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Ashland Chalk Walk set May 3

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 4:56 pm

The 2014 Ashland Chalk Walk will take place Saturday, May 3 in the Plaza in front of the Ashland Library. The event is the fifth annual Sidewalk “Chalk Art” event hosted by the Ashland Main Street Association with many Ashland businesses and individuals assisting through their generous sponsorships. The event takes place between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. All participants must pre-register for the event and may secure registration information,

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  • Ashland Library hosts popular book sale

    Posted on April 9, 2014 at 4:50 pm

    The Friends of the Ashland Library will host its Spring Book Sale Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will be held at the Richard S. Gillis, Jr., Ashland Branch Library, 201 S. Railroad Avenue in Ashland. More than 1,000 donated books will be available for purchase. Hardbacks sell for $1 and paperbacks for 50 cents. Children’s books are 25 cents each or five for $1.

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  • John Marshall Class of 1964 holds 50th reunion

    Posted on April 3, 2014 at 10:20 am

    The John Marshall, Class of 1964, will hold its 50th year reunion at the Jefferson Lakeside Country Club from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 17.  A tour of the school at noon Saturday morning is scheduled. Please contact Kenny Winston at (804) 798-1995 if you have not been contacted. For additional information, you may go to the website at

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  • 2nd annual County Wide Food Drive set April 12

    Posted on April 3, 2014 at 10:19 am

    The second annual County Wide Food Drive sponsored by Help the Hungry.  The Food Drives will be held Saturday, April 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at: Ashland/Hanover Shopping Center, Ashland Junction Shopping Center, the Montpelier Shoppes, the Shoppes at Bell Creek, Hanover Commons Shopping Center, the Atlee and Mechanicsville Kroger’s, the Ashland and Mechanicsville Wal-Mart’s and Cross Bros. Grocery. All donations will remain in Hanover County and will

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  • Paws for a Cause seeking artists

    Posted on April 3, 2014 at 10:18 am

    Art Exhibition with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Hanover Humane Society. The Event will feature animal-inspired artwork, which will be on display at Gallery Flux at 307B England Street, Ashland from May 1-31. The Opening Reception for the event will be held at Gallery Flux Thursday, May 1, beginning at 5:30 p.m. During the opening reception, refreshments will be available and attendees may bid on a number

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  • Plant sale, garden fair set

    Posted on April 3, 2014 at 10:10 am

    The Hanover Master Gardener Association will hold its Spring Plant Sale and Garden Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at the Hanover Evangelical Friends Church. This church is located directly across from Lowe’s at the address of 6420 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville. The sale will include a variety of perennial and annual plants, vegetable seedlings and gently used gardening equipment. A Plant Clinic staffed by Master Gardeners will

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  • HCHS Quarterly Meeting

    Posted on March 26, 2014 at 3:32 pm

    Hanover County Historical Society Quarterly Meeting Sunday, April 6, 2014: 2:00pm Location: Mechanicsville Branch Pamunkey Regional Library 7461 Sherwood Crossing Place, Mechanicsville, Virginia 23111 Topic: Pages from Hanover’s Rich Agricultural Heritage: Edmund Ruffin Speaker: Dr. Walter P. Hempfling, Biologist and Hanover Master Gardener

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