Lifestyle

School Lunch Menu: Sept. 9

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Sept. 11-15: Monday Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: chicken tenders, breadstick, Cajun beans, carrots, mixed fruit, Mandarin oranges, milk. Lunch 6-12: chicken tenders or corn dog nuggets, breadstick, Cajun beans, ...

Events

Lutheran Bethany Lutheran Church will hold its monthly worship service at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at 496 Bethany Church Lane, Edinburg. Methodist John Wesley United Methodist Church in Front Royal will celebrate homecoming and hold a fall cantata at 3 p.m. Sunday. A meal will be served at 1:30 ...

Community News & Events: Sept. 7

Shower A card shower is planned for Charles "Shot" Wilkins, who will celebrate his 90th birthday Monday. Cards can be sent to 114 S. Grove Ave., Edinburg, Virginia 22824. Reunions • The Bowers family will hold a reunion at 1 p.m. Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church in Edinburg. Those ...

Treadmill desks: A place for physicians to work and work out

FRONT ROYAL — When patients come to Valley Health Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, they’ll occasionally notice an unusual aspect to an otherwise traditional doctor’s office setting: small treadmills. Since shortly after the Front Royal office opened on June 30, the office has had ...

Winchester Restaurant Week begins Monday

OLD TOWN WINCHESTER – Restaurant Week returns to the downtown walking mall Monday through Sept. 16. The weeklong event sponsored by the Winchester Main Street Foundation is designed to introduce diners to the mall's restaurants. Restaurants presenting three-course meals for $30 during ...

Community News & Events: Sept. 6, 2017

Fundraiser The Front Royal Little League Challenger Team, for ages 5 to 18 with physical and/or mental disabilities, will hold a bake sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Rural King in Front Royal. Money raised will benefit players to attend the Challenger Tournament in May in Norfolk. ...

Public Meetings: Sept. 5-8, 2017

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Water Resources Advisory Committee meets at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session at 4 p.m. Thursday in the government center. • The ...

Festival featuring 20 bands draws music fans

FRONT ROYAL – Music fans alike came out by the hundreds despite unpredictable weather to attend Appaloosa Music Festival 2017 over the Labor Day weekend at Skyline Ranch Resort. Allison and Todd Young, of Pennsylvania, said they wouldn’t miss it, rain or shine. “It’s all about the ...

Community News & Events: Sept. 5, 2017

Knitters The Shenandoah Knitting Guild will meet at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the First Christian Church, 75 Merriman’s Lane, Winchester. The program will be about the importance of determining gauge and how to create a knitting swatch. Information: ...

School Lunch Menu: Sept. 2, 2017

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for Sept. 5-8: Monday – No School   Tuesday Breakfast: sausage and egg on biscuit, fruit, juice, milk. Lunch K-5: beef teriyaki bites, breadstick, fries, peas, applesauce, juice. Lunch 6-12: beef teriyaki bites or hot dog, fries, ...

Events: Sept. 2

Service The Rev. Judi Venturini will present "God's Essence: The Foundation of Lasting Peace" during the 10 a.m. service Sunday at Unity of the Shenandoah in Stephens City. Information: 540-868-1903. Baptist Macedonia Baptist Church in Flint Hill will celebrate Church Officers Day at 3 p.m. ...

Artist celebrates region’s landscapes

WINCHESTER - Saturday marked the opening of Barry Vance’s exhibit "Under the Appalachian Sky" at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. Sharon Adams, a former schoolteacher, said she’s followed Vance’s career from the very beginning. “He paints real places,"  Adams said. “His ...

Celebrate holiday with Dusk Til Dawn movie marathon

STEPHENS CITY -- The Family Drive-In Theater celebrates its 5th Dusk Til Dawn Movie Marathon  starting at 8 tonight. Jim Kopp, owner of the drive-in, said. “People look forward to this event all summer. Kids and parents alike wear their pjs, bring their lawn chairs -- ready to watch the ...

Middletown hosts Farm-to-Table event

Middletown's Farm-to-Table event is back. A photo of a farm to table event two years ago in Eugene, Oregon, inspired Middletown to have its own last year.  Middletown Mayor Charles Harbaugh saw the photo and showed it to others. “I said 'why can't we do this? Why can't we do this in ...

Help feed community at Hippiefest 17

WINCHESTER - Hippiefest 17 returns to Bonnie Blue’s Southern Market and Bakery as Virginia’s biggest food drive party from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. “Feeding the less fortunate fits our culture at Bonnie Blue,” said Christian Schweiger,  one of the owners. “We have been involved with ...

WWII exhibit opens at Strasburg museum

STRASBURG -- Town resident Mike Costello will be displaying his grandfather's collection of World War II memorabilia at the Strasburg Museum on Saturday in a special presentation. “Part of the month-long display will be items of my grandfather's - PFC Michael G. Christy, U.S. Army 1st ...

Community News & Events: Sept. 2

Shower A card shower is planned for Mary Anna Ryman, who will celebrate her 90th birthday Sept. 11. Cards can be sent to 859 Ox Road, Woodstock 22664. Library Handley Library in Winchester will hold the following children’s programs this month: • Baby Playtime (birth-15 months): 10:30 ...

Community News & Events: Sept. 1

Shower A card shower is planned for Shirley Frye, who will celebrate her 90th birthday Thursday. Cards can be sent to 702 Lutz Hollow Road, Mt. Jackson 22842. Pets The Humane Society of Warren County will hold a Labor of Love Adoption Special from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today through Monday at ...

Lost Weekend VIII returns to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

WINCHESTER – Lost Weekend VIII returns to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Sept. 28 - Oct. 1. Recently, Film Club 3.0 members met to sample the event menu, including butternut squash soup, apple walnut salad, and apple pie pizza and with club founder Andy Gyurisin watched 25 trailers to kick off ...