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University of Mary Washington events open to the public through May 2015

Posted on February 27, 2015 at 2:24 pm

  Note:  All events are held at 1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, unless otherwise listed.   Saturday, February 28 – Sunday, June 7   Spotlight Exhibition, Melchers’ The Crimson Rambler, exemplifies how the garden as subject matter was ideally suited to Melchers’ adoption of impressionistic painting; Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont, 224 Washington St., Falmouth; daily 10 a.m – 5 p.m., except Wednesdays, through March 31 museum closes at 4

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  • Economic Update Workshop and Lunch Has Been Rescheduled

    Posted on February 26, 2015 at 3:14 pm

      Due to bad weather in February, the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Callao has rescheduled the Economic Update Workshop to Saturday, March 21 at 1:00 PM in the church’s fellowship hall. This informative session will be presented by Vicki Thorpe and Anne Johns of Thrivent Financial and will cover the status of the current economy and its effect on investments and retirement.  Thrivent Financial is a financial services organization that

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  • Leedstown Resolutions sowed seeds of Revolution

    Posted on February 20, 2015 at 10:37 am

    A spirited sibling squabble will highlight The Northern Neck of Virginia Historical Society’s annual commemoration of the 1766 Leedstown Resolutions on Saturday, February 21 at 10 a.m. at historic Yeocomico Church near Kinsale in Westmoreland County. The famous resolutions were the first protest of “taxation without representation” and were directed to the British monarchy. The document was a forerunner of the Declaration of Independence 10 years later. This year’s observance

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  • Northern Neck Computer Users Group to meet February 21

    Posted on February 17, 2015 at 2:06 pm

    The Northern Neck Computer Users Group (NNCUG) will meet Saturday, February 21, 2015, at 10:00 am at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury.  BJ McMillan will present an overview of Social Networking Sites and Tools.  Prior to the NNCUG meeting, the Tablet/Touchscreen Special Interest Group (SIG) will also meet at RW-C at 9:00 am, for Q&A and hands-on assistance.  Guests welcome.

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  • Congressman Rob Wittman to guest host The John Fredericks Morning Radio Show

    Posted on January 22, 2015 at 4:42 pm

      It’s The Rob Wittman Show. Round three.Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA) will guest host The John Fredericks Morning Radio Show for the third time on Friday, January 23, 2015 from 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.Wittman last commanded the microphone as a guest host for Fredericks in April 2014. The John Fredericks Morning Show is heard on WHKT AM 1650 in Hampton Roads and WNTW AM “The Answer” in Richmond and throughout Central

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  • Book signing at General’s Ridge Vineyard

    Posted on January 7, 2015 at 1:33 pm

    General’s Ridge Vineyard (1618 Weldons Drive, Hague) will host a book signing reception with Phill Greenwalt in the the Vines Room on Friday, January 9 at 6 p.m. Info: 804-472-3172 or visit http://www.generalsridgevineyard.com. For directions, go to http://www.generalsridgevineyard.com/directions.

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  • Ingleside Barrel Tasting

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    Ingleside Winery will be hosting a barrel tasting event Saturday November 15 from 1 to 4 p.m. Included with admission to the event will be live music by the duo “Dorian + Bethany,” a tour of the facility, tastings of barreled wine, and a souvenir Ingleside wine glass.     Ingleside Winery opens up its cellars for tasting only three times a year; Winter, Spring, and Fall. Typically around 200

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