Upcoming 03-09-23

Barbecue lunch

The Kiwanis Club of the Northern Neck will serve a barbecue lunch from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, March 10, at the Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Neck, 415 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. The menu will include pulled pork barbecue, rolls, baked beans, cole slaw, hush puppies, dessert and beverages.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for ages 5-12, and free for those younger than 5. Tickets may be purchased from any Kiwanis member or at the door.

Season passes

Music on the Half Shell 2023 season passes will be sold March 10-April 28 at kilmarnockva.ticketleap.com. Season passes are $50 per person; individual show tickets are $10. Children younger than age 5 will be admitted free with a paying adult.

Concerts include May 26, Soul Expressions; June 15, 2nd Sole; July 7, Steve Bassett & The Mystic Soul Bubbas; August 17, The Mullins Sisters; September 1, Trademark Band; September 22, Black Cat Murphy; and October 6, Shades of Gray. Shows start at 7 p.m. at Town Centre Park, 150 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Gates open at 6 p.m.

HCW crafting

Historyland Community Workshop currently meets at 10 a.m. first and third Mondays at Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock.

The group works on individual and group crafts and enjoys the fellowship of each other in preparation for an annual sale. Proceeds from the sale support scholarships for Lancaster and Northumberland students and local libraries. New members are welcome.

Online auction

The Lancaster Virginia Historical Society “Attic Treasures and Great Garage Finds” virtual estate sale will be held online March 22-29 at bigredauctions.hibid.com and anyone can bid.

Donations for the sale should be brought to 8346 Mary Ball Road in Lancaster from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays or Fridays through March 10.

Steamboat lecture

The Second Saturday Series will continue at 3:30 p.m. March 11, at the Steamboat Era Museum, 156 King Carter Drive, Irvington.

R. Bruce Burgess and William A. Fox will discuss the life and accomplishments of Robert H. Burgess, Chesapeake Bay historian, curator, author, photographer, freelance writer, woodcarver and lecturer. Tickets are $5. Purchase tickets at shop.SteamboatEraMuseum.org/programs/.

Fashion show

The Game Changers of Middlesex will hold a Soul Train Fashion Show from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, March 11, at St. Clare Walker Middle School, 6814 General Puller Highway, Locust Hill.

Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased from minister Davelin Gresham 539-2791, Linda Young 296-6357 or Frankie Acree 296-2382.

Classic farce

The Westmoreland Players (TWP) will present “Noises Off” through Sunday, March 12, at TWP Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. For tickets, call 529-9345, tickets@westmorelandplayers.org or visit www.westmorelandplayers.org.

Tickets are $25 adults, $15 students for shows at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 10 ($20 adults, $10 students); and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12.

Sundays at Two

The Lancaster Community Library (LCL) Sundays at Two winter lecture series will continue March 12 with Josh Sherbin of Shyft Group and March 19 with Julien Patterson of Compass Entertainment Center.

The lectures will begin at 2 p.m. at LCL, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock.

Concerts by the Bay

The Concerts by the Bay series will continue with Jeff Little on March 12, and Judy Carmichael on April 23. Both shows will begin at 3 p.m. at the Harry M. Ward Auditorium, Mathews High School, 9889 Buckley Hall Road, Mathews.

Little performs old time, country, bluegrass, rockabilly and blues on the piano. Carmichael performs stride and swing on the piano. Tickets are $25 at the door, per person for each show. Students are admitted free. For tickets, visit http://www.concertsbythebay.org/.

Tavern BBQ

Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville, will offer a takeout BBQ dinner from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, March 12. The menu will include pulled pork, baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, bun and brownies.

The fee is $25. Pay in advance at rhhtfoundationinc.org, or the Tavern Gift Shoppe.

Woman’s club

The Woman’s Club of Northumberland County (WCNC) will meet at noon Tuesday, March 14, at the WCNC Clubhouse, 2928 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg.

Lisa Hull, tourism and economic development coordinator for the Northern Neck Planning District Commission, will be the guest speaker.  She will highlight interesting things for people of all ages to do in the Northern Neck.