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    Calendar of Events

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    Date    TimeEvent
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 9:00 AMNorthern VA Juvenile Detention Commission
    Public Meeting
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 10:00 AMWDC - Metro Staffing Hiring Event
    Orientation and Interview Session Immediate Openings for Substitute and Back-Up Teachers - Needed Now! *Individuals with experience in Early Childhood Education encouraged to apply *Short-term and long-term positions available (assignment may lead to permanent position) Requirements for participation in this Hiring Event: *Must love working ...
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 12:00 PMSmall Business Development Center Board
    Regular scheduled meeting
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 1:30 PMWDC - Completing Employment Application -Online
    This workshop will demonstrate why it is important to complete all questions on a job application. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 2:00 PMPotomac Station Condo Unit Owners Assn.
    Scheduled meeting
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 6:00 PMSalute to Women Awards
    The Salute to Women Awards ceremony.
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    Oakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group and Community Meeting
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMPayne and Fayette Streets Sewer Separation Meeting
    Meeting for Payne Street and Fayette Street Sewer Separation Project
    Mar 26, 2015 Thu 8:00 PMUSAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum
    USAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum. An evening of Chamber Winds, featuring the USAF Band Woodwind Quintet and Chamber Trio.
    Mar 27, 2015 Fri 9:00 AMNorthern VA Juvenile Detention Commission
    Public Meeting
    Mar 27, 2015 Fri 10:00 AMWDC - Healthcare Industry Experts Career Fair
    Positions include: • Subject Matter Expert areas: Medicaid, Medicare Part A, B, C & D • Medical Reviewers: Physicians, Nurse Reviewers & Coders • Statistical and Data Analysts/Managers • Investigators • Evaluators • Auditors Come prepared with: • Resumes • References • Time for interviews Job Seekers should pre-register at www.alexandriawdc.eventbrite.com. Questions? ...
    Mar 27, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 3/24 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the March 24 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Mar 28, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Mar 28, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMFriends of Alexandria Archaeology Annual Meeting
    Friends of Alexandria Archaeology (FOAA) Annual Meeting. Are you interested in supporting archaeology in Alexandria? Then now is a great time to join the FOAA Board!
    Mar 28, 2015 Sat 7:00 PM11th Annual Rum Punch Challenge
    Enjoy different rum punch creations in historic tavern.
    Mar 29, 2015 Sun 2:00 PMLecture on General Braddock’s expedition, 1755
    Lecture at The Lyceum on General Braddock’s expedition, 1755; part of the Braddock Day events and weekend symposium at the Carlyle House Historic Park.
    Mar 30, 2015 Mon 12:00 AMACTion Alexandria Green Ideas Challenge
    A competition to gather the best green ideas for Alexandria. A total of $5,000 will be awarded for winning ideas.
    Mar 30, 2015 Mon 10:30 AMTavern Toddlers
    Join us for a special program for toddlers (walkers through 36 months) and their caregivers at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum.
    Mar 31, 2015 Tue 5:00 PMPotomac Yard Metro Station Community Open House #1
    The community open house will allow citizens to learn about and discuss the proposed Potomac Yard Metrorail Station alternatives. The open house is hosted by the Potomac Yard Metrorail Implementation Work Group (PYMIG). The community open house is open to the public and all members of the community are invited and encouraged to participate.
    Mar 31, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Scheduled meeting
    Mar 31, 2015 Tue 6:30 PMPotomac Yard Metro Implementation Group Meeting
    This meeting will include a discussion of the details of the Draft EIS for the Potomac Yard Metrorail Station.
    Apr 1, 2015 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. board.
    Apr 1, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 1, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 1, 2015 Wed 6:30 PMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Apr 1, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMLandlord-Tenant Relations Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 1, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 7:30 AMAHDC - Development Committee
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 9:30 AMAlexandria Electoral Board
    Scheduled Board Meeting
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 6:00 PMWaterfront Commission Special Meeting
    Special meeting on Waterfront Governance Report
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board Public Hearing
    Public Hearing
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMPublic Hearing: Community Behavioral Health Needs
    Public hearing on the plan of service for Alexandrians with mental illness, intellectual disabilities or a substance dependency.
    Apr 2, 2015 Thu 8:00 PMUSAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum
    USAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Diversity of Saxophone, featuring saxophonist, MSgt Jeremy Koch and pianist, Yu-Hsuan Liao.
    Apr 3, 2015 Fri 10:00 AMWDC - Career Information Session
    Career Information Session - * City of Alexandria resident * Downsized or laid off * Job training at no cost * Currently receiving unemployment benefits TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 4, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Apr 4, 2015 Sat 1:00 PMUnderwater Egg Hunt
    Jump in and explore the water to find as many eggs as possible. Some special eggs will have prizes! Also participate in fun games, climb on the Aqua Challenge inflatable, and enjoy a special visit from Alex the Bunny! Bring your own waterproof basket. Chaperones free. To participate in the Egg Hunt, ages 6 months - 5 years should register for a ...
