Many of these slide shows include audio.
Blessing of the Fleet
The 39th Annual Blessing of the Fleet was held in Reedville, Virginia on May 10th 2009. It was sponsored by St. Mary's Episcopal Church of Fleeton and Omega Protein, Inc. of Reedville. The purpose of the ceremony is to bless the fishermen, the nets and the boats and pray for a bountiful harvest.
posted 05.13.2009Yates House Student Art Exhibit
The Yates House in Deltaville hosted a juried art exhibit for students of Middlesex County, which included the public school system as well as Christchurch School. Rona Sullivan complemented the event with her guitar and vocals.
posted 05.03.2009Pride of Middlesex Ceremony 2009
The Rotary Club of Middlesex County honored sisters Ruby Lee Norris and Rachel Bridger with the prestigious Pride of Middlesex award for putting service before self. The banquet was held at Christchurch School and drew a large crowd of supporters who shared fond memories of the sisters.
posted 05.03.2009A Holly Point Easter at the Deltaville Maritime Museum
Easter is always fun at the Holly Point Nature Park and Deltaville Maritime Museum. This year's celebration featured a huge egg hunt, an Easter bonnet competition, craft classes and more. There were even Pygmy goats, bunny rabbits and other furry animals to play with.
posted 05.02.2009Cafe Arts in Urbanna: Meet the Artists Reception
The historic Taylor building at 51 Cross Street in Urbanna was home to an art show that brought local artists and enthusiasts together for an evening of conversation and creativity. The well-attended event proved that fine arts are alive and thriving in Middlesex County.