This week’s calendar 9-7-17

September

7 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.

Rappatomac Writers Critique Group, 11 a.m. meet and eat, noon meeting. Historic Lancaster Tavern, 8373 Mary Ball Road, Lancaster.

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

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.

Code Blue, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Music on the Half Shell Stage, Kilmarnock Town Centre Park, 150 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Bluegrass. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, no coolers, no dogs except in the dog park.

Luca Burgalassi, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. International singer/songwriter. 435-0000.

White Stone Town Council, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 433 Rappahannock Drive, White Stone.

8 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.

Connection Support Group, 2-3:30 p.m. 84 Main Street, Warsaw; and 2-3:30 p.m. Bridges, 113 DMV Drive, Kilmarnock. National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mid-Tidewater Chapter. 757-918-5409.

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

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

Country Music Singer/Songwriter Philip Gibbs, 6 p.m. NN Burger, 62 Irvington Road, Kilmarnock.

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

Christine Whitaker Wiggins, 8-11 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. 435-0000.

9 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.

Country Breakfast, 7-10 a.m. Lancaster Union Lodge #88 A.F & A.M., 48 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. $10. Ages 5 and younger, uniformed military and law enforcement eat free.

Plant Sale, 9 a.m.-noon.  Wicomico Parish Church, 5191 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Wicomico Church. Northern Neck Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society. 10% discount on plants for any new members joining the Virginia Native Plant Society on plant sale day.

The Grace Furniture Grab, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Parking lot adjacent to Lester’s Barber Shop on Irvington Road, Kilmarnock.

Interfaith Service Council Open House Celebration, 10 a.m.-noon. Interfaith Warehouse, 1086 Harris Road, Kilmarnock. Light refreshments.

Antique and Traditional Small Boat Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, 504 Main Street, Reedville. Boats on display, Nautical flea market, vendors, music, food, beer garden, yard sales, creek tours on the Elva C. $5 adults. 453-6529.

Living History: Commemoration of 1791 Emancipation of Slaves by Robert Carter III, 11 a.m. First Baptist Church, 3585 Courthouse Road, Heathsville. Program: “Freedom! Or Not?” The story of freed Carter slave Sarah, based on true events. Storyteller: Sheila Arnold Jones.

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

Middle Peninsula African-American Genealogical and Historical Society of Virginia, 11 a.m. Essex County Public Library, 117 North Church Lane, Tappahannock. For experienced researchers, novices and all persons interested in African-American genealogy and history.

Seine n’ Splash, 1 p.m. Picnic Area, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Sails, 1:30-4 p.m. Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, 504 Main Street, Reedville. Aboard the Claud W. Somers. $25 members, $30 adults, $15 ages 12 and younger. Reservations, 453-6529. Walk-ons accepted, space permitting.

Crab Feast, 2:30-5 p.m. Morattico Waterfront Museum, 6584 Morattico Road, Morattico. $35, adults; $10, ages 6-12; free ages 5 and younger. Crabs served at 3 p.m., other food available. Bring your own crab knife. No pests, no containers. Reservations/tickets, 761-6213, or moratticowaterfrontmuseum@yahoo.com.

Crabbing 101, 3 p.m. Fishing Pier, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. $2. 462-5030.

10 Sunday

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

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

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

Widowed Persons Luncheon, after church. Crazy Crab, Reedville. 453-6824.

Blessing of the Backpacks, 11 a.m. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 3020 Fleeton Road, Reedville. Free will offering.

Aww Shucks, Oysters! 1 p.m., Motor Boat Launch, Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. 462-5030.

Memory Lane Car Club, 3 p.m. Boys and Girls Club of the Northern Neck, 517 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Cruise-in follows at 4 p.m. Anyone interested in collector vehicles welcome. 435-6171.

11 Monday

AA, noon. Palmer Hall.

AA, 8 p.m. Fairfields Baptist.

