AARP Tax-Aide tax service starts Feb. 1
Thursday, January 20, 2022
• The Winchester Little Theatre presents “Fireflies” by Matthew Barber at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 315 W. Boscawen St. Tickets range from $14 to $21. Information, reservations: 540-662-3331 or Valerie O’Keefe at 540-336-2357 or www.winchesterlittletheatre.org.
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Monday, January 17, 2022
Friday, January 14, 2022
Thursday, January 13, 2022
The Winchester Little Theatre presents “Fireflies” by Matthew Barber at 8 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at 315 W. Boscawen St. Future performances will be held at 8 p.m. Jan. 20-22. Tickets range from $14 to $21. Information, reservations: 540-662-3331 or …
AARP Tax-Aide tax service starts Feb. 1
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Walking across an 18th century farm just a few miles outside downtown Leesburg, award-winning chef Tarver King described his vision for a new country dining destination currently under development.
Winchester hosts Lions Club
Monday, January 10, 2022
Saturday, January 08, 2022
Gardeners are invited to swap seeds, plants, roots, cuttings and stories at the 11th Annual Master Gardener Seed Exchange from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Jan. 29.
Friday, January 07, 2022
WINCHESTER — The key to a good weight-loss plan is accessibility and realistic expectations.
Christian comedian/musician Tim Lovelace in concert
Thursday, January 06, 2022
Winchester Little Theatre is bringing love to the stage this month with a performance of “Fireflies.”
Monday, January 03, 2022
Friday, December 31, 2021
Five boys have been selected to serve as Pages in the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCV during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, April 28 through May 1. The Pages are Eli Logan Cornwell, Jacob Hudson Luebcke, Jace Scott Schiavone, Logan James Slonaker, and Jackson Douglas Wolfe.
Thursday, December 30, 2021
The 35th First Night Winchester, a family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration, is set for Dec. 31 with 14 hours of entertainment in the downtown area. As midnight approaches, a dance party will be held, and a large, illuminated apple suspended from a crane above the intersection of Cameron a…
Tuesday, December 28, 2021
WINCHESTER — Handley Regional Library System's Winter Reading Challenge will run the entire month of January. This year's them is "Read for a Better World," which encourages readers of all ages to explore diversity, empathy and action through literature.
Monday, December 27, 2021
Friday, December 24, 2021
Five girls have been selected to serve as Little Maids in the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCV during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, April 28 through May 1. They are Caroline Elizabeth Aikens, Charlotte Lynn Clark, Anevia Rae Grant, Jane Kerr Kump and Avalynn Cynthia-Anne Larrick.
Thursday, December 23, 2021
Walking in a Winter Wonderland holiday light show, Clearbrook Park, 130 Poolside Drive. Continues nightly through Jan. 2. Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. Admission is $6.50 for ages 3 and up. Purchase tickets online at fcprd.net.
Tuesday, December 21, 2021
WINCHESTER — One of Winchester’s favorite holiday traditions will take place once again in the Whittier Acres neighborhood on Christmas Eve, with neighbors lining the streets with luminarias (white bags filled with sand and illuminated with a candle) and a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus in …
Monday, December 20, 2021
Friday, December 17, 2021
Now that I’m in my Golden Years, I have lots of leisure time. Time for swim classes, bridge games, trips to the museum. Activities I would be doing if only I could. Because, wouldn’t you know, I have lots of that other time. Nighttime. That time when, before my Golden Years, I could sleep. N…
Thursday, December 16, 2021
Faith Fellowship Church’s Christmas celebration
• Walking in a Winter Wonderland holiday light show, Clearbrook Park, 130 Poolside Drive. Continues nightly through Jan. 2. Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. Admission is $6.50 for ages 3 and up. Purchase tickets online at fcprd.net.
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Holiday shoppers know that few things can match the joy of finding the perfect gift for a loved one. Whether that loved one is a tiny tot who can’t wait to unwrap this year’s must-have toy or an adult hoping to find the latest gadget under the tree on Christmas morning, the thrill of giving …
“There’s no place like home for the holidays.” The popular Christmas tune says it best, and millions of people support that notion every year by heading back to their hometowns to spend the holidays with friends and family.
Holiday shoppers relish the moment when a loved one unwraps a gift and immediately smiles widely. Hitting the nail on the head in regard to a holiday gift is its own reward, and there’s no shame in looking around for some inspiration to find a gift loved ones will truly cherish.
STRASBURG — Among the plants, seeds, soil and gardening tools at Pot Town Organics, owners Ron and Janet Heishman also have a bee room in the back of the store.
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
Saturday, December 11, 2021
WINCHESTER — Sweet and savory Greek treats will be in abundance on Dec. 18 for the annual Christmas Bake Sale & Greek Takeout at Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church.
Friday, December 10, 2021
Nine years ago, Jack Russell took the day off to drive to Rock Harbor Golf Club near Winchester from McLean to play in a golf tournament. After four holes, the tournament was rained out. Since he had taken a vacation day from his job as a financial services executive, he decided to go to Cra…
WINCHESTER — After missing a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Evans Home Doll Auction is making a comeback.
Thursday, December 09, 2021
• Breakfast with Santa, Saturday, The George Washington Hotel, 103 E. Piccadilly St., Winchester. Two seating times available: 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Cost: $35 (age 10 and up), $25 (ages 2-9), free for children under 2. Email reservation requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone: 540-…
WINCHESTER — The holidays are filled with warm hearts, bright lights and joyous music, sometimes making it easy to forget that not every child gets gifts from loved ones for Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa.
Thrill the active older adult on your shopping list this holiday season with gifts that promote physical health and mental well-being. Here are some suggestions from some local merchants:
Wednesday, December 08, 2021
MIDDLETOWN — Connecting local small businesses and their customers at the first Yuletide Farmers and Makers Market this Sunday is something Lauren Valentine hopes becomes a holiday tradition.
Tuesday, December 07, 2021
Monday, December 06, 2021
Saturday, December 04, 2021
MIDDLETOWN — The nonprofit Selah Theatre Project of Winchester will stage “Glory Bea: A Shenandoah Christmas Story” over the next two weekends at Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) in Middletown.
Friday, December 03, 2021
MIDDLETOWN — The stories of old are coming to life in the halls at Belle Grove Plantation’s Manor House this month.