Kinsale Museum is open year-round, Fri./Sat., 10-5. 449 Kinsale Rd .
P.O. Box 307, Kinsale, Va. 22488. email@example.com. 804-472-3001 or director’s cell 804-472-2013
WELCOME to both old & new friends who come to our little Town & the Kinsale Museum to join our community focus on history
brought to life in the present. Your generous enthusiasm at Christmas in Kinsale 2016 sent more than $5,800 to our less fortunate neighbors.
2017 schedule of Kinsale community events, co-hosted by Kinsale Foundation & Cople VFD
Everyone is cordially invited to attend! VENDORS WELCOME (contact info in events below). $10/booth.
Easter Saturday Easter Egg Hunt: April 15, 2017, 2 p.m.: Parents, grandparents and friends: please bring candy OR plastic Easter Eggs
stuffed w/ candy (no peanuts or peanut butter in candy PLEASE!) to Firehouse Sat. a.m. The goal is for there to be plenty for all the kids
to find! Egg hunters & escorts—arrive by 1:45 as kids burst out of the Firehouse at 2 p.m. SHARP in search of Easter bounty!
-annual Strawberry Festival, May 13, 2017. Mother’s Day Saturday, 10-3. Vendors, food, pony rides, BERRIES galore..
fun for all. Live Music by Muddy Boots. Call Ann Lewis, 472-2344, if you’ll bake one or more of 30 Kinsale pound cakes to be served with
strawberries & whipped cream. Vendors welcome, $10/spot. Contact Lynn King (804-214-0955, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kinsale fireworks. Sat., July 1, 2017, 5-10 p.m. (Rain dates: event will ONLY be rescheduled if rain or a gale of wind July 1! 1st raindate: July 2.
Second: July 3.) Vendors welcome! Contact Lynn King 804-214-0955, email@example.com. Excitement starts at 5 p.m. in the Park. Bike parade
line-up at Up the Creek, games for kids, great food. Museum open till fireworks begin. SILENT AUCTION in old Ice Cream Parlor beside
Museum. Live music 5:30 onward: The 11-21 Club and Sharon Mann. View fireworks from bridge 9:15 p.m. Info: Museum Dir. Lynn Norris
804-472-2013 or Asst. Fire Chief Todd Padgett: 804-238-8112. Fireworks have now migrated, being scheduled on a nearby Saturday rather than
sticking with the 4th of July.
Summer Fundraiser. early to mid-August. This event is evolving and may involve an Ice Cream Social. Info: Lynn Norris at 804-472-2013
Kinsale Day. Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. This is our Foundation’s 40th anniversary. PLEASE try to email, mail or bring a historic picture
from a past Foundation event or community fun in Kinsale. Neighbors and friends from all over are invited to savor the Kinsale experience.
Vendors needed! Contact Charlie & Anne Speeckaert, 472-9563, firstname.lastname@example.org From 10 a.m. on: enjoy artists, crafters, great food
in the Park & silent auction in the old Ice Cream Parlor. All are welcome to the annual meeting of Kinsale Foundation at 11. Noon: lunch by
Cople District VFD and live music hopefully by Ricky Wilkins and friends. Rubber Duckie Derby may start as early as 1 p.m. Info 472-2013.
Christmas in Kinsale. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017: noon to 4 p.m. This event is geared to help raise money for needy neighbors during the holiday
season. Vendors, artists, crafters: contact Charlie & Anne Speeckaert, 472-9563, email@example.com Vendor fee $10 plus silent auction
item(s). Starting at 10 a.m.: Christmas Bazaar in Firehouse and Park and silent auction in the Museum. Starting at noon: Cookies galore for sale
in the old Ice Cream Parlor. Contact Ann Lewis at 472-2344 to promise your 3-dozen plus cookies for this fund-raiser. Live music from the 11-21
Club and Sharon Mann. Free horsedrawn carriages rides 1-3. Santa at the Gray Barn 1:30-3:15. Parade at 3:30. Memorial Tree lighting at 4:00.
Bring gifts of food, towels, blankets, toiletries, new warm clothing, pretty things, for less-fortunate area seniors. List Kinsale-linked Christmas
angels (who have died since Thanksgiving 2016) with Lynn Norris, 804-472-2013 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please come and bring your family and friends to visit. The Museum is YOUR Museum, and we value your insights, as well as the way
you share your treasures with others. We promise to entertain you and welcome you. Visit the Museum gift shop for a great variety of books
and for other items that are just perfect as hostess gifts or to brighten your own home. YES we have Old Dominion Soap.