Fauquier Economic Summit
8 a.m. at the Airlie Pavilion. With this year’s focus on tourist attractions, the Fauquier Chamber of Commerce is encouraging forward thinkers involved in development, real estate, investments, finance, aviation, tourism, industry, commerce, engineering, technology, education, and civic organizations to attend. With featured speakers Jason El Koubi, Executive Vice President at the Virginia Economic Development Partnership and Tyler Carroll, Business Development Specialist at the Virginia Tourism Corporation. Admission is $20. email@example.com or 540/347-4414.
Jonathan Austin Magic & Juggling
10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the Culpeper Library as part of Summer Reading. Seating is first come, first served for this free program.
How to Research Your Local Ancestors
11 a.m. at the Culpeper Library withLocal History Specialist Julie Bushong. This classes will look at a selection of Virginia record groups useful for genealogical research including tax and land records, and court chancery files, which can show how your ancestors lived here in Virginia.
12:15 p.m. Thursdays at Amissville United Methodist Church, 14760 Lee Highway in Amissville.
Creating a Butterfly Habitat
1:45 p.m. at Culpeper United Methodist Church on Oaklawn Drive featuring Janet Davis of Hill House Nursery presenting a program, “Creating a Butterfly Habitat from the Ground Up,” for the Culpeper Garden Club. 540/937-3545.
Drive Thru Prayer
5 to 7 p.m. at Reformation Lutheran Church, 601 Madison Rd. in the town of Culpeper. All people of all ages are invited to come in their vehicle or on foot for personal prayer and anointing with oil, for persons interested.
Families Anonymous meeting
7 p.m. at Culpeper Baptist Church, 318 S. West St. in the town of Culpeper. Twelve-step program is for friends or family members of people with substance abuse disorders. 540/825-8192.
7:15 p.m. at the Culpeper County Library. Program is a leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group, providing tools based on the latest scientific research. 540/729-5754 or CulpeperSMART@gmail.com.
‘The Winning of Sally Temple’
8 p.m. in the Library of Congress Packard Theater, 19053 Mount Pony Rd. in Culpeper as part of the “Mostly Lost 8” film identification workshop. In this 1917 silent film, Lady Pamela’s inheritance is threatened by the arrival of the guardian who she has never met, so she hires beloved actress Sally Temple (Fannie Ward) to impersonate her. This lavish comedy-drama is directed by George Melford and also features Jack Dean, Walter Lang, Paul Weigel, and Horace Carpenter. With live musical accompaniment by Philip Carli.