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FRIDAY, NOV. 3
➤ HALLOWEEN TWEEN MIXER: Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Highway, is having a Halloween Tween Mixer, with music and dancing from 7 to 10 p.m. at the school. Come dressed in your Halloween costume. Admission is $5. For more information, call 540987-9212.
SATURDAY, NOV. 4 SUNDAY, NOV. 5
➤ ARTISTS OF RAPPAHANNOCK STUDIO AND GALLERY TOUR:
For the 13th Annual Artists of Rappahannock Studio and Gallery Tour, 100 juried artists show their work in 30 studios and eight galleries. For information: www.raac.org/ raacwp/2017-art-tour/
Details in The Rapp, Page A2
SATURDAY, NOV. 4
➤ FALL FAIR: The Madison County High School Forensics Boosters will be holding the 2nd Annual Fall Fair at the high school from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entrance to the fair is free for shoppers! Come get a jump on your holiday shopping list! There will be hot food and great desserts to buy so come shop and enjoy lunch with us as well. For more information, call 540-379-5731.
➤ SOUP/SANDWICH DINNER: Relay for Life "Hope On The Love" is hosting a soup and sandwich dinner from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Department, 42 Waterfall Road. This will be a free will donation event. All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society. For more information, call 540-635-4673.
➤ FABULOUS HUBCAPS: Piedmont Area Soap Box Derby presents music and dancing with the Fabulous Hubcaps, 6:30 to 11 p.m. at Tuscany Hall (21125 Kettle Club Rd., Culpeper.). Heavy hors d’oeuvres and live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit the Paul Bates Raceway and Track Facility Building Fund. Cost $50 per person. For information and tickets, call Thom Pellikaan at 540-9878447.
➤ BLUEGRASS MUSIC: In Circa Blue plays at 8 p.m. at the Little Washington Theatre. An evening of Bluegrass and Americana. For tickets ($25, or $10 ages 18 and younger) reserve at email@example.com or email info@ littlewashingtontheatre.com.
SUNDAY, NOV. 5
➤ ELLA FITZGERALD CONCERT/LECTURE: Twotime Grammy-nominated music historian John Hasse and renowned jazz performer Sharón Clark join members of the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra Octet for a performance and discussion of the iconic life and music of Ella Fitzgerald at Castleton. Details in The Rapp, Page A2
FRIDAY, NOV. 10
➤ RCHS VETERAN'S DAY PROGRAM: Please join the students and faculty of Rappahannock County Schools to honor the service and sacrifice of our veterans and their families at 10:30 a.m. at the Rappahannock County High School gymnasium. The guest speaker, will be Sergeant Kreighton Long, U.S. Army. Performances by Rappahannock County High School Concert Band. Refreshments will be served to veterans and their families. To honor a veteran with a flag placed in front of the school, contact Jason Guira at 540-227-0745. Everyone is welcome.
➤ CATSTRAVAGANZA: RappCats sponsors Catstravaganza, a popular evening of jazz, food and friends to benefit the cat rescue and shelter work of RappCats, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., at The Meadows (home of John and Beverly Sullivan, 260 Porter St., Washington). Rappahannock’s own vocalist Monica Worth will perform, along with pianist Bob Bennetta. Tickets ($50) available. For more information, call 540-987-6050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
➤ SECOND FRIDAY:
The talk be at 8 p.m. at the Rappahannock County Library, Washington. Ira Chaleff, a Rappahannock resident, is acclaimed for his work on leadership and for highlighting the vital role of followership as well. The title of his talk is “What is Intelligent Disobedience and How Does it Apply to Your Life and Times?” They’re free and all are welcome.
➤ WAKEFIELD COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
is 9 to 2 at the school in Flint Hill. Join us on campus for special tours, classroom visits and light refreshments as you learn more about our outstanding preschool-12 college preparatory program. For more information, visit wcdsva.org or call Lisa Cieplak at 540-635-8555 x227.
SATURDAY, NOV. 11
➤ REAGER SCHOOL BREAKFAST: Old-fashioned country breakfast buffet is 7 to 10:30 a.m. at Reager School (beside the Willis Chapel United Methodist Church), Huntly. Cost is $6 ($3 ages 12 and younger), to benefit the church maintenance projects. Sponsored by Willis Chapel United Methodist Church.
➤ JEFFERSONTON BREAKFAST: The Jefferson Ruritan Club together with the Jeffersonton Community Center will hold its monthly all-youan-eat Country Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m., at the Jeffersonton Community Center, 5073 Jeffersonton Rd., Jeffersonton (Rts. 802 & 621 off Rt. 229). Cost for the breakfast is $8 for adults, $5 for children 6-12 and under 6 are free. Carry-out will be available. All proceeds go to scholarships, local public service organizations and charities and maintaining the Community Center. Breakfasts will be held each month on the 2nd Sat. All are welcome. For information, call 540-937-5119 or go to www. jeffersonvaruritanclub.org.
➤ HOLIDAY BAZAAR:
Amissville United Methodist, 14760 Lee Highway, Women will hold their annual Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Christmas crafts, gift items, baked goods and more will be offered. Lunch is available. For information, contact Ann at 540-937-4934.
➤ CHARITY CARD TOURNAMENT: Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue's fall Texas Hold'em Charity Tournament starts with check-in at 3, tournament at 4. Buy-in is a $50 donation and includes your meal. First prize is a Marlin 336C 30-30 walnut w/scope, second prize is a Savage A17 17 HMR w/scope, third prize is a Marlin XT-22MR 22Mag w/scope, plus numerous other prizes. Tickets at the door. Limited to 60 players age 18 or older. Donation is nonrefundable. Contact Bobby Smoot or Danny Huff at 540-6753615 or 540-270-2507 with any questions.
➤ HAM AND TURKEY DINNER: Amissville Volunteer Fire and Rescue's annual fundraiser ham and turkey dinner is 4 to 7 p.m. at the fire hall (14711 Lee Hwy.). Cost is $12 ($6 for ages 6 to 12; ages 5 and younger eat free). All proceeds benefit the AVF&R. For more information, call 540-937-4218.
➤ DRAW DOWN RAFFLE:
The Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department is having their annual Draw Down Raffle at the firehall, 11871 Lee Highway, Sperryville. The event begins with a social hour at 5 followed by dinner, raffle and dancing. Only 100 tickets will be sold and are priced at $125 for two people. If you are interested in purchasing tickets or becoming a sponsor, please contact Chucky Jenkins at 540-987-8124.
SATURDAY, NOV. 18
➤ PIANO CONCERT: Pianist Eric Lu will perform an allFrederic Chopin concert for Stage Alive at 7:30 p.m. at Culpeper County High School, 14240 Achievement Drive. Tickets at door: $25; season tickets for sale in foyer for $60. For more information, contact Bill Martin at 540-872-3345.