Culpeper Times • April 14-20, 2016
Plan to be in the next issue - Call 540-812-2282
EVENTS FOR CULPEPER, FAUQUIER, MADISON, ORANGE AND RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTIES
Culpeper Chess Club meeting
HISTORY • Join Friends of the
Rappahannock (FOR) and explore the legacy of Hunter’s Island with its owner, local architect and history enthusiast Mary Ellen Wheeler from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. We’ll meet at the FOR home office and ferry over to the island in canoes. Bring a bag lunch and water bottle for a scenic picnic. Minimum age is 8 years. The backup date is the next day. The cost is $30 per individual and $90 for families, or $24 and $72 for FOR members. For more information call (540) 373-3448. Please pre-register at www.riverfriends.org.
CONCERT • Cash Unchained at the State Theatre. The songs of Johnny Cash and June Carter are enduring classics. Hear them evoked on stage by James 3 and Clare Sukley and Ransom Harmony. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $30/$20/$10. 305 S. Main Street, Culpeper. 540-829-0292. www.culpepertheatre.org. MOVIE • Library of
Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents “An Evening of Old-Time Radio with the Metropolitan Washington Old-Time Radio Club.” Packed house last year so come early. Special guest Ben Model will provide musical accompaniment on the theater organ. 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.
APRIL 17 MEETING
• Pranapiloga Mandala Market. 133 E Davis St, Ste 350. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Mandala is Sanskrit for Circular. Don't throw your unwanted items away. Let someone else use them. Leave something, take something, it's that simple! Contact: 540-317-5518 Website: http://www.pranapiloga. com/ .
CHURCH • Mountain View
Community Church's Sermon Topic: "No Wonder They Crucified Him - High Challenge." 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.
The Frog Prince. Virginia Repertory Theatre’s beautiful production showcases an amphibian ensemble created by acclaimed puppet master Terry Synder. Showings at 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tickets $6. 305 S. Main Street, Culpeper. 540-8290292. www.culpepertheatre.org
An ancient game that continues to attract new devotees. Learn how to play at Culpeper Chess Club each Wednesday at the Culpeper County Library.
MEETING • FFRW present Helle Dale, Senior Fellow for Public Diplomacy at The Heritage Foundation, to discuss "Terrorist Uses of the Internet: Radicalization, Organization and Propaganda." The first group to use the Internet effectively was Al Qaeda, but with the arrival of ISIS in 2014, the battle in cyberspace against terrorism has been taken to new levels. How can we account for the appeal of online radical Islamist propaganda and is there anything we can do to stop it, short of shutting down the web." All welcome. Starts at 7 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church located at 115 N. East Street. Free Admission - Refreshments served. For more information, contact Jewell Duvall at 540.547.2373. MEETING • Survivors for Life Support Group. Support group for those that are affected by the unique grief associated with the loss of a loved one to suicide. Meetings are held on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month at the Culpeper Library from 7-8:30 p.m. The support group is sponsored by Team Jordan and facilitated by Alan Rasmussen, Prevention Specialist for Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services.
This group provides a safe place for those grieving the loss of a loved one to suicide to talk about their grief and get support from those that can understand. Contact Alan Rasmussen for further information at 434-8258913 or by email atarasmussen@ rrcsb.org.
DINNER • Grill 309 - Hardywood Beer Dinner. Located at 309 S. Main Street. 6 p.m. Paired tastings with amazing Hardywood beers! Please reserve your spot today! Contact: (540) 764-4902. Website: www. grill309.com
APRIL 19 FUN
• Culpeper County Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meets at 7 p.m. For this meeting only – at Rappahannock Rapidan Regional Commission, 420 Southridge Parkway, Suite 106, Culpeper.
• Free oral cancer screenings. The dental hygiene students at Germanna Community College will offer free oral cancer screenings at the Locust Grove Campus at 2130 Germanna Hwy from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Contact Marlana Thomas at email@example.com or 540-423-9833.
PLAY • State Theatre presents
MEETING • Culpeper County Human Services Board, Social Services Board and the Head Start Board hold regular meeting at 1 p.m. in the conference room of the Culpeper DSS at 1835 Industry Drive. Any person with questions on the accessibility should contact Doris Clatterbuck, Secretary to DSS Board, at (540) 727-0372 ext 360. Persons needing interpreter services for the hearing impaired and / or vision impairments must notify Ms. Clatterbuck no later than one (1) week prior to the meeting. The public is invited to attend. WINE • Winemaker Wednesday
returns for its 6th season at Culpeper Cheese Company. Nothing formal, just a chance to meet a Virginia winemaker and taste their wines. Meet and mingle with the winemaker. Sip wine. Savor cheese. Winemaker Wednesday incorporates a price fixed wine cheese tasting ($ 34.95 value) paired with selected Virginia Winemakers wines. Guests will receive four tastes of selected Virginia wines each specially paired with cheeses and accompaniments. Guest winemaker is Luca Paschina of Barboursville Vineyards. Seating is limited– reservations suggested. (540) 827 – 4757.
MEETING • Culpeper Chess
Club. Meetings are each Wednesday, 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Culpeper County Library. Next meeting April 27. All ages and all skill levels welcome, even those who have never played. Come learn a new skill! For information about this and other programs, please feel free to call the Library at (540) 825-8691.