    Apr 6, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMWDC - Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about WDC programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 6, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMVisit Alexandria - Executive Committee
    Visit Alexandria Executive Committee meeting
    Apr 6, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAffordable Housing Advisory Committee
    Regular meeting
    Apr 6, 2015 Mon 7:30 PMEnvironmental Policy Comm - Work Session
    Scheduled Work Session.
    Apr 6, 2015 Mon 8:00 PMHealth Systems Agency of Northern Virginia
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 9:00 AMWDC - Career Search Tools (basic)
    This intro workshop is designed for first-time entrants into the workforce or persons who have been out of the job market for a while. -Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. Pre-requisite: You must bring a copy of your most recent resume OR complete the Sample Employment Application which you can find in the Career ...
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 3:00 PMCity Concert
    Performance at Market Square by the Perth College/Aquinas College Concert Band; College Choir and String Orchestra, young women and men performance tour groups from Australia.
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 5:00 PMAlexandria Industrial Development Authority
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMMorrison House Presents: Public Art In Alexandria
    Diane Ruggiero and Matthew Harwood from the City's Office of the Arts in a talk about Alexandria's new implementation plan for public art.
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 6:30 PMBudget Work Session - "Healthy"
    Budget Work Session: "Healthy & Thriving Residents" Focus Area
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMEmancipation Comes to Alexandria, Virginia
    Join Alexandria Society for the Preservation of Black Heritage, Inc. members and Alexandria Black History Museum staff as they host the “Emancipation Comes to Alexandria, Virginia” lecture
    Apr 7, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
    BFAAC Budget Report Work Meeting
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 8:00 AMHistorical Restoration and Preservation Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 1:30 PMWDC - Completing an Employment Application Online
    This workshop will demonstrate why it is important to complete all questions on a job application. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 6:30 PMPotomac Yard Metro Station Community Open House #2
    The community open house will allow citizens to learn about and discuss the proposed Potomac Yard Metrorail Station alternatives. The open house is hosted by the Potomac Yard Metrorail Implementation Work Group (PYMIG). The community open house is open to the public and all members of the community are invited and encouraged to participate.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 6:30 PMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 6:30 PMMRC Orientation
    The Orientation covers the mission of the Medical Reserve Corps, public health emergencies, and how we support the Alexandria Health Department in the daily operational activities. All volunteers must attend this class before starting to receive alerts with volunteer and training opportunities.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMCommission Persons with Disabilities
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMChild, Youth & Fam. Collaborative Comm
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMMarketing Cmte/Marketing Coord. Council Mtg
    Meeting for Marketing Fund Committee and Marketing Coordinating Council to discuss goals and initiatives for the coming year, and to assess past year activities of the Alexandria Marketing Fund.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 10:00 AMWDC - Discovery Time Learning Center Hiring Event
    Teachers Wanted! Full-Time Lead Toddler Teachers and Floaters Wanted to assist early learning center in Alexandria, VA. REQUIREMENTS FOR PARTICIPATION -Must be enthusiastic and LOVE infants and toddlers -Possess a HS Diploma/GED and Prior Classroom Experience -Must be able to legally work in the U.S. -Must be able to pass a physical and ...
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 1:00 PMWDC - Hard Skills/soft Skills Workshop
    In this workshop, participants will learn the difference between hard skills and soft skills, top soft skills employers look for in a candidate and the importance of soft skills in getting and keeping a job.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 4:00 PMCommission on Aging
    Regular monthly meeting, Gold Room #1
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
    Marina Committee meeting
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMBudget Work Session: Livable, Green, & Prospering
    Budget Work Session: "Livable, Green, & Prospering City" Focus Area
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Special Public Hearing
    Planning Commission special public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Apr 9, 2015 Thu 8:00 PMUSAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum
    USAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Music for Euphonium, featuring TSgt Matthew Shipes, euphonium.
    Apr 11, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Apr 11, 2015 Sat 10:00 AM11th Annual U. S. E P A P3 Competition & Expo
    11th Annual U.S. EPA P3 Competition & National Sustainable Design Expo sponsored by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency. University students will bring their sustainable technology ideas and demonstrations to be judged by members of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). At the end of the three day event a P3 Awards ...
    Apr 11, 2015 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting in Civil War Alexandria Walking Tour
    The “We’ve Been Burned: Alexandria Firefighters During the Civil War” walking tour will explore firefighting during the Union occupation.
    Apr 11, 2015 Sat 1:30 PMNational Tartan Day Festival
    Celebration of National Tartan Day and Scottish-American heritage.
    Apr 11, 2015 Sat 7:00 PMBest Bib And Tucker Ball
    Support the GTMS - the Friends Group of Gadsby's Tavern Museum!
    Apr 12, 2015 Sun 9:00 AM11th Annual U. S. E P A P3 Competition & Expo
    11th Annual U.S. EPA P3 Competition & National Sustainable Design Expo sponsored by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency. University students will bring their sustainable technology ideas and demonstrations to be judged by members of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). At the end of the three day event a P3 Awards ...
    Apr 12, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMMad Science!
    Mad Fun at the Apothecary Museum
    Apr 12, 2015 Sun 2:00 PMJames Bland Music Scholarship Competition
    James Bland Music Scholarship Competition. Lions of Northern Virginia, District 24-A. High school level instrumentalists and vocalists will perform and compete for awards, and the opportunity to advance to the state finals in Tysons Corner on May 15.
