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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, June I, 2016 3 F Smoot Library summer calendar for 2016 June 6: The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. June 7: Blooms of Spring-Hibiscus, ages 16+, 6 p.m. June 10: Summer Reading Kick-Off at Sealston Park, ages 0-18, 11 a.m. June 14: Summer Cinema, 1 la.m. June 14: Board of Trustees Meeting, open to public, 6 p.m. June 15: Paws for Reading, grades K-6th, starting at 4:30 p.m. June 20: The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. June 23: STEM with Stickbots, ages 7-11,2 June 25: STEM with Sphero, ages 12-18, 12 p.m. June 30: Ryan the Balloon Guy, 12 p.m. July 5: Summer Cinema, 1 la.m. July 6: The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. July 12: Amazing Mr. B, ages 0-11, 2 p.m. July 18: The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. July 19: Summer Cinema, 1 la,m. July 20: Paws for Reading, grades K-6, starting at 4:30 p.m. July 21: Rockin Leonardo, ages 0-11,2 p.m. July 26: ArtLib, agesS-11, 2 p.m. August 1:The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. August 2: Summer Cinema, 11 a.rn. August 9: Board of Trustees Meeting, open to public, 6 p.m. August 11: Reptiles Alive, 2 p.m. August 15: The Smoot Summer Book Club, ages 16+, 6 p.m. ALL PROGRAMS REQUIRE REGISTRATION. Register online at For additional information check out the Library website or call 540- 775-2147. CHECK KG PARKS & REC FOR THEIR SUMMER PROGRAMS, UPCOMING DAY & OVERNIGHTTRIPS. CALL 540-775-4386 OR STOP BYTHEIR OFFICE DURING THE WEEK. 8076 Kings Hwy, KG Dahlgren Lions Club Mud Run The Dahlgren Lions Club will hold its 4th annual 1 mile Kids Leo Mud Run and 4 mile Dirty Lion Mud Run and on Saturday 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 ongo- ing sight and hearing mission. Register now at www.racetimin- Up to June 1, the cost is only $45.00. Cost is then $60.00 up to race day. Adult discounts are also available for police, fire, military and more at checkout. See if you can tame the Dirty Lion. King George County 4-H Shotgun Club hosts skeet shooting event Submitted by Kendall Rhodes The King George County 4-H 50 targets including a perfect round Shotgun Club conducted a Skeet of 25.The King George 4-H Club fin- Shooting Event with Woodberry ished in the top 5. KG 4-H member Forest School from Madison Kendall Rhodes came in 2nd with County in late April 2016. The 44, Conn Jannerbo of Woodberry event was hosted at Northern School 3rd with 43, KG 4-H mem- Virginia Gun Club (NVGC) in ber Jordan Stevens was 4th with 40. King George County.~ KG 4-H members Paul Sevier and The King George 4-H Shotgun Chandler Jacavelli along with David Club was formed in 2015. Joe King a Woodberry School member Primeraro and ]on Yagla are team shooting with the KG 4-H team tied coaches. The KG 4-H Club uses for 5th place with 38 each. The kids the NVGC, a privately owned fa- shot as teams and the adults worked cility, where they can meet, learn, as teams, and resulting in a great and and practice the shooting disci- very memorable event. plines. The KG 4-H Shooting Club also 4-H Club Shooting Sports participates in youth programs of Clubs are open to all youth ages 8 the Amateur Trapshooting Asso- to !8. All instructors are trained ciation (ATA), They are currently by state instructors certified to competing in the Virginia Youth teach courses. Clubs use meeting Trapshooting League (VYTL). The places and sites--such as sports- VYTL is an 8 week trap shooting men's clubs, community ranges competition for Virginia youth up to for club activities. As an example, 22 years of age. It provides shooters Terry Misch, local 4-H agent for throughout Virginia with the oppor- King George County recently tunity to compete at their local clubs completed a Shooting Instructor and have their scores compared with Training Course for 5 people in peers from throughout the state. support of the KG 4-H Shooting The youth shoot 50 rounds