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University of Mary Washington’s calendar of cultural and community events

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 5:04 pm

The following events are open to the public on the campus of the University of Mary Washington (1301 College Ave., Fredericksburg, VA 22401). Thursday, September 4 – Sunday, October 5   Exhibition, The [Visual] Poetry of Logical Ideas with Arthur Hash; Ridderhof Martin Gallery, College Avenue at Seacobeck Street; Tuesday- Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1-4 p.m.; free; (540) 654-1013.   Thursday, September 4 – Sunday, October

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  • Andy Vaughan and the Driveline return to Richmond County Fair

    Posted on August 13, 2014 at 8:00 am

    Andy Vaughan and the Driveline

    Country artist Andy Vaughan used to watch a lot of Western movies when he was a kid. The Richmond native noticed how, in the older films, “everything was really black and white” when the good guys wore the white hats and the bad guys wore the black hats, and “you knew exactly who was who.” But then came the newer, “Spaghetti Western” moves in which many shades of gray emerged

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  • Northumberland YMCA to kick off First Annual ‘Guns and Hoses Bowl’ September 6

    Posted on August 8, 2014 at 4:58 pm

    The day before the first NFL Sunday of 2014, local residents can get their fill of football excitement with the first-ever Guns and Hoses Bowl hosted by the Northumberland Family YMCA! The Northumberland and Richmond County sheriff’s offices will team up with Virginia State Police to square off against the Fairfields and Callao Volunteer Fire Departments in a game of flag football. The inaugural event, organized and coordinated by Northumberland

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Essex County Well Water Clinic

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 9:00 am

If you have a private water source, such as a well, spring or cistern, YOU are responsible for the safety of your family’s water quality and the maintenance of your supply system! The Essex Unit of Virginia Cooperative Extension is sponsoring a Household Well Water Quality Clinic for Essex County residents to provide them an opportunity to better understand well management and well water safety and to provide testing at

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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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