This week’s calendar 10-19-17

October

19 Thursday

AA, 8 p.m. De Sales Hall and Kilmarnock UMC.

Volunteers Needed, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Help Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity build a house. 435-3461, or LNHabitat.org.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern. 580-3377.

Grief Support Group, 2 p.m. Henderson UMC, Callao.

Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone. $5.

Bay Tones Barbershop Chorus, 7-8:30 p.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock. Rehearsals. New singers welcome.

Art Workshop, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Workshop: Bit of Color Basket. Instructor: Judy Penry. For course fees and registration, visit the center, or call 436-9309.

Autumn Bingo, 11:30 a.m. Woman’s Club of Northumberland County Clubhouse, 2928 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. 580-6052.

Northern Neck-Middle Peninsula Chapter, Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society, 11:30 a.m. Pilot House Restaurant, 2737 Greys Point Road, Topping. Speaker: George A. Galo. Topic: Federal Aviation Administration activities during the September 11, 2001, attack.

Northern Neck Chapter, Virginia Native Plant Society, noon. Wicomico Parish Church, 5191 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Wicomico Church. Speaker: Dr. Harmony Dalgleish. Topic: Biological interactions associated with the attempts to introduce blight-resistant American chestnuts in Eastern U.S. forests and the dynamics of pollination in milkweeds. Bring a brown bag lunch; beverages and light refreshments will be served.

Duplicate Bridge, 1-4 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone, $5.

Trick Or Art, 5-7 p.m. treats, tricks and art; 7-9 p.m. zombies, dancing skeletons, spirits. Allure Art Center, 419 Rappahannock Drive, White Stone. 323-3169.

Christian Men United, 6 p.m. Social Hall, Fairfields UMC, 14741 Northumberland Highway, Burgess. Dinner will be prepared by Chef Wayne Parrish. Good-will offering will be taken to cover the cost of the meal. Open to all men’s groups. 580-3923.

Northern Neck Shaggers, 6 p.m. KC’s Crabs & Cues, 10428 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Kilmarnock. Beginner lesson, followed by beyond beginner lesson at 7 p.m., line dancing review and lesson at 8 p.m. and open dancing until 9 p.m.

Northumberland County Democratic Party, 7 p.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Speaker: Edwin Santana, candidate for Democratic nomination for First District U.S. Congress.

Barbara Keeler, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Seasonal sounds. 435-0000.

Northumberland Planning Commission, 7 p.m. Northumberland County Courts Building, 39 Judicial Place, Heathsville.

An Evening With…Greg Becker, 7 p.m. Bay Center, 31 Noblett Lane, Kilmarnock. $10. Topic: PTSD. RSVP, 436-3191.

20 Friday

AA, noon. Trinity Episcopal, Lancaster.

AA, 8 p.m. Calvary Baptist, Kilmarnock.

AA, 8 p.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock.0-5-17 Calendar

Al-Anon, noon. Bay Center for Spiritual Development, 31 Noblett Lane, Kilmarnock. 588-9224.

Tavern Woodworker’s Guild, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. 580-3377.

Connection Support Group, 2-3:30 p.m. 84 Main Street, Warsaw, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mid-Tidewater Chapter. 757-918-5409.

Oral History Workshop, 9-11 a.m. Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems. Presenters: Samuel Proctor Oral History Program, University of Florida. Free.

Trick or Art, 5-7 p.m. treats, tricks and art; 7-9 p.m. zombies, dancing skeletons, spirits. Allure Art Center, 419 Rappahannock Drive, White Stone. 323-3169.

Bob Wilson, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock. 435-1416.

Slimy Science, 6-7 p.m. Camp Store, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Paint Like The Masters-Emma Allen’s Seasons, 6:30-8:30 p.m. RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Instructor: Marilyn Sprouse. Acrylic paints. Snacks provided, bring your own libation. For course fees and registration, visit the center, or call 436-9309.

Wildflower Honey, 6:30-9 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington. 438-5000.

Family Fun in the Pumpkin Patch, 6:30-8 p.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Story time, pumpkin painting, games, 580-5051.

Bill & Pam Gurley & Friends, 8-11 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Folk, blues, rock, country. 435-0000.

Friday Night By Firelight, 8 p.m. Amphitheater, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

21 Saturday

AA, 7:30 p.m. Irvington Baptist.

