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King’s Daughters and Sons Convention held in Gloucester (11/20/2019) - The Virginia Branch of The King’s Daughters and Sons Convention was held on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church in Gloucester. April Le, major gifts officer of the…
Fresh Air Fund photo winner (11/13/2019) - Amy Ashberry, who participated in the Fresh Air Funds Friendly Towns Program this summer, was among the winners of that organization’s 2019 photo contest. All winners were selected from the…
Gloucester Woman’s Club to hold pie sale (11/6/2019) - The Gloucester Woman’s Club will hold its annual home-baked pie sale in time for Thanksgiving. Offered are traditional holiday dessert pies for $15 each (apple, pumpkin, mincemeat and pecan) plus…
Pink for a purpose (10/30/2019) - Members of St. Paul United Methodist Church, Susan, wore pink on Sunday in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. Prayers were offered for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Taking part, front…
Bird walk Tuesday in Port Haywood (10/30/2019) - The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday to hold a bird watch at two private properties in Port Haywood. The group will meet at 307 Kings…
Circle of Caring (10/23/2019) - The Ware River Circle of The King’s Daughters and Sons received its first Circle of Caring Sponsorship for $1,000 from Chris and Katie Leigh of Oyster Cove Boatworks and Yacht…
Suicide awareness walk to be held in Gloucester Nov. 9 (10/23/2019) - The Prevention, Health and Wellness Division of the Middle Peninsula-Northern Neck Community Services Board will hold its fourth Suicide Prevention Awareness Walk—“Walk for a New Day!”—on Saturday, Nov. 9, along…
Master decorators (10/23/2019) - Gloucester Master Gardener Brenda Booth, assisted by Virginia Department of Transportation employee David Summers, positioned newly painted pumpkins at the Coleman Bridge toll booths for those traveling into Gloucester County…
Best Years Club to see ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’ (10/16/2019) - The Gloucester Parks, Recreation and Tourism Best Years Club will be taking a trip next month to see a production of “The Mystery of Edwin Drood.” The trip to the…
Heath to be honored by CCS (10/16/2019) - Brent Heath of Gloucester will be among those inducted into the Christchurch School Hall of Fame on Saturday. Heath, a 1964 graduate, will be inducted for Lifetime Achievement.  The owner…
Service to America Day (10/16/2019) - The Cricket Hill chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution observed Service to America Day on Oct. 11 by collecting and donating 146 food and nonperishable items to Hands…
‘Colonial Christmas Celebration’ to benefit CHKD (10/9/2019) - The Ware River Circle of The King’s Daughters and Sons will host its 30th annual Christmas Open House, “A Colonial Christmas Celebration,” at the Inn at Warner Hall on Tuesday,…
Quilts of River Country (9/25/2019) -
Quilts of River Country show this weekend (9/18/2019) - The 2019 Quilts of River Country show will be held Friday and Saturday on and around Gloucester Court Green. Admission is $3. The show is held every two years and…
Bird walk next week in Gloucester (9/11/2019) - The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will guide participants in a bird walk at 8 a.m. next Thursday, Sept. 19, at a large, private conservation property in Gloucester. The property features…
Legion breakfast Sunday in Gloucester (9/4/2019) - American Legion Post 75, Gloucester will hold its Community Breakfast from 8-11:30 a.m. Sunday at the post home, White Marsh. The price is $8 for adults, $5 for children ages…
Daffodil Club meets next week at Brent & Becky’s (9/4/2019) - Learn more about historic daffodils at the next meeting of the Gloucester Daffodil Club at 4 p.m. next Thursday, Sept. 12 in the Chesapeake Lounge at Brent & Becky’s, Ware…
Moth night combines info with fun (8/7/2019) - More than 30 Gloucester residents took part in an educational night out on Friday, July 26, at Beaverdam Park, learning all about moths with the newly-chartered Middle Peninsula Master Naturalist…
Bird-watching party Tuesday in Port Haywood (7/31/2019) - The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will hold a bird-watching event at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the home of Louise Witherspoon, 724 Turpin Lane, Port Haywood. The property has waterfront on…
Handmade with love (7/24/2019) - The River Country Quilt Guild recently donated a wagonful of quilts to the cancer treatment center at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital. From left are guild charity quilts chairman Mickey Sears,…
Kokedama workshop at Brent and Becky’s (7/17/2019) - A kokedama workshop, explaining the craft of making containers of live moss to hold a plant’s root and soil, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 27 at…
Deadline approaches for quilt show (7/17/2019) - The Quilts of River Country Show will be held Sept. 20-21 in and around Gloucester’s colonial court circle. Show hours are noon to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 and 10…
Learn about moths in event on July 26 at Beaverdam Park (7/17/2019) - The Middle Peninsula Master Naturalist chapter will hold an evening dedicated to moths beginning at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 26 at the north entrance of Beaverdam Park off Fary’s Mill…
Bird walk Tuesday at Brent and Becky’s (6/26/2019) - The Middle Peninsula Bird Club will guide participants in a bird walk at 7 a.m. Tuesday at Brent and Becky’s, 7900 Daffodil Lane, Ware Neck area. Participants are invited to…
‘Food From the Heart’ returns July 24 (6/26/2019) - The “party barn” doors at White Hall Plantation in Zanoni will once again open Wednesday, July 24 to “Food From the Heart,” an event sponsored by Charles and Mari Ann…