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September 19, 2014

History at Sunset: Tour Mt. Hebron Cemetery

History at Sunset: Tour Mt. Hebron Cemetery begins at 5 p.m. Meet at the public parking area on West Street behind the Mount Hebron Cemetery. (Reach West Street via Woodstock Lane or National Avenue). This park ranger-led tour provides visitors an opportunity to see sites not normally open or widely accessible to the general public. With graves dating as far back as 1769, the cemetery includes Stonewall Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 2,500 Confederate soldiers. The program is 60 to 90 minutes. FREE

Start: September 19, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 19, 2014 6:30 pm
Venue: Old Town Winchester
Address:
39.184045,-78.165632, Winchester, VA, 22601, United States

September 20, 2014

re:Fresh for Families of First-Year Students

re:Fresh for Families of First-Year Students  welcomes parents and family members back to campus to spend time with their students. Gather in the Brandt Student Center for breakfast around 9 a.m. Breakfast is followed by a special program – until noon – while the college kids sleep in. At noon, students will meet their families in the student center. From there, everyone can head off campus to local attractions, shopping and dinner. RSVP for the morning breakfast program via studentlife@su.edu Please indicate how many family members are attending re:Fresh, which is FREE

Date: September 20, 2014

Apple Harvest Arts & Crafts Festival

Annual Apple Harvest Arts & Crafts Festival in Jim Barnett Park (adjacent to Shenandoah University) features arts and crafts vendors, including hand-spun Alpaca wool, hand-made jewelry and hand-blown glass, an old-time apple growers exhibit, food vendors and more. Visit www.winchesterrotary.com

Date: September 20, 2014

Winchester’s Main Street Agriculture

Winchester’s Main Street Agriculture from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Loudoun Street walking mall features local farmers and vendors selling their products, restaurants offering meals made with locally produced food, cooking demonstrations, advice for gardeners, live farm animals and bluegrass music. Visit www.oldtownwinchesterva.com or go to Winchester’s Main Street Agriculture on Facebook. 

Start: September 20, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 20, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Old Town Winchester
Address:
39.184045,-78.165632, Winchester, VA, 22601, United States

“Portrait of Wally”

“Portrait of Wally,” a documentary film presented by the Magic Lantern Theater in collaboration with One Book One Community and the Beth El congregation, begins at 6:30 p.m. at Handley Regional Library (100 W. Piccadilly St. downtown Winchester). The film tells of a notorious art theft by the Nazis in 1939 and the long legal and political struggle to restore the painting to its rightful owners. For more information, visit www.magiclanterntheater.org FREE

Start: September 20, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 20, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Old Town Winchester
Address:
39.184045,-78.165632, Winchester, VA, 22601, United States

September 21, 2014

Apple Harvest Arts & Crafts Festival

Annual Apple Harvest Arts & Crafts Festival in Jim Barnett Park (adjacent to Shenandoah University) features arts and crafts vendors, including hand-spun Alpaca wool, hand-made jewelry and hand-blown glass, an old-time apple growers exhibit, food vendors and more. Visit www.winchesterrotary.com

Date: September 21, 2014

September 22, 2014

Shenandoah Community Chorus Rehearsal

Shenandoah Community Chorus Rehearsal is from 7:15 to 9 p.m. in Ruebush Hall, Room 148. The chorus is open to all SU students and employees who enjoy singing. Contact Dr. J. Thomas Mitts at tmitts@su.edu

Start: September 22, 2014 7:15 pm
End: September 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Ruebush Hall
Address:
620 MILLWOOD AVE., Winchester, VA, 22601, United States

September 25, 2014

Information Session About Bi-Weekly Payroll

Information Session About Bi-Weekly Payroll is at 10 a.m. in Wilkins Building, Wilkins Conference Room. All salaried employees are invited to learn about change from 24 semi-monthly to 26 bi-weekly pay periods that begins in October. Visit the Payroll Organization site on Blackboard, or contact Payroll Manager Beth Wilson at payroll@su.edu

Start: September 25, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 25, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Wilkins Conference Room, Wilkins Administration Building
Address:
1421 L. P. HILL DR., Winchester, VA, 22601, United States

September 26, 2014

Celebración of Winchester

Celebración of Winchester, a Hispanic Heritage Month festival, includes food vendors, traditional dances from various countries, music throughout the day, impromptu Latin dancing lessons for anyone interested, a “Salsa Tasting” for restaurants that vie for the title “Best Salsa in Winchester,” music by Alegria Musical de Mexico, a favorite local Mexican band, and Tierra Firme, Winchester’s own Latin jazz band. Visit http://celebracionwinchester.com FREE

Date: September 26, 2014

Kappa Epsilon’s Bowling for Boobs

Kappa Epsilon’s Bowling for Boobs begins at 6 p.m. at Northside Lanes in Winchester. Join members of Kappa Epsilon Pharmaceutical Fraternity and bowl for a cure! General admission is $15 and includes shoe rental and three games. Help raise money so local breast cancer survivors can attend KE’s Annual Breast Cancer Survivor Dinner free of charge. A portion of the proceeds also goes to the Young Survival Coalition. Sign up as a team by Sept. 12 and get general admission plus T-shirts. You may also purchase tickets and merchandise (T-shirts, breast cancer awareness flip flops, and wristbands) at the venue as well. For team cost or more information, contact student Michelle Nugent at mnugent13@su.edu

Start: September 26, 2014 6:00 pm
End: September 26, 2014 8:00 pm
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