a Program. week for eight weeks ending in a 5 The KG 4-H club did very well June VYTL Championship Meet in in the Skeet Shooting Event with Winchester, VA. The KG 4-H Club is Woodbury Forest School. Wood- planning on competing in the 5 June berry School had 9 shooters and Championship Meet. King George 4-H had 4 Shooters. Kendall Rhodes The KG 4-H team won the Meet with a Team score of 198. Lisle E1- liman of The Woodberry School was the top shooter with 48 out of Are you licensed to operate your power boat? After July 1, 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 $10 which includes a lunch. Upcoming classes June 25 in Tappahannock or July 23, Montross. Be safe on the water. KGAG summer art classes for kids The King George Art Guild (KGAG) continues its tradition of supporting art education by offer- ing children's summer art classes from July 11 - 15, for students ages 6-16. Art teacher Ms. Carrol Morgan will teach three daffy ses- sions from 9-10:30 a.m.; 11-12:30 p.m.; and 1-2:30 p.m. with each class limited to 15 students. Classes will be held in the art room at King George Elementary School, and will include drawing, painting, and printmaking. The classes are free and all sup- plies are provided. Pre-registra- tion is required. Classes fill up quickly, pre-register NOW! Call Carrol Morgan at 540- 760-6928 to register or for infor- mation. U FRIDAY, JUNE 3 Master Gardeners to present a program on Shoreline Plants at the Lancaster Community Library on Town Centre Road in Kilmarnock. 2p.m. 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock. "Win $4K" raffle. Purchase a ticket for a 1-in-200 chance to win the $4,000 grand prize! Proceeds go to building fund for new Strat- ford Hall fire substation. (804) 493- 1627. Available at Montross 1st Fri- day& Farmers Market, along with other fundraisers. JUNE 3 & JUNE 4 Friends of the Northumberland Library in Heathsville will host two events in support of the li- brary. On Friday, June 3, the Arts Alive Friday! reception from 5 to 7 p.m. will welcome the open- ing of Regina Baylor's exhibit in the library meeting room, 7204 Northumberland Highway. On Saturday, June 4, Friends is spon- soring a Fashion Show, Luncheon and Raffle fund raiser next door to the library at Westlawn starting at 11:30 a.m. with fashions by Wild- est Dreams Boutique. Admission for the reception is free. Tickets for the Saturday luncheon are $35 and are available at Wildest Dreams in Burgess. TUESDAY, JUNE 7 Free Green Talks Program on Growing Native Plants, 6:30 p.m. at the KG Extension office. Call 775- 3092 or email to reserve your handout. SATURDAY, JUNE 11 Master Gardeners' Rain Barrel Workshop, 10 a.m.-noon at the NN Farm Museum. 12705 Northum- berland Hwy, between Heathsville and Burgess. To pre-register for the workshop call the VA Coop.Ext. of- fice at 804-580-5694. The $50 cost for each completed rain barrel will be collected on site on the day of the workshop. For any additional information, call Edna Roberts at 804-438-4238. Ready-made rain barrels can be purchased for $60. MONDAY, JUNE 13 King George Garden Club will tour Judy Brooks' garden. For info please call 540-775-9688. MONDAY, JUNE 20 Young Life 5th Annual Golf Tournament. Cameron Hills Golf Links. For info contact Be Brabo or call (540) 940-3112. C4wcgCge r POPE CREEK BAP ST CHURCH to host Spaghetti Dinner fund- raiser for Relay 4 Life. Friday, June 3 from 5:30-7 p,m. Spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert & drink, $8 pp eat in or take out. 9131 Kings Hwy., Montross. SALEM BAP~ST CHURCH will celebrate its annual "Bike Blessing" service on Sunday, June 5 during the 11:15 a.m. service, followed by a cookout. All are welcome. THE FULL GOSPEL CHURCH invites you to come listen to the powerful music of "4 the Lord" and "The Hendersons" at the Gos- pel Sing on Sunday, June 26. From 6-8 p.m. Free admission/love of- fering will be collected. 