PLAY TIME Recreation Newsletter March 2009
P.O. Box 369 • Rustburg, VA 24588 •(434) 332-9570 • (434) 283-9570 • (434) 592-9570
Campbell County Easter Egg Hunts
Saturday, April 4, 2009
10:00 a.m. at Timbrook Park
1:00 p.m. at Community Park
Join us for an Easter “Egg-spedition!” Boys and girls ages 1 to 10 can “egg-spect” hidden
treasures in every egg! Kids can meet Mr. & Mrs. E. Bunny, so parents—be sure to bring your
cameras! You won’t want to miss the “egg-strordinary” opportunities at this event!
To ensure that prizes are available for all participants, pre-registration is mandatory. Please call
Beth at (434) 332-9570, 592-9570, or 283-9570 to register.
Campbell County Recreation
Heads Up- Department is pleased to host the
A Look at Upcoming Special Events Challenger British Soccer Camp.
This camp, for children ages 3 to
Altavista Early-Bird Fundraiser 16, focuses on key techniques
Saturday, March 28, 2009 and technical components, while
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
encouraging participants to
Booker Building, Altavista
develop respect, responsibility,
Baked goods, crafts, entertainment and more! This fundraiser, integrity, leadership.
sponsored by the Altavista Senior Center, has something for
everyone! July 6-10, 2009
Tables may be reserved by the public for $10.00 per table. Abbott Duncan Fields, Rustburg
Please call Karen or Sandy at (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or (Age groups to be determined at the time of camp.)
592-9570 for more details. Programs (with ages) Available:
First Kicks (3-4) $63.00
Campbell County Art Show 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 9, 2009
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Mini Soccer (4-6) $79.00
Historic Courthouse Square, Rustburg 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
This special event provides a peaceful setting that allows
artists of all media to showcase and sell their work. Player Development (6-9) $105.00
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Food and craft items will also be available for purchase on-
site. Artwork may be submitted for judging by requesting an Player Development (10-16) $105.00
application. 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Space is limited, so please call Beth at (434) 332-9570, Please come by our office to pick up a registration
283-9570, or 592-9570 for more information, or to register. form, or visit the British Soccer Camp website on the
internet at: www.challengersports.com.
Visit us on the World Wide Web: www.campbellcountyva.gov
Athletics & Park Updates
For more information, call Jay Ratcliffe, (434) 332-9682.
Men’s Softball Get Up & Get Moving!
Organizational Meeting & Registration Exercise Programs Coming Soon
The Men’s Softball Organizational Meeting will be held: Beat the Blahs!
March 26, 2009 Join our
Campbell County Recreation Dept., Rustburg
Leagues Offered: Church & Independent
Fees: $375.00 per team* ($100.00 refundable forfeit)
*Fee includes softballs, provided by Campbell Co. When: Mondays & Tuesdays beginning in April 6
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Entry Dates: March 2 - 20 Where: Liberty Track
Why: To socialize and exercise!
Registration is on a first come, first serve basis
The group will meet at Dave’s Place; parking
Team Limits: 10 Teams - Independent available in Lot #3.
6 Teams - Church
Play Days: Church - Mon. Would you rather Bike away
Independent - Tues. & Thurs. the blahs? Join our Biking
Start Dates: Church - Mon., April 6
Independent - Tues., April 7
When: April 25, 2009
League rosters must accompany league fees. To qualify to play in Where: It’s a surprise!
Why: To Socialize and
this league, at least one half (1/2) of the team members must live or Bike-ercise!
work in Campbell County.
For more information, or to register for these programs, please For more details on either of these programs,
contact Jay Ratcliffe at (434) 332-9682. please call us at (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or
Youth & Adult Karate Classes
Campbell County School of Karate Challenger League
Students taking the classes listed below can take a single session or
they can continue on until they reach higher belt ranks. Registration To
Begin in March
Class fee: $35.00/per student 6 years and up per 5-week session.
Class fees are due at the time of registration. Current students Campbell County Recreation Department is
MUST register for the upcoming session by the last class date of the pleased to sponsor the Yellow Branch Chal-
current session or come by the office to register for upcoming lenger League. This league is a volunteer
program specifically for individuals ages 6
classes. New students must register at the Recreation office.
and up, who are developmental and/or
Please note - If your name does not appear on the class roll, physically challenged.
you will not be admitted in class. This program inspires individual athletic
strength encouraging players to develop
Rustburg Middle School
friendships in a family oriented setting.
