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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, March 23, 2016 3 Last chance to sign up for trip Sign up for a great time on this White Star tour, with KG Parks & Rec to Chattanooga, TN,4 days 3 nights April 28-May 1,2016 $539 pp double occupancy Package includes: 3 nights lodging at the Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel (if available) 3 breakfasts, 2 dinners, a Southern Belle Dinner Cruise; 3 train rides (The Missionary Ridge Local; Lookout Mountain Incline Railway and Blue Ridge Scenic Railway); Admission to Ruby Falls; Rock City Gardens Souvenir gift Luggage handling Taxes and meal gratuities. Motorcoach transportation. Limited spaces left. Sign up now Tours 4 Fun 540-775-4386 SAVETHE DATE APRIL 23, 2016 FUNDRAISER 3-6 RM. CB COMMUNITY CTR (804) 892-2456 FOR TICKETS Fundraiser for the St. Mary's Free Community Lunch. In addition to helping this important community outreach project, you will be able to "Shake Your Groove Thing", "Turn the Beat Around", "Ring My Bell" and "More, More, More"!! DR.E.V.Rockem will be playing all your favorite Disco hits! Fun and funky food catered by our very own Bill Hall! Wine and a special signature cocktail will whet your whistle all while the glitter ball spins! If you are unable to attend, we will gladly accept your kind donation to help keep the St. Mary's Free Community Lunch going. Building community one bowl of soup at a time! KG P&R SPRING ACTIVITIES COMMUNITY EGG HUNT: Saturday, March 26 @ KG Citizens Center. Sign up for the county wide egg hunt. Over 100 baskets will be hidden around the community. Pre registered competitors only! Call 540-775-4386 or go by the KGP&R office to ,re-register. KITE FLY: Saturday, April 9. Lo- cation TBD. Prizes awarded. Call 5540-775-4386 for details. "MOT4"IER/DAUGHTER PRIN'~ eESS AFTERNOON TEA PARTYf Saturday, April 23. 1-3 p.m. KG Citi- zens Center. Sponsored by InFirst Credit Union. Dahlgren Lions Club Dirty Lion Mud Run The Dahlgren Lions Club will hold its 4th annual 1 mile Kids Leo Mud Run and 4 mile Dirty Lion Mud Run on Sat. June 25, 2016. Adults and kids will run, swim, jump, climb and get muddy for a good cause. All moneys received go back into the community, funding our ongoing sight and hearing mission. Register now at www. Early registration until April 15th is only $35.00. $60.00 race day. Adult discounts are also available for police, fire, military and more at checkout. See if you can tame the Dirty Lion. Time to order KGVFD-LA's spaghetti sauce Members of the KG VFD Ladies Auxiliary are prepping to make up a batch of their home made spaghetti sauce. Orders are being taken NOW. Don't miss this opportunity to stock up on a regional favorite! Cost is $8 per quart. Pick up will be on April 2, 2016 between Noon and 1 p.m. at the KG Middle School. Call 775-3456 or 775-2685 to order yours today. NN Vegetable Growers Assn. offering three scholarships The Northern Neck Vegetable Growers Association continues their commitment to agriculture and the region this year by of- fering three scholarships totaling $10,000 to deserving area youth studying agriculture. Eligible ap- plicants must live in one of the counties served by the Northern Neck of Virginia Farmers Market. Successful applicants must be 18- 24 yrs. old and at least graduat- ing seniors in high school. These funds are only eligible for use for undergraduate course work and can include community college agricultural programming and technical training. A strong em- phasis will be placed on a dem- onstrated commitment to agri- culture not only with course work but also community involvement and career goals. For more information and an application call the Westmore- land County Extension Office at 804-493-8924 or email sromelcz@ The deadline for applica- tions is May 5, 2016 at 5 p.m. Ap- plications must be physically in the office, no electronic transmis- . :.s ons accepted. ........ ...... The Museum at Colonial Beach will open for the 2016 season on Saturday, April 9, 2016. Hours are: Saturdays and Sundays, 1 pm - 4 pm. The Museum is also open on the second Friday of each month for the Art Guild's"ArtWalk". New exhibits of general interest are planned for the coming season and The Watermans roomwill continue to show the video describing the "Oyster War". S THURSDAY, MARCH 24 The Woman's Club of KG will meet at 7 p.m. Scheduled pro- gram will be a performance by The Sacred Dance Ensemble of F'brg. Meeting will be at 9441 King's Hwy, KG (across from Opp Shop). If interested in attending, please call Phyllis Flohr at (540) 775-7878. SATURDAY, MAR. 26 KG Master Gardeners will con- duct a Mulching, Weed Preven- tion & Perennial Planting Work- shop at the KG Citizens Center. Bring your gloves, mulching & pruning tools for this hands-on training. Free. Registration is appreciated. (540) 656-6483 or CBVFD-LA will host an Eas- ter Bake Sale at RiteAid in Col. Beach. Let them do your baking? '8 a.m.- 1 p.m. Celebrated violinist Joshua Bell will be coming to F'brg to perform with the UMW Philhar- monic Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. Dodd Auditorium. Tickets on sale now. or call (540) 654-1324. TUESDAY, MAR. 29 DMV to Go will be at the DMV Select office in King George from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 13035 Kings Hwy. FRIDAY, APRIL 1 8th Annual Golf4 Wesley Tour- nament, to benefit ACS Relay for Life, and the Thomas Wesley Ber- ry Medical Fund. Cameron Hills Golf Links, KG. 4 person-Cap- tain's Choice. $75. per golfer. ($50 for golfers 18 and under). Golf attire required. Lunch & awards immediately after tournament. SATURDAY, APRIL 2 Middle Potomac River Ducks Unlimited annual Dinner and Auctin. Col. Beach Masonic Lodge. Cocktails & hors dbeuvres begin at 4 p.m. dinner at 6 p.m. Call Mike Worrell (804)445- MONDAY, APRIL 4 Meeting of the NN Audubon Chapter. The meeting will take place at Grace Episcopal Church in Kilmamock at 3:15 PM. The program is free of charge and is open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Scheduled speaker Jeff Wright, with a topic of"Bird- ing Tools" KG County Historical Society offers scholarship The KGC Historical Society is offering a $1,000 scholarship to any county high school senior who meets the criteria. For more info please see Terri Morrison at KGHS guidance dept. Deadline for applications is March 31. TUESDAY, APRIL 5 Regular meeting of the AOA group at the KG-Y. The '9,ctive Older Adults" meet the 1st Tuesday of each month. Program for April, "W.A.R" speaker. Meal will be heavy appe- tizers. Bring your favorite to shard. 11:30 a.m. - lp.m. Regular meeting of the NN Chap- ter 1823 of the NARFE. 1 p.m. atthe Holley Graded Scho12439 Northum- berland Hwy, Lottsburg. School sup- porters will serve lunch at a cost of $12 pp. Reserve your spot by March 31. (804) 529-6415. MONDAY, APRIL 11 8th Annual "Virtual" Candlelight Vigil. Light a candle whereever you are and post a picture or video. Do- nations welcome to the Westmore- land Victim Witness Program. Event in loving memory of Paul Cross & anyone affected by violent crime of any kind. katherinejcross@gmail. com or call (804) 363-8587. THURSDAY, APRIL 14 Women & Girls Self Defense Class. 6 p.m. Montross Fire Dept. Free Class. contact katherinejcross@ if interested. SATURDAY, APRIL 16 2016 Season Opening HeathsviUe Farmers' Market, Earth Day Celebra- tion, Wine Tasting & Quilt Show & Sale. Events start at 9 a.m. at Rice's Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern. For more information, visit www.RHHT-, e-mail info@, or call 804- 580-3377. For information about the Earth Day 5K and Tot Trot, visit Casino Night Fundraiser to bene- fit Boys & Girls Club in Kilmarnock. $50pp includes food, drink, casino games & "horse racing." At the Boys & Girls Club Activities Center. Call (804) 435-9696 or email igrimm@ Mother- D aughter- LadiesTea fundraiser for the CB Downtown Organization. For tickets & info visit or by call- ing 804"-224-6007. Ticket prices: Ages 340 t~:.$10/pea'son~-q3~and up: $20/ personl The tea will be held at the Community Center located at 717 Marshall Ave. Model Trains running at Museum during Easter Week The Reedville Fishermen's Mu- seum will be opening early this year for Easter Week. Special hours from Monday through Friday will be from 11 am to 3 pm. The model trains will be run- ning from Mon.