MEETINGS & NOTICES
➤ FOOTHILLS FORUM’S BOARD meets on Thursday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the 4-H Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Tula’s Building, Washington. The meeting is open to the public. Call 540-6751207 for more information.
➤ The RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD will hold a special closed meeting on April 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room at the School Board Office. This meeting is to conduct the Superintendent's evaluation.
➤ 2019 PERSONAL PROPERTY RETURNS have been mailed and are due by May 1, 2019. If you did not receive a return please call 540-675-5370.
➤ RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY RECREATIONAL FACILITIES AUTHORITY BOARD (RCRFA) meets every second Thursday of the month at the Library at 5:30 p.m. The next meeting will be on Thursday, May 9. The public is invited.
➤ RAPPAHANNOCK COUNTY FARM BUREAU, 11929 Lee Highway, Sperryville, will be hosting a free educational event to learn more about Medicare. It will be held on Thursday, May 9, at 10 a.m. Open to the public. Reservations are recommended as seats are limited. RSVP to Ashley Allen at 540-987-8225 or Ash[email protected]
➤ RAPPAHANNOCK RAPIDAN COMMUNITY SERVICES meets on Tuesday, May 14, at 1 p.m. at 15361 Bradford Road, Culpeper. Individuals with disabilities who require special assistance to attend should contact Jeanette Nord at 540-825-3100, ext. 3146.
➤ The RAPPAHANNOCK EXTENSION OFFICE invites all to attend a series of inorchard meetings scheduled for May, June and July. Meet at the host orchard at 11 a.m. for a tour of the orchard, followed by a discussion of current orchard management recommendations. The meeting will adjourn at 2 p.m. For more information call 540-675-3616. Orchard schedule: May 15, James Jenkins, 355 Yancy Road, Woodville; June 12, F. T. Valley Orchard, Alan Clark, 403 F. T. VAlley Road, Sperryville, July 24, Graves’ Mountain Farm, Jimmy Graves, 3626 Old Blue Ridge Turnpike, Syria.
➤ All children who will be five years old by Sept. 30, 2019, may enter Kindergarten this August. Formal REGISTRATION FOR NEW KINDERGARTNERS will be held at Rappahannock County Elementary School on April 10-12. Hours are 8:40 a.m.-11:40 a.m. and 1 p.m.-2:40 p.m. by appointment only. Please contact Christy Taylor at 540-227-0200 to schedule an appointment.
➤ WOMEN IN WORSHIP (WIW) Ministries is pleased to announce the 2019 “EXCEL” Honors are open for nominations. After the Nominations process is completed and the 2019 Honorees have been named, an Honors Luncheon will be held on Oct. 26, at the Daniel Center, Culpeper. Nominations are open through June 1, 2019. Tickets for the Honors Luncheon are available by mail to: WIW Ministries, 11801 Gardenia Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22407 and online at the website later this spring. Adult tickets are $45/person and $25/ school age students (college included w/ID).
➤ Lucy Russo will be facilitating a monthly meeting of writers who want to LEARN ABOUT NEW PUBLISHING INFORMATION. The group will also share helpful information about resources or social media sites, offer editing tips, list resources to check out and places to post their works. All meetings are in the conference room at the Culpeper County Library. The evening meetings are the second Monday of every month from 5 to 7 p.m. and the morning meetings are on the second Tuesday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. For more information call 540-547-4333 or visit www. windmorefoundation.org.