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Rockin’ on the Ware Rivah (8/23/2017) - Members of the Ballast Band, above, play during Saturday night’s Rockin’ on the Ware Rivah, a music festival presented by the Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic and the Samaritan Group. The Tom…
Karl Werne to perform at Arts on Main (8/16/2017) - Karl Werne of Norfolk will perform on Sept. 9 at Arts on Main in the third in a series of four local and regional singer/songwriter concerts. Doors open at 6:30…
Children’s artwork on display at Arts on Main (8/16/2017) - A closing reception for young artists who participated in the Phoenix Art Group summer camp program will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 26, at Arts on Main…
‘Chicken Soup Gang’ to perform at Li’l Ole Opry (8/9/2017) - Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry will present its home-grown quartet, “The Chicken Soup Gang,” this Saturday. The show will be at Mathews High School’s Harry M. Ward auditorium. Doors open at…
‘Rockin’ on the Ware Rivah’ comes to WRYC (8/9/2017) - “Rockin’ on the Ware Rivah,” a summer benefit concert for the Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic and the Samaritan Group, will be held on Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Ware River Yacht…
Rock painting class Saturday at Arts on Main (8/9/2017) - Arts on Main will hold a rock painting class beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the gallery on Main Street in Gloucester. Designed for people of all ages, the…
Arts on Main honors its founders (8/2/2017) - Arts on Main celebrated its accomplishments at its annual membership meeting on July 20. Now in in its sixth year, the organization honored its founders and elected two new board…
Community invited to come up with name for artisan trail (8/2/2017) - Artisans, farmers, wine makers, business people and others with an interest in the artisan trail being developed on the Middle Peninsula are invited to a gathering to “play the name-game”…
C.H. Players to hold auditions for ‘Sister Act’ (8/2/2017) - Auditions for the Court House Players production of the musical “Sister Act” will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 13 in the Ware Church Parish Hall, Route 14,…
‘A Mathews Point of View’ (8/2/2017) - This year’s Mathews Market Days poster contest entries are on display in the Art Speaks Gallery at the Bay School Community Arts Center. The unveiling will be held on Aug.…
C.H. Players presents ‘Proof’ (7/26/2017) - The Court House Players’ production of “Proof,” a drama by David Auburn, will be presented as dinner theater at 6:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and as show only at 3…
Original Rhondels to perform in Kilmarnock (7/26/2017) - The Original Rhondels are coming to Kilmarnock on Aug. 4. The iconic beach music band, which can trace its lineage back nearly five decades, will perform at the Boys &…
Talent Search Extravaganza Saturday at MHS (7/19/2017) - Virginia’s Li’l Ole Opry will hold a Talent Search Extravaganza, the only one planned this year, on Saturday night at Mathews High School’s Harry M. Ward Auditorium. Doors open at…
Music festival to benefit GMCC, Samaritans (7/19/2017) - “Rockin’ on the Ware Rivah,” a music festival to benefit the Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic and The Samaritan Group, will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19, at the…
Concert at Arts on Main (7/19/2017) - The House of Cards, a Norfolk band, will play from 6-8 p.m. on Aug. 4 at Arts on Main. The trio of Kate Landman, Drew Landman and Cheryl Starr play…
New book attempts to shed light on Parkway Murders (7/12/2017) - A new book on the eight unsolved killings that occurred in the Tidewater area in the 1980s, known collectively as the Parkway Murders, was released this week. All of the…
GHS student’s art (7/12/2017) - An exhibit of works by Gloucester High School student Katie McSweeney will be on display through July 22 at Arts on Main in Gloucester. Sponsored by the Phoenix Art Group,…
Arts on Main plans annual meeting (7/12/2017) - Arts on Main will hold its annual membership meeting at 6 p.m. on July 20 at the gallery on Main Street in Gloucester.  The meeting will be a celebration of…
Soothin’ Summer Sounds (7/5/2017) - Art Muroff & Friends will perform dance music, show tunes, Latin music, and some swing and light rock during a Soothin’ Summer Sounds concert beginning at 7 o'clock tonight, Thursday,…
Open mic program Sunday at library (7/5/2017) - Chesapeake Bay Writers will have its monthly open mic for writers at 1 p.m. Sunday at Mathews Memorial Library. All writers are invited to participate by reading their original prose…
Special events to be held at Brent and Becky’s (7/5/2017) - The schedule of special events this month at Brent and Becky’s, Gloucester, includes the following: Yoga with Victoria: Fridays, July 7 and 14, 10:30 a.m., garden yoga, $11; Garden Buddies,…
Paint Night to be held July 17 (7/5/2017) - The Five Rivers Woman’s Club will hold a Paint Night on Monday, July 17, at the Ware Episcopal Church Parish Hall, Route 14, Gloucester. The event starts at 6:30 p.m.…
Beauty of Mathews topic of Bay School exhibit (6/28/2017) - “The Pearl & Its People: A Celebration of Mathews,” an exhibit of art inspired by or featuring Mathews County, will open with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the…
‘Summer Art Markets’ begin Saturday at Bay School (6/28/2017) - The Bay School Community Arts Center in Mathews will host “Summer Art Markets on Main” on select Saturdays throughout the summer, beginning this Saturday, July 1, from 9 a.m. to…
Abstract works on display (6/28/2017) - An exhibit of shrouded abstract paintings by Eli Walker of Westwood, Ohio, second from right, is on display through July at #FFFHEX Gallery on Church Street in Mathews. A reception…