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This Week in Culpeper July 20 – 26

by | Jul 19, 2016 | Events

By Megan Gray, Town of Culpeper marketing specialist.

Special events in Culpeper July 20 – 26, 2016. Click the links for more details.

Silver Club
Weekly on Wednesdays
10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Culpeper County Parks and Recreation
155 West Davis Street, Culpeper
The club is for active adults 55 years or better. We offer a dynamic guest speaker program which includes all sectors of life from health care, recreation, authors, artists, non-profits, senior organizations, historians, musicians, government, military and everything else in between.
$10 per year Culpeper County residents, $15 per year non-Culpeper residents.

Skirt Camp
Wednesday, July 20, through Sunday, July 24, 1 – 4 p.m.
145 Art & Design Studio, 122 E Davis St.
Make your own skirt. Supplies included and option to take home a sewing machine for the project.
$190 supplies and instruction, $390 to take home your own sewing machine

A History of Law in American Film
Wednesday, July 20, 1:30 p.m.
The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd.
Northeastern University School of Law Professor Jessica Silbey will present a lecture titled “A History of Law in American Film.”

Some Like It Hot – Summer Sunset Yoga
Wednesday, July 20, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Grass Rootes, 195 E Davis St.
Vinyasa Yoga on the patio at Grass Rootes. Exclusive use of the patio with cocktails and appetizers served after. Bring a mat, towel, and water.

Culpeper Community Unity Prayer Vigil
Wednesday, July 20, 7 p.m.
The State Theatre, 305 South Main St.

Wine & Design
Wine & Design, 509 South Main St., Suite 111
Bring your favorite bottle of wine and snacks, and get ready to paint your night away.
Thursday Special, Sunflowers, Thursday, July 21, 6:30 p.m. – $25
Giraffe, Friday, July 22, 6:30 p.m. – $35
Dine and Design @ Culpeper Country Club, Saturday, July 23, 6:30 p.m. – $50
Moonlit Beach, Saturday, July 23, 6:30 p.m. – $35
Tropical Paradise, Sunday, July 26, 6:30 p.m. – $35

Culpeper Downtown Third Thursday Summer Concert Series
Thursday, July 21, 5 – 9 p.m.
The Depot, 111 S. Commerce St.
The Reflex, a 1980s tribute band, is performing this week.
Advance tickets are $5. General admission is $7 at the gate. Those under 21-years-old are free.

Santa Fe Trail (1940)
Thursday, July 21, 7:30 p.m.
The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd.
An entertaining action drama based on historical events that climax with the attack at Harper’s Ferry, Virginia.

PumpTrack Demo Tour
Friday, July 22, 3 – 6 p.m.
Yowell Meadow Park, Blue Ride Avenue & Route 522 N
American Ramp Company will be setting up an all-wheel pump track to be enjoyed by all ages and skill levels. Bring your bike, skateboard or scooter and have some fun.

Fridays @ Five with Kim Myers
Every Friday, 5 p.m.
The Loft, 107-B E Davis St., Culpeper
Perfect for yoga, meditation, and relaxation. No obligations, no weekly commitment, no packages to purchase. Come every Friday, every other Friday or one Friday a month. Please bring your own mat.

Friday Night Magic (Standard)
Every Friday, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
The Shop, 205 South East St.
Friday Night Magic is a chance for players of all abilities to get together and have a casual night of gaming. If you don’t have a deck, we’ll give you a free demo deck to try out and keep.

Talk to Her (2002)
Friday, July 22, 7:30 p.m.
The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd.
A characteristically eccentric tale that redefines love in all its weird and surprising permutations, involving a lady bullfighter, a male nurse, a ballet dancer and a journalist with hyperactive tear ducts.

Bluemont in Culpeper presents Susan Greenbaum Trio
Friday, July 22, 7:30 p.m.
25 W Davis Street, Culpeper
Susan Greenbaum delights audiences with her powerful and versatile voice, her lively combination of acoustic rock and pop music, and her energetic onstage presence.
$5 General Admission, $4 Seniors & Friends, $2 Kids under 12

Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam
Friday, July 22, 8 p.m.
The State Theatre, 305 South Main St.
Take a journey back to the greatest days of rock with Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam.

Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market 2016
Every Saturday, April 30 – November 19, 7:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Culpeper Renaissance Inc., parking lot at the corner of East Davis Street and North Commerce Street
The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market offers nearly 30 participants for this season’s market.

I’m SOW Healthy Kids’ Cooking Class
Saturday, July 23, 9 – 11 a.m.
Culpeper Downtown Farmer’s Market, Parking Lot at the Corner of East Davis and North Commerce Street
We are “living la BEE da loca” this month with a special class that’s all about bees. We will be making a cute and crunchy Busy Bee Treat with the help of Georgette Mosely from the Virginia Cooperative Extension Family Nutrition Program. In addition, a guest from “La Bee Da Loca” will be joining us to share some interesting information on the life of bees.
FREE, while supplies are available

Graves’ Mountain Lodge Peach Day
Saturday, July 23, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Graves’ Mountain Lodge, 205 Graves Mountain Lane, Syria, Va.
The 5th Annual Peach Day Festival. Live music by Chickenhead Blues Band. Food, craft vendors, swimming, pony rides, and more.
FREE admission, FREE parking, $5 per person to swim

Puppet Storytime
Every Saturday, 11:30a.m.
Lollipop Station, 179 East Davis St.
Free puppet storytime. When your child attends10, they earn a free book.

The Secret Garden (1993)
Saturday, July 23, 2 p.m.
The Library of Congress Packard Campus Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd.
A young girl sent to live in her uncle’s forbidding Victorian manor discovers an invalid cousin and a garden that has fallen into disrepair. As the two children nurture their secret place, they discover wonder, power and magic within the garden.

EDH League
Every Saturday 8 – 11 p.m.
Geek Life, 1202 South Main St.
Groups will be divided into pods of four. Each league will take place over the course of a month. Prizes will be paid out at the end of the month. Each session will consist of two games.
Entry fee: $2

Warhammer Age of Sigmar Paint & Play
Sunday, July 24, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Geek Life, 1202 South Main St.
Bring models to paint or play games with an opponent. Pizza will be available for lunch. Free models to paint.

Culpeper Astronomy Club
Monday, July 25, 7 – 9 p.m.
Culpeper County Library, 271 Southgate Shopping Center
Learn the night sky, one constellation at a time. There will be a telescope observatory time in front of the library after sunset, weather permitting. All ages are welcome.

Water Bath Canning Class
Tuesday, July 26, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Virginia Cooperative Extension – Culpeper Unit, 101 South West St.
Learn the basics of water bath canning while making salsa. Call 540-727-3435 to register.

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