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Beatlemania Magic

The Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, March 3, will host Beatlemania Magic, a Beatles Tribute Band. The concert to benefit Candy Hall and Connie George will begin at 8 p.m. at the Lancaster Middle School Theater, 191 School Street, Kilmarnock.

Tickets are $25 for seats in the back or middle and $40 for the better seating. Tickets may be purchased at Noblett Appliance, Heads Up Hairworks, or [email protected].

Hake fish breakfast

Holley Graded School Museum & Art Gallery, 2439 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg, will host a hake fish breakfast beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 3. Breakfast will be served on site in the Visions Art Center and available for take-out.

Visit this historic landmark, take a tour of the museum and see the latest works of the resident award-winning artists, Jackie Leavitt and Karen Kagey. Photographer Bill Harrison is the featured artist for March.

Oyster roast

Smith Point Sea Rescue will hold its 24th oyster roast from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Little River Seafood, 440 Rock Town Road, Reedville. The menu will include raw and steamed oysters, clam chowder, hot dogs, soft drinks and coffee.

Tickets are $35 per person in advance, or $40 at the door. Ages 9 and younger will be admitted free. Beer, wine and oyster knives will be available for an additional fee. Advance tickets are available at Lilian Lumber Home Center, Burgess; Jett’s Hardware, Reedville; RW’s Sport Shop, Callao; Noblett Appliance, Kilmarnock; and from members.

RFM concert

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum will host a concert by The Meneely van Sante duo, featuring Janie Meneely and Rob van Sante, on Saturday, March 3, at Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville. A traditional sock burning will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the concert at 7 p.m.

The fee is $15 in advance or at the door. Proceeds will help support the skipjack Claud W. Somers. Advance tickets may be purchased at the museum, 504 Main Street, Reedville, or 453-6529.


The Lancaster Community Library’s Sundays at Two committee regrets to announce the program scheduled for March 4 has been cancelled due to unexpected circumstances.

On March 11, Dr. Phil Williams will present “The Eastern Question, the Crimean War—From Syria to Ukraine—Then and Now.”


The 2018 Viewpoints series at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury (RWC), 132 Lancaster Drive, Irvington, will open at 11 a.m. Monday, March 5. IIona Duncan will present “Divorce and Reconciliation with My Homeland.” For reservations, call 438-4000.

Upcoming speakers will include radio personality Nancy Travers on April 2, Carolyn Quinn of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on May 7 and music educator Dr. Cheryl Brown Davis on June 4. A complimentary lunch will be served. 

Winter lecture

The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum, 2018 Winter/Spring lecture series will continue at 7 p.m. Monday, March 5, at Festival Halle, 177 Main Street, Reedville. The upcoming lecture will feature Dr. James “Bud” Robertson’s discussion of “Lee, Jackson and the Virginia They Loved.”

The museum requests a $5 donation. Light refreshments will be served.

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. on second Saturdays at the Lodge, 48 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. The next breakfast will be March 10.

The fee is $10. Ages 5 and younger, uniformed military and law enforcement eat free.

Organ concert

 Abingdon Episcopal Church, 4645 George Washington Highway, White Marsh, will host organist Isabelle Demers at 5 p.m. March 10. Donations are welcome to the Arts at Abingdon Series.

RCA concerts

The Rappahannock Concert Association will present Ciarán Sheehan & Friends at 7:30 p.m. March 10 at the Northumberland County School Complex, 201 Academic Lane, Heathsville. The 2017-18 concert series will continue April 7 with solo pianist Alpin Hong.

Admission is by subscription or $25. Students are admitted free. Tickets are available at the door, 866-217-8149, or

Annual meeting

Preservation Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula will hold its annual meeting and luncheon at 11 a.m. March 15, at St. John’s Church, 5987 Richmond Road, Warsaw. Guest speaker Sumpter Priddy, noted authority on southern furniture, will give insights into the cabinet makers of the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula. 

The fee is $22 for members and $25 for others. Reservations are due by Thursday, March 8; call 394-3102.

Rappahannock Record Staff
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