- Sun. March 28th - April 3rd. The museum starts its normal spring schedule April 2nd which is Saturdays, 10:30 - 4:30 pm and Sundays 10-4. Don't forget the arrival of the Easter Bunny, riding the Elva C to our dock, on Saturday, March 26th, at 10 am. The museum will also be open 11 to 3 after the Easter fun. C-butcher LITTLE ARK BAPTIST CHURCH will have their annual SonRise Service on Sunday, Mar. 27 at 8 a.m. Breakfast will follow the service. MARS HILL will hold a Youth Conference on Saturday, April 9 from 5-9 p.m. Free concert, food, fun for all Teens (youth ages 12 and up). Guest speaker Bob Watts. Guest band, 3D Salvation. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. for registration. ROUND HILL BAPTIST CHURCH Invites you to worship with us for Easter! Good Friday, 25 March at 7 p.m. - Children's choir will present the musical, Imagine Easter; Easter Sunrise Service & Breakfast at 6:45 a.m. at 10114 Marengo Farm Lane, King George; Easter Morning Ser- vice - lh00 a.m. at Round Hill Baptist Church with Sunday School meeting from 9:45-10:45 a.m. For more information, call (540)-775- 5583 or visit their website at www. MONTROSS MINISTERIAL ASSN. would like to invite our commu- nity of faith to join with us for our Annual Easter Sunrise Service. on Sunday, March 27 at Westmoreland State Park beginning at 6 a.m. near the boathouse. A free will offering will be taken to be used to assist our citizens throughout the year. All are welcome to join with us as we celebrate our Faith in Christ Jesus. In case of rain, the service will be held at Pope's Creek Baptist Church located at 9131 Kings Highway. For more information, contact Rev. Headley of Popes Creek Baptist Church at (540) 903-9940. OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH The Annual OGBC Easter Egg Hunt with over 10,000 candy filled eggs in the 3 separate age groups, ages, infant to 10 years, will be hdd at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 26. The church invites you to an ex- citing, family oriented worship ser- vice this Easter. Beginning with our Sunrise Service at George Wash- ington's Birthplace at 6:30 a.m., followed by our regular services at 9:30, & 11:00 on the OGBC cam- pus, you will find exciting worship, hot coffee; Krispy Kreme dough- nuts, and fun, meaningful activities for your children. Please contact us or go online for more information. 804-224-9695 or mail@ogbcfam- Visit DAHLGREN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will present the cantata "In My Place" by Craig Courtney at the 10:30 a.m. service, Palm Sunday, March 20 and again on Maundy Thursday, 7 p.m. March 24. The cantata is a poignant musical jour- ney to the cross of Christ with five narratives woven throughout that focus on the observations of five first-hand witness of Christ's final hours. Directed by Elizabeth Guth- rie and accompanied by Kaylee Payne. Child care is provided. NEW LIFE MINISTRIES will present the inspiring Easter drama, "Nothing Compares" at 7 p.m. March 20, 23, & 24. Route 205 in Col. Beeach. (804) 224-8447. CARMEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH Annual Pancake Breakfast. Menu includes pancakes, sausage, apple sauce, coffee/tea/orange juice. 7:30- 10:30 a.m. April 23, 2016. Carry out available. All proceeds to the needy. Tickets at the door. The church is in Kinsale, VA. dugan246@verizon. net. Love Thy Neighbor March meeting very blessed Love Thy Neighbor (LTN) cel- Church. Beautiful lilies and spring ebrated their March event with an flowers were given as raffle prizes, Easter theme and an inspirational a St. Patrick's Day centerpiece, dish message from Pastor Sc0ttie Jack- towels along with a dozen hams son from the River of Life Church provided through a St. Paul's Lent- in Colonial Beach. Music selections en meal donation were also offered. played in the background and testi- The spirit of giving was certainly monies were given. A special prayer evident this day. was offered for Miss Kate whose LTN appreciates all regular, new brother, affectionately known as and youth group volunteers who 'Junior' passed away recently. He came to help out with the event- had been a regular at LTN events Food/hygiene donations can be over the years and will be missed, dropped off at the King George The food pantry overflowed with Citizen's Center and/or the King perishable/non-perishable items George YMCA, both located on Rt including frozen WaWa sandwich- 3. us. Dog and cat chow was donated If you know of anyone who by KG Feed Store. We are gratefulto could benefit from LTN's once a our