Image of In Da Paint Community Event

Come on down to the annual "Peace in Da Paint" community event designed to foster peace and a sense of community in the Fredericksburg area. There will be basketball competitions, food, music, and guest speakers! Representatives from FCPS will also be there, including Dr. Duffy from JMHS, as well as Superintendent Dr. Catlett. The event is this Saturday, from 11AM to 4PM at the W.L. Harris Playground in the Mayfield neighborhood. The Rappahannock Area Health District has partnered with Mary Washington Healthcare and will administer 60 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on site. Fredericksburg's Vice Mayor, Chuck Frye Jr. will be a key speaker, among others. For more information or to donate to Peace in Da Paint, call 678/826-9947 or email

Thumbnail photo taken by Peter Cihelka - Free Lance-Star.