Community News & Events for Dec. 14 paper

Card shower
A card shower planned for Shirley Leake, who will celebrate her 88th birthday Dec. 20. Cards can be sent to 22689 Senedo Road, Woodstock 22664.

Library program
The New Market Library will hold a preschool story-time program at 10 a.m. Friday for ages 3-6. The theme, Gingerbread Man, will feature songs, movement and a craft activity.

Dinner with Santa
The Woodstock Fire Department will hold a spaghetti dinner with Santa from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday. A free-will offering will be accepted to benefit the department’s fire truck fund.

Holiday party
Bowman Library in Stephens City will hold an Ugly Festive Holiday party from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday for middle- and high-school students.

Students are invited to wear their ugliest festive wear and bring a $5-$10 gift for a round of Thieves Christmas. There will also be games, holiday music and refreshments.

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