AA, 8 p.m. Heathsville UMC.

AA, 8 p.m. Henderson UMC.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern. 580-3377.

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.

SquirrelLee 5K Run, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 1-mile fun run 9 a.m., 5K 9:30 a.m. Stratford Hall, 483 Great House Road, Stratford. Free admission to Great House and Stratford’s grounds with race entry. $25 fun run, $35 5K. Ages 10 and younger get 5% discount. Register at stratfordhall.org.

Oral History Interviews, 9-11 a.m. Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems. Presenters: Samuel Proctor Oral History Program, University of Florida. Seeking folks who have memories of the lower Northern Neck from the first half of the 20th century. To schedule an interview, contact Robert Teagle at rteagle@christchurch1735.org, or 438-2443.

Heathsville Farmers Market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. Blessing of the Animals ceremony, 10 a.m.; pumpkin decorating; Northumberland Public Library Tech Mobile. 40 vendors, including purveyors of local produce, meat, oysters, goat cheese, canned goods, bread and handcrafts; artisan guilds, food.

Community Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-noon. Kilmarnock UMC, 89 East Church Street, Kilmarnock. Ages 12 and younger. Carnival games, prizes, activities, puppet show, bounce house, music, fellowship.

Harvest Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. George Washington Birthplace National Monument, 1732 Popes Creek Road, Colonial Beach. 224-1732, x225.

Ramblin’ with a Ranger, 11 a.m. Camp Store, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Belle Isle’s Creepiest & Crawliest, 2 pm. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Oyster Roast, 2:30-5 p.m. Morattico Waterfront Museum, 6584 Morattico Road, Morattico. Menu: Oysters, hush puppies, clam chowder, ham biscuits, homemade desserts. Bring your own knife. Adult beverages available for purchase. $35 adults, $10 youth, free ages 5 and younger. By advance ticket only, moratticowaterfrontmuseum@yahoo.com, or 761-6213.

Bay Seafood Festival, 3:30 p.m.-9 p.m., 4-6 p.m. food service, 6-9 p.m. music. Camp Kekoka, 1083 Boys Camp Road, Kilmarnock. Sponsor: Kilmarnock Irvington White Stone Rotary Club. Music by En’Novations. $50. kiwsrotary.com.

Critter Creations: Owls, 4 p.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Low Country Boil, 5 p.m. Northern Neck Farm Museum, 12705 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Appetizers, a seafood boil with crabs and shrimp, dessert, beer and wine. $50. For tickets, call 761-5952.

OctoberFest Dinner, 5 p.m. American Legion Adams Post 86, 882 Waverly Avenue, Kilmarnock.

Dave McKenney, 6:30-9 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington. 438-5000.

Benefit Dinner, 7 p.m. Afton UMC, 5130 Hacks Neck Road, Ophelia. Menu: fish fry with coleslaw, baked beans, hush puppies, New Orleans gumbo, homemade desserts, iced tea and coffee. Donations for disaster relief.

Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry, 7:30 p.m. doors open, 8 p.m. show. Harry M. Ward Auditorium, Mathews High School, 9889 Buckley Hall Road, Mathews. Good Shot Judy, The Shades of Country, Lynda and Richard Smith, Ralph Motley, Sam Hogge, Farren Winter. $12 adults, $5 ages 12 and younger. Purchase tickets at Mathews Visitor Center, Beach Bum BBQ, Marketplace Antiques, the door.

The Jeff little Trio, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Rappahannock High School Theater, 6914 Richmond Road, Warsaw. $25 adults, free for students. rappahannockconcerts.org.

Owl Prowl, 8:30 p.m. Campground Spur Trailhead, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. Pre-registration recommended. 462-5030.

22 Sunday

AA, 7:30 p.m. White Stone UMC.

AA, 5:30 p.m. Henderson UMC.

Basic Hunter Education, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office, 76 Judicial Place, Heathsville. Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. Required for all persons who wish to obtain their first hunting license. Register at dgif.virginia.gov.

Widowed Persons Luncheon, after church. Pilot House Restaurant, Topping. 453-6824.

Oral History Program, 1 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. Presenters: Samuel Proctor Oral History Program, University of Florida. Free.

