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Sep
19
Tue
Join Scouts!
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm

Join Scouts! Kenwood United Methodist Church is hosting a meet and greet on September 19 at 7 p.m. for anyone interested in joining Cub Scouts or Boy Scouts. Additional information can be found at BSAElmont.org or by calling 804-412-8528. KUMC 11208 Elmont Road, Ashland, VA.

Sep
23
Sat
Men’s Health Forum
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a men’s health forum Saturday, September 23, 9-2p.m. for breakfast, a healthy lunch, active demonstrations, health screenings, ID’s & fingerprinting for children, collaborated resources and special guests. For pre-registration call 804-357-7342 or go to https://sites.google.com/fbcelmont.org/cba-signup.  Brought  to  you  by  First Union Baptist Church &   Community   Churches   of   the Chickahominy   Baptist   Association  &  Others. Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, VA  23111.

FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE! Saturday, September 23. Orders can be picked up noon – 2 p.m. Hand Pulled, Smoked Pork BBQ. $10 for a pint container. To order in advance, please call 804-883-7321. PLEASE NOTE OUR NEW LOCATION! The Old Gospel Chicken House, 14709 Greenwood Church Road, Montpelier, VA 23192.

Sep
25
Mon
STRIKERS Social Bowling Group
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm

The STRIKERS Social Bowling Group (21+) meets every Sunday evening at 7p.m. at AMF Hanover Lanes in Mechanicsville. Primarily a social group filled with men and women bowling enthusiasts with an average age of 50, the group is free to join and open to all skill levels . The group is not a league, but more a social group. For more info email Dan at hanoverbowling@gmail.com or visit the group site at https://www.meetup.com/Hanover-Strikers-Bowling-Group or join us Sunday evenings at Hanover Lanes.

Sep
26
Tue
Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm

Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m., September 26 in the conference room, Hanover County Social Services, 12304 Washington Highway, Ashland, VA. This meeting is open to the public.

Sep
30
Sat
Meet Representatives from the Service Academies and Representative Wittman
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Meet Representatives from the Service Academies and Representative Wittman to learn about the academies and the admission process on September 30 from 9 to 10 a.m. Students, parents, guidance counselors, and school officials are all welcome to attend. Life church, 8378 Atlee Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116.

Brunswick Stew sale
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale on Saturday, September 30, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland).  The stew will be available from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for only $7 a quart.  Quantity is limited.  To reserve yours in advance call 798-5171 or 798-6579 ASAP. The proceeds from this activity will help provide three scholarships for the Class of 2018 at Patrick Henry High School. In conjunction with this stew sale the Disciples Women of Independence Church are having a bake sale.  The ladies are great cooks and they sell out fast.  Come early to get the best selection.

Brunswick Stew sale
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale on Saturday, September 30, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland).  The stew will be available from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for only $7 a quart.  Quantity is limited.  To reserve yours in advance call 798-5171 or 798-6579 ASAP. The proceeds from this activity will help provide three scholarships for the Class of 2018 at Patrick Henry High School. In conjunction with this stew sale the Disciples Women of Independence Church are having a bake sale.  The ladies are great cooks and they sell out fast.  Come early to get the best selection.

Hanover AutumnFest
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am

Hanover Tavern Foundation invites you and your family to the second annual Hanover AutumnFest, Saturday, September 30, starting at 11 a.m. This daylong community event features a 5K race and Kids’ 1K Fun Run followed by live music, fall harvest foods, local craft beer, wine, and cider, and activities for the whole family at historic Hanover Tavern.

Hanover AutumnFest
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am

Hanover Tavern Foundation invites you and your family to the second annual Hanover AutumnFest, Saturday, September 30, starting at 11 a.m. This daylong community event features a 5K race and Kids’ 1K Fun Run followed by live music, fall harvest foods, local craft beer, wine, and cider, and activities for the whole family at historic Hanover Tavern.

