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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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  • Calendar of events, from December 11

    Posted on December 10, 2014 at 8:02 pm

      Thursday, December 11 Colonial Beach Town Council meeting, 7 p.m.   Friday, December 12 Mobile Medical Unit will be in Tappahannock on Dec. 12 from 10 am to 2 pm at Lowe’s, 2000 Tappahannock Blvd. For more information call 804-675-6746.   Saturday, December 13 1774: A Stratford Hall Christmastide. 4:30 TO 8:30 P.M. Come to Stratford Hall on the evening of December 13 and plan to celebrate the season

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  • Bird Walk at George Washington Birthplace Monday, December 8

    Posted on December 3, 2014 at 3:33 pm

    On Monday, December 8, the Northern Neck Audubon Society (NNAS) will conduct a bird walk at George Washington Birthplace National Monument Park on Pope’s Creek between Montross and Oak Grove in Westmoreland County. This is a fascinating time of year to bird watch as the migrating waterfowl are arriving, sometimes in great numbers.  The National Park Service allows visitors to view wildlife at the birthplace of our first president.  In

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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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