Calendar of Events

List of Calendar Events

Date    TimeEvent
Aug 19, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMSold Out-Geek Tour – Outlandish Tour
Learn about the role of 18th century female healers and apothecaries on this tour that focuses on the herbal medicines featured in Diana Gabaldon’s celebrated Outlander series of novels.
Aug 19, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at King Street Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the King Street Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on King Street Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the the King Street Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 6:00 PMAlex. Housing Dev. Corp. Board Directors (AHDC)
Alexandria Housing Development Corporation Board of Directors Meeting
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMDundee-Helsingborg Sister Cities Committee Meeting
Regular meeting
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board (SSAB)
Regular monthly meeting
Aug 20, 2018 Mon 7:30 PMEnvironmental Policy Commission Regular Meeting
Environmental Policy Commission (EPC) Regular Meeting
Aug 21, 2018 Tue 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at Eisenhower Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the Eisenhower Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 21, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 21, 2018 Tue 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on Eisenhower Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the Eisenhower Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cars, passes, etc.
Aug 21, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMCANCELLED: Alex. Renew En. Board of Directors
Regular meeting, Edward Semonian Conference Room
Aug 21, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMHistoric Alexandria Resources Commission Meeting
Regular Meeting
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at Braddock Road Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at Braddock Road Metro station offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store at Del Ray/Potomac Yards
The Mobile Transit Store will be at the Del Ray/Potomac Yards with Mobile Stops and Survey
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 2:00 PMNew to Medicare Presentation
Are you new to Medicare or a caregiver for a Medicare beneficiary? Learn the basics of Medicare coverage and choices. This class is presented by Medicare Counselors from the Division of Aging and Adult Services, and the Virginia Insurance Counseling and Assistance Program (VICAP). No Cost Registration is not required. For more information call 703.746.5999 ...
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 3:30 PMArchaeological Commission Ship Committee
The Ship Committee tasked with coming up with recommendations about what will happen with the ship(s) that were found during archaeological excavations along the waterfront. The Ship Committee is a subcommittee of the Alexandria Archaeological Commission.
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 22, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMSimpson Park Triangle/Vacant Lot Subcommittee
Strategies to raise funds to implement Community Matching Fund improvement activities
Aug 23, 2018 Thu 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store in Old Town Alexandria
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be in Old Town Alexandria with Stops and Survey
Aug 23, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMEnvironmental Action Plan Phase 1 Recommendations
This meeting will be to present and discuss the revised EAP phase 1 recommendations for consideration by council.
Aug 24, 2018 Fri 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at King Street Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the King Street Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 24, 2018 Fri 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on King Street Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the the King Street Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc
Aug 24, 2018 Fri 1:00 PMRoute 1 South Housing Affordability Strategy
Resident Information Stand
Aug 25, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMLive Music at Market
Live music on the market stage
Aug 25, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMSpecialty Tour: Hamilton BFF & Frenemies 
Telling their Story during Hamilton Summer.
Aug 25, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMCommission for Women Retreat
Alexandria Commission for Women Retreat
Aug 25, 2018 Sat 11:30 AMBike Gleaning
Bike Delivery of produce and goods to local food banks
Aug 25, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Aug 26, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Aug 27, 2018 Mon 4:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 27, 2018 Mon 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at King Street Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the King Street Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 27, 2018 Mon 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on King Street Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the the King Street Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc
Aug 28, 2018 Tue 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at Eisenhower Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the Eisenhower Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 28, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 28, 2018 Tue 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on Eisenhower Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the Eisenhower Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cars, passes, etc.
Aug 29, 2018 Wed 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at Braddock Road Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at Braddock Road Metro station offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 29, 2018 Wed 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store at Del Ray/Potomac Yards
The Mobile Transit Store will be at the Del Ray/Potomac Yards with Mobile Stops and Survey
Aug 29, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Aug 29, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMMovie under the Stars
RBG comes to Carlyle on Wednesday, August 29 in John Carlyle Square Park, 300 John Carlyle Street. Join the community in seeing a free, open to all, outdoor showing of this acclaimed film. Bring your blanket and chairs, grab dinner from your fave Carlyle business or take advantage of Rocklands Food Truck and Goodies Frozen Custard & Treats.
Aug 30, 2018 Thu 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at Van Dorn Metro Station
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the Van Dorn Metro Station offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 30, 2018 Thu 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store in Old Town Alexandria
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be in Old Town Alexandria with Stops and Survey
Aug 31, 2018 Fri 7:00 AMMobile Transit Store at King Street Metro
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be at the King Street Metro offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc.
Aug 31, 2018 Fri 10:30 AMMobile Transit Store on King Street Corridor
The City's Mobile Transit Store will be on the the King Street Corridor offering sales of transit fare, SmarTrip cards, passes, etc
Sep 1, 2018 Sat 8:00 AMYoga at Old Town Farmers Market
Yoga at Market
Sep 1, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMSpecialty Tour: Hamilton BFF & Frenemies
Telling their Story during Hamilton Summer.
