October 2018

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  • Art of Aging Expo
  • Reception/Meeting
  • Amissville Community Prayer
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  • First Friday Followers
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  • Open House
  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
  • Dwyer Cemetery Hike
  • Freedom Fund Banquet
  • Dark Sky
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  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
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  • Brandy Station chicken dinner
  • Second Friday talk
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  • Jeffersonton Community Breakfast
  • Gourdvine Baptist Bake Sale
  • Rapp Senior Center Bake Sale
  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
  • Middle Street Gallery Reception
  • Middle Street Reception
  • Ham/Oyster Dinner
  • Laurel Mills Store Performance
  • St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church Concert
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  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
  • Unitarian Universalists Services
  • Little Washington Theatre concert
  • Classical Piano Selections
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  • Community Outreach and Praise Revival
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  • Garden Club Meeting
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  • Costello books
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  • "Dracula"
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  • Old Fashioned Country Breakfast Buffet
  • Amissville methodist Breakfst
  • FAFSA Day
  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
  • Brandy Station 14th annual show
  • Grand Finale House Tour
  • Coppage/Woodard get-together
  • Scrabble School Book Talk
  • Mandalete Performance
  • Community Square Dance
  • "Dracula"
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  • Graves' Mountain Apple Harvest Festival
  • Grand Final House Tour
  • "Community Conservation Day"
  • “Community Conservation Day”
  • Rappahannock Community Conservation Day
  • Working Woods Walk
  • Harvest Festival Service
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  • Bel Canto Rehearsals
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  • Amissville Methodist Harvest Party
  • Fairy Tale Walk
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  • Book Barn Anniversary
  • Book Talk: Author Peter Stark discusses "Young Washington"
  • Historical Society Program
  • Stone Hill Costume Spectacle
  • CCLC Fall Festival
  • Gay Street Gallery New Exhibition
  • Fall Texas Hold 'em Charity Tournament
  • A Fall Family Fun and Film Festival
  • Amissville Methodist Fish Fry
  • Laurel Mills Store Trunk or Treat
  • Jeffersonton Halloween Party
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  • Unitarian Universalists services
  • Hallows’ Eve Service
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  • Halloween with Rapp at Home
  • Washington Baptist Open House
  • Community Halloween Celebration
  • Bel Canto Rehearsals


    October 23, 2018  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Piedmont Episcopal Church, 214 Church St, Madison, VA 22727, USA

    Bel Canto is beginning a new season of rehearsal on Tuesday, October 23, under a new director, Bob Burnett. Auditions for soprano, alto, tenor and bass are scheduled for the first two weeks. Anyone wishing to audition should come a bit early to the first rehearsal prepared to join in at 7 p.m. At the conclusion of the first rehearsal, all interested candidates are encouraged to audition.
    Bel Canto Choral Ensemble is a small group drawing music-loving members from Culpeper, Greene, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock Counties. Audition is required so we encourage you to join us. Rehearsals are scheduled every Tuesday night from 7-9 p.m. at Piedmont Episcopal Church, 214 Church St. Madison. For more information, call 540-222-1397.


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  • Amissville Methodist Harvest Party


    October 26, 2018  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Amissville United Methodist Church, 14760 Lee Hwy, Amissville, VA 20106, USA

    Amissville United Methodist Church will host a community Harvest Party from 6 p.m to 8 p.m. at the church located at 14760 Lee Highway, Amissville. All children are welcome. For questions concerning this event, please call Missy at 540-937-3590.


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  • Fairy Tale Walk


    October 26, 2018  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    Fairy Tale Walk at Hearthstone School, Sperryville at 7 p.m. A non-scary event. See your favorite fairy tales come to life!. Scenes will include: Rapunzel, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, The Three Pigs and more.
    Suggested donation: $5 per family. Come in costume. Healthy treats will be given out, cookies and cider will be served afterwards. For more information, please call 540-987-9212.


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  • Book Barn Anniversary


    October 27, 2018  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Book Barn, 4 Library Rd, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    The Book Barn will celebrate its 10 year anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m to 3 p.m Please stop by for refreshments and to share memories. Sign up to win a free book of your choice and also receive a free book with any purchase. Come by to shop!


