If you live in an apartment in Glen Allen, VA, you can do good and have fun on Saturday. There are a few benefits that are taking place around town this weekend, here are a few:
Shiver in the River: Community cleanup, cold-water “James River Jump” and Winter Festival with heated tents, food trucks, music and environmental awareness exhibits, beginning with registration at 11 a.m. at Historic Tredegar, 500 Tredegar St. Pledge benefiting Keep Virginia Beautiful to participate in James River Jump; cleanup and festival are free, with food and beverages for purchase. www.shiverintheriver.com
Anything Goes Gala: The late Phyllis Galanti is honored with the Virginia Repertory Theatre Founders’ Award during a black-tie fundraiser for Virginia Repertory Theatre featuring cocktails, silent and live auctions and entertainment 6 p.m. in the Hotel John Marshall Ballrooms.
Young & Artful Fundraiser: Visual Arts Creative Ambassadors, the young professional group of Visual Arts Center of Richmond, hosts event showcasing young Richmond artists with art exhibit, open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, music by Upper East Side Big Band, more, 8-11 p.m. at Visual Arts Center of Richmond, 1212 W. Main St.