Community bulletin board — news from organizations

Posted: July 24, 2013



AMVETS Post 18 will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Artistically Framed, 255 Fairfax Pike, Suite 2, near Stephens City. Call 540-336-1494.

Clarke County Republican Committee

The Clarke County Republican Committee will meet at 7 p.m. today at 102 N. Church St., Berryville.

Call Andrew Nicholson at

Winchester Kiwanis

The Kiwanis Club of Winchester will meet at noon today at the Best Western Lee-Jackson in Winchester.

Patty Leonard, representing the Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, will speak on the state of the dairy industry today.

Contact John Westervelt at 540-667-2409 or


Shenandoah Region AACA will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 1 at the War Memorial Building, Jim Barnett Park, Winchester.

Contact Barry Smith at

South End Citizens

The South End Citizens Association will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 1 at Montague Avenue United Methodist Church, 102 Montague Ave., Winchester.

Winchester Rotary

The Rotary Club of Winchester will meet at noon Thursday in the Rotary Shelter of Jim Barnett Park.

Jens Scott of Summit Point Kart will display several race karts and discuss the sport of kart racing as well as the teambuilding events they provide.

Dick Bowers  Duplicate Bridge

The Dick Bowers Duplicate Bridge Club holds regular games at 7 p.m. Monday and 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Godfrey Miller Fellowship Center at 28 S. Loudoun St., Winchester and on the second and fourth Saturdays at Westminster-Canterbury. New players are welcome.

The July 15 winners were Kathryn Perry-Werner and Della Bates, first; Thelma Cameron and Rosalie Lewis, second. Mark Sonder and Dagmar Loose, third, and Lynn Welsh and Ralph Cate, fourth.

July 16 North/South winners were J. David Grier and Dagmar Loose, first, and Mary Kay Fahnestock and Milan Majarov, second. East/West winners were Jane Colgan and Margaret Helmick, first, and Sharon Bowen and Veda Headley, second.

Lessons and partnerships can be arranged. Visit or call Mary Kay at 540-667-2425.

Rotary Club  of Clarke County

The Rotary Club of Clarke County will meet at noon today at the Fellowship Hall at Berryville Presbyterian Church, 123 W. Main St., Berryville.

Joe Shtulman will present a program on the United Way.

Contact Marie Murphy at 540-247-5442 or

North End Citizens

North End Citizens Association meets at 7 p.m. the first Monday at the Douglas Learning Center.

Contact 540-722-7551 or

Frederick County Rotary

The Frederick County Rotary Club will meet at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Shenandoah University.

Program speaker will be Linden Rotarian George Karnes, who was the GSE Team Leader from District 7570 to Taiwan this year. He will share highlights of the trip.

Contact Steve Gyurisin at or 540-336-7357.

Host Lions

Winchester Host Lions will meet at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Best Western Lee-Jackson in Winchester.

Speaker will be Sven Hlywiak, executive vice president of O’Sullivan, on “O’Sullivan Films, Products Made in the USA.” Call 540-869-3693.

Top of Virginia  Quilt Guild

The Top of Virginia Quilt Guild will meet at 1 p.m. Aug. 1 at Grace United Methodist Church, 7882 Main St., Middletown.

All quilters or persons interested in learning are welcome. Call 540-686-6514.

Winchester Connection

The Winchester Connection, a social group for single professionals over 40, will meet at 6 p.m. Friday at Perkins Restaurant, 711 Millwood Ave., Winchester.

Dress is business casual and prospective members are welcome. Call 540-313-6303, winchesterconnection.orgor

Soup kitchens,   free meals

These community organizations and churches offer free meals.

Braddock Street United Methodist Church, 115 Wolfe St., Winchester, provides a meal at 6 p.m. Mondays. Enter on Braddock Street. Call 540-667-3366.

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 2732 Martinsburg Pike (U.S. 11), Stephenson, offers a community meal, “Sharing His Bounty,” from 4:30 to 6 p.m. the second and fourth Mondays.

Winchester Rescue Mission, 435 N. Cameron St., offers lunch at noon Tuesdays. Call 540-667-5379.

The Knights of Columbus sponsors a soup kitchen from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays at 519 S. Cameron St., Winchester. Call 540-662-5545.

Living Faith Church, 419 N. Cameron St., Winchester, sponsors a soup kitchen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Food donations are accepted. Call Jeff Beard at 540-665-2335.

Market Street United Methodist Church, 131 S. Cameron St., Winchester, hosts a Kitchen of Hope from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Call 540-662-6709.

The Centenary Reformed United Church of Christ, 202 S. Cameron St., Winchester, serves lunch from noon to 1 p.m. the second and fourth Fridays. A food giveaway follows from 1 to 2 p.m. Call 540-888-3349.

Jubilee Kitchen is open from 11:30 to noon Saturdays at First Presbyterian Church, 116 S. Loudoun St., Winchester. Call 540-662-3832.

The Salvation Army, 300 Fort Collier Road, Winchester, provides meals daily — Monday to Friday — 6:30 a.m. breakfast, noon lunch, and 5 p.m. dinner; Saturday — 10 a.m. brunch and 5 p.m. dinner; Sunday — 9 a.m. breakfast, 1 p.m. lunch and 6 p.m. dinner. Contact at 540-662-4777, ext. 22.

Phazz One Ministries, 501 S. Cameron St., Winchester, serves a community meal from 1 to 2 p.m. the second and fourth Sundays. Call 540-323-7159.