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Children from the Richmond  County Family Development Center, pictured above,  will take center stage at the annual Praise Sing on April 5.

Children to raise their voices in Praise

Posted on March 26, 2014 at 10:55 am

We are singing up a storm at the Family Development Center as children practice songs for the annual Praise Sing.   The children (ages 2-13) have worked so hard to learn “He’s Got the Whole World”, “The B-I-B-L-E” and “Jesus Loves Me”.  This year’s event includes a variety of local talent, many items in our silent auction and of course the wonderful children of Family Development Center.  The Praise Sing will

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  • Richmond County shows its private side during upcoming garden tour

    Posted on March 26, 2014 at 9:48 am

    “Wouldn’t it be fun to have an opportunity to see some private gardens in the Northern Neck?”  The question was posed by Mary Lloyd Lay to three of her gardening friends in the summer of 2000.  The ‘fun’ that ensued became an annual fundraising event known as ‘Just Gardens.’ The gardeners that were a part of the first tour and also part of the original team of organizers were Mary

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  • A garden celebration over 80-years in the making

    Posted on March 26, 2014 at 8:49 am

    In April,  the Garden Club of Virginia’s Historic Garden Week celebrates 81 years of preserving Virginia’s heritage.  As a part of this celebration, the Garden Club of the Northern Neck will host its tour on Wednesday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Visitors to homes in Richmond County will enjoy a mix of historic, waterfront, and restored homes.  Four of the six homes on the tour are occupied

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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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