Sunday, October 4, 2015
In an effort to help get the word out about upcoming county events, GOMM offers the following list:
October 8- District 5 Town Hall meeting 7 p.m. Manakin Fire-Rescue Station. Supervisor Ken Peterson and School Board Member John Wright will share information about local government.
October 12- Columbus Day holiday Goochland County convenience centers closed.
October 13- last day to register to vote Call Registrar Frances Ragland at 556-5803 for information.
October 15- NAACP Candidate Forum with School Board, 7 p.m. Second Union Baptist Church, Hadensville-Fife Road.
October 18- Manakin Volunteer Fire-Rescue Company 1 annual barbecue fundraiser at the station, 180 River Road West (Route 6)from noon to 4. Tickets, $12 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 and free for under 5,may be purchased from any Manakin volunteer. They are also available at the station after 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; Portico Restaurant on River Road; or through the Company 1 website: www.Manakin1.com. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door, so plan ahead.
The event will also include HCA blood pressure checks; fire and life safety demonstrations; representatives from the Goochland Historical Society, Monacan Soil and Water Conservation District, and he county animal shelter.
October 19- Community meeting about rezoning of land between Manakin and Rockville Road for a subdivision. Goochland Baptist Church, Manakin Road, 6 p.m.
October 20- District 2 and 3 Town Hall Meeting, 7 p.m. Goochland Branch Library, Courthouse Village, featuring Supervisors Manual Alvarez, Jr., and Ned Creasey and School Board Members Kevin Hazzard and John Lumpkins.
October 22- District 4 Town Hall meeting, 7 p.m., Grace Chinese Baptist Church, Broad Street Road. Featuring Supervisor Bob Minnick and School Board Member Beth Hardy.
October 26- District 1 Town Hall Meeting, 7 p.m. Byrd Elementary School, Hadensville-Fife Road, featuring Supervisor Susan Lascolette and School Board Member Mike Payne.
This list is by no means all inclusive.