Posted: March 15, 2013
Apple Creative Theater’s performances of “Godspell Jr.” will be held at 7:30 p.m. today at St. Paul’s-on-the-Hill Episcopal Church, east of Winchester.
Tickets cost $6. Call 540-664-1089.
“Shamrock the Arts”
The Shenandoah Arts Council will “Shamrock the Arts” with a performance of The Whitlocks from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. today in The Cellar at OakCrest Cos. in Winchester.
Tickets cost $25. Call 540-667-5166.
The Irish band Celtic Marc will play at 7:30 p.m. today in the Bistro at Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury.
The cost is $10 at the door. Call 540- 665-0156.
The Barns of Rose Hill will present a concert featuring The Angostura Liberals, opening for Chris McMurtry at 8 p.m. today.
Tickets cost $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
Indoor yard, bake sale
Fairview Lutheran Church, Gore, will hold an indoor yard and bake sale today and Saturday, beginning at 8 a.m.
LFCC Spring Show
Lord Fairfax Community College’s Spring Show will begin at 2 and 6 p.m. Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday in the William H. McCoy Theatre of the Alson Smith Building on the Middletown campus.
Tickets cost $2 for adults and $1 for children 10 and younger. To reserve tickets, contact 540-868-7240 or email@example.com.
A preshow event will begin 90 minutes before each performance in the Corron Conference Center. Free ice cream, hand- and face- painting and cake and candy walks are planned. Concessions will be sold.
Preservation of Historic Winchester will hold a St. Patty’s Day Poker Party from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday in the Grim-Moore House at 510 S. Loudoun St.
Chips will cost $20. All proceeds will benefit PHW; no cash prizes will be offered.
French and Indian War Foundation celebration
The French and Indian War Foundation will host “Celebrating our Scots-Irish Heritage” at 6 p.m. Saturday in The George Washington Hotel at 103 E. Piccadilly St. in Winchester.
Tickets cost $65. Call 540-665-2046.
Headley House tour
An Empty House Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday in Head-ley House at Long Green (498 Long Green Lane).
The admission fee is $5 per person. The house and gardens will be redone for a designer showcase in September.
Little League dinner
The Clarke County Little League will hold a dinner from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the Blue Ridge Fire Hall.
The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 6 to 10, and free for ages 5 and under.
The proceeds will go toward lights on baseball fields at the Clarke County Parks and Recreation Department.
Call Charles Wright at 540-550-6100.
The Barns of Rose Hill at 95 Chalmers Court in Berryville will present a concert featuring On the Bus, a Grateful Dead tribute band, and Moogatu at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets cost $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
Russian Pancake Day
The Collage Club will hold a Russian Pancake Day (Maslenitsa) from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the children’s room at Handley Regional Library in Winchester.
The entertainment will include Russian dancing and music. The event is free and open to the public.
Kernstown United Methodist Church will hold a community fellowship dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
A free-will offering will be taken.
The Metropolitan Women’s Choir and a special cast will present a ceremonial concert for the proposed Korean War Memorial in Jim Barnett Park at 6 p.m. Saturday in Braddock Street United Methodist Church.
Admission is free.
Call 540-532-6802 or 540-667-3999.
Aspiring Writers Workshop
Writing coach David Hazard will offer an Aspiring Writers Workshop Saturday in the Benham Room of Handley Library at 100 W. Piccadilly St. in Winchester.
A session for young writers is planned from 10 a.m. to noon and another for adult writers will be held from 1 to 4 p.m.
The cost is free, but registration is limited. Contact 540-662-6046, ext. 31.
The Winchester Coin Club will sponsor a coin show from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in the Washington Room of the Hampton Inn at 1204 Berryville Ave. in Winchester.
Bluemont Country Dance
A Bluemont Country Dance featuring The 8th of January will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday at Hillsboro Old Stone School.
Tickets cost $10 for adults or $7 for seniors, students and Bluemont members.
Stephens City Hop-In
The Stephens City Hop-In will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Newtown Commons.
The event includes an Easter egg hunt, games, face-painting, a visit from the Easter bunny and refreshments — all for children in the third grade and younger.
The hunt for preschoolers and kindergartners will begin at 2:15 p.m.; for older children, the hunt will start at 2:45.
The Apple Blossom Mall will hold its Easter Celebration from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the J.C. Penney court.