    Apr 12, 2015 Sun 6:00 PMChamber Music: Friday Morning Music Club
    Join Friday Morning Music Club artists for an evening of chamber music, featuring Dorotea Racz and Dmitry Samogray performing the Shostokovich Sonata for cello and piano in D Minor, op. 40 and Gwyn Jones and Rosanne Conway performing the Sonata for flute and piano by Francis Poulenc. The program will include additional works for voice, strings and small ...
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMWDC - Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about WDC programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMWDC - Introduction To Work: Part I & II
    In this course you will learn valuable word processing skills like creating, saving and retrieving documents; inserting and deleting text; formatting text; and using cut, copy and paste. Before you take this course, you should have some experience with the computer and the Windows operating system.
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 11:00 AM11th Annual U. S. E P A P3 Awards Ceremony
    11th Annual U.S. EPA P3 Competition & National Sustainable Design Expo sponsored by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency. University students will bring their sustainable technology ideas and demonstrations to be judged by members of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). At the end of the three day event a P3 Awards ...
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 6:30 PMWindmill Hill Park Shoreline Community Meeting
    The City of Alexandria will host a public information meeting to review conceptual design options for the bulkhead replacement and shoreline improvements at Windmill Hill Park, 501 S. Union Street.
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 13, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMLREFP Work Group Meeting
    Long Range Educational Facilties Plan Work Group Meeting
    Apr 14, 2015 Tue 8:00 AMAlexandria Commission on Employment
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 14, 2015 Tue 9:00 AMWDC - 2-day Job Search Boot Camp Pt. 1 & 2
    Do you need to tone and strengthen your job finding skills? Sign up for the Job Search Boot Camp and have your job search skills assessed and improve your job search through training and practice! *?Whip your resume into shape or create your first resume ?*March confidently into an interview ?*Learn how to build your team of support ?*Find out ...
    Apr 14, 2015 Tue 4:30 PMSheriff's Office Accreditation Public Meeting
    The Alexandria Sheriff’s Office is seeking re-accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA). As part of the on-site assessment, the assessors invite community members and agency employees to offer comments at a public meeting.
    Apr 14, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
    BFAAC Budget Report Work Meeting
    Apr 14, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 12:00 AMDays of Remembrance
    28th Annual Ceremony of Commemoration by the City of Alexandria observing the Days of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust.
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 3:00 PMCommunity Policy and Management Team
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 6:30 PMFree Income Tax Preparation Assistance
    Volunteer tax preparers from Community Tax Aid, Inc., will assist qualifying residents complete their 2014 income tax forms.
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMArchaeological Comm. & Friends of Alex. Arch.
    Archaeological Commission and Friends of Alexandria Archaeology Annual Joint Meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 15, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 1:00 PMWDC - Employment Strategies for Experienced Worker
    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.
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 5:30 PMPublic Health Advisory Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMPedestrian Bicycle Master Plan Advisory Committee
    The Ad Hoc Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan Advisory Committee will hold its fifth meeting to discuss the bicycle network, and project prioritization criteria.
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMBudget Work Session-Alexandria City Public Schools
    Budget Work Session-Alexandria City Public Schools
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMPark and Recreation Commission
    First scheduled meeting of the month Location to be determined
    Apr 16, 2015 Thu 8:00 PMUSAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum
    USAF Band Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Music for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano, featuring the Felsen Trio, TSgt Mandi Harper, soprano and TSgt Sara Wollmacher.
    Apr 17, 2015 Fri 2:30 PMAmerican Youth Philharmonic
    Orchestra Recital by AYPO students from the Chamber Music Program.
    Apr 17, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 4/14 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the April 14 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Apr 18, 2015 Sat 7:00 AMAlexandria Country Day School 5K
    5K Race begins and ends on Commonwealth Ave to raise money for the Miracle League and ACDS service learning.
    Apr 18, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing
    City Council Public Hearing
    Apr 18, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMNature Center Open House
    Celebrate Earth Day at the Nature Center! We’ll have educational exhibits on the animals that live at the nature center, animal feedings and short presentations.
    Apr 18, 2015 Sat 11:00 AMAnnual Spring Invitational Cheer Competition
    Show your spirit! Support youth cheerleading teams from neighborhood recreation centers and the metropolitan area. Tickets available for purchase at the door the day of the event.
    Apr 18, 2015 Sat 8:00 PMEvening with Miroslav Tadic and Merima Kljuco
    Evening with Miroslav Tadic and Merima Kljuco: Guitar and Accordion Duo performing Contemporary World and Classical Music Miroslav Tadic (http://www.miroslavtadic.com/) guitarist, composer and improviser and Merima Kljuco (http://www.merimakljuco.com), two acclaimed masters combine vast and diverse experiences to create deeply moving and unique musical ...
    Apr 19, 2015 Sun 2:00 PMBeau Soir Ensemble
    Flute, Viola, and Harp Chamber Concert by the Beau Soir Ensemble, Carrie Rose (flute), Jennifer Ries (viola) and Michelle Myers Lundy (harp), works by Debussy, David Bruce, Dubois and others.
