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The Culpeper Community Calendar lists events sponsored by non-profit groups. Please include contact information and submit items by noon Friday two weeks in advance. E-mail Ray Finefrock at rfinefrock@timespapers.com
For more events, go to www.culpepertimes.com. All area codes are 540 unless otherwise noted.

Spiritual Care Support MinistryCulpeper Satellite Office is open every Monday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., providing support, education, and a biblical perspective to those who are ill, dying, grieving and experiencing personal loss and to those who journey with them. Individual counseling is available. Non-denominational. Free.
Chronically Ill Support Groups are Mondays from 11 a.m. to noon. Visit: www.scsm.tv or call Chaplain Liz Danielsen at 540-349-5814 for information and appointments. Located at Reformation Lutheran Church, 509 S. Main St., Culpeper.

Thursday, Oct. 11
• Culpeper ABATE (A Brotherhood Against Totalitarian Enactments) of VA, Culpeper Chapter, 7 p.m. second Thursday; The Stable, 110 E. Davis St., 727-2007; see what's happening with motorcyclists' rights issues in Virginia; local riding events; all motorcycle enthusiasts welcome; Tim Dalman (540) 219-6366, abateva.org.
• Fairfax Masonic Lodge No. 43 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, chartered Nov. 17, 1794 meets; 7:30 p.m. second Thursday; Masonic Temple, 209 East Davis St., Culpeper; 825-8535.
• "The Spy Who Came in from the Cold" A British agent refuses to come in from the cold war during the 1960s, choosing to infiltrate the enemy in a mission which may prove to be his last. Based on the novel by John le Carre. Starring: Richard Burton, Claire Bloom and Oskar Werner. Black and white, 112 minutes. Free at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre, 19053 Mt. Pony Road. Reservations are encouraged. Call: 827-1079 ext. 79994 or 202-707-9994.
• Questions about Medicare? Free lecture at Culpeper Regional Hospital Cafeteria, 6 to 7:30 p.m. To register, contact Karin Butler at 829-8813.

Friday, Oct. 12
• Mindfulness discussion group. Discussion on how to live a happier, more productive life. Culpeper County Library conference room each Friday, beginning at noon. Info.: happy2day2morrow@gmail.com
• Friday Walk-in Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Stories, songs, activities and more. No registration necessary. For children and their caregivers.
• "Too Many Girls" Four college football stars are hired to chaperone a reckless heiress to a Wild West college. Starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz and Ann Miller. Black and white, 85 minutes. Free at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre, 19053 Mt. Pony Road. Reservations are encouraged. Call: 827-1079 ext. 79994 or 202-707-9994.

Saturday, Oct. 13
• Read to the Dogs continues second Saturday, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Children share books with certified therapy dogs at the library. Parents fill out permission slips for children at the library. No registration necessary. First come, first served.
• Culpeper Farmers Market, sponsored by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. open from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the East Davis and Commerce streets parking lot. More than 30 participants. Locally grown fruit, vegetables, herbs, mushrooms and flowers as well as farm fress eggs, baked good and locally raised beef, pork, lamb and poultry. Market runs through Nov. 17. Info.: 825-4416 or: www.culpeperdownton.com
• "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" James Bond woos the daughter of the head of a European crime syndicate and goes undercover to investigate a secret clinic in the Swiss Alps. Starring George Lazenby, Dianna Rigg and Telly Savalas. Color, 142 minutes. Free at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre, 19053 Mt. Pony Road. Reservations are encouraged. Call: 827-1079 ext. 79994 or 202-707-9994.
• Thirteenth annual Culpeper Air Fest. See Culpeper County from the air. Free. See restored antiques, classics, military trainers, fighters, helicopters, jets and model airplaces. Featuring the only privately-owned "Harrier" in the world. Free airplane rides for kids ages 8 to 17. Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Culpeper Airport.
• Safe sitter babysitting training at Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room, 8:30 to 3:30 p.m. Cost: $60. Register: 316-3588
• First aid/CPR/AED (Adult, infant, child) through the American Heart Association. Fauquier Hospital Medical Office Building from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Register: 316-3588
• Culpeper Minute Men, NSDAR, meet beginning at 10 a.m. at First Christian Church on Ira Hoffman Road in Culpeper. Jim Lillard will speak about the removal of the people from the Blue Ridge Mountains to create Shenandoah Naional Park. Info.: 948-2236 or e-mail: jvolchan@aol.com
• Jefferson Ruritan Club/Jeffersonton Community Center all-you-can-eat country breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Jeffersonton Community Center. 5073 Jeffersonton Road. Menu: eggs, pancakes, sausage, bacon, friend apples, biscuits and gravy, pastries, orange juice and coffee. Cost: $8 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12 and children under age 6 are free. Carryout will be available. Proceeds go to scholarships, local public service organizations, charities and maintaining the center. More info.: 540-349-2310 or 540-347-2497.

Sunday, Oct. 14
• Worship services at Reformation Lutheran Church, 509 S. Main St., at 8 and 11 a.m. With Sunday school for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Holy Communion is celebrated at all worship services. Info.: 825-1376
• Worship service at Providence Bible Church, 17211 Greens Corner Road, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages beginning at 9 a.m. Info.: 825-4715 or visit: providencebible.org
• Worship services at Amissville United Methodist Church, 14760 Lee Highway, are at 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Info.: amissvilleumc.com
• St. Luke Lutheran Church worship at 10 a.m. Mid-week Bible Study on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
• Montpelier "Big Woods Walk" See the first sights of fall. Take in the colorful autumn leaves on your guided tour of the 200-acre old-growth James Madison Landmark Forest, a deisgnated National Natural Landmark. The walk will begin at the Visitor Center at 2 p.m. Info.: 672-2728.

