Beaverdam, Doswell and Montpelier – Debbie Murphy

April 16, 2015


Many events happening, hoping you all can take advantage of some of the things going on. Try to support our local churches and Ruritan clubs with their fundraising events if you can; and if your church or club is having something you’d like to let everyone know about, send it to me and I will be happy to spread the word!

Mark your calendars for another all-you-can-eat salt fish breakfast; the menu includes eggs, bacon, potatoes, apples, biscuits, cornbread, juice and coffee. The cost is $9 per adult; $4.50 for children ages 4 to 10. Take-out plates will be available. Saturday, April 18, from 6:30 to 9 a.m. Doswell Ruritan Club is located at 16433 North Washington Highway, Doswell.

Montpelier Ruritan Club is having a Brunswick Stew sale Saturday, April 18, from noon to 3 p.m. The price for stew is $7 per quart. For additional information, please call Charles Stanley at (804) 307-7744 or Dick Jones at (804) 512-8274.

The Harvesters Quartet from North Carolina will be in concert at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Sunday, April 19, at 6 p.m. A love offering will be taken. Refreshments will be available after the concert. Mt. Olivet is located one mile north of West Patrick Henry Road on Coatesville Road in Beaverdam. Call the church office at (804) 883-5950 or visit the website at for additional information.

“The Company Store” (old-time string band with a little bit of humor) will be featured in an open-air concert Saturday, May 2, at 7 p.m. at the Zion Christian Center in downtown Beaverdam. The cost is $5 for adults; under age 18 is free. Bring a lawn chair. Refreshments will be available. This event is hosted by Zion Christian Church in the former Beaverdam firehouse at 16158 Beaverdam School Road next to the railroad tracks. Visit Zion’s website at for additional information. Hope you can attend!

A National Day of Prayer Celebration will be held Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m. on the grounds of the Ashland Town Hall. It will be an evening of music, praise and prayer. “4 the Lord” will be providing special music as will the Praise Band from the Master’s House. All are welcome; please bring a lawn chair.

Please let me know if you have news you’d like to share, such as births, marriages, birthdays, retirements, etc. I’m always looking for good news to share! My email address is; my fax number is (804) 752-7858 and my phone number is (804) 227-3664.

Have a great week!

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