Sep 1, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
Every first Saturday of the month at 11 a.m. the Alexandria Black History Museum will host a children’s story time in the Watson Reading Room (located next door to the museum.)
Sep 1, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 2, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 3, 2018 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Labor Day
City Offices Closed for Labor Day
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMComm. on Aging - Economic Dev. Comm
Scheduled meeting
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 3:00 PMCommission on Aging - Executive Comm.
Executive Committee meeting, 12th Floor
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 5:00 PMAd Hoc Waterfront Construction Monitoring Group
Scheduled meeting
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 5:00 PMCommission on Aging - Diversity Committee
Diversity committee meeting, 4401 Ford Ave., 12th Floor
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMCFW Executive Committee Meeting
Alexandria Commission for Women Executive Committee Meeting
Sep 4, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Sep 5, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 5, 2018 Wed 6:00 PMT.C. Williams Stadium Improvements - Open House
The Department of Planning and Zoning will hold an open house on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Sister Cities Conference Room (Room 1101) in City Hall at 301 King Street. Staff will give a brief presentation and be available to answer questions about the submitted project plans and next steps in the review process.
Sep 5, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Sep 6, 2018 Thu 9:30 AMAlexandria Electoral Board
Scheduled Board Meeting
Sep 6, 2018 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 6, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMStormwater Utility Phase II Credit Policy Meeting
Public meeting about the Phase II Credit Policy for the Stormwater Utility Fee
Sep 6, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMHousing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Regular monthly meeting of the City's Housing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Sep 8, 2018 Sat 9:00 AMEnvironmental Policy Commission Annual Retreat
Environmental Policy Commission Annual Retreat
Sep 8, 2018 Sat 9:00 AMChildren's Book Readon
Join local authors Diana Karczmarczyk and Courtney Gonzalez as they read their children's book It's GREAT to be YOU! on the market stage
Sep 8, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMT&ES Open House
Join the City of Alexandria in recognizing the contributions of public works professionals in our community. The City’s Department of Transportation & Environmental Services (T&ES) will kick off National Public Works Week (May 20-26) by hosting its second annual “We are T&ES” Open House on Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at 2900 Business ...
Sep 8, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 9, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour – American Sign Language
Learn about the muggle botanical science that inspired the potions and herbology of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, and make your own magical sleeping potion! This tour will be conducted exclusively in American Sign Language.
Sep 9, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 10, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 10, 2018 Mon 5:30 PMHARC Subcommittee
Regular Meeting
Sep 10, 2018 Mon 6:30 PMBoards and Commissions Chair Meeting
Meeting of the Chairs of the following Boards and Commissions with DCHS Director: Affordable Housing Adv. Committee, CY and F Collaborative Commission, Commission on Aging, Employment, Persons with Disabilities, Women, Human Rights, & Economic Opportunities, CSB and Social Services Adv. Bd.
Sep 10, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMAlex/Caen Sister City Committee meeting
Regular Meeting
Sep 10, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
Executive Committee meeting
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 8:00 AMAlexandria Commission on Employment
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 10:00 AM9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
Join Alexandria public safety agencies at a remembrance ceremony marking the anniversary of the September 11 attacks.
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 5:00 PMCitizenship Day
Naturalization Ceremony at Market Square
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria Commission for Women Meeting
The Commission meets the second Tuesday of every month, from 7 - 9 p.m. in Room 2000 at City Hall.
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Legislative Meeting
Sep 11, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMACPD Housing Committee
ACPD Housing Committee Regular monthly meeting
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 7:00 AMACPD Full Commission Meeting
Alexandria Commission on Persons with Disabilities (ACPD) -Full Committee Meeting
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 8:00 AMAlexandria Historic Restoration & Preservation Com
Regular Meeting
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 8:00 AMVDEM G489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers
This course aims to introduce the keys to success in managing large numbers of spontaneous volunteers in disasters. Its underlying assumption is that much of the volunteer help is indeed needed, and that with basic emergency management coordination skills, the volunteer resources can often be put to effective use, making a positive different in the ...
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 9:00 AMOld Town North Urban Design Advisory Committee
Urban Design Advisory Committee Serving Old Town North
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 12:00 PMPost-employment Benefits (OPEB) Trust Board
The OPEB Trust Board will meet to discuss the investments of the OPEB Trust.
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 3:30 PMArchaeological Commission Ship Committee
The Ship Committee tasked with coming up with recommendations about what will happen with the ship(s) that were found during archaeological excavations along the waterfront. The Ship Committee is a subcommittee of the Alexandria Archaeological Commission.
