For a child with sensory processing disorder, not all toys are the same. That’s why local health professionals are recommending a few of their favorite things for families this holiday season.

Workshop Handley Library will host a job seeker workshop led by NW Works at 5 p.m. Thursday with representatives from NW Works covering topics on how to conduct an online job search, applying for a job and resume basics.

ShowerA card shower is planned for Bill (William) Funkhouser, who will celebrate his 96th birthday Tuesday. Cards may be sent to him c/o Greenfield Reflections, 304 Bowman Mill Road, Strasburg, Virginia 22657.

RuritanThe Hamburg Ruritan Club will hold a Christmas meeting and spouse night at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Zion Lutheran Church, 321 Headquarters Road, Edinburg. Kevin Minnick will provide entertainment.

The 220th anniversary of George Washington’s death will be on Dec. 14, and local historian Larry Johnson hopes to use the occasion to bring the former president, war general and revered surveyor’s stories to life for area children.