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Event list­ings must reach us (prefer­ably by email to events@rapp­ by Mon­day at noon for Thurs­day’s pa­per; an ac­tual street ad­dress and a phone num­ber we can pub­lish are also nec­es­sary. Please limit list­ings to 60 words. Many more events are listed on our web­site at Rapp­


➤ COF­FEE AND DIS­CUS­SION: Join us at Rapp at Home for cof­fee and dis­cus­sion at 10:30 a.m. at the Wash­ing­ton School, 567 Mount Salem Ave., with Peter Horn­bostel. The Topic: Tales from my child­hood and other en­ter­tain­ing tales. All are wel­come. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 540-937-4663.

➤ CCVFC TURKEY SHOOT: Castle­ton Com­mu­nity Vol­un­teer Fire Com­pany Turkey Shoot starts at 7 p.m. at the fire sta­tion, 593 Castle­ton View Road, and con­tin­ues on Fri­days: Oct. 13, 20, 27, Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24 and Dec. 1, 8. Cash or prizes will be awarded after each round. Ham­burg­ers, hot­dogs, fries, drinks and desserts for sale each night. Every­one is wel­come. Prac­tice shots avail­able at 6:30 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 540-9374110, visit us on Face­book, or search Castle­ton­

➤ RAAC MOVIE: The Rap­pa­han­nock As­so­ci­a­tion for the Arts and Com­mu­nity (RAAC) screens “Hell or High Wa­ter” at 7 p.m. at the Lit­tle Wash­ing­ton Theatre. De­tails in The Rapp, Page A1.


➤ BI­CY­CLE PLEA­SURE RIDE: The Culpeper County Parks and Recre­ation De­part­ment is host­ing the 10th An­nual Culpeper Cy­cling Cen­tury bi­cy­cle plea­sure ride be­gin­ning at 8:30 a.m. from the Culpeper Bap­tist Church. About 350-400 cy­clist are ex­pected with the cy­clists be­gin­ning their tour of Culpeper, Fauquier and Rap­pa­han­nock coun­ties. Cy­clist can choose be­tween the 30, 60, or 100 mile ride. For more de­tails on the event and a list­ing of maps, visit www. CulpeperCy­clingCen­

➤ NAACP BAN­QUET: NAACP 2017 Culpeper Branch #7058 Free­dom Fund Ban­quet is at 12 p.m. at the Best Western Ho­tel, 791 Madi­son Rd., Culpeper. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit www. Sun­day, Oct. 8

➤ RU­RAL HEALTH FO­RUM: Join us at 2 p.m. at the Wash­ing­ton Fire Hall to dis­cuss the find­ings of “A Trou­bling Di­ag­no­sis,” the re­cent se­ries pub­lished in The News.

De­tails on Page A1 and A2.


➤ PLANT­ING DAY: The Vir­ginia De­part­ment of Game and In­land Fish­eries, the Old Rag Master Nat­u­ral­ists, and the Town of Culpeper will con­duct a plant­ing day for a newly de­signed Pol­li­na­tor Gar­den in Yow­ell Meadow Park in Culpeper. De­tails with Wild Ideas on Page B1


➤ SEC­OND FRI­DAY TALK: Tom Oliphant, prizewin­ning jour­nal­ist and Rap­pa­han­nock res­i­dent, will give the Sec­ond Fri­day Talk at 8 p.m. De­tails in The Rapp, Page A2.


➤ JEFFERSONTON BREAK­FAST: The Jef­fer­son Ru­ri­tan Club to­gether with the Jeffersonton Com­mu­nity Cen­ter will hold its monthly all-you-can-eat Coun­try Break­fast from 8 a.m to 11 a.m., at the Jeffersonton Com­mu­nity Cen­ter, 5073 Jeffersonton Road. Cost for the break­fast is $8 for adults, $5 for chil­dren 6-12 and un­der 6 is free. Carry-out will be avail­able! All pro­ceeds go to schol­ar­ships, lo­cal pub­lic ser­vice or­ga­ni­za­tions, char­i­ties and main­tain­ing the Com­mu­nity Cen­ter. All are wel­come.

