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Ongoing events

Tuesdays

Indoor Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Northumberland School Administration Building, 2172 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. To benefit Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-noon. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. 580-3377.

Story Time, 10-11 a.m. Richmond County Public Library, Rappahannock Community College, 52 Campus Drive, Warsaw. Ages 3-5. 333-6713.

Chair Yoga, noon-1 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Instructor: Kay Hawkins. Adults, seniors 472-3820.

Wednesdays

Tavern Spinners & Weavers, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. Studio and store open. 435-2414.

Wacky Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Elementary school ages. 472-3820.

Thursdays

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-noon. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. 580-3377.

Craft Social, 10 a.m.-noon. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Fridays

Tavern Woodworker’s Guild, 10 a.m.-noon. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. 580-3377.

Indoor Yard Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Northumberland School Administration Building, 2172 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. To benefit Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

Saturdays

Tavern Spinners & Weavers, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. Studio and store open. 580-3377.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-noon. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern. 580-3377.

March

Friday, March 1

Grow A Reader Special: Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

First Friday Reception, 5-7 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Exhibit: Local Life. Meet the artists. Light refreshments.

New Art Exhibit, 6-8 p.m., Arts on Main, Gloucester Court House. Art of Kacey Carneal featured. Show continues through month of March.

Saturday, March 2

Talk & Book Signing, 10 a.m. Lancaster Woman’s Club, l16 Mary Ball Place, Lancaster. Sponsor: Lancaster Virginia Historical Society. Author: Margaret Lumpkin Forrester. Book: Home Birth Records of Dr. Chichester Tapscott Peirce 1919-1954: Lancaster, Richmond and Northumberland Counties in Virginia. Topic: 1,400 babies, from both African-American and Caucasian families, delivered by Dr. Peirce of Nuttsville. Remarks also by Dr. Peirce’s grandson and biographer, R. Page Henley Jr. $5. Books available for additional fee. For reservations, contact LVHS at 462-7280, or history@LancasterVaHistory.org.

Lego Saturday, 11 a.m.-noon. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Elementary school ages. STEM event. 472-3820.

Butterfly Safari, 11-11:45 a.m. Visitor Center, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Watch House Walk, 2-3 p.m. Camp Store, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Grow A Reader Special: Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! 2-2:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

Casino Night, 5:30-10 p.m. Chesapeake Academy, 107 Steamboat Road, Irvington. To benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck. Electronic horse races, poker, black jack, roulette, Texas hold ‘em, raffle prizes., heavy hors d’oeuvres, fully-stocked cash bar. Black tie optional. $50. Purchase tickets at bgcnn.com.

“And Then There Were None,” Opening Night Gala, 6:30 p.m.; curtain, 7:30 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $30 adults, $15 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Cheers & Beers For 70 Years, 7 p.m. Kilmarnock BrewHaus 44 West Church Street, Kilmarnock. RAL Art Center 70th anniversary year celebration event. Music, beer, raffle. 436-9309.

Chili Cook-off, 11 a.m., parking lot of Something Different restaurant, Virginia Street, Urbanna. 758-8000.

Sunday, March 3

Sundays At Two, 2 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Speaker: Wayne Adkins. Topic: “How Six Virginia Indian Tribes received federal recognition in 2018 and what that approval means.”

Open House, 2-6 p.m. Steamboat Era Museum, 156 King Carter Drive, Irvington. Informational session, concept drawings for upcoming exhibits, progress report on Potomac Pilothouse restoration project, light refreshments. 438-6888.

“And Then There Were None,” 3 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

World Famous Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., American Legion Mathews Post 83, 73 Hookemfair Road, Hudgins. $9. 725-7422.

Monday, March 4

Viewpoints, 11 a.m. Chesapeake Center Auditorium, Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Speaker: Marcie C. DuBois. Topic:“Aging Well in Virginia.” By reservation, 438-4000. RWC maintains a waiting list and honors reservations in the order received.

Gerontology Expert, 1 p.m. Lowery’s Restaurant, 528 North Church Lane, Tappahannock. Sponsor: Northern Neck Chapter 1823 National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association. Luncheon speaker: Dr. E. Ayn Welleford, Gerontologist for Community Voice.

Teen Tech, 5-7 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Unmake. Make. Collaborate. Teens, grades 6-12. 472-3820.

Fried chicken dinner, 5-6:30 p.m. American Legion Post 117, 39 School Street, Reedville.

Teen Tech, 6-8 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Unmake. Make. Collaborate. Teens, grades 6-12. 472-3820.

Winter/Spring Lecture, 7 p.m. Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville. Sponsor: Reedville Fishermen’s Museum. Speaker: Jeannie Finnegan. Topic: Music & Memories. Light refreshments. $5.

