Community News & Events for March 12
Mt. View Parish
Pastor Anna Havron will be the speaker for a Lenten service sponsored by the Mt. View Parish at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in Woodstock.
Books & Beyond
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host the Books and Beyond Book Club at 10 a.m. Wednesday.
The club will discuss “The Storied Life of A.J.Fikry” by Gabrielle Zevin. Information: 540-635-3153.
The Winchester Area Newcomers Club, a social club for women, will meet at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Opequon Presbyterian Church in Kernstown. Information: email@example.com or www.winchesternewcomersclub.org.
Sarah Showalter, co-owner of Showalter Orchards and Greenhouse, will talk about the current status of the apple industry at the luncheon meeting of the Rotary Club of New Market at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille. Information: www.newmarketrotaryclub.net.
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host an android device training course for beginners at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Registration is required. Information: 540-635-3153.
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will host a workshop on Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia at 6 pm. Wednesday. The workshop will offer tips on how to have an honest and caring conversation with family members concerning the diseases. Registration required. Information: 540-635-3153.
Cabin Hill 4-H
The Cabin Hill 4-H Club and Cloverbuds will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Conicville Fire Hall. Information: 459-6140.
The Cancer Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the First Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Loudoun St., Winchester. Information: Mark Johnson at 540-723-4262 or the church at 540-662-3824.
Pet adoption event
The Humane Society of Warren County is holding a special lucky charm adoption event Thursday through Sunday. People can adopt a dog or cat for $7 (excludes puppies under 5 months and does not include spay/neuter).
The society is also holding a fundraising raffle. There will be 100 chances sold at $10 each for four Walt Disney World one-day hopper passes and a 24-inch stuffed Olaf. The winner will be announced by May 4. Proceeds will benefit the Hand in Paw Fund. Visit the shelter daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (except Wednesdays) at 1245 Progress Drive, Front Royal, to purchase a ticket.
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