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 5:30 PMAlexandria Transit Company Board of Directors
Alexandria Transit Company's Board of Directors regularly scheduled monthly meeting.
Sep 12, 2018 Wed 7:00 PM“Saving Spaces” Book Release-Author John Sprinkle
John Sprinkle’s new book, Saving Spaces: Historic Land Conservation in the United States, provides an overview of historic preservation in America.
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The Board manages the investments of the pension plan assets. This plan provides retirement benefits for eligible General Schedule employees, Deputy Sheriffs, Medics, and Fire Marshals. During the meeting the Board may review the fund's investments and hear from current and potential investment ...
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
Due Diligence meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board. The Board will review reports related to the investments of the pension fund The Board will also review related issues brought to their attention.
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 4:00 PMCommission on Aging - Full Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMARHA Redevelopment Work Group Meeting
Monthly meeting of the ARHA Redevelopment Work Group
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMStormwater Utility Phase II Credit Policy Meeting
Public meeting about the Phase II Credit Policy for the Stormwater Utility Fee
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals
Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
Sep 13, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBeautification Commission
Regular Meeting
Sep 14, 2018 Fri 6:00 PMAfter Work Concert Series
Join us in Old Town Alexandria each second Friday of the month for a concert sponsored by The Folklore Society of Greater Washington (FSGW) and The Office of Historic Alexandria.
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 9:00 AMVolunteer to Clean Up the Potomac River Waterfront
Volunteer to participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s 33rd Annual International Coastal Cleanup
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 10:30 AMHealthy Cooking Demonstration
Join the Virginia Cooperative Extension's Master Food Volunteers on the market stage as they whip up quick and healthy dishes from products available right at market!
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMCivil War Shelter Day
This interpretive program will explore a variety of tents and shelter for Civil War soldiers.
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMFirefighting History Walking Tour
Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, the five volunteer fire companies, and three devastating fires.
Sep 15, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 16, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 1:30 PMCommission on Aging - Housing Committee Meeting
Regular Housing Committee Meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 6:30 PMBAR Consolidation Community Meeting
Board of Architectural Review Consolidation Community Meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 6:30 PMAlexandria Commission on HIV/AIDS
Regular Monthly Meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMEisenhower West/Landmark Van Dorn Implementation
Eisenhower West/Landmark Van Dorn Implementation Advisory Group Meeting - 2nd Floor Samuel Tucker Elementary School
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMSocial Services Advisory Board (SSAB)
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMDundee-Helsingborg Sister Cities Committee Meeting
Regular meeting
Sep 17, 2018 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
Regular meeting
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission Meeting
Regular Monthly Meeting
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
Regular meeting, Edward Semonian Conference Room
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMBudget & Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee
BFAAC Regular Monthly Meeting
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMHistoric Alexandria Resources Commission Meeting
Regular Meeting
Sep 18, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Full Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 9:00 AMD.M.V. Connect
DMV Connect is one of the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle's service outreach programs that serves Virginians who may not be able to travel to a DMV office.
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
Scheduled meeting
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMAlexandria Archaeological Commission (AAC)
The Alexandria Archaeological Commission (AAC) monthly meeting
Sep 19, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Sep 20, 2018 Thu 4:00 PMJoint City Council-ACPS School Board Work Session
Joint City Council-ACPS School Board Visioning Session following up on the Ad Hoc Joint City-Schools Facility Investment Task Force Recommendations
Sep 20, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMPHAC Advisory Commission Meeting
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 20, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMPark and Recreation Commission
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 21, 2018 Fri 7:30 PMAlexandria Movies Under the Stars
The City of Alexandria, in partnership with the Goodhart Group, invites you to a screening of Black Panther, in front of City Hall on a 3 story tall inflatable screen. Admission is free. Participants are encouraged to bring water. There is some bench seating around the fountain area, but suggest you bring chairs as the bench seating will fill quickly. ...
Sep 22, 2018 Sat 9:00 AMVolunteer Stream Monitoring
Are you interested in learning more about the health of our local streams? Want to know what types of critters live in them? Becoming a Volunteer Stream Monitor could be for you.
Sep 22, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMClassic Car Show
Co-sponsored by Packards Virginia and the Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum, the show will feature a variety of Packards ranging from the 1930s-1950s as well as other “orphan” vehicles that are invited to register as well.
Sep 22, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 22, 2018 Sat 1:30 PMArchaeology Workshop at Shuter’s Hill - Ceramics
Take a closer look at the Shuter’s Hill Site and the archaeology process before helping City Archaeologists screen soil from the site.
Sep 23, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour - A Magical Apothecary
Learn about the muggle botanical science that inspired the potions and herbology of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, and make your own magical sleeping potion!
