Bradner art on display
The Bay School Community Arts Center will exhibit extended works from a local watercolor artist Wilma T. Bradner through December 21. Bradner works primarily in watercolor, which is often compared to stained glass. She includes glazes in her work rather than mixing the colors on the palette in order to let the beauty of the colors shine through.
Party in Party’ cancelled, auction moves to Facebook
The "Party in a Party" event, anticipated as a way for small office staffs to have a big Christmas party, has been cancelled due to modest participation. The auction will go on electronically. All the items that were donated to raise money for Christmas Friends Inc. will still be auctioned Saturday, December 10, on the Bethpage Camp-Resort Facebook page.
Busy weekend for Christmas events
On Friday, December 2, the annual Urbanna Hometown Christmas Parade will be at 7 p.m. The concession stand at the Urbanna Firehouse opens at 4:30 p.m. and Nate Sparks will perform from 6 to 7 p.m. Christmas carols will be sung on the steps of R.S. Bristow Store from 6:15 to 7 p.m. After the 7 p.m. parade, Santa will visit with children in the firehouse.
Christmas Friends needs funds, volunteer wrappers, deliverers
Volunteer shoppers an-swered the call last week for Christmas Friends Inc. Thanks to the new volunteers and shoppers who did double duty and shopped twice, many of hundreds of gifts for the less fortunate of Middlesex County this holiday season have been purchased.
Chorale concerts are this weekend
The Chesapeake Chorale will present its 16th annual holiday concert this coming weekend. Tickets are $10 and all ticket proceeds go to support and enhance public school music programs in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula. Tickets may also be purchased from any Chorale member or at the door.