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PANCAKE AND SAUSAGE SUPPER by SCOUT TROOP 209. 5:00 PM TO 7:00 PM. $6:00 PER PERSON. TAKE OUTS AVAILABLE TO BE HELD AT MONMENTAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH SOCIAL HALL. ALL PROCEEDS GO TOWARDS THE COST OF SUMMER CAMP.. PANCAKES, SAUSAGE PATTIES, COFFEE, TEA OR WATER. SEE ANY BOY SCOUT FROM TROOP 209 OR CALL 434-594-4564 FOR TICKET
Brunswick Academy is having an Alumni Baskeball Tournament on Friday, Dec. 6th at 7:00 p.m.
Registration fee is $5 with t-shirt included. Please register by 11/29 with Ann Montgomery at 434-848-2220 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Christmas Party at Village View. 7-10pm. Heavy hors d'oeuvres, open bar, live music. $20 per person. Tickets can be purchased at White's Shoe Store or by contacting Spencer Anderson or any other Village View Board member.
Christmas Parade 6:30 pm
Chicken Dinner Fundraiser at Boys and Girls Club. 4-7 pm takeout or eat-in. $6.00 434-336-1443.
Indoor Flea Market 7-1 Tables are $15 At Boys and Girls Club Rerserve your space 434-336-1443
The Greensville/Emporia Master Gardeners will hold their annual live wreath-making workshop on Saturday, December 14, from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. The workshop will be held at the Extension Office at 105 Oak Street in Emporia. The class is limited to 15 participants. The fee is $15.00. All materials are provided. Each participant needs to bring their own gloves, needle nose pliers and scissors. Call 348-4223 to pre-register. Payment is made the day of the workshop.
Christmas program entitled “Christmas Hope” will be held at Main Street Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Social to follow in fellowship hall. All welcome.
CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT COMMUNION SERVICE to be held at Main Street Baptist Church, 440 South Main Street, at 7:00 p.m. All welcome.
“Cookie With Santa” 6:30 p.m. at the Jarratt Fire House. This is an annual event for the children of our community. We will, of course have Santa, hay rides, rides on the fire trucks, bar-b-q sandwiches ($1.00 each). Please feel free to bring your cameras to take pictures of your child with Santa. We will also be having a raffle with a turkey as the grand prize.
Pancake Breakfast for local Veteran's American Legion Post #46 - Emporia, VA. Pancake Breakfast on January 18th, 2014 at Applebee's from 8am to 10am. You will be served or take out is available. (2) Large Pancakes, (2) Sausage Patties, Butter, Syrup and choice of Coffee, Milk, Soda or Juice for $6 per plate. Contact: Lee Seymour - 434-430-5000 or any member of Post #46 for your tickets. Monies to be used to supplement the cost of fruit baskets for our local veterans located in local Home Health Care Facilities.
For National Family Caregiver Awareness Month
You are cordially invited to a Family Caregiver Appreciation Program at the Richardson Memorial Library on December 9, 2013 @ 5:30 pm.
The Family Caregiver Appreciation Program will honor family caregivers. According to an AARP Public Policy Institute, caregiver services were valued at $450 billion dollars per year in 2009 – an enormous contribution made to the long-term care system.
Join us as we honor family caregivers, as well as raise awareness of the great contributions made by family caregivers. Meet other caregivers. Know that you are not alone. Learn about resources. Enjoy light refreshments and fellowship. Have some fun!
Contact Mary McClain, Health Information Specialist, at 434-637-6672 to reserve your space.
Sponsored by Health Information and Advocacy @ Your Library (HIA), a partnership between VCU Massey Cancer Center and the Meherrin Regional Library System with funding made possible by the Virginia Tobacco Commission and VCU Massey Cancer Center.
Richardson Memorial Library December 9th
Brunswick Academy 50th Celebration Brunswick Academy is having a 50th Celebration on Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at the Golden Leaf Warehouse in South Hill. Music provided by J.B. & the Get Down Browns!!! Tickets are $10 per person and are on sale NOW! BYOB and 18 years and older. Please contact Ann Montgomery at 848-2220 to purchase tickets.
The Riparian Woman’s Club is proud to announce its 13th Annual Christmas Home Tour. The tour will be Friday, December 6, 2013, from 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm.
Home Tour 2013
A $12.00 donation will purchase a booklet-ticket with information on all the sites on the tour. Tickets are available at the Emporia-Greensville Chamber of Commerce at 400 Halifax St., Originals byRandi at 347 Halifax St., Jean Cobb at 348-3509, and any member of the Riparian Woman’s Club.
Come join us at Adams Grove Baptist church for the drama GOD IS WITH US an original play written by Bobby Edwards with a visit from Santa just before his big night. Followed by a taste of Christmas . Starts at 7: 00 P.M.
Donation to Belfield
Members of the Riparian Woman's Club recently presented a selection of school supplies to the students of Belfield Elementary School. Principal Mary Person (center) accepts the donation from Mary Short and Barbara Clarke.
RIF books at Belfield
Belfield Elementary School held a RIF book distribution a few days before Thanksgiving. Every student was able to select a free, brand-new book to keep for his or her own.
Reading Is Fundamental, Inc. (RIF) is the nation’s oldest and largest non-profit children’s literacy organization. Its purpose is to help young people discover the joy and acquire the habit of reading. RIF supports literacy development by providing free books for children to choose and keep.
Pictured are students from several classes selecting their books.