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Monday, May 20, 2019
Topic: Pig Roast to benefit Winchester Day Preschool, 5/25, 3 to 7, Frederick Co. Fairgrounds
Guest: Paul Frank, Vice President, Winchester Day Board of Directors
Info: Facebook- Winchester Day Preschool

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Friday, May 17, 2019
Topic: Plant Sale at MSV and Twilight Hikes at Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park
Info: www.themsv.org www.nps.gov/cebe

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Thursday, May 16, 2019
Topic: Information session on the Spotted Lanternfly pest invasion in our area
Guest: Mark Sutphin, Extension Agent, Virginia Cooperative Extension
Info: Facebook – Sustainability Matters Virginia (to register for free session) 540-665-5699

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Topic: 14th Annual Dulles Greenway Drive for Charity on Thursday, May 16
Guest: Jennifer Montgomery, Executive Director, Loudoun Hunger Relief
Info: www.dullesgreenway.com

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Topic: 33rd Annual Virginia Wine and Craft Festival, downtown Front Royal on 5/18
Guest: Nikki Foster, President, Front Royal-Warren County Chamber of Commerce
Info: www.frontroyalchamber.com

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Monday, May 13, 2019
Topic: Loudoun Chamber hosts “Super Hero 5K Run/Walk/Kids Fun Run on 6/2 in Leesburg
Guest: Tony Howard, President and CEO, Loudoun Chamber
Info: www.loudounchamber.org

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Friday, May 10, 2019
Topic: Garden Fair at the State Arboretum of Virginia, 5/11 and 5/12
Guest: Tim Farmer, Public Relations Coordinator, Blandy Experimental Farm
Info: www.blandy.virginia.edu

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Thursday, May 9, 2019
Topic: Winchester Chapt. / Epilepsy Foundation of VA hosts program on new treatments for seizures
Guest: Gina Washington, Regional Director, Epilepsy Foundation of Virginia
Info: www.epilepsyva.com (click on 5/14 under ‘Events’ tab)

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Topic: Literacy Volunteers – Winchester Area unveils summer schedule of classes
Info: www.lvwa.org
 
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Topic: The Letter Carrier ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Food Drive, 5/11
Guest: Jay Keffer, Area Food Drive Coordinator
Info: www.nalc.org/food
 
 
Monday, May 6, 2019
Topic: Spotlight on “Main Street Women of Warren County” program on 5/16
Guest: Barbara Way, Executive Director, Front Royal Women’s Resource Center
Info: www.frwrc.org
 
 
Friday, May 3, 2019
Topic: Summer At Sacred Heart Summer Camps
Guests: Susan Netko, Director of ‘Summer at Sacred Heart’
Chris Ricketts, Assistant Director, ‘Summer at Sacred Heart’
Info: www.sashcamp.org
 
 
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Topic: ECHO hosting 24th Annual Tennis Classic, 6/23 in Leesburg
Guest: Andrea Grant, Director of Development, ECHO
Info: www.echoworks.org
 
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Topic: Sterlling Playmakers present “Steel Magnolias” on 5/3, 5/4 and 5/5
The Workforce Initiative hosts Employer Expo Hiring Event on 5/23
Info: www.sterlingplaymakers.com
www.TheEmployerExpo.com
 
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Topic: Art At The Mill (Burwell-Morgan Mill in Millwood, VA) thru 5/12
Guest: Nathan Stalvey, Director, Clarke County Historical Association
Info: www.clarkehistory.org
 
Monday, April 29, 2019
Topic:     Loudoun Community Cat Coalition and ‘Give/Choose’ campaign
Guest:     Kim Fields, President, Loudoun Community Cat Coalition
Info:        www.loudouncommunitycats.org           703-687-6009

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Friday, April 26, 2019
Topic:     8th Annual Sadie’s Race (5K/Kids Fun Run)for ‘Sadie’s Smile Foundation’ on 5/5 in Purcellville
Guest:     Sara Parella, Sadie’s mom and Race Organizer
Info:        www.sadiesmile.org

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Thursday, April 25, 2019
Topic: Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum hosts ‘sensory friendly’ Apple Blossom event on 5/2
Guests: Jennifer Coleman, Museum Educator
Molly Connor Hall, Occupational Therapist at Valley Health
Info: www.DiscoveryMuseum.net 540-987-0430
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Topic: Fiesta In The Garden, 5/5 at The Barns of Rose Hill
Guest: Sari Carp, Sustainability Matters
Info: www.barnsofrosehill.org Facebook- Sustainability Matters VA
 
