Meetings and Notices for May 17

The Culpeper Minute Men Chapter, Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution, invites all interested members of the public to attend its upcoming membership meeting at 11:30 a.m. this Saturday (May 19) at the Inn at Kelly’s Ford, 16589 Edwards Shop Rd., Remington. For more information, visit or call Lance Lyngar at 703-980-8759.

At noon Tuesday (May 22), the Rappahannock-Rapidan Community Services holds its board meeting at its offices at 15361 Bradford Road, Culpeper.

At 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (May 23) the Rappahannock County Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meets at the courthouse on Gay Street. Agenda includes: Lloyd dog kennel.

The Washington Town Council voted April 8 to move the June council meeting date to June 18.

The Town of Washington’s May Architectural Review Board (ARB) meeting is canceled as there are no applications.

Mountain Adventure Camps featuring a wide variety of age-appropriate outdoor activities including swimming, hiking, wildlife and plant identification, games, crafts, group problem solving, survival skills, climbing wall and low ropes-course elements, backpacking and, most of all, building children’s comfort levels with the outdoors will be offered as: Day Camps (ages 4-7 June 11-15 and July 9-13; ages 8-13 June 18-22 and 25-29); Backpacking Camp (Aug. 6-10, ages 13-18) and Rock Climbing Camp (July 30-Aug. 3, ages 13-18). For more information, visit or call Aron Weisgerber at 540-560-1901.

Belle Meade’s summer camps this year include: Day Camp (outdoor, active fun for ages 6-13, with five two-week sessions from June 11 to August 17, swimming, canoeing, hiking, archery, arts and crafts and transportation from Amissville, Rappahannock County Park, Sperryville, Culpeper, Madison) and Swim Camp (ages 4-7, three one-week sessions June 11-15, July 9-13 and July 23-27). For more information, call 540-987-9748.

The 4-H Culpeper-Shenandoah-Rappahannock (CSR) overnight camp has a few spots still available. The 4-H camp is June 10-14 at the 4-H Education Center in Front Royal. For $220, 9- to 12-year-old campers can spend a fun-filled week participating in workshops (swimming lessons, canoeing, high ropes, horses, outdoor cooking, makeup, and many more), daily swimming in the pool and taking part in an evening activity such as a pool party, a dance and a talent show. Every night ends under the stars at the giant campfire where campers learn many camp songs. Spots fill quickly and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. To get a packet mailed or if you have questions, call 4-H coordinator Jenny Kapsa at 540-675-3619.

Amissville Volunteer Volunteer Fire and Rescue seeks young ladies (ages 14-20), Junior Miss (ages 8-13), and Little Miss (ages 3-7) to participate in its annual carnival June 27-30. For tickets and information, contact Sandi Carter 540-937-4218. (The parade is Thursday, June 28. For entries contact J.B. at 540-937-4218.)