Deltaville Friends bake sale postponed
The annual Easter Bake Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Deltaville Library, which was set for Saturday, April 23, at Philippi Christian Church has been postponed to a later date due to the tornado damage in Deltaville. The new date will be announced in an upcoming issue of the Southside Sentinel.
Firemen thanked for fighting Feb. 19 forest fire
The Middlesex County Board of Supervisors presented a resolution on April 5 to the dedicated volunteers, citizens and businesses (photo inside) who came together in times of emergency during the February 19, 2011 wildfire in Jamaica District that burned 524 acres of forest land.
‘Second Chance’ concert is at museum Saturday
The popular classic rock band “Second Chance” will perform a benefit concert at the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park this Saturday, April 16, from 6-8 p.m. All proceeds will directly benefit the museum’s many events and activities.
Crockett ‘family’ picnics at Maritime Museum
Over 90 friends and families of the historic buyboat “F.D. Crockett” gathered under blue skies at the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park last Sunday for a covered dish picnic and afternoon cruise on the Crockett. The gathering celebrated the storied workboats restoration by the museum.
String quartet in concert Saturday
The Rappahannock Foundation for the Arts (RFA) will present a concert by the Richmond Symphony String Quartet on Saturday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be at Grace Episcopal Church, 303 South Main Street, Kilmarnock.