“Empathy, Claims of Morality, and the Implications for Governance” is the next topic for the Science and Philosophy Seminar of the Eastern Shore of Virginia seminar. The free 90-minute seminar will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, October 31, in the Lecture Hall of Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Lankford Hwy., Melfa. Jay Ford will discuss the meaning and existence of empathy and how it affects our shared value systems. [Read more...]
The inaugural Brews, Band, BBQ & Oysters Too! took place on Saturday, October 18 and was a delight to all of the senses. The aroma of spicy-sweet smoked barbecue filled the air. Hoppy beers tickled the taste buds. Even the most reluctant dancers found themselves tapping their feet to the beat of the music. As if by special request the weather was perfect with the sun shining and a coastal breeze blowing. Looking around, smiles adorned the faces of a large crowd coming together to benefit Cerebral Palsy of Virginia – a nonprofit serving children and adults with disabilities on the Eastern Shore and throughout Virginia. [Read more...]
The Eastern Shore of Virginia Master Gardeners Program is accepting applications for the 2015 Master Gardener training class, which will be held at the Eastern Shore Agriculture Research and Experimental Center, 33446 Research Drive, Painter, beginning January 14, and continuing every Wednesday from 8:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. through April 15. The cost is $100 to cover materials and lectures. [Read more...]
Cape Charles Baptist Church will be having their annual carnival on the lawn beside the church Halloween Night from 5 p.m. until the candy runs out. We will have ponies, a monster truck, games, and candy. Stop by and enjoy the fun. Everyone is welcome!
The Eastern Shore Health Department is offering free flu vaccines this Saturday, October 25, at the Eastern Shore Community College from 9 a.m.-11 a.m.. The vaccine is available free of charge to adults 18 and older. This is a drive-thru clinic and you will not need to exit your car.
Dawn Nevill of King’s Creek Inn is happy to announce that Sunday, October 19, from 1-5 p.m. the Inn is hosting a fundraiser for Special Olympics here on the shore. [Read more...]
The renowned Virginia Chorale will be presenting Hope, Faith, Life, Love, a musical pilgrimage through life, at Hungars Episcopal Church, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 19. This program will include songs of childhood, of love and marriage, of faith and death, among them, some familiar pieces: “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” and “When I’m 64” (John Lennon), as well as the exquisite “Requiem” by Herbert Howells. [Read more...]
Friday, October 24, from 5-8 p.m. is the next Fourth Friday at Stage Door Gallery. Music, food and friends. [Read more...]