Northumberland County Historical Society, 2:30 p.m. Ball Memorial Museum and Library, 86 Back Street, Heathsville. Speaker: Brent Tarter.  Topic: “Saga of the New South: Race, Law and Public Debt in Virginia.”

23 Monday

AA, noon. Palmer Hall.

AA, 8 p.m. Fairfields Baptist.

Weight Watchers, 5:30 p.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock.

Lancaster County Democratic Committee, 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. meeting. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Speaker: Robert Bennett. Topic: Make every vote count.

24 Tuesday

Al-Anon AFG, 4:30 p.m. Kilmarnock Baptist.

Alateen, 4:30 p.m. Kilmarnock Baptist Church.

AA, 7 and 8 p.m. Palmer Hall.

AA, 7 p.m. St. Mary’s White Chapel Episcopal.

Al-Anon, 7:30 p.m. Lower UMC. 776-9799.

Kilmarnock & District Pipe Band, 7 p.m. Campbell Memorial Presbyterian, Weems. 296-4248.

Volunteers Needed, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Help Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity build a house. 435-3461 or LNHabitat.org.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern. 580-3377.

Aphasia Group, 11 a.m. Bon Secours Rappahannock General Hospital Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Center, 43 William B. Graham Court, Kilmarnock. $40 per month, or $10 per session.

Water Conservation Forum, 10 a.m. Marston Hall, Christchurch School, 49 Seahorse Lane, Christchurch. Sponsor: Garden Clubs of The Northern Neck and The Middle Peninsula.

Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury. $5.

Discoveries Of Werowocomoco, Capital Of The Powhatan Chiefdom, 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. program begins. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Mary Ball Washington Museum & Library Annual Meeting & History Talk. Speaker: Archaeologist Dr. David Brown of the The Fairfield Foundation. Free. Reservations requested, history@mbwm.org, or 462-7280.

Lancaster County Lions Club, 7 p.m. Anna’s Restaurant, 150 Old Fair Grounds Way, Kilmarnock.

25 Wednesday

AA, 7:30 p.m. Trinity Episcopal, Lancaster.

AA, noon. Women’s meeting, Irvington UMC.

Kiwanis Club, 7:30 a.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock.

Rotary Breakfast Club, 7:30 a.m. Lee’s Restaurant, Kilmarnock.

Rotary Club, 12:30 p.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury.

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.

26 Thursday

AA, 8 p.m. De Sales Hall and Kilmarnock UMC.

Volunteers Needed, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Help Lancaster/Northumberland Habitat for Humanity build a house. 435-3461, or LNHabitat.org.

Heathsville Forge Blacksmith Guild, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern. 580-3377.

Grief Support Group, 2 p.m. Henderson UMC, Callao.

Bay Tones Barbershop Chorus, 7-8:30 p.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock. Rehearsals. New singers welcome.

Story Time, 10-11 a.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Topic: “Fall Leaves Fall.” Stories and a craft. Ages 3 and older. 580-5051.

Community Fellowship Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Henderson UMC, 72 Henderson Drive, Callao. Tech Mobile tours will begin at 11 a.m.

Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m. Indian Creek Yacht & Country Club. 435-6207.

Mahjong, 1-4 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone. Beverages and snacks provided. $5.

Cancer Support Group, 3-4 p.m. Oncology Room, Cancer Center, Bon Secours Rappahannock General Hospital, 101 Harris Road, Kilmarnock.

Trick or Art, 5-7 p.m. treats, tricks and art; 7-9 p.m. zombies, dancing skeletons, spirits. Allure Art Center, 419 Rappahannock Drive, White Stone. 323-3169.

Northern Neck Shaggers, 6 p.m. KC’s Crabs & Cues, 10428 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Kilmarnock. Beginner lesson, followed by beyond beginner lesson at 7 p.m., line dancing review and lesson at 8 p.m. and open dancing until 9 p.m.

The Taters, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Music on the Half Shell Stage, Kilmarnock Town Centre Park, 150 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Americana. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Robbie Kerns, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Acoustic rock. 435-0000.

Lancaster Supervisors, 7 p.m. County Administration Building, 8311 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster.

The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow, 7 p.m. The David and Wendy Fine & Performing Arts Center, Marston Hall, Christchurch School, 49 Seahorse Lane, Christchurch. Reservations, 758-2306, ext. 19.