Arts and Crafts

QUILTERS, 7 p.m. first and third Tuesdays and 10 a.m. first and third Wednesdays, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 6194 Dumfries Rd., Warrenton. 540-349-8473.


HAM AND OYSTER DINNER, 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Warrenton Volunteer Fire Company, 167 W. Shirley Ave. $15; $7, 7 and younger. 540-347-0522 or

THANKSGIVING DINNER, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Warrenton Community Center, 430 E. Shirley Ave. Single-parent families, the homeless and lonely and elderly residents. Sponsored by Warrenton Lighthouse Aglow. Free. 540-937-6503 or 540-439-8510.

FISH FRY, 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Sumerduck Ruritan Building, Route 651. $8, adults; $3, children. 540-439-3943.

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.


DANCE, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Saturday, Remington Lions Club, Route 29 north of Remington. Music by First Class Country. $9. BYOB. 540-439-3687.


OIL PAINTINGS BY MICHAEL DAVIS, "The Painter's Eye," through Wednesday , Berkley Gallery, 40 Main St., Warrenton. Free. 540-341-7367 or

ART DISPLAY, through Dec. 4, Blue Ridge Windows, 100 Main St., Warrenton. Drawings and paintings by artist, Jay Burch. Free. 540-341-1030.


EVENING HERB SOCIETY, meet members with similar interests, learn about herbs through culinary and medicinal discussions, aromatherapy and crafts, 6:30-8 p.m. second Mondays, Marshall Community Center, 4133 Rectortown Rd. Free. 540-364-2734.


ADULT MYSTERY CLUB, noon today, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. "Espionage," any book by Tom Clancy, John LeCarre, Ian Fleming or Trevanian. 540-347-8750, Ext. 30.

USED BOOK SALE, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. tomorrow and 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, John Barton Payne Building, 2 Courthouse Sq., Warrenton. Sponsored by the Friends of the Fauquier Library to benefit Fauquier County Public Library. 540-349-4290.

BOOK BUZZ, 4 p.m. Monday, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Stories and crafts for school-aged children. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21.

GREAT BOOK CLUB, 7 p.m. Dec. 7, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Poetry by Derek Walcott. 540-347-8750, Ext. 30.


INTERNET ORIENTATION FOR ADULTS, 9 a.m. today, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Register. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 25.

MANASSAS-WARRENTON CAMERA CLUB, 7:30 p.m. first and third Thursdays through May, Manassas City Hall. Seminars, competitions, workshops and field trips are held during the year. 703-590-5921 or

MOTHERS OF PRESCHOOLERS, 9:30 a.m. second and fourth Thursdays, Liberty Assembly of God Church, 11775 Morgansburg Rd., Bealeton. 540-439-6523 or

TEEN VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING, 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Warrenton Library, 1 Winchester St. Teens 13 and older are needed to assist with children's programs throughout the school year. New members welcome. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21.

SCRABBLE, ages 16-adult, 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Bealeton Community Library, 10877 Willow Dr. Free. 540-439-9728.

ENGLISH CLASSES FOR ADULTS, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr., and John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd. Sponsored by the library and Literacy Volunteers of Fauquier County. Free. Call your local library.


CAMERATA CANTORES, "Sounds of the Season," 8 p.m. tomorrow, Rice Center for the Arts, Highland School, 597 Broadview Ave., Warrenton. Helen Dill, director. $15. 540- 937-4044 or


ASTRONOMY VIEWING, all ages, 17 and younger with an adult, dusk-11 p.m. Dec. 4, C.M. Crockett Park parking area near the front gate, 10066 Rogues Rd., Midland. Residents, free; nonresidents, $6. 540-788-4867.


And Recreation

DEEP WATER AEROBICS, 9-10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, FAST Aquatic Center, Vint Hill Road, Vint Hill. 540-349-4858.

DROP-IN VOLLEYBALL, 16 and older, 8-10 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Vint Hill Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $3.50, residents 18 and older; $5, nonresidents; $2.50, residents 16 and 17; $3.50, nonresidents 16 and 17. 540-347-6894.


FAUQUIER COMMUNITY THEATRE, "Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus," Nov. 26-28, Dec. 3-5 and Dec. 10-12, Fauquier Community Theatre, 4225 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2 p.m. $12, adults; $10, students and seniors. 540-349-8760 or

-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK

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