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September 2015 Sunday Supper Club Meeting

Please join us this Sunday, September 20, at 5:30, for our quarterly meeting. As always, it will be a potluck supper, and will be at the home of Penny Perry and Chris Bonner. Since we are now a mostly social … Continue reading

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“A Place at the Table”: An Interfaith Event on Ending Hunger

The Northern Piedmont Chapter of the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy and Germanna Presents! invite you for an afternoon of information and inspiration as we seek to end hunger in our community. This event will challenge stereotypes, provide education … Continue reading

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Sunday Supper Club Meeting this Sunday, June 14, 2015

The Sunday Supper Club will meet this Sunday, June 14 2015 at Whitney Petrilli’s house at 5:30pm.  The speaker will be Sarah Yakel, the Executive Director of Leadership Fauquier (www.leadershipfauquier.org).

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SSC – September Meeting

September 14, 2014 Our speaker will be Andrew Patrick of Virginians for Responsible Guns Laws (VRGL). He will talk about what VRGL is, how they were  founded, and what they hope to accomplish, including Universal Background Checks on all gun … Continue reading

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Summer Hiatus

Due to the lack of a host for June and the problem of conflicting summer schedules, we will not have meetings in June, July, and August. Please check back for information on our fall schedule.

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SSC – March Meeting

March 9, 2014 This meeting will be held at the home of Jim and Lynn Chinnis, 29 Brookshire Drive, Warrenton. Our speaker will be Laurel Schaepmann of CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children, which has recently expanded into Fauquier County. … Continue reading

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SSC – February Meeting

February 9, 2014 We will meet at the home of Whitney Petrelli,  7122 Baldwin Ridge Road, Warrenton Our speaker will be Maggi MacQuilliam of the Piedmont Environmental Council. Maggi is a native of Fauquier County where she grew up on … Continue reading

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SSC December Meeting Cancelled

In view of the dismal weather forecast, we have decided to cancel the holiday gathering scheduled for December 8.

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SSC November Meeting

November 10, 2013 We will meet at the home of Whitney Petrelli,  7122 Baldwin Ridge Road, Warrenton We are pleased to welcome Brian Roeder who will be speaking on the two topics described below. Winery ordinance.  After almost a decade … Continue reading

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SSC September meeting

September 8, 2013 We’re excited to welcome longtime SSC “member” Michael Rainger as our guest speaker. Michael will be talking about the new,Fauquier -based volunteer organization, the Energized Research- Learning Institute (www.ER-LI.com). Launch day for the organization was Earth Day, … Continue reading

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SSC October Meeting

October 13, 2013 This meeting will be held at the Marshall Community Center Representatives from Fauquier Hospital will speak to us about the merger with for-profit corporation LifePoint Hospitals, Inc.

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No Meetings July and August

Due to various vacation schedules, we have decided not to have July or August meetings. Please check back for information on our September and later meetings.

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SSC June Meeting

June 9, 2013 We will meet at Dondoric Farm, home of longtime SSC member, Bob Swick. 5098 Dondoric Farms Road, The Plains, Virignia. Our speaker will be Lee Owsley of Latitudes Fair Trade Store in Warrenton, whose talk has been … Continue reading

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SSC April Meeting Cancelled

Our scheduled April speaker, Lee Owsley of Latitudes Fair Trade Store in Warrenton, has had an unexpected conflict and has been rescheduled to June.

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AILA – National Day of Action April 11

This was sent by Donusia Lipinski a local immigration lawyer and our March speaker. Please email Donusia if you plan to attend. There is some speculation that a comprehensive immigration bill may be introduced when the Senate and House come … Continue reading

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Immigration Reform – Information and Action

Thanks to Donuisa Lipinski, we had an very interesting and informative presentation on Immigration Reform at our March meeting. Donna has provided a link to the American Immigration Lawyers Association . The website has information about the issues and links … Continue reading

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SSC March Meeting

March 10, 2013 We will meet at the home of Jim and Lynn Chinnis, 29 Brookshire Drive, Warrenton Our speaker this month will be Donusia Lipinski- immigration lawyer and founder of Blue Ridge Immigration in Warrenton, VA Donusia has graciously … Continue reading

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SSC February Meeting

February 10, 2013 We will meet at the home of Jim and Lynn Chinnis, 29 Brookshire Drive, Warrenton Our speaker will be Stuart Baker, who will provide some insights on how to complete successful construction projects. Stuart is a long … Continue reading

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SSC December Meeting

December 9, 2012 We will meet at the home of Carolyn and Joe Wysocki, 2573 Wildwood Circle, Amissville, VA. Starting at 5:00 rather than the usual 5:30 This year we’re continuing our one year tradition of having our December meeting … Continue reading

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SSC November Meeting

November 11, 2012 We will meet at the home of Whitney Petrelli We are excited to welcome Colin Davis, executive director of Transitional Housing BARN Inc., in Bristow, as our guest speaker.  This non-profit provides temporary housing and supportive services … Continue reading

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