SAVE THE DATE - BARREL OAK HOTEL
As a reminder, a public hearing has been scheduled for the hotel adjacent to the Barrel Oak Winery on Thursday, February 13th by the Fauquier County Board of Supervisors.
The meeting will begin at 6:30 pm and will be held in the Warren Green Meeting Room, 10 Hotel Street, Warrenton.
The FCPG urges Fauquier residents to attend the meeting and to take the opportunity to state your opposition in this project.
Please plan to arrive by 6.00 pm.
Further information will be shared closer to the date.
A VALENTINE CELEBRATION
Ari Isaacman-Beck and Gwem Krosnick will perform Feb 9 at Barton Oaks
The Community Music School of the Piedmont (CMSP) will present the acclaimed duo, violinist Ari Isaacman-Beck and cellist Gwen Krosnick at the school’s 13th annual Candlelight Concert Fundraiser on Sunday, February 9th at Barton Oaks in The Plains.
After a decade together, Mr. Isaacman-Beck and Ms. Krosnick bring a high-octane, exuberant musical style to the event. They have performed to audiences across the U.S., Europe, and Asia.
The dynamic duo is equally at home as recitalists or chamber musicians. Both are passionate advocates for music and enthusiastic educators.
Critics have declared: that “the duo strives to illuminate great music, old and new, and to make it come joyously alive – intellectually, emotionally, and viscerally – for every audience”.
Doors for the Candlelight Concert will open at 5 p.m. in the stunning ballroom at Barton Oaks, located at 2750 Landmark School Road. Prior to the concert, guests will be able to enjoy a glass of wine while viewing a
Continued Page 2
HOORAY FOR AL GRIFFIN
Photo by Douglas Lees
Best wishes and congratulations to our friend and neighbor, Al Griffin, on his recent election as president of the National Steeplechase Association based in Elkton, Maryland.
Many in the area know and will recognize Griffin who, along with Will Allison serve as the affable duo and colorful co-chairs of the Virginia Gold Cup scheduled this year on Saturday, May 2. The 2020 International Gold Cup is slated for Saturday, October 24, and both are held at Great Meadow in The Plains.