Instructors: Dana Hamlette Hogan & Rufus Rice The Spring Schedule begins Tuesday,
Class Days: Tues. & Thurs. 6:00 p.m. - Under-belt; 6:45 p.m. - Upper-belt March 31, so registrations must be received
Sessions: *April 7 - May 7, 2009 by Wednesday, March 11. The team plays
*May 12 - June 11, 2009 each Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 -
8:00 p.m. at the Yellow Branch Elementary
Tomahawk Elementary School
Instructors: Ronnie Scott & John Pascale For more details, including registration fees
Class Days: Tues., 6:30 p.m. & Sun., 2:00 p.m. and schedules, please contact Bettie Jo
Sessions: *March 31 - May 3, 2009 Shrum, Manager, at (434)821-2187.
*March 5 - June 7, 2009
*Please note: The above dates are subject to change due to weather or school functions.
Cultural Arts Classes
For more information, call Beth Worth, (434) 332-9570
Kids Create Beginning Watercolor with Lynn
Join Lynn Halsey and learn watercolor
Campbell County Social Services…
Keeping People Connected
Arts, Crafts, and Music Programs techniques, washes, wet-on-wet, and glazing
methods. Paint a variety of subjects with
Kids’ Craft Parties for ages 6 and up emphasis on spring landscapes and flowers.
Join Ms. Beth for cool crafts and giggle-filled Saturday, April 25
games! Students will enjoy making two 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. April 16, 2009
crafts, and snack will be provided. Rustburg area Heritage Baptist Church
St. Patrick’s Day Craft Party Fee: $50.00 (call for supply list)
Monday, March 9 One Stroke Painting with Pam Presented by:
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Coalition for Strengthening Youth
Rustburg area Join instructor Pam Gillespie and learn the
Donna Dewberry method of acrylic painting. What is Real World Central Virginia?
Spring Goldfinches ♦ A one-day simulation of the real world
Easter Craft Party
Saturday, March 7 that concretely addresses education and
Monday, April 6
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. employment decisions youth make in
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
combination with lifestyle choices.
Rustburg area Flower of the Month—Daffodils
Fee: $8.00 Thursday, March 12 ♦ Based on the belief that exposing youth
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. to better options will enable them to
Duct Tape Bag - Girls ages 11 and up make better decisions.
Cottage Garden Birdhouse Target Audience:
Express your creativity and make a neat tote
Saturday, March 21
bag using a variety of vivid colors such as hot
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. ♦ Youth in the Region 2000 who are 14-21
pink, lilac, green, blue, red, orange, black, currently in foster care, group homes or
white, and silver. This program is offered in Bunny with Tulips prevention programs or who are at-risk
cooperation with the Girl Scouts. All girls are Thursday, March 26 and in need of independent living skills
invited to attend. 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. training.
Monday, March 2 All classes are held in the Rustburg area Goals:
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Fees: $27.00 per class (supplies included) ♦ Provide information on how to make
Rustburg area daily responsible, financial decisions
Fee: $10.00 (call for supply list)
Painting with Christine Smith
Join Christine and create a beautiful painting necessary for adult life, including
Oil Pastels for Teens ages 11 and up using water-soluble oils and acrylic paints. creating educational and career plans,
learning the basics of getting and
Create your own oil pastel “painting” in the January Make-up - “Sleigh Ride” keeping a job and locating appropriate
style of Georgia O’Keefe. You will draw a Monday, March 9 housing.
real flower from the flowers that are provided, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
or feel free to bring your own! ♦ Enable youth from similar situations to
“Garden Retreat” share their future dreams/goals and
Saturday, March 28 Tuesday, March 31 ideas.
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Rustburg area ♦ Teach youth the life skills necessary to
“Point Montera Light” reach their goals.
Fee: $20.00 (call for supply list) Tuesday, April 28 Program content includes:
Start with Art 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
All classes are held in the Rustburg area
♦ Seminars on banking, budgeting,
Arts, Craft, & Dance Classes for Adults insurance, and interviewing.
Fees: $62.00 per class
(Students must bring paper towels) ♦ A Real World “fair” that enables
Line Dancing with Linda Parker participants to experience real life
Join Linda to learn the newest dance steps Bob Ross Painting with Ed Gowen situations based on an assigned
and get a great workout at the same time! Join Ed and create a gorgeous landscape occupation and its salary. The challenge
utilizing the methods of renowned painter, will be to develop a budget based on
Mondays, March 9 - March 30 Bob Ross. everyday needs and wants while also
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
“Babbling Brook” responding to situational crises.
