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    Calendar of Events

    List of Calendar Events

    Date    TimeEvent
    Aug 31, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Pianist Thomas Pandolfi: Music by Chopin (2 polonaises, 2 Etudes, Nocturne and Fantasy-Impromptu) and Gershwin (Improvisation on Three Gershwin Songs, Rhapsody in Blue.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 10:00 AMPink Heals Tour
    Cancer Awareness event supporting women and raising awareness by displaying pink fire trucks and pink police vehicles. Cancer awareness t-shirts will be sold to help support those women in the community who have battled cancer.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Sep 7, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Today's performance features Pianist Haskell Small. A program of Federico Mompou – Musica Callada, Books one through four.
    Sep 8, 2014 Mon 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission - Executive Committee
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 8:00 AMHistorical Restoration and Preservation Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 10, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Sep 11, 2014 Thu 5:00 PMWaterfront Commission Marina Committee
    Marina Committee meeting
    Sep 13, 2014 Sat 7:00 AMRagnar Relay Dc
    Running Relay on the Mt. Vernon Trail
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 10:00 AM12th Annual Alexandria Festival of the Arts
    Outdoor arts festival, annual, cultural and community gathering opportunity.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President Madison as he discusses and engages guests about political and personal issues of 1814.
    Sep 14, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMSummer Chamber Series at the Lyceum (WMPA)
    The Washington Metropolitan Philharmonic Association presents its Summer Chamber Series at the Lyceum. Today's performance features Guitarist Piotr Pakhomkin. Music by Scarlatti, Johann Kaspar Mertz, Frandisco Tarrega, Albeniz, Rodrigo, and Nicolo Paganini.
    Sep 15, 2014 Mon 7:30 PMPublic Records Advisory Commission
    Regular monthly meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:30 AMWaterfront Commission
    Scheduled meeting
    Sep 16, 2014 Tue 7:00 PMHuman Rights Commission
    Regular meeting
    Sep 21, 2014 Sun 12:00 PMAlfred Street Babtist Church Cookout/Carnival
    A bi-annual cookout held at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. A family friendly event activities include; putt-putt, volley ball, moon bounce and more.
    Oct 5, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Oct 7, 2014 Tue 6:00 PMThrough the Eyes (and Pen) of Julia Wilbur
    In October 1862, an abolitionist named Julia Wilbur traveled south from Rochester, NY, to Alexandria. She spent most of the next 3 years here, witnessing many of the pivotal moments of the Civil War. How did a single woman manage to get here? What did she do once she arrived? And how do we know? As part of Virginia Archaeology Month, Paula Whitacre ...
    Oct 11, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting History Walking Tour
    Explore Alexandria’s firefighting history on the “Blazing a Trail: Alexandria’s Firefighting History” tour. Participants learn about volunteer firefighting in early Alexandria, three devastating fires, and the five volunteer fire companies. The tour begins at the historic Friendship Firehouse, goes east on Prince Street, and returns to Friendship ...
    Oct 22, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Oct 25, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMFirefighting in Civil War Alexandria Walking Tour
    When Virginia joined the Confederacy, Union troops occupied Alexandria and it became a center for transportation, supplies and medicine. Most municipal functions were assumed by the U.S. Army under the authority of the military governor. The “We’ve Been Burned: Alexandria Firefighters During the Civil War” walking tour will explore firefighting during ...
    Nov 2, 2014 Sun 2:00 PMFirst-Person Workshop
    This 4-part workshop taught by an experienced first-person interpreter will demonstrate how to research and develop a first-person character, select appropriate period clothes, offer practice sessions in character, and provide an opportunity (and goal) to step out onto the “stage” during Gadsby’s Tavern Museum’s 2014 Candlelight Tour Program.
    Nov 8, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 12, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Nov 15, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 7:00 AM2 Annual Usatf 12k National Road Race Championship
    National foot race
    Nov 16, 2014 Sun 3:00 PMPresidential Salon with James Madison
    Join President Madison as he discusses and engages guests about political and personal issues of 1814.
    Nov 22, 2014 Sat 1:00 PMOrnament Decorating at Friendship Firehouse
    Come decorate and take home dough ornaments made in shapes inspired by firefighting. Put your own unique embellishments on forms such as fire helmets, fire trucks, and fire hydrants. They are great decorations for the home or office, during the holidays or any time of year --- and make excellent gifts! Don’t miss this opportunity to create a special ...
    Nov 28, 2014 Fri 7:00 PMAlexandria Tree Lighting Ceremony
    Annual event at which the City tree is lit, performances and a visit by Santa to open the Holiday season.
    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 10, 2014 Wed 7:30 PMBAR Parker-Gray District Hearing
    Monthly Parker-Gray District Board of Architectural Review hearing
    Dec 31, 2014 Wed 12:00 PMFirst Night Alexandria
    Family friendly celebration of the new year through the performing arts.

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