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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, May 4, 2016 3 James Madison Garden Club's Annual Plant Sale Annual Spring Plant & Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to noon at St. John's Episcopal Church in the heart of King George. In addition to hardy plants dug from local gardens, the club will be sell- ing spring bedding plants, annuals, perennials, veggies, herbs & shrubs. The sale will be held rain or shine. Stop by for plants and snacks. Pro- ceeds from the sale will be used to benefit community organizations. Col. Beach getting ready for pageant season POTOMAC RIVER FESTIVAL AND CB FIRE DEPT. CONTEST These contests will be held on Sun- day, June 5th at the CBVFD. Boy's and Girl's 6 months - 12 months and 1 - 2 years will be at 1:30. Boy's and Gifts 3 - 4 and Girl's Only 5 - 6 will be at 2 p.m. NON-REFUNDABLE $20.00 Entry Fee. NOTE: If your child has won in any age group, they cannot be in that age group again. The Little Miss, Jr. Miss and Miss CBVFD Contest will be Sun- day, June 5th at 3:00. The Little Miss is for Girls 7 - 9, Sunday Dress Only in this group. Jr. Miss 10 - 12 and Miss is 13 - 15. Both of these age groups can wear a long or short dress. Most Miss wear long dresses. We also have the Miss Photographic contest that day for these girls only. We will need the pictures at practice on Wed. June 1st at 6:00. Practice is for the 7 - 15 year olds only. "NO Professional Photograph's" PLEASE. Just one you would take inside or out, at a beach, park and so on. NO ENTRIES will be accepted after 6 PM Sat., June 4th. For more info call (804) 224-0215 from 6:30 - 8 PM ONLY PLEASE. Musical benefit for local man to be held at KGMS Local churches, choirs and dance groups will be performing at a special Musical Benefit for Steve Sargent and family on May 7, 2016 at 6 p.m. in the KGMS au- ditorium. Steve, a former barber at Elite Barber Shop in King George, Coach for KG Parks & Rec, hus- band, father and friend to many suffered an unexpected illness that has prohibited him from be- ing able to return to work. Hebrews 13:16 says, "Do not neglect to do good and to share what you have, for such sacrifices are pleasing to God" This community event is an op- portunity to do good for others. Scheduled to perform are the Ebenezer Baptist Church Men's Chorus, Supply; the Shiloh Bap- tist Church Men's Chorus, Port Royal; Harmonies of Faith, King George and the Mighty Gospel Melodies, King George. A dance performance by Pace Setters Dancers is also on the program. All are invited to come to this event, to hear the Lord's word through music and dance, and show community support for a neighbor in need. Are you licensed to operate your power boat? After July I, you must have proof of completion of an approved Boating Safety Course to drive over 10HP in Virginia Waters. Sign up/register for a class now. or call Joe Riley (804) 472-452 I. Classes run 9am-4pm. Cost is $I0 which includes a lunch. Upcoming classes June 25 in rappahannock or July 23, Montross. Be safe on the water. Intellectual Disability & Substance Abuse Clinic Short-Term Services: Licensed Therapists, Board Cerbfied Psychiatrists, Specialized Substance Abuse Programs, Child & Adoles- cent Services, 24-Hleur Crisis Intervention Long-Term Mental Health & Intellectual Disability Case Management, ResidenUal Programs, Day Support Services St, Elizabeth of Hungary Corner of Lossing and Boundary, Colonial Beach Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton SundayMasses: 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. ., Office: 11 Irving Ave,, I Colonial Beach, Vai 2 [ [ Randall Snipes, Senior Pastor [ 8096 Leedstown Rd. Colonial Beach, VA 22443 804-224-9695 Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA t (804) 224-1500 _L "o magnify the Lord with-1- 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, Pasl., Help others find your Church! Advertise now in the Journal Church Directory Only $20 per week for one space Billed Monthly Contact Lori @ 540-709-7495 or email her at 7748 Leedstown Rd., Oak Grove, VA 22443 (804) 224-0418. We invite you to gath ....... ~ ..... ;'h us/ Sunday Schwa, - ....... Sunday Worship 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m. Bible Study - Wednesday 7 p.m. Pastor F)arl T. Howerton Jr. SATURDAYt MAY 7 SATURDAY~ MAY 14 Star Party at Caledon. Hosted CBVFD-LA Fried Fish Dinner. by the Rappahannock Astronomy 5-7 p.m. Menu: fish, frenchfries, Club. FREE! 8 p.m. Check www. slaw, corn bread, tea and dessert. for weather related up- $10 pp. dates. Colonial Beach Historical So- Ralph Bunche Alumni meeting,ciety to host a Golf Tournament. i1 a.ln. at the American Legion Cameron Hills Golf Links, KG. Post Bldg. 9526 James Madison Cost $75pp, $50 high school stu- Pkwy., KG. dents. Includes breakfast & lunch. 