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Culpeper Times • February 23-March 1, 2017
EVENTS FOR CULPEPER, FAUQUIER, MADISON, ORANGE AND RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTIES
Alone is Lord.” Join us at 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. Live stream available at 10 a.m. via our website www.mountainviewcc.net. Children's programs available for birth - 5th grade. Located at 16088 Rogers Road, behind Brusters Ice Cream. Small groups also meet throughout the week. 540-7270297
FEB. 24 FILM • The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents “Bundle of Joy” (RKO, 1956). Debbie Reynolds plays Polly Parish, an unmarried department store sales girl who finds and takes care of an abandoned baby. 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. LIVE MUSIC • Enjoy dinner or a drink to Mississippi Tom Robbins at Grass Rootes, 195 E. Davis Street, 540-764-4229. No cover.
MARDI GRAS CELEBRATION • Laissez
les bon temps rouler! Join the excitement of Mardi Gras in Downtown Culpeper brought to you by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. Fun for the entire family including: live music, performing artists, wagon rides, New Orleans inspired food, crafts for children, Mardi Gras photo booth, costumed living historians, and balloon-magic. Enjoy the traditions of Mardi Gras with beads and masks for all. Wes Iseli magic shows at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at the Culpeper Center for free. Visit www.culpeperdowntown. com or phone 540-825-4416 for full details.
LIVE MUSIC • Enjoy your
lunch with the music of Mississippi Tom Robbins and dinner to the sounds of Mandorla at Grass Rootes, 195 E. Davis Street, 540-764-4229. No cover.
TEAM JORDAN • Team
Jordan meets at 10 a.m. at the Roscoe Ford Police Community Room at 740 Old Brandy Road. Alan Rasmussen will be making a presentation on the most current prevention program that he's currently presenting in our schools and at other community events. This new program was paid in part by Team Jordan Funds. We will also be discussing scholarship and other community funding needs. Knakals goodies along with coffee, juice and door prizes. Contact Chris Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
GALLERY TALK • Museum of
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Museum of Culpeper History presents Gallery Talk, a series of lectures. Houses That Slaves Built: The Enslaved Community at Montpelier Plantation by Dr. Joel Tate (retired), Germanna Community College on Feb. 28.
LIBRARY TALK • The Friends
of the Library, Aging Together, the Alzheimer’s Association, Healthy Steps and Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services will sponsor a discussion at 10 a.m. in the Meeting Room of the Culpeper County Library about a book for people with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia and their caregivers. Ellen Phipps of the Alzheimer’s Association of Central & Western Virginia will talk about her book. Connections: A Complete Activities Guide for Persons Diagnosed with Dementia. Contact Susan Keller at 540-825-8691.
CARING CANINES • Read to
the Dogs Saturday from 10:3011:30 a.m. at the Culpeper County Library. Join the Welcome Waggers Therapy Dogs specially trained to “listen,” and do not correct or criticize. Perfect for beginning readers! Children of all ages welcome. No registration necessary. 271 Southgate Shopping Center. Contact Laini Bostian at lbostian@ cclva.org or 540-825-8691.
LIVE MUSIC • Stop by during
the Mardi Gras celebration to hear local band “Cross Threaded” at the Culpeper Cheese Company from 1-4 p.m. Located at 129 East Davis Street,Suite 100. 540-8274757. www.culpepercheese.com
REAGAN DINNER • The
Fifth Annual Ronald Reagan Legacy Dinner will be held at Tuscany Hall located at 21125 Kettle Club Road in Culpeper. Sponsored by the Culpeper
County Republican Committee, the dinner is open to all. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Dinner starts at 7 p.m. Cost $35 per person. Guest speaker is Jim C. Miller III who was Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC); Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Chairman of the U.S. Postal Commission under President Reagan. A straw poll will be conducted for Governor, Lt. Governor and Attorney General. Business attire. For more information, contact 540-412-8470.
CONCERT • The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents “The Western Flyers” with special guest Bobby Hicks. Starts at 7 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.
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BINGO • Mid-Day Lions Sunday Night Bingo. Help support local groups with a fun night of games. Held at Pepper’s Grill located at 791 Madison Road in Culpeper (by Best Western). Doors open at 5 p.m. Games begin at 6:30 p.m. Three progressives each night, $1,000 jackpot. Food available for purchase. Contact Jim Calhoun at 540-937-1730.
CHURCH • Mountain View
Community Church's Sermon topic is "True North - Jesus
Culpeper History presents Gallery Talk, a series of lectures. Houses That Slaves Built: The Enslaved Community at Montpelier Plantation by Dr. Joel Tate (retired), Germanna Community College. Held in the conference room at the Culpeper County Library located at 271 Southgate Shopping Center from 5-7 p.m. First of three free lectures. Refreshments. Limited seating. RSVP to director@ culpepermuseum.com
• Held at Culpeper Hospital from 7-8:30 p.m. Runs through March 27. Special weekly seminar and support group for people who are grieving the death of someone close to them, renew through faith-based perspective. Adults and teens welcome. Sponsored by Spiritual Care Support Ministries. This is non-denominational and free. Learn more at www.scsm.tv or call Chaplain Liz Danielsen at 540/3495814 for information and directions.
FOR YOUR HEALTH • Caregiver Support Group will meet the fourth Tuesday at the UVA Culpeper Hospital Board Room from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. We will discuss issues faced by caregivers of adult friends and family, and possibly offer solutions to problems also experienced by others. No registration required. If you have questions, contact Bonnie Vermillion at 547-4824 or bonnired@comcast. net.