Upcoming 12-19-19

Christmas Bazaar

The Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, 123 Norris Road, Lancaster, will hold a Christmas Bazaar from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, December 21. Crafts, jewelry, soups and baked goods will be available for purchase.

On Stage

The Rappahannock Foundation for the Arts On Stage concert series will continue Saturday, December 21 with The Barefoot Movement; March 14 with Leahy; and April 18 with Face 2 Face.

All concerts are staged at the Lancaster Middle School Theater, 191 School Street, Kilmarnock. Admission is by season subscription, $39 in advance or $45 at the door. Call the box office, 438-5555.

Harp CDs

Susan Anthony-Tolbert of Heathsville recently released two CDs to celebrate the Christmas season, “Frost and Light for My Harp (Vivaldi Concertos and Italian Carols for the Holidays)” and “Very Early Christmas Music: Gregorian Chant, Plainsong and Canons: Gold for My Harp.”

Proceeds will benefit the Northumberland County Historical Society on Back Street in Heathsville and the Lancaster Virginia Historical Society in Lancaster. Copies may be purchased at either society headquarters.

Shrimp & oysters

The Upper Lancaster Volunteer Fire Department will hold an “all-you-can-eat” shrimp and oyster dinner January 25 at the Lively Firehouse, 5170 Mary Ball Road, Lively. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m., dinner will be served from 4-7 p.m.

The fee is $40. Hot dogs, bean soup and soft drinks are included. Beer and wine are extra. Purchase tickets by January 19 at Chesapeake Bank and Corner Bar and Grill in Lively, Noblett in Kilmarnock, Sonabank in Burgess, or the Lively Firehouse on Saturdays, January 4, 11 and 18.

Chamber music

Campbell Memorial Presbyterian Church, 3712 Weems Road, Weems, will hold an open house and chamber music concert Saturday, December 21. The open house will start at 3 p.m.; the chamber music concert with violinist Moises Bonella Cunha and pianist Daniel Inamorato will begin at 3:30 p.m.

The open house will feature a nativity display provided by church members. The suggested donation of $10 will benefit the Northern Neck Orchestra.