Treasure Box holiday closure

The Treasure Box Thrift Store of Christ Episcopal Church, 114 Boscawen St., Winchester, is closed Thanksgiving week. It will reopen Dec. 1. Hours are Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Free lunch and food giveaway

Centenary Reformed United Church of Christ, 202 S. Cameron St., Winchester, will be distributing prepackaged lunches and food pantry items in the church parking lot from noon-1 p.m. today.

Holiday House Tour

Preservation of Historic Winchester will host its 45th Holiday House Tour from noon-4 p.m. Dec. 5. The tour will feature three recently restored historic buildings decorated for the holiday season in Winchester’s historic district: 25 W. Piccadilly St., 31 S. Stewart St. and 814 S. Washington St. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets available at Kimberly’s, Winchester Book Gallery, Winchester-Frederick County Visitors Center, and the Bough & Dough Shop at the Hexagon House. They also may be purchased online through Eventbrite. For more information, visit

United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley Rubbermaid Products sale

A sale of donated Rubbermaid Products (returned goods, discontinued products and slightly damaged items) will take place from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday outside the former Sears store at Apple Blossom Mall, Winchester. Proceeds will benefit Fremont Street Nursery.

Country breakfast

Spirit & Word Missions will sponsor an all-you-can-eat country breakfast from 7-10 a.m. Saturday at Spirit & Word Fellowship Church, 1275 Tasker Road, Stephens City. Adults: $7; children 5 and under: $2

Free food pantry

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 2732 Martinsburg Pike, has a free food pantry the first, second and third Monday of the month. Hours: 4-6 p.m. A variety of food available. CCAP is at the church on the fourth Monday. Perishable and nonperishable food available.

Juneteenth celebration vendors sought

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Juneteenth Celebration will be held June 18, 2022, at the Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds in Berryville. The public is invited to attend this momentous event. Educational, historic and entertainment activities are planned throughout the day. Vendors, such as food trucks, artists, interpretive dancers, historic reenactors, musical groups, and poets, are encouraged to participate as we celebrate the freedom of all citizens. To volunteer as a vendor, contact Adeela or Dorothy at 540-955-5512. The celebration is sponsored by the Josephine School Community Museum, Josephine Improvement Association and the Johnson-Williams High School Alumni Association.

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