 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Topic: United Way Northern Shenandoah Valley holding a Youth Day of Caring on 4/26
Info: www.unitedwaynsv.org
 
 
Monday, April 22, 2019
Topic: The Laurel Center hosts ‘Denim Day’ and ‘Hope & Resiliency Art Show’
Guests: Phil Hong, Prevention Specialist, The Laurel Center
Julia Shiffler, Bilingual Victim Advocate, The Laurel Center
Kayla Wilhite, Events Coordinator, ‘The Other Side Of The Tracks’
Info: www.thelaurelcenter.org
 
 
Friday, April 19, 2019
Topic:     Superhero 5K Walk/Run to benefit the Child Safe Center – CAC on 4/27 at Greenwood Mill
Guest:     Kelly Bober, Executive Director, Child Safe Center – CAC
Info:        www.childsafecenter.com
 
 
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Topic: Blue Ridge Singers present “Oh What A Glorious Day” concert, 4/26, 4/28, 4/30 & 5/5
Guest: Dr. Jeff Alban, Artistic Director / Conductor – Blue Ridge Singers
Info: www.blueridgesingers.org
 
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Topic: The Untold Stories Project, a photo project with Handley Library / Archives that will help
preserve the stories of untold African-American life in Winchester and surrounding counties.
Info: Becky Ebert or David Jenkins, email: archives@handleyregional.org
 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Topic: “The Wiz” at Clarke County High School, 4/26 & 4/27 at 7:30, 4/28 at 2:30
and the Clarke County Farm Tour on 4/27
Info: The Wiz – Mrs. Brewer, brewer@clarke.k12.va.us
Farm Tour – Len Capelli, lcapelli@clarkecounty.gov
 
Monday, April 15, 2019
Topic: 12th Annual Virginia Tech Memorial Blood Drive, 4/16, Youth Development Center
Guest: Doug Ewell, Blood Drive Chairman, Shenandoah Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Assoc.
Info: Facebook – Shenandoah Chapter Virginia Tech Alumni Association
 
Friday, April 12, 2019
Topic: The Winchester Community Choir presents Easter worship experience at Victory Church,
this evening, 4/12, 7 p.m.
Guest: Pastor Len Burdick, Victory Church
Info: Facebook – Winchester Community Choir, Winchester VA
 
 
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Topic: Earth Day Shenandoah (and Plant Swap), 4/20 in Woodstock, VA
Guest: Paula Brownlee, Co-founder of ‘Sustainability Matters’
Info: Facebook – Sustainability Matters VA
 
 
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Topic: Mobile Hotspot devices available for checkout at Bowman Library in Stephens City
Info: www.handleyregional.org
 
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Topic: Northern Shenandoah Valley Quilt Show, 4/12 – 4/14, Clarke Co. Parks building in Berryville
Guests: Sharon Rezin and Linda Suter, Quilt Show organizing committee members
Info: www.NSVQuiltShow.com
 
 
Monday, April 8, 2019
Topic: S.U. students present ‘Senior (Center) Prom’ to benefit the Winchester Senior Center
Guests: Brittany Benachowski and Brittany Prestridge, Shenandoah University students
Info: www.shenandoahaaa.com
 
 
Friday, April 5, 2019
Topic: The Laurel Center hosts ‘Cheers to Consent’ (4/6) and Candlelight Vigil (4/13)
Guests: Leslie Hardesty, Sexual Assault Program Coordinator, The Laurel Center
Kelly Ann Harris, Sexual Assault Advocate, The Laurel Center
Info: www.thelaurelcenter.org and on on Facebook
 
 
Thursday, April 4, 2019
Topic: 40 Years of Follies at Lord Fairfax Community College, 4/6 (2 & 7 pm) and 4/7 (2 & 6 pm)
Info: www.lfcc.edu/show
 
 
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Topic: Front Royal Oratorio Society presents “Evensong” Easter program on 4/6 and 4/7
Guest: David Freese, Board Member and singer with the Front Royal Oratorio Society
Info: www.FROS.ONLINE
 
