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What’s Happening at the Museum?
.MUSEUM is OPEN NOW TUESDAYS thru SATURDAYS 10:30-4:30 and SUNDAYS 1-4PM
30th Anniversary of our famous Oyster Roast on November 9th from 2-5pm. This year’s roast is in partnership with American Evolution as part of their VA Customs, Cultures & Cuisine Fest!
Buy your tickets now. Still $50 per ticket, all inclusive. Limited number of tickets makes us “the best oyster roast on the Northern Neck” again this year!!! Pre-sales only! 804-453-6529
Visit the Winter Market/craft fair at Festival Halle on the same day at the Roast from 9-2pm! Free admission.
ON-GOING RESEARCH – Please help us! Austin Schmidt, Associate Curator, is assisting with a new exhibition “From Founders to Our Future: Reedville’s First Families” and needs photos, family histories and stories from your loved ones! He is especially looking for information and images for families who built homes on Main Street; including *but not limited to): Bailey, Biddlecomb, Blundon, Booth, Butler, Cockrell, Crockett, Coppedge, Covington, Croswell, Crowther, Dawson, Dey, Fisher, Forrest, Garner, Garrison, Haynie, Hillson, Hinton, Holmes, Hughes, Jett, Lewis, Lofland, Marsh, McFarland, McNeal, Megill, Miersch, Moore, Morris, Muir, Owens, Raynor, Reed, Rice, Robinson, Shelton, Stanley, Taliferro, Toulson, Walker, Weaver, and Williams.
Help, we need somebody – no, not just anybody! Heeeeelp! (with apologies to the Beatles!)
ATTENTION VOLUNTEERS! Interested in History?
Volunteer Docents Are in Great Demand!
The Reedville Fishermen’s Museum needs help from our local area residents and friends. We are in need of new docents to man the gift shop and guide our visitors through the museum and its campus. Shifts are only 3.5 hours long. There are two docents per shift and two shifts per day. If you can spare time to volunteer for one or two shifts per month, it would make a huge difference! You can even pick which days of the week you would like to help. Complete training is provided and it is not difficult to learn.
Please contact the Museum office at 804.453.6529 if you would like to join our wonderful volunteer force!
Thank you so much