Plant curator and author to speak in Urbanna
Renowned gardener, plant curator and author Lawrence Griffith will present a talk and sign his book, “Flowers and Herbs of North America,” at 3 p.m. this Saturday, July 18, at the Middlesex Woman’s Club building on Virginia Street. There is no admission charge and the public is invited.
Orderlies ‘bring it on’ at museum’s concert series
The “Orderlies” from Richmond came to Deltaville last Saturday evening and treated the appreciative “Groovers” to one heckuva night of music. Despite heavy competition elsewhere, over 200 folks brought their lawn chairs to Deltaville Maritime Museum’s “Waterfront Park,” and, whoa, did they get a show!
T-Birds rally in Deltaville
Do you remember 1955? Deltaville had an opportunity to reminisce about those mid-1950s on Sunday, July 12, when a parade of vintage T-Birds toured the community on their way to Stingray Point.
Buyboats to gather in Urbanna
Buyboats will return to the Urbanna Town Marina at Upton’s Point on Friday and Saturday, July 31-August 1, for the Fifth Annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Homecoming. The Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Association is comprised of owners of the remaining buyboats who, at their own expense, try to bring the boats to ports around the Bay each summer so the public can visit them and understand their importance in Bay history. Urbanna is the port that brought the buyboats together and started this unique adventure.