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Children enjoy the Bungee Trampoline at Rivahfest in Tappahannock.

RivahFest in Tappahannock around the corner

Posted on May 27, 2015 at 10:22 am

The anticipation rises as RivahFest nears, especially for those of us who enjoy spending time with family on a beautiful day outdoors.  While traveling the festival streets on Saturday, June 20, 2015, be sure to swing by two of RivahFest’s most popular event areas: the Maritime Display Area and the Children’s Area. There would be no RivahFest without the “rivah” and thanks to the Maritime Displays, festival attendees can peruse

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  • Memorial Day Weekend dinner from Kinsale

    Posted on May 19, 2015 at 1:21 pm

    Friday, May 22. Cople District VFD’s Coles Point substation (corner of Coles Point Road and Tucker Hill Road) will be the scene of pick-up (5-7 p.m.) for the Kinsale Firemen’s annual Memorial Day Weekend Friday totally delicious grilled chicken dinners. This is all take-out. Home delivery is also available at 5 p.m. by calling IN ADVANCE to Lynn King (804-214-0955) with name, address, number of dinners.

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  • Bay School Community Arts Center Ceramics Open House to be held May 16

    Posted on May 14, 2015 at 3:54 pm

    The Bay School Community Arts Center is hosting its second Ceramics Open House on Saturday, May 16, from 10-4.  Local potters and ceramic artists will display their functional and decorative artwork in the Bay School’s classroom while demonstrating their craft in the pottery studio.  Susan Hill, Bobbie Skerrett, Linda Brent and others will demonstrate wheel-throwing and hand-building techniques and offer visitors a chance to try it themselves.  This is a relaxed time

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Farm and Field Day at Northumberland High School, April 25

Posted on April 23, 2015 at 3:25 pm

Farm & Field Day is open to the public and is on Saturday, April 25th from 8:30 AM until 3:00 PM at Northumberland High School. It is open to the public and will have a petting zoo, farm equipment, the PAES greenhouse plant sale, a rain barrel workshop, plus over 45 indoor and outdoor vendors and displays. There will be something for everyone: ice cream, BBQ, livestock, gift items, jewelry,

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  • Auditions for ‘Harvey’ at Westmoreland Players, April 6 and 7

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 9:16 pm

    Auditions for “Harvey,” a comedy by Mary Chase will  be held at the Westmoreland Players playhouse from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on April 6 and 7.  There are roles for six men and six women ranging in ages from 20 to 70. The characters are as follows: Myrtle Mae Simmons, a single woman who is looking to connect with a man but cannot because her uncle Elwood and his

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  • Richmond Heroes unite to double lung cancer survival

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 12:06 pm

    WHAT:           Register, raise funds, and run or walk – that’s all it takes to be a hero in the eyes of a person facing lung cancer. Join hundreds of community members as they gather for a day of impact at the Richmond Free to Breathe Run/Walk on Saturday, April 25, at the Innsbrook North Shore Commons. The inspirational event will feature a 5K run/walk and 1-mile walk, with awards for top fundraisers. All

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