Community News & Events: April 10

The North Mountain Lutheran Parish Relay for Life Team will hold a bake sale from 8:30 a.m. to noon Friday in front of First Bank in Strasburg.

The Shenandoah Knitting Guild will meet at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the First Christian Church in Winchester. Information:

Columbia Furnace Church of the Brethren, west of Woodstock, will hold a Love Feast at 6:30 p.m. Friday. The service will include washing of feet.

Egg hunt
Shenandoah County 4-H will host a night Easter egg hunt at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the County Government Center in Woodstock.

The Shenandoah chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association will hold a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Friday at the Youth Development Center in Winchester to honor those lost and injured on campus on April 16, 2007.
Donors will receive a free commemorative T-shirt (while supplies last). Information:

Friday is the deadline to register for a six-week workshop on managing money sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension from 6 to 8 p.m. starting April 17 at Page Memorial Hospital in Luray.
Topics include personal finances, understanding credit, developing a spending and saving plan, traditional and non-traditional banking, insurance and record keeping. The final session, Getting out of Debt, is optional.
Information, registration: Karen Poff at 540-635-4549 or

The National Rifle Association Foundation has awarded the the Northern Virginia 4-H Educational and Conference Center a grant totaling $2,838.45 for its shooting sports program, which will fund new equipment for the archery and air rifle programs.

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