Meetings and Notices for Aug. 1

The Architectural Review Board (ARB) meets at 7:30 p.m. today (Thursday, May 9) at the town hall. Agenda includes: Tabitha Eagle (for Fredette Eagle), replace original 1978 roof of cedar shingles with a new metal standing-seam roof at 593 Gay St.; Jackie Meuse for First Markin, LLC, by Fred Naramore – Contractor; numerous alterations at 261 Main Street.

The Rappahannock County Water and Sewer Authority meets at the courthouse on Gay Street in Washington at 5:30 p.m. today (Thursday, Aug. 1).

Staff from Congressman Robert Hurt’s (R-Virginia) office are available to meet with constituents from 10 to noon this Friday (Aug. 2) at Rappahannock County Library’s Jamieson Room. For more information, visit

The Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors meets at 2 p.m. Monday (Aug. 5) at the courthouse on Gay Street. The agenda includes: Fire Levy bills; Virginia local disability plan; contract award EMS cost recovery billing services; RRCS fiscal year 14-program plan and resolution; RRCS borrowing resolution; set September meeting date and location; Red Cross Memorandum of Understanding, disaster response; Uranium Mining Moratorium; CSWCD Resolution; Virginia Uranium; vacancies on Recreational Facilities Authority; and Virginia’s Finest Award, Virginia Chutney.

The Caregivers Support Group meets on the first and third Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at Reynolds Memorial Baptist Church, Sperryville. The next meeting is Thursday, Aug. 22. For more information, contact Danny Wilson at 540-547-4126.

Piedmont Softball Association is accepting registrations now girls interested in its fast-pitch programs this fall. All girls born between 1994 and 2007 are welcome, as well as any skill level from beginner through very experienced. Registration fee for players who didn’t play this past spring is $40 for 12 and younger and $45 for ages 13-18 ($5 discount for each additional player from the same household). No girl will be refused because of inability to pay. For more information and forms, email or call 540-522-3675.

Hearthstone School’s Mountain Adventures Summer Day Camp (crafts, art and nature activities with Kitty Keyser and Janet Kerig) is for ages 3-12 (divided into groups 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12) from Aug. 5-9. For more information, call 540-987-9212 or visit

Services to Abuse Families (SAFE) hosts a volunteer open house (for ages 16 and older) from 11 to 2 and 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at SAFE’s offices (501 E. Piedmont St., Culpeper). Attendees can meet with representatives from SAFE to learn more about the assistance needed and how they can make a difference in the fight against domestic and sexual violence in our community. To learn more about volunteer opportunities, call Dianna Banks (540-825-8891) or visit

LFCC Workforce Solutions offers summer courses in leadership, human resources, career enhancement, computers, healthcare, business applications, construction, industry trades and more, including hundreds of online classes to learn anytime and anywhere. More information can be found online at