Sep 23, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 24, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 24, 2018 Mon 6:00 PMAlex. Housing Dev. Corp. Board Directors (AHDC)
Alexandria Housing Development Corporation Board of Directors Meeting
Sep 24, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Citizen Corps Council
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 24, 2018 Mon 7:30 PMAlexandria Traffic and Parking Board
Regular monthly meeting
Sep 25, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 25, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Legislative Meeting
Sep 26, 2018 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Sep 26, 2018 Wed 3:30 PMArchaeological Commission Ship Committee
The Ship Committee tasked with coming up with recommendations about what will happen with the ship(s) that were found during archaeological excavations along the waterfront. The Ship Committee is a subcommittee of the Alexandria Archaeological Commission.
Sep 26, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Sep 26, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMPotomac Yard Implementation Work Group Meeting
The public is invited to the Potomac yard Metrorail Implementation Work Group (PYMIG) meeting. This meeting will provide Potomac Yard Metrorail Station project updates on the construction schedule and amendment to the Development Special Use Permit (DSUP). PYMIG is an ad-hoc committee consisting of community members and stakeholders. It serves as the ...
Sep 26, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Sep 27, 2018 Thu 6:30 PMJoint ATC Board / Transportation Comm. Mtg
The joint meeting will be to provide an overview of the Alexandria Transit Vision Plan and discuss transit needs and trade offs
Sep 27, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMCarlyle Design Review Board Meeting
Carlyle Design Review Board Meeting
Sep 29, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMCondominium and Community Association Training
The Office of Housing periodically sponsors free workshops related to condominium and other community associations. Topics include the structure and governance of condominium communities; fair housing law related to community association management; and understanding, managing, and amending governing documents.
Sep 29, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMChef at Market
The chefs from Brabo Tasting Room whip up delicious treats featuring fresh market ingredients
Sep 29, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMOpen House at Shuter’s Hill
View the new discoveries made this year at Shuter’s Hill, an 18th century urban plantation located on the grounds of the George Washington Masonic National Memorial.
Sep 29, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Sep 30, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour - Behind the Scenes
If the regular 30 minute tour of the Apothecary Museum just isn’t enough, this is the tour for you!
Sep 30, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 1, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 2, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 2, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMCFW Executive Committee Meeting
Alexandria Commission for Women Executive Committee Meeting
Oct 2, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Oct 3, 2018 Wed 8:45 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The Board manages the investments of the pension plan assets. This plan provides retirement benefits for eligible General Schedule employees, Deputy Sheriffs, Medics, and Fire Marshals. During the meeting the Board may review the fund's investments and hear from current and potential investment ...
Oct 3, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 3, 2018 Wed 6:00 PMGang Prevention Community Task Force Meeting
Regular meeting of the Task Force.
Oct 3, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Oct 4, 2018 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board
Regular monthly meeting
Oct 4, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMHousing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Regular monthly meeting of the City's Housing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Oct 5, 2018 Fri 12:00 AMVehicle Personal Property Tax Payments Due
Vehicle Personal Property Tax (Car Tax) payments are due.
Oct 5, 2018 Fri 12:00 AMBusiness Personal Property Tax Payments Due
Business Personal Property tax payments are due.
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 8:00 AMYoga at Old Town Farmers Market
Yoga at Market
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Artillery Day
Reenactors from the 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery, a unit stationed at Fort Ward during the Civil War, present firing demonstrations.
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
Bring your little learners to the Alexandria Black History Museum for cultural stories and creative craft activities that introduce world history and folklore.
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMVictorian Apothecary Workshop
Learn about Victorian apothecaries and herbalism from The Schod Family Apothecary historic interpreters Kent and Melissa Schod and make your own herbal remedy.
Oct 6, 2018 Sat 1:30 PMFamily Dig Day
Assist Alexandria Archaeology at a public dig!
Oct 7, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 7, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMAmerican Pharmacists Month Open House
In honor of American Pharmacists Month the Apothecary Museum will be free on Sunday, Oct. 7 from 1:00-4:45pm.
Oct 8, 2018 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Columbus Day
City Offices Closed for Columbus Day
Oct 8, 2018 Mon 5:30 PMHARC Subcommittee
Regular Meeting
Oct 9, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 9, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria Commission for Women Meeting
The Commission meets the second Tuesday of every month, from 7 - 9 p.m. in Room 2000 at City Hall.
Oct 9, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Oct 10, 2018 Wed 8:00 AMVDEM G191 EOC/ICS Interface
This course provides an opportunity for participants to begin developing an ICS/EOC interface for their community.
Oct 10, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
Interim meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board. The Board will review reports related to the investments of the pension fund The Board will also review related issues brought to their attention.
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 9:30 AMAlexandria Electoral Board
Scheduled Board Meeting
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMARHA Redevelopment Work Group Meeting
Monthly meeting of the ARHA Redevelopment Work Group
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals
Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBeautification Commission
Regular Meeting
Oct 11, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMMasquerade Ball Dance Class
In preparation for the Masquerade Ball on October 27, learn 18th-century English country dancing from expert dance instructors.
