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Community Appreciation day
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Rockville Fire Company – Station 9 will hold a Community Appreciation day Saturday, September 23 from 10-3 p.m. This community event focuses on fun and learning. It is a family, all ages activity. Come have lunch with us and meet your area emergency responders. You may come away better prepared to help others. No cost, admission is free.  We’ll feature equipment displays and demonstrations.  Health Screenings (limited) with HCA Va.  Fire Prevention and Life Safety information.  Free food available.  See Hands Only CPR basics, A Med Flight Helicopter will be displayed and we will introduce, “Dedicate”, our new Fire Engine.  For additional information call 749 – 3191. At 11445 Rockville Road, in Rockville (23146).

HPR will host special guest Faye Benjamin
Sep 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:29 pm

On Sept. 23 HPR will host special guest Faye Benjamin from 1:30-3:30 p.m. She is a Caroline author who will share her recent books. She is currently planning to write a mystery and another Civil War story.  Her first Civil War novel, RIVER OF TEARS, was about her great-grandfather’s life and service in the 61st Virginia Infantry Regiment.  A limited number of her books will be available for sale.

Community Outreach & Reviva
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm

Community Outreach & Revival, September 23, starting at 3 p.m. At Wallers Baptist Church  4001 Partlow Road in Spotsylvania County, 540-582-5703  Outreach ministries, stuff the bus to support Rehoboth Methodist Church ministries, children’s activities, food, puppetz4Jesus, music, bands, food.  Music to be headlined by:  Mercy’s Well Hosted by: First New Hope, Beulah & Wallers Baptist Churches.  All activities are free except food, donations will be sent to St. Judes Children’s Hospital.

Big Band of Fredericksburg
Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join the Big Band of Fredericksburg for some 40s era music while dancing at our original USO Club (now the Bowling Green Town Hall). The time is 8 to 11 p.m. It’s a BYOB event with mixes and snacks provided free. Advance tickets are $12, Tickets at the door, $15. All “Package Deals” that include a reserved table have been SOLD OUT. Tickets may be purchased at the Caroline Visitor Center, the Bowling Green Town Hall or online at: USOCONCERTFREDERICKSBURGBIGBAND.EVENTBRITE.COM. The County will be honoring WWI & WWII Veterans during a 3-day event which will feature the History Mobile Sept 21 & 22 located at B.G. Town Hall parking lot, plus the museums located in Bowling Green and Port Royal are featuring artifacts and memorabilia from that era. For information regarding the dance call 633-3490.