Dixie Power Trio to Perform at the ‘Jazz Coffeehouse’

January 28, 2015 11:30 AM0 comments

Dixie Power Trio, which actually features four performs, will be the featured act at the Jazz Coffeehouse performance at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church this Saturday, Jan. 31, from 7 – 9:30 p.m. There will be music, coffee and desserts at the event, located at 3022 Woodlawn Ave., Falls Church, and […]

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Winter Reading Program Starts at Mary Riley Styles

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The Winter Reading Program “Snuggle with a Book!” at Mary Riley Styles Public Library starts next Monday, Feb. 2 and lasts through Monday, March 2. Children from birth – five years old are invited to read as many books as they can during the month. Anyone who reads at least 20 different […]

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Falls Church Elementary PTA Hosts International Night

January 27, 2015 7:03 PM0 comments

Despite the rain, sleet and snow on Friday night, about 800 people showed up for the 2nd annual Falls Church Elementary Parent Teacher Association-sponsored Come Fly with Me International Night at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School to celebrate the cultural diversity in Falls Church City. Hosts at each of the 25 […]

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Creative Cauldron Announces 2015 Camp Registration

January 26, 2015 1:37 PM0 comments

Creative Cauldron announced its 2015 schedule of arts adventure camps last week. Children in grades pre-k – eighth grade are eligible to enroll in the camp, though all campers must be over age 4. The performance arts organization is kicking off its camp schedule by bringing back its Agents of Imagination: the […]

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F.C. Resident Studies in France During Interim Semester

January 23, 2015 12:00 PM0 comments

Elizabeth Rhee, a senior at Wofford College, is studying in France during the interim term at the school. At Wofford, the interim term allows students and professors to concentrate for the month of January on a single study project of his or her choosing. Interim projects are designed to move […]

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Corpus Christi School Holding Open House on Jan. 26

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The Corpus Christi School is hosting an open house next Monday, Jan. 26, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at both of its campuses: the Early Childhood Center at 7506 St. Philip Ct., Falls Church, and the Elementary/Middle School at 3301 Glen Carlyn Road, Falls Church. Corpus Christi offers schooling for […]

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Henderson Students Present Studies, Experiments at Annual Science Fair

January 21, 2015 4:45 PM0 comments

Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School students in the seventh and eighth grade shared their science experiments and studies at the school science fair last Friday. Topics ranged from how ants are attracted (above) to recipes for homemade butter to purifying water using pine bark.

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FCCPS Students’ Art Work Showing at Art and Frame

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STUDENTS FROM FALLS CHURCH CITY schools entered the annual Falls Church Student Art Contest and their work is currently on display at Art and Frame of Falls Church through the end of the month. The 13 winners selected from the entries will be featured in the FIRSTFriday online calendar.

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D.C. Bluegrass Festival Comes to Tysons Corner

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The D.C. Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Sheraton Tysons Hotel, located at 8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, on Feb. 27 and 28 with a lineup of national and regional bluegrass outfits. Dobro legend Jerry Douglas and The Earls of Leicester are headlining the show on Saturday, Feb. 28. […]

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McLean Rotary Club Hosting 4th Annual Chocolate Festival

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The McLean Rotary Club is hosting its 4th annual chocolate festival this Sunday, Jan. 25, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the McLean Community Center, located at 1234 Ingleside Ave., Falls Church. At the festival, there will be a variety of chocolate vendors, a children’s game roo featuring performances […]

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