Oct 12, 2018 Fri 6:00 PMAfter Work Concert Series
Join us in Old Town Alexandria each second Friday of the month for a concert sponsored by The Folklore Society of Greater Washington (FSGW) and The Office of Historic Alexandria.
Oct 12, 2018 Fri 7:00 PMFemale Stranger Beer Dinner with Port City
Join Port City Brewery and Gadsby’s Tavern Museum as we honor the anniversary of the Female Stranger’s death with her specialty beer – the Long Black Veil!
Oct 13, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Oct 13, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMBuild Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop
The City of Alexandria will host a “Build Your Own Rain Barrel” workshop. The workshop will be held on Saturday October 13th from 10:00 am to noon at the Alexandria Renew Environmental Center Lobby, located at 1800 Limerick Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. All tools and supplies will be provided.
Oct 13, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Oct 13, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMCivil War Firefighting Walking Tour
The “We’ve Been Burned: Alexandria Firefighters During the Civil War” walking tour explores firefighting during the occupation.
Oct 13, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 14, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour - Behind the Scenes
If the regular 30 minute tour of the Apothecary Museum just isn’t enough, this is the tour for you!
Oct 14, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 14, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMThe Anniversary of the Female Stranger’s Death
Learn the story of the Female Stranger during tours on the 202nd anniversary of this local legend’s death.
Oct 15, 2018 Mon 8:00 AMVoter Registration Deadline
Voter Registration Deadline for the November 6 General Election.
Oct 15, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Oct 15, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 15, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Oct 16, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 16, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
Regular meeting, Edward Semonian Conference Room
Oct 16, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMHistoric Alexandria Resources Commission Meeting
Regular Meeting
Oct 16, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMFilm Screening:Evolution of America: 1619-Today
“Evolution of America: 1619 to Today” is an hour-long documentary on the historical relevance of the four seminal historical events of 1619 and how they influenced the arc of American history to the present day.
Oct 17, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 17, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Oct 17, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Oct 17, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
Scheduled meeting
Oct 17, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Oct 18, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMPHAC Advisory Commission Meeting
Regular monthly meeting
Oct 20, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMFamily Fall Festival
A family favorite event featuring fall activities, arts and crafts, exhibitors, and food vendors.
Oct 20, 2018 Sat 10:30 AMHealthy Cooking Demonstration
Join the Virginia Cooperative Extension's Master Food Volunteers on the market stage as they whip up quick and healthy dishes from products available right at market!
Oct 20, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Oct 20, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 21, 2018 Sun 11:00 AMGeek Tour - Pharmacy Nerds
Spend more time touring the Apothecary Museum with a museum volunteer who is also a pharmacist.
Oct 21, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 22, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 23, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 23, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Oct 24, 2018 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Oct 24, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 24, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Oct 24, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMLecture on Civil War Photography
Sponsored by the Friends of Fort Ward and the Alexandria Historical Society Civil War photography expert Bob Zeller will present “The Grand Review: Discoveries & Explorations in Civil War Photography.”
Oct 25, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMMasquerade Ball Dance Class
In preparation for the Masquerade Ball on October 27, learn 18th-century English country dancing from expert dance instructors.
Oct 25, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMMasquerade Ball Dance Class
In preparation for the Masquerade Ball on October 27, learn 18th-century English country dancing from expert dance instructors.
Oct 27, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Oct 27, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 27, 2018 Sat 8:00 PMMasquerade Ball
Inspired by the season, disguise yourself and dance the night away at the Masquerade Ball at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum.
Oct 28, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Oct 29, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 30, 2018 Tue 8:00 PMPoe in Alexandria
Actor David Keltz recreates one of Edgar Allen Poe’s 19th-century speaking engagements, including literary criticism, short stories, poetry, and musings.
Oct 31, 2018 Wed 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 31, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Oct 31, 2018 Wed 8:00 PMPoe in Alexandria
Actor David Keltz recreates one of Edgar Allen Poe’s 19th-century speaking engagements, including literary criticism, short stories, poetry, and musings.
Nov 1, 2018 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board
Regular monthly meeting
Nov 1, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMHousing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Regular monthly meeting of the City's Housing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
Bring your little learners to the Alexandria Black History Museum for cultural stories and creative craft activities that introduce world history and folklore.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AM“Bound to the Fire”
Join Alexandria Archaeology and Alexandria Black History for the second annual Anna Lynch Memorial Lecture Series.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMDocent-Led Tour
Come for an in-depth guided tour of Friendship’s firehouse and learn about the company’s firefighting procedures and equipment.
