Kennifer bench

White flowers bloom behind the "Kennifer" memorial bench in a shady grove along Mountain Run in Yowell Meadow Park in this 2011 file photo. The bench remembers Ken and Jennifer Lewis, husband-wife flight attendants from Culpeper who died on the hijacked plan that smashed into the Pentagon Sept. 11. 


CCSB Capital Planning Committee meeting

8:30 a.m., Culpeper County School Board Capital Planning Meeting in the school board office, 450 Radio Lane.

Culpeper Remebers 9/11

Partnership of Bugles Across America and the Culpeper Minutemen SAR will include salutes and the playing of Taps at 8:46 a.m. in front of the firehouse on West Davis Street, 9:03 a.m. in front of the sheriff’s office on West Davis Street, 9:37 a.m. in the Wine Street Memorial Park and 10:03 a.m. at the intersection of Main and Davis Streets. After a moment of silence, Taps will be sounded for a fifth time. A verse from “America the Beautiful” will be played remembering all the innocent citizens who died on 9/11 followed by “Amazing Grace” in memory Ken and Jennifer Lewis, married flight attendants from Culpeper who died aboard American Flight 77 that struck the Pentagon on 9/11.

National Day of Service and Remembrance

9 to 11 a.m. at Culpeper National Cemetery in partnership with Carry the Load. Volunteers are asked to come out and help clean the hallowed grounds where the nation’s finest rest. Closed-toe shoes required for this volunteer work day at which work supplies will be provided.

Culpeper County Democratic Committee

9 a.m. to noon every Wednesday at 206 Main Street, Suite 302. The public and members are welcome to stop in for up-to-date information, campaign materials, activities participation, and membership forms. Original artwork by local artists is also for sale.

Silver Citizens Club

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays at the Culpeper County Library. 540/645-7189.

Culpeper Medical Center Farmer’s Market

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays outside the main entrance of the hospital on Sunset Lane featuring produce and goods from local vendors. The market will run every week through October 30.

Manna Ministry

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.

First responder prayer service & tribute

Noon in the courtyard of the Culpeper County Courthouse on West Davis Street.

Lego Club

4:45 to 5:45 p.m. at Culpeper Library for children old enough not to put Legos in their mouth. Children younger than 5 must be with an adult. Sign up in advance to come build with the library’s Legos.

One Village Prayer & Worship Night

5 to 7:30 p.m. at Tractor Supply Co. in Culpeper. Bring your own chair, friends and neighbors in support of the church coming together in unity. Event will begin with an hour of fellowship.

9-11 Remembrance Ceremony

6 p.m. at the Sept. 11 Memorial inside the Sumerduck Ruritan Club. (This is a change in meeting place due to the heat).

Culpeper Chess Club

6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Culpeper County Library. All ages and skill levels welcome. 540/727-0695 or

Revival service

7:30 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church in Amissville featuring special guests the Rev. Ludwell Brown Sr. and his choir and congregation from Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Haywood.

Call-In Bible Study

Beulah Baptist Church, 9297 Eggbornsville Rd. in Culpeper, hosts a call-in Bible study every Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:00 p.m. Free Dial-in 302/202-1118; access code 862090. For more information, email

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