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    Calendar of Events

    List of Calendar Events

    Date    TimeEvent
    Mar 3, 2015 Tue 6:00 PMMorrison House Presents: Hampton Mansion and the C
    Join local historian John H. Sprinkle Jr., PhD, for an animated discussion on the Hampton Mansion and the establishment of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
    Mar 7, 2015 Sat 12:30 PMBallyshaners St. Patrick's Day Parade
    Day's events include a fun dog show at 11:00 a.m. at Market Square. A car show on N. Pitt St. and a parade down King Street.
    Mar 9, 2015 Mon 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Mar 11, 2015 Wed 8:00 AMHistorical Restoration and Preservation Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Mar 11, 2015 Wed 7:30 PMFirst Ladies of the Civil War
    This illustrated lecture will explore the lives of Varina Howell Davis and Mary Todd Lincoln, examining them not only as First Ladies but also as wives, mothers, and widows.
    Mar 14, 2015 Sat 3:00 PMHer Story: Women in Action (Girl Scout event)
    Her Story: Women in Action for Girl Scout Daisies and Brownies. Celebrate women and learn about issues important to women and girls in your community at this special event! Girl Scout Daisies, Brownies, and their accompanying adults will participate in hands-on activities, talk with a panel of Girl Scouts and discover how scouting empowered them, and ...
    Mar 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
    Mar 16, 2015 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
    Regular scheduled meeting, Room 1102A
    Mar 17, 2015 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Mar 17, 2015 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Regular meeting
    Mar 17, 2015 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
    Regular meeting
    Mar 21, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMJava Jolt – Almost a Boom: A Brief History of New
    Friends of Alexandria Archaeology (FOAA) is sponsoring a Java Jolt Lecture with author Jay Roberts.
    Mar 21, 2015 Sat 11:00 AMDocent-Led Tour of Friendship Firehouse Museum
    Come for an in-depth guided tour of Friendship’s firehouse.
    Mar 25, 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.
    Mar 28, 2015 Sat 10:00 AMFriends of Alexandria Archaeology (FOAA) Annual Me
    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.
    Apr 8, 2015 Wed 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 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 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.
    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 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 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 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
    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.
    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
    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
    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
    Dec 12, 2015 Sat 12:00 PMCivil War Christmas in Camp
    Some activities weather dependent.

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