Nov 3, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 4, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 5, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 6, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 7, 2018 Wed 8:45 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The Board manages the investments of the pension plan assets. This plan provides retirement benefits for eligible General Schedule employees, Deputy Sheriffs, Medics, and Fire Marshals. During the meeting the Board may review the fund's investments and hear from current and potential investment ...
Nov 7, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 7, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMScreening of the film “Sergeant York”
In honor of the Centennial of the World War I, enjoy a screening of the 1941 film about World War I hero Alvin York starring Best Actor Oscar winner Gary Cooper and directed by the renowned Howard Hawks.
Nov 7, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Nov 8, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
Interim meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board. The Board will review reports related to the investments of the pension fund The Board will also review related issues brought to their attention.
Nov 8, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMARHA Redevelopment Work Group Meeting
Monthly meeting of the ARHA Redevelopment Work Group
Nov 8, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Nov 8, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals
Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
Nov 8, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBeautification Commission
Regular Meeting
Nov 9, 2018 Fri 6:00 PMAfter Work Concert Series
Join us in Old Town Alexandria each second Friday of the month for a concert sponsored by The Folklore Society of Greater Washington (FSGW) and The Office of Historic Alexandria.
Nov 10, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMFort Tours in honor of Veterans Day
A Union veteran interpreter conducts two 90-minute tours of the fort, reminiscing about army life in the Defenses of Washington.
Nov 10, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Nov 10, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMLecture-Come Out Fighting by C.R. Gibbs
A free lecture with historian C. R. Gibbs. Cosponsored with Port of Harlem Magazine
Nov 10, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 10, 2018 Sat 2:00 PMFort Tours in honor of Veterans Day
A Union veteran interpreter conducts two 90-minute tours of the fort, reminiscing about army life in the Defenses of Washington.
Nov 11, 2018 Sun 9:30 AMWorld War I Commemoration
World War I Commemoration
Nov 11, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 11, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFacetime with History
This monthly series allows guests to spend time with people from the past in an informal setting, much like meeting at the tavern to catch up with friends. While the individual varies, through conversation and stories, guests will deepen their understanding of the past and how it connects to today.
Nov 12, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 12, 2018 Mon 5:30 PMHARC Subcommittee
Regular Meeting
Nov 12, 2018 Mon 6:30 PMBoards and Commissions Chair Meeting
Meeting of the Chairs of the following Boards and Commissions with DCHS Director: Affordable Housing Adv. Committee, CY and F Collaborative Commission, Commission on Aging, Employment, Persons with Disabilities, Women, Human Rights, & Economic Opportunities, CSB and Social Services Adv. Bd.
Nov 13, 2018 Tue 8:00 AMVDEM G775 EOC Operations and Management
This course provides the participant with training in the methods and procedures to effectively manage and operate an emergency operations center (EOC) during crisis situations.
Nov 13, 2018 Tue 9:00 AMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 13, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria Commission for Women Meeting
The Commission meets the second Tuesday of every month, from 7 - 9 p.m. in Room 2000 at City Hall.
Nov 13, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Nov 14, 2018 Wed 4:00 PMBoard of Equalization and Assessment Review
Scheduled meeting for the purpose of hearing complaints of inequalities wherein the property owners allege a lack of uniformity in assessment, or errors in acreage in such real estate assessments
Nov 14, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Nov 15, 2018 Thu 12:00 AMSecond Half Real Estate Taxes Due
Second-half Real Estate tax payments are due.
Nov 15, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMPHAC Advisory Commission Meeting
Regular monthly meeting
Nov 15, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMCarlyle Design Review Board Meeting
Carlyle Design Review Board Meeting
Nov 15, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBeaujolais Fundraiser Caen Sister Cities
Please join the Alexandria-Caen Sister Cities Committee and the Office of Historic Alexandria, as we participate in the world’s largest wine party.
Nov 16, 2018 Fri 9:00 AMD.M.V. Connect
DMV Connect is one of the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle's service outreach programs that serves Virginians who may not be able to travel to a DMV office.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 10:00 AMKids Krafts
Come create and take-home craft projects inspired by early firefighting history.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 10:30 AMHealthy Cooking Demonstration
Join the Virginia Cooperative Extension's Master Food Volunteers on the market stage as they whip up quick and healthy dishes from products available right at market!
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMPortside History
Join the Office of Historic Alexandria for hands-on and interactive history activities related to Alexandria’s rich waterfront history.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 17, 2018 Sat 2:00 PMAlexandria Cider Festival
Enjoy a selection of ciders from more than 12 Virginia cideries.
Nov 18, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 19, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Nov 20, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
Regular meeting, Edward Semonian Conference Room
Nov 21, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Nov 21, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
Scheduled meeting
Nov 22, 2018 Thu 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 23, 2018 Fri 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Thanksgiving
City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 24, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 25, 2018 Sun 10:00 AMMuseum Shop Sunday in Historic Alexandria
Stop by your favorite Alexandria museums and enjoy special activities and discounts at their museum shops. Give the gift of history to your friends and family.