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMWDC - Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about WDC programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Regular meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMCommission on Aging - Housing Committee
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMVisit Alexandria Board of Governors
    Regular meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMCommission on HIV/AIDS
    Scheduled meeting, 4th Floor Conference Room
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMBeauregard Design Advisory Committee CANCELED
    Regular Meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
    Regular scheduled meeting, Room 1102A
    Apr 20, 2015 Mon 7:30 PMEnvironmental Policy Commission
    Regular Meeting
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 9:00 AMWDC - Career Search Tools (basic)
    This intro workshop is designed for first-time entrants into the workforce or persons who have been out of the job market for a while. -Basic Resume Writing Learn to create an attractive and effective resume. Pre-requisite: You must bring a copy of your most recent resume OR complete the Sample Employment Application which you can find in the Career ...
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 1:00 PMHomeschool Day: Contrabands & Freedmen Cemetery
    Learn more about Alexandria Contrabands & Freedmen Cemetery
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 6:30 PMBudget Work Session - Bfaac
    Budget Work Session: Budget and Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee (BFAAC)
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
    Regular meeting
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMHistoric Alexandria Resources Comm
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 21, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMFy 2016 Tax Rate Public Hearing
    FY 2016 Tax Rate Public Hearing
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 12:00 AMSpring2action
    24 hours of online fundraising for nonprofits serving Alexandria
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 1:30 AMWdc - Basic Resume Writing
    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.
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 6:00 PMOld Town Area Parking Study Work Group
    The Old Town Area Parking Study (OTAPS) Work Group has reconvened to continue reviewing and making recommendations on parking management in the Old Town area.
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMAlexandria Historical Society Awards
    Join the members of the Alexandria Historical Society for an evening celebrating achievement in local history. The T. Michael Miller Alexandria History Award will be presented as well as awards to local high school students. Jennifer Griffin of Fox News, will be the keynote speaker. Ms. Griffin a graduate of St. Stephens & St. Agnes School was a prior ...
    Apr 22, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 1:00 AMWDC - Employment 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. This workshop is open to the public but is most beneficial for those that have a criminal record or know someone who does.
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 2:00 PMPotomac Station Condo Unit Owners Assn.
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 3:00 PMWDC - Teenswork! Job Fair
    Make the insider connections, get details on vocational training & career education programs, and meet face-to-face with employers offering opportunities for the right candidates now!
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 4:00 PMCommunity Criminal Justice Board
    Scheduled meeting
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    Oakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group and Community Meeting
    Apr 23, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMPark and Recreation Commission
    Second scheduled meeting of the month Location to be determined
    Apr 24, 2015 Fri 10:00 AMWDC - Career Information Session
    Career Information Session - * City of Alexandria resident * Downsized or laid off * Job training at no cost * Currently receiving unemployment benefits TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 24, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMFamily Fun Night
    Bring the whole family to Family Fun Nights for swimming and fun for all ages on Friday evenings. Pool games include beach ball relays, water basketball, diving for prizes and fun on the ‘Aqua Challenge’ floating obstacle course. Participate in swimming skill assessments for youth, learn pool safety tips and more.
    Apr 25, 2015 Sat 8:00 AMY M C A Activate Alexandria 5k Run/walk
    5K Run/Walk fundraiser for YMCA Alexandria Prevention of Childhood Obesity
    Apr 25, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMREBROADCAST - 4/18 City Council Public Hearing
    Rebroadcast of the April 18 City Council Public Hearing on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Apr 25, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMAlexandria Earth Day
    Program includes children's activities; exhibits by community groups; food sales; tree sales; recycling; Arbor Day tree planting; and a musical performance.
    Apr 25, 2015 Sat 3:00 PMThe Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra
    The Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra, a conductorless orchestra, will present works by Rossini, Dvorak, and Mendelssohn.
    Apr 25, 2015 Sat 7:00 PMConcert: With Strings Attached
    With Strings Attached: saxophonist Anders Lundegård and clarinetist Terry Guidetti with the Cherry Blossom String Quartet. Works by Mozart, Weber and some Jazz. Reception to follow.
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 8:00 AM31st Annual George Washington Parkway Classic
    A 10 mile and 5k footrace held in Old Town Alexandria.
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMMoroccan Artisans Showcase
    Celebration of Morroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 26, 2015 Sun 7:00 PMAll About Music: Music in Recital
    All About Music; Music in recital; Performers are Guity Adjoodan (Piano), Robert & Rocio Ford (Accordion & Castanets), Jeremiah Baker (Saxophone), Vladimir Fridman, (Guitar).Presented by Unique Foundation, An exciting night of music in recital by various performers to raise funds for breast cancer research.
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 9:00 AMWDC - Orientation
    This workshop is offered to new job seekers who are looking for assistance in their employment search. You will learn about WDC programs and services and what programs may best serve your needs. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 11:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Showcase
    Celebration of Morroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMCity Council - School Board Subcommittee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 6:00 PMAlexandria Housing Development Corp. (AHDC)
    Regular meeting
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMARHA Board of Commissioners
    Scheduled Board Meeting
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West SAP Steering Committee Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #11
    Apr 27, 2015 Mon 7:30 PMAlexandria Traffic and Parking Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 9:00 AMWDC - 2-day Job Search Boot Camp Pt. 1 & 2
    Do you need to tone and strengthen your job finding skills? Sign up for the Job Search Boot Camp and have your job search skills assessed and improve your job search through training and practice! *Whip your resume into shape or create your first resume *March confidently into an interview *Learn how to build your team of support *Find out where ...
