Community News & Events for July 29
A card shower is planned for Mary Estep, who will celebrate her 97th birthday Aug. 1. Cards can be sent to her c/o Greenfield Assisted Living, 935 Ox Road, Room 212, Woodstock 22664.
A card shower is planned for Thelma Mathias, who will celebrate her birthday Aug. 2. Cards can be sent to her c/o Consulate Health Care, 803 S. Main St., Woodstock 22664.
A card shower is planned for Nancy Proctor Page, who will celebrate her birthday Aug. 3. Cards can be sent to 17036 N. Mountain Road, Broadway 22815.
Dr. Dino will present a program on dinosaurs with a life-sized spinosaurus at 1 p.m. today at Samuels Public Library in Front Royal. Information: 540-635-3153.
The following volunteers are scheduled at the Strasburg Museum:
Sunday: morning, John Adamson; afternoon, Bill and Pat McClanahan.
Monday: morning, Polly Wilson; afternoon, Amanda and Wyatt Leonard.
Tuesday: morning and afternoon, Ibby Stratton.
Wednesday: morning, Randy Painter; afternoon, Sue Foster.
Thursday: morning, Richard and Sandra Lawson; afternoon, Terry Goad.
Friday: morning, June Hockman; afternoon, Marie Spence.
Saturday: morning, Conly and Tina Crabill; afternoon, Tim Taylor.
Izaak Walton League
The Browntown chapter of the Izaak Walton League will hold a dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday at 3364 Gooney Manor Loop, Browntown.
Guest speaker will be Naturalist Joette Borzik, who will talk about birding and bird watching in the area.
Antioch Church of the Brethren will hold vacation Bible school from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday on Senedo Road west of the Woodstock Wal-Mart. Information: 459-3661.
Handley Library in Winchester will hold the following story-time programs in August:
Preschool (ages 3 and up): 10:30 a.m., Monday and Aug. 8, 15 and 22.
Baby Time (ages birth to 15 months): 10:30 a.m., Tuesday and Aug. 9, 16 and 23.
Stories with a Sheriff (for all ages): 3:30 p.m., Wednesday.
Toddler Time (ages 3 and under): 10:30 a.m. Thursday and Aug. 11, 18 and 25.
Bowman Library in Stephens City will hold the following story-time programs during August:
Toddler Time (ages 3 and under): 11 a.m., Monday and Aug. 8, 15 and 22.
Twilight Tales (all ages): 6 p.m., Tuesday and Aug. 9 and 23.
Story time with Ronald McDonald: 11 a.m., Wednesday.
Story Time (ages 2-5): 11 a.m., Aug. 10, 17, 24 and 31.
Baby Time (ages birth to 15 months): 11 a.m., Thursday and Aug. 11, 18, and 25.
Preschool Time (ages 3 and up): 11 a.m., Aug. 6, 13, 20 and 27.
Paws for Reading with therapy dogs: 1 p.m., Aug. 13.
Bowman Library in Stephens City will host a Lego Club meeting from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Mondays in August for elementary- and middle-school age children with a different theme each week. Information: Susan Gustafson at 540-869-9000, ext. 201.
Summer reading program
The Mountain Marionettes will perform on Monday at the family summer reading program as part Handley Library’s Read for the Win Mondays.
The programs will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville and 2 p.m. at Handley Library in Winchester.
Information: Laurine Kennedy at 540-955-5144.
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