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Who done it?

Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” continues through Sunday, March 17, at The Westmoreland Players Theatre, 16217 Richmond Road, Callao. The murder mystery will be staged at 7:30 p.m. March 14 and 15 and 3 p.m. March 16 and 17.

Adult tickets are $25 and student tickets are $10, except March 14 when they are $20 and $8 respectively. For reservations, contact, or 529-9345.


The Rappahannock Garden Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at Grace Episcopal Church, 303 South Main Street, Kilmarnock.

Member and Master Gardener Debbie Burgess will explain how to get the most out of a cut flower garden. She also will share her in-depth knowledge and expertise of growing and showing to guarantee a blue ribbon.

Adult Paint Night

RAL Art Center, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock, will host an adult paint workshop, “Full Moon Bloom,” from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, March 15. The instructor will be Marilyn Sprouse.

The fee is $30 for members and $35 for others. Participants may bring a beverage of their choice. To register, call 436-9309.

Arts Alive!

The Arts Alive! exhibit for March at the Northumberland Public Library (NPL) features the photography of Larry Jenkins Jr.

A reception with refreshments will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, March 15, at NPL, 7204 Northumberland Highway, Heathsville.


Alpha Delta Kappa sorority will host bingo at 6 p.m. Friday, March 15, at the Hayden Building at Dream Fields, 1385 Irvington Road, Kilmarnock.

Given by Alpha Delta Kappa Sorority, the bingo benefits future teacher-to-be scholarships. The fee is $20 for 14 games, prizes and refreshments.

Duke Ellington

Tribute concert

The Rappahannock Concert Association will present a Duke Ellington Tribute concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at the Northumberland County Schools Performing Arts Theater, 201 Academic Lane, Heathsville.

Adult tickets are $25. Students are admitted free. For $60, adults may purchase tickets for three of the remaining four 2018-19 season concerts. Purchase tickets at, 1-888-210-8006, or at the door.


Rappahannock Community College, Richmond County Public Schools Multicultural and Diversity Committee and Richmond County Museum will present Calvin Earl, storyteller and preservationist of African-American Spirituals, at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at the RCC Lecture Hall, 52 Campus Drive, Warsaw.

Garden club

The Kilmarnock Garden Club will meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Kilmarnock Baptist Church, 65 East Church Street, Kilmarnock. Bring a dish to share. Beverages will be provided.

Preservation awards

The Preservation Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula (PNNMP) annual awards meeting and luncheon will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 21, at Wellford Hall, St. John’s Church, Warsaw.

Kirsten Moffitt, conservator and materials analyst at Colonial Williamsburg, will present “Using Microscopy to Reveal the Historic Colors of Virginia.” The fee is $25 for members and $30 for others. Reservations are required: PNNMP, P.O. Box 691, Warsaw, VA 22572, or 394-3102.  

Author luncheon

Southside Sentinel columnist and author Mary Wakefield Buxton of Urbanna will be the featured speaker at the 30th annual Book and Author luncheon at noon March 22 at Providence Baptist Church, 3501 Providence Road, Hayes.

Tickets are $30 each and can be purchased at the Silver Box in Gloucester or 694-3100.

Spaghetti dinner

The Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad (UKLVRS) will serve a spaghetti dinner from 5-8 p.m. April 13 at the UKLVRS Building, 123 Norris Road, Lively.

The menu will include salad, spaghetti, garlic bread, dessert, tea, lemonade and water. Donations welcome.

Labyrinth walk

The Bay Center for Spiritual Development, 31 Noblett Lane, Kilmarnock, will host a noon labyrinth walk Wednesday, March 20, to celebrate the spring equinox.

A fire pit and good company will be provided. Bring a lawn chair and lunch. Donations are encouraged to help the work of the Bay Center.

Indoor yard sale

An indoor yard sale to benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter is held regularly at the Northumberland School Administration Building, 2172 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg.

Hours are 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Fridays, and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays.


Commonwealth Senior Living at Kilmarnock will present a documentary at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at Grace Episcopal Church, 303 South Main Street, Kilmarnock.

The documentary Edith & Eddy will be featured with a presentation by Roy Bredder, elder law attorney. Refreshments will be served. To register, call Jill White, 435-9896 Ext. 121.

Easter egg hunt

The Richmond County Public Library at Rappahannock Community College-Warsaw, 52 College Drive, Warsaw, will hold its annual Easter egg hunt for area children and their families at 11 a.m. April 13.

After the hunt, the library will offer crafts and a free hot dog lunch, followed at noon by a magic show with magician Jonathan Austin. In the event of bad weather, indoor activities will continue.

Rappahannock Record Staff
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