Community News & Events for April 22

Card shower
A Get Well Card Shower is planned for Susan Rinker. Cards can be sent to 25042 Old Valley Pike, Maurertown, VA 22644

Mt. Olive dinner
The Mount Olive Community Fellowship Dinner will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church. Bring a covered dish to share. Future dinners will be held at 11:30 a.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month through September.

JMU theater
JMU’s School of Theatre and Dance will present “Pretty Theft,” by Adam Symkowicz, at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. May 1 at the Mainstage Theatre at JMU’s Forbes Center. Follow the adventures of Allegra after she loses her father and befriends Suzy in a story about ballerinas, boxes and the danger of beauty. The musical contains adult language, violence and sexual content. Tickets are $14-$15. Information:

County Chorus
The Shenandoah All County Chorus concert will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday in the new gym at Strasburg High School.

Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester has announced the following concerts:
• April 26: 7 p.m., Ensemble 4Saxess, a saxophone quartet from Slovenia, will give a free recital in Goodson Chapel.
• April 28: 7 p.m., the Concert Band will give a free concert in Armstrong Concert Hall.

Addiction series
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal, in cooperation with Northwestern Community Services and the Warren County Coalition, will host an educational series addressing addiction from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays this month.
The topic for Thursday will be resources available for adults and teenagers. Information: 540-635-3153.

Mount Olive Baptist
Mount Olive Baptist Church in Middletown will hold a Thursday night prayer and Bible study hour at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28. Information: 540-667-7081.

Blood drive
The Stonewall Jackson High School National Honor Society will hold a Red Cross blood drive from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28 in the old gymnasium.

Spring Fling
The Rockland Community Church is seeking crafters for its Spring Fling on May 21. Cost is $10 per table. Information: 540-635-8312.

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