Recreation Calendar: Aug. 25
The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held:
The following activities will be held during the Shenandoah County Fair in Woodstock:
• Friday: 7 p.m., greased pig contest.
• Saturday: 6:30 p.m., modified truck and tractor pull.
• Sunday: 7 p.m., demolition derby.
• Monday: 7:30 p.m., demolition derby.
• Tuesday: 7:30 p.m., diesel pickup truck drag racing.
• Sept. 2: 7:30 p.m., Monster Truck show.
The Dog Days Dog Swim will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at Westover Park in Harrisonburg.
Proof of current rabies vaccinations, not tags, is required. The fee is $2 per dog, which benefits the Anicira Veterinary Center.
Pre-registration required by calling Kristin Lam at 540-434-0571.
Dash for Diabetes
Shenandoah Valley Runners will sponsor the Dash for Diabetes race Sept. 4 at Millbrook High School in Winchester.
Included will be a four-mile race and kids one-mile and 100-yard dash for ages 5 to 12.
The entry fee is $23 and $20 for SVR members. Awards given. Information: Keri Mounts at 540-664-8535 or Lara Rimmel at 540-336-4568 or www.runsignup.com/Race/VA/Winchester/ChickfilADash4Diabetes.
The New Market Rotary Club will hold its annual benefit golf tournament Sept.6 at the Shenvalee Golf Resort.
Registration begins at 11 a.m. followed by lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. A shotgun start will begin at 1 p.m. The tournament is captain’s choice. An awards banquet will follow the tournament.
Entry fees are $80 per golfer, $320 for a team of four, which includes green fees, cart rental and driving range balls. A special package that includes an added four mulligans per player is $400.
The tournament is a benefit in memory of Lynda E. Krobath and Albert Ray Brownfield III. Proceeds benefit the Sentara-RMH Hahn Cancer Center, Shenandoah Community Health Clinic and numerous other local charities.
Information: Jim Douglss at 740-2740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or www.newmarketrotaryclub.net.