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    Date    TimeEvent
    Aug 30, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMWar of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
    Commemorate the War of 1812 and its impact on Alexandria
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Jong Lee is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMWar of 1812 Signature Event Weekend
    Commemorate the War of 1812 and its impact on Alexandria
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Pianist Thomas Pandolfi: Music by Chopin (2 polonaises, 2 Etudes, Nocturne and Fantasy-Impromptu) and Gershwin (Improvisation on Three Gershwin Songs, Rhapsody in Blue.
    Sep 1, 2014 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Labor Day
    City Offices Closed for Labor Day
    Sep 1, 2014 Mon 10:00 AMThe Lyceum open Labor Day
    The Lyceum and the Historic Alexandria Museum Store are open for special Labor Day hours.
    Sep 1, 2014 Mon 1:00 PMStabler-Leadbeater Apothecary open Labor Day
    The museum is open for special Labor Day hours.
    Sep 1, 2014 Mon 1:00 PMGadsby's Tavern Museum open Labor Day
    The museum is open for special Labor Day hours.
    Sep 2, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Job Search Boot Camp - Part I (intermediate)
    Day One Skills Identification Learn to identify your skills, types of skills needed for various occupations, how and where to acquire these skills and how best to describe them when applying for a job. Job Research This workshop emphasizes a comprehensive approach to job search: the importance of being focused, knowing where to find jobs, uncovering ...
    Sep 2, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMMorris House Presents Joseph Cavialeri
    Joseph Cavalieri will be showing an abundance of images of his hand painted and silk-screened stained glass works and will also do a demonstration of silk screening on glass.
    Sep 3, 2014 Wed 9:00 AM2-day Search Boot Camp - Part Ii (intermediate)
    Day One Skills Identification Learn to identify your skills, types of skills needed for various occupations, how and where to acquire these skills and how best to describe them when applying for a job. Job Research This workshop emphasizes a comprehensive approach to job search: the importance of being focused, knowing where to find jobs, uncovering ...
    Sep 3, 2014 Wed 9:30 AMAlexandria Electoral Board
    Scheduled Board meeting
    Sep 3, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMCANCELLED - Parking Standards for New Development
    CANCELLED-Fourth meeting of the Parking Standards for New Development Projects Task Force
    Sep 3, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMLandlord-Tenant Relations Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 3, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 8:00 AMWorkforce Investment Board
    Quarterly meeting
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 2:00 PMResume & Cover Letter Critique Workshop
    Matching your skills and experience to an employer's needs is the key to developing your winning resumes and cover letters. Learn to market yourself effectively by revising and refining your resume and cover letter. Bring a copy of your resume as well as job postings you are interested in.
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board
    Regularly-scheduled meeting
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 6:00 PMMonroe Avenue Complete Streets Public Meeting
    Public meeting to review proposals for the Monroe Avenue Complete Streets Project and gather community input.
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 6:00 PMFirst Thursday
    To promote Del Ray as a great place to live, work & shop
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMAffordable Housing Advisory Committee
    Regular meeting
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Sep 4, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMWar Of 1812 Lecture: Andrew Lambert
    When John Bull came to town: Alexandria in the War of 1812
    Sep 5, 2014 Fri 4:00 PMSpark Health Fair And Field Day
    Opportunity for the community to connect to the best health and wellness providers in value, service and skill. Each participant will be given the opportunity to ask questions of each provider/sponsor and make their "health happen" on the "Who's in Your Corner" card. Entertainment, booths and activities.
    Sep 6, 2014 Sat 8:00 AMDVP Volunteer Advocates Training
    The City of Alexandria’s Domestic Violence Program is recruiting volunteer advocates for their September 2014 class.
    Sep 6, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMContrabands and Freedmen Memorial Dedication
    The dedication of the Contrabands and Freedmen Cemetery Memorial will be held at the Memorial, on South Washington at Church Street. Check back for more details, and go to the Event Link to learn more about the Memorial.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Matt Buchanan is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMPink Heals Tour
    Cancer Awareness event supporting women and raising awareness by displaying pink fire trucks and pink police vehicles. Cancer awareness t-shirts will be sold to help support those women in the community who have battled cancer.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 1:00 PMVolunteer to Clean Up Four Mile Run Park
    Volunteer to participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s 29th Annual International Coastal Cleanup; which has been coordinated by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) for the last 19 years. Come join others for this annual statewide event to clean our waterways & collect valuable data about trash & litter in our waterways. We will be cleaning Four Mile Run Park ...
