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Dec
5
Wed
Decorative Workshops at Stratford Hall with Mary Young Tracy @ Stratford Hall Plantation
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Mary Young Tracy will hold Decorative Workshops at Stratford Hall from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2 p.m. Learn how to make a Hogarth Curve, holiday topiary, boxwood tree and kissing ball. Call 804-493-1972 to register.

Dec
6
Thu
Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet @ The Oaks
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Lively at The Oaks. Greet and eat lunch at 11 a.m., meet and share your creativity from 11:30 to 2 p.m.

Dec
7
Fri
Montross Christmas Spirit Festival
Dec 7 all-day

Montross hosts its annual Christmas Spirit Festival. Courtyard Activities 6 p.m. Other activities all day.

Indoor Yard Sale sponsored by Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. School Board Building
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Northumberland County Animal Shelter sponsors their indoor yard sale 12-4 p.m. at the Northumberland County School Board Building. Proceeds benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

 

Dec
8
Sat
Friends of the Rappahannock is hosting a Tidal focused event “From the River, For the River” @ Happy Clam
Dec 8 all-day

Friends of the Rappahannock is hosting a Tidal focused event “From the River, For the River” at the Happy Clam in Fredericksburg. Oysters are being expertly paired with local wine by Rappahannock River Oysters LLC. Tickets are available at riverfriends.org, Fredericksburg and Tappahannock offices and The Happy Clam. All proceeds will be donated to Friends of the Rappahannock.”

 

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour @ Mount Airy Plantation
Dec 8 all-day

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour at 1 p.m. Tours also offered Dec. 15 and 22. By appointment only. Visit www.mountairyplantation.com, call Catherine Emery at (804) 333-4930 or Anne Brumley at (804) 301-7976 or email tours@mountairyplantation.com.

Christmas Bazaar in the Rappahannock High School gym @ Rappahannock High School Gym
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Christmas Bazaar in the Rappahannock High School gym from 9 a.m – 3 p.m.  Crafts, candles, baked goods and more!  Bring your children to have lunch and get a photo with Santa from 11 a.m -1 p.m for $.  Call 804-761-7830 or 804-366-3977 for information

 

Indoor Yard Sale sponsored by Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. School Board Bldg.
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Northumberland County Animal Shelter sponsors their indoor yard sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Northumberland County School Board Building. Proceeds benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

 

Adoption Day at the Northumberland County Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Adoption Day at the Northumberland County Animal Shelter in Horsehead between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.. The shelter has an abundance of beautiful cats and dogs just waiting for you to give them a good home. Please save a life, adopt a shelter pet.

Christmas on Cockrells Creek returns with house tours
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Christmas on Cockrells Creek returns with house tours on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Santa will make his annual visit to town aboard the Elva C. Dec. 8 at 9 a.m., followed by breakfast at Bethany UMC. For more information, call the museum office at (804)453-6529.

 

Dec
5
Wed
Decorative Workshops at Stratford Hall with Mary Young Tracy @ Stratford Hall Plantation
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Mary Young Tracy will hold Decorative Workshops at Stratford Hall from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2 p.m. Learn how to make a Hogarth Curve, holiday topiary, boxwood tree and kissing ball. Call 804-493-1972 to register.

Dec
6
Thu
Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet @ The Oaks
Dec 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Lively at The Oaks. Greet and eat lunch at 11 a.m., meet and share your creativity from 11:30 to 2 p.m.

Dec
7
Fri
Montross Christmas Spirit Festival
Dec 7 all-day

Montross hosts its annual Christmas Spirit Festival. Courtyard Activities 6 p.m. Other activities all day.

Indoor Yard Sale sponsored by Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. School Board Building
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Northumberland County Animal Shelter sponsors their indoor yard sale 12-4 p.m. at the Northumberland County School Board Building. Proceeds benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

 

Dec
8
Sat
Friends of the Rappahannock is hosting a Tidal focused event “From the River, For the River” @ Happy Clam
Dec 8 all-day

Friends of the Rappahannock is hosting a Tidal focused event “From the River, For the River” at the Happy Clam in Fredericksburg. Oysters are being expertly paired with local wine by Rappahannock River Oysters LLC. Tickets are available at riverfriends.org, Fredericksburg and Tappahannock offices and The Happy Clam. All proceeds will be donated to Friends of the Rappahannock.”

 

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour @ Mount Airy Plantation
Dec 8 all-day

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour at 1 p.m. Tours also offered Dec. 15 and 22. By appointment only. Visit www.mountairyplantation.com, call Catherine Emery at (804) 333-4930 or Anne Brumley at (804) 301-7976 or email tours@mountairyplantation.com.

Christmas Bazaar in the Rappahannock High School gym @ Rappahannock High School Gym
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Christmas Bazaar in the Rappahannock High School gym from 9 a.m – 3 p.m.  Crafts, candles, baked goods and more!  Bring your children to have lunch and get a photo with Santa from 11 a.m -1 p.m for $.  Call 804-761-7830 or 804-366-3977 for information

 

Indoor Yard Sale sponsored by Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. School Board Bldg.
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Northumberland County Animal Shelter sponsors their indoor yard sale 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Northumberland County School Board Building. Proceeds benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

 

Adoption Day at the Northumberland County Animal Shelter @ Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Adoption Day at the Northumberland County Animal Shelter in Horsehead between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.. The shelter has an abundance of beautiful cats and dogs just waiting for you to give them a good home. Please save a life, adopt a shelter pet.

Christmas on Cockrells Creek returns with house tours
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Christmas on Cockrells Creek returns with house tours on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Dec. 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Santa will make his annual visit to town aboard the Elva C. Dec. 8 at 9 a.m., followed by breakfast at Bethany UMC. For more information, call the museum office at (804)453-6529.