CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Wednesday, Nov. 18

7 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Zoom talk, “What’s in Your Water (The Impact of Chemical Pollution),” by Joe Dinardo, sponsored by Rockbridge Area Conservation Council; register on RACC Calendar page at rockbridgeconservation. org.

Saturday, Nov. 21

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Drivethru to purchase a Goad’s Classic Cruise-in car raffle ticket, $20 each, first prize is a 2019 Ford F-150, second prize is a 2019 Chevy Trax, winners will be drawn on Dec. 1, all proceeds benefit Rockbridge Area Hospice; tickets can also be purchased online at www.goadsclassiccruisein. com.

Thursday, Nov. 26

9 a.m. – Gobble Wobble 5K, Maury River Middle School, visit website to register by Nov. 22; virtual event registration also available.

Friday, Nov. 27

Friday, Nov. 27 5:30 p.m. – Virtual Lexington candlelight processional and tree lighting, pre-recorded video to air on Main Street Lexington’s Facebook page.

Monday, Nov. 30

8 p.m. – Concert, Washington and Lee University to present a virtual performance of the Choral Ensemble, free to view online at http://livestream.com/wlu.

Tuesday, Dec. 1

8 p.m. – Concert, Washington and Lee University to present a virtual performance of the Instrumental Ensemble free to view online at www.livestream.com/wlu.

Friday, Dec. 11

Noon to 5 p.m. – Blood drive, Lexington Baptist Church; call (800) Red Cross or visit RedCross-Blood.org and enter 257 to schedule an appointment.

Ongoing Events

Mondays

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Food pantry, Stone Church of the Brethren, 2164 For est Ave., Buena Vista; call 261-6946 to make appointment to pick up food; pantry open same hours Tuesday through Friday.

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – RARA food pantry, drivethru model, 350 Spotswood Drive, Lexington.

6:30 to 8:30 p.m. – Bridge To Hope Pantry, drive-thru model, 2155 Sycamore Ave., Buena Vista.

Tuesdays

10 a.m. to noon – Buena Vista Food Bank, 1533 Sycamore Ave.

2 to 3 p.m. – Gospel Way pantry, drive-thru model, 109 Henry St., Lexington.

Wednesdays

8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Lexington Farmers Market, McCrums parking lot.

8-9 a.m. - Glasgow-Natural Bridge Men’s Prayer Breakfast, every other Wednesday at Faith Baptist Church, 15 Faith Baptist Circle, Arnolds Valley Road, Natural Bridge Station, open to all and non-denominational, breakfast will be served.

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – RARA food pantry, drivethru model.

Thursdays

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (third Thursdays only) – Natural Bridge/Glasgow pantry, 735 McCullough St., Glasgow

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – RARA food pantry, drivethru model.

Saturdays

9 to 11 a.m. (first, second and fourth Thursdays) - Natural Bridge/Glasgow pantry, 735 McCullough St., Glasgow.

9 to noon – (first and third Saturdays) Community Closet at Christ Episcopal Church, 2262 Walnut Ave., Buena Vista; masks required.

10 a.m. to noon – RARA food pantry, drivethru model.

Editor’s note: The above events are taking place every week in the Rockbridge area. If your group has restarted weekly activities, send us an email with the information, to editor@thenews-gazette.com.

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