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Community News & Events: Dec. 12

Shower A card shower is planned for Shirley Leake, who will celebrate her 90th birthday Dec. 20. Cards can be sent to 22689 Senedo Road, Woodstock, Virginia 22664. NARFE The Shenandoah County chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association will install 2018 officers ...

Public Meetings: Dec. 11-15

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Agriculture and Forestal District Committee meets at 5 p.m. Monday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The School Board meets at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the government center with its open session ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 11

Library The New Market Area Library will hold a preschool story time program at 10 a.m. Friday for ages 3 to 5. The theme will be about gingerbread. Concerts The Blue Ridge Singers will present two performances of their holiday concert "Noel Nouvelet: Christmas Comes Anew." Performances ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 9

Shower A card shower is planned for Gilbert Reel, a World War II Marine veteran celebrating his 100th birthday Dec. 17. Cards can be sent to 38 Wilson Burke Road, Front Royal, Virginia 22630. SPCA The SPCA of Winchester, Frederick and Clarke counties will host an open house and wine pull ...

Religion Events: Dec. 9

Nativity Laurel Hill Christian Church in Strasburg will host a live Nativity from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday. Refreshments will follow. Brethren Kermit Racey II will be the guest speaker for the 10:45 a.m. service Sunday at Maurertown Brethren Church. Sunday school will start at 9:45 ...

School Lunch Menu: Dec. 9

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Dec. 11-15: Monday Breakfast: mini maple waffles, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: garlic pizza, potato wedges, carrots, peaches, strawberry cup, milk. Lunch 6-12: garlic pizza or nachos with chili and cheese, potato wedges, carrots, ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 8

Rotary The Rotary Club of Front Royal will hold a luncheon meeting at noon today at the Holiday Inn at Blue Ridge Shadows. The guest speaker will be Michael Hirsh, director of Special Services for Warren County Public Schools. The cost for lunch is $12. Super Seniors Senior Moments, a free ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 7

Woodcarvings St. John Bosco Catholic Church in Woodstock is hosting a group of woodcarvers from Bethlehem, in the West Bank, whose carvings will be for sale. The woodcarvers will be in Hanley Hall at the church from 2 to 3 p.m. on Saturday and from 1 to 2 p.m. on Sunday. Carvings made of ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 6

Showers • A card shower is planned for Nancy Clem, who will celebrate her 75th birthday Saturday. Cards can be sent to her c/o Consulate Health Care, 803 S. Main St., Woodstock, Virginia 22664. • A card shower is planned for Charlotte Branner, who will celebrate her 90th birthday Dec. 13. ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 5

Meet/greet Newly appointed New Market Town Manager Todd Walters will hold a meet and greet from 8 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at Jackson’s Corner Café and from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Town Hall. Party Lebanon Church Community Center will hold its annual Christmas party 6 p.m. Saturday. Those ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 4

Noon Music The Friends of Handley Regional Library will kick off a new season of "A Little Noon Music" at 12:15 p.m. Friday featuring dulcimer player Madeline MacNeil at the library. Information: 540-662-6046. Dinner The Woodstock Fire Department will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner ...

Students attend conservation summit

The Massanutten Regional Governor’s School for Environmental Science and Technology in Mount Jackson, in partnership with the Lord Fairfax Soil and Water Conservation District, hosted the first MRGS Youth Conservation Summit. Seniors from Kara Bates’ agro-ecology class planned and ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 2

Shower A card shower is planned for Elsie Woods, who will celebrate her 86th birthday Friday. Cards can be sent to 136 Sara Ann Ave., Edinburg 22824. Support The Shenandoah County Department of Social Services will host a monthly caregiver support group meeting from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday. ...

Community News & Events: Dec. 1

Library The Shenandoah County Library in Edinburg will hold the following programs: • Preschool story time (ages 2-up): 10:30 a.m., Tuesdays and Wednesdays. • Books and Babies (infants-24 months): 10:30 a.m., Thursdays. • Lego Club (ages 5-up): 4:30 p.m., Thursday. Information: ...

Public meetings: Dec. 4-8

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session at 4 p.m. Thursday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Planning Commission meets at 7 p.m. Thursday in the government center. Woodstock • Town ...