Upcoming 03-18-21

Sippin’ Saturday

Triple V Farms, Vines, Vodka or Vinegar, 3138 Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, Tipers, will present Sippin’ Saturday from noon-6 p.m. March 20 with Grayson Torrence from 1-4 p.m.

Fun on the Patio

General’s Ridge Vineyard, 1618 Weldons Road, Hague, will host Fun on the Patio from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, March 20, with music by Dave “Smitty” Smith.

Free shows

The Westmoreland Players have recorded two new productions, “DMV Tyrant” and “Mere Mortals.” Both will be available free for streaming March 19, 20 and 21. Reservations are required; visit www.westmorelandplayers.org.

Virtual history

The Lancaster Virginia Historical Society’s “Zooming In On Local History: Virtual Speaker Series II” will continue at 3 p.m. April 1 with “Belle Isle, the Bertrand Family, and the Huguenot-Anglican Refuge in Early Virginia,” by Dr. Lonnie H. Lee.

The series is free for members and $5 for others. Register at www.mkt.com/maryball or 462-7280. A valid email address is required.

Wine Down

Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock, hosts Friday Night Wine Downs from 5-8 p.m., with music by Bob Wilson from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Fresh sangria made weekly, featuring a Good Luck Cellars wine, are offered as supplies last from noon-5 p.m. on Sundays. During colder months, a warm, seasonal version is offered.

History lecture

The Middlesex County Museum and Historical Society (MCMHS) will present an online lecture by Dr. David A. Brown at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 21. The topic will be “Archaeological Discoveries in Urbanna: the Sandwich, Gressit and Lister Properties.” 

To request the Zoom link or telephone dial-in number for this lecture, email middlesexmuseum@va.metrocast.net, sign up at middlesexmuseum.com, or call 758-3663.

Tavern fare

Historic Christ Church & Museum (HCC&M), 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, will host a “Colonial Tavern Fare” event from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, March 20. The drive-thru, pick-up menu will offer three entrée choices: prime rib of beef, ham or salmon. Meals also will feature biscuits with butter, a broccoli Caesar salad, asparagus, bread pudding and gluten-free chocolate cake.

Tickets are $30 per meal, ordered in advance, and can be purchased at ChristChurch1735.ticketleap.com.

Gardening seminar

The Northern Neck Master Gardeners will present the Gardening in the Northern Neck seminar virtually by Zoom from 8:45 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 20. The theme is “Be Intentional: Create Livable, Edible, Sustainable Garden Spaces.”

The fee is $25. To register, visit www.nnmg.org call the Virginia Cooperative Extension Northumberland County Office, 580-5694.

Plants and pollinators

The Northern Neck Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society will host a virtual Zoom meeting at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 18. Betsy Washington will present “Native Plants & Their Pollinators.” To register and receive Zoom instructions, email nnvnps@gmail.com.