For more in­for­ma­tion, call 540-937-5119 or go to www. jef­fer­son­va­ru­ri­tan­

➤ WVFR HAM/OYS­TER DIN­NER: It's that time again. Wash­ing­ton Vol­un­teer Fire and Res­cue's An­nual Spring All You Can Eat Ham and Oys­ter Din­ner will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the sta­tion. Come out and en­joy fried oys­ters, oys­ter stew, raw oys­ters, coun­try ham, Vir­ginia baked ham, nu­mer­ous sides and desserts. Adults/kids 11 and older $25, kids ages 4-10 $10. Ques­tions? Please call 540675-3615 and speak with one of the mem­bers.


➤ DEA­CONS AND DEACONESS DAY: Bethel Bap­tist Church, 705 View Town Rd., Amissville, is cel­e­brat­ing Dea­cons and Deaconess Day start­ing at 11 a.m. with As­so­ciate Min­is­ter April Tay­lor from the Mt. Pis­gah Bap­tist Church, Tan­ners, Va. The guest speaker for the

3 p.m. is Rev­erend Sa­muel Smith from Lit­tle Zion Bap­tist Church, War­ren­ton. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 540-522-6942 or call 540-937-5012.

➤ CASTLE­TON IN PER­FOR­MANCE: Renowned Ge­or­gian con­cert pi­anist Mariam Bat­sashvili, who has per­formed recitals in more than 30 coun­tries, will per­form the Key­board Char­i­ta­ble Trust Con­cert at 4 p.m., at Castle­ton Theatre House, 663 Castle­ton View Road. The con­cert will in­clude a va­ri­ety of clas­si­cal pieces by Bach, Chopin, and Liszt. At only 24 years old, Bat­sashvili al­ready ranks among the most promis­ing pi­anists of her gen­er­a­tion, hav­ing first re­ceived in­ter­na­tional recog­ni­tion at the 10th Franz Liszt Pi­ano Com­pe­ti­tion in Utrecht in 2014, where she won First Prize, the Ju­nior Jury Award, and the Press Prize. Tick­ets range from $20 to $40. Call 703-489-8704 for more in­for­ma­tion and visit www.Castle­tonFes­ti­ to pur­chase tick­ets.


➤ HOUSE TOUR: The An­nual 61st House Tour of Trin­ity Epis­co­pal Church, spon­sored by the Epis­co­pal Church Women of Trin­ity Parish in Wash­ing­ton, is from 11 to 5 on Satur­day and noon to 4 Sun­day. Houses this year are in the vil­lages of Flint Hill, Sper­ryville and Woodville. Cost is $30 for three houses, and $15 to visit just one. Get tick­ets, a map and re­fresh­ments at Trin­ity Parish Hall, War­ren Av­enue and Gay Street, Wash­ing­ton, or fol­low the road signs and start at an in­di­vid­ual house. Prof­its go to mostly lo­cal, but some in­ter­na­tional, char­i­ties. Also open to all is a Har­vest Fes­ti­val Ser­vice at 5 p.m. on Sun­day at Trin­ity Church, re­cep­tion af­ter­wards. For more in­for­ma­tion, call He­len Wil­liams, 540-937-4279.


➤ COPPAGE/WOODARD RE­UNION: Join us for the Coppage and Woodard get­to­gether, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Wash­ing­ton Fire Hall. Please bring a dish to share for lunch. For more in­for­ma­tion, email Bill Bre­it­en­bach, wb1524@ver­i­, or Ruby, rubyb@ver­i­, or call 301904-1205. Come out for a day of good food and fel­low­ship.

➤ COM­MU­NITY AWARDS LUN­CHEON: The Culpeper Min­ute­men Chap­ter of the Sons of Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion will host its Com­mu­nity Awards meet­ing and lun­cheon at Lit­tle Fork Epis­co­pal Church, 16461 Oak Shade Rd., Rix­eyville, start­ing at 11 a.m. Come out to rec­og­nize some lo­cal he­roes and en­joy a great lunch with a great group of pa­tri­ots. Come out if you're in­ter­ested in his­tory or are a de­scen­dent of one of these pa­tri­ots. You are wel­come and we hope to see you. Rsvp to Wil­liam Mutziger, 119 Rolling Green Ln., Bright­wood, Va. 22715 or email or Charles Jame­son: 540-222-9603, Tick­ets are $25. Rsvp by Oct. 12.

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