Community News & Events

Card shower
A card shower is planned for Alfred Bowers, who will celebrate his 95th birthday June 23. Cards can be sent to 360 Genevieve Lane, Woodstock 22664.

County library
Members of the Woodstock River Bandits baseball team will read to children at 2 p.m. Monday at the Shenandoah County Library in Edinburg. Information: 984-8200 or

Author at library
Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Pena will talk about his latest book, “Last Stop on Market Street” at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Handley Library in Winchester. Information: Aimee Gangai at 540-662-9041, ext. 21 or

4-H activities
The Shenandoah County Extension office has announced the following activities:
• Lebanon Church 4-H Club and Cloverbuds will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at the community center.
• Cloverbuds 4-H day camp: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday at the Strasburg Town Park for ages 5 to 8. Cost: $85. Children do not need to be a 4-H member to attend. Pre-registration required by calling 459-6140 or

Grace Baptist
Grace Baptist Church will hold vacation Bible school from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday through Friday at 1255 Hoover Road, Woodstock for ages 3 to 12. Information, registration: 459-4870 or

Windrow Awards
Three Warren County high school students are the recipients of the first annual Patricia Windrow Young Artists Awards.

The students are Zoe Ris, a senior at Warren County High School; Mikayla Michael, a senior at Skyline High School; and Selei Buracker, a junior at Skyline High School.

The senior awards total $700 each and the junior award is for $250. Each award included a gift certificate from Michael Stores Inc., worth $200. The winners will be honored on Sept. 11 at the opening of a retrospective art exhibition of Windrow’s works at the Blue Ridge Arts Council in Front Royal. Information: G. Sue Riner at 540-635-0295.

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