MOUNT BLEAK HOUSE TOURS, 1, 2:30 and 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Visit the home of the Abner Settle family, residents of Mount Bleak just before and during the Civil War. $4 per vehicle. 540-592-3556.


OIL PAINTINGS BY ROBERT HEUEL, through Saturday, Berkley Gallery, 40 Main St., Warrenton. Free. Call for hours. 540-341-7367.


HALLOWEEN OPEN HOUSE, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. next Thursday, Fauquier SPCA, 9350 Rogues Rd., Casanova. Trick-or-treat in costume with your pet. Refreshments and treats provided. Free. 540-788-9000


ADULT MYSTERY CLUB, today, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. "Forensics." Any book by Kathy Reichs or Noreen Ayres. 540-347-8750, Ext. 30.


FORESTRY AND WILDLIFE FIELD TOUR, tomorrow. Registration at 8 a.m., tour begins at 8:30. Meet at the parking lot of Wal-Mart, 8278 James Madison Hwy., Warrenton. See private, industry and public lands and hear talks on how to manage property by foresters, wildlife specialists and land owners. Programs focus on multiple-use management opportunities. Sponsored by Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Virginia Tech College of Natural Resources and Department of Forestry. $35, advance; $40, day of event. 540-231-6975 or stop by the Virginia Cooperative Extension Office, 24 Pelham St., Warrenton and ask for Keith Dickinson.


CONCERT, "Decyfer," one of North Carolina's rising new bands, 7-11 p.m. tomorrow, Aroma Rhythm Lounge, Liberty Assembly of God Church, 11775 Morgansburg Rd., Bealeton. Free. 540-439-0500 or

PIEDMONT REGIONAL ORCHESTRA, "Classical Surprises," 3 p.m. Sunday, Highland Center for the Arts, 597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton. $15, adults; $12, seniors 65 and older; students 21 and younger, free with a ticket. 540-270-3168.


REDHEADED WOODPECKER WALK, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Bring binoculars or borrow a set from the park. Wear sturdy shoes. $4, per vehicle. 540-592-3556.

MOONLIGHT STROLL, 6:30-8 p.m. Saturday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Watch and listen for wildlife as you walk uphill to the Piedmont Overlook and then back by the light of a full moon. Wear sturdy shoes. $4 per vehicle. 540-592-3556.

A LEAF IN YOUR WINDOW, all ages, 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Bring your favorite colored leaf and make it into a window-hanging or bookmark. $4, per vehicle. 540-592-3556.

LUNAR ECLIPSE WATCH AND ASTRONOMY, sunset-midnight Wednesday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Find out about eclipses from NASA/JPL "Solar System Ambassadors." At dark, take a sky tour with Sean O'Brien of the Smithsonian Albert Einstein Planetarium and watch the full lunar eclipse. If the sky is cloudy, only the NASA/JPL program will be presented and park gates will close at 10 p.m. $3, per vehicle. 540-592-3556.


And Recreation

FISHING TOURNAMENT, adults, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, C.M. Crockett Park, 10066 Rogues Rd., Midland. Participants must register at the tournament from 8-9 a.m. Prizes will be awarded at 5 p.m. Rain date is Sunday. Fish from a boat or from shore. Cost and information, call Craig Johnson, 540-788-4867.


FAUQUIER COMMUNITY THEATRE, "Hello Dolly," tomorrow, Saturday and Sunday, the Theatre at Vint Hill, 4225 Aiken Dr., Vint Hill Farms Station, Warrenton. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 8 p.m., Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Martha Lynch, director. Adults, $15; students and seniors, $12. 540-349-8760 or

-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK

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