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To help put children on the path to literacy, the Northumberland Public Library in Heathsville is presenting “1000 Books Before Kindergarten,” a program to introduce and motivate parents and caregivers to read to newborns, infants and toddlers. Parents and caregivers are invited to attend an information night at the library on Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. For more information call: 580-5051.
A public meeting to discuss the long-range plan for Belle Isle State Park will be held on Sept. 29, 6 p.m., at the park visitor center in Lancaster. Staff with the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation will provide an overview of proposed updates to the park’s master plan. Comments about this master plan update will be accepted through Oct. 29. Written comments should be submitted to email@example.com.
THE FRIENDS OF THE NORTHUMBERLAND LIBRARY ARE SPONSORING PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES WITH BILL HARRISON ON TWO THURSDAYS, SEPTEMBER 22 AND 29 FROM 7 TO 9 P.M. AT THE LIBRARY. TUITION IS $25 PER CLASS OR $45 FOR BOTH. TICKETS MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE LIBRARY IN HEATHSVILLE. FOR DETAILS CALL (804) 580- 5051 DURING LIBRARY HOURS.
Montross Fall Festival presents the 8th Annual Chandler 3 Miler and 1 Mile Kids Run.The race will be held in the morning of October 1st starting at the Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad. For more information go to http://wlathletics.wmlcps.org/ or contact Cole Vanover at (804) 493 8015.
St. Margaret’s School is excited to announce a volleyball clinic on Saturday, October 1, from 10:00am-12:30pm. Welcoming girls of all experience levels, the clinic will include group exercises and individualized instruction. The clinic is free of charge, includes lunch and is open to girls in grades 6-10. To register online, visit www.sms.org/volleyball. Contact Athletic Director, Cynthia Walker ’99, at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for more information.
Mark your calendar to attend Warsaw Rotary Club’s annual OKTOBERFEST on Saturday October 1st from 5:00pm to 10:00pm at Main Street Park in Warsaw. Featuring live music from the Honkeytonk Heroes. Beer wine and food vendors on site. For more information call 804-394-2102, (Ext. 203) or email email@example.com.
The Northumberland High School Class of 1981 featuring Classes of 1980, 1982, & 1983 will be having a “Glam and Glitter Formal Event” on Saturday, October 1st, 2016 at the Banquet Hall in Warsaw from 6:00 pm until. There will be music, good food, and plenty fun for all.
Beale Memorial Baptist Church in Tappahannock is having a Library Tea on Sunday, Oct. 2, from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. The guest speaker is local author, Ronnie Sidney II. Light refreshments will be served. Please call if you have any questions, 804-443-2550
The Northumberland County Chapter of the American Red Cross will be holding a Blood Drive on Tuesday, October 4 from Noon until 6:00 pm at First Baptist Church in Heathsville. Remember to drink plenty of water, eat a good meal and bring your photo I.D. For more information call 1-800- REDCROSS OR to schedule a time call 804-580-4933.
The Northern Neck Chapter 1823 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association meets on Tuesday, October 4, at 1:00 p.m., at the China Inn Restaurant in Warsaw. After lunch, Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield representative Linda Fletcher will review the 2017 changes in the Federal health insurance program. Current, former and retired Federal employees, spouses and survivor annuitants are invited. The NARFE Chapter 1823 executive board will meet at noon. For more information, call 804.450.3919.