What’s going down in H&H

A round-up of events that are going on in our hood over the next week or so. Add yours here. The official must do event of the weekend is:  Sunday in the Park with Friends.

Antiques in Manchester; Nature Fair & Plant Sale; South of James Winter Farmers’ Market; Tree Walks; Yard, Bake, BBQ Sale; 2012 Westover Hills Home Tour; Highway 249 at Legend; Sunday in the Park with Friends; Forest Hill-Bliley Road Neighborhood Association Annual Meeting; NEW Desserts at Chick-fil-A; Patrick Henry School Board Meeting; Reedy Creek Coalition Meeting – Learn How to be a RiverHero Home; James River Outdoors Coalition Monthly Meeting; Kings & Wings; Crossroads Book Club; Slack Family at Legend; MORE…

Antiques in Manchester

Sat Apr 28 9:00 am
Antiques in Manchester (AIM) an upscale open air market, opens on Saturday, from 9 am to 4 pm at 205 Hull Street adjacent to Micheal Sparks Design. The market will continue on subsequent Saturdays until December, weather permitting.

Nature Fair & Plant Sale

Sat Apr 28 1:00 pm
Crestwood Elementary School in Bon Air
7600 Whittington Dr. (near Powhite and Jahnke Rd.)
Enjoy music, arts & crafts, zipline, food, exhibits, vendors and plants for sale. All proceeds benefit the school. Play music along with Kim and Jimbo Cary and see Carrie Rose from CBS!
Sponsored by Southern States

South of James Winter Farmers’ Market

Sat Apr 28 10:00 am
Local vendors selling their goods on the Patrick Henry Playground.

Tree Walks

Sat Apr 28 10:00 am
Tree walks every Saturday in April, beginning with Forest Hill Park on Saturday April 7th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Yard, Bake, BBQ Sale

Sat Apr 28 7:00 am
On Saturday April 28th, Bethany Christian Church will be holding a Yard, Bake and BBQ Sale, rain or shine. Come on out and look around at the goods, pick up some bake goodies or get some pulled pork or chicken BBQ.

2012 Westover Hills Home Tour

Sun Apr 29 11:00 am
Tour of 8 homes Westover Hills. Tickets are $12.50 in advance, $15 the day of the tour.

Highway 249 at Legend

Sun Apr 29 6:30 pm
Highway 249 at Legend

Sunday in the Park with Friends

Sun Apr 29 12:00 pm
A “Green Alley”, fun for kids, music, food, crafts and more as neighbors gather at Forest Hill Park at this annual event.

Forest Hill-Bliley Road Neighborhood Association Annual Meeting

Mon Apr 30 6:30 pm
Annual meeting with updates and elections, with a presentation on the proposed Pope Townhome Development on Bliley Road. Association members only to vote on development and Board of Directors. Meeting to be held in the conference room at Westover Hills Branch of the Richmond Public Library.

NEW Desserts at Chick-fil-A

Mon Apr 30 10:00 am
!Come in and try one of our NEW Desserts! Chocolate Chunk Cookie, Mini Sundae, Cookie Sundae and Brownie Sundae. The Banana Pudding Milkshake is back for a limited time!

Patrick Henry School Board Meeting

Tue May 1 7:30 pm
Patrick Henry school board meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. are held at WHBC-EC, 611 W 31st Street.

Reedy Creek Coalition Meeting – Learn How to be a RiverHero Home

Tue May 1 7:00 pm
Join us at the next Reedy Creek Coalition meeting to learn how to be a RiverHero Home. The James River Association’s River Hero Home program is a way to recognize homeowners who are successfully taking steps to improve water quality by reducing the amount of stormwater and pollution leaving their property. Becoming a River Hero Home is a simple way to help protect the James River. Depending on where you live, becoming a certified River Hero Home may also help you qualify for stormwater rebates or credits offered by your locality.

To RSVP, send an email to

James River Outdoors Coalition Monthly Meeting

Wed May 2 6:00 pm
Meets at Reedy Creek Nature Center. JROC was formed to “provide resources to complete improvements in the James River Park and to educate and advise others on park issues in partership with the Richmond Recreation and Parks Foundation.”

Kings & Wings

Wed May 2 8:00 pm
Informal chess club that meets every Wednesday at O’Toole’s for beer and chess. Focus on the beer. All levels welcome.

Crossroads Book Club

Fri May 4 10:00 am
Meet the first Friday of each month to discuss a book and enjoy some java.

Slack Family at Legend

Fri May 4 8:00 pm
Slack Family at Legend


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