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 1:00 PMVolunteer to Clean Up FMR / Hume Springs Park
    Volunteer to participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s 29th Annual International Coastal Cleanup, which has been coordinated by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) for the last 19 years. Come join others for this annual statewide event to clean our waterways & collect valuable data about trash & litter in our waterways. We will be cleaning Four Mile Run Park ...
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Today's performance features Pianist Haskell Small. A program of Federico Mompou – Musica Callada, Books one through four.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMPianist Haskell Small at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents pianist Haskell Small in a program of Federico Mompou -- Musica Callada, Books one through four.
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 10:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part I (basic)
    Day One Basic Computer Skills Training Participants will learn basic computer functions such as turning a computer on and off, starting and closing programs and finding help if needed. The workshop also covers using word processing programs, email and searching the Internet. Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. ...
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMConvention & Visitors Assn. Exec. Comm.
    Alexandria Convention and Visitors Association Executive Committee meeting
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #5
    Sep 9, 2014 Tue 8:00 AMAlexandria Commission on Employment
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 9, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part II (basic)
    Day Two Job Search Finding a good position can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn search strategies that will enable you to find job openings via the Internet, networking and professional associations. Job Search Using Social Media Having a social media presence is one way to market yourself, to develop networking connections, to join ...
    Sep 9, 2014 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 9, 2014 Tue 5:00 PMAnnual Citizenship Day/Naturalization Ceremony
    Annual Citizenship Day/Naturalization Ceremony
    Sep 9, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria Commission for Women
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 4:00 AMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 8:00 AMHistorical Restoration and Preservation Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMLocal Emergency Planning Committee
    Quarterly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMCommission Persons with Disabilities
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
    Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The primary function of the Board is to manage the investments of the pension fund. Joint meeting with Fire and Police pension board.
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 9:00 AMAce the Interview - Career Readiness Workshop
    This workshop offers information on current interviewing processes and practices. Participants will learn how to answer the most common and important interview questions through interactive, hands-on exercises.
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 4:00 PMCommission on Aging
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
    Marina Committee meeting
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMCommission for the Arts - Public Art Committee
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMAlexandria Beautification Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals Hearing
    Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 7:00 AMRagnar Relay Dc
    Running Relay on the Mt. Vernon Trail
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 8:30 AMAL Boothe Park Playground Dedication Ceremony
    Playground and Park Improvements Dedication Ceremony
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDel Ray Artisans Alexandria Art Market
    Tented art spaces occupied by artists displaying & selling their work at the Artisans Art Gallery
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunities.
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMAlexandria Multicultural Fest
    Designed to bring community members together to celebrate Alexandria’s diversity, Alexandria Multicultural Fest features entertainment for all ages including live music and activities representing the region’s cultures. Performances include music from “Rainbow Rock Band,” “The Johnny Artis Band” and “Melodica Oriental,” as well as a variety of dance ...
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunities.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunity.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMConcert
    Concerts at Four Mile Run Farmers & Artisans Market featuring local artists. Jong Lee is this week's artist. List of scheduled performers is subject to change without notice, visit the website for listings.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Today's performance features Guitarist Piotr Pakhomkin. Music by Scarlatti, Johann Kaspar Mertz, Frandisco Tarrega, Albeniz, Rodrigo, and Nicolo Paganini.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President Madison as he discusses and engages guests about political and personal issues of 1814.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMGuitarist Piotr Pakhomkin at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents guitarist Piotr Pakhomkin in a program of music by Scarlatti, John Kaspar Mertz, Frandisco Tarrega, Albeniz, Rodrigo, and Nicolo Paganini.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 12:00 PMAlexandria Animals Pet Photo Contest Deadline
    Showcase your favorite animal companion while supporting those animals who are waiting for a home of their own.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 1:00 PMMental Health First Aid Training
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Regular meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 5:30 PMCommission on Aging - Housing Committee
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 6:30 PMCommission on HIV/AIDS
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:30 PMEnvironmental Policy Commission
    Regular Meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 8:00 PMHealth Systems Agency of Northern Virginia
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-Day Job Search Boot Camp Part I (Intermediate)
    Day One Skills Identification Learn to identify your skills, types of skills needed for various occupations, how and where to acquire these skills and how best to describe them when applying for a job. Job Research This workshop emphasizes a comprehensive approach to job search: the importance of being focused, knowing where to find jobs, uncovering ...