Nov 25, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFreedom House Museum open
See a powerful exhibit in the basement of the building, which was once part of a larger complex used by the slave trading firm Franklin and Armfield. Through first-person accounts of enslaved men and women and details from the business, encounter the harsh reality of the domestic slave trade and Alexandria's role.
Nov 26, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMAlexandria Citizen Corps Council
Regular monthly meeting
Nov 27, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Nov 28, 2018 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Nov 28, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Dec 1, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMStory Time for Little Historians
Bring your little learners to the Alexandria Black History Museum for cultural stories and creative craft activities that introduce world history and folklore.
Dec 1, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMScottish Walk Open House
Special guests The Schod Family Apothecary demonstrating 19th century apothecary products making.
Dec 4, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Dec 5, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Dec 6, 2018 Thu 6:30 PMAlexandria Community Services Board
Regular monthly meeting
Dec 6, 2018 Thu 7:00 PMHousing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Regular monthly meeting of the City's Housing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)
Dec 8, 2018 Sat 11:00 AMHow to Celebrate Kwanzaa Workshop
Have you ever wanted to celebrate Kwanzaa, but are not sure how to begin? Join the staff of the ABHM and Marilyn Patterson, CEO of Joyous Events, for an informative morning that includes the history of Kwanzaa.
Dec 8, 2018 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp
Learn about Christmas traditions during the Civil War.
Dec 8, 2018 Sat 1:00 PMHow to Celebrate Kwanzaa Workshop
Have you ever wanted to celebrate Kwanzaa, but are not sure how to begin? Join the staff of the ABHM and Marilyn Patterson, CEO of Joyous Events, for an informative morning that includes the history of Kwanzaa.
Dec 8, 2018 Sat 4:00 PMCandlelight Tours
Take a break from the fast pace of the season and enjoy the unique charm and history of Old Town at Alexandria’s most popular holiday event.
Dec 9, 2018 Sun 1:00 PMFacetime with History
This monthly series allows guests to spend time with people from the past in an informal setting, much like meeting at the tavern to catch up with friends. While the individual varies, through conversation and stories, guests will deepen their understanding of the past and how it connects to today.
Dec 10, 2018 Mon 5:30 PMHARC Subcommittee
Regular Meeting
Dec 11, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMAlexandria Commission for Women Meeting
The Commission meets the second Tuesday of every month, from 7 - 9 p.m. in Room 2000 at City Hall.
Dec 11, 2018 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Dec 12, 2018 Wed 12:00 PMPost-employment Benefits (OPEB) Trust Board
The OPEB Trust Board will meet to discuss the investments of the OPEB Trust.
Dec 12, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Dec 13, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMSupplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board
Meeting of the Supplemental Retirement Plan Pension Board. The Board manages the investments of the pension plan assets. This plan provides retirement benefits for eligible General Schedule employees, Deputy Sheriffs, Medics, and Fire Marshals. During the meeting the Board may review the fund's investments and hear from current and potential investment ...
Dec 13, 2018 Thu 8:30 AMFire and Police Officers Pension Plan Board Meet
Due Diligence meeting of the Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan Board. The Board will review reports related to the investments of the pension fund The Board will also review related issues brought to their attention.
Dec 13, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMARHA Redevelopment Work Group Meeting
Monthly meeting of the ARHA Redevelopment Work Group
Dec 13, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBoard of Zoning Appeals
Monthly Board of Zoning Appeals hearing
Dec 13, 2018 Thu 7:30 PMBeautification Commission
Regular Meeting
Dec 14, 2018 Fri 6:00 PMAfter Work Concert Series
Join us in Old Town Alexandria each second Friday of the month for a concert sponsored by The Folklore Society of Greater Washington (FSGW) and The Office of Historic Alexandria.
Dec 15, 2018 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Dec 16, 2018 Sun 2:00 PMColonial Handbell Ringers Concert
The Colonial English Handbell Ringers perform clad in colonial attire, bringing a 5-octave set of nearly 80 handbells from the world-famous Whitechapel foundry in London.
Dec 17, 2018 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Dec 17, 2018 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Dec 18, 2018 Tue 6:00 PMAlexandria Renew Enterprises Board of Directors
Regular meeting, Edward Semonian Conference Room
Dec 19, 2018 Wed 9:00 AMD.M.V. Connect
DMV Connect is one of the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle's service outreach programs that serves Virginians who may not be able to travel to a DMV office.
