Community News & Events

Card shower
A card shower is planned for Donald and Joyce Hamrick, who will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 27. Cards can be sent to 2840 Ridgeley Road, Woodstock 22664.

School carnival
The Sandy Hook Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization will hold a back-to-school carnival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the school.

Activities include indoor and outdoor games, silent auction, vendors/crafters, a books swap with Kiwanis and much more. Rain date is Oct. 1.

Rotary club

The Rotary Club of New Market will meet for lunch at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille. The program will be a club meeting. Information: www.newmarketrotaryclub.net.

District Delegate Christopher E. Collins is partnering with Golden Seal Enterprises Inc. to hold a symposium on domestic violence from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and next Saturday at 230 Aviation Dr. Winchester.

Each day attendees will rotate through seminars focusing on domestic violence-related topics.

Local law enforcement, psychologists, self-defense instructors and nonprofit agencies will present nine hours of information and training. Lunch will be provided.

Collins will join guests Congresswoman Barbara Comstock, state House Delegates Randy Minchew and Todd Gilbert, Sheriffs Les Taylor and Lenny Millholland, of Winchester and Frederick County  respectively, and representatives from local commonwealth attorneys’ offices in a roundtable discussion to answer questions about current legislation efforts and hear concerns. The symposium concludes each day with keynote speaker Spenser Wempe, Miss West Virginia 2011.

The symposium is free and open to the public. Preregistration is required by visiting www.goldensealenterprises.com/training/registration.php. Information: 540-539-1724 or visit www.delegatecollins.com.


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