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Annual Arts and Craft Fair Saturday November 4

Lake Gaston Baptist Church Adventurers Annual Arts and Craft Fair Saturday November 4, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The lake community always looks forward to this annual Arts and Craft Fair, now in it’s 10th year and featuring over 50 vendors! All items are handcrafted by local and regional artists and designers.  Admission is free and drawings for door prizes are held throughout the day. Shoppers will receive shopping bags with a few goodies inside while supplies last. Lunch, snacks and beverages will be available for purchase. Don’t miss this opportunity to shop for unique handcrafted items!

Interested vendors may contact Lynne Sanders at sanders.lynne@gmail.com or Teresa Freeman at 252-532-3027

COLLEGE DAY AND FOUR YEAR COLLEGE TOUR SET FOR OCTOBER 4

Area eleventh and twelfth-grade high school students and their parents are invited to attend “College Day” at Southside Virginia Community College’s Christanna Campus in Alberta on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.  This is the Regional College Day program for Brunswick, Mecklenburg, and parts of Lunenburg and Nottoway counties.  Second-year students and graduates of two-year college degree programs are also urged to attend.  Over 40 colleges, universities and special schools will be represented.

Institutions that should be represented include Art Institute of Washington, Averett University, Bluefield College, Bryant and Stratton-Richmond, Christopher Newport University, College of William and Mary, Concord University, Davis and Elkins, Eastern Mennonite University, Emory and Henry College, Ferrum College, George Mason University,  Hampden-Sydney College, Hampton University, Hollins University, James Madison University, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Johnson & Wales University, King University, Liberty University,  Longwood University, Lynchburg College,  Mary Baldwin College, Mid-Atlantic Christian University, Norfolk State University, North Carolina A&T University, North Carolina Wesleyan College,  Old Dominion University, Old Dominion University On Line, Pfeiffer University, Radford University,  Regent University, Roanoke College, Shenandoah University, Southside Regional Medical Center, Southside Virginia Community College, The Apprentice School, University of Mary Washington, University of Mount Olive, University of Virginia, University of Virginia at Wise, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Military Institute, Virginia State University, Virginia Tech and Virginia Wesleyan College.  Also attending will be a representative for the Virginia Tobacco Region Scholarship.  For more information about “College Day” contact the Admissions Office at SVCC’s Christanna Campus at 434-949-1014.

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