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Children, adults invited to express creativity with daffodil arrangements (3/7/2018) - The Garden Club of Gloucester plans two chances to arrange Gloucester’s famous daffodils during the Daffodil Festival to be held on March 24-25. Arts on Main, 6580 Main Street, will…
Ready for the festival (3/7/2018) - Members of the Gloucester Woman’s Club hold and wear various daffodil-themed items that will be for sale at their booth at the upcoming Daffodil Festival. Among the items are felt…
‘Choose Your Charity’ sale (2/28/2018) - Penny Doyel, Layne Brown and Susan Smith, from left, prepare for the North River Circle of The King’s Daughters “Choose Your Charity” Rummage Sale at the White Marsh Shopping Center…
Bird watchers (2/28/2018) - In spite of the fog, members of the Middle Peninsula Bird Club enjoyed a morning of birdwatching on Feb. 20 at Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve in Mathews. From left…
Daffodil Show (2/21/2018) - Daffodil Show committee met recently to coordinate details for this year’s show, which will be held at Botetourt Elementary School on March 24-25. A part of the 2018 Gloucester Daffodil…
Terrarium project (2/21/2018) - The Mathews-Middlesex Master Gardeners learned about making terrariums in their own planters during a meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at Kingston Episcopal Parish House in Mathews. Shown working on their…
Delia Ray to speak at Book Author Luncheon (2/21/2018) - Author Delia Ray will be the featured speaker at the York River Circle of The King’s Daughters and Sons’ 25th annual Book Author Luncheon, which will be held at noon…
Black Men Cooking returns to Gloucester Saturday (2/14/2018) - To benefit its scholarship fund, Iota Phi Lambda Sorority Inc. Epsilon Eta Chapter of Gloucester will host its annual Black History Program and Black Men Cooking from 1-3 p.m. Saturday…
First-person history (2/7/2018) - Members of the Augustine Warner chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, welcomed “Polly,” a slave who lived on the Rosewell Foundation during the 18th century, to the chapter’s…
Lee-Jackson Day observance (1/31/2018) - Harry Sontag of Northern Virginia portrayed Dr. Hunter McGuire, chief surgeon for Gen. Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson’s Corps in the Army of Northern Virginia during the Civil War, at a…
Bird walk Tuesday at Beaverdam Park (1/17/2018) - The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will hold a bird walk at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at Gloucester’s Beaverdam Park (Farys Mill Road entrance).  Waterfowl species are abundant at this time of…
Bay Quilters bring joy to families of special-needs children (1/17/2018) - The Bay Quilters group is bringing a bit of joy to families of some special needs children. The group’s members donated more than 20 handmade quilts they poured their hearts…
Santa’s done for this year (12/27/2017) - Christmas Eve wore out Santa Claus, and Christmas morning found his trademark red suit freshly laundered and drying in the fresh breeze at Stephanie Hanson’s home on Hallieford Road in…
Senior Center Christmas (12/27/2017) - The Mathews Senior Center celebrated the holiday recently with a Christmas party for its members, with the Mathews County Woman’s Club, Kingston Episcopal Parish, and Francis de Sales Roman Catholic…
Wreaths Across America (12/20/2017) - Della Garrett of Gloucester, a member of the Augustine Warner chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and members of her family paid tribute to the country’s fallen heroes…
Beautifying the median (12/6/2017) - Members of the Garden Club of Gloucester planted bulbs Tuesday, provided by Brent and Becky’s, Ware Neck, in planters along the median of Route 14 near Main Street. Club members…
Holiday Wreath Workshop (12/6/2017) - Virginia Cooperative Extension in Mathews held its seventh annual Holiday Wreath Workshop on Saturday at the Extension office in Mathews. With a little instruction, a dozen participants from Mathews, Gloucester…
CHKD Open House (12/6/2017) - The Ware River Circle of The King’s Daughters and Sons is preparing for Tuesday’s 28th annual Open House, which will be held at Little England on Sarah’s Creek. Vicki and…
Christmas Singalong (12/6/2017) - Members of the Mathews Baptist Church Youth Choir performed two selections Sunday at the annual Christmas Singalong presented by the Central Village Homemakers at Central United Methodist Church, Mathews. Among…
‘Undaunted Daffodils’ (11/21/2017) - More than a dozen daffodil enthusiasts met at Brent and Becky’s Bulbs in Gloucester on Nov. 14 to take part in a presentation given by local daffodil expert and hybridizer…
Christmas Open House to be held at Little England (11/8/2017) - The Ware River Circle of The King’s Daughters & Sons will host its 28th annual Christmas Open House at Little England on Tuesday, Dec. 12. The menu will include finger…
Sprucing up a rose garden (11/8/2017) - Members of the Mathews-Middlesex Master Gardeners recently helped care for the rose garden at the West Mathews Civic League building in Bohannon. Here, members Edie Bradbury, Sharon Harris, Eleanor Gardener…
Pumpkin party (11/1/2017) - Members of the Mathews-Middlesex Master Gardeners, under the direction of Debbie Lambert, visited the Mathews Active Lifestyle Center on Oct. 18 with art supplies and pumpkins for the seniors to…
Mathews Woman’s Club to hold Fashion Show (10/25/2017) - The Mathews County Woman’s Club will hold its annual Fashion Show Luncheon on Saturday, Nov. 11, at Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church, 17 Lovers Lane, Mathews. The event starts…
Upper Mattaponi Tribe chief addresses DAR meeting (10/18/2017) - The Augustine Warner chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution welcomed Chief William Frank Adams of the Upper Mattaponi Tribe to its September meeting, which was held at the…