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  • Book Talk: Author Peter Stark discusses "Young Washington"


    October 27, 2018  11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Little Washington Theatre, 291 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    The Inn at Little Washington is hosting the first event in their book and lecture series at the Little Washington Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 11 a.m. “Young Washington” author Peter Stark will discuss his book, which will be available for purchase and signing. The talk is free. For questions, please contact Annette Larkin at 540-675-5228.


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  • Historical Society Program


    October 27, 2018  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Washington Town Office, 485 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    The Rappahannock Historical Society invites you to a program featuring Anne Howard and "Medicinal Remedies Used in the Civil War" at 2 p.m. at the Washington Town Hall.


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  • Stone Hill Costume Spectacle


    October 27, 2018  3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Stone Hill Theatrical Foundation, 40 Springwish Ln, Flint Hill, VA 22627, USA

    Stone Hill Theatrical Foundation having their annual costume Spectacle at 40 Spring Wish Lane, Flint Hill starting at 3 p.m. going to dark. A food truck from the Etlan Little Country Store, offering barbecue, steaks, and hamburgers, will be on hand throughout the Spectacle.
    RSVP to jhenry@drystonecapital.com


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  • CCLC Fall Festival


    October 27, 2018  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    The Child Care & Learning Center, 12763 Lee Hwy, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    Child Care Learning Center Family Fall Festival from 3 p.m to 5 p.m. at the school. Cost $5 admission per family. Pumpkin/gourd decorating, face painting, raffles, games and children’s musical entertainment. This is a great opportunity to join other families in our nature based setting for an afternoon of fun and musical entertainment.


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  • Gay Street Gallery New Exhibition


    October 27, 2018  4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Gay Street Gallery, 337 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    Gay Street Gallery, Washington, new exhibition opens Saturday, Oct. 27. Virginia Landscapes by Jeffrey Bussells, Sculptural Glass by Adam Waimon and Kevin H. Adams, the Gallery's resident artist, unveils new work from Virginia and his travels elsewhere. Beverages and refreshments will be served during the reception from 4 p.m to 7 p.m.


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  • Fall Texas Hold 'em Charity Tournament


    October 27, 2018  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Washington Volunteer Fire And Rescue, 10 Firehouse Ln, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    Washington Volunteer Fire and Rescue will be having a Fall Texas Hold 'em Charity Tournament at their station. Check in begins at 3 pm and the tournament will begin promptly at 4 p.m. Buy in is a $50 donation and it includes your meal. First prize is a Savage Axis II w/Bushnell Banner Scope 6.5 Creedmore Bolt Action, second prize is a Remington 597 22LR w/Nikko Sterling Scope Heavy BBL Semi-Auto, third prize is a Savage MKII 22LR w/Weaver Scope Bolt Action 10 Round Mag.
    Tickets can be purchased at the door. Limited to 60 players and players must be 18 yrs or older. Donation is non-refundable. Contact Bobby Smoot or Danny Huff at 540-675-3615 or 540-270-2507 with any questions


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  • A Fall Family Fun and Film Festival


    October 27, 2018  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    A Fall Family Fun and Film Festival for a Fantastic Favor at 4 p.m at Hearthstone School, Sperryville. Carnival games and activities for children, moon bounce, live music by Grass Fed from 5 p.m to 6 p.m.
    Outdoor film show at 7 p.m. Proceeds to benefit the Middle School service trip to rebuild orphanages in Puerto Rico. For more information, please call 540-987-9212.


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  • Amissville Methodist Fish Fry


    October 27, 2018  5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Amissville United Methodist Church, 14760 Lee Hwy, Amissville, VA 20106, USA

    Amissville United Methodist Men, will host a Fish Fry from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. , in the Fellowship Hall of the church. Donations are accepted, and all proceeds are used in service to others. For more information, call Reg at 540-987-9001.


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  • Laurel Mills Store Trunk or Treat


    October 27, 2018  6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Laurel Mills Store, 461 Laurel Mills Rd, Castleton, VA 22716, USA

    Laurel Mills Store will be hosting a trunk or treat from 6 p.m. to 7 :30 p.m. For more information, call 540-937-3015.


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  • Jeffersonton Halloween Party


    October 27, 2018  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Jeffersonton Community center, 5073 Jeffersonton Rd, Jeffersonton, VA 22724, USA

    The Jeffersonton Community Center is hosting a Halloween Party from 7 p.m. - 9. p.m. All are welcome. Prizes, refreshments, and a cake walk. Costume contest begins at 7:30 p.m.


