TODAYVisit with the Jolly Old Elf
2 to 4 p.m. at the Culpeper VFW Post 2524, 12210 Sperryville Pike in Culpeper. Free. Refreshments will be served. 540/948-4661.
Holiday brass quintet concert
3 p.m. at Jewell Boxx, 201-A N. Main St. in downtown Culpeper featuring Dave Detwiler and other world class musicians performing classic and well-loved holiday pieces. Jewell Tone Music’s own chamber group will also be highlights. $15/adults, $10 for 12 and younger at jewellboxx.com.
Memorial Christmas Tree Lighting
5:45 p.m. in front of the Gordonsville Town Hall, Main Street in the town of Gordonsville. Carols, cocoa, dance performances, tree illumination and visits with Santa.
Mid-Day Lions Bingo
6:30 p.m. every Sunday at Pepper’s Grill on Madison Road in the town of Culpeper. Three progressives each night, $1,000 jackpot. 540/937-1730.
Piedmont Community Band rehearsal
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday nights in the Culpeper Baptist Church Worship Center. All who play a band instrument from middle school through adults are invited to join the band for its next exciting season.
Toddler Story Time
10:30 a.m. Mondays at the Culpeper Library. Fun and engaging lap-sit program to help children develop early literacy skills for kindergarten readiness. Stories, songs, puppets, and finger plays. Parents sit on the floor with their children in their laps, helping them to participate in the program. No registration necessary. Older siblings welcome to attend.
Offers free lunch for anyone 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in the Culpeper Presbyterian Fellowship Hall, 215 S. Main St. 540/825-8616.
Parks & Rec Commission special meeting
5 p.m. Culpeper Parks & Recreation Commission special meeting in the Economic Development Center, 803 S. Main St. for consideration of an initial draft of the town’s Parks & Greenways Master Plan.
Blue Ridge Chorale rehearsal
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at Culpeper Baptist Church, 318 South West St. The chorale has been performing locally for more than 50 years. C. Alexander Smith is director. brcsings.com or 540/219-8837.
Meets every Monday at 7 p.m. at The Refinery, 120 W. Culpeper St. in Culpeper. Christ-centered, 12-step program is for those struggling with addictions and family members who travel that journey with them. All are welcome. Volunteers needed. Restore@mountainviewcc.net.
7:30 p.m. every Monday at Amissville United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 14760 Lee Highway in Amissville.