A card shower is planned for Irving Getz, who will celebrate his 80th birthday Friday. Cards may be sent to 647 Burke Hill Road, Maurertown, Virginia 22644.

Car show

Rockland Community Church will host a charity car show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 2921 Rockland Road, Front Royal.

Featured will be children’s activities, live entertainment, bands, free food, free door prizes and more. Free admission. Donations accepted to benefit Rockland Community Church Youth Ministries. Car show participants should arrive 9 a.m. No entry fee or preregistration required. Awards for best in show, best restored and people’s choice. Information: 540-635-8312.


Samuels Library in Front Royal will hold the following activities:

• Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., celebrate the start of the summer reading club; 10 a.m., face painting, Kevin Owens creates animal balloons; 2 p.m., Larsen’s Amazing World of Reptiles.

• Saturday: 11 a.m., Aspiring Artists for ages 7-older; 2 p.m., Game On for ages 12-18.

Information: 540-635-3153 or

College news

• Sara Fergus, of Winchester, graduated with highest honors earning a bachelor’s degree in mathematics May 19 from the University of Vermont.

• Ashley Wilson, of Berryville, was named to the dean’s list at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania for the spring semester.

• Two area students were named to the dean’s list at Mount St. Mary’s University for the spring semester:

Stephenson: Madeline Smith.

Berryville: Kathryn Snyder.

• Holly Funkhouser, of Strasburg, was named to the dean’s list at the College of William & Mary for the spring term.

• Quinn Moury, of New Market, earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science May 11 from Harding University.


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