Lego Club at Bon Air Library – Sept. 6th

Bon Air Library

Lego Club: 

Bon Air Library will provide the building bricks – kids supply the imagination! Photos of completed creations will be displayed in the library. Recommended for children 6-11 years old.

Date: Saturday – September 6 2014
Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Bon Air Combined Meeting Rooms A & B
Program Type: Children
No Registration Required

Yellow Dot Program may save lives

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To help save lives, the Chesterfield Adult Services Interagency Task Force and Chesterfield Triad have partnered to provide the Yellow Dot Program to county residents.

By completing a medical information forms, placing them in their vehicle glove boxes and affixing yellow dots to the rear driver’s side windows, participants alert first responders that life-saving information is easily accessible in the event of an emergency. By having this pertinent information, emergency crews can respond more rapidly to an individual’s unique needs.

Residents may pick up a Yellow Dot packet at the following locations or may call for more information: Police Support Services, 2730 Hicks Road, North Chesterfield, 804-318-8699; Sheriff’s Office, 9500 Courthouse Road, Chesterfield, 717-6266; Fire and Life Safety Division, 9800 Government Center Parkway., 2nd floor, Chesterfield, 748-1426; or The Office of the Senior Advocate, 9800 Government Center Parkway., 1st floor, Chesterfield, 804-768-7878.

Chesterfield Age-Wave Focus Group members needed

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The Chesterfield County Age Wave Coalition is seeking adult volunteers from Chesterfield County to participate in one of the following focus groups that will explore ways to better meet the needs of the county’s aging population:

Sept. 24                     Swim RVA/Aquatic Center
12-1 p.m.                   5050 Ridgedale Parkway

Sept. 25                     Chesterfield Council on Aging
9-10 a.m.                   Lucy Corr Village, 6800 Lucy Corr Boulevard

Oct. 7                         Meadowdale Library
6:30-8 p.m.                4301 Meadowdale Blvd.

Oct. 15                       Older Adult Programming at Bon Air Baptist Church
10-11:30 a.m.            2531 Buford Road

How to apply for free or reduced-price school meals

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Chesterfield County Public Schools provides nutritious breakfasts and lunches in every school. Based on household size and income, students in elementary schools, middle schools and Chesterfield Community High School may qualify for free or reduced-price meals under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program:

sehold size maximum annual household income for free meals annual household income for reduced-price meals
1 $15,171 $15,171.01 to $21,590
2 $20,449 $20,449.01 to $29,101
3 $25,727 $25,727.01 to $36,612
4 $31,005 $31,005.01 to $44,123
5 $36,283 $36,283.01 to $51,634
6 $41,561 $41,561.01 to $59,145
7 $46,839 $46,839.01 to $66,656
8 $52,117 $52,117.01 to $74,167
for each additional family member, add $5,278 $7,511

Elementary and middle schools will distribute applications for free or reduced-price meals to all households. Applications are also available online at mychesterfieldschools.com, in school offices, in school cafeterias and at the school system’s Food and Nutrition Services Office, 7610 Whitepine Road.

Confidential Domestic Violence Support Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month

Chesterfield County Domestic Violence Task Force

Chesterfield County Domestic and Sexual Violence Resource Center is facilitating an anonymous community-support group for victims of domestic and sexual violence on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 6-7:30 p.m.  If you are interested in attending, call 804-318-8265 for details.

This support group is confidential. Anything you say is kept in strict confidence, as is the location. You do not need to use your name unless you choose to do so. The group’s goal is to support, encourage and provide resources to participants. The DSVRC community-support group looks forward to meeting you.

Oil Pastel Flower Party at Bon Air Library

Bon Air Library

Description: If you love art that is bursting with color and energy, join us to create a masterpiece using oil pastels! Each student will color a creative version of a vase of flowers. Please wear clothes that can get messy. Recommended for children 5-9 years old. Registration is required and begins Aug. 23. Please register only the children who will participate.

Date: Saturday – September 13 2014
Time: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: Bon Air Combined Meeting Rooms A & B

Program Type: Children

Lawyers Helping Seniors Day

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Older adults and those with disabilities who need help preparing life-planning documents, including wills, durable powers of attorney and advance medical directives, may receive free assistance during Lawyers Helping Seniors Day on Wednesday, Oct. 8.

To be eligible, participants must be residents of Chesterfield County with an income of less than $2,793 per month for one person or less than $3,783 per month for two people. Preregistration and a photo ID are required.

The confidential legal assistance is provided by attorneys who volunteer their time. All documents are prepared and finalized on the spot.

Appointments are required, but are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

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