Daylight Savings Time (DST) begins! Plan to keep the hour’s sleep by worshiping with the members of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (LCMS), Callao, on “Slow Time,” at 9 am. You’ll be welcome! DON’T CHANGE your clocks Saturday night; come to worship on “Slow Time,” and immediately after services everyone will move their watches ahead one hour to “Fast Time” (DST). For more information: Pastor Mike Ramming 804-456-6554.
Middle Peninsula African-American Genealogical and Historical Society of Virginia (MPAAGHS) will hold its monthly meeting, 11 a.m. at the Essex County Public Library, 117 North Church Lane (Rt. 17), Tappahannock. All persons who are interested in African-American genealogy and history are invited to attend. Experienced researchers and novices alike are welcome.
New Monrovia Baptist Church will be having a Singing Concert on Saturday, March 9 at 3 p.m. The following groups will be singing: All Together Gospel Singers, Union Bethel Gospel Chorus, Siloam Men Chorus and Grants Hill Gospel Ensemble.
President Wayne Lowe and Vice President Wayne Parrish, Fairfields United Methodist Church in Burgess, will be the chief cooks and bottle washers as Fairfields United Methodist Men put on a Corned Beef or Ham and Cabbage Dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. in the church social hall. The menu will be: corned beef or ham, cabbage, potatoes, stewed tomatoes, corn bread, dessert and beverage. Price will be “BY DONATION”. For “Take Outs” call 453-2631.
Minister Patrick Wilson of the Community of Light Church in Montross will be preaching at the Morning Star Baptist Church in Heathsville at 11:30 a.m. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy the service
Friends of the Rappahannock and Relish are hosting a “From the Rappahannock, For the Rappahannock” seafood benefit at Relish Restaurant in Tappahannock at 5 p.m. Proceeds will support a partnership with the Virginia Watermen’s Association Tickets include a three-course meal with local wine pairing and are available now at www.riverfriends.org <http://www.riverfriends.org> , at June Parker Marina, by calling 443-3448 or visit Relish at 221 Prince Street.
The Riverside Tappahannock Hospital Volunteers Services group has partnered with “Books Are Fun” to host a sale in the hospital rotunda from 7:30 am until 4 pm. Books Are Fun supplies innovative, premium quality products at savings of up to 80 percent off retail prices. All proceeds from the sale go to the RTH Make a Difference Fund.
The Northern Neck Audubon Society will conduct a bird walk at Hughlett Point Natural Area Preserve and Dameron Marsh in Northumberland County. Please call Frank Schaff at 462-0084 to let him know that you are coming in case the walk is cancelled.
An invigorating combination of aerobic, pilates, yoga, zumba, dance, stretching and toning. Monday and Wednesdays at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Colonial Beach, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The instructor is Ann Swope. For more information and cost (church donation) contact Ann at 804-224-0870. $
Invigorating of aerobic, pilates, yoga, Zumba, dance, stretching and toning.