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Upcoming 08-13-20

Family reunion

The 73rd annual Atkins and Dodson family reunion will begin at noon August 23 at “Rockland Park” Shelter #13 in Front Royal. Family and friends welcome.

Those attending should bring a picnic lunch to share. Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m. Contact Ruth Ann Henry, 540-635-2854.

Open Studio

Artist Brenda Sylvia will conduct Open Studio painting from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays through August 26 at the RAL Art Center, Pike Studio, 19 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. Tabletop easels will be provided and Sylvia will monitor, draw, paint and offer suggestions and encouragement. 

Fees are $20 for members and $25 for others. Social distancing will be observed and masks will be required. For reservations, call 436-9309.

LCL hours

The Lancaster Community Library is open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The Attic Bookstore will be open from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Visit the library on Facebook,, or contact the library at 435-1729 ext 18.

Wearing a mask will be required per state requirement, with exceptions for those with medical or other conditions or children under the age of 10. Additional protocols will be followed.


The Bulb Shoppe at Brent and Becky’s Bulbs, 7900 Daffodil Lane, Gloucester, will present Fun with Fireflies from 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, August 20. Youth may engage in games and lessons, make crafts and explore the gardens.

Participants should bring their own water bottles, masks and beach towels. The fee is $10 per child, ages 6 and older. To register, call 693-3966.

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