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  • Unitarian Universalists services


    October 28, 2018  10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    Unitarian Universalists of the Blue Ridge services at Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, at 10:30 a.m. Given the recent Judicial Committee hearing, we all need to be informed. What do the National Football League and the Me Too movement have in common? The NFL is working to eliminate domestic violence; the Me Too movement is working to eliminate sexual abuse and domestic violence. Both endeavors are underpinned by sexism. Lee Simon will talk about the who-what-where-when-and why of the issues, with both facts and insights. There is no social justice as long as there is still sexism. All are welcome. All are welcome.For more information, email adamsell@gmail.com


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  • Hallows’ Eve Service


    October 28, 2018  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Join St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Culpeper in the church cemetery at 7 p.m. for our All Hallows’ Eve Service. A service for all ages. Costumes are welcome. For information: www.ststephensculpeper.net or call 540-825-8786.


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  • Halloween with Rapp at Home


    October 31, 2018  5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    School House Road, School House Rd, Hampton, VA 22747, USA

    Come and join Rapp at Home on the porch of the Washington Schoolhouse from 5 p.m to 6:30 p.m. for some wine and cheese for the adults, and candied apples and hot chocolate for trick-or-treaters.


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  • Washington Baptist Open House


    October 31, 2018  5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Washington Baptist Church, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    Washington Baptist Church, having its Open House from 5:30 p.m to 8 p.m. Join us for candy and snacks.


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  • Community Halloween Celebration


    October 31, 2018  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Trinity Episcopal Church, 379 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    Community Halloween celebration from 6 p.m to 9 p.m at the Trinity Episcopal Church parish hall. Free hotdogs, chips, candy, coffee and drinks. Restrooms available to the public. Wear your best costume. For more information, call 540-675-3716.


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  • All Saints’ Day Quiet Hour


    November 1, 2018  10:00 am - 11:00 am
    115 N East St, Culpeper, VA 22701, USA

    All are welcome to join St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Culpeper, at 10 a.m., for a Quiet Hour of prayer and reflection, as we celebrate the Commemoration of All Faithful Departed on All Saints’ Day. For more information, call 540-825-8786.


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  • Halloween Tween Mixer


    November 2, 2018  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Hearthstone School, 11576 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    Halloween Tween Mixer, for ages 10 to 13 from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m at Hearthstone School, Sperryville.
    Wear your Halloween costume, admission $5, music, dancing, snacks and games. For more information, please call 540-987-9212.


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  • RAAC Friday Night Movie


    November 2, 2018  8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Little Washington Theatre, 291 Gay St, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    RAAC First Friday night movie at the Little Washington Theater, Washington at 8 p.m. presents “Loving Vincent." In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist’s final letter and ends up investigating his final days there.
    Cost is $6, there will be popcorn, candy and water are available for purchase.


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  • Caregiving Journey


    November 3, 2018  10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    Culpeper Baptist Church, 318 S West St, Culpeper, VA 22701, USA

    Join us for information that will help you in your caregiving journey from 10 a.m to 2 p.m at Culpeper Baptist Church, 318 S. West St., Culpeper. Boxed lunch, gift bag and free giveaways included. RSVP required for this free event, 877-926-8300 or go to aarp.cvent.com/Nov3CulpeperCaregiving to register. Sponsored by Aging Together, AARP Virginia and Culpeper Star Exponent.


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  • Fall Art Tour


    November 3, 2018  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    School House Road, School House Rd, Hampton, VA 22747, USA

    Artists of Rappahannock Fall Art Tour from 10 a.m to 5 p.m with more than 100 artists participating, 40 local studios and galleries will display juried art works and open their studios. This 14th annual peak-autumn experience combines fine art with a self-guided drive. Tour HQ: Historic Washington School on Gay Street. $10 admission for all venues. Food trucks, local restaurants participating with To Go meals. Contact: Bud Meyer at 540-675-3629 or email: lbudmeyer@gmail.com


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  • Artists of Rappahannock Fall Art Tour


    November 4, 2018  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    School House Road, School House Rd, Hampton, VA 22747, USA

