Celebrate 50 Ways to Fall in Love with the Foothills at the Greene County Historical Society. Beginning Aug. 31, the first 50 visitors to the museum will be entered into a drawing. The winner will receive 50% off on a purchase from our museum gift shop. Original paintings by Chee Ricketts are not included in this offer.
Sept. 5-Oct. 27
“Reflections,” Firnew Farm Artists’ Circle’s 7th annual group art and photography show, can be seen Sept. 2-Oct. 27 in the Baker Gallery in Woodberry Forest School’s Walker Fine Arts Center.
The Greene County Virginia Amateur Radio Club will meet at the Blue Ridge Café on Thursday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. All ham radio operators and those wishing to become hams are welcome.
The Montpelier Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5 at Hebron Lutheran Church in Madison. This is a covered dish luncheon; the chapter will provide water, tea and coffee but bring a covered dish to share with all. The group will tour the Madison Museum and Kemper Mansion following the meeting. Hebron Lutheran Church is at 899 Blakenbaker Road, Madison.
Sept. 8 & 10
The Greene County Rescue Squad will hold American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR training on Sunday, Sept. 8 from 1-5:30 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 6-10:30 p.m. For additional information and to register, email Kathy. firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Greene Cloverleafs are hosting an open house on Monday, Sept. 9 from 7-9 p.m. in the cafeteria at Nathanael Greene Primary School. This is an opportunity for an introduction to square dancing. Cloverleaf classes will begin the following Monday. No experience needed. For more information, contact Sam Freeman at (434) 989-9988 or Jean Byerly at (434) 985-7567.
The Woman’s Club of Greene County will meet on Monday, Sept. 9 at Shepherd of the Hills Church in Ruckersville. Social begins 6 p.m., followed by the business meeting at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held in the church’s social hall. The church is at 6562 Amicus Road, Ruckersville. For more information, visit womansclubgreene.org.
Join Carry the Load, in partnership with the National Cemetery Administration, for a day of service at National Cemeteries across the country on Sept. 11. Culpeper National Cemetery will participate in the event from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Greene County School Board will hold its regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. in the County Meeting Room of the County Administration Building at 40 Celt Road, Stanardsville.
Greene County Farm Bureau’s annual meeting will be held from 6-9 p.m. at Lydia’s Barn at Evermore Farm on Thursday, Sept. 12. To become a member, call (434) 985-7057 (you don’t have to be a farmer for all the great benefits) or email Jennifer Cox at Jennifer.email@example.com.
Attention, Singers! The Greene County Singers welcomes all voice parts as it prepares for its winter concert. No audition is required. Rehearsals will begin on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. at Stanardsville United Methodist Church. The winter concert will be Sunday, Dec. 8. For more information, call Gail Ganott at (434) 985-4426 or Grace Cangialosi at (434) 882-0962.
Sept. 12 – Jan. 23
The Greene County Rescue Squad will hold EMT Basic Course training on Thursday evenings from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Sept. 12 through Jan. 23, 2020. The majority of this 155-hour course will be completed online. Must be 16 years of age or older as of Sept. 12. For additional information and to register, email Kathy. firstname.lastname@example.org.
A job fair will be held in Greene County from 10 a.m. to noon at Piedmont Virginia Community College Giuseppe Center. The center is at 222 Main St., Stanardsville, above the library.
The Art Guild of Greene artisans will showcase their work at The Palette Art Show Exhibit and Sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day from Friday, Sept. 13- Sunday, Sept. 15 in the barn behind the Taylor house (in front of Lowe’s).
Stanardsville Main Street Day will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14. Come out and help clean up main street. Meet at the courthouse at 9 a.m. For more information, email mainstreetday123@gmail. com.
DMV Connect will be at the county administration building from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16. Visit www. dmvnow.com/dmv2go for information about what can be done at the mobile center. The county administration building is at 40 Celt Road, Stanardsville.
A free Medicare 101 seminar will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16 at Grace Health and Rehab Center of Greene County. Refreshments will be provided. RSVP to Michelle Pitts at (434) 985-4434. Grace Health and Rehab is at 355 William Mills Drive, Stanardsville.
Stanardsville Volunteer Fire Department will host two bands on Sept. 20 from 7-10 p.m. Tony Meadows & Friends will play from 7-8:30 p.m. Ron Good Family with Nancy Shifflett will play from 8:30-10 p.m. Call (434) 985-7030 for more information.
Revalation Vineyards in Madison holds its Friday fundraiser to benefit the Literacy Council of Madison County and its adult education services from 3 p.m. until sunset on Sept. 20. Author Bronwen Chisholm will give a talk at 6 p.m. and sign copies of her book throughout the event. Over the Top Chef will be onsite from 5-7:30 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the sunset. Revalation Vineyards is at 2710 Hebron Valley Road in Madison. For information, call (540) 407-1236 or email email@example.com.
The Madisons of Montpelier Chapter of the U.S. Daughters of 1812 will hold its next meeting on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 11 a.m. at the Blue Ridge Café, 8315 Seminole Trail, Ruckersville. Guests and prospective members are invited to attend. For further information and to RSVP, contact Anne Winn at firstname.lastname@example.org or (540) 832-3771.
The annual Virginia Clay Festival will be held in Stanardsville. More information to come.
Grace Health and Rehab of Greene County hosts a Light Up the Night event from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26 to remember lost loved ones. There will be live music, refreshments and paper lantern decorating. As the sun sets and sky darkens the paper lanterns will be set off into the sky to remember all the loved ones. RSVP by Sept. 2 to ensure enough lanterns will be ordered to Michelle Pitts at (434) 985-4434. Grace Health and Rehab is at 355 William Mills Drive, Stanardsville.
Sept. 28 is free entrance day in the National Parks in honor National Public Lands Day.
The Art Guild of Greene will host a September Barn Quilt Workshop on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Hebron Lutheran Church Parish Hall in Madison. For more information or for a registration form, contact Vyvyan Rundgren at (540) 421-2742 or email@example.com.