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Culpeper Times • April 20-26, 2017
What’s Happening Gallery Talk. Refreshments served. Free. Seating is limited so RSVPs are appreciated. Fran Cecere, a writer affiliated with Windmore Foundation for the Arts, will speak about artist Dorothy Skelton's work immediately after WWII as part of the Monuments Men project. Call 540-829-1749 for reservations and information.
CHURCH • Mountain View
Ashley Misfud and 11 other students will compete in the Miss Culpeper Pagaent held at Culpeper County High School at 7 p.m. April 22.
APRIL 22 FILM • The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre presents “Silent Comedians Talk!” (1930s-1940s). By the late 1920s, silent film comedy had evolved to a high art, reaching its peak in the features of Chaplin, Keaton, Harold Lloyd, and Harry Langdon, in addition to shorts with Laurel and Hardy, Charley Chase, and Max Davidson. 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. MUSIC • The Blue Ridge Chorale presents “A Broadway Musical Medley” at 3 p.m. at Oak Shade Methodist Church located at the corner of Rt. 229 and Rt. 640 in Rixeyville. Donations appreciated. Contact 540-222-9099. LIVE MUSIC • Enjoy dinner or
a drink to the sensational Brandy Station Company at Grass Rootes, 195 E. Davis Street, 540-764-4229. No cover.
MUSEUM TALK • The Museum hosts its third GalleryTalk from 2-4 p.m. in the Civil War Gallery of the Museum in the historic train depot in downtown Culpeper. Public invited to Monuments Men: Saving Art and Restoring History
Community Church's Sermon topic is "Growing Great Families - I'm Available...Even at Midnight." 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. 540-727-0297
MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS • Caring for
Ourselves and Others: Why is Resilience Important for Healthy Lifestyles and How Do We Achieve it at Every Age? with Amanda Findley from 9:45 - 10:45 a.m. First in series focused on hope for mind, body and spirit. Held in the courtyard at Culpeper Baptist Church. Free. All welcome. Contact 540-825-8192 or visit www. culpeperbaptist.org
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.
CULPEPER ASTRONOMY CLUB • Amateur astronomer
Myron Wasiuta will lead lead fellow night sky watchers at the meeting of the Culpeper Astronomy Club. Held in library’s meeting room. Meets from 7-9 p.m. At around 8 p.m. the club will move to the outside to observe the night sky with telescope. Contact the library at 540-825-8691
FAMILIES OVERCOMING DRUG ADDICTION (FODA) • A support group serving families in Northern Virginia. Meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at Culpeper Hospital Conference Room A/B. Call for more information or just show up. Visit www.MyFodaFamily.org or contact Caroline at (540) 316-9221 or My FODAFamily@gmail.com
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.
PRAYER GROUP • Centering
Prayer Group at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Join us for an hour of reflection and prayer, each Wednesday at 11 a.m., followed by Healing and Holy Communion service at noon. Contact 540-8258786. Located at 115 N. East Street.
CHESS • Culpeper Chess Club
meets each Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Culpeper County Library located at 271 Southgate Shopping Center. All ages and all skill levels welcome, even those who have never played. Come learn a new skill! For information contact Charity Karstetter at 540727-0695 or culpeperchessclub@ hotmail.com.
NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH • Combined Neighborhood Watch Group meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. Held at the Culpeper Police Department, Community Room located at 740 Old Brandy Road. April is designated as National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Guest speaker is Ruth Lamb, who is a Child Protective Services supervisor with the Culpeper County Department of Human Services. All welcome to attend. Light refreshments. Contact Lt. Jeff Dodson at 540-829-5526.
SUBMIT YOUR EVENT! Want your event to appear in the Culpeper Times What's Happening expanded regional weekend calendar? Email editor Anita Sherman at anita@ culpepertimes.com.
RIBBON CUTTING • Join
the Chamber of Commerce in a ribbon cutting and reception for Reformation Lutheran Church at 2 p.m. New location at 601 Madison Road in Culpeper. Contact the church at 825-1376.
LIVE MUSIC • Enjoy your drink or meal to the sounds of Burnt Orange playing at Pepper’s Grill located at 791 Madison Road in Culpeper. Music starts at 8:30 p.m. No cover. 540-825-1037
CULPEPER FARMERS MARKET • Opening the season
from 7:30 a.m.- noon nestled at the end of Davis Street near The Depot in downtown Culpeper. Buy Fresh, Buy Local with offerings from dozens of local farmers/ vendors. Runs through Nov. 18. Contact 540-825-4416 or visit www. culpeperdowntown.com
GNARLY HOPS AND BARLEY FEST • Sponsored
by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. this annual event draws hundreds to the Spencer Street Parking Lot in downtown Culpeper from noon - 5 p.m. Live music. Local artists. Food. More than 70 Craft Beers. Tickets are $25 in advance, $65 VIP includes entry/ tastings. Tickets at Culpeper Cheese Company, Randy’s Flowers by Endless Creations, Vinosity. Phone 540-825-4416 or visit www. culpeperdowntown.com
TEAM JORDAN MEETING
• Quarterly Meeting for Team Jordan will be held at The Culpeper Police Department Community Room at 10 a.m. Nancy Lagasse will be the Guest Speaker. Public welcome to attend. Coffee, juice and Knakals provided. Come out and bring a friend to help support efforts to bring about awareness to suicide and support Local Prevention Programs. Contact Chairman Chris Jenkins at 7183030