This week’s calendar 7-20-17

July

20 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.

Virginia Aeronautical Historical Society, 11:30 a.m. Pilot House Restaurant, 2737 Greys Point Road, Topping. Luncheon speaker: John “Jack” Yunker Sr. Topic: Liberty ships.

Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone. $4. 462-6207.

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, 1:30 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Independent activity. Fun, easy hands-on project. Ages 9-12. Pre-registration required, 435-1729.

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 Democrats, 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. meeting. Speaker: Joe Schlatter. Topic: “Dark Money.”

Cameron Ashton, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Modern country. 435-0000.

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

21 Friday

AA, noon. Trinity Episcopal, Lancaster.

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

AA, 8 p.m. St. Andrews Presbyterian, Kilmarnock.

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.

Kids’ Day, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Steamboat Era Museum, 156 King Carter Drive, Irvington. Children accompanied by an adult, will be treated to a tour, stories, games, activities. $5 per person. Must be accompanied by an adult. To get on the list for Fridays, contact the museum by Wednesdays each week, 438-6888, or steamboateramuseum.org.

Connection Support Group, 2-3:30 p.m. 84 Main Street, Warsaw. National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mid-Tidewater Chapter. 480-0355.

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

Knotwater, 6-9 p.m. KC’S @Windmill Point Marina, 40 Windjammer Lane, Windmill Point. 577-4184.

Beer Money, 7 p.m. Savannah Joe’s, 55 Irvington Road, Kilmarnock. 435-6000.

Luca Burgalassi, 7 p.m. Music Night, White Stone UMC, 118 Methodist Church Road, White Stone.

Ron Courtney, 7:30-10 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington. 438-5000.

Robbie Kerns, 8-11 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Traditional bluegrass. 435-0000.

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

22 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.

Revolutionary War Encampment, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. George Washington Birthplace National Monument, 1732 Popes Creek Road, Colonial Beach. His Majesty’s Marines and 5th Battalion, Cumberland County Militia, will talk about camp life during the War for American Independence. Living history, colonial cooking, blacksmithing, firing demonstrations. 224-1732, ext. 225.

Annual Meeting, 10:30 a.m. Northumberland County Historical Society, Mary Ball Memorial Library and Museum, 86 Back Street, Heathsville. Speakers: Sam McKelvey, George F. Franks, III. Topics: “Menokin: An Engaging Ruin,” “The Battle of Falling Waters.” Buffet lunch by reservation, 12:30 p.m., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church parish house, 580-8581.

Critter Creations: Owls, 11 a.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

‘Whooo’s’ for Dinner? 3 p.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. $2 per pellet. 462-5030.

Paddle & Fish Fry, 4-6 paddle, 6-8 fish fry. Menokin, 4037 Menokin Road, Warsaw. Paddle Cat Point Creek then enjoy a fried catfish dinner with corn-on-the-cob and watermelon. $35. Bring your own beer or wine. Some kayaks available, or bring your own.  Reservations required, 333-1776.

Rhythm And Brews By The Bay, 5-10 p.m. Kilmarnock Town Centre Park, Kilmarnock. Food by local restaurants and food trucks, wine and beer available for purchase. Music by Pretty Heavy, Beer Money and Trongone. $20 per person, free ages 11 and younger. Purchase tickets at lancasterva.com.

John Smith American, 6:30 p.m. Historic Locusville Plantation, 583 Slabtown Road, Lancaster. $5.

The Legacy Band, 7-10 p.m. Cool Music for Hot Nights, Reedville Fishermen’s Museum Pavilion, 504 Main Street, Reedville. Classic rock. By series subscription; or single ticket, $10. Tickets at RFM, or the show. 453-6529.

Deborah & Patrick From Key West, 7:30-10 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington. 438-5000.

Owl Prowl, 8:30 p.m. Campground Spur Trailhead/Campsite 29, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

23 Sunday

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

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

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

Ask A Ranger, 9:30 a.m. Campground Bathhouse Lawn, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Aww Shucks, Oysters! 11 a.m., Motor Boat Launch, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Ron Courtney, 2-6 p.m. KC’S @Windmill Point Marina, 40 Windjammer Lane, Windmill Point. 577-4184.

24 Monday

AA, noon. Palmer Hall.