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlex. Renew Enterprises Bd of Dir. Public Hearing
    Public Hearing on the FY 2015 Budget
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlex. Renew Enterprises Bd of Dir. Public Hearing
    Public Hearing on Resolution of Intent to Adopt and Change Certain Rates, Fees and Charges
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
    Regular meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMCommission for the Arts - Public Hearing
    Public Hearing to provide feedback and comments about the Public Art Plan
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:30 PMHistoric Alexandria Resources Comm
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 9:00 AM2-day Job Search Boot Camp Part II (intermediate)
    Day Two Finding the Hidden Job Market Networking is the game changer for finding the jobs before everyone else does. Identify your network and learn how to leverage this resource to find hidden jobs and increase your chances for getting an interview. Mastering the Job Interview Learn to connect with the interviewer, express yourself confidently ...
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 2:00 PMPotomac Station Condo Unit Owners Assn.
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 3:00 PMCommunity Policy and Management Team
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission
    Regular Monthly Meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMAlexandria Archaeological Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 17, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 18, 2014 Thu 2:00 AMEmployment Strategies for Experienced Workers 50+
    Employers value the talents that mature workers bring to the workplace. If you are 50 or older, you can refresh your job skills and re-enter the workforce. Learn strategies and resources experienced job seekers can use to launch a job search and find gainful and meaningful employment.
    Sep 18, 2014 Thu 5:30 PMPublic Health Advisory Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 18, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMPark and Recreation Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 19, 2014 Fri 7:00 PMFree Movie Night at John Carlyle Park
    Free screening of the Lego Movie with complimentary popcorn and water. Feel free to bring a picnic supper, blankets or low chairs and enjoy a movie under the stars!
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 6:30 AM5K Run/Walk for Wounded Warriors Caregivers
    Run/Walk in Cameron Run Regional Park to raise funds for caregivers of wounded warriors
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 9:00 AMVolunteer to Clean Up the Potomac River Waterfront
    Volunteer to participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s 29th Annual International Coastal Cleanup; which has been coordinated by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) for the last 19 years. Come join others for this annual statewide event to clean our waterways & collect valuable data about trash & litter in our waterways. We will be cleaning Oronoco Bay Park ...
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMJava Jolt: Frederick Douglass & Alexandria
    Jay Roberts will discuss the little known visit Frederick Douglass made to Alexandria on September 24, 1894. Just five months before his death, Douglass - orator, statesmen, influential publisher, social reformer, and champion of civil rights – came to Alexandria. The occasion that brought “the Lion of Anacostia” to Virginia soil was the 31st anniversary ...
    Sep 20, 2014 Sat 7:30 PMCinema Del Ray
    Community Family movie night held on Mt. Vernon Recreation Center Field with food and beverage sales
    Sep 21, 2014 Sun 7:00 AMRock 'n' Stroller
    5K fun run/walk for families with strollers, but runners and walkers without strollers are welcome. The 5K finishes with a kids concert by the local kids band Rocknoceros.
    Sep 21, 2014 Sun 12:00 PMAlfred Street Babtist Church Cookout/Carnival
    A bi-annual cookout held at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. A family friendly event activities include; putt-putt, volley ball, moon bounce and more.
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 10:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part I (Basic)
    Day One Basic Computer Skills Training Participants will learn basic computer functions such as turning a computer on and off, starting and closing programs and finding help if needed. The workshop also covers using word processing programs, email and searching the Internet. Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. ...
