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Posted on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 2:32 pm

October 9

Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District Board meeting 6:30 p.m in the Northern Neck Planning District Commission Conference Room, 457 Main Street, Warsaw. For more information, please contact the NNSWCD Office at (804) 313-9102, x101.

October 10,

17, 24 & 31

Rappahannock Institute for Lifelong Learning (RILL), literature course, “A Julian Barnes Literary Sampler”  will be taught by Gail Kenna, from l to 3 p.m. at RCC’s Kilmarnock Center. Advance registration, with a tuition payment, is required. Info: Michele Inderrieden at 804-333-6824 or e-mail minderrieden@rappahannock.edu.

LGBTQ+ training at RCC, Warsaw Campus, 52 Campus Drive 10 a.m.-Noon, provided by the Executive Director of Side by Side, Ted Lewis. Several of the CSB Staff had the opportunity to attend the full day DBHDS Training in Richmond and said it was wonderful. The training is free and open to the public. Register at prevent@mpnn.state.va.us | prevent@mpnn.state.va.us  If you cannot attend this training, there will be another training December 12.

October 12

Rappahannock Concert Association presents The Tidewater Trio at 7:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Theater, Northumberland High School, 201 Academic Lane, Heathsville. The instrumental trio will present a varied program, from classical to patriotic music. Students are FREE.  Purchase tickets at www.rappahannockconcerts.org, 1-888-210-8006, or at the door.

Oktoberfest celebration 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 3020 Fleeton Road, Reedville.  German food, German beer, wine, oysters, bake sale, raffle, Kids Korner, and Corn Hole Tournaments are featured.

12th Annual Wicomico Parish Market Day, 8 a.m.-noon, 5191 Jesse Ball DuPont Memorial Hwy, Wicomico Church. 100% of its proceeds donated to charitable organizations in the Northern Neck.

October 13

New Hope Baptist Church, 2596 Walmsley Road, Lottsburg, annual Gospel Music Concert featuring Northern Neck artists at 6:30 p.m. A love offering will be taken supporting Northern Neck Child Evangelism and Northern Neck Young Life.

Mount Olive Baptist Church Evangelism Ministry, Frangelism Fellowship – Friends, Relatives, Associates, Neighbors – with Rev. Jessica Berger of New Free Spring Baptist Church, Rustburg; 10 a.m., 6749 Jessie DuPont Mem Hwy, Wicomico Church.

October 19

Farm Bureau Fall Festival, home of Billy and Jaime Barrack, 166 Alfonso Rd, Willville Farm, Lancaster; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (rain date 10/26) Activities for all ages, food, Halloween costume judging contest. No entry fee.

October 19 & 20

Helicopter & airplane rides at Tappahannock-Essex County Airport with JAARS pilots in their mission aircraft. Meet the JAARS pilots & Bible translators; tour the aircraft mechanic shop and enjoy music & youth activities. Facebook Essex JAARs event www.jaars.org or call Dave Shockley 804-456-8543. Oct 19, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Oct 20, 2-6 p.m. Help support this worthy missionary team as they bring help and the Word to remote peoples around the world.

October 23 

Chesapeake Academy’s Performing Arts and Lecture Series will present the Richmond Ballet’s Swan Lake. Children age 3 through grade 3 are invited to attend the 9:30 a.m. performance in the Chesapeake Academy gymnasium. Reservations: Hilary Scott 804.438.5575 or hscott@chesapeakeacademy.org

October 24

Henderson United Methodist Church, 72 Henderson Drive (Rte. 202), Callao, hosts the last free community lunch and fellowship time for 2019 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

November 2

Irvington Methodist Church, 26 King Carter Drive, 21st Distinctive Bazaar 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Café Luncheon – Christmas gifts, Jesse’s clam chowder as well as vegetable beef soup; Bakery Booth – homemade cakes, pies, cookies, brownies, candies, pickles, jams, and jelly; Gift Shop – Affordable upscale gift items for all shoppers.

November 5

Northern Neck Chapter 1823 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees  Association meets at 1:00 p.m., at Camp Kekoka, 1083 Boys Camp Rd, Kilmarnock.  Cassie Leichty, the camp’s Executive Director, will be the speaker. Executive board will meet at noon. More info: 804.450.3919.

November 9

Suicide prevention awareness walk, 10 a.m.-Noon, Main Street Center, Gloucester. Parking lot next to the Post Office. Registration encouraged: www.chvc.online and follow the link; 1-888-PREV-550 – 804-642-5402; Email: prevent@mpnn.state.va.us Per person donation benefits Suicide Prevention Awareness Initiatives, accepted morning of event. Sponsored by MPNN CSB Prevention Health& Wellness Division.

December 7 

Irvington Methodist Church, 26 King Carter Drive, 21st Distinctive Bazaar 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Café Luncheon – Christmas gifts; Bakery Booth – homemade  – cakes, pies, cookies, brownies, candies, pickles, jams, and jelly; Gift Shop – Affordable upscale gift items for all shoppers.