AA, 8 p.m. Fairfields Baptist.

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

Summer Art Camp, 10 a.m.-noon. Rappahannock Art League Studio Gallery, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Topic: Crazy Cuckoo Clocks. Instructor: Sonja Smith. Ages 7 and older. Continues through July 28. For fees, supply list and registration, call 436-9309.

Build A Better World With Science, 10:30 a.m. Northumberland Family YMCA, 6348 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Northumberland Public Library Summer Reading event. Mad Scientist. 580-5051.

Teddy Bear Picnic, 11 a.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. All ages. Bring a teddy bear and packed lunch. Snack and goodies provided.

Summer Art Camp, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Rappahannock Art League Studio Gallery, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Topic: Sweet Treats. Instructor: Sonja Smith. Ages 7 and older. Continues through July 28. For fees, supply list and registration, call 436-9309.

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, 1:30 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Independent activity. Fun, easy hands-on project. Ages 9-12. Pre-registration required, 435-1729.

Lancaster County Democratic Committee, 6:30 p.m. social, 7 p.m. meeting. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Towne Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Speaker: Dr. Lynton Land. Topic: Aquifer status and health.

Northumberland County NAACP, 7 p.m. Northumberland County Community Center Organization Inc., 679 Browns Store Road, Heathsville. Speaker: Horace Adams. Topic: “Technology use in the 21st Century.” 

25 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.

VMRC Meeting, 9:30 a.m. VMRC Headquarters, 2600 Washington Avenue, Newport News. Habitat permit applications are generally considered early in the meeting, followed by fisheries items. Hearings on proposed amendments to regulations are held no earlier than noon.

Read To The Dogs, 10-11 a.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. 580-5051.

Duplicate Bridge, 1 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone. $4. 462-6207.

Technology Assistance, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Bring electronic devices, or use the library’s computers. 580-5051.

Auditions, 7 p.m. Lancaster Players Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. Production: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” a musical. Roles for adults, males and females. Call director Robin Blake, 435-1005.

26 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.

Story Hour, 10-11 a.m. Northumberland Public Library, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Ages 3 and older. “Get Dirty—Dig, Scrape, Mix and Work Machines,” Toy machines show and tell. 580-5051.

Colonial Classics, 11 a.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Powhatan Pastimes, 1 p.m. Camp Store, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

MACorp Summer Youth Camps Closeout Event, 6 p.m. Macedonia Baptist Church, 10246 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Speaker: Dr. Christine Darden. Light refreshments will be served. Donations accepted. Envelopes and collection baskets provided. 580-2395.

Auditions, 7 p.m. Lancaster Players Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone. Production: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” a musical. Roles for adults, males and females. Call director Robin Blake, 435-1005.

Clayton Neal, 7:30-10 p.m. Sunsets on the Tides Terrace, The Tides Inn, 480 King Carter Drive, Irvington. 438-5000.

27 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.

Alzheimer’s Association Caregivers Support Group, 10:30 a.m.-noon Commonwealth Assisted Living, 460 South Main Street, Kilmarnock.

Critter Creations: Butterflies, 11 a.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

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

Mahjong, 1-4 p.m. Woman’s Club of White Stone, $4. Beverage and snacks provided. 221-9795.

Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math, 1:30 p.m. Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. Independent activity. Fun, easy hands-on project. Ages 5-8. Pre-registration required, 435-1729.

Art In Nature, 2 p.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster.  462-5030.

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

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.

History Alive, 7 p.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Sponsor: Mary Ball Washington Museum and Library History Alive. Program: “Looking the Part: Fashion and Manners of Virginia’s Gentry 1750-1800” by Jami and Ted Borek. $10 at the door, or in advance at mkt.com/maryball. Reservations requested for seating, 462-7280, or history@mbwm.org.

82nd Annual Kilmarnock Firemen’s Festival, 7 p.m. KVFD Carnival Grounds, 200 Waverly Avenue, Kilmarnock. Rides, games. concessions. Continues through August 5 except Sunday. Raffle grand prize, 2017 Toyota Tacoma, four-wheel drive pickup truck, will be awarded on the final night. Raffle tickets $10 each, from a KVFD fireman, or at Noblett Appliance & Propane, Kilmarnock.

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

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

Alec Edmonds, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Acoustic hits. 435-0000.