Entertainment Calendar: Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Springfield
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Entertainment Calendar: Burke, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Springfield

2018 Britain on the Green best of show winner, a 1954 Allard K2 owned by Robert Morris of Great Falls.

2018 Britain on the Green best of show winner, a 1954 Allard K2 owned by Robert Morris of Great Falls. Photo by Arthur Fournier

Submit entertainment announcements at www.connectionnewspapers.com/Calendar/. The deadline is noon on Friday. Photos/artwork encouraged.

Wednesday/April 17

“Nazis and Me.” 7-8 p.m. at Patriots, 10560 Main St., Fairfax. Hate groups have always been a part of David Lawson’s life, from witnessing vandalism and bomb threats as a child to being trolled by Incels and Pepe the Frog worshipers as an adult. “Nazis and Me” is a one-man show about Lawson’s run-ins with hate set in a time where hateful Americans feel a strong sense of comfort: Right now. Suggested donation. Visit www.dtlawson.com for more.

Mason Symphony Orchestra & University Choirs. 8 p.m. in the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. The Mason Symphony Orchestra is comprised of string, wind, and percussion players from throughout the School of Music, but is open for participation by all qualified musicians pursuing any major at George Mason University. A seating audition is required for all members. In addition to performing works from the standard orchestral repertoire, the Symphony Orchestra routinely performs with the university choruses, and occasionally features new works by student composers, as well as commissioned works by faculty and other composers. $12 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth through 12. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/mason-symphony-orchestra-amp-university-choirs for tickets.

Thursday/April 18

Book Talk: Carter Glass. 7-8:30 p.m. at City of Fairfax Regional Library, 10360 North St., Fairfax City. A free presentation on Virginia politician Carter Glass, “the “father of the Federal Reserve System,” and his relevance to today’s financial headlines. Free. Registration required. Visit www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library or call 703-293-6227, ext 6. for more.

Friday/April 19

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Various Chamber Ensemble Concert I. 7 p.m. in the deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. Join the Mason Chamber Ensemble as they present a variety of works. Free and open to the public. Free and open to the public. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/various-chamber-ensemble-concert-i for details.

Saturday/April 20

Easter Egg Hunt. 9-11 a.m. at Franconia United Methodist Church, 6037 Franconia Road, Alexandria. Join Franconia UMC for an Easter Egg Hunt for all children from toddlers to 12th grade. The festivities start at 9 a.m. with breakfast and Easter egg hunting starts at 10:30. Free. Visit franconiaumc.org or call 703-971-5151.

Model Classic 2019. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax. Northern Virginia Modelers Chapter, International Plastic Modelers Society presents an annual exhibit of scale models, an educational and fun event for the entire family. The event features a display of hundreds of museum quality scale models; a modeling contest, with over 80 categories; model kit, book and supplies vendors; raffle prizes; demonstrations; and a make and take event for children. Adults, $8; under 18 free; $10 per family; contestants, $10 (includes admission). Visit www.novaipms.org for more.

Pet Adoption Event. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Pet Supplies Plus, 11054 Lee Highway, Fairfax. Find a new forever animal friend with the help of the City of Fairfax Animal Control and Animal Shelter. Visit www.fairfaxva.gov/government/police/programs/animal-control/adopt-a-pet for more.

Easter Eggstravaganza. 1-3 p.m. at the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. Jubilee Christian Center is sponsoring its annual Easter Eggstravaganza, in the grassy area behind the Fairfax County Government Center. The event is free, including egg rolls, moon bounces, face painting, games, and door prizes (at 1:45 and 2:45 p.m.). Call 703-383-1170 or visit www.jccag.org for more.

Parsons Dance. 8 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. New York City-based Parsons Dance is internationally celebrated for creating and performing American modern dance that is positive, life-affirming, enriching, and accessible. This ensemble has spread the joy of dance in more than 447 cities, 30 countries, and five continents. A pre-performance discussion with a member of the company begins 45 minutes prior to the performance. Family-friendly. $48, $41, $29. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/parsons-dance for tickets.

Wednesday/April 24

Lysistrata. 8 p.m. at deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. Lysistrata persuades the women of Greece to withhold sexual privileges from their husbands and lovers as a means of forcing the men to negotiate an end to the Peloponnesian War – a strategy, however, that inflames the battle between the sexes. $20 adults, $10 students, staff, seniors and groups. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/lysistrata for tickets.

Thursday/April 25

Mason Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band. 8 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. The Mason University Wind Symphony, led by composer-conductor Mark Camphouse is a select ensemble comprised of outstanding wind, brass, and percussion players in the School of Music and the University. The ensemble’s mission is to study and perform the best literature available for wind band, while emphasizing soloistic and orchestral performance practice. $12 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth through grade 12. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/mason-wind-symphony-and-symphonic-band for tickets.

The Wolves. 8 p.m. at deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. A timely play about a girls’ indoor soccer team that illuminates with the unmistakable ping of reality the way young selves are formed when innate character clashes with external challenges. $20 adults, $10 students, staff, seniors and groups. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/the-wolves for tickets.

Thursday/April 25-28

Huge Book Sale. Thursday, 3-9 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, noon-5 p.m. at George Mason Regional Library, 7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. Thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, and more at the George Mason Friends Spring Book Sale. Come early for the best selection, then come back on Sunday for half-price bargains. Free admission. Visit georgemasonfriends.blogspot.com or call 703-813-6616.

Friday/April 26

Valor Awards. 8:30 a.m. at the Springfield Golf & Country Club, 8301 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield. Fairfax County first responders will be honored at the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Valor Awards Breakfast. The event recognizes police, fire and sheriff deputies in the Greater Springfield area who selflessly serve and protect residents and businesses in the local community. To register, visit www.springfieldchamber.org/events/details/valor-awards-5760.

Girl Scout Daisies. Noon-1 p.m. at Pohick Library, 6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke. With so many new experiences to conquer and lessons to learn, a trusted partner and all-things-girl expert like Girl Scouts can be exactly what a girl needs to succeed in and out of the classroom. Learn more about Girl Scout Daisies, to play games, to sing songs, and more. Free. Contact Cheryl Osborne at cosborne@gscnc.org or 703-372-4341.

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Lysistrata. 8 p.m. at deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. Lysistrata persuades the women of Greece to withhold sexual privileges from their husbands and lovers as a means of forcing the men to negotiate an end to the Peloponnesian War – a strategy, however, that inflames the battle between the sexes. $20 adults, $10 students, staff, seniors and groups. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/lysistrata for tickets.

Friday-Sunday/April 26-28

The Medium and Suor Angelica. Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. at Harris Theatre, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. Two one-act operas: Menotti's The Medium and Puccini's Suor Angelica. $20 adults, $15 seniors, $5 youth through grade 12. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/opera-the-medium-and-suor-angelica for tickets.

Saturday/April 27

ECHO Yard Sale. 8 a.m.-noon at St. Bernadette Catholic School Gym, 7602 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield. Huge Yard Sale featuring table after table of fashion accessories, toys, home decorations, kitchen utensils, more. Proceeds benefit ECHO, an all-volunteer organization aiding people in need in the community. Admission free. Call 703-239-1678 or visit www.echo-inc.org.

Fairfax CASA Run. 10 a.m. at Fairfax County Courthouse, 4110 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax. Be part of the superhero family and community of volunteers and supporters who make a difference through Fairfax CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), where they all work to advocate for abused and neglected children right here in Fairfax County. Run in the 8k race, or dress up with your children — yes, superhero costumes, capes and all — for the 3k Superhero Children’s Fun Run. Food and drinks, prizes and a raffle, and more family fun waits at the finish line. $20-$35. Visit www.fairfaxrunforthechildren.com or www.fairfaxcasa.org.

Fundraiser: VFW Post 8469. 1-5 p.m. at Bowl America, 5615 Guinea Road, Burke. VFW Post 8469 will host a public bowling event to raise funds to help support veterans’ needs. The cost is $20 for three games and shoes, plus a raffle ticket to win either a decorative Flags of Valor Flag, a guided day hike in the Shenandoah, two tickets to Amy Grant at the Birchmere or a bowling ball. There will also be a Certified Service Offices on site to help with Veteran benefit issues.

Lysistrata. 2 p.m. at deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. Lysistrata persuades the women of Greece to withhold sexual privileges from their husbands and lovers as a means of forcing the men to negotiate an end to the Peloponnesian War – a strategy, however, that inflames the battle between the sexes. $20 adults, $10 students, staff, seniors and groups. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/lysistrata for tickets.

Fairfax Symphony Orchestra presents: Holst’s Planets. 8 p.m. at Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. The program includes Leshnoff: Starburst; Smetna: The Moldau and Sarka from Ma Vlast; Holst: The Planets, featuring the 2018 Fairfax County All-Stars Youth Orchestra. Pre-performance discussion at 7 pm: Join conductor Christopher Zimmerman and special guests. Tickets start at $30, $15 student tickets available. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/holst-39-s-the-planets.

Saturday-Sunday/April 27-28

The Wolves. Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. at deLaski Performing Arts Building, A105, TheaterSpace, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. A timely play about a girls’ indoor soccer team that illuminates with the unmistakable ping of reality the way young selves are formed when innate character clashes with external challenges. $20 adults, $10 students, staff, seniors and groups. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/the-wolves for tickets.

Sunday/April 28

Britain on the Green. 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. at Gunston Hall, 10709 Gunston Road, Lorton. The 22nd Britain on the Green show will feature two hundred British cars and motorcycles, music, food trucks, youth activities, and admission to Gunston Hall and grounds. $10 adult; $5 children 6-18. Visit www.capitaltriumphregister.com/bog/ or call 703-522-6571.

Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel: Chopin in Paris. 7 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. In this concert of piano music and commentary, Jeffrey Siegel presents the eminent Polish composer Frédéric Chopin and the gorgeous pieces he created while in Paris. Family-friendly. $44, $37, $26. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/keyboard-conversations-with-jeffrey-siegel-chopin-in-paris for tickets.

Monday/April 29

Mason Jazz Vocal Night-Spring. 8 p.m. the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. The Mason Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Carroll, offers opportunities for improvisation, performance, recording, writing, leadership and service. $12 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth through grade 12. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/mason-jazz-vocal-night-spring for tickets.

Tuesday/April 30

International Jazz Day Concert with the Mason Jazz Ensemble. 8 p.m. at the Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, on GMU’s Fairfax Campus. The Mason Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Carroll, offers opportunities for improvisation, performance, recording, writing, leadership and service. $12 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth through grade 12. Visit cfa.calendar.gmu.edu/international-jazz-day-with-mason-jazz for tickets.

Qualifying Site for 74th U.S. Women’s Open Championship. Springfield Golf & Country Club, 8301 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield. Conducted over 36 holes, sectional qualifying will be held at 25 courses, including four international sites, between April 22 and May 8. The championship is open to female professionals and amateurs with a Handicap Index not exceeding 2.4. Online entry applications are available now and continue through Wednesday, April 17, at 5 p.m. EDT at champs.usga.org. Visit uswomensopen.com.

Thursday/May 2

Britepaths’ Artful Living 2019. 7-10 p.m. at Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, Fairfax. Celebrate with Britepaths as they commemorate 35 years of helping struggling families and individuals thrive in the community. The evening will include a juried art show with art for sale, food, wine and beer, live entertainment by Batida Diferente, and a live auction. Proceeds from the evening support Britepaths’ work. $75, through April 11; $100, April 12-May 2. Visit britepaths.org/Art or call 703-273-8829.

Friday/May 3

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Saturday/May 4

Healthy Strides 5k/10k. 7 a.m. at Burke Lake Park, 7315 Ox Road, Burke. Head out to Burke Lake Park and join the Fairfax County Park Authority for the 8th annual Healthy Strides 5k/10k. Enjoy a scenic run around the grounds of Burke Lake Park. The 10k runs along a wooded path, taking runners around the lake. The 5k follows a tree-lined road through the park, is wheelchair accessible and stroller-friendly. Both courses are USATF certified. $35. Visit potomac.enmotive.com/events/register/2019-healthy-strides-community-5k-10k or call 703-814-7795.

Both Sides Tour XXII. 8:15 departure from Franconia Museum at the Franconia Governmental Center, 6121 Franconia Road. Join Don Hakenson, Ben Trittipoe and Carl Sell for an in-depth look at legendary “Stonewall” Jackson’s exploits that caused the Union command to change tactics even when defeated. This tour will cover a lot of ground and will arrive back in Franconia at 7 p.m. $100, includes bus, lunch, and a fast-food value card on the way home, and a contribution to the Franconia Museum. Bottled water will be provided on the bus. Contact Don Hakenson at 703-971-4984 or dhakenson@verizon.net.

City of Fairfax Band Performance. 7:30 p.m. at Ernst Cultural Center, Northern Virginia Community College, 8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. At the City of Fairfax Band’s concert, Aliferis will play “Tableaux de Provence” by Paule Maurice, on his alto saxophone. In the program, “American Vistas,” the band continues with an aural

feast of music that conjures up visions of America from the Shenandoah River of Virginia to the Sonoran Desert of Arizona and of both ends of the Mississippi River from the glacial lakes of Minnesota to the Cajun culture of southern Louisiana. $15 adult, $10 senior, students free. Get tickets at the door or at www.fairfaxband.org.

Sunday/May 5

Goat Yoga. Noon. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/May 8

Sip and Swing. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

May 8-June 2

Featured Artist: Anne Hollis. Gallery hours at Arches Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton. The whimsical exhibition, titled “Cirque du Plume,” is a series of mixed media collage artworks that depict circus acts performed by intrepid birds while dually representing family life. Visit archesgallery.weebly.com for more.

Friday/May 10

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Saturday/May 11

Together in Teal 5k. 8 a.m.-noon at Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. This family-friendly event is the signature fundraiser for the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Run or walk the beautiful shaded course – all to support women with this deadly disease. $45 adults, $20 children under 12. Visit runwalk.ovarian.org/dcmetro or call 571-234-5231.

Artist’s Reception: Anne Hollis. 6 p.m. at Arches Gallery, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton. The whimsical exhibition, titled “Cirque du Plume,” is a series of mixed media collage artworks that depict circus acts performed by intrepid birds while dually representing family life. Visit archesgallery.weebly.com for more.

Friday/May 17

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Sunday/May 19

19th FinishLyme 5K/1K. 6:45 a.m. at Fairfax Corner, 4100 Monument Corner Drive, Fairfax. Registration is open for DryHome’s 9th Annual FinishLyme (formerly LoudounLyme), which includes a 5K and 1K family walk/fun run. The May 2019 event educates the public on the dangers of tick-borne diseases and raises much needed funding to find a cure for Lyme disease. $35 for adults/$25 for children under 14. After May 16, registration is $40/$30. Visit www.FinishLyme.org.

Wine, Whiskers and Wags. 1-5 p.m. at Paradise Springs Winery, 13219 Yates Ford Road, Clifton. Annual fundraising event for Friends of the Fairfax County Animal Shelter will feature silent auction, adoptable pets and training demonstrations. Admission includes heavy hors d’oeuvres, beverages, a ticket for a glass of wine or a wine tasting, a keepsake wine glass, dog demonstrations, participation in the silent auction and access to exhibitors. Tickets are required and may be purchased in

advance for $45 at www.ffcas.org; tickets may also be purchased at the

event for $55.

Monday/May 20

Fundraiser: Golf Outing. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Country Club of Fairfax, 5110 Ox Road, Fairfax. The Fairfax High School Athletic Boosters are organizing their 8th Annual Golf Tournament. Proceeds from this tournament will help fund the Fairfax High School

Athletic teams’ activities and equipment to offset budget cutbacks. $125. Visit fairfaxhighsports.org/page/3163 to donate or register.

Friday/May 24

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Sunday/May 26

21st Annual “Ride of the Patriots.” After assembling at Patriot Harley-Davidson on Lee highway in Fairfax, the parade of bikers will follow a route to the Pentagon where it will join with hundreds of thousands of other bikers for the 32nd annual “Rolling Thunder,” the massive parade of bikes headed to the National Mall and the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial to pay their respects to their fallen comrades and to remember all those who have given their lives. Visit www.rideofthepatriots.com for more.

Friday/May 31

B-I-N-G-O. 7 p.m. at Fire Station 3, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Enjoy free coffee, entertaining callers, a friendly atmosphere, $1,000 guaranteed jackpot, treasure chest progressive raffles, and good food available for purchase. All proceeds go to purchasing fire and rescue equipment. Visit www.fairfaxvfd.com or call 703-273-3638 for more.

Saturday/June 8

Movie Night: Rio. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/June 12

Sip and Swing. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/June 15

39th Annual Spring Civil War Mosby Bus Tour. The bus will leave Truro Parish, 10520 Main St., Fairfax City, promptly at 8:30 a.m. (return 5:30 p.m.) The tour will stop at Mount Zion Church, Aldie Mill, the Hathaway House (where Mosby climbed out on a limb), Old Whitewood and more. $65 members of the Stuart-Mosby Historical Society; $75 for non-members. To sign up contact Don Hakenson at 703-971-4984 or email dhakenson@verizon.net.

Saturday/June 22

Movie Night: Fantastic Mr. Fox. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Saturday/June 29

Goat Yoga. Noon. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/July 10

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/Aug. 17

Movie Night: The Princess Bride. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/Aug. 21

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/Aug. 24

Movie Night: Ice Age. Dusk. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Wednesday/Sept. 11

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Wednesday/Oct. 9

Nine and Wine. 5-8 p.m. at Laurel Hill Golf Club, 8701 Laurel Crest Drive, Lorton. Enjoy a round on Virginia's newest golf course. Price includes range balls, golf cart and nine holes of golf and a glass of wine. This event welcomes the first 12 people who RSVP. Come solo or bring a friend. Payment will be made upon arrival at the event venue. Check in at to pro shop at least 15 minutes prior to the start time. Member, $32; |non-members, $42. RSVP to Roberta Korzen at roberta.korzen@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-324-8782.

Saturday/Nov. 30

2nd Annual Liberty Turkey Trot. 9 a.m. Liberty Lorton, the former prison turned new development, is hosting a series of events that includes barnyard yoga, outdoor movie nights, and the second annual Turkey Trot. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty. Events are open to residents and non-residents of Liberty alike. Visit thelibertylife.com for more.

Ongoing

Farmers Market. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Springfield Town Center, 6699 Spring Mall Drive, Springfield. Visit www.facebook.com/SpringfieldFoodworks/.

Second Saturdays. 6-9 p.m. at the Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Road, Lorton. The Second Saturday Art Walk is the perfect time to meet nearly 85 Resident and Associate Artists, creating art in the studios or exhibiting in our galleries. Experience performances of dance, cabaret, comedy, big band, jazz, and theater. Indulge in classes in the art of mixology or cuisines from around the globe. Enjoy art exhibitions in nine galleries of the region’s finest sculpture, painting, glass, ceramics, and fiber art works. Visit www.workhousearts.org/.

Senior Line Dancing. Mondays, 1 p.m.; Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m. at Little RIver Glen Senior Center, 4001 Barker Court, Fairfax. Line Dancing is a gentle, social form of aerobic activity. Studies have shown it aids in warding off Alzheimer's disease. No previous experience needed. Cost: $5 per 8-week session. Email barbriba@hotmail.com or call 703-524-3739.

Fairfax Pets on Wheels New Volunteer Orientation. An orientation for new volunteers interested in visiting residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities with their approved pets through the Fairfax Pets On Wheels program is held the first Wednesday of every month starting at 7:30 p.m. Visit www.fpow.org for each month’s location. Prior to attending, please complete the online application found at www.fpow.org/volunteer. www.fpow.org, 703-324-5424 or dfspetsonwheels@fairfaxcounty.gov.

Carolina Shag. Wednesdays, 6:30-10 p.m. at Arlington/Fairfax Elks Lodge, 8421 Arlington Blvd., Fairfax. Free lessons at 7:30 p.m. No partners needed. Dinner menu. $8. Under 21 free. nvshag.org.

FUN-Exercise Thursdays, noon-12:50 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church Family Room, 7434 Bath St., Springfield. Inova certified exercise instructor leads a moderate level exercise class with music and current events conversation. Muscle, Balance, Strength Training using stretch bands and weights both standing and seated exercises. Instructor donation is $5. moorefitt@yahoo.com or 703-499-6133.

Exercise Program Mondays and Fridays at 9:30 a.m. year-round at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 5114 Twinbrook Road, Fairfax. The exercises are for strength, balance and maintaining limberness. Contact SCFB office at 703-426-2824 for more information.

Cafe Ivrit (Hebrew Cafe). Wednesdays. 8:15-9:15 a.m. Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia, 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax. Shalom (hello) Did you always want to converse in Hebrew? Join Na’ama each week for conversational Hebrew. You will learn and practice Hebrew in a fun and interactive way while learning more about Israel. Free, however we ask that you try to attend regularly. RSVP Naama.Gold@jccnv.org.

Smoke Free Bingo. 7 p.m. Every Friday. Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department, 4081 University Drive, Fairfax. Free coffee, entertaining callers, $1,000 jackpot (with breaks for smoking friends). www.fairfaxvd.com. 703-273-3638.

English Conversation Groups weekly at George Mason, Burke Centre, and Lorton Libraries Practice and improve your English. Day and start times vary. Visit: va.evanced.info/fairfaxcounty/lib/eventcalendar.asp

Funday Monday 10:30 a.m., every Monday at Old Town Hall, 3999 University Drive, Fairfax. There will be music, movement, storytelling, performances, crafts, and more. It is open to children of all ages, however especially for those who haven’t yet started school. Programs are free and open to the public, donations are gratefully appreciated. There is ample free parking in the downtown area, and stroller access at the rear of Old Town Hall on Main St. 703-385-7858 www.fairfaxva.gov/culturalarts for more.