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Events: Week of March 12

Posted on March 12, 2014 at 9:01 am

Wednesday, March 12 ‘Connection’ support group. GLOUSTER LIBRARY on Main Street.  6-7:30 p.m. Sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness.   Call 804-824-8072. What If…Wednesday, a new program for home-schooled kids held at the Northumberland Public Library. The event is an Alpaca Farm Field Trip. Directions to the event will be emailed to participants. Westmoreland County Museum, in partnership with The Inn at Montross, will be sponsoring the 12th “Art

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  • Calendar: Week of March 5

    Posted on March 5, 2014 at 10:52 am

    Thursday, March 6 Virginia Cooperative Extension in Westmoreland County will be hosting a meeting at Ingleside Vineyards in Oak Grove from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Subjects covered will include the management of insects, diseases, and weeds in vineyards.  Please call 804-493-8924 for more information. Friday, March 7 ‘Connection’ support group.in Warsaw, 84 Main Street. 1:30-3.  Sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness.  Call 804-296-8503. Tuesday. March 11 Community

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  • Events, week Of Jan. 8

    Posted on January 8, 2014 at 11:50 am

    Saturday, January 11 Book Sale! –  10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Main St in Warsaw next to Union Bank – thousands of books – each $1. or less to benefit RCC Friends of the Library Monday, January 13 The 5 Rivers Fiber Guild will hold its monthly meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Wicomico Church, in Wicomico Church Parish Center. Refreshments will be provided. New members are

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  • Holiday staple celebrates 20 years of unifying community

    Posted on December 5, 2013 at 9:31 am

    The 20th Annual Tree of Love Celebration brought Richmond County officials and residents together over carols and holiday cheer on Dec. 1.

      The first day of December kicked off with Santa Claus resting his reindeer team and flying by helicopter into Warsaw, where he was awaited by smiling Richmond County residents and eager children. The festivities marched onward with a holiday parade featuring Richmond County’s new pride, the students of the schools’ new JROTC program, and Willie, Phil, Jase and Si riding aboard the popular ‘Duck Dynasty’ float. But the local celebrations

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  • Ambitious Menokin plans unveiled

    Posted on October 9, 2013 at 10:01 am

    W. Tayloe Murphy, Jr. presents the model of how the Menokin home would appear
following the restoration project.

    With a $25,000 helping hand from Union First Market Bank, the Menokin Foundation unveiled the model depicting their future vision of the historic Menokin house to an eager public on Friday. Once a proud example of prestigious Northern Neck homes in the eighteenth century, the Georgian-style home fell into disrepair after the last inhabitants moved out in the 1960s. Instead of looking at rebuilding the former home of Virginia statesman

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  • Mary Ball Washington Museum to host Open House on Dec. 1

    Posted on November 28, 2012 at 12:45 pm

    The Mary Ball Washington Museum in Lancaster Courthouse will hold a free Open House and Gift Shop Sale on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Visitors will be able to take self-guided tours of the historic buildings and the exhibits of local artifacts and antiques. The museum complex includes the 1797 Clerk of Court Office, circa 1820 Old Jail, and circa 1830 Lancaster House. “The exhibit galleries

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  • Northern Neck Land Conservancy hosts Easement presentation

    Posted on November 28, 2012 at 12:35 pm

    The Northern Neck Land Conservancy will sponsor “Why I Protected My Land with a Conservation Easement” on Dec. 2 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall in King George.   This presentation will feature a panel interview with three landowners in King George County who have protected their lands with a conservation easement. They will have the opportunity to explain the process, the tax

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