Gloucester Resource Council

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VEAFCS Yankee Candle Fundraiser

veafcsyankee_imageThe Virginia Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (VEAFCS) currently has an online fundraiser through Yankee Candle running through July 10th! If you’d like to support VEAFCS, please visit and enter the Group Number 990082182 in the “Start Shopping” box. 40% of all purchases go to the association – funds raised go to professional development for Family and Consumer Sciences agents serving the Commonwealth of Virginia through education in health, nutrition, personal finance, and human development.

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Senior Festival

The 2019 Senior Festival, hosted by Gloucester Parks, Recreation, and Tourism, will be taking place Thursday, February 21, from 2 PM – 4 PM at Beaverdam Park. For adults 60 and older, this event will include an afternoon of activities, food and socializing. There will be carnival games, photo ops, prizes, and more! Bring a dish to share and Parks and Rec will provide popcorn and drinks. This event is free but registration is required – contact Parks and Rec at 804-693-2107 to register (deadline of February 13th) and be sure to check their Facebook event page for more information!

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