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ANNUAL HOLLY JOLLY SHOP LOCAL EVENT IS BEGINNING TO FILL UP
Saturday, Dec 14 9-1 p.m. KGES
Members of the KGFM will be outside, and home made crafts & non-profits inside.
KGHS Chorus will sing 10-noon
Registered so far: - Love Thy Neighbor (raffle & donations)-KG Historical Society-Sealston Elem. PTA-school stuff-Ruth Hornbaker, pen & ink drawings of local homes, buildings & businesses-Alfonso Lanzara, jewelry
Kordent, Inc. (KGFM member), jams, sauces & candy-Linda Scott, handpainted gourds-Mrs. Cluckers Best eggs-Hickory Point Farm, fresh veggies-Go Nuts, nuts & nut butters-Larry’s Produce, veggies-Peery’s Natural Cheese, blue, garlic, cajuncheddar, sharp cheddar and more cheeses-Audrey Durfee, hand turned wood bowls & bottle stoppers-Poppin’ Jon’s Kettle Corn-C&T Produce, veggies-Meandering Dragonfly, bags, totes, purses-Friendly Cottage Farms, misc-We have heard from others, and are waiting for registrations!
EXIT Realty Expertise is conducting its 7th annual Holiday Food Drive to benefit the King George Food Pantry now until the end of the year. Drop off non perishable food items at our office located across from KG Domino’s, 7947 Kings Highway, between 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. -2 p.m. on Saturdays. Checks may be made out to King George Social Services. Please note, we also remain an ongoing collection site for Love Thy Neighbor donations. Thank you for helping us to help others have a brighter holiday season!
Friends of Smoot Library launch new website - http://smootfosl.blogspot.com
for information about the Friends of Smoot Library events, activities, fund raisers and the formation of a Book Club!
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You’ll get a monthly newsletter of events, exhibits, festivals, getaways and much more. Go to Virginia.org and sign up for your newsletter today. The December newsletter just came out and is full of holiday events and more!
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 11
Info meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing-(fracking) 6:30-8:30 p.m. Bowling Green Town Hall, 117 Butler St. Sponsored by Friends of the Rappahannock & Caroline County Countryside Alliance.
THURSDAY, DEC. 12
Info meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing- fracking- 6:30-8:30 p.m. Gen. Dist. Courtroom, Geo. D. English Bldg., 111 Polk St., Montross. Sponsored by Friends of the Rappahannock & Caroline County Countryside Alliance.
SATURDAY, DEC. 14
Journal’s annual Holly Jolly Shop Local event. Members of the KG Farmers’ Market bring their “winter crops” to sell, greenery, local crafters with hand made items, and more. Great chance to pick up last minute Christmas gifts. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. KGES on Ridge Road. Inside & outside! Call (540) 709-7495.
Friends of Smoot Library Book/Bake Sale. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Small gifts and more. Smoot Library.
Inaugural CBVFD-LA Frosty the Fireman 5k and Kids 1 mile race. $20 per runner includes t-shirt. Best Santa hat contest! Contact anyone at the fire dept. for details and entry forms.
THURSDAY, DEC. 19
Annual Christmas Party KG County Historical Society. 6 p.m. Shiloh Baptist Church, 13457 Kings Hwy. Covered dish. Next Society meeting will be in February, 2014.
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