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Circle of Protection
November 18, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
On Sunday afternoon November 18, 2018, rain or shine, join the Circle of Protection, an interfaith prayer vigil, co-produced by Friends of Buckingham County, Virginia and Water is Life. Protect It, to protect Buckingham County (and all of us!) from the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline and the proposed Union Hill ACP Compressor Station. Expect neighbors, story, poetry and song. Expect fun.
Circles of Protection with potluck and speaker to follow will be held on November 18 and December 16. Vigil 1:30-2:30 pm. Potluck and Speaker 2:30-3:30 pm.
The final two vigils for 2018 will be on the grounds of Union Grove Baptist Church, 2522 Shelton Store Rd, Buckingham, VA 23921. Rain or shine. open air – but if it rains, we go in the church. Potlucks and speakers indoors.
The Circle of Protection is a collaboration of Friends of Buckingham, Union Hill/Grove Baptist Church, Yogaville, VSEC and Water is life. Protect it.
Print out directions for the event before setting forth as reception can be vague to nonexistent in certain parts of the county:
Directions to Union Grove Baptist Church,
2522 Shelton Store Rd, Buckingham, VA 23921
From I-64, take VA-20 S via EXIT 121A toward Scottsville.
Then 26.82 miles
Turn right onto Glenmore Rd/VA-655.
Then 4.72 miles
Turn sharp left onto Howardsville Rd/VA-602
Then 5.21 miles
Turn right onto Pattie Rd/VA-601.
Then 0.53 miles
Stay straight to go onto Shelton Store Rd/VA-660. Union Grove Baptist Church will be on your left.
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