A card shower is planned for Shirley Leake, who will celebrate her 91st birthday Thursday. Cards can be sent to 22689 Senedo Road, Woodstock, Virginia 22664.

Food distributions

• The Bread of Life Food Pantry will distribute food from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at the Woodstock United Methodist Church. Information: 540-459-4144.

• 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.


Samuels Public Library in Front Royal will hold a meeting of Science Scouts for ages 6 to 11 at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. The project will be on how to build a gingerbread house. Information: 540-635-3153.


The Rotary Club of Front Royal is partnering with Operation Warm to provide coats to area families.

Donations are being accepted to purchase coats, which are $20 each. Checks should be made payable to the Front Royal Rotary Club and mailed to P.O. Box 85, Front Royal, Virginia 22630. On the memo line, put Coats for Kids.


Theatre Shenandoah will hold auditions for its spring production of “Bye Bye Birdie” from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 22 and 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 26 and 27 at 107 Center St., Edinburg. Information: 984-3972,


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