Quilters, 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays, Bethel United Methodist Church, 6903 Blantyre Rd., Warrenton. Free. 540-349-8473.
Book ’n’ Stitchers meeting, noon- 2 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd., Marshall. Take projects and discuss favorite books. Free. 540-422-8500, Ext. 4.
125th anniversary of Schoolhouse No. 18, 10 a.m.-1:45 p.m. Saturday, 7592 John Marshall Hwy. (Route 55, next to Northern Fauquier Community Park). Tours, children’s activities, lectures and a panel discussion. Sponsored by the Fauquier Heritage and Preservation Foundation. 540-364-3440.
“Cavaliers, Courage and Coffee,” 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. A lantern-light presentation by the Gray Ghost Interpretive Group. 540-687-6681 or www.mosbyheritagearea.org. $5; students, $2. $4 per vehicle.
Old Jail Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, except Mondays. 10 Ashby St., Warrenton. Free. 540-347-5525 or www.fauquierhistory.com.
Gold Mining Camp Museum, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; noon-4 p.m. Sundays. Monroe Park, 14421 Gold Dust Pkwy. (off Route 17), Goldvein. Free. 540-752-5330 or www.goldvein.com.
Literature and discussions
Socrates Cafe, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Group discussion: “What Is Motivation?” 540-422-8500.
Marshall Afternoon Book Club, 1 p.m. Wednesday, John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd., Marshall. “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie,” by Muriel Spark. New members are welcome. 540-422-
Bealeton Book Club, 7:30 p.m. May 14, Bealeton Library, 10877 N. Willow Dr. “Cutting for Stone,” by Abraham Verghese. New members are welcome. 540-422-8533.
Mystery Book Club, noon May 17, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Discussion: “The Dark Horse,” by Craig Johnson. New members are welcome. 540-422-8514.
Marshall Evening Book Club, 7 p.m. May 21, John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd., Marshall. “Go Tell It on the Mountain
,” by James Baldwin, or “Invisible Man,” by Ralph Ellison. New members are welcome. 540-422-8527.
Music and dance
“Celebrate Spring: Folk Music of America and the British Isles,” performance by the Warrenton Chorale. 4 p.m. Sunday, Highland School, 597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton. $12. 540-347-3161 or www.warrenton.chorale.org.
Blue Ridge Barbershoppers, 7:30-10 p.m. Mondays, for men of all ages interested in singing four-part harmony. Warrenton Church of Christ, 6398 Lee Highway Access Dr. 540-788-4257.
“Flutter by, Butterfly,” a guided walk to learn about butterflies. Bring binoculars and water. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. $4 per vehicle. 540-592-3556.
Bird walk, a guided walk to identify birds that live at the park or are passing through it. 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. $4 per vehicle. 540-592-3556.
Orienteering courses, C.M. Crockett Park, 10066 Rogues Rd., Midland. Maps and information are available at the office. 540-788-4867.
Sports and recreation
Racquetball challenge, age 18 and older, 6-8 p.m. Fridays, Vint Hill Village Green Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $2. 540-347-6894.
Fauquier Duplicate Bridge Club, Thursdays at noon, National Guard Armory, 692 Waterloo Rd., Warrenton. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Pairs and single players are welcome. $5. email@example.com or 540-364-3861.
Sunrise Fitness, 6:30-7 a.m. weekdays. Marshall Community Center parking lot, 4133 Rectortown Rd. Free. 540-364-3886.
Drop-in volleyball, age 18 and older. 8-10 p.m. Tuesdays, Vint Hill Village Green Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $7.50; Fauquier residents, $5. 540-347-894.
Drop-in basketball, ages 12-15, 5-7 p.m. Thursdays, Marshall Community Center, 4133 Rectortown Rd. $5; Fauquier residents, $3. 540-364-3886.
Drop-in basketball, age 14 and older, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Marshall Community Center, 4133 Rectortown Rd. $4. 540-364-3886.
Drop-in basketball, age 18 and older, 8-10 p.m. Wednesdays, Vint Hill Village Green Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $7.50; Fauquier residents, $5. 540-347-
Drop-in basketball, age 35 and older, 6-10 p.m. Mondays, Vint Hill Village Green Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $7.50; Fauquier residents, $5. 540-347-
Walking Club, walk alone or in groups; sign in to get a log to track miles and qualify for rewards. Warrenton Community Center, 430 E. Shirley Ave. $12; Fauquier residents, $8. 540-347-6896.
Warrenton Stamp and Coin Club, 7 p.m. first Thursdays, SunTrust Bank, 680 Warrenton Center. 540-347-2567 or www.wscc.site11.
Markham Theater Kids’ Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Old Markham Schoolhouse, 3212 Stone Church Rd., Markham. Activities for children, arts and crafts, music, a white elephant sale, an improv demonstration, raffles and food. Guided tour of the Markham United Methodist Church and Old Schoolhouse. A benefits for the Markham Theater Group. http://theatrical.webs.com.
“The Drowsy Chaperone,” Fauquier High School Theatre presents a musical spoof of 1920s Broadway shows. 2 p.m. Sunday; 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday. Fauquier High School, 705 Waterloo Rd. Warrenton. $10; seniors and students, $7.50. 540-347-6100, Ext. 2317, or www.
Warrenton farmers market, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays, Fauquier Hospital (Bistro on the Hill entrance), 500 Hospital Dr., Warrenton. 540-316-2605.
Warrenton Ruritan Club, 7 p.m. third Thursdays, Bethel United Methodist Church, 6903 Blantyre Rd. 540-341-7671.
Supper Club, age 55 and older. 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Bistro on the Hill (Fauquier Hospital), 500 Hospital Dr., Warrenton. $4.50. 540-316-3588.
Warrenton Newcomers Club, 9-11:30 a.m. second Wednesdays, St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 121 King St., Warrenton. For those who have been in the area less than five years. 540-347-7720.
Toastmasters International, Northern Piedmont Club, 7-8 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays, Warrenton Church of Christ, 6398 Lee Highway Access Rd. Free. 703-408-9103.
English as a Second Language classes for adults, 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Sponsored by Literacy Volunteers of Fauquier County. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 6.
Marshall Business and Residents Association meeting, 7:30 p.m. third Tuesdays, Marshall Community Center, 4133 Rectortown Rd. 540-364-1782.
Tutoring, by National Honor Society members. 5-7 p.m. Tuesdays. Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr. Free. 540-422-8500.
National Active and Retired Federal Employees meeting, 11:30 a.m. second Tuesdays, Inn at Vint Hill, 4200 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $13, includes buffet, beverage and dessert. 540-347-9639.
Mothers of Preschoolers, 9:30 a.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Liberty Assembly of God Church, 11775 Morgansburg Rd., Bealeton. Free. 540-439-6523 or www.libertyassembly.com.
— Compiled by Sandy Mauck
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