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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, April 6, 2016 3 Meet your teacher Jeneane Connolly, Potomac Q: What is one thing you wish the E;ementary School, fourth grade, world knew about teaching? reading, math, social studies A: It's not easy, and teachers do the best they can with the resources they Question: What made you decide are given. to become a teacher? Answer: I have always wanted to Q: What do you do on your sum- be a teacher ever since I was young mer vacation? when I would play "school" with my A: Go to the Outer Banks and sisters. My dad was a teacher as well spend time with my daughter, Faith. and he inspired me. Q: If you could change one thing Q: What do you love most about about teaching today, what would it teaching? be? A: Seeing the kids get that "a-ha" A: No testing, and the availability moment. I also love teaching Virgin- of more technology and resources to ia studies history, make teaching more fun. Q: What are the best and worst things about teaching children in the grade you teach? A: The best thing is that they are old enough to have great discussions about things. The bad thing about teaching kids at this age is they grow up too fast and have a hard time ad- justing to be more independent. Q: If you could assign one book for everyone to read, what would it be and why? A: "George Washington Socks" It's a great fourth-grade book with a mixture of adventure and history. Q: What's the funniest thing that's ever happened in your dassroom? A: When an experiment went wrong and exploded on me! It was with baking soda and vinegar. Q: How can parents help you teach their children? A: Read every night with their child. The more they read, the better students they become. Q: When you're not teaching, what do you like to do? A: I like to do crafts, read books, see movies, and hang out with friends. Rappahannock Astronomy Club reaches for the stars Enjoy views of the Moon and the night sky at Caledon with the Rappahannock Astronomy Club. Free star party, Caledon State Park, Sat Apr 9 7:30 PM Weather permitting. Check event status and info or call 540-663-3861 Occupational Testing Services, LLC SATURDAY, APRIL 9 SATURDAY, APRIL 16 FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH AMBAR will be playing all the greatest hits. Regular meeting of the Middle 2016 Season Opening Heathsville has a Power Night program @Food catered by Bill Hall. Wine & Peninsula African-American Farmers' Market, Earth Day Celebra- Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. If you need a special signature cocktail on site. Genealogical and Historical So- tion, Wine Tasting & Quilt Show & something from the Lord, come to Proceeds to benefit the St. Mary's ciety of Virginia to be held on Sale. Events start at 9 a.m. at Rice's the service, because God wants to Free Community Lunch outreach. Saturday, April 9, 2016, at 11:00 Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern. For more answer your need says Bishop Frye. Call (804) 892-2456 for tickets. a.m. at the Essex County Public information, visit www.RHHT- 9469 Caledon Road, KG. Library, 117 North Church Lane, e-mail info@ MARS HILL (Rt. 17), Tappahannock, Virginia., or call 804- MT. CARMEL BAPTIST CHURCH to hold a Youth Conference on The discussion will include basic 580-3377. For information about will celebrate Pastor Dr. Eddie Saturday, April 9 from 5-9 p.m. first steps to take and resources to the Earth Day 5K and Tot Trot, visit Nelson's and Sis Doris Nelson's Free concert, food, fun for all Teens use to ensure that one's research is 17th Anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday, (youth ages 12 and up). Guest accurate, complete and well-doc- Casino Night Fundraiser to bent- April 10. The guest preacher will be speaker Bob Watts. Guest band, 3D umented. A question and answer fit Boys & Girls Club in Kilmarnock. the Bishop lames Flowers, Pastor Salvation. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. period will follow. All persons $50pp includes food, drink, casino of the Shining Star Freewill Baptist who are interested in African- games & "horse racing." At the Boys Church in Seat Pleasant, MD. Din- CARMEL UNITED METHODIST American genealogy and history & Girls Club Activities Center. Call ner will be served at 2 p.m. CHURCH are invited to attend. For further (804) 435-9696 or email igrimm@ 9294 lames Madison Pkwy, KG. Annual Pancake Breakfast. Menu information about this meeting, includes pancakes, sausage, apple or about MPAAGHS visit mpaa- Mother-Daughter-LadiesTea ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCHsauce, coffee/tea/orange juice. 7:30- or call fundraiser for the CB Downtowninvites you to come out and10:30a.m. Apri123,2016. Carryout 804-758-5163. Organization. For tickets & info visit "Shake Your Groove Thing" on available. All proceeds to the needy. or by call- April 23, 2016 at their fundraiser Tickets at the door. The church is ing 804-224-6007. Ticket prices: Ages Dance. 3-6 p.m. Col. Beach Com- in Kinsale, VA. dugan246@verizon. 3 to 12: $10/person - 13 and up: $20/ munity Center. DR.E.V.Rockem net. person. The tea will be held at the Community Center located at 717 Marshall Ave. MONDAY, APRIL 11 NN Audobon Society to spon- sor a Bird Walk at Beaverdam Park near Gloucester Court House.. Call Frank Schaffat 804- let him know that you are coming in case the walk is cancelled. For additional infor- mation and activities, visit www. 8th Annual "Virtual" Candle- light Vigil. Light a candle where- ever you are and post a picture or video. Donations welcome to the Westmoreland Victim Wit- ness Program. Event in loving memory of Paul Cross & anyone affected by violent crime of any kind. or call (804) 363-8587. TUESDAY, APRIL 12 Regular meeting for Triad en- thusiasts. 