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. Free. 540-349-8473.
CATCHY CD CRAFTS FOR TEENS, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Create a sparkling mosaic sun catcher and a picture frame mat from recycled CDs. Supplies provided. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21.
PAST-FINDERS FOR KIDS, "Quilting Slam," ages 8-12, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Discover stories that quilts tell, run a pattern relay, design a story block and make a quilt T-shirt that everyone can sign. Bring a white or pastel T-shirt and water to drink. Wear a hat, sturdy shoes and play clothes. Register. $3, includes materials and snack. 540-592-3556.
CAMP LIFE WITH THE 35TH BATTALION VIRGINIA CAVALRY, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Sky Meadows State Park, 11012 Edmonds Lane, Delaplane. Meet members of this Civil War living history cavalry unit and their attached medical unit as they portray camp and hospital life between battles. $4 per vehicle. 540-592-3556.
ADULT MYSTERY BOOK CLUB, noon next Thursday. Any Inspector Ghote mystery by H.R.F. Keating. John Barton Payne Building, 2 Courthouse Square, Warrenton. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 31.
FRIENDS BOOK CELLAR, almost-new and used-book sale to benefit adult and children's library programs, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. tomorrow and 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, John Barton Payne Building basement, 2 Courthouse Square, Warrenton. 540-347-8750.
HARRY POTTER PARTY FOR TEENS, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Celebrate the publication of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" on the day it is released by being locked in the library. Find your way around using the Marauder's Map, attend a potions class, make a magic wand and play Quidditch. Register. Space is limited. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 22.
"PAWS TO READ," ages 5-10 accompanied by an adult, 4 p.m. Wednesday, John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd. 540-364-4910; 4:30 p.m., Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21. Children select something to read to trained therapy dogs. Free; signed permission slip required.
DAYTIME GREAT BOOKS, 1 p.m. July 25, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. "Song of Solomon" by Toni Morrison. New members welcome. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 30.
TEEN PUPPETEER PRACTICE, 9:15 a.m. today, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St., Warrenton. Help present puppet shows and reader's theater. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21. 1 p.m. Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr.; 2 p.m. show for young patrons. Teens are also needed to repeat the performance tomorrow at Bealeton Library. Free. 540-439-9728.
NARFE, luncheon meeting, 11:30 a.m. second Tuesday, Fauquier Springs Country Club, 9236 Tournament Dr., Warrenton. $14. Call Lee House for information. 540-364-2360.
ENGLISH CLASSES FOR ADULTS, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr., and John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd., Marshall. Sponsored by the county public library and Literacy Volunteers of Fauquier County. Free. No baby-sitting provided. Call your local library for information.
INTERNET TRAINING FOR ADULTS, 9 a.m. third Tuesdays, Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Free. Register. 540-347-8750, Ext. 3.
WARRENTON NEWCOMERS CLUB, membership coffee, 9:30 a.m. second Wednesdays. Open to anyone who has lived in the area five years or less. Free; call for locations. 540-428-0075.
INTERNET TRAINING FOR ADULTS, 7:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr. Free. Register. 540-439-9728.
SPANISH INTERNET TRAINING FOR ADULTS, 7:30 p.m. third Wednesdays, Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr. Free. Register. 540-439-9728.
THURSDAY MOVIES, all ages. 1:30 p.m. today, "Around the World in 80 Days." John Marshall Library, 4133 Rectortown Rd. Free. 540-364-4910.
TEEN MOVIES, 6:30 p.m. Monday, "The Princess Bride." Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT, all ages. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, "The Greatest Show on Earth." Warrenton Library, 11 Winchester St. Free. 540-347-8750, Ext. 21.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT, all ages. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, "The Greatest Show on Earth." Bealeton Library, 10877 Willow Dr. Free. 540-439-9728.
BLUEMONT SUMMER CONCERT, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Old Shadowlawn, 73 Culpeper St. (between Franklin and Lee streets), Warrenton. Rain site is Taylor Middle School, 350 E. Shirley Ave. Music by Black Sheep. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. No pets, alcohol or smoking. $5; $4, Bluemont Friends and seniors; $2, 5 and younger. 703-777-6306 or www.bluemont.org.
BLUE RIDGE BARBERSHOPPERS, men of all ages welcome for four-part harmony, 7:30-10 p.m. Mondays, Warrenton Church of Christ. Free. 540-788-4257.
COMMUNITY BAND, all ages, join even if you have not played for years, 7-9 p.m. Mondays, Fauquier High School band room, 705 Waterloo Rd., Warrenton. Free. 540-347-6896.
TENTH ANNUAL AIRLIE BUTTERFLY CENSUS, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, the Forge at Airlie Center, 7078 Airlie Rd., Warrenton (off Route 605). Held in coordination with North American Butterfly Association's national annual census. Participate for whole day, or just the morning or afternoon hunt. Bring a bag lunch (bottled water and beverages provided), a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent. Rain date July 23. Free. 540-341-3239 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
ASTRONOMY VIEWING, all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult, dusk-11 p.m. Aug. 13, C.M. Crockett Park, parking area near front gate, 10066 Rogues Rd., Midland. Bring a telescope or use one provided. $6 at the gate for nonresidents. 540-788-4867.
DROP-IN BASKETBALL, youths, 2-3:30 p.m. Saturdays. $1, residents; $2, nonresidents. Adults, 8-10 p.m. Wednesdays, Marshall Community Center, 4133 Rectortown Rd. $3, residents; $5, nonresidents. 540-364-3886.
DROP-IN BASKETBALL, 35 and older, 6-10 p.m. Mondays, Vint Hill Community Center, 4235 Aiken Dr., Warrenton. $3.50, residents; $5, nonresidents. 540-347-6894.
HYDROFLEX, low-intensity strengthening and flexibility workout, 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays [hours good till September], FAST Aquatic Center, Vint Hill Road, Vint Hill. $6. 540-349-4858.
DEEP-WATER AEROBICS, 8-9 a.m. and 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays [hours good till September], FAST Aquatic Center, Vint Hill Road, Vint Hill. $6. 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.
-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK
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