Meetings and notices for Oct. 2

The Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors meets at 2 p.m. Monday (Oct. 6) in the county courthouse. The agenda includes a presentation from John Reid, Foothills Housing Corporation; vehicle decal issue; courthouse project report; pager tower permit renewal; town charter annulment process (informational); sheriff’s office budget discussion; and more.

The Washington Town Council meets at 7 p.m. Monday (Oct. 6; rescheduled from Oct. 13) at town hall. The agenda includes consideration of a permit extension allowing Ridge at the Inn’s residential manager to reside at the Pullen House; speeding report from VDOT; RappFLOW presentation on Avon Hall; and a resolution stating land use applications must be complete before being advertised for consideration.

The Rappahannock County Democratic Committee meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 7) at the library. Non-members welcome. For more information, contact Ross O’Donoghue at 540-987-8019.

The Blue Ridge Running Club meets from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday afternoons at Belle Meade School. The club is open to ages 10 and up, of all skill and experience levels. The fee is $50 per family. Workouts include endurance, speed and hill training. For more information, contact coach Alex Forte at 203-615-4459 or

Caregivers Support Group meets on the first and third Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at Reynold Baptist Church in Sperryville. The next meeting is today (Thursday Oct. 2). For more information, contact Danny Wilson at 540-547-4126 or

Rappahannock County Little League girls softball holds its annual board membership meeting at 3 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 5) at the Sperryville fire hall. For more information, contact Angela Jenkins at 540-675-3172.

The Blue Ridge Singers, Front Royal’s newest chamber choir, begin rehearsals this month (7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Front Royal Presbyterian Church) for a December performance. Spaces are still available (through the end of September) for tenors and basses. Audition forms are available at; interested singers are welcome to sit in on rehearsals.

The 4-H Horse Club meets every other Monday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at 10 Estes Mill Rd., Sperryville, to ride horses and ponies. The next meeting is Monday (Oct. 6). Open to ages 9 to 18; free. Enrollment forms are available at RCES, and the Rappahannock County 4-H website and Facebook page. For more information, call 540-675-3619.

The Order of Daughters of the King, a spiritual sisterhood of women dedicated to prayer, service and evangelism, meets on the first and third Saturday of every month at 9 a.m. in the Gathering Room at St. Stephen’s (third floor above the Food Closet) in Culpeper. For more information, call 540-825-8786 or visit