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Website © 2020. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal. THE JOURNAL, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 3 KGP&R What's Happening KGP&R Tours4Fun Trips luggage handling, taxes and meal Across Tennessee and Asheville, gratuities, and Motor coach trans- North Carolina, Pigeon Forge-Mem- portation. Cost of Trip: $309.00 pp phis-Nashville, 7-14 November, 2016 double occupancy. $25 non-refund- 8 days, 7 nights. 7 breakfasts, able deposit required upon registra- lunch at the Deerpark Restaurant at tion. Sign up and payment deadline Biltmore Estate, 6 dinners (including is October 21. Hatfield and McCoys Dinner Fued, Christmas in Cambridge, Ohio, Smith Family Dinner Theatre, King's Dickens Victorian Village, Dec. 13- Palace, and more), Elvis Presley's 15. 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 2 Graceland, Guided tours of Memphis dinners, guided tour of the Dickens & Nashville, Country Music Hall of Victorian Village Display, Holiday Fame, Smokey Mountain Tour, Tour Music & Light Show, National Mu- & Tasting of Ole Smoky Tennessee scum of Cambridge Glass, Historic Moonshine, Biltmore Estate, Folk Roscoe Village, Character Guide for Art Center, souvenir gift, baggage entire tour, souvenir gift, luggage handling, taxes and meal gratuities, handling, taxes and meal gratuities, Motor coach transportation. Cost of Motor coach transportation. Trip: $1,174.00 pp double occupancy Cost of Trip: $449.00 pp double (add $339 for single occupancy). $25 occupancy (add $139 for single oc- non-refundable deposit required cupancy). $25 non-refundable de- upon registration. Sign up and pay- posit required upon registration. ment deadline is September 30. Sign up for Trip and payment dead- Christmas in NYC, Dec. 1&2.2 line is October 28. Days, 1 Night. 1 breakfast, Radio Please register as early as possible. City Music Hall Christmas Spectac- for your trip. ular featuring the Rockettes, Guided King George Parks and Recreation tour of Lower Manhattan, Rockefell- Department PO Box 71 King George er Center, Fifth Avenue Shopping, VA 22485. Contact (540)775-4386 Macy's Herald Square, Souvenir gift, with any Questions/Registration. LTN Celebrates September 9016 September is a transitioning and cofee. All this in addition to month from Summer to Fall, folks their normal offerings of cereal, getting back into a routine with va- canned meats/vegetables/fruits, pud- cations behind them and schoolback ding, pasta/sauce, mac and cheese in full swing. It was a warm Sunday and soups. Even had some chow to afternoon for LTN'S event and the offer for our 4 legged friends, cour- patrons were honored to have their tesy of the King George Feed Store! own Sheriff Steve Dempsey as guest Hygiene selections were abundant speaker. As he mingled in the crowd with a wide variety of necessity items chatting with folks, greeted warmly offered to their patrons. by all, an announcement was made What a blessing to have so many on his recent appointment to 2nd folks support Love Thy Neighbor's Vice President of the Virginia Sher- event each month helping make it a iff's Association causing an over- 'special' time for those that attend. whelming applause throughout the The King George Varsity and Junior Citizen's Center. He then shared a Varsity Teams came to volunteer and special inspirational and encourag- were awesome as they stepped up ing message. LTN was blessed to to do the many tasks at hand ...... have The Madison's ~ Chuck, Tanya thank you girls! LTN is grateful to and Shelby along with ]ulie and Em- all our community folks whether it's ily Davis providing inspirational through monetary donations, provi- melodies and singing .... delighting sions or event day assistance -- we are all. Chuck and Shelby playing their serving our community with some guitars, Emily on the violin with TLC to those who need it most! Tanya and ]ulie vocals. We enc0urage otheTs t9,jp.!n in Their meal consisted of hot dogs/ this effort! There are so many folks buns (donated by In-First FCU), struggling, some experidiacing a chili prepared by Rex Sappenfield first time crisis in their lives ~ LTN along with seasoned beans, chips is here to help, encourage and love and a beverage. The King George those that walk through the doors of Ruritan Club provided desserts of the King George Community Cen- delicious cakes and brownies and ter on the 3rd Sunday each month. brought their sno cone machine ..... PLEASE NOTE: November's event a special treat for everyone! will be on Nov 13th, the 2nd Sunday Raffle prizes were donated with of November! each gift beautifully wrapped--fruits LTN continues to work on pro- and candy baskets, a weekender bag, viding patrons with inspirational tote bag, and quilt provided donated support, offer a healthy meal accom- to LTN by the King George Quilting panied by a visit to their food pan- Bee. Thanks to all our donors! try for groceries of choice. Food/ The food pantry had perishable/ hygiene donations can be dropped non-perishable items including fresh offat the King George Citizen's Cen- fruits, vegetables, eggs, breads, des- ter and/or the King George YMCA, serts, yogurt, butter, cheese sticks both located on Rt 3. and frozen WaWa sandwiches. Our next event will be held on Smaller portions of staples were also Sunday, Oct 16th ....... available such as salt, sugar, flour, Please come join us! WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21 Colonial Beach Historical Soci- ety to meet at 6 p.m. at The Muse- um, corner of Hawthorne & Wash- ington Streets. Meeting is open to the public. SATURDAYp SEPT. 24 Free Star Party with Rappahan- nock Astronomy club. 7 p.m. at Caledon State Park. Weather per- mitting. Free. Come out to see the stars, Honoring Everday Heroes con- cert by the Chamber Chorale of F'brg. Two concerts, 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Presbyterian Church in F'brg. 810 Princess Anne St. $10 adults. $5 students. Free admission to ems/fire/rescue/law enforce- ment that wear their uniform.For tickets and info or 540- 898-0458. First annual "Ladies Tea" with live music, games, raffles, silent auction and of course, delicious tea and traditional tea party cuisine. 1-4 p.m. Colonial Beach Com- munity Center, 717 Marshall Ave. Price: Ages 3-12, $10; Ages 13+, $20. Tickets online or by phone at: Call (804) 224-6007. SUNDAY~ SEPT. 25 Boots & BBQ 1-4 p.m. Juggs Farmhouse on Sabine Hall Farm near Warsaw. $40 admission pp. Raffles, wines, beers, cider, BBQ and more. Proceeds for the NN Land Conservancy. (804) 462- 0979. MONDAYp SEPT. 26 Audubon Bird Walk on Tangier Island. See article to the left. FRIDAY, SEPT, 30 3rd Annual Benefit Golf Tour- nament sponsored by the FVB Resident Assn. Lee's Hill Golf Club, F'brg. Registration at 8 a.m. $75 per player, for forms and more info. MONDAY, OCT. 3 CB-VFD-LA monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. All members are urged to attend. TUESDAYp OCT. 4 The Northern Neck Chapter 1823 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Asso- ciation meets on Tuesday, October 4, at !:00 p.m., at the China Inn Restaurant, 5061 Richmond Road, Warsaw. After lunch, Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield representa- tive Linda Fletcher will review the 2017 changes in the Federal health insurance program. Current, for- mer and retired Federal employees, spouses and survivor annuitants are invited. The NARFE Chapter 1823 executive board will meet at noon. For more information, call 804.450.3919. AGAPE MINISTRY CHURCH Gospel Sing. Sept. 25, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. Scheduled performers VA Gospel Singers & Morris Fam- ily. 540-388-7465. Indiantown Rd. in KG. FULL GOSPEL CHURCH 8488 Paige Rd. Woodford, VA invites you to a Gospel Sing on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. Featured groups "Sonrise" and "Justified". Call 775-2862 for more info. POPES CREEK BAPTIST .CHURCH Basement/yard sale Saturday, Sept. 24, 8 a.m. until ??? at the church, 9131 Kings Hwy. Proceeds for Relay 4 Life. FLETCHER'S CHAPEL UMC is hosting its Annual Fish Fry dinner on Saturday, Oct. 1. From 4-6 p.m. come out for some fried fish, sides, corn bread, desserts and more. Proceeds to benefit the UMM group and its programs. 8330 Fletcher's Chapel Road, KG. COLONIAL BEACH BA PTIS T CHURCH invites everyone to the 3rd Anni- versary celebration and the CD re- lease of Voices of DMV on Sunday, Sept. 25, starting at 4 p.m. Free admission. Also scheduled, Minister Der- rick Kearse; Faithful Connection; Walker Baker & Friends and Lato- nya Camp. 10 Garfield Ave. Col. Beach. ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH invites you to a Pipe Organ con- cert featuring husband & wife duo, Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 4 p.m. Music will be performed on the church's 2,000 pipe Patrick Murphy pipe organ. Suggested donation of $10 for adults. Visit or call (540) 413-8402 for more in- formation. "The church is the great lost and found department" - Robert Short Audubon Bird Walk on Tangier Island On Monday, 26 September, Frank Schaff and left Wright of the North- ern Neck Audubon Society will lead a Bird-walk on Tangier Island in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay. This will be a great opportunity to see some of the birds that fly around over the Chesapeake Bay as well as bird Tangier Island. Birding groups on