Gloucester Fair opens
The Gloucester County Fair will be held August 12-16 at Ark Park, 2 miles north of Gloucester Court House on Route 17. A carnival will open at 6 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, at noon on Saturday, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday.
Reed-Guy releases third CD
Laydsing Productions has announced the release of gospel recording artist Laymetha Reed-Guy’s third CD, “Cornerstone.” Reed-Guy was raised in Middlesex and attended Middlesex Public Schools.
Jazz guitarist Joshua Walker at Groovin’ finale
The cool sounds and smooth rhythms of the American born and bred music form known as “jazz” will highlight the season-ending “Groovin’ in the Park” performance on Saturday, August 22, from 6 to 8 p.m.
‘Jumbo Lump Daddy’ rocks Urbanna Saturday
Those who missed "Jumbo Lump Daddy and the Backfin Boys" at the July concert, will have another opportunity to hear this band at "Music Under the Stars" in Taber Park on Rappahannock Avenue in Urbanna this Saturday, August 15.
Fish farming workshop set
Cooperative Extension at Virginia State University, in cooperation with the Virginia Aquaculture Association, will hold a workshop to teach farm pond owners and fish farmers with farm ponds how to build cages for growing rainbow trout during the winter for fun or profit.