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 11:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Showcase
    Celebration of Morroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPreliminary Add/Delete List Discussion
    Preliminary Add/Delete List Discussion
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    Apr 28, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Apr 29, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 29, 2015 Wed 11:00 AMMoroccan Artisans Showcase
    Celebration of Morroccan culture with a multi-day festival featuring vendor sales, food, music and entertainment.
    Apr 29, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 29, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 30, 2015 Thu 8:00 AMEconomic Development Partnership
    Regular monthly meeting
    Apr 30, 2015 Thu 1:00 PMWDC - Completing an Employment Application Online
    This workshop will demonstrate why it is important to complete all questions on a job application. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 30, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Apr 30, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMPotomac Yard Metro Implementation Group Meeting
    This meeting will include a discussion of the staff recommendation for the preferred alternative for the Potomac Yard Metrorail Station.
    Apr 30, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Lecture by Leslie Rowland
    "The Meaning of Freedom in the Aftermath of Slavery, 1865-1867” by Leslie Rowland, The University of Maryland. Drawing from the work of the Freedmen and Southern Society Project (FSSP) at the university, Dr. Rowland will discuss the aspirations of former slaves following the end of the Civil War and their struggle to make freedom a reality. The FSSP ...
    May 1, 2015 Fri 11:00 AMBuilding Safety Month Opening Event
    Each year the International Code Council (ICC) sponsors National Building Safety Month during the month of May. To celebrate this nationally recognized event, the City of Alexandria Department of Code Administration will be hosting a kick-off event on Market Square in front of the Alexandria City Hall.
    May 1, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 4/28 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the April 28 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    May 1, 2015 Fri 7:00 PMSUclarinets: Shenandoah Conservatory
    SUclarinets Shenandoah Conservatory's award winning clarinet choir under the direction of acclaimed clarinet soloist Garrick Zoeter, performs works by Mozart, Handel, Vivaldi, Gershwin, and the United States premiere of Guillaume Connesson's Scene's From A Contemporary Life for Clarinet and Bass Clarinet Duo.
    May 2, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMAttics & Alleys Tour
    Three-hour walking tour featuring rarely seen spaces of Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 7:00 AM2015 Shelter Walk for Homeless Animals
    1.5 mile walk for people and their companion animals to raise awareness and funds for the Vola Lawson Animal Shelter and the activities of the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 9:00 AM10th Annual NoVa Vision Walk
    5K Walk-a-Thon at Cameron Run Regional Park, 3699 Eisenhower Ave, to raise funds and awareness for the Foundation Fighting Blindness. Will include music, moonbounce and children's activities.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 1:30 PMStepalive! Walkathon
    A 5K or 5 mile fun run from First Christian Church through Old Town and back.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMEclipse Chamber Orchestra at the Lyceum
    Eclipse Chamber Orchestra musicians will present two of Franz Schubert's most delightful and popular works. The Arpeggione Sonata and the Trout Quintet are masterpieces that are thrilling to hear in live performance. Featured performers are Mahoko Eguchi, viola, John Hughes, violin, Rachel Young, cello, Paul DeNola, bass, and Jiyoung Oh, piano.
    May 3, 2015 Sun 7:00 PMAmerican Youth Philharmonic Master Class
    American Youth Philharmonic Master Class with AYPO Students, directed by The Ensemble da Camera chamber music concert. A recital by AYPO students from the Chamber Music program.
    May 4, 2015 Mon 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training (1 of 2)
    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 4, 2015 Mon 6:30 PMFinal Add/Delete List Discussion
    Final Add/Delete List Discussion
    May 5, 2015 Tue 9:00 AMWDC - Miller & Long Recruitment Event
    Local Concrete Construction Company Miller & Long is currently recruiting for Labor Workers. Available positions in DC, MD and Northern Virginia: *Must have at least a High School Diploma/GED *Must be able to lift/carry at least 50+ pounds *General knowledge of carpentry hand/power tools a plus *Work shifts available M-F (some weekend) *2-3 ...
    May 5, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    May 6, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 6, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 6, 2015 Wed 4:00 PMYouth Mental Health First Aid Training 2 of 2
    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 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    May 7, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 7, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMBudget Adoption
    FY 16 Budget Adoption
    May 9, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMAttics & Alleys Tour
    Three-hour walking tour featuring rarely seen spaces of Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House.
    May 9, 2015 Sat 2:00 PMFirst Church of Christ, Scientist: lecture
    Are you ready to trust God more? Join international Christian speaker, Enrique Smeke, as he explores how we can rely on our ever-present connection to God for help in his talk, "Are You Ready to Take the Next Step?" Mr. Smeke will present this talk first in English (2-3pm) and then in Spanish (4-5pm) on Saturday, May 9th. No tickets are required. ...
