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Posted on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 3:51 pm

RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, Looking Ahead:

Call To Artists! There has never been a better time to join the RAL Art Center’s 58th Annual Labor Day Art Show! Artists are invited to enter original works of art in any media. The show is limited to 200 works of art and will be held August 28-September 28 at the RAL Art Center. Early entry is recommended (804) 436-9309.

August 1

Rappatomac Writers Critique Group next meeting at Lancaster Tavern from 11 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Info:

August 2

St. Paul’s 42nd Annual Spaghetti dinner fundraiser. St. Paul’s Mission Church Hall, 7070 Nomini Hall Rd., Hague. To go available. All proceeds go to local charities.

August 6

Blood Drive, Northumberland Chapter, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6807 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville, Noon – 6 p.m.

Northern Neck Chapter 1823 NARFE Association meets at 1:00 p.m., at Nino’s Pizza and Ristorante Italiano, 58 Northumberland Highway, Callao. Order from the menu and pay for lunch individually. Tom Panther will speak on 9/11 – what happened at the Pentagon. Executive board meets at noon. Info: 804.450.3919.

Northumberland Indivisible will register voters from 5-8 p.m. at 195 Judicial Place during National Night Out in recognition of the 54th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Bring photo ID. Voter registration at Northumberland Library the second and fourth Saturdays 10 a.m.-Noon.

August 11

Mount Zion Baptist Church homecoming and revival begins 11 a.m. Sunday with Rev. Dr. Timothy Boddie and “Sons of God.” Dinner follows the morning service. Revival begins at 3 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Aggie Brown and music by The Morris Family of Essex County. Rev. Brown continues revival Mon.-Wed. beginning 7:30 nightly with various church choirs.

August 11-14

Mount Olive Baptist Church, 6749 Jessie Dupont Mem Hwy, Wicomico Church, summer revival starts at 3 p.m. with Pastor Earl Howerton of Zion Baptist Church; Aug. 12-14 at 7 p.m. with Pastor Alvin Hill; Dr. James Johnson; Pastor Donald Conaway.

August 13

Blood Drive, White Stone Church of the Nazarene, 57 Whisk Drive, White Stone, 2–6 p.m.

August 15

Blood Drive, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

August 16-25

The Lancaster Players present “The Birds,” a staged reading. Conor McPherson, from a story by Daphne du Maurier. Reservations/info: 435-3776 or

August 17

First Baptist Church, 3585 Courthouse Road, Heathsville presents Dinner & Praise featuring Nu Vizion Gospel Quartet, 5 to 7 p.m. Pre-sale tickets only 804-308-6984; 804-229-9547; 804-436-5223; 804-366-7177. Menu: fried or baked chicken, ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, rolls, cake & tea.

Mount Zion Baptist Church Men will sponsor a car, truck, bike show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Julia G. Page Community Center on Canal Road in Farnham. Info? Call Lenwood Carter 301-332-5968; Stanley Brooks 804-394-3140; Lloyd Laws 804-394-2425; Sorrell Thomas 804-450-2001 or John Heaggans 804-761-2257.

August 20

Northumberland Woman’s Club, 2928 Northumberland Hwy, Lottsburg, Book Club 10:30 a.m. Review and discussion of The Roie Project by Graema Simsion. Info 804-580-5735.

August 23

Blood Drive, Northumberland High School, 201 Academic Lane, Heathsville, 1-6 p.m.

August 26

Northumberland Woman’s Club, 2928 Northumberland Hwy, Lottsburg, Bridge/Mahjong Lessons 9 – 10:30 a.m. Game Day Fundraiser/Luncheon, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Info 804-580-5735


Veterans Breakfast second Tuesday, monthly at 9:30 a.m. Please RSVP to

Commonwealth Senior Living at Kilmarnock, 460 S. Main Street, Kilmarnock. 804-435-9896 Ext. 107; 804-695-7290