“Moonrise Kingdom” will be shown at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Handley Library auditorium in Winchester and at 7:30 p.m. March 21 at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville.
The film is rated PG-13 and runs for an hour and 34 minutes. The showing is free at Handley and costs $5 at the Barns.
A pancake breakfast will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Little Mountain United Methodist Church on Cedar Grove Road in Frederick County.
A free-will donation will be taken.
Call 540-667-0473 or 540-667-6786.
The 2013 Berryville Prepper Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at John Enders Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company.
Donations will be accepted at the door.
Louise’s Angels will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday in the Congregational Christian Fellowship Church at 2908 Middle Road.
The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children under 10.
A pancake breakfast will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Macedonia United Methodist Church in Stephens City.
The cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children 3 to 12 and free for those 2 and under.
The proceeds will benefit the preschool scholarship fund.
Winchester Musica Viva
Winchester Musica Viva will celebrate the 100th anniversary of composer Benjamin Britten’s birth with concerts at 8 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winchester.
Tickets cost $15. Students with identification and children under 10 will be admitted free.
St. Patrick’s Day celebration
The Barns of Rose Hill will hold a St. Patrick’s Day celebration — featuring Winchester Celtic Circle, Melissa Dunning and Fiddlin’ Dave and Morgan — at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Tickets cost $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Call 540-955-2004.
“What’s Green at Blandy?”
Blandy Experimental Farm will offer “What’s Green at Blandy?” from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, featuring a tour of the gardens and grounds to view a spring display of wild flowers and flowering trees.
The cost is $10 ($8 for members) and $20 for a family. To register, call 540-837-1758, ext. 0.
Longaberger basket bingo to benefit the Round Hill Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the fire hall.
The cost is $25 at the door or $20 in advance.
Call 540-327-6820 or 540-877-1402.
Caring Bunny will hop into the Apple Blossom Mall in Winchester for children with special needs and their families from 9 to 10 a.m. Sunday in the J.C. Penney court.
Participants should enter the mall through the food court. Call 540-665-0202.
Winchester Pipes and Drums pub tour
The 10th Annual Pub Tour of City of Winchester Pipes and Drums will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday at five Winchester restaurants: Buffalo Wild Wings, Cork Street Tavern, Union Jack Pub, Brewbakers and Piccadilly’s Public House.
Donations will benefit the band. Visit winchesterpipesanddrums.org.
Winchester Little Theatre’s “The Gazebo” continues today through Sunday and March 21-23 at the playhouse, 315 W. Boscawen St.
The Shenandoah Arts Council, 811 S. Loudoun St., will open “Nursery Rhymes With Clay,” a pottery exhibit Tuesday by the Shenandoah Pottery Guild that will run through the end of March.
A free reception will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Contact 540-667-5166.
Youth Art Month
The Youth Art Month exhibit runs through March 30 at Shenandoah Arts Council, 811 S. Loudoun St. Admission is free and open to the public.
The gallery is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday and by appointment. Call 540-667-5166 or visit shenarts.org.
“Moveable Feasts: Entertaining at Glen Burnie” exhibit continues into 2014 at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, 901 Amherst St.
Museum admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and youth, and free for members and children 12 and under. Call 540-662-1473, ext. 235, or visit themsv.org.
Barns of Rose Hill exhibits
The Barns of Rose Hill, 95 Chalmers Court, Berryville, has two exhibits on display through April 27. Timothy Cuffe Jr.’s “Preserving the Essence of Nature … Through the Lens” is a photography exhibit in the downstairs gallery.
Anne M. Cropper’s sculpture installation, “Thoroughfare,” is upstairs.
For more information, call 540-955-2004 or go to barnsofrosehill.org.
Cross stitch exhibit
“The Art of Cross Stitch” exhibit is on display at the Virginia National Bank, 186 N. Loudoun St., Winchester.
Admission is free and open to the public during bank hours. Contact Nina Vassallo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Art in the Halls
The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley’s Art in the Halls program features the artwork of Michael Timothy Davis of Shepherdstown, W.Va., through April 7.
Museum admission is not required to view the display.
Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury is displaying an exhibit of artwork by resident Fred Zimmer through April 6 in the Lawrence Gallery.
Wayside Theatre’s production of “Smoke on the Mountain: Homecoming” continues through Sunday at the playhouse in Middletown. Call 540-869-1776.