Culpeper Times • May 12-18, 2016
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What’s Happening EVENTS FOR CULPEPER, FAUQUIER, MADISON, ORANGE AND RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTIES
FAUQUIER COUNTY MAY 13
PLAY • Fauquier Community
Theatre presents the musical Jane Eyre. Based on the novel by Charlotte Bronte. Family friendly. Adults $18; seniors (60 and above) $16; students/children (3 and above) $16. May 7, 8, 13, 14, 15. Friday and Saturday shows at 8 p.m.; Sunday shows at 2 p.m. For more information go to fctstage.org or call 540-349-8760.
TRIVIA • Get your head in the game. Trivia Night in the taproom at Old Bust Head Brewing Company from 6-8 p.m. Every Wednesday. Located at 7134 Lineweaver Road, Warrenton, VA 20187. www.oldbusthead.com. (540) 347-4777. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
ART • Live An Artful Life® Gallery in The Plains, VA will host well-known artist/author Tom Neel for a presentation on creativity. “The Creative Cycle” with Tom Neel will be held from 6:30 - 8:30. This session is part of the gallery’s The Artful You series and is meant to help those who feel it’s time to tap into their creative side, but are overwhelmed with how to proceed. Registration is open at LiveAnArtfulLife.com/events. Cost is $35.00 per participant. The gallery is located at 6474 Main Street in The Plains, VA. 540-253-9797 or www.LiveAnArtfulLife.com/events.
FESTIVAL • Warrenton Spring
Festival. Saturday, May 21 at 9 am, Main Street in Old Town Warrenton. A Southeast Tourism Top 20 Event! For more information call (540) 347-4414, or visit: www.fauquierchamber.org.
overseas. The Lake of the Woods Church is located at 1 Church Lane, Locust Grove, VA, 540-972-9060. Tell the guard at the gate that you are attending the concert at LOW Church.
Tom Neel Talks Creativity at Live An Artful Life® Gallery in The Plains May 19.
NEW YORK • NARFE CHAPTER 1885 at Lake of the Woods is sponsoring a bus trip to New York City Dec.6-8, 2016. Join us to celebrate the holidays in New York City. Includes bus trip, lodging, meals, city tours and tour of 9/11 museum including the Freedom tower. Call (540) 972-4651 (Barbara Ehlen) for further information and costs. Deposit to hold reservation must be received by June 15.
certificates, summer camps; health and wellbeing services; artwork; canoe tips; jewelry; gift baskets and specialty gifts and much more. If you wish to donate to the school auction, please drop off items at the school, or call to arrange for pickup at 540-987-9212. All items donated are tax deductible.
MADISON COUNTY MAY 15 DISCUSSION • Madison County Historical Society features author Sue Eisenfeld who will discuss her book “Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal.” Starts at 2 p.m. in the County Office Auditorium. Contact (540) 948-4455.
RAPPAHANNOCK ORANGE COUNTY COUNTY MAY 22 MAY 14 MAY 13
POLITICAL GOLF • Orange and Culpeper Republican Committees’ sponsored golf tournament and dinner at Meadows Farm Golf Course, 4300 Flat Run Rd, Locust Grove VA. 18 holes of golf plus a steak dinner for only $65. Range opens at 10 a.m., shotgun start at 11 a.m. Golf with cart, range balls, and more. Not a golfer? Come to the 4 p.m.wine social followed by 5 p.m. steak dinner for only $25 and meet special guests Congressman Dave Brat, Delegate Nick Freitas, and others. For registration or additional information please contact Josh Dotson at (540) 229-9467. Registration can be done at Meadows Farms Golf Course or send a check to Meadows Farms Golf Course at 4300 Flat Run Rd, Locust Grove VA 22508.
CONCERT • Free Concert at The Lake of the Woods Church at 7p.m. The internationally renowned Salvation Army Capitol Band will perform at the Lake of the Woods Church. In addition to supporting Salvation Army events in Virginia and the Washington Metropolitan area, the band has traveled extensively both in North America and
DISCUSSION • Second Friday
at the Library series. Molly Peterson and Forrest Pritchard will bring the 2016 season of Second Friday at the Library talks to a rousing finish at 8 p.m. Peterson is a Rappahannock farmer, a prizewinning photographer, and together with Forrest has produced a muchacclaimed new book. They will discuss Growing Tomorrow: Behind the Scenes with 18 Extraordinary Sustainable Farmers Who Are Changing the Way We Eat. Come to the library and learn about sustainable farming, new recipes, and the inside story of life as a Rappahannock farmer. The talks are free, and all are welcome. For further information, call 301-246-0022.
AUCTION • Hearthstone
auction. Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy., Sperryville. Viewing and silent auction begin at 5 p.m. Live Auction and Karaoke begins at 6 p.m. The auction closes at 8 p.m. Appetizers, wine and cheese and pizza will be served. No cover charge. Baked goods from Hearthstone School parents, raffle, gift
OPEN HOUSE • Parent-Camper Open House at Camp Shenandoah Springs from 2-4 p.m. Community invited. Refreshments served. Camps start in June. Theme for 2016 is “Beholding our Lord’s Glory...Engaged with Him in Mission.” Located at 544 Stage Coach Lane in Madison. Phone (540) 923-4300 or www. shenandoahsprings.org
SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY JUNE 11 CANOE TRIP • Civil War
Paddle explores the Rapidan River. Join Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR) and National Park Service Supervisory Historian Greg Mertz for a daylong canoe trip, highlighting many of the Civil War sites along the Rapidan River. Meet at the Ely’s Ford boat ramp at 8 a.m., 4.5 miles north of Route 3 on Route 610. We will arrive back at Ely’s Ford at approximately 4 p.m., depending on water flow.