the ferry have occasionally seen Wilson's Storm-Petrels and other birds.that are rarely, if ever, seen on the Northern Neck or Middle Pen- insula.. Susan Horman, a Master Gardener who has decorated our hay bale for three years at leastfour times a year, decorated this addition for our community to celebrate the fall season. This attraction brings around conversa- tion and joy to the people who visit and drive past in King George County. Save the Date for the 58th Annual King George Fall Festival. Held the 2nd weekend in October, this year's events Sat. Oct. 8 and Sun. Oct. 9 promise to be some of the best times for King George residents and visitors alike. The 2016 theme,"Where Your Adventure Begins" offers many the chance to"show off"where the adventures begin.The parade at 11 a.m. on Saturday gives local business, schools, churches and clubs the perfect venue tO highlight where an adventure can begin.The Fair grounds at KG High School will feature games, children's activities, petting zoo, live music, food to purchase, and crafters & vendors inside and outside the school. Parking and Fair admittance are FREE! Food, crafts, etc. are available for purchase. Sunday offers the crown jewel of the weekend, the Fall Festival Queen Pageant. 2 p.m. in the KGHS auditorium. Come out and support these girls as they vie for the KGFF Crown. Proceeds go into the scholarship fund for winners. Visit or like us on Facebook. The "Chesapeake Breeze" ferry departs at 10:00 am from Buzzard's Point Marina, 468 Buzzard Point Road, Reedville. After a one and a half hour narrated cruise, the ship docks at Tangier Island. The Breeze returns to Reedville at 4:15 pm. During the two and a half hour visit to the island there will be opportuni- ties to .bird; have lunch, take a tour, rent a bike or golf court, or just tour the island. You can walk around the island if you choose, since it is only about a mile wide and 3 miles long. You can bring your own food and drinks with you on the boat to the island or you can enjoy one of Tang- ier's famous restaurants. Individu- als will be responsible for purchas- ing their ticket for the trip either the day of the ferry ride or in advance on-line where they may be eligible for discounts. Google Chesapeake Breeze Ferry Boat to Tangier Island or call 804-453-2628. The web site states round trip tickets are $30.00. Visit for information on upcoming pro- grams and bird walks. I ! St. Ehzabeth of Hung Catholic Church Corner of Lossing and Boundary, Colonial Beach Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Fr. Joseph Kenna Sunday Masses: Sat. 5:00 p.m. Sun. 9:00 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. (espafiol) Daily Mass: 8:00 am 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,; Colonial Beach, Va. 22443 saintselizabethandanthony, o~ 804-224-7221 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 I R,aL,:ILI r 1 8096 Leeds'town Rd. Colonial Beach, VA 22443 804-224-9695 Macedonia Baptist Church 1081 Macedonia Ln., Colonial Beach, VA f (804) 224-1500 _L "o 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 zs, 7748 Leedstown Rd., Oak Grove, VA 22443 (804) 224-0418 * We invite you to gatM ..... ;'h ust. Sunday Seh,,,,, - ....... Sunday Worship 8 a.m. & 10:15 a.m, Bible Study - Wednesday 7 p.m. Pastor Earl T. Howerton Jr. I Little Ark Baptist Church ~~ "'Building ~I God's ~I~,. ~'~ Kingdom ~~ On Earth'" "Pastor Larry n. Robinson" S nd y : 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. ' I Bible Study [ Wednesdays at 7 p.m. Rev Ir~ing W001f01k, Jr ["~ 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 Morning Worship - 11 a.m. 7 p.m. Evening Worship - 6 p.m. ~ 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 at 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.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 St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church Comer of Millbank & St. Anthony's Rd., King George Very Rev. Francis M. de Rosa Fr. ;Joseph Kenna Sat. 7:00 p.m. Vigil Sunday Masses: sun 8:15 am 10:30 am 12:45 pm Tridentine Mass Daily Mass: Mon Thur Fri & Sat 9:00 am Tues 7:00 am Wed 7:00 pm Adoration before each morning Mass Confession: Wed 7:30 p m Sat after 9:00 am Mass & at 6:30 pm Sun. 1/2 hour before each Mass Office: 11 IWing Ave,, Colonial Beach, 22443 804-224'7221 HOUSE CLEANING? DOWNSIzlNG? OR JUST RE-ORGANIZING? HAVE UNWANTED ITEMS? DONATE, DON'T JUST TOSS. SOMEONE MAY NEED WHAT 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 old car- pet store/Circle Market at 5769 James Madison Pkwy. Paper sales begin at 5:30 p.m. and Bingo begins at 7. Refreshments are available for purchase. All are invited to come out and play. Call 540-709-1023 for more infor- mation.