Washington: Music and testimony

Washington Baptist Church has the contemporary Christian music group Immersed singing at its 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday. The group consists of Lee Catherine Clayton and Cameron “Cammie” Shelatz from Madison, Va. They most recently sang for the church’s annual Variety Show.

Everyone is welcome to attend. For more information, call the church office at 540-675-3336.


Don’t forget Grandma’s Attic and Bake Sale this Saturday starting at 8 a.m., during the Fodderstack 10K Race.
Rhappsody Singers meet 7 to 8:30 every Thursday evening at the Washington Baptist Church social hall. New singers welcome!

Avondale needs volunteers

Tomorrow is the deadline for applications for part-time volunteer positions to staff the Rappahannock County Visitors Center at Avondale Farmhouse. Starting around Memorial Day, volunteers will be asked to commit to at least two four-hour shifts per month and will receive professional training. For more information: info@visitrappahannockva.com or or call the Office of Tourism at 540-987-5330.

Spring hours

Stonyman Gourmet Farmer on Gay Street has new spring hours: The shop is now open 10 to 5 Fridays through Mondays.
For more information – or for takeout – call 540-860-9090.

Birthday wishes

Belated birthday wishes go out to a dear friend of mine, Lois Alther. She celebrated her special day on April 6. Lois, bet you thought I forgot about your birthday. Not on your life! Also wishes go out to Clyde Pullen of Harris Hollow. He celebrated his day on April 12.