Category: Community

Attention military veterans and spouses. Riverside’s Sanders Retirement Community and their Assisted Living team will host a free community lecture on the veterans and spouses assisted living pension benefit featuring Attorney Susan Jean. The event will take place Thursday, June 21 at 6:30 pm. Families may be entitled to a little known pension benefit called Aid … Continue reading “Community Lecture: Veterans & Spouses Assisted Living Pension Benefit”

The Gazette-Journal will host A Day With Words from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at its office at 6625 Main Street, Gloucester. More than 70 authors and literary entities are expected to attend. Every interest will be represented, from local history and memoirs to children’s books and coloring books. Many authors will bring copies of … Continue reading “A Day With Words at The Gazette Journal”

“Classics on Main” presented by Middle Peninsula Classic Cruisers takes place THIS Saturday, June 23. FREE and FUN for all ages! Come spend the day in historic downtown Gloucester Courthouse, Gloucester, Virginia. Parked on Gloucester Main Street, you’ll be able to visit all the local shops and restaurants, of which plenty will have deals and … Continue reading “Classics on Main This Saturday”

A big THANK YOU to all that came out to the Gloucester Main Street Association Wine Walk 2018 that was held last Thursday, June 14th. We had a great crowd that enjoyed the wines, shopping, each other’s company and the amazing art which is thanks to the Gloucester Arts Festival taking place! Yes, not only … Continue reading “Wine Walk 2018 is in the Books”

The Gloucester Arts Festival recently announced the winners of its 2018 Juried Show, selected by the event’s juror, Jeff Harrison, Chief Curator Emeritus at the esteemed Chrysler Museum in Norfolk. “I was thoroughly impressed with the consistently high quality of the work in the show, and stunned by the phenomenal technical mastery the artists revealed … Continue reading “Gloucester Arts Festival Announces Winners of 2018 Juried Show”

Who’s ready to GET FIT, DOWNTOWN FIT? We definitely are and want to celebrate the official kick off of this incredible new FREE community fitness program with YOU, Saturday, June 16 starting at 830am. Join the Downtown Fit team in the grassy area at the corner of Main Street and Heron Cove Way at 830 … Continue reading “Downtown Fit: Official Kick Off Event this Saturday”

Another great Gloucester Arts Festival event is going on, right on Gloucester Main Street! A perfect opportunity for you to see this talented artist in action will be THIS Thursday, June 14, 4pm-8pm during the Gloucester Main Street Wine Walk.  You may purchase your Wine Walk ticket HERE with a credit card or in person … Continue reading “Gloucester Main Street Mural Painting by Louise Chen–Happening Now”

Would you like to join the Gloucester Main Street Association or have you wondered what exactly is the Gloucester Main Street Association? It is a group of Main Street business owners, residents, commercial and residential property owners and other individuals who have joined together to form a non profit organization with its goal being to … Continue reading “Meet & Greet Gloucester Main Street Executive Director as well as the Board Members”

The Gazette Journal is celebrating the Summer Solstice on Thursday, June 21 with a book fair, A Day with Words. Over 50 authors are expected to be present for you to meet and autograph your purchases. The event will be held on that day 1-4 p.m. Other Gloucester Main Street businesses have also joined in … Continue reading “Gazette Journal’s ‘A Day With Words’ has Main Street Merchants Joining in with Specials of Their Own”

Downtown Fit says, “Here we go FREE community fitness again”! Vinyasa Yoga on Tuesday, June 12, 9:30a-10:00a with Gretchen Brown, presented by Gloucester Yoga. The class will be held in the grassy field on the corner of Gloucester Main Street and Heron Cove Way near Lulu Birds Kitchen Restaurant! Please bring mats and blocks to … Continue reading “Downtown Fit—VINYASA YOGA”