For Immediate Release:
March 13, 2009
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will be holding the 30th annual Fairfax Follies variety show on Saturday, March 28, 2009, at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. and Sunday, March 29, 2009, at 6 p.m. The event 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. The event is free and open to the public.
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. LFCC employees, students, area residents and Fairfax Follies alumni will act, dance, play musical instruments and sing in this family-friendly show. The event will be emceed by Barry Lee of WINC radio and Dee Dee Cassidy of Winchester.
Pre-show activities will begin at noon and 4:30 p.m. on Saturday and 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. These activities include hand and face painting, cake and candy walks, live entertainment and free ice cream.
For more information about the Fairfax Follies, interested individuals may contact Andrea Ludwick at 540-868-7194 or [email protected].
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.