Tuesday, March 5

Author Event, 2 p.m. Commonwealth Senior Living at Kilmarnock, 460 South Main Street, Kilmarnock. Speaker: Jeannie Finnegan, Certified Dementia Practitioner. Book: The Miracle of Music – Stories of Hope, Understanding and Inspiration. To register, call Jill White, 435-9896 Ext. 121.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, 5-7 p.m. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 3020 Fleeton Road, Reedville. $10 adults, $5 children.

Wednesday, March 6

Celebrate Seuss! Read Across America 2:30-3:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. All ages. Refreshments. Sponsor: Friends of the Library. 472-3820.

Teen Tech, 4-6 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Unmake. Make. Collaborate. Teens, grades 6-12. 472-3820.

Thursday, March 7

Craft Social, 2-3:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Celebrate Seuss! Read Across America 2:30-3:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. All ages. Refreshments. Sponsor: Friends of the Library. 472-3820.

The Hague Winery Book Group, 6-7:30 p.m. The Hague winery, 8268 Cople Highway, Hague. Book: The Things They Carried. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Soil Prep For Spring Planting, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Speaker: Stephanie Romelczyk. Bring a soil sample. Adults. 472-3820.

Friday, March 8

Art Workshop, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Topic: Next Step Beyond Beginner. Instructor: Cate Kauffman. Continues March 15, 22, 29. Fees, materials, registration, 436-9309.

Montross Book Club, 11 a.m.-noon. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Book: The Things They Carried. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Alphabet Soup, 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Stories, songs, activities. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

Second Friday Art Walk, 6-8 p.m. Colonial Beach. Numerous galleries are open to display works by local artists. 224-7181.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

“And Then There Were None,” 7:30 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Gloucester Lions Club Spaghetti Dinner, 5-7 p.m., Courthouse Restaurant, 6714 Main Street, Gloucester. $10.

“Alice in Wonderland Jr.,” 7 p.m., LightHouse Worship Center, 4299 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes. Musical play presented by The Court House Players. $10 adult and $5 children. Tickets at the door. 815-0826.

Saturday, March 9

Country Breakfast, 7-10 a.m. Lancaster Union Lodge #88 A.F. & A.M. 48 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. $10. Ages 5 and younger, uniformed military and law enforcement eat free.

Indoor Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Northumberland School Administration Building, 2172 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. To benefit Northumberland County Animal Shelter.

The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. duPont Library, Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road, Stratford. Viewing of award-winning PBS documentary. Panel discussion to follow. $20 per person. DVD available for purchase, $10. For reservations, contact JBachman@StratfordHall.org, 493-1972, www.stratfordhall.org.

Grow A Reader Special: Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

Whooo’s There? 11-11:45 a.m. Visitor Center, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Owl Pellet Detective, 2-3 p.m. Visitor Center, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. $2 per pellet. 462-5030.

25th Annual Smith Point Sea Rescue Oyster Roast, 2-5 p.m. Little River Seafood, 440 Rock Town Road, Reedville. $40 at the door, $35 in advance at Lilian Lumber, Jett’s Hardware, RW’s Sports, Noblett Appliance and from members. Menu: Raw and steamed oysters, clam chowder, hot dogs, soft drinks, coffee. Beer and wine will be available for a small charge. Rain or shine event.

Saturday Tales, 2-2:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Babies, toddlers, pre-k, elementary ages. 472-3820.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

“And Then There Were None,” 7:30 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Casino Night-Vegas by the Bay, 7-11 p.m., Abingdon Ruritan Center, 8784 Guinea Road, Gloucester. Proceeds benefit Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic. 210-1368.

Oyster Dinner, 4-7 p.m., Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department firehouse, Urbanna. All-you-can-eat roasted or fried oysters and side dishes. $22 ticket at door. Children under 12 eat free. 380-0867.

Poetry Reading, 11 a.m., Deltaville Branch of Middlesex Public Library, Deltaville. Poets Carolyn Freiter-Foronda and Earl Simpson will be featured. Free.

“Alice in Wonderland Jr.,” 7 p.m., LightHouse Worship Center, 4299 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes. Musical play presented by The Court House Players. $10 adult and $5 children. Tickets at the door. 815-0826.

Sunday, March 10

Sundays At Two, 2 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Speaker: The Rev. Benjamin Campbell. Topic: “Tidewater’s Unhealed History.”

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 2 p.m. doors open, 3 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

“And Then There Were None,” 3 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Lecture on book “Lost Virginia: Vanished Architecture of the Old Dominion” by Calder Loth, 3 p.m., Dozier’s Regatta Point Marina, Deltaville. Presented by Middlesex County Museum & Historical Society. Tickets $25 at www.middlesexmuseum.com.