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
Topic:     “Gowns For His Glory” free prom dress (and accessories) giveaway, 4/5, 4/6 and 4/8
Guests:   Dorcas Sturgill and Bethany Searfoss, Co-founders of Gowns For His Glory
Info:        Facebook – Gowns for His Glory     Email:   gownsforhisglory@gmail.com
 
 
Monday, April 1, 2019
Topic:     Frederick Co. presents a “Waste Forum – The Path of Trash”, 7 p.m. at the Frederick Co.
                 Public Safety Building, 1080 Coverstone Drive, Winchester
Guest:     Gloria Puffinburger, Solid Waste Manager, Frederick County
Info:        www.fcrecycles.net         Facebook- frederickcountyvarecycles
 
 
Friday, March 29, 2019
Topic:     Winchester Salvation Army celebrating 100 years of service with a big dinner!
Guest:     Kelly Durant, Commanding Corps Officer, Winchester Salvation Army
Info:        Facebook – Salvation Army Winchester Virginia         540-662-4777
 
 
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Topic: “Tablescapes” fundraiser for Faith In Action, 4/7, Millwood Station, 2 p.m.
Guest: Karen Shipp, Board Chairman, Faith In Action
Info: www.faithinaction-nsv.org
 
 
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Topic: “Play For Prevention” benefit Basketball Tournament (3/31, 2 p.m. at James Wood High)
Guest: Susan Clem, Event Coordinator, Play For Prevention
Info: www.roadtorecovery.info
 
 
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Topic: Dance-A-Palooza Charity Dance for Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter
Guest: David Harbour, Chairman of the event and former Redskins player
Info: www.tallyhotheater.com
 
 
Monday, March 25, 2019
Topic: Recovery’s Got Talent, 3/30, 7 p.m. at Medical Center Conference Center, Winchester
Guest: Melissa Elliott, Event Coordinator
Info: www.roadtorecovery.info
 
Friday, March 22, 2019
Topic:     Spring Used Book Sale at Bowman Library 3/25 to 3/29
Guest:     Barbara Dickinson, Executive Director, Friends of Handley Library
Info:        www.handleyregional.org
 
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Thursday, March 21, 2019
Topic:     Police Unity Tour “Casino Night” fundraiser, 4/6, Police Association Hall, Fairfax
Guest:     Chief Maggie DeBoard, Herndon Police Department
Info:        www.putiv.org           Facebook – Police Unity Tour Chapter 4
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Topic:     81st Annual Ladies Board Rummage Sale Donations Drop-off Day (3/23, 9 am – 1 pm)
Guest:     Joylyn Hannahs, Co-chair of the Ladies Board Rummage Sales
Info:        www.LadiesBoard.org
 
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Topic: Loudoun Half Races (Half marathon, 8K and Mile Run) April 6 and 7
Guest: Lesley Green, Race Manager
Info: www.LoudounHalf.org
 

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Monday, March 18, 2019
Topic:     “Capitol Steps” return to Handley High School to benefit the Class of 2019 on 4/7
Guest:     Mary Margaret Wise, Parent and Volunteer
Info:        www.capsteps.com    or    go to the Winchester Public Schools website and click on Handley
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Friday, March 15, 2019
Topic:     Frederick and Page County 4-H programs and summer camp
Guest:     Dyllan Chapins, 4-H Agent, Virginia Cooperative Extension – Frederick County
Info:        Facebook – Frederick County Virginia 4-H;  Page County Virginia 4-H
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Topic:     Healing support group for victims and survivors of domestic violence at the Laurel Center
Info:        Call Kelly at 540-667-6466
 
 
Monday, March 11, 2019
Topic: Shenandoah University Out of the Darkness Walk, 3/23, sponsored by The Psychology Club
Guest: Ta’Mia Carrier, President of the Psychology Club at Shenandoah University
Info: Facebook – Shenandoah University Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention
Friday, March 8, 2019
Topic: Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging’s “Generations Walkathon” needs sponsors
Info: www.shenandoahaaa.com
 
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Topic: Touching Lives Through our African-American Heritage in the Shenandoah Valley;
a new history program at Handley Library. Plus … DIY workshop on photo-coasters
Info: www.handleyregional.org
 
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Topic:     The Virginia Youth Ballet presents “The Steadfast Soldier” on 3/9 at 11 am and 2 pm
Guest:     Jennette Flacksenburg, Board Member, Virginia Youth Ballet
Info:        www.virginiayouthballet.org
 

