Winter & Spring 2014
Sheep to Shawl
Sat, Apr 5, noon-4pm at Meadow Farm Museum
Watch the sheep being sheared. Try your hand at carding, spinning, and weaving or make a wool craft with The Friends of Meadow Farm to take home. Clothos Handspinners Guild will also be demonstrating textile production crafts. Information: 501-2130.
Thur, Apr 10, 10-11:30am at Dorey Park
Ages 1-5 with an adult. Come out and celebrate spring while attending this fun-packed morning at Dorey Park. Meet the Bunny and enjoy a variety of activities including clowning fun, bunny hop music, story time, carnival games, a springtime treat, face painting, science fun, and more. Don’t forget to bring your baskets and join us for the egg hunt finale! Information: 501-5809.
A Most Egg-cellent Egg-venture!
Sat, Apr 12, 2-3:30pm at The Armour House and Gardens
Join us for a fun family event this spring. With arts and crafts, face painting, and the great egg hunt for kids young and old, it’s sure to be a fun afternoon! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Information: 343-3506.
Sat, Apr 26, 1-4pm at Walkerton Tavern
Join in the revelry of the spring season at one of Henrico County’s historical gems! Music by Chris Campbell, crafts, games, face painting, tours of the tavern, food and drink will be a part of this celebration. Information: 261-6898.
World Tai Chi Day
Sat, Apr 26, 9:30-11am at Deep Run Park
On the last Saturday of April each year, tens of thousands of people across the globe practice the ancient art of Tai Chi. This very special event will feature basic instruction in the Sun style for beginners and various demonstrations of other styles. At 10 am, everyone will join together to practice Tai Chi as it moves in a wave across the earth. No previous experience necessary. Instructor: Jack Fuller. Information: 501-5114.