Family Boatbuilding week starts July 10 at museum
The Deltaville Maritime Museum is buzzin’ with sound and activities as the Boatshop volunteers get ready for the 9th annual Family Boatbuilding Week, July 10-16. Stop by the maritime park any time Monday through Friday, July 10-15, and watch the pieces of wood become eight floating watercraft.
‘Planet Full of Blues’ concert set for July 15
On Friday, July 15, from 6-9 p.m., the Gloucester-Mathews-Middlesex Animal Shelter will host “Woofstock 2011” at the shelter in Gloucester. The band “Planet Full of Blues” will donate a night of their blues music to the animals of the shelter.
Deltaville Heritage Day set for July 2
The Deltaville Community Association (DCA) has announced the schedule of Heritage Day events and activities set for Saturday, July 2. The theme for the day is “Community Volunteering.”
4th of July in Urbanna
Urbanna’s 4th of July celebration will be held Sunday, July 3, at the Urbanna Town Marina on Urbanna Creek. Festivities start at 5 p.m. with food, ice cream and a DJ providing music. The annual boat parade will begin with participants gathering at the Urbanna bridge at 6:15 p.m.
Camp Rescue honored by Peninsulas EMS Council
In a letter dated June 24, U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner wrote the following to the Middlesex County Volunteer Rescue Squad of Deltaville: “I am pleased to extend my warmest congratulations to you upon receiving the Outstanding Contribution to EMS for Children Award given by the Peninsulas EMS Council…"