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMCity Council - School Board Subcommittee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 5:30 PMPublic Hearing on ARHA Draft Annual Agency Plan
    Public Hearing - Pursuant to HUD's 24 CFR Part 905 for the purpose of obtaining public comments on two items: 1) the draft of the 2015 Annual Agency Plan (AP), and 2) the 5 Year Action Plan for the period of January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2019. Written Comments can be mailed, hand delivered, to ARHA, 600 N. Fairfax St or using electronic media, email ...
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 6:00 PMAlexandria Housing Development Corp. (AHDC)
    Regular meeting
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    The Advisory Group will provide advice to City staff on the planning and associated regulatory submissions for Oakville Triangle and the Route 1 Corridor, specifically assisting in developing Plan principles regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity issues, and potential community benefits, among other ...
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Citizen Corps Council
    Regular monthly meeting.
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Traffic and Parking Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    The Braddock Implementation Advisory Group (BIAG) and City staff continue to implement the recommendations of the 2008 Braddock Metro Neighborhood Plan. Currently, the BIAG is focused on planning for new open space at 600 N. Henry Street, a 1-acre community park on the Wythe Street Post Office block, and neighborhood retail.
    Sep 22, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    The Braddock Implementation Advisory Group (BIAG) and City staff continue to implement the recommendations of the 2008 Braddock Metro Neighborhood Plan. Currently, the BIAG is focused on planning for new open space at 600 N. Henry Street, a 1-acre community park on the Wythe Street Post Office block, and neighborhood retail.
    Sep 23, 2014 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 23, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part II (basic)
    Day Two Job Search Finding a good position can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn search strategies that will enable you to find job openings via the Internet, networking and professional associations. Job Search Using Social Media Having a social media presence is one way to market yourself, to develop networking connections, to join ...
    Sep 23, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
    BFAAC Regular Monthly Meeting
    Sep 23, 2014 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Sep 24, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 24, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMLecture: Hurricanes and Alexandria (AHS)
    Richard Schwartz, author of Hurricanes and the Middle Atlantic States, will speak on "Hurricanes and Alexandria -- a Surprising History," in this Alexandria Historical Society lecture.
    Sep 25, 2014 Thu 7:30 AMNinth Annual Send a Kid to Camp Golf Classic
    The Send a Kid to Camp Golf Classic is a charity event established to continue to send Alexandria City youth to the Alexandria Police Youth Camp, located in Kilmarnock, VA. Enjoy a day of golf for a good cause!
    Sep 25, 2014 Thu 9:00 AMEmployment Strategies for Ex-Offenders
    This workshop addresses the unique barriers to employment faced by persons with a felony conviction. Learn strategies to overcome those barriers during the job search process. Find out what employment resources are available to job seekers with convictions and the incentives for employers to hire ex-offenders. This workshop is open to the public but ...
    Sep 27, 2014 Sat 9:00 AMCostume Symposium: Petite
    Capitol Fashion of 1814
    Sep 27, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDrug Take Back Day in Del Ray
    Dispose of unwanted and expired prescription medications safely at a convenient location with the “Take-Back” initiative to prevent pill abuse and theft.
    Sep 27, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDrug Take Back Day at First Baptist
    Dispose of unwanted and expired prescription medications safely at a convenient location with the “Take-Back” initiative to prevent pill abuse and theft.
    Sep 27, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDrug Take Back Day at Police HQ
    Dispose of unwanted and expired prescription medications safely at a convenient location with the “Take-Back” initiative to prevent pill abuse and theft.
    Sep 28, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMYoga Challenge With Alexandria's Health Department
    Family oriented healthy living event that includes the ypga challenge, goal setting, and healthy eating activities.
    Sep 28, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMEclipse Chamber Recital at the Lyceum
    Eclipse Chamber Recital: Jan Chong (violin), Eugena Chang (cello), Ellen Hwangbo (piano). Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3; Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2.
    Sep 29, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Sep 29, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 29, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMACVA Annual Member Meeting
    ACVA Annual Member Meeting and Campaign Update
    Sep 29, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West Small Area Plan Community Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Community Meeting #3
    Sep 30, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Job Search Boot Camp - Part I (intermediate)
    Day One Skills Identification Learn to identify your skills, types of skills needed for various occupations, how and where to acquire these skills and how best to describe them when applying for a job. Job Research This workshop emphasizes a comprehensive approach to job search: the importance of being focused, knowing where to find jobs, uncovering ...
