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Culpeper Times • April 7-13, 2016
What’s Happening EVENTS FOR CULPEPER, FAUQUIER, MADISON, ORANGE AND RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTIES
FAUQUIER COUNTY APRIL 7
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RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY APRIL 8-10
HEALTH • Warrenton Derma-
tology & Skin Therapy Center is hosting a free, open house event from 4-6:30 p.m. Goodie bags for all attendees, door prizes and light refreshments. Attendees can learn more about all of the products and services offered. Live Demonstrations of two injectable therapies: Botox at 5:30 p.m., and Kybella the NEW treatment for double-chin at 6 p.m. Go to www.warrentondermatology.com or call 540-341-1900 for more information.
FILM • RAAC Film Festival at Little Washington. An exciting weekend of entertaining and thought-provoking films by Virginia’s independent filmmakers. A nonstop parade of features, shorts, and documentaries are followed by Q&A and opportunities to mingle with filmmakers. TheFilmFestivalatLittleWashington.com.
PLAY • Fauquier Community Theatre teams with Rappahannock Association for the Arts and Community to present The Odd Couple. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $16 for adults. Seniors and Students $14. Rappahannock’s Patty Hardee directs. 4225 Aiken Drive, Warrenton. Order tickets at www/fctstage/org.
“Naturescaping: Using Native Plants to Create Healthy Landscapes” and Native Plant Sale at 6 p.m. Janet Davis of Hill House Farm and Nursery shares ideas about adding layers of diversity to gardens and how native plants add enhanced livability to our world. Beckon birds, befriend butterflies and pamper pollinators by incorporating these concepts and plants. Plant sale to follow. Virginia Cooperative Extension Office (24 Pelham St., Warrenton, VA). Free.. RSVP to the Fauquier County Master Gardener Help Desk at 540-341-7950 ext. 1 or email email@example.com.
MEETING • “Alternative Energy – Is it Finally a Good Investment?” will be the subject of the third annu-
(in other words, ALL) players are welcome! Membership isn’t included, but ranges between $17-$26. Membership is available online at www. uschess.org, and will be available onsite at the tournament.
Myron Wasiuta is currently a member and past president of the Rappahannock Astronomy Club in Fredericksburg. Consider joining the Culpeper Astronomy Club where he shares his knowledge of the night sky and his telescope. Next meeting April 25 at the library.
al Earth Day Talk sponsored by the Warrenton Climate Change Group, in conjunction with The Fauquier Chamber. Local solar and geothermal businesses, and those using the systems they sell, will share information about the value and costs of a more climate-conscious lifestyle. Cliff Hamal, an energy expert with Navigant, will preview what tomorrow’s energy mix and costs may likely be. Starts at 7 p.m. at Fauquier High School. Contact Judy Lamana at (540) 270.2950 Or judy.lamana@ gmail.com.
AGRICULTURE • Cheese Mak-
ing Class at Hobby Hill Farm. Learn to make your own fresh mozzarella in this fun and interactive class. $25 per person includes glass of Desert Rose wine and homemade snacks. Class times at 12 p.m./2 p.m./4 p.m. Call 540-635-3200 or email at info@ desertrosewinery.com for reservations. Be sure to include class time.
ORANGE COUNTY APRIL 17
HISTORY • Working Woods Walk at James Madison’s Montpelier from 2-4 p.m. Located at 11407 Constitution Highway in Montpelier. Explore the Mansion and the lawn to the woods of Montpelier on a twohour hike. Hike led by Virginia Master Naturalists. $10/person or $5 with admission to the Mansion tour. Children under 6 free. For more information, see:http://www.montpelier.org/ visit. In case of inclement weather, call (540) 672-2728, ext 141 or ext 252 for further information.
• Orange County Parks & Recreation Chess Tournament at Prospect Heights Middle School. The tournament will run approximately 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (play begins at 10 a.m). This tournament will be US Chess Federation sanctioned, but rated and unrated
PLANT SALE • Rappahannock
Plant Sale from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. This is the perfect time to start planning for your garden. As in past 14 years, this sale has a wide selection of native and cultivated plants offered by local growers. But some great plants, discuss plants with experts and your plant-loving neighbors, swap gardening stories and enjoy some refreshments. At Waterpenny Farm, U.S. Route 211, Sperryville, rain or shine.
MADISON COUNTY APRIL 13 AGRICULTURE • Agritourism Grant Workshop & Networking Session. The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Tourism Committee will host an Agritourism Grant Workshop and Networking Session at Prince Michel Winery & Vineyard from noon - 4 p.m. The workshop is free and a boxed lunch is provided. Registration required and open until April 11. Register online at rrrcagritourism. eventbrite.com.Contact Jenny Biche at firstname.lastname@example.org.