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Topic:     Awareness about ‘service dogs’ and people with disabilities
Guests:   Amanda Willis and her service dog “Lil’ Bit”
Info:        email – therescuedservicedog@gmail.com
                 Youtube channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC36C233VM6cYd_dL3WyciRw

 
Monday, March 4, 2019
Topic:     LFCC designated (Gold) a Military Friendly School
Info:        www.lfcc.edu
 
 
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Topic: Winchester Model Railroad Club Show and Sale, 3/9, Winchester Moose Lodge
Info: www.wmrrc.org Facebook: Winchester Model Railroad Club
 
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Topic: Walk to End Alzheimer’s team planning meeting on 2/27
Guest: Staci Collins, Co-chair of the Walk to End Alzheimer’s (10/26, MSV)
Info: www.act.alz.org Facebook: Alzheimer’s Association of the National Capital Area
 
 
Monday, February, 25, 2019
Topic: Volunteer of the Year for the United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley
Guest: Darcus Breneman, Volunteer of the Year!
Info: To volunteer your time and treasures – www.unitedwaynsv.org
 
 
Friday, February 22, 2019
Topic: 25th Annual Valley Health Community Wellness Festival, 2/23, at Apple Blossom Mall
Guest: Michael Wade, Chair, Valley Health Community Wellness Festival
Info: www.valleyhealthlink.com/wellnessfestival
 
 
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Topic: The Clarke County Choirs Concert and Cake-Off, 2/23, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at CCHS
Guest: Anna Blight, President, Clarke County High School Choirs
Info: Facebook – Clarke County High School Choral Department
 
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Topic: “Chocolates Galore and More” to benefit the YMCA of Loudoun County
Guests: Tamia Ward and Dave Dockendorff, Board Members, YMCA of Loudoun
Info: 703-777-9622
Monday, February 18, 2019
Topic: Walk to End Alzheimer’s “Volunteer Kickoff Party”, 2/21, 9 a.m., Starbucks in Front Royal
Info: RSVP to Sonya Amartey, samartey@alz.org, or 703-766-9025
Friday, February 15, 2019
Topic: Rotary Club of Frederick County’s “Decades Dance Party”, 2/23
Guest: Tammy Stevenson, President, Rotary Club of Frederick County
Info: Facebook-Rotary Club of Frederick County www.rcfcva.com
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Topic: Our Health Board dedicates Conference Room in honor of Kimberly J. Stutzman
Info: www.ourhealthva.com
 
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Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Topic:     Winchester-Frederick-Clarke Crime Solvers add new mobile app for anonymous tips
Info:        www.p3tips.com      540-722-7940       Facebook:  Winchester/Frederick/Clarke Crime Solvers
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Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Topic:     Drop-Off for Handley Spring Used Book Sale and President’s Day closure on 2/18
Info:        www.handleyregional.org
 
Monday, February 11, 2019
Topic: ‘Soup Per Bowl’ fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, postponed from tonight to 2/25
Info: For details and to enter your soup – www.relayforlife.org/winchesterva
 
 
Friday, February 8, 2019
Topic: Winchester Area NAACP partners with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for Black History month
Info: www.drafthouse.com/event/black-history-month
 
 
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Topic: ShenArts ‘Hearts for the Arts’ Gala, 2/23 at Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
Guests: Lisa Sipp, Special Events and Grants Coordinator, SHENarts
Christy Broy, Artist Liaison and Program Manager, SHENarts
Info: www.shenarts.org email: info@shenarts.org 540-667-5166
 
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Topic: United Way NSV’s 73rd Annual Meeting and Recognition Dinner, 2/21 at LFCC
Info: www.unitedwaynsv.org
 
 
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Topic: Cash Bash fundraiser for the James Wood Band (new uniforms)
Guest: Shaun Hibbard, President, JWHS Colonel’s Pride Band Boosters
Info: email- president@jwhsband.com Facebook-Colonel’s Pride Band Boosters 540-539-8335
 
 
Monday, February, 4, 2019
Topic: National Burn Awareness Week
Info: www.DriversEd.com
 
 
Friday, February 1, 2019
Topic: ‘Hibernation’ events at all 3 branches of Handley Regional Library
Info: www.handleyregional.org
 
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
Topic: 21st Annual Chili Dinner to benefit the Evans Home for Children
Guest: Marc Jaccard, Executive Director, Evans Home for Children
Info: www.evanshome.org 540-662-8520
 
 
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Topic: United Way of the Eastern Panhandle hosts workshop for new grant cycle (2/1, 9 a.m.)
Info: www.uwayep.org Linda Wells: lwells@uwayep.org
 
 
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Topic: Songwriter’s Round at 147 North, 1/29, 7 to 10 p.m. Free admission.
 
