Historic Alexandria Calendar
Upcoming events from the Office of Historic Alexandria
| Feb 16, 2013|| Sat|| 11:00 AM||Family Legends of Alexandria Bookmaking Workshop|
This event is a fun and informative art class designed for families with children 6 – 12 years old. Participants will choose a “legend” in their family, write the story, and make it into a handmade storybook. The workshop will be led by Sushmita Mazumdar, a Greater Washington, DC area book artist, write, and educator.
| Feb 16, 2013|| Sat|| 5:30 PM||George Washington Birthnight Banquet and Ball|
Set in year 1799, you are invited to the recreation of this famous celebration of Washington’s Birthday. The evening includes an 18th-century banquet, English country dancing, dessert collation, character re-enactors, and General and Mrs. George Washington. Period costume optional, “after-five” attire encouraged. Festivities begin at 5:30 and cost ...