    May 9, 2015 Sat 3:00 PMBarrett Bazaar
    PTA sponsored carnival with children's games and activities; food sales; music and pony rides.
    May 10, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMFree Mother’s Day Open House Friendship Firehouse
    Mothers and their families are admitted free at the Friendship Firehouse Museum on Mother’s Day.
    May 10, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMCancelled: Mother’s Day Tours At Gadsby's
    Celebrate Mom with Free Tours!
    May 10, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMFree Mother's Day Tours at Apothecary Museum
    The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum is pleased to offer free tours on Mother’s Day!
    May 11, 2015 Mon 10:00 AMWDC - Career Information Session
    Career Information Session - * City of Alexandria resident * Downsized or laid off * Job training at no cost * Currently receiving unemployment benefits TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 11, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    May 11, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    Braddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting #16
    May 11, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMCommission on Information Technology
    Regular monthly meeting
    May 12, 2015 Tue 9:30 AMAlexandria Electoral Board
    Scheduled Board Meeting
    May 12, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    May 13, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 13, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 13, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    May 13, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMEisenhower West SAP Steering Committee Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #12
    May 14, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 14, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    May 15, 2015 Fri 5:30 AMBike To Work Day 2015
    An annual event where participants bicycle in, enjoy music,food,gifts and there will be various vendors who will offer information.
    May 15, 2015 Fri 12:30 PMSpring for Alexandria
    Hundreds of volunteers will perform community service at nonprofit and city agencies throughout the city. Fifty volunteers will build and paint book shelves on the stage under the supervision of carpenters.
    May 15, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 5/12 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the May 12 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    May 16, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMAttics & Alleys Tour
    Three-hour walking tour featuring rarely seen spaces of Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House.
    May 16, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing
    City Council Public Hearing
    May 16, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMSoldier-led Tours of Fort Ward
    In honor of Armed Forces Day
    May 16, 2015 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting History Walking Tour
    Explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour.
    May 16, 2015 Sat 7:30 PMWords&Music presents: Songs of the Spirit
    Words&Music presents the fifth installment in the ongoing series "The American Composer", this year titled Songs of the Spirit. Join us as we celebrate the richness and diversity of music that comes from the heart and speaks to the spirit.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 12:00 PMTake 25
    Outdoor event to provide safety information to parents in honor or National Missing Children's Day. Features community vendors, entertainment, and free child friendly activities.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMTea with Martha Washington - Scout event
    Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests?
    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 18, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMVoter Registration Deadline
    Voter Registration Deadline for the June 9 Primary Election.
    May 18, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    May 18, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    May 18, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    May 19, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    May 19, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMEisenhower West SAP Steering Committee Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #13
    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.
    May 20, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 20, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 20, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    May 20, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    May 21, 2015 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. board.
    May 21, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    May 21, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 21, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Lecture by Susan Cumbey
    “The Art of Memorializing the Civil War” by Susan Cumbey, Fort Ward Museum and Historic Site. In the years following the Civil War, a significant effort was made to commemorate and honor the service and sacrifices of its participants through public monuments, paintings and prints. The memorial movement that emerged in the last quarter of the 19th ...
    May 22, 2015 Fri 10:00 AMWDC - Career Information Session
    New Year. New you. Career Information Session - * City of Alexandria resident * Downsized or laid off * Job training at no cost * Currently receiving unemployment benefits Register online: http://joblink.eventbrite.com
    May 22, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMFamily Fun Night
    Bring the whole family to Family Fun Nights for swimming and fun for all ages on Friday evenings. Pool games include beach ball relays, water basketball, diving for prizes and fun on the ‘Aqua Challenge’ floating obstacle course. Participate in swimming skill assessments for youth, learn pool safety tips and more.
    May 23, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMAttics & Alleys Tour
    Three-hour walking tour featuring rarely seen spaces of Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House.
    May 23, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMREBROADCAST - 5/16 City Council Public Hearing
    Rebroadcast of the May 16 City Council City Council Public Hearing on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    May 24, 2015 Sun 6:00 AMAlexandria Running & Family Festival
    Half Marathon and 5K race and family festival featuring music, beer garden, inflatable amusements, food and booths.
    May 24, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMThe Eclectic Guitars: Blues in the Night
    The Eclectic Guitars: Blues in the Night. Larry Snitzler, (Classical Guitar), and Rick Whitehead, (Jazz Guitar), are at it again, with a wide-ranging variety of styles and pieces, covering the gamut from Latin American, to classical, to American jazz standards with a special emphasis on the Blues.
    May 25, 2015 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Memorial Day
    City Offices Closed for Memorial Day
    May 26, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    May 26, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    May 27, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 27, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 27, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMAlexandria Historical Society Lecture
    Join the members of the Alexandria Historical Society for a lecture by historian Paula Whitacre on Julia Wilbur and her role as an aid worker in Civil War Alexandria.
    May 27, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    May 28, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    May 28, 2015 Thu 6:30 PMWest End Transitway Policy Advisory Group (PAG)
    The City of Alexandria is conducting an Alternative Analysis/Environmental Assessment (AA/EA) for the West End Transitway Corridor. This is the fifth meeting of the Policy Advisory Group (PAG) established by City Council. This meeting is open to the public.
