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Keep knocking"Keep knocking and the joy inside will eventually open a window and look out to see who's there." --Rumi
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Toss medications safelyApril 26: The local group Partners in Aging is sponsoring 'Operation Medicine Cabinet' from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. You can drop off expired or unwanted medications and sharps at one of seven locations throughout the area, including Stafford Hospital, Mary Washington Hospital and Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center. Check out their flier for more info, or call HealthLink at Healthlink 540/741-1404 or 800/722-2788.
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Get ink for a causeApril 27: Golden Monkey Tattoo, 1901 Dixon St. in Fredericksburg, is offering tattoos, piercings and artwork, starting at 10 a.m., to benefit the Matthews Center for Visual Learning. Call 540/656-2670 to learn more.
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