Movies, games and free fun in Henrico

Posted at 8:40 AM, Sep 30, 2013
and last updated 2013-09-30 08:43:19-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – The Henrico County Recreation and Park Department has announced the following events for this week:

Cinema Classics

All ages. Enjoy a movie at Henrico Theatre (305 E. Nine Mile Road, Henrico, VA 23075) in Highland Springs. Tickets are only $1 per person and can be purchased at the door. Information: 328-4491.

Singin’ In The Rain

  • Thursday, Oct. 3 –  10 a.m (Senior Movie Day for people ages 50+)
  • Friday, Oct. 4, 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct 5., 2 p.m. and 7p.m.

Game Time

Friday, Oct 4,  10 a.m. – noon. Free.

Walkerton Tavern (2892 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060).

All ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Spend some time playing with toys and games that do not require electricity. Games include nine pins, snakes and ladders, dominoes, ring toss, blocks, and others.  Information: 261-6898.

 Generation Z Games

Friday, Oct. 4,  6 p.m. -8 p.m. Free.

Eastern Henrico Recreation Center (1440 N. Laburnum Avenue, Henrico, VA 23223).

Ages 6-12. Come out for a night jam packed with games! The night will be filled with basketball, air hockey, table tennis, Xbox Kinect , PS3, and more. Come put some fun into your Friday! Parents or legal guardians are required to sign a liability waiver provided on site the day of the program. Information: 225-2056.

Strike While the Iron is Hot-Blacksmith

Saturday, Oct. 5, 12:30 p.m. -3:30 p.m. Free.

Meadow Farm (3400 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060).

Learn what this saying means as you watch and visit with the blacksmith as he works the iron rods into useful items for the farm. Information: 501-2130.