Meetings and notices for Feb. 26


Rappahannock County Board of Supervisors meets at 2 p.m. Monday (March 2) at the courthouse. (There is no 7 p.m. meeting.) Agenda includes: audit report, Josh, Roller, Robinson, Farmer, Cox Associates; Rappahannock Historical Society, report by Dr. John Tole; Fauquier Health Foundation, president and  CEO Christy Connolly; report of assistant county administrator on general property reassessment; board of assessors; and for the closed session, discussion of acquisition of property.

The Rappahannock County School Board holds a work session at 5 p.m. March 5 at the School Board Office.

The Rappahannock County School Board holds its regularly scheduled meeting 6 p.m. March 10 in the Rappahannock County High School band room. The board also holds a joint meeting with the board of supervisors at 7 p.m. March 16 in the high school auditorium, when the superintendent presents the budget to both boards.

The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission meeting scheduled for Feb. 25 will be held instead at 1 p.m. March 4 at the RRRC offices at 420 Southridge Parkway, #106, Culpeper.

Rappahannock Rapidan Community Services meets at 1 p.m. March 10 at 15361 Bradford Road, Culpeper. Contact Deanne Cockerill at 540-825-3100, ext. 3213.  

4-H Winter Camp is this Friday (Feb. 27) to Sunday (March 1) at the 4-H Ed Center in Front Royal. The camp is perfect for those who are new to overnight camping or who are 4-H camp diehards who need a taste to tide them over until camp begins this summer. Campers will spend the weekend participating in workshops, games, a dance and more. To register or for more information, call 540-675-3619 or email Jenny Kapsa, 4-H coordinator, at

Virginia Cooperative Extension Service offers Cottage Food Workshop from 4 to 7 p.m. March 12 at the Culpeper County Board of Supervisors meeting room (302 N. Main St., Culpeper). The class ($5 per person) covers the regulations and food safety issues associated with operating a food business. Register by March 9. Light dinner provided. For more information, call Becky Sheffield at 540-727-3435 or

Best of All Worlds 4-H Camp for 9- to 12-years-olds take place weekdays from June 15-19, June 22-26; July 6-10; July 13-17 and July 20-24 at the Rappahannock County Elementary School auxiliary gym. Campers will travel to the 4-H Ed Center in Front Royal every afternoon. Cost ($150) includes bus transportation to and from camp, daily swimming, program supplies and a camp T-shirt. For more information, call 540-675-3619 or email Jenny Kapsa at

The 4-H Culpeper-Shenandoah-Rappahannock Overnight Camp is July 26-30 at the 4-H Ed Center for 9- to 13-year-olds who’ll spend five days and four nights swimming, canoeing, horseback riding, dancing and performing in the talent show and ending each day at the campfire circle. Cost is $260. For more information, call 540-675-3619 or email Jenny Kapsa at

Piedmont Softball Association’s registration are now open for the spring season in Amissville. All area girls born between 1996 and 2009 are welcome. PSA offers regular-league play through tournament softball for beginners to advanced players. Registration is $50 to $55 (depending on girl’s age); scholarships for equipment and registration fees are always available. For more information and to register, visit or email Check the league out on Facebook, too.

Caregivers Support Group meets 10 a.m. to noon on the first and third Thursday of each month at Reynolds Baptist Church in Sperryville. The next meeting is March 6. For more information, contact Danny Wilson at 540-547-4126 or

The Rappahannock County Relay for Life committee meets at 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at Washington Baptist Church. The next meeting is March 10. Those interested can register online at For more information, contact Karen Williams (540-635-4673), Phyllis Grogg (540-364-2640) or Ellen Timbers (540-987-8402).

The Order of Daughters of the King, a spiritual sisterhood of women dedicated to prayer, service and evangelism, meets at 9 p.m. the first and third Saturday of every month at St. Stephen’s (third floor above the Food Closet) in Culpeper. The next meeting is Saturday (Feb. 28). For more information, call 540-825-8786 or visit