Upcoming Fairfax Follies Planning Meeting to be Held at LFCC

For Immediate Release:
January 23, 2009

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will be holding an organizational meeting for the 30th annual Fairfax Follies variety show on Monday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m. The organizational meeting will be held in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center located inside the Alson H. Smith Jr. Technology Center on the Middletown Campus, located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown.

This year’s event will celebrate three decades of the Fairfax Follies and will feature some of the show’s favorite acts throughout the years. The organizational meeting is open to anyone who wants to participate in the show. Alumni who have performed with the Fairfax Follies throughout the years are encouraged to attend.

All ages are welcome to attend the meeting and learn more about participating in the show through performing, assisting behind the scenes or helping with the pre-show activities, which include hand and face painting, cake and candy walks, live entertainment and serving ice cream. The meeting will involve planning, scheduling and signing up individuals in the following performance categories: acting, dancing, playing a musical instrument and singing.

The family-oriented variety show will be held on the Middletown Campus on March 28 and 29, 2009. For more information about the Fairfax Follies and how to participate, interested individuals may contact Andrea Ludwick at 540-868-7194 or aludwick@lfcc.edu.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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