    Artists of Rappahannock Fall Art Tour from 10 a..m. to 5 p.m with more than 100 artists participating, 40 local studios and galleries will display juried art works and open their studios. This 14th annual peak-autumn experience combines fine art with a self-guided drive. Tour HQ: Historic Washington School on Gay Street. $10 admission for all venues. Food trucks, local restaurants participating with To Go meals. Contact: Bud Meyer at 540-675-3629 or email: lbudmeyer@gmail.com


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  • Shiloh Baptist Thanksgiving Dinner


    November 4, 2018  12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    Shiloh Baptist Church, 15 Red Oak Mt Rd, Woodville, VA 22749, USA

    Shiloh Baptist Church , Woodville having its Thanksgiving Fellowship Dinner, following the morning service. The public is invited to attend. For more information, call 540-987-8515.


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  • Benny Goodman Tribute By Smithsonian Orchestra


    November 4, 2018  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Castleton Festival, 7 Castleton Meadows Ln, Castleton, VA 22716, USA

    The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra is joined by jazz historian and SJMO founder Dr. John Hasse as they perform and discuss the musical life of legendary swing musician Benny Goodman at 4 p.m., at Castleton. Call Connie Payne at 540.937.3454 for more information and visit www.CastletonFestival.org to purchase tickets.


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  • SVFD Fundraiser


    November 5, 2018  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department, 11871 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    The Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department is having its annual Draw Down Raffle fundraiser at the Sperryville Fire Hall, starting with a social hour at 5 p.m followed by dinner, raffle and dancing. Tickets are $125 for two people and includes dinner, refreshments and a chance at the $2,500 raffle. For tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Chucky Jenkins at 540-987-8124.


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  • BackPack Puppets to perform the Rainbow Show


    November 6, 2018  10:00 am - 11:00 am
    The Child Care & Learning Center, 12763 Lee Hwy, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    The GoodLife Theater, Joe Pipik and Jeanne Wall bring their BackPack Puppets to perform the Rainbow Show generously funded by our Claudia Mitchell Arts Fund grant. Kids from 1 to
    101 invited to enjoy this performance. RSVP at rappcclc@gmail.com


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  • Amissville Community Prayer


    November 6, 2018  7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    10 Maddox Ln, Amissville, VA 20106, USA

    Amissville Community Prayer at Paynes Auction Gallery, 10 Maddox Lane, Amissville, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m Calling all Christians to a time of prayer for our families, neighbors, volunteers, churches, troubles, government, soldiers, and enemies. Feel free to join us every first Tuesday.


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  • Family Fun Walk and Ride


    November 10, 2018  11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Headmasters Pub, 12018 Lee Hwy, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    Join this first annual fall community event, featuring 9-mile and 4-mile walking and biking routes. The walk/run starts at Headmasters Pub in Sperryville at 11 a.m., followed music, barbeque and ice cream from noon to 4 p.m. Registration is $30, ages 18+, $15, ages 12-17; children under 11 free. Sign up online (https://walkandride.eventbright.com) or at the door. Organized by Rappahannock Trails Coalition (RappTrails). For more information, go to rapptrails.org or email info@rapptrails.org. Everyone is welcome!


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  • Dark Sky


    November 10, 2018  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Park Lane, Washington, VA 22747, USA

    The Rappahannock League for Environmental Protection, together with the Rappahannock County Recreational Facilities Authority is planning to hold its next 'dark sky' event at the Rappahannock County Park on Rt 211, across from Little Washington, starting at 7 p.m.There will be interesting interpretive presentations as well as astronomers with telescopes to allow you to close-up views of the crescent moon, planets, stars, and galaxies. Bring your own telescope it you have one. Come a few minutes early for cookies and cider! Everyone is invited to this fun-filled family event.


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  • F. T. Baptist 240th Homecoming


    November 11, 2018  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    F T Baptist Church, 3143 Slate Mills Rd, Sperryville, VA 22740, USA

    F.T. Baptist Church, Sperryville, 240th Homecoming has been rescheduled for Sunday, Nov 11, at 11 a.m. Guest speaker will be Guy Mattox. Lunch will be served after the morning service, bring a dessert if you wish. Around 2 p.m. we invite you to stay for a pipe organ concert featuring Martha Mikula and others. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call 540-923-4413.


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