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Old Stone School
37098 Charles Town Pike
Hillsboro, VA 20132

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Events and Activities at the Old Stone School

Make sure to join us for special events at the Old Stone School. Get email notifications about upcoming events at the Old Stone School! To be added to our list, email us at contact@HillsboroVa.com. Also, be sure to check the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School facebook page regularly for the latest on our events! Below are events that are scheduled at the Old Stone School. If you'd like to rent the Old Stone School for your event, go to Renting the Old Stone School.Visit our HCA Photo Gallery.

Watch for upcoming events, activities, and meetings at the Old Stone School in 2014:

Events and Activities Hosted by the HCA
Art & Garden Show, May 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School. See photos from the show on our Facebook page.

Hillsboro Farmers Market, opening May 17, 2014
The Hillsboro Farmers Market opens Saturday, May 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and will be open Satudays through Septemer 27. Co-hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School along with the Town of Hillsboro. See photos from last season's opening day, and get more information at www.HillsboroFarmersMarket.org.

Annual Spring Meeting and Potluck, Thursday, May 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Bring your favorite finger foods to share and join us to vote in the officers and board of directors for 2014. Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School.

Sloan Wainwright on Stage at the Old Stone School , Friday, June 6 at 7 p.m.
Come hear Sloan Wainwright on stage! Tickets are $25 ($15 for students with school ID) and may be purchased at the door (cash or check only) on June 6. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. To reserve your tickets, email contact@HillsboroVa.com.

See photos from our 2013 Independence Day Celebration on our Facebook page (and Like us when you're there)!

Annual Independence Day Celebration,
July 5, 2014

Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School. See photos from our celebration last year! Keep the tradition alive...make a donation today!

Classical Concert Series in Hillsboro
Four classical concerts will be held to benefit the Old Stone School throughout the year, featuring talented musicans from George Washington University. Watch for details. For now, save these dates:

Sunday, July 20--Summer Music for Soprano
Grace Srinivasan, soprano, accompanied by Neil Weston, piano with music from Vivaldi, Purcell, Bach, and Mozart

Sunday, September 7--Autumnal Tones for Baritone
Kevin Frey, baritone, accompanied by Neil Weston, piano with music from Vivaldi, Rossini, and Schubert

Sunday, November 2--Winter Music for Violin
Jeffrey Newberger, violin, accompanied by Neil Weston, piano with beautiful melodies for violin by Vivaldi, Bach, and Pachelbel

Sunday, December 21--Christmas Through The Ages
A quartet of singers from George Washington University present a historical tour of Christmas music through the centuries.

Tickets will be $25 at the door, $22 in advance, and $15 for students.

Co-hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School and the Town of Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Heritage Day, October 18
Watch for more details. Co-hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School and the Town of Hillsboro.

Tag Sale, Fall 2014
Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School. See photos from the 2013 tag sale.

Join us for Holiday events at the Old Stone School, such as the Annual Holiday Craft Fair!

Holiday Greens Workshop, December 7, 2014
This workshop will be to make decorations for the homes on the Christmas in Hillsboro Historic Holiday Tour. Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School and supported by the Homestead Traditions Club. See photos from the 2012 Greens Workshop when we made decorations for the homes on tour that year.

Annual Hillsboro Christmas Tree Lighting and Potluck, December 7, 2014
Co-hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School along with the Town of Hillsboro .

Annual Holiday Craft Fair, December 13, 2014
Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School. See photos from the 2013 Craft Fair.

Christmas in Hillsboro Historic Holiday Tour,
December 13, 2014
Hosted by the Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School. The tour will be in the historic Town of Hillsboro. Visitors will park at the Old Stone School and walk to the homes. Watch for information about ticket sales, and see photos from the 2012 tour.

 

 

 

Other Events at the
Old Stone School

Activities Held by Other Groups
Watercolor Workshops held the second Sunday of each month.
Held by Alex Carr of the Alex Carr Studio. Learn more at http://www.alexcarr.com

Ki Aikido classes taught Monday and Wednesday evenings.
Held by Loudoun Ki Aikido. Learn more at http://www.loudounaikido.org/

Country Dances held the third Saturday of the month through May 2014.
Held by the Bluemont Concert Series. Learn more at http://www.bluemont.org/Dances/dances_intro.html

Homestead Traditions Club continues with meetings and workshops that will be held the second Wednesday of each month at a variety of locations.
Learn more at http://www.homesteadtraditions.us/

Ongoing Classes and Meetings
Boy Scout Troop 961
Meetings held Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.

Hillsboro Community Association & Friends of the Old Stone School
Last Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Hillsboro Town Council
Third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Hillsboro Ruritans Meetings
Third Thursday of each month

Annual Membership and
Fundraising Drive

Become a Friend of the Old Stone School by joining or renewing your membership to the HCA and by making a donation. Your tax-deductible dues and donations will help us in our efforts to restore the Old Stone School so it may continue to serve as the center of our community! Plus, HCA members are entitled to reduced rental rates, invitations to attend opening night performances of Run Rabbit Run Theatre productions at the Old Stone School free of charge, and other specials.

Successful Spring Celebration and First Old Stone School Reunion at Old Stone School
On April 18, 2010, more than 100 people joined us to celebrate the people who have contributed to the rich history of Hillsboro's Old Stone School. Read more about the Spring Celebration and the reunion.

The Hillsboro Community Association is dedicated to preserving and maintaining Hillsboro's Old Stone School, formerly the Locust Grove Academy circa 1874.