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University of Mary Washington events open to the public, September – December 2014

Posted on September 25, 2014 at 4:56 pm

Friday, September 26   Workshop, Preschool Palette: Monsters Love Colors, introduces children ages 2-5 to art and art museums through developmentally appropriate activities; Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont, 224 Washington St., Falmouth; 10-11 a.m.; $10 or $8 for members of Friends of Belmont; classes limited to 12 children; (540) 654-1851.   Sunday, September 28   Event, Fredericksburg Jazz Collective, presentation of  The Art of Playing Together, illustrating how jazz musicians

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  • Crowds pack park for second annual Oktoberfest in Warsaw

    Posted on September 24, 2014 at 11:26 am

    Working the grill are Brian Lloyd (left) and Greg Smith.

    The Rotary Club of Warsaw held its second annual Oktoberfest on Saturday, Sept. 20 in the Warsaw town park from 5 to 11 p.m.  With the perfect weather and the support from the local communities and area visitors, the event was successful in raising money to support the goals of the Rotary Club. The mission of Rotary International is to provide service to others and advance goodwill and peace through

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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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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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