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Culpeper Times • April 28-May 4, 2016
CONCERT: Grammy Award nominee Ryan Stevenson will be on stage at the State Theatre May 6 for FaithFest. • Details, Page 16
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VA. No reservations required. For more information, call 202-707-9994.
COMEDIAN • Christian Comedian Michael Joiner at Culpeper Baptist Church at 7 p.m. Tickets $18. Proceeds benefit Heart Havens. Get your tickets at www.eventbrite.com. Live worship band before the show.
FUNDRAISER • Come Join Cintas' Relay for Life Team for a Spirit Night at Shawn's Smokehouse BBQ located at 602 Sperryville Pike. Mention that you are there for the spirit night and Shawn's will donate a portion of your total to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life Team Cintas' - Washing Away Cancer!!Dine in or Carryout from 5 8 p.m. Phone (540) 317-5692 MEETING • Culpeper Chess
Club. Meetings are each Wednesday, 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Culpeper County Library. 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.
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Get your game on. State Theatre hosts Street Fighter V gaming tournament May 1. Ages 16 and above.
Share ideas. No obligations. No fees. Just inspiration. Located at 107B East Davis Street. www.culpeperloft.com
org or at the State Theatre Box Office Wednesday thru Saturday from 10 a.m.2 p.m. and 1 hour prior to the event.
FILM • Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater presents Glam and Metal Rock Doc Double Feature. “Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars” (20th Century Fox, 1973) On July 3rd, 1973, David Bowie assumed his “Ziggy Stardust” persona on stage for the last time, joined by his band “The Spiders from Mars.” “The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years” (New Line Cinema, 1988) Director Penelope Spheeris’s often-hilarious film showcases the inhabitants of L.A.’s then-burgeoning metal culture. 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,
MEETING • CCHS Class of 1971 CONCERT • The State Theatre of Reunion planning. The second planning meeting for our 45th class reunion will be held 6:30 p.m. at 11190 James Monroe Highway, Culpeper, VA 22701. Contact Jo Backe English at wayne_jo_english@ hotmail.com, Selene Lewis Matthews at email@example.com, or Doug Settle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ART • ArtSpeak at The Loft. All creative people or people that love the arts are invited to this art salon social gathering. Painters, photographers, potters, authors and musicians welcome.
Culpeper hosts three Bluegrass bands in an evening full of traditional Bluegrass, Appalachian Rock and Southern soul – flavored with guitars, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, dobro, and foot stomping percussion. Starts at 7:30 p.m. Bands include Winston Salem, North Carolina’s Big Daddy Love (rock, bluegrass, southern soul and psychedelic sounds), Nashville, Tennessee’s Forlorn Strangers and Martinsburg, West Virginia’s Circa Blue. Ticket prices per person are: $37 front orchestra; $32 rear orchestra; $27 balcony. Purchase at www.culpepertheatre.
Gnarly Hops and Barley Fest brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. Spencer Street Parking Lot. Noon - 6 p.m. VIP tickets available for $55. A VIP ticket scores you all the regular ticket amenities along with a full size pint glass, 2 full size exclusive premium pours, and a swag bag full of Gnarly gear. General advance tickets are available for $25 and may be purchased now at Culpeper Cheese Company, Vinosity, Randy's Flowers by Endless Creations and on the web at www.gnarlyhops.eventbrite.com. $5 non-drinking tickets at the gate on the day of the event. Contact: Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. at 540-825-4416 Email: crievents@ culpeperdowntown.com Website: www. culpeperdowntown.com
HEALTH • “I’m SOW Healthy” Kids Cooking classes at the Culpeper Farmers Market. 9 - 11 a.m. Try your hand at creating a Rainbow Fruit Pizza. Sponsored by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. Phone 540-825-4416 or www.culpeperdowntown.com