    Sep 30, 2014 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 30, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMPedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan Public Meeting
    A public meeting will be held for the update of the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan to introduce the project, identify key goals and needs of the pedestrian and bicycle networks
    Oct 1, 2014 Wed 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
    Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The primary function of the Board is to manage the investments of the pension fund. Joint meeting with Fire and Police pension board.
    Oct 1, 2014 Wed 9:00 AM2-day Search Boot Camp - Part II (intermediate)
    Day Two Finding the Hidden Job Market Networking is the game changer for finding the jobs before everyone else does. Identify your network and learn how to leverage this resource to find hidden jobs and increase your chances for getting an interview. Mastering the Job Interview Learn to connect with the interviewer, express yourself confidently ...
    Oct 1, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Review of Real Estate Assessments
    Scheduled meeting
    Oct 1, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 2, 2014 Thu 2:00 PMHow to Create a LinkedIn Account Workshop
    This workshop will teach you how to create a LinkedIn account and give you tips on how to expand your job search through social media.
    Oct 3, 2014 Fri 9:00 AMDmv2go
    Take care of all your DMV business quickly and conveniently at the DMV2Go mobile unit.
    Oct 3, 2014 Fri 7:00 PMCivil War Wine Dinner
    Gray Ghost Wine + History!
    Oct 4, 2014 Sat 6:00 AM"Survive the 5" 5k race
    Fundraiser for the Art of Driving
    Oct 4, 2014 Sat 3:00 PMBassoonist and Pianist at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents bassoonist Arnold Irchai and Pianist Anna Balakerskaia perfoming sonatas by Schubert and Mikhnovsky, and Piazzolla's Le Grand Tango.
    Oct 5, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 10:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part I (Basic)
    Day One Basic Computer Skills Training Participants will learn basic computer functions such as turning a computer on and off, starting and closing programs and finding help if needed. The workshop also covers using word processing programs, email and searching the Internet. Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. ...
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMMental Health First Aid Training
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMVehicle Personal Property Taxes Due
    Vehicle Personal Property Taxes due.
    Oct 6, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMBusiness Personal Property Taxes Due
    Business Personal Property Taxes are due.
    Oct 7, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part Ii (basic)
    Day Two Job Search Finding a good position can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn search strategies that will enable you to find job openings via the Internet, networking and professional associations. Job Search Using Social Media Having a social media presence is one way to market yourself, to develop networking connections, to join ...
    Oct 7, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMThrough the Eyes (and Pen) of Julia Wilbur
    In October 1862, an abolitionist named Julia Wilbur traveled south from Rochester, NY, to Alexandria. She spent most of the next 3 years here, witnessing many of the pivotal moments of the Civil War. How did a single woman manage to get here? What did she do once she arrived? And how do we know? As part of Virginia Archaeology Month, Paula Whitacre ...
    Oct 7, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Oct 8, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 8, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMLecture: "whom Can We Trust Now?"
    George Washington and Benedict Arnold's Treason
    Oct 9, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Oct 9, 2014 Thu 9:00 AMCompleting an Effective Employment Application
    This workshop will provide jobseekers a better understanding how and why it is important to complete all questions on a job application.
    Oct 9, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMPedestrian Bicycle Master Plan Advisory Committee
    The Ad Hoc Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan Advisory Committee will hold its second meeting to discuss existing conditions, stakeholder input, and guiding principles for the Complete Streets design guidelines. The role of the Advisory Committee is to provide guidance to City staff on the update to the Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan and the development ...
    Oct 9, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals Hearing
    Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 8:00 AMYmca Active Alexandria! 5k Run/walk
    Fundraiser for YMCA Alexandria in prevention of child obesity.
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 8:30 AMRock & Stroll to End Homelessness
    A 10K race and 5k run to raise awareness and funds for nonprofits serving the homeless. Followed by community events featuring; musical entertainment, demonstrations, lessons, food and children's activities.
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMDel Ray Artisans Alexandria Art Market
    Tented art spaces occupied by artists displaying & selling their work at the Artisans Art Gallery
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting History Walking Tour
    Explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, three devastating fires, and the five volunteer fire companies. The tour begins at the historic Friendship Firehouse, goes east on Prince Street, and returns to Friendship ...
