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University of Mary Washington Spring 2015 Calendar of Events

Posted on December 20, 2014 at 1:50 pm

University of Mary Washington Events Open to the Public January 2015 – May 2015 Note:  All events are held at 1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, unless otherwise listed.   Saturday, January 3   Event, UMW Basketball’s Stafford County Public Schools Night, sponsored by Home Team Grill, Stafford County students receive free admission to the women’s and men’s doubleheader; Anderson Center; 1 p.m.; free promotion and other ticket prices remain the same;

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  • Unitarian Universalist Sunday Service Announcement, December 28: ‘Unitarian Universalism as a World Faith Movement’

    Posted on December 20, 2014 at 12:10 pm

    On Sunday, December 28, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Rappahannock (UUFR-VA,) Bob Weekley will present: “Unitarian Universalism as a World Faith Movement.” Our little White Stone UU congregation has partnered with the Walmsey Unitarian Chapel in Bolton, England. Our brothers and sisters at Walmsey represent the worldwide linking of Unitarian and Universalist faiths. And we have more global connections that can energize our spirits. Come and learn about

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  • Reedville Fishermen’s Museum’s upcoming holiday events

    Posted on December 11, 2014 at 12:37 pm

        December 13 Santa Arrives 9 A.M. Saturday morning aboard the Elva C., a restored 1922 buyboat, followed by refreshments for the children at the adjacent Bethany UMC. The church’s sanctuary is open to visitors throughout the weekend. The Walker House is open for tours, complete with cookies and punch and Christmas carols played on the original pump organ. Reedville Fishermen’s Museum 504 Main Street, Reedville  Call 804 453-6529,

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Warsaw Baptist Church mission trip fund raiser

Posted on November 19, 2014 at 3:32 pm

Warsaw Baptist Church is getting into the spirit of Christmas by hosting a luminaria night. The church’s first luminaria endeavor will take place on Christmas Eve, Dec. 24. The tradition of lighting luminaries on Christmas Eve is that the lights will guide the spirit of the Christ child to one’s home. Community members can buy luminaria kits ahead of time and place them around their property and steps for that

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  • Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Groups in the Northern Neck

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 4:11 pm

    The Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Groups are designed to provide emotional, educational and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings.  They help participants develop methods and skills to solve problems.  The groups encourage caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health, as well as optimally care for the person with dementia.  For more information contact the Alzheimer’s Association Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck office at 804-695-9382.   Northern Neck

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  • River Clean-up at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 12:05 pm

    NNSWCD River Clean-up Sunday • October 19 • 1:00 – 3:00 pm Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District (NNSWCD), in partnership with Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR), is coordinating a fall waterways cleanup event at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County. This annual event is part of the annual Virginia Waterways Cleanup organized by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) of Longwood University and the International Coastal Cleanup, the world’s largest

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