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.
Library wants to replace cookbooks with errors
Unfortunately, when they did the second printing, their computer picked up their uncorrected typed copy for the first 16 pages. These pages had 18 typos, including the spelling of Urbanna on the title page (the printer's physical location is close to Urbana, Iowa). We had opened first printing boxes and everything looked great and were unaware that all books had not been printed at the same time.
Farmers’ Market & Pierwalk Promenade Saturday
This Saturday, November 26, the Holiday Gift & Farmers’ Market and Pierwalk Promenade will be at Deltaville Maritime Park and Holly Point Nature Park. Come on out and walk or ride off that turkey! A full slate of activities starts at 9 a.m. with the opening of the gift-oriented market.