Tuesday, Oct. 16
• Bedtime Storytime is 7 p.m. Tuesdays. Family-oriented programs feature stories, rhymes, songs and activities. Children are encouraged to attend in their pajamas and to bring a favorite stuffed animal. No registration necessary. For children and their caregivers.
• Reva Volunteer Fire and Rescue has bingo every Tuesday at 18230 Birmington Road, Culpeper, in a smoke-free hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner sales start at 5:30 p.m. Early bird starts at 6:30 p.m., followed by regular bingo at 7 p.m. Info: 540-825-7555.
• Senior worship at 1 p.m. at Reformation Lutheran Church, 509 S. Main St. Holy Communion is celebrated at all worship services. Info.: 825-1376
• Pre-School Storytime (ages 3 to 5) at 10:30 a.m. and toddler storytime (ages 2 to 3) at 10:30 or 11:15 a.m. at Culpeper County Library. Stories, songs, finger plays, coloring and activities.
• Culpeper County High School Blue Devil Backers meeting in the CCHS library from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
• Jefferson Ruritan Club monthly dinner, business meeting and special program at 7 p.m. at the Jeffersonton Community Center. Special speaker is Jody LaForce from Operation Christmas Child. Guests are welcome. Ruritans is a community service organization. Info.: 937-5119

Wednesday, Oct. 17
• Junior Chess Club, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Culpeper County Library meeting room; lessons available for beginners.
• Mid-Week CFC Farm and Home Center Farmer's Market, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 15172 Brandy Road in the parking lot. Many of the vendors from the Saturday Downtown Farmer's Market participate. Fresh fruit and vegetables. Info. 825-2200.
• St. Luke Lutheran Church Bible Study at 6:30 p.m. at the church, 1200 Old Rixeyville Road. The group is studying seven practices of discipleship and worship as central to the Christian life. All welcome. Questions or info.: 825-8358 or www.stlukesculpeper.org
• New Mom's Support Group at Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Free.

Thursday, Oct. 18
• Itsy Bitsy Baby Storytime at Culpeper County Library. First and third Thursdays. At 10:30 a.m. For babies birth to 2 years of age. Baby songs, nursery rhymes, finger plays, stretching exercises and short books will be shared. No registration necessary.
• Classic Halloween double feature. "Frankenstein" A crazed scientist creates a living being from body parts, inadvertently giving it a criminal brain. Starring Boris Karloff. Black and white, 70 minutes. And "Dracula" A Transylvanian vampire stakes his claim on a British estate in search of new blood. Starring Bela Lugosi. Black and white, 75 minutes. Free at the Library of Congress Packard Campus Theatre, 19053 Mt. Pony Road. Reservations are encouraged. Call: 827-1079 ext. 79994 or 202-707-9994.
• Baby care essentials. Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Cost: $25 Register: 316-3588
• Lecture on shoulder pain. Fauquier Hospital Sycamore Room at 7 p.m. with Dr. Ralph Garretson, orthopedic surgeon. Info.: 316-3588
• Medicare and Medicaid benefits seminar in the Fauquier Hospital Chestnut Room, 1 to 3 p.m. Free. Info.: 316-3588
• A.G. Richardson Elementary School Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A from 5 to 8 p.m.
• Culpeper Garden Club meets, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Culpeper United Methodist Church. The program is a presentation by Gennie Cates of Blue Rag Gardeners called "Fall Potpourri." There will also be floral designs and horticulture displays by members. Refreshments are served. Info.: 825-0659 or 937-3545.

Friday, Oct. 19
• Open Mic Night at Raven's Nest from 6 to 8 p.m. A monthly cultural activity every third Friday. Sponsored by Christina Culley, philosopher, poet and proprietor of Golden Essence Massage Therapy in Culpeper. From 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
• Mindfulness discussion group. Discussion on how to live a happier, more productive life. Culpeper County Library conference room each Friday, beginning at noon. Info.: happy2day2morrow@gmail.com
• Friday Walk-in Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Stories, songs, activities and more. No registration necessary. For children and their caregivers.

Saturday, Oct. 20• Culpeper Farmers Market, sponsored by Culpeper Renaissance, Inc. open from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the East Davis and Commerce streets parking lot. More than 30 participants. Locally grown fruit, vegetables, herbs, mushrooms and flowers as well as farm fresh eggs, baked good and locally raised beef, pork, lamb and poultry. Market runs through Nov. 17. Info.: 825-4416 or: www.culpeperdownton.com

Sunday, Oct. 21
• Worship services at Reformation Lutheran Church, 509 S. Main St., at 8 and 11 a.m. With Sunday school for all ages at 9:45 a.m. Holy Communion is celebrated at all worship services. Info.: 825-1376
• Worship service at Providence Bible Church, 17211 Greens Corner Road, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages beginning at 9 a.m. Info.: 825-4715 or visit: providencebible.org
• Worship services at Amissville United Methodist Church, 14760 Lee Highway, are at 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:45 a.m. Info.: amissvilleumc.com
• St. Luke Lutheran Church worship at 10 a.m. Mid-week Bible Study on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m.

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