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Oct 13, 2014 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Columbus Day
    City Offices Closed for Columbus Day
    Oct 13, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Oct 14, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-Day Job Search Boot Camp - Part I (intermediate)
    Day One Skills Identification Learn to identify your skills, types of skills needed for various occupations, how and where to acquire these skills and how best to describe them when applying for a job. Job Research This workshop emphasizes a comprehensive approach to job search: the importance of being focused, knowing where to find jobs, uncovering ...
    Oct 14, 2014 Tue 4:00 PMMental Health First Aid Training
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 14, 2014 Tue 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 14, 2014 Tue 5:00 PMVoter Registration Deadline
    Voter Registration Deadline for the November 4, 2014 Election.
    Oct 15, 2014 Wed 9:00 AM2-day Search Boot Camp - Part Ii (intermediate)
    Day Two Finding the Hidden Job Market Networking is the game changer for finding the jobs before everyone else does. Identify your network and learn how to leverage this resource to find hidden jobs and increase your chances for getting an interview. Mastering the Job Interview Learn to connect with the interviewer, express yourself confidently ...
    Oct 15, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Oct 15, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 15, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMLecture: "i Am Not Afraid"
    George Washington's Last Lecture
    Oct 16, 2014 Thu 2:00 PMEmployment Strategies for Experienced Workers 50+
    Employers value the talents that mature workers bring to the workplace. If you are 50 or older, you can refresh your job skills and re-enter the workforce. Learn strategies and resources experienced job seekers can use to launch a job search and find gainful and meaningful employment.
    Oct 16, 2014 Thu 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Oct 18, 2014 Sat 7:30 AMSt Rita 5k Run for Education
    Annual 5K run to raise funds for education.
    Oct 18, 2014 Sat 10:00 AM2014 National Trademark Expo
    Exhibitors showcase their federally registered trademarks through educational exhibits. These include themed displays, costumed characters and booths. There will be children's activities and workshops as well.
    Oct 18, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMJava Jolt & Book Signing with John Sprinkle
    OCTOBER IS VIRGINIA ARCHAEOLOGY MONTH! International Day of Archaeology Java Jolt & Book Signing with John Sprinkle - Crafting Preservation Criteria: The National Register of Historic Places and American Historic Preservation This presentation elucidates the “prehistory” of the National Register of Historic Places, with a special focus on the evolution ...
    Oct 18, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMAlexandria Family Fall Festival
    Family event with activities and entertainment, such as scarecrow making, puppet shows, musical performances, pony rides, facepainting, exhbitors and food sales. Some activities require tickets.
    Oct 19, 2014 Sun 7:00 AMPto's Innovation 5k
    5k to promote fitness and to benefit math & science programs at local schools. Held at the USPTO Campus & Eisenhower Ave
    Oct 19, 2014 Sun 1:00 PMMad Science!
    Mad Fun at the Apothecary Museum
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 10:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part I (Basic)
    Day One Basic Computer Skills Training Participants will learn basic computer functions such as turning a computer on and off, starting and closing programs and finding help if needed. The workshop also covers using word processing programs, email and searching the Internet. Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. ...
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Regular meeting
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 6:30 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Oct 20, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Oct 21, 2014 Tue 9:00 AM2-day Career Search Tools Part Ii (basic)
    Day Two Job Search Finding a good position can be challenging. In this workshop, you will learn search strategies that will enable you to find job openings via the Internet, networking and professional associations. Job Search Using Social Media Having a social media presence is one way to market yourself, to develop networking connections, to join ...
    Oct 21, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Oct 21, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
    BFAAC Regular Monthly Meeting
    Oct 22, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    Oct 22, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 22, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMLecture: Alexandria's Parker-Gray Disctrict (AHS)
    Catherine Miliaras and Stephanie Sample, Historic Preservation Planners for the City of Alexandria present their expertise on the "Uptown" neighborhood in "Alexandria's Parker-Gray District: Then and Now," in this Alexandria Historical Society lecture.