4th Annual "Living in the Gar- SUNDAY, MAY 8 den Symposium" will be held at Annual Mother's Day Breakfast U. of Mary Washington, 8:30 a.m.- at the CB firehouse. 7-11 a.m. $10 3:30 p.m. Guest speaker, TV per- ages 12 and up. 'Nll you can eat" sonality Bryce Lane. Anita Tuttle will also speak. Guy 'Mussey of TUESDAY, MAY 10 Stafford VA Ext. Office will lead a Regular meeting Chapter 595 tree walk on the UMW campus. NARFE at noon, Hunan Diner in Advance registration-is required. Col. Beach. (804) 224-7876. The brochure and registration form are available through the MGA- THURSDAY, MAY 12 CRA website at: http://www.mga- 2016 Green Talks program 6; on MGACR~s facebook p.m. KG Elem. School. Topic: Iden- page and at the King George Coop- tifying weeds & invasiva plants, erative Extension Office. For ad- Call 775-3062 to register, ditional information contact Linda Kline at 775-9688. M.__..',,.Z_..J ",,-._z.J..__.J ANGEL VISIT BAPTIST CHURCH PEOPLE'S UNION BAPTIST The Men's Ministry will sponsor CHURCH a Car & Bike Show, "HotRods for Celebrating their Annual Worn- God" on Saturday, May 7, 9 am - en's Day on Sunday, May 15 at the 2pro. Free to visit, $20 per show en- 11 a.m. & 3 p.m. services. Colors try. 29566 Tidewater Trail, Dunns- for 2016: purple & gold. 7357 Co- ville, VA. morn Road, KG. TABERNACLE BAPTIST CHURCH DAHLGREN UMC is having their Homecoming is re- opening of the Sheep's Pen Service on Sunday, May 15. A fel- on Fridays, beg. May 6. All pro- lowship dinner will follow the 11 ceeds go to the church. .m. service. The church will have one blend- There will be a Bible Conference ed worship service on Sunday, May on Sunday, May 22 at all three ser- 15 at 10:30 a.m. for their Pentacost vices, and will continue May 23-24 Celebration. Childcare will be pro- at 7 pm each night, vided. This will be followed by a fel- ' lowship luncheon. POPE'S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH AMBAR Relay for Life team will have a has a Power Night program @ classic car truck & cycle display Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. If you need show on May 7, 2016. 10 am -2pro. something from the Lord, come to Food for sale, baked goods, yard the service, because God wants to sales, 50-50 raffle and more. Come answer your need says Bishop Frye. out and support the team! 9469 Caledon Road, KG. Funeral Home Ed Talia&rro, Director King George Location Route 301, Just South of Route 205 540/775-5522 Colonial Beach Location 149 3rd Street 8o4/224-762o Pre-need arrangements available I Little Ark Baptist Church .~..' ~ ,, "'Building g 'U:s ~~ :~ On Earth" "Pastor Larry g. 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 ~ Presbyterian Church, PC A 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 I3114 Kildee Farm Road King George, VA 22485 (0if301 and Blue Jay Meadow Drive) Ph. (540) 775-9990 email: inf0@gracekg.c0m web site: www, 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 II a.m. Bible Study Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Rev, IMng Woolf01k, Jr, "A Church where everybody is somebody!" P E AC E LUTHERAN 3L3_3 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 Tabernacle Baptist Church Dr. Sherman Davis, Pastor 10640 Kings Hwy King George, VA 22485 Sunday Services Service Early Worship - 8 a.m. Wednesday Sunday School - 9:45 a.m. Evenings Morning Worship - ! 1 a.m. 7 p.m. Evenin~ Worship - 6 p.m. 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 Junior Livestock show to feature Local 4Hers The 69th annual 4-H/FFA Fred- ericksburg Area Show and Sale is slated for May 11, 2016 beginning at 7:30 a.m. at the Fredericksburg Livestock Exchange. Youth from Caroline, Essex, Hanover, King George, Richmond County, Lancaster, Northumber- land, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Westmoreland will be competing in the event, showcasing hogs, goats, lamb, and beef animals. For youth, this event is an oppor- tunity to show off the hard work and dedication they have put into their projects for the current year. Throughout the day, youth will also compete in a Stockman's contest. This contest is a writ- ten test that evaluates youth on. the knowledge of animal care, meat cuts, feed identification, and breed identifications. Participants have the oppor- tunity to win ribbons and prize money for their efforts in all of the day's