Culpeper Times • March 17-23, 2016
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What’s Happening MARCH 19
Stage Alive presents Presidio Bass
• Annual Sheriff Scott H. Jenkins Youth Sports Benefit Basketball Game. Deputies and cops team up to take on Culpeper teachers at Eastern View High School. First Culpeper County High School will play Eastern View High School. Then, at 7:30 p.m. Sheriff’s Deputies and Town Police Officers will venture out onto the wood floors to take on the teachers. Student admission is $3, adults $5 and children admitted free. Proceeds used to sponsor the Sheriff’s youth sports camps which are offered free of charge to area youth in the summer. To round out the event the Culpeper Blue Angels All Star Cheer plan a “dance performance” at 6:45 p.m..
CHURCH • “Rise up with Jesus!” at
Stage Alive brings the jazzy and swinging sounds of Presidio Brass to Culpeper County High School Saturday, March 19.
MOVIE • Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents Charley and the Angel (Disney/Buena Vista, 1973). Fred MacMurray stars in this inspirational family comedy as Charley Appleby, the owner of a small hardware store during the Great Depression who's so busy with his business that he's neglected his family. Starts at 2 p.m. Free, at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater located at 19053 Mt. Pony Rd. in Culpeper, VA. No reservations required. For more information, call 202-707-9994.
Fundraiser for Culpeper Food Closet. Culpeper High School hosts a 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Culpeper Food Closet. Register at the lower level parking lot by the gym at 8 a.m. The cost is $10. (cash/check) per person. Race starts at 9 a.m. Awards will be presented. Forms are available in the CCHS front office. Please contact CCHS at 540-8258310 for more information.
GAMING • Teen Gaming for
MUSIC • The Salem Volunteer Fire and
grades 6-12 at the Culpeper County Library from 2-4 p.m. Sign up in Advance. A great place to meet up with friends or make new ones! We will teach you how to play strategy games, such as Forbidden Desert, Shadows Over Camelot, Contagion and Betrayal at the House on the Hill, or you can play party games such as Apples to Apples, Head Bands Act Up, Taboo, or Wits and Wagers. Feel free to bring your own. Snacks served. Contact Laini Bostian at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-825-8691
MOVIE • The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents The Road to Wellville (Columbia, 1993 – Rrated *). Sir Alan Parker directed this fictional look at Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, the Battle Creek Sanitarium, breakfast cereal, and the health-mania craze that sprang up in the late 19th century, focused in the town of Battle Creek, MI. No one under the age of 17 will be admitted without a parent or guardian. Starts at 7:30 p.m. Free, at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater located at 19053 Mt. Pony Rd. in Culpeper, VA. No reservations required. For more information, call 202-707-9994.
rusalem Donkey. The church is handicap accessible and a nursery is available. For details about special events see www.stlukesculpeper.org or call church office at (540) 825-8358. Located at 1200 Old Rixeyville Rd.
FUNDRAISER • 5K Run/Walk
Rescue Pickin Party will be held from 7-10 p.m. located at 13428 Scotts Mill Road Culpeper. This month’s musicians are: Grassland Bluegrass Band, The Country Troubadours and Rhombus. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the kitchen opens at 5:30 p.m. Come out for an evening of great music and food. There is no admission charge. Please help support the Salem Volunteer Fire and Rescue.
CONCERT • StageAlive! Presents Presidio Brass with its combination of brass, percussion and piano in fresh arrangements and swinging style. Starts at 7:30 p.m. at Culpeper County High School, home of Stage Alive, the all volunteer community concert organization based in Culpeper and serving seven Virginia counties. Plenty of free parking. Come early to get a good seat. Tickets are only $25 for adults and $10 for students. For further information call 540-825-1342..
the lot at Chrysler of Culpeper is donated to The Humane Society of Culpeper. The Culpeper Animal Shelter, Paws for Seniors and Louisa County Animal Shelter will partner for the event. Stop by for free hot dog, chips and water. And please bring a new family member (cat or dog) home with you as well as your new ride! Questions, call the Humane Society of Culpeper at 540-727-7554.
CHURCH • Mountain View
Community Church's Sermon Topic: "No Wonder They Crucified Him - Patrol Your Pleasures." Join us at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. or 11 a.m. Located at 16088 Rogers Road, behind Bruster's Ice Cream. Small groups also meet throughout the week. www.mountainviewcc.net 540-7270297.
• St. Stephen's Episcopal Church ~ Holy Week & Easter: 115 N. East St., Culpeper (parking at 120 N. Commerce Street). All are invited to join us for Holy Week services (March 20-March 26) and for Easter Sunday (March 27th) at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services, followed by an Easter Egg hunt at noon for children. Contact us for details: www.ststephensculpeper.net / 540-825-8786 / Facebook: St-StephensEpiscopal-Church-Culpeper-VA..
CHURCH • St. Luke Lutheran Church will hold Palm Sunday
FUNDRAISER • Wags & Tags Worship at 10 a.m., preceded by Quarterly Community Adoption Event and Humane Society of Culpeper Food Drive from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Partial proceeds of any car or truck that leaves
Sunday School for all ages at 9 a.m. The service will begin in the Social Hall with a procession of palms and hosannas led by John Henry, a Je-
Providence Bible Church for the entire family on Palm Sunday. “Rise up with Jesus” is a children’s ministry celebration to learn more about the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The celebration is a multistation experience that includes games, activities, crafts and interactive dramas all centered on the resurrection of Jesus. Located at 17211 Greens Corner Road at 9:45 a.m. Information at (540) 8254715.
ART • Culpeper County Public
Schools, Celebrate Youth Art Show at the State Theatre from 10-2 p.m. Runs through March 24. 305 S. Main.
MEETING • Founding Fathers
Republican Women meeting at 7 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Guest speaker is Morton Blackwell who began in 1960 to identify, train, and place bright young conservatives for leadership in the public policy process. Barry Goldwater's youngest elected national convention delegate in 1964, Blackwell chaired the state College Republicans and Young Republicans in Louisiana. In 2015, his Leadership Institute trained 10,253 people in its 44 types of training schools. All welcome. See email@example.com.
MARCH 22 STORYTIME
• Pajama Storytime at the Culpeper County Library at 6:30 p.m. Hear the perfect bedtime story, rhyme along with our favorite games and fingerplays, and get groovy with fun music. Children are encouraged to attend in their pajamas. Children attend with a parent or other caregiver. This program is geared towards children who can sit while stories are read. No registration required. Contact Laini Bostian at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-8258691.