Workhouse Arts Center Hosts First Ever Fall Festival

September 1, 2015 10:48 AM0 comments

by Kate Karstens The Workhouse Arts Center will present its first Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 26, and Sunday, Sept. 27, featuring over 100 artists from across the nation. The Workhouse has prescreened all artists to make sure only handmade products would be sold. Items available for sale include: exhibit […]

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Boy Scout Troop 814 Treks Through New Mexico Wilderness

August 31, 2015 2:57 PM0 comments

Boy Scouts from Troop 814 and their leaders recently completed a trek through the Sangre de Cristo Mountains at Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, NM. Philmont covers 214 square miles of vast wilderness with trails that climb from 6,500 feet to as high as 12,441 feet. During their trek the scouts hiked over 40 […]

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One More Page Announces September Events

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by Kate Karstens One More Page Books of Arlington will be hosting a collection of authors throughout the month of September. Events include wine tasting, author talks and book signings, among other events. On Wednesday, Sept. 9th at 7 p.m., Avraham Azrieli will discuss and sign his latest novel, The Bootstrap […]

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F.C. Resident Receives Distinguished Alumni Award

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by Kate Karstens William Roberts III of Falls Church will receive the Distinguished Alumnus Award from his alma mater, Black Hills State University, the school announced last week. The awards ceremony will take place during a homecoming luncheon on Friday, Oct. 9. Roberts graduated from Black Hills State University with […]

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McLean Project for the Arts Presents 3 New Exhibits

August 28, 2015 3:42 PM0 comments

by Kate Karstens The McLean Project for the Arts presents three new contemporary art exhibits opening Sept.10. All created by local artists and curated by Nancy Sausser, these new approaches to art will stun gallery visitors. The Emerson Gallery will feature An Art for the Future by Robin Rose, an […]

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Post 130 Holds Another Lizzie Borden Axe Throwing Contest

August 25, 2015 1:20 PM0 comments

Falls Church American Legion Post 130 is holding another Lizzie Borden Axe Throwing Contest this Saturday, Aug. 29. Post 130 held its 5th Annual Lizzie Borden Axe Throwing Contest in early August, but are having another contest only a few weeks later due to popular demand. The event is open […]

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F.C. Students Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

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Several students from Falls Church earned academic honors from colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation during the spring 2015 semester. Elizabeth Crowther has been named to first honors on the dean’s list at Clark University, where students must earn a grade point average of 3.8 or higher […]

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McLean Players Gears Up to Premiere ‘Calendar Girls’

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by Kate Karstens The McLean Community Players’ production of Tim Firth’s Calendar Girls will premiere Friday, September 18 at the Alden Theater. Bob Sams, the director will lead his award-winning cast and crew as they produce this adaptation of one of the most popular British plays in history. The McLean […]

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Registration Open for McLean Community Center Fall Classes

August 24, 2015 3:31 PM0 comments

by Kate Karstens Registration is open for McLean Community Center’s fall classes. Residents of Small District 1A-Dranesville will receive a discount on fees, as well as any senior citizens over 60. There are over 100 classes to sign up for, all convenient and affordable for citizens. Adults can sign up for […]

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F.C. Democratic Committee Holds Annual Ice Cream Social

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The Falls Church Democratic Committee will be holding their annual Ice Cream Social on Labor Day, Sept. 7 from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. The event will be held rain or shine in the picnic shelter at Cherry Hill Park at 300 Park Avenue. It will be free of charge and is […]

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