Information provided by:
Culpeper County Public Schools
· Monday, May 30, 2016 – No School for Staff – Memorial Day Holiday.
· Tuesday, May 31, 2016 – Teacher Workday.
· Thursday, June 2, 2016 – Culpeper County School Board, Administration Committee Meeting, School Board Office, 450 Radio Lane, 3:00 p.m.
· Friday, June 3, 2016 – VSBA School Law Conference, Charlottesville, VA.
· Wednesday, June 8, 2016 – Culpeper County School Board, Capital Planning Committee Meeting, School Board Office, 450 Radio Lane, 8:30 a.m.
According to an article dated May 25, 2016, in the Culpeper Times, an exchange “safe zone” has been created in Culpeper. You can read the article at this link: http://culpepertimes.com/2016/05/25/safe-trade-zone-created-at-culpeper-town-police-station/156735/
Last year, Culpeper County was awarded a $75,000 planning grant for rural broadband expansion from the State of Virginia. There is an online survey that the State of Virginia has set up to help determine the Internet needs of rural areas. That survey can be found at this link:
At this time, the editor of this newsletter is not certain if Culpeper County’s plans, but according to an article in the Culpeper Star-Exponent, dated December 11, 2015, Culpeper County Administrator Ernie Hoch said they would launch a planning effort for broadband expansion in Culpeper in the near future.
The Rappahannock Animal Welfare League, located in Amissville, VA (right next-door to Jeffersonton!) is having an electronic recycling fund-raising drive. Proceeds to benefit the Rappahannock Animal Welfare League. The following information about the drive was obtained from the RAWL’s Facebook page:
9am – 1pm on May 28th
Bring your old computers, cell phones & other electronic equipment to be recycled. RAWL receives funds, the electronic components are recycled, it all stays out of landfills & it’s tax-deductible! Everybody wins!
What we want:
Computers, Laptops & Computer Parts
Cell Phones, Cordless Phones, Home Phones
Fax Machines, Printers, Scanners, Copiers*
Game Consoles (Play Stations, Nintendo, Sega, X-box, etc)
Any internal or external wiring
DVD, VHS & Other Media Players
Radios, CD Players, MP3 Players, Car Stereos
All internal Computer Parts (Motherboards, Heat Sinks, Etc)
Keyboard & Mouse
Flat Screen Computer Monitors
What we can’t take:
CRT Monitors & TVs
Flat Screen TV’s
*All floor model copiers
Can’t make it on Saturday the 28th?
We’ll have a drop location at the shelter ONLY during shelter hours the week leading up to the event.
May 23 – 27, 7:30 AM – 1 PM, (Closed Wednesday)
For more information about RAWL, please visit their website at: http://www.rawldogs.org/home.html