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Ongoing events

Tuesdays

Indoor Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friends of Northumberland County Animal Shelter Thrift Shop, 80 Jessie Ball duPont Memorial Highway, Burgess.

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

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.

Thursdays

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

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. Friends of Northumberland County Animal Shelter Thrift Shop, 80 Jessie Ball duPont Memorial Highway, Burgess.

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.

 

 

Friday, January 3

First Friday Reception, 5-7 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Exhibit: You Be the Judge. Meet the artists. Light refreshments. Cast a vote by January 18. Show continues through January. 436-9309.

Sunday, January 5

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

Monday, January 6

Music for Little Ones, birth-2 years: 10-10:30 a.m.; 3-4 years, 10:45-11:15 a.m., Gloucester Public Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester. Featuring rhythm building exercises, singing and vocal play, instrument exploration and story time. Register by calling 693-2998.

Wednesday, January 8

A New Year, A New You, 11 a.m. Ye Olde Book Shoppe, 7072 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Topic: Adding Life To Your Years. Speaker: Jill White. Lunch. Reservations: 580-5051, or Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway,

Friday, January 10

Artist’s Reception, 5-7 p.m., Tappahannock Art Gallery, 200 Prince Street, Tappahannock. Noted historian and photographer Sherry Hardin Turille’s show, “Whispers of Shadow and Light-Images from a Romantic Abroad,” will open January 10 and continue through February 23. Admission is free.

Saturday, January 11

Rappahannock Community College 50th Anniversary Celebration, 1-4 p.m. RCC Glenns Campus, 12745 College Drive, Glenns. Open house. The Hon. R. Michael “Mike” McKenney will speak at 1:30 p.m. Faculty, staff, past presidents and alumni will be recognized. Novelist Brad Parks will present “The Education of a Writer” at 3 p.m.

Sunday, January 12

Turner Lecture Series, 2 p.m., Events Pavilion, Deltaville Maritime Museum, 287 Jackson Creek Road, Deltaville. Whit Perry, Plimoth Plantation Director of Maritime Preservation and Operations, will give an illustrated and hands-on presentation about the history and restoration of Mayflower II, which is a reproduction of the ship that brought the Pilgrims to the New World in 1620. Free. Donations accepted. 776-7200.

Sundays at Two, 2 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Speaker: Allison Burns. Topic: “Vine to Glass: An Exploration of the Modern Wine Trade.”

Monday, January 13

Historian Larry Chowning will discuss “Going Up in Urbanna,” 1:30 p.m., Middlesex County Woman’s Club building, 210 Virginia Street, Urbanna. The public is invited. Chowning is the author of several historical books and a photo journalist with the Southside Sentinel.

Music for Little Ones, birth-2 years: 10-10:30 a.m.; 3-4 years, 10:45-11:15 a.m., Gloucester Public Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester. Featuring rhythm building exercises, singing and vocal play, instrument exploration and story time. Register by calling 693-2998.

Wednesday, January 15

Performing Arts And Lecture Series, 9:30 a.m. Chesapeake Academy, 107 Steamboat Road, Irvington. Performance: Barynya Dance Trio. Traditional Russian, Cossack, Ukrainian, Jewish and Gypsy Roma dance music and song. For reservations, contact Hilary Scott at 438-5575, or hscott@chesapeakeacademy.org.

Friday, January 17

Meatloaf Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Irvington United Methodist Church, 26 King Carter Drive, Irvington. Takeout dinners. $12 adults, $6 for ages 6 and younger. Place orders at 580-9723, 456- 6733, or 438-6122.

Thursday, January 23

Community Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Henderson United Methodist Church, 72 Henderson Drive, Callao.The Northumberland Public Library Tech Mobile will visit.

Saturday, January 25

All-You-Can-Eat Shrimp & Oyster Dinner, 3:30 p.m. doors open, 4-7 p.m. dinner served. Lively Firehouse, 5170 Mary Ball Road, Lively. To benefit Upper Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department. $40. Purchase tickets at the firehouse January 4, 11 and 18; as well as Chesapeake Bank and The Corner Bar and Grill in Lively, Noblett Appliance in Kilmarnock and Sonabank in Burgess. Purchase tickets by January 19.

Sunday, January 26

Burns Night Supper & Concert, 5-8 p.m. Masonic Lodge #100, 1434 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock. $40. Purchase tickets by January 18 at The Local in Irvington, Chesapeake Bank in Kilmarnock and Virginia Commonwealth branches in Kilmarnock, White Stone and Burgess, or call 580-1747.

Monday, January 27

Music for Little Ones, birth-2 years: 10-10:30 a.m.; 3-4 years, 10:45-11:15 a.m., Gloucester Public Library, 6920 Main Street, Gloucester. Featuring rhythm building exercises, singing and vocal play, instrument exploration and story time. Register by calling 693-2998.