Community News & Events for Sept. 24

Card shower
A card shower is planned for Nellie Coffman, who will celebrate her 90th birthday Oct. 1. Cards can be sent to 1921 Garber Road, Mt. Jackson 22842.

Choral Showcase
The Shenandoah Conservatory Choir, Cantus Singers, Shenandoah Chorus and the Shenandoah Singers will give a free concert of classic and contemporary works at 8 p.m. Wednesday in Armstrong Concert Hall, 702 University Drive, Winchester.
Information: 540-665-4569 or email boxoffice@su.edu.

Writer’s group
Handley Library will host a non-fiction writers group from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. The guest speaker will be graphic artist John Burns discussing “Graphic Design for Your Book.” The group meets the fourth Wednesday of each month. Information: www.handleyregional.org.

FFA alumni
A covered-dish dinner will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Central High School to form a school FFA alumni.

Those interested in attending do not need to have been a former FFA member in high school. Information: 459-3806.

‘Angry Birds’
Shenandoah County Library in Edinburg will show the movie “Angry Birds” at 4:30 p.m. Thursday. Children attending are encouraged to bring a blanket or a stuffed buddy. Popcorn provided.

Spirits Trail
The Shenandoah Spirits Trail, a group featuring 14 vineyards, nine craft breweries, two cideries and two distilleries, will hold a kickoff event at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Woodstock Brewhouse.

The offices of Winchester Frederick County CVB, Harrisonburg Tourism and Visitor Services, Rockingham County Economic Development and Tourism and Shenandoah County Tourism, along with support from the Virginia Tourism Corporation, created the trail, which combines wine, beer, cider and spirits industries into one product. Information: Jenna French at 459-6227 or www.shenandoahspiritstrail.com.

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