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Riverside Center for the Performing Arts Young Abe Lincoln

January 18 @ 12:00 pm - March 3 @ 2:30 pm

Where can one find quality live musical theatre and tableside service, with an afternoon of entertainment suitable for all ages? Riverside Center Children's Theatre! Pre-purchase a hot dog bag lunch for $18, or come Show Only for $14 and select something from the hot and tasty lite fare menu. The lobby refreshment bar opens at 11:30, and seating for lunch begins at noon. The curtain goes up on Young Abe Lincoln at 1:00, and an autograph session with the cast…

Riverside Center for the Performing Arts Friends of Chatham Goes to the Riverside

February 22 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Friends of Chatham invites you to a Fun-raiser at the Riverside! MAMMA MIA! Thursday, February 22nd Reception at 5:00 pm Dinner at 5:30 pm Performance at 7:30 pm $75. Per Person Please make check to: Friends of Chatham and MAIL TO: Patsy Thompson 206 Caroline Street Fredericksburg, VA 22401 Please let Patsy know how many are in your group and their names. You can also go to our website: friendsofchatham.org and pay using PayPal, but please note the number and…

Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont Monthly Guided Woodland Hike

February 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until October 28, 2018

Conducted by Virginia Master Naturalists, these informative walks cover a mile of trails in both woodlands and fields and also touch on the historic ruins of Belmont’s past. Please wear sturdy footwear. Meet outside the Visitor Center. Free.

Curator’s Tour

February 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The public is invited to a behind the scenes tour of the museum operation at Gari Melchers Home and Studio led by 35 year veteran at the property, Joanna Catron. Members free, non-members $5. Limited to 12. Reservations required. Contact: Meghan Pcsolyar at 540 654-1848

Highmark brewery Trivia Night

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 27, 2018

Trivia Night with Al Burner! Juan More Taco Food Truck A weekly Wednesday trivia tradition full of fun for the whole family at Highmark Brewery! Bring your team no larger than 6 and enjoy a 20% discount for teachers beginning at 6:30PM!

Books & Beer: Loving Vs. Virginia by Patricia Hruby Powell

March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every 3 weeks that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

Join Christie and Sam at Adventure Brewing North for the monthly meeting of the Books & Beer club! We meet the 3rd Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m., 33 Perchwood Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22405. See upcoming selections here: https://librarypoint.bibliocommons.com/list/share/137247394_crrladults/357318067_crrl_picks_books_and_beer_club

4th eatYOGAdrink Will YOGA for BEER Retreat

March 3 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

**ONLY 5 TICKETS LEFT!** Grab your mat (and empty growlers), we're going on a road trip! Join us on our 4th eat.YOGA.drink. "Will Yoga for Beer" adventure as we travel south to Fredericksburg for yoga and beer at Strangeways Brewing! Our second stop will be a mindful drinking experience at Adventure Brewing. Our final stop, which includes a brewery tour and beer talk, will be at Brew Republic in Woodbridge. It's a day of poses, pints, fun, fellowship, and lots…

March Preschool Palette

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

March 5, 8, 10 Introduce your child to arts education in a museum setting with this award-winning class. Join us for process art projects, along with age-appropriate studio tours, exploratory garden walks, and engaging stories.

Lecture: Crow’s Nest: An Ecological Gem in Stafford County

March 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

An illustrated presentation by Mike Lott, Regional Supervisor/Northern Region Steward Free admission. Pavilion at Gari Melchers Home and Studio. Contact: Michelle Crow-Dolby at 540-654-1851

Highmark Brewery National Crab Meat Day with Beach Fries

March 9 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

National Crab Meat Day! Enjoy a famous Beach Fries Crab Cake sandwich for $9. Pair with Highmark Brewery's Blue Stone Kolsch for $1 off!

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