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

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

Five Rivers Fiber Guild, 10 a.m. Wicomico Parish Fellowship Hall, 5191 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Wicomico Church. Members will display their international textiles.

Northern Neck Neuro-Muscular Support Group, 10:30 a.m., Beale Memorial Baptist Church, Tappahannock. Speaker: Sylvia Massey. Topic: Home safety for people with disabilities. 580-7315.

Mind & Muscle Session, 11 a.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Topic: Healthy Foods. Speakers: RWC culinary services. Complimentary luncheon at noon. Reservations required, 438-4000.

Cobbs Hall Chapter, NSDAR, 1 p.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. Speaker: Page Henley. Topic: “Leedstown Resolves.”

Audubon Picnic, 5 p.m. Belle Isle State Park, 1632 Belle Isle Road, Lancaster. Bring a salad, main dish or dessert to share. Broad meeting, 4 p.m.. Bird walk, 6 p.m.

Chicken Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m. American Legion Post 117, 39 American Legion Way, Reedville. Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, baked beans, salad, rolls, soft drinks, iced tea and desserts. $10 adults, $5 ages 11 and younger.

Northumberland School Board, 5 p.m. NHS auditorium, 210 Academic Lane, Claraville.

Northern Neck Beekeepers, 7 p.m. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Parish Hall, Heathsville.

Community Chorus, 7 p.m. Tappahannock Memorial United Methodist Church, 345 Earl Street, Tappahannock. All singers welcome, no audition necessary.

Kilmarnock Planning Commission, 7 p.m. Town Hall, 1 North Main Street, Kilmarnock.

12 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.

Woman’s Club of Northumberland County, 12:30 p.m. WCNC Clubhouse, 2928 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. Speaker: Alice Cooper. Topic: A Book Tech Mobile for Northumberland County.

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

Lancaster School Board, 6:30 p.m. LCPS Annex, 235 School Street, Kilmarnock.

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

Marine Corps League, 7:30 p.m. Moose Lodge Family Center, Callao.

13 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.

Lancaster County Woman’s Club, noon. LCWC Clubhouse, 16 Mary Ball Place, Lancaster. Luncheon,

Parkinson’s Support Group, 1 p.m. Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury, 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington. 435-9553. Game day, inside and out.

Mission Dinner, 5-7 p.m. Kilmarnock UMC, 89 East Church Street, Kilmarnock. Donations to benefit Addy Ashburn. Menu: ham, macaroni and cheese, green beans, rolls, homemade desserts. 435-1797.

Neck Soil & Water Conservation District Board, 6:30 p.m. Northern Neck Planning District Commission Conference Room, 483 Main Street, Warsaw.

Chesapeake Chorale Rehearsal, 7 p.m. Kilmarnock UMC, 89 East Church Street, Kilmarnock, Rehearsals will continue on Mondays through November.

Colonial History Program, 7 p.m. Kingston Parish Hall, 370 Main Street, Mathews. Sponsor: Mathews County Historical Society. Speaker: Robert Teagle. Topic: Colonial Virginia: Life and the Church of England Intertwined.

14 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.

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

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

Band Night, 4-9 p.m. Sal’s Pizza, Kilmarnock. 10% of profits go to LHS Band.

Northumberland Supervisors, 5 p.m. Northumberland County Courts Building, 39 Judicial Place, Heathsville. Public hearings, 7 p.m.

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.

Irvington Town Council, 6:30 p.m. Town Office, 235 Steamboat Road, Irvington.

Bob Wilson, 7-9 p.m. Willaby’s on the Rappahannock, 327 Old Ferry Road, White Stone. Easy listening favorites. 435-0000.

“An Evening With….. Frank and Carol Burke,” 7-8:30 p.m. The Bay Center for Spiritual Development, 31 Noblett Lane, Kilmarnock. Topic: The Enneagram of Personality. Presentation, questions and answers, refreshments. $10 donation suggested. RSVP, 436-3101.