Community News & Events for Nov. 11
• A card shower is planned for Dorothy Heishman, who will celebrate her birthday Sunday. Cards can be sent to 8422 Middle Road, Strasburg 22657.
• A card shower is planned for Isabel Linaweaver, who will celebrate her 92nd birthday Wednesday. Cards can be sent to her c/o Pine Meadow, 218 Mill Road, Woodstock 22664.
Emmanuel Church in Fishers Hill will show the movie “God Is Not Dead 2” and serve dessert at 7 p.m. Saturday. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Starting Tuesday, the Shenandoah County Landfill in Edinburg will charge a fee for television and computer monitor disposal. Screens up to 20 inches (diagonally) will be $5 and larger screens will be $10. Information: 984-8573.
The Strasburg Chamber of Commerce will host a silent auction of trees and wreaths to benefit the Strasburg Dog Park and the Chamber.
A debut for the trees and wreaths, decorated by local businesses and community members, will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Chamber office with light hors d’oeuvres.
Bidding will take place from 9 a.m. to 6 pm. Nov. 26 during Shop Small Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 3 during the Home for the Holidays Christmas celebration. Bid winners may pick up their trees from 3 to 4 p.m. Dec. 3. Information: Angie at 465-3187, 540-335-6463 or email@example.com.
The Shenandoah County Historical Society will host author William Miller at 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Paul’s Heritage Center, 106 S. High St., Edinburg.
He will discus his new book “Decision at Tom’s Brook – George Custer, Thomas Rosser and the Joy of the Fight.” Parking available at the Shentel lot. Information: 459-1795 or www.schs1795.com.
The Rockingham County Extension Service will hold a private pesticide recertification class at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Government Center in Harrisonburg.
Preregistration is not required. Information: 459-6140.
Shenandoah Conservatory in Winchester has announced the following concerts will be held on Tuesday:
• A free concert by the Conservatory’s Jazz Combos will be held at 7 p.m. in Armstrong Concert Hall.
• The Conservatory Choir will present its fall concert at 7 p.m. in Goodson Chapel Recital Hall featuring music by Herbert Howell, Palestrina, MacMillan and Byrd. Tickets are $12.
Information: 540-665-4569 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Compassion Cupboard will distribute food from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at 533 Burgess St., Strasburg. Information: 540-465-9476.
The Rotary Club of Frederick County will meet at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury.
The owner of the Winchester Book Gallery will share recommendations for holiday gifts. Information: Kitty Zuckerman at KZuckerman@svwc.org.
Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will hold the following programs:
• Tuesday: 4:30 p.m., Maker Club meeting for school-aged children who want to make something creative. The program will be about food in connection with Thanksgiving.
• Wednesday and Thursday: 10:15 a.m., toddler story time;
11 a.m., preschool story time. Siblings welcome.
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