Community News & Events: June 6


A card shower is planned for Jim Stultz, who will celebrate his 84th birthday June 15. Cards can be sent to 1099 Jadwyn Road, Maurertown 22644.


Clarke County Library in Berryville will hold preschool story-time programs for ages 3 and up from 10:30 to 11 a.m. each Tuesday in June.


Handley Library in Winchester has announced the following activities:

• Open chess games: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., each Wednesday in June for all ages.

• One Book One Community program: 11 a.m., Wednesday in front of Daily Grind, West Jubal Early Drive. Information:

Information: 540-662-9041.


Katherine McLeod, a foster care recruitment coordinator, will be the speaker at the luncheon meeting of the Rotary Club of New Market at noon Wednesday at Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille. Information:


Thursday is the deadline to register for a photography workshop from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday sponsored by Warren County Parks and Recreation at the County Community Center for ages 12 and older.

Those attending should bring their camera and accessories. Cost is $25. Information, registration: 540-635-1021.


Blue Ridge Kiwanis of Winchester will meet at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the Best Western-Lee Jackson in Perkin’s Restaurant.

Guest speakers will be NW Works CEO Marshall Henson and Melody Crossway, director of client achievement.


A member of Congressman Bob Goodlatte’s staff will hold open door community office hours on Thursday to meet with citizens to discuss problems they might have with the federal government or to hear their views or current issues before Congress. Locations and times are:

• Broadway: 9-10:30 a.m., at Town Hall, 116 Broadway Ave.

• Mount Jackson: 11:30-12:30 p.m., Town Council Chambers, 5901 Main St.


The Christian Women’s Club will meet from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Club in Front Royal. The Sojourners will present the program “Long May She Wave” in honor of Flag Day.

Guest speaker will be Linda Parker, from Vienna, who will discuss “Packing and Unpacking Life’s Dreams.”

Cost is $16 and free childcare will be provided. Reservations: Betty at 540-622-2939 or Shirley at 540-635-4560.


Salem Church of the Brethren in Stephens City will host a free movie night at 6:30 p.m. Friday. Popcorn, pizza and drinks available.


Friday is the deadline to register for the eighth Wildcat Open for wrestlers in grades K-12 sponsored by Warren County Parks and Recreation and the Warren County High School wrestling team at 9 a.m. Saturday at the high school.

Entry fee is $25. Admission to the tournament is $2.

Information: Coach Wadas at 540-635-4144, ext. 44179, email or online at


A multi-family yard sale to benefit Flames Homeschool Sports will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Virginia Hills Church, 737 Rockland Road, Front Royal.

Bus trip

Warren County Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a bus trip Saturday to see the Washington Nationals play the Texas Rangers at National Park in Washington, D.C.

The bus will leave at 9:30 a.m. from the Warren County Community Center.

The cost is $74 per person and includes admission and transportation. Seats are in Section 110. There is a limit of six tickets per household with only 38 tickets available. Information: 540-635-1021 or

Pig roast

The Front Royal Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold a pig roast from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the church on Browntown Road. There will also be water kickball and a bounce house for the kids.


Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will hold the program Secret Language of Flowers at 11 a.m. Saturday for ages 6 and up. Information: 540-635-3153.


Laurel Hill Christian Church, west of Strasburg, will hold a ham and chicken dinner and auction starting at 4 p.m. Saturday.

Dinners are $10. The auction will follow at 6 p.m. Donations for the auction can be made by calling 540-465-3628 or 540-465-4174.


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