Jan
16
Tue
Red Cross Blood Drive @ Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Dept.
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage. The next blood drive will be at the Tappahannock-Essex Volunteer Fire Department on Tuesday, January 16th from 1-7pm.

Jan
17
Wed
Chesapeake Academy Scholarship
Jan 17 all-day

Does your child consistently demonstrate strong, positive character and academic success? Then we have an opportunity for you! Chesapeake Academy (in Irvington) is looking for the first recipient of the H. Hiter Harris, Jr. Merit Scholarship. This merit scholarship is open to any student not currently enrolled at Chesapeake Academy who without tuition assistance may not be able to consider application. The recipient will receive a 50% tuition reduction annually while enrolled at Chesapeake Academy. Students who are currently in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade may apply by contacting Hilary Scott, Director of Admission, at 804.438.5575 for additional information. Deadline is March 1, 2018. This opportunity could shift your child’s future! www.chesapeakeacademy.org

Lancaster Library Lottery @ Lancaster Community Library
Jan 17 all-day

The Lancaster Community Library Lottery is going on now until January 20th. Buy
your ticket early this year and get in on the Early Bird Drawing of $1,000 plus you only pay
$95. December 22nd is the last day to get in on this bonus prize! A group of up to 10
people can share a ticket, so get together with your co-workers, friends, neighbors, or family
and buy a ticket.

There is also a first prize of $2,000 and Grand Prize of $10,000!

You can stop by the Library Monday through Saturday or call 435-1729. You can also go
online and download an application at www.lancasterlibrary.org. The Lottery goes a long
way to help maintain and run this wonderful community amenity and you will have a chance
to win some money too!

Democratic Primary Public Forum @ Mathews Boys and Girls Club
Jan 17 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

On Sunday, January 21, 2018, CircleUp Middle Peninsula will sponsor a Public Forum for the candidates running for the First Congressional District Democratic Primary at the Mathews Boys and Girls Club. The forum is scheduled from 3-5 PM, doors open at 2:30.

All five candidates will participate in a two-hour forum moderated by Rachel Bitecofer, Ph.D., Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.

The five candidates include Tom Hicks, Edwin Santana, Ryan Sawyers, John Suddarth, and Vangie Williams.

The public may submit questions for the moderator’s consideration. Questions must be sent to circleupmidpen@gmail.com by January 17, 2018.

This event is in place of the monthly CircleUp Middle Peninsula meeting.

Wednesday Word of Worship in the Neck @ The Community's Christian Church
Jan 17 @ 7:15 pm
The Community’s Christian Church in Warsaw will be continuing their “Wednesday Word of Worship in the Neck” series on January 17th at 7:15 p.m. Special guests will be Pastor Rose Curry and the Willie Chapel Baptist Church Family. We invite you to come  and join us in this spiritually uplifting “Northern Neck Community Worship Experience”.

 

Jan
18
Thu
Rappatomac Writers Meeting @ Java Jacks Cafe
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Rappatomac Writers Critique Group will next meet Thursday, January 18 at Java Jacks Cafe in Tappahannock. Meet and eat lunch at Noon and share your creativity from 1 – 3pm.

Red Cross Blood Drive @ Warsaw Baptist Church
Jan 18 @ 1:30 pm – 6:30 pm

This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage. The next blood drive will be at Warsaw Baptist Church on Thursday, January 18th from 1:30 – 6:30pm.

Jan
19
Fri
Chesapeake Academy Scholarship
Jan 19 all-day

Does your child consistently demonstrate strong, positive character and academic success? Then we have an opportunity for you! Chesapeake Academy (in Irvington) is looking for the first recipient of the H. Hiter Harris, Jr. Merit Scholarship. This merit scholarship is open to any student not currently enrolled at Chesapeake Academy who without tuition assistance may not be able to consider application. The recipient will receive a 50% tuition reduction annually while enrolled at Chesapeake Academy. Students who are currently in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade may apply by contacting Hilary Scott, Director of Admission, at 804.438.5575 for additional information. Deadline is March 1, 2018. This opportunity could shift your child’s future! www.chesapeakeacademy.org

Lancaster Library Lottery @ Lancaster Community Library
Jan 19 all-day

The Lancaster Community Library Lottery is going on now until January 20th. Buy
your ticket early this year and get in on the Early Bird Drawing of $1,000 plus you only pay
$95. December 22nd is the last day to get in on this bonus prize! A group of up to 10
people can share a ticket, so get together with your co-workers, friends, neighbors, or family
and buy a ticket.

There is also a first prize of $2,000 and Grand Prize of $10,000!

You can stop by the Library Monday through Saturday or call 435-1729. You can also go
online and download an application at www.lancasterlibrary.org. The Lottery goes a long
way to help maintain and run this wonderful community amenity and you will have a chance
to win some money too!

Jan
20
Sat
Lancaster Library Lottery @ Lancaster Community Library
Jan 20 all-day

The Lancaster Community Library Lottery is going on now until January 20th. Buy
your ticket early this year and get in on the Early Bird Drawing of $1,000 plus you only pay
$95. December 22nd is the last day to get in on this bonus prize! A group of up to 10
people can share a ticket, so get together with your co-workers, friends, neighbors, or family
and buy a ticket.

There is also a first prize of $2,000 and Grand Prize of $10,000!

You can stop by the Library Monday through Saturday or call 435-1729. You can also go
online and download an application at www.lancasterlibrary.org. The Lottery goes a long
way to help maintain and run this wonderful community amenity and you will have a chance
to win some money too!

American Legion Meeting @ American Legion Adams Post 86
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

American Legion Adams Post 86 in Kilmarnock invites all veterans to meet individually and privately with Rita Chandler, Accredited Service Officer, from the American Legion Department of Virginia on Saturday, January 20th, from 8am to 5pm. Veterans, dependants and survivors should bring a copy of their DD Form 214, DD form 215, or for WWII veterans, a VD Form. If you have any questions or need transportation, call John Poundstone at 804-580-2029 or 410-913-1470.

Essex Democratic Committee Meeting @ Essex Public Library
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am
The Essex County Democratic Committee will meet on Saturday, January 20th at 10am in the conference room of the Essex Public Library in Tappahannock. Anyone interested in becoming a member of the Democratic Committee is invited to attend!
The Healing Circle @ First Baptist Church Loretto
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm

First Baptist Church Loretto presents “The Healing Circle,” a healing and deliverance service on Saturday January 20th beginning at 3pm. Special geust speaker will be Prophet Nimmie S. Hickman of In the Spirit Ministries.

Jan
21
Sun
Democratic Primary Public Forum @ Mathews Boys and Girls Club
Jan 21 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

On Sunday, January 21, 2018, CircleUp Middle Peninsula will sponsor a Public Forum for the candidates running for the First Congressional District Democratic Primary at the Mathews Boys and Girls Club. The forum is scheduled from 3-5 PM, doors open at 2:30.

All five candidates will participate in a two-hour forum moderated by Rachel Bitecofer, Ph.D., Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University.

The five candidates include Tom Hicks, Edwin Santana, Ryan Sawyers, John Suddarth, and Vangie Williams.

The public may submit questions for the moderator’s consideration. Questions must be sent to circleupmidpen@gmail.com by January 17, 2018.

This event is in place of the monthly CircleUp Middle Peninsula meeting.

Jan
23
Tue
Red Cross Blood Drive @ Rappahannock General Hospital
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage. The next blood drive will be at Rappahannock General Hospital on Tuesday, January 23rd from 10 am – 2pm.