    May 28, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    Oakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group and Community Meeting
    May 29, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 5/26 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the May 26 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    May 30, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMAttics & Alleys Tour
    Three-hour walking tour featuring rarely seen spaces of Lee-Fendall House, Gadsby’s Tavern Museum, the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum, and Carlyle House.
    May 30, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMCroquet Day
    A croquet tournament will be played on multiple concurrent fields at Joseph Hensley Park. Food and activities will be organized for team members, families, and spectators.
    May 31, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President James Madison, as presented by John Douglas Hall, at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
    May 31, 2015 Sun 5:00 PMA Brahms-Schumann Soirée
    A Brahms-Schumann Soirée: Chamber Music with Violin, Clarinet, Cello and Piano, The Ensemble da Camera of Washington - Ricardo Cyncynates (violin), Claire Eichhorn (clarinet), Anna Balakerskaia (piano), and cello. Works by Brahms and Schumann.
    Jun 2, 2015 Tue 5:00 PMDeadline to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail
    Last day to request an absentee ballot by mail for the June 9 Primary Election.
    Jun 2, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Jun 3, 2015 Wed 7:30 AMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jun 3, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 3, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 4, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 5, 2015 Fri 10:00 AMWDC - Career Information Session
    Career Information Session - * City of Alexandria resident * Downsized or laid off * Job training at no cost * Currently receiving unemployment benefits TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 5, 2015 Fri 11:00 AMWest End Food Truck Rodeo
    Held in the Southern Towers Parking lot on Seminary Road. Features multiple food trucks, vendors, music, face painting and children's activities.
    Jun 6, 2015 Sat 5:00 PMIn Person Absentee Voting Deadline
    Last day to vote in-person absentee for the June 9 Primary Election.
    Jun 8, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria-Caen Sister City Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jun 10, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 10, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 10, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Jun 10, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    Jun 11, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board will have a retreat to receive education on investment topics. The Board may also have a regular business meeting.
    Jun 11, 2015 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.
    Jun 11, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 11, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Jun 12, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 6/10 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the June 10 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Jun 13, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing
    City Council Public Hearing
    Jun 13, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Camp Day
    Union and Confederate reenactors interpret Civil War military activities in camp settings, present drills, infantry and artillery demonstrations, and civilian impressions.
    Jun 15, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Scheduled meeting
    Jun 15, 2015 Mon 5:00 PMAlexandria Library Board
    Regular meeting
    Jun 15, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Jun 15, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMBeauregard Urban Design Advisory Committee (BDAC)
    Regular Meeting
    Jun 15, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jun 16, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jun 17, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 17, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 17, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Jun 17, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jun 18, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 18, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMCivil War Lecture by Caroline Janney
    Remembering the Civil War
    Jun 20, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMBeat the Heat Racquetball Tournament
    Ages 18 & up. Join in the fun with this double elimination tournament for singles and doubles, divided by age groups: Men and/or Women 18–34, 35–50, 51–65 and 66 & over. Tournament will be played Saturday and/or Sunday. To participate, register for activity #423210.
    Jun 20, 2015 Sat 9:30 AMREBROADCAST - 6/13 City Council Public Hearing
    Rebroadcast of the June 13 City Council Public Hearing on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Jun 21, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMFree Father's Day Tour at Apothecary Museum
    The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum is pleased to offer free tours on Father’s Day!
    Jun 21, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMFree Father’s Day Tours at Gadsby's Tavern Museum
    Celebrate Dad with Free Tours!
    Jun 21, 2015 Sun 1:00 PMFree Father’s Day Open House Friendship Firehouse
    The Friendship Firehouse Museum is free for fathers and their families on Father’s Day.
    Jun 22, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West SAP Steering Committee Meeting
    Eisenhower West Small Area Plan Steering Committee Meeting #14
    Jun 23, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Meeting
    City Council Regular Legislative Meeting
    Jun 23, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Jun 24, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 24, 2015 Wed 1:00 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, who is out of school in need of job assistance? *Make a resume and cover letter * Get support with job searching * Use computers weekly to job search and fill out applications * Practice interview skills with staff TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 24, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jun 25, 2015 Thu 3:30 PMYCA - Teenswork Job Club
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 16-21 years old, with the right to work in the U.S.? * Do you want a second set of eyes to look over your resume? * Do you need help to stay on top of your job search? * Do you want help preparing for an interview? TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jun 25, 2015 Thu 7:00 PMOakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group
    Oakville Triangle & Rt. 1 Corridor Advisory Group and Community Meeting
    Jun 26, 2015 Fri 6:00 PMREBROADCAST - 6/23 City Council Meeting
    Rebroadcast of the June 23 City Council Regular Legislative Meeting on Comcast Cable Channel 70.
    Jun 27, 2015 Sat 9:00 AMCivil War Kids Drill Day
    Program is weather dependent.
    Jul 1, 2015 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. board.
    Jul 1, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK.