    Oct 23, 2014 Thu 9:00 AMEmployment Strategies for Ex-Offenders
    This workshop addresses the unique barriers to employment faced by persons with a felony conviction. Learn strategies to overcome those barriers during the job search process. Find out what employment resources are available to job seekers with convictions and the incentives for employers to hire ex-offenders. This workshop is open to the public but ...
    Oct 25, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting in Civil War Alexandria Walking Tour
    When Virginia joined the Confederacy, Union troops occupied Alexandria and it became a center for transportation, supplies and medicine. Most municipal functions were assumed by the U.S. Army under the authority of the military governor. The “We’ve Been Burned: Alexandria Firefighters During the Civil War” walking tour will explore firefighting during ...
    Oct 25, 2014 Sat 1:30 PMAlexandria Archaeology's Family Dig Days
    Help City archaeologists screen excavated soil from a real dig on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial! Reservations required. Please note: Event takes place at the archaeological site.
    Oct 27, 2014 Mon 1:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Oct 27, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Oct 27, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    The Advisory Group will provide advice to City staff on the planning and associated regulatory submissions for Oakville Triangle and the Route 1 Corridor, specifically assisting in developing Plan principles regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity issues, and potential community benefits, among other ...
    Oct 27, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Traffic and Parking Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Oct 28, 2014 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Nov 1, 2014 Sat 7:00 AMGet Your Rear in Gear - Alexandria
    A certified 5k course starting at Cameron Run Park, running through Ben Brenman Park.
    Nov 2, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Nov 3, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMJob Seeker Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about JobLink programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs.
    Nov 4, 2014 Tue 6:00 AMGeneral Election
    US Senate and House of Representatives
    Nov 4, 2014 Tue 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 4, 2014 Tue 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 5, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMParking Standards for New Development Projects
    Fifth meeting of the Parking Standards for New Development Projects Task Force
    Nov 5, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 6, 2014 Thu 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 6, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Nov 8, 2014 Sat 10:00 AMSoldier-led Tours in Honor of Veteran's Day
    Tour the historic fort with an interpreter who will portray a Civil War veteran returning to Fort Ward and reminiscing about his army experience in the Defenses of Washington. Tours begin in the Museum at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and last about 90 minutes each.
    Nov 8, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 8, 2014 Sat 2:00 PMSoldier-led Tours in Honor of Veteran's Day
    Tour the historic fort with an interpreter who will portray a Civil War veteran returning to Fort Ward and reminiscing about his army experience in the Defenses of Washington. Tours begin in the Museum at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and last about 90 minutes each.
    Nov 10, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Nov 10, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #6
    Nov 11, 2014 Tue 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 11, 2014 Tue 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 12, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
    Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The primary function of the Board is to manage the investments of the pension fund. Joint meeting with Fire and Police pension board.
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    The Advisory Group will provide advice to City staff on the planning and associated regulatory submissions for Oakville Triangle and the Route 1 Corridor, specifically assisting in developing Plan principles regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity issues, and potential community benefits, among other ...
    Nov 13, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals Hearing
    Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
    Nov 15, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 7:00 AMM M R F Race For Research 5k Walk/run
    A 5K race to benefit and raise awareness for the Multiple Mylemoa Research Foundation.
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 7:00 AM2 Annual Usatf 12k National Road Race Championship
    National foot race
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President Madison as he discusses and engages guests about political and personal issues of 1814.
    Nov 17, 2014 Mon 5:00 PMSecond Half Real Estate Taxes Due
    Second Half Real Estate Taxes due.
    Nov 17, 2014 Mon 6:30 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    Nov 17, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Nov 17, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Nov 17, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    The Braddock Implementation Advisory Group (BIAG) and City staff continue to implement the recommendations of the 2008 Braddock Metro Neighborhood Plan. Currently, the BIAG is focused on planning for new open space at 600 N. Henry Street, a 1-acre community park on the Wythe Street Post Office block, and neighborhood retail.
    Nov 18, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Nov 18, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
    BFAAC Regular Monthly Meeting
    Nov 19, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Nov 19, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 22, 2014 Sat 7:30 AMRun For Shelter 10k, 5k And 1 Mile Fun Run
    A charity run that will help benefit the Carpenter's Shelter. Will utilize the USAFT certified courses VA-12002.
