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You are invited to visit the last surviving 1700's structure of its kind in Virginia's Northern Neck!

The story of this tavern and its relationship to the development of Northumberland County and Virginia's Northern Neck reflects what happened in countless court house villages throughout Virginia and the nation.

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SPRING

  • Decorative Woodburning, Saturday, March, 23, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Learn the decorative art of woodburning. You will learn how to burn a tree and a feather, and take home two completed piece suitable for framing. Open to all levels of experience.
    - Instructor: Penny Mace; Class will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern.
    - $45, plus $5 material fee.
    - For this class only, make your check out to TWG and mail to P.Mace, 954 Holly Harbor Road, Reedville, VA   22539.

     
  • Beginning Weaving, Three-day workshop: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, March 25, 26 & 27, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Learn to weave on a hand loom.
    - Instructor: Tavern Spinners & Weavers Guild; Classes will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern. Price includes all the tools, yarns, and information you will need to learn how to warp a loom, weave many different designs and plan to weave a future project on your own. 
    - $150 Tavern members / $175 non-members

     
  • Blacksmithing 101, Four-day workshop: Saturday and Sunday, May 11 & 12 and May 18 & 19, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    Learn to the basics of Blacksmithing.
    - Instructor: Tavern Blacksmith Guild; Classes will be held in the Tavern Forge, located behind the Tavern. Price includes all materials.
    - $150
    - For this class, make your check out to RHHT and mail to RHHT, PO Box 579, Heathsville, VA   22473
  • Decorative Woodburning, Saturday, May 11, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Learn the decorative art of woodburning. You will learn how to burn a tree and a feather, and take home two completed piece suitable for framing. Open to all levels of experience.
    - Instructor: Penny Mace; Class will be held in the "Transportation Museum Building", located behind the Tavern.
    - $55, plus $5 material fee.
    - For this class only, make your check out to TWG and mail to P.Mace, 954 Holly Harbor Road, Reedville, VA   22539.

 

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The Heritage Arts Classes are sponsored and supported by the Rices Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern Foundation, Inc.

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Contact Information

RH/HT Foundation, Inc.
PO Box 579
73 Monument Place
Heathsville, VA 22473

Phone: 804-580-3377

Located on Route 360 behind the old courthouse.


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