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Dec
20
Thu
Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet @ Arnest Seafood, VA St. & 17/360
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. in Tappahannock at Arnest Seafood on the corner of Virginia Street and Routes 17/360.

 

Dec
22
Sat
Join the Northern Neck Audubon Society on a winter bird walk on the beach. @ Bethel Beach natural Area Preserve
Dec 22 all-day

Join the Northern Neck Audubon Society on a winter bird walk on the beach.  Frank Schaff will lead a bird walk in Mathews County at Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve and, if time allows, at New Point Comfort Natural Area Preserve. Call Frank Schaff at 804-462-0084 for information.

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour @ Mount Airy Plantation
Dec 22 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.

Dec
26
Wed
Richmond County NAACP will meet @ Training Rm. Sheriff's Office Bldg.
Dec 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Richmond County NAACP will meet at 7 p.m. in the Training Room at the Sheriff’s Office Building in Warsaw. This meeting is open to the public.

Dec
28
Fri
Holly Ball at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club @ Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club
Dec 28 all-day

Congressman Rob Wittman will serve as the orator for the Holly Ball at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club.  The Holly Ball is a black tie invitational charity event that benefits the Tidewater Foundation. r tickets for this year’s Holly Ball please call 804-761-0401.

Jan
4
Fri
Veteran representative available at VEC @ VEC Workforce Center
Jan 4 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Virginia Employment Commission is offering, free to the public, a veteran representative – available on-site 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.,  to provide employment assistance for veterans at 14243 Historyland Hwy, Warsaw. Contact 333-3675

 

Jan
5
Sat
George Washington National Birthplace hosts Twelve Drummers Drumming: The Twelfth Day of Christmas @ George Washington National Birthplace
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – Jan 5 @ 7:15 pm

George Washington National Birthplace hosts Twelve Drummers Drumming: The Twelfth Day of Christmas from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Memorial House will be decorated for the holidays. The plantation will be busy with demonstrations and activities performed by costumed interpreters. Visitors will have an opportunity to play a variety of African drums. The park will be illuminated at dusk with candles.

 

Jan
8
Tue
American Red Cross will sponsor the Montross Community Blood Drive @ Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad Building
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The American Red Cross will sponsor the Montross Community Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m. at the Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad Building located on Lyells Street.  Each person signing in will automatically be entered in a drawing to win a $1,000 gift card from a Home Improvement Store.  Be sure to eat a good meal, drink plenty of water, and bring a picture ID.

(NARFE) Association meets @ Cobham Park Baptist Church
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Northern Neck Chapter 1823 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association meets at 1 p.m., at Cobham Park Baptist church, 120 Islington Road, Warsaw.  Kay Hawkins will speak on Exercise for a Long Life.  Current, former and retired Federal employees, spouses and survivor annuitants are invited.  The NARFE Chapter 1823 executive board will meet at noon.  For more information, call 804.580.8666.

Offering a Basics of Finance workshop @ Univ. of Mary Washington Business Development Center Warsaw Office
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The University of Mary Washington Small Business Development Center Warsaw office will be offering a Basics of Finance workshop (1pm – 4pm) at the Warsaw office.  Participants will learn about finance and understand the fundamental features of electronic spreadsheets. (Recommended for entrepreneurs with little or basic computer skills) Registration deadline: January 1.

Dec
20
Thu
Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet @ Arnest Seafood, VA St. & 17/360
Dec 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. in Tappahannock at Arnest Seafood on the corner of Virginia Street and Routes 17/360.

 

Dec
22
Sat
Join the Northern Neck Audubon Society on a winter bird walk on the beach. @ Bethel Beach natural Area Preserve
Dec 22 all-day

Join the Northern Neck Audubon Society on a winter bird walk on the beach.  Frank Schaff will lead a bird walk in Mathews County at Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve and, if time allows, at New Point Comfort Natural Area Preserve. Call Frank Schaff at 804-462-0084 for information.

Mount Airy Plantation hosts a Saturday Christmas Tour @ Mount Airy Plantation
Dec 22 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.

Dec
26
Wed
Richmond County NAACP will meet @ Training Rm. Sheriff's Office Bldg.
Dec 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Richmond County NAACP will meet at 7 p.m. in the Training Room at the Sheriff’s Office Building in Warsaw. This meeting is open to the public.

Dec
28
Fri
Holly Ball at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club @ Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club
Dec 28 all-day

Congressman Rob Wittman will serve as the orator for the Holly Ball at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club.  The Holly Ball is a black tie invitational charity event that benefits the Tidewater Foundation. r tickets for this year’s Holly Ball please call 804-761-0401.

Jan
4
Fri
Veteran representative available at VEC @ VEC Workforce Center
Jan 4 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Virginia Employment Commission is offering, free to the public, a veteran representative – available on-site 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.,  to provide employment assistance for veterans at 14243 Historyland Hwy, Warsaw. Contact 333-3675

 

Jan
5
Sat
George Washington National Birthplace hosts Twelve Drummers Drumming: The Twelfth Day of Christmas @ George Washington National Birthplace
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – Jan 5 @ 7:15 pm

George Washington National Birthplace hosts Twelve Drummers Drumming: The Twelfth Day of Christmas from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Memorial House will be decorated for the holidays. The plantation will be busy with demonstrations and activities performed by costumed interpreters. Visitors will have an opportunity to play a variety of African drums. The park will be illuminated at dusk with candles.

 

Jan
8
Tue
American Red Cross will sponsor the Montross Community Blood Drive @ Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad Building
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The American Red Cross will sponsor the Montross Community Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m. at the Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad Building located on Lyells Street.  Each person signing in will automatically be entered in a drawing to win a $1,000 gift card from a Home Improvement Store.  Be sure to eat a good meal, drink plenty of water, and bring a picture ID.

(NARFE) Association meets @ Cobham Park Baptist Church
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Northern Neck Chapter 1823 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association meets at 1 p.m., at Cobham Park Baptist church, 120 Islington Road, Warsaw.  Kay Hawkins will speak on Exercise for a Long Life.  Current, former and retired Federal employees, spouses and survivor annuitants are invited.  The NARFE Chapter 1823 executive board will meet at noon.  For more information, call 804.580.8666.

Offering a Basics of Finance workshop @ Univ. of Mary Washington Business Development Center Warsaw Office
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The University of Mary Washington Small Business Development Center Warsaw office will be offering a Basics of Finance workshop (1pm – 4pm) at the Warsaw office.  Participants will learn about finance and understand the fundamental features of electronic spreadsheets. (Recommended for entrepreneurs with little or basic computer skills) Registration deadline: January 1.