Fees: $30.00 individual Saturday, April 18 ♦ Opportunity for discussion, re-evaluating
$55.00 couple 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. decisions and processing information
Rustburg Area learned.
Van Gogh’s Garden Fee: $62.00 (call for supply list)
Let instructor Lynn Halsey guide you step by For more information, please contact:
step through a spring watercolor inspired by
the Impressionists. Special focus will be
PLEASE NOTE Jennifer Hooper, (540)586-7750, ext. 2257,
made on the artwork of Van Gogh, Renoir All Cultural Arts program participants
and Monet. MUST REGISTER at least 3 days prior to Dana Wright, 434-455-5795,
the class start date. Details regarding email@example.com; or
Saturday, March 14 course locations and directions will be
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Shannon Carhart, 434-332-9764,
provided with registration packets.
Brookville area firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fee: $57.00 (call for supply list) Thank you for your understanding!
For more information, call Sandy Becton, (434) 332-9570
Altavista Friendship Senior Center Wednesday, March 25 10:15-11:00 a.m. - Devotions, Reports, Calendars
Lane Mem. United Methodist Church 9:00-10:00 a.m. Exercise Class, Day Trip! 11:00-11:45 a.m. - Wii Training with Karen
1201 Bedford Avenue, Altavista 11:45 a.m. - Lunch out at Doc’s Diner
Mondays, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Gladys Good timers
Gladys Community Center Timberlake Sunny Side Seniors
Every Monday - Line Dancing 135 Long Island Rd., Gladys Grace Church
10:00- 11:00 a.m. at YMCA Thursdays, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 21129 Timberlake Road, Lynchburg
Every Tuesday - Breakfast Bingo Coordinator: Karen Montgomery Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. at McDonalds—Bring a friend! Coordinator: Brenda Walsh
Thursday, March 5
Monday, March 2 2:30 p.m. - McGurk House Tuesday, March 3
Please note: All items for Food Baskets are due Devotions by Betty Jean Prine, Business Meeting, Think
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. - Sing-A-Long, and Pot Luck Lunch Tuesday, March 10 Green Craft, Birthday Celebration, Covered Dish
11:15 a.m. Digital Conversion Presentation Luncheon
Monday, March 9 Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Devotion by Team #2, Wii Training **All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend** Tuesday, March 10
12:00-12:30 p.m. - Special Guest, Dr. Julian Fields, DDS 11:15 a.m. - Digital Conversion Presentation
Thursday, March 12 Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg
Tuesday, March 10 2:30 p.m. - Carriage Hill (depart Gladys at 1:15 p.m.) **All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend**
11:15 a.m. Digital Conversion Presentation, Haberer
Building (lower level), Rustburg Thursday, March 19 Tuesday, March 17
**All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend** 2:30 p.m. - Hillcrest Devotions by Brenda Walsh, Manicures by Janet, Lunch
Thursday, March 26 (Think Green!)
Monday, March 16
11:30 a.m.- Devotion by Team #3, Presentation entitled: 2:30 p.m. - The Carrington Tuesday, March 24
“Spring to your Senses” Gladys-Long Island Friendly Faces Devotions, Learn how to make your own cleaning prod-
Please note: Spring Flowers Scavenger Hunt Day! The Serenade Center ucts, Show-n-tell by Betty Jean Prine, Wii Game time with
3070 Long Island Rd., Gladys Karen, Lunch
Tuesday, March 17
10:30 a.m. - XYZ Band visits Lynchburg Rehab. Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 31
Coordinator: Sandy Becton Day Trip!
Monday, March 23
11:30 a.m. - Devotion by Team #4, Memory Match Game Wednesday, March 4 TIMBERLAKE LINE-DANCERS
12:30 p.m. - Presentation by Dottie 10:00-10:15 a.m. - Fellowship & Devotion by March Group Waterlick Moose Family Center
10:15-10:45 a.m. - Group Exercise Program 934 Waterlick Rd., Lynchburg
Monday, March 30 10:45-11:00 a.m. - Announcements, Calendar, Reports Tuesdays, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - Devotion by Team #1, Spring Trivia, 11:00-11:30 a.m. - Cheryl Carpenter presents an update Coordinator: Brenda Walsh
Scavenger Hunt on Medicare
FYI - Sat., March 28 - Fundraiser - 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 10 Join Jim Harlow, Sr. and learn fun footwork!
