The Boyd Tavern within the Town of Boydton would like to welcome everyone to the Annual Christmas Open House held at the Boyd Tavern on Sunday, December 10, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Santa will be tha main attraction taking pictures with the children and we cannot forget that there will also be Christmas carols being sung, and cookies and cider will be served, along with goodie bags for the children. All of this will be free to the public! Please pass the word to all of your friends and family! Let’s all celebrate the season together!!!!
The Town Office will be closed on Friday, November 10, 2017 all day in Observance of Veterans Day. The weekly Trash Pick-Up will be on Thursday, November 9th and back to the regular schedule for the next week of picking up on Monday, November 13, 2017! We hope everyone has a wonderful Veterans Day!
The Mecklenburg Baptist Church Youth Group will be having a Bake Sale on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to help fund their group trip to the Crossroads Winter Conference in Gatlinburg, TN! Please come out & show your supprot for the youth within the church & purchase some of the yummy baked treats that the area locals have made for this fundraiser!
Boydton Day’s mission statement: To set aside one weekend a year for the purpose of providing a safe family friendly environment that aides in the advancement of the spiritual, cultural and historical qualities of the entire commmunity of Boydton, VA! boydtondayflyer2017
Gabe and the Town of Boydton would like to welcome everyone to the Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting of Gabe’s Apothecary on Friday, September 1, 2017 @ 10:00a.m. @ 380 Washington Street. This eatery is located in the same spot it was by the previous owner and the menu has been revised & updated with MANY NEW items to give you a “daily fix.” Menu items range from coffee, iced coffee, cappuccino, frappuccino, espresso, hot cocoa, tea, unique soft drinks, crossants, sandwhiches, subs, paninis, protein boxes, salads, chips, Birdies Pimento Cheeses, Route 11 Chips, Nancy’s Confections & Candy, and last, but surely NOT LEAST, Windmill Farms Bakery items, which are freshly stocked on Tuesday & Thursdays! GabesApothecaryMenu
Ke’Andra Jennings, Photograper/Digital Artist was born and raised in Farmville, Virginia. She is a Fine Art photographer located in Hampton Roads, Virginia. In March 2017, she received a BFA in Photographic Imaging from The Art Institute of Virginia Beach. Ke’Andra is seeking new projects for both personal and professional assignments. Her art exhibits a creative design style through her abstract creations, vibrant colors and textures. If a viewer stops for just a moment to view and reflect on a piece she has created, then she has succeeded in her work.
Here is just a small sample of her work done locally within the Town of Boydton with a local resident, by the name of, Elana Renee’ White, who just received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing, with a Minor in Biology from Averett University. She is the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Gary White.
If you are interested in having any photo sessions done within Mecklenburg County or outside of the area, please feel free to reach out to Ke’Andra, for she is looking to build her portfolio & she will offer competitive prices!
Enjoy Cookies and cider, goody-bags, and a photo with Santa. This event is FREE to the public. Please pass the word to all your friends and neighbors. Let’s get together and celebrate the season !
Well, folks…our “40th Boydton Days Festival” is this Saturday, October 29th, and it is “gearing up” to be a very successful event with beautiful weather forecasted and a high of 73 degrees & sunny! We have over 75 vendors attending to display and sell their wares, which includes food vendors with their delicacies, as well. The Boydton Volunteer Fire Department is again making it’s famous & scrumptous Brunswick Stew, along with the Boydton Life Station who will be selling their delicious Boston Butts and barbeque! Our Boydton Day T-shirts are available here at Town Hall and they are ruby colored representing our 40th event. We have Small – 2X sizes available. The cost for each shirt is $15.00 and we will have some long sleeve shirts for $20.00 available at the latter part of the week. We will “kick off” the event with a Vesper Service at the Historic Presbyterian Church at 7:00 P.M. Friday night with light refreshments being served after the service! The public is invited. Saturday at 9:00 A.M. will begin the day’s festivities with the parade beginning at 10:00 A.M. Mr. W. G. “Sox” Allgood will be this year’s Grand Marshal, where he holds the title of the oldest (96 yr.old) Boydton Fire Department member and “boy” is he excited! Sunday, we will finish up the weekend event with a Community church service in the auditorium of the bingo hall/old school house on Madison Street across from the Boydton Baptist Church. Doors will open at 9:30 A.M. with coffee, juice, light refreshments. Please come out and enjoy this weekend with us for our 40th Boydton Day!!!
Reminder about the possible last Boydton Day Meeting @ 7:00 pm in the Boydton Town Hall, before the big event to be held on October 29, 2016. To our Boydton residents, please feel free to join in on the Boydton Day Meeting.