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Sep
15
Fri
BBQ Dinner
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Madison Ruritan Club is selling tickets for a take-out BBQ Dinner for $10 a plate, Sept 19, 4-7 p.m.. Pulled pork BBQ, coleslaw, beans, roll and a soda. Please purchase tickets before Sept. 15. For info and/or tickets call: 804-448-4233 or 804-448-3322 or 804-448-4913 or 804-448-8055. 18206 Timothy Lane, Ladysmith. From Route 1, go west on Ladysmith Road, take first left on Allen Street, follow around behind old Ladysmith Elementary, club on right.

Sep
16
Sat
Pirate Day Celebration
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

The Town of Port Royal will host a Pirate Day Celebration on Sept. 16 from 10 to 7 p.m. Activities, music and vendors.  Spend the day in Port Royal. Historic Port Royal will have both the Medical Museum and the Museum of American History open from 10 to 4 p.m.

Sep
19
Tue
Ikebana, the art of Japanese Flower Arrangement
Sep 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Caroline County Garden Club presents a program on Ikebana, the art of Japanese Flower Arrangement, Tuesday, September 19 from 12 to 1 p.m. Come join us as the Ikebana of Richmond will be presenting a demonstration with the history and explaining the art of this Japanese flower arrangement. This event is free to the public! Wrights Chapel 8063 Ladysmith Road, Ruther Glen, VA 22546

Sep
21
Thu
public hearing
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

The Caroline County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 21 at 7 p.m. in the Community Services Center Auditorium, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia.

public hearing
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm

The Caroline County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, September 21 at 7 p.m. in the Community Services Center Auditorium, located at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Milford, Virginia.

Sep
23
Sat
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.

Sep
30
Sat
18th Annual Walk-A-Thon
Sep 30 @ 8:30 pm

Ebenezer Baptist Church (Supply) Jr. Missionary will sponsor their 18th Annual Walk-A-Thon to support Dy’Mon Blaze, Debutante, on Saturday, September 30 at 8:30 a.m. in Port Royal next to the Fire House. Adults $10 and $5 for youth 17 and under. Join us for the walk, yard sale and bake sale.