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    Date    TimeEvent
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 6:00 PMAlexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Annual event at which the City tree is lit, performances and a visit by Santa to open the Holiday season. Pre-show concert will begin at 5:15 pm.
    Nov 30, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMEclipse Chamber Recital at the Lyceum
    30 Eclipse Chamber Recital: Music for Woodwinds - Theresa Cigan and Paul Cigan (clarinet). Music by Robert Schumann, Krommer, Lutoslawski, and others TBD.
    Dec 3, 2014 Wed 6:00 PMWaterfront Community Open House
    The public and all stakeholders are invited to attend. The Open House will be organized to include the following: (1) A Program to review draft proposed phasing options for Waterfront Implementation and to provide the community with an opportunity to express their priorities for implementation; and (2) Exhibitor tables, accessible prior to and after ...
    Dec 6, 2014 Sat 11:00 AMScottish Christmas Walk Parade
    44th Annual Scottish Christmas Walk Parade
    Dec 7, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Dec 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 AMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Dec 10, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 11, 2014 Thu 7:00 PMWaterfront Committee and Park & Recreation Comm.
    Joint Public Hearing on Waterfront Plan Phasing Options
    Dec 14, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMColonial English Handbell Ringers Recital
    The Colonial English Handbell Ringers present "Suite Dreams" this holiday season featuring an 80-plus handbell performance of several beloved Nutcracker Suite selections. This year's holiday concert will also include some new arrangements of popular classics, and of course, the ever-popular audience participation sing along. Join us as we ring in a ...
    Dec 14, 2014 Sun 4:00 PMColonial English Handbell Ringers Recital
    The Colonial English Handbell Ringers present "Suite Dreams" this holiday season featuring an 80-plus handbell performance of several beloved Nutcracker Suite selections. This year's holiday concert will also include some new arrangements of popular classics, and of course, the ever-popular audience participation sing along. Join us as we ring in a ...
    Dec 16, 2014 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Dec 16, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
    Regular meeting
    Dec 18, 2014 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
    Marina Committee meeting
    Dec 24, 2014 Wed 1:00 PMWaterski Santa Show 2014
    In its 29th consecutive year, Santa Claus and his merry band waterski into Washington, DC. Come watch along the Alexandria waterfront.
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMFirst Night Alexandria
    Family friendly celebration of the new year through the performing arts.
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 2:00 PMAlexandria Archaeology First Night Family Program
    Potter's Art Family Program: Learn about Alexandria's salt-glazed stoneware potters at this fun, hands-on First Night Alexandria program. Discover the unique styles and techniques between H.C. Smith (1825-1841) and B.C. Milburn (1841-1876). Create your own take-home design on paper using markers, paint, or both at this free, kid-friendly activity.
    Feb 21, 2015 Sat 3:00 PMTea with Martha Washington - Scout event
    Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests?
    Feb 22, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMTea with Martha Washington - Scout event
    Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests?
    Mar 28, 2015 Sat 7:00 PM11th Annual Rum Punch Challenge
    Enjoy different rum punch creations in historic tavern.
    May 17, 2015 Sun 3:00 PMTea with Martha Washington - Scout event
    Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests?

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