Washington gets a new president, of the Old Rag Master Naturalists that is. Gail Swift heads the group dedicated to outreach, education and citizen science projects to help conserve and manage natural resources and public land.
Last Friday morning CCLC celebrated its 40th anniversary; and last Sunday evening, at Washington Town Hall, 80 folks thoroughly enjoyed themselves at the annual Town Christmas party.
Little Washington parade warms winter souls with beautiful, colorfully dressed people, horses, llamas, dogs, the RCHS Marching Band, and floats from Little Washington Wellness & Spa and Thornton’s Gap Regular Baptist Church’s float, “Glory To God.”
’Tis the season for giving thanks and decorations; R. H. Ballard’s shop windows are beautifully adorned with a nature-inspired winter wonderland theme and their tree topper is a flying Snowy Owl. Also, birthday wishes to Doug Baumgardner and Carol Beard.
The community Thanksgiving service at 10 a.m Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 24) at St. Peter Catholic Church will include a community choir with music directed by Washington Baptist Church members Gary and Wendy Aichele. All are welcome.
Kevin Adams last week was elected a member of New York City’s Salmagundi Club, one of the oldest arts organizations; Betty Buntin celebrated her 100th birthday; and Rappahannock Ladies Lunch Bunch meet again.
Washington Volunteer Fire Department ; No Aileen reunion for 2016; Washington Baptist Church hosts original Becket play.
Winter is coming and the Knights of Columbus want your coats; Anna Weatherley, internationally acclaimed porcelain artist, will make a guest appearance at The Inn's Tavern Shops; bring your greens and make a wreath with the Garden Club.
Country Cafe celebrates 27th year; "Wednesday Blue-Plate Special" at Tula's; tombstone replacement for Baldwin family and sympathies to the Kuhn family.
Joy to the world and Operation Christmas Child; Trinity Episcopal Church's house tour is next weekend; birthday wishes aplenty and Rappahannock Senior Center's fundraising bake sale is next Saturday.
Max is back at Union Bank; the Bean Hollow Boys rocked the ecumenical picnic; Peter Luke speaks about "The most important election."
Gary and Michelle Schwartz are heading to the Outer Banks but not before the The Cause for Paws raffle, condolences to the Norman family and The Rappahannock County Retired Teachers Association (RCRTA) recently held their first meeting of this year.
Col. John R. Bourgeois, director emeritus of the U.S. Marine Band is loaning his impressive collection of antique hand-painted blue-and-white plates and platter to Tula's for some real "blue-plate specials."
Summer is over, almost. Tango documentary viewing and performance at Tula's and condolences to the Stoops and Baldwin families.
The community ramps up its support for Gary Jenkins Jr.
WBC special service Washington Baptist Church will have some special music this Sunday (Aug. 21). Clarinetist Marcie Brandriff and a friend from Northern Virginia, pianist Jen Ita, will be playing “Come, Thou Font of Every Blessing” during morning worship at…