Dec 19, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Dec 19, 2018 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
Scheduled meeting
Dec 19, 2018 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Old & Historic Alexandria District Hearing
Monthly Old & Historic Alexandria District Board of Architectural Review hearing
Dec 20, 2018 Thu 5:30 PMPHAC Advisory Commission Meeting
Regular monthly meeting
Dec 24, 2018 Mon 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
Dec 25, 2018 Tue 8:00 AMCity Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
City Offices Closed for Christmas Holiday
Dec 26, 2018 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Dec 31, 2018 Mon 12:00 AMVehicle Assessment Appeal Deadline
Deadline to appeal a Vehicle Personal Property tax assessment.
Jan 2, 2019 Wed 7:00 PMCity Council Installation
City Council Installation Ceremony
Jan 3, 2019 Thu 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Jan 7, 2019 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Jan 8, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Jan 12, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Jan 16, 2019 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Jan 16, 2019 Wed 7:00 PMEconomic Opportunities Commission
Scheduled meeting
Jan 22, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Jan 23, 2019 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Feb 2, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCondominium and Community Association Training
The Office of Housing periodically sponsors free workshops related to condominium and other community associations. Topics include the structure and governance of condominium communities; fair housing law related to community association management; and understanding, managing, and amending governing documents.
Feb 4, 2019 Mon 7:00 PMGeorge Washington Birthday Celebration Committee
Regular monthly meeting
Feb 5, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Feb 12, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Feb 17, 2019 Sun 10:00 AMRevolutionary War Day
Learn about the army life and fighting tactics of Revolutionary War soldiers at this annual George Washington Birthday weekend event.
Feb 18, 2019 Mon 11:00 AMParade Day Open House
Enjoy the annual George Washington parade and tour the tavern for FREE!
Feb 20, 2019 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Feb 21, 2019 Thu 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Feb 23, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Feb 26, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Feb 27, 2019 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Mar 1, 2019 Fri 12:00 AMBusiness License Tax Renewal and Payment Deadline
Deadline for existing businesses to renew and pay their Business License tax.
Mar 5, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMPlanning Commission Regular Monthly Meeting
Regular monthly meeting of the Planning Commission
Mar 12, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Mar 16, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Mar 20, 2019 Wed 7:00 PMTransportation Commission Monthly Meeting
Regularly scheduled meeting of the Transportation Commission.
Mar 26, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Mar 31, 2019 Sun 12:00 AMCar Tax High Mileage Assessment Appeal Deadline
Deadline to submit an appeal of vehicle personal property tax assessments due to high mileage.
Apr 6, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCondominium and Community Association Training
The Office of Housing periodically sponsors free workshops related to condominium and other community associations. Topics include the structure and governance of condominium communities; fair housing law related to community association management; and understanding, managing, and amending governing documents.
Apr 9, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Apr 13, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Apr 15, 2019 Mon 12:00 AMElderly/Disabled Tax Relief Filing Deadline
Filing deadline for the City's Real Estate and Personal Property tax relief programs for the elderly and disabled.
Apr 15, 2019 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Apr 23, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Apr 24, 2019 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
May 1, 2019 Wed 12:00 AMBusiness Personal Property Tax Filing Deadline
Deadline for filing Business Personal Property Tax returns.
May 14, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
May 18, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
May 18, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMFort Tours in honor of Armed Forces Day
Two 90-minute soldier-led tours of the fort will focus on the history of Fort Ward.
May 18, 2019 Sat 2:00 PMFort Tours in honor of Armed Forces Day
Two 90-minute soldier-led tours of the fort will focus on the history of Fort Ward.
May 22, 2019 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
May 28, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Jun 8, 2019 Sat 10:00 AMCivil War Camp Day
Civil War reenactors interpret soldier and civilian life in camps.
Jun 11, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Jun 15, 2019 Sat 12:00 AMFirst Half Real Estate Taxes Due
First-half Real Estate tax payments are due.
Jun 15, 2019 Sat 9:30 AMCity Council Public Hearing Meeting
Public Hearing Meeting
Jun 17, 2019 Mon 4:00 PMAlexandria Library Board FY2019 Meeting
Alexandria Library Board FY19 Meeting
Jun 25, 2019 Tue 7:00 PMCity Council Legislative Meeting
City Council Regular Meeting
Jun 26, 2019 Wed 2:30 PMAlexandria Community Policy Management Team
Scheduled Meeting
Oct 5, 2019 Sat 12:00 AMVehicle Personal Property Tax Payments Due
Vehicle Personal Property Tax (Car Tax) payments are due.
Oct 5, 2019 Sat 12:00 AMBusiness Personal Property Tax Payments Due
Business Personal Property tax payments are due.
Nov 15, 2019 Fri 12:00 AMSecond Half Real Estate Taxes Due
Second-half Real Estate tax payments are due.
Dec 31, 2019 Tue 12:00 AMVehicle Assessment Appeal Deadline
Deadline to appeal a Vehicle Personal Property tax assessment.

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