“Alice in Wonderland Jr.,” 3 p.m., LightHouse Worship Center, 4299 George Washington Memorial Highway, Hayes. Musical play presented by The Court House Players. $10 adult and $5 children. Tickets at the door. 815-0826.

Monday, March 11

Teen Book Group, 4-5 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Book: Cracker. 472-3820.

Books Before Bedtime, 6:30-7 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Babies, toddlers, pre-k, elementary ages. 472-3820.

Street Lit Book Group, 7-8 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Book: The Things They Carried. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Tuesday, March 12

Quilting Workshop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sewlovelee, 4504 Irvington, Road, Irvington. Topic: Moving Mountains of Scraps. Instructor: Lee Taylor. $20. Includes lunch, scrap pattern, starter bag of precut scraps, use of shop specialty rulers. Register at 438-5800, or www.sewlovelee.com.

Cinema Night, 5-7 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Popcorn served. Adults. 472-3820.

Wednesday, March 13

Tea Time, 3-4 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Adults, seniors 472-3820.

Paws For Reading, 4-5 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Read with therapy dogs. Elementary school ages. 472-3820.

Storytelling, 6:30-8 p.m. The Boathouse Marina, LLC, 829 Robin Grove Lane, Colonial Beach. Open mic, poetry, storytelling.

Thursday, March 14

Story Time, 10 a.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Stories, crafts. Ages 3 and older. 580-5051.

Quilting Workshop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sewlovelee, 4504 Irvington, Road, Irvington. Topic: Two Steps Club. Instructors; Lee Taylor and Teresa Rarick. $10. Includes snacks, use of shop specialty rulers. Bring an unfinished project(s) and sewing machine. Register at 438-5800, or www.sewlovelee.com.

Pi Day Pie And Recipe Exchange, noon-12:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Menokin Speaker Series, 6 p.m. Menokin National Historic Landmark, 4037 Menokin Road, Warsaw. Lecture and book signing. Book: My Dear Hamilton: A Novel of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie. Speaker/Author: Laura Kamoie. $10. Books will be available for purchase. Register at menokin.org or 333-1776.

A Good Yarn, 6-7 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Learn to knit or crochet. Instructor: Linda Dee Baker. Bring tools and materials. Adults, seniors.472-3820.

“And Then There Were None,” 7:30 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $20 adults, $8 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Friday, March 15

Grow A Reader Special: Happy St. Patrick’s Day. 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Wear green. Stories, songs, activities. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show Preview Night Gala, White Stone Firehouse, 597 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $60 per person. Advance reservations required by March 8. For gala invitation and tickets, contact www.rrws.org, e-mail info@rrws.org or call 435-6355.

Adult Paint Workshop, 6:30-8:30 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Topic: Full Moon Bloom. Instructor: Marilyn Sprouse. $30 members. $35 others. Participants may bring a beverage of their choice. Register at 436-9309.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

“And Then There Were None,” 7:30 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Saturday, March 16

Trinity Treasures Yard Sale, 8 a.m.-noon. Trinity Episcopal Church Pavilion, 8484 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster.

Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. White Stone Firehouse, 597 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $8, good for two days. Ages 11 and younger, free.

Lego Saturday, 11 a.m.-noon. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. Elementary school ages. STEM event. 472-3820.

Calvin Earl, 2 p.m. Rappahannock Community College Lecture Hall, 52 Campus Drive, Warsaw. Storyteller, preservationist of African-American Spirituals. Sponsors: Rappahannock Community College, Richmond County Public Schools Multicultural and Diversity Committee and Richmond County Museum.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

“And Then There Were None,” 3 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Knights of Columbus Council 11210 St. Patrick’s Dinner Dance, 5:30 p.m., Piankatank River Golf Club Steamboat Restaurant, Hartfield. Buffet dinner starts at 6:15 p.m. Reserved tickets only $30. Call 776-0078, 725-3000 or 725-1656.

Sunday, March 17

Rappahannock River Waterfowl Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. White Stone Firehouse, 597 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $8, good for two days. Ages 11 and younger, free.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 2 p.m. doors open, 3 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

Grow A Reader Special: Happy St. Patrick’s Day. 2-2:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Wear green. Stories, songs, activities. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

“And Then There Were None,” 3 p.m. Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. $25 adults, $10 students. For reservations, visit www.westmorelandplayers.com, or call 529-9345, or email tickets@westmorelandplayers.com.

Monday, March 18

Book Group, 2-4 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Book: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Land, by Lisa See. 435-1729.

Family Movie Night, 6:30-8 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Newton Branch, 22 Coles Point Road, Hague. 472-3820.

Tuesday, March 19

Cooper Book Group, 5-6:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Adults, seniors 472-3820.

