Upcoming 11-16-17

Barefoot in Callao

The Westmoreland Players, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao, will present “Barefoot in the Park” through November 19.

Shows will be staged at 3 p.m. November 18 and 19, and 7:30 p.m. November 16 and 17. Regular show tickets will be $25 for adults and $10 for students. For reservations, visit westmorelandplayers.org, or call 529-9345.

String quartet

The Rappahannock Concert Association will present the Tesla Quartet at 7:30 p.m. Friday, November 17, at the Performing Arts Theater, Northumberland High School, 201 Academic Lane, Heathsville.

Adult tickets are $25 each. Students are admitted free. Purchase tickets at rappahannockconcerts.org, or 1-866-217-8149.

Paint night:Poinsettia

The RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will host a paint night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, November 17. The topic will be “Poinsettia.” The instructor will be Renate Bumgarner.

Patrons may bring a beverage of their choice. Snacks will be provided. For fees and registration, visit the center, or call 436-9309.

On Stage

The Rappahannock Foundation for the Arts 2017-18 On Stage series will present Robin and Linda Williams on November 18 at the Lancaster Middle School Theater, 191 School Street, Kilmarnock. Upcoming concerts will include John Brown Little Big Band, ‘Holiday in Swing’ Concert, December 16; MozART, March 9; and Sons of Serendip, April 14.

Admission is by season subscription, or $39, if tickets are available. To purchase tickets, call 438-5555, or visit rappahannockfoundation.org.

Spaghetti dinner

The American Legion Adams Post 86 and the Ladies Auxiliary will serve a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, November 18, at the Post Home, 882 Waverly Avenue, Kilmarnock. The menu will include spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, breadsticks, desserts, iced tea and coffee. Dinners can be eaten in, or carried out.

Tickets are $12 and $6 for those younger than 12. Tickets are available at Lester’s Barber Shop, from Heather at 436-7466, or at the door while they last.

Spell musical

The Lancaster Players will present “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through November 18. Shows will be staged at 8 p.m. November 16, 17 and 18 at The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone.

The theater and bar will open an hour prior to performances. Tickets are $20. To purchase tickets, visit lancasterplayers.org, or call 435-3776.

Benefit concert

Flautist Laura Row and pianist Neil Smart, performing as Silver and Ivory, will present a benefit concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 19, at Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock.

Contributions will benefit the Northern Neck Middlesex County Free Health Clinic and the Boys and Girls Club of the Northern Neck.

Tree festival

The 20th anniversary Festival of the Trees event will be held November 30 through December 2 at the Northern Neck Family YMCA, 39 William B. Graham Court, Kilmarnock. The event will open with a free open house November 30 featuring holiday music, refreshments, silent auction and door prizes.

The festival will conclude December 2 with a gala and auction finale from 7 to 10 p.m., featuring local cuisine and beverages. Gala tickets are $50. For tickets to the gala, email liz.allen@peninsulaymca.org, or call 435-0223.

Golden Village Christmas

Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville, will host Golden Village Christmas from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 2.

This celebration of Christmas-tide will include shopping, greenery, music, Santa, baked goods, artisan wares, seasonal produce, a $1 children’s shopping area.

Wreaths

The Chesapeake Bay Garden Club will make and sell boxwood wreaths and trees November 30 at Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville. Wreaths are $25 each and additional bows are $3 each.

To order, contact Sharon Lemke, salemke@va.metrocast.net, or visit chesbaygc.org.Wreaths can be claimed from 1 to 3 p.m. November 30

Wall of Honor

Throughout November, Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury will salute residents who served the country with a Veterans Wall of Honor exhibit in the facility’s Gallery Hall. Residents and community members are invited to view the Veterans Wall of Honor exhibition from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Tree of Love

Richmond County Museum will hold its “Tree of Love Celebration and Holiday Illumination” at 5 p.m. December 3 at the 1748 Courthouse, Richmond Road, Warsaw.

Individuals support this event by purchasing red, green and white lights which are placed on the live evergreen in the courtyard between the courthouse and the museum. Names of honorees are read aloud. There will be caroling and refreshments. Lights may be purchased by calling the museum, 333-3607.

English Tea

The Friends of the Northumberland Public Library (NPL) will sponsor an English Tea from 3 to 5 p.m. December 3 at Westlawn, 7232 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.

Tickets are available at NPL, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville. Tickets are $40. Proceeds will benefit the NPL Tech Mobile.

Two on Tap

The Two on Tap performance initially scheduled for October 22 will be presented at 3 p.m. December 3, at the Mathews High School Auditorium, 9889 Buckley Hall Road, Mathews. Students from Bayside Youth Ballet will participate in the performance sponsored by Concerts by the Bay.

Tickets are $25 at the door and students through high school are admitted free. Tickets purchased for the previous date will be honored.

Misteltoe & Mimosas

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum will kick off Christmas on Cockrell’s Creek with “Mistletoe and Mimosas,” a fashion show and luncheon at 10:30 a.m. December 8 at Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville.

The event will feature fashions by Dream’s Fashion Boutique in Burgess. Tickets are $30 each and may be purchased at Fashion Boutique.

Winter Wonderland

The Town of White Stone will ring in the Christmas season with the annual Winter Wonderland Celebration from 4 to 7 p.m. December 9 at the Village Green on Rappahannock Drive, White Stone.

There will be caroling, food and tree lighting. Santa will arrive at 5:30 p.m.

DIY arts & crafts night

The RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will host a Do It Yourself Arts & Crafts Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. December 2. Patrons will be given two wine glasses to paint or etch.

Instructors will be Kendra Hunt and Marilyn Sprouse. Patrons may bring a beverage of their choice. Snacks will be provided. For fees and registration, visit the center, or call 436-9309.

Mowtown show

American Legion Post 241 and Creative Productions will present Motown & Friends Flashback Lip-sync Show December 16 at St. Clare Walker Middle School, 6814 General Puller Highway, Locust Hill. A food and dance party with DJ Wayne Jessie will be held from 3 to 4:45 p.m. The show will start at 5 p.m.

Tickets are $15. To purchase tickets, call William Bagby, 824-8921; Cynthia Beverley, 815-8426; Kelvin Taylor, 776-7691; or Vincent Carter, 757-751-3900.

Country breakfast

Lancaster Union Lodge #88 A.F. & A.M. will serve an all-you-can-eat country breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. December 9 at the Lodge, 48 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. The cost is $10. Ages 5 and younger eat free.

Paint night

The RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will host a paint night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. December 15. The topic will be “Light Up Canvas.” The instructor will be Kendra Hunt. Participants will be given a canvas, battery operated lights and options to trace a design or sketch their own, using acrylic paints and brushes to complete a 16 x 20 canvas painting.

Patrons may bring a beverage of their choice. Snacks will be provided. For fees and registration, visit the center, or call 436-9309.


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