11:15 a.m. Digital Conversion Presentation
Brookneal Young At Hearts Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Square Dancing
Brookneal Community Center **All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend** 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Line Dancing
239 Main Street, Brookneal
Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 11 Timberlake B-I-N-G-O’ers
Coordinator: Debby Snell 10:00-10:15 a.m. - Fellowship & Devotion by March Group McDonalds, Timberlake Road
10:15-10:45 a.m. - Group Exercise Program Thursdays, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Wednesday, March 4 10:45-11:00 a.m. - Announcements, Calendar, Reports Coordinator: Karen Montgomery
Game Day, Soup Surprise for Lunch - Everyone bring in 11:00-11:30 a.m. - Albert Billingsley presents, “Medicare/
something pre-cooked to add to our pot, Afternoon Games Medicaid Info” 8:30 a.m. - Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Fun begins! Bring A Friend!
Tuesday, March 10 Wednesday, March 18
11:15 a.m. Digital Conversion Presentation 10:00-10:15 a.m. - Fellowship & Devotion by March Group
Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg 10:15-10:45 a.m. - Group Exercise Program AARP Mature
**All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend** 10:45-11:00 a.m. - Announcements, Calendar, Reports Driving Class
Wednesday, March 11 11:00-11:30 a.m. - Presentation by Cindy entitled:
Brown Bag Auction, Covered Dish Lunch, Afternoon “Strengthen Your Brain!”
Games 11:30-12:00 noon - March Birthday Lunch May 21 and 22, 2009
Wednesday, March 18 Wednesday, March 25
St. Paddy’s Day Celebration, Baked Potato Lunch w/ 10:00-10:15 a.m. - Fellowship & Devotion by March Group 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
toppings & salad, Pot scrubber craft, Afternoon Games 10:15-11:45 a.m. - Group Exercise Program
11:00 a.m. - Movie & Snack - “The Secret Life of Bees” Campbell County Recreation Department
Wednesday, March 25
Rustburg Seniors on the Go
Fee: $12.00 for AARP members;
Special Presentation on Home Safety by Sheriff’s Dept.,
Covered Dish Lunch, Birthday Celebration, Afternoon Rustburg Presbyterian Church $14.00 for non members
Games 681 Village Highway, Rustburg, VA
Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Concord Happy Hearts Coordinator: Sandy Becton Learn some safe driving tips! You may
Concord Community Center
327 Midget Farm Rd., Concord Tuesday, March 3 qualify for a discount through your
Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 9:30-10:15 a.m. - Exercise Program & Cool Down insurance company if you take the
10:15-11:00 a.m. - Devotions, Reports, Calendars
Coordinator: Brenda Walsh
11:15 a.m. - Digital Conversion Presentation
course. Please call Karen or Sandy at
Wednesday, March 4 Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg (434) 332-9570, 283-9570, or 592-9570
9:00-10:00 a.m. Exercise Class, Devotion by Marion
Litchford, Business Meeting, Spring Craft, Covered Dish
**All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend** for more details, or to register.
Lunch Tuesday, March 10
9:30-10:15 a.m. - Exercise Program & Cool Down DID YOU KNOW YOU CAN APPLY
Tuesday, March 10
11:15 a.m. Digital Conversion Presentation
10:15-11:00 a.m. - Devotions, Reports, Calendars FOR SOCIAL SECURITY ONLINE?
11:00-12:30 a.m. - History of Oatmeal, Trivia &
Haberer Building (lower level), Rustburg
**All seniors are requested to attend - Invite a friend**
Handwriting Contest To meet the needs of millions of
Wednesday, March 11
DON’T FORGET - Sat., March 14 - Maple Festival baby-boomers who are becoming
9:00-10:00 a.m. Exercise Class, Devotion by Sterling Tuck, Tuesday, March 24 eligible at a rate of 10,000 a day for
9:30-10:15 a.m. - Exercise Program & Cool Down
Manicures by Janet, Presentation on “Going Green” by
10:15-11:00 a.m. - Devotions, Reports, Calendars
the next 20 years, Social Security has
Diane Dodd Wii Training, Lunch
11:00-12:30 a.m. - Presentation by Cindy entitled: a new online retirement application.
Wednesday, March 18
9:00-10:00 a.m. Exercise Class, Devotion by Norma Jean
“Strengthen Your Brain!” Visit the Retire Online site at:
Booth, Show and tell by Brenda Walsh, Health Talk on Tuesday, March 31
Colon Screening, Lunch 9:30-10:15 a.m. - Exercise Program & Cool Down www.ssa.gov/planners/about.htm
Trips & Excursions
For more information, call Stephanie or Karen at (434) 332-9570.