VIMS Discovery Lab, 6-8 p.m., Virginia Institute of Marine Science, 1208 Greate Road, Gloucester Point. Free. Call to register. 684-7061.

Thursday, March 21

Craft Social, 2-3:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

Documentary, 5 p.m. Grace Episcopal Church, 303 South Main Street, Kilmarnock. Sponsor: Commonwealth Senior Living at Kilmarnock. Documentary: Edith & Eddy, with a presentation by Roy Bredder, elder law attorney. Refreshments. To register, call Jill White, 435-9896 Ext. 121.

Create Greeting Cards, 5-5:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Adults, seniors. 472-3820.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

Friday, March 22

Alphabet Soup, 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Stories, songs, activities. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

Book and Author Luncheon, noon, Providence Baptist Church, 3501 Providence Road, Hayes. Mary Wakefield Buxton will be the featured speaker. Tickets $30. Proceeds to benefit Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughters in Norfolk. 832-1235.

Saturday, March 23

Gardening In The Northern Neck Seminar, 8:15 a.m.-3 p.m. White Stone Church of the Nazarene, 57 Whisk Drive, White Stone. Sponsors: Northern Neck Master Gardeners. Theme: “The Resilient Garden: Planning and Planting for Changing Conditions.” Speakers, vendors. $35. Registration at at www.nnmg.org.

Survival Bracelets, 2-3 p.m. Visitor Center, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. $5 per bracelet. 462-5030.

“Are We There Yet?” Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, 5:30 p.m. General’s Ridge Vineyard, 1618 Weldons Drive, Hague. $39.95 per person. Purchase tickets at www.generalsridgevineyard.com, or 472-3172.

“The Savannah Sipping Society,” 7 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. curtain. The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. $25. For reservations, visit www.lancasterplayers.org or call 435-3776.

Sunday, March 24

News Discoveries Inside Jamestown Church, 2-4 p.m. Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems. Speaker: Mary Anna Harley. $30 for lecture, or $100 for four-lecture series. Wine & cheese reception. Purchase tickets at www.christchurch1735.org, or 438-6855.

Monday, March 25

Paws For Reading, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Montross Branch, 56 Polk Street, Montross. Read with therapy dogs. Elementary school ages. 472-3820.

Tuesday, March 26

Quilting Workshop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sewlovelee, 4504 Irvington, Road, Irvington. Topic: Two Steps Club. Instructors; Lee Taylor and Teresa Rarick. $10. Includes snacks, use of shop specialty rulers. Bring an unfinished project(s) and sewing machine. Register at 438-5800, or www.sewlovelee.com.

Cinema Night, 5-7 p.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Popcorn served. Adults. 472-3820.

Thursday, March 28

Story Time, 10 a.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Stories, crafts. Ages 3 and older. 580-5051.

Quilting Workshop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sewlovelee, 4504 Irvington, Road, Irvington. Topic: Moving Mountains of Scraps. Instructor: Lee Taylor. $20. Includes lunch, scrap pattern, starter bag of precut scraps, use of shop specialty rulers. Register at 438-5800, or www.sewlovelee.com.

After Hours Lecture at VIMS, 7-8 p.m., Virginia Institute of Marine Science, 1208 Greate Road, Gloucester Point. “The Story of the Coelacanth.” Free. Call to register. 684-7061.

Friday, March 29

Alphabet Soup, 11-11:30 a.m. Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Cooper Branch, 20 Washington Avenue, Colonial Beach. Stories, songs, activities. Babies, toddlers, pre-k. 472-3820.

Saturday, March 30

Heritage Arts Workshop, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. Blacksmithing 101. $150. Continues March 31, April 6-7. Register at www.RHHTFoundationInc.org, or 580-3377.

Forum On Racial Understanding: Finding Stratford’s Enslaved Stories, 10 a.m.-noon. Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road, Stratford. Lecture, tour. Speaker: Dr. Kelley Fanto Deetz. For reservations, contact JBachman@StratfordHall.org, 493-1972, www.stratfordhall.org.

Art Workshop, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Topic: Altering Images: Photographic Transfers for Painting, Printmaking and Collage. Instructor: Blythe King. Fees, materials, registration, 436-9309.

Menokin Speaker Series, 3 p.m. Lecture Hall, Rappahannock Community College, 52 campus Drive, Warsaw. Documentary: The Long Shadow. Register at menokin.org or 333-1776.

Spring Oyster and Ham Buffet Supper, 5-6:30 p.m., Upper Middlesex Volunteer Fire Department, Water View. All-you-can-eat fried oysters, ham and side dishes. $25 at the door. $5 for children age 10 and under. 832-1714, 514-4659 or 758-5200.