    Nov 22, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 22, 2014 Sat 5:30 PMMr. Jefferson's Ball
    Dinner and Dancing with Mr. Jefferson.
    Nov 23, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMJefferson Salon
    Experience an afternoon of conversation and Madeira with the man himself!
    Nov 24, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Traffic and Parking Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Nov 25, 2014 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Nov 27, 2014 Thu 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
    City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
    City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 7:00 PMAlexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Annual event at which the City tree is lit, performances and a visit by Santa to open the Holiday season.
    Nov 30, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMEclipse Chamber Recital at the Lyceum
    30 Eclipse Chamber Recital: Music for Woodwinds - Theresa Cigan and Paul Cigan (clarinet). Music by Robert Schumann, Krommer, Lutoslawski, and others TBD.
    Dec 1, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Dec 1, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Dec 2, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
    Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The primary function of the Board is to manage the investments of the pension fund. Joint meeting with Fire and Police pension board.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMScottish Christmas Walk Parade
    44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMEuropean Christmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 6:00 PMDel Ray Celebration of the Holidays
    Santa will be at the location. There will be Christmas carols and a chance to take your picture with Santa.
    Dec 7, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Dec 8, 2014 Mon 9:00 AMDmv2go
    Take care of all your DMV business quickly and conveniently at the DMV2Go mobile unit.
    Dec 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West Small Area Plan Community Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Community Meeting #4
    Dec 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Dec 10, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    The Advisory Group will provide advice to City staff on the planning and associated regulatory submissions for Oakville Triangle and the Route 1 Corridor, specifically assisting in developing Plan principles regarding potential land uses, open space, sustainability, transportation and connectivity issues, and potential community benefits, among other ...
    Dec 10, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 11, 2014 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Dec 11, 2014 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals Hearing
    Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp Open House
    Event is based in and around the Museum and historic fort. Holiday event interprets how Christmas was observed during the Civil War. Features a patriotic Santa Claus, living history interpreters, a Victorian tree, the Officers’ Hut decorated for the season, crafts for children, and light refreshments. On-going activities from 12-4 p.m., with soldier-guided ...
    Dec 13, 2014 Sat 6:00 PMHistoric Alexandria Candlelight Tours
    Back my popular demand – Chocolate!
    Dec 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMHistoric Alexandria Candlelight Tours
    Back my popular demand – Chocolate!
    Dec 15, 2014 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Regular meeting
    Dec 15, 2014 Mon 6:30 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    Dec 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Dec 15, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Dec 16, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Dec 17, 2014 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Dec 17, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 20, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMEuropean Chirstmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 21, 2014 Sun 11:00 AMEuropean Chirstmas Market
    Vendors from all over come together for a tasteful event that gives the feeling of a unique European Chistmas celebration. Food, beverage and merchandise will be available.
    Dec 23, 2014 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Dec 24, 2014 Wed 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    Dec 25, 2014 Thu 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMFirst Night Alexandria
    Family friendly celebration of the new year through the performing arts.
    Jan 19, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jan 21, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Jan 26, 2015 Mon 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Jan 28, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Feb 9, 2015 Mon 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    Feb 11, 2015 Wed 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    Feb 18, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Regulary scheduled monthly Transportation Commission meeting
    Feb 23, 2015 Mon 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Feb 25, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Mar 2, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMBusiness License Tax Filing Deadline
    The deadline for filing Business License Tax returns.
    Mar 16, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Mar 18, 2015 Wed 9:00 AMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    May 4, 2015 Mon 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    May 6, 2015 Wed 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training
    Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is the initial help given to a person showing signs of mental illness or a mental health crisis. The 8-hour course teaches: • Unique risk factors and warning signs of mental health problems in adolescents • Builds understanding of the importance of early intervention • How to help youth experiencing a mental ...
    May 18, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    May 20, 2015 Wed 9:00 AMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (2 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Jun 9, 2015 Tue 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.
    Jun 11, 2015 Thu 4:00 PMAdult Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    The Department of Community and Human Services is continuing Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training and certification for laypersons and paraprofessionals in Alexandria. MHFA is an 8-hour training on skills to help persons who are developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.

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