May 26, 2016
Happy Memorial Day to you all, especially to all who are serving, have served and who have died for our freedom.
A very happy birthday to May Jones who celebrated her 100th birthday on May 25th! Wow, what a blessing!
Happy Memorial Day from the Beaverdam Ruritan Club. We are thankful for veterans, active military and their families. The Ruritans support Veterans with donations collected throughout the year plus host an annual Local Veterans’ Thank You Dinner.
Only six weeks until their 40th Independence Day Parade Celebration. Recruiting all previous Miss Beaverdam winners to ride in the parade and be in a group photo. Veterans are invited to ride on The Purple Heart Fire Truck in the parade and be saluted at the club. New this year – Classic Car Show plus food and fun for all. More information is available at www.BeaverdamRuritan.com, or contact Rose Little at (804) 986-8970.
The Patrick Henry High School Emerging Leaders is hosting the second annual Patrick Henry PHun Run 5k Color Run/Walk Saturday, June 4, starting at 9 a.m. This event is at Patrick Henry High School by the football field. Emerging Leaders is a class of seniors at Patrick Henry that are devoted to learning new leadership skills while aiding the community. All of the proceeds from this event will be donated to Hanover Safe Place; a non-profit organization that helps families or individuals escaping domestic abuse in Hanover County. If you would like to participate in the event you can sign up on www.raceit.com for $25 per runner. You can also sign up the day of the event for $25 per runner from 8 to 9:15 a.m. by the football field. This event is open to people of all ages!
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Have a great week!