Community News & Events for Oct. 6
The Shenandoah County Extension office in Woodstock has announced the following meetings:
• 4-H Honor Club will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the County Government Center in Woodstock.
• Fort Valley 4-H Club and Cloverbuds will meet at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the community center.
Salvation Army Winchester will take applications from residents of Clarke and Frederick counties for the Christmas Assistance-Angel Tree program from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 6 p.m. Monday through Oct. 14 at 300 Fort Collier Road, Winchester.
No make-up dates will be scheduled. Information: 540-662- 4777.
Pastor Jonathan Fletcher, of Valley Pike Church of the Brethren, will be the speaker for fall revival services at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday at Trinity United Church of Christ in Basye. Special music and refreshments will be featured each evening.
Bowman Library in Stephens City will host a preview night for its fall book sale at 6 p.m. Monday for members of Friends of Handley Regional Library. Memberships will be available at the door.
The sale will be open to the community from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.
The New Market 4-H Club and Cloverbuds will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Reformation Lutheran Church. Information: 459-6140.
The Teen Advisory Board, open to middle- and high-school students, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Bowman Library in Stephens City.
The group plans and presents events and advises on library materials. Information: Donna Hughes at 540-869-9000, ext. 215.
Dr. John Halsley, of BIMI Mission in Chattanooga, Tennessee, will be the speaker for a church conference at 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at Greenwood Baptist Church in Winchester. Information: 540-665-0368.
The Woodstock Clothes Closet Corp. will hold its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Woodstock Presbyterian Church.
The Western Virginia Continuum of Care, a group of nonprofits, government entities, schools, hospitals and community members, which aims to prevent and end homelessness in the area, will host its annual meeting from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Lucy Simms Continuing Education Center, 620 Simms Ave., Harrisonburg.
During this meeting, local agencies will give presentations on six different types of housing assistance programs available in the area. Those attending will learn about community resources and how to provide more information about the homeless community in the Shenandoah Valley.
The CoC covers the counties of Frederick, Clarke, Warren, Shenandoah, Page and Rockingham and the cities of Winchester and Harrisonburg.
Information: Amber Joiner-Hill at 540-252-4542, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.ContinuumOfCare513.com.
Jeanne Russell and Russell Adams, of the Shenandoah Community Foundation, will speak about the organization’s philanthropic efforts in the area as part of the Lyceum series at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Fort Valley Community Library.
The Warren County Parks and Recreation Department will offer the following classes:
• Free hunter safety classes: 6-9 p.m., Oct. 17-18, Nov. 15- 16 or Dec. 19-20, at the county public safety building, 200 Skyline Vista Drive, Front Royal. Registration required by calling Art Kasson at 540-622-6103 or email email@example.com.
• Senior painting (ages 55 and older): 2 p.m., Oct. 23 at Warren County Community Center, 538 Villa Ave., Front Royal, $30. Instructor Kelly Walker. Snacks provided.
• Keys to Music (piano): 1-1:45 p.m. for ages 6-7 or 2-2:45 p.m. for ages 8-10, starts Oct. 26, six weeks, at county community center, $70. Information: Barbara Stepp at 540- 635-1919.
Information: 540-635-1021 or www.warrencountyva.net.
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