LAST CALL FOR D.C.! Foxwoods, Cape Cod &
Cherry Blossoms Lunch Cruise
April 4 September 27-October 2
(*based on the per person rate) (*based on the per person rate)
This trip is almost at capacity!
Six days and five nights to enjoy the nature,
Join us for an afternoon in
beauty and culture of Cape Cod & Martha’s Vineyard, & Nantucket!
beautiful, historic Washington
D.C., just in time to see the Your trip package includes:
gorgeous cherry blossoms. *Motorcoach Transportation
Your trip package includes: *Snacks & Beverages en route
*1 night stay at the Great Cedar Hotel at Foxwoods Resort Casino
*Motorcoach Transportation *4 nights accommodations on Cape Cod & on the return trip home
*Snacks & Beverages en route * Round Trip Luggage Handling
*Walking Tour of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall
*4 Full Breakfasts, 3 Dinners, 1 Lobster Dinner
* An on the water view of D.C.’s Cherry Blossoms
*Lunch aboard the Spirit of Washington (all taxes & gratuities included)
*Guided tour to the Island of Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket
Reserve your space quickly! Call us today! *Island tour of Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket
*Guided Tour to Provincetown, Hyannis & Sandwich
Atlanta, Georgia *Whale Watch Excursion
City Lights, Southern Nights & Brave Fever! *Visit to the Sandwich Glass Museum, & the John F. Kennedy Museum
June 23-25 A payment plan is available, call Sandy or Karen for details.
(*based on the per person rate)
THIS TRIP IS OUTTA’ THE PARK!
Georgia, Georgia… on our minds! Be our Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox
guest for an excursion jam-packed with
southern hospitality! at Legendary Camden Yards
Your trip package includes:
August 2, 2009
*Snacks & Beverages en route Fee: $99.00 per person
*Two nights hotel accommodations + breakfast $45.00 deposit due by June 16
*Tour of Stone Mountain Park
*Visit Crossroads Village & Attractions
*Visit to the Georgia Aquarium Your package includes:
*Visit to the New World of Coca Cola *Motorcoach Transportation
*Tour of CNN
*Dinner at Mary Mac’s Tea Room & Mountain View *Snacks & beverages en-route
A Major League Baseball Game at Turner Field—
*Lower Level Ticket—GREAT VALUE!
Yankees vs. Braves!
Payment plan available, so call Sandy or The game begins at 1:35 p.m., so you’ll have time to tour
Karen to reserve your seat today! the Inner Harbor before the game starts.
Reserve your space now! Call us today!
Fall Shopping Trip to Prime Fall Foliage Train Trip
Outlets in Williamsburg! We are currently polling the public for citizen
interest in this trip. If you are interested,
please call Sandy or Karen and we will
More details to come! forward you information as it becomes
Campbell County 4-H Summer Camp Help us GO GREEN!
Registration Receive your
Saturday, March 14, 2009 via e-mail!
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (or until camp is full)
CCRD is Going Green! If you’d
Campbell County Extension Office, Rustburg like to help us in this endeavor,
and receive your newsletter via
Experience the 2009 Campbell County 4-H Summer Camp, July 20-24, 2009. Spend a week e-mail, please let us know!
camping and taking a variety of interactive classes at the beautiful Holiday Lake 4-H Center in
Appomattox, VA. Camp is limited to 200 campers. 4-H Camp would not be possible without Drop us a note with your name,
the help of adult volunteers. If you are interested in becoming an Adult Volunteer, please call address, and e-mail at:
us to request an application. You may contact Elizabeth Narehood by phone at
(434) 332-9538, or via e-mail: e-mail email@example.com. Thank you!
Campbell 4-H Clover Club Art Show We value your input.
If you have a suggestion or questions
The Campbell County 4-H Clover Club is hosting an art show regarding County services,
please mail written comments to:
for area youth. This show is designed for children ages 5-18,
Office of the County Administrator
to showcase their artistic abilities to the community. It will P.O. Box 100
Rustburg, VA 24588
be held at Living Word Baptist Church on March 21st
or email us at:
from 11:00 - 4:00. Registration fees are a $1.50 per entry, all Administration@co.campbell.va.us
registrations must be postmarked by March 10th. Please Your comments are greatly appreciated.
contact Dawn Cowart for registration information at Governing With Vision to be the most
(434)821-2727or firstname.lastname@example.org. collaborative, professional,
value-driven locality in Virginia.
Rustburg, VA 24588
P.O. Box 369
Campbell County Recreation Department
Rustburg, VA 24588
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