Community News & Events for Nov. 5
The Humane Society of Warren County is looking for youth, ages 10-15, to volunteer with its Paws to Read program.
An orientation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at 1245 Progress Drive, Front Royal. Volunteers must be accompanied by a parent.
Junior volunteers meet the first two Wednesdays of each month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Information: Sue at 540-635-4734 ext. 227 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Rotary Club of New Market will hold a luncheon meeting at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille.
The guest speaker will be retired Air Force Lt. Col. Tom Beam, who will discuss his experiences in Germany as an instructor pilot and service in the Virginia Air National Guard flying the A-7D while accumulating over 2,600 military flight hours.
The Shenandoah County Public Schools Special Education Advisory Committee will meet Wednesday at the School Board office in the county Government Center in Woodstock in the training room on the second floor.
The business meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. with the presentation “How to Get Organized” at 5:30 p.m.
Triplett Tech in Mount Jackson and the Massanutten Regional Governor’s School will host an open house and spaghetti dinner from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The dinner, prepared by the Culinary Arts program, is $5 per person and will benefit Skills USA.
The Winchester chapter of Trout Unlimited will host a “bar fly” event, dinner and meeting. The bar fly event, which offers anglers an opportunity to learn more about the organization and to tie some fishing flies, will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Escutcheon Brewing at 142 W. Commercial St., Winchester. Participants are encouraged to bring their fly-tying vise and any food they wish to eat or share (no drinks).
The group will meet for dinner at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at IJ Cann’s in Winchester followed by a meeting at 7 p.m. at NW Works in Winchester. Those attending should note the change in date. Information: Bill Prokopchak at 540-722-2620 or www.winchestertu.org.
Scott Reed, president of Bikers 4 Bikes, which supports under-privileged children, will be the speaker at the meeting of the Blue Ridge Kiwanis of Winchester at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the Best Western-Lee Jackson.
The Christian Women’s Club will meet from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Shenandoah Valley Golf Club in Front Royal.
The meeting will include the yearly auction and a guest speaker from Wilmington, Delaware, who will discuss “Victory Over Life’s Difficulties.”
Cost is $16 and free child care will be provided. Reservations: Betty at 540-622-2939 or Shirley at 540-635-4560.
Mount Olive Baptist Church in Middletown will host its fall revival “In the Pews” at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday.
On Sunday, Brother Daniel C. Green Sr., of Mount Morris Baptist Church in Hume, will be the speaker at the 11 a.m. worship service followed by a tailgating-style meal.
The Rev. Ralph Williams, also of Mount Morris Baptist Church, will be the speaker at the 113th anniversary service at 3 p.m. Information: 540-667-7081.
Randolph-Macon Academy’s drama department will present Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella, the Enchanted Edition” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday in Melton Memorial Gymnasium.
A special matinee for school groups and home-schooled students will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Reservations for the matinee performance are required.
Admission is free for all performances. Information, reservations: 540-636-5200 or email email@example.com.
Shenandoah Conservatory will present free performances by the Class of 2017 dance ensembles at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at the Shingleton Dance Space in Winchester. Information: 540-665-4569 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Victory Church Teen Challenge will hold a “Freedom from Addiction” dessert social, addressing the growing problem of addition, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at 2870 Middle Road, Winchester.
The speaker will be author and broadcaster Ruth Graham. Information: 540-213-0571.
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