competitions. The public is invited to attend this event in support of local youth. After the competition events, youth have the option to sell their animals at auction. Community members and business bid on animals with the funds going to the individual who raised each animal. Prior to the sale event, a BBQ is held at the Fredericksburg Fair Grounds for participants, buyers, and the community. Tickets to the BBQ can be purchased during the show or at the door. 4-H is a youth development education program of Virginia Cooperative Extension that em- phasizes the concept of "learn by doing" 4-Hers are encouraged to "Make the best better" in all aspects of their life. For informa- tion on how to become involved in 4-H, contact your local Exten- sion Office. To find the office for you county, visit All are welcome for a fun evening of Bingo at the Elks Lodge 2666. 719 Ferry Landing Rd off Rte 205 (Placid Bay/Colonial Beach. Every Monday evening. Doors open at 5pro. Early birds start at 6:30. Food and soft drinks are available for purchase. Smoking outside only. Call the lodge if you have questions 804-224-0364. Comer of Millbank & St. Anthony's Rd., King George Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry W00ton 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. 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 SPRING CLEANING? GOING TO DOWNSIZE OR ORGANIZE? HAVE UNWANTED ITEMS? DONATE. DON'T JUSTTOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT YOU DON'T WANT. 2016 KG Relay for Life theme: "Circus with a Purpose The 2016 King George com- munity Relay for Life event will be held on Saturday, May 14 from noon to midnight. Again being held at the KG Middle School, this year's theme is "Circus with a Pur- pose". Survivors are encouraged to attend the opening ceremony at noon for tto be followed by the traditional survivor lap and a luncheon in your honor. Many fun circus themed activities are planned- a fun time for the entire family! Food, music, activities, and more. Fundraiser info to for new substation Stratford Hall neighbors are raising money for a new volun- teer fire station to be located by Stratford Hall. They are currently raising money for phase two of the project, equipment. We would appreciate your support in raising the funds needed. Friday, May 6 "Win $4,000" Raffle. Purchase a ticket for a 1-in-200 chance to win the $4,000 grand prize! Need not be present to win! Tickets $100 and admit buyer & guest to drawing & cocktail event on Sat., Aug. 13th. Stop by our booth at Montross First Friday & Farmer's Market Noon- 8 p.m. For more information visit or call 804-493-1627. Also on Friday, May 6 come out to support the "Fighting Fire With Fire" 3-8 p.m., Montross First Friday & Farmer's Market. Castiglia's will be on site with their wood fired pizza oven making fresh, hand crafted pizza with farmer's market ingredients. In honor of International Fire fighter's Day, 15% of sales to benefit Stratford Fire Substation Equipment Fund. St. Mary's Community Lunch program to continue The St. Mary's Community Lunch Disco Fever Fundraiser held on April 23, 2016 was a huge success. Attendees danced the af- ternoon away to groovy tunes, ate scrumptious food, and sipped delicious libations all in support of the Free Community Lunch program. So many people vol- unteered time, ideas, money, etc. in order to assist St. Mary's in our mission to bring community members together to break bread, communicate, and care for one another, that it is with a full heart and full coffers that we are able to continue the Free Community Lunch. So, with gratitude and celebra- tion, we invite all to join us for a delectable menu of Classic Sloppy Joe's and Black Bean and Salsa Sloppy Joe's along with Cole Slaw and a Yummy Dessert. May's Free Community Lunch will be held on May 7, 2016 from 12:00 noon until 2:00 pm. Come to the lunch, bring a friend, meet a friend! We'll be looking for you!! Happy Mother's Day! ] Blrs. Blazie Bellgohnson I May 5, 1912 - April 20, 1999 [ od's word.' I ;trace is suff c ent l 2 Corinthians 12 9i With GoaOs words in mind we keev love in our hearts for our mother, as we know she still (ores us (ike no other Love, Rev. Lester Truman Johnson (Ninie), your children, grandchildren and family members Oenntl K 06~11o n I.$ Agcy the DenTs Oodson, Agent 2304 Jefferson Davis Highway Fredericksbu~ VA 22401 Bus: 540-373-2300 ... especially when it saves you money. I can help you save an average of $480. Talk to me about combining your renters and auto insurance today. 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