Electrical safety prevents structure fires
In light of the many recent house and structure fires in Middlesex County, some of which were caused by electrical problems, Wyatt will answer questions about electricity during a meeting at the Urbanna Library on Saturday, Jan. 24, at 2 p.m. Call 758-5717 for more information.
King Day celebration is Monday
The King and Queen African American History and Research Organization, along with all of the churches of the county, will sponsor the 14th Annual King Day Celebration on Monday, Jan. 19, at noon. This year’s celebration will be in the auditorium of Central High School.
Birds flock to Rolling Road Gallery
Interpretations of birds as a theme in the visual arts has a long and interesting history, and the exhibition features mostly prints, but will also include drawings, paintings, and sculpture, ranging from the late 1700s to the present. The exhibition is on view through March 22.
Local teacher plans creative writing workshop
Dr. Susan Schmidt will hold a creative writing workshop in Urbanna for local writers beginning Monday, Jan. 19. Dr. Susan Schmidt currently teaches English and sailing at Christchurch School.