1 p.m. at the KG Sher- iff's office. Topic: Vacation Scams. Free & open to the public. THURSDAY, APRIL 14 Women & Girls Self Defense Class. 6 p.m. NNOTE CHANGE: Class will be held at the Westmo- reland Sheriff's office. Free Class. contact katherinejcross@gmail. com if interested. Pre-Employment DOT Physicals Random Drug Testing Walk-In Testing Services Phone 540-625-2084 d Fax 540-709-7211 GatewayOccupationalTesting( 11131 Journal Parkway King George, VA 22485 Patricia Smith 'h.D, FNP-BC, CPCT, BAT, DOT/FMCS, Certified Medical Examiner SATURDAY, APRIL 23 Annual Pancake Breakfast fund- raiser at Carmel UMC in Kinsale, VA. 7:30- 10:30 a.m. Carry out avail- able. Menu includes pancakes, sou- sac, apple sauce, coffee/tea/orange juice. All proceeds to the needy. Tickets at the door. dugan246@veri- SUNDAY, APRIL 24 6th Annual Moss Free Clinic 5k Run/Walk. Race Starts and Finishes at the Moss Free Clinic, 1301 Sam Perry Blvd and is held on a USATF certified course. Race begins at 8:30 .sharp. $25/person by April 8th to guarantee a t-shirt. Price goes up to $30 after April 8th. Online registra- tion : http://racetimingunlimited. org/R/MC/Info.aspx. The Lloyd E Moss free clinic, a nonprofit, com- munity based, volunteer-driven or- ganization has been committed to providing access to quality health care services to low-income, unin- sured area residents for over 22years. DOSC ANNOUNCES 2016 SCHOLARSHIP The Dahlgren Officers' Spouses' Club is now accepting applications for its annual Roeemade Blades Honorary Scholarship. The scholarship is divided into three categories: ;~ High School Senior ~. Undergraduate Student Spouse Undergraduate Student All applicants need to be high school seniors or undergraduate students working towards their initial associate or bachelor's degree. They must also meet the following military affiliation requirements: ,,,: .... High school seniors and undergraduate students must be dependents of an active duty, retired, or deceased military member currently or previously assigned to Dahlgren as a permanent duty station. Dependents of current DOSC members in good standing as of October 31=t of the current year are eligible to apply. Spouse undergraduate students must be married to the active duty military member at the time of application. The military member must maintain active duty status throughout the academic year and be currently or previously assigned to Dahlgren as a permanent duty station. Membership in DOSC is not a requirement for application, and DOSC members receive no preferential treatment. TO DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION, visit, click the "Scholarships and Charities" tab, then the DOSC Scholarship Application link. COMPLETED APPLICATIONS MUST be postmarked by April 15, 2016 and mailed to: DOSC Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 73 Dahlgrsn, VA 22448 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS please call 540-663-3115 Funeral Home Ed Talia[erro, Director King George Location Route 301, Just South of Route 205 540/775-5522 Colonial Beach Location 149 3rd Street 8o4/224-7620 Pre-need arrangements available Dennil K Cod=an Ins Agw Inc .. especially when it Dennis Oodson, Agent saves you money - 2304 Jefferson Davis Highway Fredercksburg, VA 22401 ] can help you save an Bus: 540373-2300 average of $480. Ta~k to me about combining your renters and auto insurance today. Get to a better State~. Get State Farm. CALL ME TODAY. 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 Two Rivers Baptist Church Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA f (804) 224-1500 j_ "o magnify the Lord with-[- 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 Meeting at their new church Intersection of Rokeby and Kings l-lwy. (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 St. Peter's Episcopal Church (804) 224-7309 2961 Kings Hwy (Rt.3) Oak Grove Roy. Rodney E. Gordon, 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. t "0 Z:o= i 7748 Leedstown Rd., Oak Grove, VA 22443 [ r (804) 224-0418 [ 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. [ so,e L~_ow4a~ co,~a~ v~ 2an,a Pastor Earl T. Howerton Jr. j I 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. I~ingW001f01k, Jt "A Church where everybody is somebody!" Tabernacle Baptist Church ] Dr. Sherman Davis, Pastor I 10640 Kings Hwy King George, VA 22485 I 540. / Early Warship - 8 a.m. Wednesday Sunday School - 9:45 a.m. Evenings Morning Worship - 11 a.m. 7 p.m. Evening Worship - 6 p.m. ~ Presbyterian Church, PCA Seeking to know the grace of God and to make # 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 (off301 and Blue Jay Meadow Drive) Ph. (540) 775-9990 email: web site: www.graeekg.e0m & St. Anthony's Rd., King George [ Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa I 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. Fri. & Sat. 9:00 a.m. St: Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church 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. SPRING CLEANING? GOING TO DOWNSIZE & ORGANIZE? HAVE UNWANTED ITEMS? DONATE, DON'T JUST TOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT YOU DON'T WANT. community news Contact Lori Deem at The Journal Tues. 7:00 a.m. Wed. 7:00 p.m. Adoration before each morning Mass Help others find your church. Confession: Wed. 7:30 p.m. Sat. after Advertise now, 0nly $20 per week. 9:00 a.m. Mass & at 6:30 p.m. Sun. 1,2 hour before each Mass Billed mnthly' Contact L0ri at (540)709-7495 or email her at lori