MEETINGS & NOTICES
➤ The Relay For Life of Rappahannock needs your help! If the 2018 event does not show growth, the event will no longer take place in Rappahannock County. Help save the Relay For Life of Rappahannock County. Register today by logging on to www.relayforlife.org/rappva to start a team, join the leadership team, host a fundraiser, participate in the kids’ walk, and attend the event which is May 19, 2018, from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Rappahannock Elementary School.
➤ The Rappahannock County Water & Sewer Authority (RCWSA) meets at 5:30 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Town Hall, 485 Gay Street in Washington.
➤ Rappahannock County Recreational Facilities Authority meets today, Nov. 9, at 6:15 p.m. at the Rappahannock County Library, Washington. Agenda includes: Treasurer's report, cleaning of the park, winterization of the Pavilion, rental fee, review of findings from Nov. 2, Park Tour, Fodderstack Race, Grant application discussion: PATH vs. “Make It Happen” Grants and short-term, mid-term and long-term priorities.
➤ Resume Writing presented by Goodwill Rappahannock and Piedmont Workforce Network, in partnership with RappU and People Incorporated, takes place today, Nov. 9, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at RappU, 11669 Lee Highway, Sperryville. The class is free. To register or learn more, contact Brandi Day at 540-395-5512 or bday@ peopleinc.net.
➤ Rappahannock County Democratic Committee
meets on Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Town Hall in Washington, at 9:30 a.m. A short "coffee hour" will precede the business portion of the meeting. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Ross O'Donoghue at 540-987-8019.
➤ Rappahannock League for Environmental Protection
(RLEP) will host its annual meeting at Gadino Cellars, 92 Schoolhouse Rd, Washington on Saturday, Nov. 11, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. All current members are invited to attend; there is no charge. Prospective members may join in advance on-line at RLEP.org or join at the door. A celebration with light fare and a brief update on current happenings. RSVP to Rick@RLEP.org or call Kaye at 675-1373.
➤ The Town of Washington council meets on Monday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall. Highlights from the agenda include a public hearing on changing the town election date from May to November, an update on a possible Airbnb Ordinance, consideration of proposals from ESS to install safety upgrades and equipment at the Wastewater Plant, from County Water to install a heater, from Big A Painting to paint the Town Hall roof, a request for letters of interest from residents to be appointed to the Town Council, approval of funds for Christmas party and decorations, and an update on the Post Office. The Council may go into closed session for consultation with the Town Attorney regarding specific legal matters, to-wit, possible zoning and state law and state code violations by a property owner, requiring the provision of legal advice by the Town Attorney.
➤ The Rappahannock Retired Teachers Association meets on Monday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. at the Washington Baptist Church. Gloves, socks, etc., will be collected for Eagle Butte. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit Rapp U and then have lunch together at the Trading Post.
➤ Practice Interviews presented by Goodwill Rappahannock and Piedmont Workforce Network, in partnership with RappU and People Incorporated, will be held Monday, Nov. 13, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at RappU, 11669 Lee Highway, Sperryville. Be prepared when you get the call to interview for a new job. To register or learn more, contact Brandi Day at 540-395-5512 or firstname.lastname@example.org.