Sep
19
Tue
Join Scouts!
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm

Join Scouts! Kenwood United Methodist Church is hosting a meet and greet on September 19 at 7 p.m. for anyone interested in joining Cub Scouts or Boy Scouts. Additional information can be found at BSAElmont.org or by calling 804-412-8528. KUMC 11208 Elmont Road, Ashland, VA.

Sep
23
Sat
Men’s Health Forum
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us for a men’s health forum Saturday, September 23, 9-2p.m. for breakfast, a healthy lunch, active demonstrations, health screenings, ID’s & fingerprinting for children, collaborated resources and special guests. For pre-registration call 804-357-7342 or go to https://sites.google.com/fbcelmont.org/cba-signup.  Brought  to  you  by  First Union Baptist Church &   Community   Churches   of   the Chickahominy   Baptist   Association  &  Others. Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 8209 Shady Grove Road, Mechanicsville, VA  23111.

FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

FARRINGTON RURITAN CLUB’S PORK BBQ SALE! Saturday, September 23. Orders can be picked up noon – 2 p.m. Hand Pulled, Smoked Pork BBQ. $10 for a pint container. To order in advance, please call 804-883-7321. PLEASE NOTE OUR NEW LOCATION! The Old Gospel Chicken House, 14709 Greenwood Church Road, Montpelier, VA 23192.

Sep
25
Mon
STRIKERS Social Bowling Group
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm

The STRIKERS Social Bowling Group (21+) meets every Sunday evening at 7p.m. at AMF Hanover Lanes in Mechanicsville. Primarily a social group filled with men and women bowling enthusiasts with an average age of 50, the group is free to join and open to all skill levels . The group is not a league, but more a social group. For more info email Dan at hanoverbowling@gmail.com or visit the group site at https://www.meetup.com/Hanover-Strikers-Bowling-Group or join us Sunday evenings at Hanover Lanes.

Sep
26
Tue
Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm

Hanover County Department of Social Services board meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m., September 26 in the conference room, Hanover County Social Services, 12304 Washington Highway, Ashland, VA. This meeting is open to the public.

Sep
30
Sat
Meet Representatives from the Service Academies and Representative Wittman
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Meet Representatives from the Service Academies and Representative Wittman to learn about the academies and the admission process on September 30 from 9 to 10 a.m. Students, parents, guidance counselors, and school officials are all welcome to attend. Life church, 8378 Atlee Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116.

Brunswick Stew sale
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale on Saturday, September 30, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland).  The stew will be available from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for only $7 a quart.  Quantity is limited.  To reserve yours in advance call 798-5171 or 798-6579 ASAP. The proceeds from this activity will help provide three scholarships for the Class of 2018 at Patrick Henry High School. In conjunction with this stew sale the Disciples Women of Independence Church are having a bake sale.  The ladies are great cooks and they sell out fast.  Come early to get the best selection.

Brunswick Stew sale
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Independence Ruritan Club will be having their semi-annual Brunswick Stew sale on Saturday, September 30, at the Ruritan Clubhouse located behind Independence Christian Church, 14017 Independence Road (off Route 54 west of Ashland).  The stew will be available from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for only $7 a quart.  Quantity is limited.  To reserve yours in advance call 798-5171 or 798-6579 ASAP. The proceeds from this activity will help provide three scholarships for the Class of 2018 at Patrick Henry High School. In conjunction with this stew sale the Disciples Women of Independence Church are having a bake sale.  The ladies are great cooks and they sell out fast.  Come early to get the best selection.

Hanover AutumnFest
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am

Hanover Tavern Foundation invites you and your family to the second annual Hanover AutumnFest, Saturday, September 30, starting at 11 a.m. This daylong community event features a 5K race and Kids’ 1K Fun Run followed by live music, fall harvest foods, local craft beer, wine, and cider, and activities for the whole family at historic Hanover Tavern.

Hanover AutumnFest
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am

Hanover Tavern Foundation invites you and your family to the second annual Hanover AutumnFest, Saturday, September 30, starting at 11 a.m. This daylong community event features a 5K race and Kids’ 1K Fun Run followed by live music, fall harvest foods, local craft beer, wine, and cider, and activities for the whole family at historic Hanover Tavern.