From: Evelyn Shotwell
Date: 11/12/2009 12:14:00 PM
To: Evelyn Shotwell
Subject: OUT & ABOUT
Good Windy Afternoon!!!
I hope everyone is doing well through the “November Noreaster”!! A few more hours and we will be on the downhill side of the wind and rain I think. Here are some ideas of things to do after you have cleaned up the water and debris. Have fun when you can get “out and about”…..
OUT & ABOUT
November 13: “Surviving the Holidays after the Loss of a Loved One”—1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.—Hospice Resource Center at 6309 Church St. Chincoteague.
November 13-14: Jane Luquette Fine Art Photography—featured artist in Lighthouse Oil Shed
November 14: Christmas Bazaar at Christ United Methodist Church—9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
November 14: Town Cemetery Committee Clean-Up Day—9 a.m. to Noon—Holy Ridge Cemetery on North Main St—Call Ellen Richardson, Gary Turnquist, or Terry Howard to help.
November 14: Native American Festival—Robert Reed Waterfront Park Noon to 5 p.m.—Visit www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org for info. Demonstrations, music, dancing & food.
November 14: Basket & Handbag Bingo Fundraiser for PASSS (After Prom Party)—Chincoteague High School—Doors open at 6 p.m.—Bingo begins at 7 p.m.
November 14: Second Saturday Art Stroll—Last one of the season—Come out and have fun—schedules in local businesses and chamber office.
November 14: Chincoteague Island Library invites any child 12 years old and younger with an Island Library card to be its guest at the Saturday showing of “Where the Wild Things Are” at the Island Roxy Theater on Main Street. Show your card and admission to the movie is free. Come to the library if you don’t have a card yet.
November 18: Book signing by Christopher White, author of “Skipjack: The Story of America’s Last Sailing Oystermen”—Sundial Books from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
November 21: Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company Ambulance Fundraising Dinner at the Fire Station on Main St. Call 757-894-1216, 757-894-8771, 757-894-3285, 757-336-5505, or 757-336-5027 for tickets. Ladies Auxiliary will prepare the meal (sure to be wonderful!!) and items from local carvers, artists, and businesses will be offered in silent and live auctions. Come out for a good time for a good cause.
November 21: Scott Ainslie Blues Concert at Senior Center on Church Street—7:30 p.m.—Advance tickets available online at www.chincoteagueculturalalliance.org and at Egret Moon, H&H Pharmacy and Sundial Books.
November 21-22: Todd Lonaberger, Nature & Wildlife Photography at the Lighthouse Oil Shed.
November 21-29: Waterfowl Week at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Call 757-336-6122 or visit the Herbert H. Bateman Educational Center for a schedule of activities.
*Visit http://sites.wff.nasa.gov/ or call 757-824-2050 for rocket launch info from Wallops
*NASA VISITOR CENTER: Call 757-824-2298 for fall schedule.
*ASSATEAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE TOURS: October-November: Friday, Saturday, Sunday-9am-3pm
*ASSATEAGUE ISLAND BUS TOURS: October-November: Sat. 1:00 p.m./Sun. 10:00 a.m.
Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce