List of Calendar Events
|Nov 17, 2018||Sat||10:00 AM||Monthly Puppet Shows at Durant Arts Center|
The Office of the Arts in collaboration with the National Capital Puppetry Guild, a 501(c) 3 nonprofit charitable organization, are hosting a series of monthly family-friendly puppet shows at the Durant Arts Center. The puppet show series is designed especially for the very youngest of audiences, so toddlers are welcome. Two shows will be offered 10 ...
|Nov 23, 2018||Fri||6:00 PM||Tree Lighting Ceremony|
Light up the holiday season with Alexandria's annual tree lighting. The event will begin with a welcome by the Town Crier and remarks from Mayor Allison Silberberg, followed by a performance by Santa’s Frosty Follies from the Metropolitan Fine Arts Center, and a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
|Dec 3, 2018||Mon||6:30 PM||Poetry Workshop: Building Cultural Bridges|
Whether you call yourself a poet or an artist or a human, you can write poetry!! Wendi R. Kaplan, Poet Laureate, City of Alexandria invites you to join her for a series of Monday writing poetry workshops.
|Apr 27, 2019||Sat||10:00 AM||Alexandria Earth Day|
26th Annual Alexandria Earth Day Celebration, held at the Lenny Harris Memorial Fields at Braddock Park, adjacent to George Washington Middle School. Program includes children's activities; exhibits by community groups; food sales; Arbor Day tree planting, and Ellen Pickering Award.