8488 Paige Rd:, Woodford, VA. Final call for Oolonial WANTED: LOCAL RESIDENTS TO COME OUT& TAKE PART IN THE WORLD'S LARGEST SWIM LESSON FREE -OPEN TO ALL AGES- NOON- 12:30 PM FRIDAY JUNE 24TH THE KG BRANCH OF THE RAPPAHAN- NOCK FAMILY YMCA IS ATTEMPTING TO HELP SET A NEW RECORD IN THE GUINNESS BOOK OF RECORDS. SIGN UP TODAY AT THE KG-Y OR CALL 540-775-9622 EXT 3020 COME ON OUT AND HELP BREAK A RECORD! Are you hurricane ready? To emphasize the impor- tance of preparing for hurri- cane season, Governor Terry McAuliffe has designated May 22-28 as Hurricane and Flood- ing Preparedness Week in Vir- ginia. Hurricane season starts June 1 and continues through Nov. 30. Sign up for text alerts; check your insurance coverage; pre- pare disaster supply kit; pre- plan family check ins or meet ups; and don't forget planning for your pets. Go to www.ReadyVirginia. com to find complete lists, planning guides and more. Don't wait for a disaster to strike before you think about what you need. Prepare now! SAVE THE DATE-JUNE 25 & 26 for the annual Amateur Radio Field Day. Hosted in KG by the KGARO club, you are invited to come to Caledon State Park, learn about ham radios & have some fun. ~is K Dod~. Im ~ I. ... especially when it Dennis Dodson, Agent saves you money. 23O4 Jefferson Da~s H~ehway Freder~cksbur VA 224O1 I can help you save an Bus: 54~373-2300 average of $480. Talkto me about combining your renters and auto irlSlJrance today. Get to a better State~. Get State Farm. CALL ME TODAY. 4EStateFarm" " ; ] I t Beach summer pageant sign ups 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 p.m. ONLY PLEASE. Funeral Home Ed Taliaferro, Director King George Location Route 301, Just South of Route 205 5401775-5522 Colonial Beach Location 149 3rd Street 8o4/224-762o Pre-need arrangements available Corner of Lossing and Boundary, Colonial Beach Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton Sunday Masses: Sat. 5:00 p.m. Sun. g:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. (espanol) 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. Help others find your Church! Advertise now in the Journal Church Directory Only $20 per week for one space Billed Monthly Contact Loft @ 540-709-7495 or email her at Iori@journalpress. com Bible Studies: Church School - 9 a.m. Wednesdays - Noon & 6 p.m. Intercessory Prayer: Tuesdays 5 p.m. 8096 Leadstown Rd. Colonial Beach, VA 22443 15681 Owens Dr. in Dahlgren, VA 804-224-9696 Church Phone: (540) 663-283 1 Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA t (804) 224-1500 ..L "0 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 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~ing W~01L Or 'A Church where everybody is somebody!" 7748 Leedstown Rd., Oak Grove, VA 22443 (804) 224-0418 * We invite you to gath ...... ..... ;'h us! Sunday Seh,,,. - ....... Sunday Worship 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m. Bible Study - Wednesday 7 p.m. Pastor Earl T. Howerton Jr. 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 - ll a.m. 7 p.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 (off 301 and Blue Jay Meadow Drive) Ph. (540) 775-9990. email: inf0@gracekg.c0m web site: www.gracekg.eom 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 ptist 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 Corner of Millbank & St. Anthony's Rd., King George Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Rev. Jerry Wooton SaL 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.rn. 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 -IUST TOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT YOU DON'T WANT. 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 5pm. 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. Bingo night at American Legion Post 89 on Dahlgren Road in KG, has MOVED to a bigger location. The new location is at the Masonic Lodge located at 9019 James Madi- son Parkway. Paper sales begin at 6 p.m. and Bingo begins at 7. Refreshments are available for purchase. All are invited to come out and play. Call 775-3671 for more informa- tion.