Kicking off the Holiday Season
November news and events for all ages
Christmas Parade Participants
We are seeking families interested in walking and participating in the Warrenton and Bealeton Christmas Parades with us.
Interest in Assisting Seniors and Families This Christmas?
We have sponsored some local senior citizens and several families for Christmas. Those interested in participating in helping others this season,please email us at Families4Fauquier@gmail.com.
Operation Snowman is now underway. We are looking for homemade sock snowman to be delivered during December and January to those who could use good cheer within our community!
F4F Painted Rocks Club
Join the F4F Painted Rocks Club page on Facebook and help us grow our community rock garden at the WARF.
We will be participating with the Fauquier County Parks and Recreation Jingle Jog on January 1, 2018. Familes 4 Fauquier will receive 100 percent of your registration fee from those that registered under us as their nonprofit of choice. Thank you for joining and supporting us!
Sunday, November 5 – Annual Hero’s Christmas Containers for Veterans from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Please join us at Earth, Glaze and Fire to make our Annual Hero’s Christmas containers for our Veterans and their family members served at Walter Reed Medical Facility. We are seeking the following donations: chapstick, stamps, holiday ribbon, patriotic and holiday stickers, and individually wrapped candies. Visit our website for additional information about this project.
Saturday, November 11 – Operation Christmas Child beginning at 11 a.m.
Help us collect and pack shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. These boxed will benefit children around the globe. Together we can help put a smile on a child’s face this Christmas season. We are also collecting completed shoeboxes, as well as small toys to fill up boxes. We are excited to announce that Anita Sadlack of State Farm Insurance is kindly sponsoring the event location for us. Donations may be dropped off at Anita’s office or at Edward Jones in Old Town Warrenton. The packing party will be held at 14540 John Marshall Hwy, Gainesville, Virginia.
First Friday Scarecrow Competition Winners – Main Street in Old Town Warrenton
RoZy picks winner: Crescendo Music and Hartman Jewelers/Team Sparkle
Scariest winner: Francis Fauquier Garden Club
Funniest winner: PuroClean
Most historic: Fauquier Parks & Recreation
Best use of business: Crescendo Music