 
Monday, January 28, 2019
Topic: Dinner for furloughed federal employees at First UMC, Winchester, 1/29, 5:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Info: Contact the First United Methodist Church office at 540-662-3151
 
 
Friday, January 25, 2019
Topic: 2nd Annual Souper Bowl, Daffodil Days and Relay for Life for the Winchester/Frederick ACS
Guest: Aimee Nuwer, Senior Community Development Manager, American Cancer Society
Info: www.relayforlife.org/winchesterva
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Topic: ‘Grower to Grower’, a networking event with ‘Sustainability Matters’ (2/5)
Guests: Sari Carp, Chair, Sustainability Matters
Kim Herbstritt, owner, Shady Knoll Mushroom Farm
Info: Facebook- SustainabilityMattersva email: sustainabilitymattersva@gmail.com
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Topic: Volunteering at your local animal shelter and donating litter, food and blankets
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Topic: James Wood High School FCCLA Chapter to host an Epilepsy Awareness basketball game
Guests: Isabella McClanahan, Keilena Burch & Darcy Carroll from James Wood High School
Info: Instagram – JWHS_FCCLA

 

 
Monday, January 21, 2019
Topic:     9th Annual Master Gardeners ‘Seed Exchange’ at Blandy Farm, 1/26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Guest:     Elaine Specht, Master Gardener
Info:        www.nsvmga.org
 

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Friday, January 18, 2019
Topic: Clarke County Conservation Easement Authority / Conservation Award
Guest: Alison Teetor, Natural Resource Planner, Clarke County
Info: www.clarkelandconservation.org 540-955-5134

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Thursday, January 17, 2019
Topic: The National Conference Center in Leesburg providing meals to furloughed Loudoun Federal workers
Info: www.conferencecenter.com 800-640-2684

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Topic: “Before the Game 5k & 10k to benefit A Forever Home Rescue Foundation on 2/2
Info: www.aforeverhome.org

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Topic: Local authors present new book: “Struggle Well: Thriving in the Aftermath of Trauma”
Guest: Ken Falke, author and founder of Boulder Crest Retreat Center
Info: The book – www.strugglewell.com www.bouldercrestretreat.org

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Monday, January 14, 2019
Topic: “Mindful Morning” at Shenandoah University, 1/26 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Guest: Janet Gonzalez, Coordinator, ‘Mindful Morning’
Info: www.su.edu/mindfulmorning

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Friday, January 11, 2019
Topic: Front Royal Women’s Resource Center “Dare to Dream Grants” accepting applications
Guest: JoEllen McNeal, Founder, Front Royal Women’s Resource Center
Info: www.frwrc.org 540-636-7007

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Thursday, January 10, 2019
Topic: Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue fundraiser at Chipotle in Winchester, 1/15, 4 to 8 p.m.
Info: www.shenandoahshepherd.org

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Topic: Sensory break room on LFCC campus a haven for those with autism
Info: www.lfcc.edu

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Topic: Handley Regional Library System launches new logo and rebranding
Info: www.handleyregional.org

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Monday, January 7, 2019
Topic: The Laurel Center Intervention for Domestic and Sexual Violence needs household items. For
the list and how you can help:
Info: www.thelaurelcenter.org 540-667-6160

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Friday, January 4, 2019
Topic: Youth volunteers needed for Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with United Way NSV
on January 21st.
Info: www.unitedwaynsv.org Facebook: United Way NSV

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Thursday, January 3, 2019
Topic: Award-winning ‘Calvin College January Series’ webcast at Westminster Canterbury
Guest: Dr. Marge Toxopeus
Info: www.svwc.org Facebook-svwc.org or Google ‘January Series’

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Topic: Concern Hotline
Original Air Date: 1/2/19
Info: www.concernhotline.com 540-667-0145

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