Enjoy an evening in Tappahannock with friends listening to twelve of the area's finest pianists at "Keys to the Heart", the Tappahannock Rotary Club's Valentine concert on Saturday, February 22nd at Old Beale Church and Courthouse. The event will benefit The Haven Shelter, Tappahannock Regional Free Clinic, Operation Inasmuch and the Essex County Museum.
In a concert setting, master of ceremonies Emerson Hughes will introduce the performers, many of whom are known for their other roles in our community. Featured are Doug Harris, Wesley Pippinger, Dr. Lewis Wilkins, Bill Young, Kathy Hughes accompanying contralto Bekah Hughes Davis, Roger Sethman, and Tamai Hiyanea, a St. Margaret's School senior from Chiba, Japan. Kathy Paulette of Urbanna, Cora Armstron of Newtown, Essex County author Rena Shipp, and 15 year old Austin Wachsmuth will complete the group. Michael Faulkner, Director of the Tappahannock Regional Free Clinic, planned this special evening.
Tickets are $35 per person and advance ticket purchase is necessary due to the limited availability of seating. For more information about the concert, to make reservations or to buy tickets call John Gregory at 804-443-2422 or Michael Faulkner at 202-360-3564. Tickets are also available online at the Essex County Museum store at www.ecmhs.org or from any member of the Tappahannock Rotary Club.