A card shower is planned for Viola Burner, who will celebrate her birthday June 2. Cards may be sent to her c/o Greenfield of Woodstock, 935 Ox Road, Woodstock, Virginia 22664.


Clarke County Library in Berryville will hold the following activities:

Thursday: 10:30 a.m., preschool story time for ages 3-up; 3:45 p.m., Story Art for ages 4-9.

June 1: 2 p.m., Paws for Reading with certified therapy dogs.

Information: 540-955-5144.


Bowman Library in Stephens City will hold the following activities:

Friday: 11 a.m., Build Together.

June 1: 10 a.m., Chess Club; 11 a.m. Rally for Reading launch of the summer reading program; 1 p.m., Paws for Reading with certified therapy dogs.

Information: 540-869-9000.


The Adult Care Center of the Northern Shenandoah Valley will hold its annual Lunch n’ Bid fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. June 22 at the George Washington Hotel in Winchester. The Sonny Shiley Volunteer of the Year will also be announced.

A barbecue lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. Auction items include Wolf Trap tickets to see Earth Wind and Fire on July 2, four preseason Redskin tickets with parking pass, a $500 gift certificate to Hillbrook Inn and Spa, six tickets to Vintner’s Table seated tasting at James Charles Winery & Vineyard, a framed print by Eugene Smith and more.

Tickets, which are $35, can be purchased at 411 N. Cameron St., Winchester. Information: 540-722-2273 or visit

College news

• Rachel Stange has been chosen to receive the Bethany College Presidential Scholarship, a full-tuition scholarship.

A 2019 graduate of Sherando High School, she is the daughter of Don and Dr. Melissa Stange, of Stephens City.

• Owen Edward Nelis, of Bluemont, graduated from Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering.


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