exhibition Hall, 10300 Courthouse Road. Individuals with disabilities, ages 18 and older, are invited to play a few rounds. Registration required. Free. Aleana McClellan, 751-4134, mcclellana@chesterfield.gov

My First Nature Adventure, 10:30-11 a.m., Rockwood Park Nature Center, 3401 Courthouse Road. This snake-themed session for 2-year-olds features nature explorations, stories and hands-on activities. No younger siblings. $5. 674-1629

North Courthouse Road Fiber Artists, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., North Courthouse Road Library, 325 Courthouse Road. Drop in to knit, crochet, socialize and share tips with others. New knitters can call ahead for starter kits and lessons. 318-8969, library.chesterfield.gov

Lunchtime Jam Session, noon-1:30 p.m., Chester Library, 11800 Centre St. This practice session focuses on old-time music. Musicians of all skill levels are invited to bring an instrument and play along. 318-8977, library.chesterfield.gov

Family Game Night, 5-8 p.m., LaPrade Library, 9000 Hull Street Road. Bring the family for Scrabble, chess, puzzles, Wii gaming and more. 318-8988, library.chesterfield.gov

REVIVE: Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Education Program, 6-7:30 p.m., Clover Hill Library, 6701 Deer Run Drive. Learn how to recognize and respond to opioid overdose emergencies by administering naloxone, a mediation that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. Registration required. Debbie Severt, 717-6839, surveymonkey.com/r/DR9ZY77

Introduction to 3-D Printing for Teens, 6-7 p.m., LaPrade Library, 9000 Hull Street Road. Learn how to bring 3-D digital models into the real world, from finding or creating a model to slicing and supporting the print. Registration required. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

Thinking Money: How to Do Anything on a Dime, 6-8 p.m., North Courthouse Road Library, 325 Courthouse Road. Teens, tweens and their families can stop by during this open house to learn about free or low-cost ways to participate in their favorite hobbies, sports and other activities. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

SCORE Workshop: Mastering Digital Marketing, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Meadowdale Library, 4301 Meadowdale Blvd. Learn which social media platforms are best for startups and growing businesses. Registration required. $25. 350-3569, richmond.score.org

Wednesday, Nov. 29

Rotary Club of James River weekly meeting, 7:30 a.m., The RAC Cafe – Richmond Alarm Company, 14121 Justice Road. Prospective members welcome. Carl Duffey, 744-4481, jamesriverrotary.org

Mother Goose Story Time, 10:30-11 a.m., LaPrade Library, 9000 Hull Street Road. Develop early learning skills through stories, songs, lap rhymes and movement. For babies, from birth to two years old, and their caregivers. Registration required. 751-CCPL, library.chesterfield.gov

Richmond Parkinson’s Dance Project, 11 a.m.-noon, Simply Ballroom Dance Studio, 3549 Courthouse Road. Those diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, caregivers, friends and family are welcome. Free. Veronica Nugent, 276-3343, richmondparkinsonsdanceproject.com

Winter Concert, 7 p.m., Cosby High School, 14300 Fox Club Parkway. The Orchestra will perform. $7. robert_ellis@ccpsnet.net

 

 

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