community partners for their month Food Pantry & Soup Kitch- continued provisions enabling us en please share information with to serve those less fortunate in KG them: Email: county. Website: F a c e - Our meal consisted of home- book: made lasagna by our chefextraordi- ethyneighbor naire Rex Sappenfield, salad, garlic Our next event will be held on bread and beverage, with delicious Sunday, April 17th ....... please desserts furnished by Lifepoint come joinus! PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH SUNDAY SERVICES Nursery 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Contemporary Service 8:30 a.m. Sunday School - 9:45 a.m. Traditional Worship 11 a.m. Sacrament of Holy Communion celebrated Every Sunday 5590 Kings Hwy KG, VA (540) 775-9131 www.peacelutherankgva.or8 Two Rivers Baptist Church Meeting at their new church' Intersection of Rokeby and Kings Hwy. (Rt. 3) Sunday School, 9:30 a.m. Worship, 10:30 a.m. COME VISIT US ~ ALL ARE WELCOME Rev. Peyton Wiltshire For Information call 540710-3831 Oak Grove Baptist Church Randall Snipes, Senior Pastor !~ ~ ' I I Colonial Beach, VA I [ 804-224-9695 I Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA f (804) 224-1500 _L "0 magnify the Lord withT me, and let us exalt His I Name together." (Psalm 34:3) Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. Worship Service: 11 a.m. Prayer & Bible Study: (Wed.) 7 p.m. Holy Communion on 4th Sundays Rev. Fred Sales, Pastor St. Peter's Episcopal Church (804) 224-7309 2961 Kings Hwy (Rt.3) Oak Grove ltev. Rodney E. GoNon, Priest in Charge Sunday Worship Schedule 9:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist 5th Sundays - 9:15 a.m. Morning Prayer Church Thrift Shop 4065 Kings Hwy (next to Bowie's) Sat. 8am-Noon Tues. 9am-lpm Wed. 4-7 p.m. Zio 7748 Leedstown Rd., Oak Grove, VA 22443 (804) 224-04 18 * We invite you to gather together with us~ Sunday Sch Sunday Worship 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m. Bible Study - Wednesday 7 p.m. Pastor Earl T. Howerton Jr. Little Ark Baptist Church "Building God's Kingdom On Earth '" "Pastor Larry M. Robinson" Sunday Worship - 10 a.m. Bible Studies: Church School - 9 a.m. Wednesdays - Noon & 6 p.m. Intercessory Prayer: Tuesdays 5 p.m. 15681 Owens Dr. in Dahlgren, VA Church Phone: (540) 663-2831 You're invited to worship with EBENEZER BAPTIST CHURCH 3207 Quarter Hill Rd., Supply VA 22436 (804) 443-4168 Sunday School 10 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m. Bible Study Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Rev, In~ing W0olfak, Jr. % Church where everybody is somebody!" Tabernacle Baptist Church Dr. Sherman Davis, Pastor 10640 Kings Hwy King George, VA 22485 Service Early Worship - 8 a.m. Wednesday Sunday School - 9:45 a.m. Evenings 7p.m. Evening Worship - 6 p.m. ~ Presbyterian Church, PCA Seeking to know the grace of God and to make it known to others. Sunday Worship Service - 10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided for Worship Service Only Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Dave Bentz, Pastor 13114 Kildee Farm Road King George, VA 22485 (0if301 and Blue Jay Meadow Drive) Ph. (540) 775-9990. email: inf0@gracekg.c0m web site: www.graeekg.eom Comer of Millbank & St. Anthony's Rd., King George Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton Sat. 7:00 p.m. Vigil Sunday Masses: Sun. 8:15 a.m. 10:30 a.m 12:45 p.m. Tridentine Mass Daily Mass: Mon. Thur. Fn. & Sat. 9:00 a.m. Tues. 7:00 a.m. Wed. 7:00 p.m. Adoration before each morning Mass Confession: Wed. 7:30 p.m. Sat. after 9:00 a.m. Mass & at 6:30 p.m. Sun. 112 hour before each Mass Corner of Lossing and Boundary, Colonial Beach Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton Sunday Masses: Sat. 5:00 p.m. Sun. 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. (espafiol) Daily Mass: 8:00 a.m. Adoration precedes each morning Mass Confession: Sat. following 8:00 a.m. Mass & at 4:30 p.m. Sundays @ 8:30 a.m. NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION TO DOWNSIZE & ORGANIZE? / HAVE UNWANTED ITEMS? DONATE, DON'T JUST TOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT YOU DON'T WANZ Contact Lori Deem at The Journal Help others find your church. Advertise now, 0nly $20 per week. Billed m0nthly. Contact L0ri at (540) 709-7495 or mail her at