    Jul 1, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jul 3, 2015 Fri 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Independence Day
    City Offices Closed for Independence Day
    Jul 7, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Jul 8, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Jul 9, 2015 Thu 7:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Jul 9, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Jul 11, 2015 Sat 7:00 PMUSA/Alexandria Birthday Celebration
    Program includes awards presentation, food sales, birthday cake distribution, premier concert and concludes with fireworks barge shoot.
    Jul 13, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMCommission on Information Technology
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jul 15, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Jul 15, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Jul 15, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jul 18, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMTons of Trucks
    Children of all ages will have the unique opportunity to explore their favorite vehicles, get behind the wheel and meet the people who protect, build and serve our City. Event is rain or shine.
    Jul 19, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President James Madison, as presented by John Douglas Hall, at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
    Jul 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jul 20, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Sister Cities Committee
    Regularly monthly meeting
    Jul 21, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Jul 22, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Jul 22, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Jul 28, 2015 Tue 7:30 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Jul 29, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Aug 5, 2015 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. board.
    Aug 5, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Aug 7, 2015 Fri 5:30 PMMovie Night @ Four Mile Run
    Viewers will enjoy free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks and a (PG)movie for the entire family to enjoy.
    Aug 12, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Aug 13, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Aug 17, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board
    Regular monthly meeting
    Aug 18, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Aug 19, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Aug 25, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria/Gyumri Sister City Committee
    Regularly scheduled meeting
    Aug 26, 2015 Wed 10:00 AMYCA - Youth & Young Adult Career Info Sessions
    Are you a City of Alexandria resident, between 18-21 years old? Would you like to attend vocational training at no cost? Gain a paid work experience? Come to WDC's Youth and Young Adult Career Sessions every Wednesday at 10 a.m. for more information. TO REGISTER PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK
    Sep 1, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Sep 2, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 7, 2015 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Labor Day
    City Offices Closed for Labor Day
    Sep 9, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Sep 9, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 10, 2015 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. board.
    Sep 10, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Sep 10, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Sep 12, 2015 Sat 5:30 PMMovie Night @ Four Mile Run
    Viewers will enjoy free popcorn, cotton candy, drinks and a (PG)movie for the entire family to enjoy.
    Sep 15, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 15, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Ent. Bd of Dir. Public Hearing
    Public Hearing to adopt the FY 2016 Budget
    Sep 16, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Sep 16, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 27, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President James Madison, as presented by John Douglas Hall, at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
    Sep 29, 2015 Tue 7:00 AMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    Braddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting #17
    Oct 6, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Oct 7, 2015 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. board.
    Oct 7, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 8, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Oct 8, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Oct 10, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Artillery Day
    Program is weather dependent.
    Oct 12, 2015 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Columbus Day
    City Offices Closed for Columbus Day
    Oct 13, 2015 Tue 5:00 PMVoter Registration Deadline
    Voter Registration Deadline for the November 3 General Election.
    Oct 14, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Oct 17, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMFamily Fall Festival
    A family event featuring fall activities such as scarecrow making, pumpkin and face painting, arts and crafts, exhibitors, food vendors, puppet show, pony rides, and performing groups.
    Oct 20, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Oct 21, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Oct 21, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 27, 2015 Tue 5:00 PMDeadline to Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail
    Last day to request an absentee ballot by mail for the November 3 General Election.
    Oct 28, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 29, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMTreaty of Ghent Ball Dance Class
    Learn 18th-century English country dancing.
    Oct 31, 2015 Sat 5:00 PMIn-Person Absentee Voting Deadline
    Last day to vote absentee in person for the November 3 General Election.
    Nov 3, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Nov 4, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 5, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMTreaty of Ghent Ball Dance Class
    Learn 18th-century English country dancing.
    Nov 7, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMSoldier-led Tours of Fort Ward
    In honor of Veteran’s Day.
    Nov 11, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Nov 11, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 12, 2015 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. board.
    Nov 12, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Nov 12, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Nov 12, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMTreaty of Ghent Ball Dance Class
    Learn 18th-century English country dancing.
    Nov 14, 2015 Sat 5:30 PMTreaty of Ghent Banquet & Ball
    Celebrate Peace in 1815!
    Nov 15, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President James Madison, as presented by John Douglas Hall, at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
    Nov 17, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Nov 18, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Nov 18, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 26, 2015 Thu 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
    City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Nov 27, 2015 Fri 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
    City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
    Dec 1, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission - Regular Public Hearing
    Planning Commission regular monthly public hearing. Hearing end times are approximate.
    Dec 2, 2015 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. board.
    Dec 2, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 9, 2015 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
    Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
    Dec 9, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 10, 2015 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
    Meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board.
    Dec 10, 2015 Thu 7:30 PMBoard Of Zoning Appeals - Regular Public Hearing
    Regular public hearing of the Board of Zoning Appeals. Hearing end time is approximate.
    Dec 12, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp
    Some activities weather dependent.
    Dec 14, 2015 Mon 7:00 AMBraddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting
    Braddock Implementation Advisory Group Meeting #18
    Dec 15, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
    Regular monthly meeting
    Dec 16, 2015 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Transportation Commission Monthly Meeting
    Dec 16, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
    Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 24, 2015 Thu 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    Dec 25, 2015 Fri 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
    City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday

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