Upcoming 09-17-20

Music on the Cliffs

Music on the Cliffs will continue from 6-8 p.m. September 19 at Westmoreland State Park, 145 Cliff Road, Montross. Hard To Tell will perform in the open field behind the visitor center. Wine may be purchased by the glass from General’s Ridge Vineyard.

Guests are urged to bring their own blankets and chairs. Face coverings are required in all park facilities and where social distancing is not possible.

Paint night

RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will hold a “Mystery Paint Night” from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, September 24. Attendees will complete an acrylic painting on a stretched canvas. The subject matter will be revealed that night.

Instructor and artist Doug Mock will lead the class. Bring a favorite beverage, snacks and mask. To register, call 436-9309.

Plant Sale

The Northern Neck Chapter of the Virginia Native Plant Society (NNNPS) will conduct its annual Native Plant Sale September 19-October 10 at Dug In Farms, 155 Fleets Bay Road, White Stone.

Plants may be purchased any time the farm is open. NNNPS members will be on site from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturdays to provide advice in choosing plants.

Spaghetti dinner

The Upper Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department, 5170 Mary Ball Road, Lively, will host a drive-thru spaghetti dinner from 4-7 p.m. September 21. The menu will include spaghetti, salad, garlic bread and dessert.

Tickets, $12, can be purchased from any ULVFD firefighter, at The Corner and Chesapeake Bank in Lively or Ace Hardware and Noblett Appliance in Kilmarnock.

Children First

The Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Services Board’s Prevention, Health and Wellness Division is providing Virtual Children First Program co-parenting classes to support communication for families experiencing the challenges of transition through separation and/or divorce.

Classes are scheduled from 4-8 p.m. September 24, October 29, November 19 and December 17. The fee is $50. Pre-registration and payment is required at least seven days prior to class. Register at 642-5402, or prevent@mpnn.state.va.us.

Free webinar

The Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Services Board’s Prevention, Health and Wellness Division will offer Navigating the Future Through Hope, Healing and Optimism, from noon to 1 p.m. September 30 and October 23.

The free webinar will be led by Dr. Jim Harris, Ed., D., MSW, owner of Opportunities Consulting Services and associate director of the Autism Training Center at Marshal University. Register at www.surveymonkey.com/r/drharris2020, or call 642-5402.