Come and learn to play backyard croquet! There will also be lawn games and free snow cones (while supplies last). National Croquet Day is hosted by The Springs Croquet Club. […] [...]Continue reading National Croquet Day 2022
Outdoor movie for family and friends. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy. Popcorn and snowcones will be available for purchase. Information: TheSprings@henrico.us Movie: “The Croods.” Rated PG. “After […] [...]Continue reading Outdoor Movie
Come celebrate National Croquet Day at The Springs Recreation Center! Beginners and first-timers welcome. There will also be life-sized games on the lawn and tours of the center for all. […] [...]Continue reading National Croquet Day at The Springs Recreation Center
See the story of Harriet Tubman in Henrico County’s beautiful parks. Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre. Perfect for kids! This stirring drama with music shares in the joys, sorrows, and […] [...]Continue reading Virginia Rep Theatre in the Park
Once again, due to rain this outdoor movie has been canceled. Bring picnic blankets and lawn chairs to this outdoor movie on the lawn at The Springs! Arrive early to […] [...]Continue reading [CANCELED] Movie in the Park
Henrico’s Confederate Hills Recreation Center has been renamed The Springs Recreation Center.
At the Board of Supervisors’ June 9 meeting, Varina Supervisor Tyrone Nelson recommended changing the name of the facility, which is located on Lee Avenue in the Highland Springs area. Henrico’s other four supervisors agreed to the change, which did not require a vote.
Lettering for the new name was installed on a large brick sign in the building’s front lawn on June 10.
The name change takes place amid ongoing national and Richmond-area protests regarding police violence, systemic and historical racism and the recent killings of George Floyd in Minneapolis and other African Americans.
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