Community News & Events for Feb. 13 paper
The Alzheimer’s Association will hold a workshop from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Samuels Library in Front Royal.
Topics include how Alzheimer’s affects the brain, causes and risk factors, how to find out if it is Alzheimer’s disease, benefits of early detection, how to address a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, stages of the disease, treatment, hope for the future and ways the Alzheimer’s Association can help.
Information, registration: 800-272-3900.
Belle Grove in Middletown will hold a Valentine’s Day dessert party from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday to recruit new members for its volunteer Docent Guild and Service League.
The event will include homemade desserts, tour of the manor house and an opportunity to meet staff and League members.
In case of inclement weather, a notice will be posted at www.bellegrove.org.
Registration, information: Karen Haizlett at 540-869-2028 or email@example.com.
The Virginia No-Till Alliance will hold a conference at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Rockingham County Fairgrounds in Harrisonburg. Registration, information: Rockingham Extension office at 540-564-3080.
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host the Books and Beyond Book Club at 10 a.m. Wednesday. The club will discuss “The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared” by Jonas Jonasson. Information: 540-635-3153.
The Winchester Area Newcomers Club, a social club for women, will meet at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Opequon Presbyterian Church in Kernstown. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.winchesternewcomersclub.org.
Sabrina Dorman, executive director of New Creations, an advocacy group for victims of sexual trafficking, will be the speaker at the meeting of the Rotary Club of New Market at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille.
The Northwestern Community Services Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Thomas J. Peachey Center, 209 W. Criser Road, Front Royal.
The Cancer Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the First Presbyterian Church in Winchester. Information: Mark Johnson at 540-723-4262 or the church at 540-662-3824.
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