Upcoming 5-14-20

Grandparents Camp

Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern Foundation is taking registrations for Grandparents Camp July 6-10. Grandparents and their favorite young person, ages 8-14, will spend half-day sessions with the Blacksmith Guild, Tavern Quilt Guild, Spinners & Weavers and Woodworkers Guild. Participants will make a project every day.

The fee is $100 per adult/child couple. Morning and afternoon sessions are available. To register, call 580-3377, or visit www.rhhtfoundationinc.org If health concerns dictate the cancellation of this program, participants may receive a refund.


The Lancaster Virginia Historical Society’s “Genealogy 101 for Beginners” course scheduled for June 17 and 24, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus situation. 

Barbecue dinner

Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern Foundation will conduct a takeout barbecue dinner fundraiser from 4-6 p.m. May 23 at The Tavern, 73 Monument Place, Heathsville. The fee is $20. Pre-purchase meals at www.rhhtfoundationinc.org.

Sid Mace will make pulled pork, barbecue sauce and baked beans. The meal also comes with  Tavern-made potato salad and coleslaw, a bun and brownies for dessert.