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Events, week of April 10

Posted on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 12:42 pm

Saturday, April 13
Giant Yard Sale at Chesapeake Academy from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Rain or shine. Event will be held in the gym. Free and open to the public. For information call 804-438-5575.

Tuesday, April 16
The University of Mary Washington Small Business Development Center Warsaw office will offer an email workshop, 10 a.m.- 12 noon at the RCC Kilmarnock Center at the Warsaw SBDC. Learn how to use several webmail and desktop email clients, perform basic tasks, and use standard email management features such as signatures, folders, tags, and rules. Students also become familiar with the notion of integrating their email programs with other devices and compatible programs and more. Register: 804-333-0286 or email us at bhaywood@umw.edu or jcorprew@umw.edu Registration deadline April 15th.

Wednesday, April 17
One of the largest college fairs comes to the Northern Neck. Over 50 college representatives will be at Washington and Lee High School in Montross from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This free event is open to all students and parents in the Northern Neck. Contact 804-493-8018 for more information.

Thursday, April 18
The University of Mary Washington Small Business Development Center Warsaw office will repeat its email workshop, 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. See April 16 listing above for into.

Saturday, April 20
Master Gardeners’ Shoreline Erosion Management Workshop, 10 am to noon at River Lanes & Grill, 16 Town Center Drive in Kilmarnock. To reserve a spot, call Lancaster Cooperative Extension at 462-5780 or e-mail to iseannmg@gmail.com.

Friends of the Rappahannock Annual Tidal Spring Clean-up, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Volunteers meet at June Parker Marina in Tappahannock. Volunteers will be divided into groups and shuttled to locations along the Essex and Richmond County riverbanks. Afterwards, all volunteers will come back for a cookout lunch! Registration is necessary to ensure sufficient supplies. Contact Lowery Pemberton at 443-3448 or register online at www.riverfriends.org/tidalcleanup by April 18th. FOR provides gloves, trash bags, trash pickers, water, and lunch. Sunscreen and bug spray will also be available. Please wear clothes that can get dirty and wet.